We all know Delhi Nightlife is sad. Every place kicks off after 10:30 pm only to play the last song of the night at 12:30 am. We all know that really disappointing feeling when we're dancing and shouting at the top of our voices only to find the Dj has already stopped playing and yellow bright lights of the club are switched on to dilate our drunk pupils. Let's make sure this never happens again because we're going to list the places you can just straight up head to when you're not ready for the non-commitment the early-shutting bars provide. They might be a tad bit expensive but you have to lose some to gain some.
Inside the lavish Samrat Hotel exists this beautiful restaurant cum bar which delivers upon one's expectations and does justice to the money spent. The decor of the place is vibrant and exquisite with a dance floor and full bar available. Thai Spice Whiskey Sour, Playmate Espresso Martini, Playboy LIIT, Chicken and Prawn Shumai, Mix vegetable Tempura and Hamachi will leave you satisfied and asking for more.
Opening hours: 10 pm to 3 am
Address: Samrat Hotel, 50-B, Kautilya Marg, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi - (Get Directions)
Cost for two: Rs. 3800
This luxurious lounge and bar has a very edgy feel, owing to its dramatic red-on-black color scheme and ambient lighting. Set along the perimeter of the hotel, it offers you the option of facing either the lush green central garden or the sparkling pool. Enjoy some of the city’s most interesting cocktails and quick bites, al fresco when the weather is good.
Opening hours: Weekdays: 12 pm to 12:45 am and Saturday & Sunday: 5:30 pm to 12:45 am
Address: Taj Diplomatic Enclave, 2, Sardar Patel Marg, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi -(Get Directions)
Cost for two: Rs. 3900
It is a beautiful bar with a huge area and serene ambiance. The place is perfect for late night parties and hanging out with friends. There is a wonderful outdoor seating area with a calm atmosphere that perfect to relax. They also play live Jazz music here. They have a nice collection of world's finest liquor brands. Their Sangria Red, Chicken Cheese Pizza and White Sauce Pasta are must-haves.
Opening hours: 10 pm to 3 am
Address: Shangri-La's Eros Hotel, 19, Ashoka Road, Janpath, New Delhi - (Get Directions)
Cost for two: Rs. 3500
LIT Bar & Ristorante is located at a corner in Greater Kailash 3 and is a replacement for Smokey's Bar & Grill. A dim-lit space; spread across two floors, with rustic interiors and minimalistic décor. They offer an eclectic menu of delicious Continental and Italian delicacies. Some of their must-have dishes are 'Goat Cheese Balls', 'Pork Belly Bao'. The music is seriously LIT and the crowd is even better. LIT is sure to make your Saturday night so much better.
Opening hours: 12 Noon to 2 AM
Address: Masjid Moth, Greater Kailash (GK) 3, New Delhi - (Get Directions)
Cost for two: Rs. 1200
Go back to the time when music was the soul of the evening and spend yours sipping on the perfect tipple at The Electric Room - The Lodhi. It's all about Live Music, Classic Cocktails and Good Vibes. The Electric Room is the club in Delhi you can hit when you're done chilling at your other usual bars like Summer House and the other places, that unfortunately, close down on you very early in the night.
Opening hours: 4:30 pm to 4 am
Address: The Lodhi, Lodhi Road, New Delhi - (Get Directions)
Cost for two: Rs. 4900
A beautiful, lively and a pepped up ambiance will make your night memorable while you're trying too hard to forget all the other stresses of your life. Every dish in the menu is exquisite. It is one of the best clubs in Delhi with the best crowd. The party animals dig for places like Privee to go to because they love loud music and never-ending nights of dancing to insane music.
Opening hours: 10 pm to 2 am
Address: Shangri-La's Eros Hotel, 19, Ashoka Road, Connaught Place (CP), New Delhi - (Get Directions)
Cost for two: Rs. 4950
HouseA is a luxurious, members-only social destination in Delhi, HouseA a perfect place for people to connect over an evening of stellar food, modern cocktails, and great music. The most elite club in Delhi where you most definitely have to have contacts and sources to get this class-apart membership and entry in the club. This is the reason, why HouseA tops the charts of the best clubs in Delhi because the entry is only restricted to the upper-class.
