Bar Reviews

Of all the Gin Joints: JiuGuan

Admittedly, most of the bars I often visit are selected for their Western vibe, so when I was told about a suave new Chinese style cocktail bar near DG Mall,

When Nature Calls: New Treehouse @ Batou

Imagine stepping through a circular beam of light, and entering a little shack of paradise. Having carved out their own place in Batou, Nelly and Avo of Treehouse #2 have

Go With The Flow: Big River

Dongcheng is renowned for its fair share of bars, which makes standing out from the crowd that bit more difficult. That is exactly what newly opened micro-brewery “Big River” has

The Next Level: Isle in The Sky

Isle in The Sky is a thrilling new addition, having taken things to another level. The bar spared no expense and it certainly shows, with a dual bar layout and

Smooth Drinking: Rough Tale Whiskey Bar

Nancheng remains a great place to enjoy the nightlife and local foods, even now offering some new malls as well as night clubs. But, since the end of last year,

River Retreat: Bund 18

Picture this: serenity, music, soft sofas, cocktails, a view…Captivated, your eyes drift on the river toward an end that you don’t fully know, whether it’s mid-afternoon or moonlight. This is

Heart in the Art: LF Bar

Dongguan is full of surprises. Tucked away between several imposing buildings on Nancheng’s Hongyuan Avenue, the last place in the world you’d expect it to be, LF Bar entices you

Style And Substance: Maiwie Cocktail Bar

Lady Dongguan remains an inimitable one and she doesn’t disappoint with this new cocktail bar, let me tell you. In fact, she ups the ante and modishly welcomes you up

Reclaim A Sense Of Adventure

In Dongguan, as elsewhere, consumers and outlets lack the confidence to go off-piste with their wine selection and risk ending up with boring, uniform wine lists which lack intrigue and

Class IN A Glass: JW Whiskey

Situated across the road from the big Culture Center theater complex in Wanjiang, the exterior of this two-month-young whiskey bar makes it fit in seamlessly with the surrounding shops and