The hospitality industry is in a flux and many of our favourite fine dining restaurants are temporarily closed as India battles to flatten the curve and control the spread of COVID-19. Fortunately, coming out of the lockdown a number of businesses are offering delivery and takeaway services for you to patronise, while you recreate the five-star experience at home at home with your family. So here are some options to choose from your city from healthy salads that will help boost your immunity to gourmet hampers and artisanal confectionery, you can feast on and stay in.MumbaiGrand Hyatt
Bring home the flavours of chef Alessandro Persico’s Italian cooking. You can order off Celini’s special delivery menu comprising of delicious wood-fired pizza like a traditional eggplant parmigiana with buffalo mozzarella or the good old margherita. If you want the comfort of an authentic north Indian meal—Butter Chicken and Paneer Butter Masala accompanied by Garlic Naan and Tandoori Roti is also available as part of Soma’s menu.
Tel: 09021609661/ 07045950140; 022-66761149. Delivery timing: 12.00pm to 11.00pm. Address: Bandra Kurla Complex Vicinity, MumbaiThe Oberoi
Their takeaway menu boasts of everything from quinoa salads and soups, burgers, wraps to Japanese cuisines like Yaki Soba Noodles, Miso Marinated Black Cod, it's a menu filled with flavours. That is not all, they are also serving a variety of Indian dishes like Khichdi and Kadhi, Kheema Pav and even Amritsari Choley with Kulcha. In addition to the vast variety of cuisines they also have artisanal cheese platters and a fine selection of world class delicatessen products.
Tel: 022-66326215/ 022-66326240. Delivery timing: 12.00pm to 9.00pm. Address: The Oberoi & Trident, Nariman Point, MumbaiNew DelhiAndaz by Hyatt
Known for its Indian cuisine, AnnaMaya has designed a special delivery menu that comprises of signature dishes like Amritsari Goat Milk Paneer Tikka, Annamaya Lamb Seekh Kebab, the chef’s special Raw Mango Curry, and ‘Diana’ Red Rice is also a part of the menu. To make things more exciting the restaurant has added farm to table salads, picnic hampers and DIY three course meal kits also to their menu.
Tel: 011-49031352/ 07291060670. Delivery timing: 10.00am to 10.00pm. Address: Andaz Delhi, AnnaMaya, Asset No.1, Aerocity, New DelhiTaj Palace
If you live in Delhi but don’t have your own personal chef to help you in the kitchen, avail yourself to the services of Taj Palace’s Capital Kitchen. They are now delivering authentic Indian food like Kathi Roll, Ghar Ki Murgi, Subz Handi among many others Indian delicacies. Their Chinese restaurant, Spicy Duck is also offering the finest flavours from the Canton and Sichuan provinces of China.
Tel: 011-26110202. Delivery timing: 08.00am to 11.00pm. Address: 2 Sardar Patel Marg Diplomatic Enclave, New DelhiThe Oberoi
The Oberoi has a new menu designed to bring home the fine-dining experience that includes a plethora of dishes to choose from. Their elaborate menu ranges from sandwiches and salads to sushi’s and signature rolls like Maki. Satiate those cravings with freshly baked breads, quiches, doughnuts and more from their boulangerie. They are delivering within a 10km radius from the hotel and also have a takeaway service in place.
Tel: 011-24304454. Delivery timing: 09.00am to 10.00pm. Address: Dr Zakir Hussain Marg, Delhi Golf Club, Golf Links, New Delhi. Minimum order value: Rs 2,500The Lalit
The Lalit has raised the bar with their extensive Pan-Asian and Pan-Indian menu that is prepared keeping in mind all the hygiene protocols laid down by the ministry of health and WHO. If you’re in mood for some churros dipped in chocolate sauce or a double-decker cheese burger, head over to their ‘Grab & Go’ food truck that is parked at the hotel porch in Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru. Take a break and opt for the ‘Chef on Call’ facility, where Lalit’s finest chefs come to your place with ingredients to give you a great culinary experience in the comforts of your home.
