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No One Can Beat These 11 Restaurants When It Comes To Live Music Gigs

By Sonam Satija

Updated - July 20, 2018 6 min read

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Want to go to a place that will keep your stomach, tongue, and ears happy? Check out these 11 restaurants that will charm you with their live music sessions AND their food.


1. Flying Saucer

With beautiful interiors and a breezy outdoor seating arrangement, this place makes you drool over it. The ambiance here is very lively with live music and cricket screening. You've got to visit thiis restaurant if sufi music and punjabi songs are on you hit list.

flying saucer

Highlights: Outdoor Seating, Live Screening, Well-lit Ambiance

Recommended: Loaded Nachos, Hakka Noodles, Alfredo Pasta, Chicken Shawarma

Cost For Two: Rs. 1650

Cuisine: Italian, Thai, Fast Food

Address: Nehru Place


2. Uncultured Cafe And Bar

With spacious premises divided into a lounge, a sunlit indoor area, an open terrace, and a charming rooftop cafe, this joint is the destination of choice for a variety of needs, ranging from booze-fuelled parties to quiet romantic brunches. The menu offers well-curated choices from Chinese, Continental, and Italian cuisines, amongst others, and also includes an extensive liquor catalog and refreshing Hookah varieties. It's one of the trending restaurants when it comes to attending an amazing live music night.


Highlights: Open Air Seating, Multi-Cuisine, Sunlit Indoor Area

Recommended: Butter Chicken Croquettes, Chilli Paneer, and Mushroom Cappuccino

Cost For Two: Rs. 1500

Cuisine: American, Desserts, Finger Food, Mexican, Middle Eastern, Salad

Address: Kailash Colony


3. Hard Rock Cafe

The favorite destination for tourists, hard-working professionals, and cosmopolitan residents looking to have a fantastic time. From hand-crafted drinks to savory dishes, flavor always takes center stage at Hard Rock Cafe. It also features an ever-changing collection of music memorabilia from all over the world. Choose from their selection of menu items including handmade entrees infused with local flavors, classic starters, burgers, and salads. Whatever menu item you choose is sure to be legendary.

hard rock cafe

Highlights: Handcrafted Drinks, Decor, Exquisite Meals, Live Performances

Recommended: Penne Arabiata Pasta, French Fries, Jumbo Combo Non-Veg

Cost For Two: Rs. 2450

Cuisine: Mexican, Mediterranean 

Address: Saket


4. The Piano Man Jazz Club

This is a beautiful cafe to spend some quality time with friends and loved ones while enjoying the live Jazz music their band plays. They are known for their beautiful set-up, pleasing to eyes. The entire place has dim lightning with wooden furniture and serene ambiance. It hosts plenty of cultural activities like open mic, slam poetry, band performances etc. There is a mesmerizing balcony seating with a very cozy arrangement, perfect for dating. The staff is extremely cordial and attentive. 

piano man

Highlights: Jazz Music, Famous Artists, Serene Ambience, Cultural Activities

Recommended: Coconut Prawn, Pepperoni Pizza, Nachos, Fried Zucchini Grilled Jerk Chicken, Veggie Pizza, Whisky Sour

Cost For Two: Rs. 1800

Cuisine: Italian, American, Mexican

Address: Safdarjung


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5. Lock & Key

Lock & Key is the best place to chill with your chums over a beer. While they offer a variety of cuisines, Lock & Key actually brings in the crowd with their richly flavored pasta and pizzas that go great with their peppy live acts. This place has people coming back for more because of their live music performances - What are you waiting for?


Highlights: Contemporary Setup, Jazz Music, Innovative Bar

Recommended: Purple Haze Crab, Cake, Cheesecake, Chocolava

Cost For Two: Rs. 1750

Cuisine: European, North Indian, American, Desserts, Continental

Address: DLF Phase 4, Gurgaon


6. Nukkad Cafe And Bar

With a mesmerizing ambiance fuelled by beautiful wooden furniture, hanging light bulbs, quirky graffiti, an amazing outdoor seating, and live musical performances, this cafe is a cute delight in the market. The place is just perfect, be it for a friends' hangout, a romantic date or just a casual outing. 


Highlights: Quirky Decor, Musical Performances, Sufi Music

Recommended: Kala Khatta Banta, Keema Pav, Dahi Ke Kebab, and Mutton Rogan Josh

Cost For Two: Rs. 1250

Cuisine: Chinese, Cafe

Address: SDA Market


7. Maquina

Taking care of hunger pangs till as late as 1:00 AM, Maquina is a casual dining restaurant serving Continental preparations. A highly-rated place in Hauz Khas Village, it is praised for its timely service and is a nice joint to visit when one is looking to satiate hunger pangs with tasty, hygienic food at reasonable prices.


Highlights: Beautiful Ambiance, Appetizing Meals

Recommended: Enchiladas Paneer, Tikka Sunday Brunch, Chicken Nachos, Spinach Steak

Cost For Two: Rs. 1850

Cuisine: Continental, Italian, American 

Address: Haus Khas Village


8. Elation

Taking care of hunger pangs till as late as 1:00 AM, Elation is a casual dining restaurant serving Continental, North Indian preparations. A highly-rated place in Greater Kailash (GK) 1, it is praised for its timely service and is a nice joint to visit when one is looking to satiate hunger pangs with tasty, hygienic food at reasonable prices.


Highlights: Buffet, Pirate Theme

Recommended: Veg Burger, Chicken Sandwich, Chilli Chicken

Cost For Two: Rs. 1550

Cuisine: North Indian, Continental, Mughlai, Asian

Address: Greater Kailash 1


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9. Ministry Of Beer

Not, in any way, associated with the government, this is a ministry that every booze-lovers cherishes. With mesmerizing, beautifully decorated and well-furnished premises, the joint presents an indoor as well as outdoor seating space carrying a mind-blowing ambiance. On the menu are delicious multi-cuisine preparations, a wide range of beer and other liquor choices. On top of that, cordial services and reasonable pricing easily justify the high ratings it gets.

ministry of beer

Highlights: Multi-cuisine, Decor, Liquor Choices, Mindblowing Ambiance

Recommended: Palak Patta Chaat, Butter Chicken, and Sangria

Cost For Two: Rs. 1500

Cuisine: European, Continental

Address: Sector 29 - Gurgaon


10. Cocktails And Dreams

With their cozy ambiance, delicious food and fun live music performances, Cocktails and Dreams promise to keep your spirits up while you’re under their roof with their never-ending menu and exquisite dishes.

cocktails and dreams

Highlights: Themed Wall Decor, Cozy Ambiance

Recommended: Calamari Kaffir, Nachos

Cost For Two: Rs. 2550

Cuisine: American, Italian, Mexican

Address: Sector 15, Gurgaon


11. Sutra

A casual dining restaurant that serves Mediterranean, European, American, and North Indian food. The place has both, indoor and outdoor seating. The staff is hospitable and the service is quick. The items are authentic fresh.  The ambiance is perfect for having memorable conversations with friends, and the live music is top notch.


Highlights: Outdoor Seating, Multi-cuisine, Authentic Food Items

Recommended: Desi Quesadillas, Mushroom Tokri

Cost For Two: Rs. 2350

Cuisine: North Indian, Continental, Mughlai, Asian

Address: DLF Cybercity, Gurgaon


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