The Fanglin Road is one of the first "Street of Bars" appointed by the municipal government. Chengdu is also called "China's Party City" because of its growing numbers of bars and pubs in Chengdu, at times outgrowing Shanghai. The people here are known for their laid back attitude and for knowing how to enjoy life. Bars and pubs in Chengdu are part of leisure activities that people indulge in. Bars and Pubs in Chengdu are modernized with time unlike the traditional tea houses. Bars and pubs in Chengdu are mainly located in the busy streets of Chengdu; like the Renmin South Road and the West of Yangshi Street Yulin Xiaoqu.
The bars and pubs in Chengdu also include cafes, discos, karaoke, fashion shows, spirited rock bands, and DJ competitions, ballrooms and bowling alleys as well. Kakadu Club, Glasshouse Pub, Gaomeigao in Lihua Street and Hongse Niandai (Red Ages) in Renmin South Road, are quite popular. Wine, alcohol, beer, and tea are on high availability from the bar. Age Club (Hongse Nianidai Club) is yet another favorite tourist hangout. One can spend an entire night exploring the club features.
Anchor Bar: 6 Traffic Hotel, Linjiang Zhonglu
Empty Bottle Bar: 3rd Fl. Yulin Shenghuo Plaza, Yulin Nanlu
Little Bar: Location and Ambience:
Little Bar is 10 years old and is located in the Yulin neighborhood which is a shopping street like hundreds of others in Chengdu. The interiors of the Little Bar are dimly lit and the walls covered with post modern art in different shapes and sizes. Little Bar is done up with red tables and chairs with a black exterior to go with, tiles along with neon and the plate glass shop fronts, white calligraphy of the black marble name plates. Little bar looks like an art house caf®¶ like in Paris.
Little bar attracts a more mature set of crowd compared to other local hangouts. All kind of professional, artisans and foreigners are regular at the intellectual thoughts and conversations put along with The Beatles, Lee 'Scratch' Perry, Theivory Corporation and Radiohead playing at the background.
Contact: 55 Yulin Xilu 028-85568552, 6:00pm-2:00am
Chengdu, in the southwest of China has a variety of restaurants and bars to enjoy the nightlife. One of the most exciting bar cum restaurant is undoubtedly the Lotus Palace Bar and Restaurant. Situated in the centre of the Jinli Ancient Street, the Lotus Palace Bar and Restaurant, Chengdu is though not a very busy bar bit it's the perfect example to highlight how Chengdu has retained its cultural heritage with a modern approach.
12 Jinli Minsu Jie, 231 Wuhouci Dajia 028-85537676, 7:00pm-2:00am
The bar of Dave's Oasis is a warm and relaxed place for meeting new people and share different types of interests. The range of food comprises of homemade typical Chinese dishes inclusive of Gung Pao chicken, the local dish to cheese burgers and the finest pizzas. The drinks menu ranges from Coke to expensive cocktails such as Black Russians and Screw Drivers.
The Dave's Oasis bar is located on Bin Jiang Zhong Road, which is opposite the river and the other side across from the Traffic hotel.
ATT Liangfan Gecheng: Yatai Plaza, 58 Kehua Beilu
Age of Red: 30 Renmin Nanlu 4 Duan
Yueliangcun KTV: 88 Dashi Xilu
Kakadu Club & Disco
If you want to get a real feel of Chinese nightlife then visiting Kakadu Club & Disco is a must for you. After an exhausting trip or a daylong shopping session or just strolling through the streets of Chengdu , the best possible way of relaxing is to check out Kakadu Club & Disco. The club is located at the third section of Ring Road. Chinese people come here to chill out with a glass of beer whether younger ones visit here whenever they want to freak out. Fun and frolic heightened by the rhythm of fast music, bright rainbow lights and the gathering of cheerful dancers will liven up your spirit. Party animals are surely going to love the place.
Address: No. 16, 3rd Section, South 1st Ring Road