chloe_afteworks_06Ricardo Cortina a.k.a. “Boti”, a well-known PR expert fin the city, who represents many bars and restaurants, gave us this list of bars and clubs in Mexico City by neighborhood:

 

POLANCO

1.- DINSMOOR: HORACIO 400, POLANCO IV SECCION

One of the most exclusive clubs in Mexico. Only members and invited guests can enter without a cover.

2.- REPUBLICA: PRESIDENTE MASARIK 407, POLANCO IV SECCION

Very preppy club, expensive but fun, 400 pesos cover.

3.- HOUSE OF MORGAN: CAMPOS ELISEOS 290, POLANCO

Great ambiance, electronic music, if you are on the list you don’t have to pay cover, otherswise it is 250 pesos.

4.- ENVY Y GUILT: PRESIDENTE MASARIK: 350, POLANCOchloe_afteworks_02

Gay club (Envy on Fridays/Guilt on Saturdays), open to all, 300 cover, preppy music

5.- EME: HOMERO 500, POLANCO II SECCION

It’s what is hot right now, very preppy and expensive, but with great DJ’s. It opened in November.

6.- GIN GIN: CALDERON DE LA BARCA 72, POLANQUITO

Bar with DJ performances, come early, reserve a table days ahead, great ambiance to meet people, preppy. GENTE, FRESA

7.- COMRADE: EMILIO CASTELAR 149, POLANQUITO

Great ambiance and food, opens late, make reservations.

8.- JULES BASEMENT: JULIO VERNE 93, POLANQUITO

Underground scene, no cover, great bar, secret entrance through a refrigerator in the La Surtidora restaurant.

 

chloe_afteworks_08ROMA

1.- AURORA: ALVARO OBREGON 126, ROMA NORTE

Alternative club, live music, great ambiance, has a bar area and patio area.

2.- BALMORI: ZACATECAS 129 ESQ JALAPA, ROMA NORTE

Great ambiance at night, excellent food, patio on the second floor.

3.- ROMITA: ALVARO OBREGON 49, ROMA NORTE

Basement club with a great ambiance.

4.- FELIX: ALVARO OBREGON 60, ROMA NORTE

Mezcaleria and brewery (cervecería), great place to meet people

5.- GIN GIN: OAXACA 87, ROMA NORTE

Same as the Polanco Sucursal La Roma

6.- MAIN ROOM: OAXACA 76, ROMA NORTE

This club specializes in international DJs, cover is 300 pesos, you enter through an elevator taking you down to a basement.

7.- JANIS: (JANIS Y JOPLIN) MEDELLIN 65, ROMA NORTE

Great place to find some romance, Wednesdays and Thursdays here are fantastic.

8.- INK STUDIO: FRONTERA 88, ROMA NORTE

Skews a bit younger, but one of the best places for music in the City, 300 pesos cover.

9.- CAFÉ PARAISO: PLAZA MADRID 6, FUENTE CIBELES

Tropical music and cocktails, fun ambiance.

10.- RHODESIA: DURANGO 181, ROMA NORTE

Skews younger, huge space, well-known DJs perform here, 200 pesos cover.

 

JUAREZ Y CUAUHTEMOC

1.- XAMAN: COPENHAGEN 6, JUAREZ

Underground scene, have to be on the list, greal place for international people, no cover.

2.- STEREO MONO: VERSALLES 64, JUAREZ

One of the best spots for electronic music, 200 pesos cover.

3.- HOTEL CARLOTA: RIO AMAZONAS 43

One of the newest clubs, always hosting events and parties, happening spot.

4.- QUEBRACHO, RIO LERMA 175, CUAUHTEMOC

Restaurant with a fun ambiance on the weekends.

5.- AMERICANA: LUCERNA 42, JUAREZ

Theater, bar, naughty house, event space. Keep up on their events, they don’t disappoint.

 

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