Restaurants

Top Choice Italian in Kolkata

Fire and Ice

Founded and directed by an Italian lady from Naples, Fire and Ice's waiters bring forth real Italian-style pastas and Kolkata’s best thin-crust pizzas. Old film posters give character to the spacious dining room set…
Top Choice Mediterranean in Bengaluru

Olive Beach

A whitewashed villa straight from the coast of Santorini, Olive Beach does a menu that evokes wistful memories of sunny Mediterranean getaways. Things change seasonally, but expect Moroccan lamb tagines, prawns pil …
Top Choice Mediterranean in Indore

Mediterra

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 Greek in Vagator & Chapora

Thalassa

Authentic and awesomely good Greek food is served alfresco on a breezy clifftop terrace. Kebabs, souvlaki and thoughtful seafood dishes are the speciality, but this is also a great bar and fills up late in the eveni…
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 Italian in Calangute & Baga

Fiesta

Long-running Fiesta has undergone a classy makeover: a rustic beachfront bar with all-day dining, and fine dining by candlelight around the pool in the evening. Overseen by style queen Yellow Mehta, it's an intimate…
Top Choice Italian in Palolem

Magic Italy

On the main beach road, Magic Italy has been around for a while and the quality of its pizza and pasta remains high, with imported Italian ingredients like ham, salami, cheese and olive oil, imaginative wood-fired p…
Top Choice Italian in Bodhgaya

Be Happy Cafe

Quaint, cosy, cafe serving fresh coffee (₹100), herbal teas and healthy Italian cuisine: salads, pastas and freshly baked pizza. This is one place where you can trust the salads and fresh vegetables, and the dessert…
Top Choice Italian in Puducherry (Pondicherry)

La Pasta World

Pasta lovers should make a pilgrimage to this little Tamil Quarter spot with just a few check-cloth tables, where a real Italian concocts her own authentically yummy sauces and bubbles up her own perfect pasta in an…
Mediterranean in Mumbai

Basilico

Euro-style Basilico does decadent sweets and especially creative fare when it comes to vegans and vegetarians. There are exquisite salads (from ₹320) like quinoa, organic avocado and papaya, and numerous other inter…