Mami Tiffen Stall, Mylapore

This particular place that is close to the Kabali Koil in Mylapore is one of the famous must-eats both for the locals and the visitors. It was started by Vasantha Mami (as she was popularly referred and that’s how the outlet got it’s name) in 1960’s, it’s still operates from the Pitchu Pillai street, Mylapore….

Eating Circles, Alwarpet

With the advent of Where Chennai Eats group in Facebook, it has become difficult for me to keep pace with the new hotels in the city and outside the city. Had my Google maps been a living being, it would have cried asking me to stop adding places and contributing pictures and reviews. What started…

Joker’s Kitchen, TTK Road, Alwarpet

Weekends are always meant for you! Just you! On one such weekend, I was free in the evening and coincidentally, it was the 10th year anniversary of The Dark Knight, Christopher Nolan’s masterpiece! It had everything that you would need in a comic and more convincingly it had Christian Bale and Heath Ledger playing the…

Vrindavan Restaurant, New Woodlands, Mylapore

It was my birthday. At this phase of my life like any other South Indian clichéd guy, it has become why the hell do we celebrate it now. Kazhutha vayasu aachu ipo Ena dash ku birthday lam namaku moment lingered in my ears and it still keeps too (:P)! It has become a mandate that…

Hotel Udupi Sri Krishna Bhavan, Hospet

After the Odisha trip I had some work in Chennai that were pending for a long time and I was asked to plan for the next trip – Ballari. I don’t know what orgasm people get when they change the spellings of the cities like say Bengaluru for Bangalore, Mysuru for Mysore and Ballari for…

Odisha 1.0

Srirangam was just over. My office had plans to send me to Odisha. Orissa, I read in my history book when I was in school. No idea why they changed the name. So it’s set and we started our journey. Reached Bhubaneswar after a hectic train journey. I usually mark the places googling about the…

Gangotree, T. Nagar

Amidst all the mazhai peiyuma .. June maasam vanthirche varuna bagavane, the day was cloudy and it seemed to rain for the next 2 hours. But it did not! Romba nalla paninga Varun .. neenga nalla varanum. A long term Facebook friend was free and we finalized the place to be Gangotree. I thought it…

Hotel Mani Vilas, Srirangam

It’s been a hectic week with back to back trips and I happen to see my Paternal Grandfather’s birthplace and my kuladeivam koil. Srirangam is where most of my dad’s relatives are put up and I stay at one of their places during my visit. This time I stayed at my friend’s hotel, Sri Hayagriva,…

Bistro 1427, Mylapore

Last week was great. I had time to eat at 2 places and both seemed good (not great but fine)! This place is located right behind the Jammi Building at V. M. Street. My cousin recommended this place for dinner and told me to go with minimal or no expectations. I m there. The menu…

Tosai, Velachery

May 21, 2017. One of my well known friends in Velachery asked me to try this newly opened outlet near the Chennai Silks and this conversation has been for long. I had just quit Studio 31 and was looking for options. Meanwhile, I have met my college mate after a gap of 3 years. Have…

Mathura Restaurant, Anna Salai

This outlet opposite to Buhari mount road is one of the wings of Woodlands, the famous outlet in Dr. Radhakrishnan Salai. The taste is mangaluru-ish and that is dope after some mixtures with the TN cuisine (:P)! My brother has come home after his graduation and we have been planning for dinner at various places…

Thilaga Paniyara Kadai, Velachery

Hello people. Hope y’all are doing great! The quest to search for the Redmi Note 5 at Pheonix mall, Velachery let some of my office colleagues set out on a trip and finally landing at the showroom. After the purchase, I had to go to Velachery station for taking the local MRT and one of…

Vasanth Vihar, Tambaram

In continuation to my Perungalathur work, I was involved in the good hotel search with Just Dial. Of all the names and numbers sent by them only Vasanth Vihar picked the call and politely answered all the queries raised. We (me, mom and dad) wanted to try this hotel and have it booked for an…

Sangeetha Veg Restaurant, Perungalathur

I owe a lot to YOU the people who have supporting me for the past 40 posts. I can’t thank you enought for this! Ananda kanner moments, I say. Up next is the blog on Sangeetha, perungalathur that I tried last week while returning home after a work in that area. It was so well maintained…

Chettinad Mini Tiffin, Sangeetha

Hi there peeps! I got a picture from a Whatsapp group that a Mini Tiffin deal is coming in Uber Eats. They give the Chettinad Mini Tiffin for INR 20/- from the usual INR 135/-. As usual I want to try it but initially I thought it was a hoax. The deal had a time…