Dhaba in a mall
Creating a dhaba in an exclusive mall can be inherently challenging. The mall-mood is young and flamboyant, the space constrained by four walls, the weather unpredictable and the line between subtle and tacky really thin
DCA Architects recreate an European style cafT in the heart of Delhi at the Amour Bistro.If you want to experience the charm of the lively bistros of Europe, the recently launched Amour Bistro is the place to be. In this restaurant, DCA Architects invoke the energy of the Mediterranean and combine it with the breeziness of a cafT in Milan, French windows
Tale of Two Worlds
N Bar and Grill by Sumessh Menon + Associates showcases an exemplary restaurant which caters to guests with different tastes.
The design of Natraj Hospitality´s latest venture in Chembur, N Bar and amp; Grill is interior designer Sumessh Menon´s latest creation. The restaurant serves a fusion of Indian and European cuisine, and the designer has reflected this food style in the interior design with great panache. While overt and typical Indians motifs have been avoided, indigenous design element
What do you expect to find in a typical Asian bar? Images of the laughing Buddha and fire-breathing dragons, bright red hues and soothing music, of course! Well, Jimmy Hu, an Asian bar in Koregaon Park in Pune, has a different perspective of Asia to offer. Designer Shabnam Gupta, owner of design firm The Orange Lane, thinks ´Asia is not just about ancient Oriental civilizations. It is an amalgamation of several distinct cultures that share some commonalities; it is a continent that is racing to
Coffee with Creativity
A spunky new cafT in New Delhi, Fio eliminates the hum of the metro overhead to create an urban oasis.
Imagine a 5,000 sq ft space under a metro station. You´d think it would be crowded as hell and raucous like the tower of Babel. A quiet space redolent with the fragrance of chrysanthemums, and palm fronds swaying in the winter breeze would be the last thing you would picture. And yet, this is exactly the scene you step into when you enter the Fio Cookhouse and Bar. Located in New Delhi´s bustl
The Starry Angle
The city is buzzing with new restaurants and this one's not just a star, it's a whole constellation! Auriga, a new restaurant and lounge very quietly hidden in one of the by lanes of Mahalaxmi, is named after one of the constellations in the sky. It is housed in an old factory warehouse that was stripped off its external walls to allow the insides to be infused with natural light and create a view of the large trees along the road.
The cultural ethos of the city comes alive in the décor of Jhaal Farezi, an upscale restaurant in Kolkata serving the food of the streets in style. Enter Jhaal Farezi, the designer street food joint in Kolkata, and you will be astonished to find yourself catapulted right into the city’s melting-pot of street culture.
'Driven' to flourish
Inspired by the theme of a garage, Noorie Sadarangani of Obataimu stirs up a cocktail of rustic yet classic design elements at the White Owl Brewery and Bistro in Mumbai.