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Saffron – Trident, Gurgaon

The Saffron is one of the most exclusive North Indian restaurants that the Trident proudly presents. It is also The Times Food and Nightlife Awards 2014 Winner for the Best North Indian cuisine.

Saffron

Saffron

Saffron is the hub of cultural music and traditional Indian food. Its chefs have carefully designed the menu that features pretty unique age-old recipes from all over India. Kashmiri Yakhni Shorba, Murgh Mussallam, Chettinad Crab kebab, Mooplah Shrimp Biryani, all tikkas and kebabs, Malabar Fish Curry, Murgh ka Soweta, Shrimp pepper fry, Tawa boti masala, Tandoori raan, Masaledar Choley aur Amritsari Kulchey, Kaju Mutter Makhane, Hyderabadi Dum Biryani, Awadhi Biryani, Dal Makhni, Kashmiri Rajmah, Masoor Dal Tadka and Jehangiri Murgh Korma are recommendable. The signature dish is Tandoori Raan which is meat marinated in spices for a long time and then slow cooked on the grill. You should not miss it!

Tandoori Raan

Tandoori Raan

The live performances just simply enhance the ambience which is already very classy with all the well groomed staffs, aromatic, appetizing fragrances, expert chefs, plush and modern interiors, as a striking contrast! Many different styles of Indian classical music are organized and performed here.

The best of the spices, saffron comes from Kashmir, in India, and the restaurant beautifully replicates the delicate Indian spices and of course, those dishes that feature saffron, are simply fantastic.

Buttered Saffron Rice

Buttered Saffron Rice

The Saffron restaurant is complete with an open space, a terrace and the charm of aristocracy. The absolutely amazing, qualitative and quantitative food, soothing music, great lighting and the fact that it belongs to the majestic Trident Hotel, completes the identity of Saffron and encourages cheerfulness! This is one of the most agreeable options for a classy romantic date or celebrating your anniversary or a family dinner.  To enjoy your heart out with the awesome, succulent, delicious kebabs, tandoors, sheekhs and drinks and make your experience worth remembering, please visit BookyourTable.com and help us add to your comfort with our value added services, reservations, discount coupons and more!

Cilantro – Trident, Gurgaon

Trident’s (Gurgaon) F&B sections are celebrations in themselves! Cilantro, a world-cuisine restaurant, is the most amazing among them…

Cilantro

A Thai Crab dish at Cilantro

Cilantro is a specialist of Thai and Oriental cuisines but also serves savory dishes from the culinary wonders of European/ Continental and Indian cuisines. You should try treats from their their ‘Chef’s Recommendations’ menu which features wonderful options like Fresh Crab Meat with Homemade Linguini, Italian Buffalo Mozzarella and Tomato, Mexican Style Baked Nachos, Schnitzel, Duck Confit, Rucola and Cherry Tomato Risotto and Tiramisu. Apart from these, dishes like Tandoori Jhinga, Kebab Platter, Chicken Consomme, Wild Mushrooms and Mascarpone, Cabonara, Thai Marinated Steamed Sea Bass in Bamboo, Proscuitto Wrapped Chicken Breast, Chorizo With Onion and many more options…

Cilantro

Chef Attachai at Cilantro

The name Cilantro refers to the herb Coriander. It is very fragrant and is one of the most widely used herbs in almost all Asian cuisines and also in some European cuisines. Similarly, the restaurant serves food from across the world, from tandoor to satays, dumplings to burgers…! Cilantro won the Times Food and Nightlife Award 2014 Winner for Best European (food). Do not miss their Pan-Asian theme buffets on Friday evenings and Italian buffets on Wednesdays. Threads of the best of Thai cuisines can be found in Chef Attachai’s Phad ped prik Kaeng and Bok choy broccoli normai farang fai daeng.

Cilantro

Duck Confit, Arugula and Cherry Tomato Risotto

The ambience and décor are perfect for a pleasant lunch/dinner. The excellent staffs and the skilled chefs leave no room for you to complain! The restaurant flourishes under a huge crimson and gold dome and has a spacious cover of 104 with both, indoor and outdoor setting. It has live counters for Italian dishes and exclusive chefs for everything.

Cilantro

Tiramisu

The regulars to this place hold Cilantro in high esteem. The menu is said to be well selected and chefs have a name for the tastes they produce. To enjoy your heart out at Cilantro and make your experience worth remembering, please visit BookyourTable.com and help us add to your comfort with our value added services, reservations, discount coupons and more!

Special Occasion restaurants – Begumpet, Hyderabad

Begumpet has some five-star restaurants and hotels to boast of. All of these restaurants with their variety of cuisines and soothing ambience are just the perfect places to celebrate your special days. Let us take a look at some of these Special Occasion restaurants – Begumpet, Hyderabad.

Table reservations are recommended. Visit BookyourTable.

Marco Polo (Special Occasion restaurants – Begumpet, Hyderabad):

Special Occasion restaurants - Begumpet, Hyderabad

Marco Polo Bar – ITC Kakatiya

Marco Polo is the stylish lounge of ITC Kakatiya. The decor is fine with subtle yellow glow on the walls and flickering candle lights on each table. The ambience and service will make for an unforgettable evening with your friends and spouse.

