You must have experienced or heard of theme restaurants, village restaurants, Train Bogie restaurants, or roof-top restaurants.
But, Have you ever imagined a dine out in the middle of the river & that to be floating? How romantic it would be to spend some time with our beloved ones.
Well you heard it right.
Odisha Tourist Development Corporation (OTDC) has set & planned to start two floating restaurants on the Mahanadi River by using Two mechanized boats.
Seems you are excited! So let’s explore the first floating restaurant of Odisha.
About the Floating Restaurant
Odisha has a rich culture of heritage travel space and monumental cities . Cuttack is one of them , one of the oldest
city of odisha surrounded by river mahanadi and kathajodi .
The first floating restaurant of Odisha is situated in the bank of mahanadi . There are two floating restaurant carting around 35 people but for now only one five seater restaurant is open .
Adding to that some water sports facility also there .
It is managed by OTDC and simple india pvt ltd .
Specialty of the Floating Restaurant
You can enjoy your food and take the pleasure of the water around. At night, the floating restaurants will be decked up with colorful light while suitable music will be on play to further enhance the ambience . Cool breeze from the river mahanadi and natural scenic of the spot will provide you a refreshing mood.
How much it would Cost you?
The restaurants will have both vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes to cater the needs . It will have all the favorite foods of the foodies with the added attraction of local flavor. Average cost is Rs 1500 for one hour for the floating restaurant. Foods will cost you extra or you can bring your own food.
It will open from 11am morning to 8.00 pm evening. As I mention above it is catering only five people at a time for now so kindly reach early or book your seat from silver city boating club or OTDC Counter. Booking contact number +91 8249073231 . If you can’t find a place in the floating restaurant then don’t worry a restaurant and a bar is there to chill out.
How to Reach
It is situated close to balijatra ground and know as silver city boating club and previously known as seasore boating club . Still having confusion don’t worry I will add a map here for your convenient .
Click here for the map.
At the end
Hope you will enjoy your time at First floating restaurant of Odisha with your friends and family. You can explore nearby places such as Barabati Stadium, Horse Gate and Barabati Killa.
Share your experience if you have already visited or planning to visit.
Also you can check for to 10 Unexplored Places Near Cuttack.