The historic city of Jaipur is much celebrated for its culture and tradition. It is also considered as the tourist hot spot that offers its travellers a truly unique experience. However, Jaipur has a lot more to offer than just history. With new influences, Jaipur's food scene has turned into a beautiful melange. From quaint restaurants in palaces to small hippy eateries, Jaipur has it all.
Interestingly, the spectrum of experiences is not limited to food itself. It extends to the design and interiors of the eateries. While you have the stepwell-inspired design of the Roastery coffee house, you also have the sunkissed Mediterranean vibe at Taruveda. No matter where you go, Jaipur eateries are bound to inspire you to click pictures, and make memories.
Nine Instagram-worthy cafes and restaurants in Jaipur to bookmark
1. Bar Palladio
Bar Palladio definitely offers you the most luxurious experience. So channel that royalty within you while visiting the place. The interiors are influenced by designs from the Italian Renaissance period, as well as Mughal architecture. They offer a sizable menu composed of Italian cuisine, and it will only leave you wanting for more. Their signature style Palladian-inspired Spaghetti Aglio olio e Pepperoncino is among the top recommendations.
Location: Kanota Bagh, Narayan Singh Road, Jaipur
Cost for two: Rs 1500-2000 (approx.)
2. The Bohemians Café
The Bohemians café is a very unique place with the most aesthetic interiors. This café is a favourite among fast food lovers. They serve a variety of fast food delicacies, which are also very pocket-friendly. The crispy aloo tikka burger, double cheeseburger, vegetable Maggie and sandwiches are among the popular items here. One-of-a-kind café, it is great for a quick bite!
Location: Unit 3 & 4 Galaxy Multiplex, Shiprapath, Mansarovar, Jaipur
Cost for two: Rs 500 (approx.)
This is one of the places, which offers a luxurious fine dining experience at the heart of the city. The place offers a multi-cuisine menu, with delectable dishes from all over the world. They are especially known for their classic Italian dishes. With traditional décor, and well restored ambience, and comfortable seating the place is warm and inviting. Baradari offers you an experience of royal life but with a modern touch.
Location: The City Palace, Gate 2, Jaleb Chowk, Jaipur
Cost for two: Rs 2500 (approx.)
4. Spice Court
Serving authentic Rajasthani cuisine, Spice Court is the perfect spot to try lip-smacking Indian food. The café is set in a colonial bungalow, and has a warm atmosphere, with friendly staff. They have a wide selection of dishes to choose from and even serve a few fusion dishes owing to the modern influences. They also offer wines and spirits to choose from, to compliment your meal. Their Laal Maas, Dal Makhni, Junglee Maas, and Ibaati Churma are a must try.
Location: Achrol House, Jacob Road, Civil Lines, Jaipur
Cost for two: Rs 1500 (approx.)
5. Café Bae
Café Bae is the perfect Instagrammable place to visit with your friends and family. It is a fine dining outlet that offers you quite an elegant dining experience. They offer a wide selection of local and international cuisines, along with a variety of wines and cocktails. Their pan-fried fish fillet, classic chicken stroganoff, and vegetable creole are a must-try when here. With a fine spread of scrumptious dishes and modern décor, you will definitely have a pleasant experience here.
Location: Hotel Las Vegas, A1, Sehkar Marg, C Scheme, Jaipur
Cost for two: Rs 1200-1500 (approx.)
6. Café Zolocrust
With its minimalistic setup, chic décor, and sumptuous spread of dishes, Café Zolocrust should definitely be on your list of cafes. They have a multi-cuisine menu, with a variety of dishes made from the freshest ingredients. Very creative in terms of the food choices that they offer, and there is also a wide selection of wines and spirits to complement your meal. The Falafel wrap, Yasai Yaki Udon noodles, Grilled vegetable panini and the vegetable Green Curry are among the recommendations. If you are looking for a romantic dinner or even a casual lunch, this is the ideal place.
Location: Jawaharlal Nehru Marg, Malviya Nagar, Milap Nagar, Jaipur
Cost for two: Rs 2000 (approx.)
7. Roastery Coffee House
This is the fifth outlet of the home-grown brand in India, which features the unique architectural elements of the city. This café is the perfect ode to the Pink City, offering a charming setup. The interiors are inspired by the step walls of Rajasthan and thoroughly capture its essence. They are known for their extensive selection when it comes to coffee. The zucchini fries, hot chocolate, and cheesecake are also worth the mention.
Location: J-8, Subhash Marg, C Scheme, Jaipur
Cost for two: Rs 1000
8. Meraaki Kitchen
Ideal for your weekend brunch, Meraaki Kitchen is a vegetarian restaurant with a modern approach to food and décor. They have minimalistic interiors and a warm atmosphere. They bring forth their unique twists when it comes to vegetarian food. The sev puri tacos and the biryani arancini are highly recommended.
Location: 27, Madrampura, Opposite Pillar 88, Civil Lines, Jaipur
Cost for two: Rs 2000
Full of serene vibes, Taruveda is one of the best cafes in Jaipur. Filled with graffiti, and other forms of craft, this place is definitely a fine piece of art. Forming a fine colour palette when it comes to the interiors, with its unique furnishing and little plants everywhere, it offers you an ambience that cannot be matched. The food doesn’t fall short of praise either! The Beetroot Hummus and crisp Tacos are worth the try.
Location: 1st Floor, Sunraj Villa, 2 Mysore House, Jacob Road, Civil Lines, Jaipur
Cost for two: Rs 1000 (approx.)