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.
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.
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.
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.
Little Black Book Bangalore
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