One of New Delhi’s chicest areas, South Delhi has much to offer, from gorgeous sights and cultural activities, to a wealth of bars and restaurants. From beautiful garden bars to trendy pubs dedicated to craft beers, we explore the best places to grab a drink in South Delhi.
My Bar is a popular bar among Delhites eager to beat the heat with music and drinks. The cramped interior means My Bar is a place with no boundaries among strangers and the best time to visit is during one of the fierce cricket matches where the shouts and cheers overpower the music. The bar is frequently visited by hookah lovers and with their wide selection of drinks, My Bar is the perfect to head for a relaxing night out with friends.
The true purpose of life is to eat, drink and be merry, so say the people at Lighthouse 13. Promising cocktail lovers a delicious time, Lighthouse 13 is a must visit for those who are looking for an elegant, peaceful environment to enjoy their drinks. This terrace bar is the perfect spot for meeting with friends and enjoying a sociable evening.
Perfect for music lovers, 1 Boulevard hosts regular gigs and live bands, making it an ideal location for soaking up local culture and art while sipping on a great drink. The atmosphere is friendly and quirky, with a strong industrial theme throughout, from exposed pipes to stripped wood panels and wall partitions made from chains. Without a doubt one of the coolest places in New Delhi, 1 Boulevard is a must-visit.
B Bar is a place filled with an intoxicating charm. Defined by an artistic, musical ambiance, the bar features world class acts, special shows and events, and a range of Asian, Arabic and western music and electronic beats played by the talented DJ.
With a chic and graceful ambiance, Uber Lounge is illuminated by warm, yellow lights, keeping it bright and upbeat. Uber Lounge is light and soothing, making it the perfect place for a quiet drink with friends in the early evening. Uber Lounge is a wonderful place to relax and enjoy drinks and sheesha.
As trendy as its name suggests, Hashtag Bar & Lounge provides a cool, chic place for guests to come and indulge in a few drinks. As well as numerous classic beers and brews, both bottled and on tap, the bar offers a range of spirits and cocktails, all artistically displayed on the walls. With soft, violet lighting and a constantly buzzing ambiance, Hashtag Bar & Lounge is a great place to unwind over the weekend.
‘Awesomeness guaranteed’ say the Monkey Bar. Monkey Bar is a colourful gastropub near Connaught Place with the friendliest staff and a lively ambiance, never allowing a single moment of boredom as long as guests have a large glass of beer and scrumptious quick snacks in hand. With brilliantly creative interiors, Monkey Bar boasts a pool table and exposed brick walls, making it one of the coolest places to hang out in New Delhi.
Large, beautiful French posters hang on the butterscotch coloured walls of Boheme Bar, with the oak furniture adding a classy, European vibe. Dimly lit and with a DJ, Boheme Bar is a pocket friendly bar to head to, hidden away in the Vasant Kunj area.
The Pint Room is a paradise for beer lovers. With numerous different kinds of beer, as well as different sizes of pints, it is a quaint little bar where visitors are left to themselves without being interrupted by the staff, perfect for a quiet, relaxing evening. With a straight forward décor and simple interiors, the focus is placed entirely on the beer. The staffs are well able to make recommendations based on guests’ personal tastes.
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The Set’z Bar is all set to spoil guests with its grand décor, a central mini garden, an open counter with stylishly arranged platters to whet your appetite and a terrace seating area where drinks are served. The Set’z Bar also offers gorgeous views and outdoor area create a sense of unparalleled luxury.