Top 10 Best Nightclubs in Paris, PAR [2020 GUIDE]

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Here's the list of the best clubs in Paris that you should definitely check out.

L'Arc

Best nightclub in Paris!
L'Arc

L’ARC PARIS, legendary world famous club shines on the parisian nightlife, expressing the quintessence of luxury with the most playful atmosphere facing the renowned Arc de Triomphe. L’Arc Paris, introduces its panoramic garden terrace, offering an incredible view of nocturne parisian life. From New-York to Moscow, London or Milan, the club won unanimous approval and International jet-setters gather to this legendary parisian mansion. Next time you are in town, the only french words you need to know is Rendez-vous à l’Arc Paris.

  • 12 rue de Presbourg Paris, PAR 75116 France
  • Champs-Elysées
  • 12 AM - 6 AM, 11 PM - 5 PM Thu - Sat
  • Dress Code: Strict
  • $$$$

Rex Club

Rex Club

Started by Laurent Garnier in 1992, Paris' Rex Club is one of the city's oldest and longest-running spots for techno and house parties. With a fully lit stage, walls lined with booths and seating, and a dance floor that stretches all the way to the bar, Rex Club offers plenty of options for clubbers.

  • 5 boulevard Poissonnière Paris, PAR 75002 France
  • Bourse-Sentier
  • 11 pm - 7 am Thu - Sat
  • Dress Code: Casual
  • $$

Badaboum

Badaboum

Located in the heart of Bastille and proud of his fully polymorphic way of life : Badaboum is a dedicated long sets club for house and techno lovers, a concert venue hosting an eclectic programmation, a friendly restaurant of fine-cooking right from the market and a playground for grown-up people.

  • 2 bis rue des Taillandiers Paris, PAR 75011 France
  • Roquette
  • Varies depending on events
  • Dress Code: Casual
  • $$

Djoon

Djoon

A shelter for dancers & music lovers, DJOON has been a first step in Paris for many artists, bringing artists such as Lil' Louis, Kerri Chandler, Black Coffee, Dixon, Âme, Levon Vincent, The Martinez Brothers to France (and sometimes Europe) for the very first time, and playing a key role in bringing the afro-house sound to the old continent. Borrowing its name from a Persian word that can be translated to "soul", Parisian house music temple Djoon has been tirelessly defending soulful music in it's largest sense for over a decade, bringing over emerging talents and timeless legends alike for the delight of its eclectic and forward thinking crowd.

  • 22 Blvd Vincent Auriol Paris, PAR 75013 France
  • Quartier de la Gare
  • Varies depending on events
  • Dress Code: Casual
  • $$

à la Folie

à la Folie

Located in the heart of the park of La Villette. à La Folie is a super space, a super bar, a super terrace, a=a super restaurant , and has super arcades. It thrives on making you feel like you just teleported to a Berlin beer garden. With so much to do you would not want to miss out on the true luxury of this beautiful place.

  • 26 Avenue Corentin Cariou Paris, PAR 75019 France
  • Parc de La Villette
  • 11:30 am - 11:30 pm Sun - Wed, 11:30 am - 2 am Thu - Sat
  • Dress Code: Casual
  • $$

Dehors Brut

Dehors Brut

Dehors Brut is the temporary new project of Concrete team. A free dancefloor will ensure partygoers dance all night.

  • 20-22 boulevard Poniatowski Paris, PAR 75012 France
  • Quartier de Bercy
  • Varies depending on events
  • Dress Code: Casual
  • $$

Nouveau Casino

Nouveau Casino

The Nouveau Casino is a concert venue and nightclub with a focus on underground music. Noted for it's large soundsystem, and with a mixture of Parisian and modern decor, past bookings at Nouveau Casino have included Diplo and M.I.A.

  • 109 Rue Oberkampf Paris, PAR 75011 France
  • Folie-Méricourt
  • Varies depending on events
  • Dress Code: Casual
  • $$

Petit Bain

Petit Bain

Designed on three levels, Petit Bain is a floating barge (which is neither a boat nor a barge) with a 450-seat concert hall to welcome emerging artists and hybrid music. It also has a restaurant with 70 seats to discover a fresh and seasonal cuisine influenced by popular cuisine. Petit Bain also includes a water garden on its rooftop terrace as part of its three levels.

  • 7 port de la Gare Paris, PAR 75013 France
  • Quartier de la Gare
  • 6 PM - 2 AM Mon - Fri, 12 PM - 2 AM Sat, 12 PM - 12 AM Sun
  • Dress Code: Casual
  • $$

T7

T7

Indoor Rooftop with a massive terrace for electronic events in Paris.

  • Place des Insurgés de Varsovie Paris, PAR 75015 France
  • Issy-les-Moulineaux
  • Varies depending on events
  • Dress Code: Casual
  • $$

The Key

The Key

The Key is a 800m2 club located in the heart of Paris, between St Honoré and Place Vendôme, and a few steps away from the mythical Olympia. Willing to provide a brand new experience to electronic music lovers, we set up unique shows weekly, with suprising decors and performers, as well as artists coming from all over the world. With the first alternative show in Paris, you will dive into a one of a kind show.

  • 8 Boulevard de la Madeleine Paris, PAR 75009 France
  • Concorde-Madeleine
  • 11:30 PM - 6 AM Fri - Sat
  • Dress Code: Strict
  • $$$

There are many other clubs available in Paris like La Clairere

Check out the venues section for the full list of nightclubs.

Paris Nightclubs FAQ

What time does the headlining DJ usually start performing in Paris clubs?

The headlining DJ will usually start performing around 12:00 AM.

How long do DJs play in Paris?

The headlining DJ or artist usually plays a 1 to 2 hour set.

What is the dress code like at Paris nightclubs?

Guys can wear nice jeans and a form fitting plain t-shirt or a nice button down shirt. Girls can wear jeans or a comfortable but stylish dress if they prefer. Of course guys and girls can never go wrong with dressing up even more – there is no such thing as overdressing when it comes to clubs.

How can I get into Paris nightclubs for free?

Some Paris nightclubs have a free ladies guest list, and have a free even ratio guest list – free if you have the same number of girls (or more) in your party.

Keep in mind that many Paris nightclubs are more exclusive and require bottle service to get in. You can sign up for the guest list on our events page.

How can I book bottle service for Paris nightclubs?

You can book bottle service directly on Discotech by visiting the Paris page.

How much is bottle service at Paris clubs?

Bottle service and table minimums at nightclubs can get pretty expensive in Paris, but every nightclub is different.

The best way to find out is to visit the events page and choose the event you're thinking of going.

Should I buy tickets to get into Paris nightclubs?

If the nightclub has tickets, we recommend buying tickets during holiday weekends and for big name artists. The ticket line is generally faster and shorter than the guest list.

Many nightclubs in Paris are bottle service only – meaning you must book a table reservation in order to get inside.

Which Paris nightclubs play EDM and electronic music?

Check out the full list on our guide to the best EDM nightclubs in Paris.

Which Paris nightclubs play hip-hop?

Check out the full list on our guide to the best hip hop nightclubs in Paris.

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