Anyone that is headed to Interlaken will certainly want to know what they can do when the sun goes down. If you enjoy the nightlife then you are in luck because this location has a lot to offers. The nightlife in Interlaken is good to keep the fun after a long day of adrenaline activities. Interlaken has a couple of good options for who wants to dance and to drink al night long.
Meet the locals at nightlife in Interlaken
Maybe you are looking for a little pub to get a drink and meet some locals. This is absolutely something that can be achieved. There are several little bars and pubs that give the feeling of being in a smoke stained pub in Ireland. These locations are cozy and a great place to relax when you are finished sightseeing or skiing the incredible Swiss Alps.
Balmers biergarten Grill & Chill is the bar/ restaurant from Balmers ホステル. It is a nice place to have a beer or two or grab something to eat. This bar is an informal cosy place where you can meet people from all over the world.
During Summer time, the biergarten offers cold drinks and great food in a friendly vibes. It is the place to meet other travellers and locals guides. During the winter season, the place is transformed into Balmers Wintergarten and serves amazing fondue and Alpermacaronis. You can also just take a hot beverage with our without alcool.
Hauptstrasse 23 – 33, 3800 Matten bei Interlaken
The 3 Tells Irish Pub
The 3 Tells has a typical Irish Pub atmosphere. The pub offers a cozy and warm ambiance. When the sun is shining, you can also enjoy their summer terrace. It is great place to get a meal and a drink, and also just to hang out for the evening.
Hauptstrasse 49, 3800 Matten bei Interlaken
The Barracuda Cafe & バー
The Barracuda Cafe & Bar is the bar where you feels like you are walking into a place full of your best friends! The bartender and waiter are really awesome and make you feel welcome. This place makes mad cocktails, serves great food, and makes good party’s !!!
Hauptstrasse 16, 3800 Matten bei Interlaken
Welcome to Interlaken’s Famous Beerhouse! The Hüsi Bierhaus is a bar & restaurant that organise events and live concerts (Live Music, International Sport, Parties or National days).
The place offers a large range of craft beer, ciders, spirits and other drinks. They also offer high quality food and a great atmosphere.
Postgasse 3, 3800 Interlaken
Restaurant & Bar Anker
The Anker is the live music venue in Interlaken where Shaggy, the Wailers, Deliquent Habits and many more rocked the boutique style stage the last 40+ years. Concerts and parties belong to the ANKER just as an amp belongs to a (bass-)guitar. All their events are listed on their website, as well as on facebook and instagram.
Marktgasse 57, CH-3800 Interlaken
Brasserie 17 is the place for food, drinks and Swiss live music in Interlaken. There you can taste delicious tap beers & enjoy their famous ribs & wings!
Besides preparing good food and cool drinks there is that good atmosphere, where everybody feels at home. In the summer, chill on the beautiful covered garden terrace and in winter at one of our live music evenings or live sports viewings.
Dancing to enjoy Interlaken nightlife
What about dancing? Is that also something that you would like to do while you are in Interlaken?
Balmers Club is by far, Interlaken’s most popular bar for night life entertainment. It is an underground bar and club where you can get drinks a local beer or exotic cocktail and enjoy regular events with international DJ’s, live music and theme parties. Make sure to be there early before the bar gets full with a mix of fellow travellers, locals and adventure guides.
The entry is free (except for special events). This bar is part of the Balmer Hostel and is open from 10 PM to 2:30 AM daily during summer season and only during the weekends for the winter season.
Hauptstrasse 23, 3800 Matten bei Interlaken, Switzerland
The Hangover is the newest nightclub in Interlaken. If you still feel the need to party in a club after the bar, the hangover is definitely a place to go. Right at the train station you can dance till early in the morning. It is the place where the locals youngsters are going to party. The music changes from every night but they play a lot of electro / techno.
Rugenparkstrasse 2, 3800 Interlaken
What about a bit more quiet Interlaken nightlife?
Those that are interested in a nice night out on the town with a show and a great dinner will be able to find that as well. The Casino Kursaal is a wonderful place to go in order to achieve both of these goals. Check out the times of the show as they will vary depending on the time of the year that you are visiting. Also, the price that you are going to be paying will depend on the meal that you have selected to enjoy.
Want to be outdoors and spend the evening in the fresh air? Then take some time to see a play at the open air theatre. The shows will always be full of excitement and you can grab a drink in one of the wonderful bars or pubs when it is over.
The nightlife in Interlaken is going to cater to everyone. From the young crowd queuing outside the clubs to the busy kneipen, it’s easy to see that there is something for everyone to do while they are there.
Where to Sleep and Party in Interlaken
Welcome to Balmer Hostel, the 4 season hostel in Interlaken, Switzerland. As the first and oldest private hostel in Switzerland, situated in Interlaken, right in the middle of the Swiss Alps, we have been providing clean, comfortable, good value accommodation in Interlaken for over 60 years. We are open 365 days a year.
Arrive anytime to Interlaken and be welcomed day or night at Balmer Hostel. Come in summer and enjoy our outdoor Biergarten and Grill not to mention paragliding, skydiving and much more.