From gourmet Tiramisu Martinis to tangy Kala Khatta Margaritas, we bring you the coolest Mumbai bars and lounges that serve up breathtaking views of the Arabian sea alongside an impressive cocktail list that will ensure a heady wedding sundowner party!
1. Mahi and Salt Water Pool, JW Marriott Juhu
Imagine sipping your favorite cocktails by the lovely pool at the exclusive JW Marriott, Juhu. The newly launched banquet space - Mahi and Salt Water Pool offer a beautiful outdoor setting which can accommodate around 500 guests. Bharat Ratanpal, Director of Sales and Marketing at JW Marriott Mumbai Juhu adds, "Our newly launched banquet space - Mahi and Salt Water Pool are located in close proximity to the Juhu beach. Both the spaces have a lot of character, complete with the backdrop of the Arabian Sea, gorgeous sunset views, views of the lotus pond and gardens. At the same time, these areas are quite exclusive since they are tucked away near the right wing of the hotel maintaining privacy of the guests."
2. AER Lounge & Bar, 34th Floor, Four Seasons Hotel, Worli
If you want to enjoy a relaxed vibe in a luxurious lounge setting, then the AER Lounge & Bar on the 34th floor of the Four Seasons Hotel in Mumbai would be the best destination. Hugely famous for its open air sundowners and bespoke cocktail and wine list, this place is a lovely oasis in the middle of the bustling city and can accommodate 84 people in standing, and can extend upto 225 pax. Hotel Manager Jasjit Assi shares, "AER Lounge & Bar is perfect for Open Air Sundowners with a bespoke cocktail list and interesting Wines By Glass at a one plus one offer. The vibe at the lounge starts with an easy and relaxed pre-dinner drinks mood, which then amplifies as the evening progresses with deep house and upbeat music, making this the quintessential party place in the city."
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3. Gauri Point & Renaissance Gardens, Renaissance Mumbai Convention Centre Hotel, Powai
Surrounded by lush greenery, the Renaissance Gardens and Gauri Point are two alfresco settings in the hotel that overlook the serene Powai Lake. Soak in some golden rays of the sun at this impeccable outdoor venue which can host up to 1600 people seating (depending on the size of the stage) and a maximum floating crowd of 2000 people.
Kala Khatta Margarita
Tikha Peru Cocktail
Mumbai Expresso Martini
4. ASILO, St Regis, Lower Parel
ASILO (A-sea-lo) meaning 'haven' in Spanish is situated on the 40th floor of The St Regis Mumbai. Apart from being the highest rooftop venue in the city commanding breathtaking views of the Mahalaxmi racecourse, it also offers a top-notch sophisticated ambiance thanks to its luxe interiors and Mediterranean accents. Spanning 6,500 feet, it can host up to 160 people.
Grey Goose Golden Dusk
Grey Goose Martini
5. Swey, Atria The Millennium Mall, Worli
Watch the sunset and unwind with a glass of bubbly and close buddies in one of Swey’s eclectic gazebos, pergolas and private deck that offers some magnificent views of the Bandra-Worli sea link. If you are hosting a very intimate sundowner bash with up to 150 guests, then this place would be best.
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6. Luna Nudo, St Regis, Lower Parel
The infusion themed resto-bar is located on the 37th floor of The St Regis Mumbai - which means patrons get to enjoy amazing views of the Mumbai skyline. What’s more, it runs special offers between 4 pm to 8 pm and can accommodate up to 200 people for a beautiful evening sundowner party.
7. Estella, Nichani Kuttir Building, Juhu
At Estella, you just cannot miss the outer beach deck that showcases the coastal beauty of Mumbai. Overlooking the buzzing Juhu beach, the stylish restaurant is fit for a large party and can accommodate a seating capacity of 140-150 people and standing capacity of 400-450 people. It also serves lip-smacking Australian cuisine along with special sundowner cocktails.
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8. MasalaBar 21 Carter Road, Bandra
If you favor an offbeat setting, complete with an edgy, sea-facing backdrop, then MasalaBar would be it! It is the only candle-lit culinary concept, offering a first-of-its-kind, intimate experience to its guests. Its cobalt interiors are juxtaposed with reflective mirrors, making it perfect for quirky sundowner bar that can house up to 70 people.
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9. SKYY Resto Lounge & Bar, Ramada Powai Hotel And Convention Centre, Powai
Surrounded by the beautiful Powai lake, greenery and based in one of the most beautiful urban developments in the country - Powai, this rooftop lounge and bar can accommodate up to 150 people. It's perfect for a romantic evening or a sundowner gathering where guests can enjoy the view of the surrounding hills, picture-perfect greenery and interesting cocktails.
10. Gadda Da Vida, Novotel Hotel, Juhu
Overlooking the scenic waters of the Arabian Sea, Gadda Da Vida is a chic seafront lounge situated inside the Novotel Hotel in Juhu. Christened after American Rock Band Iron Butterfly’s half-hour opus ‘Gadda Da Vida’, it offers views of stunning sunsets over the Arabian Sea, and can accommodate up to 144 people.
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11. Kikis Cafe & Deli, Alibaug
Located hours away from Mumbai, Kikis Café & Deli in Alibaug is a charming, colorful paradise that offers casual dining. Situated next to the Arabian sea, it offers shaded spaces which can accommodate upto 125 people inside as well as their outdoor area. We can easily see a fun sundowner mehndi bash with a sarong dress code being hosted here.
Pink Peru Margherita