The Lago Lodge is not only a backpacker but also has a nice restaurant – taste their beer, they have their own micro brewery and bistro and
The St. Gervais (Untergasse 11 in the old town) is where the alternative people meet (restaurant and concerts).
Yoshi (Burggasse 2, in the old town) is an excellent sushi bar.
La Rotonde Brasserie (Bahnhofstrasse 11) serves good food in the restaurant and also has a bar.
Zebra, Tiffany and Le Bar (Cuban style bar with latino-music) near Zentralplatz are good places to have fun.
At Bahnhofstrasse there are some nice bars, i.e. Cuba Bar, Amaretto, Odeon (real french style).
Restaurant du Commerce (Untergasse 25) is a small bar in the old town (no meals).
Enjoy your beer at Pooc (they have about 80 different beers) or at Baramundo (both are near Guisan-Platz).
B-Lounge (Unterer Quai 23) serves good coffee (and has magazines) and it’s also a nice place to have a beer or a drink in the eveing.
Doors 72 (Aarbergstrasse 72, behind the train station) is an alternative culture and youth center (Hip-Hop, funky stuff and other commercial sound).
Blue Note Club (T. Wyttenbachstrasse 2) is a Jazz club with live music (Fri & Sat). Every Thu Ladies night – free entry for women (disco sound till late).
Legend (Ohmweg) is a club that plays “House”. After hours on Fri, Sat and Sun.
Gaskessel/Coupole is where the alternative scene meets (concerts and disco).
Das Lifting (Zebtralstrasse) is a must for fans of techno, trance and house music.
Billard Halle Biel (Mühlebrücke 2) has 18 pool tables and 3 snooker tables.
The Mad Music Hall (inside and downstairs rest. Stadthaus, Haupstrasse 18 in Nidau) is a good disco to go to.
Restaurant Kreuz (Hauptstrasse 33, Nidau) serves good food and has concerts on weekends.