Category Archives: Restaurant Reviews

Around Town: MTR Karnataka Food Festival

Karunadu Swada, which translates into The Taste of This Great Land – evokes a feeling of blissful homecoming in any Karnataka resident. This is truly the land of many tastes. Go to different parts of Karnataka and you’ll come across foods that are not … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: Fabelle Chocolates

“Mama always said life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.” Growing up, there were few things more exciting than receiving a box of filled chocolates, poring over the little descriptions printed on the … Continue reading

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Dehlvi Cuisine Showcase

Old Delhi is renowned for its culinary heritage, and though I’ve eaten my way through many meals that have their origins there, a weekend wholly dedicated to Dehlvi cuisine sounded wonderful and quite irresistible. This entire experience was hosted by JW Marriot … Continue reading

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Dehlvi Cuisine: A Jama Masjid Jamboree

The beautiful Jama Masjid in Purani Dilli is a sacred monument that is like a beacon of devotion and spirituality  for Muslims in India. Built in the time of Shah Jahaan, it stands serene, like a grand old lady, weathered … Continue reading

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Dehlvi Cuisine: Chandni Chowk

I’ve been to Delhi umpteen times, sometimes passing through to catch a train for Calcutta or Amritsar, visiting aunts and cousins on other occasions, attending weddings and workshops, and there have been some some serious shopping trips too. But one … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: Shang Palace

The Shangri-La Hotel opened its doors to Bangalore a few months ago and now offers a range of fine dining experiences, including the specialty Chinese restaurant, Shang Palace. The restaurant serves regional cuisine from many parts of China, with a … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review – Banjara Melting Pot

Lets start with saying that multicuisine restaurants don’t often feature on our lists of favourite places to eat at. Menus that run to pages, covering a whole plethora of dishes from different cuisines that really have nothing in common, just leave us … Continue reading

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An afternoon with George Calombaris

We discovered MasterChef Australia fairly late by any set of standards. This happened soon after we moved back to India a little over three years ago. We’ve definitely made up for lost time since, and the show is a firm fixture … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: 25 years of Karavalli!

When it comes to experiencing the varied cuisine of the South-Western Coast of India, we’d like to go out on a spindly limb and declare that no place does it better than Karavalli. For 25 amazing years they have been consistently bringing … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: Lunch @ Riwaz, The Ritz Carlton

Riwaz at the Ritz Carlton is one of the finest restaurants in Bangalore, serving authentic and inspired North-west Frontier cuisine. Chef Ramandeep had hosted us for dinner at Riwaz not too long ago, and what a grand and unforgettable experience that meal was! When … Continue reading

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