Anatomy Nightclub & Ultralounge
1299 W Ninth St, Cleveland, 216-363-1113, anatomycleveland.com. Intimate bar and lounge for a late-night tryst or a sexy cocktail and dancing.
1265 W Sixth St, Cleveland, 216-623-1700, thebarleybar.com. Warehouse District hot spot.
The Blind Pig
1228 W Sixth St, Cleveland, 216-621-0001, theblindpig.com. Nine-to-fivers stand shoulder to shoulder to check out a variety of music — and one another.
Bob Golic's Sports Bar & Grille
1213 W Sixth St, 216-363-1132, bobgolics.com. Traditional, upscale bar food in an environment decorated with Cleveland sports memorabilia.
200 Euclid Ave, 216-685-0000, cadillacranchcleveland.com. The 30,000-square-foot space has 32 flat-screen TVs, nine bars, a mechanical bull and BarRoom Cleveland — a Las Vegas-style ultralounge open Fri and Sat nights.
The Cleveland Improv
Sugar Warehouse Entertainment Complex, 1148 Main Ave, Cleveland, 216-696-4677, improvupcoming.com. Chuckle at the nation's best comedians with a beer-drinking crowd.
834 Huron Road E, Cleveland, 216-771-3723, clevelanderbar.com. This watering hole near Progressive Field and The Q turns up the volume on game days.
The Corner Alley
402 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, 216-298-4070, thecorneralley.com. An upscale bowling alley combined with a fully stocked martini bar.
1214 W Sixth St, Cleveland, 216-621-7827, divebarcleveland.com. Heading to the basement is a surefire sign you're stepping into a dive bar. Thursday-night Skee-Ball leagues and 42 beers on tap.
D'Vine Wine Bar
836 W St Clair Ave, Cleveland, 216-241-8463, dvinewinebar.com. Trendy wine bar in the heart of the Warehouse District offers a break from the dance club scene.
323 E Prospect Ave, Cleveland, 216-781-7782, flannerys.com. The finest Irish food, drink and entertainment this side of the Atlantic.
Gillespie's Map Room
1281 W Ninth St, Cleveland, 216-621-7747, maproomcleveland.com. Casual, old-school pub serving pizza, sandwiches, soup, salad and munchies. It's the Warehouse District's version of a neighborhood bar; and yes, there does happen to be an airplane hanging in the middle of it.
Hilarities 4th Street Theatre
2035 E Fourth St, Cleveland, 216-736-4242, hilarities.com. Live, national stand-up acts in a 400-seat theater.
House of Blues
308 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, 216-523-2583, hob.com/cleveland. An opulent venue that features national and regional music acts on a large main stage and in the intimate Cambridge Room.
Kevin's Martini Bar
2035 E Fourth St, Cleveland, 216-241-7425, pickwickandfrolic.com. An upscale bar inside Pickwick & Frolic that serves innovative martinis and a selection of champagnes.
Liquid/SuiteSixx/Ultra Night Club
1212 W Sixth St, Cleveland, 216-479-7717, liquidcleveland.com. This updated Warehouse District favorite features a sports bar, lounge and dance club.
Little Bar & Grille
614 Frankfurt Ave, Cleveland, 216-861-2166, johnnyscleveland.com. Also known as Johnny's Little Bar, this small pub just steps from West Sixth Street has been a Cleveland staple for generations.
2014 Sycamore St, Cleveland, 440-247-2722, livenation.com. National acts that don't fill arenas — but still draw a respectable crowd — play in this well-known outdoor venue on the west bank of the Flats.
Panini's Bar & Grill
1290 W Sixth St, Cleveland, 216-523-7070; 840 Huron Road, Cleveland, 216-522-1510, paninisgrill.com. Laid-back local hangout known for its signature sandwiches.
Pickwick & Frolic Restaurant & Club
2035 E Fourth St, Cleveland, 216-241-7425, pickwickandfrolic.com. The restaurant seats 220, dinner/show packages are available for the 125-seat cabaret, and Kevin's Martini Bar & Champagne Bar is inside.
Shooters on the Water
1148 Main Ave, Cleveland, 216-861-6900, shootersflats.com. On the first warm day of spring, nine-to-fivers pack the massive deck.
The Tequila Ranch
1229 W Sixth St, Cleveland, 216-566-8226, tequilaranchcleveland.com. A mechanical bull, live music and loads of tequila.
The Velvet Dog
1280 W Sixth St, Cleveland, 216-664-1116, velvetdogcleveland.com. Professionals lounge on plush furniture and sip martinis in this three-level club with a rooftop patio.
Vinebar and View Ultralounge & Nightclub
618 Prospect Ave, Cleveland, 216-664-1815, viewnightclub.com. Modeled after Vegas and Miami clubs. Rooftop deck features a cabana with 360-degree views of the city.
Winking Lizard Tavern
811 Huron Ave, Cleveland, 216-589-0313, winkinglizard.com. More than 100 varieties of beer are offered at this neighborhood standard.
2044 E Fourth St, Cleveland, 216-298-4050, wonderbarcleveland.com. Mellow, intimate music venue with a great kitchen.