15 Best Places for Nightlife in Osaka

By Kate Mikulich for trip-n-travel on May 16, 2016

Source:    Nick Long

Source: Nick Long

Osaka is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Enjoy your travel walking near breathtaking historical landmarks like Osaka castle and Tsūtenkaku. Also, you can take a look at the famous and glorious cityscape view with the stunning skyscrapers. All this is great, but what to do at this city at night? We have found for you 15 best places to go for nightlife in Osaka. Take a break from daytime walking, relax in the funniest night places. Let’s take a look at them.

1. The Drunken Clam

The drunken Clam is a must-see place in Osaka’s nightlife. The craziest and funniest experience you can ever have is here. Join this place with your close friends and you will never regret this. Friendly owners will always help you with your choice and maybe take a little bit fun with you.
If you don`t know – the best bars in Japan are karaoke bars. The Drunken Clam is karaoke bar, so you will totally like spending time here. Moreover, there are many types of different cocktails here, and all of them are delicious. If you are visiting Osaka, don`t forget to visit The Drunken Clam.


Name: The Drunken ClamAddress: 6-26 Soemoncho, Chuo-ku, Osaka 542-0084, Osaka PrefectureWebsite:  thedrunkenclamjp.com

2. ROR Comedy


Another great way to spend your night time in Osaka is to visit the ROR Comedy. This place is essential of a great mood. The shows are in English, so don’t be afraid but enjoy refreshing Japanese humor. We promise that you will laugh with tears.
ROR Comedy has a great variation of drinks and very friendly staff. This is a perfect place to have a great night time with a good company.


Name: ROR ComedyAddress: 2-16-13 Nishishinsaibashi, Chuo-ku | 1F Hosen Buildg., Osaka 542-0082, Osaka PrefectureWebsite: www.rorcomedy.com

3. Ghost Ultra Lounge


Ghost Ultra Lounge is one of the best places for nightlife in Osaka. Great venue for foreigners as well as for locals. The place is famous for the music playing in it, so be prepared that your night will be hot at the dancefloor.
You will have a really nice time here. Great atmosphere, delicious cocktails and shots: everything you need for a great night at Osaka.


Name: Ghost Ultra LoungeAddress: 2-17-3 Nishishinsaibashi, Chuo-ku | Ark Shinsaibashi West B1F, Osaka 542-0086, Osaka PrefectureWebsite: ghostosaka.com

4. The Suite


The Suite is a night club for people who love style and chic. Enjoy the atmosphere of the Great Gatsby in the heart of Osaka. Everything is decorated in Art Deco style, in one moment you can imagine yourself in 1920s New York’s apartment.
Amazing and comfortable furniture, great menu with the big choice of drinks and appetizers. You will definitely like spending your time here.


Name: The SuiteAddress: 2-18-18 Nishishinsaibashi | 2F, Osaka 542-0086, Osaka PrefectureWebsite: www.thesuitejapan.com

5. Moon Tower


Are you planning a fun night at Osaka? Moon Tower must be on your list! A great place that is located in the middle of the city. The atmosphere here is perfect for a fun night with a big company of friends.
If you are looking for a place to dance, this is a right choice. You will like a DJ`s set of music, and drinks at the bar will cheer your mood up.


Name: Moon TowerAddress: 2-16-8 Nishishinsaibashi, Chuo-ku | Rivet Bldg. 1F, Osaka 542-0086 , Osaka PrefectureWebsite: www.osakabars.com

6. Club Q International Party Bar


This is totally a new place to hang out with friends in Osaka. Great design with many neon lights are making a perfect atmosphere for a nighttime fun. The place has a great taste of music and many delicious drinks to back you up.
Club Q International Party Bar is a great place for everyone who wants just take a fun night and make new friends. The location is perfect and you can easily find this bar.


Name: Club Q International Party BarAddress: 2-1-14 Higashishinsaibashi, Chuo-ku | B1F Button Bldg, Osaka 542-0083, Osaka PrefectureWebsite: www.facebook.com/ClubQ.Osaka/

7. Magic Bar French Drop


Magic Bar French Drop is a great place to spend your time and relax after a long day. And we are not kidding, this is the place where the magic in Osaka begins. Enjoy your night with 90 minutes of unlimited drinks, snacks and magic.
This bar is one of the oldest in the city. It is famous for the magical tricks that are done by the staff of the bar. If you are looking for something different than just a bar, you have found it. This is Magic Bar French Drop.


Name: Magic Bar French DropAddress: 1-2-18 Kozu Chuo-ku, Osaka 542-0072, Osaka PrefectureWebsite: www.frenchdrop.com

8. Royal Horse


Royal Horse is a place for Jazz lovers. You can find a cozy atmosphere, great design, and friendly staff at this place. Have a great music eve with your friends. You will like spending your time here.
The menu has a great choice of dishes and drinks. And all of them are really tasty. If you are looking for a place to relax after a hard day, Royal Horse is your venue.


