Bars in New Delhi

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One of the fastest ways to immerse yourself in the daily life of New Delhi is to join the after-work crowds at one of the city's many bars and nightl... Read More

One of the fastest ways to immerse yourself in the daily life of New Delhi is to join the after-work crowds at one of the city's many bars and nightlife venues. If barhopping is your scene, head straight to the trendy Hauz Khas Village for a round of karaoke at Raasta or a rock concert at Barsoom. For something more up-market, join the city’s sophisticated set for cocktails at Kitty Su.

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  • 24/7 Bar

    If you're in the market for an after-hours cocktail, this 24-hour bar in the lobby of The Lalit offers beer, wine, and stiff drinks in a small, well-lit... Read More

  • 4S

    Delhi's coolest dive bar attracts a steady stream of budget-conscious patrons with its affordable drinks (further reduced by a daily half-off happy hour... Read More

  • Agni

    This bar in the trendy Park Hotel is a good space to start your night, as there's a good selection of martinis and other cocktails, along with a few... Read More

  • Barsoom

    Hauz Khas Village's Barsoom serves up strong and solid cocktails, excellent tea and coffee drinks, and a good assortment of pasta, burgers, and crepes.... Read More

  • Blue Frog

    This Bombay transplant has leapt to the top nightlife spot, as far as serious music is concerned, with its own recording studios, production label and... Read More

  • Bohème

    This low-key bar and cafe has the feel of a cozy apartment, complete with light-wood decor, huge picture windows, and potted plants. It's a popular spot... Read More

  • Boombox Cafe

    This Khan Market bar and restaurant serves street food from around the world, accompanied by a suitably eclectic list of beer and liquor and an... Read More

  • Capitol

    One of the oldest clubs in Delhi, Capitol is a popular spot for fans of Bollywood music and commercial dance hits. The decor's nothing special (in fact,... Read More

  • Hard Rock Cafe

    This Hard Rock is a far cry from your typical tourist trap, with some of the country's biggest rock bands regularly appearing on the line-up. Just... Read More

  • Keya

    This dark, elegant space is dominated by a large, island-style bar at its center, but there's still plenty of room to dance, puff on a hookah, or sip... Read More

  • Kitty Su

    One of Delhi's most upscale nightclubs, Kitty Su is a multi-roomed, multi-level venue furnished with banquette seating and Kama Sutra-inspired bas... Read More

  • Maquina

    A Tex-Mex bar and restaurant with a steampunk twist, this newish spot in the heart of fashionable Hauz Khas Village hosts regular happy hours, ladies'... Read More

  • Patiala Peg

    Housed in Central Delhi's iconic Imperial Hotel, this elegant bar's cherry wood paneling, hunter-green upholstery and WWII-era photos of the namesake... Read More

  • PCO

    With a retro Prohibition-era vibe and a huge selection of cocktails, this modern take on an American speakeasy is a great addition to Delhi's drinking... Read More

  • Raasta

    Despite the name and the vague references to Rastafarian culture (primarily in the form of red, gold, and green decor), the vibe at this popular... Read More

  • Summer House Cafe

    Just up the road that leads to South Delhi's trendy Hauz Khas Village, Summer House is an excellent choice for anyone who wants to party in a relatively... Read More

  • The Library

    As the name suggests, this bar in the opulent Leela Palace hotel is designed to feel like a cozy reading room, from the Chesterfield chairs to the... Read More

  • The Wine Company

    This upscale wine bar has a 150-strong wine list featuring bottles from around the world, as well as a large pan-European menu (the grilled vegetable... Read More

  • Vapour

    One of a growing number of brewpubs to pop up in the Delhi suburb of Gurgaon, Vapor offers home-brewed beer on tap, as well as cocktails and a menu of... Read More

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