The Smarter Entertainment Weekly

A Taste of Summer

This April, let the Mediterranean and its varied cuisine indulge your taste buds.

A kaleidoscope of Kebabs and Curries

Seasoned teams of well-travelled chefs from the Soaltee Crown Plaza bring their mystique lores of spices and techniques collected overtime to your tables. Be a part of this gala showcase of legendary...

Drinks for Spring

As the seasons change, so should our choice of beverages. Aditya Agrawal, Director of Global Trading Concern (P) Ltd and Arjun Bhandari, Ray Global, share their choice of refreshing drinks for the sun...

Feasting Fiestas Abound

Food festivals have been increasingly dotting the Kathmandu food map. Fr!day looks at how such increasing numbers is encouraging a new trend of eating-out in Kathmandu.

Garden of Flavors 

If you want simple and delicious French food with a hint of local or international flavors, then Café des Arts is the perfect place for you. Located in a dodgy looking back alley, the eatery is a chan...

Behind the Big Bell

Boudha has always been a popular destination for tourists and locals alike, and as to be expected of such a bustling location, it is submerged in eateries.

The King of Good Times

Cricket, for me, has been a religion since childhood. In fact, an early memory of mine is playing balcony cricket with my uncle

Let’s Chaat Away

Spring is arriving and the days are balmy. The lazy afternoon palate asks for something jazzy, something peppy to spruce up the lethargy. If there was ever a time for a spicy refreshing Chaat, this is...

Stumbling In The Rain

Before getting drunk, we tend to think that things will turn out fine. But it doesn't

Three Levels Of Experience

Patan’s bustling square area plays host to a mix of restaurants that vary from the most elegant to quaint little hole in the walls. The newly opened Thayeboo looks to give you the best of both w...

Wrapping it up

At first thought, it occurred to me that wraps and Soaltee Crowne Plaza would go together like caviar and Wai Wai. But boy was I wrong.

Give me 2 Minutes

For those who keep track of my little indulgences in this section, lately I have been reminiscing about my rum-fueled adventures in Delhi

Under The Jolly Roger

Behold 'tis winter; a time when the heaters come out of storage, when the heftiest blankets are your best friends and drinking rum is mandatory, especially on a cold night on a rooftop, awaiting a met...

Welcome To Walter`s

Walter’s Mitho Mitho is a little taste of Bavaria in our own backyard. It has a blissful dining space with a fine ambience and ample space for you

Moving In

It's a takeover -the Chervil Restaurant is offering pizzas, pasta, good music and more. While it's taking baby steps to start out

Health Benefits to Raksi!

There is a reason why alcohol is such a strong part of most cultures. Take a walk with me to know more.

Hot Winter Wonders

It has been a bone-chilling winter lately. The foggy days witness the temperature dropping down dramatically. Most of us are keeping warm under heavy blankets in comfy pre-heated rooms. Some of us nig...

My Bias Choice

It's hard to stay subjective when my first visit has me enamored with all of Mezze.

Wedding Nuisance

It's that time of the year... the entire town is getting married. Close to half a dozen weddings of cousins and friends came with joy and merry