The Bar Is Open #3 – Pimple Saudagar, Pimple Nilakh, Pimpri

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Located in the heart of Pimple Saudagar, this place is truly the ‘Adda’ for all those who want to unwind after a hard days work. With its eclectic interiors, live music, and pocket-friendly menu, it is a neighbourhood favourite! They even host various events throughout the week ; Videogames on the big screen on Tharki Tuesdays, Karaoke on Wah Wah Wednesdays and a special treat for the IT professionals with Tech Thursdays!

Where: Shop 1, Rainbow Plaza, Near Shivar Garden, Pimple Saudagar
Price: 100- 350

Yolo Gastro Lounge

A rooftop restaurant with a breathtaking view, this place is great to visit during the day or at night. Its vast area and spacious seating makes it the perfect place for drinks with buddies; and for those looking to party, this place is equipped with a dance floor too! Sunday Brunch and BBQ and Summer Cooler festival, with a wide range of cocktails and spirits, are a great way to beat the heat! The place offers Continental, Mexican and Indian cuisines with the Paprika fish, YOLO Loaded nachos, Chicken Tikka and Fish and Chips being the highlights!

Where: 8th floor, Spot 18 Mall, Sai chowk, Rahatani Road, Pimple Saudagar
Price: 250-500


18 Degrees Resto Lounge

Spread across two floors and equipped with a huge dance floor, this place is a good choice for a night out with friends. Despite being on the costly side, the ambience and decor of this rooftop joint, more than make up for the steep prices. Known for its starters like Galouti Kebab, Paneer Tikka, this place is perfect for the kebab lovers! And ofcourse ,they provide a wide range of spirits to wash it down!

Where: 8th & 9th floor, Spot 18 Mall, Pimple Saudagar
Price: 200-600


This place not only has a unique name but also an equally unique décor. Providing both indoor as well as outdoor seating, Lollapalooza offers a wide range of pocket friendly drinks and starters. The in house DJ and live sports screenings have made it a popular hangout amongst sports enthusiasts! Thirsty Thursdays with Unlimited Draught beer and Happy Hours throughout the week are a blessing for those on a limited budget.

Where: Rooftop, Vision Gallerie , Near Kunal Icon Society, Pimple Saudagar
Price: 200-450

Empire Garden

If you’re looking for fish and beer, this is the place to go! Don’t be fooled by its simple ambience, the menu with its wide range of mouth-watering kebabs, gravies, biryanis and seafood, with generous portions, make up for the ambience. And how! They provide beer, a wide range of spirits at an affordable price and the best seafood in the area! Its Chicken Matka kebab, Fish Fry, Malwani Prawn Curry and Dum Biryani are the most popular dishes. Head down here if you’re looking for a cold beer and a hearty meal!

Where: 109/110, Opposite Anna Saheb Magar Stadium, Nehru Nagar, Pimpri
Price: 100-300


Copa Cabana

Tucked away from the hustle bustle of the city, Copa Cabana has a beautiful ambience with both indoor and outdoor seating. Be it a family dinner or a romantic date, this place provides for it all with separate seating for families, couples and even large groups. The poolside tables and personal cabanas give the place a dreamy and romantic vibe. The Chicken Satay, Khow Suey, Veg aftab and Cheesy home fries are a few of the most popular dishes from its elaborate multi cuisine menu. For a relaxing night of drinks and delicious food, Copa Cabana is the place to go!

Where: Next to Orange County, Wakad Road, Pimple Nilakh
Price: 200-500


Tim Luck Luck

The second you set foot in this place, you will be transported to Punjab! With its Khaats ( coir rope cot), bright coloured Takiyas ( cushions), live Jalebi counter, and punjabi music to groove to,it really gives you a Punjabi Dhaba feel. Sarson da saag, Tandoori Kukad, Dum Biryani and Gulaab jamun Angaare are some of their specialties! A large selection of spirits and some unique cocktails like Gadar Iced Tea, Balle in Amrika and Amritsari Mojito are the icing on the cake!

Where: Happy Thoughts Road, Opposite Akashganga Society, Pimple Saudagar
Price: 250-450


# Watch out for our next focus on Koregaon Park, Bund Garden, Kalyani Nagar and the outlet’s that serve spirits in the area.

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