Namma Bengaluru is known for its culture of ‘work hard and party harder.’ And the Bangaloreans make it a point to live by this statement proving to be one of the most fun-loving crowds around the weekend. With that being said, there is also a section that loves to relish the fine-dine experience preferring dinner dates over clubbing culture. Here is a run-down of handpicked restaurants in no particular order that offer the most luxurious experiences when talking about dining and spending time with your special someone.
1. Fox in the Field
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If you are a lover of DJ nights, movie screenings, Stand-up Comedy, Music Bands, and Live DJs, then Fox in The Field becomes your go-to spot for a happening weekend. The Fox also offers a Theatre Bar that specialises in classic desi bar snacks, your favourite drinks. From Bangalore’s signature chicken kebabs to Korean spiced roasted pork belly, the place offers dishes that your taste buds will fall in love with. To pair your meal, you can choose from a number of alcoholic drinks ranging from blended whiskey to agave spirits, and vodka.
Address: 63, Unit 213, 307, 402, 2nd, 3rd & 4th Floor, Prestige Shanti Niketan Mall, Whitefield, Bangalore, Karnataka 560076
2. Le Cirque Signature
If you are someone who prefers an ultra-luxe experience with your special one, Le Cirque Signature can serve the purpose for you. Offering exclusive Franco-Italian gastronomic cuisine that will delight your palate. The delicate flavours from France prepared with the touch of Italian spices are just right to be served in an ambience that has tons of ebony and beige against the grandeur of the Murano glass chandelier creating utmost sophistication. Be it their Farm Fresh Burrata with Slow Cooked Tomatoes or Basil Crusted Lamb Loin, you will be left with nothing but with a classic wholesome meal. If you have a sweet tooth, you must try their Classic Tiramisu prepared with Mascarpone cheese, coffee, and cocoa powder for the rich flavours- the right way to end a gourmet meal. Also, the place also offers an alfresco area, so you can also dine in the breezy weather of Bangalore!
Address: Fifth floor, The Leela Palace Bengaluru, 23, Old Airport Road, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560008
3. Spice Terrace
If you are looking for a calm and quiet place with a poolside experience, then Spice Terrace should be on your go-to list. The restaurant is known for serving one of the best Indian specialities curated by Chef Ishant Khanna, serving a range of regional dishes from Awadh Nalli Ka Shorba to their signature Tandoori Pomfret and Kacche Kele Ka Kofta. The restaurant also serves award-winning crafted beers from an in-house microbrewery named Saint Martin at the lounge.
Address: 24, JW Marriott Bengaluru, 1, Vittal Mallya Rd, Ashok Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560001
Looking for Mediterranean flavours? Tiamo has got it all covered for you. A rustic resort with cabanas and romantic vibes set up with candlelights, Tiamo is a place where flavours meet richness. Burrata Salad with Organic tomatoes, Mezze Platter with house hummus, Paprika Chicken Skewers, and Chilli Garlic Prawns turned out to be our favourite. For the drinks, you can pick a lovely sparkling Prosecco with peach flavour known as the Bellini or Red Shoes, a type of champagne with pomegranate and pureed strawberry. End your date on a sweet note with the highly recommended ricotta, and mascarpone served in filo shells.
Address: 25/3, Kensington Rd, Halasuru, Someshwarpura, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560008
5. Olive Beach
Housed in an old charming villa, Olive Beach emanates a vibe full of Goan evenings with an alfresco dining area that is super deluxe when it comes to ambience. The menu is curated by Chef Manu Chanda. It boasts of selected cocktails and wine that go well with its elaborate menu serving a range of dishes like Coconut Milk Risotto, Fresh Salmon Tartine, Grilled Corn Jalapeno Cheddar Quiche and Chicken Liver Parfait. The place becomes an obvious choice if you are ready to experience something classic yet ultra-modern.
Address: 16, Wood St, near Karnataka Bank, Ashok Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560025