A cool night out at a bar pumped with live music is all we need for a busy day of wandering and hopping from place to place. Here are the addresses of famous bars with great music in Hanoi.

Hanoi Rock City

Hanoi Rock City is one of the best places if you want to enjoy your drink and rock your night with music. Located near the West Lake, it has a large soundproofed room with a high-qualified sound system where live bands and DJ perform. Besides, if you want to have some nice and more ambient space, you can go to the outdoor bar. Sometimes, besides the local acts, they also invite international bands to come and perform.

Address: No.27, 52 Alley, Tô Ngọc Vân Street, Tây Hồ, Hanoi.

Binh Minh Jazz Club

As the name might suggest, you can go here and enjoy jazz. It is owned by Quyen Van Minh – a Vietnamese famous saxophonist. It showcases the best local jazz talents and international jazz musicians. It is surely the place you can hear the best jazz music in Hanoi.

Address:  No.1, Tràng Tiền Street, Hoàn Kiếm, Hà Nội.

Swing Lounge

Unlike other bars which emphasize the western-friendly atmosphere, this bar is designed to cater for the local taste. Sometimes, they even have the biggest names in the music industry in Vietnam to perform. There are also lesser-known artists covering favorite Western songs among the locals. The price is more expensive than the normal bar.

Address:  No.21, Tràng Tiền Street,  Hoàn Kiếm, Hà Nội.

The Door Cafe

The Door has bands performing for most of the nights. It is a great place to enjoy live rock music and drink while having nice chat with friends. The resident’s band includes great music players, which will ensure a great chill-out night with music. The Door is among the most favorite bars of expats.

Address: No.11, Hàng Chĩnh, Hàng Buồm, Hoàn Kiếm, Hà Nội.

Rockstore Bar

Located in the Old Quarter, this is one of the best places in this area to enjoy live music and drink. The bar showcases a wide range of music, from alternative rock, techno, to classic rock. The visitors are the mix of expats and young locals. It is a fun place around the iconic Old Quarter to spend the night.

Address: No.61 Mã Mây, Hàng Buồm, Hoàn Kiếm, Hà Nội.