Nothing puts us in a romantic mood like gray skies, whistling trees and the smell of wet earth. Why not make good use of the monsoons whilst they are here, then? The rain Gods demand a little romance from us earthlings, after all. Coming ahead are a couple of cute cafes in Delhi that are done just right to ensure you have a great time with your boyfriend whether you want to save, spend or splurge. Go check them out, you can thank us later!
When you gotta save:
1. Cha Bar
If you are a book lover, you will fall in love with this cafe, tucked inside of the Oxford Book Store in C.P. It’s done in white and black, and is just the perfect little space to grab some quick snacks with your main man on a rainy day.
Address: N-81, Oxford Bookstore, Connaught Place, New Delhi
Price: Rs. 500 for two people
2. Hera Pheri Cafe
This quirky little place in Satya Niketan will make you feel like you are sitting in the living room from a modern day fairytale. It’s done up in many bright colors and is full of nooks and corners to give you that privacy with him you’re always looking for.
Address: 2, Opposite Sri Venkateshwara College,Satyaniketan, New Delhi
Price: 500 for two people
3. Woodhouse Cafe
Don’t we all want a house inside a tree? Well, this place makes that dream come true. Not many people know of this little gem, but it’s a treehouse with big windows overlooking the city - can it get any better?
Address: C-52, Ground Floor, Shivalik Road, Malviya Nagar
Price: 700 for two people
4. The Hippie Trail
Even if you’ve been to almost all places in Hauz Khas Village, we are sure this one will take you by surprise. It’s hidden away in the back lanes which is what makes it so quiet and quaint. It will give you the amazing feeling that you two are safely hidden away from the whole world.
Address: Shop 13-A, Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi
Price: 600 for two people
When you’re in the mood to spend:
1. Rose Cafe
This place comes out of nowhere and takes you into another world the moment you step into it. It’s done up delicately with lace and other small decoratives, and makes for a beautiful experience.
Address: 2, Westend Marg, Saidulajab, Saket, New Delhi
Price: 1300 for two people
2. Vintage31 - Bistro & Cafe
Sometimes, you want to feel like royalty and be treated like one. On a day like that, this is the place you need to be in. From stuffy cushions to chandeliers and beautiful staircases… This place will make you feel pampered.
Address: 31, Meherchand Market, Lodhi Colony, New Delhi
Price: 1350 for two people
3. Diggin Cafe
Take our advice and visit this place in the evening. It comes alive with little fairy lights wrapped around treetops and swings! Yes, there’s a beautiful white swing here too. This place is the stuff dreams are made of, and will surely make you feel like wishes can come true.
Address: Anand Lok Shopping Centre, Opposite Gargi College, Anand Lok, New Delhi
Price: 1350 for two people
4. Sakley’s The Mountain Cafe
Who says you need to leave town to have a little vacation? You can go to The Sakley’s mountain cafe and feel like you’re living in the hills…or, um somewhere near at least. This place is designed to make you feel at peace, away from home.
Address: M-23, M Block Market, Greater Kailash (GK) 1, New Delhi
Price: 1900 for two people
When you want to go all the way and splurge:
1. FIO Country Kitchen & Bar
Gravel paths leading up to brightly colored seating spaces… This place will remind you of Roman gardens and make you feel like one of those goddesses who roamed them. Go on a beautiful morning and rest assured, it will set the perfect tone to the rest of your day.
Address: Gate 1, The Garden of Five Senses, Saidulajab, Near Saket, New Delhi
Price: 3300 for two people
2. Sevilla - The Claridges
Imagine an old white mansion with beautifully done up canopies complete with tiny rivulets flowing around it in a carefully tended garden setting…welcoming you. Oh, this place is elegance per square inch and amongst the most dreamy and romantic locations in Delhi.
Address: The Claridges, 12, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Road, Aurangzeb Road, New Delhi
Price: 4500 for two people
3. Olive Bar & Kitchen
Whether you want to sit on a terrace with Qutub Minar in full view, or want to go underground and get a feel of life in the caves… This restaurant gives you multiple beautiful options. It will totally make your date worth remembering!!
Address: One Style Mile, Haveli 6, Kalka Das Marg, Mehrauli, New Delhi
Price: 4000 for two people
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Published on Jul 02, 2016