A short walk from The Circus, ‘progressive Indian’ Mantra are reinventing your favourite Indian classics. Although there are still plenty of meat-based dishes, Mantra serves Southern Indian cooking, which traditionally has a heavy focus on vegetarian and vegan ingredients. Dine in their lavish restaurant or take a pint of Cobra (on tap, of course) outside to their suntrap courtyard, with stunning views of the city. The Indian is owned by Sheetal and Prasad Vanka, a couple from Mumbai and Hyderabad respectively. With a menu this extensive of new and exciting flavours, this is a Mantra you’ll want to repeat every day.