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The Rum Bar KL

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Widely tipped to be the next big thing in the spirit industry, premium rum is on the rise and it is happening rapidly around the globe. Home to the largest rum collection in Asia with more than 300 labels sourced from around the globe's best locales, The Rum Bar KL has everything from the classics (Havana Club 7), old and rare (Appleton Estate 50 YO) to limited editions (El Dorado 25YO). The wonderful molasses & sugarcane distilled spirit are available in the form of Craft Cocktails, Rum Flights, Artisan Cuba Libre, Rum & Cigar Pairings and Rum & Food Pairings. The Rum Bar KL is an epicentre not just for great rum, but food as well. As one of the best western restaurant in Changkat Bukit Bintang
PRICE RANGE
$6 - $16
Meals
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Contemporary
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Table Service, Free Wifi
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went for dinner and had the Iberico ribs which is the smallest set you can get. Excellent waiter Shamir helped me choose the food and drinks.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Arvind C
Reviewed June 3, 2019

Although it was a Friday night, the place was virtually empty - maybe rum isn't that popular among Malaysians or maybe the place was too posh for people looking to have casual fun. Truth be told, we only went there because I had vouchers amounting...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank jessrockstah
wernersk, Public Relations Manager at The Rum Bar KL, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi jessrockstah, thank you for the lovely review. It is our pleasure to be able to serve you and come back to visit us anytime soon. Try our ribs when you’re back here. See you again!

Reviewed June 2, 2019 via mobile

If you’ve got a preference on how your cocktails are prepared then “the Rumbar” is definitely the place for you. Perfectly balanced pre-conceived drinks, and they take suggestions and personal preference in stride. Food is absolutely delicious. I went all out on all the iberico...More

Date of visit: June 2019
2  Thank gayathreei
wernersk, Public Relations Manager at The Rum Bar KL, responded to this reviewResponded June 2, 2019

Hi Trixie196, thank you for the lovely review. It is our pleasure to be able to serve you and come back to visit us anytime soon. Try our ribs when you’re back here. See you again!

Reviewed May 19, 2019 via mobile

Very knowledgeable staff. Enjoyed the tasting. Edy was a wealth of knowledge when it came to the different rums that I was tasting. I highly recommend a night at the Rum Bar!More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Trixie196
wernersk, Public Relations Manager at The Rum Bar KL, responded to this reviewResponded May 22, 2019

Hi Trixie196, thank you for the lovely review. We are glad that you enjoyed our drinks & service as much as we do! It is wonderful to hear that our team were able to provide you with the excellent experience we strive to provide all...More

Reviewed May 15, 2019

We stopped here for a quick nightcap after dinner at Dining in the Dark across the road. My husband had a beer and I tried a cocktail. I have forgotten the exact name but it was a popcorn one. It was amazing and tasted exactly...More

Date of visit: May 2019
2  Thank Wanderlust_Tarrants
wernersk, Public Relations Manager at The Rum Bar KL, responded to this reviewResponded May 22, 2019

Hi Wanderlust_Tarrants, thank you for the lovely review. The popcorn flavour cocktail you tried is "Chill N Flix" created by our in-house bartender, Arbee. We are glad that you enjoyed our drinks & service as much as we do! It is our pleasure to be...More

Reviewed May 8, 2019 via mobile

I love Rum and thats true, and seeing this impressive selection of Rums makes me feel home, just for the record that they have 300+ labels of Rum what would you ask for, plus the staff are full of knowledge on Rum and they are...More

Date of visit: May 2019
2  Thank Ahrbreezy G
wernersk, Public Relations Manager at The Rum Bar KL, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2019

Hi Jabongga, thank you for the lovely review. We are glad that you enjoyed our drinks & service as much as we do! It is wonderful to hear that our team were able to provide you with the excellent experience we strive to provide all...More

Reviewed May 5, 2019

I tried the rum flight menu which is ideal for first timers. Five different rums (15 ml ea) pre-selected by the rum bar all from the carribean region which you can try neat or on the rocks - RM88. Very nice intro. After that i...More

Date of visit: May 2019
2  Thank Hulstonph
wernersk, Public Relations Manager at The Rum Bar KL, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2019

Hi Hulstonph, thank you for the lovely review. We are glad that you enjoyed our drinks & service as much as we do! It is wonderful to hear that our team were able to provide you with the excellent experience we strive to provide all...More

Reviewed April 29, 2019 via mobile

Nice place, really friendly staff and they have our favourite rum (Kraken) and seen a we were towards the end of the bottle, they just let us finish it! Legends! Will defo come back!More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Ben G
wernersk, Public Relations Manager at The Rum Bar KL, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2019

Hi Ben G, thank you for the lovely review. The team here at The Rum Bar KL is thrilled to hear such good feedback. Did you know we have the largest rum collection in Asia? Try our barbacoa menu next time you’re back here. We...More

Reviewed April 28, 2019

All the rum cocktails were really good for all rum lovers! The waiters help you choose depending on your mood.More

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Date of visit: April 2019
Thank LambertL44
wernersk, Public Relations Manager at The Rum Bar KL, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2019

Hi LambertL44, thank you for the lovely review. The team here at The Rum Bar KL is thrilled to hear such good feedback. Did you know we have the largest rum collection in Asia? Try our barbacoa menu next time you’re back here. We hope...More

Reviewed April 20, 2019 via mobile

Happened to come by this Place accidentally... And ended up patronizing it. The cocktails are exotic and special... Especially Barrel aged Rum Negroni... People here (Arbee, Jasper, Joan, Shamir and Terence) are also very cool, helping and good company... Totally an Amazing experience... They also...More

Date of visit: April 2019
2  Thank gauthamk008
wernersk, Public Relations Manager at The Rum Bar KL, responded to this reviewResponded April 21, 2019

Hi gauthamk008, thank you for the lovely review. We are glad that you enjoyed our drinks & service as much as we do! It is wonderful to hear that our team were able to provide you with the excellent experience we strive to provide all...More

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lorrainea710
May 11, 2019|
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Response from traveltacoat | Reviewed this property |
You can just stop by - no need for a reservation. The bar is on Changkat Bukit Bintang street. Let's say, starting from the Bukit Bingtang station, walk past the entrance to the famous Alor street on your left, keep... More
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Hi there, birthday girl/boy will receive a mystery gift from us. Kindly make a reservation and indication "Birthday Celebration". =)
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