By Admin | Last Updated December 03, 2019
Ankara, Turkey’s capital was not very famous for life after dark. But with the passage of time, Ankara being the capital of Turkey, has evolved as a cultural center. However, there are a lot of things that you can do, after dark. You can find cafes, bars and restaurants, abuzz with activity after sun down. The sun starts setting from 4.30 pm onwards. You will find the most activities after dark from May to September.
Nightlife in Ankara mostly revolves around bars and night clubs. The food and music scene is quite happening too. You can find local bands playing on stage on rotational basis.
A mention of Laila is very important. This is the most famous night club in Ankara. You can find the best crowd and bartenders here. The bartenders can serve up a storm.
If you want to dance till the wee hours of the morning, head to Locus Solus. It can’t get better, than this. You can dance to electronic music and watch great performance by French, British and Spanish DJs. The club also serves a huge spread of snacks and cocktails.
Karacaoren Bazaar Yeri is one of the night markets that you can visit in Ankara.
Exploring Kizilay at Night
You can explore the place in Turkish capital, at night. It is less crowded and cooler during the summers. You can crack great deals on clothes, shoes and jewelry at night. Traders display their wares on the road, right in front of you. This is the time, when you are far more relaxed and can scout through great items for gifting.
You can listen to the street musicians, who set shop at night.
Gorging on street food at night in Ankara is one of the must-do activities. You can indulge in various Turkish street foods. You can feast on simit, durum, corn, kofte, mussels and sheep intestine. You can pick up the fast food chains or the restaurants for Turkish cuisine. Taverns are spread out in the city, as well giving you more dining options.
Tunali Hilmi Avenue literally comes alive with food vendors at sun down. This is the most hip and happening place in Ankara. You will find the best Mediterranean cuisine in Ankara.
If you are hungry after partying, rush to Beykoz Iskembecisi and gorge on soups, sheep’s head, foot soup, brain salad and other Ottoman inspired cuisine.
Street Food at the Central Street is quite famous. For some late night hunger attack, head to the stalls and carts, selling kebabs and salads. You will love it.
Cengelhan Brasserie - has huge courtyard, which is complete with a glass roof and chandeliers. The whole place has romantic appeal and is perfect for couples.
AND Café - It is located in the Ottoman house, has a café and art gallery. You can enjoy a stroll of the place in the evening, with your soul mate. The experience seems complete.
Cafemiz - This is one of the few places, just suited for that candle light dinner. The place is decorated with floral upholstery, furniture, mirrors and a romantic ambience.