R.T. Nagar or Rabindranath Tagore Nagar is a residential area located in the north of Bangalore near to Hebbal. Rahmat Nagar, Ganga Nagar, Kauser Nagar are the area constituting under R.T. Nagar. This residential place is divided in two blocks, R.T. Nagar 1st Block and R.T. Nagar 2nd Block. The locality is well connected with Dinnur Main Road, Bellary Road and BMTC bus services are available from here to major bus stations of Bangalore.
Even though, R.T. Nagar is a residential area it has the cosmopolitan setup. For lovers of shopping BDA shopping Complex, Janatha Bazaar will be paradise. The main area for shopping is R.T. Nagar Main Road, this road has shopping centers like Nilgiris, Fabmall FoodWorld and Namdhari's Fresh. Some industry are also established like IQ Men Data Labs, Apex-decisions.com Private Limited, Renaissance Technologies Pvt. Ltd, Aruksha Glass Industry are to name a few.
There are several reputed educational centers established in and around R.T. Nagar Florence Public School, Presidency School, Navodaya Vidyaniketana, Adarsha Polytechnic and R.T.Nagar Public School, some famous medical colleges Ambedkar Medical College, R.T. Nagar School Of Nursing, Rajiv Gandhi College Of Dental Science And Hospital. The big centre for cultural activity The Taralabalu Kendra is located and it also houses "Bangalore School Of Music East West Centre".
R.T. Nagar homes many restaurants and fast food centers with unique blend and mouth watering cuisines, New Shanthi Sagar , Hotel Nandhini, Stomach Restaurant are well know for multi-cuisine, Beijing Bites & Noodle King for Chinese cuisine, Icey N Spicy Restaurant for non-veg and U.S. Pizza, Pizza Hut, Cafe Coffee Day are also located here. For the lovers of entertainment and who also actively involves themselves Patel’s Inn will be the favourite place, as this resort offers Go-kart tracks and cars. For movie lovers Pushpanjali Theatre, Sri Radhakrishna Theatre is the place to relish. For recreational purpose Country Club India Limited is situated here for the residents of R.T Nagar.