We are back with our monthly guide to all the exciting food events happening around you. From special mango menus which are perfect for the season to Father's Day special offers, there is a lot to look forward to in the month of June. Plan a food-filled outing with your loved ones during the weekends or rejuvenate with soothing flavours after a long day at work, we are sure you'll find something to indulge in throughout the month. We have listed down some of the best food festivals, special offers and limited-time menus and you can make your pick that suits the foodie in you.
Here're Some Food Festivals To Enjoy In June 2023:
Italian Food Pop-Up At The Lodhi, New Delhi
The Lodhi, New Delhi, in collaboration with Chef Sambhavi Joshi of Casarecce Artisanal Pasta, is presenting a limited-edition five-course menu inspired by Trattoria-style Italian fare in the heart of the capital at Perbacco. The pasta-centric menu will feature variations of the Chef's speciality handcrafted pasta alongside an array of other Italian delicacies with a global take on the cuisine. The selection incorporates the finest quality locally sourced ingredients as much as possible. At the exclusively curated pop-up, expect signature dishes like Fritto Misto with Calamari, Caper Berry and Lemon; Burrata with Roquette, Fennel and Cantaloupe; Chorizo, Tomato and Basil Risotto; Wild Mushrooms, Parmesan and Truffle Tortellini; Raviolo with Yolk, Roasted Chicken, Wild Mushrooms and Truffle; Vanilla, Kiwi, Green Tea Panna Cotta; and more.
When: 30th June to 2nd July 2023; Dinner
Where: At Perbacco - The Lodhi, New Delhi
World Tapas Day Celebration At Sevilla, The Claridges, New Delhi
Savour the flavours of Spain, as Sevilla at The Claridges New Delhi announces its collaboration with TURESPANA, Spain Tourism Office in India, to celebrate World Tapas Day. Together, they aim to bring the essence of Spain's cuisine and culture to the heart of Delhi, providing an authentic experience for food enthusiasts. The Tapas menu is specially curated by Executive Chef at The Claridges, Ankur Gulati. The set menu at the restaurant will feature a range of delectable offerings, including a variety of tapas like Patata Bravas, Chicken Croquette, Pimientos del Piquillo Rellenos de queso (a unique blend of goat cheese-filled Spanish green pepper fritters) and more. The main course also includes both vegetarian and non-vegetarian delights. Traditional Tiramisu and Spanish saffron-infused crema catalana are not to be missed.
When: June 10th to June 20th, 7 pm-11 pm
Where: Sevilla, The Claridges, New Delhi
Price: INR 3500 plus taxes/per person
Mango Menu, one8 Commune
Virat Kohli's one8Commune has launched a summer special mango menu - "SUMMER VACATIONS". From the freshest salads to mouthwatering sushi, sizzling tacos, and mind-blowing curries, enjoy the splendid flavours of mango. The menu has some incredible dishes like Mango Kerabu Salad, Mango & Sprout Salad, Mango and Avocado or Salmon Sushi, Chickpea or Prawn & Mango Tacos, Kerala Mango Fish Curry, Mango & Summer Vegetable Curry and the Chef's personal favourite Mango Dessert.
What: Special Summer Menu, one8 Commune
When: 1st June '23 onwards
Where: one8 Commune (Delhi, Kolkata & Pune)
Cost: INR 325 onwards
Wine dinner With Chef Michel Christmann At Roseate Hotels & Resorts
Roseate Hotels & Resorts and All Things Nice present a sit-down, 6-course wine dinner featuring a delicate fusion of French and Indian cuisine curated by uber-talented Chef Michel Christmann at Roseate House New Delhi on 14th June 2023. The food menu for the night will include Chef's signature dishes such as Drumstick and Moringa Soup, Grilled Prawns, Crispy Broccoli, Kadaif Wrapped Marinated Seabass, Kadaif Wrapped Marinated Cottage Cheese, Braised Lamb, Eggplant Cannelloni and Modern Lemon Tart. The wine menu has been carefully curated to pair with these dishes.
