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Eat Your Fill Of Everything From Fancy Brunches To Royal Dinner At These Ultimate Buffet Restaurants In Delhi

By Sanjay Gouda

Updated - April 12, 2019 12 min read

The best buffet restaurants in Delhi have come a long way from and you can expect much more than just unlimited portions. Chefs tossing up fresh salads, live grill stations, pizzas straight out of the oven, world cuisine, exotic ingredients, seasonal and organic produce and of course, free-flowing champagne Delhi's best buffets can crank out massive quantities of food that are a far cry from steam-table leftovers. From all-you-can-eat steakhouses to refined Midtown brunches, these are New Delhi's top buffets.

 


Especially Curated For You: Full Guide To The Best Restaurants In New Delhi


 

1. AnnaMaya - Andaz Delhi

Make the most of Anamaya’s breakfast buffet on a lazy Sunday. They source the freshest ingredients straight from several organic farms in the city and transform them into feel-good dishes. The menu is brief featuring fresh and colorful ingredients that are cooked daily. Good food takes on a whole new life here with every dish full of wholesome flavors and a different personality. AnnaMaya introduces the concept of a food hall that allows one to buy the key ingredients used in their dishes displayed beautifully across the restaurant. Fresh herbs, ancient grains, pure salt from the Himalayas, home-made chutneys from the Kumaon region and local cheese from Nepal – all this and more for you to savor and take back home. The big, airy dining room looks gorgeous in the day and the tinted glass adds a splash of color turning it into a happy place to start your day. It offers friendly service in a lively atmosphere with soft live music in the backdrop to keep you entertained.

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Highlights: Perfect For Lazy Sundays, Health Freaks & Breakfast Date

Must-Haves: Goat Milk Paneer Tikka, Kale Salad, Butter Baked Garlic Prawns, Millet Biryani, Smoked Masala Lamb Chops

Cost For Two: INR 2300

Cuisine: North Indian, European

Timings: Opens All Day

Contact Number: +91 11 4903 1351

Address: Andaz Delhi, Asset 1, Aerocity, Aerocity (Get Directions)

 

2. Del - Roseate House

DEL, an all-day dining bistro at the Roseate House, is named after the city’s airport code. The restaurant occupies a huge space which overlooks a serene water body and greenery. The menu comprises of classic dishes from around the world with a play on textures and flavors – be it the wholesome Quinoa Biryani or the beautiful Blueberry Raita.

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Highlights: Perfect For Lunch Buffet

Must-Haves: EL’s Benedict, Paneer Ke Sooley, Lumaconi and Cheese, Barigoule of Artichoke, Yin Yang

Cost For Two: INR 2950

Cuisine: European, Oriental

Timings: Opens All Day

Contact Number: +91 11 3310 6402

Address: Roseate House, Asset 10, Hospitality District, Aerocity (Get Directions)

 

 

3. Pirates Of Grill

Pirates of Grill serves juicy barbecue starters and a mix of Brazilian snacks grilled over smoldering coals on your table. The cool ambiance, comfortable and spacious seating adds to its credentials of an excellent grill room. The buffet menu at the restaurant is definitely worth a go.

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Highlights: Perfect For Family Dinner

Must-Haves: Grilled Pineapple, Fish Tandoori

Cost For Two: INR 1550

Cuisine: North Indian, Chinese

Timings: Opens All Day

Contact Number: +91 11 4503 4444

Address: C 12, Vishal Enclave, Main Nazafgarh Road, Rajouri Garden (Get Directions)

 

4. Fresc Co

With multiple outlets across the city, Fresc Co is quite popular for its reasonable Lunch Buffet where you can eat as much as you want in less than Rs 1000. They serve interesting Mediterranean fare and lunch hours are usually packed with office crowd.

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Highlights: Perfect For Lunch Buffet and Budget Eats

Must-Haves: Paella, Prawn Hot Pot, Chicken Shawarma

Cost For Two: INR 1950

Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, European, American

Timings: All Day 12:00 PM - 11:30 PM

Contact Number: +91 93 1002 0740

Address: 78, Janpath, Janpath (Get Directions)

 

5. Nostalgia At 1911 Brasserie

1911 at the Imperial pays tribute to the historic milestone that led to the emergence of New Delhi as a seat of power and the National Capital of India. The interiors, menu, and service are truly a reflection of Imperial India. The walls at the entrance are adorned with photographs and posters of the Delhi Durbar while the interiors are decked with antiques dating back to the days of the Raj. The breakfast buffet at 1911 is enormous and includes dishes from multiple cuisines along with made-to-order hot items.

