Greensboro has a booming nightlife! Whether you want to relax in an Irish Pub, go dancing, or listen to some great live music, we've got plenty of options. We invite you to explore some of Greensboro's nightlife options by selecting a category of venues below.

Please note that the legal drinking age in North Carolina is 21. Alcoholic beverages may be served until 2 a.m. standard or daylight time. No alcoholic beverages may be purchased before 12 noon on Sunday. All Nightlife establishments who do not serve food on the premises are required to charge a membership fee for entry.

1618 Wine Lounge
1724 Battleground Ave., Ste 105
Greensboro , NC 27408
Young, fun and casual, the Wine Lounge mixes new world wines, artisan cocktails and craft beers with inventive small plates like tuna tartare stuffed watermelon with cilantro lemon dressed greens and a triple cream brie, balsamic truffle, or for a larger appetite try the pan seared ribeye oscar with truffle frittes, demi-glace, topped with hollandaise and a sunny side up egg. Classic libations get a makeover, 1618 style. This summer try the 10 speed with Hendricks gin and muddled cucumber, and the “New Fashion” gives the established whiskey drink a modern revamp with muddled orange and agave nectar. The list of more than 50 craft and import beers is organized by flavor categories running from light and golden to dark and rich. No skimping when it comes to the desserts either, try the lemon thyme brownie with jalapeno goat lady dairy ice cream or a rosé float with local berry sorbet.
913 Whiskey Bar & Southern Kitchen
913 S. Chapman St.
Greensboro , NC 27403
Offering unique selection of bourbon, scotch, whiskey, and full service bar. Full service Southern Kitchen!!
Allstar Lanes
910 S. Holden Rd.
Greensboro , NC 27407
If you need some fun, come bowling with us. It just feels good to knock stuff down. Bowling is the ideal way to entertain your family, friends and co-workers. It's a sport, a recreation or a night out. Everyone can do it.
Arizona Pete's
2900-A Patterson St
Greensboro, NC 27407
A country music saloon. Live bands nightly. Wednesdays are line dance night and Thursdays are college night.
Artistika Nightclub
523 S. Elm St.
Greensboro , NC 27406
Located in the heart of the arts & antiques district in downtown Greensboro, NC; Artistika Nightclub is a homegrown, intimate, shabby chic dancehall specializing in LATIN FLAVORED CULTURAL NIGHTLIFE.
Chumley's on Lawndale
2132 Lawndale Dr
Greensboro, NC 27408
Your neighborhood pub. Great drinks with great friends!
Churchill's on Elm
213 S. Elm St
Greensboro, NC 27401
Churchill's on Elm is the ideal place to meet friends or enjoy a night cap, offering a beautifully appointed and spacious lounge that features an extensive martini list, superb wine selection, an outstanding single malt scotch selection, tantalizing appetizers, and live entertainment. Churchill's is hailed as Greensboro's premier cigar bar and lounge. If you like to enjoy a great cigar in elegant surroundings with a sophisticated crowd, you'll love Churchill's on Elm.
College Hill Sundries
900 Spring Garden St
Greensboro, NC 27403
Your neighborhood bar has beer & spirits. Ask about the games behind the bar or feel free to bring your own. Dollar beers on Tuesdays & Wednesdays. Located a few blocks from UNCG.
Comedy Zone
1126 S. Holden Rd
Greensboro, NC 27407
Show times Friday and Saturdays at 8:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. Must be 18 years of age to enter. Tickets range from $8.50 - $9.50.
Cone Denim Entertainment Center
117 South Elm Street
Greensboro , NC 27401
A new downtown House of Blues Entertainment-affiliated venue. This is currently the third House of Blues Entertainment-affiliated venue in the Carolinas, along with Myrtle Beach’s House of Blues and The Fillmore Charlotte. Click here for complete schedule and ticket information.
Cooper's Ale House
5340 W. Market St
Greensboro, NC 27409
Cooper's features weekly specials, live music, billiards, and karaoke.
Corner Bar
1700 Spring Garden St
Greensboro, NC 27403
Located in the UNCG area. The best daily specials around!
