When you’re in South Florida, it doesn’t take much effort to find a nice place to relax and have a drink. But, what about those moments when you’re in the mood for an exquisitely made cocktail? Keep on reading because we have the answer. Raise your glasses for these amazing cocktail bars that will give you a genuine taste of South Florida.
301 NE 3RD AVE, Delray Beach
Delray Beach locals really love this place thanks to its laid back atmosphere and an impressive list of cocktails, craft beers and wines. Make sure you try one of their specialty drinks such as 3rd boulevardier or Blood orange old fashioned. There’s also live music and excellent food. Happy Hour is 11:30 to 6:30 Wednesday through Sunday.
The Wilder – Sophisticated Cocktails
701 E. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale
When you want to treat yourself to something special, go to The Wilder. The venue is divided into 3 areas: a cocktail bar, a terrace and a great room with a second bar. Here you can expect to drink sophisticated skillfully crafted cocktails and enjoy live music performances, DJs and every last Friday of the month there is a burlesque show.
Rebel House – Cockatail Bar with Eclectic Vibes
297 E. Palmetto Park Road, Boca Raton
Rebel House is an eclectic hangout with graphic art on the walls, antique looking chairs and that cozy flea market chic look. When it comes to food, there is a great choice of small and large plates, and if you just want to chill and sip on a nice cocktail, you won’t be disappointed. There’s an excellent selection of craft cocktails and the Sweet Revenge is the one you shouldn’t miss.
Driftwood – Respecting Traditions
2005 S. Federal Highway, Boynton Beach
If you are a true cocktail lover who appreciates original recipes, exciting flavors and excellent presentation, Driftwood is the place for you. They also have an extensive selection of wines and spirits. The food they serve here is from locally-grown ingredients and it’s delicious. Happy Hour is Tuesday-Sunday 3pm-6pm and late night Tuesday-Saturday 10pm-12am.
Voltaire – Intimate Lounge
526 Clematis St., West Palm Beach
Voltaire is a laid-back and intimate lounge, with a dim, French-styled interior. This is the place where you can truly relax and enjoy an original cocktail (we highly recommend the Shady Lady), great sushi and music. There’s also an impressive sake menu.