Music & Nightlife

Your guide to the best nightclubs, live music and concerts in Penang

Good Friends Club
Bars and pubs

Good Friends Club

A local haunt through and through, Good Friends Club slowly comes to live after sunset, its neon pink lights casting an atmospheric glow on Gurdwara Street.

Penang's best bars
Bars and pubs

Penang's best bars

Whether you’re a tippler with discerning taste, prefer thumping EDM or live acoustic sets, these nightlife establishments set the bar high.

Penang's best bars with a view
Nightlife

Penang's best bars with a view

Drink in the cocktails, and the scenery

The future of Penang's music scene
Music

The future of Penang's music scene

Those in the music industry predict a brighter future in Penang

Penang's alternative music scene
Music

Penang's alternative music scene

The burgeoning underworld of Penang’s extreme music scene

Bars, clubs and live music venues

The Canteen at ChinaHouse
Nightlife

The Canteen at ChinaHouse

The premier live music venue in George Town

Talk Talk Wine Bar & Lounge
Nightlife

Talk Talk Wine Bar & Lounge

Rustic in its outlook, but with a cool and trendy crowd

Sand Bar
Nightlife

Sand Bar

The place in Hard Rock Penang where guests can enjoy drinks, pizzas and snacks on the beach

That Little Wine Bar
Restaurants

That Little Wine Bar

There are more than 50 labels of wines here

Desire
Nightlife

Desire

Stay close to Eastin Hotel and you'll find Desire ideally situated next to it. Despite the inclusion of private KTV rooms and dark leather furnishing, they're better known for live bands, which goes well with any drink of your choice from wines, beers to cocktails.

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