Top 5 Things to Do Near Forum Mall, Koramangala, Bangalore

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Driven largely by its lively ambiance and varied options to spend time, Forum Mall in the in the most happening neighbourhood of Koramangala is a favourite haunt for Bangaloreans.

But after spending a few weekends at the mall, the enthusiasm of a visit is bound to take a hit. As you become familiar with the stores and the attractions at the mall, the idea of spending time at the Forum may not hold much appeal for you. Yet, there are scores of other attractions within walking distance of Forum that can make for an interesting visit. Yes! Check out the spots mentioned below and experience a jolly good time.

So, here comes our list of interesting things to do near The Forum, Bangalore:

1.      Riddle Room: Act like Sherlock Holmes or James Bond

  • Timings:30 pm – 8.30 pm (Tuesday to Sunday)
  • Price: INR 450 onwards per person (depending on the group size)
  • Activity: Team games and exploration

If you are interested in brain games or if you fancy yourself to be Sherlock Holmes, Riddle Room is the perfect destination for you. Be ready to experience a high portion of thrill and fun even as you put your grey cells to the test.

Riddle Room entices you with two types of games: The Laboratory and The Tomb. Make your pick, wear your Sherlock cap and start the mission. Just remember that you have to accomplish the mission and be out of the live escape rooms in 60 minutes flat.

Don’t forget to take along a friend, because you need minimum two people to play at this exciting place.

Contact Information

Raheja Arcade Basement, B18,
Setty Complex,
Koramangala 5th Block,
Bengaluru – 560095 (Map)
Phone: +91 96206 82774, +91 98862 61616

2.      Indigo Live Music Bar: Tap to the music in style

  • Timings:30 pm – 11.00 pm (Monday-Thursday) , 3.30 pm – 1.00 am (Friday-Saturday), 12.00 noon – 11.00 pm (Sunday)
  • Price: INR 1,600 for two people
  • Activity: Music and dance

For a music lover, Indigo Live Music Bar promises you an incredible experience. The spiced up ambiance of the music and entertainment bar can give you a high even before you order your drink.

Be a witness to exciting live performances every weekend. There’s no escaping this creative destination even on weekdays as it offers a new excitement every single day.

Take centre stage on the karaoke nights that fall on Wednesdays or listen to rock performances on Thursdays. From gigs by upcoming bands to fashion shows to stand-up comedy to tribute concerts, the list is almost endless. You also have DJs spinning out the latest tunes at the Indigo Live Terrace every night.

Contact Information

71/72, Jyoti Nivas College Road,
6th Block, Industrial Layout,
Bengaluru – 560095 (Map)
Phone: +91 80 2553 5330

3.      Blue Moustache: Feel free to bowl over everyone

  • Timings:00 am – 11.30 pm
  • Price: INR 900 approx. for two people
  • Activity: Bowling


Designed to offer a unique experience of bowling, beer, and food, the fun themed Blue Moustache café allows you to have a chilled out time. A visit to this fun zone will enable you to relish awesome food and drinks even as you enjoy the fun events there.

If you visit the place on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays, you can avail the bowling plus beer offer. Choose two back to back bowling games and get a glass of beer on the house.

But that is not all. Experience their Acoustic Nights on Saturdays, or be a part of their Karaoke Nights over the weekends. To the delight of visitors, they also host live acts occasionally.

Contact Information

#116, 80 Feet Road, Industrial Area,
Opposite Raheja Arcade,
Koramangala 7th Block,
Bengaluru – 560095 (Map)
Phone: +91 98800 72617

4.      Dice n Dine: Play and dine with ample fun

  • Timings:00 am – 11.30 pm (Sunday-Thursday) , 11.00 am – Midnight (Friday-Saturday)
  • Price: INR 800 for two people (INR 60-100 for one hour of playing, which can be redeemed for food)
  • Activity: Board games

Surrender yourself to the excitement and enjoyment of good old board games at Dice n Dine. With a collection of more than 450 games, you are sure to feel spoilt for choice.

The place assures you of a brilliant time as you get engaged with your friends or family in trying out some of the games from the amazing variety on offer. Whether it is the classic board games like Checkers and Scrabble or children games like Jenga Junior and Pictureka, there is something for everyone.

You can even buy some of the board games there. As an added bonus, the food served at this board game cafe is also delicious. Do remember to try their milkshake pitchers.

Contact Information

71/72, Industrial layout,
Koramangala 5th Block,
Near Bhima Jewellers,
Bangalore – 560095 (Map)
Phone: +91 80 4130 2255

5.      Cup O’ Joe: Explore the cup of amusement

  • Timings:00 am – 11.00 pm
  • Price: INR 700 approx. for two people
  • Activity: Board games

The cosy ambiance of Cup O’ Joe is the perfect alternative to the busy environment of a mall. On evenings when you want to while away your time with a nice read, this rooftop joint can be your best spot as it has a great collection of books.

Head there with a bunch of enthusiastic friends and engage in playing some wonderful board games from the stock available there. Indulge in the café’s mouth-watering dishes that are sure to pep up your mood as well as your taste buds.

During the evenings, the place is dimly illuminated and has candles lit over the tables. It gives forth a dramatic feel to the café and is just ideal for a romantic dinner.

Contact Information

483, 1st A Cross Road,
Koramangala 5th Block,
Bangalore – 560095 (Map)
Phone: +91 88809 66888

So next time when you are at the Forum Mall, don’t forget to explore these great fun stops near it.

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