By N. Lothungbeni Humtsoe
New Delhi, June 25 (IANSlife): Tired of being locked up and restricted to air-conditioned spaces? Want to relax in a natural environment? If you’re a city dweller, it might not be easy to get out of town during a busy work schedule, but these hip spots in your city give you the vibe you need to feel like you’re on vacation.
The vibe of Unplugged Courtyard stays true to its Instagram bio, which says it’s a space reminiscent of classic vintage heritage with a tree-covered sandstone courtyard, in the middle of Delhi’s Connaught Place. The restaurant’s rustic, leafy decor and wooden furnishings are all meant to make you feel right at home. The average price for two people with alcohol is around Rs.1,600.
Located in Chanakyapuri in Delhi, this quaint cafe serves continental, Italian, fast food, pizza, pasta, desserts, coffee and drinks. There’s always a line of people waiting to get a table at this cute place, so better get there early! The average price for two people, excluding applicable taxes and fees, is 1,400 rupees.
Auro Kitchen & Bar
Nestled in Hauz Khas, Delhi, Auro Kitchen & Bar focuses on Italian, Continental and modern Indian cuisines. In a leafy setting, the place offers live music concerts and a rooftop atmosphere to help you navigate the week. Rs 2,000/- is the average price for two people.
Unlimited kitchen and bar
One of Delhi’s oldest malls, Ansal Plaza, is where you’ll find Limitless Cookhouse & Bar. You can choose to dance to live music and enjoy your meal on the rooftop terrace in the heart of the city. When you dine there, you should try some of the popular specialties like Chocolate Dome and Chocolate Ball.
Even if you’re having a bad day, Diablo’s vibrant indoor and outdoor atmosphere will make you feel better. Italian, Turkish, Iranian and Mediterranean cuisines are all represented. The atmosphere of the restaurant is inspired by the contemporary Middle East. A hearty dinner with wine can be had for an average price of Rs 2,500 for two people.
AER Bar and Lounge, at the Four Seasons Hotel
Drinks, a night out with friends and great music with a view of the Mumbai skyline and sea is what sets this luxury open-air rooftop bar apart. Come at dusk for sunset and stay until dawn or the party.
1522 Bar And Kitchen
The restaurant has a wonderfully warm atmosphere, great service and reasonable prices, set in a leafy courtyard with a European vibe.
O Pedro, BKC
O Pedro in Mumbai’s Bandra Kurla complex combines Goan and Portuguese cuisine. Try the Balchao prawns and the crispy crab, worth trying. A perfect place to meet colleagues after working hours.
Olive Bar and Kitchen, Bandra
The Olive Bar & Kitchen is Mumbai’s Mediterranean melting pot. The celebrity-favorite restaurant serves Italian cuisine at its finest. This restaurant is also famous for its candlelit dinners, which are both romantic and elegant.
Boardwalk by Flamboyante is all about transporting you to that long-awaited vacation with delicious food and drink, a cool breeze. A panoramic sunset awaits you for a fun filled evening. The approximate cost for two people is Rs 2,000/- Without alcohol
The Roastery Coffee House is well known among coffee lovers for serving the best Siphon coffee in Kolkata. It should also be noted that Roastery Coffee House has locations in cities such as Delhi, Hyderabad and others. The place of Calcutta is soothing and allows you to reconnect with nature.
In Ozora you can eat everything from North Indian, Chinese, Italian, Continental, Asian and Mughlai. Ozora is also known to be Kolkata’s highest hospitality destination, featuring a SkyDeck, fine dining, banquets and an infinity pool lounge.
Kolkata is known for its colonial architecture, traditional cuisine, music and theater. Deck 88 has everything you need for a good view of the city while sitting on a rooftop. People come to Deck88 to drink wine and relax eating popular kebabs.
Whatsup Kolkata is well known for its breathtaking views and reasonable food prices, where you can eat your favorite dishes such as Chicken Tikka Momo, Cajun Chicken, and Chicken Cheeseball. The restaurant is located on Southern Avenue, Kolkata.
