Hunger satisfaction is all about having the best time eating food. Where to eat and what to eat is the foremost thought that comes up when on a trip. Having fun exploring on a trip and also getting to eat what you desire is the most incomparable satisfaction. Moreover, the availability of variety and diversity of food complements having the best trip. TripKarao blogs have come up with a detailed food map of the twin cities. Helping you out in not only enjoying your tour to Rawalpindi and Islamabad but also giving you every reason to do justice to your taste buds.
The twin cities have always been famous for the incomparable hustle-bustle. The moving traffic, cultural events, various food festivities make Rawalpindi and Islamabad the best cities to visit. Food culture has always been growing in this region but now has reached a fairly satisfactory level. Different cuisines are now available in a variety of food places. These food spots are offering menus some of which are expensive and others are reasonable. But one undeniable fact is that the taste and quality of food in twin cities is not ignored at any cost. This has happened ever since the food authoritative people have kept strict action towards it.
Places to Have Pan Asian Food
Asian Wok: It is the most prominent Chinese restaurant about now. Where a variety of dishes are served and the taste is incomparable. Asian Wok is located in both twin cities. In Islamabad it is located at Beverly Centre, Jinnah Ave, F 6/1 Blue Area, Islamabad, Islamabad Capital Territory 44000, and in Rawalpindi at Plot # 6, Springs North, Phase 7 Bahria Town, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Islamabad Capital Territory
Mei Kong: This Chinese restaurant along with being a delicious one is considered the most generous one. As it gives its customers complimentary Fish Crackers and Green Tea/ Ice-cream. It has two branches both of which are located in Rawalpindi. The locations are 32 Haider Rd, Saddar, Rawalpindi, and Bahria Town Phase 4, Rawalpindi.
Chung Pa: This is the oldest Chinese restaurant and is yet famous. It is located at Majeed Plaza, Bank Rd, opposite City Center, Saddar, Rawalpindi.
Two Broke Engineers: This restaurant has the specialty of Chinese food and is situated at College Rd (near Kohsar Rd, intersection) Road, F 7 Markaz F-7, Islamabad, Islamabad
Chop Chop Wok: It was recently got constructed and gained much prominence for its delicious Chinese food. It is situated at Agha Khan Rd, F-6 Markaz F 6 Markaz F-6, Islamabad, Islamabad Capital Territory
Ginyaki: It is famous for its menu and has a variety of Chinese curries served with Chow Mein and rice. The prices are not overly expensive and there is an option for add-ons with reasonable charges. It is located at Bhittai Rd, F-7 Markaz F 7 Markaz F-7, Islamabad.
KOI: With the increasing trend of sushi in Islamabad. Koi is constructed and serves mouthwatering Japanese food. Its location is E-7, Islamabad.
Suki Sushi: it is not only constrained to offering yummy Japanese food but also serves Japanese food. Its address is F-10 Markaz, Sagheer Plaza, opposite UBL Bank, F 10/3 F-10, Islamabad, Islamabad.
Famous Restaurants and Cafes
Butcher’s Café: This restaurant has been the talk of the town ever since made, due to its delicious beef burgers and steaks. The location is Plot no, 15 Bhittai Rd, 1 Markaz F 7/1 F-7, Islamabad.
Cannoli: It is a highly recommended place for burgers. It has two branches in either twin city. The locations are Shop # 3, Gol Market, F-7/3 F 7/3 Subsector Market, Islamabad and 2nd Floor, Plaza #01L, Theme Park Avenue, Bahria Intellectual Village Bahria Town Intellectual Village, Rawalpindi.
Roasters: Roasters is also famous for its diverse delicious menu. It was foremostly in Islamabad but recently opened in Rawalpindi too. The addresses are 1st Floor, 6-B, Jinnah Super Market Bhittai Rd, F-7 Markaz F 7 Markaz F-7, Islamabad and De One Plaza, Spring North, Phase 7 Bahria Town, Rawalpindi, Islamabad Capital Territory.
Street#1 Café: This restaurant is highly recommended for the saucy street burgers it has on the menu. Apart from the burgers, there are many other dishes. It is located at Street 10, F-6/3 F 6/3 F-6, Islamabad.
