Punekars Tell Us Their 10 Favourite Restaurants, Try Them Out NOW! - Know Your City - Burrp

Punekars Tell Us Their 10 Favourite Restaurants, Try Them Out NOW!

Tanvi Juwale April 11, 2017





Pune, a quaint city, is rich in history and culture. From the palatial mansions of the Peshwas to the Tulshi bagh and Kothrud, every corner echoes a great culinary and historic significance. The city has now opened up to newer cuisines and cultures. Read on to know more about the award-winning Burrp Certificate 2016 recipients in the city

Best Breakfast - Le Plaisir, Deccan Gymkhana

Le Plaisir

What started off as a tiny little place that serves European comfort food has now grown into a cosy little restaurant. A Sunday breakfast favourite, this place has an ample menu from freshly tossed salads to delicious crepes. We’d recommend a Pear and Walnut Salad or Pasta in Parmesan Cream Sauce.
Best Coffee House/ Cafe: Vohuman Cafe, Sangamwadi

Vohuman Cafe

After Mumbai, Pune houses maximum Parsi and Irani cafes and Vohuman Cafe is one among them. A list of delicious fuss-and-frill free food is what you need if you’re planning to head out and meet your friends over a cup of coffee or a delicious Cheese omelet and this place serves the best.
Best Midnight Food Delivery: The Hungry Owl, Koregaon Park

The Hungry Owl

Midnight hunger pangs are real and so is the struggle to get out of bed and look for leftovers in the fridge. Why not order from Pune’s Best Midnight Food Service? Order some delicious Margherita Pizza or a BBQ Chicken Burger from here.
Best Butter Chicken: George Restaurant, Camp
George Restaurant

George Restaurant

Who doesn’t like Butter Chicken? When in Pune or if you’re from Pune, feast on a delicious plateful of Butter Chicken. We're sure you’ll attest to this lip-smacking, mouth-watering and more importantly, award winning Butter Chicken from George Restaurant.
Best Pan Asian: Baan Tao, Hyatt, Kalyani Nagar

Baan Tao - Hyatt credits: Ritesh Tiwari

This Pan Asian restaurant at Hyatt is a Punekar’s favourite when they want to dig into some yummy Chinese and Thai food. We’d recommend the Bang Bang Chicken Salad, Khao Suey and Crisp Fried Shitake amongst other eats.
Best New Restaurant: Boteco, Viman Nagar


Boteco opened its doors to Pune with some delicious Brazilian cuisine. This swanky new place is your culinary ticket to Brazilian feast. Try their delicious Bobo de Frango da Bahia, a humble curry with chunky pieces of juicy chicken or Moqueca de Peixe, a grilled fish in a spicy curry.
Best Food Truck: Breaking Bread, Aundh

Breaking Bread

While the food trucks have taken several cities in the country by storm, this one, Breaking Bread in Pune is the city’s favourite. The menu may be slightly limited but let that not fool you, the burgers here are yummy. Try their Chicken In A Mess or Jerk Chicken Burger.
Best Bars & Pubs: The High Spirits Cafe, Ghorpadi
The High Spirits Cafe

The High Spirits Cafe

The name says it all! No wonder why it’s the Best Bar in the city. This is where the drunken shenanigans begin. We’d recommend their Jack’s Love – a whisky based cocktail with passion fruit, lemon and berry juice.
Best Fine Dining Restaurant: Alto Vino - JW Marriott, Senapati Bapat Road
Alto Vino - J W Marriott

Alto Vino - J W Marriott

Want to celebrate a special occasion with your loved ones at a fine-dine place in Pune? Users have voted Alto Vino at JW Marriott the Best Fine Dining Restaurant in the city. Savour some authentic Italian delicacies such as Insalata Caprese, Zuppa de Minestrone and Lasagna Al Forno.

About the Author

Food is my favourite F-word! Master in Eatmylogy. Future food entrepreneur. Antevasin. Spaghettivore. Hates the casual use of the word 'foodie' and loves a well-cooked meal, snowflakes and the mountains! Follow me on Instagram: @MsFoodieTwoShoes Twitter: @pinchofsalt_23


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