Top 14 Restaurants in Hyderabad to visit with your family or friends or for a Team Lunch

  • Westin Mindspace, Raheja It Park Hitec City, Hyderabad
  • Park Hayatt Hotel- Banjara Hills ,Hyderabad
  • Vivanta Hyderabad, Begumpet
  • The Fisherman’s Wharf- Financial District , Hyderabad
  • Radisson Restaurant, Gachibowli
  • Talking Hands Restaurant, Begumpet
  • Calicut Chillys Multi Cuisine Restaurant, Khilwat, Hyd
  • Southern Mirchi, Nagarjuna Circle, Punjagutta
  • Gappe vappe – Almond House, Kukatpally
  • Flavours Of Taj Mahal- Madhapur
  • Simply South Restaurant in Hyderabad, Hitech City
  • Firewater Restaurat, Hitech City
  • Vijayakrishna Restaurant Kukatpally
  • Abhinandhan Grand, Kukatpally

Westin Mindspace Hyderabad

Westin Mindspace Hyderabad – The place always maintains the standard and lot of lobby area for kids to move around.

Information about this Westin Restaurant :

It’s a 5 Star Hotel
Address : Address of this Westin is Raheja It Park Hitec City, Madhapur, Hyderabad, Telangana 500081

This is a 5-Star hotel with different restaurants . Address of this Westin is Raheja It Park Hitec City, Madhapur, Hyderabad, Telangana 500081

How is Food in Westin Hyderabad :

We went for a lunch with family. There are soo many varieties of food items and I bet one can’t taste all the food. If you taste one spoon of all the food items, your stomach will be full.
One section is full of cakes and sweets. One side full of rice items, one section non veg curries, one side salads, omlets, fish, and many.
But, I saw a separate Ice cream stall in Park Hayatt but it seems like it was not in this Hotel.

Ambience in Westin Hyderabad:

It’s a very huge and spacious restaurants. After taking food, if you walk around this place, you will again feel hungry.
The ambiance is very great beautifully decorated with flower pots, exhibitions, stalls huge paintings, creepers, and lights.
When you enter into this, you will feel like you have entered into a palace with all high profile people.
Left side corner, you will see a live music is going on.


Exhibitions in Westin Hyderabad :

When we went, there was a painting exhibition. There are many huge paintings with good messages and in-depth meanings.


And the cost of each painting also more than one lakh.
Shops in Westin Hyderabad
There are steps to down from the main restaurant. There are few shops for bangles, artificial jewelry, Wall decorators and few more.
The last shop was Bangles store. We spoke to the shopkeeper. And we are touched with his story.
He had a family in Pakistan. His sister who is 14 yrs of age is in Pakistan.

Due to recent changes in Kashmir, he can’t meet his sister and he is missing her. He says he sees his sister in every female in Hyderabad.

Cost :

lunch buffet cost in Westin Hyderabad
We went for a Buffet Lunch and approx. cost per plate is Rs 2500 /-. For the taste and variety of food, its worth.

Questions :

Does the westin Hyderabad Mindspace have a restaurant on site?

There are 4 to 5 restaurants in this Westin like Seasonal Tastes, Daily Treats and 4 more.
Once you enter into this, Left Side corner one restaurant, Right Side, and when you go down, one restaurant. I couldn’t ale to see remaining as I don’t know at that time. You can see those pics in videos and pictures posted.
How much does it cost to stay at westinn Hyderabad?
The Cost varies from day to day the lowest I saw is approx. Rs. 8000 /- and I saw the cost as 23000/- per day also.
Does the Westin Hyderabad Mindspace has a pool?
Yes I heard that there is an out door pool, a kids pool and one more. But I dint go directly there. I just heard.

What is there to do at the Westin Hyderabad Mindspace?

Can Conduct Business Events

How do I get to the Westin Hyderabad Mindspace from the nearest airport?

From Airport, if we book ola or Uber, it will take 45 minutes to 1 hour depending on the traffc and time.
The cost will be almost Rs. 1000 /- for the cab.

Can I park a car at the Westin Hyderabad Mindspace ?

Yes its free of cost

Park Hayatt Hotel

Park Hayatt Hotel-Hyderabad – Best place in the city for celebrating any family occasion or business meeting

Information about Hayatt Hotel-Hyderabad
It is at Road No. 2, Banjara Hills and the has a chain of hotels.


