Most exciting bar openings of 2019

From Europe to the Americas and as far afield as Asia, a swathe of bar openings have made a memorable impact on the industry over the last 12 months. SB rounds up its favourite new haunts to grace the on-trade.

Last year saw a number of exciting new bars open their doors across the world in cities such as London, New York and Singapore.

Among the venues that made our list were an agave spirits-focused bar in London, acclaimed bar owner Ryan Chetiyawardana’s first international outpost in Amsterdam and a “five-star dive bar” in Barcelona.

Click through the following pages to discover our list of the world’s hottest new bar openings of 2019.