The Bangalore Pantry, Indiranagar

An unexpected and interesting find! The Bangalore Pantry looks just like a college canteen and has a very interesting menu. We had actually planned for Glen’s Bakehouse that was long pending and after no food and some really bad experience there, we thought of going to Toit. And as luck would have it, Toit turned out to closed! And then I guess the food gods took pity on us and I noticed the board for Bangalore Pantry.

The place doesn’t look very appealing from outside with its scary metal staircase. The decor doesn’t have much except for plain wooden tables, some wooden benches and metal chairs. We were contemplating whether to stay or go when the gracious owner lady showed us to our table. The place has some old style switches, not sure if they are intentional, but they surely did bring back memories of my ancestral house in Bengal 🙂

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Bhojohori Manna, Koramangala 6th Block

Surprisingly, even after spending so many years in bangalore and being a bong, I had never visited a bengali restaurant for an actual meal. I always used to feel that no restaurant can beat home made(read mom made) bengali food.

However over the weekend, after my husband(not a bong) showed particular interest in trying out typical bengali food, we visited this place for takeaway.

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