Treat yourself to a night on the town in Mexico City! This world capital caters to all forms of after dark entertainment, from rustic cantina and antro parties, to chic upscale jazz and piano performances. After a day of cultural enrichment and fun activities, discover Mexico’s rich heritage through music and dance, and sample authentic Mexican cuisine and local drinks in this city’s thriving nightlife.
With so many bars, clubs and lounges at every corner, it can be very difficult to choose among the very best. If you find yourself in Mexico City for a short while, here are a couple of places you shouldn’t miss.
Ay Caramba! Visit this bar at the Sheraton María Isabel for some live Mexican tunes! Bar Jorongo boasts the best Mariachi band in the city and it hosts a lively crowd of people that may even pull you in for a dance or two! If you’re looking for a truly local affair, then you’ll be sure to have a good time at Bar Jorongo!
This rooftop bar and terrace houses a wonderful view of the Mexico City skyline. Area is known to have a great selection of drinks and cocktails, which will satisfy anyone’s tastes! If you pop by in the day, you’ll get a chance to work on your tan by the pool. By night, Area is transformed into an Electronic Bar that entertains Mexico’s elite.
One of the most famous and historic Mexican cantinas, La Ópera is decked in red velvet and oozes luxe and grandeur. Despite its grand interior, it has an affordable menu which appeals to true gastronomes. When you visit, don’t forget to look for the bullet hole left by revolutionary hero, Pancho Villa! That’s as exciting as it gets!
Go salsa dancing at this Cuban nightclub which features the very best Latin music that is sure to get your feet tapping to the beat! Cheap drinks, and a great buzz all year round, makes this hot spot one of the most popular places in Mexico City.
Cabaret La Perla
Catch a late night show at the Cabaret La Perla for a truly unforgettable experience! See some of the best female performers belt out some fantastic tunes in their elaborate costumes, reeling you in with their enchanting presence. Make sure to get tickets early, as they go by fast!
Salón Los Angeles
With its slogan ‘whoever doesn’t know Salón Los Angeles, doesn’t know Mexico,’ this club truly transports you back to the 1930s, to a scene right out of Mexican cinema. Its vast dance floors have been graced by well known Latin musicians and dancers, and will carry their rhythm to you as well.
Mexico City is home to one of the most vibrant night scenes in the world. Whether you want to go shopping, catch a drink at a bar, or display your smooth, smooth moves on the dance floor, Mexico City has not one, but several options available to you. We’re sure you’ll have a truly delightful time!