Things to do in Derry

Nightlife

The Nerve Centre, Londonderry/Derry

The Nerve Centre is Northern Ireland’s leading creative media arts centre, boasting a wide-ranging programme of arts events, cutting edge projects, creative learning centres, training opportunities and state-of-the-art production facilities.


The Gweedore Bar, Londonderry/Derry

A legendary name in the city and the North West, the Gweedore has long enjoyed a reputation both as a mecca for pop and rock music and as the perfect venue for that other favourite local obsession, the long, languid chat over a pint of stout.


The Ritz Bar & Bistro, Londonderry/Derry

The Ritz,a unique hospitality experience where the authentic character of a traditional pub blends with the relaxed atmosphere of a modern bistro and the warm friendly welcome associated with a family run business sets it apart from its competitors.


Pitcher’s Wine Bar & Restaurant, Londonderry/Derry

Situated within the elegant, manicured surroundings of Foyle Golf Centre, Pitchers serves up modern Irish cuisine against the stunning backdrop of the Donegal Hills.


Masons Bar, Londonderry/Derry

Located within the City Walls. Masons provides the perfect tourist destination. Lunches served 12.00noon – 3.00pm, live weekend entertainment, Sky Sports, Pull your own pint of Guinness or relax with the perfect coffee.


The Grand Central Bar, Londonderry/Derry

With its cosy atmosphere, incredibly friendly staff and fabulous local food and beer menu the Grand Central is a great place to wile away an afternoon. At night the two floored bar turns into a great place to hear local live music.


Bentley Bar, Londonderry/Derry

Bentley Bar is situated by Ferryquay Gate, in the heart of a shoppers paradise and close to most of the city’s historical sights.


Icon Restaurant Wine Bar, Londonderry/Derry

Icon is an exciting restaurant and wine bar situated on Dungiven Road on the Maiden city’s Waterside.

Anchor Bar Londonderry, Londonderry/Derry

One of the oldest family run bars in Derry and steeped in history. With friendly staff and relaxing atmosphere the Anchor Bar offers live weekend entertainment and plenty of craic.


Da Vincis Bar And Grillroom Restaurant, Londonderry/Derry

Located on the ground floor of Da Vinci’s Hotel Complex, The Grillroom Restaurant in Derry City is a destination in its own right.


Metro Bar, Londonderry/Derry

Situated beside the famous Derry Walls in Bank Place, we offer the perfect location and atmosphere to relax over a pint and savour some of the tastiest and most reasonably priced cuisine in the city.Situated beside the famous Derry Walls in Bank Place, we offer the perfect location and atmosphere to relax over a pint and savour some of the tastiest and most reasonably priced cuisine in the city.


Iona House, Londonderry/Derry

Situated on Spencer Road in the waterside area of the city the Iona House offers a warm welcome to all who enter.


Everglades Hotel, Londonderry/Derry

Enjoy the culinary delights of The Grill Restaurant which provides inspired menus made with fresh local ingredients or for a more informal bite, try the hotel’s Library Bar, which offers light snacks throughout the day along with a range of cocktails


JD Wetherspoons – The Diamond, Londonderry/Derry

The Diamond is located in the heart of Derry’s walled city and unusually specialises in real ales. The pub provides all day food. Families welcome. Really good views of The City from upstairs dining area


The Ice Wharf – JDW Lloyds No1, Londonderry/Derry

It features plasma screens showing music videos, a dance floor, its own menu, and is also open late Monday to Saturday. Has one of the largest range of Cask Ales, Craft Ales and speciality beers the City has to offer at great value pricing.


Peadar O’Donnell’s / The Gweedore Bar, Londonderry/Derry

Peadar O’ Donnell’s is famous for its live traditional music nightly, friendly atmosphere, grocer pub decor and flag collection. The Gweedore is a live bands venue.