The Rubicon Bar at the Leela Ambience’s decor boasts of a gothic charm that needs some getting used to. That aside, the sink-in comfort of the velvet straight-backed seating and the quiet cosiness of this bar is an appropriate setting for a smooth single malt. Rubicon is best known for its single malt collection and possibly has the finest selection in the NCR. However, there is an impressive beer list too and the bartender can turn out a mean martini. Rubicon is an elegant, understated experience that eschews the homogeneity of the hotel bar and has its own personality.
At times, the right kind of ambience can add advantage to a certain occasion, glorifying your need to dazzle someone important. Be it a glamourous date or charming your client over drinks, a gorgeous atmosphere can win half the battle for you. Gurgaon has plenty of stunning venues that will infuse the correct amount of oomph to your evening but the lovely backdrop provided by this particular bar has us enchanted. ‘Rubicon Bar’ is a spectacular looking bar lounge set in a posh five-star hotel in the lively heart of Gurgaon city. Quite brilliantly located at The Leela Ambience, Ambience Island, DLF Phase 3, Gurgaon, right next to the buzzing shopping mall, this lounge bar gets a lot of footfall from it’s neighboring hotspot. Rubicon Bar is one of the most sought after drinking spots in the city.
Rubicon Bar is the ideal amalgam of sophisticated menus, dynamic décor and flawless service. As it is part of a five star hotel, you come to expect a certain standard in your evening, which they deliver. You can proudly entertain your important guest here in this upscale setting treating him/her to a set of swanky menus. Rubicon Bar stocks on world class malts as old as 30 years. No matter what stirs you, the bar will have it. They complement the booze with a classy multi-cuisine menu. Pair your Wasabitini with nibbles like, Baluchi champen, mozzarella tomato salad, Andhra fish tikka, steamed shrimp salad and gilafi seekh kebab. Chase it up with mains. Try, nasi goreng, pepperoni pizza, fettuccini marinara sauce, angus burger, phad thai, rustic club sandwich, penne in alfredo sauce and tandoori chicken pizza.
Bring this meal to an end with a luscious helping of apple crumble accompanied by a silky sweet custard. Prices are not as outrageous as you think. They fit your pockets pretty nicely. Rubicon Bar’s interiors are beautifully designed. More in league with a masculine cigar room, the décor is intense, dark and intimate. A striking red corridor leads up to the lounge bar, opening into a spacious dimly lit room fitted with plush wing chairs and a row of deep booths overlooking the city. Each table is lighted with a lamp, accentuating the intimate vibe. If you want privacy to drink and chat in a classy atmosphere then Rubicon Bar is ideal for you. It’s a great option for business meetings.