Best Nightlife

Out of all the clubs and bars in a city, 10Best narrows the options to those places with the most appeal and the best reputations. We offer a carefully vetted selection to let you explore Vienna nightlife on your own. If time is really tight, though, and you don't have the leisure to look through all our offerings, we present our Vienna Best Nightlife list. Here, we distill the best businesses down to a special selection of ten. These places promise a stellar experience and a taste of the city that you just can't miss.

8th District
Albertgasse 39


Owned by three friends, this is a popular lounge spot in Vienna's 8th district. Sporting a chic, vibrant look with plenty of couches, the Albertgasse 39 lets in plenty of natural light during the daylight hours courtesy of its tall windows. At...  Read More

8th District


Incorporating live music with futuristic technology, Rhiz is a place that never stops changing. Inviting the best electronic artists from all over Europe, this place is always loaded with energy and keeps the crowd upbeat with the latest and...  Read More

1st District
Roter Engel


One of the first and most popular clubs in an area that is now full of clubs: the "Bermuda Dreieck." Each evening begins with some smooth jazz, then the hips begin to swing and you head into the night to the pulse of Latin-American rhythms.

1st District


Stunningly lit disco club on the Ringstrasse. Best 70s and 80s hits are played on Tuesdays for "Bachelor Club" night. The "Cosmopolitan Club" on Wednesdays brings R'n'B and House music to the dance floor. Thursday is "Between Club" night:...  Read More

Airport - Vie


Guests over the years have included Prince, Kurt Cobain, Johnny Depp and Courtney Love; Falco was a regular. After a 6-month renovation at the end of 2005, U4 added the newest technology and regained its former glory. Mondays swap between...  Read More

1st District


As well as a good selection of cocktails, the Sky Bar has an impressive list of wines, beers and spirits. If you are going on to dine in the restaurant, you can choose from the "before dinner" cocktails list and there is an "after dinner" list...  Read More

1st District


Incredibly atmospheric and stylish bar and restaurant, with furnishings, decorations and objets d'art collected from around the world to create an old-English colonial style. Among the regular special events are a "Hemingway Remix" night, "Rat...  Read More

20th District


Situated in the Millenium City on the banks of the Danube and easy to reach by train or underground, this is for party-people. There are 2 dance floors: the Danceclub for dance-hits old and new, and the Talstation which simulates an Apres-Ski...  Read More

1st District


Based on the concept of flexibility and mobility, the program ranges from reggae night on Tuesday to hip-hop & R'n'B night on Saturday. You can swing your hips on "Salsa Afterwork" Thursdays or look out for and go along to a one-off event....  Read More

1st District


Since 1993, Porgy & Bess has been entertaining jazz fans in Vienna. Musicians from Austria and around the world come to play here, and the club is one of the driving forces of the Vienna Jazz Festival. Music every night from 8:30pm. Closed...  Read More