Pumpkin Tales

Not denying the fact that Sambar, Idily and Vadai makes amazing breakfast but I also love having breakfast of a western origin. Adding to the few such places in Chennai is Pumpkin Tales in Alwarpet. The Decor is orange and yellow symbolizing “Pumpkins”. The ambiance is bright yet elegant at the same time. When we…

Here and There from Singapore

30 years back my parents got married and now they wanted to celebrate it in Singapore and Malaysia. Since I am their unmarried responsibility they took me along . It was my first international trip!! What do I do best??? Research a little about the places I can visit and research a lot about the food…

Chicken Inn

Heavy showers in Delhi left us stranded from doing the touristry usuals but we found a nice place to escape rains!   We really did not have a choice in selecting the place but our driver left us in an open complex in Pandara road market. And we walked straight into Chicken Inn. We did…

Spice Court – Jaipur

Visiting Jaipur was a dream come true. A little snooping on internet said Jaipur’s famous dishes are onion katchori and laal Maas. The white walls with both traditional and modern look and the good reviews lead us to Spice court for lunch. Tucked in a corner we started with hot and sour chicken soup, baby…

Pakwan

Celebrations are in order for this Pure vegetarian outlet Pakwan for completing one year since their launch. They have introduced a new menu and had invited an army of food bloggers to share their moment and taste their new menu. In their salads & starters, the new comers are Pakwan Special Salad, Mexican Corn Salad, Corn and Spinach…

Dis Dis & Co

Most of the Goa plans flop except a lucky few who make it. But I’m in a different level for vacation plan flopping, living in Chennai even my Pondicherry plans have never gone beyond finalizing dates for the trip! I wasn’t vacationing here but just passing through Pondicherry and my dear friend decided to make…

Sotally Tober

Sotally tober! Did you not read it as “Totally sober” the first time?? 😀 The main lighting is dark and the warm lighting comes from the small kettles and bulbs. There are comfortable sofas in the corners for people coming in groups. We ordered tipsy melons from the cocktail menu, draught beer, Pina colada, coriander…

Va Pho

Off late, whenever I am dining out, the cuisine happens to be Asian! Va Pho was my pick this time. Even before going there, we wanted to taste their Bao’s. This place is a part of Oriental Cuisine and parking can be managed in the side lane. The Ambiance and décor is very colourful and…

Cafe Blossom

Café Blossom, recently opened in RK Salai perked up my interest to visit them. Whoever designed this place is in love with the British. The place is decorated have the English in mind but the place serves Italian. The entrance is through a quiet lane so parking can be easily managed. Located in the first…

Nasi and Mee

We wanted to eat food which satisfied our long starved and dried soul. Nasi and Mee was the closest place and we sincerely hoped the food would be good. We started with Xiao Long Bao dumpling, Thai Chilli prawns and went on to Mee Laksa soup a soupy noodles and Nasi Lemak Istimewa. I usually…

Sunrise Restaurant

If you are new to Mahabalipuram, it is better to take help of Google maps to land here after turning the amaze of tiny streets. How did I end up here??? Strong recommendation from a friend who couldn’t stop raving about the food here for two days after his visit! They do not have any…

Fusilli Reasons

For the last two times I visited fusilli reasons, I ate standing out which is the usual scenes at fusilli. Though everyone was excited that they opened a bigger place in the same neighborhood, I never went that side, Forgive me for that! This was the first time I leisurely Sat INSIDE fusilli and had…