Special Occasion restaurants - Begumpet, Hyderabad

Martini

Marco Polo promises an unforgettable experience with its stellar selection of the finest wines, malts, cognacs and other beverages along with a delightful line up of adventurous cocktails and gourmet snacks. Cheese ‘n’ Potato, Salt ‘n’ Pepper Baby Corn, Golden-fried Prawn and Danish Caviar are some snacks you might pair with your LIIT, Martinis and Margaritas.

 

Deccan Pavilion (Special Occasion restaurants – Begumpet, Hyderabad): 

Special Occasion restaurants - Begumpet, Hyderabad

Deccan Pavilion – ITC Kakatiya

ITC Kakatiya has another popular restaurant, Deccan Pavilion. The restaurant is open round the clock and takes you on a culinary journey across India and abroad with the best of Indian cuisine and innovative International dishes. Deccan Pavilion has a soothing ambience, aquamarine blue and emerald green with five show kitchens.

Special Occasion restaurants - Begumpet, Hyderabad

Dum Pukht Biryani

A variety of soups, salads, kebabs, main course dishes from multiple cuisines and a delicious selection of gourmet desserts are laid down for their breakfast, lunch and dinner buffet spread. The A-la-carte menu has choices like Dum ka Murgh, Burrahni Gosht, Barrah Kebab, malai kofta, Charminar Boti, Dum Pukht Biryani and dishes from the Chinese and Continental cuisine.

The chefs at Deccan Pavilion will happily offer you a delicious dish even if you arrive here in the wee hours of the night.

The Grill (Special Occasion restaurants – Begumpet, Hyderabad):

The Grill at Vivanta by Taj is a lovely pool side resto-bar with live grills and a lovely pool side ambience. The Grill is located at the second floor of the hotel and is perfect to celebrate a special anniversary with your beloved.

Special Occasion restaurants - Begumpet, Hyderabad

The Grill – Vivanta by Taj

The very skilled chefs offer you a variety of grills from around the world. Prawns, chicken wings, chicken breast, grilled lamb, Grilled vegetables/paneer are some options. Howver if you wish to try the signature dishes of The Grill, go for Chicken Shaslik, Smoking Gun infused kebabs or Mixed Grill platter. Hot Chocolate Souffle with vanilla ice-cream is the best you could choose for a dessert.

Enjoy a special evening!

Chao Bella – Crowne Plaza, Okhla, New Delhi

Crowne Plaza has another address in New Delhi: Community Centre Phase – Okhla, New Delhi. It is a sleek and smart looking hotel with world-class services and comfortable stay backed by a group of efficient staff. The hotel has a couple of restaurant for the in-house guests; however they welcome guests from outside too. One of their restaurants is called Chao Bella – Crowne Plaza.This fine-dine restaurant serves cuisines from two different corners of the world. China and Italy! What an amalgamation! Right? Chao Bella is hands down one of the best restaurants in the city that makes noodles in the most authentic way.

Chao Bella - Crowne Plaza

Chao Bella dining area – Crowne Plaza

Chao Bella - Crowne Plaza

Chef Sam Wong and his basket of carefully crafted delectable dim sums

The ambience at Chao Bella has been revamped like a lounge with sink-in lounge sofas, cosy settings and corners that offer a semi-private dining option. Keeping up with the trend Chao Bella has an open kitchen where you see chefs and their art to preparing food. The kitchen is headed by two chefs from China, Sam Wong from Singapore and Zhang Fu Gui who is from Gansu Province of China.

Chao Bella - Crowne Plaza

Chef Zhang Fu Gui! The only noodle pull chef in town flaunts his art

Chao Bella - Crowne Plaza

Hand-pulled super-fine noodles with Shrimp … A Chao Bella speciality!

Why should you visit Chao Bella? If not for anything else, you should taste the noodles at Chao Bella. From the slimmest to flat to the thickest, with the rough cut “shaved” noodles being the most unusual, just pick your choice along with the sauce and pass on to the chef. Chef Wong will present before you a plate of delicious strings like you have tasted never before. The portions served are large and filling! Some noodle varieties you must try at Chao Bella are Tenderloin in black bean sauce with shaved noodles; hand-kneaded noodles with seafood gravy; Spicy dandan noodles Sichuan style; Shandong style noodles with orange peel in oyster sauce; hand-pulled super fine noodles with shrimps. You must also try the dimsums, thin-crust pizza, pasta, peking duck, and roasted crispy duck.

Chao Bella - Crowne Plaza

Classic Tiramisu

Make you Sunday super special at Chao Bella with a choice between exclusive Chinese and Italian delicacies along with live seafood and pasta counters. The add-ons are unlimited wine and a mouth-watering dessert bar featuring tiramisu, Italian ricotta cheesecake, Chinese steamed spongecake, date pancake and Honey crispy noodles. Liven up your lazy Sunday as you enjoy a special Sunday Brunch at Chao Bella. Visit BookyourTable for reservations.

Click-clack your chopsticks or twirl spaghetti forks … the choice is yours!

Ziya – The Oberoi, Mumbai

Ziya at the lovely The Oberoi Hotel in Nariman Point, Mumbai is a traditional Indian restaurant in a stylish avatar. The name has been derived from diya (traditional Indian lamps). However the ‘d’ has been replaced with ‘z’ to give the name a dash of style and elegance.

Ziya – The Oberoi, Mumbai

Ziya – The Oberoi, Mumbai

Ziya – The Oberoi, Mumbai

Sparkling gold plates and golden cutlery adorn the table at Ziya

Ziya is a restaurant that has been beautifully designed with soft colours and a series of jaalis accentuated by lights. You can enjoy views of the buzzing Marine Drive through these jaalis. The restaurant has a glass-enclosed show kitchen… enjoy watching the chefs in action as they craft your dish with style and panache!