It was said that it was first started at Los Angeles near International Airport.
Nice place for meetings and get-together. Beautiful place to dine with family and friends

How is the Food in Hayatt Hotel :

I will not give full rating for food in this restaurant but we can try.
Tomato soup was nice. There were many food items and desserts.
There was an Ice cream stall but we need to pay extra and purchase ice cream.

Ambience in Hayatt Hotel.

This Restaurant is a 5 Star Hotet. It is not as Big as Westin Hyderabad but quite spacious. The main attraction is the big Marbol idol in the middle of the restaurant.
And there was a place with falling beats, where we can take nice pictures. Many flower pots. Sofas to sit and chat.
Love the Ambiance.
Well maintained. Liked the lighting ambiance and atmosphere.

Cost of the food:

Its around Rs. 1000/- her head and its really worth for that cost.
Who is the owner of the Park Hyatt?

As per the official website, of Hyatt, Hyatt was founded by Jay Pritzker

Vivanta Hyderabad

Vivanta Hyderabad, Begumpet
A Beautiful Experience.

Information : To write this article, I did some research in internet and surprised to know that ivanta belongs to TATA Group. It was first Jamsetji Tata in 1868.
This Vivanta has 30 hotels in more than 6 continents.
Hyderabad Address : 1-10-147 & 148, Mayur Marg, Begumpet, Hyderabad, Telangana 500016 Website Vivanta

Food in Vivanta :

We went to Hyderabad Begumpet Vivanta. There are enough food items. Amd can’t give full rating for taste.

Food in Vivanta Restaurant Hyderabad

Here was a dish with name “ Nellore Chepala Pulusu”.
Hellooos I am a Nellore lady and I know the taste of Nellore Chepala pulusu. It was no where near to that. I can’t give even 3 marks out of 10.
Biryanis are nice. Salads are good.
Tomato soup is very nice. Arrange men of food items are very attractive. The staff are very decent and cooperative.

Ambience of Vivanta:

Ambience is good. But less spacious when comparative with Westin and Hayath .

The domination of Yellow and red lights are very attractive. There are few sofas I the hall, so the people can wait or can have discussions.

Cost of Food in Vivanta Restaurant:

The cost per head is approximately Rs. 1500 to Rs. 2000 /-

Other Attractions in Vivanta:

The main thing which attracted me is “Paintings”

At the entrance itself, you will see two paintings . Left side one and right side one.
You will definitely remember a popular Nagarjuna’s Telugu movie “Oopiri”.

Restaurants in Hyderabad with paintings
A clipping from Movie”Oopiri”

Yes you will see exactly same type of Paintings at the entrance. I tried to understand but I don’t have enough intelligence.

Paintings in Vivanta

And then when we entered the dining hall, we saw many such type of paintings but with different pattern. We will see a painting next to each table.
At first, I didn’t understand anything. But once I started observing their paintings, …Seriously can’t stop appreciating the artist. I never saw such a talented artist. That all I can say. The artist showed the entire Hyderabad in his paintings in his/her unique way. Awesome. Marvelous excellent.
Don’t miss to check these paintings

The Fisherman’s Wharf Hyderabad This place will give you a feel of Goa

I went here 2 years back on a rainy day.
There were many umbrellas in the lawn and it added the beauty of the restaurant and gave a Goa look.

People in The Fisherman's Wharf Restaurant in Hyderabad
The Fisherman’s Wharf Hyderabad

This restaurant is a with the concept – The touch of Goa in Hyderabad.
This is the one of the very good restaurants for the sea food lovers.
This Fisherman’s Wharf restaurant is in Financial District, little far away from the main city.

I really don’t know the cost of the food as I didn’t paid. I went with my family and the amount was paid by my Brother and my father.
Even I didn’t collected many pics of this restaurant.

Pictures of The Fisherman's Wharf  restaurant in Hyderabad
Pictures of The Fisherman’s Wharf restaurant in Hyderabad

The one thing I was attracted apart from taste of food and ambiance was village style decorative pieces in some parts. Good place for clicking few pictures as well.


Radisson Restaurant, Gachibowli – Nice ambiance, tasty food and plenty of options


Video of Radisson Restaurant

This is the best restaurant in my view for the taste of food. I give 9 marks out of 10 for this restaurant.
There are 2 to 3 dining halls I think, but I am not sure.
For me more than food I like the dog which checks our vehicles at the entrance. Means the dog is with the security person at the entrance.

