In Pune city? Here’s Where You Should Brunch on a Sunday
So you’re in Pune city and want to spend a lazy Sunday eating good food. But where do you go for that all-important Sunday brunch? We bring you the top spots in the city, from where you can come back a well-fed, slightly boozed happy camper.
This is Pune’s unofficial party destination. Not only does it host crazy theme parties and live gigs with some of the biggest and coolest names in music, but takes it one step further by having a delicious brunch, called High Cook Out, every Sunday. With a backyard BBQ theme and food on the grill, its highlight really is the live acts that compliment the feast. Never one to follow the norm, this ‘brunch’ kicks off at 2pm and goes on till 5.30pm.
Price point: Rs 850 per person for unlimited food, beer and sangria
Reserve your table: 098238 55484
The brunch at this ABC Farms hotspot is a resounding hit, thanks to its relaxed ambience, themed menu (French, Mexican and Spanish all find place here), live band and the exceedingly popular emcee- Ketan Dossa. Any regular will tell you the best part of the brunch is requesting for Ketan’s piping hot entertainment sessions. Don’t be surprised to see people dancing on the floor (and the tables) all afternoon, as they knock back the delicious cocktails. In Pune, this is where the party’s at!
Price point: Rs 999 per person
Reserve your table: 077 9882 7351
Arguably one of the prettiest restaurants in the city, Olive Bistro waits for Sunday to show off its menu with the aptly named ‘Bottomless Brunch’. One look at the menu and you know you’re hooked—from eggs, waffles and pancakes to pizzas, salads and cocktails, Olive truly serves it all.
Price point: Rs 899 per person for just food and Rs 1,299 per person for food and drinks
Reserve your table: 020 2633 8228
O Hotel Pune
Pune is dotted with brunch deals every Sunday but if you want to brunch by the pool with a DJ spinning the latest tracks, the O Hotel in Koregaon Park is the place for you. The hotel’s rooftop pool affords panoramic views of the city while you gorge on a large variety of Indian, Continental and Asian dishes and cocktails.
Price point: Rs 1,499 plus taxes per person for unlimited food, beer and access to the pool
Reserve your table: 095030 00023
The brunch at the Hyatt Pune is an elaborate spread that stretches to not one, but two of their restaurants—Eighty Eight and Baan Tao. Here, the chef goes all out with a midboggling variety of live stations, wood-fired pizzas, Indian and Asian delicacies. Make sure you go with a hearty appetite as the sheer scale will leave you wanting to try everything. This is also a very child-friendly hotel, with a special kids’ corner where the little ones will be suitably entertained with plenty of toys and games.
Price point: Rs 988 plus taxes per person for just food and Rs 1,488 for food and drink
Reserve your table: 020 4141 1234
So gather your friends, jump in your car and make the small trip to any of these mouth-watering brunches—you’ll thank us, we’re sure.
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