India restaurants

Top Choice North Indian in Mumbai (Mumbai)

Peshawri

Make this Northwest Frontier restaurant, outside the international airport, your first or last stop in Mumbai. It's a carbon-copy of Delhi's famous Bukhara, with the same menu and decor. Folks flock here for the but…
Top Choice Cafe in Kochi (Cochin)

Kashi Art Cafe

Fort Cochin's original (and best) art cafe, this fashionable, natural-light-filled space has a Zen vibe, a creeping vertical garden and stylish wood tables spreading out into a courtyard dotted with contemporary art…
Top Choice Indian in Sunder Nagar, Nizamuddin & Lodi Colony

Indian Accent

Inside luxury Lodhi hotel, though privately run, Indian Accent is one of the capital's top dining experiences. Chef Manish Mehrotra works his magic using seasonal ingredients married in surprising and beautifully cr…
Top Choice Mughlai in Old Delhi (Shahjahanabad)

Karim’s

Down a narrow alley off a lane leading south from Jama Masjid, Karim’s has been delighting carnivores since 1913. Expect meaty Mughlai treats such as mutton burrah (marinated chops), delicious mutton Mughlai, and th…
Top Choice Indian in Old Delhi (Shahjahanabad)

Sita Ram Dewan Chand

A family-run hole-in-the-wall serving inexpensive portions of just one dish – chhole bhature (spicy chickpeas, accompanied by delicious, freshly made, puffy, fried bread with a light paneer filling). It’s a traditio…
Top Choice Modern Indian in New Delhi

Cafe Lota

Bamboo slices the sunlight into flattering stripes at this outdoor restaurant offering a modern take on delicious Indian cooking from across the regions. Sample its take on fish and (sweet potato) chips, or palak pa…
Top Choice Ice Cream in New Delhi

Naturals

Founder Mr Kamath's dad was a mango vendor in Mangalore, which apparently inspired his love of fruit. He went on to start Naturals, with its wonderfully creamy, fresh flavours, such as watermelon, coconut, (heavenly…
Top Choice International in Greater Delhi & Gurgaon (Gurugram)

DLF Cyber Hub

This is a food court par excellence, and you'll find any type of cuisine you fancy here, from Indian street food and Tibetan momos (dumplings) to high-end European and chic cafe bites. Tables spill out onto the larg…
Top Choice Bohri in Mumbai (Mumbai)

The Bohri Kitchen

Served up in a family home, this weekend-only pop-up dining experience was cooked up by former Google employee Munaf Kapadia, to showcase both the spectacular home cooking of his mother, Nafisa, and the unique cuisi…
Top Choice North Indian in Lucknow

Tunday Kababi

This is the cleaner, more tourist-friendly outlet of Lucknow's renowned, 100-year-old, impossible-to-find kebab shop in Chowk, where buffalo-meat kebabs go for ₹20 a plate. Here the prices are higher, but the staff …