The best thing about Bangalore is that it never disappoints. It has terrific weather, spectacular locations, superb food and a Nightlife that gives you wings. While the city was developing into the IT hub it is today, several pubs, lounges, bars mushroomed in the city. You may be all exhausted after a super tiring day at the office or after travelling all day long on your day-trip to some amazing locations around Bangalore you should never say no to partying in Bangalore. The city has perhaps India's best nightclubs, pubs and bars. The dancing disco lights, the trippy music, and the beautiful Banglorites dazzling on the dance floor make it an electric evening. In the recent times, several pubs and bars have come up in Bangalore and you may be confused as to where to go with office buddies and which of this locations might be perfect for a romantic night with your partner. Don't bother, we have curated a list of 8 best Pubs in Bangalore for your weekend blitz. While most of these awesome spots are located around M.G. Road, Indiranagar, and Koramangala our list has the locations tagged so no need to bother looking up just get on the streets, hire a taxi and get into one of these crazy, supercool pubs to have a night of your life.
1) Skyye Bar
The Skyye Bar is one of the most famed bars in Bangalore. It is because it is the highest and most happening bar in Bangalore. This bar is a rooftop lounge located inside the compounds of the UB City. The design of the bar is very different and you can sense the creativity and ingenuity that went into creating this magnificent place. The floors are lit up with small lights lined inside which adds to its quirkiness. It also has a spacious seating area with high tables and seats and a well-lit dance floor with rainbow LEDs popping up different colours and dancing with the peppy music. Skyye is not just the dance, drinks and music but also hosts several other events like book readings, stand up performances, Karaoke nights and exhibitions to keep its guests occupied. If you are in Bangalore for a night and are planning to take back the best experience, Skyye is the place. This is one of the most popular pubs for a romantic experience. So couples, if you are there for a night, don't just waste it in the hotel room in Bangalore. Food is not their USP when compared to the music and drinks but you can go for Peri Peri Chicken, Potato Wedges and Chicken Satay.
Location: Uber Level, 16th Floor, UB City, Vittal Mallya Road, Lavelle Road, Bangalore
As the name suggests the HIGH lounge is famous for being the highest lounge in the region. The fact that the club is at 420 feet above ground sounds amazing and having dinner at that height just sounds fantastic. You can get the enchanting view of the entire city in the night while you eat and drink. The restaurant bears impressive decor with authentic wooden flooring and soft ambient lights. A great combination of good food and irresistible music is the USP of this HIGH restaurant. This place is especially popular among young couples who are looking to escape the crowded places. There are a lot of couple-friendly hotels in Bangalore nearby where you can stay. The staff is very helpful and courteous. For those who love their drink, HIGH has a menu replete with all that you can think of. You gotta try the Japanese, Korean and Thai dishes served here and awe in bewilderment.
Location: 26/1, 31st Floor, Dr Rajkumar Road, World Trade Centre, Brigade Gateway Campus, Malleshwaram, Bangalore
3) District 6
Brewing their own beer has been a trend that has risen off late and District 6 specialises in the art. This brewery offers both fine dining option along with classic brews. District 6 is a goto place for those who love soft music playing in the background while you can interact with your friends or companion guzzling your favourite beer. The ambience is unique and the place is idle for couples. Visiting couples, If you are really tired after a long drive in the day, you need to head out to District 6 to relax and to regain your energy levels before you head back to your hotel rooms in Bangalore. District 6 serves North Indian, Continental, American and Chinese dishes and have some unique cocktails on their menu. The restaurant also has happy hours from 3 PM to 7 PM, Monday to Thursday so make your lunch pocket friendly by visiting during these.
Location: G 3, 4, 5, Ground Floor, Sheraton Hotel, Brigade Gateway Campus, Malleshwaram, Bangalore
4) Loft 38
Loft 38 is one of the most lively pubs located in Indiranagar. Loft 38 is a luxurious and premium bar and is spread across three levels and each level has its different theme and vividness. The place is always abuzz with trance beats, music and live performances by artists from all over the world. The DJ is on the high end and by just looking at the setup your feet will start swaying with the groove. The somewhat retro and rustic appearance with a wooden touch to the structure adds to the experience of having dinner and sipping on your favourite beer. This place is for the people who are high on energy and have the party animal tagged all over them. Couples you surely could use the dance floor to rock the night before calling it a night. Loft 38 serves Italian, continental, Asian, American and many other dishes. Happy Hours are from 4 PM to 8 PM, every day.
