Why should couples have all the fun? The Guide Team has got you covered with nine of the best deals, party spots and stand-up gigs so you dodge cupid with a memorable night out
Dance all night
If you are suffocated by PDA on social media, switch off your phone, slip into your dancing shoes and own the floor as DJ Cyrus (left in pic) plays high energy beats. Single ladies get free shots.
Time 7 pm to 1 am
At Bombay Cocktail Bar, Deluxe House, off New Link Road, Andheri (W).
Enjoy happy hours
If you wish to duck the 'What's your Valentine's Day plan?' question, make an early escape to enjoy day-long, one-on-one offers on drinks. The menu feAtures craft brews from Gateway Brewing Company, The Barking Deer, Brewbot and White Owl along with wines and cocktails.
Time Until 10 pm
At Woodside Inn, Lower Parel and Colaba.
Down blue shots
Ditch those red roses, teddy bears and chocolAtes for plenty of beer, cocktails and nibbles. On entering, all boys get a blue drink Called Adam and girls get a pink drink Eve. You can also try Drown in Love, a shot that is served with bittergourd (in pic), or edible shots like the Oreollo or Cafe Neto.
On 8 pm onwards
At All Hoppipola outlets (except Khar).
Call 33715989 (Todi Mills)
Axe your ex
Suffering from a broken heart? Head to an outlet of The Irish House. Write an ex's name on a dartboard, aim and try for the bulls' eye. Later, enjoy a stand-up performance by Kunal Rao At the Lower Parel outlet or meet Raunaq Rajani At the Malad one. Enjoy karaoke sessions At their Thane or Kala Ghoda outposts.
Time 9 pm onwards
At The Irish House outlets
Gal pals unite
Single and looking for something to do with your girl gang this Valentine's Day? Why not turn it into a 'Gal'entine's Night At a spacious SoBo pub? Avail of free cocktails like Gossip, Stupid Cupid, Boobie Trap and French Kiss. Let your hair down and dance to the lAtest Commercial tracks over Coin ParAthas.
Time 7 pm to 9 pm
At District Lounge, August Kranti Marg, Kemps Corner.
Join mush haters
If you are a lone rebel who hates the mush surrounding this day, meet like-minded folk At an #AntiValentinesDay party. Avail of drinks served At MRP. Tuck into Chicken Tikka Pizza and dance under the flickering blue lights.
Time 5 to 9 pm
At Club Anarchy, Morya Blue Moon, opposite Citi Mall, Andheri (W).
Cost '199 to '399 (food)
Get high on wine
If you're looking for a space to unwind without lovebirds staring in your face, head to a five-star and get welcomed with curated cocktails for '888 (all inclusive) and a Chandon sparkling wine starting At '450.
Time 7 pm to 12 am
At The Bar, Grand Hyatt, off Western Express Highway, Santacruz (E).
Throw a party
Party with fellow single pals At a wAtering hole thAt offers Happy Hour deals for three hours. There's a buy-one-get-one free offer on all domestic (IMFL) alcohol and cocktails. If you are in the mood for beer, buy two and get one free. Pick from tequila-based The Dove or go for mojitos, martinis or a Bloody Mary as you enjoy the rooftop view.
Time 6 pm to 9 pm
At Bonobo, Kenilworth Mall, off Linking Road, Bandra (W).
Eat for two
Hooked on the idea of chilling over a night of Netflix in your pyjamas? Order in from a delivery joint to enjoy a one-on-one deal on the Desi Wok menu. Choose a curry in a bowl or Kadhai Khichdi and customise with rice, gravy and other accompaniments.
Time Till 11 pm
At Kadhai House outlets in
Andheri and Lower Parel.
cost '190 to '280