Manhattan bar at Regent Singapore has been awarded top honours at the Asia’s 50 Best Bars 2018.

This is the first regional event of The World’s 50 Best Bars brand, created with the purpose of showcasing the best and most innovative talent in the drinks industry in this region.

The bar is known for its Golden Age luxe-dramatic decor, with illuminated bottles acting as the backdrop, luxurious dark furnishing, stylish lighting and with sexy blues playing in the background.

Singapore is represented by 12 bars in the awards; tied together with China.

The eight bars include Manhattan (No 1), Atlas (No.4), Tippling Club (No.7), Native (No.8), 28 HongKong Street (No.12), Operation Dagger (No.19), Gibson (No.22), Employees Only (No.23), D.bespoke (No.32), Nutmeg & Clove (No.33), Jigger & Pony (No.42) and The Other Room (No.50).

Asia’s 50 Best Bars 2018 – The Full List
1. Manhattan Bar, Singapore (Best Bar in Singapore)
2. Indulge Experimental Bistro, Taipei (Best Bar in Taiwan)
3. Speak Low, Shanghai (Best Bar in China)
4. Atlas, Singapore
5. The Old Man, Hong Kong (Highest New Entry)
6. High Five, Tokyo (Best Bar in Japan)
7. The Tippling Club, Singapore
8. Native, Singapore
9. The Bamboo Bar, Bangkok (Best Bar in Thailand)
10. Island Shangri-La Lobster Bar and Grill, Hong Kong
11. Stockton, Hong Kong
12. 28 Hong Kong Street, Singapore
13. Backstage, Bangkok
14. Sober Company, Shanghai
15. Quinary, Hong Kong
16. Bar Trench, Tokyo
17. Le Chamber, Seoul (Best Bar in Korea & Highest Climber)
18. Zuma, Hong Kong
19. Operation Dagger, Singapore
20. Bar Benfiddich, Tokyo,
21. Charles H, Seoul
22. Gibson, Singapore
23. Employees Only, Singapore
24. 8 ½ Otto e Mezzo Bombana, Hong Kong
25. The Curator Coffee and Cocktails, Manila (Best Bar in the Philippines)
26. Alice, Seoul
27. Vesper, Bangkok
28. Union Trading Company, Shanghai
29. Smalls, Bangkok
30. Janes and Hooch, Beijing
31. The Pontiac, Hong Kong
32. D.Bespoke, Singapore
33. Nutmeg & Clove, Singapore
34. Gen Yamamoto, Tokyo
35. TCRC, Tainan
36. Potato Head Beach Club, Bali (Best Bar in Indonesia)
37. Bar Orchard Ginza, Tokyo
38. Junglebird, Kuala Lumpur (Best Bar in Malaysia)
39. Loewy, Jakarta
40. Mixology Salon, Tokyo
41. Union Brasserie, Bakery & Bar, Jakarta
42. Jigger and Pony, Singapore
43. Star Bar, Tokyo
44. Teens of Thailands, Bangkok
45. Lamp Bar, Nara
46. Coley Kuala Lumpur
47. Keepers, Seoul
48. Ritz Carlton Bar and Lounge, Macau
49. Ku Bar, Bangkok
50. The Other Room, Singapore

The ranking is based on the votes of Asia’s 50 Best Bars Academy members, comprising the most knowledgeable and travelled members of the bar industry, drinks media and mixology experts from across Asia.

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