If you or your partner truly understand love, then you’ll know that the most direct route to the heart, is through the stomach! And since we’re playing Cupid this year, LBB has filtered out the top ten places that blend ambience and gourmet food to bring you the best of all things sugar and spice (across all budgets and cuisines!). All you need to do is book yourself a table, and let the chef help you wow your significant other.

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Smoke House Deli


try yauatcha for valentines day feast on mg road

With a view of the Ulsoor lake, Yauatcha is offering a few specials including Asian Greens Soup with Tofu, Prawn and Chive Dumpling, Red Snapper in Assam sauce and Vegetable Toban Fried Rice. End with the Crunchy Caramel dessert.

Where: Level 5, 1 MG Road Mall, MG Road

When: February 13 and 14, noon onwards until 11pm

Contact: +91 9222222800

Price: INR 3,000 for two

Check out their website here.


try shangri-la for valentines day feat on palace road

Across all specialty restaurants (Caprese, Ssaffron and Yataii), there’s Valentine Menus. Think Japanese Kaisen Heart Okonomiyaki – heart shaped Japanese pizza, Indian Dilwala Paneer Tikka, Mediterranean Pan Fried Grouper Fish or Steamed Rose Buns with Chocolate Dipped Strawberry. Or hit up Shang Palace for the regal décor and four-course set menu including two glasses of sparkling wine or two glasses of cocktails

Where: Shangri-La Hotel, 56-6B, Palace Road

When: February 14. Find the restaurant timings here.

Contact: 080 45126100

Price: INR 5,000 for two upwards

Check out their website here.

Smoke House Deli

try smokehouse deli for valentines feast

Make it magical at the brunch buffet at this charming place. Apart from salads, grills (we’re eyeing Kefir Soaked Chicken with Organic Red Rice and Brown Rice Flakes) and pastas, there will be unlimited select alcohol too. Plus, Nitro desserts to heat things up. There will even be special Valentine cocktails (pomegranate and thyme), and Chandon Rose by the glass, for added glamour (and cost).

Find your nearest Smoke House Deli here.

When: February 14, 12.30pm-4pm

Price: INR 1,200 for two

Find them on Facebook here.

Check out their website here.

Three Dots And A Dash

try three dots and a dash for valentines day in indiranagar

This is next best if you can’t actually make it to Hawaii. From fruity cocktails and more potent ones, to Lamb Shank, Chicken Kebabs and Paprika Chicken, there’s a host of authentic Hawaiian fare on the cards. Or opt for the couple’s Tiki cocktails at INR 500.

Where: 840/1, 100 Feet Road, Metro Pillar 56 & 57, Indiranagar

When: February 13, 8pm

Contact: +91 9148152788

Price: INR 1,500

Find them on Facebook here.

Check out their website here.


A chauffeur driven sedan will transport you for a grand Oriental treat. Start off with Spicy Soup, and then have XO Prawn (fitting, no?) before tucking into Japanese and Vietnamese Grilled Chicken or Fish, to be had with Japanese Curried Risotto and Spiced Sweet Potato Tempura. All with a bottle of Chandon to sip on. Finish off with Mandarin Chocolate Velvet Cake here. Plus, a hamper with chocolates, and spa and merchandise vouchers.

Where: 222, 2nd Floor, UB City Mall, Vittal Mallya Road

When: February 13 and 14, 7.30pm to 11.30pm

Contact: 080 41738861

Price: INR 4,500 for two

Find them on Facebook here.

Check out their website here.

High Ultra Lounge

They’re calling it Cupid’s Collection, and it involves cocktails named Prisoner of Love, Tied Promise, Lovebite and Secret Love Potion. After toasting with that, tuck into a special canapé menu with dishes like Asian Style Stir Fried Chicken Chop with Toasted Garlic Bread, Rice Cracker with Mix Vegetable Salsa, Mozzarella Cheese Skewer with Cherry Tomato and Homemade Pesto Sauce.

Where: Rooftop, World Trade Centre, Malleswaram

When: February 14-29, 9pm onwards.

Contact: 080 45674567

Price: INR 6,000

Find them on Facebook here.

Check out their website here.

I & Monkey

try i & monkey for valentines day feast in indiranagar

Pick from Cottage Cheese Finger, Bang Bang Prawns, Risotto, Veggie Shepherd Pie and Char Grilled Tenderloin  among others, as this place is on an unlimited starters, drinks and a single main course offer.

Where: 968, 12th Main, HAL, Indira Nagar, 2nd Stage

When: February 14, 11.45am-11pm

Contact: 080 40923656

Price: INR 3,999

Find them on Facebook here.

Check out their website here.

100Ft. Boutique Bar and Restaurant

try valentines feast at 100feet boutique restaurant in indiranagar

Source: 100ft Boutique Restaurant

Dreamy ambience meets brunch for a special five-course menu here, and it even extends all the way to dinner. Chosen carefully, the menu comprises aphrodisiac ingredients like oysters, avocado, chocolate, banana, honey, strawberry and even some pomegranate.

Where: 777/i, 100 feet Road, Indiranagar

When: February 14, Noon-4pm and 6.30pm-11pm

Contact: 080 25277752

Price: INR 1,899 for brunch, dinner is INR 4,999 for two including alcohol

Find them on Facebook here.

Check out their website here.

Cubbon Pavillion – ITC Gardenia

From Biryani and Roast Chicken to decadent desserts and cheese platters, spoil your significant other silly at this coffee shop. And while gourmet food is a given, pair it with cocktails and bubbly.

Where: 1 Residency Road

When: February 14, 12noon-3.30pm and 7pm-11.30pm

Contact: 080 22119898

Price: INR 4,500 for two

Check out their website here.


TGIFriday’s keeps it casual with a regular and a premium offering. Think Chicken Wings, Jalapeno Cheese Dynabites, burgers of all kinds, pizzas, tacos, Fajitas, Fish and Chip and then dessert. The Premium package throws in cocktails like Blackberry LIIT, Mojitos and Martinis.

Find your nearest TGIFriday’s here

When: February 12 to 14, 12 noon to 1am; Sunday until 11.30pm

Contact: INR 1,990 upwards

Price: INR 1,990 upwards

Find them on Facebook here.

Check out their website here.

Featured image: Shangri-La