9 Best Hauz Khas Village Cafes In Delhi

Hauz Khas is an elite township in South Delhi. Built in the 1960s by DLF, the infrastructure of this area is the perfect blend of ancient Mughal times and the contemporary era. Hauz Khas is of Hauz Khas Complex, Hauz Khas Market and Hauz Khas Village.
Hauz Khas Village is the most happening area amongst the three. It has a lively vibe and is made up of top-notch boutiques, art galleries, pubs and cafes. This area is undoubtedly a posh and a trendy one, with vibrant offerings.
We will take you through some of the quirkiest Hauz Khas Village Cafes.

1. Hauz Khas Social 


Hauz Khas Social is incomparably the most popular themed brasserie in Hauz Khas Village. Social started as a small cafe in Hauz Khas Village and has now grown to be a more prominent hangout, not only in Delhi but in other cities - Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore and Chandigarh. This brasserie allows one to do their work, read books, listen to music along with eating and drinking. The cafe is usually as "a fun cubicle". Another plus point is that Social overlooks the Hauz Khas Lake. Overall, this place is a perfect one for spending solo time, watching screenings of sports events, doing some creative work, socializing, and of course relishing all things delicious, from snacks to meals, coffee to wine.
What's special? A blend of workspace and cafe.
Address: 9A & 12, Hauz Khas Fort Road, Deer Park, New Delhi
Timing: 11:00 AM to 12:00 AM.
Cost for two: Rs. 1300 with alcohol

2. Raasta  


Raasta is a funky cafe in Hauz Khas, Delhi. As the name suggests, Raasta propagates simplicity, love and freedom. This lounge pays tribute to the iconic singer Bob Marley. It is in Rastafarian and Caribbean style. The interiors are very detailed & thoughtful design in tones of bright green, gold and red, to create an atmosphere of vibrancy, euphoria, free thinking and liberty. The patio faces lush greenery, and it allows visitors to soak in fresh air while enjoying their delectable meals and alcohol, making it an ideal evening in the city.
What's special? A cafe that pays tribute to Bob Marley
Address: 30, First Floor, Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi
Timing: 12:00 PM to 1:00 AM.
Cost for two: Rs. 1500

3. Yeti 


Yeti is a speciality cafe, for Himalayan, Nepalese and Tibetan meals. This cafe is a cosy one with crafty, woody decors. Being a highly conceptualized cafe, it offers authentic traditional as well as fusion Himalayan specialities, like  Aloo Momos, Datchi - a large bowl full of molten cheese with a choice of meat or vegetables, Thukpa and some pork dishes. To keep up with the theme, the servers of Yeti are dress in Himalayan attires. The cafe has ultra positive and chill vibes and overlooks a scenic view.
What's special? A conceptualized Himalayan cafe in the affluent area of the capital city.
Address: 30, 1st Floor, Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi
Timing: 12:00 PM to 11:30 PM.
Cost for two: Rs. 1300

4. Matchbox


Matchbox is an upbeat, vibrant cafe and pub in Hauz Khas. This one is sure to engulf its visitors in high energy and vibrancy. A funky one, this cafe was wood furnished interiors, with an international menu and radiates party feels. Matchbox screens sports events, hosts live bands and music specialized for rock-n-roll and hip hop lovers. Matchbox was designed to let people socialize, indulge in sinful gourmet pleasures, exclusive mocktails and cocktails, and create the best of their memories, and unsurprisingly it has succeeded at doing so.
What's special? The unmatched vibrancy, music, food and alcohol.
Address: Deer Park, Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi
Timing: 2:00 PM to 1:00 AM, Saturday and Sunday - 11: 00 AM to 1:00 AM.
Cost for two: Rs. 1700

5. Kunzum Travel Cafe


A chilled out, cosy cafe in Hauz Khas, Kunzum Travel Cafe is a highly specialized one. Launched with the concept of promoting travelling, Kunzum buzzes with travel stories. It is a place for travel lovers to gather, share their stories, read travelogues and books, view enterprising photographs and even contribute to it. Kunzum is known for its coffee which is served in quirky mugs. With all this and much more, Kunzum Travel Cafe is undoubtedly an exciting world in its own!
What's special? A cafe specialized for travel freaks.
Address: T-49, GF, Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi
Timing: 11:00 AM to 7:30 PM (Closed on Mondays).
Cost for two: Rs. 200

6. Coast Cafe

One of a kind, Coast Cafe offers a delightful range of coastal delicacies, ranging from Malabar parathas, California tacos, prawns curry, fish curry and a lot more. This cafe uses home ground spices, which adds to the authenticity of the dishes. It is known to have the most excellent filter coffee in town. Coast Cafe has elegant interiors and soulful music to accompany the guests. Their ambience is courteous and quick.
What's special? Authentic coastal dishes.
Address: H-2, 2nd & 3rd Floor, Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi
Timing: 12 PM to 11:45 PM.
Cost for two: Rs. 1400

7. Gyspy Cafe 


A Bohemian themed cafe, Gypsy is the best place for coffee, snacks and chill out. A favourite here is the avocado shake. Gypsy has beautiful interiors, funky dream catchers and lanterns. A cosy place, Gypsy hosts events and activities, like travel guidance, pep talks, etc. The owner is sweet, polite and extremely amiable, which adds to the cosiness of this place.
What's special? Bohemian interiors, avocado shake.
Address: 13 A /ground floor/lakeside, Hauz Khas Village, Deer Park, Hauz Khas, New Delhi
Timing: 10:30 AM to 9:00 PM.
Cost for two: Rs. 1000

8. The Tea Room


The Tea Room by Blossom Kochchar is a sweet smelling one, with an extensive range of teas and beverages. A tea lover's paradise, this cafe is often visited by solo goers, for a quick moment of introspection. The atmosphere here is calming to the senses. The budget-friendly beverages and snacks satiate the taste buds and leave no one wanting more. The wide range of teas, from Himalayan tea to lavender tea adheres to a tea lover's soul and is deliciously memorable.
What's special? A variety of teas.
Address: Part 1, Next To Naivedyam, Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi
Timing: 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Cost for two: Rs. 650

9. Garage Inc. 


Garage Inc. is an antic American-Mexican cafe in Hauz Khas Village. Entertaining karaoke, live music, it surely is a peppy cafe and a beloved of music lovers, food lovers and party animals. Garage Inc. also offers a Tex-Mex menu. This place creates a happy buzz around its foosball table, where guests play, chill, cheer and compete. Overall, this cafe is a pleased, cheery one.
What's special? American-Mexican menu, low priced beer.
Address: 2nd Floor, Building No 30, Hauz Khas Village, Deer Park, Hauz Khas, New Delhi
Timing: 12:00 PM to 1:00 AM
Cost for two: Rs. 1600
Doesn't Hauz Khas Village seem to a fool's paradise? It is. The Hauz Khas Village cafes are sure to please your taste buds, satiate your caffeine cravings, and allow you to create memories with your friends or even alone. Whether you are a Delhiite or not, the chill vibe of the Hauz Khas Village cafes is sure to attract you.

This post was published by Sonal Adwani

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