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As the name alludes, The Biere Club is one of the prime brew pubs in the city, and warrants a visit, even if you aren't much of a beer drinker. Its near-whimsical wall paintings, dim-lighting and lively atmosphere, makes it a hit amongst the city's young beer enthusiasts. Featuring a rather impressive collection of European-inspired brews as well as classic Indian beers, this pub is certain to have a drink that suits your taste. Along with its spectacular drinks menu, the pub also boasts an impressive food menu that includes classic burgers, spaghetti, and pizzas.
Created out of the need of space at its first location, Pecos on Brigade Road is a wildly popular pub spread over a sprawling space of four floors. While the first floor is dominated by arresting artwork by graphic novelist George Mathun, the second floor pays ode to several artists. The best part of the pub is reserved for the fourth floor, where patrons can relax on a serene terrace patio with a drink.
One of the mainstays in Bangalore's pubbing scene, Arbor Brewing Company India, or as the locals call it 'ABC' is a popular watering hole that an array of original homebrews that are sure to tantalize your palates. Food is also offered here with their menu mainly consisting of small plates and delicious pub grubs. The ambiance is vibrant and full of life with ample seating space for guests. Mainly frequented by youngsters, this place is known for their flaming chicken, phat abbot, mac and cheese, and pasta.
Windsor Pub is one of the most popular hangouts for the hip and young crowd. Frequented by locals and tourists alike, this pub invites patrons in a lively ambiance to savor delicious food and tempting drinks. The pub's laid back ambiance and minimalist decor is perfect for those who want to unwind after a hectic and tiring week at work. Located inside the Koduva Samaja Building, this pub serves a nice mix of starters and mains that are predominantly from the Indian cuisine. Their seafood preparations are recommendable as well. As for the drinks, the cocktails are simply tantalizing and the libations are worth every penny. The service is prompt and friendly.
The Polo Club bar at The Oberoi is a tribute to the legacy of the polo-playing princes in India. The walls of the bar are adorned with paintings and photographs of the game in action. Polo Club has a seating capacity for around 120 people including the poolside tables. Smoking is permitted outside, as there are separate tables placed for regulars who wish to do so. Liquor laws are stringent in Bengaluru therefore, alcohol cannot be served beyond the closing time of the bar. Draught beer is the most popular drink in the bar and besides being a place for corporate meetings, families visit the Polo Club for a nice Sunday Brunch. There is also a poolside menu for the guests who wish to sip some aperitif while splashing in the water.
Dublin in the ITC Windsor is an attractive watering hole for those who'd like to indulge in some free-spirited conversations over drinks. This pub has an authentic Irish ambiance and attracts well-heeled locals, businessmen, and tourists. The pub grub is delicious and so are the creatively concocted cocktails. With good company, these drinks just seem to disappear off the table. When in a playful mood, one also has the option to test one's skills at the pool table. While the hotel manifests obvious influences from the British culture, the Irish way here in 'Dublin' has its own curious charm that goes down well with regulars who keep coming back for more.
Purple Haze is an Utopian dream for rock fans. As soon as you enter you will be welcomed by the sounds of the likes of Jimi Hendrix, Ozzy, Three Doors Down among many others. It happens to be a regular party destination for the youth of the city. The space isn't very large but the interiors are in sync with the rock n roll era. Bright multi-colored lights, TV screens airing rock videos and comfortable seating area contribute immensely to the ambiance. Visit only if it suits your taste.
Located in Indiranagar, this quirky two-level gastropub is wildly popular with the city's denizens, both for its extensive menu as well as weekly events. Choose from a well-rounded menu of drinks that features everything from beer, vodka, and gin to whiskey, liqueurs, and wines. To balance all the booze, there is a fine menu of tapas and small plates, as well as soups, burgers, sandwiches and Asian-inspired mains. The decor is industrial chic, with a hint of funk and whimsy.
Perched on the busy Sarjapur Road, Big Brewsky is a trendy space to enjoy some of the finest craft beers and divergent fare. Brewsky's chic interiors are easily its main draw, with those no-frills sitting booths laid over stonework floors and the quaint alfresco space decked up with colorful dining tables creating a homey ambiance. Its vibrant décor aside, the brew pub offers an exciting menu of specialty craft brews and inventive global grub like finger food, continental, Italian, Indian and Thai, thus luring in guzzlers and gourmands alike. The serene pond-side setting is an idyllic spot for an intimate meal, while the buzzy pub area offers a spacious dance floor for revelers. In the heart of the city, Big Brewsky comes across as a refreshing break from the clutter of over-crowded fine-dining restaurants and noisy pubs.