Madeira & Mime, Powai, Mumbai

Not sure if Mirchi & Mime and Madeira & Mime are associated or related but the concept remains the same. So are the expectations for service and food. They have first come first served policy for a group of less than 10. It was 31st Dec afternoon and we had to wait for around 45 …

Dinner by lake Pichola @ Ambrai, Amet Haveli, Udaipur

One thing that must not be missed while in Udaipur is, having dinner by the lake. While there are a handful of restaurants now for the same, Ambrai remains one of the best for the panoramic view of the City Palace. The approach road or lane leading Amet Haveli, where the restaurant is located, is …

Jalwa of food @ JLWA, Bandra (W), Mumbai

With 3rd restaurant/bar in less than a year, Priyank Sukhija is sure on a mission to change the landscape of Mumbai's restaurants/bars. Massive and spacious are the words synonymous with what Tamasha, Lord of The Drinks and now the youngest one Jlwa are. The Bold and shiny interior makes a vibrant ambiance. During daytime, enough …

A great weekend starter – Timbuctoo, Vikhroli (W), Mumbai

When it comes to having drinks and dinner with a group of friends, that doesn't cost a bomb, Timbuctoo and Pop Tate's require no introduction. Be it food, drinks, ambiance and prices, almost everything is comparable. The only major difference, I felt was the loudness of music, which is too high in Timbuctoo. Prefer Pop …

Food Crawl @ Phoenix Marketcity, Kurla

Housing some of the best food joints and fine dining restaurant, Phoenix Market City, Kurla is a foodie’s paradise. An invitation to attend Food Crawl, on 15th October, organized by the mall and FBAI means you get the best food from the finely curated places. The plan included… Khiva for appetizers Wok Express for Cheung …

Hoppitimes @ Hoppipola, Powai, Mumbai

Long Island Ice Freeze (LIIT)

The theme of 'Fun, Frolic and food alongside drinks' is evidently getting more popular amongst gastro pubs lately and Hoppipola is undoubtedly a prominent name in the city and perhaps the only one in the vicinity. The minimalistic and dimly lit interiors with loud music sets the mood for retiring at an end of the …

The United Sports Bar & Grill, R-City, Ghatkopar (W), Mumbai

The United Sports Bar & Grill requires no introduction when it comes to hanging out with friends over good food and drinks. Their wide range of LIITs and happy our combined together was a good motivation this time. The ambiance was dark, very dark so to say with loud music. This is expected considering the …

The United Sports Bar & Grill, Viviana Mall, Thane

The Making of United 52

Not being a sports or beer fan, sports bar seldom appealed me; but wanted to try their LIITs since long based on my friend's recommendation. No special mention of the ambiance. Typical sports bar like atmosphere with multiple screens displaying ongoing sports events and a super-size screen for any mega event. I would be glad …