Clarion Hotel Chennai
#25 Dr. Radhakirshnan Salai, M
Phone: (91) 44 2847 2211
Fax: (91) 44 2847 1166
Bars & Cafes
Bronx, located at the Hotel Manhattan, is a peaceful bar. With view of the ocean, this bar is located on the 5th floor and caters to after-work business clientele. If you're looking to unwind after a hard day's work, this is your way out. The bar can seat 50 guests. Call ahead.
Perched up on a roof at the Hotel Manhattan, Sky Blue is a beautiful alfresco venue. It is located on the 6th floor of the hotel building and is a great option to have a get-together with family or friends. The venue has been conceptualized as a garden so you will be surrounded by plants and greenery. do check the hotel website for more.
Zara-Tapas Pub completely lives up to its reputation of being a slice of Spain in sunny Chennai. This friendly restaurant-pub is renowned for its blood red sangria wines and mojitos, the trademark Spanish drinks. Live concerts are well-attended by the city's music-lovers who flock here during any of those. Although the prices are on the higher side, go there for the authentic tapas and drinks; you won't be disappointed.
Durrant's Bar is a lovely premium bar located at My Fortune (previously Sheraton Chola Hotel, Chennai). Named after a wine merchant who introduced the trade to the country in the 1800s, the bar will serve guests wine and other spirits. The bar is great for a calm drink, perfect to take the edge off. Check the hotel's website for more. inspired by Charles Durrants - Madras Presidency's First Wine Merchant - 1863, The Bar serves the Finest Premium Spirits, while providing a perfect atmosphere to relax.
Amusingly named My Cafe, this cafe is open around the clock and is located at My Fortune (previously Sheraton Chola Hotel, Chennai). Located on the ground floor of the large hotel, the cafe is great for a meal any time of the day. It's a great place to catch up with friends or even take a break from your day. Check the hotel website for more.
Called My Deli, this cozy eatery is located at the My Fortune (previously Sheraton Chola Hotel, Chennai). As the name mentions, this deli is a great quick-fix for the munchies or that uncontrollable urge for a caffeine-cure for a hectic day. Do try the deli the next time you feel the need to relax and reflect.
Opposite DAV Boys School, a restored colonial mansion in the middle of a lush green garden, Amethyst Coffee Shop is a unique coffee house-boutique-art gallery. You can sit back in wicker chairs in the colonnaded balcony and sip your coffee, be inspired by photography, art or cultural events in the gallery upstairs. Take a walk through the garden and be one with nature, all in one place. Amethyst also has a quaint little boutique perfect to pick up a few trinkets. It's a delightful experience to be here! Call ahead for more information.
Blend is a fashionable lounge bar that plays progressive house, electronica, minimal and trip hop. This urban space lets you unwind on the comfortable couches beneath subdued lighting. Spanish delights like nachos and lip smacking tapas are always recommended here. The rates may dent your wallet but a memorable night out is assured at Blend.
Nestled-in at the Taj Club House, Brew is a coffee shop. Uniquely the cafe's only source of light is natural so the cafe shuts in the evening. Choose this establishment to sip a tea at while you read a book or meet a friend. Call the hotel for more.
365 A.S. is Hyatt Regency Chennai's lounge area. The bar is a great after-work place to grab a few drinks to chase away the work-blues. It's also an ideal place to join a few friends to catch up on missed stories. You can either sit indoors or choose to watch over the city from their alfresco area. Check the website for more.
Open all 24 hours, the Lobby Lounge is located at the Hyatt Regency Chennai. As the name suggests you will find it at the lobby. The lounge is an ideal venue to meet with business officials as well as a great surrounding to make a casual meeting work in your favor. do try the High-Tea here at the lounge; its is what the lounge prides in. Do check with the hotel for more.
Pasha is the the perfect evening spot when all one wants is space. The room lit with a dozen candles and draped in rich colored curtains give the patrons the much needed privacy. Get comfortable on the diwans adorned with silk and embellished cushions. Pasha has a feel of the east with its mirrored walls and dance floors. A sure shot hit with the weekend crowd, there are many a opportunities to dance or just sit around.