Jinan Nightlife

In Jinan, you can have a very relaxing time. Although the nightlife in Jinan is not well developed, it is still a way for people to relax and make friends after a hard days work.

According to a recent survey, Jinan's nightlife is made up of four basic types. They are the Square Nightlife, based around Quancheng Square, Food Nightlife, focused on the roadside stands and outdoor BBQs, Shopping Nightlife, based in department stores, supermarkets and the markets, and Recreational Nightlife in clubs and dance halls.

With the development of the Jinan economy, karaoke clubs, pubs, bars and coffee shops have become popular, especially among young people.

Karaoke clubs (KTV) have now been accepted by most people as a means of escaping the heavy work pressures of modern city life, singing freely in the KTV clubs is a great escape. A Mi Guo and Hao Le Di are two KTV clubs and in these places, you can see huge photos of famous stars' on the wall and also enjoy the free buffet.

A Mi Guo: No.1, Qianfoshan Lu
Hao Le Di: No. 178, Yingxiong Shan Lu

MBOX: No.5, Foshan Jie
Another KTV club is a good place for friends' to meet. Its 'party world' atmosphere makes the environment more leisurely.

No.23 Club (the former Cinderella Club)
Location: near the northeast gate of the Sports Center
This is a very nice disco bar and is split into two parts, the Quiet Bar and the Hot Bar.

Mingquge Teahouse
Location: No.19, Da Guan Yuan Shopping Mall, Wei'er Lu, Jingsi Lu
A now unique place in Jinan, its performances of traditional Chinese opera are inspiring. You can get there via bus Nos. 4, 5, 34, 35, K50 and 101.

Coffee Shops

UBC Coffee
Location: F1, Jinlong Building, Jingqi Lu, Shizhong District

Location: No.148, Lishan Lu, Lixia District

Pubs & Bars

Box Bar
Location: East of Jiefang Ge, Lixia Qu (Lixia District)

More Bar
Location: Middle of Ma'an Shan Lu, Shizhong District

- Last updated on Jul. 04, 2022 -
Questions & Answers on Jinan Nightlife
Asked by Charles from UNITED STATES | Aug. 02, 2011 19:43Reply
I'm coming to play basketball for Shandong - where can I hang out?
Just wandering if there are any popular bars or dance clubs that play R & B or Hip Hop music?
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Answered by Candy from CHINA | Aug. 02, 2011 20:35

No.23 Club (the former Cinderella Club) is a very nice disco bar and is split into two parts, the Quiet Bar and the Hot Bar. It is located near the northeast gate of the Sports Center, Jinan City.
Answered by Elly from GERMANY | Mar. 20, 2013 00:10

The best place with the best music in the city I have ever been is definitively the PIN PUB!!!
they have a philipian band, they are very good at singing. two girls one boy, singing the latest rnb/ hip hop songs, music is pretty good, mix of rnb, hip hop, club music, latin music and you can meet here a lot of different people. From america, europe and all over the world. the atmosphere is very good and the have also dancing girls from russia and china!
it is located near the spring park, the adress is: bar street, springs park, lixia district 250000... forgot to mention they also have restaurant and BBQ!...
Asked by Mr.Craig from AUSTRALIA | Jan. 04, 2011 23:14Reply
Can you please advise if there is a western style pub/bar in Jinan central
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Answered by Ms.FAERYGIRL from AMERICAN SAMOA | Jan. 05, 2011 01:59

You can go to Yechao pub to have fun which is located at 29 Luoyuan Street, Lixia District.
Asked by Mr.Nico from USA | May. 09, 2010 21:58Reply
Are there any good nightclubs here? Where are good places to meet people (expats, locals, etc.)?
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Answered by Mr.Harry | May. 10, 2010 04:12

Karaoke clubs, pubs, bars and coffee shops have become popular in Jinan. You can check out the places listed in the above text.
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