VARIETY PLATTER At China Town Photo: R. Shivaji Rao
VARIETY PLATTER At China Town Photo: R. Shivaji Rao

Soaked in memories

Although the restaurant, China Town, has been around for three decades, if you’re not a part of the original China Town fan club, it’s easy to forget it exists, write Shonali Muthalaly »
At Dessert Studio

A sweet blend

Get a taste of varieties from around the world at Dessert Studio »
The Bengali thali at Kolkata Q Photo: S. S. kumar THE RELUCTANT GOURMET

Bay of Bengal

We stand in line outside Flurys. At tea time. “Isn’t this kind of ridiculous?” I mutter. It’s hardly a night club in Manhattan. Or a Guajarati thali joint in Mumbai. A grim overly-muscled bouncer e... »
CUISINES OF ASIA: At Her Name Is Ming The Reluctant Gourmet

The Ming thing

Her Name Is Ming is at The President Hotel And Towers on R.K. Salai. Call 2847 2211 for reservations. A meal for two is approximately Rs. 1500. »
Madras Coffee House. Photo: R. Shivaji Rao

Look, what’s brewing!

Filter kapi in cool kiosks? That’s the USP of new-age entrepreneurs who’ve jumped on to the beverage bandwagon. Anusha Parthasarathy tracks down some success stories »