Dining with a Twist: Discover Ristretto-Behind The Rods, Ahmedabad's jailhouse thrills
Ever wondered what it would be like to dine behind bars? In Ahmedabad, there's a cafe where the bizarre meets the extraordinary, and it has captured the hearts of both food enthusiasts and thrill-seekers. Yes, you read it right. Ristretto, a creatively designed jail-themed cafe, is not your typical dining experience; it's a rendezvous with the extraordinary.
As you step into Ristretto, prepare to be transported to a world unlike any other. The decor, complete with iron bars, towering prison walls, and dimly lit corners, meticulously recreates the atmosphere of a maximum-security prison.
Now, let's delve into the star of the show: the food. At Ristretto, every dish is a masterpiece, meticulously crafted to align with your mood and cravings.
If you're seeking recommendations, the Masala Maska Cheese Fries, Cheese Fondue and Mexican Hot-Pot are the showstoppers. These fries are a delightful fusion of flavors and cheesiness, making them an absolute must-try sensation.
But Ristretto's culinary ingenuity doesn't stop there. They've put their creative spin on the traditional samosa with their Hummusa. Paired with a mouthwatering dip and a touch of fried chili for that Indian flair, it's a flavor explosion that's impossible to resist.
And if you have a sweet tooth, their in-house bakery delights are the cherry on top of your gastronomic adventure.
Ristretto's expertise extends to crafting refreshing mocktails, adding another layer of excitement to your visit. It's the perfect place to shake off midweek blues, with each mocktail presented in a unique way, ready to rejuvenate your spirits instantly. It's a delightful way to refresh and unwind in the company of friends or family.
Live show and screenings
But Ristretto is more than just fantastic food and an exciting ambiance. It's where you can cheer for your favorite team at live sports screenings while savoring scrumptious food. On Friday they also have live music night.
Location: B/5 Ground Floor, Maharaja Palace, University Road, Near Vijay Cross Roads, Navrangpura
Average Cost: ₹1,200 for two people (approx.)