Put down your go-to drink: in Hamburg, the sky's the limit when it comes to cocktail creations. Did you know Gin Basil Smash was invented here?
Located inside the exclusive Levantehaus mall, Apples offers more than 40 different vodka brands and an impressive food menu.
British-style The George ranks among Hamburg's classiest hotels: its in-house bar serves everything from afternoon tea to hand-selected spirits.
Formerly La Maison Niewöhner, the Berglund Bar in Winterhude entices guests with courteous staff, a homely atmosphere and tasty drinks.
The bar inside the 25hours design hotel entices guests with its classy HafenCity location, skilled staff and an impressive list of drinks.
Those who like it natural can choose from 50 different wines, fresh, creative dishes and botany-inspired highball cocktails.
Carribean kitsch, all-time cocktail classics and affordable rates make this small bar a mainstay among eastern Hamburg's nightlife scenesters.
More than 200 different drink options leave nothing to be desired. Just peruse the "vintage and forgotten cocktails" section of this Altona bar!
Chug Club radiates an almost sacral vibe with tequila as the god of the hour. Shot glass-sized mini-cocktails gave this St. Pauli joint its name.
Try innovative cocktails or go for a rare whiskey at this fine establishment, known for its 17-metres-long bar stacked with 1,000 different spirits.
Not only the in-house gin is special: thanks to moss on the walls, tree stumps for tables and overarching branches, you'll feel one with nature.
It's dripBAR's specialty to create drinks via the cold drip technique, which adds all kinds of flavours to your cocktail of choice.
Sip a cocktail while watching container ships roll in or dance the night away to the latest club tunes: Elbwerk by the Elbe river has it all.
In the lobby of the Radisson Blu hotel next to Dammtor station, Filini offers assorted spirits and wines in a lounge-like atmosphere.
This self-proclaimed "friendly and competent" live music club offers Schanze-like nightlife and affordable drinks east of the Alster lake.
Where theater-goers start their Reeperbahn night with a delicious cocktail, the wee hours usually get wild with all-nighter dance parties.
This classy location on the 9th floor of the Le Meridien hotel offers French cuisine with a twist and a great selection of wine and longdrinks.
After a long day of exploring the city, Lux Bar opposite Berliner Tor station is sure to revive you with a great selection of creative drinks.
Right on campus of Universität Hamburg, Pony Bar serves coffee specialties during daytime and delicious drinks after the last lectures are over.
With its great range of whiskeys, rums and other spirits, the Rabbithole off Reeperbahn is the perfect place to start your St. Pauli night.
A concrete tower turned cocktail bar, Turmbar opposite Dammtor station offers all the best drinks in a well-rounded setting.
The award-winning drinks of this hotel bar leave nothing to be desired: choose from 250 creations and kick back at this stylish St. Pauli staple.