RECIPE – My aunt’s special Bengali style ‘Basanti Pulao’

I am a big biriyani fan; in fact, I am surely one of the craziest Kolkata style biriyani lovers alive! And I am sure most of my readers know this fact, by now. Actually the fact is, I love almost any fragrant rice which tastes subtle and is very lightly spiced! So, when we come…

‘Pa Pa Ya’ – Kolkatans are blessed to have this Modern Asian Bistro here!

Kolkata culinary scene is recently buzzing with the big daddies of the business! And Park Street area is again becoming the hot spot for foodies in a new, much more exciting and revamped way! The latest addition to this city food map is Pa Pa Ya. I was there at this place for a tasting…

Baccara Club Lounge is all about cabanas, lounges, artsy nooks and exotic hukkas!

I am sure you had been to Hukka parlours in the city. Kolkata boasts of some amazing hukka parlours for sure and this trend has seen the sunlight since last few years. Personally, I am not a big fan of Hukka but that doesn’t stop me from reviewing a Hukka parlour or taking a puff…

Serafina – The best fine-dine Italian restaurant is back in the city of joy!

Though I review hundreds of restaurants, but the fact is, there are only a few places I myself love to go back and eat again, maybe with my family or friends. That's the neat piece of truth, served cold! Serafina is surely one of my favorite fine-dine restaurants in the city. It is that 'one place' I…