11. Monkey Bar, Kolkata
MoBar, as locals may be inclined to be familiar with, it—takes the British gastropub concept but infuses it with an Indian twist on heads. Instead of crisp chips, locals snack and bhurji buns alternate while beers are on offer, it’s the cocktails that are one of Monkey Bar’s strongest suits.
12. Adaa, Taj Falaknuma Palace, Hyderabad
The aromatic journey to indulge the senses at Adaa begins en route to this charming restaurant. Intricately paved with a muster of peacocks by day and resplendent city views by night, carefully crafted, savoury-cooked Indian Hyderabadi fare recreates the wonders of the royal kitchens.
13. Villa Shanti, Pondicherry
In the heart of Pondicherry’s scenic Old Town, promenades Villa Shanti, a stylish boutique hotel with its own destination worthy restaurant. On sultry days, a dine within the subtle cool interior, but when Pondicherry’s sunshine tempts, the interior resonates itself amidst the vertical garden on the terrace.
14. Serenade Pavilion, Chandigarh
The 24-hour Al-fresco Coffee Shop offers a selection of delectable cuisine and ambush settings that is sure to elevate the dining experience. Serenade Pavilion has a tint of classic ambience and offers an indoor and alfresco dining area during the evening, with uninterrupted garden views and plunge pools, all on the 4th floor.
15. 21 Gun Salute, Gurugram
The Royal Rasois that takes inspiration from the princely states of India marked the highest in terms of honor, the restaurant was founded in an effort to capture the regal heritage and rich food tastes that emerged from the former. 21 Gun Salute showcases the overwhelming design detail in the presence of two vintage cars. The ambience is elegant on its promise of a royal experience.
16. Gravity Spacebar, Gurugram
Gravity Spacebar, a space themed resto-bar, divides in two floors, Gravity and Anti-Gravity, each reflecting its own set of quirky decors, innovatively housing a restaurant and a microbrewery. Levitating objects, celestial bodies, geometric patterns all around and all sorts of other paraphernalia to make dine out on a spacewalk.
17. The Real Poseidon, Ahmedabad
India’s first underwater restaurant is the latest sensation among the theme-based restaurants. The restaurant in a tunnel-shaped hall of 1200 square feet, is surrounded by a colossal aquarium containing 1,50, 000 liters of water. The aquarium is filled with nearly 4000 distinct species of fish adding to the amazement of dining at the Real Poseidon.
18. La Cucina, Hyatt Regency, Kolkata
Located in the Salt Lake, elegantly Italian, fashionable interiors, signature Italian cuisine, impressive wine list is a luxurious fine-dining experience. The ambience doesn’t get any better than La Cucina at Hyatt Regency.
19. Chokhi Dhani Village, Jaipur
A restaurant with Rajasthani cuisine and culture and tradition that follows the ancient Indian way of living. The setting and ambience of the entire village traps one in an enriching experience of reality.
20. 1135 AD, Jaipur
A dine beneath crystal chandeliers and gilded ceilings, magically serenaded by musicians from a table on the open-air terrace. Resonated for the times when the ruling Rajput dynasties came to local prominence, the restaurant offers an opulent introduction to the cuisine of Rajasthan, as well as splendid surroundings within the ambiguity of the Amber Fort..