All these French eateries have us going ooh la la! Check out our big list of where to score the best French food in Delhi.

RESTAURANTS

Le Bistro du Parc

lebistro1Must eat

Crispy Farm Pork Belly with prunes and savoy cabbage, Chocolate Delice

Must drink

Hot Toddy {with brandy or rum}

What we loved

They have live Jazz gigs on Wednesdays and Fridays. We also love that their menu keeps changing. 

Where: A57, 58 & 59, Moolchand Market, Defence Colony

Nearest Metro Station: Lajpat Nagar

Price: INR 1,800 for two {approx.}

Timings: 12pm – 4pm; 7pm – 11.30pm

Contact: 011 46780080

Check out their website here. Follow their Facebook page here. 

Eau de Monsoon

eaudemonsoonMust eat

Mille Feuillé of Crab, Chargrilled Prawn, Orange and Ginger Chutney, Creme Brûlée Ice-cream

Must drink

Pan Shots

What we loved

They do a mix of Afghani and European cuisine, and their French dishes are great. We also loved the excellent selection of beverages. The Amouse Bouche will change your concept of the good old cappuccino {since it’s made of broccoli}.

Where: Le Meridien, Windsor Place, Connaught Place

Nearest Metro Station: Rajiv Chowk

Price: INR 4,500 for two {approx.}

Timings: 12.30pm – 3pm; 7.30pm – 11pm

Contact: 011 23710101

Check out their website here. 

Coup de Food

coupdefoodMust eat

Cheese platters, mini muffins {savoury and sweet}, mini tarts and meat platters, and the Blueberry Cheesecake

What we loved

This is a delivery-only joint that can give you an assortment of options. We loved the wide selection of dips and condiments that arrived with the food.

Where: 110, Second Floor, Shahpur Jat

Nearest Metro Station: Hauz Khas

Price: INR 800 for two {approx.}

Timings: 10.30am – 10.30pm

Contact: +91 9999063353, +91 9560035355

Follow their Facebook page here.

Bonne Bouche

bonneboucheMust eat

Mezze platter, Figs, Walnut and Ricotta stuffed Tortellini, Sole Fish in Armorricaine sauce

Must drink

Bellini {The Sula base is gorgeous}. Their tea list is also quite extensive.

What we loved

A pretty fancy rooftop and terrace with an on-point wine menu. The Mediterranean influences keep us coming back for more.

Where: 16, First Floor, Main Market

Nearest Metro Station: Lajpat Nagar

Price: INR 1,700 for two {approx.}

Timings: 11.30am – 11.30pm

Contact: 011 41044779

Follow their Facebook page here.

Q Bistro

qbistro2Must eat

Turkey Mutton Roll, Assorted Garlic Bread and Tiramisu

Must drink

Hot Chocolate {in dark and white}

What we loved

A hidden gem in the lanes of Janakpuri, this joint has a quaint blue door and a handwritten menu on a blackboard. The colourful ambience is just the starter to the excellent food.

Where: Block C4-D/56, Janakpuri

Nearest Metro Station: Janakpuri West

Price: INR 600 for two {approx.}

Timings: 10.30am – 11pm

Contact: 011 43701014

Le Cirque

lecirqueMust eat

Truffle-dusted fries, Beef Cheek Ravioli, Dark Chocolate Fondant, Deconstructed Tiramisu

Must drink

Your wines will be paired with the respective courses, but do try the Kir Royale and Sgroppino

What we loved

The candlelit ambience, three private rooms, a Chef’s Table, a show kitchen, al fresco seating and a separate bar area have all won us over.

Where: 10th Floor, The Leela Palace, Chanakyapuri

Nearest Metro Station: Jor Bagh

Price: INR 4,000 for two {approx.}

Timings: 7pm – 11.45pm

Contact: 011 39331390

Check out their website here. Follow their Facebook page here.

CAFES

L’Opera

lopera3Must eat

Freshly baked bread, Coffee Eclair, Lemon Tart, Almond Croissant, and the Mille Feuillé

Must drink

Belgian Hot Chocolate

What we loved

They deliver anywhere in Delhi, but need a notice of at least a day and a minimum order of INR 2,000.

Where: For a complete list of outlets, click here. 

Price: INR 800 for two {approx.}

Timings: 10am – 12am

Contact: 011 26285563

Check out their website here. Follow their Facebook page here. 

Les Parisienne

lesparisiennesMust eat

Sandwich and Croque Monsieur, Baked Tart with zucchini, eggplant, cheese and Crepe Suzette

Must drink

Espresso, Cappuccino, and French Hot Chocolate

What we loved

Think black and white with lots of mirrors, floral patterns on lampshades, quilts, cushions, vintage tins and containers along with food served on beautiful crockery. Read more here.

Where: 5-B, Dada Jungi House, Asian Village, Shahpur Jat, New Delhi

Nearest Metro Station: Hauz Khas

Price: INR 800 for two {approx.}

Timings: 10am – 7pm

Contact: 01126496754, +91 8826518943

Follow their Facebook page here.

PATISSERIES AND BOULANGERIES

Miam

miamMust eat

Fig, Kaffir Lime and Earl Grey macarons, Revisited Lemon Meringue, Choux pastries, Salted Caramel and Dark Chocolate Cake

What we loved

Their cakes are perfectly delectable and while they have few things on their menu, each is executed perfectly. Read more about our experience here.

Where: C 2/33, SDA

Nearest Metro Station: Hauz Khas

Price: Starting at INR 1,200 for a full tart, INR 1,500 for a 1kg cake, INR 120 for a macaron

Timings: 11am – 7pm

Contact: +91 9871441164

Find them on Facebook here.

Maison des Desserts

maisondedessertsMust eat

Strawberry Pavlova, Waffles with Eggs and Bacon

Must drink

Fresh Fruit Smoothies, Macchiato, French Press Coffee

What we loved

It has limited seating with four or five tables, all dressed in red and white tablecloths. The tiny cafe provides an intimate setting for endless cups of coffee and a book.

Where: T 49 BS, Hauz Khas Village

Nearest Metro Station: Hauz Khas

Price: INR 800 for two {approx.}

Timings: 8.30am – 9.30pm

Contact: +91 9560366914

Check out their website here.  Follow their Facebook page here.

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