30 Best Bars India, is an initiative by Tulleeho and MW magazine to rank and celebrate the country’s best bars and bartenders. Envisioned as a platform to recognize and raise the standards of bars and beverage service in India, 30 Best Bars India aims provide Indian bars and bartending talent an opportunity to gain prominence in the international markets.

The yearly rankings and awards are exclusively based on a poll of over 250 bar enthusiasts, beverage influencers and industry experts.

30 Best Bars India recognizesexcellence in several categories and besides the national ranking of the best bars in the country, it also ranks bars across major cities.


N Radhakrishnan

Publisher & Editor, MW

Radhakrishnan Nair is the Publisher & Editor of  MW (Man’s World) India’s first men’s luxury lifestyle magazine that he co-founded in the year 2000. He is also the Editor-in-chief of Rolling Stone India, the local edition of the world’s biggest music magazine.

Vikram Achanta

Co-founder and CEO, Tulleeho

An Economics Graduate from Delhi University, Vikram completed his MBA from IIM, Kolkata in 1992. He then spent 9 years as a management consultant, turning entrepreneur in 2000.

Vikram lives in Delhi, with his wife and 2 children, and when he’s not grappling with the challenges of entrepreneurship, likes to write and run. He currently writes for a variety of publications, including The Hindu, Man’s World, Business Standard Weekend, Brews and Spirits and Outlook Traveller.

MW magazine (www.mansworldindia.com), also known as Man’s World, is India’s pioneering men’s luxury lifestyle magazine. Bars, alcohol and related articles have always been part of its broad spectrum of coverage of men’s interests every month, since inception in the year 2000. Some of the best writers on whisky, wines and spirits continue to write for the magazine.

Tulleeho is a beverage education, training and consulting firm, working with the beverage and hospitality industry in South and South East Asia.

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