Pubs and Cafes, Luxembourg

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  • All in Bar, Luxembourg
    All in Bar, Luxembourg
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    Pubs and Cafes: A GREAT PLACE TO START YOUR NIGHT OFF

    by DAO Updated Jun 13, 2015

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    The Tube is truly a place to people watch at night. For some reason this place is an absolute magnet for anyone in a costume. Night after night you will see all manner of film characters, animals, ‘nurses’, pirates and the truly strange. Its stays packed and thankfully its underground to keep it cool. Drop in here for a drink or two and you will not be disappointed with the buzz and sights to see.

    Dress Code: DRESS TO IMPRESS - THE WILDER THE BETTER !

    2 SHOTS BASTARD NO JOKING ! TOO BIG TO PICK UP SMILE LIKE YOU MEAN IT SHEIK SHEIK YOUR BOOTY !
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    URBAN BAR: START YOUR DRUNKEN EVENING HERE

    by DAO Updated Dec 13, 2014

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    This place is always busy, noisy and a good time. They have a small outside seating area that you can’t always get a seat in. The inside is cramped because its always full of people. An excellent place to people watch. It’s also a great place to start a drunken bar crawl in the old town and slowly work your way to the right in a circle. Next stops – Art Scene Bar and the The Tube.

    Full range of beers (including draft pints) and spirits.

    Dress Code: It will not matter by the end of the night.

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    All In Bar: Rock Pub/Café close to the train station

    by Airpunk Written Nov 13, 2014

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    Beer drinkers' pub close to the train station, nice place to have a pint or two. Can't remember if they also serve food. Audience was welcoming and mostly in their thirties, has some slight rock/metal atmosphere. Due to the location (a little off the train station) it is a place where you mostly see locals only.

    Not a place to make a detour, but a good place for a beer if you are in the area or waiting for a train.

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    Pubs and Cafes: Scottish Pub in Grund

    by Airpunk Written Oct 14, 2014

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    Good Scottish-themed pub in Grund to have a pint or two. Great atmosphere and football on the telly, occassional stand-up comedy and live music. A place I would recommend for some pints or after work. The pub faces the river and has an area to sit outside in the warmer months. Audience is mixed with young and old, tourists, locals and expats - although it is not an expat haunt like the Pyg or the Britannia in Clausen.
    Only downturn: he menu however did not convince me a lot. Selection of Whiskys is good but I expected a better choice of beers. The bottled ones are usual brands like Carlsberg, the draft ones include two belgian lagers, local Diekirch, Guinness and Strongbow. No bitter/ales! Food is only served in form of frozen pizzas, sandwiches and snacks like crisps and peanuts.

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    Urban Bar: Popular bar in the old town

    by Airpunk Written Sep 2, 2014

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    As of 2014, one of the most popular places in town. Serves as a place for coffee break in the morning or a lunch break later on and becomes more and more a pub during the day. However, its popularity means that the rather small place get can very full. Seventies - sytle interior, mixed audience. 
     
    The place has a good choice of pub favourites like burgers and salads. Prices for food and drink are high for European standart, but lower than Luxembourg average.
     

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    Rocas: Student Café in the city centre

    by Airpunk Written Sep 2, 2014

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    A place popular with students and alternative style people located in central Luxembourg. Beside that, this relatively small place hosts music and theatre events. It's not hard to guess that styles like punk, rock and reggae are dominating here. Prices are student-friendly - at least for Luxembourg... Nice place to have a pint in the evening, welcoming atmosphere.

    Dress Code: Not too formal

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    Britannia: The British Pub

    by Airpunk Written Sep 2, 2014

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    As a true international city, Luxembourg has one of the highest concentration of Irish and Scottish Pubs in mainland Europe. I am glad that an English pub has found its way to Luxembourg as well. This place, complete with a worn-out and stained carpet, ambodies an authentic pub atmosphere, but is still open to visitors. No wonder, it is a secret favourite of the expat community. For some reason, the pub has also attracted a poker playing community.
    Atmosphere is more down to earth than sophisticated, just an informal meeting place to enjoy a pint. Special events like concerts are held here as well, football on the telly runs continuously. Beer includes the local Diekirch, a couple of the usual lagers, Guinness and Strongbow. There’s also one bitter on tap, Boddington’s. A selection of whisk(e)ys and other spirits is available. There are also a couple of hot snacks like nachos, pizza and croque.
    Together with the Irish Pub “Pagmalion” (“The Pyg”) and the Scottish Pub Écosse (a pub which I have not found), Britannia is part of the so-called “Bermuda Triangle”.
    In the Clausen district, close to the Mousel brewery, not far away from the Bock Casemates.

