8 Restaurants That Offer A Michelin Star Experience In India

By Reshma Dewda on Jan 24, 2019
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Michelin star, the ultimate hallmark of fine dining, this honor is for those restaurants that have excelled in all aspects of gourmet food- innovation, flavor and experience. The famous tire company has a long history of reviewing restaurants and based on the advice of anonymous critics who visit the restaurant, the establishment can earn up to three stars for criterion like quality of the products, mastery of flavor and cooking techniques, the "personality" of chef in his cuisine, value for money and consistency between visits.

Craving for a Michelin star restaurant's experience in India? Here are 8 restaurants that offer you a Michelin star experience in India:

Restaurants Location Price for Two
Megu The Leela Palace, New Delhi INR 9000-12000
Yauatcha Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore INR 2600
Akira Back JW Marriott New Delhi INR 4500
Le Cirque Delhi and Mumbai INR 5000
Kai Launching soon INR 5000
Hakkasan Mumbai INR 2600
Ziya Mumbai INR 4500
Wasabi by Moritomo The Taj Mahal Palace & Tower, Mumbai INR 10000

1. Megu, Delhi

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The Leela Palace, Diplomatic Enclave, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi

This restaurant boasts of stunning interiors and enthusiastic service. The food cooked with the bincho-tan technique is not only scrumptious, but refreshingly unique too. The New York branch of Megu is a proud recipient of the Michelin star.

Price: Rs. 9000 to Rs 12,000
Must Try: sake wine and lobster sushi roll

Website: Megu, New Delhi Website

Restaurant Reviews: Reviews and photos from TripAdvisor

2. Yauatcha, Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore

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Delhi- Level 2, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi
Bangalore: 1 MG Road Mall, MG Road, Bangalore
Mumbai:Raheja Towers, Bandra Kurla Complex, Mumbai

The London original of this restaurant has earned a Michelin star in 2005 and it’s easy to see why; an ambiance like none other you have ever experienced and food that is made with finesse, Yauatcha is a class apart. Be prepared to be floored with the hospitality and the settting.

Price: Rs 2,600 for two people
Must Try: Dimsums and Blood Orange Cake

Website: Yauatcha, Mumbai

Restaurant Reviews: Reviews and Photos from TripAdvisor

3. Akira Back, Delhi

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JW Marriott New Delhi, Asset Area 4, Hospitality District, Aerocity IGI Airport, New Delhi

From the imposing sake wall to the interior that reflects the personality of the pro-snowboarder owner, this restaurant rattles your mundane expectations and gives you a reason to visit again and again. The staff is courteous to a fault and the ambiance is truly out of the world. Back won the first Michelin at Bellagio in Las Vegas.

Price: Rs 4,500 for two people

Must Try: Tuna Pizza, Yellowtail Jalapeno Carpaccio.

Website: Akira Back, New Delhi

Restaurant Reviews: Reviews and Photos from TripAdvisor

4. Le Cirque, Delhi and Mumbai

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Delhi :The Leela Palace, Diplomatic Enclave, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi
Mumbai: The Leela, Andheri-Kurla Road, Sahar, Mumbai

The same legendary ambiance and food that the New York franchise of this restaurant is famous for, Le Cirque has gone all out to ensure that you have a memorable experience. The Le Cirque at Bellagio, Las Vegas has won a Michelin star. The view of the Delhi skyline is simply outstanding.

Price: Rs. 5000 for two
Must Try: black truffle risotto and crme brulee.

Website: Le Cirque, Delhi

Restaurant Reviews: Reviews and Photos from TripAdvisor

5. Kai, Delhi

Chi Ni, The Roseate, Samalka, Delhi, 110037

Chinese food in its most unadulterated perfection. For a marvelous al fresco experience, Chi Ni is slated to be a promising restaurant that combines delicious food with unflinching hospitality. It’s London counterpart Kai has won a Michelin star for its balance between comfort recipes and modern interpretations.

Price: 5000 for two people
Must Try: Wasabi Prawns, Noodles, Wasabi Mushrooms

Website: Roseate, New Delhi

Restaurant Reviews: Reviews and Photos from TripAdvisor

6. Hakkasan, Mumbai

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206, Krystal, Waterfield Road, Linking Road, Bandra West, Mumbai

Serving contemporary Chinese cuisine, expect a world class ambiance that is understated yet classy. Having earned Michelin stars across the world, Hakassan sure knows how to please its patrons.

Price: Rs. 2600 for two people
Must Try: Dimsums, Mock Duck Salad

Website: Hakkasan, Mumbai

Restaurant Reviews:Reviews and Photos from TripAdvisor

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7. Ziya Restaurant, Mumbai

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The Oberoi, Nariman Point, Mumbai

Vineet Bhatia’s Michelin starred handpicked menu serves eclectic Indian cuisine that is sure to surprise your taste palate. The presentation of the food is unique and something to look forward to. The view of Marine Drive is like an exciting aperitif to the meal.

Price: Rs. 4500 for two people
Must Try: Kolhapuri jheenga, masala cheese naan and gulab jamun.

Website: Ziya Restaurant, Mumbai

Restaurant Reviews: Reviews and Photos from TripAdvisor

8. Wasabi by Moritomo, Mumbai

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The Taj Mahal Palace & Tower, Apollo Bunder, Colaba, Mumbai

Michelin star chef Moritomo impresses with his sheer panache and comfort with Japanese cuisine. He completely reinvents the classic dishes and makes them his own signature style. Wasabi lives up to every bit of its avant garde reputation and then some.

Price: Rs. 10,000 for two.
Must Try: Sashimi platter, soft shell crab.

Website: Wasabi by Morimoto

Restaurant Reviews: Reviews and Photos from TripAdvisor

The culinary scene in India has come a long way and has reinvented itself to world class levels. Now, you don’t have to go too far for Michelin perfection as these restaurants offer you the best of international cuisines right here in India.

Put on your classiest outfit and build up a grand appetite, there’s something exciting cooking right next to you!

Know more about Michelin Star restaurants

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