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Food Fun And Cocktails At These 15 Best Restaurants In Hauz Khas

By Sanjay Gouda

Updated - Feb. 15, 2019 10 min read

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Hauz Khas Village in Delhi is amongst the favorite places for youngsters to hang out, for foreigners to visit for a fun time, for models, photographers and their portfolios, and even for families to spend a nice afternoon on weekends. In this case, it doesn't matter, if you are a Foodie, shopaholic or nature enthusiast, this place has something for every adrenaline junkie!


There are many things to do in Hauz Khas Village, many places to visit, and while all of the destinations are special in their own way, let's take a leisurely walk through all the best restaurants in capitals most vibrant allay - Hauz Khas. Pay a visit to these best restaurants in Hauz Khas for a filling experience and gastronomical delight.

 

Best Romantic Restaurants

1. Yeti - The Himalayan Kitchen

The decor is traditionally Tibetan, with prayer flags all around and rustic seating. The staff is courteous and the service is quick. Cuisines served here include Nepalese and Tibetan.  Definitely recommended if you're a North Eastern food lover.

Highlights: Takeaway available, Open Air Seating, Wi-Fi
Must haves: Datchi, Tingmo, Mutton Momos and Pork fried in the red sauce
Cost for two: Rs. 1350
Cuisine: Tibetan, Nepalese
Address: Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi (Get Directions)

 

2. Masha

Enjoy the amazing view of deer park and HKV's lake from its outdoor seating, or party inside their plush interiors. It has eye-catchy decors with quirky skulls hanging all over the place. An excellent range of drinks and toothsome multi-cuisine preparations are served here, in the familiar quirky manner that this outlet's chain is famous for.Masha-Hauz-Khas-Village

Highlights: Smoking Zone, Wifi Available, Air Conditioned, Live Music, Serves Alcohol, Open Air Seating
Must haves: Peri Peri Chicken Pizza, Chicken Wings, White Sauce Pasta, Shawarma, Veggie Pizza
Cost for two: Rs. 1200
Cuisine: Chinese, North Indian
Address: Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi (Get Directions)

 

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1. Mia Bella- Romantic Kitchen & Bar

Mia Bella is very different from other places when it comes to romantic restaurants in Hauz Khas. The entire place has a European vibe and gives a gorgeous view of Hauz Khas fort and lake. The rooftop is a very soothing place with natural beauty all around. The indoors are warm and cozy and it is also one of the top picks of the city's best haunts for drinks. The place has blue, yellow and white decor and will surely not leave you disappointed.

Highlights: Outdoor Seating, Wifi, Smoking Area
Must haves: United Veggie Gatsby, Ice Cream Sandwich, Lamb Pastrami Reuben, and Blueberry Shake
Cost for two: Rs. 1800
Cuisine: European
Address: Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi (Get Directions)

 

2. Naivedyam

Check in here and feel a rise in your love for Southern India! The ambiance is calm and the staff prompt and courteous. The menu puts forward the classic flavors and comfort food from Kerala. Mysore Dosa, Idli Sambhar with the divine Chutneys, Sambhar Vada are a few mentions that steal the show and deserve a pick without any doubt. The epic buttermilk, in both its variants, soothes the throat and best complements the food.

Highlights: Vegetarian Only, Breakfast Place, Takeaway Available, Air Conditioned, Seating Available
Must Haves: Crispy Dosa Mysore Masala Dosa Dahi IdliRava Kesari Maharaja Dosa
Cost for two: Rs. 550
Cuisine: South Indian
Address: Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi (Get Directions)

 


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Live music and shows

1. Kaffeine

Live music, outdoor seating, and delicious food - What else one could want! Situated in a prime locality for partying, this outlet never disappoints. It has an eye-catching ambiance, and excellent food quality adds to the grace of the place and makes it definitely a go-to spot.

Highlights: Live Screenings, Outdoor Seating
Must haves: Killer Kebab Plate, Pasta in Pesto sauce
Cost for two: Rs. 1750
Cuisine: Italian, Mexican, Continental, Pizza
Address: Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi (Get Directions)

 

2. Maquina

Live music, live band performances, live shows, live sports screenings, live pizza tossing (haha! Yes). Too much live, right? That’s exactly the point folks. Head here for a guaranteed good time. It is the perfect place for family dinners, friends' hangouts, and even romantic evenings.

