Beer, wine and a good time are a certainty when in Tallinn. Enjoy a quiet evening in a beautiful wine cellar, craft beers from across the world, a cocktail and a show. The capital has something for everyone.
There are so many bars in Tallinn; you will find them crammed into wonderful medieval buildings and on every street corner. You won’t have time to explore them all, so we made you a list of 5 quirky bars to suit your mood. Take the time to visit at least one and take part of everyday Estonian life.
1. Like a Local’s Pick: Hell Hunt
The Tallinn team at Like a Local have scoped out all the best places to be and see in the city. They took upon themselves the arduous task to visit a huge number of bars and clubs and compiled a list of their favorites, on which Hell Hunt has a top spot. Claiming to be the very first Estonian Pub, this oldie has an extensive beer menu and is a hit with the locals. Head in for a meal or lap up the sun on their terrace with a cold exotic beer in hand.
2. Gloria Wine Cellar
If your idea of the perfect evening involves a rich wine, sipped in good company and dim lighting then Gloria Wine Cellar is where you need to be. Mahogany and marble create a magnificent setting, perfect for pondering life’s important questions, or what dish you are going to choose to match that delicious Pinot Noir.
3. Pudel Baar
When beer is your drink-soulmate, Pudel Baar is the perfect place to have a fling with different flavors you never tried before. Try a raspberry wheat beer, an awesome aged pale ale from Petrus or sit comfortably with your favorites. This bar is known to have 13 beers on tap at a time and promises you’ll find something you haven’t tried before.
4. Von Krahl
This bar is a place for those looking for a different kind of night out. Von Krahl offers locals and visitors a place to sit down and enjoy the evening with a touch of entertainment. The bar is in fact a theater, so take a seat and enjoy a play with a drink in hand. The food is great and the scene a little less hectic, drawing in art groupies and those seeking a more calm evening.
5. Lounge 24
Nestled at the top of the Radisson Blu Sky Hotel, Tallinn, Lounge 24 is a well-known bar in the capital. Serving up delicious cocktails coupled with a view over the red rooftops of the city. Twenty-four floors up, this lounge lets you breathe back into a comfortable chair and let your eyes explore the movements of Tallinn as the sun heads down.
Whether you need a liquid pit stop to refuel while stepping around the city, are looking for a little entertainment or want a place to discover the local life, head to one of these quirky bars. Tallinn has something for everyone on the lookout for a great night out.