Instagram - the beautiful portal that takes you to different locales - countries, cities, cafes and restaurants, while you’re forced to sit through tortuous classes, office meetings and what not. So, yeah, Instagram is probably one of our most favourite, used and overused social media app that we open and close 100 times a day, to say the least! 

And if you’re wondering what we do while scrolling through our Insta feed, then here it is - check out picturesque food and the pretty restaurants that make us wanna travel all over the city, even if it’s just to soak in the decor of the place and well, also to make our Insta feed more colourful! So we picked out these 9 gorgeous restaurants in Delhi that not just serve you stellar food but also beg to be Instagrammed, check ‘em out!   

1. Dum Maro Dum

This place screams colours with its super flamboyant style! They have doors in every colour you can imagine - pink, blue, red and every other colour that falls in-between. Then come the wall prints inspired by famous Bollywood classics, chillum and more and the best bit - they actually have a food truck bursting out of the wall that forms their bar *how cool*! Trust us, you won’t be able to keep yourself from clicking a few *or hundred* pictures of this pretty place!   

Where | Dum Maro Dum - 2510, Hudson Lane, GTB Nagar
Meal For Two | Rs 1,000
Timings | 12 Noon - 1 AM  
Call Them | +91 9167 083 316
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/DMDDelhi/

2. Philtre - The Bistro 

All the way in GGN, this restro-bar is all things gorgeous! From swanky interiors to a super stunning bar - this place scores a perfect 10 on the prettiness scale in our book. You can choose to sit in the well-lit, pretty and elaborate indoor area or hang out at their green, cosy rooftop - they’re both totally gorgeous and Instagram worthy!

Where | Philtre - SCO 40, 1st Floor & Terrace, Sector 29, Gurgaon
Meal For Two | Rs 1,500
Timings | 12 Noon - 12 Midnight
Call Them | +91 9599 383 708
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/philtrebistro/

3. Soho Bistro

This place is best for your #SundayBrunchGoals! Brick walls, floor sitting options, a super comfy outdoor seating area and a menu full of yummy food options, could you ask for more?! We’re hopelessly in love with their easy breezy and pretty outdoor decor, it’s simple but still so eye-catching, so put this on your restaurants-to-check-out list, ‘cause it’s totally worth it!  

Where | Soho Bistro - Khasra 264, Ground Floor, Westend Marg, Saidulajab, Saket
Meal For Two | Rs 1,400
Timings | 9 AM - 11 PM
Call Them | +91 9999 966 242
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/sohobistrocafe/

4. HotMess

This place has be bitten by the pink bug and looks SO beautiful that you won’t be able to keep your phone down here! The pretty, comfy couches, the 40-feet long bar *WOAH*, the lovely arched windows hailing from an era gone by - this place has it all and more! HotMess is also said to be the country’s first ‘Aphrodisiac Kitchen and Bar’, so hop on by for some colourful additions to your Insta feed!

Where | HotMeass - M-11, Middle Circle, CP
Meal For Two | Rs 1,900
Timings | 11:30 - 12:30 AM
Call Them | +91 8743 061 313
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/hotmessdelhi/

5. Time Machine

This newbie sitting pretty all the way over in Noida is perfect for your date nights. With the prettiest ceiling, walls adorned with cool quotes and the most beautiful lighting - not to mention the theme of the place, which is time travel, this place is perfect for your Insta shenanigans *boomerangs galore await you here* so defo drop by!

Where | Time Machine - 2nd Floor, Opposite Food Court, Gardens Galleria, Sector 38, Noida
Meal For Two | Rs 2,000
Timings | 12 Noon - 1 AM
Call Them | +91 9773 987 132
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/timemachinenoida/

6. Foreign Dhaba

Give your Insta account a little rural and desi touch with this one! Foreign Dhaba has the prettiest wall art that goes perfectly with the whole ambience this restaurant boasts of. Gorge on their yummy food while clicking a few (hundred) selfies with their gorgeous decor in the backdrop!  

Where | Foreign Dhaba - F-84, Ground Floor, Industrial Pocket, Rajouri Garden
Meal For Two | Rs 1,500
Timings | 11:30 - 12:30 AM
Call Them | +91 9999 400 061
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/foreigndhabarajouri/

7. Civil House

Civil House is what love at first sight looks like! The European vibes that this place oozes coupled with pretty interiors and the beautiful outdoor area - makes this place a MUST visit. From the rustic homely interiors to the scrumptious food, this place has it all, so get ready to give your Insta feed a European touch, right here in Delhi!  

Where | Civil House - 26, Khan Market
Meal For Two | Rs 1,700
Timings | 11:30 - 1 AM
Call Them | +91 11 4709 4903
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/civilhousedelhi/

8. Lakhori - Haveli Dharampura

Who says you gotta go all the way to Rajasthan to experience the real haveli feels? This not-so-little haveli in the heart of Chandni Chowk has the prettiest interiors that’ll be perfect for all your Instagram posts. This place has everything from haveli-like interiors to the beautiful Jama Masjid in the backdrop if you decide to eat at the rooftop. Fun fact - it’s more than 200 years-old *WAOH*, so head over right NOW!

Where | Haveli Dharampura - 2293, Gali Guliyan, Near Jama Masjid, Chandni Chowk
Meal For Two | Rs 2,500
Timings | 7:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Call Them | +91 11 2326 1000
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/HaveliDharampura/

9. Lavaash By Saby

This place is bound to leave some colours in your otherwise dull Instagram page! They’ve got some really pretty and colourful interiors and decor and trust us - it’ll all leave you floored. You can also head over to their beautiful rooftop and enjoy the chilly weather while gobbling up their yummy Armenian and Bengali fare! 

Where | Lavaash By Saby - H-5/1, Ambawatta One, Kalka Das Marg, Mehrauli
Meal For Two | Rs 4,000
Timings | 12 Noon - 12 Midnight
Call Them | +91 7827 044 055
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/lavaashbysaby/

So these are a few places that we found totally deserving and worthy to grace your Insta page - go check them all out!