Popular Nightclubs in Rome
Akab RomeAkab is one of the most well-known clubs in Rome for dancing the night away. In this multi-level club you can find several different dance floors that each have their own music style. This club attracts slightly younger crowds, and the drinks are flowing from the generous beer bar all night.
La CabalaThis is an enormous club, and it is one of the most exclusive bars in Rome. If you want a night out that is characterized by elegance, this is place to be, but you should be aware that there is a strict door policy to get into this chic restaurant and club.
Shari Vari PlayhouseIf you want to feel upmarket, come to the Shari Vari Playhouse. This is not a bar that does anything by half measures, and you can expect everyone to be dressed well to match the chic interior. It is possible to reserve a table as a base for your night of dancing on the three different dance floors.
Goa ClubIf you want to go big on your night out, make your way to the Goa club. This is an internationally renowned club that offers up the best in house music to get you going for the whole night.
Piper ClubThis is a bar that targets a slightly younger crowd, but it offers up music from all decades. This is a fantastic place to go dancing and the fun combination of modern and older music will not stop all night.
Art CaféThis is one of Rome's most happening bars, and is located under the Villa Borghese parking complex. Here you will find a large range of music across several floors, with private lounges off to the sides. Expect to dress up fashionably and dance all night
L’AlibiL'Alibi club has been made in a cave under Monte dei Cocci, and it is one of Rome's best gay-friendly clubs. This is another club that offers multiple dance floors and multiple rooms for a night of dancing and drinking.
QubeThis is a massive three-storey club that offers up a different music vibe on every floor. This is a good bar if you want a few more locals than tourists, and you can expect a good night on any weekend night (and on Fridays it is a gay-friendly night).
Dress Code for Rome nightclubs
If you are going clubbing in Rome, you should expect to dress up and rub shoulders with the young and stylish. It is probably better to be a little overdressed than underdressed, especially if you are going to one of the more elegant bars - some of them have strict door policies. For men you will be wearing a shirt and tie and dress shoes. For ladies you should be dressed for a classy night.
1. Ex Dogana in San Lorenzo
The Ex Dogana is a complex of industrial warehouses that has become more than a nightclub. There are several rooms with different music, you can find techno or a rock music concert, open spaces and street food restaurants.
2. The Sanctuary Eco Retreat
Next to Colle Oppio with a tropical theme The Sanctuary, an open and pleasant space, in addition to the restaurant there is an exotic bar with live djset.
3. Lanificio 159.
In the Pietralata area, it is a very large complex that includes several spaces and in which some of the best evenings of the Capital are organized. The club is beautiful and interesting artistic programming
One of the most popular discos in the area of Testaccio, fun evenings are organized and however along the way there are plenty of clubs. There is never the risk of not knowing what to do!
5. Cinema Avorio
The Cinema Avorio in the Pigneto neighborhood is an old cinema built under fascism that today hosts music evenings with live DJ sets. It is a truly unique place to see, dancing in a 1920s cinema with the ceiling that opens up is indescribable.
It’s a really nice place with different events. From tuesday to sunday you can go for the aperitif: you’ll pay your drink and will have big buffet with no limits.
Vinile organizes some particular events also with live music. For example, every tuesday, you have the possibility to learn and play swing (because there is a little initial lesson) with live music.
If you a disco music lover you can go in the weekend.
One of the most big and popular disco in Rome. Here you can find especially big events or fashion events too.