Tourists feeling curious about the nightlife in Mandalay might be dissatisfied with what the city has. Unlike Yangon, Mandalay only has a few nightlife entertainment centers, without pubs, bars and beer stations. However, this doesn’t mean that the city is dull at night. Rather, the Mandalay nightlife is unique with the cultural show, theatre art, and the restaurant serving both local and international beer. If you’re asking for the best party addresses, here are the 5 most fascinating nightlife destinations!

#1: Night Establishments in Mandalay Hill Resort Hotel

Mandalay Kipling Lounge

Right in Mandalay Hill Resort Hotel, there stands out the Gem Club in which the party souls can enjoy drinking, eating, and playing in an energetic manner. This valuable club keeps you away from the drowsy feeling after the full dinner. So, if you’re staying at this luxurious resort hotel, please head towards the Gem Club to join the vibrant night. The opening time of this club is from 19:00 to 23:00.

It’s not by random that Mandalay Hill Resort Hotel ranked high in the tourists’ favor. The upscale hotel is also the home to Kipling’s Lounge. The night owls will, for sure, love this venue thanks to the live music performance. Meanwhile, the hotel bar serves delicious snacks and drinks. The lively and kicking lounge will run from 15:00 to 23:30.

#2: Mandalay Marionettes and Culture Show

Mandalay Marionettes Show

The nightlife in Mandalay is different with the special puppet show. Right in the lovely Mandalay Marionettes Theatre, opened in 1986, the long-hour shows are performed every day. Traditionally, the cultural shows are the big magnets attracting the new guests coming to learn the Burmese marionette, the stories from the Indian epic Ramayana, etc. The show regularly begins from 20:30 to 21:30.

#3: The Moustache Brothers

Mandalay Moustache Brothers

This nightlife destination is named after a troupe being well-known for their trademark of comedy. By describing the country’s social and political issues through comedy and authentic dance, The Brothers performs interestingly to capture the audience’s interest. On a mini wooden stage at the troupe’s garage, the performance of comedy and dance is offered in English so that the oversea night owls can understand and admire. The Moustache Brothers Show often starts from 20:30.

#4: Mann Restaurant

Mandalay Mann Restaurant

Since Mandalay has no bar and pub, the job of finding beer in this city sound is not an easy job. Luckily, the Mann Restaurant does offer beer. It is quite common to see the local people drinking Tiger Beer after sunset. Besides, this dining venue is often packed with the oversea tourists who are in search of beer as well as the yummy foods. You can visit Mann Restaurant from 07:00 to 22:00.

#5: Nylon Ice Cream Bar

Mandalay Nylon Ice Cream

As its name indicates, this is the ice-cream bar, which is different from the night bars elsewhere. Anyhow, it also offers the Myanmar beer to the visitors. Especially, when the sun goes down, many patrons assemble in this elegant spot to enjoy ice-cream as well as the local beer. If you’re keen on drinking at night in Mandalay, this venue is popular and attractive enough for the holidaymakers to invest their night time in. This nightlife destination opens from 08:30 to 21:30. Take notice of the time range so that your nightlife in Mandalay is full of funny memories and entertaining stories.

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Hoang AnhStart working in travel industry in Vietnam from 1995, I had the great chance to learn and seeing the change as well as the development of tourism in our country. After quite long time working in different positions in some well-known international travel companies, I found that with my passion and knowledge, I can offer better value and discovery on tours in Vietnam to the travelers.