New Gastro Pubs In Kolkata That You Will Want To Frequent
Kolkata is a beautiful city, full of colours, culture, music, books, art and theater. But the city is also known for being a popular watering hole over the years with new gastro and resto-pubs cropping up in every nook and cranny! From pints and draughts to martinis and vodka shots, there are a plethora of new pubs in the city and we're here to introduce you to some of them. Take a look.
Bodega Y Cantina, Park Street:
The newest sensation in town, Bodega is impressive with its bright and quirky interiors. This all-day dining resto bar offers a mix of Spanish, Mexican and Asian food, all with their own twist to it. Anyone fancy a laal maas taco? If that doesn't interest you, we don't know what will!
Southern Avenue If one could hope for a place with chilled beer and previews of live matches, all the while relaxing with friends, then Xrong Place is the one! This tavern-style wooden interior pub is a favourite among Kolkata peeps and we get why. What with their signature cocktails, groovy music and a pool table, Xrong Place is the right place to be it with your buddies.
The Irish House, Ballygunge:
"Ireland's Watering Holes refer to a center for socialization, pubs offer eats, drinks, entertainment." With the above definition in mind, The Irish House is every bit an Irish watering hole staying true to its roots! A refreshing change from the usual, The Irish House is the perfect amalgamation of drinks, music and live screenings.
A lovely and posh bar that has enticing happy hours, that's describing The Great Booze Story for you! This place also has an interesting grunge decor and a giant screen, that broadcasts games. Walk in with your buddies after a long day at work and walk out like the happy, urban youth that you are!
The Black Sky Bar, Auris, Theatre Road:
Nothing is better than a rooftop bar and good music. The Black Sky Bar is stylish and inviting, especially with their serene and beautiful terrace bar that overlooks the bustling city lights and traffic. The striking atmosphere of the Sky Bar offers innovative cocktails and an endless array of sizzlers and grills for an unforgettable experience under the stars!
Power Play, Salt Lake:
If you’re an ardent cricket fan and wish to catch up on live matches, then Power Play is the place to be at! With legendary cricketer posters adorning the walls and special menu every cricket season, Power Play has the right amount of spunk and fun factor to it. Catch your favourite team’s games with your buddies and some beer over at Power Play.
With Hoppipola’s merry making concept of “Eat.Drink.Play”, it’s no wonder that it’s a hot favourite among Kolkata peeps! With quirky décor, friendly service and a plethora of board games, Hoppipola is the place to chill at with your friends after a long day at work or even to relax on a Sunday afternoon.
Country Roads, Rajarhat:
Kolkata’s very own microbrewery, Country Roads is considered one of the newest sensation in town! With three different brews – Belgium Blond, German Weizen and Scottish Ale, Country Roads is hit amongst beer lovers. With ample seating, finger-licking-good food and courteous servers, Country Roads is the place to be at, if you wish to rock out to some good music while sipping on some delicious beer.
TGI Friday’s, Forum Mall, Elgin:
Now who doesn’t like TGIF? This chain of pub is a fan favourite in every city and Kolkata is not far behind. With an array of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, finger foods and ‘weekend’s here’ vibe, TGIF is the place to be at to welcome the weekend with open arms!
The GRID, Topsia:
Bring together the comfort and luxury of fine dining, the liveliness of a cafe and the coolness of a brewery and you get The GRID! With minimalist lighting, an industrial décor and chic red brick walls, The GRID is fan favourite among the youth of Kolkata. This place is every hipster’s dream! (in a good way, of course)