The Best Night Clubs in New Jersey

Dance & Night Clubs

The Best Night Clubs Features New Jersey's Popular Dance and Night Clubs With Dancing and/or Live Bands, DJ's, and entertainment

The top dance and night club venues include the year round clubs throughout New Jersey and the seasonal hot spots at the Jersey Shore.

Northern New Jersey Dance and Night Clubs

46 lounge
46 Lounge
300 Route 46 East
Totowa, NJ 07512
The music is Top 40, Hip Hop, Club, Mash-Ups and House. Hot Miami nights comes to 46 Lounge Wednesday through Saturday 7pm till 3am. A -chic lounge with a trendy contemporary ambiance and a Brazilian cherry dance floor, 3 Martini & Wine Bars and a Tropical Outdoor Patio with 2 Tiki Bars

The Dome Rooftop Lounge at the Manor
The Dome Rooftop Bar & Lounge at The Manor
111 Prospect Avenue
West Orange, NJ 07052
An upscale after-hours night club experience.with Old School & New School Dance Tracks. Set above the Manor Restaurant in an all glass enclosed domed rooftop lounge where you can see the stars overhead and dance floor at your feet. Attractive setting with a jade marble bar and tabletops, deep mahogany pillars, and retro leather lounge chairs with a speakeasy swagger from yesteryear
DJ Performances every Friday & Saturday. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. DJ performances from 9:00 p.m. until 2:00 a.m. Bar Menu available from 6:00 p.m. until 10:30 p.m.

Mandala Night Club
246 3rd St
Passaic, NJ 07055
(973) 777-2077
A night club that connects with different types of crowds. Depending on the night, the different themes serves different crowds. They feature Latino music nights on Fridays and Saturdays, with gay nights on Thursdays and Sundays. Their DJ is present every night and entertains with the hottest music to go along with whatever theme or event they have.

QXT's Newark
248 Mulberry Street
Newark, NJ
(973) 643-3996
New Jersey's longest running alternative dance club. QXT's has given fans of alternative music a place to spend their Friday and Saturday nights, with each night offering a variety of musical genres including Alternative, EDM, New Wave, 80s, 90s, Industrial, Dark Wave, Goth,Punk and Rock. Besides the main dance floor, there are two additional rooms which have been dubbed Area 51 and The Crypt, each with its own bar, diverse musical flare, and a variety of characters and personalities.

Ventanas @ The Modern
Ventanas @ The Modern
Fort Lee, NJ
Ventanas @ The Modern is a popular high- end, trendy restaurant, and a "clubby" late-night dining and dancing destination.
Catering to the night-owl crowd, on weekends the restaurant and lounge features music and entertainment including live bands and DJs where guests can dine and dance.
Ventanas is open seven days/week.

Central New Jersey Dance and Night Clubs

Asbury Festhalle & Biergarten
Asbury Festhalle & Biergarten
527 Lake Ave
Asbury Park, NJ
Enjoy live music,entertainment, good food, and beer with European Biergarten ambiance. The venue features a 9,000 square foot enjoyment wirh an outdoor tented & heated rooftop Biergarten, and a 6,000 square foot indoor hall serving over 100 varieties of popular and hard to find imported and domestic beers, 39 premium draft beers., including American craft selections. Join in at a communal table where friends and strangers mingle and fest energized by a regular schedule of live music.

Avenue Nuit Night Club
Avenue Nuit Night Club
23 Ocean Avenue
Long Branch
The Northern Jersey Shore's most upscale, chic night club. In the summer you can celebrate under the stars at the rooftop lounge with an outdoor pool, fireplace and top rated DJ’s.
Year round, their indoor lounge provides oversized bed seating, VIP tables, a vibrant bar and dance floor.

Bar A, Lake Como
Bar A
703-5 16th Ave
Lake Como, NJ
(732) 681-7422
Bar Anticipation is one of New Jersey's top year round bar, dance, and entertainment destinations.The 25,000 sq ft facility offers many diverse dining experiences and environments, including the 30ft stone fireplace, the elegance of the new Mahogany Room. They have events every night of the week with great happy hours on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays. Performers are national acts. In the warmer months, Bar Anticipation opens their outdoor Grotto Beach tropical oasis complete with beautiful flora, live palm trees, towering rocks, fire and water falls., two "living rooms", three private VIP cabanas, outdoor bars & dance floor, and flat screen televisions in every custom cabana. volley ball courts., and all the trimmings of a Las Vegas hot spot.

