Taste, no limit
Kiss the dreary weekdays away in a stunning ambience situated 200ft above street level and dig into unlimited dim sums, sushi, wine and beer. Sake is hosting the Unlimited Dimsum and Wine Festival where you can indulge in signature dishes like Bean curd and Mushroom Satay, Vegetable Sui Mai, Red Dragon Chicken Dim Sum, Tai Chi Kai (chicken wings) and assorted sushi - all this with bottomless pitchers of beer or wine.
Where Sake, The Zuri, Whitefield
When For dinner only, every weekend
Pep up your day
Fix your blues with the perfect breakfast. Cilantro has introduced their Monsoon Special Breakfast buffet spread with the choicest continental and Indian specials. Roll up your sleeves and dig into yummy chicken sausages, baked beans and buttered vegetables with an assortment of breads, pancakes with made to order omelettes and sautéed fish balls. The Indian corner offers you piping hot idli-vada and spicy sambar, spicy pongal, khara bath and mushroom vada. Sign off the meal with piping hot coffee or the chef’s signature ginger tea. Know a btter way to start your day than this?
Where Cilantro, 4th Block, Koramangala
When For breakfast only, through the week
A bowl full of…
Are meetings eating into your lunchtime? Or are you bored of the same old lunch? Then head to KFC and grab the all-new Rice Bowlz to drive away your lunchtime blues. A complete meal in a bowl, it is loaded with KFC’s exotic rice, flavourful gravy, and a choice of Veg or Chicken Popcorn and a chilled Pepsi. Isn’t that yet another reason to say So Fingerlickin’ Good?
Where Across all KFC outlets
When All-day, through the week
Just like the Nawabs
Keys Café is all set to bring you authentic delicacies from the land of Awadh as part of the Awadhi Food Festival. Exotic use of spices, dum style cooking over slow fire, tawa or tandoor, or oven on an open fire — Awadhi cooking is all about richness and delightful tastes. Indulge in the cuisine’s royal culinary heritage with delicacies like Bong Zafrani Nehari, Galawati kebab, Paya Potli Shorba, along with desserts like Shahi Tukda and Mirchi Ka Halwa.
Where Keys Hotel, Hosur Road
When For dinner only, on till September 8
Sip and rush
Bored with your usual routine? Take a break and head to News Café to enjoy the Rush Hour offer. And let us warn you, the options can send you into a tizzy. So, besides the usual Long Island Iced Tea and mojitos, you can do a bottoms-up with their all-day shooters like the Liquid Cocaine, Melon Ball, After Burner, Calypso and Snake Venom. Then there’s a wide array of signature cocktails like Giggle Juice, California Iced Tea and Fast and Furious for you to sip from. If you want to play safe, there are piquant beers on offer. And lest we forget, there is the ‘buy one get one drink free’ offer. Now, here’s the perfect reason to treat your friends too, no?
Where News Café, 100 Feet Road, Indiranagar
When 4pm to 8pm, Monday to Friday
All that tastes pink
At the end of a hectic day, the ideal thing to do is to enjoy a hearty gourmet meal with your family in a serene ambiance. Keeping this in mind, Chef Arzooman Irani and his team have crafted a special menu that features the characteristics of the Pink Himalayan salt. The delicacies include Bloody Mary Lacquered Black Angus Strip Loin, Caramelised Orange & Thyme with Fennel Bulbs and Black Garlic Butter infused Lobster Medallions among others. Needless to say, all the dishes on the menu are seasoned with the Himalayan salt to bring out their robust and earthy flavours.
Where Latitude, Vivanta By Taj, Whitefield
When For dinner only, through the week
That perfect grill
This fest is all about savouring flavours and aromas of grilled food and sipping chilled beer amidst the magic of rains. The Lalit Ashok as part of the Gourmet Express is hosting The Monsoon Grill in association with Indus Pride. This ten-day festival will feature an array of grilled food including sizzling hot king prawns, red snapper fish and an assortment of veggies and cottage cheese in exotic marinades. This is a hand-picked, prix fixe selection which will be served with unlimited Indus Pride beer.
Where Baluchi, The Lalit Ashok, Kumara Krupa Road
When For dinner only, on from September 1 till 10
After launching its first restaurant only a few months ago, Smoke House Deli has another corner in the city. A tribute to the colonial era of Bangalore, this outlet takes a fun and irreverent dig at the locality’s stiff-upper-lipped history through its trademark hand-illustrated interiors. The setting will virtually transport you through time to a fascinating lesson in alternative-urban history, with a delicious meal for company.
The kitchen and bakery offer delicious breakfast options that include pancakes, omelettes and concoctions like the granola chunks, curd and honey with fresh fruits. Health junkies can enjoy fillers like the House Spiced Smoked Chicken, Five Spice Jus, Green Beans & Lyonnaise or go for devilish meals including the Bacon Wrapped Chicken, Sausage Stuffing, Sautéed Tenderloin Steak and Shitake.
You can also order Smoke House Deli Zucchini, Ricotta Bagel, the Crumb Curried Vegetable Burger and the Tenderloin and Mustard Bagel. The cocktail menu makes for an exotic piece of literature, with combinations of fruit, herbs, flowers and high-class liquors from around the world. Hedonistic martinis are offered in ravishing red grape and sage, mandarin and rosemary, and beguiling pomegranate and balsam.
Where Smoke House Deli, Lavelle Road
When All day, through the week
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