Cake Genie – A hidden Gem

Sometimes small shops act like treasure troves. Cake Genie on CMH road is one such quaint place.Apparently , they are operating here since 2012, I just don’t know how I never spotted this shop earlier. They specialize in cakes and savouries and have variety of cheesecakes on offer.Their signature dish is the”gulab jamun cheesecake”. It…

A tryst with Nostalgia at Nizaams

I was back home after 3 days and the foodie in me was dying to try out someplace new.The Bangalore rain added to the charm and hence Rajarshee and I decided to go out in the evening & guess what was on the top of my list – “roll” My hawk eyes (for food) had pinned…

Matsuri – A Celebration of Japanese Food

Talking about Japanese cuisine – it used to be always “Sushi” in my mind – until I visited Matsuri recently. Matsuri is part of the Chancery Hotel, in the heart of the city. The moment you enter, the subtle décor of this Japanese restaurant brought a sense of celebration – which can be linked back…

Big Pitcher – The largest micro brewery in town

In the month of April a friend of mine was visiting us from Delhi. I was in a spree to show him the different f&B houses in Bangalore. I chose Big Pitcher , on the old airport road as it is a one stop shop for a gastronomical experience.I have been here a couple of…

Vandana- Andhra Cuisine to beat the Monday Blues

Yesterday was a Monday and after a long day at work the only way to self reward was to have some good food . I had heard about Vandana from a couple of my colleagues who stay towards Sarjapura, so when my husband came to pick me up I requested if we can visit this…