Top 10 Restaurants in Chandigarh | Places to Eat in Chandigarh

Are you searching for top restaurants in Chandigarh? Want to enjoy some lip smacking food in Chandigarh? Here we are with the list of top 10 restaurants in Chandigarh to have some delicious food and authentic Italian, North Indian, Mughlai, Chinese, South Indian and recipes across the world. Read on to know about the places to eat in Chandigarh.

Looking for top restaurants in Chandigarh? Chandigarh a well-planned union territory of India and the capital of two states Punjab and Haryana is famous for its beautiful architecture and a quality of life. There are lots of tourist place in Chandigarh and lots of well-planned market for shopping and to enjoy delicious food. Rock garden, Sukhna Lake, Rose Garden, Government Museum and Art Gallery, International Dolls Museum, The Hidden Valley and many beautiful gardens are must visit. Chandigarh markets are the paradise for shoppers and food lovers.


When it comes to the culinary scene, there are some stunning restaurants and cafes serving delightful cuisine across the world especially European, American and Asian. In Chandigarh, every Sector has its own eateries however Sector-35, 26, 43 and Sector-17 have the maximum number of Restaurants. There are also many small eateries and food joints serving rustic yet absolutely delicious local food. Here I am with my top10 Restaurants in Chandigarh to enjoy delicious food.

Top 10 restaurants in Chandigarh to enjoy delicious food


1. Swagath Restaurant & Bar- Sector 26, Chandigarh

Swagath Restaurant & Bar is a multi-cuisine restaurant serves delicious Indian Mughlai, Mangalorean, Chettinad, Malabari and Chinese cuisines and it is one of the top restaurants in Chandigarh. Swagath is also famous for its seafood delicacies. From starters to main course and their lip smacking desserts all are worth to order. Some of my favourite recipes at Swagath Restaurant & Bar are Sea Food Soup, Tandoori Aloo Dilnaaz, Paneer Rajwadi, Neer Dosa, Swagath fish, Dal-E-Swagath, Tandoori prawns, Corn curd, Green Olive and Jalapeno Naan, Egg Appam and Swagath special Tooty fruity. They also have full bar facility. It is a family friendly restaurant in Sector 26, Chandigarh. The average cost for 2 having food at Swagath Restaurant & Bar would cost approx. Rs 1600.

2. Flamme Bois Bistro- Sector 7C, Chandigarh

Flamme Bois is an Italian bistro serves authentic Italian cuisine in Chandigarh and it is the top restaurants in Chandigarh. Tempting Chicken and Lamb Burgers with BBC sauce, Tiramisu, Pan Grilled Fish, delicious variants of Pasta, exotic pizzas, prawns risotto, grilled vegetable bruschetta with fresh mozzarella and their homemade blueberry pie all are must try. They use wood fired oven, authentic Italian ingredients and cooking techniques to make each recipe truly Italian. If you are a die-hard fan for Italian food then I suggest you should come and try this bistro. The average cost for 2 having food at Flamme Bois Bistro would cost approx. Rs 1400.

3. Whistling Duck- Sector 26C, Chandigarh

Whistling Duck is one of the top restaurants in Chandigarh, this multi-cuisine restaurant is a perfect place to have some delicious and lip smacking recipes. Big spaces, ample sunlight, large tables and comfortable sofas make the Whistling Duck an ideal place for having light lunch or Sunday brunch. Karela Salad, Pork chops, Dak Bulgogi, Rendang Curry, Korean-style chicken piccata and Burgers are worth trying too. They also have a wide range of innovative cocktails too. Whistling Duck has also won the Times Food Award 2016 in the category of Mufti cuisine restaurant. The average cost for 2 having food at Flamme Bois Bistro would cost approx. Rs 2500.

4. Pal Dhaba- Sector 28, Chandigarh

Pal Dhaba is one of the oldest eateries in the city serves delicious Indian vegetarian and non-vegetarian food and it became one of the top restaurants in Chandigarh They have three different dining sections but the roadside sit-outs are most popular one. It is well known Dhaba in Chandigarh popular for its Chicken and Mutton dishes. Butter meat, Rara meat, dahi meat, butter chicken, kadai chicken, chicken tikka, cheese tomato, dal makhni, kadi pakoda with crispy breads and raita are worth to try. All the dishes here are aromatic and lip-smacking and must to try. Average cost for 2 having food at Pal Dhaba would cost approx. Rs 800.

