So. Bars near me

Are you planning a night out with your friends at the weekend but aren’t sure where to go? Have you been searching for “the best bars near me”? If so, your search is over. Bar-So is an award-winning contemporary bar, restaurant and nightclub that is a favourite venue of choice for Bournemouth tourists and residents alike. When looking for the most reputed bars near me, you’ll be hard pushed to find a better alternative. Avoid disappointment and book today by calling us on 01202 203 050 now.

Looking for the best “bars near me”?

When searching for Bournemouth bars to visit this weekend with your friends, we are entirely confident that you will not find a venue that tops our contemporary and hugely popular establishment. For more than a decade Bar So has been the focal point of Bournemouth nightlife with a cosmopolitan cocktail bar, opulent nightclub and tantalising restaurant all under one roof, located right in the heart of central Bournemouth.

If you are searching for bars in Bournemouth for a casual drink with friends, we have two picturesque outside terraces overlooking the beautiful coastline that you can enjoy. However, if you are looking for the finest “bars near me” to dance the night away right up until the early hours, our multi-levelled layout boasts an atmospheric nightclub, too. From martinis to mocktails and everything else in-between, we have something for everyone – it’s no surprise we are Bournemouth’s favourite haunt.

SO. Nightclub and Events

You only have to look at our history to understand why we are the superior bar in Bournemouth as you’ll see some of iconic nights and award-winning, world-class DJs we have hosted already this year. As the disco ball glitters high above from our stunning mirrored atrium, you can bust a move to some of the nation’s most technically gifted DJs we have on residency here at Bar-So.

If salsa music is your jam, why not pay us a visit to our exciting Salsa Explosion event which runs every Wednesday – give Shakira a run for her money. We recommend checking out our regularly updated events page to find the latest on the events we have coming up in the next few weeks. You don’t want to miss out!


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SO. VIP Bottles and Packages

You didn’t think we’d stop there, did you? What really distinguishes our first-class bar from the multitude of bars, clubs and pubs in and around Bournemouth town centre, is our VIP bottle packages that offer incredible value for money. We are eager to provide our customers with nothing short of the best, so we make sure to have an extensive and varied selection of the best spirits and champagne money can buy.

Well, what are you waiting for? Grab your girls and get on down here to make the most of our exceptional deals. If you would like to find out more about our premium bottle packages or if you have any questions, do not be tentative about giving us a call.

Please do have a look at our high-definition gallery to see if you can find pictures of you and the girls enjoying a glass of bubbly this So Saturday.

Are you searching for the most exceptional “bars near me” to host your special occasion?

Whether you are planning a corporate event, a hen-party or a birthday celebration, our state-of-the-art Private Bar is the ideal location to host your special occasion, be it for 30 guests or 100. Taking the stress out of event organising, our well-experienced and helpful staff will be on hand to ensure that all your guests have a truly spectacular night they won’t forget.

To get a complete overview of what to expect from our private bar, we recommend you have a look at our website where you’ll find a helpful YouTube video demonstrating the unforgettable experience we can provide here. You can, of course, get in contact with the team directly as we’re only a phone call away. We’ll be more than happy to talk you through prices and service options as well as offering additional information and recommendations.

Here’s why Bar-So is the best out of all the bars in Bournemouth

For well over a decade, we have been a cornerstone of Bournemouth nightlife and have fast become known throughout the town as the number one and best bar out of all the Bournemouth bars on offer. Nestled in a prime location in-between the lively town centre and only a stone’s throw from the iconic sandy beaches that line Bournemouth’s coastline, it’s unsurprising that tourists and residents alike flock to our well-established venue.

We understand that not everybody who visits our superb establishment for the same reasons so we’ve made sure that we have something to cater to all tastes and needs. Whether you are looking for the best “bars near me” to enjoy a tipple or two with your colleague after work or you’re planning your upcoming birthday party, we’ve got you covered.

With such a plethora of outstanding facilities, terraces and events, our multi-levelled venue really does have it all so it’s no wonder that out of all the bars in Bournemouth, Bar-So is the most popular. In fact, over the last decade, we have won an array of awards including being the 5-time winner of the decorated Bournemouth’s Best Night Out at the Bournemouth Tourism Awards.

It really is clear to see why out of all the Bournemouth bars on offer, we are second-to-none for both customer satisfaction and enjoyment. If an electric atmosphere and sophisticated venue with an impressive cocktail menu to match sounds like your cup of tea, then your search for the finest bars near me is over. One thing is for sure, you’d be silly not to visit the undisputed best place to drink in Bournemouth. So, what are you waiting for?

Contact us today

After reading about our second-to-none facilities here at Bar-So, when looking for the best “bars near me”, you’ll now know exactly who to contact today. No other venue can compare to our first-class establishment so be sure to get in touch with our professional and courteous team to book a table now.

You can register your interest or book a table for this upcoming weekend by calling us on 01202 203 050 or by emailing us at Alternatively, you can fill out the booking enquiry form on our easily navigable website. However you contact us, you can be assured that we’ll always endeavour to get back to you as quickly as possible.