These Paris venues are sure to get you groovin'

Paige Donner

By , Local Expert, Paris
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Few pursuits tap into the pleasures of nightlife more than dancing. Giving yourself over to the rhythms, the lights, and the energy is a total release. When you want that feeling, head to some of the best dance clubs in Paris. Top DJs get the energy moving, and your fellow clubbers ensure that there's plenty to see along the way. To follow the beautiful people, head to the VIP Room ; for a more rock-n-roll experience, give the Bus Palladium a try. Either way, 10Best will make sure you know the best places to dance in Paris.

If you're the type that likes to try out a few venues during a night-out, you'll want to check out a...  Read more »

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    VIP Room

    This is where the crème de la crème of the international jetset hang. When they're not in St. Tropez, that is.

    Local Expert Tip: "Book a table at the upstairs Italian restaurant and you're a sure shoo-in when the club gets started around midnight. "

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    White Room

    Views over the Seine and Eiffel Tower, top DJs and the shiny-people crowd give you that Seventh Heaven feeling.

    Local Expert Tip: "Only open on Saturday nights, but near both Le Baron and Le Showcase."

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    Social Club

    The guys behind the Social Club also do Silencio, both are go-to Paris nightclubs.

    Local Expert Tip: "Have a look at the building,the former print shop of a leading Paris newspaper (now defunct)."

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    Chez Raspoutine

    Mythical authentic Parisian club. It's a classic that has seen a revival in its trendspot status in recent years.

    Local Expert Tip: "Decor created by the designer Erté, Russia's own."

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    Bus Palladium

    • Type: Dance Club
    • Neighborhood: 9ème Arrondissement

    A Paris night out on the town landmark and also right in the middle of the too-cool-for-school SoPi (South Pigalle) district.

    Local Expert Tip: "Try the new rock-n-roll themed menu after you've worked up an appetite from dancing. "

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    Is there a more unique location than a nightclub under the Pont Alexandre III Bridge in Paris? I think not!

    Local Expert Tip: "Still and always one of the coolest nightclubs in Paris. Try to stick around long enough for breakfast."

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    Titty Twister

    Jessica Alba dropped by recently during her Paris Fashion Week visit.

    Local Expert Tip: "Cocktails named Ticket to The Moon and Basilic Instinct beckon you to try them."

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    Le Baron

    If you're at Le Baron, you've arrived. Or at least that's what everyone watching as you walk in will think.

    Local Expert Tip: "Although the club is open to everyone, they have a strict door policy, so if you're not on anybody's guest list you will need to come early."

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    The club that is part of the Cité de la Mode et du Design is a must-see.

    Local Expert Tip: "If you get there before the dance club opens (free entry) enjoy a liter of cocktails at the terrace bar, like Mojitos, for €25euro."

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    Everyone's been to the Batofar at least once while they were in Paris.

    Local Expert Tip: "Wear (or bring with you) deck shoes. "


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