Top Choice Mediterranean in Indore


Cure the curry blues at this romantic rooftop restaurant on Indore’s main avenue of upscale shopping and hotels north of the centre. Main dishes run from paella and rack of lamb to ratatouille and risotto, but many …
Top Choice Street Food in Indore

Sarafa Bazar

This 300m long nocturnal food-stall strip is a great experience not just for the local taste sensations but also for its friendly atmosphere. Come hungry and try what takes your fancy: two top local specialities to …
Top Choice Mughlai in Bhopal

Under the Mango Tree

Jehan Numa Palace’s best restaurant specialises in barbecue kebabs and tandoor dishes (including vegetarian options). Most things on the menu are top-class, but the sampler platter of varied kebabs (from ₹825) may w…
Top Choice Indian in Gwalior

Silver Saloon

Mouth-watering Indian and Continental dishes, as well as some Thai, Nepali and Marathi specialities, are served in the air-con restaurant or on the palm-shaded verandah of this exquisite heritage hotel.
Top Choice Cafe in Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve

Malaya Cafe

This welcoming cafe run by an extroverted escapee from the marketing business in Ahmedabad does fabulous pure-veg breakfast/brunches (bookings the previous day advisable) that are the perfect finish to a morning saf…
Top Choice Multicuisine in Khajuraho

Raja Cafe

Raja's has been on top of its game for nearly 40 years, with espresso coffee, English breakfasts, wood-fired pizzas, superb Indian (including tandoori), Italian and Chinese dishes, and an otherwise eclectic menu ful…
Top Choice Dhaba in Pachmarhi


Not your average roadside dhaba (casual eatery)! A scrumptious, long-winded, South Indian, nonveg and Chinese menu is served here in several open or partially open-air seating areas. Our waiter’s recommendation – ve…
Indian in Orchha

Jharokha Restaurant

Good food and friendly waiters, in the elegant pillared hall of a former royal guesthouse, are a cut above what you'd normally expect from a government-run hotel. Indian, Chinese and Continental dishes are on offer,…
Sweets in Ujjain

Shree Ganga

Since 1949 this epic sweet shop has been satiating Ujjaini sugar cravings. There’s no English sign or menu, but staff can steer you in the right direction. One speciality is their milk cake, another the caju barfi (…
Cafe in Indore

Mr Beans

With sophisticated European-style interiors throughout its seven open-plan rooms, this is one of India’s nicest cafes. Beyond the Indorean in-crowd and excellent coffee (₹50 to ₹150) and tea, the menu specialises in…