Joking with clients and colleagues, Mehrunnisha Shokat Ali might be mistaken for any other patron of the Social watering hole in the Indian capital's swanky Hauz Khas neighbourhood.
Customers seem to agree.
"If I come here and I see a female bouncer, I feel a lot safer," said one regular patron at Social, Nikita Lamba.
"Mehrunnisha is pretty kick-ass. She is good at what she does".