11 spots to get mocktails during Dry January

“Sober curious or taking part in Dry January? We’ve got your guide to zero proof drinks in Indy.

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Ask the bartender at Bodhi to mix up a mocktail.

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It’s the month of mocktails. To start off the new year, many take part in what’s known as Dry January — a challenge that encourages people to refocus, cleanse their systems, and abstain from alcohol consumption for one month.

To make the challenge a little bit easier for you, we’ve rounded up 11 places you can find mocktails and zero proof drinks around Indy.

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Nicole enjoyed the Bloom of Youth, so she was happy to see a non-boozy version.

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Sundry and Vice, 850 Mass Ave.

Stop into the Bottleworks Hotel’s bar and ask for a mocktail. The bartender can mix up a drink similar to the Bloom of Youth, made with a zero proof spirit to give it the same vibe.

Bar One Fourteen, 114 E. 49th St.

Who says you need to order alcohol to enjoy a speakeasy vibe? Bar One Fourteen has a zero proof menu featuring the Camellia Sour and Boogie Wonderland. If you order the Camellia Sour, 100% of the proceeds are donated to The Patachou Foundation.

Baby’s, 2147 N. Talbott St.

This burger and milkshake spot on the Old Northside has a selection of classic cocktails made alcohol-free like a Virgin Bloody Mary, Virgin Margarita, Virgin Paloma, and a Virgin Mule.

Aroma Indian Cuisine and Bar, 501 Virginia Ave.

Enjoy some Indian cuisine paired with a mocktail. You’ll find Aroma’s mocktail options under the mule section of the drink menu.

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Nicole tried the Tail of Thyme and Anna sipped on the Solar Flare.

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The Cannon Ball Lounge, 141 Washington St.

Found on the 6th floor of Hotel Indy, you can sit back and enjoy a rooftop view alcohol-free with its zero proof menu including three signature mocktails — SpritzISH, Curious no. 1, and Tail of Thyme.

16-Bit Bar + Arcade, 110 E. New York St.

Dominate some arcade games with a clear head. 16-Bit offers four different mocktails — Pinky and the Brain, Lisa Simpson, The Little Mermaid, and Optimus Prime — all for $6.

BODHI: Craft Bar + Thai Bistro, 922 Massachusetts Ave.

Try the non-alcoholic cocktails Promenade and Secret Garden or check out the non-alcoholic section of the drink menu for a Yuzu Herb Tonic or Thai Iced Tea.

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City Editor Nicole loved to see a “No ABV” section on The Fountain Room’s drink menu.

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The Fountain Room, 830 Mass Ave., Ste. 1480

This Bottleworks restaurant with supper club flair offers a selection of cocktails with no ABV and full flavor. Try the Crouching Tiger, Pina Picante, or the Tall, Dark & RefreshingAll for $10.

The Inferno Room, 902 Virginia Ave.

This Fountain Square tiki bar offers three mocktail options — the Coocoonut Grove, Amaru Antivenom, and Island Time. All for $9.

Sun King Brewery, 135 N. College Ave.

You can still visit one of Indy’s favorite breweries during Dry January. Sun King now has it’s first ever non-alcoholic beerNA 1 IPA — or try its NA cocktails like New Fashioned.

The Ball & Biscuit, 331 Mass Ave.

BnB has your back during Dry January with an alcohol-free menu including five different NA cocktails and two alcohol-free canned options. You can even add a little something to your drink with CBD or Delta-8 for $2-3 more.

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