The Cloud Social is a new lounge in South Kolkata. Enjoy delicious appetizers and refreshing mocktails while gazing out the window at the cloud-covered skyline.
The sassy spoon
As one of The Sassy Spoon’s Instagram posts stated, “It’s the perfect time to enjoy an al fresco meal. Grab a cup of coffee, a quiet meal or a drink at Sassy’s and enjoy the maximum of this beautiful weather!” Enjoy a beautiful interior as well as warm cuisine and hospitality at only Rs 1600 for two.
Paasha, JW Marriott Pune
Paasha at JW Marriott, Pune is known for having one of the most exclusive options for North West Frontier cuisine with stunning city views. Some of the popular Paasha dishes are Cashew Masala, Aloo Nazakat, Murg Peshawari, Whiskey Cocktail, Paneer Lababdaar and Chicken Lahori.
Your friendly neighborhood restaurant-bar. At Murphies, you can plan a bright and memorable day with the unique European menu they serve at just Rs 1700 for two people.
What makes Malaka Spices unique is that they are organically oriented, so the food is farm-to-table, creating aromatic and flavorful South Asian cuisine. Malaka Spice is located at Kothrud, Pune.
One of Pune’s best-known restaurants, is a tranquil and soothing space in the heart of Wakad, serving world cuisine and tropical cocktails with poolside seating.
Down the pound
A vintage building in a prime location serving food and spirits connoisseurs. Down Sterling serves a good high tea. The staff is extremely cooperative and the portions are generous.
East Coast instead of Madras
A romantic setting for a couple who love the slow life. Madras Square dishes include chicken panko, crab cakes and achari paneer.
Delicious cuisine and the sound of crashing waves at Bay 6. Chennai’s new exotic beach lounge is perfect for anyone who loves food, drink and the ocean. Let the refreshing waves revitalize your senses and transport you to a haven of peace where all is good and pure!
Sage and Lavender Bistro
Sage and Lavender Bistro opened its doors not too long ago with the intention of bringing the outdoors inside. Shilpa Reddy founded the restaurant, and their bestsellers are Radang Meat and Singapore Chicken.
The bark is at Alwarpet, Chennai. Many people come to the restaurant with their pets to have fun and meet new people in the intimate seating arrangement. The fact that they have a pet play area is an added bonus.
The vibe is Mediterranean and European, the cottage is a quiet and friendly space to spend time with friends, especially if you are a student on a tight budget. The meal for two at the Cottage costs Rs 1100.
A jungle-themed bar and kitchen Tulum Jungle Roof is located in Sector 34 of Chandigarh. Tulum’s tacos are scrumptious.
Plefora – The Theater Café
A drive-in cinema and cabana-style cafe open daily from noon to midnight, Plefora is located in New Chandigarh.
JCS Cafe is a cross between a North Indian cafe and an American style restaurant. Hunan Shrimp, Loaded Potato Skins, Herb Chicken, Basil Ice Cream, Chicken Florentine, and Chocolate Frappe are some of their best sellers.
“Your favorite lakeside brewery smells like the holiday season,” reads one of The Hoppery’s Instagram posts. The Hoppery is located in Jubilee Hills, in the heart of Hyderabad. Serving the best continental cuisine, visit this Instagrammable restaurant for a memorable dining experience.
Enter Tabula Rasa with your friends to a pleasant beat played live. It’s a destination for live music, good food and nothing but positive vibes. Apart from the best live performance experience, Tabula Rasa offers an excellent continental dish with an approximate cost of Rs 2300 for two.
This is the place to be if you like sushi, cheesecakes, mocktails and opulence. A magnificent fusion of elegance, craftsmanship and warmth. Enter the other side of Jubilee Hills in Makau.
There is nothing spectacular to see here, except for a legendary brewery where beer fables are born every day! This place is all about vintage decor, bar games, live sports screenings, great bartenders, great food, and ample space.
A place to relax with uplifting spirits and delights of modern gastronomy, as well as many happy memories. Farzi Cafe is owned by one of the biggest names in the industry, restaurateur Zorawar Kalra.
The average price for two people is Rs, 1800. The restaurant is known for its classy atmosphere and fusion cuisine.