The Capital loves to experiment with its food and welcomes with open arms cuisines and delicacies from the world over, leaving the foodscape of Delhi a vibrant mixture of many cultures. French being one of the growing and loved cuisines of the city has seen many French cafés and bistros popping up. Find out where in town to dig into some delightful French pancakes – crepes.
Where: Khan Market
Blue Door Café offers both sweet and savoury crepes that are quite interesting. Their Roman Love Crepe consists of roasted chicken, grapes, and ham and is immersed in melted mozzarella. Another must try is their Crepe Nutella Au Peanut Butter – do we really need to tell you why?
Where: Select City Walk, Saket
Häagen Dasz, known for its sinful sweet treats has quite an elaborate dessert menu to satiate your sweet tooth. When here, do try their Crepe Blitz (filled with an assortment of ice-creams) and the simplistic Chocolate and Strawberry Crepe. And while you are at it, throw in some more of their signature ice cream scoops.
Where: Hauz Khas Village
This café cum bar serves a delicious variety of crepes. The hot favourite is their healthy Buckwheat crepe filled with ham, cheese, sundried tomatoes, and rucola. If craving sweet crepes, you can choose between the Apple Schnapple and Peanut Master.
Where: Jaypee Vasant Continental, Vasant Vihar
In addition to a host of egg preparations, Eggspectation serves a multitude of delicious sweet and savoury crepes ranging from chocolate, strawberry, banana to honey and nut toppings. Their Ice Cream Crepe is amazing and if you are a savoury crepe lover, the one with Scrambled Eggs, Three Cheese, and Ham is the one to go for.
Where: Hauz Khas Village
If you want some meat in your crepes, go to Out of the Box for some wholesome “out of the box” crepes. They offer crepe fillings like ham and cheese, chicken, and spinach. Their Spicy Chicken Crepe and Chicken and Cheese combination are finger licking good.
Where: DLF Promenade, Vasant Kunj
This dessert counter, located in the mall’s food court is known and worshipped for its decadent waffles and crepes – both sweet and savoury. Do try their Crumbled Brownie & Nuts Crepe.
Where: Le Meridian, Connaught Place
This is all-day dining restaurant known for its assortment of cuisines, and also as the hotel’s premium coffee shop holds buffets as well as a la carte items. Go for the Cinnamon Infused Crepes, an amalgam of softly made crepes fully fused with luscious fillings of spinach & cottage cheese.
Located in the lush Santushti Shopping Complex, Basil & Thyme is a small restaurant known for its fresh Continental offerings. Although a limited menu, it serves up some delicious crepes. Do try the Black Forest Ham, Mushroom & Cheese crepe.
Where: Defence Colony
One of the capital’s finest and most popular French eateries, Bonne Bouche is a cozy establishment in South Delhi. The elegant décor sets the perfect mood that goes with the wide variety of French food on the menu. Visit this place for its delicious Spinach & Mushroom Crepe with Melted Cheese and their signature Home style Crepes.
Where: Lodhi Colony
Situated away from all the city madness, Ploof is loved for its delectable spread and an extremely courteous staff. The place offers a wide variety of European dishes. Their Crepes in Mild Paprika Sauce is a delight for the palates.