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Once the sun sets in and the clubs start opening up, one of the best ways to spend your vacation is by partying with your travel buddies, downing drinks, and meeting new people. While alcohol consumption is generally stigmatized in Morocco, Casablanca has a more liberal view due to previous French colonialism so you can party without worries. In case you’re not into the party scene, Casablanca offers another form of entertain to enjoy beneath the starlight. Here we show you the 10 best nightlife places to visit for a memorable night.
1. Le CasArt Bar
— Sofitel Casablanca (@SofitelCasa) December 19, 2015
Relax with a drink while listening to lounge music at Le CasArt Bar. Perfect for meeting new friends, the bar has luxurious sofa chairs that complete the comfortable environment with class. While the drinks cost as usual high-end bars do, they also offer complimentary snacks for a complete meal. The service is fast and the waiters are attentive and accommodating to ensure a great evening for you and your travel buddies.
- Name: Le CasArt Bar
- Address: Rue Sidi Belyout | Hotel Sofitel Casablanca Tour Blanche, Casablanca 20000, Morocco
- Phone: +212 5224-56200
- Access: Inside Hotel Sofitel Casablanca Tour Blanche
- Website: sofitel.com
2. La Bodéga
— La bodéga de Casa (@bodegadecasa) December 17, 2014
Have an exciting Spanish-filled evening at La Bodéga where the DJ spins Latino and salsa beats. Fill your stomach with Spanish delicacies from tapas to their vast array of drinks. To complete the Spanish theme, the interior is decorated with artifacts that transport you to Spain. Dance your evening away and go crazy as they allow customers to dance on the table.
- Name: La Bodéga
- Address: 129 Rue Allal BenAbdallah, Casablanca 20000, Morocco
- Phone: +212 5225-41842
- Opening hours:
- Mon – Sat 12:00PM to 4:00PM, 7:00PM to 1:00AM
- Sun 7:00PM to 1:00AM
- Website: restopro.ma/bodega
3. Rick’s Cafe
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Visit this iconic café for a relaxing evening at their piano bar. Popularized by the 1942 film Casablanca, the café features memorabilia from the movie, which makes for a great backdrop for your photos. If you’re not familiar with the film, the cafe continuously plays it on the second floor. The charming place will definitely transport you to the forties and make you feel part of the film. Plus, the food and drinks are great and the waiters are courteous and attentive.
- Name: Rick’s Cafe
- Address: 248, Boulevard Sour Jdid | Place Du Jardin Public, Casablanca 20000, Morocco
- Phone: +212522274207
- Opening hours: Mon – Sun 12:00PM to 3:00PM, 6:30PM to 1:00AM
- Website: rickscafe.ma
4. Brooklyn Bar
— Beery Cubana (@AbirBry) October 11, 2014
Gear up with your dancing shoes here at Brooklyn Bar for a fun night of Western-style fun. With a lively dance floor hyped by a talented DJ, the place is often crowded and a lot of single women frequent this club. The clubs’ walls are filled with street art for a rebel and liberated feel to party and have an entertaining night. It is advisable to get reservations here because the club is often full.
- Name: Brooklyn Bar
- Address: Address: 56 Boulevard De La Corniche, Casablanca20000, Morocco
- Phone: +212661259698
5. Cinema Rialto
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If you’re looking for an alcohol-free evening, you can always opt for a romantic evening at Cinema Rialto. Time travel back to the fifties in this French colonial designed structure and enjoy your popcorn with throwback movies. Practice your French with movies screened in French or sometimes in Arabic with French subtitles. Having been around since the 1930s, the infamous Josephine Barker and Edith Piaf had once performed in this cinema.
- Name: Cinema Rialto
- Address: 35 Rue Mohammed El Qori, Quartier Horloge,Casablanca 20000, Morocco
- Phone: 522 26 26 32
- Website: lerialto.cine.allocine.fr
6. La Java
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Have a great evening at La Java, Casablanca’s hot spot for the best drinks and music. The bar offers international cuisine to satisfy all your cravings. While enjoying a delicious meal and alcoholic drinks, the bar also shows football games, features live music and even has a karaoke night. Not only can you watch performers but you could also perform on stage! Now that’s a memorable night.
- Name: La Java
- Address: Boulevard Abdellatif Ben Kadour,, Casablanca 20050, Morocco
- Phone: +212 6 13 92 55 13
- Opening hours: Mon – Sun 6:00PM to 2:00AM
7. Bar du Titan
— Casamemoire (@Casamemoire) April 29, 2014
Enjoy an evening of Moroccan beers and good conversations without breaking the bank at Bar du Titan. Pair your drinks with their infamous “tapas” that diners can’t get enough of. Frequented by locals, you can have an authentic feel of day-to-day Moroccan life here. For a livelier feel, the interior features wacky portraits of pop art. The bar also features live music in the blues and rock genre for a truly enjoyable evening.
- Name: Bar du Titan
- Address: Avenue Hassan Seghir | 26, Casablanca, Morocco
- Phone: 522313315
8. Le Kimmy’z
— Les Carnets de la H (@LesCarnetsDeLaH) March 23, 2016
Have a classic steak and wine combo at Kimmy’z for an evening with class. If you prefer other food, the restaurant has a traditional French menu served in a sophisticated style to match the intricate flavors. Some nights they feature live Jazz music to relax your mind, while they sometimes have a live DJ to throw you a lively party. Despite being an upscale restaurant, the prices are still affordable.
- Name: Le Kimmy’z
- Address: 7, Rue Najib Mahfoud, Casablanca 20000, Morocco
- Phone: 5 22 27 72 97
- Opening hours:
- Mon – Sat 6:00PM to 2:00AM
- Sun 6:00PM to 12:00AM
9. Le Petit Rocher
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— Antonio Hostalet (@ahostalet) November 30, 2015
If you’re looking to relax, you can have your drinks with an ocean view. Meanwhile, if you’re looking to be entertained, you can spend your time by the live band. With different options suited for any evening you’d like, Le Petit Rocher is the bar to visit for a good time. The bartender is enthusiastic and will happily recommend the best drinks and mixes in the bar. Match your drink with French cuisine to complete your evening.
- Name: Le Petit Rocher
- Address: Boulevard de la Corniche | A côté du phare., Casablanca 20000, Morocco
- Phone: 0522362626
- Opening hours:
- Mon – Sat 12:00PM to 2:00AM
- Sun 12:00PM to 7:00PM
10. Le Chester’s
Unwind after a long day exploring Casablanca at Le Chester’s. The DJ’s great beats will uplift your mood and the drinks will recharge you, giving you a good time. Take your taste buds to America with their burgers, steak, and fish among others. Packed with locals, this is a great place to meet new friends and explore Moroccan culture through stories. The owners are welcoming and make rounds at tables to ensure customer satisfaction. As one of the trendiest bar in Casablanca, Le Chester’s is definitely the place to be at.
- Name: Le Chester’s
- Address:3 rue Abou Farraj Al Asbahani 20410 Casablanca, Morocco, Casablanca, Morocco
- Phone: 522941282
Whether you opt for a bar or the cinema, you’re sure to have a remarkable evening. Be infected by their passion for football, taste Morocco through their local drinks, and familiarize yourself with local music for an authentic experience of Moroccan culture and an enjoyable time at Casablanca.
Have a good trip and travel!