Nightclubs and bars in Ethiopia

  • Nightlife
    by hannette
  • Nightlife
    by hannette
  • Nightlife
    by hannette

Most Viewed Nightlife in Ethiopia

  • DAO's Profile Photo
    4 more images

    ANY BAR OR RESTAURANT: HAVE A GIN!

    by DAO Updated Nov 8, 2011

    3.5 out of 5 starsHelpfulness


    If you like Gin, you will love Ethiopia! Not only do people make it at home, they also serve large quantities for literally pennies a drink. A gin & tonic is usually served with a fresh slice of lime or lemon. I went out one night with friends and was getting them for about US 10 cents each! Drink up!

    If you need more - you can by huge bottles in any large market. 3 of the photos are from a wholesaler in Harar who gave me a large free sample (Last Photo) !

    Was this review helpful?

  • Bashir2005's Profile Photo

    ZERO: Night Life is NIL in this town

    by Bashir2005 Written May 19, 2007

    2.5 out of 5 starsHelpfulness

    There are bars and discos on this town, I went out with some UN employees one night and experience was great. Despite the friendly ladies in the bars and discos all over the city, I am sure there were about 3 when I was there in March 05. I found very uncofortable when I saw cats, dogs and hyenas passing by without the people's concern for their safety. I remeber saying "Look, look that's bigger than a dog or fox !!!" My friends (UN employees posted here) said, it's normal to walk at night with Hynas next to you. Well I leave you to think about this. For me, I don't like Hynas (Full stop). I think Hyena is the ungliest mamal on planet earth.

    Dress Code: No dress code required.

    Related to:
    • Singles

    Was this review helpful?

  • Saagar's Profile Photo

    Cannot remember, but on the main street: Disco in Dessie, anyone?

    by Saagar Updated Mar 1, 2004

    4 out of 5 starsHelpfulness

    Dessie is a student town and a main intersection for travels and transport between Djibouti, Tigray and Addis Abeba. It is a very lively town with several hotels (catering to business and local and regional travellers). There are a some dancing bars with good Ethiopian music, that does it for great dancing, and many young people are out for fun and a beer rather late at night.
    Dessie has also some good breakfast and lunch restaurants. For those who wake up in time to catch truckers' restaurants' theyr're offering very cheap deals and tasty breakfasts beyond the injera staples.

    Dress Code: Traveller's nice;
    that means no tie, but not your stained traveller's khakis either.

    Related to:
    • Adventure Travel

    Was this review helpful?

  • Roardo's Profile Photo

    Local Traditional Erotic Dance: Don't join this nightlife...;)

    by Roardo Updated Dec 22, 2003

    This girl attends a traditional erotic dance in the Omo region of the Hammer people. Nightlife on it's best, but also it's worst. The liberated sex life is one of the main reasons that HIV is spreading rapidly in the area..

    Was this review helpful?

  • kartermar's Profile Photo

    Addis Abeba is probably the...

    by kartermar Written Aug 25, 2002

    1.5 out of 5 starsHelpfulness

    Addis Abeba is probably the only place that has some good places to go out to:
    1.PEAKOK -have a drink in your car-
    2.Sheraton Hotel...for those who want to see the contrast of total luxury with the rest of the city (and country).

    Was this review helpful?

  • hprior's Profile Photo

    Addis Abbaba: Oh I hope this...

    by hprior Written Aug 24, 2002

    0.5 out of 5 starsHelpfulness

    Addis Abbaba: Oh I hope this place is still there. I don't know the address but the name is the Peacock Bar. It is a drive-in bar. Yup, you drive up to the bar, blink your lights and a waiter in a white coat comes out and takes your order. Then he brings out a tray for your window with your drinks on it. It's a hoot. The drinks were good too.
    Must be in a car!

    Dress Code: No code, except wear clothes!

    Was this review helpful?

Ethiopia Hotels

See all 48 Hotels in Ethiopia

Top Ethiopia Hotels

Addis Ababa Hotels
397 Reviews - 2976 Photos
Bahir Dar Hotels
181 Reviews - 851 Photos
Shashemene Hotels
See nearby hotels
Lalibela Hotels
159 Reviews - 964 Photos
Bulbula Hotels
See nearby hotels
Turmi Hotels
19 Reviews - 78 Photos
T'is Isat Hotels
2 Reviews - 7 Photos
Nazret Hotels
5 Reviews - 15 Photos
Moyale Hotels
7 Reviews - 9 Photos
Konso Hotels
8 Reviews - 14 Photos
Jinka Hotels
19 Reviews - 50 Photos
Harer Hotels
45 Reviews - 642 Photos
Haiti Hotels
1 Hotel
Gonder Hotels
131 Reviews - 551 Photos
Gonder Hotels
9 Reviews - 26 Photos

Instant Answers: Ethiopia

Get an instant answer from local experts and frequent travelers

62 travelers online now

Comments

Ethiopia Nightlife

Reviews and photos of Ethiopia nightlife posted by real travelers and locals. The best tips for Ethiopia sightseeing.
Map of Ethiopia

Popular Regions in Ethiopia

Dire Dawa Astedader Nightlife 

More Regions in Ethiopia