Sancho’s, South Extension
This vibrant, cheerful eatery offers value for money Tex-Mex fare that’s good enough to merit repeat visits. There is a Salsa Bar that stocks a range of excellent salsas, from mild to extra spicy (the mango salsa is lip-smacking delicious). The highlights of the menu include Chunky Black Bean Soup, Jalapeno Poppers and the range of Burritos and Fajitas. Sancho’s also scores a hit with its Margaritas, Daiquiris and refreshing mojitos.
Where: E-3, 3rd Floor, South Extension II, New Delhi; 46734444 Cuisine: Tex-Mex
Timings: 12 pm to 11.30 pm Cost: R 1500
Ruby Tuesday, Rajouri Garden
Your diet will just start to demand more and more at this big portioned Tex Mexer. It’s the ideal setting for both personal and professional outings. Ignore arterial concerns and chow down on the pork ribs, the chicken steak, Smoky Chicken Mountain and the burgers. And the humongous chocolate tall-cake is bound to make a believer out of anyone! The ambience is diner-style, and always pulsating with energy. A must-visit.
Where: Ground Floor, TDI Mall, Rajouri Garden, New Delhi; 45034413
Cuisine: Tex-Mex Timings: 11 am to 12 am Cost: R 1500
This place can boast of being the only Brazilian restaurant in Delhi and NCR. Large fire-filled urns outside the big glass windows light up the interiors. The gourmet salad spread has a variety of meats. The main course includes a variety of barbequed meats, including reindeer and wild boar — so leave any culinary inhibitions at home! The service at this unique restaurant is efficient and unobtrusive.
Where: Hotel Crowne Plaza, Sector - 29, National Highway - 8, Gurgaon; 0124-4534000
Cuisine: Brazilian Timings: 7 pm to 11 pm Cost: R 3500
Rodeo, Connaught Place
Think fun ambience, young crowd, plenty of booze and cowboy waiters with an Indian potbelly. And oh, merry college crowds talking and joking at the top of their voices. Try their fresh and hot Mexican Nachos for starters, topped with lavish cheese and veggies, and follow that with some Enchiladas. The drinks on offer are quite decent, and the happy hours are bound to make you happy.
Where: A-12, Connaught Place, New Delhi; 23713780 Cuisine: Tex-Mex
Timings: 12 pm to 12 am Cost: R 1500