Have You Had These Beer Cocktails Yet? Even Beer Haters Will Fall In Love With Them

Ten-Second Takeaway

“Beer” and “cocktails” are usually separated by a comma. But now bartenders are experimenting with crossover drinks that go far beyond the shot-and-a-pint boilermaker.

Beer Sangria @ Gabbar's Bar & Kitchen

This is one of the first places in Kolkata to introduce beer cocktails. If you are in two minds to settle for beer or wine, how about going for Beer Sangria. Only few things can be better than a chilled beer or a glass of your favorite sangria, and this is one of them. Gabbar’s presents a beer-y innovative twist to this staple tipple with a whole lot of fizz and bubble.

Pocket Pinch: INR 370++ {glass}, INR 1,000++ {pitcher}.


Gabbar's Bar & Kitchen

11/1, Ground Floor, Russel Street, Ho Chi Minh Sarani, Park Street Area, Kolkata


Beer Margarita @Pour House

Beer Margarita is a much-loved beer cocktail fusion at Pour House. Made with beer, tequila, lime juice and triple sec this one is a heady concoction. So head for Pour House and pour your heart out after a hard day’s work while enjoying your drink.

INR 499++.


Pour House

Meghatherm Tower, 1st Floor, Near RDB Cinema, Salt Lake, Kolkata


Inverted Bird @ The Irish House

As popular as The Irish House has been in the city, changing the cityscape since they launched in the year 2014, their innovative cocktails have been an equally big hit! From the presentation to the ideation, their signature beer cocktail — Inverted Bird — is a must-try. A mix of vodka, apple juice, passion fruit extract, with an inverted pint of beer is not just great to sip on, but absolutely Instagram-worthy.

INR 550++.


The Irish House

Quest Mall, 5th Floor, Syed Amir Ali Avenue, Ballygunge, Kolkata


Hoppi Bath Tub @ Hoppipola

Hop over to Hoppipola whenever you feel low. The vibrant place is sure to cheer your sad soul as it’s always a happy time in here. And don’t you forget to try their Hoppi Bath Tub. White rum, beer, basil and burnt orange in a mini bathtub. It’s the best option you have to wash away your sins, quite literally!

INR 895, for 1 litre.

Casual Dining


Acropolis Mall, 4th Floor, Shop R-003, Rajdanga Main Road, ​Shantipally, Kolkata


Monkey Mule @ Monkey Bar

Monkey-ing around with some beer cocktail in hand. Monkey Mule is an awesome pick. A take on the classic Moscow Mule with the ‘Monkey’ touch – homemade ginger cordial, mint and lime, along with that perfect dose of beer and vodka. This is not available on their regular menu, but the Monkey team will rustle it up when asked for.

INR 250++.


Monkey Bar

Fort Knox, 9th Floor, 801-A & 901-A, Camac Street, Elgin, Kolkata