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When it comes to Sufi music, our city sure can present a show. Here’s our list of Delhi’s Sufi nights where you can indulge in the mystique and vivacity of this great culture and its music.

LBB’s Loving

1 Boulevard

Reader’s Vote

Shalom

Lighthouse 13

Offering some delicious Mediterranean and North African food, we suggest you enjoy their Sufi nights with a side of their sumptuous paella. Their open terrace is a great place to unwind; you can also check out the live grill and pasta section. At times, they also play works of Sufi poets like Rumi, Hafiz, Bulleh Shah and Khwaja Ghulam Farid. In fact, they also do faster numbers if you’re looking for a night out on the town.

When: Wednesdays

Where: 13, 1st Floor, MGF Metropolitan Mall, Saket, New Delhi

Nearest Metro Station: Malviya Nagar

Price: INR 2,300 for two {approx.}

Contact: +91 9650622113, +91 9811883202, +91 9811889212

S-Bar

Their trendy decor, as well as delicious selection of Middle Eastern tapas including Kibbeh, Cheese Sambosik, Falafel, and Babaganoush makes this a great place to relax after work. DJ Pankaj plays some serene tracks that help you unwind.

When: Wednesdays and Fridays

Where:  N 18, N Block Market, Greater Kailash 1

Nearest Metro Station: Kailash Colony

Price: INR 2,000 for two {approx.}

Contact: 011 41032280

Story Unfolds

Of course Sufi music matches perfectly with the Garden of 5 Senses. And we can’t think of a better place to enjoy it, with some good food and shisha, than at Story Unfolds. They also have a variety of tasty Mughlai dishes. Psst, we definitely recommend the Oreo Mousse Cake.

When: Wednesdays

Where: S8 & S9, Gate 3, The Garden of Five Senses, Saiyad Ul Ajaib, Saket

Nearest Metro Station: Saket

Price: INR 1,300 for two {approx.}

Contact: +91 7838019420

Zerzura

Set in the Clarion Qutab Hotel, this is a great place for everyone who loves Sufi music, and believes in astrology. Along with Sufi music, you can choose set meals based on your element sign- Water, Earth, Fire, and Air. Live Sufi band, Street Jammers from Chandigarh, spin out tunes for patrons every Friday night.

When: Fridays

Where: Clarion Collection – Qutab Hotel, Shaheed Jeet Singh Marg

Nearest Metro Station: Qutub Minar

Price: INR 4,000 for two {approx.}

Contact: 011 26566144

The Barrel House

Barrel House provides Sufi music, tasty food, and drinks that are just-right at pocket-friendly prices. We suggest you check out the Barrel House Signature Wraps. Although not not technically Sufi, Playback performs some fusion mixes here every Saturday. We recommend you book a table because these are generally busy nights. Guests are free to make suggestions and the band plays accordingly.

When: Saturday

Where: 26, Level 2, Kailash Colony Market

Nearest Metro Station: Kailash Colony

Price: INR 1,200 for two {approx.}

Contact: 011 64512727

Raas

Right in the heart of Hauz Khas Village, this restaurant and bar is perfect for the Sufi and kebab lover. Choose from our personal favourites: The Veg Galouti Kebab or the Star Anise Kebab. Soloist Kabir sings Sufi as well as Bollywood numbers for those looking for some fab music.

When: Fridays

Where: 9A, 1st Floor, Hauz Khas Village

Nearest Metro Station: Hauz Khas

Price: INR 2,200 for two {approx.}

Contact: 011 26563071

Imperfecto

In and around Cyber Hub? Start the weekend right with a Sufi night at Imperfecto. Come here not only for the music but also to enjoy the colourfully-lit terrace and the amazing Mediterranean food offerings. They have Sufi and Bollywood nights on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, but make sure you catch the Madhyam band on Mondays for authentic Sufi music.

When: Monday

Price: INR 1,700 for two {approx.}

Where: Second Floor, Cyber Hub, DLF Cyber City, Gurgaon

Nearest Metro Station: Cyber City

Contact: +91 8800669187

1 Boulevard

This restaurant is redefining traditional Sufi nights by matching their contemporary cuisine and cocktails with Sufi music. We suggest you try their sweet Afri-Disiac signature cocktail or their Avocado Sour when you visit.

When: Wednesdays

Where: G 11 To 14, Salcon Ras Villas Mall, Next to Select Citywalk Mall, Back Wing, Saket

Nearest Metro Station: Malviya Nagar

Price: INR 2,000 for two {approx.}

Contact: +91 8447830001

Zamozza

Super Saturdays at Zamozza means some pretty amazing Sufi music with different artists every week. They also do shisha so the scene is entirely set for a Middle Eastern soiree. They have free flowing IMFL, and don’t forget to make a reservation.

When: Saturday

Where: 52 Janpath

Nearest Metro Station: Janpath

Price: INR 1,500 for two {approx.}

Contact: +91 8882500500

{With inputs from Aseem Kulkarni}

Lighthouse 13
13, 1st Floor, MGF Metropolitan Mall, Saket, New Delhi
+919650622113
Starting at 2500 for 2
S Bar
N-10, Ist Floor, N Block Market, Greater Kailash 1, New Delhi
+911141032280
Starting at 2000 for 2
Story Unfolds
S8 & S9, Gate 3, The Garden of Five Senses, Saiyad Ul Ajaib, Saket, New Delhi
+918588888787
Starting at 1500 for 2
Zerzura
Clarion Collection - Qutub Hotel, Shaheed Jeet Singh Marg, Qutub Institutional Area, New Delhi
+911126566144
Starting at 4000 for 2
The Barrel House by Cafe 27
26, Level 2, Kailash Colony Market, New Delhi
+911133105715
Starting at 1200 for 2
Raas
9-A, 1st Floor, Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi
+919350948000
Starting at 2200 for 2
Imperfecto
209-210, 2nd Floor, Cyber Hub, DLF Cyber City, Gurgaon
+918800669187
Starting at 2000 for 2
Boulevard
G/11-14, Salcon Ras Villas Mall, Next to Select Citywalk Mall, Back Wing, Saket, New Delhi
+918388888001
Starting at 2000 for 2
Zamozza World Ktchen & Bar
52, Janpath, New Delhi
+918882500500
Starting at 1500 for 2

Music and Mysticism at Delhi’s Sufi Nights

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When it comes to Sufi music, our city sure can present a show. Here’s our list of Delhi’s Sufi nights where you can indulge in the mystique and vivacity of this great culture and its music.

