New Year Specials from Mio Amore

Eliminating consumer choices can greatly reduce Anxiety for shoppers. Simply put, too many choices increases the amount of time and effort it takes to settle on something. Like many others, I’m too intimately familiar with Mio Amore, and can testify to it’s veracity- every time I’m in Savouries’ Dream, I’m paralyzed by the choices I…

Brunch Italino arrives at the City of Joy

This place has such a wide variety of baked goods that all taste great! I tried a little bit of everything: their VANILLA SPECIAL DRYFRUITS CAKE, RICH PLUM CAKE, MARVEL CAKE, BRUNCH MAWA CAKE. 🍷🍷🍷 Instead of candied fruit, this vanilla fruitcake uses dried fruits including cranberries, cherries, strawberries, and blueberries for a different taste.🦌🎄❄️…

Brunch Italino arrives at the City of Joy

This place has such a wide variety of baked goods that all taste great! I tried a little bit of everything: their VANILLA SPECIAL DRYFRUITS CAKE, RICH PLUM CAKE, MARVEL CAKE, BRUNCH MAWA CAKE. My personal favorite item was the RICH PLUM CAKE. It was so soft and moist with the perfect hint of rum….

Who made the first fruit cake ?

The name “fruitcake” is formed from a combination of the Latin fructus, and French frui or frug. Forget the history ! Love it or hate it, the craze for fruitcakes never goes away. Perhaps, we Bengali are one step ahead with it ! কেকের গন্ধে ও উৎসবের সাজে সেজে উঠেছে শহর !! আর অন্য সব…

Christmas Cakes

কেকের গন্ধে ও উৎসবের সাজে সেজে উঠেছে শহর !! Christmas eve brings everyone together but how can the festive season be complete without a delicious cake?I’ve always loved walking past their counter and glancing to see their lovely collection every time ! It was hard for me to choose what to buy since I wanted…

Afraa Deli @ Acropolis Mall, Kasba

This place is part of the “Food Court” – Kasba Acropolis Mall. This place is wonderful. Fresh ingredients. Friendly staff. Fast service. Lots of great options. Came here for a quick snack/lunch. Upon ordering, they guided us through the process and told us their specialty. I Ordered Grilled Chicken Wrap.  This is a MUST get….

Tea Junction @New Town – Eco Space

This cute little Tea Junction kiosk is famous for its  quality, consistency, atmosphere is. This is situated inside Eco SpaceBusiness Park Campus, Newtown only. I ordered one Cutting Chai and one Kosa Chicken Puff.  The taste was decent. Excellent coffee and tea shop that relies on locally sourced ingredients, Service is quick, attentive, and always…

Cafe Coffee Day @ Bangur

Loved this place! The decor is modern and inviting. The space is huge. Good to working as well as catching up with friends. Lots of seating, though you may have to wait a bit to snag a table during prime time. Very awesome and upscale vibe for a coffee shop. They have a few high…

Capsicum@College Street

Ordered home delivery from here today and every one says this is one of the better Chinese they have had in Kolkata recently. I guess this is because its the closest to the Indian-Chinese food that almost grew up with. We were gathered for house party with very few close friends of mine. The food…

KFC @ Uttarpara

First off, I was watching the Food Network the other day (always a bad idea, it just leads to cravings) and they were airing a segment on fried chicken. Within seconds my mouth begins to water and my stomach is calling out for fried chicken. KFC has opened a new outlet at Uttarpara. This KFC…

Aminia @ Behala

Roll is one of the most popular Bengali street food which is widely available and can be found in any of the street side eateries in Kolkata beside established restaurant brand like Aminia! I was supposed to went for Biryani primarily. It was hard to ignore the inviting nature of Biryani places likes Aminia. But,…

Afraa Deli @ Cc2, Chinar Park

Who doesn’t love a cafe that never closes?! Their kitchen doesn’t close either and you can have a quality English Breakfast anytime you want. We caught a show next door and during break I needed a pick me up. Luckily I could grab refreshing Tamkai . Delis’s very own summer cooler with grape, guava juice,…