• India.,  Karnataka.,  Overseas Dining.,  Travel,  Wine & Dine

    A Land by the Shore

    I have heard and read about the Karavalli restaurant in Bangalore many times and have put it on my list of restaurants to visit when in India. And so there I was not once but twice in a week. Located at the Gateway Hotel, the Karavalli is known for its well-researched home-style Indian recipes from the best of the Konkani,…

  • India.,  Karnataka.,  Overseas Dining.,  Travel,  Wine & Dine

    Eating Kerala in Bangalore

    The Vembanad restaurant is located on the 4th floor of The Paul Bangalore hotel. The young and enthusiastic Executive Chef Sajesh Nair is in charge of all the food outlets in the hotel, including the Masala Dani, Murphy’s Brew House and Sidewalk Café and the Bar. As soon as I entered the restaurant, I knew I was going to be…

  • India.,  Karnataka.,  Travel

    It’s The Paul in Bangalore

    From Hyderabad, my next port of call was Bangalore, India’s IT capital.   I was picked up from the Bengaluru International Airport by Paul Bangalore’s driver who headed towards Bangalore, the capital of the state of Karnataka. The ride was bumpy as the car travelled on potholed roads and had to weave through the morning chaotic traffic jams for about two…