Name: Royal HorseAddress: 15-13 Toganocho, Kita-ku | 1 Field Miyuki Building, Osaka 530-0056, Osaka PrefectureWebsite: www.royal-horse.jp

9. Grand Cafe


Grand Cafe is a great place to dance all night. Join this place with a big company to have a fun night. The Grand Cafe has a great and big dance floor for your dance moves. This club is based on a techno music, so if you like it, this is your must-see place in Osaka.
The club is situated perfectly at the city, so you can easily find it without any help. Enjoy your night with Grand Cafe.


Name: Grand CafeAddress: 2-10-21 Nishi-shinsaibashi, Chuo-ku | B1&1F, Osaka 542-0086, Osaka PrefectureWebsite: grandcafeosaka.com

10. Club Piccadilly Umeda Osaka


Club Piccadilly Umeda Osaka is a very famous place in the city. This is not an average night club, this is a place where you can see and enjoy GoGo, Pole dances, and the worldwide famous DJs. Club Piccadilly Umeda is a place where everyone have the funniest and craziest nights.
Visit this place and you will totally like the atmosphere. Club Piccadilly Umeda Osaka is a must-see for everyone who is going to travel to the Osaka city and loves crazy nightlife.


Name: Club Piccadilly Umeda OsakaAddress:  8-17 Tayujicho, Kita-ku | 8F Plaza Umeda, Osaka 530-0051, Osaka PrefectureWebsite: clubpiccadilly.com

11. Russian Roulette


Russian Roulette is a great place to enjoy after a long day. The Bar is situated greatly, you can find many stores and transport stations near it. Visiting this place you will get a great mood and a chance to meet people across the globe.
The prices at the Russian Roulette are very low, so you can afford many drinks and snacks. Visit this place if you want to relax and try some traditional Japanese cocktails.


Name: Russian RouletteAddress: 2-2-10 Shinsaibashisuji, Chuo-ku | 1F, Osaka 542-0085, Osaka PrefectureWebsite: www.russianroulette.jp

12. Pure Osaka


Pure Osaka is a nightclub for people who want to dance all night. Great club for companies, enjoy this place and you will want to come back to repeat the experience. Pure Osaka has a great style and sometimes reminds one of the best clubs in New York City. High ceilings, amazing lights and big dance floor. This place has everything you need to feel yourself a dance king or queen.


Name: Pure OsakaAddress: Diamond Building B1F, 2-3-12 Shinsaibashisuji, Chuo-ku, Osaka 542-0085, Osaka PrefectureWebsite: clubpure.com

13. Sam and Dave One

Sam and Dave One club is formally known as a Bar-One in Osaka. This is a very popular international place. It is very comfortable for foreigners because all staff is English speaking. Also, that place has a great taste of music, they play different kinds from hip-hop and R&B to the POP and Mixed music.
The Sam and Dave One is a really huge bar with a friendly atmosphere. Enjoy it with an open mind and you will like it.


Name: Sam and Dave OneAddress: 2-7-20 Higashi Shinsaibashi, Chuo-ku | 6F Southern Palace Bldg, Osaka 542-0086, Osaka Prefecture (Formerly Bar1)Website: www.samanddaveone.com

14. Bar Nayuta


Bar Nayuta is a new nightclub with big ambitions. Its location is perfect, near the Triangle Park (Sankaku Koen) and just in front of America Mura (Shinsaibashi). These places are one of the most famous, so you will easily find the entrance to the Bar Nayuta.
Stunning design and friendly staff are essentials of this place. Enjoy your nights here and you will have what to remember from your trip.


Name: Bar NayutaAddress: 1-6-17 Nishishinsaibashi, Chuo-ku | Mario Bldg. 5F, Osaka 542-0086, Osaka PrefectureWebsite: www.facebook.com/osaka.bar.nayuta

15. Sugar


Sugar is a classical nightclub in Osaka. This is a place with great people, always smiling staff and amazing music. You will have the best night in your life if you join The Sugar.
The menu is great and it`s different from other places. They have a variety of different shots and cocktails, but what really makes this place special is serving Indian cuisine.
Looking for something like this? Sugar is one of the best choices for you in Osaka.


Name: SugarAddress: 2-3-2 Shinsaibashisuji, Chuo-ku | Queens Court Bldg 8F, Osaka 542-0085, Osaka PrefectureWebsite: www.club-sugar.com

As you see, Osaka has many great places for your nightlife as at daytime. Enjoy your trip with us, visit at least few places, and you will totally feel the atmosphere of the nightlife in Osaka.

Have a good trip and travel!