As the long weekend approaches, it's time to plan a gastronomic adventure in the vibrant city of Bengaluru. Whether you're a local looking for a new dining experience or a visitor eager to explore Bengaluru's culinary scene, we've curated a list of the top restaurants in Bangalore to make your long weekend a memorable one. From traditional Indian flavors to global cuisine, this list of some of the finest dining destinations in Bengaluru has it all.
One of the best-known buffet restaurants, Barbeque Nation is the perfect place to visit this long weekend if a lavish feast with the entire family is on your agenda. Particularly loved for its lavish buffet meals, this popular barbeque restaurant pioneered the usage of grill or barbeque on the table. The place is extremely clean, the ambiance is quite inviting and provides the perfect setting for a family lunch. When it comes to the food, the array of options available will leave you spoilt for choice, seems like the perfect way to ring in the long weekend if you ask me!
Must-haves: Assorted Exotic Grill Veg, Crispy Corn, Chicken Drum Stick, Cajun Potato, Phirni, and Brownies.
Cost for two: ₹ 2000
American grill bar & pancake chain Applebee’s launched its first outpost in India in Bengaluru. This popular & iconic bar and grill has a very chill American vibe to it. The semi Industrial casual layout gives it a fun hangout vibe. And just like its international counterparts, this one's menu also curates Applebee's famed American Mexican classics and quite a few India-specific ones. Hands down one of the best eateries in Bangalore to get your grub on this long weekend.
Must-haves: Tikki Sliders, Spicy Chili Cheese Nachos, Chicken Wings, Quesadillas, Sriracha Shrimp, Applebee's House Salad, Bacon Cheddar Grilled Chicken Sandwich, Cowboy Burger, Classic Cheese Burger, Buffalo Steak, and Sizzling Caramel Apple Blondie.
Cost for two: ₹ 1500
Undoubtedly one of the top restaurants in Bangalore, this all-day dining spot is a multi-cuisine restaurant with serene pool views and unmatched vibes. Ranging from light snacks to delectable dinners, the menu encompasses exciting flavor combinations from around the globe. For a fun gastronomic escapade this festive season, head here and thank us later!
Must-haves: Thai Prawn Salad, Tandoori Phalon ki Chaat, Fillet of Tenderloin, Gobhi Adraki, Jhinga Masala and Rum and Chocolate Wraps
Cost for two: ₹ 2500
Channeling New York vibes, and love for plant-based food and pets, Pet People Café does it all under one roof. To create a transparent dining experience, they have an open kitchen concept. A well-thought-of and delicately crafted menu has delicacies made with hand-picked, fresh ingredients. Best part? The cafe is partitioned and shares its wall with a retail section, a veterinary clinic, and a pet grooming spa. A fun space to dine alone with your furry best friend. If your long weekend agenda involves spending some quality time with your pet then this is indeed the best restaurant in Bangalore for you.
Must-haves: Avocado on Sourdough Bread, Vegan Ravioli, Kale Salad, New York Style Flatbread Pizza, and Real New York Cheesecake.
Cost for one: ₹ 600
If your long weekend plans involve having a long and leisure brunch with your gal pals then Cafe Noir is one of the best eateries in Bangalore for you. Specializing in French Cuisine, the main objective of this unique restaurant is to promote the French art of living or as they say in French- "Art de Vivre", which basically entails the practice of enjoying the little pleasures of life like binging on the wide selection of gourmet grub. With its exemplary hospitality, Café Noir offers an unmatchable bistro vibe the likes of which you only find dotting the pretty bylanes of picturesque French cities.
Must-haves: Duck Confit, Parisnice Sandwich, Quiche De Bresse, and Cafe Frappe.
Cost for two: ₹ 800
Grab a seat on the airy outdoor terrace or seat yourself in the modern kitchen-style dining room, which features a showpiece grill. CUR8 is a large all-day dining restaurant offering you brightly lit spaces and an array of delicious preparations. Their live stations are the main attractions and dish out amazing gourmet preparations from pizzas to BBQ offerings and from grilled delicacies to decadent desserts.
Must-haves: Margherita Pizza, Roasted Chicken with Root Vegetables, Dal CUR8, Grilled Salmon in Tomato Sauce, Tawa Jhinga, and Lemon Meringue.
Cost for two: ₹ 3200
Always on our list of top restaurants in Banglore, this one is a must-visit destination for anyone who loves Italian fare. A unique and uber-luxe Italian restaurant, Chianti serves the authentic flavor of Italia with its stellar grub spread that is sure to leave you spoilt for choice. Chianti deserves all your love and adulation for the unique dining experience it offers to its patrons. Besides serving traditional Italian preparations Chianti is also an idyllic date night venue with heaps of charm and elegant ambiance.
Must-haves: Neapolitan Pizza, Seafood Risotto, Cherry Tomato Bruschetta, Calzones, Ravioli, and Tiramisu.
Cost for two: ₹ 1500
The name Nasi And Mee translates to ‘rice and noodles’ and true to the literal meaning of its name, this fine establishment has earned a name for itself for serving the best Chinese, Malay, Indian, and Asian preparations in the city. For an Asian food lover, this is truly one of the top restaurants in Bangalore to get your grub on this long weekend.
Must-haves: Spicy Dumplings, Sweet Soya, Prawn Har Gow, Glass Noodle Salad, Curry Noodles, Sambal Chicken
Cost for two: ₹ 1700
Gargi Bisht is an event copywriter/conceptualizer turned writer currently working with EazyDiner Pvt. Ltd. Compulsive eater, book hoarder, dog lover and pop culture enthusiast with an innate love for storytelling. Usually the quietest person in the room, Gargi is an introvert who loves her own company. When not eating, can be found in front of her laptop watching movies. Knows a thing or two about art and literature.
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