Your fine dining experience in India can be incomplete if you haven’t visited any one of these luxurious restaurants in India. The Palace interiors, Raja-Maharaja treatment and thaali food; sounds exotic, eh? You can experience all these luxuries in the top 5 luxurious restaurants in India.
India’s every region has a special cuisine but our travelers might be unaware that every region has a special eatery too. Have a look at the following restaurants and visit them on your next vacation:
1) Zen, The Leela Palace – Bangalore
Zen is multi-cuisine luxurious restaurant. Cuisines such as Japanese, Singaporean, Thai and Korean are served here. The noodle bar and heavenly and exquisite Sunday brunch at The Zen is what people look forward to.
A regular vegetarian dish at Zen costs approximately Rs.1300. Also, the Chateau Lafite Rothschild ’01 here fetches Rs. 28,000 ($626). This place is very famous for a divine lunch experience as The Zen facilitates the visitors to order a special customized dish according to their taste. The Leela’s Zen which is situated at the airport road of the beautiful Bangalore city has been receiving a lot of appreciation by food critics all around the world.
2) Bukhara, I.T.C. Maurya – New Delhi
Bukhara’s luxurious collection I.T.C. Maurya Hotel is situated in Chanakyapuri, New Delhi. It was established in 1977. Over the decade, Bukhara has achieved a lot of recognition. It also received “Times Food Award 2015” for Culinary Heritage. The legendary restaurant is famous for it’s fine dining ambiance and serves Indian and Pakistani cuisine. The most famous dish of this place is “Sikandari Raan” which is actually a succulent leg of charbroiled bone-in lamb with kebabs. It is also known for it’s tandoori dishes and the combination of dal with naan. A single dish at Bukhara cost around Rs.1000-1500.
3) Royal Vega, I.T.C. Grand Chola – Chennai
Royal Vega is a place where you can experience the exotic heritage of India. The interiors of this place are similar to the palace of Indian Emperors. The food is served in decorated thaalis. What makes this place unique is the fact that it only serves vegetarian food and the menu is based on the ancient Indian system of cooking according to the six seasons, or rithus. The average cost for two people is approximately Rs. 4000. It’s most renowned dish is the “Ranjit Khasa” which is available throughout the year, it is an assortment of seven to eight curries alongside two kinds of Indian bread and rice and end, of course, with dessert. In misthanam i.e. the desert, “Kheer Sagar” and the “Shahi Mitha” are everyone’s favorite.
4) The Lantern Restaurant & Bar, The Ritz-Carlton – Bangalore
Lantern is Bangalore’s city most famous Chinese restaurant. It is popular for luxury dining. Visitors can choose among indoor or outdoor seating. Dim sums are a notable dish of this place. It is also known for lunch buffets. The average cost for two people is approximately Rs. 2500 at this 5 star restaurant.
5) Zen 6, The Park – Kolkata
Zen is always decorated like a live stage with perfect lighting and ambiance. They serve Thai, Chinese and Japanese cuisines. This luxury dining 5 star restaurant organizes events such as “Sushi Bazaar” and “Dim-sum Market” on Sundays. The average cost for two people is approximately Rs. 3200. People also come here for a good nightlife experience.
The next time when you travel to these cities, don’t forget to visit their famous 5 star restaurant and their exotic food.