By Karen Chiang
There is a drink for every occasion, and cocktails are made to be enjoyed with friends with some great conversations. Need a definitive list? Here are Macau’s best offerings.
Located inside the Mandarin Oriental, Vida Rica is not just one, but three bars, sporting a modern interior and windows overlooking the stunning harbour - a spot to remember for sunset watching.
Great for: date night over cocktails , executive lunches
Adddress: 2/F, Mandarin Oriental Macau, Avenida Do Sun Yat Sen, Alameda Dutor Carlos d'Assumpção, Macau
Take it to the top and head up to Altira Macau’s 38th floor to enjoy overlooking Macau waters with a drink in hand. 38 Lounge also has an outdoor terrace that is one of the best places to enjoy a cocktail with the Macau peninsula as the backdrop.
Great for: Business meetings
Photography: Altira Macau Website
Address: 38/F, Altira Macau, Av. de Kwong Tung, Flores, Macau
No city is complete without a rooftop bar, and Sky21 is Macau’s very own. With live music and a top down view of Macau and beyond from the outdoor patio, this bar takes the crown for atmosphere, live music and great service.
Great for: bringing friends from out of town
Address: 21/F, AIA Tower, 251A - 301 Avenida Comercial de Macau, Macau
More than just a hotel restaurant, Heart Bar located inside Ascott Macau is actually a fantastic place for cocktails. The atmosphere is elegant and the outdoor patio is cosy and spacious. You can also expect delicious tapas to go with your tipples, best enjoyed on the slick black marble bar.
Great for: business catch-ups
Photography: FB Heart Bar
Address: 2/F, Ascott Macau, 336 R. Cidade de Braga, Alameda Dutor Carlos d'Assumpção, Macau
Taipa ‘s latest nightlife addition is also a stylish one, with a modern industrial chic decor and innovative cocktails. One of their latest inventions on their new menu is a spin on the classic Pisco Sour made with rose flower tea. You can also look forward to flavourful small bites.
Great for: cocktail lovers and instagram foodies
Photography: FB Goa Nights Macau
Address: 118 R. Correa da Silva, Macau
Macallan Whisky Bar & Lounge
Not just for Whisky lovers who like their drinks neat, Macallan Whisky Bar & Lounge has some smooth cocktails to offer too. The Vintage Negroni for example, is a wonderfully executed classic with gin that you can sit back and enjoy in its cushy leather seats.
Great for: whisky aficionados
Address: Shop 203, 2/F, Galaxy Macau, Cotai
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