D'Jai's Night Club Belmar
D' Jais at Belmar
1801 Ocean Avenue
Belmar, NJ 07719
D'Jais is well known for it's diverse atmosphere in which different music can be heard seven nights a week. With sounds ranging from live classic rock & roll, reggae bands and the Tri-State's best DJ’s Spinning the latest dance & club. Plus Special events by top billboard artists & Celebrity guest appearances.

Headliner Night Club
1401 State Route 35 S
Neptune, NJ 07753
The Headliner is geared towards a purely total entertainment experience. You can have a drink, party with friends, get down on the dance floor, or grab a bite. . Invite your friends and have your birthday at the Headliner for a fun-filled evening. In the off-season, you can also catch one of your favorite NFL football games and enjoy wings and snacks.

Jenk's Night Club
Jenks Night Club
300 Ocean Avenue
Point Pleasant Beach
(732) 899-0589
Jenks is a popular summer destination for fun, dancing, live music concerts , & food. Located on the Point Pleasant Beach Boardwalk overlooking the ocean, Jenks is a favorite for night life lovers in search of quality bands, a big dance floor, and a friendly crowd. They have several large bars well placed around the dance floor.

Perle Ni8ght Club
Perle Night Club and Lounge
13 Paterson St
New Brunswick, NJ
An upscale nightclub & lounge with entertainment, dancing, DJ & live music, and frequent themed events.

Porta, Asbury Park
911 Kingsley Street
Asbury Park
(732) 776-7661
Porta is a popular Neapolitan pizza restaurant and dance club that becomes an energetic night club with dancing after 10pm when the place turns into the hottest dance club in the city with lines to get in that run down the block. The Music covers a varity of genres played by the areas top DJ's. On Fridays and Saturdays, there is dancing in the Abbott Room, off the main dining area, from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m., and in the main dining area after 11 p.m.
During the summer months there is live music in the outdoor area on Fridays and Saturdays.

Southern New Jersey Dance and Night Clubs

Boogie Nights, Atlantic City
Boogie Nights
Tropican Hotel & Casino
2831 Boardwalk
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
(800) 843-8767
Located in the Tropicana, Boogie Nights features entertainment dedicated to bringing back the magic of the 70's and 80's every Friday and Saturday night!
They also have a bonus decade: 90's- 2000's Night every Thursday! Come party with your favorite Boogie Nights characters like Mr. Boogie, Roller Girl, Hula Girl, Celebrity Impersonators and all of your favorite 70′s, 80′s, and 90's icons! Boogie the night away on their lighted dance floor and around their huge disco ball. There are themed VIP booths available for reservation to upgrade your celebration and night out!

Kix McNutley's
63rd and Landis Avenue
Sea Isle City, NJ
Kix McNutley's is a complex of 5 different bars including; The Sidekix Lounge, Kix Outside Patio Bar, Kit Kat Club, Kixstand Bar and the Lincoln Grill . This is the most popular night club on the jersey shore, south of Atlantic City. Open year round, it features top bands performing on the main stage atop the huge dance floor. With top bands and an energetic crowd, there is an activity for everyone.
The crowd tends to be more mature than your typical Jersey shore bar, with mostly aged 30 plus patrons.

Premier Nite Club
Premier Nightclub
1 Borgata Way
Atlantic City, NJ
An upscale night club featuring an 18,000-square-foot venue with tiered booths focused on the DJ booth, stage, and digital proscenium. Also has a horseshoe-shaped mezzanine for awesome views of the ornate, yet modern energetic scene. Premier offers a theatrical atmosphere with sophistication and top name DJs,. You can also raise your level of enjoyment with VIP table service including an extensive bottle menu.

Harrah's Pool After Dark
The Pool After Dark
Harrah's Hotel & Casino
777 Harrah's Blvd
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
An entertainment complex with a pool and a night club. Join in to dance the night away listening to live entertainment with top DJs and performers.   Once inside, hit up the bar for a drink and make your way to the dance floor to immerse yourself in the sounds of today's top 40, hip-hop & EDM beside the city's most captivating dancers. Take in the atmosphere as the hottest stars in the industry perform live from the new, elevated stage & DJ area, enhanced with eye-catching graphic displays on massive LED walls. Open every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday night.

Vera Bar, Grill, Nightclub - Cherry Hill NJ
Vera Bar, Grill, Nightclub 
2310 Marlton Pike W
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
(856) 486-1001
Vera is a nightclub with a cool vibe, and a sports bar environment downstairs with plenty of TVs. The night club serves as dinner and nightlife, with DJs and live bands. They offer VIP Bottle Services. Often, the purchase of Bottle Services allows individuals to avoid waiting in line to enter the venue and also includes service from a VIP host.