Jalan Petitenget No. 7, Seminyak / T: +62 878 6226 7657

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A bar with a cult following

JAKARTA IS progressively growing its appreciation for superbly mixed cocktails and alcoholic drinks in general. As the market grows and matures, more and more patrons are finding themselves increasingly fine-tuning their taste buds, zeroing in on their likes and dislikes. This in turn creates consumers who know what they want to drink and can differentiate between good cocktails from the mediocre. In Jakarta’s bar worls, being able to source high quality ingredients and also talented bartenders with the right skill set is more important than ever. A bar that 40 THIEVES IS a 1920’s New York inspired speakeasy, a volume cocktail bar specializing in craft cocktails, artisanal spirits, and flamboyant hospitality. Since its opening back in 2017, the bar has garnered a loyal cult of like-minded enthusiasts and set Bali’s standards for the discerning drinkers seeking after mean libation sans the swanky pretense. Whether you are sitting at the bar to enjoy an intimate conversation over a well-crafted drink or getting ready to boogie the night away, 40 Thieves is the bar for you. 40 Thieves Club is the first installation of the Midnight Brigade Group of Boutique and Bespoke Concepts, the brainchild of Singapore Malay native, Shah Dillon. Shah has more than ten years of experience in the craft and has worked in some of the most highly regarded establishments in Singapore, Shanghai and Sydney. The beverage program boast the most number of craft gins, bourbons and whiskies in Bali and the cocktails
are simple yet cheeky with a playful twist on well-known classics. The menu has something for everyone, from cult classics like the “Thai Whore Smash,” a refreshing tipple accented with Asian herbs and crisp citrus, to “Bootleggers Mule,” a classic Moscow mule topped with a healthy dose of their own housefermented Bathtub Ginger Beer. Where the bartenders behind the copper really shine is when they are given free reign to use their vast collection of artisanal spirits to create a special cocktail tailored to your fancy. Something sweet, sour, stirred and strong, or crisp and refreshing, they will size you up and give you the perfect drink to suit your mood.