Ilish Utsob @ 6 Ballygunj Place, Newtown

Cometh monsoon, cometh Hilsa, the queen of fishes, from the land of Bengal. Monsoon as a season has always etched wonderful memories of rain, love, longing and beauty. But my most distinct memory of monsoon has always been a plate of warm kichdi (“kichuri” as we call in bengali) and crisply fried Hilsa fish (or…

Rediscovering myself through Thailand

“One’s destination is never a place, but always a new way of seeing things.” —- Henry Miller. Travelling and discovering new places has always been on my agenda but somehow timing and planning, both have conspired and let me down. One of the most important aspects of travelling to me, is a well planned itinerary…

Rejuvenate yourself at Let’s Relax Spa, Krabi

What do you do when your dream to travel around the world comes true? You try to soak in and absorb as much as the beautiful destinations have to offer, and what if your body gives up, tired of all the strenuous travelling that the sight seeing entails?… well you simply ignore it, because you…

Find your own Tall Blonde French

Bangalore based hot favorite chain of french fries store comes to the lanes of Kolkata to deliver heaven in a cone to french fry lovers, and we cant calm our horses down. The franchise that has opened up in Kolkata offers 18 vegetarian and 14 non-vegetarian varieties of french fries and is very similar to…

Poila Boishak special @ Sonar Tori Ganga Kutir, The Ffort Raichak on Ganges

There’s a saying in bengali. “Bangalir baro mashey tero parbon” which precisely means that we, Bengalis love to celebrate our festivals all round the year. And how can food be given a miss in these special occasions? right… right..you get my point!! Ha! I knew you would. Poila Boishak” or “Pohela Boishak” as we Bengalis…

Amazing Thaifood V2.0 @ The Bakery, Lalit Great Eastern, Kolkata

Amazing Thaifood V2.0 is being jointly organised by panch phoron a noted food loggers group with its roots in Kolkata and Am2PmFood, a dedicated digital web channel for food at The Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata. After the success of “Baisakhey Bangkok”, team panchphoron and am2pmfood and Entertainment pvt limited are launching the second edition of…

Go Pa Pa Ya over Sunday Brunch @PaPaYa, Park Street

Kolkata welcomes the fun and high energy dining mogul Pa Pa Ya with open arms and how!! After gathering a strong foothold in Mumbai and Delhi, this chique Asian bistro is cooking up a storm in Kolkata. The restaurant is situated on the eleventh floor of Magma House, Park Street and is the newest baby…

Food, fun and Desi Beatzz @ VR1 Cafe

“We are one” or as the owner likes to call it VR1 is a cafe that strikes your attention in every possible sense. If you are looking for one reason to visit VR1… Well, I can give you multiple reasons! The food, the chilled out vibes, the hookah, the superb music and….. and I can…

Experience scenic beauty @ Diamond restaurant and Bar

Hotel Diamond restaurant and Bar located near Kalyani Express launched a whole new menu in the pleasant February weather and team PanchPhoron was there to cover it and tell you all about it. The restaurant is spread across a huge area with beautiful features that elevate this property to another level. This majestic property is…

A part of Old China in the Tech Block @ OLD CHINA, Sector 5 Salt Lake

Old China is a small food counter located in the food court called Bytes in the Infinity Benchmark building just opposite BarbQ Nation, Salt Lake Sector 5.  Since the ages of yore, the relationship between the Bengali palate and Chinese cuisine has been pretty significant, so much so that we have Indo-Chinese food stalls and…

Midnight & Co. ; the Solution to your Midnight Hungerpangs

Burning your midnight oil is okay, but working and being hungry at the same time…?? well that’s not an ideal way to multi task. Midnight & Co launches a new menu for all those people who burn their midnight oil pulling off late nights at work. Choose from a wide range of newly introduced dishes,…

Seherwali Festival at 6 Ballygunj Place

From the Nawabi kitchens of Murshidabad, 6 Ballygunj Place brings you a taste of the famed Seherwali cuisine. A unique cuisine where the tastes of Marwar meets the twists of Bengal. Seherwali food has continued since the time of Jagath Seth, when the Marwari merchants started settling in Bengal. The festival will continue from 19th…

Parks and Recreation… fruit Soaking @ Park Plaza Hotel

Growing up Christmas has always been a festival that I have always looked forward to. December came bearing sweet gifts like winter vacations, gifts, friends and family coming over, but the best of them all is the beautiful gift of Christmas Eve. There is one thing about Christmas that sets it apart from the rest…

“Pujor Aahar” @ Regenta Orkos, Kashba

Within a few years the area near Ruby Hospital, Kashba has become a connoisseur of some of the most amazing restaurants that the city could boast of. Regenta Orkos is one such place. This fine dining restaurant has been open for more than a year and has been serving good food to foodies residing in…