ELITE Nightlife Awards are Around The Corner & this year we at ELITE Magazine India are in love with food experimentation. We want creativity laced with best of flavours. In this list we have selected the best places in the capital to explore molecular gastronomy in all its forms. Let’s see who finally wins at the ELITE Nightlife Awards Season 3, On 11th Of August in Dubai At The Burj-Al-Arab. Here they are,
1. Drunken Botanist at Cyber Hub- Gurgaon
The Drunken Botanist has raised the bar of molecular gastronomy in the capital in 2018. And if you think you have experienced enough molecular gastronomy then you are certainly wrong as The Drunken Botanist has a pack of surprises to offer. Located in the bustling cyber hub the place will hook gastronomical lovers in one go. The place is a hub of mesmerizing ambience and over the edge foods. This new restaurant-cum-bar will be the third microbrewery to come to Cyber Hub.Location: DLF Cyber City, DLF Phase 2, Sector 24, Gurugram, Haryana 122022
2. Molecule in Gurgaon
Molecule is the perfect combination of a brewery, a restaurant and a bar. The ambience of the place is inspired from World War II which has bunker themed décor, camouflaged servers and some great cocktails. The place is spread across two floors. The first floor at molecule has a rustic appeal. It encompasses 3D art works and artifacts, the seating constitutes of dark brown couches and wooden chairs. Molecule has a legacy of food experimentation and serves the best of platters of North India, continental and Italian delights. The place happens to provide a soothing atmosphere and amicable staff.Location: SCO- 53, 4th Floor, Sector 29, Gurugram, Haryana 122018
3. Decode at Rajouri Garden
Decode is spread across four levels and each level serves different types of customers. The place offers a lot of surprises in terms of ambience, food and music. So whether you are looking to dine with family or party with friends Decode is the perfect place for each of the categories. Level 1 boasts of fully stocked bar and tastefully selected interiors. It is a place where the DJ plays music and party really kick starts. The next level promises to offer a private dining place for people who love to spend an evening with family and friends. The gastronomical surprises include Quinoa Bhel which is a healthy version of your personal favorite with best Indian flavors. Being desi will not restrict your temptation for food experimentation as will love Matra Kulcha Pate – a pate made of matra and served with chilli maska kulcha. Another surprise is the Idli My Way which is actually idli sponge served with coconut chutney foam and rasam shots.Location: J-1/2, BK Dutta Market, Rajouri Garden, New Delhi, Delhi 110027
4. Prankster in Gurgaon
Prankster in Gurgaon’s is spread across an area of 10,000 square feet. As you walk upstairs towards the restaurant through a narrow corridor you are teleported into a time when you were young and free. You will also wish that your college should have the same ambience. The restaurant features bookshelves, library and some of the most attractive light installations you would have ever experienced. At Prankster lights have been seriously taken into consideration which certainly accentuates the look and feel of the place on to the next level. There is also a well designed hostel room, an amphitheater, a classroom and even a parking lot with fun elements embedded in each of them.
Another attraction is the truck and jeep parked outside. The trendy scooty doubles up as sofa on which you can have drink or two. Most of your favorite food is served in an innovative manner. It includes flat gappas, chilli potatoes stuffed with mashed potatoes, dahi bhalla ice-cream, pao bhaji burger among other innovations.
Location: Sector 29, Main Market, Gurugram, Haryana 122001
Who Do You Think Would Win In 2018 At The “ELITE Nightlife Awards” Season 3 At The Burj-Al-Arab in Dubai. Where Only India’s 50 Top Restaurants & Restaurateurs Will Be Given The Ultimate Honour Of Receiving ELITE Magazine India’s Recognition !