30 Best Cocktail Bars in Adelaide

Adelaide Cocktail Bars

Pictured: The 2KW cocktail at聽2KW Bar & Restaurant

Adelaide's Best Cocktail Bars in the CBD

Adelaide is not just renowned for its countless festivals but also for its thriving cocktail scene. From the small yet bustling cocktail bars on Peel St聽(Malt & Juniper, Maybe Mae) to the impressive rooftop bars (2KW, Sol), Adelaide's cocktail bars offer聽a diverse range of creativity, and craftsmanship.

Discover the 30 best cocktail bars that Adelaide has to offer聽(ranked by Google reviews).聽You'll find bars that specialise in classic cocktails, as well as those that push the boundaries with innovative聽combinations that showcase the creativity of Adelaide's talented bartenders.

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Heading to Glenelg? Swing past Threefold Cocktail Bar & Tasting Room for a cheeky cocktail.

1. Bar Peripheral

  • Rated: 4.9 stars (147 reviews)
  • Notes: Outside food allowed 路 Serves great cocktails
  • Address: 447 Pulteney St, Adelaide SA 5000

Bar Perpheral Adelaide

2. Nevermind Bar

  • Rated:4.8 stars (27 reviews)
  • Noted: Serves great cocktails
  • Address: 22A Leigh St, Adelaide SA 5000

Nevermind Bar

3. La Buvette Drinkery

  • Rated:4.7 stars (406 reviews)
  • Notes: Outside food allowed 路 Serves great cocktails 路 Serves food at bar
  • Address: 27 Gresham St, Adelaide SA 5000

La Buvette Cocktails

4. Bibliotecha Bar

  • Rated:4.7 stars (327 reviews)
  • Notes: Outside food allowed 路 Has outdoor seating 路 Serves food at bar
  • Address: 1/27 Gresham St, Adelaide SA 5000

Bibliotecha Cocktail Bar

5. Proof Bar

  • Rated:4.7 stars (308 reviews)
  • Notes: Has outdoor seating 路 Serves great cocktails 路 Serves food at bar
  • Address: 9 Anster St, Adelaide SA 5000

Proof Wine Bar

6. Baddog Bar

  • Rated:4.7 stars (233 reviews)
  • Notes: Serves great cocktails 路 Doesn't accept reservations 路 Has live music
  • Address: 63 Hyde St, Adelaide SA 5000

Baddog Cocktail Bar

7. Malt & Juniper

  • Rated:4.7 stars (171 reviews)
  • Notes: Has outdoor seating 路 Serves great cocktails
  • Address: 18 Peel St, Adelaide SA 5000

Malt Juniper Cocktail Bar

8. Leigh Street Luggage

  • Rated:4.7 stars (107 reviews)
  • Notes: Has outdoor seating 路 Serves great cocktails 路 Serves happy-hour drinks
  • Address: 22A Leigh St, Adelaide SA 5000

Leigh Street Luggage Bar

9. High Spirits Bar

  • Rated:4.7 stars (27 reviews)
  • Notes: Serves great cocktails
  • Address: 20 Gilbert Pl, Adelaide SA 5000

High Spirits Bar Adelaide

10. Smokelovers

  • Rated:4.7 stars (17 reviews)
  • Notes: Has outdoor seating 路 Serves great cocktails
  • Address: 244 Rundle St, Adelaide SA 5000

Smokelovers Wine Bar

11. NOLA Adelaide

  • Rated:4.6 stars (1,518 reviews)
  • Notes: Has outdoor seating 路 Serves great cocktails 路 Has live music
  • Address: 28 Vardon Ave, Adelaide SA 5000

NOLA Whiskey Bar Adelaide

12. Hains & Co

  • Rated:4.6 stars (910 reviews)
  • Notes: Has outdoor seating 路 Serves great cocktails 路 Serves food at bar
  • Address: 23 Gilbert Pl, Adelaide SA 5000

Hains and Co Cocktails

13. Maybe Mae

  • Rated:4.6 stars (564 reviews)
  • Notes: Serves great cocktails
  • Address: 15 Peel St, Adelaide SA 5000

Maybe Mae Cocktail Bar

14. Udaberri

  • Rated:4.6 stars (553 reviews)
  • Notes: Has outdoor seating
  • Address: 11-13 Leigh St, Adelaide SA 5000

