Indian celebrities are not only known for their work in the film industry; diversifying into businesses other than acting appears to be a favorite of our Indian celebrities. These celebrities, whether from cricket or B-town, have opened swanky restaurant chains that serve a wide range of delectable cuisine from around the world. Some of the most popular and beautiful restaurants run by famous stars are listed below:
1. Lap, The Lounge By Arjun Rampal
Arjun Rampal, a model turned actor, opened Lap in 2009, and it has since become a popular hangout. This lounge bar is part of the Hotel Samrat in Chanakyapuri and offers stunning interiors, perfect ambience, and a luxurious setting, making it one of the city’s premium discotheques.
2. Gondola By Perizaad Zorabian
Gondola is a multi-cuisine restaurant in Pali Hills that serves some of the best Indian and Chinese cuisines, among others. The restaurant serves tantalizing sizzlers, fresh seafood, and the most refreshing cocktails.
3. Eleven’s By Kapil Dev
Kapil Dev, one of the greatest names in cricket, has been very active in the restaurant business with his Patna restaurant Eleven’s. The restaurant is a true work of art, with exquisite settings on every level. It also has a refined bar and lounge, which adds to the ambiance. The restaurant’s delectable food and welcoming atmosphere will entice you to return again and again.
4. Garam Dharam By Dharmendra
Dharmendra, the famous Bollywood actor, owns this one-of-a-kind restaurant in New Delhi. The space is designed with a village hut-like setting and walls decorated with posters of iconic movies and timeless dialogues, paying homage to the owner. The place is worth its name because it serves delectable cuisine with a desi twist- mocktails.
5. The Elbo Room By Chunky Pandey
Elbo Room serves a lavish spread of Oriental cuisine and incredible cocktails. It has a great atmosphere and vibe and is located in the heart of Mumbai. The Elbo Room exudes a traditional British pub atmosphere and has a following in the city.
6. Butterfly Bakery By Sarah Jane Dias
Butterfly, co-owned by former model and actor Sarah Jane Dias, serves some of the best cupcakes in town. Butterfly offers the most delicious and difficult-to-resist cupcakes adorned with fluttering monikers, flavored batters and glittering frosting!
7. ZK’s By Zaheer Khan
In 2004-05, Zaheer Khan opened ZK’s restaurant in Pune. According to media reports, his idea was to start a business with a team, and he is now proud of his restaurant, where he has also learned a lot about dealing with life’s crises.
8. Tendulkar’s By Sachin Tendulkar
If you enjoy cricket, you should visit this place. This plush restaurant in Mumbai’s Colaba district is owned by master blaster Sachin Tendulkar, and all of the crockeries bear Sachin’s signature. In addition, the menu includes all of his favorite dishes.
9. Nueva Bar & Dining — Virat Kohli
We’ve all seen Virat Kohli as a cricketer, but visiting ‘Nueva Bar’ in Delhi reveals Virat Kohli as a businessman. The restaurant, located in RK Puram, serves authentic Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese, Asian, and Japanese cuisine. The restaurant is the first of its kind not only in Delhi but also in India. When it comes to specialties, the restaurant has something for everyone, from pan-seared duck to Peruvian piscos.
10. H2O By Suniel Shetty
Suniel Shetty owns H2O, a liquid lounge known for its exotic food, cocktails, and serene view.
11. Crepe Sation Cafe By Dino Morea
Crepe Station Cafe is owned by model-turned-actor Dino Morea and his brother in Mumbai. They specialize in European cuisine and are India’s fastest growing chain. Crepes, waffles, pancakes, and eggs benedict are must-order dishes here.
12. Club Royalty By Shilpa Shetty
Club Royalty is one of Mumbai’s most happening and popular pubs. Shilpa Shetty Kundra previously owned the club, but Sohail Khan now owns it and is a frequent visitor. The lounge is elegant and represents the opulence that makes pubbing a memorable experience.
13. Asha’s By Asha Bhosle
Asha Bhosle’s restaurant is called Asha’s, and it serves authentic Indian cuisine in Dubai, Muscat, and the United Kingdom. According to media reports, the cocktails here are out of this world.
14. Someplace Else By Bobby Deol
The restaurant is owned by the famous Bobby Deol and serves a tantalizing combination of Indian and Chinese cuisine. The restaurant, which is located in Andheri, is simply unique in comparison to other hangout spots.
15. Sona By Priyanka Chopra
Priyanka Chopra recently opened her Indian restaurant SONA in New York City, USA, her first foray into the hospitality industry. Sona boasts of the actor’s love for Indian cuisine and good food, from stunning interiors to classic delicacies to the gorgeous namesake private dining room! Recently, the actor shared a photo of her restaurant and its delicious food with her Instagram followers.
16. Dragonfly Experience By Badshah
The Dragonfly Experience is something that everyone should do at least once in their lives. Along with magnificent interiors, this restaurant serves delectable food and tempting drinks, making it a complete package. Badshah and Priyank Sukhija own this restaurant.
17. One8 Commune By Virat Kohli
One8 commune, another fine establishment owned by Virat Kohli, is a one-stop-shop for a buzzing atmosphere, delectable drinks, and delectable food. The restaurant is themed after Native American patterns and offers a diverse menu. This restaurant also offers a vegan menu.
18. HYPE By DJ Aqeel
The famous DJ Aqeel owns this Delhi-based pub. Aside from continental cuisine, the pub is well-known for its music and energy.
19. Jaddu’s Food Field By Ravindra Jadeja
Ravindra Jadeja joined the league in 2012 and owns the Rajkot restaurant Jaddu’s Food Field. This restaurant serves vegetarian Indian and Asian cuisine.
20. N Grill By Nagarjuna
N Grill, located in Hyderabad, is a sassy lounge with the best atmosphere. This modern grill house serves the best Italian cuisine in a stylish setting.