The Bhoj Company – Mecca of Dhakai food lovers in Kolkata!

I have a certain soft corner for Dhakai cuisine; don’t know why, maybe because my roots belong to that place. My grandfather migrated from Bangladesh during the partition, leaving everything behind and came to settle in Calcutta amidst all the cacophony and turmoil of that period. A lot has changed since then. But for me,…

Cafe HQ – Kolkata gets a Superhero themed cafe!

When there is evil all around and the citizens see no glimmer of hope and almost no chance of survival, there comes in a superhero! At least we love seeing these in the movies, we love covering our senses with this fancy blanket that keeps us cut off from this dirty world. Superheroes help us…

Coming Back to Life – In search of solace at this spiritual cafe!

There are so many things around us which truly fascinate us but we are mostly unaware of the actual cause that’s making it so fascinating! There are so many things which are not explainable yet so astounding and gripping! Now, you must be wondering why am I  telling you all these things in a run…

Appetiso – the appetizing affair of London street food in Kolkata!

Taking away fish from the Bengalis is scarier than taking away the igloos from Eskimos! 🙂 It’s really hard to survive for the parties if you take away these basic elements from their lives. We Bengalis are choosy and picky when it comes to our fish. Our deepest sorrows can easily be wiped out by…

Traffic Gastropub – Time to get stuck in some traffic!

Chill zones in the city have been redefined repeatedly in the past couple of years or so. And almost every time we are left amazed by the glitz or the very idea behind the establishment. I guess one such joint which I discovered recently is ‘Traffic Gastropub’ that once again pushes the limit of our…