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 Helen 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 Helen 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.

Southside Bar & Grill

This casual restaurant and bar on the southern edge of downtown features a tasty, casual menu, not to mention local entertainment. The bar hosts karaoke in addition to live bands on Friday and Saturday, and outdoor seating pleases patrons on ...  Read More

Hofbrauhaus Restaurant & Lounge

This cozy establishment is a great choice when you want to enjoy frothy beers, rustic ambience and traditional German fare. In the dining room, steak, sausage and vegetable entrees are served alongside delicious side dishes. The lounge,...  Read More

Hayloft Restaurant & Pub

Designed to look like a German homestead or farmhouse, this restaurant serves American-Continental fare and is a top choice for a filling dinner and drinks. Cooked-to-order steaks and ribs offer substantial goodness, and fresh mountain trout is...  Read More

Paul's Restaurant & Lounge

Paul's is popular not only for its menu but for the social scene it provides. Casual atmosphere and a friendly staff conspire to create a cozy environment where folks can enjoy cocktails, a meal, and some welcome converation. Enjoy a steak or...  Read More

The Troll Tavern

As you might expect (or hope!), this popular establishment is located under a bridge along the river, close to downtown Helen. The tavern's international menu includes popular Bavarian dishes along with steaks, chicken, and seafood. Also served...  Read More

Bigg Daddy's

While this laid-back tavern does get high marks for its awesome grub, from USDA Choice burgers and buffalo wings to pizza and cornmeal-crusted catfish, it's the beer selection that truly captivates the first-timer's attention. Local and regional...  Read More