Not interested in the contents of your lunchbox and looking for something heartier? Then this long list of restaurants that serve no-holds-barred buffets in Bangalore will not disappoint you. Suited to every budget, here’s a list of pig-out destinations.

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A killer view of the city’s skyline keeps you company as you raid the buffet stations at this rooftop dig. For starters you get a mix of Indian and Lebanese kebabs and herb-infused soups. Tuck into biryanis, Thai-inspired curries and buttery gravies for the main course.

Where: 84, Hotel Ivory Tower, The Penthouse Floor, Barton Centre, MG Road

Contact: 080 41783344

Price: INR 395 plus tax per person {approx} {Monday – Friday}, INR 495 plus tax per person {approx} {Saturday}

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Marigold Fine Dine Restaurant

Gulab Jamun, Marigold Fine Dine restaurant, fine dining, buffets, Bangalore, Whitefield

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Newly-opened Marigold is wooing food lovers with a competently priced buffet. You can start off with a rich clear soup before turning your attention to the spice-drenched Chicken Kebabs, biryani and their Gulab Jamuns that are loaded with saccharine goodness.

Where:  1/5, Nallurahalli Circle, Whitefield

Contact: 080 65624470

Price: INR 399 plus tax per person {approx.} {Monday-Friday for lunch}

You can check out their website here.

Ji Hazoor

Ji Hazoor, buffet restaurant, Mughal cuisine, fine dining, Bangalore, Whitefield, biryani, buffets in bangalore

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Decked up to look like something from a Mughal durbar, the restaurant lays out a feast fit for the royals at lunchtime. Ladle piping hot Shorbas into bowls and carry plates of Corn Kebabs, Pulavs, mutton curries, and Rajma. Jamuns, Rasgullas, and pastries do their sweet bit at the end of the meal.

Where: Plot 95, EPIP Zone, Whitefield

Contact: +91 9964651107

Price: INR 399 plus tax per person {approx.} {Monday-Sunday for lunch}

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Punjab Grill

Guchchi Pulao, buffets in Bangalore, Punjab Grill

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During weekdays, you can feast on a menu that includes typical dishes like Chicken Tikka, Sarson Da Saag, Butter Chicken, and fluffy rotis. Don’t forget to finish up with a Paan Shot – a popular refreshing drink they serve at the end of the meal.

Where: SJR Primus, 7th Block,  Koramangala

Contact: 080 40902161

Price: INR 595 plus tax per person {approx} {Monday – Thursday}

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Including five refreshing salads, starters at your table as well as nine main dishes covering Indian and Continental {think Dal Makhani, Fried Fish, Au Gratin and Biryani} this one is compact. While it doesn’t spoil you for choice, it really covers all bases. Especially since they do five desserts including the Black and White Marble cake. Oh! It’s also on for dinner for part of the week.

Where: Chancery Pavilion Commercial Building, Residency Road

When: Monday to Saturday, 12.30pm-4.30pm and Monday, Tuesday, Thursday from 7.30pm-10.30pm

Contact: 080 30405400

Price: INR 555

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Chutney Chang

Chutney chang, buffet restaurant, asian cuisine, Indian cuisine, Bangalore

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The endless buffet includes Chaat counters, live grill stations, Dimsum, and a handful of starters. There are also curries done in Chinese and Indian styles that will go well with the variety of noodles or rice on offer. Desserts include Cheesecakes, Brownies, and ice creams.

Where: Find a Chutney Chang near you here.

Price: INR 620 plus tax per person for lunch {approx} {Monday – Thursday}, INR 700 for dinner {approx} {Monday – Thursday}, INR 720 for lunch {approx} {Friday – Sunday}, INR 750 for dinner {approx} {Friday – Sunday}

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Absolute Barbecue

Absolute barbecue, buffet restaurant, barbecue, grill, Bangalore, Marathalli

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You can start off by nibbling on the grilled meats, fish, and vegetables that come to your table. Also, make a stop at the Wish Grill where you’ll be served exotic meats like rabbit, emu, shark, and octopus. Do try signature innovations like the Nitrogen Pani Puri, Teppanyaki Ice Cream, Fiery Paan, and the Fried Watermelon.

