The one place in Delhi where you can enjoy breathtaking, 360° views of the city, as you dig into your favorite delectable meal, is Parikrama, the revolving restaurant. Launched in 1990, Parikrama is ranked amongst the legendary restaurants in the National Capital Region (NCR). At 240 feet, it is the highest revolving restaurant in India and the only such restaurant in Delhi.
Parikrama is located in the heart of the capital city Connaught Place that neighbors an array of top-end shopping centers and commercial establishments. Parikrama makes a complete revolution in 90 minutes, providing splendid views of the central park in Connaught Place, Yamuna River, Jama Masjid, Birla temple, Red Fort, Delhi Gate, Bangla Sahib Gurdwara, Pragati Maidan, and Rashtrapati Bhavan.
Parikrama is amongst the best places in Delhi for a romantic dinner. It is also perfect for corporate parties and spending quality time with family and friends.
Food & Drinks – Food at Parikrama is just as good as its amazing views of the city. The restaurant serves a wide variety of dishes from North Indian, Mughlai, Pakistani, Pan Asian, and Chinese cuisine.
Some of the top recommended items include Sikandari Raan, Salakhi Kebab, Saag Ghost, and Murg Lababdar. In Pan Asian and Chinese cuisine, one can choose from a wide variety of soups, appetizers, dimsim, chicken & lamb dishes, and noodles/fried rice.
The restaurant also has a niche collection of Western dishes, which are served from 12:30 PM to 7:00 PM. The Western menu includes items like soups, salads, pizza, burgers & sandwiches, and pasta & risotto.
For drinks, one can choose from a range of soft beverages, aperitifs, blended scotch whiskey, single malt whisky, bourbon, vodka, gin, rum, tequila, cognac/brandy and beer/breezer. Also, there are cocktails, mocktails and shooters and a diverse collection of white wines, red wines, and champagne/sparkling wines.
Ambience – Parikrama carries a sophisticated look and feel, which enhances the experience of fine dining. The restaurant is centrally air conditioned, which provides for a comfortable, fulfilling dining experience.
It also ensures that you can enjoy the impressive views of the city, irrespective of whether it might be raining outside, the scorching sun shining in the middle of summer or the bone chilling winters. The restaurant is spread across two floors; the one on the 24th floor is the revolving restaurant whereas the second one on the 25th floor includes an open area, a lounge, and a bar.
Service – Parikrama offers the best-in-class service, which is attentive and efficient. The staff is more than willing to help you choose the best dishes according to your specific tastes and preferences.
- Monday to Sunday: 12:30 PM to 11:00 PM
- Antriksh Bhavan, 22 Kasturba Gandhi Marg, Connaught Place, New Delhi, 110001