8 Restaurants In Bhopal That Serve Absolutely Delicious Food

The diverse population and their contribution to the city’s culinary culture make Bhopal a food lover’s heaven and home to many iconic dishes. We’ve curated a list of 8 restaurants in the city that serve delicious fare with unequivocal passion and flair. By Karan Kaushik

8 restaurants in Bhopal that serve the city’s best food

Under the Mango Tree

Located under an ancient mango tree in Hotel Jehan Numa Palace, this incredibly charming restaurant is one of the best non-veg restaurants in Bhopal. The chic rooftop restaurant offers stunning views of the lush surroundings. They follow an open kitchen concept, and guests can see their food being prepared by their master chefs. They are famous for their grilled and barbecued fare. They only serve dinner.

Where: 157, Shyamla Hills Rd, Shymala Hills, Bhopal

Contact: +91 –  99930 91077

Image courtesy: Under the Mango Tree/Instagram


Lazeez Hakeem

Established in 1971, this established dining room serves a menu of traditional Indian cuisine. They are famous for Mughlai food. Their tandoori chicken, butter chicken, served with crispy paranthas are to die for. The fish tandoori is outstanding too. So is the chicken biryani.

Where: 187, near Milan Sweet, Zone-I, Maharana Pratap Nagar, Bhopal

Contact: 0774 – 5977459

Image courtesy: Lazeez Hakeem/Facebook


Greek Food & Beyond

This may come as a surprise to you, but Bhopal does have a restaurant that serves delicious Mediterranean food. Located in DB Mall, Greek Food and Beyond serve Italian, Lebanese, and Chinese delicacies, with Greek cuisine being their speciality. They offer both indoor and outdoor seating. Try their divine Greek salad and multigrain Panini.

Where: 71, E-2, Arera Colony, Bhopal

Contact: +91 – 88894  00770

Image courtesy: Greek Food & Beyond/Facebook


Zam Zam

Perhaps the best restaurant for non-vegetarian fare, Zam Zam is located in the bustling alleys of Old Bhopal. The establishment has served as a popular hang-out spot for professionals, students, and shoppers for decades. Their special items include chicken tikka, chicken shammi kebab, and boneless chilli chicken.

Where: Hamidia Road, opposite Corporation Bank, Dangi Colony, Railway Colony, Bhopal

Contact: +91 – 92295 89047

Image courtesy: Zam Zam Fast Food/ Instagram



La Kuchina

If you want to taste the best Italian in town, head to La Kuchina in Hotel Jehan Numa Palace. The restaurant follows an open kitchen concept. The decor features Sicilian-style furnishings and warm burnt sienna flooring. Located near the lakeside, the swanky restaurant dishes out sumptuous pizzas and pasta. It’s perfect for those romantic dates with your special someone.

Where: Hotel Jehan Numa Palace, 157, Shamla Hills

Contact: +91 – 99930 91077

Image courtesy: La Kuchina/Instagram


Housed in the Jehan Numa Palace, Shahnama is a multi-cuisine restaurant known for its lavish buffets. They serve Indian, oriental, and continental delicacies. Their Mughlai preparations have a separate fan base. The grand ambience is perfect for a fine dining experience. Popular dishes include achari gosht, Mughali chicken, and biryani. They are most loved for their authentic Bhopali cuisine.

Where: Hotel Jehan Numa Palace, 157, Shamla Hills

Contact: +91 – 99930 91077

Image courtesy: Jehan Numa Palace


MoMo Cafe

Famous for its Sunday brunches, MoMo Cafe in Courtyard by Marriott is a go-to choice for international buffets and à la carte dishes. They serve yummilicious Indian, Italian, vegetarian and international cuisine. The best part about this restaurant is that guests are allowed to choose their combination of items to prepare their meal from the dishes on display.

Where: DB City – Arera Hills, Zone-I, Maharana Pratap Nagar, Bhopal

Contact: 0755 – 6661638

Image courtesy: MoMo Cafe

Manohar Dairy & Restaurant

One of those small-town restaurants that locals swear by, Manohar Dairy & Restaurant was established in 1970. They are known for their sweets and savouries, Indian fast food and bakery items. Their Chole Bhatures are famous across Madhya Pradesh. Being an old favourite of Bhopalis, the restaurant gets heavy footfalls throughout the day.

Where: 132 A & B, Ram Gopal Maheshwari Marg, near Jyoti Talkies, Zone-I, Maharana Pratap Nagar, Bhopal

Contact: 0755 – 4040406

Image courtesy: Monhar Dairy & Restaurant/ Facebook

8 Restaurants In Bhopal That Serve Absolutely Delicious Food
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