After a long tiring day of exploring the world of cinema, you will need a place to wind down and relax with your friends over a beer and some music. Bringing to you 5 amazing places that have left a mark on the nightlife scene in Goa. Each of these pubs has its own charisma and a unique concept that will leave you awe struck.
What else is exciting is the fact that each of these pubs has a special offer only for IFFI delegates. So why wait? Let’s dive right in!
1.Jospeh’s Bar & Taco Bab
Fantastic little place with great local beers, Joseph’s Bar is a beautifully restored, classic Goan taverna. Situated in a tiny room in a 100 year old Portuguese house, Joseph Bar is a great place to end your walk around the Fontainhas. It serves simple mixed drinks and is a great place to come either with friends or alone. Enjoy the nice atmosphere and friendly guest in this picturesque part of the city.
Location:- Jospeh’s Bar & Taco Bab
Timings:- 6 PM to 1 AM
Must Try: Indian Pale Ale
Average Cost: ₹200 for two people drinks(approx.) Cash and Cards accepted
2. Soro – The Village Pub
The ambience & the music is just the perfect way that every person desires to experience. And Soro is the right place for it. ‘Sorro’ in Konkani means alcohol and their spotlight bar draws your attention as soon as you enter the place. Situated in a rather isolated area and gives you a village like experience this place has its own charm with a band playing some amazing soft rock music. Try out their Soro Chicken Finger which is their speciality.
Location:- Soro- The Village Pub
Timings:- 12 Noon to 1 AM
Must Try: Nachos, Onion Rings, Chicken Fingers,Salami Pizza, Bruschettas
Average Cost: ₹1,200 for two people (approx.) Cash and Cards accepted
A venture by SinQ Hospitality, Showbar is a classic retro pub that showcases a unique spin to Goa’s creative expression in culture and cuisine. With its splendid interior it gives you a feel of Art Deco style of Retro 30’s. Showbar offers it’s favourites include Pizza Fries, Cheezy Pav Bhaji Fondue, Lamb Ghee Roast and a yummy Indian take on Risotto. Do visit this place as it’s ability to organize parties and getting Goa’s top notch DJ’s is certainly not to be missed out.
Timings:- 7 PM to 1 AM
Must Try: Modern Indian
This Uber cool lounge located in the heart of Panaji has a class of its own. A snazzy joint with a large selection of drinks and a limited range of appetisers that caters to your every tipple related desire with beautifully curated interiors provide you with a comfortable spot to enjoy your drink. The Staff ensures to give you a one of a kind experience away with it’s ambience and food along with drinks. If you are feeling adventurous, go and order yourself a bottle of any liquor, you don’t have to finish it all on the same night, but can lock it in their vault for later consumption all at retail price.
Location:- Lounge Terminal
Timings:- 12 Noon to 3 PM, 7:30 PM to 12 Midnight
Must Try: Cocktails & IMFL at MRP
Average Cost: ₹1,500 for two people (approx.) with alcohol Cash and Cards accepted.
5. SinQ Beach Club
SinQ is an experience you wouldn’t want to miss out on! Located at Sinquerim, SinQ attracts the elite crowd from Goa as well as from all over the India. The outdoor bar and lounge (and pool!) with private cabanas are just some of the many bonuses of this place. Equipped with great music and scrumptious food, SinQ Beach club is the ideal location for a swanky night out.
Location: Opposite Taj Holiday Village, Candolim
Timings:- 7 pm to 5 am
Average Cost: ₹2,000 for two people (approx.) with alcohol Cash and Cards accepted.
Be sure to check out these pubs & clubs and avail some very exciting discount offers. All you need to do is flash your delegate ID card of IFFI and ask the waiter.
So, Which one are you planning to visit? Do let us know your favourite pick from the lot! Share it with your delegate friends and spread the word. Because you know, Happiness is only real when shared.