The Ivy Wine Café & Bistro in Worli, a 20-odd-minute drive north out of downtown, offers some super discounts on Indian wines.
Café Mondegar has an easy vibe and a CD jukebox and is usually full of tourists and locals alike.
Bay View (Tel 022-22821089) is great for beer and wine on an open terrace overlooking the Gateway of India.
Manchester United Café Bar
Sports buffs will enjoy having a drink at the Manchester United Café Bar in the Palladium Mall at High Street Phoenix, Lower Parel.
Polly Esther's in the Gordon House Hotel is a nightclub with a great vibe and a decent dance floor.
Shiro is a sophisticated lounge, except on Fridays, when it grooves to retro music.
The Blue Frog
The Blue Frog is a cutting-edge midtown live music venue.
Hard Rock Café
Hard Rock Café has live music some days.
Tote at the race course is a great place for drinks and dinner.
Wink at the Taj President has a stylish vibe, sushi and a mean wasabi martini.
Dome at the InterContinental offers a great view over the Arabian Sea. Perfect for a sundowner or two.
Aer at the Four Seasons hotel is a rooftop bar 34 floors up that offers a panoramic view of south Mumbai and happy-hour offers on champagne cocktails.