Nana Swad e Sharodiya @ Sand, Multi-cuisine restaurant, Hotel De Sovrani

Tired of trying out the same old Bengali-only puja special menu? Want to try something new? Then Sand, the in house restaurant of Hotel De Sovrani should be your destination this festive week. Embark on a pan Indian gastronomical journey with traditional dishes curated from Goan, Maharashtrian, Kashmiri, South Indian cuisines which will be available…

Rakhi special items preview @ Velvetiine

Cake shops aren’t new to the city. However patisseries or the new age boutique cake shops that have opened up recently are an welcome change from the monotony of pastry & snacks chains like monginis ( I liked this name more than mio amore) & the sugarr & spice. Sure Flurys, Cakes & Just Baked…

Rakhi Special cupcakes & more from Cremecup.in

There’s no dearth of festivals in India. Name a relation or an occasion, we celebrate it. Among all those some are really special. One such is Rakhi or Rakshabandhan. A festival which celebrates the bond between siblings in Predominantly Hindu families has since crossed religious & cultural boundaries to become a celebration of bonding between…

Jashn E Biryani @ Marufaz, Daawat E Mughlai

Festival: Jashn E Biryani Venue: Marufaz Daawat E Mughlai, Behala When: 13th August’16 – 31st August’16 12pm -11pm Pocket Pinch: Approx 800 for two. Biryani hardly needs any introduction to the foodies of Kolkata. Every time you think of Biryani , you think about some of the legendary restaurants who have been serving the same for…

Hazuki Fudo Matsuri, The Japanese Food Fest @ The Wall

If one’s talking about fine dining restaurants serving South East Asian cuisines, the name of ‘The Wall’ is sure to spring up in the discussion. Located in one of the lanes between Deshapriya Park crossing & Lake stadium, this initiative by the same management who run 6 Ballygunge Place has won hearts for it authentic…

Upma Festival @ Rasam, The Stadel

Here’s some good news for foodies in the city. Rasam, The pure vegetarian South Indian restaurant at The Stadel is hosting an Upma Festival from Friday,12th August to Thursday, 18th August. The carefully curated a-la-carte menu by our Chef P. Kamaraju will consist of varieties of Upma like – Sabudana, Rava Coconut, Ragi, Bajra & Rasam Special Masala ….

Jamva Chalo Ji, Parsi Pop-up @ The Stadel

The Stadel in association with Food Curator, Mrs. Nilufer Babaycon presents Jamva Chalo Ji! – A Parsi pop – up restaurant For the first time in Kolkata —a Parsi pop-up restaurant is being set up at The Stadel, Salt Lake! Curated by Nilufer Babaycon, Director of Woman’s World Beauty Salon and Academy and Parsi food expert, this is…

Aheli te Ilshe Guri

To say the truth I’m the last person to write about an Ilish festival. Yes I’m a Bengali, and no I don’t like ilish. & no that doesn’t make me any less of a Bengali. I don’t like it’s smell, I don’t fantasize about having it for my breakfast, lunch & dinner. But there are…

Kebab Festival @ Sanjha Chula

Don’t think this one needs any elaborate introduction. Sanjha Chulha has already made its name for its themed decor & some brilliant north Indian dishes. Presently they are organising a Kebab Festival & the management invited our group PanchPhoron to try out some of those excellent kebabs. Located near Vivekananda Park, Sanjha Chulha presents you…

Saigon (Vietnamese) Food Festival at Benjarong

Benjarong is organising a Vietnamese food festival, & they invited our group PanchPhoron to try some of the dishes. Now my knowledge about Vietnam itself is pretty limited, let alone its cuisine. All I know from my limited exposure to world history that Vietnam has had a bloody past, a great war & pretty serious…