Monaco’s best night spots to get your vibe on

Fecha de publicación: 21/05/2024
With summer fast approaching, now’s the time to check out the most exclusive venues in the Principality, perfect for partying the night away...

Experience the bright lights of Monaco, soak up the glamour and style, and celebrate all the way through ‘til dawn! - From trendy restaurants to exclusive bars and nightclubs, there’s an endless choice of ways to spend an evening you’ll never forget.

Sensational food and great entertainment in one place

Amazonico Monte-Carlo
What could possibly be better than relaxing in one of the world’s most stunning locations and enjoying the classic view as you sip a cocktail? On the spacious rooftop of the new-look Café de Paris, you’ll find Amazonico Monte-Carlo, the new place to go in Monaco for unforgettable evenings. Embark on a voyage to the Amazon rainforests, accompanied by “electropical” music courtesy of the house DJ, the exotic aroma of authentic South American cuisine, and a selection of refreshing cocktails. Night owls will want to head to the Club, an ultra-exclusive hideaway at the end of a leopard-print staircase, to keep the party going into the small hours.

Billionaire at the Sporting Monte-Carlo
Billionaire is coming to the legendary Salle des Étoiles at the Sporting Monte-Carlo for a second successive year. Created in 1998, the multi award-winning concept is the ultimate dinner-and-a-show experience, a nocturnal extravaganza featuring thirty international artists including dancers, singers, and acrobats, and sensational food. From 22 July to 21 August, experience something completely different with a fusion of Italian and Asian cuisines. There are no fewer than 25 evenings of unforgettable food and entertainment to look forward to this summer, guaranteeing every guest the night of their life.

Maona Monte-Carlo
Just around the corner from the Coya Monte-Carlo, you’ll find the new restaurant Maona Monte-Carlo, and the promise of heady nights with live DJ sets in a fabulous setting overlooking the Mediterranean. The venue opened in 2023, and aims to revive the legendary jet-set party nights of the 60s and 70s. Its name comes from Maria and Onassis, better known as the legendary couple Aristotle Onassis and opera singer Maria Callas, and Maona embodies all the glitz and glamour of that iconic era, when international stars like Jerry Lewis, Josephine Baker, Liza Minnelli, and many others were regularly to be seen living the dolce vita in Monaco on sultry summer nights. A veritable open-air cabaret, the restaurant hosts great live music and Monegasque culinary traditions with typical family recipes from the region.

La Môme Monte-Carlo 
Perched on the roof of the Port Palace hotel, La Môme Monte-Carlo is the place to go for memorable moments, mouthwatering Mediterranean cuisine, and unmatched views of Port Hercule and the Prince’s Palace. Every evening is a party at this refined restaurant, with live music and a laid-back atmosphere.

Coya Monte-Carlo
Get an authentic taste of Latin-America at Coya Monte-Carlo with great food and entertainment from April to October. With bouncing tribal rhythms, exotic artworks and unparalleled sea views, a visit to Coya is a feast for all the senses. New for this season, the restaurant has been fully refurbished with a new-look interior decor, a new musical line-up including the COYA Music Presents nights, and a lounge terrace overlooking the Med. The perfect recipe for an unforgettable night under the stars.

No, not one of the Greek goddesses, nor the British rock band, but rather the exclusive venue at the Méridien Beach Plaza! Nestling between the pine trees and private beach, Muse is the ideal place to take a moment and savour the dolce vita. With a cocktail bar, a menu inspired by local and Mediterranean cuisine, DJ sets and live music, it’s the place to be this summer!

Buddha Bar Monte-Carlo  
Experience the Buddha Bar Monte-Carlo, where East meets West in a vibrant lounge-style atmosphere.  It’s the perfect mix of nightclub, restaurant, and terrace all rolled into one, with a DJ providing the tunes. Relax and soak up the zen vibe created by the warm lighting and harmonious balance of materials, colours, and art. Savour the Asian fusion cuisine, an ingenious blend of Chinese, Thai, and Vietnamese influences, accompanied by delicious cocktails.

Da Valentino
The menu at Da Valentino is much more than just a taste of Italy. It’s a whole culinary experience, where every dish is a celebration of shared joy and conviviality. The house concept “La Festa” epitomises the perfect Italian evening. Get your evening off to the perfect start with the Aperitivo, to the gentle accompaniment of the piano, then move on to a sumptuous dinner in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Put the finishing touch to an unforgettable evening with a little help from the house DJ, and dance the night away.

