Jay Khan at Coa, his Mexican-inspired cocktail bar specialising in agave drinks, in Central, Hong Kong. The bar is No 1 on the Asia’s Best Bar list and No 7 on the World’s Best Bar list. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Jay Khan at Coa, his Mexican-inspired cocktail bar specialising in agave drinks, in Central, Hong Kong. The bar is No 1 on the Asia’s Best Bar list and No 7 on the World’s Best Bar list. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Profile

Profile |
No 7 on World’s Best Bar list, No 1 on Asia’s Best Bar list – Coa in Hong Kong: co-founder Jay Khan on his journey to opening the Mexican-inspired cocktail joint

  • Born in Hong Kong, Khan cut his teeth at Hard Rock Cafe, Ed Club and Karaoke Lounge, and Avenue, before a stint in Australia to learn more about cocktails
  • Fascinated by agave spirits, he started making regular trips to Mexican distilleries to learn more, before opening Coa in November 2017

Jay Khan at Coa, his Mexican-inspired cocktail bar specialising in agave drinks, in Central, Hong Kong. The bar is No 1 on the Asia’s Best Bar list and No 7 on the World’s Best Bar list. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Jay Khan at Coa, his Mexican-inspired cocktail bar specialising in agave drinks, in Central, Hong Kong. The bar is No 1 on the Asia’s Best Bar list and No 7 on the World’s Best Bar list. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
READ FULL ARTICLE