7 New Restaurants To Try This Month In Pune For A Gastronomic Delight!

New Pune restaurants
by Curly Tales Desk

Calling all food enthusiasts in Pune! Get ready to tantalise your taste buds and embark on a culinary adventure as we unveil the most exciting new restaurants debuting in your city this month. From delectable fusion cuisines to innovative gastronomic creations, Pune’s dining scene is buzzing with fresh flavours and unforgettable dining experiences. These restaurants can be on your list if you’re the kind who loves to experiment and try out new places in the city. This new Pune restaurants list will amaze you with its unique dishes, Instagrammable interiors and, most all, delicious spreads.

New Restaurants In Pune To Check Out In December 2023

1. Fiesta – Family Restaurant & Bar

Nestled in Hinjewadi-Wakad, Fiesta presents itself as a multifaceted dining and socialising hub. The thematic setting, complete with a breezy rooftop and an elegant fine dining section, sets the stage for diverse experiences. With space for over 100 guests, it caters effortlessly to gatherings of various sizes. Moreover, the promise of live bands on different days adds a lively touch to the ambiance.

Where: Wakad, Pune
When: 1:30 pm – 1:30 am
Cost: ₹1,300 (For two)

2. Ballr


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Ballr is synonymous with exclusivity and a captivating atmosphere. It strives to offer an exceptional blend of grand clubbing and a delightful dining experience. Each dish and cocktail in their repertoire is meticulously crafted to create an unforgettable evening. The focus on delivering an energetic outing resonates through their menu, promising an array of tantalising flavours that aim to leave a lasting impression.

Where: Kalyani Nagar, Pune
When: 7 pm – 11:30 pm
Cost: ₹1,000 (For two)

3. Ninkasi 9 Kitchen & Club


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Ninkasi 9 Kitchen & Club is a multifaceted establishment blending culinary experiences with entertainment. The venue combines the elements of a kitchen and a club, promising a unique fusion of gastronomy and nightlife. As suggested by its name, it draws inspiration from the ancient Sumerian goddess of beer and brewing, Ninkasi, hinting at a focus on both food and booze.

Where: Kalyani Nagar, Pune
When: 12 pm – 12 am
Cost: ₹2,300 (For two)

4. Vatican Kitchen and Bar


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Vatican is a culinary haven for those with a penchant for European and Pan-Asian cuisines. The restaurant boasts an authentic menu featuring dishes from Europe and Pan-Asia and bespoke cocktails. Its appeal lies not just in the diverse offerings but also in the promise of a symphony of good food and drinks and a splendid atmosphere created by stunning decor.

Where: Koregaon Park, Pune
When: 3 pm – 11:30 pm
Cost: ₹2,000 (For two)

5. Taps And Talks


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This restaurant balances modernity and rustic charm, reflected in its decor and ambiance. The expansive menu caters to a wide array of tastes, offering Indian, Chinese, and Continental cuisine. The standout feature here is the extensive selection of craft beers and cocktails, elevating the dining experience and ensuring patrons can indulge in flavorful cuisine while enjoying top-notch service.

Where: Bhugaon, Pune
When: 11 am – 11 pm
Cost: ₹1,200 (For two)

6. Mutuswami


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Mutuswami reveres South Indian culinary heritage with its name and cuisine offerings. It’s dedicated to delivering an authentic South Indian experience, meticulously preparing age-old recipes that cater to diverse palates. From fiery curries to comforting dosas, each dish reflects a rich tapestry of flavours, inviting patrons on a journey through South Indian gastronomy.

Where: Shivaji Nagar, Pune
When: 7 am – 12 am
Cost: ₹300 (For two)

7. Mountain Goat

Drawing inspiration from Himalayan and Nepalese aesthetics, Mountain Goat Pune offers an inviting space adorned with cosy interiors. Its menu boasts enticing dishes like Crispy Chicken Bao, Sadeko, and Nepalese Wai Wai Dynamite, promising a flavorful adventure. For enthusiasts of spicy cuisine, this spot is a must-visit, offering a culinary journey that resonates with aromatic and piquant flavours.

Where: Koregaon Park, Pune
When: 12 pm – 11 pm
Cost: ₹750 (For two)

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1. Cafe Bahar

In the world of fancy plates and pretty drinks, Cafe Bahar brings a wave of comfort to our lives. With a menu focused on delivering flavour and health hand in hand, this place is all kinds of wholesome. From smoothies to quiches, everything prepared in their kitchen is a must-try!

Where: Salunkhe Vihar Road, Pune
When: 10 am – 10 pm
Cost: ₹1,000 (For two)

2. Artizen Cafe 

What can be better than spending an evening with your best buddies, channelling your inner self on a canvas, drenched in colours, indulging in nostalgia, and gorging on some deliciousness? If this is your idea of an ideal day, Punekars, Cafe Artizen is waiting for you. The city’s first ever art cafe has quickly found its place in the hearts of everyone with a creative soul. After all, some colour and flavour are all we need to make life worth living, and this cafe has it all.

