Delhi- the heart of India- is flooded with people having a taste for fine dining. A surge in affluence in India’s major cities has marked a revolution in the culinary industry. Moreover, it has sparked a slew of new eateries to cater to it.
Let’s have a look at some of the city’s most expensive and grand cafés that you wouldn’t mind splurging at for your meeting plans with friends and families.
1. Orient Express- Taj Palace
This award-winning restaurant, themed after the famed train that travels across Europe, delivers the best of European cuisine in a setting remindful of an Orient Express cabin. Hors d’oeuvres, meals, sorbets, and desserts—cuisines from the nations the train passes through—are on the menu.
Location: Taj Palace, New Delhi, Lobby Level 2, Sardar Patel Marg, Diplomatic Enclave, New Delhi
Cost for two: 800
2. The Hong Kong Club
Andaz Delhi’s bustling lounge, Hong Kong Club, provides Cantonese food! The cafe is spread over two floors with long tables and massive central islands, overlooking the hotel pool’s azure waters.
The quirky décor is exceptionally alluring, with big blow-ups gracing the walls! And if you are seeking the ultimate selfie location, the big, gilded cage at the entrance is ideal.
Location: Andaz Delhi, The Hong Kong Club, Asset No. 1, Northern Access Rd, Aerocity, New Delhi
Cost for two– 3500
3. Le Cirque: The Leela Palace
In Le Cirque Signature (the Leela Palace Hotel), rich flavors from many worldviews, cultures, and traditions coupled with worldwide cuisine will tickle your hunger.
Because of their universal taste, readily available ingredients, and easy-to-follow recipes, their meals have earned a place and appreciation globally. The world’s most famous cuisines are waiting for you to sample them!
Besides, this restaurant has room for all kinds of audiences as it also offers Italian and vegetarian cuisine.
Location: The Leela Palace, 10th Floor, Diplomatic Enclave, New Delhi
Cost for two: 3800
4. The Imperial Spice Café
The liberal use of fiery spices and sweets in Indian cuisine has made it famous around the world. Authentic or blended foreign cuisines, curry, tamarind, fish, or cumin seeds – Indian dishes provided by The Imperial Cafe and their cooking methods are inspired by local tastes — pick the ones that appeal to you.
Moreover, it has a lovely interior that makes the ambiance look soothing, and some relaxing music creates a beautiful aura that is most appreciated by the people.
Location: M Block, 89/90, Ground Floor, Connaught Place, Delhi
Cost for two: 3000
5. Plum by Bent Chair
Bored of your everyday diet and want to stimulate your tastebuds with something healthy yet scrumptious? We’ve got a place for you. Sugar-free cocktails and a vast selection of vegan and gluten-free dishes are available at Plum by Bent Chair to accommodate your dietary concerns.
While everything is so picture-perfect, some of the tables are simply too spacious and dimly lit for any type of conversation. This place has got pretty much everything to enjoy with your family, friends as well as your loved one.
Location: No.22, Janpath Rd, opp. Le Meridien Hotel, Janpath, Windsor Place, New Delhi
Cost for two: 2200
6. The Grammar Room
The Grammar Room is an eatery that can accommodate a variety of personalities. It is a terrific place to spend the perfect relaxed lunch or after-work beverages with your friends as well as acquaintances, ranging from being the city’s trendiest eating spot to an exquisite cafe.
The Grammar Room’s surroundings are warm, inviting, and simply enticing. Large windows on both sides let in plenty of light, and there’s a purposeful effort to make the environment greener with potted plants on tables and as décor.
An excellent arrangement is specially made to keep the customers engaged, including books next to tables, board games to play with, coloring books, and modern art on the walls.
Location: One Style Mile, Kalka Das Marg, Mehrauli, New Delhi
Cost for two: 2000
7. Coast Café
A cup of hot latte or iced tea, accompanied by sweets and cookies, is what you need for a break. Coast Cafe will provide you with a variety of well-known drinks as well as seating to enjoy them. If you can’t take a break, see if there’s a to-go alternative.
Apart from that, this establishment might be classified as a seafood cafe serving vegetarian cuisine. You can enjoy brunch at Coast Cafe if you arrive at the proper hour.
The décor and ambiance will enhance your eating experience, along with the delicious food. Coast Cafe’s interior design elevates it from a regular cafe to a refined setting for a leisurely lunch. The area is well-lit, with exposed white brick walls surrounded by green plants and enormous arched bay windows that let in a glut of light.
Location: 2nd & 3rd Floor, above OGAAN, H2, Hauz Khas, New Delhi
Cost for two: 2000
The city’s abundance of cafés has provided food enthusiasts with a plethora of options. These restaurants have become not just the coolest and trendiest hangout spots for the Delhiites, but they also serve the best food and beverages. When you visit one of the cafes on the list above, you can relive a new experience numerous times.
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