Nightlife, Bars and Restaurants, Sylhet, Bangladesh: Travel/Tourist Information Guide

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Because Sylhet is the spiritual capital of Bangladesh, finding alcohol is not very possible. There are two bars to go and have a drink which are Club Royale located within Rose View Hotel and Station Club. The entertainment is also limited. On the other hand, there are some restaurants which makes  spending a relaxed evening possible.

Station Club

It was established in the 1880s and it is a colonial era club that stocks a limited range of beers and whiskeys. It is a good spot for foreign tourists. It is recommended for travellers to carry passports and adhere to the strict dress code which excludes sandals, shorts and collarless shirts. Opening hours: 7 – 11 pm. Address: Shah Jalal Road, Sylhet, Bangladesh.

Panshi Restaurant

The restaurant is widely popular in Sylhet. The restaurant makes more than half a dozen different bhorta and bhaji preparations for every meal. The restaurant serves Bengali meals and the prices of meals start from TK 200. Opening hours: 6 am – 10.30 pm. Address: Jallarpar Road, Sylhet, Bangladesh.


It is a Bangladeshi-run Indian restaurant and there is also an English menu. They also have a live sporting action on TV very often. The main dishes start from Tk 140. Opening hours: 11am – 11pm. Address: East Zinda Bazar Rd, Sylhet, Bangladesh.

New Green Restaurant

The restaurant serves Bengali meals and also serves Bengali breakfast. Limited English is spoken at the restaurant but the staff are friendly. The main dishes start from Tk 60. Opening hours: 6am – 10pm. Address: Taltala Rd, Sylhet, Bangladesh.

River Cruise Restaurant

The restaurant serves Indian food. The food is tasty and recommended. The dishes start from Tk 550. Opening hours: 6.30 – 8.30 pm. Address: Chandnighat Pier, Sylhet, Bangladesh.


The restaurant is a neighborhood restaurant that serves variety of food such as filling biryanis, grilled chicken and fish dishes. The prices are cheap. Mains start from Tk 80. Opening hours: 7 am – 11 pm. Address: East Zinda Bazar Rd, Sylhet, Bangladesh.

There are also other options available such as Sizzling Restaurant, Silver Palace, Eatopia, Chiangmai Chinese Restaurant, Chicken Hut, Pizza Shop, Alpine Restaurant, Paktoon and many more.