Team lunches have got to be some of the best-loved perks of corporate life, don’t you think? And Koramangala, being at the heart of all things startup in the city, offers plenty of options. Restaurants around Koramangala put forth decadent buffets and delicious express lunch menus that make even the company of your slightly annoying colleague or overbearing boss worth it. LBB plates up the best team lunch options in Koramangala.

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Punjab Grill

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Punjab Grill

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Their Corporate Lunch Buffet has the makings of a fine meal. Start off with their flavourful shorbas that pair perfectly with plates of their kebabs and other starters {their succulent mutton sheekh kebabs are a favourite}. You can then move on to tuck into endless helpings of biryani or fresh breads that can be mopped up with creamy curries. After your indulgent dessert course, that includes the most-loved North Indian sweets, your productivity at work is sure to take a hit.

Where: 1, SJR Primus, Ground Floor, opposite Forum Mall, 7th Block, Koramangala

Price: INR 595 plus taxes per person

Contact: 080 40902161

Timings: Monday-Thursday, noon-3.30pm

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Bayleaf

North India’s best-known culinary treats adorn the buffet table at this restaurant. You can warm-up with soups, chaats, and spice-laden appetisers. They also put up quite a variety in mains and desserts. To make your team outing sweeter, the restaurants offers a deal where seven people can eat at the price of six.

Where: Shop No. 1, Ground Floor, Raheja Arcade, 5th Block, Koramangala

Price: Veg Buffet – INR 499 plus taxes per person, Non-Veg – INR 599 plus taxes per person  

Contact: 080 25535050

Timings: Monday-Friday, noon-3.30pm

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Buff Buffet Buff

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Come for breakfast, lunch, or dinner and you’ll find a whopping buffet spread waiting for you. For brekkie, you can get your eggs made-to-order, waffles, dosas, pancakes, and parathas. At noon and night, swing by to stuff your face with dim sums and grills from live counters. Along with this, you can also gorge on Indian and Chinese main course options before hitting the dessert counter. You can also choose beer, mocktails, and IMFL drinks with your meal.

Where: 60, Jyothi Nivas College Road, 5th Block, Koramangala

Price: Breakfast – INR 297 plus taxes per person, Lunch: INR 549 upwards per person, Dinner: INR 594 upwards per person

Contact: 080 43431818

Timings: 7am-11.30pm

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The Black Pearl

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You and your team can loot the buffet table at this pirate-themed restaurant. On the buffet prowl, you’ll find plenty of treats that includes dishes from across the globe. Live grills offer seafood delicacies and you can also sink your teeth into chocolate sandwiches and burgers that are made-to-order. You can also look forward to a long lineup of salads, soups, starters, main course, and desserts.

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

Price: INR 449 upwards

Contact: 080 25520808

Timings: noon-3.30pm

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BonSouth

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South Indian food with a twist! That’s what you can look forward to at this restaurant. Patrons love the grilled prawns, Mysore masala dosa, curd vada, podi idly, Ceylon parathas, and appams here. At the dessert counter, the elaneer payasam {tender coconut pudding} is a runaway hit.

Where: 130, 1st Cross, 5th Block, Koramangala, Behind Sukh Sagar, Koramangala 5th Block

When: 12pm-3.30pm, 7pm-11pm

Contact: 080 49652551

Price: INR 750 upwards

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Barbeque Nation

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The grand-daddy of buffets, Barbeque Nation is a favourite for team lunches. Round up your team and hit the endless counters here that serve up everything from grilled meats to creamy kulfis. Go back to work and simply sink into a food coma.

Where: 86, 1st Cross, 1st Block, Koramangala

Price: INR 657 upwards

Contact: 080 60600001

Timings: noon-3.30pm

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Om Made Cafe

If you and co-workers still want to remain functional after your outing, then, Om Made Cafe is the place to hit. The rooftop restaurant offers a simple set menu that makes for a light lunch. Juice, smoothies, salads, sandwiches, cookies, and muffins are all part of the lineup.

Where: 136, Above Gold’s Gym, 1st Cross, Koramangala 5th Block

Price: INR 475 upwards

Contact: 080 65305666

Timings: Monday-Friday, noon-3.30pm

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The Great Indian Thali

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A veggie-friendly restaurant, The Great Indian Thali serves up hearty Punjabi flavours on gigantic thalis. Kadai Paneer, Dal Makhani, Malai Kofta, Vegetable Biryani, and Gulab Jamuns are all part of the menu. At an extra cost, you can also order up chaats and mocktails.

Where: 612/1, Lotus Building, 80 Feet Road, 4th Block, Koramangala

Price: INR 395 upwards {Mon-Thu}, INR 489 {Fri-Sun}

Contact: 080 65471151

Timings: noon-3.30pm

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Naati Manae

For when the team lunch cravings are high but the office budget is low, Naati Manae is perfect. You can enjoy a meal filled with rustic flavours. Don’t go away with trying their Naati Koli {country chicken} specials and also their Donne Biryani.

Where: 5 Block, 462,17th C Main Rd,KHB Block, Koramangala

Price: INR 399 upwards

Contact:  080 40986161

Timings: Monday-Friday, noon-4pm

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Chianti

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Gunning for Italian during your next team lunch? Then, Chianti’s three-course menu is what you need to sign up for. They give you a large selection of salads, appetisers, main course, and desserts to choose from. The Melanzane Ripiene {stuffed aubergine}, the Caprese Salad, the Chicken Parmigiana, and the gooey Chocolate Bomb are all winners. And it’s certainly bang for your buck.  

Where: 12, 5th A Block, 1st A Cross Road, Koramangala

Price: INR 450 upwards.

Contact: 080 41132021

Timings: 12:30pm-3:30pm

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