The Single Malt And Co.
Located in the central lobby of the plush Hyatt Regency, Single Malt And Co is an elegant bar for after-work mingling and drinks. You can go at The Single Malt and Co for one of the stiffest, cleanest, tastiest liquors which are the perfect setting to unwind and relax. This bar and lounge provides with a wide range of Single Malt whiskeys and liquors which is counted to 28 Single malts alone.
Rating (Zomato): 4 Must-Haves: Mezze Sampler, Calamari fritti, Bolognese pizzetta, Dalwhinnie, Clynelish Cost For Two: ₹1950 Address: Hyatt Regency, Weikfield IT Park, Nagar Road, Viman Nagar, Pune
If you’re someone who likes to chill with a drink after a long hard day at work, perhaps in the company of similarly weary work colleagues or your friends, Swig is the ideal place for you to go. Try their signature cocktail, the liquid cocaine, a combination of champagne, vodka, Bacardi and Red Bull. An outdoor seating area with a telephone box reminiscent of Doctor Who, bare brick walls and a foosball table, swig has scored on keeping it simple and classy.
Rating (Zomato): 4.1 Must-Haves: Chilly Apricot Prawns, Cheese stuffed Lamb meatball Cost For Two: ₹1,400 Address: 392-A, Mahale Plot, Gokhale Nagar, Senapati Bapat Road, Pune
Any Punekar feels just a little bit nostalgic at the mention of 1000 Oaks, because it seems like this fine establishment has been around for ages! It was originally a bungalow which was later converted into a resto bar, and has a wonderful ambiance with a vibrant crowd. It features an outside seating area where full meals are served while the bar area inside serves only bar snacks along with the drinks.
Rating (Zomato): 4.1 Must-Haves: Death by Chocolate, Jager Bomb, Babycorn Khumb Masala Cost For Two: ₹1300 Address: 2417, Near HDFC Bank, Camp, East Street, Pune
4. Elephant & Co.
Ask anyone in Pune for a good bar to hang out at, Elephant & Co. is always on their list. The place has some eye-catching decor with boards games like football inside. With cute neon origami elephants hanging down from the makeshift ceiling to the table around the tree, this place is casual and fun all at once.
Rating (Zomato): 4.3 Must-Haves: Mushroom Crepe Pasta Fish Nachos Cost For Two: ₹1950 Address: 456, Goodwill Enclave 5, Kalyani Nagar, Pune
A fun-filled and colourful hangout spot, Hoppipola is a great place to meet up with friends and enjoy a game or two. The name literally translates to ‘jumping in puddles’, the place has a wonderful setup with plenty of board games, enchanting ambience and beautiful lighting all around.
Rating (Zomato): 4.4 Must-Haves: White Sauce Pasta, Chocolate Brownie and Cheese Paneer Pizza Cost For Two: ₹1600 Address: ITI Park, Behind Mainland China, Aundh, Pune