Where: Baner, Pune
When: 11 am – 10:30 pm
Cost: ₹600 (For two)

3. Food of Mangaluru


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If you have been looking for authentic Mangalorean food in Pune, your search ends with Food of Mangaluru, a modest culinary gem in the city. Move over the basic South Indian staples and make way for Kori Gassi, Chicken Urwal, Surmai Fry, Bangude Gassi, and more authentic dishes from Mangaluru. If these names don’t have you drooling yet, one bite into them certainly will. 

Where: Kharadi, Pune
When: 12 pm – 4 pm, 7 pm – 11:30 pm
Cost: ₹1,200 (For two)

4. Wingman


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The perfect hangout spot for you and your pals, Wingman is a cutesy cafe with dishes for every palate. From delicious pasta for the Italian-lovers, Jamaican Jerk Wings for a dose of spice, and cheesecakes for those with a sweet tooth, they literally serve it all! And guess what? Like a good Wingman, their takeout boxes feature a funny pick-up line you will totally fall for!

Where: Koregaon Park, Pune
When: 12 pm – 11 pm
Cost: ₹750 (For two)

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5. The Voyage 

Ever heard of a hostel that is also a co-working space as well as a cafe? Well, The Voyage in Pune has successfully merged these three, inviting not just locals but also folks from different cities to live like locals in Pune and indulge in their amazing menu. This voyage-themed cafe has a cosy vibe you will want to spend all your days in. 

Where: Koregaon Park, Pune
When: 8:30 am – 11 pm
Cost: ₹1,000 (For two)

6. Casa Del Queso


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Cheese lovers in Pune can now live their dreams of drowning in the cheesiest delights with this new restaurant in the city. As the name suggests, Casa Del Queso is all about cheese, and you will just love it. With delectables like Tiramisu, Affogato, Burrata Salad, and Tartufo Nero Pizza, this place is all set to become your go-to spot every time you need to have a good day.

Where: Koregaon Park, Pune
When: 9:15 am – 10:30 pm
Cost: ₹1,000 (For two)

7. 24k Kraft Brewzz

Pune now has its first rooftop beer garden, and it is definitely the place to be this month. Serving more than just amazing vibes, it has become the talk of the town quite instantly. So, what are you waiting for? Head to this gorgeous place this weekend and immerse yourself in their award-winning craft beer and their impeccable cuisine inspired by the royal families of Tamil Nadu, Majarasjtra, and Madhya Pradesh.

Where: Senapati Bapat Road, Pune
When: 12 pm – 12 am
Cost: ₹1,700 (For two)

8.  Yakii


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For lovers of South Asian flavours, Yakii has come to the city in a paradisiacal setting. With a South Asian kick to everything, they have unveiled a secret list of flavours everyone will fall for. Their impeccable and meticulously crafted menu features some drool-worthy bites, paired best with their amazingly crafted cocktails. To put it simply, everything here will add to your perfect experience of dining out. 

Where: Deccan Gymkhana, Pune
When: 12:30 pm – 1 am
Cost: ₹1,500 (For two)

7 New Restaurants In Pune To Check Out In September, 2023

1. Q Bar & Cafe


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Embark on a sensory journey at Q Bar & Cafe, Pune’s latest Vegetarian Bar & Cafe! Indulge in innovative Vegan delights amidst artistic charm, surrounded by lush garden seating. Delve into the beauty of their indoor seating area, perfect for supper with your pals. Once you’re there, you will be amazed by the fusion of unique ingredients in their stunning presentation that’s as captivating as it is flavourful.

Where: Mundhwa, Pune
When: 12 pm – 12 am
Cost: ₹1,600 (For two)

2. Mister Merchant’s

Spice up your dining adventures at Mister Merchant’s, a new restaurant in Pune. This place is a tribute to Indian and Middle Eastern culinary indulgence. With generous dashes of sumac, saffron strands, and exotic garnishes, this place brings the authenticity of the Middle East to the city. Revel in its post-colonial vintage aura and explore entrees, small plates, and finger foods inspired by the cuisines along the Silk Route. From the textured walls to the speakeasy vibe, Mister Merchant’s promises an affair with history and taste.

Where: Kalyani Nagar, Pune
When: 12:30 pm – 4 pm, 7 pm – 11:30 pm
Cost: ₹1,000 (For two)

3. Alta Vida

Experience a culinary kaleidoscope at Alta Vida, Pune’s ever-evolving residency restaurant. The open-air setting of this restaurant adds to the charm of indulging in delectable dishes while basking in the breezy atmosphere. Alta Vida’s concept of rotating international chefs and cuisines ensures an ever-changing, vibrant dining landscape.

Where: Ritz Carlton, Yerwada, Pune
When: 6:30 pm – 12 am
Cost: ₹3,500 (For two)

4. Cosie


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Discover Cosie, the new addition to Pune’s restaurant scene. This modern boho haven blends aesthetics and indulgence in perfect harmony. From luxe couches to buzzing bar corners, the space stimulates conversations over delectable food. Cosie offers a high-end, aesthetic bar experience and hosts engaging Sunday brunches to elevate your dining escapades.

