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Le Play Boy Club

Le Play Boy Club (9 Boulevard Prince de Galles, 64200 Biarritz) – this is a popular seaside California surfer theme restaurant & bar, serving mainly tapas-style meals, as well as a variety of drinks. Diners in beach gear are welcome.

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Le Carré Coast

Le Carré Coast (21 Avenue Edouard VII, 64200 Biarritz) – this is one of Biarritz’s trendy nightspots, an outpost of electronic dance music that’s gained popularity among the 20 and 30-something crowd throughout France (playing material from both international artists, as well as French artists, such as Daft Punk, Cassius, Stardust, Brodinski, and Gesaffelstein.

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Le Bloc

Le Bloc (67 rue des Rancy, Part-Dieu sud 69003 Lyon 3ème) – this is one of Lyon’s more popular nightspots – playing mainly electronic dance music. On occasion, it will also book other types of music, such as Latin Reggaeton.

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Le Baroque

Le Baroque (21 Quai des Antilles, Nantes) – this is a rock-themed bar which attracts patrons during both the day and evening hours during the warm months, since it has an outdoor area. It occasionally books local live rock artists.

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Le Bâoli

Le Bâoli (Port Canto, Boulevard de la Croisette, Cannes) – this is another famed nightspot in the French Riviera – catering mainly to the rich & famous, especially during the Cannes Film Festival and Monaco Grand Prix period. It is both a restaurant and disco that demands a strict dress code for men (dress to […]

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LC Club

LC Club (21 Quai des Antilles, Nantes) – located near the Loire River, this huge (3,500 square meter) disco caters to a mostly 21-year-old (young) crowd, playing mainly House, Techno and Hip Hop music. Sometimes, Bachata and Reggaeton are played there as well. Local dance music DJs are occasionally booked there, too.

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La Marquise

La Marquise (20, Quai Victor Augagneur, 69003 Lyon) – located in the vicinity of “Ayers Rock Boat”, this is another disco on a boat in Lyon (in business for over 20 years). This one has a larger following than Ayers Rock Boat, with a variety of musical genres booked there – from jazz to Brazilian […]

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La Havane

La Havane (32 rue de France, 06000 Nice) – for those in the South of France, and want an alternative to nightspots that play House or Hip Hop music, this venue is great, since it plays mainly Latin music (ranging from Salsa, to Bachata, and Merengue). Obviously, this club and restaurant’s interior celebrates all things […]

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L’Usine

L’Usine (18 rue d’Allemagne, 44300 Nantes) – this venue books a variety of ethnic bands (ranging from Salsa to African Kizomba). It also hold Karaoke events. The crowd that comes here tends to be both Frenchmen and foreigners (including crowds from Africa and Latin America) – many of whom are 30 and over.

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Jimmy’z Sporting Monaco

Jimmy’z Sporting Monaco (26 Avenue Princess Grace, Monaco) – this is perhaps one of the oldest nightspots within Monaco. This doesn’t mean that it’s “played out”. Even now, Jimmy’z still manages to attract “A list” celebrities (from Bono to Hollywood icon George Clooney). It is also open all year round, so deeper-pocketed travelers (and those […]