A glam location perfect for clicking plenty of pictures for the ‘gram, a delicious spread, and an exciting range of cocktails is what makes for a successful bachelorette party. Many new restaurants and bars in India fit the bill, thanks to aesthetic interiors, interesting bites, and a unique bar programme. So, if you’re looking for a spot to host your bachelorette party at, bookmark these five places across India right now.
Red Dining Lounge, Delhi
Your bachelorette party won’t get a chicer location than the Red Dining Lounge in Delhi, where everything from the table tops and the walls, to the floor are bathed in a bold shade of red. The resto-bar’s multi-cuisine menu has been curated by chef Gaurav Sircar, and includes dishes like robata grilled chicken, charred corn ribs, mutton bao, and more.
Ohana Cocktail Bar and Kitchen, Jaipur
Ohana Cocktail Bar and Kitchen is the biggest rooftop bar in Asia, so you can be rest assured that you and your girlfriends will all have something to do in this expansive space. Whether it’s your foodie friend who just wants to have a nice sit-down meal or your bestie who wants to dance it out, everyone will be happy, without having to location hop. Sample a little of bit of everything from the bar nibbles section, which includes dishes like fusion pav bhaji fondue, spiced corn ribs, and a Indian mezze platter, among other dishes. The expertly-crafted cocktails complement the dishes perfectly—pick from classics on the menu or ask the mixologists at the bar to concoct something especially for you.
If you’re planning to throw a retro-themed bachelorette party, then Cirqa in Mumbai’s Lower Parel neighbourhood will be right up your alley. The speakeasy-inspired bar with decor that has Art Deco elements will be the ideal spot to celebrate in style. Enjoy unique and delicious cocktails while you try dishes like crispy aubergine fritters, clams in green pepper sauce, and more.
Indiranagar is dotted with new cafes and restaurants, and Swwing by chef Tarun Sibal and entrepreneur Akshay Luthria is an addition to the list. The new restaurant and wine bar is chic with bold interiors, meaning you and your girlfriends are going to get plenty of photo ops during the party. Sample dishes from the coastal-inspired menu that includes items like lobster tail laksa with rasam, seared tuna papadam with mango thoku, and more. Of course, the bar has plenty of international as well as local wines to pick from.
Goa is an obvious choice for a pre-wedding party with your girlfriends, and Assagao is an exciting neighbourhood to visit during your stay. Barfly is one such all-day dining bar in Assagao, serving up classic cocktails with a twist as well offering a first-of-its-kind agave bar in Goa. The food complements the bar programme perfectly, with bites like sourdough tartines, seafood ajillo, hummus with French onion glaze and more.
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