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Welcome to the city of Bengaluru!

A city where the past and the present stand proud side by side, here we share a savvy guide to get you exploring, or as the locals say in Kannada - Namma Bengaluru.

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Heritage walking tours of the city - Do not miss the spectacle of the local markets opening at dawn. It worth waking up to, with these featured walking tours.View More

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Heritage boutiques  - Far from touristy souvenirs, Bangalore is known for converting heritage bungalows into bespoke boutiques retaining traditional architecture. Here you are sure to find niche brands, with lovely tokens to take back home.View More

Saree Shops - If you would like to pick a traditional Indian Saree, here is your go to guide. The most popular is Mysore Silk Udyog, on Commercial Street. Remember to purchase a ready made blouse, to go with your attire.  View More

100 feet road, Indiranagar - A cosmopolitan address, that is filled with local, national and international labels, with a variety of restaurants and bars.

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Places to Eat

Microbeweries - Bangalore is nick named the 'pub' city and with good reason, as it is filled with microbreweries.Taking inspiration from Germany, Belgium and the USA - the masters take special care to craft that glass of liquid gold. Here are the top 5 that you cannot miss.
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Bangalore on A Plate - A suggested 2 day itinerary, that will have you exploring the traditional neighbourhoods of the city as well as savouring the local delicacies. View More
For more curated guides visit:

To see a wider array of options, you could use the Zomato app or website. Browse through the various options by cuisine, location or ratings, read reviews and make your reservations directly.

For more curated guides visit:

Lonely Planet
Little Black Book Bangalore  
The Bangalorette
  Food and Dining, Zomato
Check out collections on Zomato, for a list of handpicked restaurants in the city - https://www.zomato.com/bangalore/collections 
This column has been curated by resident Nirja Raju, who writes for lifestyle publications and is the founder of
her website - The Stylish Dish. 
Website - www.thestylishdish.com

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