Though Ulaanbaatar is not the proud holder of the “city that never sleeps” title, it doesn’t mean that their nightlife scene is lacking. Throughout the city, there are theater, entertainment venues, nightclubs, cocktail bars and dives, and more than a few hotel choices in every major neighborhood before heading out again. Here are some places to go and enjoy the night in Ulaanbaatar.
HOPS & ROCKS BREWERY
It is Mongolia’s first craft beer place located inside of the Ikh Mongol Restaurant but sorts itself with an edgy iron and oak furniture. Here you can enjoy a variety of Ales and IPAs. You can enjoy snacks and appetizers from the menu or order food of your choice from the restaurant.
Open hours: Mon-Sun 6pm-1am
17 SKY BAR
Get Instagram-ready and capture pics of the Ulaanbaatar skyline at night from the 17th floor of the Central Tower. This is where a well-heeled crowd gathers to sip cocktails and check out the night view of the Ulaanbaatar. They offer a new special drink weekly.
Open hours: Mon-Sun 12pm-2am
ILOFT FUNCTION HOUSE
Whether you are looking to a stage conference, meeting, wedding, civil partnership, staff party, themed event, fashion show, product launch…Traditional, outrageous or somewhere in between – I LOFT CLUB will make it happen. It is a trendy club where you can dance the night away.
Open Hours: Mon-Sun 6pm-4am
REVOLUTION RESTAURANT & BAR
Friendly & comfortable bar in the centre of UB serving Western & Mongolian food, cold beers & a selection of cocktails & shots. They invite local bands to play on Fridays.
Open Hours: Mon-Sun 11am-4am
ROC CAFFEINE BAR
ROC stands for Root of Coffee and their motto is “True to each and every bean”. As the name offers ROC Caffeine Bar devote their passion and energy to roasting and brewing coffee to the best of their abilities. They source their raw coffee beans from Latin America (Brazil&Columbia), Central America(Nicaragua, El Salvador), Africa (Ethiopia)and Asia(Indonesia). All of their beans have health certificates and fumigation reports and are available for sampling.
Open Hours: Mon-Sun 7am-Midnight
A cozy atmosphere and fragrant coffee will welcome you when you walk into this cafe. They have a board and party games to play and delicious food and desserts. This is a perfect place to hang-out with friends.
Open Hours: Mon-Thu 10am-10pm
This is a private member lounge where entrepreneurs and businessmen hold private meetings while having a drink. Bar, restaurant, and the club is open to the public where you can enjoy a variety of alcoholic beverages and dance.
Open Hours: 6pm-3am
D.d / H.z is a homey cafe/pub/ restaurant located opposite of Bank of Mongolia in central UB. Its the only LGBT dedicated & straight-friendly bar in UB.
Open Hours: 7pm-4am
MB BEER PLUS
The venue is right in the middle of the city. Easy to reach location. New & modern design, comfortable seating with decent music. Prices are reasonable, given the very central location. Drink beer and enjoy the street level views of central UB.
Open Hours: 11am-1am
VEGAS NIGHT CLUB
Club Vegas is one of the landmarks of the Mongolian bar scene. It has a unique concept of a special decoration with large sofas, bar counter, and chairs. Open 7 days a week featuring a variety of entertainment from Super DJ’s and live bands to colorful theme parties. Club Vegas is the best place to have a private party.
Open Hours: 11pm-4am
In 1998, “Chinggis beer “LLC was the landmark in the history of Mongolian Beer market supplying high-quality beer brewed according to the quality control stature or famous “ Reinheitsgebot”, Beer Purity law of Germany. Have a cold beer and chill with your friends at this venue.
Open Hours: Mon-Sun 10am-midnight
BLUE SKY LOUNGE
Located in 23rd, 24th floor of Blue Sky Hotel & Tower will offer to you stylish space to relax with an extensive selection of high-quality food & beverages while enjoying spectacular views of Ulaanbaatar from the highest angel of view with Live Band Performance (only on Friday)
Open Hours: Mon-Sun 17:00-2:00
IKH MONGOL RESTAURANT
They are famous for their delicious food and a variety of beers. Enjoy a night with a live music concert, delicious food, and your favorite drink!
Open Hours: Mon-Sun 12pm-12am
MOJITO COCKTAIL HOUSE
This place has been serving cocktails to die for from August 15, 2013. Comfortable, clean lounge favored by the UB guys. You can taste original mojito and cocktails.
Open Hours: Mon-Sun 12pm-12am
GRAND KHAAN IRISH PUB
One of the biggest pubs in Mongolia. They opened its doors to customers in 2005. They are famous for their variety of international dishes.
Open Hours: 8am-11pm