Ziya – The Oberoi, Mumbai

Michelin starred Chef Vineet Bhatia looks after the kitchen at Ziya

Ziya – The Oberoi, Mumbai

Kebab Platter

Artistic plating and traditional North Indian dishes finished with an International touch is the trademark of Ziya . At the helm of the kitchen is Michelin-starred celebrity chef Vineet Bhatia. The celebrated chef with his army of skilled chefs has a plethora of gourmand dishes to offer you. White tomato soup with Bloody Mary jelly and grilled broccoli or fried prawn; Kebab platter; mushroom khichdi with makhani ice cream (the ice cream is nothing but frozen gravy of Butter chicken); grilled asparagus on a bed of saffron upma; black spiced chicken tikka on Saffron upma; ‘Dhaba’ Punjabi Chicken Masala with Potato tikki; Smoked Bevda Prawn (‘stylish’ Indianized version of drunken prawns); Tandoori Scottish salmon, Spiced lamb chops are some stylized Indian dishes.

Ziya – The Oberoi, Mumbai

Desserts at Ziya

As a plate cleanser, try Champagne sorbet topped with Moët et Chandon or Kheer ice-cream with crunchy toasted rice or Chocomosa (Chef Vineet’s signature dessert). The menu also serves drinks and wines of premium labels collected from around the world.

Ziya is a five-star North Indian fine-dine restaurant best visited on a special occasion. For reservations, visit bookyourtable.

 

The Eau Bar – The Oberoi, Mumbai

The Oberoi property boasts of one of the most beautiful architectural hotels in the country – a design that facilitates you of all the modern amenities while the services have a traditional touch and hospitality. With many fine-dine restaurants and lounges, The Oberoi is hands down one of the most preferred hotels for enjoying food and drinks. The Eau Bar – The Oberoi, Mumbai is a sophisticated watering hole.

The Eau Bar – The Oberoi, Mumbai

Eau The Bar – The Oberoi, Mumbai

The Oberoi overlooks the Arabian sea and The Eau Bar is placed in such a way that you can watch the waters of the sea lashing against the Marine Drive lending an awesome view. You walk through the door onto elegant marble floor offset by charcoal carpets. The under-lit Greek Thassos marble tables lend an charming view to the place and trio playing wonderful music at the bar sets the mood for a romantic evening. Also notice the chandeliers that line the ceiling. Hundreds of glass tubes are clustered together to form an enchanting chandelier.

The Eau Bar – The Oberoi, Mumbai

Champagne cocktail … French 75!

The Eau BarEau The Bar at The Oberoi is certified as one of the best five-star lounges in the city. The drinks menu is impressive. Focus is on Champagne cocktails and other innovative cocktails served in hand-crafted glassware. Extensive wine lists with single malts are stocked too at The Eau Bar. The signature cocktail Eau Martini (raspberry, vodka and pineapple) and Saffron martini (saffron-infused gin with martini bianco flavoured with smoky single malt) are popular.

The Eau Bar – The Oberoi, Mumbai

Saffron Martini

The Eau Bar – The Oberoi, Mumbai

Sushi – Perfect light bites cocktails and drinks

What can you munch on while sipping and enjoying the music? Rice bites, mixed nuts and sushi are served as small bites on your table.

The Eau Bar is a great place to enjoy a quiet evening enjoying the serenity of the Arabian Sea or spend a romantic evening sipping on drinks and indulging in a long conversation. Either way, The Eau Bar is a perfect place. For reservations, visit bookyourtable.

Edesia – Crowne Plaza, Okhla New Delhi

Crowne Plaza at Okhla New Delhi has its share of a newly opened multi-cuisine restaurant having nouvelle dishes on offer. The name is Edesia – Crowne Plaza. (FYI, Edesia is the Roman goddess of food who presides over banquets. She is the final critic of delectable food and wine with the finest flavours.)

Edesia – Crowne Plaza

Edesia restaurant – Crowne Plaza

Edesia – Crowne Plaza

Grilled tiger prawns

Edesia is a light-hearted coffee shop of Crowne Plaza that opens as early as 7 am and shuts down only by 1 am. Hundreds of people stroll in and out of the restaurant to sample the fine flavours of Indian, Continental, Mediterranean and Japanese food. The restaurant is located in the lobby of the first floor and has an excellent ambience. Copper and wood are the two elements used to lend a classy look to this coffee shop. The lights are mutated and the seating comfortable making Edesia a preferable restaurant to dine in. The staff are always on their feet and courteous in service.

Edesia – Crowne Plaza

Prawns and Scallop Skewer

Edesia – Crowne Plaza

Nigiri Sushi

So what can you savour here? Delicious dishes from India, Japan, Continental and Mediterranean lands are on offer. The chefs take special care to craft delicious dishes for guests like they had never before. Prawn and Scallops Skewers, Mezze Platter, Dahi Kebab Unagi Teppanyaki, a variety of sushis, juicy burgers, traditional cheese burger, Paya shorba, chicken sharawma, Seafood mixed grill, Grilled tiger prawn, Ajwani machhi tikka, Gosht kebab, Paneer pasand ka, Malabar Prawn curry Biryani, Kathi rolls and many more dishes are found in the menu.

