Thursday, Sep 29, 2022



How octogenarian brothers' colorful posters went global

September 04, 2022 11:00 am

It doesn't matter that the brothers are more than 80 years old or that the two, born in Ecuador and raised in Colombia, speak limited English. They have embraced their new customers and draw all day in the Manhattan apartment they have shared for nearly 20 years

Craving a fine dining experience? Please share your data first

July 31, 2022 9:31 am

Welcome to the age of lavish hospitality, where alongside the menu you're served with a form to fill out your personal information as well.

Barring restaurants from levying service charge is unfair, reeks of discrimination

July 08, 2022 9:03 am

Thomas Fenn writes: Service charge helps restaurant workers earn their fair share and optimises operations for a business owner.

These 5 Indian bars have made it to the top 50 in Asia

April 29, 2022 4:26 pm

Asia’s 50 Best Bar rankings are based on the votes of members of the Asia’s 50 Best Bars Academy, a group of about 220 people selected for their expertise on Asia’s bar scene

HC dismisses pleas against Maharashtra govt’s notification on liquor license renewal fees

March 30, 2022 2:16 pm

The petitioners, which included nine associations and four hotel owners, had sought a time extension or an instalment payment facility and demanded a reduction in the license renewal fees as they were being allowed to operate only at 50% capacity due to the Covid-19 pandemic-induced restrictions.

Covid cases declining, Mumbai lifts night curfew; restaurants, theatres to operate at 50% capacity

February 02, 2022 7:38 am

The order by the Mumbai civic body also directed that marriages may have guests up to 25 per cent of the capacity of ground or banquet halls or 200 whichever is lower.

Dine-ins vs cloud kitchens and takeaways: How pandemic has changed the way we eat

January 24, 2022 11:34 am

Industry experts say that while cloud kitchen is the next big thing, nothing can replace the experience of fine-dining.

‘Fighting for survival’: Industry body urges malls, landlords for relief to restaurants

January 07, 2022 11:04 pm

According to NRAI, which represents more than 5 lakh eateries across India, the industry is in a precarious situation due to the restrictions imposed with the resurgence of infections in the country.

Curfew rumours, confusion hit restaurant footfall in Pune on New Year’s Eve

January 05, 2022 7:29 am

Though the Maharashtra government declared a night curfew from 9pm to 6am for the New Year's Eve, it had exempted restaurants. However, rumours that restaurants would shut early took a toll on the business.

Virat Kohli's restaurant chain One8 Commune finds itself surrounded by controversy; here's why

November 15, 2021 8:10 pm

The restaurant issued a statement after an LGBTQIA+ activism group said it discriminated against the community.


In pictures: Kolkata tramcar converted into a restaurant

February 04, 2022 7:13 pm

'Kolkata Street Food' tram restaurant, a 20-seater-eatery, serves varied street foods ranging from pav bhaji and chhole bhature to chaats and rolls.

In pictures: Mumbai's first restaurant-on-wheels opens today

October 18, 2021 8:15 pm

The unique restaurant is designed to the theme of Mumbai landmarks; it is all set to charm diners

In pictures: A return to the ‘joie de vivre’ in France

May 22, 2021 1:03 pm

As France reopens, French people flock to bars, restaurants, cafes and theaters. The strict lockdown imposed in France that lasted six months ended on Wednesday.

From Priyanka Chopra to Justin Timberlake: Celebrities who own restaurants around the world

March 13, 2021 12:49 pm

From Priyanka Chopra Jonas to Sandra Bullock, and more, find out which of your favourite celebrities are proud owners of restaurants around the world.