With summer holidays approaching, it’s time to start discovering and testing your palate. We rounded up a list of cool new restaurants for you to try!
Massive Restaurant’s latest offering to the Asian dining scene is this 1930s themed supper club. Aptly named after the city, ShangHigh’s high-energy, performance-dining gives diners a taste of original Chinese restaurants. With traditional interiors and an extensive cuisine that includes Honey pepper lamb rack, Whole lobster in smoke chilli and ginger soy sauce, Crab clay pot and more, this new eatery is on our list of must-try restaurants this weekend!
Where: Kamala Mills, Mumbai
1522 Bar and Kitchen
Bengaluru’s favourite outpost has found a second home, right here in Mumbai! Designed by Sumessh Menon, this new outpost boasts muted green tones, floral motifs, vibrant and earthy details all blended with a design concept inspired by English pubs. The carefully curated all-day menu includes lip-smacking Modern Indian, Tandoori, Continental and Chinese dishes. Spend your weekend feeling the wind on your face as you devour the city’s best food, drinks and company!
Where: Andheri, Mumbai
Mount Road Social
The Social brand has added its newest outpost and this time in a killer beach town! Palm trees, sea breeze and a chill scene, Chennai has it all. Say hello to Mount Road Social, Impresario Handmade Restaurants newest addition to the Social Chain. Known for its epic parties, quirky decor and mouth-watering menu, this new eatery is not just a place, it’s a vibe. Plan your weekend at this cool new outpost and don’t forget to hashtag—#ItsSOCIALda!
Where: Express Avenue Mall, Chennai
Four Seasons Hotel, Bengaluru at Embassy ONE has unveiled a gem with Copitas—a high energy Destination Bar located on level 21. With a chic atmosphere and stylish interiors, this bar is designed by LW Design and offers exotic cocktails, magnetic conversation and a well-curated food menu. At Copitas one can enjoy an artisanal craft cocktail clasped in an impeccably manicured hand, while looking out at the sparkling Bengaluru skyline.
Where: Four Seasons Hotel, Bengaluru
Helmed by Design Ethics Architecture Studio, Daler is a mix of glamour and sophistication. Spread across 2100 sq ft, the restaurant’s design is inspired by North India. With nostalgic elements, fierce colours and a material palette that included greys and golds, Daler captures the true essence of India. Zoned in three levels, each floor is meticulously customised as per the use.
Where: Rajouri Garden, New Delhi
Kake Di Hatti
Originally based in Chandni Chowk, Kake Di Hatti has now found a home in Ahmedabad! Serving authentic Punjabi cuisine with a variety of over 40 naans, this restaurant also features elegant interiors done up by Amogh Designs. Elegant arches teleport you to old Chandni Chowk and the vintage wooden frames add to the old world charm. Taste the best of Punjab at Kake Di Hatti!
Where: Ahmedabad, Gujarat
Vice: Global Tapas Bar
Designed by Ashish Kambli, Vice is a pearlescent outpost, replete with brutal interiors. Crafted using a thousand mother of pearl pieces inlaid in the panelling and design, this eatery/pub has an 85 ft long island bar, plenty of seating area and lustrous interiors. Vice is a treat for sore eyes! Spend the weekend exploring the brutalist theme fused with quirky artwork, while enjoying a refreshing drink and some delectable bites!
Where: Juhu, Mumbai