Pune is growing at a fast rate- from being a pensioner’s paradise to a bustling IT hotspot. As the city is expanding the food culture is also changing. People are not shying away to try out different cuisines form all around the world. There are number of restaurants, as well as roadside eateries that will serve you with the best and healthy breakfast. If you are looking for the authentic Puneri breakfast, along with reasonable price, then here are the top breakfast joints in Pune to take note off.
Aroma is a new entrant on the coffee shop scene- but they are different from other coffee shops in the town. The menu is wide and ranges from breakfast, main course meal, vegetarian and non-vegetarian salads, sandwiches and snacks. In addition to this wonderful menu- you can also order wine and bottled beers. The ambience is classy, comfortable and spotlessly clean. It’s an ideal place to spend some quality time with your friends and enjoy some mouth watering delicacies.
North Main Road,
(they also have a few other outlets in Pune)
+91 6401 5229
Soups, salads, sandwiches and mains
Blue Diamond Coffee Shop
The Taj Blue Diamond is one of the first five-star properties in Pune and has become a landmark location. The restaurant has undergone through a tremendous change over a period of time but the coffee shop and bar have maintained its character and location. The Coffee Shop is one of the few locations in Pune to spend some quality time with your date, providing the pricing of the menu was not a concern. The service here is up to the mark which you would except from a five star location. The menu is full of different varieties and has plenty of options for a healthy breakfast, lunch, and late night snacks. The overall experience is beyond words- you walk away feeling cared after being served by professional staff. The Blue Diamond Coffee Shop is the best option you can opt for a grand meal.
Vivanta by Taj – Blue Diamond
11, Koregaon Road,
Pune 411 001
Telephone:+91 20 6602 5555
Timing: 24 hours
Cuisine: Indian / European
Bar: Beer only
Mad House Grill
The Mad House Grill is a small eatery in Koregaon Park. The ambience here is designed with a charming European-style cafe and bistro fare. The overall atmosphere here is very homely that very few restaurants are able to re-create. The menu in Mad House Grill is unique and inventive and the service is average. I bet you that if visited this place once – you will certainly want to visit it again. Mad House Grill is a real treat for the customers as it is known to offer different delicacies of food items.
Lane 6, Pingale Corner,
Off North Main Road,
Telephone: +91 20 2612 4779
Timing: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Cuisine: Mediterranean cuisine, Sizzlers, Indian Kebabs and Tandoor cooked meats
Bar: Beer Only
Spice Kitchen has a fantastic Chinese Thai spread, Indian spread, and a grill counter involved in doing interesting things like chicken and lamb, along with some exciting vegetables. The same counter also specializes in making pizzas and shawarma’s- thus the options are many to choose from. The dessert counter is just as extensive as you think- chocolates, tarts, fresh fruit, cakes, pies and the list continues. This will coast you Rs 630 + tax, not a bad deal for such a sweet deal.
Pune Marriott Hotel & Convention Centre,
Senapati Bapat Road
Pune 411 053
Telephone: +91 20 6683 3333
Timing: Open 24 hours
Breakfast buffet: 7.00 AM to 11.00 AM
Lunch buffet: 1.00 PM to 3.00 PM
Dinner buffet: 7.00 PM to 12.00 AM
Cuisine: Multi cuisine
Shree Krishna is conveniently located at a road junction. They have a comfortable seating arrangement on the ground and also on the 1st floor. The menu is quiet up to the mark and the service is as you would expect in a Udapi restaurant. The idlis are soft and fresh, the dosa is crispy and light and not at all oily. There is no reason to complain about any of the dishes. Shree Krishna restaurant is recommended to anyone who is in Viman Nagar and is looking for a quick snack or a value for money vegetarian meal. There are times when you are in hurry and need assurance about the quality food and that is what you get at Shree Krishna.
Opposite Telephone Exchange,
Pune – 411 014.
Timing: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Cuisine: Udipi, Punjabi
KATAKIRR is located on Karve road opposite to Garware college. It has gained popularity in a short period of time among Missal lovers. The Missal here comes in three levels of intensity- Thikkat, Meduim and Light. If you want to experiment mouth watering Missal- this is the place to be.
Opposite Garware College,
Pune – 411004
8.00 AM – 5.00 PM (Mon – Sat), 8.00 AM – 2.00 PM (Sunday)
Wadeshwar is known for its south India delicacies- the choice is ample and you might get confused by looking at the different verities available. The plus point about Wadeshwar is that it is centrally located and attracts the young crowd in the city. The service is standard although you might have to wait for some time as the place is always buzzing with people. Wadeshwar is the best choice you can opt for as far as quality food is concerned and most importantly it is will not be heavy on your pocket.
Fergusson College Road,
Opposite Gokhale Institute,
Pune – 411004.
Telephone: +91 20 2552 0105
Timing: 8 AM to 10 PM
Cuisine: Maharashtrian snacks and Udipi dishes
Prem’s a well known restaurant among the Punekars. It initially started as a vegetarian restaurant, catering mostly to the non-Indian palette. Over a period of time it has evolved and now comfortably satisfies any palette. They have a wide range of breakfast menu including pancakes, omelets, cereals, fresh juices and coffee. Breakfast is served between 8:00 – 12:00, but they would not reject a request past noon. A wonderful option for people who loves to experiment with different delicacies and get the best worth for their money.
Survey No. 28/2
North Main Road
Opposite SBI Training Center
Pune 411 001
Telephone: +91 20 26150081, +91 20 26150082, +91 95528 71504
Timing: 8:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Cuisine: Global pensioners paradise cater to all kind of tastes
RamKrishana is centrally located- a tried and tasted formula of standard and fresh Punjabi, South Indian and Chinese Meals. It is famous for fusion cuisine- with quick service and value for money. The vegetarian menu here offers everything from Muglai/Punjabi/ Udipi and also experiments with Chinese food. The restaurant is coast effective and within your budget. All types of dosas, bondas, idilies from the south, sabzi, daal, roti from the west can be enjoyed here. They also offer you with basket chat, pav bhaji, bhel, chips, freshly squeezed juices and standards deserts. You also have an option to place your order for less oil while preparing the dosas and they will oblige. This is truly an Indian experience you will not forget over a long period of time.
6 Moledina Road,
Telephone: +91 20 2636 3936, +91 20 2636 3937, +91 20 2636 3938
Timing: 9.00 AM to 11.00 PM
Cuisine: Udipi, Punjabi, Chinese
Terttulia is a European cafe styled place with indoor and outdoor seating arrangements and is open from 9 in the morning through the midnight. The ambiance of the restaurant is classy and shielded from the road by a wall- providing you with privacy. The indoor part of the restaurant is air conditioned and reasonably spacious- the tables are well laid and the glass wall provides you with a view of the outdoor seating area. The menu is fairly wide with a good option of pizzas, burgers. Pasta, sandwiches and a range of egg dishes for breakfast.
393 Sanas Corner
South Main Road
Telephone: +91 20 2605 2180
Timing: 9.00 AM to 12.00 AM
Cuisine: Continental and American