Pahang & Tioman Island drinking and nightlife

Bar in Cherating

Cherating Beach Bar

At the time of research, this beachfront option was being rebuilt closer to the action, but its predecessor was a fun spot and the main drinking hub, with the pace picking up after sunset, complemented by good cockt…
Bar in Pulau Tioman

Hallo Bar

On the far side of the path from Nazri's II and towards the northern end of the beach at ABC, this tiny but popular open beach bar offers a three-beers-for-RM12 happy hour from 5pm to 8pm.
Bar in Pulau Tioman

B&J Beach Bar

Part of B&J Dive Centre, this popular bar beachside in ABC always attracts a crowd with reasonable prices and fun bar staff.
Pub in Teluk Chempedak

Country Ranch Pub

This fun English-style pub on the road to the beach has been in operation since 1971. It's as dark as a pint of stout inside, but the service is bright and warm. There's draft Guinness and Tiger, with occasional liv…
Bar in Kuala Lipis

55 Bar

This shabby and largely undecorated place is the only bar in town, with a fridge of beers, but no draft ales. It's usually pretty quiet and is very discreet, with no sign outside. Look for the white saloon swing doo…
Bar in Pulau Tioman

A Peace Place

Located opposite Ray's Dive Adventures, this place has great ocean views and occasional live music.