Edesia – Crowne Plaza

Mouth-watering desserts at Edesia – Crowne Plaza

Desserts like pannacotta, carrot cake, Steamed Chocolate Orange Pudding, gulab Jamun and cappuccino hazelnut mousse are baked with care and skill. Get treated to their sumptuous buffet from Mon-Sat while Sundays are special with their delectable Sunday Brunch.

Visit BookyourTable to reserve seats at Edesia.

Asia Alive – DoubleTree by Hilton

The Asia Alive is a Pan-Asian restaurant located inside DoubleTree by Hilton hotel, in Sector-56, Gurgaon, Delhi-NCR.

Asia Alive

Asia Alive

The Asia Alive serves delectable dishes from the Thai, Malaysian, Chinese, Vietnamese, Indonesian and Indian cuisines. They have all facilities of complete entertainment available with DJ, big television screen, wi-fi, valet parking, great alcohol along with the most important thing—delicious food!

Asia Alive

Soup at Asia Alive

Asia Alive

Rice and Satay at Asia Alive

The restaurant offers a grand buffet in various price slabs where you can choose to avail your lunch or dinner with unlimited soft beverages or IMFL drinks or premium liquor. The Sunday brunch is often termed a ‘Sunday Family Picnic’ where the restaurant lays out an irresistible spread, ranging from quick bites to mouth watering sushi, dumplings, satays, kebabs, wood fired pizzas, pastas, breads, soups, salads, chocolate fountain, desserts and more!

Asia Alive

Live Dumplings Counter at Asia Alive

The unique thing about the restaurant is that the buffets can hardly be called so because of the a la minute preparation of what you’d like! Confused? Well, whatever you’d want to eat from the buffet, you need to tell them at the live counters and they’ll make your menu in no time. You don’t get to eat food kept in the buffet bowls for hours. Instead, you can enjoy a freshly cooked, warm meal from the buffet menu! There are over six types in each section, and the dumpling section has a great name as being one of the best.

Asia Alive

Momos at Asia Alive

The staffs are well groomed, attentive and quick. The orders are well executed and done properly. The ambiance is cheerful with so many happy customers around and the decor is stylish but elementary.

Asia Alive

Asia Alive

However, the Asia Alive is very popular and always teeming with patrons. Reservations are highly recommended. So, please visit BookyourTable.com and help us add to your comfort with our value added services, reservations, discount coupons and more!

The Creative Kitchen – Radisson Blu, Delhi-NCR

The Creative Kitchen is one of Radisson Blu’s prized F&B, DJ and hype corners, located in Gurgaon, Delhi-NCR.

The Creative Kitchen

The Creative Kitchen

The previously frequented pub, 99 (Ninety-nine) has been renamed The Creative Kitchen and it is a multi-cuisines restaurant that prepares meals from the worldly cuisines of the Orient, China, Continent and Italy! The Wild Mushroom Risotto, Herb Roasted Chicken Breast, Heeng Dhaniya ke Chatpate Aloo, Jalandhari Gosht, Sunrise Skillet, Continental Breakfast, Burnt Garlic and Sliced Chicken soup, Cottage Cheese Steak, Grilled Prawns, Malai Kofta, Rara Gosht, Dal Punjabi Tadka, New York Cheese Cake, Kesari Phirni, Cold Coffee and Warm Gulabjamun are among the popular dishes here.

The Creative Kitchen

Herb Roasted Chicken Breast

The Creative Kitchen

The Creative Kitchen

The Creative Kitchen has been wonderfully done up, with bright, fresh looks and grand buffet arrangements. The balanced mix of coffee brown, wood brown, copper and ebony with occasional spurts of bright red and deep golden, set with cream white renders an awesome combination of modernism, perfection and beauty! In short, the restaurant is very beautiful. The filigree partitions put up at random, the hidden little lights, the twinkling clean cutlery, the bigness—all seem to come together totally to bring about an impressive effect.

The Creative Kitchen

Chocolate Cake

The buffets at The Creative Kitchen are known for variety, taste and finesse. They have buffets for all meals, on all days but the Sunday brunch is what most people do look out for. The Brunch offers even a greater variety of salads, mains, soups and desserts along with all necessary sides, sauces and condiments. The menu—all, buffets, a la carte and platters have something for every taste and fancy.

The Creative Kitchen

Fresh Fruit Salad

The Creative Kitchen

The Creative Kitchen

The Creative Kitchen offers live music since it tingles the senses and DJ, big screens with lyrics, really let you feel absorbed! Before you begin, to enjoy your heart out and make your experience even more worth remembering, by visiting BookyourTable.com and helping us add to your comfort with our value added services, reservations, discount coupons and more!

The Library Bar – The Leela Palace, Delhi NCR

The Leela Palace is an iconic hotel with grand architecture and palatial looks. Huge chandeliers, kingly pillars, plush seating, world-class service; The hotel is an embodiment of royalty. The Library Bar – The Leela Palace is a very interesting and charming bar housed by the hotel. Summarizing The Library Bar, here are a few characteristics that are significant of the bar – First edition classic books, Chesterfield chairs, Cigars, A rare whiskey collection, Martinis, Smoking and non-smoking areas. Here is a place for the polished class.

