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9 Outdoor Restaurants In Town Where You Can Soak Up The Sun & Feast Away With Bae

There’s no doubt that the best part about winters lies in basking under the glory of sunlight with your loved ones and gorging on some good food (of course!). Being hopeless lovers of the sun in sweater weather, we can’t deny the importance of good outdoor restaurants. And so we’ve culled out the best ones in town, so scroll on peeps!

1. Olive Qutub

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Located near the Qutub Minar, the ethereal Olive Qutub is a place where subtlety takes priority with a gorgeous outdoor seating area laid out on white pebbles & twinkling fairy lights and offers wonderful views of the nearby historical monuments. The restaurant serves great Mediterranean and Italian fare; you must try their Goat’s Cheese Souffle, Foie Gras, Confit of Duck Leg and Potato Gnocchi in Walnut Cream Sauce. They also have a great selection of wines for you to indulge in when you land up here!

Where | Olive Qutub - One Style Mile, Haveli No. 6, Kalka Das Marg, Mehrauli
Call Them | +91 11 2957 4444
Timings | 12:30 PM - 12:30 AM
Meal For Two | Rs 4,000
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/OliveAtTheQutub/

2. Tonino Ristorante

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Tonino is the perfect place to enjoy an indulgent and leisurely outdoor meal; the place whisks you far away from the madness and bustling crowds of Delhi and transports you straight to the villas of Italy with its rustic and cosy environment, its greenery and unparalleled Italian fare. When there, you have to try their crisp and delicious range of pizzas *drooling already*!

Where | Tonino Ristorante - Khasra No.76/27, Mehrauli-Gurgaon Road, Near Metro Pillar No.38, New Manglapuri, Mehrauli
Call Them | +91 11 2680 2633
Timings | 12:30 - 3:30 PM & 7 PM - 12:30 AM
Meal For Two | Rs 3,500
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/ToninoRistorante/

3. Rose Cafe 

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One of the prettiest cafes in the city, Rose Cafe can drive you to heaven in absolutely no time. Every element of the cafe drives you back to a calm and peaceful era which nudges you to let your hair down and just revel in the small pleasures of life. Their garden is a tranquil place to soak up the sun while devouring their delish pizzas and sumptuous waffles. Come drop by for a fabulous evening or brunch date!

Where | Rose Cafe - 2, Westend Marg, Saidulajab, Near Garden Of Five Senses, Saket
Call Them | +91 9810 088 762
Timings | 12 Noon - 9:30 PM
Meal For Two | Rs 1,400
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/rosecafenewdelhi/

4. Dramz Delhi

One of the poshest restaurants in town, Dramz Whiskey Bar oozes a classy European aura through their ambience, vibe, music and food, of course! Their outdoor restaurant gives you a breathtaking vista of the Qutub Minar and its surrounding area. So steer your wheels to Dramz Whiskey Bar for a rejuvenating night with your loved ones. Don't forget to try their cocktails or their mind-boggling whiskey selection - and you'll be sorted!

Where | Dramz Delhi - 1580/1, KD Marg, Near Qutab Minar, Mehrauli
Call Them | +91 11 2664 6702
Timings | 12 Noon - 11:45 PM
Meal For Two | Rs 3,200
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/Dramzdelhi/

5. Qla

Luxurious yet minimalistic is what best describes this haunt. QLA is nestled prettily in a haveli courtyard, bedecked with huge glass windows and lovely decor. Their outdoor setup is really gorgeous and will make you feel like you're dining sitting in Europe. Woah! Enticed already? So go get your SO and head here for an indelible romantic night being transported to Europe!

Where | Qla - 4-A, Near Qutab Minar, Seven Style Mile, Kalka Das Marg, Kila, Mehrauli
Call Them | +91 8527 098 766
Timings | 12 Noon - 12:30 AM
Meal For Two | Rs 3,000
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/QlaOfficial/

6. Lakhori - Haveli Dharampura

Located at Haveli Dharampura, this restaurant is a place that is a must to visit to just appreciate their ethnic ambience and attempt towards bringing street food to the gourmet table. They promise to satiate your palate with Chandni Chowk delicacies and rich Mughlai cuisine. They’ve got a beautiful outside seating area that overlooks the iconic Jama Masjid. This haveli-turned-restaurant is the perfect place to have a satisfying meal while drinking in the sights and sounds of Old Delhi!

Where | Lakhori - Haveli Dharampura - 2293, Gali Anar, Bazar Gulian Road, Dharam Pura, Chandni Chowk
Call Them | +91 11 2326 1000
Timings | 7:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Meal For Two | Rs 2,500
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/HaveliDharampura/

7. Under The Neem

If you and your SO don’t mind hogging on yummies while swinging in an open garden, then Under The Neem is you place to be! Also, don’t miss out on their quirky range of dishes, like Kis Khet Ki Mooli Ho Tum or Traveller Pasta, you’ll defo love them! Oh, and did we mention, this place is pet-friendly? So don't forget to bring your furry friends along! 

Where | Under The Neem - Karma Lakelands, NH 8, Sector 80, Near Sector 83, Gurgaon
Call Them | +91 9625 291 720
Timings | 12:30 - 10 PM 
Meal For Two | Rs 1,400
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/kchalets/

8. Barish Moon Bar 

Barish Moon Bar in Noida has the prettiest rooftop, with cabanas and vintage lamps! These guys also do live music and sports screening, which means plans for V-Day are more than just sorted. Sample their Zarda Kebab, Chilli Garlic Fish and Italian Pesto Chicken Pizza, and tell us how you liked them.

Where | Barish Moon Bar - Gardens Galleria, Sector 38 A, Noida
Call Them | +91 9315 403 328
Timings | 12 Noon - 1 AM 
Meal For Two | Rs 1,500
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/barishmoonbarcafe/

9. Lazy Bear

Another gem in Hudson Lane, where you can sit back on the terrace and enjoy ‘em good vibes. Take yo’ bae to Lazy Bear, and gobble on yummylicious and oh-so-quirky delights, such as Truffle Scented Mac N Cheese Poppers, New School Chilli Paneer and Baby Loves Base Pizza.

Where | Lazy Bear - 2648, 2nd Floor, Delhi University, GTB Nagar
Call Them | +91 9315 643 196
Timings | 11 - 1 AM 
Meal For Two | Rs 1,500
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/lazybearrestro/

So drive down to these places and make your days memorable!