Iconic Bangalore | Brahmins’ Coffee Bar

There’s something comforting about really tiny menus. And by tiny I don’t mean the literal size of the menu but the number of items on it. Don’t get me wrong. Like every other person, I too, like to be spoilt for choice when I eat out. But there’s no denying the sometimes too many options … Continue reading Iconic Bangalore | Brahmins’ Coffee Bar

Iftaar treats: Mohammed Ali Road in Mumbai

Imagine a bustling decades-old street, occupied to the brim with food stalls and shops, some covered in the hissing smoke arising from kebabs on the coal-fired grill, some resonating the cheers that arise every time dough hits hot oil and each one’s lure stronger than the other. There are people everywhere, there’s even more food everywhere. Luscious, rich, heavy food. … Continue reading Iftaar treats: Mohammed Ali Road in Mumbai

Iconic Bangalore | Mavalli Tiffin Room (MTR)

The first time I knew I wanted to eat at MTR was when Vasundhara Das hosted the Bangalore episode of the show Indian Rendezvous on Discovery’s Travel and Living Channel (TLC). I don’t remember anything from the episode except that when it was time to eat, she went to MTR. But if that wasn’t enough to trigger my curiosity/taste buds, I … Continue reading Iconic Bangalore | Mavalli Tiffin Room (MTR)