Pandit Gajak Street Snacks in Jaipur

    You can have all the fancy meals that you like but sometimes the simple pleasures of finding a little unexpected sweet treat on the street will be better than almost all of them. That was what happened as we meandered our way along the streets of Jaipur, fending off the advances of the shopkeepers who all wanted us…

Kuber Resort on the Jaipur-Ajmer Highway – Masala Dosa for all!

The Kuber Resort located on the Jaipur-Ajmer Highway (HN-8) describes itself as ‘A Heritage Haveli’ and as ‘one of the best resort on HN-8’. They say on their website that “Our Menu Offerings Cater to both global and Indian taste preference. Our endeavour in staying relevant has helped us to offer a good variety of…

Lunch by the Lake at the Jhumar Lakeview Resturant in Udaipur

The Jhumar Lakeview Restaurant sits alongside Lake Udaipur in Udaipur, so basically it is what is says on the sign “a restaurant with a lakeside view.” We stopped off here in the middle of a sight seeing tour around the city. It is another one of those places that the local tour guides have on their…

Food on the Roadside in Rajastan- Mangalm Family Restaurant

Today we were driving from Agra to Ranthambore, we had spent a few hours visiting Agra Fort so we were going to be eating lunch somewhere on the road. Our driver decided to stop for his lunch at one of the many roadside restaurants, it looked OK, so we decided to eat here too. The Mangalm Family…

Chicken Inn – Pandara Road Market, New Delhi

After a mornings sightseeing around New Delhi we found ourselves at The Chicken Inn at Pandara Road Market in New Delhi.  It is located in a small shopping square surrounded with other similar restaurants, we walked in, or were we guided in? with instruction to the owners that we needed to be in and out within 20 minutes….

Rick Stein’s India – Cooking the one pot wonder of Lamb Dopiaza

In common with many of you I was glued to Rick Stein‘s TV Series about India and took the first opportunity that I had to purchase a copy of the book that accompanied the series. Well when I say first opportunity, I waited until Asda (other supermarkets also discount) had it on special offer (Sorry…