Delhi is a foodie's delight, thanks to its rich melting pot of cultures. Students in Delhi will testify to the fact that it is no easy task to opt for canteen food, considering the sheer number of exciting eateries around.
Eateries with eye-catching names and attractive interiors are mushrooming around college campuses. If you know where to look, you're bound to stumble upon something that suits both your palate and your wallet.
So if you are a food freak, here is a list of eight eateries for you to check out around your campuses.
North Campus eateries
Here is our pick of some cafes with striking names around North Campus of Delhi University. Just board a metro to GTB Nagar to get to this food paradise.
Known for its continental and Italian cuisines, YOLO 21 has some interesting dishes to offer including the cottage cheese delight pizza and the banoffee pie, to name a few.
Our pick from the menu: Grand Oreo shake
Cost for two: Rs 700
Location: 2522, Ground Floor, Hudson Lane, Delhi University-GTB Nagar, New Delhi
For God's Cake
This eatery lives up to its name with its variety of tempting desserts and pastries. If their hazelnut chocolate pastry, butterscotch pastry, chocolate truffle won't tempt you then their free wifi should seal the deal. Their cozy and pleasant decor is another plus.
Our pick from the menu: Banoffee pie
Cost for two: Rs 500
Location: 2521, Hudson Lane, Delhi University-GTB Nagar, New Delhi
Big Yellow Door
With outlets in north as well as south campuses, Big Yellow Door caters to students across the city. Specialising in Italian and fast food, this is a pocket-friendly place. Some of its recommended dishes are the cheesy nachos, Mexicana, butter chicken pasta.
Our pick from the menu: B Y D Cheese Bomb Burger
Cost for two: Rs 600
Location: H-8 B, Near GTB Nagar Metro Station, Opposite Hudson Lane's NDPL Office, Vijay Nagar, New Delhi
The café serves Italian, continental, Chinese, Lebanese along with hookah. 736 A.D has some interesting dishes to tempt you, the club sandwich, Manchurian gravy, and hakka noodles, just to name a few.
Cost for two: Rs 700
Location: G-15/B, Vijay Nagar, New Delhi
Satya Niketan: DU South Campus eateries
Satya Niketan is the most popular hangout place in South Campus. Located opposite to Venkateshwara college, this area has an impressive variety of restaurants, bars, and cafes.
Scooter on the Wall
While the prominent vintage scooter outside the cafe will impress you, the menu is bound to excite you further. A la carte includes some interestingly-named items like the scooter burger, and the Salman Khan shake, just to name a few.
Our pick from the menu: Bolognese spaghetti and Arnold shake
Cost for two: Rs 800 approx.
Location: 124, Opposite Venkateshwara College, Satya Niketan, New Delhi
Known for its Italian, continental, and Mexican cuisines, the highlights of 2 Bandits are a bar, an outdoor seating area, a smoking area and live sports screening.
Our pick from the menu: Mexican Flame
Cost for two: Rs1,900 for two people (approx) with alcohol
Location: 16, 1st & 2nd Floor, Opposite Sri Venkateshwara College, Satya Niketan, New Delhi
This Bollywood style restaurant has interesting interiors to enjoy. Hera Pheri's tempting menu includes paneer tikka masala sandwich, virgin mojito, chicken cheese nachos.
Our pick from the menu: Gol gappa shotsCost for the two: Rs 500 approx
Location: 2, Opposite Sri Venkateshwara College, Satya Niketan, New Delhi
Young Wild Free
Located in the lanes of Satya Niketan, this café has vibrant and cute interiors. The cuisines include Italian, Chinese, and continental.
Our pick from the menu: Kashmir masala omelette
Cost for the two: Rs 500 approx.
Location: 13, 1st Floor, Opposite Venkateswara College, Satya Niketan, New Delhi