Dumpling Momo – Jadavpur

“It’s just that originally, momos are of Tibetan origin while dumplings are of Chinese origin.” – Googles answer to the difference between dumplings and momos. Honestly, the name is what made me want to try it. Dumpling Momo had a good backing online, so here we go. The restaurant has a nice warm environment. Great…

Hungerpangs, Saltlake

We drive past this place every day but have never been inside. But we decided to go check them out yesterday for lunch. This is just a hole in the wall nothing much to see. Super meh. The food is very edible; the service exists. Folks are raving about the fries, but I’m here to…

The Fascinating Fenicia

Your white-sequined summer gown glistens in the summer sunset You’re glowing – gold, pink, orange…reflecting the impending dusk Your hair is in a loose up-do, with an errant piece wandering down your shoulders, almost as if it’s seeking to caress your gold back necklace You’re surrounded by your equally fascinating friend You chatter about celebrity…

New Paul Dhaba at Manicktala

I trusted my fellow foodies… on this one, all let me down. Ordered chicken akka noodles and Chicken Tikka kebab. All lacked flavor. It’s like all the spices, aromatics, and salt were void in the cooking and I think some of it was reheated in the back. We were disappointed and will not be back…

Alladin ka Chirag – The Name is the game

Stopped in on Sunday on the way to Garia for a meeting found Chef Aladdin here. Nice small place for dine in, A/C was blowing HARD and relief from scorching heat outside. This place is popular. It was busy when I stepped in.  There’s not much seating, so if you plan on dining in come early!…

Chanting for Chez !

This place doesn’t look like much from the outside just a long narrow building with Asian decor but man the food rocks. What a great little place to have a meal!  Very good food just opposite to Ekta Heights.  If you are looking for cheap(er) and hearty eats — you’ve come to the right place…

Noodle ‘N U at Jadavpur

Just a few days ago, I was at Noodle N You New Outlet and first dine in joint near Jadavpur 8 B, after serving South Kolkata with their delicious oriental dishes straight at your doorstep in a pocket friendly cost. It was a pleasant evening as I really enjoyed the great atmosphere inside the outlet. I…

Dumpling Momo at Dunlop

Loads of cultures have them and Kolkata loves them. And in last few years we have showed much love and affections to these little dumplings and made these almost part of regular meal.  Fresh, Oil Free and Pocket Friendly. Momos (pronounced mo-mos) are meat or vegetable filled dumplings originally from Nepal and Tibet. Here these…

Rosenberg – The Rose without Thorn

This is an amazing hole in the wall kind of place (which are always the best). Small place, but by far the best Chinese in Ultadanga area and can easily can give run for their money to renowned Chinese Restaurants. The portions are huge and they feed my family of six with leftovers for the best…

Overdose of Quality Food in Little Gem

A small little gem which in literal sense means gem; this place is all set to give a tough competition to all its competitors here in Kolkata. The quality and quantity served here is par excellence and the price tagged is the thing one will love the most. Overdose is making its name for all…

Magnificent Mamagoto

‘Mamagoto’, that in Japanese means ‘to play with food’. What could be better than delicious things wrapped in dough? Try a whole festival devoted to delicious things wrapped in dough. Most will be familiar with the restaurant Mamagoto, and the menu it offers, it has now come up with a new seasonal menu called Super…

Noodle n U Part 2 unleashed

For the rainy evenings, a bowl of soup is a must to set the mood for a culinary feast. Make your pick from Manchow soup, clear soup or lung fung among others. Having scoured the city hotels and restaurants for quite some time looking for an authentic Chinese feast, I would say this one comes…