Nightclubs in Goa
Among the large number of things to do, nightclubs in Goa are the main reasons for a huge influx of tourists into this tiny coastal state. The discos, clubs and pubs in Goa provide a state of the art clubbing experience to its clubbers and quality music mixes.
The best time of the year to come to Goa and have a blast is during the winter, right from November till February and just before the monsoons. It’s the time to go wild, with the crowds just swarming in to Goa to have a good time. All you party lovers out there will just love this time of the year!
Where in Goa? Everywhere!
Clubs in North Goa
Down The Road Goa
This riverfront bistro and Pub located in Panjim, has a free entry with various offers on drinks along with mouth-watering dishes. It has a Karaoke Night on Wednesdays and Ladies Night on Friday. The ground floor is more of a pub and the first floor is a restaurant which serves some of the best kinds of foods. Down The Road is situated in Panjim, Patto just on the Mandovi River front on the intersection of four roads just at the foot of the small patto bridge. Home Delivery is another service provided by this restaurant.
A one-of-a-kind pub in the heart of the capital of Goa which also has a free entry with a variety of drinks and foods. This has the ambiance of an irish pub in England. It provides good music with good deals on drinks and eats. The service and hospitality provided at this place is also good with quite a thorough security check.
Tito’s is one of the most trusted and renowned clubs in the whole of Goa, having an entire lane named after them (Titos Lane) and situated in Baga and right on the brink of the beach. It plays Commercial house as well as Bollywood music. The Tito’s brand is well known throughout India, as one of the oldest and most famous clubbing images in Goa.
Attached to Club Tito’s, Cafe Mambo is a beach club and one of its kind, always full during the weekends. This beach club provides its guests with commercial house music and a large menu of eats and drinks. The crowd that’s seen here is a mixture of foreign and Indian crowd.
Sinq Beach Club
Located in Sinquerim, Sinq is built with a very modern theme and contains four entertainment zones, namely; a chic nightclub, a contemporary Goan tavern, a poolside deck and a lounge. It is one of the newest clubs in Goa which charges an entry fee of rs.1,500. for couples and rs.3,000 for stag entry with unlimited supply of high quality drinks to quench your thirst.
Yet another new club in Nerul that is amazing for its scenic location and terracotta statues with sculptures and intricate artwork. While walking through the premise, one gets the feeling of entering an ancient tribal abode with a high-tech club in the middle of this zone. The entry is rs. 1,000 for couples and rs. 3,000 for stag with unlimited drinks.
Located just down the Tito’s Lane is Cape Town, a commercial house music center with some of Goa’s best DJs playing here on the weekends. An entry of rs.500 per couple is charged and rs.1000 for a single stag entry. No free drinks are given here, but the sound and environment are just amazing. This nightclub has a restaurant that sells good steaks and pizzas and also a good bar with good cocktail mixers. This is an ideal place if you are a football fan. The large screen in the lobby displays a number of matches every night.
If you’re into rap and hip hop, Club Cubana in Arpora is where you should be. Located on a hill in Arpora, this nightclub provides a budget clubbing experience with entry of about rs.450 per head. Ladies night on Wednesday and Models night on Saturday provides a lot of entertainment. The drinks are charged but at minimal rates. It has a pool and is apparently the only club in Asia that remains open until the last person goes home.
Club Westend in Saligao gives you the best of psychedelic trance. It has three floors where each level has a different dance floor. The terrace has a pool and is open air. This nightclub is known for its wild and long parties which rave on till the wee hours of the morning.
Known for its variety in dining areas, this club in Anjuna, just on the seashore is excellent for those looking to have a good time listening to psychedelic trance. Their menu is rather expensive but they also provide shisha on request. More like an upgraded shack with a first floor, Curlies attracts a lot of people, both local and foreign. The crowd that comes here is rather interesting as one can witness a lot of them going high to the beats and drinks in the club. Just next to Curlies is Shiva Valley which is famous for its parties on Tuesdays after Sunset and after all the stalls for foods are set up to provide for hungry dancers.
Other Clubs in North Goa
For those techno and minimal tech lovers out there, Club Cirrus in Anjuna, Bardo on the Ashvem Beach, Cafe La Music in Baga and Silent Noise in Cavelossim play the best of the genre. Clubs like 9Bar in Vagator, Hilltop and curlies in Anjuna play a lot of psychedelic trance.
Clubs in South Goa
If you are in South Goa, theres no need to travel to North Goa, stay back in the South and party wild. Unlike the North, South Goa does not have as many clubs, but they do have some rather exquisite ones.
Abyss Club Lounge
Abyss Club Lounge and Garden in Bogmalo will get you high in no time with their shisha tent, outdoor lawn garden and unlimited buffet and live cooking.
Tito’s in South Goa
Tito’s at Radisson Blu Resort provides an exquisite clubbing experience. Unlike any other club in Goa, Tito’s at Radisson Blu in Cavelossim provides an international entertainment experience, or at least claims so. It has a 5 star ambiance and an unparalleled cuisine.
Palolem beach is known for its beach shacks and for silent noise which allows its guests to party silently on headsets so the others do not get disturbed. In other words, its a ‘headphone party’ which is held every Saturday. This is the best way to solve the problem of the sound curfew at 10 pm in Goa. Located at Neptune point, this club draws DJs from the world over and provides the most craziest concept in the most amazingly cool fashion ever.
Other Clubs in South Goa
Alvoc, Ziggy’s and Johnny cool’s Clubs all located at Colva beach provide good clubbing experiences. A number of small clubs populate the entire South Goa, just walk around, have fun and you will come across a number of amazing little clubs, pubs and restaurants.
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