The week has probably been hard on you. Even if it hasn't, you can definitely look forward to the weekend knocking on your door already!
From watering holes to cultural events, this is a comprehensive guide to the coolest things you can do in Delhi over the weekend (10-12 June).
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 tending this week.
1. Ek Bar, Defense Colony
Delhi's first bar serving Indian cocktails, Ek Bar has the right kind of fusion with an absolutely uplifting vibe. You NEED to try the Royal Indian Punch, which is a concoction involving whisky, fermented kahwa tea, pink grapefruit, spices and ice.
Where: D-17, 1st Floor, Defence Colony, New Delhi
Nearest Metro Station: Lajpat Nagar (Violet Line)
Contact: 011 41688811
Timings: 5 PM to 12:30 AM
2. Factory By Sutra, Gurgaon
Factory by Sutra is not just designed to look like a factory, it also manufactures some of the city's most delicious beers. Definitely check out the Irish Black brew and the Belgian Red Ale.
Where: SCO 23, Main Market, Sector 29, Gurgaon
Nearest Metro Station: Huda City Center (Yellow Line)
Contact: 011 33105852
Timings: 12 Noon to 12:30 AM
3. Elation, GK 1
If hukka and sheesha are your thing, then this newly-opened lounge in GK should be your stop. Don't leave without having their fancy LED hukka.
Where: M-32, 2nd Floor, Greater Kailash (GK) 1, New Delhi
Nearest Metro Station: Kailash Colony (Violet Line)
Contact: 011 33107912
Timings: 11:30 AM to 1 AM
4. Bunta Bar, Janpath
Inspired by the iconic memories of our childhood, Bunta Bar is all about buntas! If you go, there is no reason why you shouldn't get sloshed on a bunch of bunta cocktails.
Where: 2nd Floor, 76, Janpath, New Delhi
Nearest Metro Station: Rajiv Chowk (Blue Line and Yellow Line) and Janpath (Violet Line)
Contact: 011 33105065
Timings: 12 Noon to 12:30 AM
5. Bulldogs, Hauz Khas Village
Think live music, fun events and never ending drinks. Bulldogs is the perfect amalgamation of what makes a great Saturday night. Don't leave without having their signature cocktails.
Where: TB-6, 2nd, 3rd, & 4th Floor, Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi
Nearest Metro Station: Hauz Khas (Yellow Line)
Contact: +91 9810004215
Timings: 3 PM to 1 AM
Trending 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. Mumbai Matinee, Shahpur Jat
Where: 4-A, 2nd Floor, Opposite Tohfe Wala Gumbad, Shahpur Jat, New Delhi
Cuisine: Mexican and Italian
Definitely try: Mumbai Vada Pav and Mumbai Matinee Spl Non Veg
Cost for two: Rs 1,000
Contact: 011 33107921
2. QLA, Mehrauli
Where: 4-A, Next to Qutab Minar, Seven Style Mile, Kalka Das Marg, Kila, Mehrauli, New Delhi
Cuisine: European, italian and Spanish
Definitely try: Mushroom Truffle Pasta and Eggplant Cannelloni
Cost for two: Rs 3,000
Contact: +91 8527098766
3. Chi Asian Cookhouse, Janpath
Where: 68/1, Above Mehrasons Jewellers, Janpath, New Delhi
Cuisine: Chinese, Thai and Asian
Definitely try: Ho Chi Minh Grilled Chicken Satay and Sing Xing Lobster
Cost for two: Rs 1,400
Contact: 011 33105533
4. Lavaash By Saby, Mehrauli
Where: H-5/1, Ambawatta One, Kalkadass Marg, Mehrauli, New Delhi
Cuisine: Armenian and Bengali
Definitely try: Lavaash Fish and Prawn Tolma
Cost for two: Rs 2,000
Contact: 011 33106315
5. Ivy & Bean, Shahpur Jat
Where: 119, Sishan House, Shahpur Jat, New Delhi
Cuisine: British and Italian
Definitely try: All pancakes!
Cost for two: Rs 1,200
Contact: 011 41090119
Upcoming Events That Will Get You Excited
Get your theater and music fix this week by heading to these awesome events happening this weekend.
The play Bhelpoori is the perfect recipe for laughter and fun. A laugh a second, it is a hilarious satire on love, sex, politics, society, relationships, Bollywood, Tellywood and more!
Saleem Shah plays himself in this guaranteed laugh riot. So friends, fasten your seat belts and let Saleem Shah take you on a roller coaster ride of fun and frolic!
Time and date: 12 Jun, 07:30 PM
Entry: Rs 300-500
Venue: Alliance Francaise, 72, Lodhi Estate, Lodhi Road, Delhi
Nearest Metro Station: Jawahar Lal Nehru Stadium (Violet Line)
The band is based out of the capital city and are a pack of entertainment. They are known for their soothing music.
The sole objective of the band is to entertain the public with highly choreographed and rehearsed routines and flawless vocals on stage.
Paving way for independent music scenes, make your Friday Sublime and hear the best of Modern rock with Chizai Band with finger licking food and amazing drinks.
Time and date: 10 Jun, 8:00 PM
Venue: Unplugged Courtyard, L23/7, Middle Circle, Connaught Place, New Delhi
Nearest Metro Station: Rajiv Chowk (Yellow and Blue Line)