The Smarter Entertainment Weekly

Running From The Gods

You learn something about yourself not when you are self assured, but when you look back and recall your own instinctive reactions whilst in a susceptible state

The American Experience

Capital Grill is all about the food. Their menu is a mix-match of American classics and the venue, a refreshing recreation of the American diner.

A Crutch For Courage

Some say it’s not too hard to do something that is absolutely petrifying. That it isn't too difficult to face your fears and overcome an innate phobia

Kashmiri Offerings

Kakori is a North West Indian specialty restaurant located inside Soaltee Crowne Plaza that occasionally stimulates the crowd with unique offerings like the recent Kashmiri food promotion.

As Authentic as it Gets

It’s enthralling, personally, to find the occasional restaurant that offers much more

Beer! Oh Beer!

It was a long time ago when I drank my first proper beer but I remember the experience so well that it might as well have been yesterday. “What’s a “proper” beer?” you mi...

Chocolate and White

Embassy Restaurant is the latest eatery to open its regal establishment to the gourmet enthusiasts of the city.

Halloween Schmalloween

You don't need to be a ghost or a ghoul or even dressed as one to indulge in these special Halloween themed drinks.

Spoilt for Choice

The Coffee Shop at Hotel Annapurna is a great place to observe the who's who of Kathmandu

In a Green Getaway

This Dashain may have been soaking wet and something of a dampener as the clear skies and cool, crispy air came only after the big days were over

Summertime Delight

Amidst a sea of coffee shops in this age of inflation, it's hard to believe that Espresso Delight actually exists to offer a perfect avenue, for delicious sips

Cause It's That Good

If only we had more home based Chyang to have and be merry, the beer industry would certainly not be the same.

Temptation on a Plate

As the seasons change, Hyatt launches its new menu items celebrating the seasonal harvests with fresh flavors to try out. You'll be spoilt for choice. I know I was.

Games with Liquor

The return to alcohol from a hiatus can be a beautiful thing. And beautiful people, make that return that much better.

To be a Man

It's hard to say what a manly drink actually is? I never had any kind of revelation regarding this.

At Olive Garden

Olive Garden, a Mediterranean Restaurant in Hotel Radisson, gets a number of things done right. Whether it's the service or the food the restaurant takes pride


The cymbals are loud, always too loud. It’s a shame we can't do away with them after taking in all the raksi. But, it is Indrajatra after all.

Sugar, Spice and Everything Nice

Sugar is the treacly treat that oozes out as you bite into the milky white yomari. Spice is the come-hither look that the bright colors of Newari food exude.

Go Home, Youre Drunk!

It is intelligent to mark limits for everything. And I learned this the hard way.

Flaming Red

Located in Durbar Marg, Red Carpet Restro and Bar lives up to its name