Themed restaurants in Chennai that you MUST try
Name one thing common among Airplanes, Robots, Superstar and Alice. If you are a food lover and enjoy good ambience with food, you would have guessed it by now. The quest for exciting and interesting places never ceases. We may be deeply rooted into our idli sambhar, however, Chennaities never shy away from experimenting. With the increasing number of eat-outs emerging in the city, there is no dearth of
experimentation. This is evident with the number of upcoming themed restaurants, where good food is served in an ambiance which virtually relocates you in accordance with the theme. Here we list out some the best quirky themed restaurants in Chennai, which are sure to give your family a mind-blowing experience.
1. Ciclo Cafe, Kotturpuram:
Just as the name suggests, Ciclo Cafe is a cyclists paradise. With different cycles parts displayed on the walls and tables, this cafe is India’s first cycling cafe chain. The concept of sale and service of merchandise is fascinating, specially when combined with their succulent food. Their Continental and Italian menu offer a variety of choices. Their salted caramel cheese cake requires a special mention as does their cheese cake shake. If you are health freak, you must try their gluten-free pizzas and cakes!
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2. Kaidi Kitchen, Mylapore:
Ever wondered how you would fare in a prison? Well, that fantasy is soon to be fulfilled by Kaidi Kitchen. They have tables within prison cells and waiters dressed as inmates. And hey! they even have candle light dinners. Who would have ever imagined prison dinners to be this romantic! With an array of cuisines, every dish is delicious. Their cheese fondue requires a special mention. So all you convicts, you know where to head to this week!
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3. Superstar Pizza, Besant Nagar:
Name one thing more famous than thalaivar in Chennai. None! That is why this pizza place near the bustling Besant Nagar beach is a tribute to the one and only superstar our generation knows, Rajinikanth. The mood is set right with Rajini’s posters and punch dialogues adorning the wall. Start ordering and get more Rajinified with his movie named pizzas. Annamalai pizza, NallavanukuNallavan spicy pizza and their thin crust pizzas stand out, once you are done relishing the interiors. This little eat out is an ode to him and we can assure you that you will leave the place in awe – with both food and decor being bang on!
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4. Haunted, Anna Nagar East:
India’s first spooky restaurant is opened in Chennai and we can’t stop raving about it. True to its name, the place is lined with silhouette of bats and ghosts. Their walls are covered with masks and eerie wallpaper to give the place a mysterious feel. With diverse cuisines and pocket friendly buffets, this is a must-visit place. Their kebabs and mango payasam are must-trys on their menu. So all you horror-loving connoisseurs, visit this space to satiate your thirst for food and fun over here!
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5. Rainforest, Adyar:
If you are an adventure lover and would love to dine with animals or dine with animals over your back, this is the place for you! With the effect of eating inside a cave with cavemen and animals all around you, waterfalls and trees on your side, this place truly stands up to its name. They are known for their widespread and tasty buffets. Their fish and tandoori chicken are the best and you will keep coming back for more! If you have kids or plan a party with kids, this is the go to place as kids enjoy this virtual jungle and leave you to your catching up!
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6. Robot, Semmancheri:
With technological advancements in every field flooding OMR, why leave out restaurants from the list. Robot in Semmencheri checks this off the list, with robots serving you food. Far from having pictures of robots on the wall, these robots actually move on a fixed track and deliver food to your table. Needless to say, kids love it! Apart from the uber cool ambience, their Thai food is extremely popular. The Baos and Lung
Fung Soup need a special mention. This place is definitely a new experience, paving way for many more such innovations!
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7. Twisty Tales, Alwarpet:
With umpteen themed restaurants springing up for adults and kids alike, here is one restaurant dedicated to pet lovers. A restaurant where you can take your dogs along, or play with other pups there, it is a dog lover’s paradise. A ball pit for the pups is a special attraction, both for the onlookers and the pups. This place stays in your heart and puts a smile on your face long after you come back. Their hot chocolate and waffles with coco are out of the world, adding to the smile.
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