Shirgaon – Found peace amongst all the chaos!

Well, after a very long time I finally took a day off from my hectic schedule and decided to visit a secluded beach - Shirgaon, Palghar. I went to this place which is a 5-6 hours drive from Pune along the NH48 highway, passing through Mumbai and wasn't disappointed. The drive was superb and the [...]


AIKA Delicacies – Never stop dreaming!

Well, for those who have read my previous post on Diabetes would find it easier to empathize with me. For beginners, as per Google - there are 382 million diabetics in the world (and still counting) as of date, which can be equivalent to the population of a new planet. Also, there are about 1 [...]

Mamagoto – Fun Eating!!

While I was strolling at the Pavillion, Pune; I must say I could not resist myself from trying 'Mamagoto'. They serve pan-Asian food with a twist which ain’t the traditional Asian food, but have tweaked street food. Ambiance and Interiors The ambiance and decor is splendid, and for me being colorful; I just could not [...]

Laa Unico – Be unique to stand out!

It is rare to find an open rooftop restaurant that does not serve alcohol and non vegetarian food. Honestly, I have seen none in Pune. The food and mocktails here are definitely unique - as the name suggests. They are a complete treat to the eyes as well as the palate. When I asked Pankit [...]

Hoppipola, Aundh – Pune

If the Punekars are looking to sip on some great cocktails and want to go easy on your pocket, then you know where to go. It is a cozy place in Aundh with a colorful and vibrant ambiance and lovely music. As you enter you will see a wall full of grandfather clocks with a [...]

No Strings Attached – NSA, Pune

When I first heard the name; reminded me of Ashton Kutcher and Elizabeth Meriwether. Rakesh, Nikit, and Abhijeet are the owners of NSA. Abhijeet is a textile businessman, Rakesh is in the hospitality industry, whereas Nikit is a mechanical engineer. This place is an outcome of unique minds infused together. Restaurant Theme Each wall has its [...]

Gourmet Men – Authentic Paninis and Döners in Pune

I am sure all of us have heard about the European staple food - döners and paninis and I must say Gourmet Men are scaling all charts in this category. They also specialize in square shaped pizzas which are topped with Mozzarella and Cheddar. Ishan (the owner) was an ex-social marketing guy and lived in [...]