Phu Quoc Island Nightlife
What to Do at Night on Phu Quoc Island
Phu Quoc Island’s relaxed nightlife scene is ideal for those looking to unwind by the beach after a day of exploring the island. Catering to different budgets, you can find plenty of beachfront bars, wine lounges, late-night restaurants, and vibrant nightclubs offering an extensive range of strong cocktails and imported alcohol until late.
These establishments are well-frequented by fun-loving locals, expats, and tourists thanks to their charming service, stylish interiors, and live entertainment such as full moon parties, sports events, bonfires, and dance performances. Alternatively, the Dinh Cau Night Market in Duong Dong is great for sampling authentic local dishes and purchasing souvenirs for loved ones back home.
Located in Charm Resort this is the closest to a night club there is in Phu Quoc. It's a good venue, however it often lacks enough people to create any atmosphere, as the island receives most tourists this is sure to become a popular hangout.
Beach Bar at Mango Bay Resort
Beach Bar at Mango Bay Resort caters to guests looking to enjoy a private evening on Phu Quoc Island. This swanky beach bar specialises in innovative cocktails paired with gourmet tapas, pizzas, salads, grilled seafood and meat. Open all day, this rustic establishment features a covered dining area and al fresco terrace with expansive views of Ong Lang Beach. Priced at VND 115,000 upwards, standout cocktails at Beach Bar include Phoenix (tequila, Malibu, triple sec, and watermelon juice), Vietnamese Caipiroska (vodka, kumquat, lime, and sugar), and mango mojito (rum, mint, lime, sugar, soda and fresh mango).
- Opening Hours: Daily 10:30 - Late
- Address: Mango Bay Resort Phu Quoc, Ong Lang Beach, Phu Quoc Island
- Tel: +84 773 981 693
BitterSweet Bar at Salinda Resort Phu Quoc
BitterSweet Bar, located within Salinda Resort Phu Quoc, is renowned for its signature (and affordably-priced) cocktail list. Playing mostly lounge music, this hidden gem attracts travellers who prefer a quiet and laidback nightlife venue during their holiday on Phu Quoc Island. Standout drinks include The Symphony (lychee, vodka, lime juice with chilli), Kristen Sour (cinnamon, whisky, and lime juice), and Learning to Run (roses, vodka, artichoke and red tea). BitterSweet Bar’s food options are limited to mixed nuts and popcorn, so make your way to the resort’s onsite restaurant if you’d like something more filling.
- Opening Hours: Daily 18:00 – 01:00
- Address: Salinda Resort Phu Quoc, Cua Lap Hamlet, Duong To, Phu Quoc Island
- Tel: +84 93 578 45 05
Coco Bar at Long Beach is renowned for its friendly service, homemade rums and wines as well as extensive menu of Vietnamese and European snacks. Established in 2012, this open-air bar features a pool table, quaint décor, and plenty of seats overlooking the Tran Hung Dao Street. Highly recommended drinks here include the coconut-infused wine, passionfruit rum, and tri-coloured rum shots. Visitors can also enjoy board games whilst sampling Coco Bar’s signature snacks such as Chinese dumplings, coconut flan, and banh mi.
- Opening Hours: Daily 08:00 – 02:00
- Address: 118 Tran Hung Dao Street, Long Beach, Phu Quoc Island
- Tel: +84 121 800 0953
Dinh Cau Night Market is a must-visit for travellers on Phu Quoc Island, offering a plethora of dining and shopping opportunities until late. Located along Vo Thi Sau Street in Duong Dong, this pedestrian-friendly market is about a five-minute walk from Dinh Cau Rock. This Phu Quoc market caters mainly to tourists but is rather bustling with many people.
Visitors can find about 100 stalls, more than half of which sell fresh seafood, street snacks, and beverages at affordable prices. Live fish, sea snails, crabs and scallops are kept in large tanks with prices listed on the board in front of every booth. To order, just choose whichever strikes your Read More...
- Opening Hours: Daily 17:00 – 24:00
- Address: Vo Thi Sau Street, Duong Dong, Phu Quoc island
Another fairly popular beach bar a little further south along Long Beach, open late.
Happy Buddha Club
The only nightclub on the island, Happy Buddha Club is ideal for those looking to mingle and party on Phu Quoc. Opened since 2010, this nightclub only opens on Saturday but gets packed with fun-loving locals and travellers fairly quickly thanks to its free entry and cheap drinks. Depending on the line-up, Happy Buddha Club’s music policy includes deep house, techno, deep acid, jazz and fusion, house, and world music. Set along Tran Hug Dao Street, Happy Buddha Club is a five-minute drive from Dinh Cau Rock.