Address of Radisson Restaurant :

Chhota Anjaiah Nagar, Gachibowli, Hyderabad, Telangana 500032
Website : Radisson Restaurant

Food in Radisson Restaurant :

Pictures of Radisson Restaurant Hyderabad
Image of Radisson Restaurant

Both vegetarian food and Non-Vegetarian foods are tasty here. Many salads, Sweets, etc.
Among Non-veg food, I liked the Apollo fish and fish curry most. I like sea food and that too fish.
Salads, Desserts are the best than the main course. Pizza is amazing too.
Drinks. You can get many drinks here both soft and hot.
But, they don’t serve any soft drinks or mock tails as complementary.

Ambience in Radisson Restaurant :

Ambience in  Radisson Restaurant :
Radisson Restaurant in Hyderabad

Hmmmmm ya, I can say ambiance is also good but can’t compare with Westin, Vivanta and Hayatt.
The chairs are with Yellow dominated colors and gives pleasant look. At the entrance of the one of the dining hall, there an old 2 wheeler decorated with paints and people will tempted to take photos with it.
Even we also took few snaps.

Cost of Food in Radisson Restaurant :

Rs. 1500 to Rs. 2000 /- per head with out drinks.

Other Attractions in Radisson Restaurant :

Nothing as far as my knowledge is concern.

Talking Hands RestaurantA concept restaurant run by Deaf Enabled Foundation

Image of Talking Hands Restaurant in Hyderabad

A feed good restaurant and we can experience how a dumb and deaf man will interact with other people.
While eating food here, you can also learn few gestures of deaf and dumb people because you will be interacting in their language only.

Food in Talkinghands Restaurant
Food in Talking-hands Restaurant

I wrote a complete article on this Restaurant – Talking Hands Restaurant-A Unique Concept.

I didn’t like the taste of the food in this restaurant, and also, they should improve the quality of the food.

Pictures of Talking Hands Restaurant  in Hyderabad
Talking Hands Restaurant

The cost is very very reasonable. We are a family of eight members went to this restaurant and I paid only Rs. 3000 /- . It was on January 22nd 2019.

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Calicut Chillys Multi Cuisine Restaurant in Hyderabad – Restaurants near Charminar

Are you searching for where to find the best biryani in Hyderabad? Then, you need to go to old city.

We went to see Chowmahallah palace near Charminar along with family. At lunch time, we saw few restaurants opposite to the palace. There we saw this restaurant.

Video of Calicut Chillys restaurant

As we are very hungry, we went to this Calicut Chillys restaurant. When we entered we didn’t have much expectations. As this is one of the restaurants in Hyderabad near Charminar, and Charminar area is famous for Biryanis and qubani ka meetha, we ordered Dum Biryani for 7 people.

How is the Ambiance of this Restaurant near Charminar?

Yes. I liked he ambience also. I will not say excellent but good and attractive. All he walls are painted with different sea foods. The colours are attractive to eyes.

How are the staff of the Restaurant?

The Manager of the Restaurant was very humble and polite. The remaining staff were also courteous.

How was the taste of Biryani and Food?

Even today, I get water from my mouth if I think of this biryani. The taste was very good. And the main thing is, after eating this Dum Biryani, we didn’t feel heaviness in our stomach.

Biryani in Hyderabad Restaurants
Hyderabadi Biryani

As a salad, we ordered “qubani ka meetha”. Its one of the popular sweet in Hyderabad. They served this sweet along with ice cream. No words to praise. Ummmmm lovely.

I can say this Calicut Chillys Multi Cuisine Restaurant in Hyderabad is  “Best Restaurants in Hyderabad near Charminar”

Positive Points :

  • Taste of Biryani
  • Taste of Qubani ka Meetha
  • Courteous Staff
  • Cost Effective – Means not costly

Negative point:

  • There is no Buffet lunch.
  • Washrooms are not upto the mark

Address: Opp to Chowmahalla Palace, Mahboob Chowk, Khilwat, Hyderabad, Telangana 500002

Southern Mirchi Restaurant in Hyderabad

This is one of My favourite restaurants in Hyderabad. It is near Punjagutta at Nagarjuna Circle.

