of Turin changes once it hits dusk. The air is filled with music
and the city is brimming with energy. There is a wide variety of
pubs, bars, and bistros in the area, particularly in the Murazzi
district, where a good number of nightspots offer quite a number
of options for food, drinks and entertainment.
Bars and clubs in Turin are open until dawn and
do not charge entrance fees. Most of these nightspots feature either
visual artists displaying their craft in painting and sculpture,
or musicians performing jazz music and other popular genres. Visual
or auditory, Turin's nightlife is one huge showcase of talent.
It is not uncommon to find these places packed to its full capacity,
with people spilling out into the streets, until the wee hours of
But if you are looking for more relaxed alternatives,
check out the restaurants and pubs in Piazza Emanuele Filiberto
and Via Santa Chiara. The entrees, wines and cocktails will surely
fuel your mind and body to do more exploring of Turin's exciting
nightlife. Art de Vivre is quite a unique cocktail experience, where
historic meets trendy, and "repetitive" is not the equivalent
of "monotonous". Its cocktails, ambience and people
create an atmosphere that is relaxed and friendly, yet funky.
Apart from its numerous theatres and auditoriums,
Turin has over 200 discotheques, about 800 restaurants, and a whopping
1,600 bars and clubs to party the night away. The choices for night
entertainment in this highly energetic city are as colourful and
exciting as any big city.