Party Hard in Atlanta at These 7 Hot Clubs
Not sure where to head after dark in Atlanta? Why not experience the best of Hot-Lanta's nightlife when you visit these clubs. Here are our 7 recommendations.
The night life in Atlanta caters to every type of party goer out there. From singles who are looking to mingle in a classy, exhilarating dress up cocktail party, to the rambunctious and wild groups who are looking for a night out in the town, Atlanta has something to satisfy everyone. The key is to know where to go! Don't be too overdressed or disappointed with toned down night ever again, this list will give you an idea of what the hottest Atlanta clubs offer.
Eddie's Attic is any music lover's paradise in Atlanta. The bar, restaurant, and music lounge will be the perfect way to unwind and listen to talented musicians as they take the stage. On any given night you can relax in the calm and soothing atmosphere Eddie's Attic is known for while both world famous and local musicians serenade you throughout the night.
Known as a 21 and under club, this hub is usually populated by young professionals who are looking for a good, but relaxing time. With acts John Mayer, Shawn Mullins, and Dave Sutherland it is no surprise that the line outside the door can get very long at times. Eddie's is the place to go if you're looking for a night in the town that won't lead to a hangover the next day. Simply just chill with a bottle or two and listen to great live music because at Eddie's Attic, it's where live music matters.
Sunday - Thursday: 5:30 pm - 12:30 am
Friday and Saturday: 5:30 pm - 2:00 am
Cover Charge: $5 - $18
*Prices may change depending on live act
515-B North McDonough St.
Decatur, GA 30030 (venue is upstairs)
Opa! Dinner with a dessert of belly dancing after? Sounds like a fun-filled night is waiting for diners at Taverna Plaka in Atalanta. You wouldn't think that a Greek restaurant would make the list for the hottest clubs in Atlanta, but that's because there's no other like Taverna Plaka. The place is best for diners who are looking to party (even get up on the tables) right after they've filled their stomachs.
Taverna Plaka is not your everyday restaurant as servers also double as belly dancers who entertain guests as they enjoy their scrumptious and authentic Greek entrees. A place where throwing napkins in the air is a norm is worth checking out and enjoying. A night at Taverna Plaka will have more surprises than just napkins in the air, you might just end up belly dancing with your friends!
Sunday through Thursday: 5pm - 10pm
Friday and Saturday: 5pm - 2:30am
*Luncheon reservations are made upon request
2196 Cheshire Bridge Rd.
Atlanta, GA 30324
Don't let this little rundown shack of an appearance fool you. MJQ Concourse transforms into one of Atlanta's hottest dance clubs when the sun goes down. Beyond the little shack's doors lies party central where the young (and the young at heart) dance to the hottest DJ's mixes until the sun comes up the next day.
MJQ Concourse is one of Atlanta's longest running nightclubs and it has proven itself through the years. The club is located underground both literally, it is physically under concrete and figuratively, there are hardly any websites about MJQ and its popularity is mainly attributed through loyal patrons who spread the word. If you're looking for a night that will change the way you view partying, all you have to do is look under the shack!
Monday - Wednesday: 10pm - 4am
Thursday - Friday: 11pm - 4am
Saturday: 11pm - 3am
*Price changes everyday
*Walk-ins are accepted
736 Ponce De Leon Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30306
The classy and young residents of Midtown come down to the Halo Lounge for a good night of partying. Singles who are looking for like-minded party goers who aren't afraid to run wild for the night enjoy the pulse of this nightclub. The sleek furnishing surrounding an onyx bar is impressive.
The Halo Lounge and its extensive list of signature drinks and expert DJs knows how to keep a party pumping well into the night. Just like many nightclubs, the party does not reach full throttle until after 11pm, meaning you can take your time and enjoy a lavish dinner before stepping into the doors of this classy nightclub. With a music range that spans from house to dance, you will end up dancing and drinking the night away!