The Library Bar – The Leela Palace

The Library Bar – The Leela Palace

The Library Bar opened its doors in the spring of 2011 and has been certified as a classic bar since. The Leela Palace located in South Delhi, The Library Bar is a favourite spot for the elite South Delhiites who visit to sip on rare labelled drinks and enjoy a little bit of flaunting (no harm in that, is there?). Located at the lobby level of the hotel you can sight on everything that is old-school. Dark walls, custom designed furniture, velvety seats to sink-in, plush arm-chairs, fireplace, antique show-case, colour co-ordinated lamps and works of art that you take hours to admire.

The Library Bar – The Leela Palace

Bellini

The bar has a selection of over 450 wines, some rare cognacs, whiskeys and almost every premium drink on this planet. The praised bartenders Anup Panda and Sharad Sharma fix you great cocktails like Bellini, Hot Toddy or the Cigar smoked Honeycomb Martini.

The Library Bar – The Leela Palace

Honeycomb Martini

The Library Bar – The Leela Palace

Calamari Fries

The kitchen dishes you some great munchis like JD bbq chicken wings, homemade Taro chips, the Malabar prawns, Kanikotane- soya flavored rice crispies and the fried calamari are mouth-watering. Kudos to Chef Achal Agarwal.

Visit Bookyourtable to reserve for The Library Bar. Be it business meeting, a rendezvous with your friends or a quiet time alone; The Library Bar is the best place.

 

Diya – The Leela Ambience Gurgaon

Diya – The Leela Ambience Gurgaon is an Indian restaurant located in the lobby level of the hotel.  Diya is the Times Award winner of the best North Indian (Hotel). Diya , located at the lobby level of the hotel is a fine and modestly decorated restaurant overlooking the Rajokri gardens. India is known for its hospitality and the saying, “Atithi Devo Bhava”. The staff at Diya is trained to follow this art of hospitality amidst a contemporary setting. With a capacity to accommodate 112 guests, the restaurant serves a mosaic of Indian cuisines.

Diya – The Leela Ambience Gurgaon

Diya – The Leela Ambience Gurgaon … so serene and understated!

You are welcomed by a huge metal-framed rosewood door followed by a showcase of modern and traditional Indian art. The restaurant decor is soothing and stylish blessed by abundant natural light that streams in through the wall-to-wall high windows. Complimented by light from the beautiful crafted hanging lamps and a gurgling water fountain in the centre of the restaurant, Diya lends a calming effect to the diners. The restaurant also has a glass enclosed private seating area.

Diya – The Leela Ambience Gurgaon

Mutton Seekh kebab

Diya – The Leela Ambience Gurgaon

Murg Methidar Korma … a speciality dish at Diya – The Leela Ambience Gurgaon

The menu is a culinary mosaic of Indian flavours. Tandoori platter (fish tikka, chicken malai kebab, Tandoori jhinga and mutton seekh kebab) is one of the best picks here. The kebabs soft and succulent having been marinated with the right hint of spices and cooked to perfection. The other dishes that are equally delicious and unique are Vegetarian mix grill, Gosht khitchra, saag gosht, dal makhani, Murgh Kurchan, Malai kofta, Gosht Aur Badam Ka Shorba, Tawa Seared Duck Breast, Anjeer Chutney, Panchphoran Crusted Salmon, Galauti kebab, Sigri kebab, Hyderabadi Gosht Biryani.

Diya – The Leela Ambience Gurgaon

Aam ki Kulfi (Mango Kulfi)

Desserts like chenna payesh with coffee liquor, Mandarin zest scented Phirni, aam ki kulfi and green apple shrikhand steals the show. All the dishes in the menu are just outstanding, something you have rarely tasted before. The restaurant opens only for dinner from 6:30 pm – 11:30 pm. For reservations at Diya , visit BookyourTable.

EEST – The Westin

The Westin at MG Road, Gurgaoan near IFFCO Chowk Metro Station is a seven-star hotel that stands tall overlooking the broad traffic-laden roads of Mehrauli-Gurgaon Road. South East Asia is a land of mysticism and awe. They are best known for their click-clack of chopsticks and stringy noodles that are so in love with. If not chopsticks, we have certainly imbibed their noodles and suited them to our palate. From the flavours of the mystical land, EEST – The Westin has been opened.

EEST – The Westin

Enter EEST to experience an Asian culinery journey like never before!

EEST – The Westin

EEST – The Westin

EEST gives you a slice of mystical flavours from the three distinct cuisines of South-East Asia – Japanese, Chinese and Thai. The restaurant offers five-themed private dining areas, a Chinese tea lounge, a sushi bar that can seat up to 5 and a large semi-private main dining room. The decor is modern and very stylish but not over the top.

EEST – The Westin

Some Thai specialities at EEST

Chef Tsuyoshi Saeki is the Japanese Masterchef of EEST who takes charge of the kitchen. His skill and vision turns every simple dish into a nouvelle creation. The food served is creative yet it has maintained the authenticity in taste. Thai stir-fried prawns with chilli, garlic and hot basil; Dumplings in veg. and non-veg. fillings; Tenderloin Bulgogi; Gaeng Phed Ped Yang (Thai Duck Curry); Crispy Vegetable Tempura; La Zi Ji With Coriander And Chilli Sauce; Yam Phak Krob; Steamed Cod; Pepper Lobster. You have a varied choice. Pick what you like best. If you are new to South-East Asian cooking, turn to the staff, they are ever-ready to help you with their knowledge.

