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The five best bars for a cocktail in Abu Dhabi

If you’re visiting Abu Dhabi, you can’t miss its nightlife. In this shortlist you will find some of the best bars to enjoy a cocktail while sightseeing.



A social space of three floors, where in the first and second there are big parties with DJ, and in the third and last one the roof waits for you. Here you’ll find comfortable sofas, bonfires, and an excellent bar with everything you need to prepare delicious cocktails.

Where? Al Bateen Marina, PO box 127799, Abu Dhabi, UAE



Azura Panoramic Lounge

You will enjoy excellent views of the city from Azura. Also endowed with three floors, in the Lounge you can taste excellent meals and tapas to accompany your drinks. Fried squid, spinach and cod croquettes, potatoes bravas. From Monday to Friday you can enjoy Happy Hour, from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

Where? The St. Regis Abu Dhabi, Nation Towers, Corniche, P.O. Box 60476, Abu Dhabi, UAE


Buddha Bar Beach Abu Dhabi

Enjoy Saadiyat Beach at the Buddha Bar, with the lounge facing directly to the shore. Excellent views, beautiful decor and class, plus an excellent menu. Cocktails are prepared by expert bartenders practicing mixology. A food menu is also available for quality tapas. Some nights international DJ’s are presented.

Where? The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi, UAE



Casa de Cuba

One of the new places opened last year at Marina Yas… The bar offers cocktails created by the renowned bartender Dinos Constantinides, founder of the Lost+Found in Cyprus. A good place to dance if you’re looking for a party, as every night funky music is on order and internationally renowned DJ’s also perform at the bar.

Where? Yas Marina, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, UAE



Ray’s Bar

For an elegant setting and innovative drinks, Ray Bar awaits you on the 62nd floor of the Jumeirah Etihad Towers. A chic ambiance previously awarded for its good atmosphere. You can enjoy Happy Hour from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

Where? Level 62, Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, Corniche Rd W – Abu Dhabi, UAE



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