Fat Dogs Grill and Pub
2503 Spring Garden St
Greensboro, NC 27403
Come with your laptop, and enjoy great food and free wi-fi. Also, enjoy our daily drink and food specials. There are daily sports on the BIG SCREEN, so come and catch your favorite sport and team here!
Fishers Grille
608 N. Elm Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday-11AM-12:30AM. Tuesday and Friday 11AM-2AM. Live Blues Music every Tuesday at 9PM.
Gibb's Hundred Brewing Company
117 West Lewis St.
Greensboro , NC 27406
Gibb’s Hundred Brewing Company was born out of a love of beer, a desire to feel a deeper sense of community, and a wish to contribute to the growth of Greensboro. With our prior vagabond lifestyle, what better way to take root than with beer. We invite you to become a part of our Gibb’s Hundred and enjoy some good conversation and great beer with us. A few things to know… - We have great locally made snacks such as Chad’s Carolina Corn, Hops & Nuts and Lawless Grassfed NC Beef Jerky but you are always welcome to bring in outside food or to check out our binder of nearby restaurants that provide delivery and/or takeout. - Well-behaved, leashed dogs are welcome both inside and on our patio. - There is plenty of parking at the end of the street, rates are $1 before 6pm and $2 after 6. There is a stand in the middle of the parking lot to pay or you can download their parking app to pay from your phone The parking lot zone number is 35123 and select the credit card option, this lot does not accept paypal. Thursday 4pm-10pm, Friday 4pm-12am, Saturday 12pm-12am, Sunday 12pm-9pm
Green Valley Grill
622 Green Valley Rd.
Greensboro , NC 27408
We invite you to visit us and enjoy informally elegant dining and seasonal food using old-world European culinary sensibilities and flavors. Our wine list receives the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence each year and features 50 wines by the glass. Have your own private wine tasting with our Wine Flights.
Greene Street
113 N Greene St.
Greensboro, NC 27401
Located downtown Greensboro. Thursday nights are college nights from 10 p.m. - 2 a.m. 18 to enter, 21 to drink. Must have college ID. Other nights features live music. All shows are all ages unless otherwise noted & are subject to change.
Grey's Tavern
343 S. Elm St
Greensboro, NC 27401
Idiot Box
348 S. Elm St
Greensboro, NC 27401
Located in downtown Greensboro. Improvisational comedy club.
212 S. Elm St (Kress Bldg lower level)
Greensboro, NC 27401
Located in downtown Greensboro. Be ready to go back in time! Inferno's design is reminiscent of an old 70's disco! Complete with beaded curtains, lava lamps, mirror balls, and best of all, a dance floor that lights up in a colorful pattern. Inferno screams of the 70's. Decked out in all the groovy colors and shapes that were so popular during that era, Inferno is sure to bring back all of the great memories we all have of that time. Inferno will play music from the 70's, 80's and early 90's.
Jake's Pub & Billiards
1712 Spring Garden St
Greensboro, NC 27403
Grill with full menu. BIllards, Darts, TV's. Large selection of craft beer's. Open daily at 11:30 a.m.
Joymongers Brewing Co.
576 N. Eugene St.
Greensboro , NC 27401
Joymongers Brewing Co. is Greensboro's newest brewery opening in July of 2016! The entire focus of this brewery is local and Greensboro creating a unique expereince for visitors. Joymongers features 20 taps, eighteen beers will be brewed in-house. Of the 20 taps, one-third will be mainstays, one-third will be seasonal beers, and a third will be wildy experimental!
