Reviews: The Tasting Room, Lower Parel

There is something very pleasing about the concept of running a restaurant inside a store. I think it brings a sense of calmness to the otherwise rushed demeanour of the stereotypical shopper. And places like Good Earth have executed the idea so well that it is no surprise The Tasting Room has gone on to…

Reminiscence: Coexistence, Culture and Curry

If there is something Bombay has taught me the last 5 years, it is the art of coexistence. When I take a step back and see this city for what it is, I am truly amazed at the different religions, backgrounds and traditions the people around me have grown up with and it has led…

Reviews: The Bohri Kitchen

The Bohri Kitchen has been on my list pretty much since its inception and I am in equal parts shocked and disappointed in myself for having taken this long to pay them a visit.  Directed towards providing its patrons a traditional home cooked meal, this seven course affair is only available to a limited number…

Reviews: Sushiya, Parel

I have a tendency to wax eloquent about my purist, borderline snobbish palate when it comes to non Indian food in Bombay. For the sake of this prissy-ness, I even try my level best to visit places that seem capable enough to do justice to the cuisine(s) on offer. And more often than not, no…