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The Best Bar in the Middle East is in Tel Aviv

Drinks International’s ’50 Best Bars’ claims the city's Imperial Craft Cocktail Bar is the best in Africa and the Middle East

By: Viva Sarah Press

Published: October 14th, 2014 in News » Israel

The Best Bar in the Middle East is in Tel Aviv

Photo Caption: Gilad Livnat and Adi Isaak of The Imperial

Photo Credit: The Imperial Instagram


For custom-tailored specialty cocktails in Israel, the place to go is The Imperial Craft Cocktail Bar in Tel Aviv. At least, that according to Drinks International magazine’s annual best bar poll.

This self-described ‘temple to the lost art of the cocktail’ was chosen as the Best Bar in Africa and the Middle East at the magazine’s 50 Best Bars Awards.

Over 330 nightlife and alcohol experts chose the winners. London’s The Artesian took first prize for its third year in a row while New York’s The Dead Rabbit was runner-up (and also named the best bar in America).

The Imperial Craft Cocktail Bar (usually called The Imperial) was opened in January 2013 by five veteran bartenders. The bar menu offers a whopping 150 cocktails — but not all at the same time.

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