These Are the 50 Best Bars in Asia This Year

Mark down the best spots to visit for a drink when you travel to Asia.

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In spite of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Asia’s 50 Best bars has announced their annual top choices. The bars chosen span across multiple regions across Asia, including Hong Kong, Singapore, Taipei, Shanghai, and Tokyo. The list was announced on May 6 via a virtual ceremony streamed online.

The ranking was based on the votes of Asia’s 50 Best Bars Academy members which comprised of some of the most well-traveled and knowledgeable people in the bar industry, drinks media and mixology experts across the continent. The list reflects the immense diversity of the drinking scene in Asia, including cocktail bars, backstreet speakeasies, whisky bars and sophisticated bar venues.

Check out the list below and be sure to mark them down for your next visit to Asia.

1. Coa, Hong Kong
2. Jigger & Pony, Singapore
3. The SG Club, Tokyo
4. Indulge Experimental Bistro, Taipei
5. Sober Company, Shanghai
6. Manhattan, Singapore
7. Atlas, Singapore
8. No Sleep Club, Singapore
9. Bar Benfiddich, Tokyo
10. Caprice Bar, Hong Kong
11. The Bamboo Bar, Bangkok
12. Bar Trigona, Kuala Lumpur
13. Charles H, Seoul
14. Native, Singapore
15. Hope & Sesame, Guangzhou
16. Sidecar, New Delhi
17. Bar Mood, Taipei
18. Bee’s Knees, Kyoto
19. Room by Le Kief, Taipei
20. The Diplomat, Hong Kong
21. 28 HongKong Street, Singapore
22. Tropic City, Bangkok
23. Tell Camellia, Hong Kong
24. Aha Saloon, Taipei
25. Quinary, Hong Kong
26. The Pontiac, Hong Kong
27. High Five, Tokyo
28. The Wise King, Hong Kong
29. Barbary Coast, Singapore
30. Penicillin, Hong Kong
31. Union Trading Company, Shanghai
32. Speak Low, Shanghai
33. Union Brasserie, Bakery and Bar, Jakarta
34. Bar Cham, Seoul
35. Backstage Cocktail Bar, Bangkok
36. Tippling Club, Singapore
37. Junglebird, Kuala Lumpur
38. The Curator, Manila
39. D.Bespoke, Singapore
40. Darkside, Hong Kong
41. Alice, Seoul
42. The Old Man, Singapore
43. Bar Trench, Tokyo
44. Le Chamber, Seoul
45. MO Bar, Singapore
46. Vesper, Bangkok
47. Three X Co, Kuala Lumpur
48. Teens of Thailand, Bangkok
49. Sago House, Singapore
50. Star Bar, Tokyo

In other F&B news, Krispy Kreme is giving all 2021 graduates free donuts.

DISCLAIMER: We discourage irresponsible and/or underage drinking. Drink responsibly and legally.

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