Best Restaurants In Delhi For A Valentine's Day Date

Dimly lit lamps, flowy white curtains, pastel-coloured walls and melodies filling warm hearts - some cafes are just perfect for the day of love
Celebrate every form of love on Valentine's Day
Celebrate every form of love on Valentine's DayCopyright: Olive Bar and Kitchen

Roses, wine, violins. Sounds too cheesy?

With a profusion of beautiful cafes and restaurants all along the length and breadth of the country, there are some spaces specially made for the mushiest moments of your life. Enveloped with warmth and assembled with the softest elements, these cafes are hard to skip when looking for the right ambience on Valentine's Day. Spend the day of love savouring their romantic flavour.

Rose Cafe, New Delhi

An interior view of Rose Cafe
An interior view of Rose CafeCopyright: Rose Cafe New Delhi

With a Butterfly Park in the vicinity, this space is meant to be savoured by romantics. The Mediterranean-style walls with pastel colours boasts an attractive garden setting. The light pink and blue hues interrupted by floral elements is decked up with beautiful fairy lights running all across the place. Rose Cafe looks more like an old house with homely lamps hanging down, half white and brown polished wooden chairs, and frames decorating the walls.

With wooden cupboards holding the typical homey elements like antique crockery, glasses, homegrown plants and grave looking lamps, visiting this place on Valentine's Day is a nice homecoming. Among the most popular preparations are pizzas, sandwiches and waffles. The cafe is also known for its whipped cream and caramel sauce.

Diggin Cafe, New Delhi

Diggin Cafe
Diggin CafeCopyright: Diggin Cafe

A hit with Delhiites, this lush green cafe offers a breathtaking interior which evokes the setting of a romantic drama like Shakespeare's famous Forest of Arden. Covered with dense green creepers against white exteriors, one feels nestled in the arms of nature. The magical combination of greenery, colourful red flowers and fairy lights running everywhere, the cafe assures a fine romantic evening.

Diggin offers both inside and outside dining. Its inner walls are adorned with vintage wall clocks, soft lights and chandeliers. The brick work and wooden furniture complements the greenery that surrounds the place. Known for its Italian cuisine, the most popular dishes on the menu are white sauce pasta, lasagna, pesto pepperoni, farmhouse pizza, the garden burger, chocolate mocha shake and tiramisu.

Olive Bar And Kitchen

The Olive Bar and Kitchen in New Delhi
The Olive Bar and Kitchen in New DelhiFlickr: Cox andKings

This iconic cafe is located in most popular metro cities like Mumbai, New Delhi, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Chandigarh and Gurugram. Their branch in New Delhi has a white Mediterranean courtyard interrupted by bougainvillea and the signature canopy of a vast banyan tree. Its appearance is reminiscent of a colonial building. With your beloved(s) on a (hopefully) warm romantic evening, dining in the cafe feels like a small getaway to the streets of Greece.

From a lazy Sunday brunch spot it transforms into a fairyland at night with candlelights. One can have a sip of their signature wines and other beverages like the 'Garden of Eden', 'Rose Sangria' and many others. Known for its Italian and Mediterranean cuisine, popular delicacies include the mezze platter, margherita pizza and tiramisu with an ice cream cigar.

Sevilla, New Delhi

Sevilla restaurant
Sevilla restaurantCopyright: The Claridges New Delhi

This Spanish-themed restaurant offers 150 global wines and signature dishes like 'Beetroot Risotto' and 'Patatas Bravas'. Adorned with alfresco tables, cobbled steps and a rare Moroccan menu, this restaurant forms one of the most romantic settings in town.

With a spectacular white background and private seating covered with white curtains and antique candle lamps, Sevilla offers a magical date night with your valentine(s). Artisan pastas, pizzas and homemade gelatos are some of their meal attractions.

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