Location: 763, Near Sony World, 100 Feet Road, Indiranagar, Bangalore
If you have been to Bangalore you probably have heard about Koramangala. The majority of youngsters live around this area and they really know how to have a night to remember. Fenny's is an open rooftop bar with a spacious seating area by the terrace located in Koramangala. The DJ plays some groovy tunes that will make it hard for you to leave before shaking a leg and once you take a sip of their signature cocktail you won't leave before the place closes. Fenny’s is a very happening and fun-filled place. It's also very pocket friendly which makes it the most frequented bar in the area. Also, the bar is open till 1 AM so your party can go on for a little longer here. If you have a knack for seafood, Fenny's is the place you're looking for. Along with seafood, it also serves Continental, Mediterranean, and Italian dishes. Make sure you book a seat on weekends since the place is likely to be overrun.
Location: 115, 3rd Floor, Opposite Raheja Arcade, Koramangala 7th Block, Bangalore
6) Church street social
The Church Street Social is relatively new when compared to other places but it doesn't disappoint with its charm. The bar pitches itself as a place that is for the elite and the executives who would hang out here and discuss work with their drinks. And this has even worked in their favour. Church Street Social is mostly frequented by the working professionals who like to have a drink and relax after a day full of a busy schedule and countless meetings. The place is open all day and you can have your boardroom and office chats right here with your drinks in hand and soft music in the background. The place is also frequented by artists as a daybreak hangout spot and as a place for networking to keep the like-minded connected. Church Street Social serves an array of Continental and American dishes along with a range of drinks and cocktails.
Location: 46/1, Cobalt Building, Church Street, Bangalore
7) Guzzlers Inn
Guzzlers Inn is more of a fine-dine restaurant that serves drinks. If you are with your family and you want to experience the buzz of Bangalore, Guzzler's Inn is your solace. The Guzzler's Inn is also very pocket friendly and therefore is a favourite among guests from all walk of life. The restaurant has a very calm and peaceful ambience and likewise, the food is a notch higher in quality and taste making it a heaven for a foodie. The place serves at all three times be it breakfast, lunch or dinner. There is also a bar and a separate smoking area. They serve mainly Chinese and North Indian dishes.
Location: 48, Resthouse Road, Off Brigade Road, Brigade Road, Bangalore
8) Windmill Craftworks
The name includes craft in it and mind you, these people are way too serious about their craft. Ranked best among the brewers in Bangalore, Windmill Craftworks caters to those guests who are very serious about the quality and taste of the food and drinks that are served. The place is spacious and invokes a feeling of elegance. There is a nice and comfortable seating area that is sufficient to handle the inflow of guests. A multi-cuisine restaurant serves a range of delicacies and there is a multitude of options at the bar to choose from. There is also the option to sit in an open area that offers a spectacular view of the city in the background of a waterbody beside the restaurant. With its specially curated playlist which mixes soothing music with peppy tunes, this place is a hit among the nightlife loving crowd. Windmill Craftworks serves North Indian, American and Continental dishes and their exclusive range of salads is must try.
Location: 331, Road 5B, EPIP Area, Next to KTPO, Whitefield, Bangalore
For the uninitiated, Bangalore is a perfect destination in India to experience the nightlife if you fantasize Las Vegas or Bangkok. Nightlife in Bangalore is very economical and in no way is lesser to many foreign locations. Thus make sure you visit Bangalore with your loved one and enjoy the crazy nightlife of this restless city. You can also book rooms for unmarried couples in several hotels and hotels in Bangalore even offer rooms by the hour. These 8 pubs are just a few from among hundreds and are listed here keeping in mind couples, budget travellers and the working people. You will definitely enjoy and explore more once you visit Bangalore.
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