A slew of new restaurants and cafes across India have their kitchens up and running for you. We know it’s hard to keep up with all that’s happening in the culinary world–we’re here to simplify your life. We’ve brought to you 8 new restaurants and delivery kitchens you can turn to in Mumbai, New Delhi, Lonavala and Bengaluru. So go ahead and bookmark it; you never know when it will be handy.
1. Copper Chimney, Juhu (Mumbai)
One of Mumbai’s premiere legacy restaurants, Copper Chimney’s new outpost celebrates its 49th anniversary. Lavishly spread across four floors, it invites you to dig into a melting pot of flavours from its signature dishes. Chandni Chowk Chaat, Grilled Burrah Chops, the Chelo Kabab, Rogan Josh—can’t wait to try our faves.
Price: INR 1,500 (for two)
Operating Hours: Monday to Friday – 12 pm to 3:30 pm & 7 pm to 10 pm
2. Chembur Social, Chembur (Mumbai)
Social has recently opened its doors in Chembur, a much-loved suburb in Mumbai. Take your pick from the classics–Breakfast Trays, Munchies, Signature Tandoori Pizzas, China Boxes, Black Label Butter Chicken and legendary Biryanis. Let’s not forget the crowd favourite–the cocktail menu offering new additions such as The Pink Pound, Savdhaan, Mars Attacks, Asia Sour, and Dusky Hawaiian. Keeping the raw aesthetics that patrons have come to like, the outpost is flanked by construction material, which acts as a reminder of Chembur’s industrial roots. You’ll love the spot featuring a neon signage that reads ujjwal bhavishya (i.e. bright future)–ideal for taking a selfie!
Price: INR 1400++ (for two)
Operating Hours: 9 am to 10 pm
3. Art Of Dum, Worli (Mumbai)
Biryani lovers, there’s a new joint offering an authentic and luxurious at-home dining experience. This gourmet delivery kitchen uses the traditional ‘Dum Pukht’ style of slow cooking–a process that lets the dishes breathe in their own aromas and juices, thereby allowing the flavours from the spices and herbs to be infused well. Besides its signature Zaituni Subz Biryani and Dum Gosht Biryani, your options are Dal Makhani, Handi Nimbu Chicken, Rajma Ke Galouti and more. Does it sound like your dinner menu for tonight?
Price: INR 800-900 ++ (for 2)
Contact: 73040 00900 / 98206 41000
4. Wok & Roll, Bandra West (Mumbai)
Fancy Chinese meals that arent’t too heavy on your pocket? Bookmark this cart-style eatery offering meals on the go. Choose from a selection of rolls and momos. As a noodle lover, you’ll be spoilt for choice with dishes ranging from Korean, Indonesian, Indian-style Wai Wai to 15 other varieties. But the real deal is the Wok Box, customised with a rice or noodle base in your choice of sauce.
Price: Ranging from INR 100-399 (exclusive of taxes)
5. Anglo-Indian Cafe (Lonavala)
On your weekend getaway, stop by Lonavala’s recently cosily decorated cafe. You’ll be seated among large white colonial pillars and rustic blue Mediterranean inspired floor tiles, overlooking lush green mountains. Alongside dishes such as Cajun Crispy Cauliflower, Chicken Chermoula, Sourdough Pizzas, Mustard BBQ Fish, Smoked Chipotle Paneer Tikka, there are plant-based options for vegans. Case in point: the Flaxburg (a crispy burger with Soy Bolognese patty topped with a Spicy Garlic Aioli). End your meal on a sweet note with the newfound Chikki Cheesecake, Out of the Blue’s nostalgic Sizzling Brownie, the Organic Gooey Chocolate Keto Tart and more.
Price: INR 800
Contact: 93598 20179
6. Villa Bistro (Lonavala)
Making an epicurean addition to its vast property, Della Resorts has opened an Italian restaurant, Villa Bistro. Dive into the classics ranging fom wood fired pizzas to hand rolled pastas, seasonal salads and authentic tiramisu and Sicilian cassata. Don’t miss out on the artisanal chocolate station–a section of alcohol chocolates and hand churned ice creams. What’s more? Every piece of furniture and fixture of the restaurant including the tableware, lighting, cutlery and crockery are all available for sale at the hotel’s in-house interior product supply company, Della Gallery.
Price: 2500++ (without alcohol)
7.My Love Triangle (New Delhi)
Delivering fresh pizza on wheels, My Love Triangle has carved a niche for itself. Baked to perfection in 10 minutes in a mobile oven, the pizzas are delivered to you in terracotta containers to ensure it’s hot even after it reaches you. From ripe San Marzano tomatoes and Parma ham imported from Emiliana Romana, Italy to soft mozzarella, aged parmesan, and the fresh herbs and leaves, the team has left no stone unturned to ensure that the finest gourmet ingredients make it to your dough.
Price: INR 1500 (for two)
8. Sly Granny Cafe, Saket (New Delhi)
Got last-minute sweet cravings? Head to this sweet spot that has now introduced new ice creams to the menu. The indulgent variety includes fruity flavours like Mango and Raspberry Sorbet, and a chocolate range including Belgian Chocolate, Snickers and Brownie Fudge. Additionally, there are smoothies and mocktails too. Our reccos: Orange No-Mojito, Passion Fruit Orange Cooler, and Berry & Banana Smoothie.
Price: Starts at INR 249++ for smoothies and mocktails; INR 149 ++ for one scoop and INR 569 ++ for a 500ml tub of ice cream plus taxes
9. Burger Seigneur, Whitefield (Bengaluru)
Dig into juicy, succulent burgers from Bengaluru’s favorite gourmet burger joint that is now open as a cloud kitchen. The chef recommends the Dynamite (a succulent lamb patty grilled with cheddar cheese alongside fresh pomegranates, nachos, pickled jalapenos and the world famous Bay Bay Sauce); Lucien (a treat for the veggie lovers, perfect Portobello mushroom, melted with cheddar cheese and coupled with sun-dried tomatoes, caramelised onions, parsley, topped off with French Cocktail Sauce); and Tapper Creek (Tenderloin patty loaded with lettuce, tomato, parsley, cheddar cheese and showered with French Cocktail Sauce).
Price: INR 1000++ for two