Winning the accolade for the first time, American Bar set inside the Savoy hotel takes the title from the 2016 No.1, The Dead Rabbit in New York. London’s Dandelyon climbed up into second, while The Nomad in New York was third.
London leads the city rankings with a total of eight bars listed, four of which are in the top ten, while the US is home to the most bars on the list.
The NoMad at NoMad Hotel was named the Best Bar in North America, making it quite the year forrestaurateur Will Guidara and chef Daniel Humm on the back of theirbest restaurantwin.
A total of 13 North American bars are included in the list, seven of which hail from New York, and two of which are in the top ten. Other US cities on the list are San Francisco, Miami, and Chicago. See the full list below:
The World's 50 Best Bars 2017
1. AMERICAN BAR London, UK
2. DANDELYAN London, UK
3. THE NOMAD New York, USA
4. CONNAUGHT BAR London, UK
5. THE DEAD RABBIT New York, USA
6. THE CLUMSIES Athens, Greece
7. MANHATTAN Singapore
8. ATTABOY New York, USA
9. BAR TERMINI London, UK
10. SPEAK LOW Shanghai, China
11. LITTLE RED DOOR Paris, France
12. HAPPINESS FORGETS London, UK
13. HIGH FIVE Tokyo, Japan
14. LICORERIA LIMANTOUR Mexico City, Mexico
15. ATLAS (NEW ENTRY) Singapore
16. DANTE New York, USA
17. ORIOLE London, UK
18. BROKEN SHAKER Miami, USA
19. CANDELARIA Paris, France
20. HIMKOK Oslo, Norway
21. THE GIBSON London, UK
22. BLACK PEARL Melbourne, Australia
23. FLORERIA ATLANTICO Buenos Aires, Argentina
24. OPERATION DAGGER Singapore
25. 28 HONGKONG STREET Singapore
26. TRICK DOG San Francisco, USA
27. SWEET LIBERTY (NEW ENTRY) Miami, USA
28. INDULGE EXPERIMENTAL BISTRO (NEW ENTRY) Taipei, Taiwan
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