Dreaming of your own version of “Eat Pray Love”? We don’t know about the pray bit, but here are 11 best Continental restaurants to eat from that you’ll surely fall in love with! ;)
From saucy pastas to sweet tiramisu, all your Italian food cravings will be sorted with an order from these delicious Pune restaurants.
Pick #1: Polka Dots
Where? Kalyani Nagar & Koregaon Park
Must try? Their Primavera Pasta, a veggie pasta topped with mild tomato & cheese sauce
A picture of Spaghetti Bolognese from Taste.com
Pick #2: La Terrazza at Hyatt Regency
Where? Viman Nagar
Must try? Their cheesy Spaghetti Bolognaise & decadent Grand Truffle Pastry
Mexican & Tex-Mex
Who can resist those soft, cheesy quesadillas or crunchy tacos topped with red beans & sour cream? We can’t, and neither should you.
Pick #1: Mexican Rodeo
Where? Kalyani Nagar, Koregaon Park & Viman Nagar
Must try? 7 Layer Burrito, stuffed right with cheese, rice, cream & salsa, for both vegetarians and non-vegetarians!
A picture of Nachos from The Odyssey Online
Pick #2: Picantos Mexican Grill
Where? Aundh & Magarpatta
Must try? Nachos + Salsa at Rs.99 or their exquisite BBQ Chicken Strips Burritos Bowl
European & Mediterranean
Complex names and flavours are the defining factors of any European dish. When in the mood to try something different, give these exotic European-serving restaurants a try!
Pick #1: Stew Art
Must try? Their fancy Moroccan Stew, Corn Chowder, or the Goulash – a cross between a soup & a stew, which is known to be Hungary’s national dish!
A picture of Hungarian Goulash from Serious Eats
Pick #2: The Sassy Spoon
Where? Koregaon Park, Kalyani Nagar (as Sassy Teaspoon)
Must try? Their Cajun Spiced Butter Garlic Prawns (with a French baguette!) or Aglio Olio Style Risotto, among many, many other options!
Being a fan of Middle Eastern cuisine is short for “Shawarma lover”, at least for most of us. Now, for a taste of this rich Middle Eastern cuisine, these restaurants must be on your list!
Pick #1: Lazzetti
Where? Baner, Hinjewadi, Wakad
Must try? Their mind-blowing, satisfying Chicken Shawarma, without a doubt.
A picture of Chicken Shawarma from Recipe Tin Eats
Pick #2: Marrakesh
Where? Aundh, Baner, Camp, Kalyani Nagar, Kondhwa, Kothrud, Koregaon Park, Magarpatta, Pimple Saudagar, Shivaji Nagar, Viman Nagar
Must try? Falafel Roll, a roll made of falafel (deep-fried chickpea patty) for vegetarians & Dajaj (Arabic for ‘chicken’) Shawarma
What’s the defining quality of American food? It’s always BIG. Now you know when it’s the right time to order in from one of these American restaurants.
Pick #1: The Ugly Duckling
Must try? Their collection of steaks (both big & small) or pancakes topped with maple syrup!
A picture of pancakes with maple syrup from Good Housekeeping
Pick #2: The Burger Barn Cafe
Where? Kalyani Nagar, Koregaon Park, Kothrud, Shivaji Nagar
Must try? Barn Hashbrown Burger for the vegetarians, Barn Crunchy Chicken Burger for the non-vegetarian and Barn Brownie Shake for everyone.
But wait! This list is still not over.
Here’s a bonus restaurant that you absolutely must try if you want to experience all the Continental cuisines at once!
Bonus pick: Arthur’s Theme
Where? Baner, Koregaon Park
Must try? This one’s up to you. Take a look at the long, quirky menu with dishes named after famous people & pick your favourite!
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