Bengal’s Cooking Puja

Vishwakarma Puja brings with it another festival in Bengal – Arandhan (meaning ‘No Cooking’). Arandhan has a connection with the Indian freedom struggle, as...

Mama’s recipes for authentic Momo junction

  Momo is one of Kolkata's favourite street food. Trust the Bengali palate to turn this Tibetan staple into a customised version. But if anyone...

Easter Delights at the The Lalit Great Eastern, Kolkata

This Easter will mean a tour around the world with The Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata. The joy of Jesus Christ’s Resurrection brings with it...

For the love of Pithe, this Puja

Its not the conventional finger food to be had in pubs or casual restaurants. Neither is it the panchabyanjan of a Bengali restaurant. To...

Lokaahar introduces Chinese, Continental

This winter, savour Chinese and Continental at a Bengali restaurant. Jodhpur Park’s popular Bengali  restaurant, Lokaahar, has gone multi-cuisine with an array of Chinese...

Cafe for those with a mind of their own

    It’s a Maverick of a place! The narrow staircase leading to this cool first floor address on Sarat Bose Road. It’s the best hideout...