Rajasthan drinking and nightlife

Top Choice Cafe in Jaipur

Curious Life

The latest coffee trends brew away in this showcase of Indian hipster-hood. Single-origin, espresso, French press, AeroPress, V60 pour over – you name it, and you'll find it brewing here among the predominantly 20-s…
Top Choice Cafe in Jaipur


This famous, much-imitated institution is a simple place that whips up fabulous, creamy lassis in clay cups. Get here early to avoid disappointment! Will the real Lassiwala please stand up? It’s the one that says ‘S…
Top Choice Cafe in Jodhpur

Shri Mishrilal Hotel

Just inside the southern gate of Sardar Market, this place is nothing fancy, but whips up the most superb creamy makhania lassis. These are the best in town, probably in all of Rajasthan, possibly in all of India.
Top Choice Cafe in Jodhpur

Cafe Sheesh Mahal

Coffee drinkers will enjoy the precious beans and the care that is bestowed on them at the deliciously air-conditioned Cafe Sheesh Mahal. And if you're feeling hungry the pancakes here are gaining legendary status.
Top Choice Bar in Jaipur

Bar Palladio

This cool bar-restaurant boasts an extensive drinks list and an Italian food menu (mains ₹350 to ₹400). The vivid blue theme of the romantic Orientalist interior flows through to candlelit outdoor seating, making th…
Cafe in Jaisalmer

Bhang Shop

Jaisalmer’s licensed Bhang Shop is a simple, unpretentious place. The magic ingredient is bhang: cannabis buds and leaves mixed into a paste with milk, ghee and spices. As well as lassi, it also does a range of bhan…
Cafe in Jodhpur

Stepwell Cafe

This delightful modern cafe with espresso coffee, cakes and Italian dishes sits on one side of the wonderfully restored step-well, Tunwarji ka Jhalra. It's a great place to relax and contemplate the time when step-w…
Cocktail Bar in Jaipur

F Bar & Lounge

Glamorous F Bar is modelled on (excuse the pun) Fashion TV – a mix of fashion, music and art. There are DJs nightly and occasionally there's a weekend cover charge of around ₹3500 per couple (which includes limited …
Club in Jaipur


This popular spot is spread over three levels, including the rooftop, which boasts great views of the city. There's ample seating, good food (mains ₹225 to ₹400), a DJ and a dance floor. It's more of a restaurant du…
Cafe in Jaipur

Café Coffee Day

The franchise that successfully delivers espresso to coffee addicts, as well as the occasional creamy concoction and muffin, has several branches in Jaipur. In addition to this one, sniff out the brews at Paris Poin…