WORLD'S 50 BEST BARS 2017

London dominated this year’s World’s 50 Best Bars list this year, occupying all but one of the top five rankings. The U.S. brought home 13 awards, with The Nomad in New York placing third, making it the country’s best bar. New York boasts seven spots on the list, including #16 Dante, headed by Food Republic contributor Naren Young. Last year’s top bar, The Dead Rabbit falls to number five this year, while American Bar in London rose from the second spot to be crowned this year’s World’s Best Bar.

The World’s 50 Best Bars 2017 provides a definitive list of the world’s best drinking venues, voted for by those in the know. The final list is compiled by votes from an academy of 500 of the most renowned names in the drinks industry. Here it is, in its entirety.

Here’s the release and the list in full:

1. American Bar, The Savoy Hotel London - Best Bar in Europe and The World

2. Dandelyan, Mondrian, London

3. The NoMad, NoMad Hotel, New York - Best Bar in North America

4. Connaught Bar, The Connaught, London UK

5. The Dead Rabbit Grocery and Grog, New York

6. The Clumsies, Athens

7. Manhattan, Singapore - Best Bar in Asia

8. Attaboy, New York

9. Bar Termini, London

10. Speak Low, Shanghai

11. Little Red Door, Paris 

12. Happiness Forgets, London

13. High Five, Tokyo 

14. Licorería Limantour, Mexico City - Best Bar in Latin America

15. Atlas, Singapore - Highest New Entry

16. Dante, New York

17. Oriole, London

18. Broken Shaker, Miami

19. Candelaria, Paris

20. Himkok, Oslo

21. The Gibson, London 

22. Black Pearl, Melbourne - Best Bar in Australia & Legend of the List

23. Floreria Atlántico, Buenos Aires - Highest Climber 

24. Operation Dagger, Singapore

25. 28 HongKong Street, Singapore

26. Trick Dog, San Francisco

27. Sweet Liberty, Miami

28. Indulge Experimental Bistro, Taipei

29. Lost & Found, Nicosia 

30. Baba Au Rum, Athens

31. Tippling Club, Singapore

32. BlackTail, New York - Best New Opening

33. Jerry Thomas Speakeasy, Rome

34. Le Syndicat, Paris

35. Tales & Spirits, Amsterdam

36. Bar Benfiddich, Tokyo

37. Employees Only, New York

38. Schumann's, Munich

39. La Factoría, Puerto Rico

40. Quinary, Hong Kong 

41. Aviary, Chicago 

42. Mace, New York

43. Nightjar, London 

44. Linje Tio, Stockholm

45. The Baxter Inn, Sydney

46. ABV, San Francisco 

47. Native, Singapore

48. Tommy's, San Francisco 

49. Lobster Bar, Hong Kong

50. Imperial Craft, Tel Avi