Auto Review: Datsun GO and GO+ Launch Fits The Bill

The second quarter of the financial year 2019-20 has seen a lot of upheaval in the automotive sector in India. The car sales across segments have dwindled and the market analysts are filling magazine and newspaper columns with articles on the slow-down in the auto sector. However, the well-documented analysis has failed to dampen theContinue reading “Auto Review: Datsun GO and GO+ Launch Fits The Bill”

Restaurant Review: Grandmama’s Cafe, Pune

The popular Mumbai hangout place Grandmama’s Cafe has set up shop in Pune and we couldn’t be more excited! The food here is derived from three grannies — one from Bombay, a Parsi granny and an Italian granny. Needless to say, there are a plethora of options available for vegetarian and non-vegetarian hungry souls. TheContinue reading “Restaurant Review: Grandmama’s Cafe, Pune”

Mango Pyali Appreciation Post

This is a mango.   King of fruits. Also my favourite. Mangoes are generally available in India from the month of April to June, depending on the variety of the fruit. There are more than 500 varieties of mango in the world. They can be cut like this and eaten. Or this. Or sucked. OrContinue reading “Mango Pyali Appreciation Post”

Restaurant Review: Botanica, Pune

After a long, tiring day, we walked into Botanica — The Greenhouse Bar, a recently-opened restaurant at the new Raja Bahadur City Centre where the Raja Bahadur Mills earlier stood. The newly developed centre is an upcoming commercial hub. As we entered the City Centre, a wide open space with beautiful dim lighting greeted us.Continue reading “Restaurant Review: Botanica, Pune”

Seafood Festival at Courtyard Marriott

Sassoon Docks is one of the oldest docks and fish market in the island city of Mumbai. Constructed in the year 1875, every day tonnes of fresh catch from the Arabian sea is brought and put up for sale at this historic dock. By the time, the seafood reaches our homes, the freshness is lostContinue reading “Seafood Festival at Courtyard Marriott”

Restaurant Review: Deewan Khana

Situated in the most happening area of Pune — Balewadi, Deewan Khana is not just another restaurant. The speciality of Deewan Khana is Maharashtrian cuisine. There are many restaurants serving Maharashtrian food but the menu at Deewan Khana is probably the only one that is not limited to any particular area or community of theContinue reading “Restaurant Review: Deewan Khana”

Restaurant Review: Mamagoto Pune – The fun Asian resto

Mamagoto’s tagline ‘fun Asian eating’ couldn’t have been more apt. With a bright decor featuring a collage of hip and quirky East Asian elements and a casual laidback vibe, Mamagoto ­ — a new entrant among the restaurants serving Asian cuisine in Pune — is sure to make your dining experience a lot more funContinue reading “Restaurant Review: Mamagoto Pune – The fun Asian resto”

Restaurant Review: Lord of the Drinks, Pune

Lord of the Drinks (LOTD), a popular hangout place for the folks of Delhi and Mumbai, has now opened its doors to Puneites. After visiting their Hauz Khas outlet in Delhi, I was looking forward to gobble their delicious food in Pune and the place did not disappoint me. The Pune outlet is situated inContinue reading “Restaurant Review: Lord of the Drinks, Pune”

Oriental Food Festival at Flavours, Seasons-An Apartment Hotel

If you think Oriental food is only about Chinese cuisine, then you are mistaken. Thai, Vietnamese, Japanese, Singaporean, Indonesian and many more cuisines, which are still relatively new to the Indian palate, have a lot of interesting flavours to offer. And here’s your chance to try them all at the ongoing Oriental Food Festival atContinue reading “Oriental Food Festival at Flavours, Seasons-An Apartment Hotel”