Take A Look At The Kolkata's Best Sports Bars!
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It’s no secret that Kolkata is home to some of the best sports bars in the country. Fans of football, cricket, hockey, or any other sport will be thrilled to visit these places.

In this article, we’ll take a look at some of the best sports bars in town.

What to Look for When Choosing a Sports Bar

1.    Look for sports bars with big LED screens and a lively atmosphere that will make you want to stay and cheer on your team.

2.    Another important factor is the food and drink selection, so look for a bar that offers a wide selection of drinks and food that suits your taste.

3.    The last thing to consider is the location. Make sure the bar you choose is conveniently located and easily accessible. This will make it easier to get to and from the bar and will also ensure that the bar has a good crowd.

The Best Sports Bars in Kolkata (in no particular order)

1.    Aaira  

During the cricket season for the Indian Premier League, this high-end restaurant and bar is always busy. Intense drink specials are available during games along with their unique IPL menu. The ambience is warm and inviting. The cocktails are delicious, and the bar is well stocked.

Address: The Myx, 20G, Park St., Kolkata.

Best dishes: MurghRozali Kebab, Mint Gulab Jamun with Baked Cheesecake, and Pineapple Rabri.

Timings: 12 pm–3:30 pm; 6 pm–11:30 pm

How to get there: Just get to the Park Street neighborhood, and you’ll spot it immediately.

Price range (approximate): INR 1,200 for two people

2.    One Sports Lounge

The One Sports Lounge is a sports lover's paradise and a top spot in Kolkata's thriving nightlife scene. With nine 4K screens strung across the lounge bar, it features plush wooden interiors and routinely shows live matches.

Address: Ground Floor, Infinity Benchmark, Kolkata.

Best dish: Chinese chicken nachos.

Timings: 12 p.m.–11 p.m.

How to reach: conveniently located and easy to spot in Salt Lake City

Price range (approximate): For two people, budget around INR 1700.

3.    The Dugout

The interior of this bar was styled to resemble a football, and there are large screens that broadcast live football and cricket matches. The chairs are comfortable, you can enjoy smoking sheesha from flavoring hookahs, and there is a karaoke room to belt out some vocals. Their tasty Mexican, Italian, and Chinese fare is top-notch.

The cost for two people (including drinks) is around INR 800.

Address: 31 Sarat Bose Road, Kolkata

Best dishes: Beer, Mexican rice, white sauce pasta, and pizzas.

Timings: 12 p.m.–1 a.m.

How to Get There: The hotel is conveniently located and easy to reach, even during rush hour.

Price range (approximate): Two people can expect to spend around INR 1000 on dinner.

4.    Xrong Place

This Southern Avenue bar has the perfect atmosphere for a fun evening out thanks to its wooden furnishings, dim lighting, alcoholic beverages, and a pool table. Plus, they'll be showing football matches live to appease the city's legion of soccer fans.

Address: 25 Dr. Sarat Banerjee Road, Kolkata

Best dishes: Tangra-style chili pork; some chicken wings; some baked fish.

Timings: 11 am–11:30 pm 

To get there, simply take a bus, cab, or metro from Southern Ave. to Dr. Sarat Banerjee Rd.

Price range (approximate): A couple can expect to spend around INR 1200 here.

5.    Aqua

Enjoy a drink by the pool at The Park Hotel's lounge bar while watching the game on a large-screen TV. You can get anything you want to drink, and the cocktails are fantastic. In this establishment, you can choose from a variety of hookah flavors and enjoy a delightful and cozy viewing experience with a wide variety of delicious options on the menu.

Address: The Park Hotel, 17, Park St., Kolkata 

Best dishes: Roasted broccoli, pizza, and chicken nuggets.

Timings: 12 p.m.–4 p.m.; 6 p.m.–1 a.m.

Aqua is easily accessible if you are anywhere near the Asiatic Society in the Park Street neighborhood.

Price range (approximately): INR 3000 (with alcohol) for two people

6.    Five Mad Men

Everything you could want, from sheesha to snooker, tasty food to delicious cocktails, and a huge screen to a beautiful deck, can be found here. The art-industrial minimalist decor instantly transports guests to the tranquil atmosphere for which the venue is known. Inside the artsy, industrial, and spacious interior, you'll find a pool table, a big screen, a foosball table, and a PlayStation 4 console. Happy hours are Monday to Friday, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Address: 1st Floor, Omega Building, Salt Lake Electronics Complex, Bengal Intelligent Park Ltd., Kolkata

The best dishes are Sufiyani Paneer Tikka, Prawns Tossed in Chili Garlic Oil, and Peri Peri Pizza. 

Timings: 1 pm–12 am

How to reach it: Take a cab or auto right up to RDB Boulevard.

Price range (approximate): Two people can expect to spend around INR 2,000 on dinner.

Kolkata has some of the best sports bars in the country, and they are the perfect place to cheer on your team.