Pa Pa Ya – A Restaurant that serves art on your plate.

PA PA YA – The new and much instagrammed Asian sibling of Masala Library which opened at Palladium mall, Lower Parel sometime last year and has been creating a buzz ever since and when my dear friend Jerlyn D’Silva (A couple of pictures have been clicked by her) extended an invite for an exclusive tasting…

Asanjo – The new global kid in town!

Restaurant Name: ASANJO Address: Shop no 5/16 Stellar Enclave, Opposite Reliance Mall, Aundh, Pune Timings: 12 PM to 4 PM, 6:30 PM to 11 PM Contact: 020 30189905 They serve only HALAL meats Looking at “TLC” or “The History Channel” doesn’t cut it anymore: the kitchen, yes, our very own kitchen is the new substitute…

Baraza Bars & Bites – Not just a snack Bar!

Restaurant Name: Baraza Bars & Bites Address: Ishanya Mall Rd, Maharashtra Housing Board, Shastrinagar, Yerawada, Pune, Maharashtra 411006 Timings: 5:00 PM to 1:30 AM Contact: 02030162042 They serve only HALAL meats. A wonky but heartfelt theory I have about “Baraza Bars & Bites” is that it is actually more suited to elite and the true…

Chill & Sizzle – “The beer & Sizzler Fest” at 3 Spices, DoubleTree by Hilton.

Festival: ‘Beer and Sizzler Fest’ Where: ‘3 spices’ – Double Tree by Hilton, Chinchwad Duration: 17th to 30th April Meats served: HALAL, a couple of dishes contain Wines; you might want to check with the chef before ordering. Pricing: Starts from Rs 400++ (Vegetarian) and 450++(Non vegetarian) Just when we thought that the hospitality sector in our…

Italy Via Punjab – New Entrant in the Fusion World!

Restaurant Name: Italy Via Punjab Address: Shop no 4, Nine Hills, Near RIMS International School, NIBM, Pune. Timings: 11:30 to 11:30 Contact: 02065207477/9011512076 They serve only HALAL meats. Fusion dining is in and in these ever changing times, I have seen a lot of takers for it. For the ones who don’t know, Fusion cuisine…

Breaking eggs at Indigo Delicatessen – The breakfast menu!

Indigo Delicatessen – Level 3 Phoenix Market City, Shop no D5, Vimannagar, Pune, 411014 Pictures clicked by – Jerlyn D’silva I think and it’s also a proven fact that the breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and it’s so much nicer to start a day early in the morning and spend some time…

The Dessert Diaries – CarryOcake by Prajakti Shet!

CarryOcake by Prajakti Shet (Home baker) Contact – 9823085000 Facebook – facebook.com/carryocake Instagram – carryocake Address: Off Magarpatta Kharadi Bypass, Marvel Bounty next to Amanora mall.  To the best of my knowledge, other than the basics – an electric hand mixer, a convection oven, measuring cups and spoons, one needs determination to be a home…

The Nawabs of India Food Fest at Zeera, Conrad, Pune – Aadaab!

“Daulat ke tarazoo mein tolo to faqeer hain hum, Giza-e-hind me hum jaisa Nawaab nahi koi.” The past tumbles through the passage of time carrying records of bygone moments, heard and read about the empires whose cultural standards continue to dictate. Yes, this is about Nawabs, and this post is about The Nawabs of India…

Sassy Spoon, Koregaon Park – The perfect venue for a dinner date.

After multiple such inclusions it seems that “The Sassy Spoon, Koregaon Park, Pune” just missed mention on my recent spring restaurant review list, but better late than never, having finally debuted in Pune city after a couple of solid years of anticipation. In this great dining city of ours, barely a day passes without news…

Restaurant Review – Grillicious Baner, Pune, India

Restaurant Name: Grillicious Location: Grillicious, Baner Balewadi Rd, Baner, Pune, Maharashtra 411045 Contact: +91-20-30189993 When it comes to menu planning, Grillicious is the one-stop spot for your next outdoor get together: They have recipes for mains, sides, drinks, desserts and more. Oh yes, recipes! Because Grillicious is one restaurant which has changed the way we see food, they…