Question any traveller, and they will tell you that food is an integral part of a successful road trip. The idea of stopping midway and indulging in local delicacies adds to a sense of warmth that is felt by the stomach as well as the soul. However, ask […]
Lately, I’ve come to the conclusion that everything exciting happens on or next to roads in India. India’s biggest tourist attraction, other than the Taj Mahal, can be found on the roads… curious to know what I’m talking about? Click the link. We begin with the road-side Dhabas (eateries). […]
Gollu Rao is the quintessential roadside dhaba; A few trucks stationed outside, the odd car with weary travelers taking a break from their journey, and us, city dwellers out for the day.
A 40-odd minute drive on the NH 8, towards Jaipur, from Gurgaon’s HUDA Metro Station, is all it takes to reach the famous Old Rao Dhaba. As you leave the high rises of Gurgaon (or Lutyen’s Delhi if that’s where you’re coming from) behind, you realize that the […]
It’s hard to categorize Chhabra Restaurant. It’s not the modern restaurant that one finds in malls or even city arcades and nor is it the conventional Dhaba. A village restaurant maybe, or a city-Dhaba? In the end, it doesn’t really matter how we categorize it because like with […]
What makes for a perfect Sunday lunch? Great weather… check. Lovely company… check. A little bit of adventure in trying out some place new… check. Ambience that sweeps you in, outdoor seating, quirkiness and a theme… check, check, check. Dhaba by Claridges is a Delhi tradition. Most of us, […]