The mere mention of the word ‘Biryani’ stirs emotions, in a positive way! With so many different styles of biryani based on geography, people get very possessive about ‘their’ style. In fact one of the quotes that I’ve heard from the food circles sums it up nicely – ‘One man’s biryani is another man’s tomato rice‘ ! Continue reading
When eating out becomes a sort of an obsession, then you know its time to step on the brakes. Been thinking about exploring the food scene on MGR Salai, Kandanchavadi. With two very prominent IT office spaces here, once a silent street has now transformed into a very happening place with umpteen hole-in-the-wall places for street food. There are many small restaurants too where you can sit and have a nice meal. Today, myself and a friend decided to check out some such small places, not necessarily proper restaurants. Continue reading
A week ago, Paradise opened their first outlet in Chennai in Old Mahabalipuram Road in Perungudi. It was nothing short of a Superstar’s movie release. Chennaiites went crazy and the whole place decorated with serial lights and baloons looked like a carnival. Paradise themselves wouldn’t have expected anything remotely like this, would have been a very pleasant surprise for them ! Continue reading
This is my third or fourth time at Petuk, and like always, it was a very pleasant dining experience. I have written about my first visit here.
Myself and a friend decided to eat dinner together and we zeroed in on Bengali food, and in this part of Chennai, clearly Petuk rules this space. So we didn’t bother checking anywhere else. In fact, the spark started off when I heard that Petuk now has a small stand & eat outlet called Petuk Express, recently opened on M.G.R. Salai. We decided to eat an Egg Chicken Roll, but then the plan changed and we decided to have an elaborate dinner instead. Continue reading
Quite a few fellow foodies on Facebook food groups were going gaga about LunchPi, a recently-started venture for home-delivery in Food space. I decided to check this out. Continue reading
A sudden craving for Biryani and we decided on Saturday that we were going to order Biryani for Sunday lunch, the question was from where?!?!? Tried to recollect a few places and also requested suggestions from fellow-members in WCE! Finally zeroed in on Hajeera’s Kitchen. btw It has been on my list for quite sometime, so decided to tick it off today! Continue reading