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Raising the Bar
Sat, May 23, 2015

As three new bars open in Mumbai, Talk gives you a lowdown on what to expect.

Wholesome and Healthy: Syrian chef Maher Omran on how Lebanese food borrows from several cuisines
Wed, May 13, 2015

Syrian chef Maher Omran on how Lebanese food borrows from several cuisines.

Petals on my Plate: How about munching on some flowers?
Fri, May 08, 2015

As chefs infuse desserts with cherry blossoms and add lily essence to cocktails, edible flowers are bringing a bouquet of experiences to everyday meals.

Gourmet it Up At Home
Sat, Apr 25, 2015

Fine dining experience at home goes a few notches higher with chefs from five-star hotels dropping in to rustle up a meal while other services bring gourmet food to the doorstep.

Thai Exchange
Thu, Apr 16, 2015

Celebrate Songkran with special Thai delicacies that city restaurants are offering.

Food Review: Made in Mumbai
Mon, Apr 13, 2015

Villa Vandre, a cafe in Bandra, proves that old regional flavours are the cool new thing in the city

Everybody loves Ramen: Japan’s favourite staple bowl of broth and protein has found new fans
Wed, Apr 15, 2015

Japan’s favourite staple bowl of broth and protein has found new fans and newer forms

Fusion Feast
Sat, Apr 11, 2015

French chef Laurent Peugeot fuses the subtlety of Japanese flavours with classic French cooking.

Plea to relocate Cafe Samovar reaches CM Devendra Fadnavis
Tue, Mar 31, 2015

Shaina said the cafe was a landmark destination and should be viewed as part of the city’s cultural heritage.

Cafe Samovar hosts star patrons one last time
Sun, Mar 29, 2015

At the iconic cafe, to shut down on March 31, loyal Samovarians shared memories and messages over cups of chai.

Mandarin Makeover
Tue, Mar 24, 2015

Ming Yang at Taj Lands End gets a facelift after 13 years

Memories of Sams
Sat, Mar 21, 2015

Three artists get nostalgic about the iconic Cafe Samovar

City loses another favourite, Cafe Samovar to shut down
Fri, Mar 20, 2015

Home to city’s artists and intellectuals for 50 years, the cafe will serve its last guava juice on Mar 31.

Smoke and Grill
Thu, Mar 19, 2015

In Japanese cuisine, robatayaki — often shortened to robata — refers to a cooking method similar to barbecue.

Kidding Around
Sun, Mar 08, 2015

With dedicated play areas and special menus, city restaurants are finding new ways of enticing patrons with children in tow.

Thu, Mar 05, 2015

With the recent ban on beef in Maharashtra, TALK finds out what’s at stake for restaurants.

Dessert Queen
Mon, Mar 02, 2015

Singapore-based renowned pastry chef Janice Wong believes that the possibilities with edible art are endless.

Streetside Gourmet
Mon, Feb 16, 2015

TALK scoured the Ghatkopar to bring you a list of the best food stalls serving eclectic and mouth-watering fare.

Back to the Roots
Wed, Feb 11, 2015

Scottish chef Tom Lewis talks about turning his B&B into one of the hottest properties back home and his love for kala namak.

A Take on Thai
Thu, Jan 29, 2015

Eat Thai, which replaces Bandra favourite Thai Ban, serves South Asian cuisine with a modern spin.

Revived ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ still a big draw
Tue, Mar 24, 2015

It will be staged at regular intervals over the next six months.

Master of Spices
Mon, Jan 26, 2015

MasterChef India co-judge, Ranveer Brar, talks about his journey with food — from working at a kebab stall in Lucknow to five-star kitchens in the country and abroad.

Sweet Beginnings
Sun, Jan 18, 2015

Every weekend a Colaba family opens their home to foodies for a taste of Bohri cuisine and traditions.

Green Revolution
Sun, Jan 11, 2015

MasterChef India’s fourth season will focus on the country’s vegetarian fare.

Wed, Dec 31, 2014

Five city-based Instagrammers best shot of 2014 that captures Mumbai's idiosyncrasies .