Nightlife in Watford

The town of Watford is under 20 miles from London so many people will head to the capital to experience a night out. However, Watford has its own nightlife that can be enjoyed. Watford has bars, nightclubs and restaurants to keep you entertained all night. There is also a theatre and live music venue called the Colleseum. These places show musicals, dance shows, plays and more.

The nightlife in this town is found on the Parade area on the High Street. Here you will find nightclubs and a range of pubs and bars.

Watford offers a good nightlife but if you are looking for a stag do or hen party destination, then you may want to look elsewhere.


Oceana has had a makeover and has been renamed and turned into Pryzm. Inside there are three great club rooms which you can easily party all night in. The nightclub also has a VIP bar and 21 VIP booths!

The next nightclub to visit is Twisted Monkey. This venue can cater for anyone. The place is open throughout the day so you can enjoy a tea or coffee here too. When night comes you can have a cocktail or two and party in style all through the night. Another nightclub to check out is Hydeout.

Bars & Pubs

If you are after 80’s music and fairly priced drinks then Reflex is the place to take your friends. Chocolate Bar is another recommended bar in Watford to have a drink in. Here, there is a range of wines, spirits and beers so you have a great choice. Other bars to go to on your night out onclude Walkabout and Bodega.

For pubs in Watford, you have plenty. Here is a list of pubs which serve great food and a range of drinks such as real ales.

  • The Columbia Press
  • The Essex Arms
  • The Moon Under Water
  • Molloy’s
  • The Load of Hay