In the last few years, Udon Thani has seen an explosion in Western operated venues including bars and pubs. Udon Thani’s nightlife is a little quiet compared to such places like Bangkok and Pattaya, but still venturing out during nighttime can be a quite enjoyable experience.
Soul Bar – located along the Banliam bypass in Leoi-Nongkhai Road, this fully air-conditioned bar has draught beer on tap, a satellite television, morning coffee, and serves Thai, Isaan, and English foods. They play soul and reggae music with dance floors that will surely give customers a fun Udon Thani nightlife. It has also plenty of parking spaces. It opens from 11 in the morning to 11 in the evening.
Koala Bar – located in Tongyai Road this Australian owned and operated bar offers motorbike and car rentals. It also shows live sporting events on their big screen every Friday night with free barbecue starting at 7 in the evening.
The Boy Zone – located in Phon Phisai Road this is the newest and hottest gay host bar in town. It offers good music, great drinks plus special cocktails. They also have friendly waiters and Thai and Western Management. They can also be booked for shows, parties, and other special events.
Fuzzy Ken’s Bar – located in Prajak Road, this bar is also a restaurant, a bookshop, with rooms all in one. It is located at the heart of the city, within walking distance from bus station and the Robinson’s Shopping Complex. They serve Thai and Western dishes and have a well-stocked bar with tea and coffee. They also have an American pool table and Wi-Fi access which customers can use for free. They also have rooms where guests can stay for a night or two. The place has over 1000 books in their collection which can either be purchased or exchanged.
Mojo Bar – located in Prajak road just around the corner from the Central Shopping Mall, this bar offers good food, drinks, and a pool tournament every weekend. They serve Thai and Western cuisines and have free buffet every Wednesday. Customers can also avail themselves of the free Wi-fi internet access.
Phon Tattoo and Bar – located in Prajak Road, this bar does not only offer professional tattoo service but also has pool tables with good atmosphere.
Steve’s Bar – located still in Prajak Road, this bar serves full Thai and Western dishes and Sunday Roast with a 50-inch television that shows live sports events.