Like many cities in Europe, Lisbon is no exception when it comes to its versatile nightlife. So whether you are looking for somewhere trendy or somewhere more chill, there are plenty of opportunities for a fun night out while sipping on some delicious cocktails.

Onda Cocktail Room

Address: R. Damasceno Monteiro 45, 1170-253 Lisbon, Portugal 

The awarded Onda Cocktail Room is a unique space in the Lisbon neighbourhood of Graça. Recently they were awarded for Lisbon Bar of the Year 2021 by TimeOut Magazine. If you are looking for an intimate atmosphere where you can feel at home and enjoy some great cocktails, look no further than Onda Cocktail Room.

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Pavilhão Chinês

Address: Rua Dom Pedro V 89, 1250-093 Lisbon, Portugal

Pavilhão Chinês is a secret bar where you must ring the doorbell to be let in. Inside you’ll find an extensive cocktail menu, so you have plenty of options. The decor is very quirky and will make you feel as if you are inside a museum, as you can spend a long time looking at all of the antiques in every room. Head to Pavilhão Chinês for a unique bar experience like nothing you have ever seen before! 

Red Frog Speakeasy 

Address: Rua De Salitre 5A, 1250-198 Lisbon, Portugal

Red Frog Speakeasy is another secret bar where you must ring the doorbell to be let inside. They specialize in drinks from the 20s, drawing inspiration from the prohibition era. The bar is the only Portuguese bar to make it onto the World’s Best Bars list in 2017. To get a real taste of what this bar has to offer, order their signature drink which is the “Milk Punch on the Edge.”

Cinco Lounge

Address: Ruben A Leitão, 17, 1200-392 Lisbon, Portugal

Cinco Lounge serves contemporary and classic cocktails using only premium spirits and fresh fruits, while also introducing new drinks each season. If you are looking for a more chill and sophisticated atmosphere, head to Cinco Lounge for some really creative cocktails.

By The Wine

Address: Rua das Flores 41 43, 1200-193 Lisboa, Portugal

By The Wine is a trendy bar in the heart of Lisbon. The decor is extraordinary, as there are over 3000 wine bottles covering the whole ceiling. If you are looking for a relaxing atmosphere, head to By The Wine for some drinks paired with a savoury platter of ham and cheese. 

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And after a wild night out there is always the walk home. Check out where to stay in Lisbon to make the end of the night a dream come true. 

Have you decided where to land in your first night out in Lisbon yet?