LBB’s Loving

1 Boulevard

Reader’s Vote

Shalom

Lighthouse 13

Offering some delicious Mediterranean and North African food, we suggest you enjoy their Sufi nights with a side of their sumptuous paella. Their open terrace is a great place to unwind; you can also check out the live grill and pasta section. At times, they also play works of Sufi poets like Rumi, Hafiz, Bulleh Shah and Khwaja Ghulam Farid. In fact, they also do faster numbers if you’re looking for a night out on the town.

When: Wednesdays

Where: 13, 1st Floor, MGF Metropolitan Mall, Saket, New Delhi

Nearest Metro Station: Malviya Nagar

Price: INR 2,300 for two {approx.}

Contact: +91 9650622113, +91 9811883202, +91 9811889212

S-Bar

Their trendy decor, as well as delicious selection of Middle Eastern tapas including Kibbeh, Cheese Sambosik, Falafel, and Babaganoush makes this a great place to relax after work. DJ Pankaj plays some serene tracks that help you unwind.

When: Wednesdays and Fridays

Where:  N 18, N Block Market, Greater Kailash 1

Nearest Metro Station: Kailash Colony

Price: INR 2,000 for two {approx.}

Contact: 011 41032280

Story Unfolds

Of course Sufi music matches perfectly with the Garden of 5 Senses. And we can’t think of a better place to enjoy it, with some good food and shisha, than at Story Unfolds. They also have a variety of tasty Mughlai dishes. Psst, we definitely recommend the Oreo Mousse Cake.

When: Wednesdays

Where: S8 & S9, Gate 3, The Garden of Five Senses, Saiyad Ul Ajaib, Saket

Nearest Metro Station: Saket

Price: INR 1,300 for two {approx.}

Contact: +91 7838019420

Zerzura

Set in the Clarion Qutab Hotel, this is a great place for everyone who loves Sufi music, and believes in astrology. Along with Sufi music, you can choose set meals based on your element sign- Water, Earth, Fire, and Air. Live Sufi band, Street Jammers from Chandigarh, spin out tunes for patrons every Friday night.

When: Fridays

Where: Clarion Collection – Qutab Hotel, Shaheed Jeet Singh Marg

Nearest Metro Station: Qutub Minar

Price: INR 4,000 for two {approx.}

Contact: 011 26566144

The Barrel House

Barrel House provides Sufi music, tasty food, and drinks that are just-right at pocket-friendly prices. We suggest you check out the Barrel House Signature Wraps. Although not not technically Sufi, Playback performs some fusion mixes here every Saturday. We recommend you book a table because these are generally busy nights. Guests are free to make suggestions and the band plays accordingly.

When: Saturday

Where: 26, Level 2, Kailash Colony Market

Nearest Metro Station: Kailash Colony

Price: INR 1,200 for two {approx.}

Contact: 011 64512727

Raas

Right in the heart of Hauz Khas Village, this restaurant and bar is perfect for the Sufi and kebab lover. Choose from our personal favourites: The Veg Galouti Kebab or the Star Anise Kebab. Soloist Kabir sings Sufi as well as Bollywood numbers for those looking for some fab music.

When: Fridays

Where: 9A, 1st Floor, Hauz Khas Village

Nearest Metro Station: Hauz Khas

Price: INR 2,200 for two {approx.}

Contact: 011 26563071

Imperfecto

In and around Cyber Hub? Start the weekend right with a Sufi night at Imperfecto. Come here not only for the music but also to enjoy the colourfully-lit terrace and the amazing Mediterranean food offerings. They have Sufi and Bollywood nights on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, but make sure you catch the Madhyam band on Mondays for authentic Sufi music.

When: Monday

Price: INR 1,700 for two {approx.}

Where: Second Floor, Cyber Hub, DLF Cyber City, Gurgaon

Nearest Metro Station: Cyber City

Contact: +91 8800669187

1 Boulevard

This restaurant is redefining traditional Sufi nights by matching their contemporary cuisine and cocktails with Sufi music. We suggest you try their sweet Afri-Disiac signature cocktail or their Avocado Sour when you visit.

When: Wednesdays

Where: G 11 To 14, Salcon Ras Villas Mall, Next to Select Citywalk Mall, Back Wing, Saket

Nearest Metro Station: Malviya Nagar

Price: INR 2,000 for two {approx.}

Contact: +91 8447830001

Zamozza

Super Saturdays at Zamozza means some pretty amazing Sufi music with different artists every week. They also do shisha so the scene is entirely set for a Middle Eastern soiree. They have free flowing IMFL, and don’t forget to make a reservation.

When: Saturday

Where: 52 Janpath

Nearest Metro Station: Janpath

Price: INR 1,500 for two {approx.}

Contact: +91 8882500500

{With inputs from Aseem Kulkarni}

A full time enthusiast of the 'gram', Kasturi paints and writes on her eponymous blog. She's looking to establish herself in a stable job despite her impending and current existential quarter life crisis. Not having stayed in one place for too long, she muses about the Arts and has an astronomical appetite for, well, food.

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