It’s coming up to the end of the month of Iftaar and in grand gesture for Eid, the chefs of Bangalore have decided that the Eid Weekend is all Mughlai and Nawabi in spirit and, forgive the pun, in flesh. Here are 4 great restaurant that to celebrate Eid in Bangalore.
You are spoilt for choices on where to eat this weekend. There's something on offer to please everyone. Partaking in an Iftar feast, redolent with tradition and taste, or indulging yourself with the tried and tested combination of beer and biryani?
It's not just delicious Ramzan fare that you will get to enjoy at Terracotta at Vivanta by Taj in Whitefield, you will also get an authentic feel of Ramzan bazaars. The setting, decor, music and ambience will all reflect the festive spirit as you sit down to enjoy the delights of the ageless Mughlai cuisine that has been developed over centuries. So what's in store for you? Chef Satya Kedharnath and his team have specially curated a lavish selection at the live counters. So enjoy delicacies like baida roti, minced meat kabab, and haleem in an ambience fit for the Nawabs.
Where: Terracotta, Vivanta By Taj, Whitefield
When: 16 - 25 June, 6pm - 10.30 pm
Price: Rs. 1900 (veg) and Rs. 2150 (Non-veg)/person (excluding taxes)
Contact: +91 80 67343058
If you want a Iftar meal harking back to the Nawabs of Yore, head straight to Le Jardin at The Oberoi. This week-long feast is specially curated by Masterchef Dash from Trident, Hyderabad. Not only will you get to sample the traditional favourites from Dash's home city, they will be further embellished with an Awadhi touch, courtesy Chef Nimisha. So just what's in store for you? Start your dinner buffet with everyone's favourite, the Paya Shorba. There are several kababs on offer, to satiate any kabab lover: Tala hua Gosht, Pathar ka Gosht, Murgh reshmi kabab, and Badami sheekh, just to name a few. Vegetarians have quite a spread to choose from, the Subz Badami shorba, Tandoori Bharwan Alu, Subz Shammi kabab and Matr ki tikki, making a perfect start to the meal. For your mai course you can choose from Dum ka Murgh, Hyderabadi Murgh Korma, Nalli Nihari, Roganjosh, Alu Katlu, Shahi Paneer and Safri Gosht, just to name a few. And did we mention the Haleem, Biryani and Chicken shawarma at the interactive stations? And don't forget to end your meal on a sweet note with some dates, Double ka Meetha, Jalebi and Shufta.
Where: Le Jardin, The Oberoi, MG Road
When: Dinner, 19 - 25 June
Price: Rs. 1650/person (excluding taxes)
Call: +91-80 25585858 for reservations
Eid is all about feasting, festivity, family and tradition and the MoMo Cafe at the Courtyard by Marriott is laying out a buffet that's all about everything that Eid is. The carefully curated menu boasts of traditional dishes, authentically prepared, the perfect way to enjoy the festive spirit with your family. Feast on some delectable gosht haleem and sehri nihari, along with a whole host of other delights including the much-loved keema samosas. The highlight of the buffet is the ever popular Eid sweet dish, seviyan ka muzaffar, a sinfully delicious dessert of vermicelli, khoya, almonds, milk, pistachios, all roasted in ghee.
Where: MoMo Cafe, Courtyard by Marriott, Outer Ring Road
When: 26 & 27 June, 7 pm onwards
Price: Rs. 1149/person (excluding taxes)
Call: +91 80 71203040
What better way to get into a festive mood than with some beer and biryani? Head to the Ramada to enjoy this time-tested combination. in their Beeryani festival. Sample some unique flavours: a mix of wood-fired flavour and the aromas of a mud pot come together in a delectable biryani, that's best enjoyed with some refreshing, chilled beer. Say cheers!
Where: Royal Orchid Ramada, Bangalore
When: 24 June - 24 July, lunch and dinner
Price: Rs. 399 onwards (excluding taxes)
Call: +91 80 9902000010