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    The Tube: Pub Early on and Dancing Late Night

    by DSwede Written Aug 30, 2011

    Early in the evening, The Tube frequently offers lots of the sports games to be played on the television. As the night goes on, it turns more into a club with dance music and a more lively crowd. It is not a big place, and the long arched ceiling easily reminds you where the place got its name.

    Dress Code: The dress code is very casual.

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    O'Bar: Cozy pub with good music

    by DSwede Written Aug 30, 2011

    O'Bar is a rather small, but decent pub. The offer a variety of drinks. The cozy atmosphere has a couple regular short tables and couple tall bar style tables. The place will be quiet before 9am, but will pick up relatively quickly after that on the weekends.

    It will start as a quiet pub, allowing easy conversations with background music. But as the night progresses, the music gets louder and becomes more of a club and dance floor if the music is good.

    Dress Code: The dress code is always casual. In my experience, the later the hour, the more flexible the dress code gets. Passing by on my way home (~2am) some were even shirtless.

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    Scott's Pub

    by HORSCHECK Updated Jan 22, 2008

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    Scott's Pub seems to be an institution in Luxembourg's nightlife since more than 15 years now.

    Beside the normal pub life they offer all sorts of events from concerts to apres ski parties.

    The wooden interior is held in a typical british pub style and decorated with various beer signs and mirrors.

    We once visited the pub in the early afternoon for a quick snack and a drink on one of its two outdoor terraces which were packed with sunbathers who enjoyed the quaint atmosphere near the Alzette river.

    Scott's Pub has a large range of beers both from bottle or on tap. Among the beer brands on offer are Clausel, Bellevue, Hoegarden, Leffe, Carlsberg and Guinness.

    The food selection concentrates on basic snacks such as toasties and sandwiches. I opted for a sandwich with salami and cheese, which was okay. The beer and sandwich set me back 12,50 Euro. Prices at the Scott's Pub are probably slightly higher than in other places.

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    Pubs and Cafes: Scott's Irish Pub

    by Ewingjr98 Updated Nov 18, 2006

    Scott's is a casual hangout in the Grund area of Luxembourg along the Alzette River. Most nights there, you can grab a table or a couch and drink Guinness or Belgian brews (like Leffe) for hours. This is (used to be?) a favorite weekend hangout for American soldiers stationed in nearby Germany... so it was also a good place to get into a fight and be tossed into the street. Because of their feisty reputation, American soldiers were often not allowed in the door.

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    Scott's Pub: Ex-pats and locals

    by acemj Updated May 20, 2006

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    I stopped by Scott's Pub to try a couple local beers. Inside, it's very cozy and the crowd is a blend of locals, ex-pats and tourists. I sat at the bar listening to French, German, the local Luxembourgish and a few people speaking English with heavy and varied European accents.

    I tried two local brews, a Dierkirch Grand Reserve, which was pretty good. It had a creaminess that was surprising and a pleasant amber color. I also tried a Mousel Premium Pils, which wasn't as good. A bit plain and unremarkable, it had a grassy taste and felt thin in my mouth.

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    Caf? des Artistes: Atmospheric and a refreshing change

    by morgenhund Written Dec 4, 2005

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    The Caf? des Artistes in the Grund part of Luxembourg City is a local legend - whilst there are copious Irish bar impersonations, des Artistes is a breath of fresh air. It has been around since 1968 and is decorated with posters from yesteryear of exhibitions and is a smoky caf? in the style of Vienna's Caf? Alt Wien or Hawelka. The tables are ambiently lit with candles in wine bottles. The atmosphere, however, is created by the live music from the piano with singsongs later in the evening.

    Dress Code: No dress code - come as you are - the more relaxed the better.

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    Pubs and Cafes: Art Scene

    by Imbi Written Jun 2, 2004

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    A decent Irish pub with variety of drinks and comfortable seating. Located near The National Museum for History and Art, it very reasonable place to have drink, I am not sure how it is in the night as I was there during day time and it was not very crowded.

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    Le cafe des artistes: Ouni Gronn a Clausen...

    by LarsLous Updated Jun 8, 2003

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    Go downtown, to the Gronn. You will find some very nice cafes and pubs like the mentioned cafe des artistes or the Scott's Pub. You can also find the Melusina discotheque here around.
    Getting there is easy, take the lift on the Holy Ghost place, or just walk down the stairs. (to go up, I recommand the lift, for you have to walk 340 steps...)

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