The New year has come and gone, resolutions may or may not have been initiated, but before you know it, the city is all lovey-dovey and the next big splurge is on the cards. Hotels around the city are all set to woo you and your loved ones. Whether you have been there and done that or you plan to pop that question, there may not be a better day than the one around the corner. From candlelit dinners to poolside intimate curated five-course meals by an Italian chef, we’ve got the best the city has to offer in our V day specials.
The grandest of them all, ITC Grand Chola offers not one, but three spots to pick, all of them priced from Rs. 3500++ a person. Go Italian at Ottimo for the perfect wine paired dinner, or Pan Asian for some exotic sushi to woo her or keep it simple with multicuisine at the Madras Pavilion. It is hard to go wrong. With a per person pricing, you can extend your love and even bring the whole family along!
It is all Italian as the expat Chef Mauro gets ready to go all out this V day. For Rs. 5000++ per couple, a five-course set menu with a glass of Rose Wine awaits you at Focaccia. Want to up the game and ready to set aside 15k? This gets you your own cabana by the swimming pool for star light, truly special night. And, for those looking to make it a truly special night, there are exclusive staycation and spa packages starting at Rs. 7500++
Aqua, with its cabanas by the poolside at The Park, is all set to welcome you with a four-course set meal, starting at Rs. 4999++ for a couple, with options to add champagne and sparkling wine, while Alisha Thomas sets the mood with her live band. Prefer unlimited sparkline wine and more choice for food? For the same price, 601, gives you a buffet and unlimited wine, while Lotus Thai, the Asian restaurant doles out specially curated five-course aphrodisiac Thai dinner.
At the other end of the city, the fabulous new restaurant, MKC at The Westin, offers a five-course meal wine paired meal for steal at Rs 3500++ for a couple, while the Sunset Grill offers a five-course grill dinner with premium wines for Rs. 5000++ for a couple at the beautiful outdoor lounge under the starlit sky.
The Flying Elephant at the Park Hyatt offers a five-course multicuisine dinner for Rs. 5200++ with multiple add ons that can go up to a whopping Rs. 88,000 that comes with a suite, dinner by the pool just for the two of you, spa, an exclusive butler, limousine pick up and finish off with breakfast! Truly the works!
With so many places to loosen your purse, where have you decided to take your loved one?
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Wasim, a doctor by profession, practices preventive and wellness medicine, and, therefore, food is a large part of his practice. He started off writing about food to tell the world that good food and good health are not mutually exclusive. With work having taken him to more than 25 countries, he has started looking at food habits and food history from around the world. His work has been featured in leading publications including Conde Nast Traveler, BBC Travel, The Week, The Hindu among others.