5. Brooklyn Central- Elante Mall, Chandigarh

Brooklyn Central a New York inspired restaurants is located on the ground floor of Elante Mall serve American cuisine basically and one of the top restaurants in Chandigarh It's simple décor and industrial style setup is a perfect place to hang out with friends over a drink or glass of a delicious great milkshake after a long shopping hours. They have a semi open kitchen, friendly atmosphere and very comfortable sitting and above all delicious food to make it famous among all ages. Pancakes and Waffles, Red velvet cake, Cinnamon French Toast, Baked beans casserole, Corn Chowder Soup, Hearty Gumbo Soup and the Meaty Hash Casserole all are worth to try. They serve amazing cocktails and if you have some specific flavours in your mind, the bartenders will create it especially for you. The average cost for 2 having food at Brooklyn Central would cost approx. Rs 1600.

6. Main Land China- Sector 26, Chandigarh

Mainland China as the name suggests serves chines cuisine from the major provinces of China. It is the largest chain of fine-dining Chinese restaurants in the country and one of the most top restaurants in Chandigarh. The ambience of the restaurant was very elegant and classy. If u loves privacy then go for their cabin option which designed equally classy as rest of the restaurant. Taipei Chicken, chilli garlic noodles, lightly spiced and steamed dimsums, Crab cakes, Roast duck in chilli plum sauce, Hunan prawns and the wide range of delicious rice and noodles with complimentary kimchi and pickle are must to try. The average cost for 2 having food at Main Land China would cost approx. Rs 1400.

7. Virgin Courtyard- Sector 7, Chandigarh

Relaxing white and blue décor of the Virgin Courtyard makes you feel like you are dining in some Mediterranean country with your loved ones and it is the best places to eat in Chandigarh. This is the perfect place to have authentic Italian cuisine in Chandigarh. One can have delicious Italian food along with a decent Italian wine collection. White onion soup, delicious range of authentic pizzas, Deconstructed‬ Apple crumble, creamy pasta, Red Wine Chicken Risotto, mushroom ravioli and delicious tiramisu are must try when you are in Chandigarh. The average cost for 2 having food at Virgin Courtyard would cost approx. Rs 2200.

8. Indian Coffee House- Sector 17, Chandigarh

Indian Coffee House is one of the top restaurants in Chandigarh and places to have authentic South Indian food when you are in Chandigarh. As you enter the café great aroma of coffee will welcome you. Because of their pocket friendly prices, it is popular among the youngsters or the elderly you will find them or the elderly you will find them thronging the place at all the times. Though they do not have big menu but all the recipes served here are must to try over steaming cups of rich aromatic coffee. Average cost for 2 having food at Indian Coffee House would cost approx. Rs 200.

9. Backpackers Café- Sector 9, Chandigarh

It is one of the best café for breakfast in town and it is one of the top restaurants in Chandigarh. There all-day breakfast menu is extremely popular among the locals and tourists visited the city across the world. Start your day with Bangers and Mash, lip smacking raisin pancakes dipped in maple syrup, amazing omelettes, Cheese Lamb Burgers, Club Sandwiches and grilled fish all are worth to try. One can have traditional breakfast options to custom-made choices to start the day. They also serve a delicious range of Smoothie and vegetable blends. Decent crowd and a nice management make the place more inviting. Average cost for 2 having food at Backpackers Café would cost approx. Rs 1200.

10. Hops n Grains- Sector 9, Panchkula

It is the first microbreweries in the city serving fresh beer with delicious snacks are enough to turn up your energy levels. From their in-house brews, you can choose Premium Lager, Weiss Beer or Dark beer with amazing finger food to enjoy with your friends and loved ones. Beer Batter Prawns, Buffalo Chicken Wings, Chilli garlic prawns, Mozzarella cheese sticks, Amritsari Fish, Nachos and Red wine chicken pasta are worth to try. The average cost for 2 having food at Hops n Grains would cost approx. Rs 2000 with alcohol.


Guest Author: Krishna Kant01 Aug 2016

Thank you for sharing information about top restaurants in Chandigarh. I got a job in Chandigarh. Basically, I am from Punjab and I was searching for best hotels in Chandigarh.

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