Best Restaurants in Hyderabad

How is the Ambience of Southern Mirchi Restaurant?

The ambience is cool and decent. You feel like you went to a someone’s house instead of a restaurant. The walls are painted with rangolis.

A lady painting while going upstairs is very attractive.

They generally play old songs with low sound. You will get a pleasant feeling.

From outside, you won’t think that this is a spacious one with many of rooms.

Wash rooms are also good

How is the Taste of the food in Southern Mirchi Restaurant?

Taste of the food in Southern Mirchi Restaurant?
Southernmirchi Restaurant in Hyderabad with excellent Taste

All the dishes are tasty. The cooks are from Nellore and you will love chepala pulusu and royyala iguru.

I bet you will not get this taste anywhere in Hyderabad.

If you are a vegetarian, go for Thaali. The Mango pickle, and the sweet curd is superb.

They will supply Ghee as if they are giving water. Woow

Ask for minapa vadiyalu and Uppu Mirapakayalu. And eat along with sambar.

You will find different types of “podulu”. Mix that in white rice, add little ghee and try it. Ummmm.

Positive Points :

  • Taste of Food
  • Cost effective
  • Decent Staff
  • Good Ambience
  • Clean Washrooms
  • Taste of Curd

Negative Point :

  • No Buffet Lunch

Address: 76, next to Mahindra AML Motors, Nagarjuna Hills, Punjagutta, Hyderabad, Telangana 500082

Gappe vappe – Almond House, Kukatpally

This is a snacks restaurant. And famous for Chats and Pani Puri.

I have visited this Almond House in Kukatpally near Forum Mall.

Pani Puri in Almond house – Kukatpally, hyderabad

How is the Ambience of Almond house Kukatpally?

There is no enough space and ambiance is fine.

How is the taste of Chats and Panu Puri and other food ?

Though, its little costly, when compared with the road side panipuri, there is no competition in taste.

You should taste the pani puri atleast once here.

They will give puri and pani differently. Pani will be served in different ceramic bowls. We need to mix the chole, onians and this masala pani and add this in poori and should eat.

Other Chats are also served differently with variety of dishes.

I liked the way they are presenting the food.

Positive Points :

  • Taste
  • Presentation of the food

Negative Points

  • Costly
  • There is no enough space and tables to sit
  • Crowdy

Address: 490, JNTU – Hitech City Road, K P H B Phase 3, Kukatpally, Hyderabad, Telangana 500072

Flavours Of Taj Mahal- Madhapur- Restaurants Near Madhapur

This is a vegetarian Restaurant and there are many branches in Hyderabad. I went to Madhapur Branch and it’s inside the PVR Icon Next Galleria Mall, Madhapur

How is the Ambiance of Flavours of Taj Mahal?

The Ambiance is very beautiful.

One side of the wall was panted with all the important places in Hyderabad, which includes Budha status in Tank Bund, Metro Station, Charminar, Golconda and many more places.

Another side of the wall is “Athidi Devo Bhava” Poster with inspiring quotations and pencil sketches of B.Babu Rao, B.Sundar Rao and P.Anand Rao

How the Taste of Food in Flavours of Taj Mahal?

The taste of food is fine. I can’t say excellent.

We ordered Butter Nan and Garlic Nan with malai Koftha and suka Sabji.

Naan in Hyderabad Restaurants
Food in Hyderabad Restaurants

The taste was quite good. And they didn’t take much time to server the food after we order from menu.

Even the cost is reasonable. Means not too costly.

Positive Points:

  • Taste of Food
  • Ambiance
  • Cost
  • Polite Staff

Negative Points:

  • Pure Veg Restaurant

Address: Next Galleria Mall, Hitech City Rd, Madhapur, Hyderabad, Telangana 500081

Simply South Restaurant in Hyderabad-Restaurants Near Hitech City

I have visited Hitech branch. After going there, I understand their journey through 5 states.

Restaurants Near Hitech City, Hyderabad

How is the Ambiance of Simply South Restaurant near Hitech City, Hyderabad?

The Ambience is quite normal and there is no special to discuss much about it.

When we enter, near the entrance, you will find a big bowl decorated with many flowers and we feel good to see that bowl.

You will also find a signature board of Simply South Restaurant Chef Chalapathi Rao garu.

