Pune, summer is here! We’re already in the middle of a hot March, and it’s just about the get even more scorching! Now, of course there are all those cold drinks and ice creams to help you chill, but summer in India without gorging on mangoes is just a sin.
Hiya, Pune! Aren’t you just done with spending on expensive meals every other day? I mean, yeah, the food’s delicious, but more often than not, it just starts to burn a hole in our pockets, no?
One of the most popular areas in Pune has to have everything, yes? Well, for the most part it does. Kothrud is legit a self-sustaining part of our city’s ecosystem, and the culinary delights which it has to offer are endless.
Pune’s FC Road is the mecca for college students and shoppers. Both want quick and cheap food, and to be honest, who doesn’t? A plate of Vada Pav or a quick burger, and you’re out bossing the day again.
Pune has always done desserts right! With so many new places levelling up the dessert game, here are some really wacky desserts to try in the city! So good!
Rice is such a complete dish in itself, isn’t it? Rice plates in Pune have been complete meals for entire generations of Punekars.
Very few dishes are as complete as Kheema Pav- the crazy demand for them in Pune proves the point. This robust curry dish made from either minced lamb or chicken is a strong favourite among Punekars; serve it with buttery ‘pavs’ and you get a dish that will never go out of season.
What was invented in Mumbai as an accident by a sandwich stall owner has now become a massive fan favourite in India. Here are seven places in Pune you absolutely need to check out if you are a dabeli fan!
With the absolutely incredible success of The Urban Foundry in Balewadi High Street, Pune, founders Sangram Shirole, Hrishikesh Shinde and Suryabhan Shinde, along with Meraki Hospitality, opened the doors to its second outpost in Kalyani Nagar a couple of weeks ago and we’re going bonkers over how spectacular the new joint is!
Seeing someone make fresh ice cream for you right in front of your eyes, that too on a chilled ice cream pan; now that definitely improves the entire experience of going out for an ice cream. Several ice cream roll places have opened up in Pune and are doing steady business. If you want to try one out for yourself, check out this list!