Finding new places to eat is always an adventure that Bangaloreans are willing to pay for. Some prefer to dress up and eat fancy, while some like to throw on an over-sized hoodie and relax. Either way you can never compromise on some good food. The great thing about JP Nagar is that you can cater to both these crowds-the classy and the chill.
1231/35/2, 24th Main, 7th Phase, Opposite Brigade Palm Springs, JP Nagar, Bangalore
Fretting about an important date or dinner?”Hakuna Matata”. Hakuna Matata is exuberant in it’s ambience and the feel-good factor it gives you as the name suggests. There’s an indoor and an outdoor section which accommodates most of your whims and fancies. Good seafood is not a common occurrence in restaurants in Bangalore because of the very obvious lack of a coast but Hakuna Matata has got you covered and will satisfy your penchant for quality sea-food. You can team your meal with some very fancy but reasonably priced cocktails alongside some great company in this suave yet peppy tropical paradise in JP Nagar.
₹1,200 for two people (approx.) with alcohol
Chulha Chauki Dhaba-
13, 7th Cross, 2nd Phase, JP Nagar, Bangalore
Chulha Chauki Dhaba is basically a small little Dhaba situated in a nook in JP Nagar. Nevertheless great things come in small packages and this little place is a testament to that. With authentic Punjabi charm and service, this dhaba makes you feel the joy of North Indian hospitality. As the summer is getting hotter this is the perfect place to beat the heat and relax with their famous lassi. This cozy alcove also serves a variety of amazing dishes. People flock from all over to be a part of their special chicken experience. If you need a break from the hectic city life without the inclination to leave it behind, this little haven will give you an authentic break. This place offers good food and good people adding up to a great Wednesday dinner.
₹800 for two people (approx.)
688, 3rd Floor, 15th cross, 100ft Ring Road, Above Lathangi Ford Showroom, JP Nagar, Bangalore-
Staying true to its name this pub and grub will transport you to a little slice of England, while your feet are firmly planted in the heart of JP Nagar. With its décor invoking memories of Sherlock, its menu offers options from multiple cuisines. Hearty Indian food alongside great pizzas and a variety of starters this is a perfect place to hang out and spend our Friday nights. If you owe your friend a treat this is the place for you. With its good vibes and cheap booze you can pay back your debt without burning a hole in your pocket. This tavern will leave you with lasting memories of good music and a yearning to reacquaint yourself with Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
₹1,300 for two people (approx.) with alcohol
Cross Roads Inn, 827, Near RV Dental College Compound, 24th Main, 12th Cross, JP Nagar, and Bangalore-
This wholesome restaurant is perfect for large family outings or if you’re just missing home. It offers staple home food such as tandoori mushrooms and malai kofta. This food joint will bring back memories of school days and hungry afternoons. Its simple food in no way takes away from its exquisite taste. For the picky eater it offers an extensive buffet that will let you sample food from all over India. The perfect meal is completed with mouthwatering options such as gajar ka halwa and kheer.
₹800 for two people (approx.)
The Egg Factory-
288, Ground Floor, Opposite HP Petrol Pump, 15th Cross, 18th Main, 5th Phase, JP Nagar, Bangalore
Sunny side up your mornings at the egg factory with their inventive ,eggcellent breakfasts. Eggs are extremely versatile and this little continental restaurant has held this to close to themselves as a major advantage. There are eggs in everything be it pasta, burgers, rice, sandwiches and certain Greek and Moroccan dishes. Their food is well conceptualized,cheap, delicious and filling. What more does one need?
₹650 for two people (approx.)