Looking to party, dance and be out in the city every precious hour you are in Paris? Look through our guide to the best nightclubs in Paris to find the clubs most tailored to your tastes and enjoy your nights out in Paris like a true Parisian!
PARISIANS’ FAVORITE CLUBS
Go clubbing in Paris like a local Parisian by following our guide to some of the our favorite clubs in the city right here.
Wanderlust is a wonderful rooftop bar and club on the Seine. The club is located in the beautiful modern building that hosts the Paris Fashion and Design Center. Wanderlust is a perfect spot to watch the sunset and have some drinks with friends while listening to good music. Be sure to go early on weekends- it gets really crowded!
32 Quai d’Austerlitz, 13th arrondissement
This incredible club is located underneath the popular contemporary art museum, Palais de Tokyo. The building was initially built for the international exhibition of 1900, then used for the French National Cinema Art Center and finally, after being unoccupied for years, it was turned into one of the nicest clubs in Paris that you can visit today. Full concrete and beautiful lights, this is the must-go place for clubbers in Paris.
3 Avenue du Président Wilson, 16th arrondissement
Le Faust is perfectly located under one of the most magnificient bridges in Paris on the left bank, Le Pont Alexandre III. This is a really nice club with fun atmosphere and constant good electro and house music.
Pont Alexandre III – Rive Gauche, 7th arrondissement
Parisian’s favorite club, Le Baron, is located near the Champs Élysées in a former escort club. Le Baron used to be one of the trendiest clubs in Paris about 10 years ago as it was always packed with a big crowd, artists of all kind and celebreties dancing until dawn. Now it is still a very nice place to go but it is not nearly as crazy as it used to be.
6 Avenue Marceau, 8th arrondissement
UNIQUE CLUB VENUES IN PARIS
To experience a night out in a very special and uniquely Parisian environment, look no further!
Le Carmen, an incredible club located in a former Parisian “Hotel Particulier” (private mansion) built in 1875, has a stunning interior that has not changed over time. With a beautiful glass bar, iron work and rococo style furniture, the environment is still classy and stylish today! Most importantly, the drinks are delicious and there is a great selection of wine and cocktails.
34 Rue Duperré, 9th arrondissement
This club is one of a kind and a true work of art! Club Silencio was decorated by the movie director David Lynch and is inspired by the club in his movie Mullholland Drive. It houses a small movie theater for special screenings and is THE spot for after-shows during Paris Fashion Week.
142 Rue Montmartre, 2nd arrondissement
Have you ever dreamed of partying in front of one of the most magnificient monuments in Paris? Well, this is possible at L’Etoile, a very fancy club facing the Arc de Triomphe! This club is for sure one of the more exclusive places to party in Paris.
14 Rue Troyon, 17th arrondissement
CHEAP AND FUN CLUBS IN PARIS
Have a super fun night partying in Paris without breaking the bank when you visit the clubs described below.
La Bellevilloise is a huge complex with a restaurant and two large concert halls. It is located in the North East of Paris and has a cheap entrance free and drinks. You can be sure that it will always be crowded and fun! They also host amazing HipHop and New Soul parties called Free Your Funk.
19-21 Rue Boyer, 20th arrondissement
This great club is located near Republique with cheap entrance fares and even cheaper drinks. La Java used to host Paris’ best LGBT parties named Flash Cocotte.
105 Rue du Faubourg du Temple, 10th arrondissement
Le Badaboum is a trendy club located near Bastille. Here there is consistently good electro music plus a regular lineup of live music events.
2B Rue des Taillandiers, 11th arrondissement
Located in a boat floating on the Seine River, Le Batofar is a very fun place to party. It is especially very nice during the summer months when both banks of the Seine River in this area turn into outdoor bars and restaurants.
11 Quai François Mauriac, 13th arrondissement
ELECTRO MUSIC CLUBS IN PARIS
Electro music lovers, look for further for the best places to party in Paris.
Rex is a legendary Paris electro club where all world-class DJs have had their moments of fame! If you like electro music, you’ll absolutely love Rex.
5 Boulevard Poissonnière, 2nd arrondissement
Nuits Fauves just opened last summer and is already making Paris’ die-hard electro fans stay up for! Located underneath the Paris Fashion and Design Center, the club has a warehouse-feel and aesthetic which is very unique for clubs in the center of Paris!
32 Quai d’Austerlitz, 13th arrondissement
Also located on a floating boat on the Seine River, La Concrete is renowned for playing cutting edge electro music without breaks, every weekend. This means that you can party for 48 hours straight, listening to the best electro DJs in town.
Port de la Rapée, 12th arrondissement
LA MACHINE DU MOULIN ROUGE
Combine Parisian history with a fun night out in Paris, and you have a party at the Moulin Rouge! This location speaks for itself, so don’t miss out on checking it out. There are also regular concerts held here that are always a good time.
90 Boulevard de Clichy, 18th arrondissement
DANCING IN BARS IN PARIS
These are our favorite places to go when we’re looking for a place to dance but don’t fancy the club atmosphere…
L’ENTRÉE DES ARTISTES
This two-story bar with delicious cocktails and clean aesthetic is a great alternative to the clubs in Paris if you still want to dance and drink without being in a club environment.
8 Rue de Crussol, 11th arrondissement
EN ATTENDANT ROSA
En Attendant Rosa is a riverside bar that is a great spot for dancing in the summer when the sun sets very late!
Port des Invalides, Quai d’Orsay, 7th arrondissement