EEST – The Westin

Chef Senthila Imsong and her beautifully crafted sushi

EEST kitchen has a separate sushi Masterchef Senthila Imsong. She with her smile and the swirl of her knife reflects her flair in a variety of sushis like California Rolls, Maki, Uramaki, Nigiri, Temaki and Futo maki.

EEST – The Westin

EEST special cocktails with Oriental twist

For desserts, try EEST specialities – Green tea ice-cream, hot crispy red bean pancake or Sticky rice with vanilla ice-cream and mango sauce, banana pudding or baked coconut egg custard.

EEST serves a lunch buffet on all days of the week. However dinner buffets are served from Thursday to Saturday. EEST being one of the finest dining destinations for South-East Asian food remains crowded. Visit BookyourTable for reservations.

Vetro – The Oberoi, Mumbai

Reasons to dine at The Oberoi Mumbai are many. First for its stylish interiors and the beautiful view of the Arabian Sea it offers and second, the restaurants have carved a niche for their fine quality food and gorgeous ambience. In this blog, let’s talk about their Italian speciality restaurant Vetro - The Oberoi, Mumbai.

Vetro - The Oberoi, Mumbai

Vetro – The Oberoi, Mumbai

‘Vetro’ – in Italian, this word means glass. How rightfully the restaurant has been named! Vetro is an elegant looking Italian fine-dine restaurant with glass hued in different colours adorning the wall giving the restaurant a distinct look. With a classy look, the restaurant bespeaks elegance and style. Impeccable service and a sophisticated ambience makes Vetro a suitable restaurant to dine at any special occasion.

Vetro - The Oberoi, Mumbai

Enotica … the wine library at Vetro – The Oberoi, Mumbai

Vetro is a tad different from many five-star Italian restaurants. They have a wine library called Enoteca and a wine-tasting table that allows you to sample wines of your choice and cheese. This, in fact, helps you to select the wine you would like to pair your food with. The moment you enter you are escorted to this huge wine library by a knowledgeable sommelier helping you choose the perfect label.

Vetro - The Oberoi, Mumbai

Beef Carpaccio

Vetro - The Oberoi, Mumbai

New Zealand Rack of lamb

Now coming to food, it is of top-notch quality as expected from a five-star hotel. If you are a healthy eater and love salads, the choice is plenty. Beef Carpaccio, Insalata Caprese, Prosciutto and Melon or Warm bean salad are some among the many options. If you would prefer some home-style Italian food, try, Veal Milainese, Eggplant Parmigiana, Proseco Risotto and Duck Ragout. The other signature dishes include Lasagne of Blue Crab; Osso Bucco; Veal Shank with saffron risotto; and Poached and roasted Atlantic salmon, served over a bed of campari and orange-glazed radish; New Zealand Lamb Rack; Spinach ricotta crepes; Balsamic Glazed Pork Belly and Smoked fillet of pork.

Vetro - The Oberoi, Mumbai

Tiramisu

For some of the best Italian desserts in Mumbai, there is no better place than Vetro . Tiramisu, Raspberry-Blueberry Sorbet, Hazelnut Chocolate Pave, Panna Cotta and gelatos make a prominent appearance in the menu.

It is a great experience having authentic Italian food with Italian wines at Vetro . For reservations, visit BookyourTable.

 

Mix Lounge and Bar – The Westin, Gurgaon

The Westin Gurgaon is a lavish looking seven-star hotel that serves as an important landmark in the millennium city. The arched building with its premium luxury rooms and amenities houses some popular premium restaurants and lounge. The people of Gurgaon are party lovers and hungers for fun and Excitement. Mix Lounge and Bar – The Westin is the perfect place. The glittering lights of the busy millennium city find a perfect blend of style and sophistication in the form of Mix Lounge and Bar.

Mix Lounge and Bar – The Westin

Mix Lounge and Bar – The Westin

Mix Lounge and Bar – The Westin

Gin and Whiskey based cocktails at Mix Lounge and Bar – The Westin

Take a flight of stairs from the lobby and you head towards Mix Lounge and Bar in the first floor of the luxury hotel. The place that is a sophisticated tea lounge during afternoons gets transformed into a peppy and classy cocktail lounge as the candles are lit and dim lights switched on. The beautifully handcrafted wood bar is the distinct feature of the lounge. Imported from the Congo basin, this African hard wood weighing more than 15 tonnes has travelled through miles of land and sea before reaching Westin to be carved out into a masterpiece wood bar that adds an element of beauty to the surroundings.

Mix Lounge and Bar – The Westin

Bartender at Mix Lounge and Bar concocting a cocktail

Mix Lounge and Bar – The Westin

Vesper Martini

The bar tenders at Mix have created three signature cocktails – Lekker, Gemmer n Goud, and Koffie Kongo—incorporating the subtlest hints of rich wood-smoke into the drinks. Lekker in Africaan means ‘Delicious’; Gemmer n Goud means ‘Ginger and Gold’ while Koffie Kongo means Coffee Congo. Taking inspiration from these, the three drinks have some connections or the other with Africa.

Mix Lounge and Bar – The Westin

Kir Royale

The bar tenders are accomplished and skilled in mixing the right drinks to pour out a perfect cocktail.  French 75, Bellini, Kir Royale, Strawberry Caipiroska, Espresso martini, Liquid rocks,  Orange drop martini, Vesper martini, Bond Martini, Dirty martini, Mandarin smoky martini, margarita, mojito, Manhattan, Black Russian, shooters and many other drinks.

Sip and Enjoy!

