The time for new beginnings is upon us with the New Year. Whether it’s a bargain meal or an all-out fancy meal that you’re looking for, here are some worthwhile options to help you usher in the New Year on a full stomach.
Smoke House Deli, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Delhi, Kolkata
Food prepared using local seafood, meats, and seasonal produce, an exquisite mix of warming soups, flavourful main course and decadent desserts – that’s what’s in store at Smoke House Deli outlets across India. Apart from the three menus curated by Chef Jaydeep Mukherjee, there’s also a wide selection of homestyle pasta and risottos to choose from. Give a sweet finish to your meal with the Yule Log Swiss Roll or the Bailey’s Chocolate Lava Cake, and more.
Where: All Smoke House Deli Outlets |
Contact: 02226530762 (BKC Outlet)
Head to Bombay Brasserie, the all-day bar and eatery that serves experimental Indian cuisine, to prepare for 2019. With tipples such as Santa’s Tipple, Red Rudolph, Christmas Jingle, Christmas Wine-Deer, and Jingle-Jangle – there’s surely a lot to choose from. And for those who prefer something non-alcoholic, enjoy concoctions like Frosty Mojito and Very Berry Christmas.
Where: Villa 12-A, Lotus Cinema Building Opposite Nehru Centre, Worli | Contact: 022 2493 3321
A host of delicious options await if you decide to stop by #TheNecessaryNYEParty. Get access to unlimited food and drinks, with 20% off on purchase of an early bird ticket. Libations include Johnnie Walker, Bacardi, Budweiser and classic Social wines will be around. There are also Social’s signature cocktails and mocktails. For sustenance choose from the likes of Double Grilled Naga Chili Cheese Toast, Prawn Koliwada, Paneer China Box, the Butter Chicken Biryani, and more. Desserts include Gadbad Shetty, Cream Cheese Brownie Bites, and more.
Where:Across all Social outlets (Except Carter Road Social) |
The Bandra Project by PizzaExpress
Choose from an Italian-style roast chicken and classic baked mac and cheese with truffle oil or the X’Mas chaat, a medley of fresh and crisp vegetables in a chaat masala vinaigrette, black rice arancini, and plump butter garlic prawns. If not, you can also indulge in a selection of handcrafted flatbreads, creamy risottos, and pasta. For a sweet ending, give the Banoffee Slice, Xmas Cake, or Bitter Chocolate Tart a try.
Where:The Bandra Project, Pali Hill, Bandra
| Contact:022 6250 6800 |
The Fatty Bao
The Fatty Bao is celebrating the year-end festivities with a Sangria Season. From Tipsy Rudolf to Spirited Elf, Fatty Plum to Bubbly Mistletoe – there are an amazing selection of delicious, fruity sangrias all made from the season’s freshest produce. You could even surprise your taste buds with a glass of Wasabi in My Drink, comprising red wine, wasabi syrup and fresh guavas to turn up the heat.
Where:Across all outlets
Price:INR 455 - 525 (excluding taxes)
Hotel Sahara Star
From live entertainment alongside a multi-cuisine display boasting of both international and regional live stations, classic Indian specialities or a plethora of Mediterranean delicacies to some mouth-watering East Asian cuisine, Sahara Star is all set to become a foodie paradise. The hotel’s various restaurants are offering great deals for New Year’s Eve meals.
The Earthplate:Timings 8pm-2am |
Price:INR 7000 AI per person
Namak:Timings 8pm-2am |
Price:INR 7000 AI per person
Mabruk:Timings 8pm-2am |
Price: INR 7000 AI per person
East:Timings 8pm-2am |
Price: INR 11000 AI per person
Price: INR 1, 80,000 AI for 30 guests
Ocean- Private Dining Room:1, 20,000 AI for 12 guests
Pagoda:INR 25,000 AI for a couple
Head to Mumbai’s first luxury floating restaurant to ring in the New Year with an unfettered view of Mumbai’s skyline. The multi-cuisine restaurant that comprises of four levels, with different themes is offering exciting packages for both, groups and singles. There is a set menu that comprises of starters, salad, drinks and desserts.
Where:500m from the toll plaza / Next to the bus stop at Bandra Worli Sealink|
Price:INR 6000 per person |
Salt Water Café,
Choose from their Grilled Assorted Carrots or Pan Seared Halloumi and Carotene Butter. That’s not all, they also have a delicious Hazelnut Crusted Tenderloin served with Yorkshire Pudding and Charred Sweet Pumpkins. Wash all that down with their Naughty Christmas Punch and the Nice Christmas Punch. For sweet endings, dig into their Warm Plum Cake served with an Eggnog Sauce or the Raspberry Red Wine Sorbet.
Where:Bandra and Churchgate outlets
The Westin Mumbai Garden City
Sail into the New Year with a picturesque view from the 18th floor of The Westin and enjoy a lavish New Year’s Eve Dinner with unlimited liquor, live counters and even an authentic Italian feast at Prego. On New Year’s Day, head to Seasonal Tastes for an extravagant brunch that boasts imported liquor and palate pleasers from around the globe.