113 South Elm Street
Greensboro , NC 27401
Limelight is one of North Carolina’s most unique nightclubs. With 3 distinctive levels there’s nothing mundane about it. Whether you’re looking for a bar atmosphere or something more up- tempo, Limelight is the epitome of nightlife entertainment! It’s the perfect nightlife medley providing an array of options for any occasion. The First Floor aka “The Bar” Limelight’s first level features a very laid back setting offering plenty of seating, karaoke, a Touch Tunes Jukebox, 3 flat screen TVs featuring that night’s sports games, and an extravagant projection screen making watching all of your favorite sports that much more pleasurable while enjoying a nice, refreshing adult beverage. The Second Floor aka “The Club” If you’re looking for a dance floor to showcase all of your latest moves, this is place to do it! Overlooking the first floor, it makes it possible for you to enjoy the “club” atmosphere while still being able to enjoy that night’s games from our projection screen. The Third Floor aka “The Roof” This is Limelight’s “Icing on the Cake.” Featuring a spectacular Rooftop, this level is ideal for all of your celebrations. Whether you choose to reserve your own VIP Cabana or simply be amongst the crowd, a memorable night is inevitable!
Longshanks Billards
106 W. McGee St
Greensboro, NC 27401
Lucky 32
1421 Westover Terrace
Greensboro , NC 27408
M'Couls Public House
110 W. McGee St
Greensboro, NC 27401
Located in downtown Greensboro. M'Coul's Public House features indoor and outdoor dining, smoking and non-smoking bars and dining rooms, an upper deck with a beautiful view of Downtown Greensboro. A fine drinking establishment with good food and friendly service, with a wide selection of fine beers and ales on tap such as Guinness, Smithwick's Irish Ale, Bass Ale and Boddingtons. It's not just for beer lovers either - if you like Scotch or Irish whiskey then M'Coul's is the place for you. Of course, we also serve domestic & imported bottled beer, wine, shots, shooters and other mixed drinks.
McPherson's Bar & Grill
5710-N High Point Rd
Greensboro, NC 27407
McPherson's is an awesome little bar and grill located in Adams Farm Shopping Center on High Point Rd. The food is great, there are drink specials every weeknight, and the staff is AWESOME!! When you come in, you might feel like you're on the set of Cheers...everyone will know your name!! We have fun, and cut loose, so come check us out!
Mother Tuckers
1642 Spring Garden St
Greensboro, NC 27403
Natty Greene's Brewhouse
345 S. Elm St.
Greensboro , NC 27401
Great food, made to go with great beer. That’s what you’ll find on our brewery menu. Burgers, sandwiches, fantastic sides, salads, plates, super daily specials – and the biggest selection of Natty's craft beers anywhere – are always on tap.
Natty Greene's Bunker
1918 W Lee St
Opened in 2006 to bottle Natty’s beers for North Carolina craft brew lovers, our production facility expanded in 2010 to keep pace with continuously rising demand. Today, as America’s 30th fastest-growing craft beer brand, we use this brewery’s 20,000+ barrel capacity to craft the lion’s share of our increasingly popular libations. The Bunker is the tasting room located at the production brewhouse! 5-9 pm every Friday $3 bottles / $4 pints $13 growlers Limited release beers
New York Pizza
337 S. Tate St
Greensboro, NC 27403
Located in the UNCG area.
Old Town Draught House
1205 Spring Garden St
Greensboro, NC 27403
With 20+ rotating beers on tap, Old Town has one of the largest draught beer selections in the area. Right on UNCG's campus, the bar has a great mix of college students, faculty, staff, and locals.
One17 SofaBar & Lounge
117 N. Greene St
Greensboro, NC 27401
A three level premiere, intimate club with the bar, TVs, and couches located on the first floor. The second level is the dance floor/studio area with a DJ. The third floor is a lounge complete with couches where people can go to converse. One17 is open for business Thursday - Saturday. The venue is available for rentals on off nights.
Pig Pounder Brewery
1107 Grecade St.
Greensboro , NC 27408
The Pig Pounder Brewery is named after a beer launched by the Darryl's restaurant chain in 1988. It is a local microbrewery specializing in producing outstanding authentic UK style beers including types like an Extra Special Bitter, an English Dark Mild, and a classic Milk Stout, for local venues. The brewery also features an interactive tasting room, made for connecting with our guests and educating them more about beer. Tours available on demand! Hours of Operation: Tues-Thurs 4-9pm, Fri 3pm-til, Sat 12pm-til, Sun 2-8pm
Players Sportsbar & Billiards
5211-A W Market St
Greensboro, NC 27409
Pour House
360 Federal Pl
Greensboro, NC 27401
Treat yourself daily to great specials. Located in downtown Greensboro.
