When the lights go down, Palermo becomes really hot! Not only for the weather, but in the last years we have so many bars in town, always full of people, especially in the city-center.
Palermo never sleeps any day of the week, you will always find bars open and people around in the areas of Piazza Sant'Anna, Vucciria, Via Chiavettieri, Via Garibaldi.
People enjoy walking around and change location all the nights long
This is a list updated to 2020 of the most famous bars/pubs/clubs in Palermo City-center dividived by areas
Via dei Chiavettieri is located next to Via Vittorio Emanuele and the sea-side area. It offers a variety of bars with affordable cocktails, live music and entertainment, and many cheerful locals to accompany the high volume of other tourists.
You can expect to pay for a good cocktail around 5 €, for a glass of wine around 4 € and for beers between 2,50 and 5 €.
Many bars have tables outside and it is a great place to start the night, either for an aperitif or for a drink in a group.
Via Chiavettieri, 17
Good cocktails, beer and wine bar in the city-center. Nice atmosphere, tables outside ideal in spring-summer nights
Via Bottai, 62
Famous for its aperitivi, often crowded during the all week
Via Cagliari, 7 - Palermo
New pub in town in the area of Piazza Sant'Anna, tables inside and outside, good prices
Piazza Sant'Anna, 1
Super famous bar in the middle of Piazza Sant'Anna, area full almost every night, great strong cocktails
Via Pasquale Calvi, 5
New international bar in the heart of the city, nice atmosphere, good cocktails, nice stuff
Vucciria is a strange cool chaos! You can see a lot of rundown buildings, sketchy looking places,drunk people and dogs, but if you can handle it, it is going to be an unforgettable experience. Taverna azzurra is the most famous bar, drinks are the cheapest you can find in town and they have the famous zibibbo, marsala and sangue wine for only 1 €!
In the center of Piazza Caracciolo you can find other bars and local street food. Good choice as well to have a late snake with a pizza place and different bars offering sandwiches or the famous pane panelle e crocchè, sicilian specialty
Piazza Caracciolo, 12
The african bar, tables outside, food, drinks, live music and a dancing floor to dance tribal, african music. Very fun
Piazza Rivoluzione has been one of the most central areas for night-life in Palermo for a very long time. 3 bars are dominant in the square, Qvivi, Cavu' and Zammu'. Very similar between each others, they offer a nice atmosphere, tables outside and a big crowd almost very day of the week.
You can expect to pay around 5-6 € for cocktails, 4-5 € for a glass of wine, 2,50-5 € for beers
QVIVI MUSIC BAR
Piazza Rivoluzione, 5
Very famous place for aperitif, in a great location, nice outside tables and space especially in the spring-summer
ZAMMU' DRINK AND MORE
Piazza Rivoluzione, 35
Great aperitif, nice outside space especially in the spring-summer, possibility to watch football
Piazza Rivoluzione, 1
Very famous for aperitif, nice outside space especially in the spring-summer
Via della vetreria, 72
New big place, parties in the weekend till late night
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