The Jugaad Cafe & Bar

Defence Colony has come up a long way over last 5 decades bringing in various dine-in and eat out destinations in Delhi. Today it is considered on the list of Delhi’s most affluent colonies that offers amazing restaurants and fine dine-in places as well. Below is the list of such restaurants that every foodie must try:

Address: 14, Defence Colony Market, Defence Colony, New Delhi
Contact: 011 2433 0930
Opening Hours: 11 AM – 11:30 PM
Cuisines: North Indian, Chinese, South Indian, Seafood, Chettinad

Swagath Defence Colony
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Cost: ₹1,500 for two people (approx.); ₹ 180 for a pint of beer (approx.)
If you are away from home and craving for “Ghar-ka-khana”, then this place is definitely meant for you. Mouth-watering traditional delicacies including Chettinad, North Indian and South Indian delicacies will tempt here beyond expectations. Soothing interiors, excellent service and courteous staffs will enhance your mesmerising dine-in experience. Prawn Gussy, Stew, Fish Koliwada and Chicken Chettinad are few delicacies which every foodie must try.

Address: 47, Defence Colony Market, Defence Colony, New Delhi
Contact: 087505 95555
Opening Hours:12:30 PM to 12 Midnight
Cuisines: Hyderabadi, Kashmiri, North Indian, Chinese

RoadRomeo Defence Colony
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Cost: ₹1,650 for two people (approx.) with alcohol; ₹99 for a pint of beer (approx.)
A renowned name due to its splendid offerings for Kashmiri and Hyderabadi delicacies, One can surely go for Hyderabadi Biryani here to enjoy authentic flavour from Hyderabad with its irresistible aroma. Paneer Malai Tika and Veg Supreme are perfect for vegetarian foodies. Decent interiors and quick service gives you an overall pleasant dine-in experience.

Defence Bakery
Address: 34, Defence Colony Market, Defence Colony, New Delhi
Contact: 011 2433 3178
Opening hours: 10 AM to 9 PM
Cuisines: Bakery, Fast Food

Defene Bakery

Cost: ₹400 for two people (approx.)
Be it sweet or savoury, this place offers appetising flavours of both kinds. Cakes here are fluffy, Pizza beyond perfection and breads are deliciously aromatic. You can try their freshly baked fruit-pie with savoury cherries, kiwi slices and pineapple slices. They also offer customised cup cakes with eye-catchy fondant designs. Every deal is a true value for money.

Bonne Bouche
Address: Shop 16, 1st Floor, Defence Colony Market, Defence Colony, New Delhi
Contact: 011 4104 4779
Opening hours: 11:30 AM to 11:30 PM
Cuisines: Italian, French

Bonne Bouche

Cost: ₹1,750 for two people (approx.); ₹200 for a pint of beer (approx.)
A cosy place offering flavourful delicacies. Ambience here is decent and food is amazing. Be it a brunch date or an exotic dinner with your loved one, this place is a perfect pick. The list of “wow” items includes Pizza Bonne Bouche, Pork chops with bacon and red wine sauce -, Mushroom sauce bread croutons. Ice-teas are here freshly prepared and not out of ready-made Nestle packets which is worth to try.

Sagar Ratna
Address: 24, Defence Colony Market, Defence Colony, New Delhi
Contact: 011 2433 3658
Opening hours: 11 AM to 11 PM
Cuisines: North Indian, Chinese

Sagar Ratna

Cost: ₹600 for two people (approx.)
A place offering one of the best South Indian food. Consistent with quality, this restaurant offers simple interiors and hygienic seating arena. Exotic offerings like Rawa Dosa Masala, Idli Sambhar and Dahi Vada are mouth-watering and signature dishes. In case you experiment with its Paneer Dosa, it will surely stand beyond your expectations. Thumbs up for its efficient staff.

The Jugaad Cafe & Bar
Address: 10, Defence Colony Main Market, Defence Colony, New Delhi
Contact: 011 4056 7262
Opening hours:12 Noon to 1 AM
Cuisines: North Indian, Chinese, Continental

The Jugaad Cafe & Bar

Cost: ₹1,600 for two people (approx.) with alcohol; ₹150 for a pint of beer (approx.)
Be it a romantic date or an outing with friends, this place suits well to every occasion. Decorated with beer bottles, this place is lit with dim lightings and amazing decor. Humble serves takes care of your every need here considerately. Jugaad Parle G – a unique combination of Parle G biscuits, soan papdi and rabri is a must-try.  Try Sharabi Nariyal – a unique combination of Bacardi and Strawberry.

Def Col Social
Address: 28-A, Defence Colony Market, Defence Colony, New Delhi
Contact: 078385 20799
Opening hours: 9:30 AM to 12:30 AM
Cuisines: Continental, American, Asian, North Indian

Def Col Social

Cost :₹1,600 for two people (approx.) with alcohol; ₹100 for a pint of beer (approx.)
A decent place with nice ambience. Amazing presentation of food and drinks here that adds up to taste. Chinese Bhel, Honey Chilli Fries, Keema Pao and Southern Fried Chicken Burgers are few delicacies which are unique and flawless. This place will surely satiate your cravings to eat something exceptional and remarkable.

Address: Shop No 35, Inner Circle, Main Market, Next to Defence Bakery, New Delhi
Contact: 011 4165 6507
Opening hours: 12:30 PM to 4 AM
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza


Cost: ₹900 for two people (approx.)
A place to relish impeccable Pizzas. Yes, this restaurant gives a stiff competition to the names like Dominos and Pizza Hut for its lip-smacking and cheese bursting Pizzas. Elegant ambience and well designed interiors sooths you to the core. If you ever have a late night cravings for Pizzas, this restaurant can serve you till 4 AM. Pizzas like Jamazian Heights and Sicillian are biggest hits among foodies.

28 Capri Italy
Address: 28A,, Main Market, Block C, Amar Colony, Defence Colony, New Delhi
Contact: 011 4654 3444
Opening hours:12 Noon to 12 Midnight
Cuisines: Italian

28 Capri Italy

Cost: ₹1,500 for two people (approx.)
Serene Environment, astounding drinks and immaculate food are some of basic characteristics of this place. Virgin Sangria, Mint Sangria and Lemon version are absolutely outstanding among mocktails and entirely refreshing. This restaurant offers healthy stuffs as starters like Salad Milano which is extremely fresh and flavourful, stuffed mushrooms and assortment of meats including sea food and pork. Pizzas are mind-blowing and Pastas are finger-licious. This place offers classy interiors and mesmerising fine-dining experience.

Address: 35, Defence Colony Market, Defence Colony, New Delhi
Opening hours: 12:30 PM to 4 PM, 7:30 PM to 11:30 PM
Cuisines: Rajasthani


Cost: ₹ 900 for two people (approx.)
Ranked among one of the finest destinations to dine in, this place offers a traditional and pure ethnic ambience. Courteous and prompt servers enhance your dine-in experience. If you love authentic Rajasthani cuisine, then this place surely deserves a visit. A place that offers value for money. Dal Bati Churma, Kadi Chawal and Bajra Khichadi are some of its best deals.

If you had no reason to visit Defence colony till now, these amazing restaurants in Defence Colony can be the tempting reasons now to let you explore the incredible dine-in experience.