This article was written in 2021.
People of Hyderabad love food. Each and every occasion, be it big or small, cannot be completed without indulging in great food! Lucikly for people staying in and around the Hyderabad district you have many restaurants and other fine establishments to choose from for your celebration.
The city of pearls has restaurants of all kinds for any and all types of celebrations. You have luxury fine dining restaurants that offer a classy experience, you have got cafe's that look very picturesque and perfect for a first date, you have casual dining restaurants with delicious food, restaurants that have a great ambiance, also expensive restaurants with the perfect setting for a date night with spectacular views of the city skyline, you have it all!
If you're planning on taking your partner for a romantic date and trying to impress that person, nothing can beat delicious food and a great dining experience. Set up a romantic candlelight dinner by going all out and win the heart of that special person, or take your partner out for a fun day outing and get to treat your taste buds with good food and a romantic ambiance.
Today we will be looking at some of the most romantic restaurants in Hyderabad you can head to for the perfect date!
Best fine dining romantic restaurants in Hyderabad
1. Jewel Of Nizam - The Minar - The Golkonda Resort, Gandipet
If you're planning for the perfect weekend getaway with your partner, you should head to the Golkonda resort. You can walk around the green lushes and explore the Golkonda Fort as well. As the day starts to end, make your data even more romantic and exotic by taking your partner to the Jewel Of Nizam - The Minar. This fine-dining restaurant in the middle of nowhere is really a jewel! The Minar is 100ft above ground level and provides a panoramic view of its surroundings - the Osman Sagar lake, the Golkonda Fort, and jungles! They serve authentic Mughlai and Afghan cuisines. This is the perfect place to have a really romantic dinner, watch as the sun sets with your date enjoy your romantic getaway. Talking about the place, you have all the Nizam heritage decor from the floor carpets to the chandeliers to paintings from the Nizam era.
INR 2500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps
2. Mist - The Poolside Kitchen - The Golkonda Resort, Gandipet
Another great restaurant in the Golkonda Resort is the Mist. It's a poolside restaurant with tables right alongside the pool and an open kitchen to watch your delicious food being prepared. It's the perfect romantic weekend getaway option, head to the Mist for a romantic lunch date with your partner and indulges yourself with Continental, Asia, Thai, and Chinese cuisines. The Mist is a very popular restaurant amongst couples who visit the Golkonda Resort. The look and feel of this restaurant is amazing both during the night and the day, it is the perfect place for a romantic candlelight dinner with outdoor seating. The Mist is popularly known as a romantic restaurant because of the ambiance and vibes it resonates. The Golkonda Resort is the perfect place to take your partner during Valentine's day. Start your romantic getaway with a romantic lunch date here at the Mist and then continue the luxury dining experience and end the day with a romantic dinner at the Jewel of Nizam - The Minar! Your date will never forget the time spent at the resort!
INR 3400, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps
3. Tuscany - Trident Hotel, Hitech City
If you and your date love Italian food, you can head to Tuscany for your next romantic meal! This fine-dining Italian restaurant in Hitech City is one of the best authentic Italian restaurants in the city. They make all their dishes with locally sourced authentic ingredients to provide the purest Italian cuisine to their customers. Nothing goes better with Italian food than wine and Tuscany has a huge collection of wines from all over the world and of all periods which they showcase with pride! You get to experience complete luxury vibes from the minute you enter the restaurant with bricked walls, marble floorings, chandeliers, plush vintage furniture, paintings of landscapes of Italy, and of course their huge wine cellar! Talking about the food, your taste buds will instantly fall in love with the food from the first bite! The dishes they prepare are mouth-watering. This venue is the perfect place for a romantic evening with your date. Good food, amazing wine, and great ambiance.
INR 2400, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps
Best restaurants for a romantic lunch in Hyderabad
4. Autumn Leaf Cafe, Jubilee
Probably one of the prettiest restaurants in the city, Autumn Leaf Cafe is a hidden gem in the city of Pearls and the perfect place to go to and have a really romantic lunch date with your significant other. This restaurant has an outdoor seating arrangement with lush greens all around you! The planters and creepers form sort of a canopy creating the perfect setup for couples. The interiors and decor of the place are also very simple and gives a very calming effect. From the cobblestone pathways lit up using string lights, to the rustic furniture, to the wood-paneled flooring for the indoor seating section. Each of the tables is placed at quite some distance from each other ensuring you get to have some quality time with your partner with some privacy! Talking about the food, they serve American cuisines and a number of beverages. It's one of the coziest restaurants in the city where you can have a nice lazy, romantic afternoon with your partner.
INR 1000, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps
5. Kaffe Gardenia, Banjara Hills
Another very calm and refreshing restaurant in the city where you can head for a nice romantic lunch with your loved one. This restaurant as the name suggests resembles a garden! A very green and pleasant garden. With planters and creepers growing on the ceiling and hanging down, the place looks really beautiful. The menu is also priced reasonably, so it doesn't count in the expensive restaurants' list, but surely gives you the fine dining experience! The staff is extremely friendly and will make sure your date goes exactly as you've planned. Talking about the food, they serve North Indian, South Indian, and Chinese cuisines. Do make sure to explore their dessert menu, it's curated with perfection and each and every dish will make you drool and send your taste buds in bliss! With great food, good service, and ambiance this is one of the best romantic places in the city to head for your next date.
