New Haven Nightlife

New Haven and surrounding towns have unlimited choices for music and good times of every kind, for every age. Check out the New Haven Advocate for up-to-the-moment info on New Haven events and entertainment.

New Haven Pubs


Located on Crown Street in New Haven, BAR is a pub with an easy-going feel and casual but sophisticated atmosphere. BAR offers dancing, a great restaurant, a microbrewery with all the equipment on display, and hosts live shows every Wednesday night.

254 Crown Street 
New Haven, CT
(203) 495-1111

Stella Blues

Located on Crown Street in New Haven, Stella Blues is a pub with a dive bar-ish feel, great live music and comfy leather couches. The pub hosts weekend shows and a weekly open mic on Tuesday nights. Great drinks and good times.

204 Crown Street
New Haven, CT 
(203) 752-9764

Anna Liffeys

Located on Whitney Avenue in New Haven, Anna Liffey’s is a traditional Irish pub with a community vibe and strong New Haven roots. Anna Liffey’s also plays the traditional music of Ireland on Sunday nights.

17 Whitney Avenue
New Haven, CT
(203) 773-1776

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New Haven Clubs

Toads Place

Located on York Street in New Haven Toad’s Place is a renowned New Haven club that features regional and national touring acts, dance parties, and local artists and bands. Over the years Toad’s has played host to drop in appearances by legends like the Rolling Stones and The Who.

300 York Street
New Haven, CT 
(203) 624-8623

Box 63

Located on Elm Street in New Haven, Box 63 is an up and coming club with two bars, one located upstairs and the other outside. Box 63 hosts live music performances every Friday night, and DJs on Thursdays and Saturdays.

338 Elm Street
New Haven, CT
(203) 821-7772


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