Salt Lake's City Centre Mall has one very stylish and modern lounge where you can enjoy, having dinner and drinks. Live music and DJ's can be seen and heard as well.

Address: City Centre Mall, 6th Floor, Sector 2 , City Centre Mall - Salt Lake, Kolkata


A quite new location (2010) where you might find a younger audience who loves to party. A very big club with the longest bar in town. The basement provides hookah and coffee shop experience. The party will upstairs on the dance floor.

Address: 31 Shakespeare Sarani, Jasmine Tower, HSBC Building. Ph: (33) 2290-3648.

Opening Hours:  6 p.m. until 12.30 a.m.


The plush is new to the city although located in an old victorian building at Astor Hotel. In this bar you can have good food and drinks including cocktails. There is not much of Bollywood music, but hiphop, techno and house. Try the "Cosmo Pitcher" drink! Although not the biggest location it is always crowded.

Address: The Astor Hotel, 15, Ground Floor, The Astor Hotel - Shakespeare Sarani


This lounge in Bhowanipur serves all kinds of drinks if you like. The atmosphere is stylish in black/red, many young and stylish people can be found here.

Address: Forum Mall, 10/3, 4th Floor, Lala Lajpat Rai Sarani, Elgin Road


This retro-stylish bar located at The Park hotel might serve the best cocktails in town and reminds the visitors of the Sixties or Seventies. You may chill out at the upper floor, while listening to DJ's downstairs.

Address: The Park Hotel, 17 Park Street. Ph: (33)2249-9000.

Opening Hours: Monday to Thursday, 4 p.m. until midnight. Friday and Saturday, 4 p.m. until 1.30 a.m.


The Shisha that can be found in the Inorbit shopping mall with a nice view at the 5th floor is Kolkata's first hookah bar and very popular since 2003. The decoration is exotic and cosy. Today, the bar was renamed into SHISHA REINCARNATED. Besides Bollywood songs visitors will like electronic lounge music as well.

Address: Inorbit Mall, 5th Floor, D Block, 22 Camac Street. Ph:(33)2281-1313.

Opening Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday, 6 p.m. until midnight. Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, 6 p.m. until 2 a.m.


This British pub like location that belongs to The Park hotel is probably one of the most famous spots to visit if you wish to experience Kolkata nightlife. The atmosphere is great with cover bands playing live music while having a drink and some chat.

Address: The Park Hotel, 17 Park Street. Ph: (33)2249-9000.

Opening Hours: Monday to Thursday, 4 p.m. until midnight. Friday to Sunday, 4 p.m. until 2 a.m. There are happy hours until 8.30 p.m. on weekdays.


Once again located at The Park, the Tantra is the biggest dicotheque in Kolkata. Although the hype seems to be over, the club remains popular. Two levels, two bars and a huge dance floor. International DJ's can be found at the weekends performing at Tantra.

Address: The Park Hotel, 17 Park Street. Ph: (33)2249-9000.

Opening Hours: Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m. until 2 a.m. Thursday, 8 p.m. to midnight. Sunday, 5 p.m. until midnight. Closed Monday and Tuesday.


The Hotel Hindusthan International presents one of the smaller, but very famous nightclubs in Kolkata. The Underground has a small dancing area, but that is always crowded and with an outstanding atmosphere. But aware that couples only are allowed to enter that area. Bollywood remixes are popular, and you might have some cocktails and even some delicious food.

Hotel Hindusthan International, 235/1, Lobby Level , Hotel Hindusthan International - AJC Bose Road