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Highlights: Perfect For Sunday Brunch and Breakfast Buffet

Must-Haves: Basil Mahi Tikka, Tandoori Champ, Seekh Kebab, Chicken Imperial, Croque Monsieur

Cost For Two: INR 6000

Cuisine: European, Continental

Timings: All Day 06:30 PM - 11:45 PM

Contact Number: +91 11 4111 6602

Address: The Imperial, Janpath (Get Directions)

 

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6. SET’Z

Everything about Set’z is grand and glamorous- from its large dining hall to its elaborate menu. They serve seven different cuisines each prepared in a beautiful open kitchen managed by expert chefs. The focus is on recreating the best Oriental, Indian and European food and its large scale of operations match up to a 5-star hotel easily. The service, the delivery, the quality, and the presentation – all are on point. This place is perfect for when you want to enjoy some fine wine and top-notch food with your friends and family and relax in a peaceful ambiance in the midst of luxury. Their lavish Sunday brunch buffet is the best way to spend your day.

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Highlights: Perfect For Sunday Brunch and Family Outing

Must-Haves: Chettinad Curry, Philadelphia Roll, Pepperoni Pizza, Egg Appam

Cost For Two: INR 4050

Cuisine: Salad, Thai, Healthy Food, Japanese, American, Kashmiri

Timings: All Day 12:00 PM - 12:00 PM

Contact Number: +91 11 3310 5324

Address: 405, Third Floor, DLF Emporio, 4, Nelson Mandela Road, Vasant Kunj (Get Directions)

 

7. La Piazza

La Piazza is one of the first Italian trattoria-style restaurants in the city and has a lovely live kitchen. Their wine list has some little-known Italian wines that pair beautifully with their crisp thin-crust pizzas served straight from the wood-fired oven onto your plates. Their signature La Piazza pizza has a usually light crust and is smothered with the right balance of sweet tomato sauce, tarty sun-dried tomatoes, and pesto. You would regret if you miss their rich and creamy Tiramisu – it’s the best that you’ll find in the city.

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Highlights: Perfect For Sunday Brunch

Must-Haves: Minestrone Soup, Pesto Pasta Salad, Tiramisu, La Piazza Pizza

Cost For Two: INR 4550

Cuisine: Italian, Salad, Pizza, European, Healthy Food

Timings: All Day 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM and 07:00 PM - 11:30 PM

Contact Number: +91 11 2679 1234

Address: Hyatt Regency, Bhikaji Cama Place (Get Directions)

 

8. Pluck

Spend a lazy Sunday at Pluck gorging on farm-fresh meals and the best seasonal produce sourced directly from their in-house vegetable garden. The restaurant has a vibrant and sunny atmosphere perfect for a day out with your family. They have special themed-based menus every week complete with mains and live stations ranging from Regional Indian to Mediterranean and Modern European. They have everything for every mood.

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Highlights: Perfect For Family Outing and Sunday Brunch

Must-Haves: Broccoli and Quinoa Cake, Tandoori Chicken Leg, Kaffir Lime Paneer Tikka

Cost For Two: INR 2950

Cuisine: European, Modern Indian, North Indian, Italian

Timings: All Day 06:30 PM - 11:30 PM

Contact Number: +91 11 3310 5567

Address: Pullman New Delhi, Aerocity (Get Directions)

 

9. Machan - The Taj Mahal Hotel

This 24-hour coffee shop is one of the oldest in the city and offers the classic buffet experience that evokes nostalgia. The interiors are warm and cheerful with huge wooden windows inviting plenty of natural light. It is popular for its lunch buffet that has an impressive array of Indian, South East Asian and European classics with influences from across the globe. On Sundays, it hosts a lavish oyster and caviar brunch which is truly a one-of-a-kind experience.

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Highlights: Perfect For Lunch Buffet and Lavish Sunday Brunch

Must-Haves: BLT Sandwich, Smoked Chicken Salad, Bull’s Eye Dessert

Cost For Two: INR 4950

Cuisine: European, Continental, Ice Cream, Italian, Thai, Healthy Food

Timings: Opens All Day

Contact Number: +91 11 6656 6162

Address: The Taj Mahal Hotel, 1, Mansingh Road (Get Directions)

 

10. Royal China

Located on the 16th flour and enclosed in a floor-to-ceiling glass wall, this lovely restaurant offers a gorgeous view of the city. In a day and age when dim lighting and distressed wood is the norm, Royal China goes out of its way to provide a space that is tastefully decorated, and their efforts go on to show in their food as well. If you’re here for a working lunch, go straight to the buffet. If you’re here on any day between Friday and Sunday for lunch, you’ll find that they have a great unlimited dim sum menu that includes soup and noodles as well. They also serve mock-meats that are completely vegetarian, so all your vegan and vegetarian friends can come to enjoy a taste of great Chinese food.

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Highlights: Perfect For Working Lunch and Family Outing

Must-Haves: Seafood Dumpling with Ginger and Chilli Oil, Prawn Dumpling with Coriander, Vegetable Puff, Red Snapper in Yellow Bean Sauce

Cost For Two: INR 2250

Cuisine: Chinese

Timings: All Day 12:00 PM - 03:30 PM and 07:00 - 11:45 PM 

Contact Number: +91 11 4981 8000

Address: 16th Floor, Eros Corporate Tower, Nehru Place (Get Directions)

 


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11. Tamra - Shangri La’s Eros Hotel

We like coming to this restaurant at Shangri-La when we want to treat ourselves to endless portions of delicious Indian, Continental, and Asian fare. With airy and comfortable surroundings, you will want to stay here for hours. Tamra’s five live stations churn out delicious preparations full of fresh flavors.

