‘Laughter is the brightest where food is the best’ and best food is best enjoyed in the best ambience.
And this combination paves the need for restaurants with regal ambience, that can leave a feel-good effect, that can alter our moods and that can bring out the paramount in us.
Following is the list of top 10 restaurants in Bangalore, along with reasons why these restaurants are featured in our list of top 10 !!
1. Dum Pukht Jolly Nabobs – ITC Windsor
This restaurant gives an old rustic aristocratic feeling and is popular for its mouth watering North Indian spread.
What we recommend: Kakori Kababs and Begum’s Pudding served with brandy sauce
Why we recommend: monarchical grandeur elevated to its finest degree.
2. GrassHopper, Bannerghatta Road
A breathtaking natural ambience, absolutely serene with thoughtfully created privacy; a truly at home experience and you can carry your own wine too.
What we recommend : sea weed caviar and exquisite desserts
Why we recommend : A 7 course meal served without options but cooked to perfection. The chef is open to preferences and special meal requests in advance.
3. Citrus – The Leela Palace, Old Airport Road
A majestic main porch, a swimming pool view and a vast menu option from North Indian, Italian, Asian, Continental and Mediterranean
What we Recommend : the extravagant buffet with gigantic food options
Why We Recommend : a great place to spend long hours, a play area for kids too.
4. Caperberry, UB City
A unique European fine dine experience with impeccable service and a very creative menu.
What We Recommend : Tapas Platter & Sangria
Why We Recommend : Great food, great ambience ; all served with a smile.
5. Shiro, UB City
A fun dine experience with great retro music with a Japanese, Korean, Vietnamese, Chinese and Thai spread.
What we recommend : Ca Ri Ga, Goi Cuon and Sushi
Why we recommend : A grand Japanese decor and very different menu ; worth trying.
6. The Fatty Bao, Indiranagar
It delivers on edgy, delicious, creative Asian food set in an ambience that altogether compliments the dining experience.
What we recommend : Fried Prawns and Sheng Jian Baos
Why we recommend : great portions served on the roof top
7. Ottimo, ITC Gardenia
This all Italian fine-dine serves food seasoned to perfection – is truly the finest Italian restaurant in the country
What we recommend – beef carpaccio di filetto and the double stuffed ravioli
Why we recommend – they can customize any dish to your preference
8. KARAVALLI, Gateway Hotel
Authentic Indian coastal cuisine served indoors or at the garden, great appetizers and a truly Konkan ambience.
What we recommend – Mango Curry & Fish Curry, dodol and coconut ice cream
Why we recommend – unique menu, beautiful ambience and a hub for foreign tourists
9. Samarkand, Infantry Road
This Afghani restaurant with flame lights, old paintings and shallow tables can take you to the good old days of Mughal.
What we recommend – Shikari Tangri, Dal Afghani with Sikandari Naan
Why we recommend – Right pricing and absolutely no compromise on food and ambience – BINGO!
10. Absolute Barbecues, Marathahalli
A great spread of barbeque, live counters, perfect place for a large party, and they will make sure you stuff yourself to the brim
What we recommend – grilled barbeque spread
Why we recommend – polite and prompt service and a chirpy ambience- you can shout as loud and walk all around
11. BLUE GINGER, Race Course Road
Taj West End gives us this delightful opportunity to make our loved ones the happiest ones. This romantically decorated location gives you the chance to even hire a private chef and who would serve you palatable foods from the Vietnamese Cuisine. Want to try something different, then get yourselves there!
12. OLIVE BEACH, Ashok Nagar
Situated very close the busy Richmond Road, this restaurant is the ideal place for a date night. With the little candles set up on the table and the amazing ambience in the place, the meal is unequivocally going to make an impression on your lady! Olive Beach serves a variety of dishes from the Mediterranean and the European cuisines.
13. RUH, Bellandur
This beautiful themed restaurant is an exquisite sight in the nights especially with all the innovative lighting. You wouldn’t have any complaints with the food either. They serve collections from the Parsi, Lebanese and Mediterranean cuisines. Located in the IT sector of Bangalore, Ruh deserves to be on the must-visit list.
The pesto butter and the hot bread gets you caught right at the beginning! From exquisite salads and starters to delicious desserts, Sunny’s is the perfect place to spend a quiet evening.
What we recommend – The Barbara’s ganache tart is to die for and will soothe any kind of dessert craving
Why we recommend – The place is beautiful and the courteous staff makes it better.
15. 13th Floor
Bangalore sure does have amazing weather but viewing Bangalore from here is breath-taking. Situated in the heart of the city, its a peace house midst the hustle and bustle. And if you are a crowd lover, you can always peep down and be a part of it.
What we recommend – Kebabs with sangria
Why we recommend – Spectacular view of the city