An area that you can guarantee will always be busy, Bockenheim is the place that students love to congregate. This district surrounds the Frankfurt university, which means a lot of bars and nightclubs have popped up over the years to entertain big groups – perfect for a stag do! For a few drinks to kick off the night and toast to the groom, there’s no better place then Bockenheimer Weinkontor. Although it’s a mouthful, this chilled-out little bar has a massive menu of liquors to try in a relaxed atmosphere. The inside of this venue is pretty small, but the outdoor patio is what draws people in all year round.
For a place where you can catch up on the footy and have a rowdy round of beers, you’ll find a seat in Chucky’s Sportsbar. The most popular in Frankfurt’s Bockenheim district, the atmosphere is always loud and exciting and you might just end up staying until the end of night kebab! Chucky’s strips things back, but if you’d prefer somewhere with a wow factor then Ong Tao is the place for you. Primarily a Vietnamese restaurant, they also have a unique bar area that’s themed with Vietnam in mind and serves bespoke drinks and cocktails.
When the early morning kicks in and the bars close, Café Koz will open it’s doors to anyone and everyone for an evening of music and laid-back vibes. The graffiti-covered venue is a unique place that is all amount liberal thinking. A cross between a jazz club and music venue, Café Koz really stands out from the crowd in this area of Frankfurt.
Café Koz gives you an idea of why Bockenheimer got it’s name as Jazzgasse (Jazz Alley), but there’s plenty of other venues that play into that theme too. For live music on the weekend, there’s no better place than Jazzkeller. The leading music venue in the whole of Frankfurt city, it’s a treat that doesn’t coast much but is sure to leave a lasting impression on all the lads.
Everyone has heard of the red light district that draws tourists to Amsterdam, but have you seen Frankfurt’s own red light district? The Kaiserstrasse area is renowned for being the urban, sex capital on the inner city and is perfect for a stag do in Frankfurt. When it comes to choosing a place to spend your night, sometimes it’s best to follow the sheep and go somewhere you know it going to be good. La Mex Lounge is exactly that, with top reviews, expert cocktail and enough space for a big group of guys to drink each other under the table.
Just up the road from La Mex Lounge is Red Light District Frankfurt nightclub, which is described by many as an adult playground when night time rolls around. A strip club, nightclub and bar all rolled into one, it’s a classic stop for any party visiting the German city. Possibly the opposite of that buzzing nightclub is Mercedes Reyes Cigarlounge. If you’re looking to get away from the loud music and big crowds, head to this petite venue for a strong cocktail and impressive hand-rolled cigars.
All of the nightlife districts across Frankfurt have one unique selling point, which means you’ll have to visit all three if you want the full Frankfurt experience! For Sachsenhausen, it’s main magnet for groups of guys is the variety of nightclubs. It’s the place to party well into the early hours of the morning, so if you’re groom to be is a night owl than this is the place for you. For small and compact that still packs a punch, Clubkeller is a riot for drinking and dancing. The basement venue has occasional live music, plus a smoking room to catch a breather in between throwing some shapes.
For edgy techno music and a massive dancefloor, it doesn’t get much better than Ponyhof! This longstanding nightclub always has a DJ on, and more than enough room for all your lads to celebrate your best pals upcoming nuptials. Last but by no means least, we couldn’t write a Frankfurt nightlife guide without mentioning Voices nightclub. This venue doubles as a dance club and karaoke bar, so whether you’re groom to be is a massive fan of singing his lungs out or you’re looking for a hilarious prank, this place is perfect.