With its towering shelving filled with alcohol, statues of angels seemingly descending from the sky, vibrant neon dragonflies adorning the walls, and luxurious plush furnishings, Dragonfly Experience certainly exudes an air of grandeur. The delectable Pan-Asian bites flawlessly complement the sophisticated cocktails crafted by esteemed British mixologist Richard Hargroves, founder of the prestigious London School of Bartending. Indulge in the culinary delights while immersing yourself in an unforgettable party atmosphere at Dragonfly.
Inspired by London’s ultra-exclusive Mayfair club, Mumbai’s newest party destination has emerged as the city’s most exclusive club. This space unites art and fashion, featuring décor inspired by iconic toys, fictional characters, and comic books. With hip-hop and R&B tunes playing on Wednesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays, you’ll want to put on your dancing shoes for this hot spot.
When in Mumbai, be sure to dance to some of the latest Bollywood hits at R’Adda. Enjoy a night of dancing surrounded by Gothic decor, stained glass windows, Roman arches, and exposed brick walls while keeping an eye out for television actors. Although R’Adda is open until 3 am, don’t forget to explore their happy hour deals.
Lord Of The Drinks
Lord Of The Drinks (or LOTD, as the regulars call it) has several branches throughout the city. However, the Lower Parel outlet boasts something unique: the longest bar in Asia. While we cannot verify this claim with certainty, it is undoubtedly one of the most elegant bars in the city. Edison lights, mirrors, and plush velvet couches give the establishment an upscale ambiance, attracting a crowd of primarily young professionals, as LOTD resides in the heart of the corporate district.
Slink & Bardot
Nestled in a quiet bylane of Worli village, this unassuming bar is highly regarded as one of the city’s finest venues for drinking and dancing. The elegant cocktail bar exudes a ‘Great Gatsby’ ambiance, featuring a bar menu with pre-prohibition era cocktails and a creative selection of small plates. Weekends buzz with high-energy and good music, creating an exceptional vibe – just remember to dress appropriately for the occasion.
Kitty Su, Mumbai
Kitty Su, located within The Lalit hotel in Mumbai, is undoubtedly a lively destination. Guests can anticipate a red carpet welcome, several lounge areas with unique designs, and a hidden bar. Be sure to sample their signature cocktails – the LaLiT Cocktail and Cold Chai.
The Daily All Day
By day, The Daily is a friendly neighborhood bar; by night, it transforms into a high-energy club after 10 pm. On weekends, the venue features house music and showcases some of the country’s best independent artists. Be sure to try their molecular cocktails and unique coffee-based concoctions.
Mansion at Sahara Star
Boasting vintage decor and a spacious dance floor, Mansion at Sahara Star is the ideal destination for photo opportunities. The venue features neon lights on the walls, a caged dance floor, and an LED face mask installation at the DJ booth. While Mansion is best known for its techno nights, don’t be surprised if it transforms into a Bollywood party as the night progresses.
If you’re seeking to explore Mumbai’s vibrant underground nightlife, begin your journey at antiSOCIAL – an eclectic space for alternative performances, culture, and events within Social Offline. Nestled in Lower Parel’s basement, this venue features gigs from both Indian and international artists. Moreover, you can enjoy budget-friendly drinks and bar snacks at Social’s bar upstairs before diving into the lively experience below.