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  • 22.07.2011
    In a new attempt to rescue their wilting Racecourse restaurant, the Akerkars have swapped their European kitchen for a Nawabi one.

  • 20.07.2011
    We know it all too well now: that cute cafe that lures you in with its charm but disappoints with pedestrian food & breaks your heart with preposterous prices.

  • 11.07.2011
    Selling baked goods, dessert & a few mains, LSD follows the same model as Candies, an institutional eatery just a few minutes away.

  • 30.06.2011
    It opens today, this 1,600 square feet ice cream parlour at Goregoan where you don’t just get single scoops & tubs, but also fondue, waffles, sundaes & beverages.

  • 23.06.2011
    The Colaba mainstay has a whole new menu with a distinctly Asian bent, as well as plenty of critic bait. Brace yourself, there's a lot of food talk coming up.

  • 03.06.2011
    The space is large enough to awe you, the marble walls cool you down, the wooden lattice screens sieve your stress, the upbeat music demands a batch of drinks. You like it instantly.

  • 24.05.2011
    It's is no Louvre, but this new gourmet grocery store definitely treats pretty chip packets and jute spice buckets as prized installations.

  • 12.05.2011
    Expect to find mismatched white chairs and tenderloin, drinking water poured into cutting chai glasses and mango salad served on sturdy ceramic plates.

  • 25.04.2011
    This Santorini-style bungalow houses a macrobiotic cafe, a yoga class & a shop that means well. But no shoes (or blues) are allowed here.

  • 18.04.2011
    The menu here involves treats exported from France, predominantly sweet & savoury Brittany-style crepes. Also summer salads, juices, “Smoozies”, tea & coffee.

  • 14.04.2011
    Carnivores and purists, this isn’t the restaurant for you. But it’s a decent option if you enjoy a little chatpata in your salsa and extra spicy refried beans – we certainly did.

  • 16.03.2011
    This skinny takeaway shop at Carter Road, serves fat-free yogurt with a side of paunch prejudice and a beachy mural on the wall.