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Le Cirque

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The Leela Palace Hotel, 10th Floor | Diplomatic Enclave, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi 110002, India
+91 11 3933 1234
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19:00 - 23:45
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Le cirque is part of the global fine dining establishment. The restaurant is situated in the tenth floor of the hotel and does not require room key to go to that floor. I went alone. Ate potato Gnocchi and fries with truffle. The food came in time and waiting was not much. The restaurant was not very busy and I... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant for a dinner while staying in the hotel. The food was pretty good, though the portion sizes were pretty small for the dish I ordered (lobster ravioli). We ordered an Indian sangiovese at the recommendation of the staff and it was excellent. Equally dessert (chocolate fondant) was excellent. Overall an enjoyable experience.

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Thank jvsanders1988
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with a group of 4 on a business dinner. Although no reservation was made the hostess was kind to accommodate our table on a busy night. We were served at the bar while our table was getting ready. Ordered martinis served to perfection, which were made by the maitre d himself. In the middle we were told that our... More 

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Bettembourg
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice located restaurant on the 10th floor of the hotel with a range of Italian and western style food. Good quality and very friendly service; for me a little bit overprized for the offered choice of food.

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1 Thank Broloff
RajatKalia, Manager at Le Cirque, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us and being our guest. I am glad that the location of the restaurant and exceptional food and beverage offerings along with staff services were well received by you. Le Cirque is an exclusive dining destination in the city and most of the ingredients are handpicked from the premium... More 

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41 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A bit underwhelmed really. Small portions and nothing amazing to me. The wine list by the glass was also underwhelming. And I was served by about 6 different people which made it feel a little unfriendly.

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1 Thank Daniel N
RajatKalia, Manager at Le Cirque, responded to this review

At the outset please accept my sincere apologies for your less than perfect experience. While in all earnest we strive hard to ensure our guests sample one of the finest dining experiences at Le Cirque, i completely understand your disappointment. Please be assured that we have taken a serious note of your feedback and the team is working hard on... More 

Ahmedabad, India
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50 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A bit over rated place, it is a good place to have food with nice views in the evening. But trying to be too more posh then it really is.

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RajatKalia, Manager at Le Cirque, responded to this review

Thank you for being our guest and I am disheartened to learn of your less than perfect experience. Le Cirque is known for one of the finest dining experiences in the city and is highly recommended by our patrons. I am sorry of it could not live up to your expectations. Please do alert our team of your preferences and... More 

La Habra, California
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91 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

On our first leg of our India tour group, we had the choice of 3 Restaurants at the Leela Palace; Indian, Japanese and European. We went with the Le Cirque, a very upscale and contemporary French-Italian restaurant with an airy open kitchen within a large dining area. At the entrance there is a small quiet bar with minimal seating for... More 

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RajatKalia, Manager at Le Cirque, responded to this review

Greetings!! We would like to thank you for your feedback in the Trip Advisor. We are glad to hear that you had a nice time at our iconic restaurant. We use the freshest of ingredient which are specially imported from Italy for our restaurant and we ensure that we maintain the right quality at all times. The wine that are... More 

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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Most incredible Italian restaurant in Delhi with delicious fresh food and great hospitality and service - especially Ajay and Himanshi. The truffle tagliatelle and asparagus risotto are amazing - would definitely come back next time I'm in Delhi!!!

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RajatKalia, Manager at Le Cirque, responded to this review

Greetings!! It’s heartening to hear such encouraging words and I shall ensure to share the feedback with the entire team. Our aim is to offer a distinguished dining experience to all our patrons and we are glad that you thoroughly enjoyed the evening at Le Cirque, We look forward to welcoming you soon at your palace once again. Warm regards,... More 

Tallinn, Estonia
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48 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Loved the interior, liked the food & especially loved the terrace! Everything about this hotel was great, all three restaurants were spectacular!

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Thank gintare_radaviciute
RajatKalia, Food and Beverage Manager at Le Cirque, responded to this review

Greetings ! Very Kind of you to acknowledge and appreciate the Ambience and Food . Be rest assured that your feedback has been shared with the team and we are thankful for the same . We look forward to see you soon back at New Delhi ! Warm regards, Rajat More 

London, United Kingdom
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159 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Probably very strange for a tourist visiting India for the very first time but we thought that we should "ease" ourselves in gently before embarking on the "full Indian" eating experience. As far as Italian cuisine goes this restaurant has a certain take on it placing the dishes into a more modern feel to some classics so if your'e looking... More 

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Thank Paul A
RajatKalia, Food and Beverage Manager at Le Cirque, responded to this review

Dear Paul , Greetings ! I am delighted to hear your feedback and glad you had a brilliant evening . Our ambience and the quality of the produce at Le Cirque is unparalleled in India . The team is glad for the feedback and we will ensure that in the new menu designing, your feedback is assistive however , in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$70 - US$101
Cuisine
Italian, European, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
19:00 - 23:45
Monday
19:00 - 23:45
Tuesday
19:00 - 23:45
Wednesday
19:00 - 23:45
Thursday
19:00 - 23:45
Friday
19:00 - 23:45
Saturday
19:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Leela Palace Hotel, 10th Floor | Diplomatic Enclave, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi 110002, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  National Capital Territory of Delhi  >  New Delhi
  • Phone Number: +91 11 3933 1234
Description
Asia's first international French - Italian gourmet restaurant Le Cirque maintains its concept of "controlled confusion" juxtapose with an eclectic mix of classic Italian and contemporary French cuisine. The ambience is fashionable and the atmosphere sophisticated and stylish. The restaurant offers special seating pervading the metallic show kitchen and exclusive board room suitable for important meetings.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?