The ambiance at Astral Cocktail Bar, with its wooden interiors and decor reminds one of an Alpine cabin, whereas the fruity cocktails they serve takes one to tropical Hawaii. This cocktail bar serves a mean set of cocktails such as daiquiris, along with Banana Dreams, Andromeda and Paulo's Mojito, well-mixed by the bartenders.
One of the Irish bars in Marbella, The Claddagh Irish Bar is a great place to unwind with the drink of your choice. The bar has a number of TV screens, which air sports from such as rugby, premier league and golf. There is also live music 6 days a week, adding to the ambiance of the place. They have a number of cocktails on offer, such as Captains Kiss, Harvey Wallbanger, Seabreeze and more.
The Playwright is a classy venue for some dinner and drinks, and a fun evening overall. This fine dining restaurants has an impressive seafood menu, with all of the ingredients sourced locally. They also have one of the most impressive drink collections, with fine collections of whisky, cider, ale, wines and cocktails being available. The terrace is a good place to enjoy some fresh air and great views.
Garum takes you on a gastronomic journey through the flavors of Spanish cuisine. Cozy, sophisticated and lively, this is the ideal place to seek a quite meal with your family or an intimate one with your significant other. Seat yourself at its fabulous interior setting, or choose to dine on the terrace against the backdrop of the horizon. Each item on the menu is crafted using local ingredients and traditional recipes, to ensure its customers have an authentic Spanish treat. Treat yourself to the signature seafood and meat delicacies, and be sure to complement it with a succinct glass of wine.
If you want to mix with famous faces, sculpted bodies and enjoy a VIP atmosphere, then this is the place to be. It's a huge venue decorated with classical Greek and Roman-style statues and an impressive Alhambra-style fountain in the middle. There are various lounges with comfortable armchairs to hang out in and an enormous dance floor. The management organizes theme parties, beauty competitions, fashion parades, drag shows and other entertainment. You can dance to all the latest hits brought over by DJs from the UK and Holland. Get your best clothes ready for an unforgettable night. It opens from Thursday to Sunday and occasional other nights between July and September.
Nikki Beach is one of Marbella's top places to see and be seen. This posh, trendy beach club is a fantastic way to spend a day at the beach, with its light and airy table settings, oversize sunbeds, and of course all the beautiful people surrounding you. Nikki Beach also offers all kinds of theme parties and events, like its annual opening White Party, or the monthly full moon parties. There is a good chance you may even run into some celebrities during your time at Nikki Beach.
The name says it all. Marbella's Little Bodega has extra-white walls covered in photos of the mid-century Marbella, when it was just a fishing village and the jet-set had not yet chosen it as the ideal vacation spot. This is a charming place to have a few beers or glasses of wine with friends. They have a great list of red wines and the best white wines. The speciality here is salt-cured ham and fried fish, in olive oil and just enough salt. The place is almost always packed for the pre-lunch aperitif, and likewise when the sun goes down, especially after Thursday. A young and fun atmosphere is what you'll find here.
This little English-style pub has been welcoming people of all nationalities for over a decade. The owner is used to chatting with the customers from the early afternoon until after midnight. It's a perfect place for meeting friends for the first drink of the evening, especially if it's beer, as there's an incredible variety of Spanish makes, such as San Miguel, Alambra, and Mahou, and imported beers, such as Heineken, Carlsberg, Foster's, Bud and Guinness. The decor is quite simple, with wooden stools round the bar and some tables for the late arrivals. 60s and 70s style music is played all day.
The wonderful flavors of the Spanish cuisine can be enjoyed to perfection at the The Orange Tree in Marbella. This beautiful restaurant creates special meat and fish preparations blended with a pinch of the best available Mediterranean spices and made with the warmth of home cooking. The bar is equally attractive and evenings are made more pleasant with the variety of cocktails mixed and selection of wines and spirits available.
Located in Benalmádena, the Palm 5 is a trendy beach bar that overlooks the blue sea. It has a happening ambiance and is crowded at all hours. Enjoy the cocktails and drinks as you gaze at the setting sun and indulge in a spot of people-watching at the beach. The bar also serves food that is tasty and filling, great to satiate the appetite. Free WiFi i also available.