Udaberri Wine Bar

15. Mr. Goodbar

  • Rated:4.6聽 stars (337 reviews)
  • Notes: Has rooftop seating 路 Serves great cocktails 路 Has live performances
  • Address: 12 Union St, Adelaide SA 5000

Mr Goodbar Cocktails

16. Therapy Cocktail Bar

  • Rated:4.6 stars (302 reviews)
  • Notes: Serves great cocktails
  • Address: 2 Peel St, Adelaide SA 5000

Therapy Cocktail Bar

17. Society Bar

  • Rated:4.6 stars (156 reviews)
  • Notes: Serves happy-hour food 路 Serves vegetarian dishes 路 Has live music
  • Address: 279 Rundle St, Adelaide SA 5000

Society Bar Adelaide

18. 99 Gang Social

  • Rated:4.6 stars (81 reviews)
  • Notes: Serves great cocktails
  • Address: 99 Hindley St, Adelaide SA 5000

99 Gang Social Bar

19. Paloma Bar & Pantry

  • Rated:4.6 stars (69 reviews)
  • Notes: Has outdoor seating 路 Serves great cocktails 路 Serves food at bar
  • Address: 20 Peel St, Adelaide SA 5000

Paloma Cocktail Bar

20. The Howling Owl

  • Rated:4.5 stars (408 reviews)
  • Notes: Outside food allowed 路 Has outdoor seating 路 Has live performances
  • Address: 10 Vaughan Pl, Adelaide SA 5000

Howling Owl Gin Bar

21. BRKLYN

  • Rated:4.5 stars (358 reviews)
  • Notes: Has outdoor seating 路 Serves great cocktails 路 Serves food at bar
  • Address: 260-262 Rundle St, Adelaide SA 5000

BKLYN Adelaide Bar

22. Alfred鈥檚 Bar

  • Rated:4.5 stars (134 reviews)
  • Notes: Has outdoor seating 路 Serves great cocktails 路 Doesn't accept reservations
  • Address: 14 Peel St, Adelaide SA 5000

Alfreds Bar Peel Street

23. Thirsty Tiger

  • Rated:4.5 stars (35 reviews)
  • Notes: Has dancing 路 Serves food at bar
  • Address: 99A Hindley St, Adelaide SA 5000

Thirsty Tiger Cocktail Bar

24. Bank Street Social

  • Rated:4.4 stars (769 reviews)
  • Notes: Serves great cocktails 路 Has live music 路 Has dancing
  • Address: 48 Hindley St, Adelaide SA 5000

Bank Street Social Bar

25. Pink Moon Saloon

  • Rated:4.4 stars (317 reviews)
  • Notes: Has outdoor seating 路 Serves great cocktails 路 Serves food at bar
  • Address: 21 Leigh St, Adelaide SA 5000

Pink Moon Saloon Cocktails

26. Clever Little Tailor

  • Rated:4.4 stars (265 reviews)
  • Notes: Has outdoor seating 路 Serves great cocktails 路 Dogs allowed
  • Address: 19 Peel St, Adelaide SA 5000

Clever Little Tailor Bar

27. 2KW Bar and Restaurant

  • Rated:4.2 stars (1,541 reviews)
  • Notes: Has outdoor seating 路 Serves great cocktails 路 Has live music
  • Address: 2 King William St, Adelaide SA 5000

2KW Rooftop Bar

28. Electra House

  • Rated:4.2 stars (585 reviews)
  • Notes: Has outdoor seating 路 Serves great cocktails 路 Has live performances
  • Address: 131 King William St, Adelaide SA 5000

Electra House Adelaide

29. Merrymaker

  • Rated:4.2 stars (191 reviews)
  • Notes: Reservations required 路 Has rooftop seating 路 Has live performances
  • Address: 23-29 Market St, Adelaide SA 5000

Merrymaker Rooftop Bar

30. Sol Rooftop

  • Rated:4.0 stars (357 reviews)
  • Notes: Reservations required 路 Has rooftop seating 路 Serves food at bar
  • Address: SkyCity Adelaide, Adelaide SA 5000

Sol Rooftop Cocktail Bar


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