Refreshingly unfamiliar Indian cuisine at The Marina

If there’s one problem with Indian restaurant The Marina, it’s surely that it’s an Indian restaurant called The Marina. Admittedly there are worse names for an Indian place (I once got taken on a date to The Swastika) but still, in a game of Guess the Menu, you’re not going to be winning any prizes….

South Indian flavours at Mangalam

On a recent visit to India, having gone to great lengths to escape the conversations about yoga and “finding oneself” that inevitably arise in the company of other travellers, I found myself sitting alone one evening in a small South Indian restaurant on the outskirts of Jaipur. As I glanced over the menu, the woman…