Since the winners of the annual Bartending Accolades and Recognition (BAR) Awards were announced in January 2018, it is safe to say that we can now choose from ‘the cream of the crop’ of the trendy bars we have around South Africa. Whether you looking for a fun night out or a simple and elegant evening of cocktails with friends, this is our list of the best bars to see this month.
The Twankey Bar, The Taj Hotel
Winner or the Best Hotel Cocktail Bar 2018 award the lavishly decked Twankey Bar is located in the heart of the Cape Town CBD at the Taj hotel. Take a trip to the corner of Wale and Adderly Streets to peruse through their innovative cocktail menu.
Looking for an awesome bar venue for a private event? The Twankey Bar offers a vibrant atmosphere for any occasion. With an award-winning mixologist manning one of the city’s most unique bars, our inspired cocktails and delicious light meals menu will ensure that your event is a success. Please contact us at [email protected] or +27 21 819 2000 to confirm availability.
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Sin + Tax Bar, Johannesburg
Described by many of its patrons as a hidden gem, the Sin + Tax bar based in Johannesburg is a must see. Having been awarded the Best Bar in Johannesburg title by the BAR Awards, the atmosphere and menu items are sure to please.
Lucky Shaker Cocktail Bar, Umhlanga, KZN
A bar with something for everyone, the Lucky Shaker offers its patrons exciting and innovative takes on cocktails and other tasty menu items.
Here are our drinks for this week of love & romance. The #Lovestruck is a mix of gin, rose liqueur, passion fruit & freshly-pressed watermelon juice. For the #ForbiddenDesire we shake cacao-infused vodka with apricot, buttered toast syrup, fresh strawberry purée and a touch of green tea. #luckyshaker #seriousfun #durban #umhlanga #cocktails #valentinesday
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