Aching for that rush of heat down your throat and chest? Miss enjoying the nightlife socialising with your friends that you’ve haven’t seen in months? Well, then head on down to these fine establishments for a night you won’t forget! Here are the top 5 bars Bangsar has for you!
Bangsar is known for its lively streets where locals get to enjoy delicious appetisers in one hand, and their favourite alcoholic drink in the other. With that in mind, dine and chill in Bangsar.
1. Mantra Rooftop Bar & Lounge
What’s better than enjoying your cocktails on a rooftop bar that gives a bird’s-eye view of the neighbourhood? Mantra is the perfect watering hole for you to enjoy your drinks with some friends while dining under the moonlight.
The interior of the bar captures a modern yet cosy atmosphere with its sofas and plush cushions, perfect for chilling with your buddies. The bar is also known for its innovative cocktails, such as The Hendrick’s Love Potion, Monkey Business and Apple of Eden – you can browse through their drinks menu here.
Besides that, you can also indulge in their wide array of tapas, delicious main courses and desserts. A definite spot for dining and chilling with friends under the stars.
Address: Lot R-E Bangsar Village 2, Jalan Telawi 1, 59100 Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hours: Mondays, Tuesdays & Thursdays (4.30 AM – 1.00 AM); Wednesdays, Fridays & Saturdays (5.00 AM – 2.00 AM ) *Closed on Sundays
2. The Social
This establishment is highlighted in this article, and for good reason! The Social is a trust late-night spot for those who wish to enjoy their drinks in an ideal environment. Not only are they praised for their delicious foods of oriental and western delights (click here for their food menu), the restaurant offers premium selection of drinks, including wines, whisky, cocktails, beers and spirits.
You can catch their beverage menu here. Simple yet trendy, lively yet cosy – head on down to this establishment with your friends and experience a night of unforgettable food, drinks, music and service!
Address: 57-59, Jalan Telawi 3, Bangsar Baru, 59100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Sundays – Thursdays (11.30 AM – 12.30 AM); Fridays – Saturdays (11.30 AM – 1.30 AM)
3. Knowhere Bangsar
As you enter the bar, you’ll be greeted with the beautiful display of fairy lights and the mesmerising wall paintings hand-painted by local artists. This stylish bar serves a wide range of drinks, including imported wines, beers, whisky, gins and innovative locally inspired cocktails.
A must-try would be the one of a kind Kopi Negroni and the Kebaya Nyonya. The bar also hosts several promotional events, such as Let The Day Be Gin on Saturdays and Women’s Wednesday every (you’d guessed it) Wednesdays.
So, to the women, head on down to Knowhere and enjoy ladies’ night cause you deserve it! Customers can also enjoy the tasty and scrumptious sharing platters, tapas, burgers and pizzas!
Address: 50, Jalan Maarof, Bangsar, 59100 Wilayah Perseketuan, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hours: Mondays & Tuesdays (4.00 PM – 1.00 AM); Wednesdays – Saturdays (4.00 PM – 2.00 AM); Sundays (11.00 AM – 12.00 AM)
4. Coley Cocktail Bar
This bar needs no introduction. Coley adds a unique twist to their selection of drinks, drawing inspiration from the classics and Malaysian flavours. Honouring the iconic Ada Coleman, Coley aims to serve one-of-a-kind drinks to its customers.
Enjoy the cooling ambience with a glass of delicious Double Take, a cocktail of Cobalto gin, blueberry, Rinomato and cucumber bitters, served with lime and prune on a stick. If you’re feeling gin, try their Gin & Coconut!
Besides that, Coley also offers quality and top-notch foods so hurry on down!
Address: 6 – G, Jalan Abdullah, Bangsar, 59000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hours: Mondays – Saturdays (5.00 PM – 1.00 AM) *Closed on Sundays
5. WIP Café & Restaurant
Over the years, WIP has made quite a name for itself with their intense and memorable cocktails. The interior of the restaurant captures an urban-tropical garden design that gives a great ambience to indulge in one’s food and drinks.
Not only does WIP serves a wide selection of cocktails, wines, spirits, mojitos and champagne, but also a mix of Western, Asian and Northern Indian delights. You can have a look at their menu from their website by clicking here. Therefore, if you’re looking for a lively yet sophisticated place for a drink, WIP is the destination for you!
Address: G111, Ground Floor, Bangsar Shopping Centre, 285, Jalan Maarof, Bangsar, 59000 Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hours: Sundays – Thursdays (12.00 PM – 1.00 AM); Fridays & Saturdays (12.00 PM – 2.00 AM)
now that you know the exact best bars Bangsar has, plan a night out with your buddies to chill and spend time together. If you happen to look for eateries in Klang Valley, you are just a click away to know where you can head to. Also, if you are lazy to head out, get foodpanda to deliver your favourite food right at your doorstep!