Kuala Lumpur Nightlife
Kuala Lumpur thrums with action day and night, but the nightlife is especially great. Here are the best clubs and bars in Kuala Lumpur.
Beach Club Cafe
The Beach Club Cafe is popular with Kuala Lumpur locals and world travelers alike. There’s a cover charge to enter, and it includes one drink. A live band plays most nights till 1:00 a.m., followed by a DJ the rest of the night.
Bukit Bintang is considered tourist central and a hotspot for local festivities. It serves many local dishes, live performers are common, drinks are easy to get, and the nightlife is constant.
The Zouk Club is known for its high-profile guests. Some reviewers even say it is the popular spot to be in Kuala Lumpur, if you are into that sort of thing. It has a VIP section, reasonable food, and a constant party atmosphere.
The Sky Bar is on the top floor of the Trader’s Hotel. It has a pool and stunning views. The atmosphere is classy and drinks are made with style. The prices are a bit high, but it’s a great place to start or end an evening out.
Hard Rock Cafe
The Hard Rock Cafe stays busy in Kuala Lumpur with locals who want to enjoy American flavors and Americans who want a taste of home. The staff is outgoing and the music is loud.
The Thai Club is a laid-back place with two stories and an outdoor drinking and eating area. The food is great and the atmosphere makes it easy to just “hang out.”
Jalan P. Ramlee
This hotspot for Kuala Lumpur nightlife is wacky and vibrant. There’s music spilling from various bars and clubs, and the streets are full of tourists and locals looking for a party.
Editor’s note: The information contained on this page was compiled using real traveler reviews about the Kuala Lumpur nightlife.