If you’re looking for some fun, Berkeley nightlife, head to Ashkenaz Cafe. This funky dance bar has been serving up great music since 1973. It has an eclectic mix of music and a family-friendly environment. Tom Molanphy, the owner, loves to share San Francisco with everyone he meets. You can dance the night away while listening to live music or taking lessons on the Zydeco dance style.
The Beta Lounge is a popular spot with live music and DJs, and it has an expansive dance floor. It’s often packed, so reservations are recommended if you’re bringing a large group. You’ll also have to buy food if you’re dining in, but the place does serve food. However, don’t expect a huge meal here. It’s a fun atmosphere that’s perfect for a fun night out.
You’ll have plenty of options for live music and DJs in Berkeley. You can enjoy 60s tradition of a couple with flowers in their hair cooing into microphones, or you can join in a heavy metal headbanger’s jam session. But if you’re looking for some electronic tunes spun by a DJ, then you must head to Missouri Lounge, where the best DJs in town end up every night. From hip hop to funk, R&B to electronic beats, you’ll have a blast here.