Ottawa Music & Event Venues

Ottawa's Hottest Places to Party

Whether you live in the city of Ottawa or you're only planning a visit, you will quickly become aware that the city has a plethora of places to party. Here you will find all of the best party places in town ranked by popularity. No matter what your idea of the perfect venue may be, if you check out the list below you're sure to find more than one spot that could be perfect for you. The list includes everything from trendy nightclubs, to luxurious hotels, to restaurants that offer delicious meals in addition to drinks and entertainment. On clubZone, finding the ideal place to spend your night out in Ottawa is easier than ever before.

To make things even easier for you we have also included some easy to use search tools to help narrow your choices. To keep your options limited to places within a certain area you can sort by neighborhood on the left side of the page. There is also the option to search places by type, such as strip clubs, comedy clubs, lounges, or sports bars so that you are only shown the types of places you're interested in.

If you'd like to learn more about any of the places you find below just click on it to go to its page. Once there, you will find everything you could possibly need to know about the venue. Browse through photos to get a better idea of what you can expect if you go. You will also find a detailed description of the venue along with important info about things like dress code, guest list, and more. Any upcoming events at each place will show up on its page as well.

There you have it, everything you need to know to get started. It shouldn't take you long at all now to find at least a few places you'd like to check out in Ottawa!

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Barrymores Music Hall

323 Bank Street, Ottawa, Ontario Canada


One of Canada's longest running concert venues, Barrymore's has a rich history of showcasing some of the best talent from Canada and throughout the world. [more]

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15 George Street, Ottawa, Ontario Canada


From the people behind The Social, Standard Luxury Tavern and Sidedoor/Foundation Restaurant Lounge, brings you the JunXion Public House. The only true multi-floored, multi-atmosphered establishment in the heart of the Capital’s Market. Enjoy the JunXion Public House’s easy and cool pub-like vibe on the main floor, topped off with a [more]

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Babylon Nightclub

317 Bank Street, Ottawa, Ontario Canada


Located in Centretown, Babylon is the perfect multi-purpose venue; whether you wanna catch a live show, blow off some steam on the dancefloor, or just kick back with a drink in your hand, this place is perfect. Best of all, Babylon has no dress code policy and a strict no-fuss atmosphere. Click here for more info. [more]

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Zaphod Beeblebrox

27 York Street, Ottawa, Ontario (Lowertown Market Sandy Hill) Canada


Zaphod Beeblebrox, the original pub at the edge of the universe, is an intimate live music venue and dance club. Home of the world famous Pan Galactic Gargleblaster and other such exotic galactic cocktails, the nightclub has played host to an eclectic mix of performers, including Alanis Morrissette, Cracker, Afghan Whigs, Ashley MacIsaac, Mzwake [more]

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Obsession Lounge

1575 St. Laurent Blvd., Ottawa, Ontario Canada


Obsession Lounge is a chic and sexy swingers bar, nightclub, and restaurant in Ottawa. It offers a warm environment perfect for a variety of events, including private parties, swingers nights, or even just a nice meal. Check out the upcoming events at Obsession Lounge here, and come on down to have some fun! [more]

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City Nightclub

222 Slater Street, Ottawa, Ontario (Centretown) Canada


City Nightclub is a cozy and upscale nightclub located in downtown Ottawa. City has an extensive bottle menu with over 200 brands to choose from, with a state of the art sound and lighting system to create a dazzling party atmosphere. City NIghtclub is open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 11p.m. to 2:30a.m. and has VIP options available. [more]

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Ritual Nightclub

137 Besserer Street, Ottawa, Ontario Canada


Located in the Byward Market area, just a stone's throw from the University of Ottawa Campus, Ritual Nightclub is a multipurpose nightlife venue that doubles up as a music hall and an all-round dance club.Ritual Nightclub has made a name for itself in recent times as one of the hottest live music venues in Ottawa. A cursory look at this venue's [more]

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Club Addiction

117 Promenade du Portage (Hull), Ottawa, Ontario Canada


Club Addiction is the hottest party spot in Gatineau, and regularly attracts a diverse clientele from all walks of life! With state of the art sound and tons of huge screens for amazing light shows, every night in the club is a stimulating audio and visual experience! Come see what makes this club so special on your next night out! [more]

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LOBBY Nightclub Ottawa

158 1/2 Rideau Street , Ottawa, Ontario Canada


LOBBY Nightclub is an exciting and original concept for Ottawa that features a state of the art venue inspired by fashion and sophistication. LOBBY Nightclub will be an escape from the dullness of everyday life where members can let loose while still networking with some of the country's most influential people. Experience and indulge in the [more]