From Bali to Baan Tao – Indonesian Food Festival at Hyatt, Pune | Bellydriven

Fish Mince Satay

‘From Bali to Baan Tao’ is what the currently ongoing Indonesian food festival is called at the Hyatt,  Pune.  At the helm of affairs they have the visiting Masterchef – Chef Nyoman Sudiarta all the way from Grand Hyatt Bali. On till the 5th of December the festival aims to showcase the nuances of Indonesian cuisine. Here is my take on the menu that the festival is currently showcasing… Continue reading

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With compliments, from the Land of the Rising Sun – Culinary Magic at Baan Tao

Baan Tao - Hyatt Pune Menu, Reviews, Photos, Location and Info - Zomato

Prepared by Chef Shohei Nakajima, a rich Japanese menu awaits food aficionados at Baan Tao – the in-house pan asian restaurant at Hyatt Pune at their Japanese Food Festival held from 19th  to 26th March.The festival is featuring the best specialties from Japanese cuisine like different types of sushi, Kushiyaki(Japanese style skewers), noodles, sashimi (thinly sliced raw meat) and “miso soup,” which are sure to satisfy your taste buds, offering an unforgettable dining experience. Here is a preview to what is on offer here this week Continue reading

Of the Mines and From the Mines – Mineority by Saby, Pune

Mineority By Saby Menu, Reviews, Photos, Location and Info - Zomato
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You must be wondering, why is a food blogger talking about mines? Well I just realized that the mining community has a cuisine of their own and I did not know about it till I experienced it lately. Pune restaurant scene has seen the advent of conceptual restaurants, one of that lot is Mineority. Derived from the words Mine and Ore, the concept celebrates the life of the mining community in the world. From the décor to the food you will find everything carved around miners here. The cuisine here is heavily influenced from the North-Eastern and Eastern belt of India. This here is my experience of an evening spent at this place with quirky decor with the mining theme for its food. Read on to know more Continue reading

The Winter Truffle Festival at La Terrazza, Hyatt Regency, Pune

La Terrazza - Hyatt Regency Pune Menu, Reviews, Photos, Location and Info - Zomato

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The truffle is a complex, delicate, and sublime ingredient that works perfectly with ingredients that are submissive and agreeable to let the truffle take center stage. And the  “Truffle Festival” at La Terraza at Hyatt Regency Pune, showcases that. Trust me and book your table now. It is an golden opportunity to treat your taste buds to flavourful truffle specialties cooked to perfection by Executive Chef Anirban Dasgupta in collaboration with Italian truffle specialist, Silvia Landucci from Boscovivo. Here are some of the highlights of the festival and the fabulous lunch that I had at this place… Continue reading

The Flamboyant Life @ The House of Medici

The House Of Medici - The Westin Menu, Reviews, Photos, Location and Info - Zomato

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As you venture into The House of Medici, gracefully carpeted wooden floors, luxuriant leather furnishings, artistic Italian sculptures and royal chandeliers greet to give you a feeling of pure affluence. And by the time you move forward a 104 foot long horse shoe shaped bar with a 34ft height will tower over you, everything here exudes such opulence that you take a step back and let the interiors sink in. Check out my experience here Continue reading

Bellydriven checks out the new menu at Terttulia!!!

Terttulia Menu, Reviews, Photos, Location and Info - Zomato

Kale and Quinoa Salad with Dates, Toasted Walnuts, Lime Parmesan Dressing

Kale and Quinoa Salad with Dates, Toasted Almonds, Walnuts with Lime Parmesan Dressing

Tertullia has never disappointed me…it is one of the restaurants that has been quite consistent with their offerings. My usual go to meeting place and I may have tried their one dish n number of times but nothing changes in terms of taste and texture. And let me tell you their new additions to the menu look equally tempting and stunning. Read on to check out my dining experience at Tertullia Koregaon Park

Well this salad is definitely one of those that #BellydrivenRecommends For me it is a complete meal in itself, this kale quinoa salad is healthy and hearty. You’ll love the crunchy walnuts, toasted almonds and sweet dates! All of this topped with a heavenly lime parmesan dressing. I can just have this salad with one of the fresh fruit juices on the menu and that will kind of sort my lunch scenes Continue reading

Cocktail Tales – Penthouze, Mundhwa, Pune

Penthouze Menu, Reviews, Photos, Location and Info - Zomato

Located on the 14th floor of the Onyx Tower, this club offers a unique setting. You get a chance to get high on the striking view of the Pune city from this club. The whole place is divided into two sections the inside section and the outside seating area and the bar is on both the sides, I would definitely vouch for the outside section…well this is where the party actually happens…

Here is the overview of the amazing evening that I had at this roof top party place

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