(Yelp, January 17, 2019) As snowflakes encrust on your car windshield and salt dissolves on the sidewalk, we’re throwing confetti at top tiki bars across the country that give us a sense of warmth this season. These local tiki-bar heroes bring the beach to our souls and provide us with escapism when we need it most.
Now, let a warm breeze wash over you as we unveil 2019’s top 12 tiki bars in the USA.
1. Undertow in Phoenix, AZ
2. The Golden Tiki in Las Vegas, NV
3. Foundation in Milwaukee, WI
4. Wiki Waki Woo Tropical Bar & Lounge in Honolulu, HI
5. Tiki-Ti Cocktail Lounge in Los Angeles, CA
6. 4 Kahunas Tiki Lounge in Arlington, TX
7. Death or Glory Bar in Delray Beach, FL
8. Pokito in Brooklyn, NY
9. Cellar 335 in Jersey City, NJ
10. Hale Pele in Portland, OR
11. Porco Lounge & Tiki Room in Cleveland, OH
12. Lost River in Detroit, MI
4 Kahunas Tiki Bar
“These guys squeeze their own juice, make their own elaborate garnishes, and use top-shelf, eclectic liquors to put new twists on tiki drinks. My personal favorite is the Lifesaver, or the Frog when you want to fire for effect.” – Yelper Joshua H