Nightlife in Da Lat is quiet compared to other cities in Vietnam, as the hill town is mostly known as a place for rest and relaxation. However, you can still find a handful of quaint bars and pubs that serve a good range of booze and light snacks until late, mostly within Da Lat City Centre.
There’s a young but thriving wine industry in and around Da Lat, with Vang Da Lat (aka Wine Da Lat) and Da Lat Beco its main producers. Travelling families can enjoy a fun evening by exploring Da Lat’s famous night market, which houses dozens of stalls selling street food, clothing, and souvenirs every evening. Check out some of our recommendations on what to do at night in Da Lat.
Da Lat Night Market
Da Lat Night Market offers some of the most diverse shopping experiences in the hill town. Open daily between 17:00 and 22:00, the streets of Da Lat City Centre are lined with colourful stalls selling local snacks, second-hand clothing, and souvenirs. If you’re visiting during festivities like Da Lat Flower Festival, Tet, and Christmas, there are numerous exhibitions, street parades, and performances by Vietnamese celebrities. You can also see locals showcasing modern performances, such as busking, hip-hop dances, and skateboarding. Weekends are the best time to explore Da Lat Night Market on foot as all roads in the city centre are closed off to motorcycles, taxis and buses.
- Opening Hours: Daily 17:00 – 22:00
- Location: Nguyen Thi Minh Khai & Nam Ky Khoi Nghia, Da Lat
13 Café Bar Da Lat
13 Café Bar Da Lat offers an open-air terrace that’s decorated with string lights, potted plants, and plenty of colourful portraits and antiques. Located along Tang Bat Ho Street, the two-storey establishment attracts backpackers looking to enjoy a quiet night in Da Lat. Prices are reasonable, with local beers priced at VND 17,000, red wine at VND 35,000 per glass, and cocktails at VND 90,000 upwards. If you’re hungry, 13 Café Bar Da Lat serves Vietnamese and western favourites, such as beef burgers (VND 85,000), vegetarian noodles (VND 70,000), and steak with chips (VND 250,000).
- Opening Hours: Daily 09:00 – Late
- Location: 13 Tang Bat Ho Street, Da Lat
The Escape Bar Da Lat
The Escape Bar Da Lat is the best place for live music, ranging from country and blues to rock ‘n’ roll and reggae. This 1970s-style bar is located in the basement of Muong Thanh Dalat Hotel, about a five-minute walk from Xuan Hong Lake. It opens daily at 16:00, and you can enjoy live music from 19:30 until late. On most nights, the band covers classic rock songs by the Rolling Stones, Beatles, Jimi Hendrix, and Radiohead. Drinks are reasonably priced and the staff are friendly and hospitable, making it a great place to relax after exploring Da Lat.
- Opening Hours: Daily 16:00 – Late
- Location: 18 Phan Boi Chau Street, Ward 1, Da Lat
- Tel: +84 62 3857 88889
Le Select Bar at Du Parc Hotel Da Lat
Le Select Bar at Du Parc Hotel Da Lat is an all-day dining venue with colonial décor, cosy furnishings, and large windows overlooking Da Lat City Centre. You’ll find a spacious bar stocked with single malt whiskies, premium wines, and liquors, making it a great spot for a nightcap. Aside from the usual cocktail offerings such as margaritas, White Russians, and martinis, the expert mixologists can easily customise your very own concoction. During the day, Le Select Bar serves a selection of coffee, tea, and light snacks.
- Opening Hours: Daily 11:00 – Late
- Location: Du Parc Hotel Dalat, 15 Tran Phu, Ward 3, Da Lat
- Tel: +84 263 3825 777
B21 Beer Da Lat
B21 Beer Da Lat is a local favourite, where you can catch the latest football matches on TV screens and/or dance with a fun-loving crowd until late. Set along Truong Cong Dinh Street, this small but busy bar is just a five-minute walk from Da Lat Market. You can find standard cocktails such as mojitos, Singapore Slings, and Pina Coladas, as well as a good selection of beers on tap. Happy hour is from 15:00 until 20:30, when you can enjoy buy-one-free-one promos on all beers and cocktails. The bar gets especially lively after 22:00, with local DJs spinning dance music all night long.
- Opening Hours: Daily 15:00 – 01:00
- Location: 68 Truong Cong Dinh Street, Ward 1, Da Lat
- Tel: +84 91 779 2121
Le Cosy Bar at Dalat Palace Heritage Hotel
Le Cosy Bar at Dalat Palace Heritage Hotel attracts affluent travellers looking to unwind after a day of sightseeing. Located on the ground floor, the bar exudes a romantic atmosphere, with chandeliers, pale wooden panelling, high chairs by the bar, leather sofas, and French windows overlooking a lush garden and the nearby Xuan Hong Lake. Diners can enjoy an extensive menu of cocktails, digestifs, and spirits, though prices here are higher than most of the best nightlife in Da Lat.
- Opening Hours: Daily 11:00 – Late
- Location: Dalat Palace Heritage Hotel, 2 Tran Phu Street, Ward 3, Da Lat
- Tel: +84 263 382 5444
Secret – Coffee & Bar Da Lat
Secret – Coffee & Bar Da Lat is a stylish speakeasy in downtown Da Lat, about a five-minute walk from Lam Dong Museum. Look out for a large courtyard on Hoang Hoa Tham, where you’ll see a sign leading to Bird's Nest Homestay Da Lat (where the bar is located). Open daily, live music is played every Saturday between 20:30 and 22:30. Drinks-wise, beers are priced at VND 30,000 and signature cocktails at VND 80,000. Highly recommended drinks include the milk tea cocktail and lavender-infused gin.
- Opening Hours: Daily 09:00 – 03:00
- Location: 1B Hoang Hoa Tham, Da Lat
- Tel: +84 96 611 5109
Beepub Hostel & Bar
Beepub Hostel & Bar is known for its lively atmosphere, despite its compact setting. Part of a backpackers’ inn of the same name, you can enjoy a few rounds at the pool table, dance to a variety of music, and chat with fellow tourists throughout your visit. During the summer months, the bar hosts a good line-up of international musicians and DJs. Drinks are affordably priced, with a large Saigon costing about VND 30,000. If you’re feeling peckish, bar snacks such as fried spring rolls, calamari, and bamboo shoots are available.
- Opening Hours: Daily, 24 Hours
- Location: Beepub Hostel, 74 Truong Cong Dinh, Da Lat
- Tel: +84 96 273 1274
Rain Nightclub Da Lat
Rain Nightclub Da Lat attracts partygoers looking to enjoy a night of dancing during their holiday. Located along Le Hong Phong Street, the club regularly hosts vibrant light shows and a good line-up of talented DJs, even during weekdays. Drinks are pricey, ranging between VND 70,000 and VND 2,000,000. While there’s no cover charge, expect to pay VND 80,000 for your first beer or soft drink. Local girls may approach your table for drinks – just decline politely and they’ll usually leave you alone.
- Opening Hours: Daily 19:00 – 02:00
- Location: 1 Le Hong Phong, Da Lat
- Tel: +84 91 640 7000
V Club Da Lat
V Club Da Lat is a vibrant nightclub near Da Lat Market, attracting mostly local youths and travellers. It’s fitted with a spacious dancefloor and resident DJs spinning house, hip hop, and trance music from 21:00 onwards. Hookah pipes are also available here. While it’s not the biggest nightclub in town, V Club Da Lat is a good choice if a quiet night at a local pub doesn’t sound appealing to you.
- Opening Hours: Daily 19:30 – 02:00
- Location: 2 Le Dai Hanh, Da Lat
- Tel: +84 96 666 1666