Nightlife in Trois-Rivières
February 9th, 2018
No city is complete without a little nightlife and Trois-Rivières is no different! When the sun goes down, it’s time for the fun to start in the heart of downtown as well as in all the hidden corners of the city. There’s so much going on, you’ll be spoiled for choice!
Dancing | Cocktails | Once upon a time | Great beer
Trois-Rivières is ready to dance
Photo : FA Bergeron
This prime party spot for the 18 to 30 crowd has been a staple in Trois-Rivières for over 15 years, and it’s easy to see why. Considered the main hub of the city’s nightlife scene, Le Temple features the best DJs in town, a VIP section, outdoor patio, and more. Late-night revellers come here to see and be seen!
300, rue des Forges
L'Embuscade Café Galerie
When the regular happy hour crowd heads home, this hot spot is quickly filled with young people looking to show off their moves to the beat of funk, soul, electro, and rap whatever the DJ’s spinning. The dance floor is always open and always full. The small back patio is a great place to catch your breath before heading back in for more. There’s also the occasional live band to liven things up even more.
1571, rue Badeaux
La P'tite Grenouille
This song-box-type bar is always full of laughter, great music, and plenty of dancing! Located right in the heart of Trois-Rivières on des Forges street the city’s main artery it’s a great place to quench your thirst so you can get ready to sing along. There’s themed evenings, prizes, and more. Come join the crowd of all ages and let loose!
340, rue des Forges
Cocktails and tropical getaways
Le Bureau de Poste
Step into a trendy spot where surfboards reign supreme! This resto-bar is a hangout spot for the under 30 crowd, since the kitchen is open till 3 a.m. and the menu starts with plates for as little as $5.95. Drink, party, eat, laugh in great company! Surf the wave of everything this tropical bit of paradise has to offer.
317, rue des Forges
Le Pot - Papilles et Cocktails
With its storefront on the trendy corner of Hart and des Forges street, Le Pot is a trendy spot when it comes to Trois-Rivières nightlife. If you love tasty one-of-a-kind cocktails, the mixologists will concoct something special from their menu unlike anything you’ve ever tasted before. The setting is a mix of chic, industrial, and welcoming the perfect place to meet people and hang out.
326, rue des Forges
SHAKER Cuisine & Mixologie
What do you get when you blend a trendy atmosphere, industrial décor, never-ending cocktail menu, and delicious bistro fare? You get SHAKER open every day from 11 a.m. to 3 a.m. It’s the perfect place for business lunches, trendy dinners, and late-night outings. Foodies will rave over SHAKER’s tartar selections, gourmet burgers, and much more. From the time the sun warms up in spring and into the fall, enjoy the illuminated and heated patio where the party continues outdoors.
4225, boulevard des Forges
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Get your dose of summer sun at Coconut Bar! Step under the palm trees to enjoy a tropical ambiance and one of 60 exotic cocktails. Mix one part getaway, two parts Tiki, and a dose of Polynesia, and you’ve got the perfect recipe for good times, great friends, and just the right touch of kitsch. And if you’d rather not drive home, just book a room at the Coconut hotel!
7531, rue Notre-Dame Ouest
Once upon a time
After WWI, a feeling of euphoria and freedom fell over much of society, which is the theme that Les Contrebandiers wanted to capture in their old-time speakeasy. Discover a rich, chic, and luxurious atmosphere that harks back to prohibition times and lets loose in 1920s style with wine, spirits, and cocktail selections. Al Capone raises a glass to you!
300, rue des Forges
Jack Saloon Trois-Rivières
If the Old West and saloon style is what you’re looking for, come down to Jack Saloon resto-bar for deluxe fast food, a hoedown on the dance floor, and a mix of country songs and rock’n’roll. Let your inner cowboy loose!
332, rue des Forges
We put this favourite hangout of UQTR students in this section because it’s always reminiscent of our good ol’ university days! Improv nights, karaoke, dancing, fundraising there’s always something happening at Chasse-Galerie. Enjoy student prices on cocktails and beer, even if university is far behind you. It’s a great spot to raise your glass in good company in Trois-Rivières. Cheers!
3351, boulevard des Forges
Great beer and good times
Le Temps d’une Pinte
Keep the good times going with a beer stop at Le Temps d’une Pinte. Brewed right here in Trois-Rivières, the offerings at this microbrewery are a flection of the city’s unique, multi-generational culture. Remember, night owls: You have until 1 a.m. Thursday to Saturday and midnight the rest of the week to head out to this local late-night spot to enjoy their home brews.
1645, rue Notre-Dame Centre
An authentic Irish pub where the beer is always flowing! Le Trèfle is a fan favourite, featuring over 100 types of beer, including 24 on draft. There’s also 75 types of scotch, bourbon, and whiskey. Make it your place to party, enjoy a bite, or catch a sports match on the giant TVs. The ambiance is always welcoming!
363, rue des Forges
Like great beer and good times, too? Here are a few places where you can catch a live show.
This downtown favourite is stocked with 100 types of bottled beer and 24 on tap, along with scotch, cognac, absinthe, and more. Plus there’s live shows every week! Try your hand at pool or foosball, then re-energize with the best nachos in town, a burger, fresh pasta, and a whole lot more. This rustic Irish pub has a punk-rock soul with two floors for patrons to meander. It’s been a Trois-Rivières institution for over 20 years! Come by and see what’s on offer.
1441, rue Notre-Dame Centre
Good beer, great shows that’s what’s on tap at Archibald! You’re sure to find your true love among the selection, whether it’s Coquine, Matante, Chippie, or Joufflue. Pair with a great meal from the menu and sit back to a live show in a chalet-like atmosphere that’s got lumberjack written all over it. Wednesdays feature live singers, while Thursdays serve up duos and trios, and Fridays and Saturdays have bands on tap. The heated patio is open all year long, so you can stay out till the wee hours of the morning.
3965, rue Bellefeuille
Gambrinus - Bistro brasserie
Did you know Gambrinus is the first artisanal brewery of its kind in Mauricie? This little bistro has grown since it first opened, and now features music shows, new art exhibits every month, delicious cuisine, and great beer. It’s the place to see live bands as well as the popular Mardis de la Relève the largest live band competition between Montréal and Québec City!
3160, boulevard des Forges
Get yourself dressed up we’re headed out in Trois-Rivières!