It's World Cup Season! Hit Up These Places For Special Menus And Live Match Screenings
The entire nation is hooked to the Cricket World Cup right now waiting with bated breath for the Men in Blue to bring the cup back to India. We are sure you must be glued to your TV screens to catch all the action.
If you’re upset about not making it to England for the World Cup, don’t be because we’ve found you the most happening places in Kolkata where you can watch live match screenings with your squad while enjoying World Cup special lip-smacking dishes and drinks.
OTT - Over The Top & The Myx Bar & Kitchen
Cheer for your team while enjoying the World Cup special menu at OTT- Over The Top and The Myx Bar & Kitchen in Park Street without burning a hole in your pocket. Enjoy delish combos like ‘Beer & Burger plus Hookah’ or ‘LIIT Pitcher plus Hookah’ at really affordable prices until July 15, 2019 from 4 pm to 12 midnight.
They also have a special food menu curated by celebrity chef Shaun Kenworthy based on the names of the teams participating in this World Cup.
The Lords And Barons
Presenting to you the World Cup Special menu by The Lords and Barons, to take you back to 19th Century ‘Calcutta'! They have introduced some special cocktails named after your favourite cricketers and their famous cricket moves like the MS Helicopter, Eoin's Reverse Lap, Glen's Reverse Sweep and De Villiers Lapshot to name a few.
This café adjacent to the Oxford Bookstore in Park Street also has an amazing World Cup menu. Go for the Straight Drive, which has the Cha Bar Blend Tea served with Chilli Cheese Toasties. You can also try the Fantastic Four – First Flush served with Chai Piazi – or the Leg Bye that has Kashmiri Kahwa served with Cha Samosa.
They also have live screening of the matches once the café opens at 11 am. So, watch the Men in Blue in action while having coffee or some kahwa and munching on some fries or samosas.
The Big Ben - Kenilworth Hotel
This restaurant in Kenilworth hotel has curated a special food and drinks menu especially for the World Cup and are also screening the matches so that you don’t miss out on all the action.
We suggest you try their Bleed Blue cocktail that has Tequila, Sambuca, Blue Curacao with Sweet and Sour Mix. You must try their special food menu as well that has both veg and non-veg appetizers like Kurkure Khumb, Mini Cheddar Cheese Cigars, Tandoori Kukkad Tikka and Peri Peri Chicken Wings among others.
Celebrate the spirit of the World Cup with Chapter 2’s Hit and Run offer that has specially curated delicacies, cocktails and mocktails available throughout the cricket season. Named after key players of each of the 10 teams like Appetizing Russel, Malinga Melange, Grilled by Gayle and Warner’s Wonder, wash the food down with cocktails like MadMax, Gayle Storm and Bumrah’s Bomb.
Enjoy their ‘#LeKarRahenge’ menu comprising several food and drink combos, bucket of 5 beers and special LIIT offers – there’s one priced at INR 999 per person where you can order unlimited LIIT with a plate full of chakhnas.
You can also order unlimited LIITs for free for 2 hours, 3 shots per person. Get a 750 ml bottle of Chandon Brut Champagne for INR 2300 under their Celebrate with Chandon offer. Also get shots on the house in-between the innings.
What are you waiting for? Head there now!
If you like LIITs, then head to Traffic Gastropub for their special cricket season menu that has some amazing flavoured LIITs and dishes to make your match evenings even better. With attractive colours, each LIIT represents the 10 teams competing at the World Cup like Bleed Blue (Blue LIIT for India), In the Name of Lords’ (Light Blue for England), Thunder Down Under (Yellow for Australia), and so on. Each of them priced at INR 499.
The menu also has some delish dishes and desserts that you must try. It’s available from 12 noon to 12 midnight every day until the finale. They’re screening the matches too!
The Parking Lot
The Parking Lot is all set to make sure you join the World Cup craze with dishes like Mahi's Mint & Penne, Captain's got Wings, Bhaji Calzone, Rohit's Stick & Dip and much more. Enjoy live screening of the matches too with some amazing deals on alcohol at affordable rates.
JW Kitchen - JW Marriott
JW Kitchen is taking your palate on an epic journey to the 10 countries participating in the world cup and enjoy famous local dishes from across the world like England’s ‘Fish and Chips’ and ‘Bakewell Tart’, New Zealand’s ‘Kiwi Burger’, Sri Lanka’s ‘Kokis’, and many more. Also, enjoy a marvellous live counter filled with an array of fried chicken and fish the Sri Lankan way.
They also have World Cup themed cocktails like ‘Cover Drive’, ‘Full Toss’, ‘Extra Cover’ to name a few. All of it is available from 12.30 pm to 3.30pm, every Sunday.
Pour House has come up with an all new Cricket World Cup menu that has dishes like Kohli’s Neighbourhood Rajma Galouti, Dhawan’s Charmoula Panner Tikka, Pandya’s Prawn Cocktail and Smith’s Chicken Tikka Pizza among others. They also have a variety of cocktails and mocktails available that you must try.
They also have live screenings of the matches. All of it is available from 12 noon – 11:30 pm every day.
Get ready to Bleed Blue with Monkey Bar's World Cup special Blue Fever Bar Menu that has six new 'Blue Fever' cocktails available across all outlets from May 30 - July 14. The blue-tinged drinks is guaranteed to cool you down and keep the Indian spirit burning bright even as temperatures run high.
Sip on some Hit Wicket (5 White spirits, Blue Curacao, lemon juice and Red Bull), or shake an LBW or Leg Before Whiskey (Whisky stirred with bitters, maple syrup and apple juice)! You can also munch on a range of small plates like Flutter Fly Chilli Cheese Dragon Rolls, Loaded Nachos, or the Chicken 65 or Lal Maas Phulka Tacos among many other lip-smacking dishes!
So head over to Monkey Bar and cheer for our Men In Blue while letting the ‘Blue Fever’ grip you!
The Irish House
The cricket season just got better and bigger with The Irish House’s amazing beer bucket and shots tray offers of 4’s and 6’s along with a special 4’s and 6’s platters menu to gorge on throughout the match.
The pub has also introduced a special 'Season Pass’ priced at INR 500 offering a complimentary beer/shot/platter on the first bucket/tray/platter of 4 or 6 ordered during the game and a 10% off on the food bill (on a minimum billing of INR 500 from the A La Carte menu). How awesome is that!
Guess what? There's a list of 28 appetizers to choose from! Wait! That's not it. There's more! If you correctly predict the winner of a match in the first hour, you get a free beer!
So, if you are looking to catch all the cricket action live with your gang along with some amazing deals and a crowd with the same spirit as yours, Irish House is where you should be.