Why watch the exciting ICC Twenty20 at home when you can head out to leading pubs across the city and be pampered, too?
Pubs and restaurants around Chennai are gearing up for the blue wave — ICC World Twenty20 is happening in our country! Waiters are sporting the Indian jersey and a range of cricket-themed cocktails are being whipped up. So what if the Twenty20 is not coming to Chennai, we go to it.
Celebrating the T20 season, Cafe Mercara has come out with an assortment of specially-prepared cricket-themed appetisers like Hat Trick Stack, Silly Point, Wankhede’s vada pav, Chepauk bhajji and Kotla chicken tikka roll. Make a dinner plan and sit down to unlimited beer at Rs 1,000++ along with one of the special dishes. At ITC Grand Chola, Guindy. Details: 22200000
With the T20 fever gripping the city, Bay 146 and Bamboo Bar have come up with a range of pizzas like Century Hitters and Boundary Aimers, and cocktails like Run-out Rum and Sixer Scotch. Watch nail-biting moments projected on a big screen in Bay 146 and on an LED TV in Bamboo Bar. Make the best of a ‘two plus one’ offer on select beverages like whisky and rum. Special cocktails start at Rs 350. At Savera Hotel on all match days. Details: 9710976876
Take your chances and predict the winning team of the day — you may win 25 per cent off on food and soft beverages at Distil, Vivanta by Taj Connemara (details: 66000000). During the match, there is unlimited beer for Rs 1,499 and drinks from the liquid buffet, with one round of veg or non-veg snacks for Rs 1,799. At Chipstead, Taj Coromandel (details: 66002827) you can enjoy the unlimited spirits packages, which starts at Rs 2,300 and two veg and non-veg appetisers.
Bike & Barrel, T Nagar, will screen matches on a big screen and three plasma TVs. With their Super Six offer, enjoy six select Indian domestic malts (Rs 999) or you could pay for three mugs of draught beer and get the fourth free. Food combos include two pint beers with a sandwich, pasta or burger, starting at Rs 650. Till April 3. The Residency Towers.
Watch your favorite team battles it out at the Arena, 365 AS. Get into the spirit of the season with three LED screens, staff Indian Jerseys and blue decor at the lounge bar. Packages from 1,111++ for a variety of unlimited beverages and an appetizer. On all match days. At Hyatt Regency, Teynampet. March 15-31. Details: 61001234