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Indigo Delicatessen – the place for sinful indulgence

When Svetlana called in this time for a tasting invite we were in for a special surprise for it wasn’t us she wanted to invite but rather our kids who were going to get a taste of what it is to be a blogger. Well this time, team Carpe Diem along with team Indigo Deli… Continue reading Indigo Delicatessen – the place for sinful indulgence

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Its time to get Kinki

Now before you let your imagination run amok; just check the spelling once again. It’s Kinki! which happens to be a region in Japan on the island of Honshu. The region also known as Kansai region is very well known for its food, especially Osaka (the capital). Popular Osakan dishes include takoyaki, okonomiyaki, kitsune udon… Continue reading Its time to get Kinki

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The Beer and Sizzler Food festival – 3 Spices

Double Tree by Hilton was once known for hosting numerous food festivals each focusing on different cuisine and theme. The trend had been on hold for way too long but if sources are to be believed, this is soon to change and go back to its old ways. The famous ‘3 Spices’ from Double Tree… Continue reading The Beer and Sizzler Food festival – 3 Spices

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Grillicious – Grills and More

The new kid in town ‘Grillicious’ had been drawing a very mixed response in social circles and so the place had been on our radar for some time now. Some of us had even paid a visit and tried the experience first-hand; but to take the feedback a level further we were invited for a… Continue reading Grillicious – Grills and More

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Coconut Tree – Bar and Kitchen

Pune is rapidly evolving to become a contender for food capital of the state. With new concepts and places opening up daily the city has a lot to offer and make any and every wish come true. Recently we were invited for a tasting at Coconut Tree – Bar and Kitchen, Magarpatta which specializes in… Continue reading Coconut Tree – Bar and Kitchen

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Arthurs Theme (BHS) – 4 course meal – Reviewed

Arthurs Theme in BHS is 2nd of the three outlets branded under the name of ‘Arthurs Theme – The European Restaurant’ – the original one being at Koregaon Park and the latest one to join the league being opened in Hotel Acacia in Candolim, Goa. The place specializes in serving authentic European cuisine.  The philosophy… Continue reading Arthurs Theme (BHS) – 4 course meal – Reviewed

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Baan Tao Reloaded – Neo is back

There are times when things are just meant to fall in place. The Times Food awards for the year 2017 were announced last week of Jan and it coincided perfectly with the launch of new avatar for the 3 time winner in a row for the best pan Asian restaurant in Pune. Yes, I am… Continue reading Baan Tao Reloaded – Neo is back

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A Heritage of Flavors – Hyderabadi food festival reviewed

Kya dabaake bhuk lag ri yaaro…….Chalte kya biryani khane? Kyu nahi jarur chalet hai yaro; for ‘Momo café’ at Courtyard by Marriott Hinjawadi is hosting a 10 day Hyderabadi food festival known by the name – ‘A heritage of Flavors’ The festival is until the 15th of March and serves during lunch and dinner both… Continue reading A Heritage of Flavors – Hyderabadi food festival reviewed

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Mineority by Saby – Reviewed

It was a while that the Bhukkads of the B team had been to a theme restaurant and this pattern was broken by none other than the new kid in the theme restaurant block – Mineority Café. The décor is very well crafted and creates seamless experience to take the patrons to the world of… Continue reading Mineority by Saby – Reviewed

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Copper Chimney -It’s smokinn

Awadhi cuisine has been my weakness since the genesis of my gastronomic journey and Kebabs aren’t far behind when you talk about Awadhi cuisine. The 3rd floor at Phoenix which opened up recently has an Uber cool place that’s hosting up a kebab festival which promises to take you on an epicurean journey of the… Continue reading Copper Chimney -It’s smokinn

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Maadjapaahit – A hit for the homerun

Gourmet Renaissance Pvt. Ltd – a 100 % subsidiary of Malaya Hospitality Services Pvt. Ltd. is an organized Retail Food and Beverage Company which is planning to come up with 20 plus brands pan India and abroad. They have started their venture in Pune under the name of ‘Maadjaapaahit’ which is based with the famous… Continue reading Maadjapaahit – A hit for the homerun

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Flying high over Area 51

It was a Saturday night and area 51 was throwing up a Bollywood Tamasha with dj’s coming over from Mumbai for the weekend party. You may like any genre but you dance best to desi Bollywood tunes don’t you? So here we were 3 couples to get mesmerized and spend Saturday in style at Area… Continue reading Flying high over Area 51

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Tipico Espanola – Quedar hipnotizado

‘Tipico Espanola Restaurante’ – which literally translates to ‘Typical Spanish Restaurant’ is the first of its kind restaurant in Pune and possibly Maharashtra which serves authentic Spanish food. Ramesh Perumal who originally hailed from Pune but long settled in Spain; had long been waiting to get into food industry and his dream came true with… Continue reading Tipico Espanola – Quedar hipnotizado

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House of Medici – Home sweet home

The old Kue bar at the prestigious Westin had seen its share of good and bad days and was nearing the end of its lifecycle; when the management decided to revamp the whole place only to come up with a unique, ultra luxurious and uber cool experience type bar – The House of Medici. Now… Continue reading House of Medici – Home sweet home

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Penthouze reloaded – v2.0

Penthouze has been there in town for long now but recently it was upgraded, revamped and reincarnated as a Penthouze v2.0. The B Team was called in for an exclusive tasting and to experience the new place first hand. The new place has been opened up a little further than what used to be. The… Continue reading Penthouze reloaded – v2.0