After IPL and the election season, watching the ICC Cricket World Cup is the new passion for the Hyderabadis. The food and beverages establishments are gearing up for this, offering special menus, discounts and viewing on large screens. Here are some of my favourite places where you can enjoy cricket matches live with some amazing food and drinks.
The newly opened lounge bar at Begumpet from the Speciality Restaurants group has arranged for the live screening of all the World Cup matches. You can have an unlimited beer for Rs 695, and two unlimited starters for an additional Rs 200 during the matches.
You can also opt for their signature cocktails like Tipsy Anna or indulge in the DIY cocktail buckets available here. The bar food here is experimental and delicious, Taco Kosha Mangsho and Nilgiri Chicken Tikka being the favourites among the customers.
Link Café, located at the lobby level at Sheraton Hyderabad has set up the perfect ambience for enjoying World Cup 2019. Beer buckets coupled with lip-smacking munchies are being offered to provide a memorable experience while watching the match. A whole range of bar snacks like burritos, burgers, tacos, chicken wings, and three flavored Golgappas are available for pairing with the drinks.
SodaBottleOpenerWala at Jubilee Hills presents World Cup Live Screening with an unlimited offer on Sangria, Indian spirits, beer, etc @ Rs. 849/- per innings. Pair your drinks with some Carnivore Bhel, Chicken Farcha or Aloo Aunty’s Vegetable Cutlet.
Altitude, the bar at Marriott Hyderabad has a promotion aptly named “Cricket Fever”. You can get a beer bucket and starters at an attractive price of Rs 1500 all-inclusive at this bar, where you can also enjoy a scenic view of Hussain Sagar lake. Do not miss their Mint and Black Pepper Chicken and Kodi Vepudu.
The popular IQ Lounge Bar at Punjagutta has “Beer and Cheer” special offers. During match hours they are offering a beer bucket at Rs 799 (plus taxes) while enjoying the match live on a large screen. You can also indulge in their signature cocktails like IQ Tea or Lichitini along with some tasty bar food.
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A passionate food and travel enthusiast, Sabyasachi is quite popular in the food and beverages circles of Hyderabad, the city he has made his home for the last twenty-five years. As a much-travelled sales person, Sabyasachi has been exposed to many international cuisines as well as regional food from remote corners of India. He blogs about his food and travel experiences at Foodaholix, and is a frequent contributor of food-related articles to the print media.