Stagaway Belgrade club patrol summer/winter 2016
Belgrade nightlife scene is evolving each year, trendy places changes from time to time and if you are a lazy reader and want to know how to party in Belgrade, which bars, clubs, restaurants and lounges bars to visit here it is folks.
We made a list of most popular places for this season and spoke and interviewed managers of those places to tell you how they made it to be most popular in this vivid never sleeping capitol of nightlife of this part of the world. We would also like to inform you that you can reserve your spot in some of the best venues and clubs trough our services reserve a VIP nightlife experience in Belgrade or check some of our tours and activities that we offer.
For over a decade one of the most popular mainstream floating river club located in the heart of Belgrade,dress code is smart expect on theme nights, reservation is a must, crowd age 20-40.
Friday & Saturday Program
Commercial House DJ hits
We spoke to the manager of this club Cile.
Stagaway: Tell us what is your secret how did you manage to be in the heart of the party of Belgrade nightlife scene for so long.
Cile: Constantly innovating, always have a touch with a crowd, what they want what we can do to improve, our stuff is always willing to please, ambient is changing from year to year and we host best local and foreign DJ’s.
Stagaway: Can you tell me the names of some of the famous guests that visited your place?
Stagaway: Can you tell us what should stagaway guests from abroad expect if they come to your club.
Cile: We work with you guys for more then 7 years, we will always be great hosts to your guests, best tables guaranteed, special care from bartender’s, great fun and a hangover 😀
Shake n Shake
Shake n Shake club is a relatively young club working for 3 seasons so far, it is located on the river it is floating club, its popularity growing rapidly and all city already recognize this place as one of the most popular ones and a must when in Belgrade, reservation is a must, dress code is smart.
R n B Dj night or special Rap and RnB guests from the region.
Tuesday & Wednesday Program:
90s music party Dj Night
Friday and Saturday Program
Commercial House hits
We spoke to the club manager and co owner Milos Nikitovic.
Stagaway: Milos tell us why Shake n Shake?
Milos: Shake is not trending place with no reason, location and the view from the club are amazing this is open air club so ambient music and crowd are always at the top of their mood, Club itself have reasonable prices and a great team of people
Stagaway: What is the best night to visit Shake?
Milos: Every night has a charm and a special energy but I promise you Saturday fever at shake, something to remember
Stagaway: Foreigners at Shake?
Milos: As you know most of the foreigners who visit shake n shake are coming trough your club booking services and I can assure all future guests coming from abroad to Shake that they will have a night to remember.
Lasta is a popular relatively new place in Belgrade it is an open air floating club located on the river.
Its one of the most popular clubs around and a perfect place to spend a weekend night.
It is a bit smaller then Freestyler or Shake that’s why reservations are hard to get and we advise to book a week in advance at least.
Friday and Saturday Program:
Dj nights, non commercial house
We spoke to the club manager Milos Korac.
Stagaway: Hi mr Korac tell us how did lasta became what it is now?
Korac: We selected the crowd to a bit elder folks, we have the best Dj s residents around and we are always a place that you want to talk you been last night…
Stagaway: A lot of foreigners visiting, safety?
Korac: A lot of, we have a great team, English speaking stuff, great security, drinks are always most quality ones and in one word, folks from abroad love it hear!
Located in the hipster area called Savamala rapidly growing part of old Belgrade, where artists, hipsters, alternatives hang out there are a lot of bars and clubs,their popularity is rapidly growing and one of the most popular around is definitely Tranzit club, it is partly open and partly closed club.
We spoked to club manager Milos Korac.
Stagaway: Milos you hosted us in Lasta but you are working in Tranzit as well, can you tell us something about this place:
Korac: Tranzit is funky place, popular with all the crowd as well as foreign guests, it is also interesting that some of the nicest guys and girls who goes to lasta always before club coming here.
Stagaway: So it is a pre club place?
Korac: No I wouldn’t call it pre club, but it is also an option, Tranzit is a place for itself and your night will definitely be complete if you spend it here, great vibe, great cocktails, good non commercial music, nice crowd, great Berlin look a like party scene in Savamala district and you are in the center of the party. Reservations are advised
Mladost Radost Gadost
Mladost Radost Gadost is an one of a kind place in Belgrade, while Dj plays hits and the crowd enjoying dancing and drinking you can at the same time order some delicious food and have a late dinner. Music genre is not so commercial Drum n Bass, House and Disco. Reservations are advised.
