Iconic Jewish bakery – Nahoum & Sons

This 113 years old Kolkata's iconic Swiss-style Jewish bakery was set up by Nahoum Israel, an emigrant from Baghdad. For more than a century this place still remains a holy spot for all the foodies craving for brownies, muffins, pastries, tarts, Christmas plum cake or fudge. After Nahoum Israel opened up this shop in the…

Relaxed dining experience at Tamara, Pipal Tree

After a long while I had a pleasant, unperturbed and sumptuous buffet experience. Tamara absolutely changed my perspective towards this format of dining that has been much polluted in recent times by few loud joints who try to serve everything from Mutton Roganjosh to hookah! 🙂 Without any hint of doubt, Tamara is the next…

Oudh 1590, Saltlake – Experience the bygone Nawabi era!

Until 1856, the Kingdom of Oudh was a state in Awadh region during the British Raj with its capital at Faizabad. The nawabs of Oudh once lived in supreme opulence and affluence which the East India Company noticed and started interfering in the internal matters of the then prosperous Oudh and the kingdom soon became…

Chilli Wok, Park Street – Amazing Thai, Chinese & Burmese food!

After ages I had such heavenly Thai, Burmese and Chinese food all under one roof in Kolkata. The place occupies a prime location at Park Street and is sure to surprise you on your first visit with its vast detailed menu, lovely service and great quality of food. The restaurant is tucked away in one…

In love with dim sums – Yauatcha, Kolkata

Surely Kolkata got the X-factor in the culinary scenario when lately few biggies decided to setup their outlets in the city. And one of them is definitely Yauatcha (which is a Michelin star restaurant). It is considered as one of the Top 50 best restaurants across the globe. Yauatcha which was created by London-based restaurateur Alan…

Time for a special meal – at Smoke House Deli, Kolkata

With sophistication and innovation written all over this place, you are sure to make some finest gastronomical memories at this place. This was my second visit to SHD, the first being bit more than a year ago. There has been no dip in service or quality and this place simply blew me away in both…

Art of blending Session — at Mirage, The Stadel

I had been to club Stadel quite a number of times for several get-togethers and parties, but this time I was invited for tasting at their premises at the Mirage, and to have some lovely poolside dining experience. Also this invitation included one Art of blending session which was extremely rich in knowledge as well…