Best Nightclubs in Montevideo

Are you looking to discover the best nightclubs in Montevideo?

Then we have you covered!

On this page, you’ll find the official shortlist all the nightclubs in Montevideo. (More in-depth further below). And, each with why its best to go.

Feel free to check out each nightclub’s official profile to find out more and to find out which is best for you.

We’ve also created seperate shortlists for each music genre you might like to hear at a club on your night out.

So check out these articles aswell:

Furthermore, you can get on the guest list or book a table with bottle service on some of the more exclusive clubs. We are happy to help you out with either.

The Best Places to go Clubbing in Montevideo



Another trendy nightclub in Montevideo, Phonotheque, has been up and running since 2013 and has established a good reputation amongst the locals. In fact, you won’t be surprised to see many tourists heading to the club as well. 

Phonotheque is one of the few clubs in Montevideo to have a spacious dance floor. However, due to its popularity, this dancefloor too gets crowded during the peak operating hours of the club. The club is set in an old-school, long, dome-covered alley with a large stage and screen displayed behind it. 



Viejo Barreiro is one of Montevideo’s favourite and busiest nightclubs. The club follows a casual dress code, and customers can wear whatever they are comfortable in. You must be 18 years or older to enter the club with accurate identification. The club plays a variety of music ranging from electronic, rock, RnB, and reggae.



The Lotus Club is a small and distinctive nightclub located in Montevideo and is known as the classiest club in the city. It is one of the town’s hottest nightspots and a favourite amongst the locals. The crowd is selective, and entry is mostly by list only. The club can accommodate around 400 people and has a great dance floor with excellent acoustics and sounds. There is an ample number of drinks going around the club has well-stocked bars, two of which are indoors and one outdoors. The Lotus Club has VIP tables and offers VIP services, which can be availed if booked in advance. The age group of people you will find here will be between 21 to 40. The club is open on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 11 p.m. onwards. 



If you are in Montevideo and love dancing, primarily Salsa, then La Bodeguita Del Sur is where you want to be. This club is known for its special dance nights, including Salsa, Bachata, and other Caribbean rhythms. Some of the familiar music genres played at this nightclub include EDM, RnB and Electronic music. The Bodeguita Del Sur does not have a vast dance floor but has more of a small and cosy atmosphere. You can find people of all ages here who have come out to get their dance moves on. Everyone is friendly, and making new friends here would be easy, so it does not matter whether you come in alone or with a partner. 



One of the trendiest and most happening clubs in Montevideo is Il Tempo. The club opened around fifteen years ago, and the party here just does not stop! This small club can be found storming with people having fun, dancing, drinking and enjoying their night. The club is LGBT friendly and welcomes people of all religions and races. If you are a social person and in the mood for making new friends, then Il Tempo would be a good recommendation. People and staff are friendly and welcoming as long as you follow the rules. The club is not very massive and has a small dance floor, which gets crowded, especially on weekends.

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What’s Montevideo’s nightlife like?

Montevideo’s nightlife is very active and lively. People are usually in bed by the early morning hours because of late-night parties and drinking sessions. They have everything from old-tavern bars to modern places to entertain the night owls and party lovers during the nighttime.

What do people do at a club? They dance, drink, and have fun.

People do all kinds of things at parties. They drink alcohol, do drugs, socialize, hit on the opposite sex, dance to all kinds of music, make decisions they regret in the morning, take pictures to show off, spend a great deal of money… You get the idea.

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