Tag - Restaurants in New Delhi

Vegetarian ‘Must – haves’ at Yauatcha

What is it? Yauatcha is a definitely a good place, their preparations are close to authentic. Pronounced as ya.u.aa.cha, this establishment by Alan Yau (a successful London-based restaurateur) is a good place for good food. However, after having food at their UK restaurant, I feel their Delhi restaurant needs to do more, but overall good food. What should you eat? Wondering why am I focussing on vegetarian dishes only, I wanted to do it different this time, to see dishes [...]

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Euro 2016 : Screenings in Delhi – NCR

Are you a soccer lover? No matter if you were unable to make it to France, here’s a list of selected sports bar places in Delhi and Gurgaon that usually never leave sports enthusiasts disappointed. Atleast not for arguably the most watched, UEFA Euro 2016, after the FIFA World Cup. Underdoggs Source: Underdoggs Why should you be here? To watch your favourite teams play on several big HD and projection. What else: If some people in your gang are not soccer fans, then they [...]

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Tips by Chef Luigi Ferraro – 5 must order Italian dishes

 It’s better to hear it from the experts themselves rather than struggling with the menu. Here are some  tips by  Chef Luigi Ferraro of Sorrento by Shangri-La’s – Eros Hotel, New Delhi. Chef, Luigi Ferraro is one of the renowned chef who has served as executive chef for a luxury restaurant, Café Calvados in Moscow. What is Sorrento? It’s is one of the latest addition to the fine dining experiences at the Shangri-la Eros New Delhi.     He says “In order to experience authentic [...]

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5 restaurants you probably haven’t tried

You may have heard of them or may have tried a few of them, but there are some more that are waiting for you to visit. Check out a quick list that you may want to try out this weekend: Shang Place: Enjoy dishes from 45 year old legacy of serving the Chinese cuisine by none other than Shangri-La’s signature restaurant ‘Shang Palace’. This fine dining restaurant is serving delicacies from the cuisine of Sichuan, classics of Cantonese and the [...]

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5 expert tips on ordering Thai food – Chef Veena Arora

We all know about the Tom Yums, the  Tom Kha Kai and several others but are you always confident on what to order when visiting a Thai restaurant. Sounding dumb or ordering something that you may not prefer to have is the last thing that you want to happen to you. So, here is a quick cheat sheet based on tips shared by Chef Veena Arora- Chef De Cuisine of the Spice Route at The Imperial in New Delhi [...]

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Garam Dharam – Only camera & no action

Ouch! That hurts.. It opened with a big bang in the heart of New Delhi, inspired by veteran actor Dharmendra, ‘Garam Dharam: Dhaba te theka’ gained popularity soon after it was launched. After reading so much about it, we decided to visit the restaurant for dinner. So, here’s what we experienced but before you read on let me tell you, don’t be mistaken when you see the line up outside because: Some people have a wrong perception that it’s owned [...]

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Go easy @ Penthouse, GK 1

If you are strolling around the quiet N block market around late evening, then you could consider a visit to the Penthouse – Lounge & Bar. Above a marked signage of Pout Café , true to its name, to reach this recently opened place you will have to take some stairs. Review report card: Ratings – on a scale of 1 to 10 (10- highest, 1 – lowest) Food & drinks 6/10 Décor & ambience 6/10 Service 8/10 Value for money 6/10 Let’s start with the good things first: Décor:The décor [...]

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What’s trending – it’s FLYP at MTV!

Why should you be here: Work.Chill. Play. The MTV Way! It’s the first MTV themed Café in the world.  Read on to know what’s unique about this place. However, before you proceed, take a look: Review report card: Ratings – on a scale of 1 to 10 (10- highest, 1 – lowest) Food & drinks 8/10 Décor & ambience 8/10 Service 8/10  Your happening to do list: What can keep you engaged here: With a lot of passion in his voice, Saugato Bhowmik of Viacom 18 Media summed it up: It’s [...]

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Canadian delights for Delhiites

I have known Anna and David Hambly from the time they had a small pocket-sized kitchen. With their increasing popularity they grew to a big operation in Okhla and later opened a fabulous outlet in GK (Greater Kailash) market. This Canadian couple arrived from Victoria (Canada) and made New Delhi their home. Soon after Travel Samosa was launched, I decided to visit Redmoon Bakery in a food critic avatar. But before I tell you my experience, here’s a quick snapshot for [...]

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Spice Route warms Delhiites this winter

Winter in Delhi has its own joys – warm fireplaces, nice weather and Chef De Cuisine, Veena Arora. Culinary magician Chef Veena with her fine dining special – “Winter Collection” menu at the Spice Route (Imperial Hotel, New Delhi) has been extremely popular in melting winter blues away for over two decades now. Below is a quick snapshot if you are thinking of a winter special dine in option: Review report card: Ratings – on a scale of 1 to 10 (10- highest, [...]

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