Highlights: Live Music and Sports Screenings, Wi-Fi
Must Haves: Enchiladas Paneer Tikka Sunday BrunchChicken Nachos Spinach Steak
Cost for two: Rs. 1850
Cuisine: Continental, American, Italian, Burger
Address: Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi (Get Directions)

 


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Best Pubs & Bars

1. Rabbit Hole

A place to have a mesmerizing experience in the company of friends, it offers a huge party space and amazing food and beverage choices. The joint has spacious interiors divided into a lounge and terrace seating. With wooden flooring, plush couches, beautiful chandeliers hanging from the ceiling and Alice in Wonderland inspired posters on the walls, the place has a brilliant, unique atmosphere. It is certainly one of the highest-recommended places in the area.Rabbit-Hole-Hauz-Khas Highlights: Live Music, Night Life, Screens Live Matches, Open Air Seating, Serves Alcohol, Smoking Zone
Must Haves: Crispy Chilli Potatoes, Honey Chilli Chicken, Spaghetti Arabiatta With Jalapenos & Fresh Chilies, Bell Pepper, Alfredo Pasta
Cost for two: Rs. 1750
Cuisine: North Indian, Continental
Address: Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi (Get Directions)

 

2. Garage Inc.

This is an amazing multi-cuisine restaurant serving American, Italian, Continental and Finger Food. The ambiance of the place is nice with games, soothing music and karaoke nights and the decor is pretty attractive. Coming to the food, Sausages, Chicken Pizza and Burgers are finger-licking good. The quantity and quality of food are satisfying. A great place to hang out with friends.

Highlights: Smoking Zone, Wifi Available, Serves Alcohol, Seating Available, Night Life, Open Air Seating
Must Haves: Stir- Fried Chicken With Chilli Oyster Crispy Vegetable Maggi Reggae Nachos Chicken
Cost for two: Rs. 1900
Cuisine: Mexican, North Indian, Burger, Italian, European, Continental, Ice Cream, Desserts, Healthy Food
Address: Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi (Get Directions)

 

3. Auro Kitchen & Bar

One of the best restaurants cum bar in Hauz Khas, Auro Kitchen & Bar is a laid-back nightspot with a compact international menu and lineup of regular music performances. The ambiance is mesmerizing, and the crowd is wonderful. It offers delicious Modern Indian and Continental delicacies. The staff and service are top-notch as well, which always makes it welcoming. The party area provides a great option for a memorable evening plan.Auro-Kitchen-Bar-Hauz-Khas Highlights: Seating Available, Serves Alcohol, Smoking Zone, Bakes & Desserts, Open Air Seating, Wifi Available, Night Life
Must Haves: Haleem, Sangria, Candon Rose, Crispy Lotus Root, Pulled Jackfruit Fajita, Orange Thyme, Yuzu Lemonade
Cost for two: Rs. 1500
Cuisine: Modern Indian, Continental
Address: 201, 2nd Floor, DDA Shopping Complex, Aurobindo Place, Hauz Khas, (Get Directions)

 

4. Hauz Khas Social

Being one of the most popular restaurants and having many more branches spread across the city, Hauz Khas Social tops the list when it comes to delicious food and stunning views. Not just in the evening, but Social can also be visited in the morning as it has some amazing breakfast menu. With big seating spaces spread across 2 floors, rustic interiors & giving the best view of Hauz Khas Social, this place is a must-visit with your companion.Hauz-Khas-Social-Village-New-Delhi

Highlights: Picturesque View, Insta Worthy, Live Music
Must Haves: Chicken Sandwich, Cappuccino, Mutton Nihari, Dumplings
Cost for two: Rs. 1350
Cuisine: Continental, American, Asian, North Indian
Address: 9A & 12, Hauz Khas Village (Get Directions)

 

5. Sandoz Kitchen & Bar

Sandoz Kitchen & Bar is a place you wouldn't want to miss when it comes to romantic restaurants in Hauz Khas. This outlet has huge indoor, outdoor and rooftop seating area with a well-equipped bar. Not just for couples, but this place caters to a group of friends and families too. The staff will make sure to fulfill all your requirements and being full-packed in spite of its huge seating, table reservation is recommended. With lovely ambiance, beautiful decor and slightly on a reasonable side, this place surely stands out.romantic_restaurants_hauz_khas_sandoz_image