Where: 90/4, Marathalli Outer Ring Road

Contact: 080 88922203

Price: INR 625 plus tax per person for vegetarian lunch {approx} {Monday – Thursday}, INR 749 plus tax per person for non-vegetarian Lunch {approx} {Monday – Thursday}

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The Black Pearl

The Black Pearl, buffet restaurant, barbecue, grill, Chicken bbq, Bangalore

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Sail aboard the gluttony ship at this pirate-themed restaurant. Notable starters include the Pineapple Roast, Spicy Potatoes, and Chicken Tikka. The Sri Lankan Fish Curry for main course and the Cake Pops at the dessert counter are a big hit.

Where: Vikas Tech Park, Jyoti Nivas College Road, 5th Block, Koramangala

Contact: 080 25520808

Price: INR 499 plus tax per person for vegetarian lunch {approx} {Monday – Saturday}, INR 599 plus tax per person for non-vegetarian lunch {approx} {Monday – Saturday}

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Barbeque Nation

Barbeque Nation, buffet restaurant, barbecue, grill, martini, Bangalore

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BBQ Prawns, Cajun Baby Potatoes, Grilled Chicken and a host of other delicacies arrive at your table on mini makeshift grills. After stuffing yourself with biryanis and rich curries, make a beeline for the Kulfi counter for their Paan version.

Where: Find a Barbeque Nation near you here.

Price: INR 625 plus tax per person for vegetarian lunch {approx} {Mon – Sat}, INR 749 plus tax per person for non-vegetarian lunch {approx} {Mon – Sat}

M Cafe 

Desserts, Brunch buffet at Marriott in Bangalore

Go pan-Indian here with fresh soups, Silken Tandoori Paneer, Spiced Up Chicken Tikka, and soft breads are worth a try. You’ll leave with a sugar high thanks to the chewy Macaroons, Parfaits, and Panna Cottas.

Where: Bengaluru Marriott Hotel, 8th Road, EPIP Zone, Whitefield

Contact: 080 49435000

Price: INR 950 plus tax per person for lunch {approx}, INR 1,250 plus tax per person for dinner {approx}

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JW Kitchen

The start of the meal includes everything from salads and chaats, to cheese counters and appetisers. You can then move on to the live stations serving Italian pastas and Stir Fries. Finish off with a plate piled high with tarts, puddings, and ice-creams.

Where: JW Marriott, 24/1, Vittal Mallya Road

Contact: 080 67189999

Price: INR 1,249 plus tax per person for lunch {approx} {Monday – Saturday}, INR 1,549 plus tax per person for dinner {approx} {Monday-Thursday, Sat – Sun}

Check out their website here.

Memories of China 

Memories of China, Vivanta by Taj, fine dining, tea, chinese tea, Bangalore

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Ideal for that all-important power lunch, Memories of China’s buffet menu is speckled with Dimsum, meats done up in classic Chinese sauces, and a variety in noodles and fragrant rice. You can wash it all down with the speciality teas.

Where: 41/3, Vivanta by Taj, MG Road

Contact: 080 66604444

Price: INR 1,100 plus tax per person for lunch {approx} {Monday – Saturday}

Check out their website here.

Le Jardin

Gourmet brunch at the Oberoi in Bangalore

From oven-fresh Pizzas to Dosas to Thai curries and French roasts – they have it all. The decadent chocolate creations, at the end, finish off the meal in style.

Where: The Oberoi37 – 39, MG Road

Contact: 080 25585858

Price: INR 1,375 plus tax per person for lunch {approx} {Monday – Saturday}

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Shangri La

Oriental, Indian, Continental {Mediterranean, American and some English too}, grills, salads and chats, and a whole section for sushi – the bCafé  at this swanky hotel, will really spoil you. With live kitchens in each zone as well, we’re suggesting you eat to your heart’s content, but leave room for dessert!

Where: #56-6B, Palace Road

When: 6.30am-11.30pm

Contact: 080 45126420

Price: INR 1,500

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