Usually, Milan nightlife starts right after an aperitivo, where people meet for a light dinner, talk and perhaps choose the best after-hours club, open until 5am.
Here is a selection of the most exclusive and posh after-hours dancing clubs of Milan, where you may have the chance of meeting Italian celebrities while dancing live pop, hip hop and house music. Be aware that each club has its entrance policies, based on age and dress code.

1. Armani Privé

A top location by Armani, this bar has an excellent service that won’t let you down and features music from the best international DJs. Its atmosphere is in Japanese style, with a tatami floor, mirrors on the wall, bamboos, lights and lanterns.
Open from Wednesday to Saturday

Via Gastone Pisoni, 1
M3 (yellow line) Montenapoleone

2. Cavalli Club – Restaurant and Lounge

A top location by fashion brand Cavalli, set within the green of Parco Sempione, near the Design Museum.
Open every day from 11pm

Via Luigi Camoens, Milano
M1 (red line) Cadorna

3. Il Gattopardo Café

Here you will find a unique atmosphere, as the Café is set within a deconsecrated church.
Open from Tuesday to Sunday 
Via Piero della Francesca, 47
M5 (purple line) Gerusalemme
Bus 57 and Tram 1 from Cairoli and Cadorna

4. Club B38 Milano

Art, fashion and design, for another top club of Milan. B38 is fashion club, restaurant and disco, it also includes a wide outdoor area with a dance floor suspended on water, and a garden.
Open from Thursday to Saturday
Via Messina, 38
M5 (purple line) Cenisio

5. Hollywood Rythmoteque

Within the chic district of chic Corso Como.
Open from Tuesday to Sunday
Corso Como, 15
M2 (green line) and M5 (purple line) Garibaldi FS

The offer in Milan is wide, and you could also go to live concerts or live a special experience, for example, visiting one of the LGBT friendly clubs, a burlesque club, or a theatre. Check our Nightlife guide