Romantic Rendezvous - Uzzuri Deli & Bar

Located in the heart of the city, Uzzuri Deli & Bar, flaunts to be the next favorite hotspot. Recently opened in Connaught Place - Janpath, this little restaurant is a perfect place for romantic rendezvous for locals as well as for travellers.

Ambiance --

The interiors are warm, pleasing and vibrant. Each corner has a story of its own. The posters talk of some history, there is a colorful map on the wall using Google Maps, which is fun to look at. Victorian upholstery with modern lamps and minimalistic furniture sets the tone fresh and clean. The warm hospitality is seen instantly when you enter, makes one comfortable and at ease.


The restaurant is divided on two floors. The ground floor is casual with comfortable cushioned seating whereas the first floor has the bar. Music is lively and lighting is just about perfect.

 


Food Talk --

Not only does the menu offer extensive Continental dishes the Bar too has a good variety.

Drinks -  

We started with a Lemon Ice Tea to freshen up from the sunny day. It was refreshing. A balance maintained between Tea and Lemon.
  • Melon Delight - A sweet melon delight, good to beat the summer heat. Topped with ginger strings and mint. Rating 4/5
  • Uzzuri Fresh Mocktail - Made with oranges and cranberry juice muddled with lemon wedges. Rating 3.5/5
  • Cucumber Mojito - A drink bursting with cucumber. Tasty and fresh. A classic and must try. Rating 5/5
  • Saharan Martini - A brown colored Martini made from cream liqueur, vodka and chocolate served in a chilled cocktail glass. Smooth and Creamy, Rating 4/5

Food -
  • Lentil Salad - Wine soaked black lentil. The salad is no exception. The flavors are totally outstanding. Its healthy and delicious. Rating 5/5
  • Beetroot & Feta Cheese Ball Salad - Beet root with Caramalized onion, lettuce, bell peppers and fried crispy cheese balls. Another healthy salad. Rating 4/5
  • Chicken Salad - Pieces of chicken mixed in herbs with lettuce and spinach leaves. Rating 3.5/5
  • Jerk Chicken Tortilla - Tender morsels of chicken filled in Tortilla, you will love them. Rating 4/5
  • Mutton Meatballs - Spiced meatballs made the Indian style. However, served on pieces of bread and garnished with a bit of yogurt. Rating 4/5
  • Vegetable Tempura - Crispy and delicious vegetables served with sweet chilly dip. The Japanese style. Rating 3.5/5
  • Cottage Cheese Burger Shorties - Tender, juicy soft mini burgers served with fries on the side. The patty is made of cottage cheese with tomato, cucumber and coleslaw (cabbage salad) with mayo. Rating 4/5
  • Crispy Bruschetta - Each piece of bread is spread with a mixture of olive oil and garlic. They are then topped with Tomatoes, Mushroom and Peppers. Rating 5/5
  • Farm Fresh Pizza - Thin crust American style pizza topped with Olives, Peppers, Tomatoes, Spinach and Arugula leaves. Rating 4.5/5
 






Dessert -
  • Caramel Cake - A classic yellow cake with rich caramel frosting. Simple and delicious. Rating 3.5/5
  • Black Velvet Cake - This cake is a dream come true. Rich and creamy and a must, must try! Rating 5/5
  • Waffles with Maple Syrup - I did not enjoy the waffles much here. They were not so crisp and the maple syrup poured made them a little soggy. Rating 2.5/5
  • Sticky pudding with Caramel sauce - If you have a very sweet tooth, this dessert is for you. It was way too sweet for my palate. The pudding is covered with sticky caramel sauce. Rating 2/5




Overall, I had a lovely time here. The interiors are vibrant and uplifting. Service is good and hospitality is warm. Do drop in here sooner than later. Its the place to be. 

Serves : Continental 
Cost for two is Rs 1500 approximately.

Where? 1/3 Scindia House, Next to Tribhuvandas Jewellers, Janpath New Delhi. 
Walking distance from Rajiv Chowk metro station.

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