Tel: 09667400275. Delivery timing: 12.00pm to 10.00pm. Address: Barakhamba Avenue, New DelhiBengaluruThe Oberoi
You can now experience the flavours of your favourite restaurants from The Oberoi, Bengaluru like their signature sushis from Wabi Sabi or Tofu Samros from Rim Naam. If you want to satiate your sweet cravings you must take a look at their dessert menu that offers vegan, gluten free and sugar free options like the Double Cooked Guava and Almond Pudding or their Classic Tiramisu that will definitely be worth the guilt.
Tel: 08041358276/ 08025585858. Delivery timing: 09.00am to 06.00pm. Address: 37-39, Mahatma Gandhi Rd, Yellappa Garden, Yellappa Chetty Layout, Sivanchetti Gardens, BengaluruITC Gardenia
Keeping in mind your current need for comfort food, ITC has launched a special delivery and takeaway menu called ‘Flavours’. They have also incorporated a local love section across all their properties in India. Bangaloreans can relish a plate of wholesome Bisi Bele Bhaat, Mangalore Kodi Pulao, Maple Fish Curry and Tarkari Korma.
Tel: 08022119898/ 08066825101/ 08066825100. Delivery timing: 12.00pm to 11.00pm. Address: 1, Residency Rd, Ashok Nagar, BengaluruChennaiThe Park
Whether you are looking for healthy food options that will help boost your immunity or want to dive into a plate of comforting pasta, The Park is offering it all. Their cuisines are made using local and fresh ingredients that make for sustainable and clean eating. Their compact menu includes Indian, Italian and Asian cuisines to choose from.
Tel: 044-42676000/ 09962288601 / firstname.lastname@example.org. Delivery timing: 12.00pm to 11.00pm. Address: No 601, Anna Salai, near US Embassy, Gangai Karai Puram, Nungambakkam, ChennaiHyatt Regency
It will likely be some time before we can go travel across the globe for authentic cuisines. For the next best thing, a decadent meal from Hyatt’s extensive delivery and takeaway menu is a go-to. Explore their regional Indian flavours from Spice Hatt, authentic Italian dishes from Focaccia and their signature Chinese restaurant, Stix, that serves street-style cuisine from China’s Sichuan region. Plus, they do Sunday brunch!
Tel: 08826866418/ 09910444571. Delivery timing: 12:00pm to 10:00pm. Address: 365, Anna Salai, Teynampet, ChennaiGurugramTaj City Centre
During these trying times, explore the kitchens of their legendary Thai Pavillion. Order some of their signature dishes like the Pla Rad Prik, Koong Thod Kratiem Prik Thai or Gaeng Kiew warn which is a Thai green curry. The menu caters to all age groups as it has a special ‘Just for Kids’ section consisting of Fish Fingers, Warm American Brownie and Mom’s Khichdi. They have implemented heightened hygiene and safety measure for their takeaway service and have a contactless payment method in place.
Tel: 09818354494. Takeaway timing: 09.00am to 09.00pm. Address: Plot No 1, Sector 44, GurugramKolkataThe Park
The Park's compact menu consists of sushis, Thai curries, gourmet pizzas, burger and momos, to name a few. End your meal on a sweet note by ordering some Mishiti Doi and Phirnee.
Tel: 08335010101. Takeaway timing: 12.00pm to 11.00pm. Address: 17 Park Street, KolkataITC Royal Bengal
Two words for you: Gulab Jamun. Their menu will leave you ordering everything from their ‘Local Love’ section—Macher Jhol, Chorchori and the classic Doi Potol to name a few. Add some of the most exceptional Indian classics like Bhare Alu Dum, Mutton Rogan Josh and Gobindobhog rich which is a traditional Bengali style rice, to your cart. They also have lactose-free and gluten-free options. You can place your orders via Swiggy or opt for their takeaway service
Tel: 033-44464646/033-23008085. Delivery timing: 12.00pm to 10.30pm. Address: 1, JBS Haldane Ave, Tangra, KolkataAlso read:
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