It’s that time of the year when we crave chilled and refreshing drinks. Surviving the summer days is hard, especially in a city like Delhi where the weather is extremely hot. But to save ourselves from the sunstroke we must keep our body temperature down by consuming as much cool and healthy beverages as possible. Summer drinks are light, flavorful, refreshing and help us feel energized. You can beat the heat with so many summer special drinks like juices, shakes, smoothies, coolers, cocktails and mocktails, refreshers and many. You can find so many places in Delhi for summer drinks but to make your task easier we have composed a list of best 8 restaurants in Delhi NCR with their best summer drinks. Head to these places this summer and stay cool and hydrated.
Public Affair is a beautiful and chic cocktail bar situated in Khan Market. For your daily dose of caffeine, they have home infused cold brew coffee “Citrus Trio”, it’s a mix of 28 hours infused Mandarin with grapefruit and lime peel in house blend coffee that will surely boost your energy and will help you keep going throughout the day. Their other cooling drinks are equally impressive, drafted with fresh and homemade ingredients that will surely tickle all your senses.
Must-haves: Beetroot and Watermelon Detox, Classic Shirley Temple, The Simpsons, Scooby-Doo, Coffee Tonic, Greek Style Frappe
Cost for two: ₹ 1500
Sidecar is an artisanal cocktail bar serving you with their classic, timeless and finest crafted cocktails. One of the best summer drinks they serve here is the Rosemary Orange Spritz, a fusion of fresh orange chunks and orange marmalade muddled and balanced with lime over ice finished with burnt rosemary, that will sooth your soul. Enjoy your summer here with their refreshing drinks as they have got a variety of innovative concoctions and signature cocktails for you.
Must-haves: Velvet Spice, Sidecar Fizz, Cold Kaffaccino, Monsoon Iced Tea, Orange County Coffee
Cost for two: ₹ 1200
Diablo is a Mediterranean Bar where you will find some of the best summer special drinks to quench your thirst with an array of ethereal handcrafted drinks from Signature Cocktails to Devilicious Quenchers. Their signature concoction “Fallen Angel” will charm you with its evocative flavors of Vodka, mango puree, passion fruit puree, lime juice, pineapple juice and orange zest. It’s a must visit place for their delicious Mediterranean, Turkish, Greece and Iranian cuisines with Gothic Cocktails.
Must-haves: To Gospel, Devils Garden G & T, EL Diablo, Gargoyle, Lucifer
Cost for two: ₹ 2000
The Drunken Botanist is the ultimate destination for you to go with your gang and sip on their hand crafted house brews. Their most loved house brew is the “Witty Guy Weissbier”, a pale, refreshing German wheat beer made with equal ratio of barley mart and wheat with hop bitterness and a very thick, mousy, long lasting white head having a distinctive banana and clove yeast character with high carbonation and dry finish. A perfect crafted beer to chill on this summer. One more specialty they have is “zodiac cocktails” which you will love to the core along with their cooling drinks like mocktails and twisted cocktails.
Must-haves: Botanist Dates Julep, Mysore Colada, Cucumber Cooler, Leo Zodiac Cocktail, Pisces Zodiac Cocktail
Cost For Two: ₹ 1500
Smoothies are no doubt a perfect choice to boost your energy and keep you refreshed and full. At Cottage Café by Smoothie factory, they have a variety of smoothies, juices and shakes to offer. Their Island Delight Smoothie is the perfect summer drink for you to cool off. A fruitful mix of pineapple, orange, banana and honey tastes delightful. Also try their premium and specialty smoothies along with classic shakes and pure juices.
Must-haves: Tropical Squeeze, Factory Classic, Blueberry Blast, After Workout, Peanut Butter Powerhouse
Cost for two: ₹ 750
The popular Irish House is loved by the Delhiites for the extensive range of drinks which they offer mainly imported, domestic and crafted beers, signature creations and classic cocktails, creative margaritas and mocktails which are no doubt are the best summer drinks. Their Kiwi margarita is undoubtedly the best cooler for summer with tequila, kiwi crush, triple sec and fresh lime. The rustic wooden ambience with community tables and booths sets your mood right for a perfect summer evening here.
Must-haves: Inverted Bird, Seven Island Iced Tea, Old Fashioned, Tropical Mojito
Cost for two: ₹ 1600
This 1920’s styled restro-bar “Cocktails & Dreams” is an ultimate destination for you to feel amazing by rejuvenating on their best summer drinks. Their Hook Sampler signature mocktail is all u need to sip on this summer, a perfect blend of litchi juice, watermelon chunks with lime juice that taste heavenly and will refresh you inside out. Just like their name, their classic cocktails, shakes and soft quenchers are dreamy too.
Must-haves: By Hook By Crook, Tequila Sunrise, Trend of Blend, Batti Gull, Melon Madness
Cost for two: ₹ 2500
Perch Wine & Coffee Bar is an elegant café where you can enjoy a blissful summer day with your special ones. Their signature cocktails are worth tasting. Do try their “Elder Tree” signature cocktail, infused with vodka, gin, cucumber, lime, elderflower, sugar and tonic. For the warm summer afternoons, you can relish their cherished iced coffee which is their specialty.
Must-haves: Robbie Collins, Jalisco Mule, Cold Brew, KTM
Cost for two: ₹ 1800
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