Archive for the Restaurants, Food fest, Stores Category

April 25, 2019

Nungu has arrived

Nungu has arrived

Nungu (Ice apple) has arrived at Mylapore. On April 25, C.Rajendran, a hawker was selling them at Venkatesa Agraharam Street near Sri Saibaba Temple. B. Shamili and her husband were buying the last set of fruits that this hawker had. […]

April 19, 2019

Andhra Mahila Sabha, R.A.Puram opens an Aavin Parlour to help young adults with special needs

Andhra Mahila Sabha, R.A.Puram opens an Aavin Parlour to help young adults with special needs

On April 17, an Aavin Parlour opened at Andhra Mahila Sabha, R.A.Puram. Three adults with special needs from the Durgabhai Deshmukh school are manning the parlor. “Our special educators and I personally trained them in food handling and hospitality. And […]

April 16, 2019

Organic ‘Zerowaste’ store opens in Mylapore

Organic 'Zerowaste' store opens in Mylapore

Ecoindian, a organic zerowaste store, has launched its second store after Adyar in Mylapore. Ecoindian is focused on bringing organic farmers, artisans, self help groups who produce native eco-friendly products, directly in their store by eliminating middlemen.

April 8, 2019

Madras Coffee House introduces tea varieties; The beverages are now available with Nattu sakkarai too

Madras Coffee House introduces tea varieties; The beverages are now available with Nattu sakkarai too

A few months ago, the Madras Coffee House started at St.Isabel’s Hospital, Mylapore. And recently the shop has introduced a variety of flavored tea at all its branches. The available flavors include – cardamom, lemon, green and honey, ginger, special […]

April 5, 2019

EVENTS AHEAD: shopping, workshops, music and more

EVENTS AHEAD: shopping, workshops, music and more

SHOPPING ECO-FRIENDLY GARMENTS Matkatus, a designer brand for eco-friendly Indian crafts, handloom and hand-crafted textiles is exhibiting garments in natural fibers – cotton, linen, silk cotton & silk. Ƒeaturing Pochampally & Odisha Ikats, Ajrak, Kalamkari, Bandhani, Leheriya, block prints – […]

April 4, 2019

V-Excel launches ‘Tiffin Times’ – a mobile food truck at Luz Church Road to help young adults with special needs

V-Excel launches 'Tiffin Times' - a mobile food truck at Luz Church Road to help young adults with special needs

On April 3, V-Excel Educational Trust, an NGO for special children based in R.A.Puram launched its newest initiative called ‘Tiffin Times’ – a mobile food truck at Luz Church Road, opposite to Amrutanjan Healthcare Limited. Young adults with special needs are […]

April 2, 2019

New food truck dishes out barbecues, grills: at R. A. Puram

New food truck dishes out barbecues, grills: at R. A. Puram

Char, a new food truck operating in RA Puram, is the newest concept to hit the neighbourhood. Started by classmates VGP Surojit and Abbas Bharmal, Char was inspired by the foreign concept of a portable food business. “Our menu has […]

April 1, 2019

Frozen Bottle offers milkshakes at a discounted rate

Frozen Bottle offers milkshakes at a discounted rate

As a part of anniversary week celebrations at Frozen Bottle, Alwarpet the store is offering all its milkshakes (300 ml) at a discounted rate of Rs.99. This offer started on April 1. The whole store was beautifully decorated with colorful balloons […]

March 22, 2019

Exhibition of revived heritage saris: March 22 & 23

Exhibition of revived heritage saris: March 22 & 23

Vimor, a sari store from Bengaluru, is exhibiting a range of old saris and designs that have been revived along with silk and cotton handloom saris, at Alwarpet this weekend. Vimor was established in 1974 by Chimy Nanjappa and her […]

March 15, 2019

EVENTS AHEAD: shopping, workshops, shows and more

EVENTS AHEAD: shopping, workshops, shows and more

SHOPPING GARMENTS FROM DELHI                                                                                                           Farida Gupta is exhibiting her spring/summer collection of handcrafted kurtas, kurtis, farsis, palazzos, culottes and dupattas.  Sizes: XS to 3XL. On Mar 16 to 18, 10 a.m. At Sri Sankara Hall, Alwarpet. Ph: 8287567567. BANARASI SARIS […]

March 9, 2019

Vadu Manga arrives but the business is dull for hawkers

Vadu Manga arrives but the business is dull for hawkers

The vadu mangas have now arrived at many pavement shops in South Mada Street, Mylapore. “But, the business is dull,” says P. Kabali, a street hawker selling vadu mangas at this Street. He says, “Since the cost is high people […]

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