Where: Mundhwa, Pune
When: 6 pm – 1 am
Cost: ₹2,000 (For two)

5. Cherie


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Immerse yourself in the elegance of Chérie, Hinjewadi’s sophisticated all-day dining and high-end bar. With chic interiors and a unique menu, Chérie promises a culinary voyage like no other. From Truffle Edamame Cremeux to Gambas Caliente, indulge in exquisite dishes paired with artisanal cocktails. The pastel hues, blend of textures, and lively ambiance create an experience that’s a treat for the senses.

Where: Hinjawadi, Pune
When: 12 pm – 1:30 am
Cost: ₹1,900 (For two)

6. The Lotus Deck

Elevate your dining experience at The Lotus Deck, an open-air haven at The Hyatt Regency Pune. With a stunning cityscape backdrop, relish fresh Chinese and Continental delicacies that redefine gourmet excellence. Signature dishes like Steamed Black Pepper Chicken Dimsum and Double Crispy Spicy Duck promise to tantalise your taste buds against a mesmerizing skyline.

Where: Viman Nagar, Pune
When: 6:30 pm – 11 pm
Cost: ₹3,500 (For two)

7. The Camden Lane

Step into a graphic novel at The Camden Lane, Pune’s newest comic-book-inspired restaurant. Experience the magic of 2D black-and-white interiors that transport you into a surreal world of illustrations. From black-and-white tables to hand-rolled pasta, every detail brings the comic book aesthetic to life. Savour mixed berries smoothies, wood-fired pizzas, and delectable desserts that match the restaurant’s whimsical charm.

Where: Koregaon Park, Pune
When: 10 am – 11 pm
Cost: ₹1,500 (For two)

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7 New Restaurants In Pune To Check Out In Dec, 2022

1. Tao-Fu, JW Marriott Hotel, Pune

if you’re craving authentic Chinese cuisine, then Tao-Fu will satisfy your cravings. The Tao Fu is a part of the JW Mariott Hotel in Pune, and Master Chef Fu Lei has curated excellent dishes in their menu. And all their dishes have been inspired by his family’s Chinese heritage. A few of the ingredients have also been sourced from China, and this will ensure that visitors can enjoy authenticity in the Chinese dishes that Tao-Fu serves.

Where: JW Marriott Hotel Pune

2. Cafe Brewing Italiana

A few great cafes serve the best of vegetarian and vegan dishes. And here’s one in Pune. This cafe will be able to cater to people who choose Jain eating habits, and most of all, their options for Italian dishes are immense. Therefore, if you’re looking for a place to eat, drink coffee and chill, then Cafe Brewing Italiana should be on your list of new restaurants in Pune to visit.

Contact: 077700 02517
Cafe Brewing Italiana Ground Floor, Hotel Bhooshan, Jangali Maharaj Rd, adjacent lane of Surbhi Restaurant, Pune

3. Aafreen – Inspired Indian

The Westin Pune is bringing a new addition to the city’s food enthusiasts. Named Aafreen, the dishes here will be curated for you by Chef Vikram Khatri and his team. This place is going to bring dishes which will be about pan India flavours. Visitors here will be able to try food that varies from different regions of the country. And we can vouch that this will be one of the best new restaurants in Pune that must be on your list.

Contact: +91 70662 00300
Where: The Westin Pune Koregaon Park

4. Smoor


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Indulge in the best of chocolates and desserts in Pune’s Smoor. This is one of the new restaurants coming up in the city & if you love chocolates, this is a must-try. They have a signature Chocolate studio, and Smoor boasts of its products made from authentic ingredients concocted by master chocolatiers from around the world.

Where: SMOOR, Koregaon Park, Upper Ground Floor, Shop No. 3, PowerPoint Building, Lane No. 6, Pune – 411001

5. Butter – Bar & Kitchen

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For European and Asian cuisine lovers, Butter is bringing together a menu that boasts of being contemporary yet keeping the core intact. More than just a restaurant for you to dine at, this place will serve as a getaway which you would want to escape to after hectic weekdays. Crab Raviolo, Kunyit Curry and Truffled Edamame Riso bowls, La Charcuterie are a few dishes you shouldn’t miss out on. Apart from these, do not miss out on the cocktails that are going to surprise you pleasantly.

Contact: +91-7770004728/+91-7770004729
Vasudha V-18, Unit R-1, Ground Floor, Balewadi High Street, Pune, Maharashtra 411045

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6. Asilo Pune


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Asilo Terrace is also in Pune, a lounge bar in The Westin Pune. The place has private cabanas, where you can sit and enjoy the best of views. A Live Robata Grill Station to cocktails like Asilo El Deleite, La Dolce Vita or the Communa Colada, their collection and mixes are supreme.

Where: 2nd Floor, The Westin Pune Koregaon Park

7. Cobbler & Crew


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This place is one of the new hangout places if cocktails are your thing. The Cobbler & Crew is where you can taste handmade cocktails and gorge on the best of regional cuisine. You will be super impressed with the interiors, and the ambience has a vintage feel that will promise you a luxurious time.

Contact: +91 93258 75685
Where: Kalyani Nagar, Pune

So, this festive season, do not think much & choose to party from these exclusive restaurants which have newly opened in Pune.

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Inputs from Sanmita A & Mallika Khurana