Em Shérif
For an authentic taste of the finest Lebanese cuisine, head to Em Sherif, tucked away inside the prestigious Hôtel de Paris Monte-Carlo. The restaurant commands spectacular views of the Mediterranean Sea, and is open every evening from May through to mid-October, serving up the very best Lebanon has to offer in the heart of Monaco. Make the most of the balmy summer nights as you savour incredible food with music from the resident DJ providing the perfect soundtrack. Don’t forget to stop by the bar and order one of the signature house cocktails, all of which are available in alcohol-free versions.

La Note Bleue
Over at the Larvotto seaside complex down by the water’s edge you’ll find La Note Bleue, a timeless restaurant where the menu boasts a mix of great food and eclectic, expertly chosen music.
Exploring everything from funk and soul to jazz and jazz fusion, melodies marry perfectly with the Mediterranean-influenced cuisine.  And the Summer Festival is set to return to the restaurant’s Music Bar. Experience performances by up-and-coming artists and international music legends, and dance the warm summer nights away!

For a true taste of Italy, head up to the rooftop of La Condamine Market, where you’ll find Norma. Relax on the restaurant’s shaded terrace and watch the world go by below, from this little oasis of cool on sultry summer evenings. Try the authentic Italian delicacies and pick from a generous collection of fine Italian wines. And don't miss the Live Music Aperitivo every Thursday and Friday from 6 pm to 8 pm, with DJ sets on Saturdays, to get your evening off to the perfect start.

Sass Café
Le Sass’ is a favourite with locals, where the generations come together to eat, drink, and be merry from the early evening and late into the night. Take to the dancefloor and shake your thing until the small hours, with live music followed by a DJ set.


Bars and Clubs: Grab a drink and dance ‘til dawn

Le Bar Américain
Le Bar Américain at the Hôtel de Paris Monte-Carlo is one of the Principality’s most famous watering holes, the very quintessence of musical refinement. From jazz to swing, blues, and soul, there’s always something new and exciting to be experienced at this elegant venue with its signature 1920s style.

Le Duke
The vibe at Le Duke, a cocktail-tapas bar on the bustling Rue du Portier, is nothing short of electric. It’s the ideal place for cocktails with friends, with live music and a DJ every Saturday to take you through through the night and into the morning. On Wednesday and Fridays, you can grab the mic and show off your vocal talents with Le Duke’s now traditional karaoke nights... Take it away!

Blue Gin
Often referred to as the “Waterfront” at the Hôtel Monte-Carlo Bay & Resort, the Blue Gin commands breathtaking views of the Mediterranean Sea. One of the Principality’s best-loved bars, it’s a fabulous mix of creativity, innovation, and moments of pure relaxation. Every evening, there’s music from the resident DJ to accompany a selection of inventive drinks and a delicious finger food menu rustled up by Michelin-starred chef Marcel Ravin.

Soak up the night-time atmosphere at Port Hercule
In the very heart of the Principality, Port Hercule comes alive after dark. A real hub of nocturnal activity, this is where the magic happens when the sun goes down. From La Brasserie where you can taste Monaco beer brewed on-site, to the friendly and energy-filled Jack to the legendary La Rascasse with acoustic performances and DJ sets, and Before with its unmistakeable lounge vibe, the bars around the marina are overflowing with enough entertainment to ensure a great night for visitors and locals alike!

MK Club Monaco
The MK Club Monaco, also in the very centre of the Principality, is the weekend hotspot for the fashionable young set on the Riviera. The popular nightspot recently teamed up for an exclusive collaboration with the famous designer label APM Monaco, getting a glamorous new makeover with an fresh and electric modern look. Visitors are cordially invited to experience an exciting mix of luxury and entertainment, in an atmosphere like nowhere else in Monaco. The MK Club also has an ultra-exclusive private club, the Red Room, open only on selected weekends and for private events.

Twiga Monte-Carlo is an essential Monegasque night spot with a fantastic location facing the Mediterranean. The concept is a daring fusion of lounge, shisha, restaurant, and nightclub. Sip exclusive cocktails and get your vibe on with music from top international DJs.

Finish off the night in style at Jimmy’z Monte-Carlo, and rub shoulders with the stylish international jet-set at a venue dripping in prestige and glamour. The temple of clubbing turns 50 this year, and will be marking its half-century in style with a 2024 season packed with special events and exclusive DJ sets, to keep the vibe going ‘til dawn!!

There’s nowhere quite like Monaco for vibrant nightlife, so get ready to party ‘til you drop…

Créditos de las fotos: ©Société des Bains de Mer Monte-Carlo / Billionaire_1_Monaco Billboard-Sébastien Darrasse / La Môme Monte-Carlo / Muse Monte-Carlo / Da Valentino / Norma / Note Bleue / Sass Café / Duke / La Brasserie / Le Jack / Le Before / MK Club - chriskotar_mkclub / Twiga