Finding a bar in Mumbai can’t be a tough task but if you are into cocktails then finding the best ones could be little difficult. So, here is our pick of 7 bars in Mumbai for best cocktails.
The Daily Bar & Kitchen
The Daily Bar & Kitchen is a place to chill and relax in a positive ambience. Outdoor seating has bench and sofas, whereas indoor seating has high stools and tables. The place is reminiscent of jazz lounges in old Hollywood movies. It is well known for its cold brew coffee cocktails such as The Expresso Noir which is a mix of vodka, vanilla and cold pressed coffee. Few of the must try mixes are Shimmer Ball- a gin based cocktail with chamomile tea, cranberry and dates; The Elysium- a whisky based drink with vermouth, apple juice, dates and curry leaves. The food menu offers Mediterranean, Italian and European cuisine.
Address: Ground Floor Behind Shoppers Stop, SV Road, Linking Road, Bandra West, Mumbai
Cost for two: ₹ 2500(approx.)
Soothing sea breeze, dim lights, quirky newspaper cut-outs adorning the walls and comfortable seating add to the charm of WTF. The place is perfect for chilling out with friends. They have amazing inhouse cocktail such as Tyrewala, O’Sharabi and Madh Island Iced Tea. Jalapeno Poppers, fries and mini burgers are some of the most loved items from its pocket friendly menu. Also you can get a chance to meet with some of your favourite cinema and TV actors.
Address: 46, RNA Shopping Arcade, 3rd Cross Lane, Lokhandwala Market Complex, Andheri W, Mumbai
Cost for two: ₹600 (approx.)
Reise All Day Bar & Kitchen
Reise All Day Bar & Kitchen is a travel themed restaurant that serves global cuisine under one roof. Located in Oriental Aster Hotel, this restaurant is one of the places known for serving amazing cocktails. The restaurant is beautifully designed with maps, photographs, paintings, wall clock etc, miniatures of iconic monuments and passport stamps adorning the bar. The food menu is divided into different sections according to continents and offers an array of options. The inhouse cocktail such as Watermelon Caprioska, Hot Spiced Cinnamon Rum, and Lemon Rosemary Gin Fizz are a must try.
Address: Oriental Aster, Oriental Aster, 45, Tarun Bharat Society, Dr. Karanjiya Road, Chakala, Near Cigarette Factory, Andheri East, Mumbai
Cost for two: ₹1200 (approx.)
Madeira & Mime
Madeira & Mime is a gastropub designed with rustic wooden interiors and comfortable seating. The menu is crafted with comfort food such as pasta, pizzas, rolls and interesting rice plate selection. Apart from serving regular wines and whiskies, Madeira & Mime also offers a variety of cocktails, shots and mocktails. Some of the chilling concoctions include Molecular Cloud, Rosy Lips, Dirty Martini.
Address: Lake Blvd Rd, Hiranandani Gardens, MHADA Colony 19, Powai, Mumbai
Cost for two: ₹1400 (approx.)
The Bar Terminal
Another place in Mumbai known for its variety of cocktails is The Bar Terminal (TBT). The restaurant is designed with recycled products offering a vibrant aura. TBT thrives on its mixology and offers most unique cocktails every time. Do try their Jack Sparrow, Caribbean Ride, Love and Lock, Smoked Berry and The Mint Affair. Their Nashta (Snacks) counter has scrumptious North Indian and Continental cuisine. They do have a hookah section that makes it one of the most preferred place to chill. Overall, TBT leaves no stone unturned to satiate its patrons.
Address: 6/8, Rajabahadur Mansion, Ambalal Doshi Marg, Hamam Street, Next to Bombay, Stock Exchange(BSE) Building, Mumbai
Cost for two: ₹1200 (approx.)
Veranda – Executive Enclave
Veranda Enclave is one of the most stylish and beautifully done restaurant located in Hotel Executive Enclave. It is designed with beautiful portraits, lamps, plants, low hanging chandeliers and transparent windows. The restaurant is very cosy and offers a relaxed time well spent with family and friends. The food menu offers modern Indian cuisine and the bar offers some really scintillating mixes. Veranda Manhattan, Caprioska, New York Whisky Sour and Kala Khatta Margarita are some of the cocktails that bound people to come over time and again.
Address: 331, Dr BR Ambedkar Rd, Pali Pathar, Bandra West, Mumbai
Cost for two: ₹3000 (approx.)
Rainforest Resto – Bar
Rainforest is a jungle themed resto-bar that is also known for its cool and refreshing cocktails. The place is done with cave like entrance, small waterfalls on both the sides, well-lit path and ceiling decorated with artificial leaves and lanterns. Along with an elaborative food menu featuring North Indian, Chinese, Italian and seafood, they have an exhilarating bar menu. People love to come here for its cocktails such as Shanghai Sunset, Smoked & Hammered, Cloud Burst and Mojo.
Address: Phoenix Mill Compound, Next to Sai Service, Lower Parel, Mumbai
Cost for two: ₹1800 (approx.)