Does anybody else feel like we just started August and it’s already over? But fear not, the food has not come to an end. In fact, there’s so much happening in the city this week that you’re not going to know where to look or what to do. But there’s definitely enough happening for everyone! From celebrations to cooking workshops and special offers on alcohol, there’s a lot to do. Whatever you’re in the mood for, the city of Chennai has something special planned for you.
And come September, there will be more, with Onam just around the corner there are going to be a lot of things for you to do. But first, let’s get through the rest of August with our bellies full and our wallets empty.
Last month, there was a burrito festival happening at Ashvita brought to you by Mafia Chef from Mumbai. But the burritos are still on the menu and will be available all the way into October. Delicious Mexican and California inspired burritos await you, don’t take too long, because they will totally be worth it!
Also at Ashvita on August 31st, is a cooking workshop where Chef Anup Rai will teach you how to make a certain number of dishes in 10 minutes! You can learn things like Coconut Roll, Mutton Balls with Bell Pepper and so much more! The workshop is priced at Rs.750, so make sure you sign up today!
China XO, The Leela Palace
The Chinese restaurant at the Leela Palace in MRC Nagar is having a seafood festival which will run all the way till September 11th. On the menu, along with their usual fare, you can find dishes like Crispy Crab, Lotus Fritters and more exotic seafood delicasies.
The Indian Chaat Trail has begun at Indiska Magic and will continue all the way into October, where you can get your hands on delicious chaat preparations like Kolkata Jhaalmuri, Bengali Angoori Chaat and so much more! Visit their outlet on Harrington Road today.
The English Tea Room
This Friday, 2nd September, swing by the English Tea Room for an evening of love. There will be live music and set menus for vegetarians and non-vegetarians and you can collect coupons at the restaurant. Make your Friday evening a relaxing and fun time with a friend, a loved one, or anyone at all.
Chipstead, Taj Coromandel
The pub at Taj Coromandel, Chipstead turns 8 this year! There will be a selection of the finest spirits and beverages from whiskies and vodkas to innovative cocktails, and mix it with some foot-tapping and heart-thumping music by acclaimed musicians.
Black & White, Residency Towers
There is an exclusive drink promotion called “See Double” at Black & White where customers can sip on some of the domestic liquors for as low as Rs. 180 per drink, or get yourself 3 large glasses for Rs. 900 onwards. You can also avail six drinks for as low as Rs. 1,550 or buy an entire bottle for just Rs. 2,250.