Tamarind Tequila Or Bloody Mary, Get Sloshed Responsibly At These Budget Bars In Chennai

Aasha posted on 26 June

Drinks with some co-workers (or yourself)? If this is an every Friday night thing, don’t worry. We know how expensive some bars in Chennai can be, so here’s a list of the top budget bars in the city. Drinking is now sorted. (If you're looking for the best drinking deals and happy hours from Monday To Sunday, you're welcome.)

Hoppipola

Drinks starting INR 99, um, you must visit Hoppipola, one of the most affordable bars in Chennai. They’ve got cocktails, ‘edible’ shots, crafted Hoppipola specials, and tons of beer and wine to choose from. Drink at this budget bar without emptying your wallet! 

Bars

The Spring Hotel, 11, Kodambakkam High Road, Nungambakkam, Chennai

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Big Bang Theory

With drinks starting from INR 185, choose from shooters, sangria, beer, whisky, rum, and wine infused with Oreo, red chillies, and fresh fruits at Big Bang Theory. They’ve got some whacky names for combinations and are known for their R.A.I.N.B.O.W Shots. 

Bars

Brown Star Boutique Hotel, 2/25, Dr. Ambedkar Road, Kodambakkam, Chennai

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Sera

Known for their famed lunch combos which come with drinks and are priced from INR 349. Sera is definitely a budget bar in Chennai. They’ve got all the classics - Bloody Mary, Sex On The Beach, and Long Island Iced Tea and a ton of beer, wine, and rum-based drinks to choose from. 

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Ampa Skywalk Mall, 3rd Floor, Poonamalee High Road, Aminjikarai, Chennai

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US 101

Popularly known as a great sports bar in Chennai, US 101 is also the place for budget and affordable drinks in Chennai. Their Whiskey is priced from INR 125 and you can try tequila cocktails, gin, rum, flamers and shooters with both domestic and imported alcohol starting INR 250. Be a sport and give this budget bar a try. Click here if you want to know the best sports bars in Chennai. 

Bars

GLM Meridian Hotel, 1st Floor, 80 A, Chevalier Sivaji Ganesan Salai, South Boag Road, T. Nagar, Chennai

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Glee

Choose from an extensive menu with wine, vodka, gin, whisky, and cocktails starting INR 185 at Glee. If you’re looking for budget bars in Chennai, check this out, as their happy hours are also great. Their margaritas, martinis, shooters, shots, and tiki cocktails have sugar, spice, and everything nice! 

Bars

65/5, Murugesan Naicker Complex, Greams Road, Thousand Lights, Nungambakkam, Chennai

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Paddington

Another super affordable bar in Chennai, Paddington is winning for its price range. Get rum, gin, brandy, wine, and draught beer starting just INR 90. They are known for screening popular sporting events, especially the IPL. Paddington looks a bit shady, but if it is budget drinks you’re looking for, this is definitely the place.

Lounges

132, Chamiers Road, Nandanam, Chennai

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Watson’s

In addition to their yum food and cool decor, Watson’s also has drinks starting INR 200. Whether you want gin or vodka, you can get ‘em all here. While they’ve got all kinds of whiskey (Irish, Bourbon & Tenessee), rum, and wine, don’t forget to try their Tamarind Tales which will get you high with a tinge of puli and their Thai Golgappas. 

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Bars

90, Gopathi Narayana Chetty Road, Thyagaraya Nagar, Chennai

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