Best Bars in Phu Quoc for Cocktails and Sunsets

By: Angee the Diva & Stuart Miller

Le Jardin @ La Veranda Resort Phu Quoc

Fusion Beach Bar @ Fusion Resort Phu Quoc

Shri Phu Quoc

CView Sky Bar @ Best Western Premier Sonasea Phu Quoc

Rock Island Club @ Nam Nghi Phu Quoc

Sailing Club Phu Quoc

INK 360 @ Intercontinental Phu Quoc

Mango Bay Resort Phu Quoc

Seashells Phu Quoc Hotel & Spa

The Pearl Island of Phu Quoc is the most talked about, rapidly rising tourist destination in Vietnam. People visit to relax amongst the natural beauty of the island, visit interesting attractions, and revel in the increasingly wide array of top-notch resorts, restaurants and bars. For many, great cocktails are integral to that island vacation experience. And what better way to enjoy the best cocktails in Phu Quoc than with a gorgeous sunset as backdrop? With that in mind, check out our top tips for the best cocktail and sunset bars on Phu Quoc island….

Le Jardin @ La Veranda Resort Phu Quoc - MGallery by Sofitel

Tran Hung Dao Street, Duong Dong Beach, Phu Quoc
Laverandaresorts.com
Hours: 10:30am - 11:00pm

Take a seat on the beach deck or lawn of Le Jardin at La Veranda Resort Phu Quoc and enjoy a front row seat for nature’s best show: sunset time in Phu Quoc. You can try their authentic Italian style pizzas or other dishes on their fresh and light menu, but of course, you need a drink for the occasion. As you peruse the Le Bar menu, you will find an expansive list of classic cocktails, an extensive wine list, expertly-mixed signature cocktails, and even homemade rums.

A highlight of the cocktail menu, the White Sangria is light and refreshing with a kick from the mango-infused vodka. This combination of white wine and tropical fruit is a perfect choice to cool down and relax after a long day.

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Fusion Beach Bar @ Fusion Resort Phu Quoc

Hamlet 4, Vung Bau Beach, Phu Quoc
Fusionresortphuquoc.com  
Hours: 11am-7pm (the bar stops serving at 7pm, after which guests can remain to enjoy the beach)

If visitors are looking for the ultimate in relaxation to experience a stunning sunset in Phu Quoc, Fusion Beach Bar should be at the top of the list. Plush sofas and chairs under shady palm frond umbrellas dot the sand. Guests might alternatively choose to bask in the fading sunlight in large lounge pods on the grass to watch that golden orb sink into the horizon. Or, visitors can simply grab a towel and sit directly on the white sandy beach. In any situation, guests and visitors of Fusion Resort Phu Quoc can rest assured that every need will be taken care of. A tantalizing list of expertly-mixed cocktails, wines, and fresh juices with live acoustic music round out the delightful ambience.

Fusion Resort Phu Quoc prides themselves on their customer service. They try to never say no to a guest request, and that includes mixology. Simply ask the skilled bartenders to mix a unique concoction with your favourite spirits or flavours and watch the magic happen! They only use the freshest and highest-quality ingredients, so it’s going to be one delicious, one-of-a-kind cocktail.

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Shri Phu Quoc

Tran Hung Dao Street, Ba Keo Beach, Duong To, Phu Quoc
facebook.com/shriphuquoc
Hours: 8am - 11pm

Shri Phu Quoc is a beautiful beach club, bar and restaurant with a perfect oceanside setting on the tranquil Ba Keo beach. Shri is ideally equipped for guests who want to relax on the beach anytime from morning till night, while soaking up its breezy, laid back ambience. As evening approaches, Shri’s DJs will select just the right background beats to set you up for an exquisite, direct sunset view from your table or sun lounger. Anyone who is familiar with Shri’s sky high Saigon location, will know that they are experts at fusing just the right combination of food, drink, and music for the ultimate in pleasurable experiences.

To keep you refreshed as you survey the orange and pink hues of the sun sinking into the ocean, Shri Phu Quoc offers a range of delightful craft cocktails that really hit a sweet spot on your palate. In particular, don’t miss their special ice cream ‘Kem’ cocktails, which are cooling, refreshing and downright delicious. In addition to an extensive wine and beer selection, the restaurant’s Asian & Mediterranean-inspired menu provides top quality cuisine, including wonderful fresh seafood caught daily. All in all, a wonderful combination for you to enjoy all that a Phu Quoc sunset has to offer.

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CView Sky Bar @ Best Western Premier Sonasea Phu Quoc

Duong To, Phu Quoc
bwpremier-sonaseaphuquoc.com
Hours: 5pm - midnight

CView Sky Bar is perched on the rooftop level of Best Western Premier Sonasea Phu Quoc, one of the island’s newest and most impressive luxury resorts. There are gorgeous views from all positions, whether gazing out of the gloriously tall glass windows of CView Sky Bar’s elegant interior, or admiring the views from the airy outdoor terrace.

At first, you will enjoy surveying the resort’s scenic, winding lagoon pool and classy poolside villas. Raise your eyeline further and relish the sight of a delightful stretch of beach on Phu Quoc’s western coast and a wide angle panorama of the peaceful Gulf of Thailand ocean. The beauty on display is at its finest as pastel hues appear while the sun sinks towards the horizon - a photographic moment not to be missed.

To consummate CView Sky Bar’s special sunset experience, choose a refreshing cocktail from a tempting menu of signature and classic combinations, including romantic cocktails for two to share. A wide range of other beverages is also available to wash down a succulent selection of Asian-Western fusion cuisine - all at surprisingly reasonable prices for the quality on offer. An unforgettable Phu Quoc sunset awaits you at CView Sky Bar.

