Most of the nightlife in Kathmandu is based in Thamel and on
Freak Street, and there are also quite a few bars to be found near
Pulchowk in Patan. Music is not allowed to be played after 10pm but
many bars and clubs stay open till later than this. There is
nightlife information in the Kathmandu Post and The Himalayan
Times. Popular bars in Kathmandu include Tom & Jerry''s Bar and
the Tamas Spa Lounge in Thamel, and the Absolute Bar in Patan.
Tongue and Tales as well as Celtic Menang also have glowing
reputations. Underground Bar in Thamel, and the Galaxy Discotheque
in Hotel Everest, are Kathmandu''s most trendy club venues.
Nightclubs in Kathmandu generally have a cover charge. Live music
can be heard at the Reggae Bar and G''s Terrace, while New Orleans
Caf?© is good for jazz. Popular casinos include Casino Nepal at the
Soaltee Crowne Plaza Hotel, as well as casinos at Yak & Yeti,
Hotel de l''Annapurna and Everest Hotel. For movies, try the
Kathmandu Mini Vision in the Kathmandu Plaza.