Restaurants

Top Choice North Indian in Chandigarh

Gopal's

Every Indian city or town should have a restaurant like Gopal's – an air-conditioned, clean and smart diner that churns out cheap, utterly delicious platters of dosas, puris and chhole bhature (deep-fried flatbread …
Top Choice Italian in Chandigarh

Virgin Courtyard

This fantastic alfresco dining address, spread across an ivory-white villa and a shaded courtyard, is arguably the closest you'll get to Italian cuisine in Chandigarh – albeit with an Indian twist. Try the arancini,…
Top Choice Multicuisine in Chandigarh

Hibachi

On the ground floor of Hotel Icon, Hibachi is the place to go if you're craving some Japanese or Southeast Asian food. There's some imaginative sushi on offer here, along with Burmese khao suey, pad thai, Chinese ku…
Top Choice Mughlai in Chandigarh

Ghazal

A Chandigarh stalwart and still going strong, Ghazal has a dignified air and a fine menu of Mughlai classics including chicken and mutton, plus some well-prepared Continental and Chinese dishes. The vegetable jalfre…
Sweets in Chandigarh

Sai Sweets

This clean and wholesome sweet shop below Hotel Satyadeep serves tasty mithai (Indian sweets) by the kilogram. Also on offer are substantial snacks such as tikki chaat (potato cutlets), panipuri (round, hollow puri …
Indian in Chandigarh

Swagath

One of a string of swanky restaurants along Madhya Marg in Sector 26, this South Indian–themed place specialises in Mangalorean and Chettinad seafood – from prawns, squid and crab to tandoori pomfret and fish gassi …
North Indian in Chandigarh

Tehal Singh's Dhaba

Competing for business with the best of Punjabi and North Indian restaurants in Chandigarh, Tehal Singh's popular diner cooks up lip-smacking kebabs and curries featuring fish, chicken and mutton, optionally served …
Multicuisine in Chandigarh

Hot Millions

This popular eatery is set in Chandigarh's shopping central, serving fast food downstairs and posh sit-down meals upstairs (accessed through a door on the side of the block). The Indianised pizzas in different pidgi…
South Indian in Chandigarh

Indian Coffee House

Always busy with locals, this 40-year-old institution is a great place for breakfast or lunch, with egg, toast and fabulously affordable filter coffee (₹30) sharing a menu of South Indian favourites such as idli (sp…
Punjabi in Chandigarh

20-20 Punjabi Restaurant

This small, friendly, no-frills restaurant whips up a choice of tasty Indian staples plus some Punjabi specialities. The dhal Punjabi is for spice fiends, while the kadhai chicken, with a thick sauce, is another del…