Planning a Night Out? Here’s a List of the 10 Best Nightclubs in Delhi
I am sure a lot has been written about Delhi’s cultural attractions, historical background, monuments and Architectural wonders. After exploring all these aspects there is still something that is left. What about Delhi’s nightlife? Yes you heard it right, I am talking about Delhi’s nightlife. Delhi is in many ways most interesting at night. People head out and schmooze to some of the trendiest bars present in plush areas of Delhi. These bars attract the creamy layer of Delhi’s population who love to enjoy in a more genteel and up-market atmosphere. People here like to live a life of abundance and affluence. All the international bands have Delhi as one of their stopovers for their tours since the youth here responds so well to them, that they cannot miss it. Delhities love to eat but discussion about food is not complete without the drinks and booze. Coming back to nightclubs, pubs and bars.. Some of the top nightclubs bars and pubs are present in Delhi.
Being at the top nightclubs in Delhi one can sip some of the best cocktails while watching the city’s fashionable set unwind. Some of the nightclubs being spacious pose to be the perfect place to relax and good for the cigar smoker. Often you shall the guest of such nightclubs discussing the latest business deals. So here is a listing presenting top most night clubs of Delhi:
Agni, The Park
The racing popularity of the chic and trendy Agni is in no way matched by any other nightclub present in Delhi. This hugely popular dance bar features a small dance floor for the Bhangra lovers. It is tastefully designed by London’s Conran & Partners and its funky décor, leather sofas are designed by Rohit Bal.
Address– The Park, 15, Parliament Street, Connaught Place, New Delhi
Cost– 2500 INR for two people (approx.), With alcohol; VAT extra
Timing– 5 PM to 12:30 AM
Haze, Vasant Vihar
For all the live music lovers’ a visit to Haze in Vasant Vihar is a must. This delightful bar features Jazz legends decoration on its walls and is one of the only night clubs in Delhi offering live Jazz music to its visitors. The place has a nice and cool vibe.
Address: 8, Basant Lok, Vasant Vihar, Delhi
Timings: 12 Noon to 12 Midnight
Cost: 1000 for two people (approx.) With alcohol; VAT & Service Charges extra
Dublin, ITC Maurya Chanakyapuri
Dublin, ITC Maurya
This Irish themed pub has the largest collection of single malts in the city. On Fridays and Saturdays regular DJ plays the popular commercial tracks ranging from the fast-paced rhythms, hip-hop, 90’s rock and even London Bhangra. It also doubles as a disco called Ghungroo. This place is blessing for people who have a great love for Whiskey.
Address: ITC Maurya Sardar Patel Marg
Timings: 6 PM to 12:30 AM
Cost: 2500 for two people (approx.) with alcohol; VAT & Service Charges extra
Aura, The Claridges
Aura, the sublime vodka bar is a perfect place to build networks, make friends and exchange cards while relaxing on the black leather armchairs enjoying your favorites among the 72 varieties and the rare brands of Vodka from various countries being served to you. Also to try are an amazing selection of signature cocktails like, Sip n Swing, Aura Breeze, Apple and Raisin Mojito.
Address: The Claridges, 12, Near Lodhi Road, Aurangzeb Road, New Delhi
Timings: 4 PM to 1 AM
Cost: 2500 for two people (approx.) With alcohol; VAT & Service Charges extra
1911 Bar, The Imperial
This horseshoe –shaped bar is furnished with leather Montana chairs, stained-glass roof, vintage portraits is a perfect place to enjoy evening drinks and is frequently visited by celebrities, political bigwigs. The walls in the Hardinge Room are decorated with pictures of attires and uniforms of various battalions during the British Raj along with the Victoria Cross one of the highest gallantry award in the British army.
Address: The Imperial, Janpath, New Delhi
Timings: 11:45 AM to 12:45 AM
Cost: 2000 for two people (approx.) Without alcohol; VAT extra
Q’Ba, Connaught Place
It is a funky island bar and has a wide dining area upstairs. It is the perfect place to hang out with travel companions and share your travel experiences. The DJ plays commercial music after 8:30pm. Centrally located in the business district of India is an up market casual dining in the capital and its décor has a purple, black and a brown décor offering calmness of mind. It is the perfect place for a casual meet over food and drinks and a business lunch.
Address– E 42 & 43, Inner Circle, Connaught Place, New Delhi
Cost– 2500 INR for two people (approx.), With alcohol; VAT & Service Charges extra
Timing-12:30 PM to 12:30 AM
Happy Hours: 3 PM – 7:30 PM
Turquoise Cottage, Gurgaon
Previously located in Delhi this trendy nightclub has shifted to Gurgaon, a satellite town located in the close proximity to the airport. People visit this place for its rock music. It features a pleasant décor with candlelit tables. It décor is inspired erotic sculptures and also has wall-mounted Harappan seals adding to its old world charm.
Address: 1st Floor, JMD Regent Square, DLF Phase 2, MG Road, Gurgaon
Timings: 12:30 PM to 12 Midnight
Cost: 1200 for two people (approx.) With alcohol; VAT & Service Charges extra
Happy Hours: 12 Noon – 9:30 PM
Ikko Resto-bar/lounge, Chanakyapuri
This one of the top Delhi nightclubs is visited those who have a craving for the “real Stuff”. Guys who have love for vintage wine and Russian Vodka and enjoy feasting on the Asian cuisine it is the perfect place to be. Move and shake with the diplomat-heavy crowd. Enjoy tequila shots from the bottles with real gold caps. You have the option to choose from the full-bodied French wines. After Schmoozing enjoy feasting on the Chinese, Thai and Japanese’s cuisines. The highlights being the Sushi and steamed Dimsum.
Address: 6/48, Malcha Marg Shopping Centre, Chanakyapuri, Delhi
Timings: 12 Noon to 3 PM, 7 PM to 12 Midnight
Cost: 2000 for two people (approx.) Without alcohol; VAT & Service Charges extra
This spacious three –story club is a must visit place for the avid music lovers. The club DJ plays a variety of sounds including R&B, electronic and commercial music. This high profile night club owns the world’s fastest and most powerful body sonic dance floor and has an international DJ that plays the latest world trends and is just one hour drive away from the heart of the city.
Address: L1, Cente Stage Mall, Sector 18, Noida
Timings: 10 PM to 4 AM (Open only Friday & Saturday)
Cost: 2500 for two people (approx.) With alcohol
The Zoo, Garden of Five Senses
It is a more offbeat destination, situated in Said-ul-ajab village. The Sparkly dim lit rooms and the leafy green surroundings makes for an after dinner bar with live DJ and electronic music played on every weekend. This bar lighting up the moods of people in hazy nights as the place serves Food, coffee and drinks. Also attend its sunset parties organized on Sundays.
Address: 10-12, the Garden of Five Senses, Saiyad Ul Ajaib, Saket, New Delhi
Cost: 2000 INR for two people (approx.), with alcohol; VAT & Service Charges extra
Timing: 7 PM to 1 AM.