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The Flying Elephant
Themed Brunches at The Flying Elephant 
May 2023

Summer is here and it’s time to sit back and enjoy good food. The Flying Elephant brings you themed brunches all this month with scrumptious menus by Chef Balaji Natarajan. Starting with the Buena Mesa Brunch with short eats in Greek, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian and Indian cuisines spread across multiple live stations followed by the Mother's Day brunch offering International and Indian home-style comfort food and ending with a Family brunch with a special focus on kids favorites. 

Also avail a chance to win exciting prizes in the lucky draw.  

12.30pm to 3.30pm

For more information and table reservations please call +918939871128

The Flying Elephant

Mother's Day 
May 2023

Welcome the month of love, care and Mother's Day at Antahpura Spa. Treat a Mom in your life to an energizing and luxurious Swedish massage followed by a soothing foot rub to alleviate stress and tension.

For appointments or buy gift certificates please call +918939871123.


The Flying Elephant is Now Open
October 2022

After a hiatus of over 2 years, The Flying Elephant has opened in a new avatar. Bolder,  innovative and unscripted, its three-level architecture offers guests a multi-sensory dining experience that is unmatched in the city.

The Flying Elephant is the Food & Beverage and Entertainment epicentre of the hotel. From its ground-breaking design, innovative and exceptionally executed menu to its unscripted and personalized service, it is a dining experience that measures itself with internationally acclaimed dining venues.

Tapping into the vast recipe library of Executive Chef Balaji Natarajan, the new menu encompasses familiar signature dishes, served surprisingly different, paying an evolutional tribute to the regions it represents. The food is passionately prepared, thoughtfully plated and interactively served right out of the various show kitchens around the dining floor. Ingredients have been carefully selected, while traditional recipes and preparation methods are respected and fused with modern techniques, textures and flavors.

The drinks menu is a curated selection of known classics with modern twists and is like the food menu, ever evolving. It celebrates fresh ingredients and simple preparation methods, focusing each drinks key flavors.

The music selection, delivered by resident DJ Ashish Nagpal, follows and compliments the creative direction of the F&B menus with remixes and versions of well-known classics and current hits. 

Informal, fun, dynamic & vibrant are just some of the attributes that describe the ambience of The Flying Elephant. The restaurant aims to speak to all senses, offering its patrons great food, service and breathtaking architecture. Underlined with a musical soundtrack and purposefully lit spaces the venue entertains and immerses guests as the evening progresses.


Mr. Ong - Singaporean Restaurant in Chennai
Mr. Ong - Singaporean Restaurant in Chennai
Mr. Ong - The Flavours of Singapore 
February 2022

Park Hyatt Chennai announces the opening of the city’s only authentic Singaporean cuisine, Mr. Ong – The Flavours of Singapore by Park Hyatt Chennai

Inspired by the fast-paced Singaporean hawker-style food, Mr. Ong serves delicious signatures rooted in the culinary origins of Singapore, Malaysia, and Indonesia using fresh, locally sourced ingredients and authentic preparation methods.

Enjoy delectable Singaporean meals out of our brand new show kitchen, located right next to the serene and laidback ambience of the lily pond.

All dishes are prepared with a wide range of authentic ingredients, thoughtfully sourced, and carefully prepared following the highest levels of hygiene by Executive Chef Balaji Natarajan and his team. The recipes have been designed in close collaboration with Sarab Kapoor, an acclaimed culinary consultant, cookbook author, cooking instructor and TV personality. Based out of Singapore, she has given a local and authentic touch to the menu as well as coached the hotel culinary team though many video conferencing cooking sessions best practices of preparing, ingredients and recipes. 

On the menu you will find the classic Malacca Laksa with a selection of condiments, Satays, Roti Canai, a wide variety of wok dishes such as Chili Mud Crab or Black Pepper Mud Crab, the popular Nasi Goreng, Hainanese Chicken Rice, Lamb Rendang with Jasmine Rice as well as homemade ice creams, desserts and lots more.  

Mr. Ong is authentic, fresh, appealing to all senses and serves fuss free, fast paced Singaporean cuisine.

