Restaurants are always trying to bring that extra something so that customers are attracted toward them, as competition in the food industry is intense. So some have video games, some have a cycle smoothie, others offer their space to display and sell art, some are providing you gaming experience and yet another is into providing technical support.
Globally, the trend to give customers more than just a food experience is gaining traction and the young crowd love new technology, new ways to entertain and newer options that’s why restaurants are dishing out various attractive ways to spend time at the restaurants having fun with food and games too.
We bring you the restaurants with different options for fun and also other experiences which attract them in Ahmedabad.
List of restaurants offering more than just food in Ahmedabad
Located at Vijay Char Rasta, on the first floor, this cafe has multiple gaming stations on which anyone can play video games or watch live sport or movies if they so wish. You can enjoy good food along with all the gaming you want to do, so this is an ideal place for young people.
Price for two: Rs 600
This is a newly opened restaurant which has a range of entertainment for the young crowd to keep them engaged. One of their attractions is a smoothie cycle where one can cycle and churn up one’s own smoothie with the ingredients of their choice. This is a popular café with the young crowd. There are also 2 gaming stations and a mini-library. Here they serve both vegetarian and non-vegetarian café food.
Price for 2: Rs 700
Located in Vastrapur, Caffix - The Tech Café main attraction is that you can get your iPhone repaired while you snack. It also has other attractions like you can get your picture drawn on your coffee with computerized imagery. People love to have their pictures on top of their coffees above the froth. This place serves both vegetarian and non-vegetarian Italian and Mexican food.
Price for 2: Rs 900
Located close to the Polytechnic, this place is set up in a bungalow converted into a restaurant. This café also doubles up as a place selling art so you can buy whatever you can see, which is a unique concept. You can buy the furniture, wall paintings, artifacts, clothes, scarves and whatever else is on display. They also often have events like like stand-up comedy, etc. This place serves vegetarian food and a couple of egg dishes.
Price for 2: Rs 500
This restaurant has an Escape Room where a group is locked in and they can only escape after solving a string of puzzles one after the other. This activity is very popular here and has many takers. Apart from the Escape Room at Unlocked, one can also play many board games both paid and free ones. This is a vegetarian and non-vegetarian restaurant which serves amazing Continental food.
Price for 2: Rs 1000
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.