Guide to Clubs, Bars and Nightlife in Moscow
If there is one thing that Moscow knows it's how to club well. Perhaps inspired by a very special mix of propensity towards extremes typical for the Russian character with lax club life regulations, Moscow gives it all till the very early hours... There are several clubs and bars that are consistently good, which we list in this guide. Otherwise there are also many well-known good parties in Moscow, which always change locations, which you can also find below...
NII Moscow aka Nauka i Iskusstvo
This relatively new Moscow hotspot has quickly became the place to go for those in the know.
Rabitsa techno parties in Moscow
Rabitsa started when a few techno collectives put their energies together to build a new place.
DOM Club in Moscow: Experimental and World Music
The place to go to hear improvisation, left-field, ambient, ethnic and experimental music in Moscow.
Krysha Mira Club: Moscow Opulence in Style
A playground for those who want to get the taste of the Moscow highlife.
Powerhouse Club in Moscow: A Bit of Everything
Club Powerhouse is many things, including their own music label, studio, a bar, a club and a restaurant.
Propaganda Club Moscow: Where It All Started
Propaganda is a legendary location and is the old time favorite for expats living in Moscow.
Denis Simachev Bar: The Real Moscow
Probably the best bar in town, because you really feel that you are in Moscow, and not somewhere else.
Strelka Bar in Moscow
Strelka is a hyped Moscow school for design and architecture and it also hosts a bar with a large outdoor area for events and a terrace with a beautiful view.
Enthusiast Bar in Moscow: the Meeting Place
Enthusiast is a well-known meeting spot in Moscow with a cult following among young creatives.
Rodnya used to be favorite among younger crowds and brought amazing latest electronic music acts back when it was opened.