Nightlife in Zurich: Parties, Concerts, Bars, and Clubs

Zurich’s nightlife is renowned far and wide and offers the largest and most colorful choice of parties in the whole of Switzerland.

Night owls and party-goers will find a huge selection of bars, clubs, and event locations in Zurich – ranging from a beer or cocktail bar in the multicultural Langstrasse quarter to the famous electro music clubs in the up-and-coming Zürich-West.

Cult bars such as the Widder Bar and the Kronenhalle Bar have been delighting guests for years with their top-quality beverages. And while the open-air bars are a popular meeting place for young and old in summer, the first-class concert venues celebrate their high season in fall and winter. They inspire music lovers with excellent sound quality and a host of international stars.

Good to know:

  1. Langstrasse is Zurich’s most popular entertainment district.
  2. Night owls can satisfy their hunger at takeout stands until late into the night.
  3. Smoking is prohibited in Zurich’s locales; however, many offer so-called “Fumoirs” (smoker’s rooms).
  4. With the Zürich Card, party-goers can benefit from, among other things, free admission to the Mascotte Club or the Casino, as well as a complimentary cocktail and other discounts at selected locations.

Important

The opening times of stores, service providers, and institutions in Zurich may vary. It is therefore advisable to contact the respective establishment in advance.

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