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  • Izakaya: for the love of fusion Japanese

    If the wedding hullabaloo and the repetitive rich food, however delicious, gets to be too much, or if you happen to be among the lucky couples who got hitched this

  • Taste the Real Thai

    “Have you eaten yet?” One of the first things Thais ask upon meeting someone, that singular question perfectly describes the passion locals hold for the legendary cuisine.

  • Storm in a cup: a home away from home

    As you get off the elevator and head straight through what seems like the veranda of a home, you come across a big wooden door that welcomes you. The first few steps might confuse you, but rest assured as you are not trespassing in someone else's home; this serene and homely place is called Storm in a Cup.

  • In the kitchens of Finger Lickin' Good!

    Picture this - a global fried chicken joint, with all the trims of the place, packed with people enjoying their time. You go up to order, and naturally take a peek behind the cashier. The part of the kitchen/prep-area is visible, but not all of it. You wonder what really takes place. Is it possible to actually take a look?

  • Sushi in Dhanmondi: The Tao-Town way!

    In search of sushi, a group of six friends would always end up on the 'other side' of Dhaka. Their common love for the gastronomy world, specifically pan Asian/Asian fusion food led to the realisation that Dhanmondi lacked a descent eatery that offered the authentic flavours of Thai, Vietnamese, and Japanese cuisine.

  • The majestic taste at Taste of Lanka

    On the midpoint of Road 19/A, Banani - the last left turn before getting on the Banani Bridge from Banani Road 11, there is a straw thatched extension reaching out on the footpath.

  • Making memories

    Nazmus Sakib, Associate Producer of Channel 24, and his four friends have already established themselves in their chosen career but food was always their ultimate dream and after months of planning and investment of time, love and care, Café Memoire was born.

  • Healthy eating at Café Capp & Cinno

    Unearthing a place where food served is both healthy and delicious has been on my bucket list for a while now before I gladly crossed it off as I located Café Capp & Cinno.

  • Alchemy-treat your tastebuds

    Alchemy-treat your tastebuds

    Alchemy on the 7th floor of the B&B Empire in Banani was launched about two years ago.

  • Chittagong Restaurant: for the love of 'deshi'

    The journey started in 1952. Back then, Chittagong Restaurant's roof was of corrugated tin. The eatery in Shegunbagicha was a melting pot of political adda, with the hall of fame including names like Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and Maulana Bhasani.

  • It's PERi-licious

    In today's bustling city of Dhaka, with new food joints opening up on every corner of the streets, it takes a good amount of effort to decide upon a decent eatery.

  • Hungry for Hungry Duck

    Located just past Rajlokkhi in Uttara is a nice quaint red one story restaurant curiously called Hungry Duck. Opened way back in 2010, this place has served residents in Uttara for around 16 years now.

  • Platform Nine and Three Quarters

    June 1, 2016 was a magical night for all the Harry Potter fans around the city. At 7pm on the day, far away from the central city...

  • Food at Foodee

    Foodee is a restaurant that sits at the centre of Banani and offers a great environment to its customers,and good food at affordable prices.

  • Chow down at Chows

    Located in Banani, the high-end restaurant, Chows, is dedicated to serving the very best of Cantonese cuisine Dhaka has to offer.

  • Grand treats at Grand Nawab

    Some of the grandest foods of our country are made best in Old Dhaka.

  • Kebabs, curries and more

    If you want to enjoy a wide assortment of kebabs, or perhaps if you are fancying a plate of biriyani, Zaffran is a new restaurant in town you should pay a visit to.

  • Savouring in the Flavors

    Even though it is part of a hotel (Platinum Grand), let this not influence you in any way. The restaurant runs by its own identity.

  • Dining at Bukhara

    Bukhara is a classic Indian restaurant located at the heart of Kamal Ataturk Avenue, and it is home to one of the most authentic Indian tastes.

  • A taste of Arabian food

    Although Dhaka now has a myriad range of cuisines, Arabian food is still relatively less common. But there's Arabian Grill & Platter as a saviour to satisfy your palate if you are craving Arabian cuisine.

  • The best of the best quality @ Bbq Bangladesh

    Bbq Bangladesh is rebranding the family-style casual dining experience by making it more approachable without compromising on quality service.

  • Eating out at Kenny Rogers

    Looking for a new place to try out? For meat lovers, Kenny Rogers Roasters may be the way to go! Located in Gulshan-1...

  • Busy at Busy Beans

    Located in Mohakhali, Busy Beans is a eatery that opened recently.

  • Cold Stone Creamery opens in Dhaka

    Olive Tree Foods Limited has just brought forth the next level of ice cream in Dhaka by introducing Cold Stone Creamery.

  • Lounging at Foodbook

    In a time when the lack of good hangout lounges has deeply affected our lives, Foodbook is the first social network-themed lounge to open in Bangladesh.

  • Shiraz Restaurant opens in Dhaka

    The Kolkata-based Shiraz Restaurant has opened its doors for foodies of Dhaka.

  • Fine Dining at A restoran

    A restoran, located at Banani is a new fine dining experience that offers a variety of European dishes.

  • George's La Dolce Vita

    George's La Dolce Vita

    Far away from the chaos of Banani 11, La Dolce Vita is on the eighth floor of the building and is blessed with quite a nice view.

  • With a Twist of Orange

    The country has gone through a revolution for the past couple of years and a brand new culture has seeped in, which, till this day...

  • Meet. Eat. Repeat.

    There are very few places for us Dhakaites to create memories. We have a few parks scattered here and there, but apart from that, the only place for recreation we find here are cafés and restaurants.