It’s past midnight and hunger strikes. No, the road-side bun-anda won’t do. Where do you go then? Refer to our handy list for the Top 5 food joints in Lucknow that will serve you food even in the wee hours of the morning:
The swanky new café – restaurant, is open 24×7. The ambience is lovely and the open terrace is especially great for a night out with friends. The food is yum too, with some special Mumbai dishes on the menu like the Pav Bhaji and the Vada Pav.
Timings: 12 noon to 11.30 a.m.
Location: CP- 1, Rohit Tower, Viraj Khand, Gomti Nagar
COLOURS BY ROYAL CAFE
If you have skipped your dinner and hunger pangs keep you awake, head here to have delicious Mughlai and Chinese cuisine. ColoUrs, though a popular buffet restaurant, also serves the same menu on a la carte basis. Imagine, digging into their Butter Chicken and Dal Makhani when you’re craving good food in the middle of the night – slurrrrrp!
Timings: 11 a.m. to 3 a.m.
Location: 3rd Floor, 9/7 Royal Inn, Opposite Saharaganj Mall, Shah Najaf Road
It’s a performing arts cafe, it’s a sea food cafe, it’s a book cafe, now it’s also a 24X7 cafe! So, enjoy a performance and kickback with the artists into the wee hours of the mornings. The food is delicious, especially if you’re a sea food lover. Their Indian dishes are stellar too.
Timings: 11 am to 3 am
Location: A-2, Marutipuram, Faizabad Road
PLANTER’S TEA BAR & CAFE
This ‘cult’ tea bar and café is your best bet for a relaxed, almost arts-y late night plans with your friends. As the night becomes darker, the place gets more and more flooded with young peeps wanting to have a post-dinner chilled out session with sheesha.
Timings: 7.30 a.m. to 2 a.m.
Location: C-2/16, Malhaur Railway Station Road, Vikas Khand, Gomti Nagar
UNDERGROUND CAFE AND LOUNGE
The newly launched Underground Cafe draws its theme from London’s Underground rail system. They have mixed cuisine on the menu, and one can enjoy pasta dishes, Thai curry and dimsums apart from all time Indian favourites. Oh, and they have hookah too!
Timings: 24 hours open
Location: Nawal Kishore Road, Hazratganj