With onion prices shooting up and the next crop to come to the market only in January-February, the usage of the edible bulb is getting frugal at restaurants. Homemakers to hoteliers to the kanda bhaji seller on the street—all have been forced to become not so generous with their servings of onions.
Amid repeated claims that restaurant partners are not satisfied, Zomato’s cofounder and CEO Deepinder Goyal, on Monday, announced that 70% of its partners are happy with the changes made in Zomato Gold policies. In the blog post published on November 11, Goyal said “The changes were intended to create a more balanced
What can restaurants do to save the planet? Plenty, it appears, as a bunch of luxury hotels and high-end restaurants show the way. From inhouse organic gardens, strict farm-to-fork policies and consumer awareness and education initiatives to menus built around local, seasonal produce and reducing food loss and wastage, some
As fast food moves beyond restaurants, customers may soon find themselves ordering McDonald’s from a restaurant on wheels – even if they don’t realize it. On Thursday, fast-casual chain &pizza and food-tech startup Zume, best known for its pizza-making robots, announced a partnership to launch mobile kitchens. “For the last 2,000 years,
As the fight between online players and restaurant owners enters its second week, the National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI) sent out letters to four leading food aggregators on Monday, red-flagging their steep discounting and predatory market practices. Founded in 1982, the NRAI represents the interests of over 5 lakh
Kurdish odyssey: Pary Baban presides in the dining room at Nandine. Photograph: Sophia Evans/The Observer Nandine, 45 Camberwell Church Street, London SE5 8TR ([email protected] for bookings). All dishes £4-£12; wines from £24 The best restaurants have a cracking narrative at their heart; a story that nourishes the soul as well as
When Gyan Singh Matta was in Class VII at St Mark’s School, few years back he was fascinated by the robotics club. As a member, the young student began tinkering with different projects and ideas. Today, one of them, a humanoid robot server, is fully functional and has been tested at a few
Authorities in the Chinese capital have ordered halal restaurants and food stalls to remove Arabic script and symbols associated with Islam from their signs, part of an expanding national effort to “Sinicize” its Muslim population. Employees at 11 restaurants and shops in Beijing selling halal products and visited by Reuters