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Highlights: Perfect For Lunch and Brunch

Must-Haves: Tawa Biryani, Grilled Corn Fed Chicken, Dal Tamra, Whole Wheat Crepes, Tamra Chocolate

Cost For Two: INR 5000

Cuisine: Multi-Cuisine, North Indian, Japanese, European, Oriental

Timings: All Day 07:00 AM - 12:00 PM 

Contact Number: +91 9599787836

Address: Shangri-La’s Eros Hotel, 19, Ashoka Road, Janpath (Get Directions)

 

12. K3 - JW Marriott

K3 is designed like a food theatre with three live kitchens that churn delicious dishes from North Indian, Cantonese and Tuscan cuisine and that’s where it gets its name from. The ambiance is old school and serene far distinct from the city’s madness. With Indian army roots, Executive Chef Girish Krishnan has created a lovely menu based on bis multi-cultural experiences and taken the pains to source the best ingredients from the nooks and corners of the city. They also have a beautiful outdoor space dotted with live food stations.

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Highlights: Perfect For Lunch Buffet

Must-Haves: Pork Ribs, Lamb Shanks, Nalli Korma, Fish in Chilly Bean Sauce, Grilled Chicken in Jus

Cost For Two: INR 3500

Cuisine: Italian

Timings: Opens All Day 

Contact Number: +91 11 3310 7567

Address: W Marriott Delhi NCR, Asset Area 4, Hospitality District, Aerocity (Get Directions)

 

13. Kylin Premier

This restaurant cum bar has a lovely rooftop that you’ll love lounging at with your partner. The airy decor makes you want to spend hours at this place. This is perfect for when you’re looking to have a low-key, non-intrusive date night. They’ve got a plethora of options for you to pick from and is perfect for Asian food lovers.

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Highlights: Perfect For Asian Food and Rooftop Dining

Must-Haves: Prawn and Almond Curry Dim Sum, Prawn & Shiitake Siu Mai, Fried Ice Cream Spring Roll

Cost For Two: INR 1850

Cuisine: Chinese, Malaysian, Salad, Italian

Timings: All Day 12:00 PM - 12:30 AM  

Contact Number: +91 98 7175 7744

Address: T 302, 3rd Floor, Ambience Mall, Vasant Kunj (Get Directions)

 

14. Barbecue Nation

This restaurant is widely popular with barbecue lovers. They are the pioneers of the live on-the-table grill concept in the country serving an assortment of vegetarian and non-vegetarian barbecue starters. You can be comfortably seated and expect unlimited portions of meats grilled on your table and served while they are still sizzling. This is one place where you can eat as much as you can. They place a tiny flag on each table and they won’t stop bringing in the food until you flag down.

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Highlights: Perfect For Casual Meetup

Must-Haves: Grilled Potato, Mewashahi Kebab, Grilled Prawns

Cost For Two: INR 1600

Cuisine: North Indian, Chinese

Timings: All Day 12:00 PM - 03:00 PM and 07:00 PM - 11:00PM

Contact Number: +91 80010 86060

Address: 2nd Floor, Munshilal Building, Block N, Outer Circle, Connaught Place (CP) (Get Directions)

 

15. Threesixty Degrees - The Oberoi

If you’re looking for a place to spend your Sunday, head to Threesixty One with your bunch. Their lavish breakfast buffet is the best start to your day. The elegant floor-to-ceiling glass facade lets plenty of sunlight in to energize and cheer you up. Spoil yourself with everything from handmade pasta and freshly baked bread to desi regional fare and made-to-order pizzas. They also have a gluten and lactose-free menu and one specially curated for your tiny tots.

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Highlights: Perfect For Sunday Brunch, Kids and Family Outing

Must-Haves: Pomelo Salad, Whole Wheat Pizzas

Cost For Two: INR 5000

Cuisine: Italian, Thai, North Indian, Japanese, Mediterranean

Timings: All Day 07:00 AM - 11:00 PM 

Contact Number: +91 11 24304370

Address: The Oberoi, Dr. Zakir Hussain Marg (Get Directions)

 

Here’s a list of the best buffet restaurants in Delhi. You can catch some great deals on unlimited food and drinks at these restaurants and make the most of your lazy weekends.


FAQ's

Q: Which are the best places for coffee in Delhi? 

A: Blue Tokai - Saket, Cafe Tesu, Kaffa Cerrado, Barista, Starbucks

 

Q: Which outlets are the best to have a Sunday Brunch?

A: K3, Piso 16, Pluck, Olive Bar & Kitchen

 

Q: Which are the best restaurants in Delhi?

A: Parikrama, Dhaba By Claridges, Perch Wine & Bar, Bercos, Pind Balluchi

 

Q: Which are the best rooftop restaurants in Delhi?

A: Cafe 27, Uncultured, QLA, Sky High, Kylin, Lavaash By Saby

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