Known by its regular clientele as one of Koramangala’s best-kept secrets, Chianti Ristorante and Wine Bar serves a fabulous line-up of Italian treats. Right from well-crafted antipasti such as Bruschetta Al Pomodoro and Insalata Di Caprese, Chianti is also renowned for its delectable servings of fish and meat-based pasta. The melt-in-your-mouth desserts served toward the end of the meal seal the deal perfectly. The ambiance is romantic as well as slightly formal, with the decor done up in wooden accents.
One of the mainstays in Bangalore's pubbing scene, Arbor Brewing Company India, or as the locals call it 'ABC' is a popular watering hole that an array of original homebrews that are sure to tantalize your palates. Food is also offered here with their menu mainly consisting of small plates and delicious pub grubs. The ambiance is vibrant and full of life with ample seating space for guests. Mainly frequented by youngsters, this place is known for their flaming chicken, phat abbot, mac and cheese, and pasta.
One of the most popular brewpubs in the city, Toit is located in the plush Indiranagar locality of the city. The brewpub is owned and operated by a trio of friends Sibi Venkataraju, Arun George, and Mukesh Tolani. Since its inception, the pub has been serving tantalizing house-brewed beers. Perfect to unwind after a hectic day at work, the pub welcomes patrons in a beautiful ambiance with spaciously laid out tables, soft lighting, and a prompt service. To accompany your tipples, they serve delectable Italian fare. The pizzas are scrumptious, perfectly baked, and topped with delicious toppings. Other highlights on the menu include a variety of flavorful soups, salads, appetizers, and mains. They also offer a guided tour of their brewery that will interest beer snobs.
As the name alludes, The Biere Club is one of the prime brew pubs in the city, and warrants a visit, even if you aren't much of a beer drinker. Its near-whimsical wall paintings, dim-lighting and lively atmosphere, makes it a hit amongst the city's young beer enthusiasts. Featuring a rather impressive collection of European-inspired brews as well as classic Indian beers, this pub is certain to have a drink that suits your taste. Along with its spectacular drinks menu, the pub also boasts an impressive food menu that includes classic burgers, spaghetti, and pizzas.
With a rich buffet spread that will appeal to herbivores, the Time Traveller restaurant is a crowd puller. At incredibly wallet-friendly prices, this 24-hours open coffee shop offers assorted salads, soup options, 18 main courses and several dessert dishes as well. Located at the Sai Vishram Hotel in Bommasandra Industrial Area, this restaurant is also ideal for business lunches.
An impressive venue in Indiranagar, The Fatty Bao Bangalore offers its patrons a sumptuous spread of Asian dishes with a stunning view of the city vistas from its terrace. This delightful dining spot is a hit with customers making it a favorite hangout zone. The food is a wee bit expensive, but the contemporary twist on the dishes makes them worth the money. Enjoy the libations from the bar as you feast through the menu at this eclectic space.
An undiscovered gem in the UB City, Cafe Noir serves delectable French cuisine in its French-themed eatery. Designed to appeal to any self-proclaimed Francophile, this breezy yet cozy cafe welcomes guests with hearty breakfast specials that spill over to late lunches and go on till tea time. Sample the delights of their freshly baked breads, paired with traditional French cheeses and light wines. Quiches, salads and soups aside, there are also several desserts and pastries that are bound to hold anyone's attention.
Skyye is a classy open-air lounge in UB city Bengaluru, which boasts of a picturesque view overlooking not only the cricket stadium but the entire city. It is also known for its sumptuous food and a large variety of drinks. To add to the top-of-the-world ambiance, it has multi-colored floor lighting. After a hard day's work, this snazzy bar is the perfect place to unwind while enjoying the cool breeze and some great music.
One of the best bets for Italian food in the city, Cafe Mangii is every foodie's favorite spot, especially for pizzas. This upscale yet casual cafe finds place in the plush UB City, and hosts a similar classy clientele. Choose from a variety of pizza pies, made with excellent sauces and topped with fresh herbs, wild mushrooms, smoked ham, tuna and more. Their in-built deli menu serves satisfying choices of Hamburger, Panco Fried Fish Burger and the Portobello Mushroom and Brie Core Burger. Those looking for more elaborate meals can sample the pastas and risottos here.
Sunny's is known all over the city for its excellent food and desserts. The menu is mostly European with dishes like Spaghetti Primavera, Greek Salad with Feta cheese or melt-in-the-mouth desserts such as Philadelphia Cream Cheese Cake, dominating the menu. Homesick foreigners craving for some continental style comfort food often finds themselves here when they need a break from the spices and chutneys of Indian cuisine. Interestingly, you can get your pet along. They can sit in the garden while you eat out in the open or inside. The interiors are done up in soft colors with dim lighting. A few illuminated tables make the food look more attractive. Sunny's has a bar which serves some interesting cocktails and spirits to liven your mood.
The Chancery is known not only for its hospitality but also for its commendable culinary options. Their in-house restaurant South Parade is a 24-hour cafe that serves world food, with the tantalizing buffet being its main draw. For the hungry soul who craves a bite after hours, there is the midnight buffet to dig into. South Parade was the former name of the now famously known Mahatma Gandhi Road. One finds the city's elite sitting here, engrossed in a sandwich or a coffee or just reading a book. This place can hold around 84 people, and diners can order a la carte as well.