This open air place in our opinion have one of the best ambient, view and vibe in Belgrade mostly because of its location . Club is located in the centuries old fortress of Kalemegdan with marbles history in the center of the city. Club open its doors around 10 o clock and working until late. It also works as a café bar on daytime.
Tilt club is basically winter Freestyler, since owners, management, team and DJ s are the same. Located close to the river this club has magnificent interior where part of the dance flor slowly moves in circular position.It is a winter, mainstream club. This place is closed from May to November
Brankow is a club located under the Branko s bridge in Savamala district, Its interior is all in glass with a big bar covering all club.Personally it remind us to the New York look a like club. Its looks, ambient and crowd visiting makes it one of most popular winter clubs around. Its one of most popular winter places music is RnB and House depends of a day. Reservations are must, dress code is smart. Reservation is a must.
Dragstor Play is an only winter club that is actually floating club on the river.Very popular lately with a lots of models and posh crowd visiting, music that s spinning trough DJ s mixes is commercial house with popular disco hits.Definitely worth of visiting.Dress code is smart. Reservation is a must.
100 tka is a winter club located in the Savamala district, popular at urban crowd lately, it s relatively new place that can host only 100 people.
There is a password for entrance to this club that changes every week or reservation in advance is needed.
Music that s playing is 80 hits and Disco house.
Tube is a underground club located in Dorcol district,downtown center, it is a winter club that plays harder sounds. Techno, Drum n Bass and non commercial music. Reservation is not required, dress code is relaxed.
While 20 /44 is not exactly our cup of tea, we must admit this hipster floating club on the river acquired quite some popularity lately. This is not mainstream place and reservation is not needed, they will charge you couple of euro for entrance and you are in. Music is funky, 80 s and drum n bass.
Stefan Braun last but not the least, this winter club is located near main train station, on the 9 floor.Stuff is what this club promote as their strongest weapon because they are all party maniacs and every night they make a party of their own, they climb to the bar, dance half naked, spill cocktails directly in your mouth…
Definitely worth of hangover, dress code is relaxed, music genre changes from day to day, house to r`n`b mostly, reservation is advised.
Where to eat
Popular place in magacin depo area at the river, this restaurant offer you great tasty cuisine from around the world, ambient is excellent and on the weekend live bend will perform while you’ll be able to enjoy your favorite meal and listen and even dance to the music. It is always fool on the weekend and reservation is advised. They also have a great garden with beautiful sunset view.
Price range: medium to high.
Toro is a restaurant on the same side of Sava river next to Frida, great garden, great sunset and most important great food. If you are into stakes in our opinion here are best you can find in Belgrade. Service is great, Wine list is good, we would recommend this place, price range is medium to high. Reservation is advised on weekends.
Tri Sesira (three hats) is one of the oldest restaurants located in the bohemian street of Skadarlija, use to be a place where writers and poems use to sit and drink vine and write. You can enjoy traditional Serbian cuisine while listening live gypsies singing just for you old Serbian folk songs
Price range: low to medium.
Boutique located just at Republic Square you can watch city running by your eyes while enjoying your favorite meal or sweets. Location is great on the first and second floor and it gives you a great view on National theatre building, Knez Mihailo monument witch is a favorite meeting point of Belgradians
Price range: low to medium.
Restaurant is located in Vračar historical area, just beside Temple of Sv. Sava ( Biggest orthodox Christian temple in Europe) modern and new trendy place with great service, good choice of western European cuisine, on weekend reservations are advised, Price range medium to high
Saran is a fish restaurant located in Zemun old town. As you already know Belgrade is not located near the sea and while there is a big choice of fresh river fishes it is a bit tricky to find fresh sea fish…
Saran is the place with great sea food choice, good vine choice and great service.
Price range: medium.
Riverside open concept restaurant very popular among locals and foreigners visiting Belgrade, great service, vine list is amazing, stuff is great, reasonable prices, definitely worth of visiting.
Price range: medium.
Savanova located just beside the river, Savanova is a new popular place among Belgrade crowd, On weekends there is live music band, always full of people, great view and garden.
Price range: medium to high.