You know Diwali is just days away when the annual ‘getting rid of the junk’ routine begins; when karanji, shakarpara and other delectable snacks are being prepared across homes and when Virat Kohli makes frequent appearances on television in trendy kurtas. The nightlife also takes on a whole new meaning and some of the most popular places in the city are aiming to make this Diwali week worth your while.
Hard Rock Café, Worli
What better than heading with a group of friends to ‘Karaoke in Style’ this week at HRC. Good ambience, awesome grub and delectable cocktails will help you sit through performances by your tone-deaf buddies.
When: 18 October, 2017 – 8:30pm to 11:30pm
Kickstart a prosperous new year by dancing to Rock and Retro numbers. Grab some friends and hit the dance, while you sip the LIIT at HRC.
When: 21 October 2017 – 9 pm to 12pm
Where: Wadia International Center, Bombay Dyeing, Pandhurang Budhkar Marg, Worli, Mumbai
Call: +91 8828014701
Madeira and Mime, Powai
If the recent pataka ban has you down, count on Maderia and Mime’s Pataka Cocktails: Diwali Special menu, to raise your spirits. Even if you aren’t a fan of crackers, you can also happily revel in the glory of a completely new menu featuring delicious cocktails, shots and mocktails. Sip on some exciting festive flavours this Diwali.
When: 18 to 22 October 2017 – 12pm onwards
Where: G2, Trans Ocean House, Hiranandani Business Park, Lake Boulevard, Powai, Mumbai
Call: 022 30151379
Tamasha, Lower Parel
Bring out all your best desi Bollywood moves since DJ Zulfi Syed will be in the house to make you groove, Page 3 style. Tamasha is hosting “A Night of Bollywood Mayhem” and if you have any plans to head there for the event, it is highly recommended that you book your table.
When: 18 October 2017 – 10.30 pm to 1 am
Where: Ground Floor, Victoria House, E.B. Marg, Lower Parel, Mumbai
Contact for Reservations: 8291900141/44/45
Bombay Cocktail Bar, Andheri
There is a reason why Bombay Cocktail Bar scores high on the popularity meter, the pub has some great events lined up for the week. We suggest you let your hair down on Heels and High Wednesdays for a ladies night-out and enjoy delicious sangria on the house from 8pm – 11pm along with other cocktails and delectable food.
When: 18 October 2017 – 8 pm to 11 pm
Friday Nights with DJ Nanak means rocking music, yummy cocktails and delish food. You could also groove to the mixes of evergreen Bollywood songs with DJ Cyrus.
When: 20 and 21 October 2017 – 7 pm to 3 am
Where: Deluxe House, Ground Floor, Plot B-50, Opposite New Link Road, Andheri Lokhandwala, Andheri West
Call For Reservations: 8383838340/ 9029298340
Bombay Adda, Santacruz West
Let Sufi music capture your senses at Bombay Adda’s Sufi Night on Wednesday. This Wednesday the popular artist, Pawandeep Rajan will be serenading you with his melodious voice. Soak in the music, while you munch on vada-pav, pav-bhaji and other delicious Mumbai street food with some great cocktails.
When: 18 October 2017 – 9pm onwards
Where: 8th Floor, Nike Showroom, Linking Road, Santacruz West, Mumbai
Call For Reservations: 9833275444/9867122223