ruggers hong kong


It’s a shame to think how many people dismiss this unassuming bar as merely a pub for rowdy rugby fans. Amidst the nightlife wasteland of Causeway Bay, this extremely pleasant bar—despite…

dickens bar hong kong

Dickens Bar

This British pub standby in the basement of the Excelsior Hotel attracts a crowd of UK expats and anglophile locals with its excellent list of international beers and classic pub…



Drinking has been the raison d'être of the building housing McCrady's since 1778, when Edward McCrady opened his tavern. Over rum and ale, McCrady and his friends plotted the Revolution,…


The Gin Joint

The first bar in Charleston to declare itself a modern “cocktail bar” in late 2010, the Gin Joint has always delivered consistent technique, seasonal cocktail lists, and reliably current ingredients. The…

Local 149 Boston beer bar

Local 149

If everything you know about Southie you learned from Ben Affleck movies, you need to take a trip down to Local 149. While South Boston has—deservedly—garnered a reputation as a…

The Gallows Boston cocktails

The Gallows

This South End darling has a dark name—referring to the neighborhood's history as hanging grounds—and it lives up to it. In a good way. Inside, the Gallows is all moody,…