Hyderabad is a unique city, with a mix of its Nawabi past, Telugu culture and the new IT crowd. This has led to a unique flavour, from cosy spots in parks and lakes to magnificent restaurants for a candle-lighte dinner. Here are our top picks for places to visit for couples in Hyderabad.
Places for Couples in Hyderabad (Romantic Restaurants)
1. Air Café Lounge
Air Cafe lounge is one of Hyderabad’s premier rooftop lounges. The cafe also has an extravagant dancefloor where you and your loved one can shake a leg on your perfect date night out. The environment is set abuzz with funky music that keeps the romantic mood alive. The cafe is also known to serve some scrumptious food for you to indulge in.
- Cost for two: Rs. 1,500 with alcohol
2. Stone Waters
A newcomer, Stone Waters has already made quite the name for itself in the competitive Jubilee Hills area. The restaurant is located on a rooftop, with a great view of the surrounding area.
The place serves some lip-smacking food and experiments quite a lot with their drinks menu. Another key feature of the place is that there is live music playing here almost every day. The places are particularly crowded during the weekends and you might have to wait for a while.
- Cost for two: Rs. 1,500 with alcohol
3. Coco’s Bar & Grill
Coco’s Bar and Grill is a restaurant that will remind you of a typical beachside joint. The open space interiors along with its wooden settings will remind you of a shack.
The rustic wooden interiors combined with live music will surely set the mood for the evening for you and your loved one. Coco’s also does some remarkable live food counters that will amaze you. One of the best places for couples in Hyderabad.
- Cost for two: Rs. 1,700 with alcohol
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4. Hussain Sagar Lake
The Hussain Sagar Lake is just two kilometres away from the city of Hyderabad. The lake happens to be one of the largest man-made lakes in Hyderabad. It serves as a junction between Hyderabad Secunderabad.
There are a lot of water-based activities that take place over here, however, the night ferries conducted here are very romantic. You can watch the beautiful sunset from the night ferries. The lake opens at 8 am and is open till 10 pm at night. The night ferries begin at 7 pm.
- Address: Hussain Sagar, Hyderabad, Telangana
5. Durgam Cheruvu
The Durgam Cheruvu is a quiet little lake located right in the heart of Hyderabad City. It is a freshwater lake that sports a stunning well-manicured landscape. The place is an ideal spot to go for a picnic with your loved one.
The lake is surrounded by granite rocks that are approximately 2500 years old which add to the scenic beauty of the stunning lake.
- Address: Close to Hitech City, Hyderabad
6. Taramati Baradari
Taramati Baradari is a quaint amphitheatre tucked away near PBEL City in Hyderabad. The amphitheatre has an interesting line of history associated with it. The theatre was once home to Bhagmati, a famous dancer who used to practice her art here.
The theatre has now has been renovated by the government and hosts Ghazal nights and other dance shows. You can attend a soulful musical evening with your significant other here.
- Address: PBEL City, Ramdev Guda, Ibrahim Bagh, Hyderabad
7. Necklace Road
Necklace Road is a well-known boulevard in Hyderabad. It is known for its majestic view of the Hussain Sagar Lake. The road is named after the road in Mumbai’s Marine Drive that is nicknamed the “Queen’s Necklace”.
Here you can find some of the best restaurants in Hyderabad. Go here for a long drive and grab a bite as you take in the view of this mesmerizing city. You can visit the road and just hang by the boulevard or visit one of the restaurants with your partner.
- Address: Necklace Road, Hyderabad, Telangana
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8. Falaknuma Palace
The Falaknuma Palace is probably the most luxurious hotel in all of Hyderabad. The building is modelled to look like a 19th-century royal palace. Every aspect of the Falaknuma Palace exudes royal charm.
The premises boast of an in-house spa, a fine dining restaurant, and opulent interiors. The hotel is situated 200 feet above Hyderabad and every room of the hotel overlooks the Nawabi city.
- Address: Engine Bowli, Fatima Nagar, Falaknuma, Hyderabad, Telangana 500053
9. Dialogue in the Dark
A dialogue in the dark offers a completely new experience when it comes to dining with your loved one. The restaurant serves its food completely in the dark and encourages you to rely on other sense than that of sight.
You are guided by your waiter to the table and from there on you completely rely on your taste buds and sense of touch as your only sources of information. You and your loved one will be completely blown away by this experience as you both will have to rely on one and another through the meal.
- Address: Hitech City, Hyderabad, Telangana
10. 02 Spa
The city of Hyderabad is home to one of the best spas found in the country. Jiva Spa, Thai Sabai Wellness Spa, O2 Spa and the Golkonda Resort and Spa are some of the well-known spas in the city. O2 Spa is far and away the winner in the space. You can grab a couple’s spa and feel your stress and pressure of the daily hustle and bustle fade away.
- Address: Multiple locations throughout the city
11. Golkonda Fort
The Golkonda Fort is an unlikely addition to this list, however, do give this a try. The Golkonda fort comes equipped with a regal history that you and your partner can explore. Take a guided tour or explore it by yourselves.
The fort also hosts a light and sound show that can turn your evening into something extraordinary. One piece of advice is that you do carry a lot of water and stay hydrated during your trip here.
- Address: Khair Complex, Ibrahim Bagh, Hyderabad
12. Choodi Bazaar
The Choodi Bazaar of the old city is a famous market with the locals and tourists alike. The night bazaar, however, brings in a totally new perspective. You can stroll through the market with your loved one hand-in-hand and window-shop for the different types of jewellery.
You can also indulge in the street food available. A bonus of the night bazaar is that it offers a spectacular view of the Charminar as well.
- Address: Laad Bazar, Charkaman, Ghansi Bazaar, Hyderabad
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13. Ananthagiri Hills
The Ananthagiri Hills is one of the most serene and mind captivating places you will ever visit in Hyderabad. The hills are where the famous Musi River originates. It is surrounded by lush greenery that is inhabited by some exotic flora and fauna.
You can enjoy the serenity and tranquillity the place has to offer. You can spend some time admiring the majestic beauty with your significant other.
- Distance from Hyderabad: 80 kilometres
Warangal is an ancient city that contains many relics that give you an insight into its past. The souvenirs, the vintage fort and the relics fascinate every person who visits and it is a great place to explore as a couple. Here you can take a romantic boat ride in the Ramappa Lake or go for a stroll by the boulevard. Enjoy an intimate vacation in this city away from the stresses of city life.
- Distance from Hyderabad: 150 kilometres
Bidar is another town that is filled with a rich history and is great as a couples getaway. The age-old forts and the beautiful serene locations of Bidar make the city perfect for romance.
You and your partner can make the most of this place by gazing at the scenic surroundings and exploring the forts and sights.
- Distance from Hyderabad: 148 Kilometers
The next time you and your love are in the city of nawabs, do visit the places mentioned in the list above and let us know of your experience in the comments section below.