Bars Near Bournemouth Seafront

When the sun’s shining, there’s no better place to chill out than on the miles of golden sandy beaches that stretch from one side of Bournemouth to the other. And after a long day of relaxing and tanning yourself, where else would you rather be than sitting on a buzzing terrace enjoying the warm evening? Luckily, Bar So is one of the bars near Bournemouth seafront, so head on down to see what we have to offer.

We’re one of the best bars near Bournemouth seafront

And no kidding! We’re a decorated, 5 times winner of Bournemouth’s best night. So what are you waiting for?

At Bar So, you’ll find everything you could possibly need for a great evening in the sun. Comfy seating areas where large groups or couples can sit back and relax, cool music that provides the backing track to the chill-out vibe, fresh food and… the option to party with us until the small hours of the morning. Interested? Read on to find out all you need to know!

Cocktails, cocktails, cocktails

Yes, we’re a tiny bit obsessed with cocktails at Bar So – and why wouldn’t we be considering we have the bonus of being one of the bars near Bournemouth seafront! Beach and cocktails come hand in hand; refreshing margaritas, cooling mojitos and juicy tequila sunrises are only some of the delightful concoctions that you can discover if you choose Bar So when looking for bars near Bournemouth seafront.

Don’t worry, if you want nothing more than a thirst-quenching pint or celebratory glass of prosecco, we also have an extensive drinks menu that is sure to please any pallet.

Fancy some food?

In the summer months, we launch a full mouth-watering menu for people to tuck into after a day at the beach.  From light bites through to big old burgers, you can guarantee that there will be something on there for everyone to enjoy.

Get your groove on!

Relaxed with us all evening and discovered that you want to get the party going? Or perhaps you’re planning a few drinks on the beach and need somewhere incredible to end up when the sun goes down? You don’t need to go far.

As one of the best bars near Bournemouth seafront, we know how to host a party. Our resident DJ will use his magic to play the decks with the biggest party anthems and our top of the range sound system, smoke machines and lights will do the rest to create an atmosphere that’ll have you coming back to us time and time again.

We know that we need to do more than just throw a good party for people to choose us time and time again over other bars near Bournemouth seafront.  We’ve come up with some irresistibly awesome packages for those wanting to make a big night of it with all of their friends. From free booths to our Imperial Package which based on a minimum group size of 15 people gets you…

  • 1 3 litre Grey Goose Jeroboam
  • 3 bottles of Dom Perrignon Champagne
  • 3 regular bottles of sprits of your choice
  • 50 cans of redbull
  • 12 sparklers
  • Unlimited mixers
  • Waitress service

… all for £100 each. How’s that for an evening of celebrations?


We have a prime position as one of the bars near Bournemouth seafront, and it would be a crime against our privilege if we didn’t host some rocking parties throughout the summer. Think some of the world’s biggest DJs, coming here to shake-up our terraces with banging tunes that’ll set the scene for some of the craziest atmospheres you’ll see in Bournemouth this summer. Check out our events page for more details and buy your tickets – don’t miss out!


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In a nutshell, here’s why you should head on down to Bar So:


Great drinks menu


Awesome events


Scrummy food


The best atmosphere in Bournemouth

What other reasons can we give you to come to Bar So?

We really do have something for everyone here at Bar So. Whether you’re looking for a wild night or a place to chill out and enjoy the summer vibes, our ability to separate ourselves into a fully-fledged cocktail bar and nightclub ensures that we’re always pleasing our guests.

But we know that it’s not all about the atmosphere. We know that the drinks that we serve have got to be good every time, the food that we serve has got to taste delicious every time and we know that our guests need to be looked after equally as well each and every time they visit us.

Our staff are passionate about making sure that our guests have a fantastic experience when they choose us if they’re looking for bars near Bournemouth seafront. You’ll find our staff to be friendly, efficient and hardworking- the three ingredients to making you feel like the valued customer that you are.

If you love Bar So when you come to visit us, it’s great to bear in mind that we have a private function room to hire for birthdays, receptions and corporate events.  Our staff can do as little or as much as you wish; from nibbles to full meals, music to discos, to having cocktail mixers completely dedicated to your party.

As an added bonus, Bar So is attached to the Royal Exeter Hotel, which means your party guests don’t have far to go to lay down their head after a fantastic evening.

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If you have any questions or would like to book one of our packages, get in touch with us today.