The Ultimate Guide To The Coolest Things You Can Do In Delhi This Weekend


Say goodbye to mid-week existentialism, because the weekend is ALMOST here and you need to get your party face on!

From music concerts to ladies nights, here is everything you need to know about the coolest things happening in Delhi over the weekend (17 June- 19 June).

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Trending Bars To Get The Party Started.

Delhi is buzzing with clubs and bars, and there is no better time than the weekend to grab those drinks. Here are some really awesome places that are trending this week.

1. Gastronomica Kitchen & Bar, GK-I

Gastronomica has already made a reputation for its experiments with food and cocktails. And if you are heading there this weekend, then don't miss out their massive sangria pitchers and gastronomical pizza.

Where: 2nd Floor, M-55, M Block Market, Greater Kailash (GK) 1, New Delhi

Nearest Metro Station: Kailash Colony (Violet Line)

Contact: 011 33105726

Timings: 12 Noon to 12:30 AM

2. Moonshine Cafe & Bar, Hauz Khas Village

Moonshine has been brightening up the live music scene of Hauz Khas for over two years now, but recently its fandom has blown up again. Celebrities such as Randeep Hooda and Nikhil Chinapa can often be spotted here. Also, there is no reason why you should miss out on their LIIT.

Where: 30, 2nd Floor, Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi

Nearest Metro Station: Hauz Khas (Yellow Line)

Contact: 011 33105708

Timings: 5 PM to 1 AM

3. Perch Wine & Coffee Bar, Vasant Vihar

Finally, it's here! Perch Wine & Coffee Bar had been garnering a fan following in Khan Market for a while now, and after beaming with success there, it has opened another branch in Vasant Vihar. The holy grail of Perch is their house sangria and spinach gnocchi.

Where: Priya Complex, Vasant Vihar, New Delhi

Nearest Metro Station: Chattarpur (Yellow Line)

Contact: +91 8588889199

Timings: 9 AM to 1 AM

Newly Opened Restaurants To Dine At

Not in the mood to party? Head out to these new and exciting eateries around the city for that perfect weekend brunch/dinner.

1. Burma Burma, Cyber City

Where: Ground Floor, Shop 6, Building 8, Tower C, Cyber Hub, DLF Cyber City, Gurgaon

Cuisine: Burmese

Definitely try: Samuza Hincho and Dry Khao Suey. This is fully vegetarian restaurant, and the variety is still commendable.

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Credits: Burma Burma

Cost for two: Rs 1,500

Contact: 011 30806368

2. Lama Kitchen, Hauz Khas Village

Where: 2nd Floor, 50 A, Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi

Cuisine: Tibetan, Nepalese

Definitely try: Any of the sadekos and don't miss the keema thukpa

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Credits: Lama Kitchen

Cost for two: Rs 1,500

Contact: 011 33105752

3. The Lab Cafe, GTB Nagar

Where: 2510, Hudson Lane, Delhi University-GTB Nagar, New Delhi

Cuisine: Continental, Italian, Mexican

Definitely try: Butter chicken pasta and mera maggi burger

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Credits: The Lab Cafe

Cost for two: Rs 750

Contact: 011 33107726

Upcoming Events That Will Get You Excited

Get your theatre and music fix this week by heading to these awesome events happening this weekend.

1. DelhiByFoot presents "Zaaika-e-Iftaar Purani Dilli Ka" at Jama Masjid & Chawri Bazar

Join the 'Jumma' Friday prayers of Ramzaan 2016, know more about the rituals and traditions of Ramadan, its finer nuances and along with hundreds of others, partake in a feast in the spirit of brotherhood and togetherness with an exclusive experience of sitting inside the massive courtyard of Delhi's Largest Mosque for Iftaari (breaking of the daily fast or 'roza') around a platterful of traditional vegetarian and non-vegetarian delicacies and beverages as DelhiByFoot shares tales from their 'jhola' of stories about the times and life of the Mughals when the city was built.

Time and date: 17th June, 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Entry: Rs 1000/person (Incl of cultural heritage walk and unlimited veg & non-veg Iftaari foods and beverages)

Contact: Ramit: 9871181775

Venue: Exit Gate #3, Chawri Bazaar Metro Station (Yellow Line)

Nearest Metro Station: Chawri Bazaar Metro Station (Yellow Line)

2. A tribute to Coldplay by CopyCats at Tabula Beach Cafe

So while Coldplay performs in London on the 18th of June, you can experience their music LIVE at TabulaBeach 2.0. As the need for 'cold' play increases in this summer heat, CopyCats bring to you a memorable tribute night equipped with a special Coldplay themed menu, as well as a decor that caters to the special night.

Time and date: 18th June, 9:30 pm

Entry: Club rules apply

Venue: Tabula Beach Cafe, Asiad Games Village Complex, Khel Gaon Marg, New Delhi 110049

Nearest Metro Station: Hauz Khas (Yellow Line)

3. World Music Day with Parikrama at Hard Rock Cafe, DLF Cyber Hub

Parikrama, which means ‘orbital revolutions’, burst onto the Indian rock music scene in 1991. What sets the band apart is its brand of fusion music, complete with Indian musical instruments like the tabla. With over 3,000 shows in countries like USA, Russia Load, Ethiopia and Nigeria, Parikrama has conquered the hearts of millions.

Time and date: 19th June, 7:30 pm

Entry: Rs.1000 (Entry 500+ Cover 500), available on BookMyShow.

Venue: Hard Rock Cafe, DLF Cyber Hub, Ground and First Floor, R-Block, DLF City, Phase 3, Gurgaon, NCR 122002

Nearest Metro Station: Station 4 (Rapid Metro Gurgaon) & Sikandarpur (Yellow Line)

4. Celebrate Indi World Music Day with Euphoria at Hard Rock Cafe

A mecca for music lovers all across the globe, Indi World Music Day title sponsored by is going to be a grand event, celebrating music in the backdrop of scintillating performances across top six Indian metro cities. Music enthusiasts in Delhi can claim their ticket to witness the biggest music extravaganza, at Hard Rock Café and catch your favourite Indian rock band, Euphoria, live in action.

Time and date: 19th June, 7:30 pm

Entry: Rs. 750, Available on BookMyShow

Venue: Hard Rock Cafe, DLF Place, Saket, New Delhi - 110017

Nearest Metro Station: Saket (Yellow Line)

5. Mahesh Bhatt presents Do Deewane Shaher Mein at Epicenter

Mahesh Bhatt is going to present a Hindi play 'Do Deewane Shahar Mein' inspired by Shakespeare's very first less-explored play 'Two Gentlemen of Verona'. The show will open on the 400th death anniversary of Shakespeare. It will star Imran Zahid and Bollywood actress Zoa Morani, who made her Bollywood debut with Shah Rukh Khan's production Always Kabhi Kabhi and was last seen in Bhaag Johnny. On this occasion, Mahesh Bhatt says, ''Shakespeare has withstood the passage of time. He stood out owing to his relevance through the generations. Not only do his plays of political conspiracy deliver foresight in terms of modern day ambition and lust for power, even his social comedies are of significance as in its core is stated the truth about propriety and its rootedness''.

Time and date: 19 Jun, 05:00 PM and 7:30 PM

Entry: Rs. 550 - Rs. 750, available on BookMyShow

Venue: Epicentre at Apparel House, Sector 44, Opp. Power Grid Residential Complex, Gurgaon

Nearest Metro Station: Huda City Center (Yellow Line)

Happy Weekend!!!

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