Bangaloreans sure love their drinks. Just stand outside any liquor shop on a weekend to see what we mean. And even if you are a teetotaller, good ambience, soft lighting and great music make for an eventful evening. Here is a list of the pubs and lounges you shouldn’t miss when in the Garden City.
Here are some of the best Pubs And Lounges in Bangalore:
Located at Brigade Road, Arbor Brewing Company (ABC) is where you can cherish good food and fun times. An elegant brewery, it invites you with a warm and cosy ambience. You can also enjoy American and Continental food here.
Among the happening pubs in Bangalore, Skyee City Bar is located in the plush environs of UB City. As the name suggests, this place is perched on a height, giving you an amazing view of the star lit sky and twinkling city. Perfect lighting, classy decor and alfresco setting set the right tone. Just ensure that you are pocket heavy when here.
A list of Bangalore pubs and longue wouldn’t be complete without the mention of Toit. This brewery is located at Indiranagar and appeals with a winsome ambience and excellent décor. Giving a feel of a European pub, it provides Italian, American dishes along with Pizza.
A modern Asian bar and restaurant, this longue sprawls over a good 10,000 square feet. Not only that, elevated at 420 feet on top of the World Trade Centre, it is said to be the tallest point in South India. The unbridled sights of the city, warm wooden flooring, soft lighting coupled with good music and food, give you a high indeed.
Inviting you with the woody and comfortable ambience, District 6 in Malleshwaram is just where you can unwind and enjoy your drink. It provides both indoor and outdoor setting and is a combination of Pub, Brewery and Kitchen. Cuisines served include German, European, Tex-Mex, Asian and South Indian.
Located at Indiranagar, Loft 38 is a premium pub and spread across three levels. It offers live music from artists in India and across the world. DJs too play some groovy music here. Adding to the whole experience is the woody and rustic ambience.
Spend light moments at Hoppipola, an all-day bar and bonhomie. Located at Indiranagar, the place appeals with white wood furniture along with interiors that have a pop of colour. Unwind at the outdoor section or the indoors.
In an effort to recreate the relaxed and fun ambience of Goa, Fenny’s came into being at Koramangala. Adding to the charm is the open terrace longue that belts out some great music. When here, you can take a sip of their signature cocktails.
Offering the perfect setting for a pub is the Biere Club at Lavelle Road. Rustic décor, wooden tables and interesting caricature on the walls set the tone. Along with gulping down the beer, you can also dig into Mediterranean food.
Located off Brigade Road, this is a nice place to have beer and catch up with friends. You can even enjoy the sports games that are showcased on the TV sets. The prices are set to be reasonable and the food menu mainly includes Chinese and North Indian.
Ideal for a weekend outing, the 13th Floor has been in Bangalore for quite some time now. With an alfresco seating, you can sip on your drink and enjoy watching the changing hues of the sky. Located at M.G Road, this place is specially splendid during the nights.
Located in the upscale area of Whitefeild, Windmill Craftworks invites you with wooden interiors, soft lights and cosy chairs. Sometimes, you also have live music playing in the background. Along with your drink, savour American and North Indian food.
Prost, located in Koramangala prepares 5 special brews in-house. It provides a relaxed and vibrant ambience. Garage parts, pipes, valves and taps make add to the unique look. When here, enjoy American, Continental and North Indian dishes.
Having been here since the rock revolution in Bangalore, Purple Haze is where head bangers and hard-core rock enthusiasts can head to. You can enjoy the one at Residency Road, that has a dark, woody ambience. Screech along with the songs projected on the big screens.
Also known as Scottish Pub, this delight is located at St. Marks Road. Reasonably priced, you can enjoy wine and beer here. You can have a hearty conversation with your friends as there is no loud music blaring in the background.
One of the only places which serve Burton Beer, Coconut Grove is located in Church Street. Welcoming you is a relaxed ambience with actual coconut groves. Apart from your drink, you can also relish South Indian, Chettinad and Kerala cuisines.
Not many might be aware but La Casa off Sarjapur Road is a rather fetching place to be in. With a warm and rustic ambience, it takes you away from the chaos from the city. The food too does not disappoint.