#ChennaiRoundUp: So Many Delicious Meals Await You This Week, See What You’re Missing Out On
There’s just so much to do in Chennai this week and you better make all the plans you can before the weekend gets here. Food festivals are happening every single day and each and every single one of them are not something you can miss. Cancel all your plans, because you’re going to want to make room in your life (and your belly) for all this delicious food. And with Valentine’s Day around the corner, you know these food festivals and experiences will no longer be around.
From street food to cuisine from a French island to Italian spreads, there’s something happening that everyone will enjoy. And if that’s not enough, there’s also going to be a pre-Valentine’s Day party this weekend that will do just the trick.
Love On The Rocks, VGP Golden Beach Resorts
HungryForever is partnering on this event to give couples a chance to have an absolutely fantastic pre-Valentine’s celebration. Since Valentine’s Day falls on a Tuesday, it makes sense to celebrate it over the weekend. With food, a photobooth, games, dancing and even lantern lighting, there is so much happening that you and your better half will want to be there.
Date: Saturday, February 11th
Pop-Up Buffet, Basil With A Twist
You get to enjoy a nine course meal with more than 50 dishes that cover authentic European dishes, a live Italian counter as well as food with an Indian and Asian twist. All you have to do is download the Lola app and make a booking at Basil With A Twist and you could win big. Plus, you will also get to enjoy a delicious spread of food that is totally unique.
Date: Thursday, February 9th
The Grand Annual Bake Sale, St. Patrick’s School
The biggest bake sale is back in Chennai this weekend. Featuring 16 fantastic of the best home bakers in the city, dessert lovers get to enjoy a spread of cakes that you cannot find anywhere else. The special focus of the sale is on fusion and international bakes, so look out for pastries, entremets, classical bakes, pies, tarts and so much more! They’ll even have eggless bakes, gourmet ice cream and so much more.
Date: Sunday, February 12th
Namma Ooru Sappadu, The Park Chennai
A treat unlike any other awaits you at Six ‘O’ One, the all-day dining restaurant at The Park Chennai. This food festival takes you on a culinary journey with an authentic spread of dishes from Tamil Nadu that have been curated and prepared by their chefs.
Dates: January 31st – February 10th
Chefography: Classic, French, Reunion, Crowne Plaza Adyar Park
Chennai is greatly lacking in French food, but this food festival at Crowne Plaza fills that space in our lives. In association with IFFCI and Reunion Island Tourism, the hotel is presenting food lovers in the city with an experience unlike any other. You can read all about this in our visit here.
Dates: February 3rd – 9th
Il Grande Pranzo, Hyatt Regency
The only place in Chennai that serves a Saturday brunch now has a huge Italian spread that is just waiting for you. Focaccia will play host to a Saturday brunch all through the month of February, featuring food by Chef Mauro Ferrari. If you’re looking for authentic Italian food from Tuscany, this is where you’ll find it.
Gujarati Delights, The Leela Palace
Jamavar at The Leela Palace, Chennai will be hosting an authentic Gujarati spread by Chef Punarmali. Feast on delicious Gujarati dishes like patra, dhokla, khandvi, dal dokli and so much more. Head over to Jamavar today so you don’t miss out on this delicious experience.
Dates: Till February 13th