INR 800, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps
6. Olive Bistro & Bar, Jubilee Hills
Olive Bistro is an outdoor seating restaurant with probably one of the best views in the city! Overlooking the Durgam Cheruvu lake, this restaurant cum bar is the place you need to take your date for your next lunch date. The calming ambiance of this place is what attracts couples to this place. You can call Olive Bistro in advance and make arrangements for your date with the help of the staff. They will make all the necessary arrangements like setting up a private area just for you and your partner, decorating the table according to your preferences, set up the candlelight on your table for a romantic meal. If you're planning on proposing, they will even safeguard your ring and bring it to your table on your request with a lovely performance. The place is just perfect for romantic dates. Talking about the food, they serve Italian and French cuisines. Their desserts are extremely delicious and a must-try!
INR 1500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps
Best restaurants for a romantic dinner in Hyderabad
7. Waterfront, Necklace Raod
Waterfront is one of the best restaurants in Hyderabad with a lake view. It's a casual dining restaurant with both indoor and outdoor seating arrangements. As the sun goes down, the view of the Hussain Sagar lake becomes breathtaking, which is why this is one of the best romantic restaurants in Hyderabad for the perfect romantic dinner. Picture this, you're sitting in their outdoor seating section, the sun has gone down and the street lights are on, the city's beautiful skyline is visible, there's candlelight on your table and you're having endless conversations with your partner and having delicious food! Isn't it the perfect romantic evening? Talking about the place, the indoor seating section has quite modern interiors and decors with gray colored walls and carpet flooring with air conditioning and plush furniture for seating color matching with the walls. You have different types of modern abstract art used as decor. Talking about the outdoor seating section, you have wooden flooring, planters all around the place, and similar furniture for seating. You can view the huge Buddha statue and the country's largest Indian flag from the waterfront. Talking about the food, they serve North Indian, Mughlai, Continental, and Chinese cuisines. The food is tasty, but the service could be a little fast. Also, their butter chicken tastes a little sweet, so if you like spicy food, request the staff to make the butter chicken spicy.
INR 1200, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps
8. Over The Moon, Jubilee Hills
If you love a good view with great food and ambiance, Over the Moon is the perfect place for you! This restaurant cum microbrewery is one of the most popular places amongst couples. It's also one of the best rooftop restaurants in the city with an amazing view of the city skyline, you and your partner can enjoy your romantic dinner to the fullest. Over The Moon also has a fully decked rooftop bar that not only has all sorts of beer but amazing cocktails as well! When you have a rooftop setting, delicious food, great ambiance, and a variety of drinks to choose from, what can go wrong on your romantic evening? The place is also very picturesque with very intelligent use of lighting to bring out the best of the place, along with the modern interiors and decor, this place looks perfect, be it day or night! The staff is friendly and service is also fast, considering the place is almost always full! This place has ceiling to floor glass doors to showcase the amazing view of the city skyline. Grab a table, light up candlelight, order your favorite food and booze, look at the amazing view, enjoy the music, and enjoy your perfect romantic getaway right in the heart of the city! Talking about the food, they serve Italian, Continental, Asian, and North Indian cuisine. The food tastes good, their bar menu is quite interesting with different types of freshly brewed beer and a variety of cockatiels. This place is a must-visit for all couples!
INR 2500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps
9. Mud Brick Kitchen & Bar, Jubilee Hills
Located in Jubilee Hills, Mud Brick Kitchen & Bar is another famous spot for all couples to go to if they want to have a nice romantic evening. They have a huge outdoor seating section, which looks very nice and picturesque. Once the sun goes down and the lights are on, that's when the exact beauty of this place is seen. The lighting brings out the life of this place. Talking about the place, the interiors and decor style is modern and simple, they have nice tiled flooring and wooden furniture with planters all around to give it a more calming and romantic ambiance. The walls have a very funny and modern wall art on them, with wooden elements in between to give it a contemporary look. The indoor seating area has modern chic-looking furniture. They have a white screen to stream live sporting events. They have a huge fully decked bar counter and talking about the food, they serve North Indian and Oriental cuisines along with some fast food options. The food tastes okay, but the service is really fast and the bar menu has some really cool and new cocktails that you can try. This is the perfect place if both you and your partner like to party and have a good time.
INR 1500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps
Best romantic restaurants perfect for a candlelight dinner in Hyderabad
10. Exotica, Banjara Hills
If you ever end up searching for the best romantic restaurants in Hyderabad, Exotica will definitely be one of the top restaurants. It's one of the most famous rooftop restaurants in the city and a crowd favorite when it comes to romantic candlelight dinner! If you ever wanted to just spend some quality time with your partner and enjoy good food and a great view of the city skyline, Exotica is the perfect place for you! Talking about the place, they have a very nice setup. with vintage furniture, lots and lots of planters, dim lighting you have just the perfect ambiance for a romantic evening. Talking about the food, they serve North Indian, Mughlai, and Chinese cuisines. The food tastes good, it takes some time for the food to reach your table, but that shouldn't be a problem, because that means you get more time to spend with your loved ones!
INR 1800, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps