No one knows how to live the good life than a Malaysian. In addition, when in Malaysia, drink up like the Malaysians do. Home to several of the world’s most popular and exotic cocktails—from the classics to the contemporary. If you’re not a teenager who just turned adult, it’s effortless to get tired with the loud and overcrowded clubs here, yet still be craving to party hard! Just remove the clubs playing excessive amounts of commercial house and head for these swanky places instead! With music genres ranging from jazz to techno, you’re bound to find one you like in the list mentioned below consisting some of the coolest watering holes located across Malaysia.
Travel Tip: Travelling to restaurants while undertaking this cocktail restaurant crawl would not be much of a trouble, given that you can easily get tickets from redbus to these different places. This online bus booking portal creates huge convenience in terms of money and time. Moreover, you get to choose your ideal bus from a wide range of buses.
Here are the best cocktail restaurants to include in your list when you paint the town red in Kuala Lumpur:
The Pool, Ampang: Uniquely presented, sometimes even in coconut shells, the list of exotic cocktails created here is endless—from the delicious chocolate Milo Ais cocktail to the creamy Coco’s Nutz coconut-based cocktail and the spicy, crisp white wine cocktail, the Fish Bowl.
Zeta Bar, Hilton Kuala Lumpur: Dance to your heart’s content and sip away some Jungle Bird, Malaysia’s famous cocktail that is being recreated across the globe. This original tropical cocktail is a heady mix of rum, sugar, lime juice, pineapple juice and Campari. The sleek interiors of the bar are known to feature a number of separate zones for groups ranging from 6 to 26 as well as a long run away table, bar seating and lounge islands. The bar is known o showcase an excellent mix of international bands and DJs right from its inception and has since then been one of its signature attractions. The vibrant high energy bands are periodically rotated within the bar itself to ensure variety to the masses. There is also a special beverage programme at Zeta bar which highlights the innovative programme of mixology which is known to be an enticing list of both unique as well as classic cocktails. Additionally you will also come across a broad selection of premium spirit brands plus wines champagnes and beers are available for every incoming guest. Complementing the drinks is a menu of snacks as well as food items that can be shared. Located on the 5th floor of the Hilton hotel it offers magnificent views of the buildings around itself. The bar is open from 8:00 pm till 2:00 am on Mondays and Tuesdays and it is open from 8:00 pm till 3:00 am from Wednesday to Saturday.
One Six Five, InterContinental Kuala Lumpur: Its Creative Concoctions, such as the fire-down-your-throat Master’s Flame and the Brit-Asian mixture called Stately Romance are sure winners.