One day, 3 Bars: Delhi’s Pub Hoppers’ Guide
Hello austere night crawlers, Pub Hopping in Delhi Just got better! Pub Hopping is no longer for the inebriated rowdies, it’s a changed game – the refined gastronome is also seeker of fine taste in quest of a goblet of excellent grog and vice versa. With a girth of party hubs escalating in the city, pub-hopping here is on a double spin. For after-hour goblins, there are now options galore; taking a seat at the crest is definitely Epicuria, Nehru Place. Resting but serenely under the assiduous Metro line whizzing past overhead, this hedonistic heaven is quite a respite. A wise man once said, “The only way to get rid of temptation is to yield to it.” Quite rightly so, Epicuria, as the name suggests has taken after its quintessence.
Favorite amongst the Pub Hoppers, this place is home to finer dining, eclectic restaurants, gorgeous food, and luscious drinks with novelty running as a nuance, common to all. Picking 3 Pubs for the aficionados who’d love to hop these whilst on a night-out.
Lords of the Drinks Forum
Thematically premeditated, LOD Forum has magnificence of the primeval era in place – ardent Game of Thrones fan if you are then head to the iron throne to click infinite pictures. Brown leather-tufted lounges make for one relaxed evening and the sumptuous bar with lambent bulbs create the desired mood-lighting. Hop to the deck for a drink with a view of the stunning Lotus Temple.
Checklist – Chicken Tikka Sampler, Mutton Keema Sliders, Banoffee Cigar Rolls with their amazing Cocktails. And if you like it on rocks, they’d add little more to turn your drink around.
Address - Epicuria Food Mall, Lower Basement, Nehru Place, Delhi
Phone No: 011-26480644
Walk into a Hollywood Sci-fi film set, factually, as you tread into this eclectic looking restro-bar-cum-space-ship. As the name suggests, Flying Saucer is quite an inimitably identified place, piloted by a space invader who has sketched out a striking space for gourmands. Come here for a relaxed evening in delicately-lit ambience with a variety of seating options on hand. The Biggest Island bar featuring a mixology menu that’s incredibly intoxicating will let you party till wee hours, relentlessly.
Checklist – Smoked Chicken Salad with citrus Vodka, Chicken Steak in red wine sauce, Ginger chicken strips, Jasmine And Cardamom Lined Whiskey Sour – indulge in some Happy Hours for extra shots at the Bar.
Address - Underground Food court, TDI Mall, Below Nehru Place Metro station, 204, Bipin Chandra Pal Marg, Nehru Place, New Delhi, Delhi 110019
Phone No: 095600 88341
FIO Cookhouse & Bar
Hop to a quaint and unruffled FIO towards the end of the boisterous evening to wind up the evening on a serene note. Under the copious canopy of the luxuriant lush greens, sit down and sip a Martini devouring the most luscious pizza in town. Or, just choose a relaxed seat inside to absorb the elegance of the subtle wooden décor.
Checklist – Antipasto Firenze, Phyllo Tazza, Pizzas, Chia Melon Martini, Irish Rose
Address - Epicuria Mall, R1, Nehru Place, Under Metro Station, New Delhi, Delhi 110019
Phone: 011 2628 1026
This Article is conceptualized and written by Saumya Chandel