Opening hours: Open from Wednesday - Sunday -7 pm – 4 am
Address: Hyatt Regency, Bhikaji Cama Place, New Delhi - (Get Directions)
Cost for two: Rs. 1500
This is Delhi's hottest new nightclub. Let your energy be charged and be ready to gulp in a few shots to dance the night away. Because The Ashoka is the residence of the new club - Lithiyum. The Ashoka has been the center for all the posh parties for decades now and this club has just changed the game. Lithiyum has replaced the iconic club - The Capitol. It has a club room, a drawing room, and an arena. This club boasts of having the best, state of the art equipment from all over the world. The menu has been designed and curated by renowned international celebrity Chef Akshay Nayyar.
Opening hours: Today 10 PM to 4 AM
Address: The Ashok, 50-B, Kautilya Marg, Diplomatic Enclave, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi - (Get Directions)
Cost for two: Rs. 3000
A popular nightclub with a huge dance floor, the ambiance of this place is mesmerizing and classy. It's a well-known club with many international artists performing--from Hardwell to Carnage. It has three huge dance floors and the music played is foot tapping with amazing crowd and well known DJs. The food is amazing and the staff is attentive. This is one of the best clubs for a nightout or for a crazy clubbing experience. A vibrant and happening place for sure.
Opening hours: Wednesday, Friday and Saturday - 10:00 pm - 01:00 am
Address: The Lalit, Barakhamba Avenue, Connaught Place (CP), New Delhi - (Get Directions)
Cost for two: Rs. 4800
The feeling for this place is a party like. There are separate nooks for gatherings and now and again a few people assemble on the focal move floor. Music is lively, however, they generally play Punjabi remixes. The staff is extremely agreeable and courteous. One is recommended to try Seekh Kebab and Hummus.
Opening hours: 10 pm to 4 am
Address: Hotel The Royal Plaza, 19, Ashoka Road, Janpath, New Delhi - (Get Directions)
Cost for two: Rs. 2950
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A well-acclaimed American restaurant. The place has a wonderful view that boasts of a live entertainment and a classic view wherein one can enjoy drinks and have a great time. They also have a wonderful staff that provides a homely experience to its customers. They have high prices, but a total value for money. Recommended - Pizza, Saffron Pilaf, Banoffee Pie, Mocktails, Bruschettas, Chocolate Cake, Zucchini Chips.
Opening hours: 10 pm to 2 am
Address: D, Vasant Vihar, New Delhi - (Get Directions)
Cost for two: Rs. 2250
This plush club in hotel Suryaa is a top pick of party goers in the city. The place is buzzing with high energy till 3:00 AM. The music will have you bring out your best moves on the dance floor. They take utmost care of the crowd and you can be assured of that to say the least. They have a great bunch of DJ's and special nights during the week. It is a perfect place for a night out with your gang.
Opening hours: 9 pm to 3 am
Address: The Suryaa Hotel, New Friends Colony, New Delhi - (Get Directions)
Cost for two: Rs. 4450
Your go-to place for your happening weekend scenes - They've got the right ambiance, fantastic music, beautiful decor and everything you've been looking for in a nightclub. We promise an unforgettable night here as the lively environment will leave you awestruck. It's definitely one of the best nightclubs in Delhi - we just can't deny.
Opening hours: 12:30 pm to 1:00 am
Address: DLF Promenade Mall, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi - (Get Directions)
Cost for two: Rs. 2550
Q: Which are the best party hubs in Delhi-NCR?
A: Haus Khas Village, Nehru Place, SDA and Connaught Place
Q: Which are the best restaurants in Delhi-NCR?
A: Parikrama, Lodi - The Garden Restaurant, Seville - Claridges and ITC Bhukhara