A warm and hearty pocket-of-Pita

Here's a quick note to recommend the 'Pita Pocket' sandwich (seen above) at Cafe Turtle as a must-try. I will roll the caveat here - for those who are unaware, Cafe Turtle serves vegetarian food. There, that's the big 'gastro-mental' hurdle to overcome. I usually find myself proximate to a Cafe Turtle only when I'm…

The Return of the Icons

So, here I am - with the second instalment of iconic food joints across the country. There was a mild frisson of controversy over the first instalment (read it here) as the venerable JAP pointed out Mocambo had much better food than Peter Cat and a senior colleague was quite distressed that Gajalee hadn't featured.…

One person’s comfort food…

A friend recently put up a post on FB (where else?) asking everyone about their comfort food… Now, comfort food in that string of comments was decribed as:  “foods that make you go uuuuuuuummmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm..... and make you tingle!!”; “things that remind one of childhood” and “lift-me-up foods”. So now you all have an idea of…