The One – Le Meridian, Delhi

The One – Le Meridian, Delhi is a popular all day coffee shop in Delhi NCR. The restaurant is smart looking and stylish and is spread over quite a large area.

The One - Le Meridian, Delhi

The One – Le Meridian, Delhi

The restaurant has the look of an international cafe with long tables and some private seating too. The cornice lighting and some metal chimes hanging from the ceiling gives a distinct character to The One. All set very beautifully, The One is a perfect place to meet up with friends and have a family dinner.

The One - Le Meridian, Delhi

Aglio-e-olio … Chef’s recommendation pasta

The One - Le Meridian, Delhi

Deconstructed Prawn cocktail – A speciality dish of The One

The a-la-carte menu is International with European and Continental dishes. Tenderloin steak, thin-crust pizza, pasta served with exotic veggies, Prawn cocktail, Chicken Breast with Almonds on Pea Mash, Mixed Mushrooms on Toast with Burnt Sage Butter, Salmon Carpaccio, Caesar Salad, Asian chicken skewers, burgers and sandwiches from part of their extensive menu. The burger menu has choices like Hamburger with Caramelized Onions, Tomato, Lettuce and Beetroot. All the dishes are presented beautifully and with excellent finesse.

The One - Le Meridian, Delhi

A cup of hot and creamy coffee … nothing better than this!

If you are longing for some hot brewed tea or coffee, their well-trained Baristas pour out one for you complete with crème and an elegant finish.

The One - Le Meridian, Delhi

Asian Chicken skewers

Sunday is that day of the week when you just feel like lazing around. The One at Le meridian allows you just that with their Sunday Brunch. The chefs cook exciting dishes and they are served hot on your table by a smiling staff. The service is prompt, tidy and commendable. With a display of soups, salads, kebabs, main course and desserts from the Indian and Continental cuisines, the guests have an extensive spread to choose from. Come to The One and celebrate a relaxing Sunday with your family and friends.

Le Belvedere – Le Meridian, Delhi NCR

Le Meridian is at an advantage of being located at one of the best locations of Delhi; a mere two kilometres away from Rashtrapati Bhavan, Parliament House and Connaught Place. A blend of art, architecture, fashion, style, cuisines, modernity and tradition at Le Meridian allows guests to take off on a voyage of discovery. This five-star property with its state of the art technology and smart interiors is always a favourite among VIPs.

Le Belvedere - Le Meridian

Le Belvedere – Le Meridian … a seat by the window

Le Meridian has restaurant located at the 20th floor of the hotel – Le Belvedere. It is one of the highest roof-top dining venues of the city specializing in Chinese cuisine. The interiors are nevertheless very simple and elegant. Red cushioned chairs and couches, speck-less white table linen and delicate glass ware; the glass walls that lend a mesmerizing view of the lawns of India Gate.

Le Belvedere - Le Meridian

Prawns Sui mai
P.C.: Sangeeta Khanna @ Healthfood Desivideshi.com

The menu at Le Belvedere is Chinese with Cantonese and Sichuan specialities. Soups and broths, dim sums, sea food, appetizers, main course, noodles and a variety of fried rice are part of their well-crafted menu.

Le Belvedere - Le Meridian

Lobster in basil and red jalapenos
P.C.: Sangeeta Khanna @ Healthfood Desivideshi.com

Le Belvedere - Le Meridian

Garlic eggs fried rice
P.C.: Sangeeta Khanna @ Healthfood Desivideshi.com

Here are a selected number of dishes that are best made at this Oriental restaurant. Prawns sui mai, Chicken Black Pepper, Crispy Chicken, Baby Corn Butter Garlic Sauce, Crispy Chicken Honey Chili, spring rolls, seafood soup, stir fried mixed vegetables, Tenderloin with Black Bean, Pork Spare Ribs, Lobster in basil and red jalapenos, garlic eggs fried rice, tofu with hot garlic sauce are some choices you may opt for.

Le Belvedere - Le Meridian

Fruit Salad with ice-cream

For desserts, try fruit salad with ice-cream. Healthy and delicious! If you would like a drink, you get good choices of cocktails like Sex on the Beach, Rocky Special, Mojito and Martini. A cup of hot jasmine tea is also good.

All in all, Le Belvedere is a perfect place for a quiet dinner with a perfect setting on the rooftop. Visit BookyourTable to reserve a seat by the window.

 

 

Henri’s Bar – Le Meridian, Delhi NCR

Le Meridian, the multi-storied five star property at Windsor Place, Delhi NCR is a popular hotel with a towering 20-storied glass building. The art and conversation happening behind those sparkling glasses in unknown to many.  However, we at Bookyourtable have got news of how beautiful and gracious the hotel looks from inside with its fine-dine restaurants of International stature and luxury rooms that speak stories of style and elegance. Le Meridian is undoubtedly one of the best in the list of luxurious hotels in Delhi NCR.

Henri’s Bar - Le Meridian

Henri’s Bar – Le Meridian

The hotel has a bar called Henri’s Bar on its 20th floor besides the roof top restaurant, Le Belvedere. The bar gives a breathtaking view of the sparkling night of Delhi and the commercial centres located around the hotel. Henri’s Bar is spacious and trendy done in soothing colours, dim lights and looks comfortable with sink-in lounge sofas. It is such a place where you can relax with a glass of drink while taking a break from the outside world.

