Which are the World's 50 Best Bars in 2015?

Which are the World's 50 Best Bars in 2015?

The world's 50 best bars for 2015 were announced on October 8th, among them Quinary and Lobster Bar from Hong Kong 

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Foodie  Foodie Your Guide to Good Taste  on 25 Oct '15

Top photo credit: Marie Claire

What is reported to be one of the drinks industry's most eagerly awaited night of the year, The World's 50 Best Bars awards took place at Christ Church Spitalfields in London on October 8 2015.

London's The Artesian triumphed for the fourth year in a row where creativity abounds, as each year the bar takes on a new theme (for 2015 it was surrealism). There was a distinct sway towards the power cities of New York and London with the top five bars all found in these two metropolitans.

Classic cocktails at The Artesian

Classic cocktails at The Artesian

Photo credit: WSJ

Hong Kong and Singapore stood out for Asia, with Lobster Bar and The Quinary taking places places 18 and 39 respectively. Singapore made it into the list with a lofty 7th positioned bar; the revered 28 Hongkong Street and Manhattan. It would appear the most popular bars in Singapore are those which transport people away, while Hong Kong seems to enjoy crustaceans and all things divisible by five. 

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Cozy interior at the Lobstar Bar and Grill 

Photo credit: Hong Kong Tatler

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The Oolong Tea Collins at The Quniary

Photo credit: Quinary

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Manhatten bar in Singapore

Photo credit: Time Out Singapore

1. The Artesian, London

2. Dead Rabbit, New York

3. Nightjar, London

4. Employees Only, New York

5. American Bar, London

6. The Baxter Inn, Sydney

7. 28 Hongkong Street, Singapore

8. Happiness Forgets, London

9. Connaught Bar, London

10. Black Pearl, Melbourne

11. Attaboy, New York

12. Candelaria, Paris

13. High Five, Tokyo

14. Broken Shaker, Miami

15. Canon, Seattle

16. Buck & Breck, Berlin

17. Imperial Craft, Tel Aviv

18. Lobster Bar, Hong Kong

19. Le Lion Bar de Paris, Hamburg, Germany

20. Licoreria Limantour, Mexico City

21. The Jerry Thomas Project, Rome

22. The Clumsies, Athens

23. Maison Premiere, New York

24. Elephant Bar, NoMad Hotel, New York

25. The Everleigh, Melbourne

26. White Lyan, London

27. Beaufort Bar, London

28. Bulletin Place, Sydney

29. Aviary, Chicago

30. Tales & Spirits, Amsterdam

31. Smuggler's Cove, San Francisco

32. Delicatessen, Moscow

33. Door 74, Amsterdam

34. Ruby, Copenhagen

35. Manhattan, Singapore

36. NoMad Bar, NoMad Hotel, New York

37. PDT, New York

38. Mace, New York

39. Quinary, Hong Kong

40. Trick Dog, San Francisco

41. 69 Colebrooke Row, London

42. Dry Martini, Barcelona

43. Schumann's, Munich

44. Zuma Dubai, Dubai

45. La Factoria, Old San Juan

46. Nottingham Forest, Milan, Italy

47. Tommy's, San Francisco

48. Lost & Found, Cyprus

49. Little Red Door, Paris

50. Dandelyan, London



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