Nightlife In Israel: A Variety Of Cool Places To Have Fun At!

If you imagine that when you arrive in Israel you’ll only see camels, sand and people praying… well, you are not that wrong, but in some other parts of the country you’ll experience nightlife which easily compares to Miami’s or Vegas’ clubs and bars (and might even surpass them).

If you remember well, a few weeks ago we discussed the best places to have a romantic date in Israel, and we also recommended you some very cool places to visit in Tel Aviv if you only have 48 hours to walk around, but this time we want to take our recommendations one step further and talk about the best places to have fun in the Telavivian night.

Are you ready? First of all, take a nap! When going out in the White City, you’ll want to stay awake for longer than what you are used to.

Let’s learn some Hebrew before we go out

Before we go directly into the list of cool places to have fun in Tel Aviv, let’s teach you some Hebrew words you might want to know when going out to enjoy the Tel Aviv nightlife.

Shots: Shots in Hebrew is צ׳ייסר (pronounced: chaser), and you have a variety of options for this small but strong sort of drink. If you want to go full middle eastern, we recommend you to try one with Arak, but we don’t take responsibility for the potential consequences.

Bar: Easy. Bar in Hebrew is בר (pronounced: bar). Just like in English, and Spanish. In Tel Aviv you’ll find hundreds of them, but if you want the name of a very cool one, we can definitely recommend both “Dizzy Frishdon” and “Zina”. Both of them really close to each other and with a very cool vibe.

Club / Discotheque: In Hebrew, club is called a מועדון (pronounced: moh-ah-don), and even though most of them are full of very young people, there are still very fun and cool places to go to. If you are looking for a place for people a bit older, and still super fun, we can mention a place called “Radio”, located just a block away from the amazing Rothschild Boulevard. If you want to have a crazy night, Radio might be the ideal place for you to start from.

Cocktail: Just like the word “Bar”, cocktail in Hebrew is קוקטייל, and it is pronounced in the exact same way you pronounce it in English. In case you are looking for a great קוקטייל בר in Tel Aviv, you’ll have hundreds of options, but we highly recommend a place called “Bell Boy”, an extraordinary venue called “Room Service” (very close to the sea as well), and an extraordinary new place named “Concierge”. All of them are fun, with amazing vibes and delicious (but a bit expensive) cocktails.

Cool clubs and bars in Tel Aviv

Time for you to write down the best places in Tel Aviv to have a fun, exciting night out is here! Find out here below a list of very cool bars and clubs to enjoy a wild night in the breathtaking white city.

Alma de Cuba: If you like latin music, this fun place in the heart of Tel Aviv is your place to go. The perfect mix between reggaeton and mizrahi music will be offered to you in a long, fun, exciting night at this club.

Beer Garden in Kikar Dizengoff: A great and cozy bar in the center of Tel Aviv, right next to the famous Kikar Dizengoff. Come here and enjoy having a cold beer sitting either inside, next to the huge indoor tree they have, or outside, while you have a look of the beautiful people who walk around Tel Aviv.

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Par Derriere: This is an exclusive hidden jewel. If you are looking for a great place to have wine, cheese and some great small delights, this little french bar is the place to go. Even though their previous location next to the Shuk haCarmel used to be extremely convenient, their new spot it is still fun and enjoyable.

Tailor Made in Allenby: An awesome secret garden in the middle of Allenby street. The ideal place to go with your friends and make some new friends while the night goes by. They have tons of great קוקטיילים, and an environment that will truly enjoy. Give it a try. P.S, you can also marry there!

The secret formula to have a great night out in Israel: Hebrew!

Yes. Knowing Hebrew will make a difference when you are trying to have fun in the Israeli night. But don’t worry! There are several things you can start doing now to, at least, learn the very basics you need to fully relish your nightlife experience in Tel Aviv.

Try for example watching Israeli series to grab some slang and basic words to move around, or maybe learn more about Israeli street food. Maybe, make a big step and start reading some Israeli novels or poetry. There are many options available for you, but… we truly recommend to get serious about it and do something that we assure you it will help: Join one of our online Hebrew courses today, meet your teacher live in every session, meet other classmates from all over the globe, and take your Hebrew skills to a whole new level. It’s that easy!

About the author

Arie Elbelman R.Arie was born and raised in Chile, and immigrated to Israel in his early twenties. He wants to take an active role in the development of this young and smart country. Arie believes that the best way to shape our present and future is to live with more horizontal hierarchies, to smile a whole lot, and to always, always respect each other.

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