Last updated August 28th 2023
Whether you’ve got a date to impress or you simply want to impress your own taste buds, these ritzy cocktail bars each have something unique – and delicious – to offer.
Hayarkon 66 (inside Imperial Hotel)| Beach | Happy Hour 6-8pm – 50% off drinks
Winner of Drinks International magazine’s “Best Bar in Africa and the Middle East”! They have a super unique cocktail list that changes with the season. If nothing strikes your fancy, you can tell one of the talented mixologists what kind of flavors you like, and they will make you something unique! As a bonus, they even have 50% off cocktails from 6-8 PM. Inside the Imperial Hotel Hayarkon 66.
Berdichevsky 14 |Central Tel Aviv | Happy Hour 6-8pm – 1+1 on drinks
Inside the Berdichevsky Hotel you will find a dimly lit, cozy bar decorated in 1920’s style. The well-dressed bartenders put as much effort and creativity into the presentation of their sophisticated cocktails as they do the taste.
The secret is out… experience Bellboy’s exclusive speakeasy coined The Butler – a unique, fancy, and tasteful back-room bar only accessible through a coded secret door, and hosted by an experienced mixologist who will know exactly how to make your night memorable!
Nahalat Binyamin 28| Central Tel Aviv
Located in the ground floor of the Fabric hotel, Bushwick offers the best Tel Aviv has to offer, a comfortable lounge seating, shaded back yard, professional bar & cocktails, 3rd wave coffee and hospitable staff. A collaboration between the Imperial Hospitality Group and Atlas Boutique Hotels, Bushwick is an all day bar, from coffee till cocktail, the perfect hangout in the heart of Tel Aviv.
Dizengoff 117 | Central Tel Aviv | Happy Hour 6-9pm – 1+1 on drinks
This is definitely one of the coolest concept bars ever. They call it a “cocktail bar pharmacy,” the bartenders actually dress like pharmacists, and cocktails are served in 3 different sized beaker bottles. This is the largest cocktail bar in Tel Aviv, but don’t get confused when you see a sign for “The East Jaffa Perfume Company” – you’re at the right place!
Dizengoff 89 | Central Tel Aviv | Happy Hour 5-8pm – 50% off drinks, 25% of food
Creative cocktails and wine bar vibes with amazing Happy Hour specials! This cool eatery also whips up international dishes to go alongside the fun cocktail presentations. They even have delicious mocktails for you sobers!
Dizengoff 247 |North Tel Aviv | Happy Hour 6-8pm – 1+1 on drinks
Cool classic cocktail bar at night; sophisticated mixology shop during the day, selling geeky-chic cocktail making equipment. Expect delicious cocktails from the guys behind Spicehaus, and a sophisticated snack menu. All the mixers are home-made in the Spicehaus laboratories – with a wide range of healthy tastes and flavours. And now you can even buy a pre-bottled take-away cocktail mix – take home and add ice to impress any date!
Dizengoff 223 | North Tel Aviv | Happy Hour 6-8pm – 1+1 on drinks
With a cocktail list that is constantly changing, you’re bound to find something new and surprising when you go to 223. With the bartenders dressed in bow ties and suspenders, the New York style makes this bar especially warm and inviting.
Dizengoff 190 | North Tel Aviv | Happy Hour Aperitivo 6-9pm – tapas with your drink
The bar the cocktail waiters from the elegant cocktail bars go to when they want to let their hair down! Fun atmosphere, cozy underground bar, and excellent cocktails. Plus get free tapas with your drinks between 6-9pm!
COCKTAIL BARS WITH AMAZING FOOD
Hayarkon 66 | Central Tel Aviv | Happy Hour 50% on Cocktails, Spirits, Beers & Wines 6-8pm
A gourmet place with fantastic Latin/Caribbean influenced Mexican food. The chef here does fantastic work in mixing flavours, with exotic dishes and great local favorites – the grilled fish tacos are phenomenal! In addition, this place shares the floor with the world renown Imperial bar, and the cocktails here carry that worldly fame justifiably.
Lincoln 11 | Central Tel Aviv
Delicious cocktails, distinctive and unique Asian food, amazing and lively music, warm hospitality: the key ingredients for an unforgettable night at Kab Kem! The trendy location keeps its promise of making the East and the West meet and get along perfectly, in the beating heart of our favorite city.
Ahad Ha’am 1 | Central Tel Aviv
The 7 to 1 Lab is where science and fine drinking met and fell in love. This Neve-Tzedek location is the first cocktail laboratory in Tel-Aviv. The cocktails are brewed in front of your eyes according to your taste using new technologies and trying to surprise you at every sip. You can also enjoy the Japanese bites and food from the TYO’s kitchen created by Chef Yama San.
Nachmani 25 | Central Tel Aviv | Happy Hour 3-6pm Monday to Sunday
Elegant cocktail bar in Tel Aviv’s most elegant boutique hotel, The Norman. Well-made cocktails are delivered with impeccable service, this is a great place to wind down after a hectic day in the city. The Norman Library Bar is open 7 days a week: 9am – 1am.
Rothschild 45 | Central Tel Aviv
A sexy, upscale restaurant and bar that features a wide range of cocktails, with traditional classics and new twists like their Mandarin Mojito.
Nahalat Binyamin 66 | Central Tel Aviv
Not only can you enjoy the extensive cocktail menu created by one of the leading mixologists of the Middle East, but you can also watch live DJ performances and snack on unique appetizers. There is also a restaurant upstairs with playful plates to go along with your drink.
Rothschild 9b | Central Tel Aviv
Sparkling drinks light up the evening and accompany amazing food, drawing beautiful people to the entrance, in search for a place to sit. Enjoying your cocktails and tasty bites at the upper-floor for a sizzling long night. You have to try the signature cocktail: a green gin cocktail, perfect for a nice refreshment for the Tel-Aviv heat!
Dizengoff 197 – Central Tel Aviv
Cafe Popular, not a name out of nowhere for a sure! The lounge bar at Cafe Popular, located at the bottom floor of Jacob Samuel Hotel Tel Aviv, is a very nice venue with great tasty bites and original cocktails by chef Avi Bitton. Make sure to make reservations before coming!