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Rock Island Club @ Nam Nghi Phu Quoc

Duong Bao, Phu Quoc
namnghiresort.com/rock-island-club/
Hours: 2pm - 9pm (Children under 18 are not allowed after 7pm)

Rock Island Club is a truly unique spot on its own private, cosy beach island with a fully equipped bar/clubhouse and deck that offers an outstanding and exclusive location to view a Phu Quoc sunset, situated off the lush greenery of the north-west coast.

Savour a high quality cocktail or mocktail freshly made by an expert bartender and enjoy Asian seafood offerings if you’re feeling a little peckish. As the sun sets, you can take in magnificent 360-degree ocean and island views from the private beach or the comfort of the bar’s terrace. The resident DJ will supply the tunes to complete this highly photogenic experience.

Rock Island Club is free to enjoy for guests staying at Nam Nghi Phu Quoc resort. Non-guests will pay VND300,000 for a ticket, which includes the short round trip boat ride from outside the resort’s Tree House restaurant and one food or drink item after arriving at Rock Island Club.

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Sailing Club Phu Quoc

Lo B7, Khu phuc hop, Bai Truong, Phu Quoc
www.sailingclubphuquoc.com
Hours: 10am - midnight

Sailing Club Phu Quoc is an expansive all-day beach club that provides more than a hint of luxury in everything that it does. The classy design of the venue spreads widely along its beautiful beachfront, featuring a full service bar and restaurant, relaxing infinity swimming pool with swim-up pool bar and sun loungers, and a DJ booth with dance floor for nighttime party vibes post-sunset.

The extensive restaurant menu at Sailing Club includes a variety of high quality, mouthwatering cuisine with generous portions and influences from across Asia and Europe. Professional mixologists take pride and care in creating a wide variety of high quality craft cocktails, with their signature selections including Afternoon Tea and Mustard G&T offerings.

When the time for sundown arrives, Sailing Club’s resident DJs will put you at ease with atmospheric music as you sit back and relax with your cocktail of choice, surveying the idyllic sunset views on the west coast of Phu Quoc.

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INK 360 @ Intercontinental Phu Quoc Long Beach

Bai Truong, Duong To, Phu Quoc
www.phuquoc.intercontinental.com/ink-360
Hours: 5pm - 1am

Atop one of the island’s finest luxury resorts, the Intercontinental Phu Quoc Long Beach, INK 360 is Phu Quoc’s highest standing rooftop bar. As to be expected, this lofty vantage point provides stellar panoramic views of Vietnam’s Pearl Island’s western coastline and the pristine waters of the Gulf of Thailand.

The bar’s unique giant octopus-themed decor is full of silver and copper tones, with metallic tentacles round every corner. As you walk onto the expansive terrace, the bar’s main stage, you will be perfectly placed for outstanding sunset views and the ultimate in selfie opportunities.

To accompany the Phu Quoc island views, be sure to order one of the stunning craft cocktails made by highly skilled mixologists. You can always let the bartender know your beverage likes and dislikes to receive a delicious and personalised concoction.

Completing the experience, a funky DJ is on hand from sunset to provide atmospheric beats, turning into more uptempo dance rhythms as the night progresses. INK 360 is a fantastic spot for sunset chilling and nighttime partying with top views of Phu Quoc and delectable cocktails at your fingertips.

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Mango Bay Resort Phu Quoc

Ong Lang Beach, Phu Quoc
Mangobayphuquoc.com
Hours: On the Rocks - 6:30am to 10:30pm; Beach Restaurant - 10:30am to late

Mango Bay Resort Phu Quoc has two comfortable oceanfront restaurants and both are wonderful places to enjoy the sunset on Ong Lang Beach. At the On the Rocks venue, take in the sunset from the vantage point of the picturesque rocky promontory. Over at Beach Restaurant, guests can also enjoy nightly live music as accompaniment to the gorgeous sunset. With over 40 cocktails and a carefully curated wine list provided by The Warehouse Saigon, available in both restaurants, you are sure to find the perfect drink to wet the palate.

The perfect balance of sweet and tangy, Mango Bay’s signature whiskey cocktail is absolutely delectable! Be sure to sip slowly, though, because it packs a decent punch!

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Seashells Phu Quoc Hotel & Spa

1 Vo Thi Sau, Duong Dong, Phu Quoc
Seashellshotel.vn
Hours: Coral Restaurant - 12:00pm to 10:00pm; Cocoon Beach Lounge - 5:00pm - 11:00pm; Seashells Lobby Lounge - 7:00am - 11:00pm

At Seashells Phu Quoc Hotel & Spa, one can enjoy sunsets in Phu Quoc from many places, all with spectacular vantage points. One option is the air-conditioned comfort of the Coral Restaurant dining room with floor to ceiling glass walls. Or, take in the gentle sea breeze at Cocoon Beach Lounge on the patio fronting the pool and beach. (For VND350,000, outside guests can also enjoy the pools during their visit.) And, to maximize the experience and value, the resort also offers happy hour from 5:00pm to 6:00pm in the Seashells Lobby Lounge, which includes 50% off drinks. Whatever venue guests choose, they can be assured that the drinks will be delicious and the Phu Quoc sunset views will be delightful.

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Phu Quoc: an Incredible Island Destination for Cocktail Bars with Stunning Sunsets

If you spend any amount of time on the island and don’t catch a sunset in Phu Quoc, you have committed a grave crime. To watch the sky turn a million shades of red, orange, and pink and look on as the glowing ball of fire slips into the ocean is breathtaking. If you and your loved one want to be romanced by the beauty of nature while caressing your palates with tasty combinations of spirits, rest assured you can find the best of both in Phu Quoc. Be sure to check out the venues on this list of The Best Sunset Bars and Cocktails in Phu Quoc, and feel free to share your experiences with us on City Pass Guide’s Facebook page.

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