Perivolos is one of the more fashionable beach areas to visit, offering an exciting nightlife. Focused around a series of venues along the sea front, ranging from relaxed lounge bars to dance clubs, you can easily tailor-make your perfect evening. Guest DJs are often advertised and special beach music events feature heavily in the summer months, pulling in big crowds.
Chilli Beach Bar is one of the hottest venues on the island. Co-owned by the island's biggest nightclub, Koo Club in Thira, expect to hear all your favourite mainstream hits. Arranged around an outdoor courtyard with a thatched roof, the bar offers a range of delicious cocktails, drawing in locals and tourists alike.
Featuring a beautiful pool area surrounded by luxury sunloungers, Jo Jo Beach Bar offers an ambient, relaxing lounge-vibe but as evening - and happy hour - set in, brace yourself for the night of your life. For the ultimate night out head down to the bar's 'Special Sunday Party', held every week during the high season featuring guest DJs.
This trendy beach bar is an ideal spot for socializing with views straight down to the beach. Sit back on a comfy sofa sipping a Jelly Brain or Cucumber Cosmo made by one of the experienced bartenders, have a game of beach volleyball, relax on a sunlounger or get up on the bar and dance the night away.
This chic lounge bar offers contemporary design and superb service while you enjoy spectacular views of the night sky. Sip your favourite cocktails or something from their impressive wine cellar in comfort as you relax in this serene environment.
Kelly's houses a pool table, darts, and Sky Sports over a series of big screens in its open-fronted beach bar. One of the best value bars in the area, happy hour is not to be missed. The staff will meet you with big smiles and are easy going with a great sense of humour. They will only stop serving when you stop buying.
Escape the party crowds in this tranquil lounge bar, belonging to the popular Seaside by Notos restaurant next door. The large soft pillows and flickering candles create a dreamy ambience, perfect for an evening of relaxing on the beach under the stars. Serving up sophisticated cocktails and a selection of local wines, music varies from ethnic to jazz, light house to bossa nova, reflecting the guests' mood.
In the heart of Perivolos Beach, in front of the Atlantic Beach Villa, So Bar So Food is a quiet and relaxing beach bar. The attentive staff take care of every last detail, offering frozen beer glasses for the ultimate Mythos and happily adapt drinks to your own taste. Try an expertly made mojito or sneak a shot of brandy into a Special Chocolate Shake.
A family-owned establishment, this lovely lounge bar offers a stylish cocktail menu and an impressive collection of wines. The bar is located by the beach, so you can choose a sofa inside away from the heat to enjoy the sea breeze or take advantage of the table service directly on the fine, black sands.
If traditional Greek entertainment is what you're after, look no further. This beach bar, featuring a fantastic pool area seconds from the beach, unleashes an array of local performers and high quality shisha and cocktails. A popular wedding and party venue, expect to see at least one white dress in the crowds.
To escape the mainstream crowds at the noiser beach clubs, head to Taxidi for a quiet drink and tapas. This waterfront venue, once an old tomato processing plant, offers live music and wine tasting evenings with genuinely warm and welcoming Greek service.