There is nothing like dining with an elegant view. If you fancy dining in the most luxurious way, then Delhi offers the best of fine dining restaurants that are intricately designed with charming terrace gardens and breath-taking interiors. To enjoy your meals with ecstasy and splendour, try out these hand-picked restaurants.
OTW – On The Waterfront, Lodhi Road
On The Waterfront, best known as OTW, is a luxurious fine dining restaurant located in the heart of Delhi. The interiors are artistically designed with glass walls, vibrant wall paintings, unique light installations and a tranquil pool side. OTW serves a medley of delicacies from European, Chinese, Thai and Italian cuisines. Its menu features sumptuous Sunday brunches with an extensive range of Sushi, Dim sums, Grills, Soups, Pastas, Biryanis, Indian curries, Kababs and Desserts.
Address: The Lodhi Hotel, Lodhi Road, New Delhi
Lodi – The Garden Restaurant
Lodhi-The Garden Restaurant is acclaimed as the favourite outdoor fine dining restaurant in Delhi. Split into different sections- atrium, garden area, bar, terrace and ground floor, it is a beautiful place for leisurely Sunday brunches, evening cocktails and hi teas. Lodhi Bar is the highlight of the restaurant. It features a unique selection of innovative wines and a 16-tap wine machine. The restaurant offers a peaceful and serene atmosphere, far away from the busy city life. The garden seating area has tent type seating along with separate enclosures for private dining that offers a mesmerizing impact.
Address: Lodhi Road, Opp. Mausam Bhavan, New Delhi
Sevilla – The Claridges
Sevilla is a Spanish themed restaurant located at the Claridges Hotel. It is best known for its romantic ambience and breath-taking view. The décor is tastefully done with candle lights and beautiful canopy styled outdoor seating. The menu is an eclectic blend of Mediterranean and Moroccan cuisines with innovative Spanish preparations. The restaurant gives a cosy, romantic ambience with a cobbled path entrance and numerous cabanas. Patata Bravas, Beetroot Rissotto and Cordero are some of the signature preparations at Sevilla that take you to the beautiful land of Spain.
Address: The Claridges, 12, Dr APJ Abdul kalam Rd, New Delhi
Olive Bar & Kitchen
The Olive Bar & Kitchen, Mehrauli is a place where food blends with culture. It offers a luxurious and ultra-fine dining experience to its patrons. Set up in a beautiful haveli, it has a selective indoor or outdoor seating. Much to your delight, the chefs prepare food in front of your eyes. The menu features Mediterranean, Italian and European cuisines to satiate your cravings. The interiors are done with wicker chairs, glass tables, white walls, and a pebbled courtyard under a huge Banyan tree. Its bright hues create a mesmerizing ambience reminiscent to that of a place in Greece.
Address: Haveli No. 6-8, Kalkadass Marg, Mehrauli, New Delhi
Qla is a European style restaurant offering a superb view of Qutab Minar engulfed with lush greenery. It has a European themed interior and a terrace with an amazing view. With its huge space, Qla is a perfect destination for corporate events and big parties. You have a variety of options to choose from the food menu that includes European, Italian and Spanish cuisines., Some of the must haves here are seafood, lager sorbet and cheesecake. The restaurant also organizes live performances.
Address: The Kila, 4A Marg, opp Qutab Minar, Kalka Dass, Mehrauli, New Delhi
JW Lounge – JW Marriott
JW Lounge, located in Marriott Hotel is an elegant restaurant that offers a luxurious all-day dining experience. The beautifully created interiors with a big chandelier in the middle, classy seating arrangement and pool side seating, will just woo you. It presents an utterly sophisticated ambience. It serves an array of signature wines, cocktails, liquor and beverages along with delicious finger food.
Address: JW Marriott Delhi NCR, Asset Area 4, Hospitality District, Aerocity, New Delhi
Aqua – The Park, CP
Rated as the “bar with the best ambience”, Aqua is a beautiful poolside restaurant in The Park Hotel, CP. It offers a serene ambience to chill out with loved ones. The place is best known for its pool parties. It has a cabana setting, white toned shell shaped couches, appropriate lighting and a lavish pool side bar that makes it a perfect arrangement for a romantic date. The food here is a mix of Mediterranean, Italian and Indian cuisines and is accompanied with best wines & amazing cocktails.
Address: The Park Hotel, 15 Parliament Street, Connaught Place, Delhi