- Opening Hours: Saturday 21:00 - Late
- Address: 92 Tran Hung Dao Street, Long Beach, Phu Quoc Island
- Tel: +84 166 405 3830
Itaca Resto Lounge Phu Quoc attracts a steady clientele of foreign tourists thanks to its extensive range of mainly Mediterranean tapas with a smattering of pan Asian styles and alcoholic offerings. Owned (and managed) by a Spanish expat, service here is prompt and friendly, making it an ideal venue for romantic dinners and casual gatherings alike.
Set within Duong Dong town, this stylish nightlife spot features a well-lit courtyard and patio-style bar with plenty of white cushioned seats and wooden tables. Overlooking the courtyard is a spacious semi-indoor dining section that’s beautifully decorated with conical hat lamps and fairy lights. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Tuesday – Sunday 18:00 – 23:45 (closed Mondays)
- Address: 125 Tran Hung Dao Street, Duong Dong, Phu Quoc Island
- Tel: +84 77 399 2022
Le Bar at La Veranda Resort Phu Quoc
Le Bar at La Veranda Resort Phu Quoc is an elegant lounge bar with breathtaking views of the ocean and resort pool, where affluent travellers can unwind after a day at the beach or sightseeing on Phu Quoc Island. Surrounded by a tropical garden, this nightlife venue is fitted with colonial-style décor, warm lighting, art deco furnishing and relaxing music playing in the background. Visitors can find the usual array of cocktails, wines, spirits and beers while food options range from Vietnamese spring rolls to pizzas. BBQs are held every Saturday if weather permits, featuring candlelit tables right on the beach.
- Opening Hours: Daily 08:00 – 24:00
- Address: Veranda Resort Phu Quoc, Phu Quoc Island
- Tel: +84 77 3982 988
Lion Garden Beer Club
Lion Garden Beer Club, set within Duong Dong, is the largest nightclub on Phu Quoc Island. Fitted with a restaurant and outdoor patio, this two-storey club features a spacious dancefloor and DJs playing EDM, dance and electro tunes until late. Visitors can enjoy Heineken, Tiger, Sapporo and Saigon draught beers between VND 18,000 (can) and VND 279,000 (tower) as well as a selection of beers imported from Belgium, Holland and Czechoslovakia. Try the Lion (VND 250,000) if you’re feeling peckish, which comprises a generous platter sausages, ham, liver pate, spring rolls, and salad.
- Opening Hours: Daily 15:00 – Late
- Address: Duong Dong, Phu Quoc Island
- Tel: +84 96 893 39 79
Pho Bo Café
The upper storey overlooks the Dinh Cau Rock temple and lighthouse, it's a nice spot in town to have some drinks while watching the sunset. You can have a closer look at the temple afterwards.
Rabbit Hole Irish Bar
The Rabbit Hole Irish Bar caters to just about any traveller, featuring large TV screens airing live telecasts for sports fans. Located along the main strip of Duong Dong, this lively bar is also fitted with a pool table and dart boards while music ranges from lounge and house to pop and R&B. Drinks served here include classic cocktails, shots, imported beers, whiskies and wines. Every Thursday, ladies get to enjoy buy-one-free-one cocktail promos.
- Opening Hours: Daily 14:00 - Late
- Address: 90 Tran Hung Dao Street, Duong Dong, Phu Quoc Island
- Tel: +84 90 605 89 90
The quintessential beach bar, complete with thatched roof and sand underfoot. This is 'the' place to hang out in Phu Quoc. The owner is French which means he understands the need for drinks to be kept cold in the warm climate, this also guarantees a decent wine list and that the bottles have been stored properly. Popular with divers, expect 'the vis' to be one of the main topics of conversation.
Rory’s Beach Bar is widely regarded as Phu Quoc Island’s quintessential nightlife spot, featuring an impressive drinks list, spacious lounge setting, and unbeatable views of the ocean and surrounding islets. Located in Long Beach, this bar is very popular amongst backpackers looking to unwind after a day of exploring Phu Quoc Island.
Featuring colourful lanterns, it’s fitted with a spacious open-air wooden deck housing communal tables, a pool table, several TVs airing sports events, and a well-stocked bar section. There are also plenty of plastic chairs and beach umbrellas right on the beach. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Daily 09:00 - Late
- Address: 118/10 Tran Hung Dao Street, Long Beach, Phu Quoc Island
- Tel: +84 91 933 32 50