The weather right now is so perfect, we are fairly certain that everyone is looking for places that allow them to eat in the open. So, here is our curated list to the top 10 outdoor restaurants in Delhi for that perfect & cozy date when the weather is turning romantic. Wine & Dine Under The Stars (or the sun).
Olive’s new cafe is winning for its gorgeous decor and excellent breakfast menu. Their deck offers a killer view of the forest, it’s the perfect brunch spot to hit with the gang. We can vouch for their fantastic pancakes and Avo toast, they do some delicious cocktails that would make you forget all your tasks for the day.
Photo Courtesy: The Grammar Room
Highlights: Gorgeous Decor, Excellent Breakfast Menu, Smoking Zone, Open Air Seating, Serves Alcohol
Must Haves: Coffee, Cocktails, Mushroom Melt, Salad, Salads, Avocado Toast, Truffle Fries
Cost For Two: INR 1850
Address: One Style Mile, Mehrauli, New Delhi (Get Directions)
One of the first fine-dine restaurants in the city, Olive continues to charm us with its pebbly outdoor area done up in pretty lights. The ambiance screams romance, but you wouldn’t be out of place with your family at their Sunday brunch.
Photo Courtesy: Olive Bar & Kitchen
Highlights: Mesmerizing Decor, Soothing Decor, Smoking Zone, Open Air Seating, Live Music
Cuisine: Mediterranean, Italian, European, Salad, Seafood
Must Haves: Chocolate Fondant, Mezze Platter, Sangria, Parma Ham Pizza
Cost For Two: INR 3950
Address: One Style Mile, Haveli 6, Kalka Das Marg, Mehrauli (Get Directions)
With a few fairy lights, strategic spots and landscaping, you’ve got yourself the perfect date spot in town at this one, especially since they always have some kind of offer on pitchers. Also, keep a look out for special gigs and live performances, everything is better when it’s outdoors.
Photo Courtesy: FIO Country Kitchen And Bar
Highlights: Romantic Space, Outdoor Seating, Peaceful Ambience, Palatable Food, Lively Music
Cuisine: European, Italian, North Indian, Salad
Must Haves: Minestrone Soup, Mocktails, Pasta, Long Island Iced Tea, Lamb
Cost For Two: INR 3200
Address: Gate 1, The Garden of Five Senses, Saiyad Ul Ajaib, Saket (Get Directions)
4. Rose Cafe
We nominate Rose Cafe for days spent in the sun rather than under the stars. If privacy is what you need, you’re in luck, as it’s their biggest specialty, along with a menu featuring cafe-esque food including Italian, Lebanese and Mediterranean cuisine.
Photo Courtesy: Rose Cafe
Highlights: Seating Available, Open Air Seating, Chic Decor, Complete Privacy
Cuisine: Italian, Lebanese, North Indian, Healthy Food, Pizza, Ice Cream
Must Haves: Tiramisu, Waffles, Cheesy Chicken, Iced Peach Tea
Cost For Two: INR 1050
Address: 2, Westend Marg, Saidulajab, Saket (Get Directions)
Right around the corner from one of our favorite monuments in the city, QLA deserves a mention for its superb view of the Qutab Minar. This 7,000 sq foot, European-style indoor space is just the perfect spot for arranging that bash you’ve been planning for so long and is equally suitable for quiet dates.
Photo Courtesy: QLA
Highlights: Live Music, Open Air Seating, Fine Dining, Romantic Dinner, Lovely Ambiance
Cuisine: European, Italian, Spanish
Must Haves: Potato Mash, Pumpkin Soup, Chicken Slider, Garden Salad, Prawn
Cost For Two: INR 3000
Address: 4-A, Next to Qutab Minar, Seven Style Mile, Kalka Das Marg, Kila (Get Directions)
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Summer House Cafe’s neighbor, Auro’s got a massive terrace with a massive bar all across the side and plays some great music. Don’t forget to order food though, they have quite a few surprises (read coastal treats and Rann) up their sleeves.
Photo Courtesy: Auro Kitchen & Bar
Highlights: Night Life, Bakes & Desserts, Open Air Seating, Non-Vegetarian
Cuisine: Modern Indian, Continental
Must Haves: Crispy Lotus Root, Pulled Jackfruit Fajitas, Vindaloo Pork Ribs, Tibetan Hot Dog, Power Jungle Juice
Cost For Two: INR 1500
Address: 201, 2nd Floor, DDA Shopping Complex, Aurobindo Place, Hauz Khas (Get Directions)
7. The Circle
This one’s quite far for those of you on the Delhi side of the DND, but it’s worth it! The Circle in Greater Noida is situated inside a farmhouse and is pretty-as-a-picture. They have regular screenings of matches and F.R.I.E.N.D.S, momos, pasta and a special table under a tree with hanging lights. You have to see it to believe it.
Photo Courtesy: The Circle
Highlights: Screens Live Matches, Open Air Seating, Takeaway Available, Breakfast Place, Vegetarian Only
Cuisine: Chinese, European, Italian
Must Haves: Pepper Corn, Cheese Rolls, Alfredo Chicken, Mushroom Pizza, Sautee Kebabs
Cost For Two: INR 650
Address: In Vibha Fram, Near Rci Vidya Vihar, Knowledge Park-3, Knowledge Park (Get Directions)
Erstwhile Zest, Set’z has consistently maintained a classic multi-cuisine menu, fantastic food and a bunch of lovely cocktails. One of the few outdoor spaces that cater to every type of meeting, here is where you should start if this is your first brush with an outdoor meal in Delhi.
Photo Courtesy: Set'z
Highlights: Serves Buffet, Open Air Seating, Fine Dining, Enchanting Ambiance
Cuisine: Salad, Thai, Healthy Food, Japanese, American, Kashmiri
Must Haves: Sushi, Chicken Dim Sum, Cocktails, Mocktails, Sunday Brunch, Appam, Dal Makhani
Cost For Two: INR 4000
Address: 405, Third Floor, DLF Emporio, 4, Nelson Mandela Road, Vasant Kunj (Get Directions)
The good news about Amalfi is that it’s barely ever crowded, so it manages to preserve the tranquil ambiance in both its outdoor sections. Complete with wrought iron furniture, white canopies, fountains, and bricked flooring, it’s exactly how you’d imagine a little Italian cafe to be.
Photo Courtesy: Amalfi
Highlights: Open Air Seating, Rooftop Ambience, Lovely Decor, Rooftop Setting
Cuisine: Italian, European, Ice Cream
Must Haves: Pizza, Cocktails, Tiramisu, Pasta, Minestrone Soup, Wine, Seafood Risotto
Cost For Two: INR 1800
Address: M-82, 1st floor, Greater Kailash (GK) 2 (Get Directions)
Another menu from the French subcontinent, Le Bistro du Parc makes it to our list of top outdoor spaces. Imagine wine, a terrace surrounded by vines and fine French food. You there yet?
Photo Courtesy: Le Bistro Du Parc
Highlights: Insta-Worthy Place, Romantic Place, Charming Ambience
Cuisine: French, Salad, Italian, European, Healthy Food, American
Must Haves: Chicken Satay, Ghee Roast Keema Matar, Grilled Fish
Cost For Two: INR 1750
Address: A 57-59, Moolchand market, Defence Colony (Get Directions)
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