New Delhi: While you may have planned out Valentine’s Day with your partner over a movie or a short trip, we have brought to you a list of some of the finest offering in terms of food in Delhi NCR. The month of romance calls for an epicurean journey with delight. It’s time to treat your special someone to an intimate dinner, amid luxe indulgence unlike anything else in the city.
The Imperial, New Delhi
Enjoy a fabulous treat with their aphrodisiac menus. You can make your moments eternal with Chef Veena Arora’s Southeast Asian spread at The Spice Route or head for a romantic sojourn with their ‘Unique Dining Experience’ in intricately structured canopies, under a star lit sky at San Gimignano lawns and 1911 lawns. Designed with precision and creatively crafted with flowers and oyster candles, the canopies offer an exclusive and a private dining affair with your beloved. La Baguette – their French patisserie also offers a range of sinful desserts by Pastry Chef Vivek Chauhan, for the romantic in you to bask in.
Where: Janpath Ln, Connaught Place, New Delhi
Timing: 6:30 – 11:45pm (February 14)
Pocket pinch: Rs 3,500 – Rs 100,000 per couple
Located in the upscale Design District of Delhi on MG Road, Cafe We offers a unique Valentine’s Day experience with an exclusive five-course meal with live music. Reminiscent of a charming French bistro, Café We abounds in art and design, and exudes a cosy, romantic vibe creating a perfect setting for a sublime Valentine’s Day celebration. The five-course spread is accompanied by a glass of sparkling wine / mocktail, live music and polaroid photos that capture the unique moments. You can look forward to scrumptious starters like Amuse bouche, and amazing mains like Stuffed smoked chicken with peppery red pepper coulis and baked seafood tian; and some exotic desserts.
Where: NH148A, Gadaipur, Sultanpur, New Delhi
Timing: All day long (February 14)
Pocket pinch: Rs 5,000 per couple
Anticlock — Happy Hearts Hop
Treat yourself at this newly opened eatery, known for its impeccable service as much as its innovative menu that sparkles with a plethora of regional delicacies. The feast offers tempting selections, wooing lovers with its lively ambiance. The DJ playing 90s songs in the background make it to the list of best fitting restaurants for anyone’s valentines date night. Head here for an evening full of memories and laughter with your partner.
Where: Park Inn by Radisson, Lajpat Nagar
Time – 7 pm – 4 am (February 14)
Pocket pinch: Rs 1000 for couple
Time Machine — A Matter of Valentine
Impress your date with a beautiful dinner at the Noida’s biggest restro-bar.This amazingly decorated diner will be getting you in the mood with a newly designed cocktail menu created especially for the occasion. In addition to that you’ll be able to see the skyline of the city, with each individual skyscraper lit up as brightly as the candle on your table making it a perfectly romantic experience for you and your date.
Where: 2nd Floor, Garden’s Galleria Mall, Noida
Timing: 9 pm onwards (February 14)
Pocket pinch: Rs 2000 per couple (with alcohol)
Drunken Detective, by Paprika Park
If you’re both Sherlock Homes fans, then this is probably a perfect place for your Valentine’s Day outing. A Sherlock themed restro bar, Drunken Detective presents various all-time favourite Continental dishes with an Indian twist to suit the very Delhi palate. Drop in for a scrumptious meal and some sizzling hot chocolate brownie with vanilla ice cream.
Where: Habitat Center, Ahinsa Khand 1, Indirapuram, Ghaziabad
Timing: All day long (February 14)
Pocket pinch: Rs 1200 for a couple (approx)