Ah, Delhi, the mighty capital of the country with its glitz and charms. Delhi has always been considered a food lovers paradise, from the momos to the kebabs. But the city also happens to be home of a few of the most beautiful cafés in the country. With the growing café culture rampant in the city, many food bloggers travel to the city and book a hotel in Delhi to good on food walks to different cafes.
Here are 6 beautiful cafes to visit on your next trip to Delhi and do the same
1. Farzi Cafe
One of the most authentic cafes in Delhi, Farzi café in one of the go-to cafes in the city. It's a modern café which tries to amalgamate traditional global and Indian classics, with Indian influences, contemporary presentations, culinary styles and ambience. According to the café, the name Farzi can have different connotations, but at Farzi Café, it has just one, “creating an illusion” with its cuisine. Some favourite of the customers to order is Vada Pav, Cheesecake, Chocolate dirt pie, Chicken Tikka Masala. The café also gives it visitors an option to make its meal from different ingredients, if you're feeling a bit experimental. If you're staying over at a hotel in Connaught place, don't forget to give this place a visit.
Address- 38/39, Level 1, Block E, Inner Circle, Connaught Place, New Delhi
Price- 2500 for two
A café at Chankyuapuri, Diggin has to be one of the most beautiful cafe's you've come across in some time. Full with luscious greenery, and fairy lights this café is a picturesque café, which anyone would love to put on their Instagram story. The stunning café serves mostly Italian and continental food and work as a perfect place for youngsters to hangout. Food-wise the Fried zucchini, Italian pepperoni pizza Tiramisu are highly recommended. This is an ideal place for a dinner date especially with the outside seating and the ambience being couple friendly, but make sure to get a prior booking or you might have wait in the occasional long queue.
Address- Santushti Shopping Complex Shop No-10 Opp Samrat Hotel, New Delhi, Delhi 110003
Price- 2000 for two
3. Perch Wine & Coffee Bar
Coffee for the weekdays, and wine for weekends that's how a regular would describe this café. A very simple and clean looking café at Khan market, which will make you feel right at home. The interiors of the café are very minimalistic, with drops of colors here and there. The wooden furniture with white walls contrast surprisingly well and releases a warm feeling. The soothing music and international wine collection of the café surely do help in setting the tone, but the biggest star is arguably the coffee, who's arousing smell would make you want to visit the café over and over. The food is not so shabby, and the courteous well-versed staff make up for a contrasting experience.
Address- 71, Khan Market, Rabindra Nagar, New Delhi, Delhi 110003
Price- 2000 for two
4. Cha Bar
If you've visited an Oxford store before you might be aware of Cha bar already, but for the unaware Cha Bar is a café that accompanies different Oxford book store throughout India. From the Flowering Teas, Organic Teas, Herbal Teas, Diet Teas, Fruit Teas, to an exclusive range of Darjeeling, Nilgiri, Sikkim and Oolong, complemented by the best in Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, Moroccan, Russian, Sri Lankan, South African and Thai Teas the Cha bar has an arsenal of 150 different types of teas, meaning there is something for everyone. Some favourites from the place are South African Rooibos, Russian Caravan, Morocco Mint, Japanese Matcha, and Ladhaki Cha. The food at the café also matches the high quality of the tea it serves and is surprisingly quite appetizing. The café also has beautiful interiors, but main ambience appeal comes from being covered by multiple books. If you're a book lover and staying over at a hotel in Connaught place, surely visit Cha Bar and the adjacent Oxford bookstore.
Address- N-81, Barakhamba Rd, Block N, Connaught Place, New Delhi, Delhi 110001
Price- 500 for two
5. Cafe Tesu
One of the most popular cafes in South Delhi, Café Tesu is a Blue building of serene perfect for unwinding after a long week of work. The aesthetic of café Tesu has a certain appeal to it, which can hard to explain in words but can be understood when met with. The chirpy café filled with light colors feels like a breath of fresh air, in between the hectic daily life and serves an ideal spot for friends to meet. The food is delicious, and the presentation is quite picturesque just like the café itself. The visitors at the café has a wide variety of coffees options to choose from, including Cascara and some inhouse specialties like the Whiskey barrel coffee and Ivy coast mocha coffee.
Address- 4, Aurobindo Marg, near IIT Crossing, New Delhi, Delhi 110016
Price-1400 for two
6. United Coffee House
Another of the cafe's from Connaught place, but this one for the coffee lovers out there. It is one of the most legendary outlets, serving the city for 80+ years, and still going strong. The lavish interiors of the café still appeal to the visitors, and the old charm of the coffee house is still prevalent. Entering the café gives somewhat of a royal feel from the cream color walls, to the comfy antique-looking chairs, and most importantly the beautiful chandelier. The café serves high altitude blends from south Indian estates along with the usual premium Italian beans for its coffee. Coming to the food the café is heavy on the North Indian cuisine, with European and Mediterranean options so one might have a full meal if they wish to. If you are staying at a hotel near Connaught place, and won't feel a bit fancy surely give this United Coffee House a visit.
Address- E-15, Rajiv Chowk, Block E, Connaught Place, New Delhi, Delhi 110001
Price- 2500 for two
These were a few of the many amazing cafes you can visit on your next trip to Delhi. No matter where your hotel in Delhi is, due to the growing cafe culture you'll always find a good café to spend some quality time in the city and sip over a hot cup of coffee.