Punekars, the Great Indian Restaurant Festival (GIRF) is back and you cannot begin to guess how HUGE it is this year! Imagine this- 2000 restaurants across the country, offering flat 50% off on food, drinks and buffet, ALL of FEBRUARY… I know, right?!
Are there bars in the city which you’ve always wanted to visit with your squad but were worried about them creating a dent in your pocket? Me too! So, here’s our unmatched chance to be there and enjoy ourselves to the fullest without the experience costing high, Pune!
All you need to do is download the Dineout app, and only pay the reservation fee to book your spot at your favourite bar!
Finally, here’s a list of our favourite bars in the city, all very much aboard the festival train. Are you ready? Are you?! *waits for the drumroll to stop*
A warmly welcoming 5-star ambience with a well-stocked bar, Coffee to Cocktails Bar is one of the perfect spots to spend a relaxed evening in. Let’s go! 50% off alcohol, people!
Location – Phase 1, Hinjawadi Rajiv Gandhi Infotech Park
Better known as the beer heaven amongst us Punekars, The Beer Café houses some of the best brews in the city. Even if you aren’t a beer-chugger, there are a ton of heady cocktail concoctions to choose from!
Location – G-102, Ground Floor, Kapila Matrix, North Main Road, Koregaon Park Annexe
Have you even tried their Pauwa Cocktails?! Boy, oh boy, that stuff is to live for! Friendly staff, an eclectic, comfortable ambience and a “well-travelled” bar, Bombay Brasserie is a spot you absolutely must not miss this February!
Location – Nitesh Hub Mall, 37/4/2, North Main Road, Koregaon Park
We’ve all been to/know of Malaka Spice, better known for its delectable Asian cuisine served with a modern touch. But, did you know about their delicious and unusual cocktails? And, their wine list is totally unmatched. One of the top joints for a relaxing dine out experience!
Location – Lane 5, Koregaon Park
One of the city’s oldest and most-loved bar/lounge, 1 Lounge is Pune’s answer to the age-old question, “So where do you hangout to unwind and chill?” The ambience just calls for a fun squad/family outing comprising the yummiest cocktails’ selection!
Location – 81/1, Mundhwa Road, Koregaon Park
With doors open at two outlets in the city (Phoenix Market City and Nitesh Hub Mall), drinks at The Irish House is the most fun Irish experience! Rustic furniture, a well-stocked community bar, wooden kegs, community cocktails, all of the Irish works. Must visit for a splendid ol’ time!
Location – Phoenix Market City, Level 2, Viman Nagar & Nitesh Hub Mall, Koregaon Park
One of the oldest landmarks in Koregaon Park and a newly-opened outlet in Kharadi, Café 1730 offers the best of cocktails, and especially good Sangrias. Head over for a memorable family outing, or drinks with your buddies!
Location – Koregaon Park and Kharadi
A worldwide chain that serves Tex-Mex and the usual American cuisine, do not underestimate the cocktails at Chili’s. The place is well-known for its Southern-American style ambience and you don’t even need a special occasion to visit here; just a chilled-out place for a good time with friends over heady drinks!
Location – UG 49, Phoenix Market City Mall, Nagar Road, Viman Nagar
Only festive, Friyay vibes at TGI Friday’s! Beer, cocktails and totally lit nights at this place with a side of their specialty Chicken Wings is all you need for those wonderful memories. Let’s go, Squad!
Location – 3rd Floor, Seasons Mall, Magarpatta City, Magarpatta Police Station Road, Hadapsar
A cheerful indoor seating and gorgeous outdoor area, 212 All Day Café Bar is the spot for drinks after a shopping spree with your pals. The ambience will just keep calling you back for more and more of those relaxed evenings.
Location – G-53, Phoenix Market City, Nagar Road, Viman Nagar
Stellar live music, a huge coffee menu, and an even larger bar menu, head over especially for their unbeatable event nights with friends. And while you’re chugging beers and/or cocktails, do not miss a side of their delicious Onion Rings!
Location – Mulik Capital, Kalyani Nagar
While this amazing place is known to take you on a culinary journey across Northern India, especially Punjab, cocktails like the Achari Whiskey, Khatto Panna and the Indian LIIT, amongst so many others, is what keeps this place at the top of our must-visit bar list!
Location – 3rd Floor, Phoenix Market City, Viman Nagar
Coming from the same family as Malaka Spice, the beautiful setting of Tvum is just as perfect as the latter. This is just the spot you need for a family evening out; serene and gorgeous. Head over!
Location – Lane 13, Opposite Joggers Park, Kalyani Nagar
One of the better fine-dining places in Pune, The Square houses a lively bar with an array of delightful drinks and cocktails that are perfect to enjoy as you unwind. Head over for a memorable evening, Punekars!
Location – Weikfield IT City Infopark Survey No 30/3, Viman Nagar Road
One of the oldest authentic Asian cuisine places, Mainland China now has multiple outlets across the city. While you head here for your Asian food fix, don’t miss out on the amazing cocktails this place has to offer- some of them being the Mojitos, Vodkatinis and the Bubbles’ selections.
Location – Dhole Patil Road, Senapati Bapat Road, Amanora Mall
What’s more? Save big on these exclusive offers all through February!
Airtel – Airtel Payments Bank is the lead sponsor and is providing additional 100% cashback on the booking fee for the customers when they pay via Airtel Payments Bank.
Pepsi – Get 50% off the menu price of Pepsi at 400 select GIRF participating restaurants across 8 cities.
William Lawson – Get a complimentary drink of William Lawson’s Whisky for each guest at 100 select GIRF participating restaurants across 5 cities.
Dineout is the country’s largest table reservation service with currently seating over 5 Lac Diners in over 3500 restaurants/bars per month. Through the Dineout app, you can make your reservations, save money as well as time, and discover the best and new amazing places to dine out at! Let’s get downloading!
Enjoy these awesome max deals this Foodruary, Punekars! Dining out does not get any better than this! #LetsDineout