Discover the allure of India's lively social landscape as we unveil 7 rooftop bars and restaurants that seamlessly blend delectable cuisine with breathtaking views. From city skyscrapers boasting coastal panoramas to serene hideaways nestled in lush greenery, these alfresco havens redefine the essence of a night out under starlit skies. Elevate your evenings with our curated list, where panoramic vistas and exceptional dining converge to create unforgettable experiences in the realm of conviviality and leisure.
If you are on the lookout for such spots, where you can enjoy great food with a side of scenic beauty, here are some places that you must try.
Paasha, perched atop the JW Marriott, offers an opulent rooftop experience with unparalleled views of Pune city. The chic ambiance, combined with North-Western Indian culinary delights, creates a perfect setting for a luxurious dining experience. Signature cocktails and an extensive wine list makes the place all the more inviting and happening.
Location: JW Marriott Hotel Pune, Senapati Bapat Road, Pune
Occupying the 34th floor, Aer at Four Seasons provides a glamorous setting with breathtaking views of Mumbai's skyline and the Arabian Sea. The stylish lounge is renowned for its extensive drink menu, global cuisine and live music, making it a go to destination for a sophisticated yet jovial experience.
As one of South India's highest rooftop bars, High Ultra Lounge boasts panoramic vistas of Bangalore. The contemporary Asian menu, crafted cocktails and a trendy atmosphere make it a hotspot for both food enthusiasts and nightlife aficionados. Add to the mix an expansive outdoor terrace (which is definitely the highlight of the space) to enjoy your food and drink and we bet your inner Chandler will voice out: Could this GET any better?
Location: World Trade Center, Brigade Gateway Campus, Bangalore
Skyye Lounge offers a vibrant and trendy rooftop experience with a backdrop of Bangalore's cityscape. The spacious outdoor terrace, modern decor, and a diverse menu of international cuisine and signature cocktails create a dynamic setting for socialising and enjoying the city lights. In our opinion, the perfect place to dine at in the pleasant December weather.
Bo Tai in Delhi stands out for its modern Thai cuisine served in a contemporary rooftop setting. The restaurant offers a sophisticated ambiance with indoor and outdoor seating. The innovative culinary creations, along with the panoramic views of the Qutub Minar, make Bo Tai a destination for those seeking a fusion of flavours in an elegant setting.
Asilo, located right at the top of The St. Regis hotel, provides a luxurious escape from the hustle and bustle of the city, simply by elevating your dining experience with panoramic views of Mumbai. The upscale lounge offers signature cocktails, a diverse menu and an affluent ambiance, making it an ideal choice for those looking for a sophisticated and memorable night out in the city.
Spectra, a distinctive all-day multi-cuisine restaurant in Chennai, unveils stunning views of the Bay of Bengal. Offering a unique dining experience, it combines diverse flavors for a gastronomic journey. Carefully curated menus cater to varied tastes, ensuring each visit is a celebration. With a scenic backdrop, Spectra is an ideal destination for brunch, business lunch, or romantic dinner. Indulge in a sensory feast, letting Spectra redefine waterfront dining by the azure waters. Discover the perfect blend of ambiance and culinary excellence at this one-of-a-kind establishment.
Location: Adyar Sea Face, Leela Palace Road, Chennai
While there are plenty more rooftop lounges and bars that come with their own astonishing views and menus, these 7 definitely top our list. And once you try them out, we know for a fact they’ll top yours too!
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