Café Rustic: It is a recently opened café but the standard of the taste and quality of this café, makes it worth visiting. It is situated at E-7 Markaz, Shaheen Market, Islamabad.
The Smokey Cauldron: The ambiance of this restaurant is according to the famous Harry Potter series. Which makes it a fascinating place to visit and order yummy food. The location of it is near Pizza Hut, F-6 Markaz F 6 Markaz F-6, Islamabad.
Mindanos: This restaurant is famous for the signature Italian dishes it offers. It is located on the 1st Floor, Street 1, Block E, F-6 Markaz F 6 Markaz F-6, Islamabad.
Kallisto: Kallisto is the most famous restaurant in Rawalpindi due to its diverse menu, heightened location, and beautiful view. Its location address is Bahria Spring North Shaheen Chowk Phase 7 Bahria Town Intellectual Village, Rawalpindi.
BBQ Tonight: The very famous BBQ Tonight is all about the mouthwatering desi food one can cherish. It is situated at Embassy Rd, Block A G 6/3 Blue Area, Islamabad, and The Ranch Main Paradise Road, Phase 4 Bahria Town, Riding Club, Street, Rawalpindi.
The Kabul Restaurant: The very old Kabul restaurant has not lost any of its customers rather still keeps on attracting more with the delicious Kabuli food it offers. The location address of it is Hotel, Plot No. 17, F-7 Markaz, Jinnah Super Market, Next to Hill view F 7 Markaz F-7, Islamabad.
Snacking Places and Dessert bars
ChikaChino: This place is famous for Jalebi, Chaat, Gol Gappay, and other snacking dishes along with traditional and a variety of drinks. It was initially set up in Islamabad at F-10 Markaz F 10/3 F-10, Islamabad, and then later got opened on Park Road, Bahria Town Phase IV Phase 4 Bahria Town, Rawalpindi.
Chai Mehfil: Chai Mehfil depicts in the traditional style of having tea with various delicious side orders while enjoying a live performance. It is not old and has gained much prominence. The location address is plot no. 11, Super Market, Block B, United Bakery Building, School Rd, F-6 Markaz Islamabad.
Burger Fest: This is the best example of delicious street burgers to which all of us keep on coming back for more. It is located at F-7 Markaz F 7 Markaz F-7, Islamabad, and offers the best juicy burgers at a reasonable rate.
Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf: It is an international American brand that is all about serving the best coffee and other mouthwatering baked items. It recently got opened at Mount View Plaza F-6 Markaz F 6 Markaz F-6, Islamabad and Expressway, Phase 7 Bahria Town, Rawalpindi.
Robert’s Coffee: Most people residing in Islamabad come here to have an enjoyable time snacking. It is located at shop 4, Gol Market, F-7/3 F 7/3 F-7, Islamabad.
The Grand Truck: Recently opened Grand Truck has earned so many valuable customers through the variety of samosas and other snacks to offers. As depicted by the name, GT is a food truck that with time has improved and now offers outdoor dine-in as well as takeaway. This food truck is parked at Clock tower, Phase 7 Bahria Town, Rawalpindi.
Baskin Robbins: The highly recognized American ice cream parlor is Baskin Robbins. It offers around 31 yummiest flavors of ice creams and also has shakes/smoothies on the menu. It is located at Hillal Rd, F-11 Markaz F 11 Markaz F-11, Islamabad.
Hotspot: Hotspot mainly gives away good quality desserts (pancakes, waffles, mousse, etc.) and drinks had made itself a favorite of many. it is situated at Street 3, Off Kohsar Rd, F 7/3 F-7, Islamabad and Park Road, behind The Arena, Bahria Town Phase IV Phase 4 Bahria Town, Rawalpindi.
Baking Wonders: Newly opened ‘baking wonders’ does wonder with its delightful bread pudding. It has many more delicious options to offer. its location is 17A, Business Bay, Bahria Expressway, Sector F, Phase 7, Rawalpindi.
Soft Swirl: This Ice cream parlor is mostly busy selling the yummiest and creamiest ice cream with a variety of flavors. It is located at Bhittai Rd, F-7 Markaz F 7 Markaz F-7, Islamabad.
Written By: Aleen Tariq