Nashik is the second largest city of Maharashtra after Mumbai. Located on the banks of Godavari, it is one of the holiest places visited by Hindus from all around India, and is the home of over 100 ancient temples of historical significance in Hindu mythology. The city is also known for its cultural gastronomy, with a range of tempting restaurants offering a variety of cuisines. Here we explore the very best the city has to offer.
Soleil by La Plage takes food lovers on an extraordinary farm-to-fork dining experience in Sula, Nashik. A perfect get away for the weekend, this restaurant is a home away from home. The interior of Soleil makes visitors feel at home, with beautiful natural lighting and home-like furnishings. With their interiors being made from recycled material and turned into a framing or furniture, Soleil has made wealth from waste. The restaurant is situated amidst a beautiful vineyard, taking the dining experience to a whole new level, and offers a range of dishes inspired by Indo-French cuisine, sourcing ingredients from the farm’s own organic produce, and thereby keeping guests happy and healthy.
Puffs ‘n’ Rolls is a typical little restaurant in the charming town of Nashik. What sets Puffs ‘n’ Rolls apart from the rest of the competition is the quality of their products and their excellent service provided to all visitors. The primary aim of Puffs ’n’ Rolls is the customer’s satisfaction and happiness, which they achieve through their tempting range of pastries, breads and cakes. Try the veg masala croissant for something truly different.
One of the defining features of Enter the Dragon is the spectacular view of the city of Nashik to be enjoyed while leisurely eating the Chinese cuisine that the restaurants specialises in. Enter the Dragon is a terrace restaurant, and the views from the terrace are stunning. With simple, black décor and a well laid-out floor plan, this Chinese restaurant might not make grand gestures when it comes to interiors, but works its magic with its delicious Chinese cuisine. Address: Near Big Bazar, College Road, Nashik, India, +91 9324202202
The main aim of Barbeque Ville is to spread happiness with their delicious food. Barbeque Ville is wholly dedicated to making the dining experience interactive and fun. They provide their visitors with their own personal grill on the table to roast, marinate and grill, with all the sauces and marinades required according to the diner’s taste. For those who prefer a more traditional dining experience, Barbeque Ville’s courteous staff not only grill a fantastic barbequed dish but also make the experience worthwhile.
Talk of the Town indeed lives up to its name; the restaurant is the talk of the town in Nashik for its two level design, which has the bar on the ground floor, and a family restaurant on the first floor. There’s nothing quite like sipping on a pint of lager with a scrumptious platter of kebabs to tempt your appetite, all while enjoying the views. The seating is divided into mini chambers with small wooden partitions between each table, giving guests privacy and their own space to enjoy their hearty meal. Address: Opposite More Mall, Trimbak Road, Near CBS, College Road, Nashik, India, +91 253 257 1961
With the streets of Nashik filled with Chinese, French, Italian, and a range of other international cuisines, it is refreshing to come across a Punjabi restaurant that is dedicated to preparing North Indian dishes. As the name Oye Balle Balle suggests, the restaurant reflects the merry, joyful and enthusiastic nature of the Punjabis, with a lively, bustling atmosphere. They have 30 varieties of parathas to taste, each of which has a unique and distinctive tang of its own. Oye Balle Balle is a must for all those who wish to savor and appreciate the typical North Indian cuisine delight.
Eastern Spice has a cozy and comfortable ambiance, largely due to the natural light pouring in through the large windows. It is the perfect kind of restaurant to visit during monsoon season, when it’s drizzling outside. The food served here lives up to its name, with a delicious combination of spices and flavours in every one of its dishes. Address: Plot No 9 Nashik Triambakeshwar Road, Nashik, India, +91 253 663 5555
Shilpa’s Food Lounge is all about friends and romance. With their red and white lit up fixtures, Shilpa’s Food Lounge is the perfect restaurant to grab a quick bite and enjoy an informal ambiance with your close ones. They provide South Indian, Chinese, Italian and authentic Indian food to entice the taste buds with their fusion of flavors. The helpful staff and pleasant environment makes Shilpa’s Food Lounge an ideal restaurants to visit for a relaxing time.
Elegance exudes from the interior of the House of Flavours, with the use of accent lightings on the ceiling and the tables and chairs arranged to perfection, the restaurant almost resembles a mini opera house. If House of Flavours is known for one thing, it is style. The stylish interior, the style with which they prepare and serve their food, and the style with which they treat their guests. For those in need of a luxurious dining experience, House of Flavours is a must-visit restaurant.
The Culture Kitchen is a vineyard restaurant serving up traditional Indian, contemporary Indian and global cuisines. Best known for their gracious hospitality, The Culture Kitchen is located in Soma, a scenic spot with greenery all around to soothe and refresh the mind. The Culture Kitchen is ideal for a romantic evening, or for anyone with an eye for aesthetics, thanks to its picturesque location. Tranquil and simple, The Culture Kitchen is a beautiful spot for enjoying the very best Nashik has to offer. Address: Gangapur Savargaon Road, Gangavare Gaon, Satpur, Nashik, India, +91 7028082100