Bangalore has amazing weather, so it’s no surprise that rooftop restaurants have become popular here. Here are our picks for the top ten best rooftop restaurants in the city, where you can dine under glimmering lights, enjoy the soothing breeze and take in an amazing view.
The Tao Terraces
Restaurant, Thai, Asian, $$$
Pan-Asian delicacies at The Tao Terraces leave a lasting impression on diners. The Buddhist-inspired decor and flowing water helps create a romantic setting. Try the piquant prawn suimai or opt for the buffet. Live music performances are occasionally held here.
On the Edge certainly has the edge over its peers in terms of the striking view, as it overlooks the thick expanse of trees in central Bangalore. Minimalist in appearance, the rooftop restaurant is known for its good service and delicate elegance, and attracts an elite clientele. On The Edge serves excellent Pan-Asian delicacies.
Skyye, located at the rooftop of plush UB City, attracts the who’s who of Bangalore. With under-lit flooring and a bird’s-eye city view (especially spectacular at night), Skyye is a great place to have a few drinks after dinner. The finger food and mocktails do not disappoint.
Also a microbrewery, Brewsky’s decor is subtle and rustic. It overlooks the tranquil residential neighborhoods of south Bangalore. The beer is great, and the continental cuisine satisfies diners, especially the chicken wings and chicken roulade. The mellow music is also a nice touch, making Brewsky one of the overall best restaurants in Bangalore.
True to its name, High Ultra Lounge is located 430 feet above the ground. With an exceptional view of the city, High Ultra Lounge is definitely one of the best rooftop restaurants in Bangalore. The exquisite ambiance complements the Pan-Asian delicacies on the menu. It doesn’t get better than sipping the night away on cocktails at High Ultra Lounge.
Ebony, located on the 13th floor, has a reputation as a place for a romantic rendezvous in Bangalore. It serves eclectic Asian cuisine and great buffets, as well as a fully equipped bar offering drinks at reasonable prices. The splendid panoramic views are sure to keep calling you back to this place.
Bang – The Ritz-Carlton is where sophistication meets nightlife. Evenings at Bang come with light music and a variety of finger food. The decor is sophisticated and spacious, with pristine white seating and ethereal lighting. Although Bang only serves finger food, the view and the ambiance make up for this.
The 13th Floor is popular among hopeless romantics. There’s a fascinating view of central Bangalore. Apart from the recommended ‘son-in-law eggs’ and other Thai delicacies, the Indian food served here is delightful too. The dim lighting and warm tropical breeze certainly make this a romantic place.
The Fatty Bao specializes in Asian cuisine, and has a reputation that draws foodies from across Bangalore. Established by celebrity chef Manu Chandra, The Fatty Bao is a chic Asian gastropub with splendid decor to match the food. Char siu bao and pork belly are must-tries at this vibrant restaurant. It’s inconspicuously located at upscale Indiranagar.
Bricklane is located in the shopping district of Indiranagar. The decor is elegant, characterized by white furniture and green creepers, and seating is beside the swimming pool. Bricklane offers Mediterranean cuisine, along with a variety of pizzas and Indian delicacies.