10 Best Dance Clubs and Venues in New Jersey!

Meet up with some friends and get a little groovy this weekend in New Jersey, where you’ll find an assortment of nightlife venues from Newark to Atlantic City. New Jersey dance clubs cater to all cultures with a variety of music styles ranging from country to Latin. The atmospheres include everything from vibrant discotheques to underground goth clubs. No matter your entertainment style and preference, you’re sure to experience an unforgettable evening at the following best dance clubs in New Jersey.

Boogie Nights, Atlantic City, NJ

Hands down the best dancing spot in Atlantic City, Boogie Nights boasts a lively atmosphere with a great music selection (mostly ‘70s, ‘80s and ‘90s). This fabulous discotheque features a spacious dance area that can get crowded, a disco ball, bubbles, beautiful dancers, and friendly staff. Customers note “awesome experience with EVERY visit” and “the dance floor setup and music are always well done.”

Prospector’s Steakhouse & Saloon, Mount Laurel, NJ

Known as the best country dance club in the northeast, Prospector’s boasts an enormous venue with friendly Southern hospitality vibes. You’ll find a dance/concert hall, restaurant, bar/saloon, and outside lounge. Folks typically come for line dancing, drinking, and listening to live country music performances. Customers note it’s a “really fun place to line and partner dance.”

46 Lounge, Totowa, NJ

Dance the night away at 46 Lounge, a vibrant and lively lounge featuring martini and tiki bars, tapas, a tropical style patio, and dance floor. This neon-lit lounge offers a great mix of Latin (salsa and bachata) and rap/hip hop music for fun dancing with friends. Customers note “great place to chill on Thursdays and dance with a free salsa class.”

Lancer’s Restaurant, Newark, NJ

Enjoy a fine dinner and then stay for dancing and music at Lancer’s Restaurant, a premier entertainment venue featuring live bands and DJ music. Dance to salsa, merengue, bachata, and other Latin music styles on their spacious dance floor. It’s an all-around great place to go for Portuguese food and Latin dancing in a friendly, safe, and clean environment.

Bonfire Mofongo House and Lounge, Paterson, NJ

Bonfire Mofongo House is a top spot for dancing bachata, salsa, dembow, reggaeton, and merengue. You’ll find a slightly older crowd, exceptional food and drinks, great live music, and a spacious dance area in this Caribbean restaurant and nightclub. Customers note “it’s a solid choice to go on a weekend with a group of friends.”

Huey’s Knight Club, New Brunswick, NJ

Huey’s Knight Club is the place to go for strong drinks and dancing in New Brunswick. You’ll find a bar area upon entry and a spacious dance floor in the back. They also have a smaller secondary bar area in the back. Patrons also come here to watch sports and play darts. One customer notes “I love this bar because they have a dance floor with a lot of space compared to other bars in New Brunswick. It's a really cool spot."

Infinity Lounge, Trenton, NJ

Infinity Lounge is an excellent choice for dancing in Trenton. You’ll find great DJ music, cheap food, and awesome service. It's an all-around nice place to go with friends and enjoy the night dancing and drinking. A customer noted “we had fun dancing and drinking here! The decor and DJ were great.” Be prepared to pay an entry fee, but customers claim it’s worth it.

D’jais Oceanview Bar & Cafe, Belmar, NJ

Known as “the original Jersey Shore dance club,” D’jais Oceanview Bar & Cafe has been providing live music and extended happy hours since 1959!  If you are looking to dance and party around Belmar, this is the place to go on the weekend. This joint gets packed and the dance floor is insane. They usually have some great bands playing, the drinks are strong, and food is good. Customers claim “this place has an awesome happy hour and was a blast at night.”

The Ashford, Jersey City, NJ

Boasting several bars and dance areas, The Ashford is a spacious, multi-level dance club with great music and service. You’ll find classic club songs playing to get you in that dancing mood, chandeliers, and TVs for sports watching in a warmly-lit atmosphere. Customers note the “amazing dance floors” and claim it’s a “nice place for a lot of dancing and drinks."

QXT’s Night Club, Newark, NJ

Dance to the most cutting-edge music at QXT’s Night Club, where you can embrace your weirdness and have a good time without any judgment. This underground, alternative club features a beautifully decorated industrial space for live music events, karaoke, and just having a great experience. Customers rave about the burgers and claim “the music, the people, and the stuff are absolutely amazing."

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