Highlights: Open Air Seating, Wifi
Must Haves: Butter Chicken Biryani, Vanilla Ice Cream, Crispy Honey Chicken
Cost for two: Rs. 1400
Cuisine: North Indian, Chinese
Address: 11 & 12 CSC Complex, Aurobindo Marg, New Delhi, Hauz Khas (Get Directions)

 

6. Elma's Bakery, Bar & Kitchen

Being one of the first bakeries to introduce the now famous Red Velvet Cake, Elma's Bakery & Kitchen tops the list amongst tourists. With antique furniture, it resembles the look of late centuries cafe in foreign lands. Once a hidden gem, this outlet is now very famous in the city and has soothing pastel interiors and vintage European vibes. This English style cafe is a great place to relax with lovely music and has wide breakfast options and desserts.romantic_restaurants_hauz_khas_elma's_image

Highlights: Live Music, Outdoor Seating, English Style
Must Haves: Red Velvet Cake, Apple Crumble Cheese Cake, Moist Chocolate Cake
Cost for two: Rs. 1900
Cuisine: Continental, American, Italian, Bakery
Address: 31, 2nd Floor, Hauz Khas Village (Get Directions)

 


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Best Cafes

1. Coast Cafe

Taking care of hunger pangs till as late as 1:00 AM, Coast Cafe is a casual dining and one of the most romantic restaurants in Hauz Khas serving Continental preparations. A top-rated place in Hauz Khas Village, it is praised for its scrumptious food and is a nice joint to visit when one is looking to satiate hunger pangs with tasty, hygienic food at reasonable prices.Coast-Cafe-image

Highlights: Soothing Ambiance, Romantic Seating, Lovely Interior
Must Haves: Appam, Chicken Stew, Avial, Icecream Cake, Goan Prawn Curry
Cost for two: Rs. 1500
Cuisine: Continental
Address: H 2, Second Floor & Third Floor, Above Ogaan, Hauz Khas Village (Get Directions)

 

2. Summer House Cafe

Summer House Cafe is already very famous for hosting crazy parties in the town. But when it comes to romantic restaurants in Hauz Khas, this outlet is not behind. Having a terrace with beautiful cabana seating, this outlet will make you fall in love with it. It has a bar located at the center of the space which is the main attraction of indoors. Apart from that, it also has various other areas as well and one can accommodate themselves according to the requirement.romantic_restaurants_hauz_khas_sumer_house_cafe_image

Highlights: Music Events, Nightlife, Happy Hours
Must Haves: Hazelnut Shake, Buffalo Chilli Fries, Non.-Veg Mezze Platter
Cost for two: Rs. 1800
Cuisine: Italian, Continental
Address: Aurobindo Place Market, Hauz Khas, Block C 2, Bhim Nagri, Khel Gaon (Get Directions)

 

3. Cafe Untold

Cafe Untold is a small hidden cozy place in the area and is very reasonably priced. The peaceful ambiance, lovely decor, and great service make this outlet to be amongst the top romantic restaurants in Hauz Khas. Even the single people out there and office goers can spend their time in this beautiful outlet over a cup of coffee. This is the place to be if you want to stay away from all that noise and spend a quiet evening with your partner.romantic_restaurants_hauz_khas_cafe_untold_image

Highlights: Wifi, Peaceful Ambiance
Must Haves: Chilli Chicken Spaghetti, Bombay Sandwich, Potato Wedges
Cost for two: Rs. 500
Cuisine: ContinentalItalianNorth Indian
Address: Near Father Agnel School, Gulmohar Park (Get Directions)


FAQ's

Q. Which are the most affordable bakeries in Hauz Khas Village?

A. Pink Box, Al Forno By Aishwarya, Miam

 

Q. What is the best way to reach Hauz Khas?

A. Through metro at station 'Hauz Khas'

 

Q.Which are some of the decent clubs in South Delhi/Gurgaon, where the crowd is good and stag entry for guys is permissible?
A. Turquoise Cottage,, StellarKitty Su

 

Q. What are some best bakes & desserts restaurants in Hauz Khas Village?
A. AurumMaison Des DessertsHigh5 Cakes & BakesGypsy CafeWafflelicious

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