Dalian Night Life
Dalian is rapidly growing into an attractive regional tourism and business center in northeast China, nationwide, or even in the whole of Northeast Asia. Business in Dalian enjoys a concurrent development with the city and therefore has become one of the pillar industries of the national economy.
With the fast growing economy,Dalian china nightlife of this newly developed city become prosperous. KTVs, bars, and pubs are primary choices for people who would like an excited and relaxed night. After a day’s sightseeing or shopping, it’s easy to find a good place to relax or party, in modern or traditional Chinese styles.
For budget pub-crawlers, it may be a little expensive to drink in the bars, as they mostly cater for foreign expats with imported beer. Besides the modern bars and pubs, the newly arrived could also sample the typical local shows and performances. Dalian is well known for its local acrobatics and modern dance troupe.
Squares are also popular among night birds. Many people choose to enjoy the great night view of Xinghai Square. There is a huge music fountain there. The music and neon light up Dalian’s nights.
Bars & clubs in Dalian：
Coco Disco Bar
Centrally located downtown at Tianjin Street, close to Zhongshan Square and Nikko Hotel, this bar offers really nice atmosphere with good music and open until late. One of the most important things besides good drinks and good music is the overall ambiance and the atmosphere of the bar, and the guys at Coco know that quite well.
Opening Hours: Late evening to 03:00 the next morning
Location: Downtown, Tianjin Street, near Nikko Hotel
Dalian Spark Bar
Spark was designed and run by a Korean, with an elegant atmosphere. This bar attracts mainly Chinese and Korean visitors although you may occasionally find an expat or two. Compared with other theme bars, it features a totally different style, being given the nickname “Cocktail Heaven”. Every night, the Korean bartenders give an exciting alternative and special cock-tail show.
Address: Opposite of Liangyun Hote
Transportation: Buses: 708, 203
F2 Bar in Shangri-La Hotel
This is the only place in Dalian to dance on international live music.This is a perfect place for those looking for some cool live music, the freedom to smoke in the bar, really good international cuisine, and a great list of wines and cocktails. Present in the basement of the Shangri-La hotel, this place attracts the best crowd in the city.
Opening Hours: 17:00 - 02:00 the next morning
Address: Basement 1, Shangri-La Hotel, 66 Renmin Road