Cinque Terre is not famous for its nightlife, but there are options for those seeking some evening entertainment. There are a few bars and pubs which stay open until midnight.
Monterosso is the only place where you will find some bars open late at night, especially during the weekends. Go to Fegina Beach in the newer section of town and pick a bar along the seaside Via Fegina and join the crowds of young drinkers.
Blue Marlin Bar in Vernazza often have live music on the patio with crowds spilling out onto the street day and night.
Riomaggiore is the favorite village among young people and there are some nice bars where you can have a glass of beer or wine on the terrace. Bar O'Netto in Riomaggiore stays open until 1 a.m.
Nessun Dorma in Manarola serves refreshing cocktails and tasty plates. Open until 10 p.m.
Also in Corniglia you will find some bars open late even if this is the calmest of the Cinque Terre villages.
If you like more evening entertainment you will have to go to the nearby cities Levanto, La Spezia or Sestri Levante. In Levanto, 5 minutes by train from Monterosso, the nightlife has increased lately thanks to many restaurants, wine bars and pubs which stay open until late at night. But there are no real nightclubs. In La Spezia, a 10-minute train ride from Riomaggiore, there are many bars, pubs and some nightclubs.