What: Wine Dinner with Chef Michel Christmann
When: Wednesday, 14th June 2023, 8 pm
Where: Roseate House New Delhi, Aerocity
Cost: Rs 8,500 all-inclusive
Hakka Chinese Cuisine Pop-Up At Honk, Pullman
Honk, the award-winning restaurant at Pullman New Delhi Aerocity has welcomed Chef Katherine Chung to showcase her expertise in Modern Hakka Chinese Cuisine. The cuisine, having originated from the Hakka people who migrated across China's vast landscapes, tells a tale of resilience, adaptation, and preservation. Chef Katherine unveils a menu with delicacies like Roast Crackling Pork, Whole Fish steamed with Ginger, Scallion and Sichuan Peppercorn and Steamed Prawns on Glass Noodles for non-vegetarians and Soy Braised Tofu Sliders and King Oyster Mushrooms with Rice Wine and more for vegetarians.
Each dish will showcase Chef Katherine's culinary finesse, using ingredients and spices like Fermented Black Beans, Chili Bean Paste, Mustard Tubers, Sand Ginger, her own homemade Rice Wine where she will be combining authenticity with innovative twists that are sure to delight even the most discerning palates.
Where: Honk, Pullman New Delhi Aerocity
When: 9th June- 18th June 2023, 7:00 pm onwards
Thai Food Festival - The Westin Gurgaon
The Westin Gurgaon, New Delhi has brought authentic flavours of Thailand to Delhi NCR, with an exclusive 10-day Thai Food Festival at EEST, their Pan-Asian restaurant. The menu has been curated by expat guest Chef Chaiwat Saengsawang & Chef Theerawat, who are being flown in from W Bangkok Hotel exclusively for this food festival.
The ala-carte menu at the Thai Food Festival includes a variety of appetizers, signature soups and salads, such as Chargrilled Eggplant Salad, Banana Blossom Crab Meat Salad, Tom Kha Hed Soup and the Som Tum Corn. While, the mains include an array of curries ranging from the signature Massaman Tofu Curry, Red Duck Curry, Tom Yum Prawn and Cashew Chicken, every dish has been curated with authentic Thai herbs and flavours.
When: June 23 - July 3, 2023
When - Lunch and Dinner
Mango Affair At Dhansoo Cafe, Gurugram
Located in Gurugram's most premium mall, Dhansoo Cafe is all set to create an unforgettable experience with their 'A Sweet & Sour Mango Special Menu', which allows you to choose from a variety of flavours and combinations. Dhansoo Cafe's Mango menu includes a host of exciting culinary creations to tease the palate of their patrons starting from Aam Wala Bhel, Sweet & Spicy Mango Curry, Mango Chicken Burritos, Kerela Meen Manga Curry, Mango Bhapa Doi and many more.
What: Mango Affair
Where: Dhansoo Cafe, 3rd Floor, Ambience Mall, Gurugram
When: 1st June & 15th June 2023. 12noon to Midnight
Cost for two: INR 2000 plus taxes
Pizza Festival At BrewDog
When it comes to pizza, we can celebrate the delicious food every single day! Popular brewery BrewDog has curated a month-long festival with eight special pizza creations crafted with premium and exotic ingredients. The idea was to break away from conventional pizzas, and explore some diverse cooking techniques to be enjoyed with craft beer. There's even a special Thai-style pizza that is quite unique on the menu.
What: Pizza Festival
Where: BrewDog Mumbai, Bandra, Gurugram and Amritsar
When: 8th June - 4th July, 2023
Timings: 12am - 1pm
Sri Lankan Food Festival At Hilton And Hilton Garden Inn Bengaluru
Hilton And Hilton Garden Inn, Bengaluru Embassy, Manyata Business Park is hosting "Kandy Esala Perahera" food festival at Neo Kitchen. Chef Anura Chandrasiri Lenora is bringing authentic and hearty tastes from his home in Sri Lanka to the heart of Bengaluru. The culinary extravaganza will take place at the Neo Kitchen where food and theatre come together, offering foodies in Bengaluru the opportunity to savour the vibrant flavours and rich cultural heritage of Sri Lankan cuisine. Further, the festival shall conclude as an elaborate Sri Lankan Festive Sunday Brunch on June 11, 2023.
What: Sri Lankan Food Festival
When: 2nd June 2023 to 11th June 2023
Where: Neo Kitchen, Hilton Garden Inn Bengaluru
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