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Get the Party Started: Nightlife in Cape Town

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Cape Town has a really great bar, live music, and nightclub scene. The best part? Drinks typically cost the same or cheaper than other international cities. Nightlife in Cape Town is synonymous with two areas of the city: Camp's Bay and Long Street. Both attract locals and tourists alike, but Camp's Bay tends to have the flashier see-and-be-seen clubs. Other suburbs have bars, music venues, and dance clubs, but not in as high of a concentration.
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165 Longmarket St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa
Craft beers, great wine list, and cocktails with a cotton candy or jelly bean flavor... Lounge around or head outside to enjoy the rooftop terrace. Tapas are also available for the peckish. Great for pre-dinner drinks or after the sun goes down.
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76 Orange St, Gardens, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa
Belmond’s Cape Town hotel The Mount Nelson is locally referred to as ‘The Nellie.’ The hotel’s funky Planet Bar maintains a buzz unexpected in an hotel that’s celebrated its centenary. Enjoy the palm trees and pretty gardens in the central...
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13D Kloof Nek Rd, Gardens, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa
The Power and the Glory is a cool bistro in the center of Cape Town that has attracted a cult following among locals. The relaxed style, the bearded staff, the folding chairs, and the sidewalk stools may remind you of a Brooklyn cafe. If you can...