15 Best Restaurants in Islamabad for Dinner & Lunch

15 Best Restaurants in Islamabad

Restaurants in Islamabad. From local Pakistani and Afghan cuisines to international flavors like Italian, Thai, Chinese, and American, the city has a diverse culinary scene to satisfy every palate. In this blog, we’ll explore 15 of the best restaurants in Islamabad, spanning different areas and offering various cuisines.

Khiva Restaurant in Islamabad

Khiva Restaurant in Islamabad

3.5 out of 2,329 reviews

Address Jinnah Super  F-7 Markaz Islamabad

Service options: Dine-in · Takeaway · Delivery

Khiva Restaurant in Islamabad Specializing in Pakistani, Uzbek, and Continental cuisines, Khiva Restaurant is known for its excellent lunch, hi-tea, and dinner buffets. The restaurant offers affordability and features dishes like Lamb Rosh/Dum Pukht, with special deals for 2 and 4 people.

BLT Islamabad Restaurant

BLT Continental Restaurant in Islamabad

Address: Gol Market, Street 8, F-7/3 Islamabad

Service options: Dine-in · Takeaway · Delivery

4.2 out of 1800 reviews

This restaurant in Islamabad Located in F-7/3, BLT Islamabad offers a variety of continental cuisine, including burgers, sandwiches, seafood, steaks, and a range of hot and cold beverages. The restaurant boasts an elegant setting with indoor and outdoor seating, providing a cozy atmosphere inside and a refreshing view outside.


Howdy Restaurant in Islamabad

Address: Gol Market, Shop 8, F-7/3 Islamabad

Service options: Dine-in · Takeaway · Delivery

4.4 out of 12,683 reviews

Howdy Restaurants in Islamabad for a taste of the American West, Howdy is a go-to spot. Offering top-notch burgers and grilled meats, the restaurant’s Old West cowboy theme creates a unique dining experience. With reasonable prices, it’s an excellent choice for a casual meal.

Rakaposhi Height Restaurant

Address: Jinnah Super Market F-7 Markaz Islamabad

Service options: Dine-in · Kerbside pickup · Delivery

3.5 out of 748 reviews

Rakaposhi Height Known for its great ambiance and affordable buffets, Rakaposhi Height Restaurant features traditional Afghan specialties such as Pulao, Biryani, aloo gosht, BBQ, seafood, and Chinese dishes. The restaurant offers panoramic views of the cityscape.

Yum Chinese & Thai Restaurant

Address: Street 16 F-7/2 Islamabad

Service options: Dine-in · Kerbside pickup · Delivery

4.3 out of 4336 reviews

Situated in F7, Yum Chinese & Thai Restaurant specializes in modern Chinese and Thai cuisine. The restaurant’s modern design and reasonable prices make it a popular choice. Don’t miss their specialty, the Yum Fish stir fry topped with almonds.

Ox & Grill Steakhouse

Ox & Grill Steakhouse Restaurants in Islamabad

Address: College Rd, Markaz, F-7, Islamabad

Service options: Dine-in · Drive-through · No-contact delivery

4.4 out of 3812 reviews

If you’re craving steaks, Ox & Grill Steakhouse is the right choice. The menu includes not only steaks but also Italian and Mexican cuisine. The restaurant offers reasonable prices, courteous staff, and a wide range of hot and cold beverages.

CGC (Char Grill Central)

CGC (Char Grill Central) restaurant in Islamabad

Address: Gol Market, F-7/3, Islamabad

Service options: Dine-in · Kerbside pickup · Delivery

4.3 out of 899 reviews

Perfect for burger lovers, Char Grill Central in Islamabad serves burgers made with fresh, unprocessed ingredients. With a great ambiance, it’s an ideal spot for hanging out with friends.

Koffee Net

Koffee Net Restaurant in Islamabad

Address: Jinnah Super Market, F-7, Islamabad

Service options: Dine-in · Kerbside pickup · No-contact delivery

3.9 out of 1021 reviews

An excellent place for coffee lovers, Koffee Net provides a delightful environment for enjoying a cup of coffee. Known for its unique decor and well-done services, it’s a charming spot for a pleasant experience.

Pappasalliss Italian Restaurant

Pappasalliss Italian Restaurant in Islamabad

Address: Jinnah Super Market, F-7, Islamabad

Service options: Dine-in · Takeaway · Delivery

4.1 out of 3171 reviews

Pappasallis is a popular Italian restaurant in Islamabad, offering a vast menu with appetizers, soups, special chicken and beef dishes, charcoal dishes, seafood, sizzling Thai food, pizzas, and plates of pasta.

Asian Wok

Asian Wok Restaurant in Islamabad

Address: Beverly Centre, Jinnah Ave, F 6/1 Blue Area, Islamabad

Service options: Dine-in · Takeaway · Delivery

4.5 out of 5769 reviews

Located in Beverly Center Islamabad, Asian Wok offers a great ambiance with painted walls and Chinese decor. Known for its Pan-Asian dishes, especially Thai and Chinese, it’s one of the best places for enjoying this type of cuisine.

The Capital Grill

The Capital Grill

Address: Shop No. 6, Ground Floor, 56G Beverly Centre, Jinnah Ave, F 6/1 Blue Area, Islamabad

Service options: Dine-in · Takeaway · Delivery

4.2 out of 784 reviews

Situated in Beverly Center, The Capital Grill is known for its excellent steaks, seafood, and Italian cuisine. With reasonable prices, it provides a versatile menu suitable for various tastes.

Tiger Temple

Tiger Temple

Address: Beverly Centre, Jinnah Ave, F 6/1 Blue Area, Islamabad

A standout Thai restaurant in Islamabad, Tiger Temple offers a minimalistic white decor setting the mood for a delicious Thai feast. Signature dishes include Goong Tohd Prawns, Chicken, Mushroom Dumplings, and Chili and Basil Chicken.

Tau’s

Address: Beverly Centre, Shop 16 LG, F 6/1 Blue Area, Islamabad

Service options: Dine-in · Takeaway

4.1 out of 553 reviews

For delicious Desi cuisine, Tau’s is a great choice. The menu includes starters, rolls, bread, BBQ, main courses, drinks, and tea. Known for its pleasant and peaceful dine-in atmosphere, Tau’s is ideal for family and friends gatherings.

Meraki Restaurant

Address: Beverly Centre, F 6/1 Blue Area, Islamabad

Service options: Dine-in · Takeaway

4.1 out of 823 reviews

Specializing in Continental, Desi, Chinese, and BBQ cuisines, Meraki Restaurant offers a diverse menu under one roof. The restaurant also provides lunch and hi-tea buffets, making it suitable for various occasions.

Salt n’Pepper

Salt n'Pepper

Address: Plot No. 55, Shabbir Plaza, Blue Area, G 6/2 F-6, Islamabad

Service options: Dine-in · Takeaway · Delivery

4.1 out of 3665 reviews

Situated in Blue Area, Salt n’Pepper offers a vast menu ranging from burgers and steaks to Chinese and Pakistani dishes. The comfortable ambiance with spacious interior and a separate play area for children makes it great for a casual family dinner.

Conclusion:

In essence, the 15 restaurants in Islamabad highlighted here are just a glimpse into the vibrant and dynamic food culture that Islamabad embraces.

Whether you’re a local resident or a traveler exploring the city’s culinary delights, the diverse options ensure that there’s always something new and exciting to try in the ever-evolving Islamabad food scene.

So, the next time you find yourself in the capital, embark on a culinary adventure and savor the unique flavors that Islamabad has to offer.

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