Where:Level 18, The Westin Mumbai Garden City
|Price: INR 4000 + Taxes | Contact: +91 90046 61082
Where:Prego, The Westin Mumbai Garden City
| Price:INR 3500 + Taxes
| Contact:+91 90046 61082
The hotel has curated a host of special activities to celebrate the New Year with an array of bespoke experiences in terms of both food and entertainment at all of their restaurants - The Studios, AnnaMaya and The Hong Kong Club. Expect a sumptuous dinner, premium spirits, a dessert buffet and a wide range of delectable culinary treats. The multi-level entertainment dining destination, The Hong Kong Club, will host ‘Euphoric Affairs 2019’, an enthralling celebration of the best live entertainment from across the globe. There are a host of packages to choose from that include authentic Cantonese food crafted by our regional chefs from Hong Kong, premium beverages and memories of a lifetime.
Where:Asset No.1, Aerocity Delhi
AnnaMaya– INR 6500 excluding taxes, per person (dinner, alcohol & access to Party at The Studios);
The Studios- INR 4500 excluding taxes, per person (appetizers, alcohol & desserts);
The Hong Kong Club– Packages start INR 15000 excluding taxes, per person
Shangri-La’s - Eros Hotel
A truly gastronomical experience awaits you at the Shangri-La’s - Eros Hotel. From a delicious global buffet at Tamra, complete Italian meal at Sorrento to an authentic Chinese set menu at Shang Palace, there’s a lot to treat your tummy!
Where:19 Ashoka Road, Connaught Place New Delhi |
Price:INR 5,000 to 15,000|
Contact:91 91 9711 001735
The Beer House Cafe
Drop in The Beer House Cafe and join in the epic BHC Hangover 2019 celebrations as you eat, drink and dance the night away. With an open menu ( curated by Chef Munesh) to choose from and unlimited food and drinks on offer, along with a live DJ and stellar dance performances, this is surely going to be a helluva night.
Where:The Beer House Cafe, Indirapuram Habitat Centre |
Price:5000 per couple |
The modern Thai Bar & Grill offers the perfect ambience to welcome 2019. Treat yourself to a spread of signature dishes such as Massaman Curry, Corn and Water Chestnut Dumplings, Preserved Raw Mango Avocado and the Coconut Crème Brulee and more.
Where:Seth Sarai, 6/4, Kalka Das Marg, Behind Qutub Minar, Seth Sarai, Mehrauli, New Delhi |
Price:Rs 15,000 to 35,000 (includes taxes)
| Contact:011-20860051/2 or +91 9870587770/1
Bengaluru Marriott Whitefield Hotel
Experience indulgence like never before as you feast on exquisite delicacies prepared by the in-house chefs at the New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner. What’s more, you could even feast to the start of an amazing year, thanks to their New Year’s Day Brunch.
Price:New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner INR 5999 excluding taxes for two; New Year’s Day Brunch Rs 2250, excluding taxes per person
Sheraton Grand Chennai Resort & SpaStart your New Year by indulging in a fulfilling Indian or exquisite international meal spread specially curated by the in-house experts. While feasting, listen to some live music at the venue and participate in a host of other activities.
Price: INR 2019, excluding taxes (non-alcoholic extravaganza buffet); INR 3019, excluding taxes (alcoholic extravaganza buffet)
InterContinental Chennai Mahabalipuram
If you’re a beach bum, then head to the beachside Tiki shack, KoKoMMo where the Bay of Bengal forms and the Mexican theme form the perfect backdrop. A gala dinner has been curated by Chef Manpreet Singh—from the coastal curries of India, to some hand-rolled dim sums, Pan-Asian sushis to South-East’s Bánh mì, there’s a lot to choose.
Where:Post Office, No. 212 East Coast Rd Nemelli Village, Perur |
Price:INR 6,000 per head (includes alcohol)
Vapour Bar Exchange
Be prepared for the booziest party of the year - unlimited IMFL and imported drinks. Balance that out with some lip-smacking starters and scrumptious main course - all specially curated by Chef Sanjay Yadav. And to help you get through the night, there’ll also be a DJ followed by dhol band for a complete desi feel. What more could we have asked for?
Price: INR 4500 per couple (includes the starter, main course and IMFL); INR 1999 per lady |
Where:Sector 29, Sohna Road, Golf Course Road (Gurgaon) |
Contact:Sector 29- 958255561; Sector 43- 9599008185; Sector 48- 9582555610
PONDICHERRY A live counter dishing Paniyaram and Appams, pizzas and a wide variety is what makes the Blue Line at The Promenade a relaxed and elegant choice after partying all night. The Hangover Brunch, curated by Executive Chef at Le Dupleix and The Promenade – Chef Peram Mohan will offer all-you-can-drink station offering beers, wines, cocktails and even soft beverages. What’s best, their specially curated menu features salads, buttermilk, P with chutney varieties, kebabs, mac and cheese and much more.
The Promenade – A Hidesign Hotel
Where:BlueLine, The Promenade, 23 Goubert Avenue, White Town |
Price:INR 200 AI (without alcohol) / *1500 AI (with alcohol) / 750 AI for Kids
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