Monday - Friday: 5pm - 3am
Saturday: 9pm - 3am
Fridays and Saturdays: $5
817 W Peachtree St E 100
Atlanta, GA 30308
Laughing Skull Lounge
If laughter is indeed the best medicine, The Laughing Skull in Atlanta would be considered as a great hospital. As one of the most acclaimed comedy clubs in Atlanta, set in a very tiny venue performers at the Laughing Skull always manage to bring the house down. If you're lucky enough to get one of the 74 seats in this theater you might just end up sitting beside a comedy legend because many of them are frequent performers at the Laughing Skull.
Get tickled and laugh out loud as both comedy pros and amateurs take center stage night after night. If you're gutsy enough to try and make this demanding audience laugh, you might want to sign up for open mic night, but you have to be 21 and over to join! Double up in laughter or cause the laughter yourself, only at Atlanta's best comedy club that makes comedy an art: The Laughing Skull.
Wednesday: 8pm - 10pm
Thursday - Saturday: 8pm - 9:30pm, 10:30pm - Midnight
Sunday: 7pm - 8:30 pm, 9pm - 10:30pm
$10 - $30, depending on the performers
878 Peachtree St
Atlanta, GA 30309
Phone: (877) 523-3288
Tongue and Groove
For over 19 years Tongue and Groove has remained as one of Atlanta's hottest late night clubs. This glamorous and chic nightclub has been drawing in Atlanta's trendiest and most beautiful partygoers. This comes as no surprise as the club is home to two lavish rooms, one which overlooks a large dance floor where VIPs can enjoy the party from a bird's eye view.
There are two rooms in Tongue and Groove, something to boast about because it gives guests a chance to switch from different music genres at any time of the night. One room keeps a constant playlist of Top 40 while the other plays a mix hip-hop and house music, this combination guarantees you will never get bored of dancing. For those nights that you're feeling extra special, there are small enclaves which are reserved for the night's ultra-VIPs. Plus, your hand will never be without a drink because the club houses numerous bars.
Wednesday - Thursday: 9pm - 3am
Friday - Saturday: 10pm - 3am
565 Main Street
Atlanta, GA 30324
The wild Cuban party scene comes alive inside the Havana Club in Atlanta. This upscale and sophisticated club is home to three different rooms in its 15,000 square foot venue. Each of the three rooms boasts a varied, unique, and equally exciting ambiance which all embody the Cuban culture and lifestyle. In the Havana Club, there is a room for every type of party goer.
Havana Club's Main Room is a popular venue for holiday parties, corporate events, and themed events. The room is home to world famous DJs whose playlist consists of the Top 40 hits. Guests who chose to spend the night in this room can relax in an exclusive stage sofa or in one of the bungalows. Meanwhile, cigar aficionados can lounge in the humidor area which is always stocked with the best cigar brands available.
Lights, dance music, and drinks. That is what The Gallery at the Havana Club is about. The room is equipped with LED walls and lasers to match the playlist consisting of House, Electronic, and EDM. Guests can choose to either lounge in one of the Premier VIP sofas or stay in one of the high-tops. If you're looking to have one hell of a night, The Gallery is the perfect room for you.
The Latin Studio:
The renowned Latin Studio room at the Havana Club is where party goers go to dance to the beat of sultry salsa music. Guests can enjoy Salsa, Meringue, Bachata music while sitting comfortably on a horseshoe shaped couch or a small couch, but who would sit when the music is calling for you to dance? If you're not confident with your dancing skills, you can join the Saturday Salsa Sessions at 9pm.
Tuesday and Thursday: 9pm - 3am
Friday and Saturday: 8pm - 3am
Free - $20, depending day and gender
3112 Piedmont Rd
Atlanta, GA 30305
Atlanta, Georgia is a culturally diverse state that offers tourists many attractions. The party scene may not be like the one in Las Vegas, but it comes close. The nightlife in Atlanta is anything but boring because there really is something for everyone. It doesn't matter if you're looking to relax with a cold beer in hand or if you're looking to dance and drink the night away, you will find something to suit your partying style and mood in the street of Atlanta. You just have to know where to go! And now you do.
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