1.Oudhyana – Vivanta By Taj
It is a part of the well known chain of Taj hotels. They provide luxurious comfort in the royal way which will take you to the period of Mughals. They serve authentic Lucknowi and Mughlai dishes. The satisfaction of such a royal treatment is unforgettable.
Location: Gomti Nagar, Lucknow.
2.Latitude- Vivanta by Taj
This is another restaurant which is a part of the established restaurant chain of Taj hotels. A huge variety of cuisines is available in the buffet and the full bar makes it the desirable restaurant for Lucknowites. The beautifully garnished and mesmerizing aroma of the food will create an indelible memory in your mind. The respectful behavior of the staff members will create a soothing atmosphere for you.
Location: Gomti Nagar.
If you are planning out to have a memorable date with your better half, then this place will be a good option. The live music, wine, buffet, cocktails and romantic atmosphere will be the best choice. The taste of every dish, of any cuisine available is amazing. Try this restaurant if you want to mark a day in your calendar as “great”.
Location: Rana Pratap Marg, Hazratganj, Lucknow.
They provide facilities from breakfast to dinner – whether it is a-la-carte or buffet. The view of the whole city from the dining hall of the restaurant is alluring. They organize various food and beverage themed festivals from time to time. The cuisines that they offer are North Indian, Chinese, South Indian, Continental, Thai and Asian. The staff here is also very prompt and courteous. In all, it is a perfect place for any gathering.
Location: Vipin Khand, Gomti Nagar.
It is categorized under the Royal hotels of Lucknow. The landscape view, Gomti River and the live music creates a relaxing environment inside this restaurant. The place serves the best authentic Lucknowi dishes. They are known to prepare the best galouti kebabs in the city. My words are less to describe this place. One visit is a must.
Location: M.G. Marg, Hazratganj.
As the name suggests the mughlai food served here is every bit “zaikedaar”. They provide options between a-la-carte and buffet. The ambience of this place is both romantic as well as kids-friendly. The chefs at Zaika know how to maintain the standard of authentic food which always impresses me. Best part is that you get royal service at a very reasonable price.
Location: Rani Laxmi Marg, Hazratganj.
7.Peeli Kothi- Hotel Levana
If you want to try Mughlai or Lucknowi dishes in the authentic and royal style then check out this restaurant. The calm environment and live music will send you to the seventh cloud. The staff here is polite and will recommend you the cuisine according to your taste. Both the quality and the quantity of the food is pretty good. Perfect place for family get- together,
Location: Hotel Best Western Plus Levana, 72, MG Marg, Hazratganj.
8.Sura Vie By TYC
The brand has maintained its standard. It has an amazing air lounge and rooftop sitting. The cuisines they offer are North Indian and Chinese. I liked both the taste and the presentation of the food. The staff here is very interactive and hospitable.
Location 1/42 F, near Hussaria crossing, Vineet Khand, Gomti Nagar.
This place is the combination of heritage, royalty and luxury at its best. They serve both, vegetarian as well as non-vegetarian food, but it’s a treat for non-veg foodies. The galawati kebabs and biryani are to ones to die for. The aroma, presentation and the taste of the food will add up to your good experience list. The smiling faces of the staff will calm down your mind.
Location: Saraca Estate, 19, Mall avenue, Hazratganj
I recently visited this place with my family and liked it a lot. The peaceful ambience and elaborate menu of the restaurant is the perfect combination. They have huge banquet halls for gatherings with family or friends. They prepare the most soothing cocktails in the whole town.
Location: B 1/55, Vineet Khand, near Hausadiya chauraha, Gomti nagar.
11.Le Bougainvillea– Clarks Avadh
Another fine dining and classy restaurant of Clarks Avadh. It’s the best place for a romantic candle light dinner. They also have a bar named “Pergola”. You will fall in love with this place.
Location: Hotel Clarks Avadh, 8, MG Marg, Hazratganj.
12.Marine Room- The Piccadily
As the name suggests the ambience of this place is decorated under the theme of marine. They serve North Indian, Mughlai and Thai cuisines, and my favorite among them is Thai. It’s a four star restaurant with reasonable rates. Every time I visit this place, I come out with a good experience.
Location: The Piccadily Lucknow, Ground floor, Bara Birva, Kanpur Road.
13.The Terrace Grill
The pleasant and relaxing ambience paired with soothing music and lip smacking food along the poolside is the deal breaker. They offer a wide range of North Indian dishes. Both the quality and the quantity of the food is amazing. The non-veg served here tastes awesome. It’s a great place to hang out with your buddies.
Location: La Place Sarovar Portico,6 Shahnajaf road, Hazratganj.
It’s a beautiful place with great food and is elegant enough to dine out with your family. Their menu consists of some dishes which are rare to find. In respect to service and buffet, this place should be categorized under a “great place”. One time visit is a must.
Location: Sarovar Portico, 6, Shahnajaf Road, Hazratganj.
15.The Spice Factory
If you like to fine dine then this is a perfect one. The best part is that they will provide you with the appropriate surrounding according to the gathering. They also serve delicacies of different cuisines with a twist of Indian flavor. Everything, from the starter to the dessert is amazing. The peaceful environment will relax your mind.
Location: Sahara Ganj Mall, Hazratganj.
I visited this place for a birthday party and enjoyed every bit of it. The environment is very calm and quiet. The interior is terrific and the food is great. One of my favorites, “Phirni” was presented to us for dessert. It was neither too sweet nor too bland. Over all, we spent a great evening at the place.
Location: Coronation, Anand Tower, Vibhuti Khand, Gomti Nagar.
I visited this restaurant with my friends on New Year’s Eve. They were serving variety of drinks and desserts on discounted rates which added to our advantage. The food was awesome. We really had a lot of fun. It could be listed under the “Happy place”.
Location: Hotel Comfort Inn, Vibhuti Khand, Gomti Nagar.
If you are an epicurean then this place is a must visit for you. The cuisines served here are European, North Indian and Asian. The illuminant interiors are very attractive. The cheerful foodies all around you will lighten up your mood.
Location: Ranjees Hotel, Vikrant Khand, Gomti nagar.
19.Mélange– The Grand JBR
It’s a simple restaurant with a peaceful environment. The staff members are obedient and respectful. The place is the best if you wish to spend some quality time with your friends.
Location: Viraj Khand, Gomti nagar.
20.Punjab– The Piccadily
The combination of lavish ambience with 5-star facilities is superb. The staff will be at your service from your first step into the restaurant till your exit. No compromises will be made with your comfort. The food here always tastes good as it is served hot and fresh. It’s hard to choose one dish from the long list of menu containing North Indian and Mughlai dishes.
Location: The Piccadily Lucknow, Ground floor, Bara Birva, Kanpur Road.