Henri’s Bar - Le Meridian

Spicy Bloody Mary

Henri’s Bar - Le Meridian

Cosmopolitan

The bar is well-stocked with an international range of scotch and wines; Indian varieties are available too. Spicy Bloody Mary and Bellini are some good options with other classics like Martini, Mojito, Cosmopolitan, LIIT, and other premium spirits, single malts, wines and cigars.

Henri’s Bar - Le Meridian

Chinese style pork ribs

The Chinese speciality fine-dine restaurant Le Belvedere adjoins Henri’s Bar. Any appetizers to go with drinks are ordered from the menu of Le Belvedere. Assorted Dim sums, Pork ribs, Vegetable Sui Mai, Prawn Salt and Pepper are some options you can try if you opt for a light meal with your drinks.

If you would like tranquil and peace, elevate to the 20th floor of the hotel and enter Henri’s Bar. For reservations, visit BookyourTable.

Fenix – The Oberoi, Mumbai

The Oberoi at Mumbai is located at NSC Bose Road, Nariman Road. Located on Marine Drive, The Oberoi is a world-class five star property overlooking the lovely sight of Arabian Sea in all seasons. With a number of fine-dine options, lounges and a patisserie, The Oberoi is a great place to dine at all occasions. Fenix – The Oberoi is one such fine-dine five-star restaurant with a tastefully done up decor.

Fenix – The Oberoi, Mumbai

Fenix – The Oberoi, Mumbai

Located at the lobby level of the hotel, Fenix is a versatile all-day fine-dine option that welcomes guests for business breakfast, Kitty party lunch, afternoon tea and an intimate family dinner. With a lot of natural light and a cheery ambience, Fenix is a perfect place to enjoy the very best of the cuisines from around the world.

Fenix – The Oberoi, Mumbai

Poached eggs with hollandaise sauce and baked asparagus

Fenix opens at 6:30 in the morning and from then on welcomes guests to a gourmet experience. For breakfast, guests are treated to a range of breakfast options – Gourmet Breakfast, Fitness Breakfast or Traditional Indian Breakfast. Fresh baked Breads, eggs in any style (boiled, poached, sunny side up or omelette), fresh fruit juices, pancakes, waffles, fresh salads or soups; just pick what you like!

Fenix – The Oberoi, Mumbai

Sushi and sashimi platter

Fenix – The Oberoi, Mumbai

Heart of palm salad

Fenix specializes in Indian, Continental and Japanese food. Simple menus are presented in an artistic fashion with distinct tastes and flavours. Cottage cheese (paneer) kofta and succulent kebabs are followed by escargot in garlic herb butter. Sushis and sashimis come up next. The live bar boasts of serving 80 varieties of suhsis and sashimis beautifully rolled and plated. Vegetarian sushis are also available. If you want to try something healthy, Heart of Palm salad is a good option.

Fenix – The Oberoi, Mumbai

Chocolate fondue

The restaurant hosts a lavish Sunday Brunch with breakfast dishes like pancake, waffles or eggs and the lunch options include dishes from around the globe with unlimited Moet and Champagne. Desserts like chocolate fondue, pastries, blood orange soufflé, fresh fruits, trio of crème brulee are available in the spread. Fenix is one of the best five-star destinations in Mumbai for a luxury breakfast and sample a variety of sushis and sashimis. For reservations, visit Bookyourtable.

Dublin The Irish Bar – ITC Grand Central, Mumbai

ITC Grand Central is one of the best five-star hotels located in Parel, Mumbai. This hotel functions both as a luxury and business hotel. Comfortable premium rooms with state of the art decor and contemporary business facilities certify this hotel as one of best in Mumbai. The fine-dine options located in the hotel has also been declared as some of the best in the city. Just like its counterparts, this hotel too has its share of pubs and lounges. Dublin The Irish Bar is the one we’ll be talking about today.

Dublin The Irish Bar - ITC Grand Central

Dublin The Irish Bar – ITC Grand Central, Mumbai

Dublin The Irish Bar is located at the lobby level of the hotel with quite an elegant look. The feel is that of an Irish pub with wood furniture and cozy interior. The three clover shamrock (a three clover leaf) symbolises Ireland. Taking the soft green colour from this leaf, the interiors of Dublin The Irish Bar has been done. Soft green colours on walls, green leather upholstered comfy sofas that line the round room and green leather furnishing on chairs with stained glass panels turn this bar into one where you would like to spend an evening with conversations to cherish.

Dublin The Irish Bar - ITC Grand Central

Dalmore 12 … a rare and premium single malt whiskey!

Dublin The Irish Bar - ITC Grand Central

Irish coffee with Jameson Irish whiskey – one of the signature drinks at Dublin

The pub has a very inviting bar with the rarest of single malts and cognacs. Enjoy your favourite sport event telecasted on the huge HD screen as you happily sip on Dalmore 12 or Grand Reserve 15. Also on offer are beers, ales, cognacs and martinis. Do try the Irish coffee too made with Jameson Irish whiskey.

Dublin The Irish Bar - ITC Grand Central

Beers and ale … fun to sip on with some munchies

Dublin The Irish Bar - ITC Grand Central

Paneer pudina tikka

Light bites are served from K & K and Shanghai Club. Potato with garlic and butter, chilli chicken, Pudina paneer tikka, Tala gosht, lamb in Sichuan sauce and some hot favourites among patrons. The bar closes at 1:30 am. Till then… drink, eat and have fun!

For reservations at Dublin The Irish Bar, visit bookyourtable.