Mcleod Ganj drinking and nightlife

Cafe in Mcleod Ganj

Café Budan

Relax with good coffee or choose from a dozen varieties of leaf-tea, serenaded by jazzy blues (think Etta James) under low-wattage ball-bulb lights in this enticing mini-cafe.
Cafe in Mcleod Ganj

Khaana Nirvana

Ideal for a sundowner, this easily missed spot above the HPTC Bank has sunset valley views and an almost Greek interior of rough whitewashed walls with trained creeper and plants growing from teapots.
Cafe in Mcleod Ganj

Om Cafe

Savour great yet inexpensive coffee from a Faema espresso machine or fresh squeezed fruit juices on a sunny, sunset-view terrace lined with potted plants.
Club in Mcleod Ganj

Seed Cafe

This metal-roofed bar-club has a grungy youth vibe enlivened by a dancy DJ soundtrack on a powerful sound system. On Saturday party nights there's typically a cover for men (₹200 to ₹300), women free.
Cocktail Bar in Mcleod Ganj


Though as much restaurant as bar, Labooze is nonetheless McLeod's most urban drinking den, with an engrossing cartoonesque ceiling mural and parts of a truck chassis protruding towards the bar stools. Fine views by …