Hosting heaps of themed nights, talented DJs, and live band shows, it's safe to say that Changkat Bukit Bintang's nightlife is anything but boring. Among the many watering holes available here, there are a few establishments that stand out because of their unique concepts. Stand-up comedy, international film screenings and open mic nights are just some of the activities you can find in this area.
Bangsar and Mid Valley play hosts to a number of trendy resto-bars, pubs, and cocktail lounges. Most of these nightlife hotspots are concentrated around Jalan Telawi in Bangsar Baru and are within walking distances from each other. A 10- minute drive from KL city centre, the area is always bustling with late-night revellers every Friday until Sunday.
It goes without saying that the nightlife in Ampang is diverse; rooftop bars are ideal for those who choose to sit back and enjoy a glass of wine while enjoying a breathtaking view of KL's glittering skyline, while late-night enthusiasts should head to one of the city's largest nightclubs to mingle with fashion-forward locals and dance the night away to heart-wrenching electronic dance music.
Petaling Street is a league of its own. It's not about rows of clubs, pubs and bars providing music-and-alcohol-fuelled entertainment, but the lively after-dark market that dominates the nightlife scene here. The entire area is turned into a lively and vibrant night market when the sun sets. You can also find a variety of nightlife hotspots here, from inns complete with outdoor rooftop bars to chatelaines and cocktail bars are hidden along narrow alleyways.