DrinkWire is Liquor.com's showcase for the best articles, recipe and reviews from the web's top writers and bloggers. In this post, Good Spirits News recaps the World's 50 Best Bars list for 2016.


American Bar at The Savoy, London

The World’s 50 Best Bars Awards took place in London, hosted by cocktail historian David Wondrich. Awarded by Drinks International magazine, the annual list —now in its eighth year — is selected by a grop of almost 500 bar industry leaders.

Congratulations to all of the winners! I guess I know where we will be going on vacation in the next twelve months.

  1. The Dead Rabbit Grocery & Grog, New York
  2. American Bar at The Savoy, London
  3. Dandelyan, London
  4. Connaught Bar At The Connaught, London
  5. Attaboy, New York
  6. The Gibson, London
  7. Employees Only, New York
  8. Nomad Bar at The Nomad Hotel, New York
  9. The Clumsies, Athens
  10. Happiness Forgets, London
  11. Manhattan at The Regent, Singapore
  12. The Baxter Inn, Sydney
  13. Licoreria Limantour, Mexico City
  14. 28 Hong Kong Street, Singapore
  15. Speak Low, Shanghai
  16. The Broken Shaker, Miami
  17. Candelaria, Paris
  18. Tales & Spirits, Amsterdam
  19. Nightjar, London
  20. Maison Premiere, New York
  21. Operation Dagger, Singapore
  22. Black Pearl, Melbourne
  23. High Five, Tokyo
  24. Little Red Door, Paris
  25. Linje Tio, Stockholm
  26. Central Station, Beirut
  27. Lobster Bar And Grill At Shangri-La Hotel, Hong Kong
  28. Mace, New York
  29. Smuggler’s Cove, San Francisco
  30. Bar Termini, London
  31. La Factoria, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico
  32. Oriole, London
  33. The Jerry Thomas Project, Rome
  34. Dante, New York
  35. Trick Dog, San Francisco
  36. ABV, San Francisco
  37. The Walker Inn, Los Angeles
  38. Nottingham Forest, Milan
  39. Aviary, Chicago
  40. Baba Au Rum, Athens
  41. Quinary, Hong Kong
  42. Himkok, Oslo
  43. Lost & Found, Nicosia
  44. Ruby, Copenhagen
  45. PDT, New York
  46. Bulletin Place, Sydney
  47. Bramble, Edinburgh
  48. Callooh Callay, London
  49. Florería Atlántico, Buenos Aires
  50. Buck & Breck, Berlin