The chairs, tables, bowls, glasses on the tables will give authentic look of south India.

This Restaurant got Times Food award in the year 2017 and many other awards and you can see those certificates on the walls of this Restaurant.

How is the Taste of Food in Simply South restaurant?

Taste of Food in Simply South restaurant?
South Indian Restaurants in Hyderabad

The speciality of this restaurant is “Elaneer Payasam”. It is prepared with Tender Coconut Milk and Coconut water.

It will be served in a small bowl and the taste is simply superb. I also tasted sweet Avakaya. And I didn’t see this type of Avakaya in any of the restaurants in Hyderabad. Its Yummy.

Positive Points:

  • Taste of Elaneer Payasam
  • Sweet Avakaya
  • Cost

Negative points :

  • They took more time to serve the food

Address: Tower, Plot No 1, 2nd Floor, BK, Sector-2, Patrika Nagar, HITEC City, Hyderabad, Telangana 500081

Firewater Restaurant- Restaurants in Hyderabad towards Hitech City

I don’t know why this name for this Restaurant as “FireWater”

Video of Firewater restaurant in Hyderabad

How is the Ambiance of Firewater Restaurant?

At the entrance, you will find few bowls with water flow.

On the walls, you will find dolphins moulds. You can that in the video.

It’s not a big restaurant and the ambiance is also not great but good.

Wash Rooms in this Restaurant are clean and neat.

How is the Taste of food in this Restaurant?

budget restaurants in Hyderabad
Biryanis in Restaurants in Hyderabad City

We ordered Biryani (as usual), Nana, soups and crispy corn.

Taste is quite good.

The cost is approximately Rs. 1500 /- for 2 people.

It’s not a budget restaurant and at the same time, it’s not costly Restaurant. It’s in between those.

Positive Points:

  • Taste of Food
  • Neat Wash Rooms

Negative Points:

  • They delayed to come and serve the food we ordered.
  • Not a spacious Restaurant

Address: Fifth Floor, Phoenix Tower A Opposite Trident Hotel, Hitech City Main Rd, Hyderabad, Telangana 500081

Vijayakrishna Restaurant Kukatpally– Restaurants in Kukatpally, Hyderabad

This restaurant is in Kukatpally. We can see this Restaurant from the main road.

How is the Ambiance of this Restaurant?

Hmmm…Nothing extraordinary.

But I liked the colourful lampshades hanged on every table. We can see the road from this restaurant and can have your food watching vehicles on the road from the glass walls of the restaurant.

One side of the wall, you will find a big wall mounted Television.

Another side of the wall is painted with the top tourist places in Hyderabad.

I recognized 6 tourist attractions of Hyderabad on the wall.

How is the taste of the food?

Taste of Food in Restaurants in Hyderabad
My Hyderabad Tastes

Restaurants I am going to cover in my Next Article are

Hmmmm….Not Bad…

Hmmmm…Not good

Positive Points:

  • Colourful lampshades

Negative points:

  • Taste of the food on the day we visited this place

Address: Opp, BJP Office Rd, Above Reliance Digital, M J Colony, Vivek Nagar, Kukatpally, Hyderabad, Telangana 500072

Abhinandhan Grand – Restaurants Near Kukatpally, Hyderabad

This Restaurant is in Kukatpally, Vivekananda nagar.

You can see this restaurant from the main road.

How is the Ambiance of Abhinandan Grand restaurant in Kukatpally?

The ambiance is good. But can’t give the rating as excellent. The walls has big carwings with images of elephants, horses.

Is just on the road side and you can watch metro trains and vehicle going on the main road from the glass walls of this restaurant.

We went for dinner, so watching lights of the vehicles on the road is a beautiful sight.

A small fish tank at the entrance.

Wash rooms are not clean.

How is the taste of food in this restaurant?

Vegetarian Food in Hyderabad Restaurants
Special Restaurant in Hyderabad

Can’t give 5 out of 5 rating. But one can try. I liked Vegetarian food in this restaurant and nothing special to discuss about the food in this restaurant.

Positive Points :

  • View from this restaurant

Negative points :

  • Washrooms are not clean and neat

Address: 207, National Highway 65, Near South India Shopping Mall, A.S.Raju Nagar, Vivekananda Nagar, Kukatpally, Hyderabad, Telangana 500072

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