Udaipur & Southern Rajasthan drinking and nightlife

Cafe in Udaipur

Jheel’s Ginger Coffee Bar & Bakery

This small but slick cafe by the water’s edge is on the ground floor of Jheel Palace Guest House. Large windows and a waterside sit-out afford good lake views, and the coffee is excellent. It also does a range of ca…
Juice Bar in Udaipur

Paps Juices

This bright-red spot is tiny but very welcoming, and a great place to refuel during the day with a shot of Vitamin C from a wide range of delicious juice mixes. If you want something more substantial, the various mu…
Bar in Mt Abu

Polo Bar

The terrace at the Jaipur Hotel, formerly the maharaja of Jaipur’s summer palace, is a dreamy place for an evening tipple, with divine views over the hills, lake and the town’s twinkling lights.
Bar in Udaipur

Sunset Terrace

On a terrace overlooking Lake Pichola, this bar is perfect for a sunset gin and tonic. It’s also a restaurant (mains ₹800 to ₹1500), with live music performed every night.
Cafe in Udaipur

Jaiwana Bistro Lounge

This modern, cool and clean cafe has espresso coffee and fresh healthy juices to help wash down the tasty bakery items and other main meals.
Cafe in Mt Abu

Café Coffee Day

A branch of the popular caffeine-supply chain. The tea and cakes aren’t bad either.
Bar in Udaipur

Panera Bar

Sink into plush sofas surrounded by huge mirrors, royal portraits and beautiful paintwork, or sit out by the pool and be served like a maharaja.