Five working days gone by, it’s time to pull our hair further up, put on our PJs and kickback with some beer and/or wine. Meanwhile, the rest of you who want to step out for a date with the city, here are 12 food events that you can head to for a wonderfully food-filled time.
Date: Tue, 6th September – Thu, 6th October
Time: 10.30am – 10pm
Venue: Foodhall, New Delhi | 011 41080520
Love Italian food? Then hop straight over to Foodhall. The food store is bringing the finest Italian foods, breads and dips to Delhi. Stuff yourself silly with cheesy paninis and thin crust pizzas as you grab some Italian breads and cheeses to hoard at home. The store will have on offer foods like sundried tomato caponata, Italian spicy sausage dip, Italian breads, 3-cheese Italian swirl slice bread, pizzas from Rome, and more!
Raja Mircha Special
Date: Tue, 13th September – Fri, 30th September
Time: 11.30am – 11.30pm
Venue: Nagaland’s Kitchen, S-2, Green Park Extension, Near Uphaar Cinema Complex, Green Park, New Delhi-16 | 011 46088968
Fire up your spice buds with a supremely hot spice food festival at Nagaland’s Kitchen. The Raja Mircha Special brings to you a menu with dishes infused with Nagland’s specialty and one of the world’s hottest chili pepper, the Ghost Pepper a.k.a. Naga Jholokia. Set your palate ablaze with dishes like the Chicken Raja Mircha and Pork Raja Mircha.
Date: Thu, 1st September – Fri, 30th September
Time: 12pm – 2pm
Venue: The Long Bar, Hyatt Regency, 1st Floor, Sector 83, Gurgaon-122001 |
The hottest new cocktail trend comes to the Capital at The Long Bar. Sip on some heady smoked cocktails or “smokedtails” to jazz up your day. Usher in the colder months with heart warming smoked concoctions like the Cloudy Sour, Sheesha, Faggot, VMO, Scotch Old Fashioned and Caribbean Punch.
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Majnu Ka Tilla Food Walk
Date: Sat, 17th September
Time: 12pm – 3.30pm
Venue: Vidhan Sabha Metro Station, Mahatma Gandhi Marg, Khyber Pass, Civil Lines, New Delhi
Majnu Ka Tila is famous for its unmatched foodscape. The area is dotted with a number of Tibetan restaurants as well as gorgeous cafés. Take a walk through the picturesque yet unexplored streets of this Tibetan settlement as you bite into authentic Tibetan cuisine for just INR 950 per head! To register, send an email here.
Date: Thu, 22nd September – Fri, 30th September
Time: 7.30pm – 12.30am
Venue: Paatra, Jaypee Greens Golf & Spa Resort, Lobby Level, Block G, Surajpur Kasna Road, Greater Noida-201306 | +91 7838666306
As the name suggests, Andaaz-E-Biryani is all about stuffing your face with biryani. Paatra is hosting a scrumptious Biryani feast loaded with all kinds of vegetarian and non-vegetarian biryanis. Get ready to binge on authentic rice preparations like Kacche Gosht Ki Biryani, Mooplah Erriachi Biryani, Keema Murgh Pulao, Subz Biryani, and more!
Delhi To Amritsar Food Festival
Date: Fri, 9th September – Sun, 18th September
Time: 12.30pm – 11.30pm
Venue: The Claridges, 12, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Road, Aurangzeb Road, New Delhi-02 | 011 39555000
Check off Punjab from your food bucket list with The Claridges’ Delhi To Amritsar Food Festival. Sink your teeth into specials from the state as the menu takes your palate through the quintessential Dhaba experience through Ludhiana, Jalandhar and Amritsar with dishes like naan, dal makhani and butter chicken.
Date: Sat, 10th September – Sun, 18th September
Time: 12.30pm – 2.45pm 7pm – 11.45pm
Venue: The Spice Route, The Imperial Hotel, Lobby Level, Janpath, New Delhi-01 | 011 23341234
The Spice route is famous for its exclusive South Asian spread comprising of delicacies from Thailand, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, Kerala and Vietnam. Pamper yourself with a menu curated by Chef Veena Arora that comprises of a delectable noodle fare from Thailand and Malaysia along with a range of dishes.
Date: Tue, 30th August – Fri, 30th September
Time: 4pm – 7pm
Venue: SodaBottleOpenerWala, Cyber Hub, Ground Floor, DLF Cyber City, Gurgaon – 122001 | +91 9971839456
SodaBottleOpenerWala brings to you a menu loaded with scrumptious eats like vada pav, khanda bhajjo, mini baida roti, cutlet pav, and more. Wash it down with some chilled draught beer at an amazing pocket-friendly rate.
The Earth Menu
Date: Mon, 29th August – Mon, 31st September
Time: 7.30pm – 11.59pm
Venue: Olive Bar & Kitchen, 6/8, One Style Mile, Mehrauli, New Delhi-30 | 011 29574444
Chef de cuisine Sujan S and his head Chef Dhruv Oberoi put together an exclusive ‘Earth Menu’, which will feature an exquisite pre-fixed seven-course tasting menu for dinner inspired by the earth. Pamper your soul with the seven courses that include a starter, soup, salad, sorbet, pasta/ risotto, mains, dessert and petite 4 made with ingredients like mandarin, heirloom tomatoes, microgreens and edible flowers for garnish.
Scrumptious Kebab Festival
Date: Fri, 19th August – Tue, 20th September
Time: 11am – 11.59pm
Venue: Barcelos, 57, Khan Market, New Delhi-03 | 011 33105219
East meets West at the Portuguese-inspired eatery, Barcelos. The restaurant is hosting a food festival apt for decadent char-grilled kebab-lovers. Binge on vegetarian and non-vegetarian fusion kebabs like stuffed chicken kebab, chicken shish kebab, cheesy chicken esptada, Peri Peri Paneer Kebab, Lotus Stem and Semolina Kebab and Beetroot Almond Kebab.
Get Carried Away To Bombay
Date: Mon, 1st August – Fri, 30th September
Time: 12pm – 11.59pm
Venue: Junoon, 2nd Floor, Baani Square, Sector-50, Gurgaon-122001 | 011 33105813
Get a taste of authentic Bombay style food at Junoon’s amazing 2 month long food festival. Chow down specials like Chicken Baida Roti, Arbi Chips Masala, Bheja Kali Mirch and more. Like a boss!
Savour Romanian Pizzas
Date: Mon, 22nd August – Sun, 16th October
Time: 7pm – 11pm
Venue: Lanterns Kitchen & Bar, 163 & 164, 1st Floor, Rajendra Bhawan, Near BLK Super Speciality Hospital, Rajendra Place, New Delhi-08 | +91 9015447000
Dive into an array of gorgeous wood-fired pizzas that’ll transport you to the picturesque streets of Romania. Lanterns Kitchen & Bar invites you to try their all new Romanian pizza menu, which loaded with options like Pollo Chicken Delight Pizza (with Grilled Chicken, Chicken Ham, Crispy Chicken, Alfredo sauce & olives and fresh Basil toppings), Grilled Potato & Corn Pizza (Thyme Flavoured Grilled potatoes alongside golden corn with creamy cheese sauce is an amazing delight), and more!
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