Luoyang is a little behind the larger cities in China when it comes to bar culture, but things are improving rapidly. The selection of bars and pubs isn’t huge but it is growing and there are some great spots where you can enjoy imported beers or sip cocktails. Discover the best of the Luoyang bars and cafes below!
Tree House Bar
Binhe North Road, Jianxi District, Luoyang
A large bar with a tree growing in the middle and through the roof (thus the name). A good selection of beers, some brewed on site and western food.
Nanchang Road, Jianxi District, Luoyang
A small and homely bar specializing in whisky. Other cocktails and a small beer selection available. Indoor and outdoor seating. Always a good playlist of alternative music from indie to metal playing.
Locations next to the Stadium in Luolong District and opposite Wanda in Jianxi District.
Lively bar that is popular with Luoyang’s young and hip crowd. Live music at weekends. The stadium location has a free pool table.
Kaixuan West Road, Jianxi District, Luoyang
One of the best bars in Luoyang. Huge selection of beers, whiskys and cocktails. Prices are fair (around ¥30 for a good imported IPA). Live DJ or music most nights. Indoor and outdoor seating. Hot snacks available; chips (fries) and popcorn chicken.
They also offer a take away service which comes with a 20% discount.
Lijing Gate, Malu Street, Laocheng District, Luoyang.
A cozy little bar just inside Lijing Gate and right in the Old Town. Good selection of beers at fair prices (¥35 Punk IPA, ¥25 Corona). They also serve food (pizza, burgers), coffee and have live music. Indoor and outdoor seating.