Zee Zest

Shefali Shah Interview

Shefali Shah is an Actor, Artist, Designer and Restaurateur. A name that resonates with powerful acting, Shefali Shah has several aces up her sleeve that are beyond the screen. I met Shefali recently in Bengaluru as she came to launch her restaurant Jalsa after the first launched in Ahmedabad. The restaurant is eclectic and has… Read More Shefali Shah Interview


Mitti Cafe Review

Mitti Café is a chain of cafes whose staff has adults with physical and intellectual disability and walks the talk when it comes to inclusivity. This café is a collaboration between the erstwhile Enerjuvate and Mitti Café where Darshana Nahata is the Creative Head who has also designed the menu and Alina Alam the Founder… Read More Mitti Cafe Review


Patios – restaurant review

Vegetarians who may have felt a lack of choice at restaurants have reason to cheer with Patios that offers an all vegetarian meal with a delightful twist of taste, flavour and presentation. Patios, progressive vegetarian kitchen stays true to its premise in a fine dining space in Jayanagar, Bengaluru. A meal here is a feast… Read More Patios – restaurant review

Lonely Planet

Chef Gaggan Anand’s New Restaurant and More

The name Gaggan Anand immediately conjures a sense of respect that goes far beyond culinary circles. And rightly so. After all, Gaggan has been awarded two Michelin stars and topped Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants list for four years in a row. Easily the most celebrated Indian chef, he has always known to chart his own… Read More Chef Gaggan Anand’s New Restaurant and More

The New Indian Express

Potbelly Divine – review of Bihari cuisine

Bihari cuisine is a hidden gem of Indian regional cuisine that combines flavour and technique to create a vivid taste profile. A meal at the newly opened The Potbelly Divine at Indiranagar in Bengaluru was my first introduction to Bihari cuisine. The Delhi based chain has made its first inroads into the South of India… Read More Potbelly Divine – review of Bihari cuisine

Lonely Planet

DIY Kits: Restaurant at Home

DIY kits from restaurants ensure you never miss the food from your favourite restaurant and can put together a meal from the comfort of your home. The COVID-19 induced lockdown has made restaurants across the country think out of the box and in order to ensure that they remain connected with their customers have come… Read More DIY Kits: Restaurant at Home

Luxury Lifestyle Magazine UK

Review: Ottimo, ITC Gardenia, Bengaluru

Ottimo the pan Italian fine dining restaurant at ITC Gardenia, Bengaluru whips up an excellent meal using only the finest local and imported ingredients. When Simonti Majumdar, Public Relations Manager, ITC Gardenia asked me which was my favourite international cuisine I replied saying it was Italian. And being at a staycation at the beautiful ITC… Read More Review: Ottimo, ITC Gardenia, Bengaluru


Bene Restaurant – Sheraton Grand Bangalore at Brigade Gateway

A meal at Bene dispels many myths associated with Italian cuisine and what shines though here is the quality of ingredients that make for a superlative dining experience. Before starting this meal, I had the pleasure to chat with the very talented Chef Roberto Apa who is in charge of the culinary creations here. A seasoned professional… Read More Bene Restaurant – Sheraton Grand Bangalore at Brigade Gateway

Luxury Lifestyle Magazine UK

The Den Drunch

Nestled in the IT hub of Bangalore, The Den Bengaluru has launched the city’s first Sunday Drunch – a combination of drinks, brunch and lunch. If you like to have a relaxed Sunday and enjoy time with family and friends there is an all new way to do that in Bengaluru. And to sample it… Read More The Den Drunch


Review of Burma Burma, Indiranagar

    “Ma’am your waiting time is 45 minutes” was my valet’s words as I pulled up at the entrance of Burma Burma in Indiranagar. Considering I was here on Monday I was a little surprised but was lucky that I had a prior reservation that ensured I was seated in 5 minutes. As it… Read More Review of Burma Burma, Indiranagar