While eating out, restaurant hopping and trying out new cafes has become the in-thing, restaurateurs are constantly innovating and trying out new ideas. In Ahmedabad, many places have come up which are innovative and unusual so one get not just good food but also a different experience. For example, one restaurant you get served by hearing and speech challenged stewards while in another you are free to pay what you want. In Karma Café, you can read Gandhian books while enjoying a meal or snack and at Indian Swag, you get served by a robot so we have selected such unusual places for you to enhance eating out experience.
We present to you a select number of unusual restaurants which we have curated for you.
List of unusual restaurants in Ahmedabad
This is one of the most popular cafes in town. Located in Mithakali, the central part of Ahmedabad, this café employs differently-abled persons in the café. This place serves Indian, Continental, Italian, Asian and other cuisines and is open from 7 am to 10.50 pm daily. They have very good buffets, especially Sunday brunches. Try their Mix Grill Platter, it is loaded with lots of meat. nday brunches. Try their Mix Grill Platter, it is loaded with lots of meat.
Price for two: Rs 1100
This café is extremely unique. One wonders if this is a café or an art studio or a place which host talk shows and stand-up comedies. This is again a vegetarian café but this place serves a couple of egg dishes. Here you can buy anything, you can see meaning furniture, paintings, cushions, scarves, clothes, etc. This place is open from 10 am to 11 pm. It serves Continental, Italian and Indian dishes and it is located in Ambavadi.
Price for two: Rs 500
This is a vegetarian restaurant located in a large space on Sindhu Bhawan Road. They have both indoor and outdoor seating arrangement and it is a pet-friendly place where you can get your pet. It is open in the evenings and serves North Indian, Chinese and Italian dishes. Here they have an unlimited buffet with dozens of dishes to choose from while enjoying the spacious outdoor location.
Price for two: Rs 1000
This place is one of the newest attractions in town as here you get served by a Gujarati speaking robot and the restaurant says that these are the world’s first such robots. This vegetarian restaurant is located on Prahlad Nagar Road on Dev Aurum Mall. This place is open for lunch and dinner and it serves North Indian, Continental and Chinese dishes.
Price for two: Rs 800
The vegetarian café serves Gujarati snacks and beverages like Thepla, Cutlets, tempered puffed Rice, Tea, Lemon Juice, Cold Coffee, etc. This place is located in Navjivan Press which was started by Mahatma Gandhi, here one can read Gandhian books while enjoying a snack. This place is open from 12 noon to 9 pm and is closed on Mondays.
Price for two: Rs 250
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A published author working on her second book, Sonal worked for many years as a journalist in The Indian Express, The Asian Age and DNA Newspaper where she regularly reviewed restaurants and wrote about food. She worked in Nairobi as a general manager of a group of restaurants in another era. She loves experimenting with food but is also known for her Biryanis and Kababs and even her baking skills. She likes travelling to little known places and if she finds quaint eateries it just makes the trip more fun. Currently based in Ahmedabad, she is happy with the growing awareness of gourmet food in the city.