Preyer Brewing Co.
600 A-B Battleground Ave.
Greensboro , NC 27401
Preyer Brewing Co. is Greensboro's newest brewery! Open to the public since May 2015 Preyer Brewing Co. is a family run business. Brewing a variety of beers Preyer is located next to Crafted the Art of Stree Food. While they don't serve food you are welcome to bring your own or order from Crafted's menu.
Q Lounge
708 W. Market St
Greensboro, NC 27402
The Q has become a popular haunt for the gay and gay-friendly locals since bursting onto the scene. While the decor is relatively modest--little more than a glass-block bar and a newly added pool table--the festive mood of \Q's\" eye-catching crowd provides any missing embellishments. While catering to a gay clientele this mini-club welcomes freethinking individuals of any persuasion looking to take a vacation from their worries.
Spare Time Greensboro
5502 Hornaday Rd.
Greensboro , NC 27409
LET YOUR FUN SIDE LOOSE! 32 Bowling Lanes, Late Night Bowling, Birthday Parties, Leagues & MORE! Laster Tag Arena, Arcade, Air Hockey, Pinball, Ticket Redemtion Lunch, Dinner & Late Night Menu, Full Bar with nightly drink specials Laser light show, great music with live DJs & So much more! Looking for great kid’s birthday party ideas in Greensboro, NC? Look no further…  Book Your Kid’s Birthday Party at Spare Time Entertainment, it’s voted one of the best Places to Have Kids Birthday Parties in Greensboro, NC!
Speakeasy Tavern
1706 Battleground Ave.
Greensboro, NC 27408
Stumble Stilskins
202 W. Market St.
Greensboro, NC 27401
Located in downtown Greensboro. A true neighborhood drinking bar.
Tailgaters Bar & Billiards
3728-F Battleground Ave
Greensboro, NC 27410
The Barn Dance
6341 Phillippi Rd
Julian, NC 27283
Reminiscent of the Grand Ol' Opry you will enjoy live country, oldies, and rock & rock music with Tony & The Back Yard Bandits. Open to all ages. No alcohol served on premises!
The Blind Tiger
1819 Spring Garden St.
Greensboro, NC 27403
No club in the triad supports the local music scene more than THE BLIND TIGER. We are also privileged to have hosted some of the best national acts to visit the area. Our goal is to provide the best musical entertainment we can seven nights a week. Check out some of the great music from acts who appear on our stage.
The Boiler Room
113 W. McGee Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
The Boiler Room, a sports bar located at 113 W. McGee Street, recently opened on Saturday, August 1 adding another entertainment option to the current offerings at Downtown nightlife hotspot known to locals as Hamburger Square. It operates as a membership sports bar at $5 per membership and offers pool, foosball, 10 flat screen TVs and theme nights.The venue offers more than its McGee Street facade appears as the location was completely renovated and extended into the former Blumenthal's clothing store, transforming the original smaller site into a 2500 sq ft space.
The Brass Taps
2506-B Battleground Ave
Greensboro, NC 27408
The Brass Taps is a neighborhood bar and grill with a relaxed atmosphere. Come out and enjoy live music. We are located on Battleground Ave near downtown Greensboro, NC.
The Green Burro
106 West McGee St
Greensboro, NC 27401
Located on the third floor of the building at McGee and South Elm, this restaurant and bar features Mexican food in a lively nightlife setting. Dinner and late night.
The Underground
1720 Battleground Road
Greensboro, NC 27408
The Underground has an upscale environment with an ultimate sofa bar and lounge. We also have live music and a great DJ.
Thirsty's 2
119 N. Chimney Rock Rd
Greensboro, NC 27409
We are a beach, blues and classic oldies nightclub located in the heart of the Piedmont Triad.
Triad Lanes
21 Oak Branch Dr.
Greensboro , NC 27407
Come out and have a great time bowling!