Marseille by night

The essential spots for a night out in Marseille

Want to spend an unforgettable evening in Marseille? Here, there is something for everyone! Dance bars, nightclubs, rooftops with breathtaking views over the city… Discover the essential addresses for a successful evening in Marseille!

Published on 18 May 2022
Chloé Tixier
  • Marseille in 3 words

    Cosmopolitan, lively, warm.

  • My favourite neighbourhood

    Endoume. For the beauty of the architecture, the unique view, the meeting of all the populations of Marseille at the edge of the creeks.

Starting the evening: Aperitifs and dance bars

Le Shamrock

An Irish pub that has been an institution in Marseille for over 20 years, the Shamrock is a bar where good beers, cocktails and aperitifs are served with a smile! On weekends, the Shamrock becomes a dance bar, where you can dance until 4am!

Le Bar de la Marine

Another Marseille institution, the Bar de la Marine! In the evening, especially on weekends, the Bar de la Marine welcomes you to dance until 2am! A DJ is present every weekend for unforgettable evenings in the heart of this historic and typically Marseillais bar.

La Cabane des Amis

Located on the Roucas Blanc beach, La Cabane des Amis is the ideal place to spend your summer evenings with your feet in the water! With a summer programme (aperitifs in front of the sunset, film screenings and matches or dance parties with DJs), La Cabane des Amis is the spot for your evenings by the sea.

Calabrun tuesdays at Viaghji

Every Tuesday, the ‘Calabrun’ collective holds its parties at the Viaghji di Fonfon in the Vallon des Auffes! A group of local musicians to make you dance, enjoy tapas from Marseille, cocktails and good wines… until September, the Calabrun team is looking forward to meeting you for a successful aperitif-sunset !

Le Barberousse

Located on the Old Port, the Barberousse offers rums, cocktails and planters… A delightful change from the usual drinks! With its pirate-themed decor and musical atmosphere, the Barberousse has become a must in Marseille for outings with friends!

Le Baletti

Another must-see in the city, the Baletti! A bar and restaurant for epicureans, where you can eat delicious tapas and taste good wines. The Baletti offers live music every week!

Sport Beach

The Sport Beach has reopened its doors to partygoers with its aperitifs and parties. On the program, DJ, dance, and cocktails in front of the sea!

Take it high up: Marseille’s rooftop clubs

The R2 Rooftop

The R2 Rooftop on the roof of the Terrasses du Port in Marseille is the place to be this summer. From disco nights to hip-hop nights, come and spend an unforgettable evening facing one of the most beautiful views in the city.

Le Baou

In the heart of Marseille’s 16th arrondissement, spend some time at Le Baou with the city at your feet! The rooftop of Le Baou, with its many DJs and guests, has become a party place in Marseille.

Les Réformés – Canebière

On the top floor of the Artplexe, this new cinema located at the top of the Canebière, the latest rooftop Les Réformés offers a breathtaking view of Notre-Dame de la Garde and the roofs of the city. On the menu: lively music, relaxation and delicious cocktails!

Le Toit Terrasse de la Friche de la Belle de Mai

All summer long, the Toit Terrasse de la Friche welcomes you for 100% relaxing evenings in Marseille. With a rich program of festivals and musical evenings, the Friche is the ideal place for successful Marseille parties.

Take it to the sea : Evenings at sea

Levantin – Sunset evening

For one evening, the Catamaran Levantin invites you to spend an unforgettable moment at sea. On the list of festivities: dj, aperitif, and the Marseille sunsets!

Goélette Alliance – Cocktail party on a sailing boat

For a magical evening at sea along the islands of Marseille, the sailing boat Goélette Alliance organises cocktail-dinner parties with music all summer long.

Borderline Evening – Les Apéros du bateau

From June 5th, enjoy the Apéros du bateau organized by the Borderline collective. With a different line-up of DJs every week, your Borderline parties will be unique!

‘All night long!’

Chez Pablo

Located in the heart of Marseille’s Old Port, Chez Pablo is one of the city’s most popular party venues. We love the playlist of DJs who alternate perfectly between Hip Hop, Rock, Electro, Rnb, Pop and great classics.

The Bounce

If you are a fan of Hip-Hop, parties until dawn and good atmosphere, then the Bounce Club de Marseille is for you. Located on Cours Estienne d’Orves, the Bounce plays Hip Hop, Rnb, Dancehall, and Latino music every Friday and Saturday!

Le Trolleybus

The Trolleybus, located on the Vieux-Port, has been making the people of Marseille dance for over 30 years. It has become an essential place to party in Marseille, with 3 rooms and 3 different atmospheres for rhythmic evenings!

La Bonbonne

La Bonbonne is a Marseille club with a strong identity! Formerly named ‘Ascenseur’ and after that ‘Jack’s’, the Bonbonne offers you wild parties with a Parisian cabaret feel!