Nightlife and Entertainment in MalagaEdit This
While traveling throughout Andalucia, you cannot miss the Malaga nightlife. Many of the beach pubs, which are open during the day, will often stay open through the night. You will see people dancing to the music on the beach, with drinks in hand. There are many places around the city that range from small tapas bars to modern nightclubs. The nightlife in Malaga is never boring. With its many restaurants, theaters and the beaches, the nightlife in Malaga is as entertaining as the daytime.
Malaga has no shortage of places to eat, and even though it’s not known for its gourmet meals, it has a wide reputation for is sumptuous seafood. Their claim to fame is having the best fried fish in all of Spain. There will be many seafood restaurants surrounding the Alameda, although for the very best, you will need to head to El Palo, which is a suburb of Malaga. El Palo is full of small fishing huts and small, ramshackle cafes, but don’t let this fool you. Here you will find some of the best fish dinners in the area.
Enjoy the Arts
Malaga offers over 100 different Flamenco shows throughout the city at various places, so there are many opportunities to witness it during your visit. Every week, the Onda Passadena Jazz Club has flamenco shows. These shows celebrate dance and song, and go well into daybreak. You will definitely remember this! Malaga also has a wide range of theaters to attend. The Teatro Cervantes is most noted for being the theater where Antonio Banderas began his acting career. He still is a patron to this beautiful theater.
Drinking in Malaga
After you’ve seen the shows, it’s time to hit the nightclubs. Many of the hot spots in Malaga are located throughout the streets of the Plaza de la Merced, the Plaza de la Constitucion, Calle Granada, as well as many others. Malaga comes out in full force when you want to dance the night away.
Enjoy a Moonlight Stroll
If you’re looking for a bit more seclusion and quiet from the nightclubs in Malaga, why not enjoy a stroll along the marina, or along the beach. Or, if you are just looking for a more relaxed atmosphere, there are plenty of options available. Relax and listen to music at El Canter de Jazz, which is a Chicago-style jazz club, or explore the city in the moonlight and sit for awhile on the many park benches.