The bar at Mr. Ong serves Asian inspired cocktails using freshly cut herbal ingredients like lemongrass, pandan, ginger and aloe vera as well as palm sugar for sweetness. A large variety of highly popular bubble teas with our secret bobas completes the drinks menu.

For table reservations and inquiries please call +91 8939871128.

Mr. Ong - Singaporean Restaurant in Chennai
Mr. Ong - Singaporean Restaurant in Chennai

Home Delivery in Chennai by Park Hyatt Chennai
Stay Safe at Home - We Deliver Food to Your Doorstep
June 2021 Onwards

The home delivery and takeaway menu of Park Hyatt Chennai by Times Food & Nightlife’s Chef of the Year 2021 Balaji Natarajan offers a home style, multi-cuisine selection covering all meal periods and palates. Enjoy wholesome, delicious meals bursting with flavors, using only the freshest ingredients.  

Continue to relish gourmet dining in the comfort of your home prepared with the highest levels of hygiene and care.

Place your orders at +91 8939871128 or through our delivery partners.

Home Delivery in Chennai by Park Hyatt Chennai


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Wellbeing at Park Hyatt Chennai
February 2021

Park Hyatt Chennai has once again successfully cleared the recent audit of its food production areas and restaurants conducted by FSSAI (Food Safety and Standards Authority of India).

With this top hygiene rating we reiterate our commitment to follow safety and hygiene practices throughout the property and provide a safe and clean environment to guests and colleagues.

Wellbeing at Park Hyatt Chennai

December, 2022

Park Hyatt Chennai announces its GBAC (Global Biorisk Advisory Council®) STAR™ re-certification, the gold standard of prepared facilities. GBAC is a part of ISSA, the worldwide cleaning industry association. With this certification the property has implemented enhanced cleaning and disinfection protocols and has been audited on 20 critical elements that establish our commitment to the program.


Park Hyatt Chennai remains dedicated to continuously improving itself to have a sustainable process long term and provide safe and clean environments to guests and colleagues.  


Awards and Accolades Won By Park Hyatt Chennai
  • 2023 Best Global, The Flying Elephant - Times Food & Nightlife Awards
  • 2023 Best Singaporean, Mr. Ong - Times Food & Nightlife Awards 
  • 2022 Best Business Hotel - Travel + Leisure India's Best Awards
  • 2022 Best Spa Interiors, Antahpura Spa - GlobalSpa Awards
  • 2022 Noteworthy Newcomer, Mr. Ong - Times Food & Nightlife Awards 
  • 2021 Best Business Hotel, Editor's Choice - Travel + Leisure India's Best Awards  
  • 2021 Best All Day Dining, The Dining Room - Times Food & Nightlife Awards 
  • 2021 Chef of The Year, Balaji Natarajan - Times Food & Nightlife Awards 
  • 2020 Best Business Hotel - Travel + Leisure India's Best Awards 
  • 2020 Best Global Fine Dine - The Flying Elephant - Times Food & Nightlife Awards
  • 2019 Best Business Hotel – Editor’s Choice, Travel+Leisure
  • 2019 Best Luxury Hotel - India Travel Awards - South
  • 2019 Best World Cuisine Restaurant, The Flying Elephant - FoodFood Awards
  • 2019 Best Global Premium Dine, The Flying Elephant - Times Food & Nightlife Awards
  • 2019 Best Hotel Spa South, Antahpura Spa - GeoSpa Global Spa Awards
  • 2018 Best Hotel Spa, Antahpura Spa  - FHRAI Federation of Hotel and Restaurant Associations of India
  • 2018 Best Bar Food, The Flying Elephant – India Nightlife Convention and Awards
  • 2018 Best Bar For Wines, The Flying Elephant – India Nightlife Convention and Awards
  • 2018 Best Bar In A Hotel, The Flying Elephant - India Nightlife Convention and Awards
  • 2018 Best Ambience, The Flying Elephant - Travel+Leisure India Delicious Food Awards
  • 2018 Best Hotel Spa Metro, Antahpura Spa - Indian Salon and Wellness Awards
  • 2018 Best Global Premium Dine, The Flying Elephant - Times Food Awards