Colaba is one of the hippest part of Mumbai, and one of the most sought after places to wind down and have fun in the city. With a plethora of things to see and do, there can be nothing better than heading to a bar after a long day’s sightseeing. Here we explore the very best places in the area to grab a drink.
Anything mentioned in a novel, especially a bar, becomes a must-visit by default, and so it goes for Leopold Café on Colaba Causeway, which was featured in Gregory David Robert’s book Shantaram. Leopold Café is a popular bar situated right in the famous market of Colaba Causeway, making it a must-visit spot among shoppers, college-going students or professionals who wish to unwind for the evening. Bustling and friendly, Leopold Café is the perfect place to go to relax and chat.
With its London-style look, the brick walls and shady lights of Headquarters set the mood to entirely relax and forget your worries with a delicious drink. Headquarters is a place for those who prefer privacy and peace, and are not huge fans of crowds. This can be seen in the singular seating and private corners. Located opposite the Regal Cinemas, Headquarters is a perfect place to unwind after a long day’s sightseeing.
Address: 166, MG Road, Regal Cinema, Colaba, Mumbai, +91 22 30151570
Voted as Best European/Global Cuisine in the Times Good Food Awards 2013 and 2012, listed in the Miele Guide to Asia’s 500 Best Restaurants, and the Best Restaurant In India by Time Out Food Awards, The Table has earned its place in the heart of food and drink lovers. With elegant interiors and a piano-theme of black and white stairs and flooring, The Table looks like a musician’s abode. The Table offers intimate, secluded tables, ideal for visitors who want to enjoy the lavish décor as well as their privacy. Beautifully decorated with sheer curtains and beaded upholstery, The Table is a unmissable bar in the heart of Colaba.