Loco – On Tapa the Karachi Food Scene

Warning: This restaurant review may contain some unnecessary food puns. Read at your own risk. Name: Loco Location: Lane 11, Khayaban-e-Muslim Cuisine: Spanish/Mexican Average price: PKR 2000-2200 per head including tapas, main course and drink My favourite items: Carne Asada Taco, Orange and Banana Sangria Drawbacks: Tiny seating area (reserve a table before showing up) Service: Good Overall rating: ★★★★★ Despite the nearly…

Chai Wali

Chai Wali – The Dhaba with a View

Name: Chai Wali Location: Beach Avenue, diagonally opp. Salt & Pepper Village Cuisine: Desi Specialty item(s): Zafrani chai First things first: I don’t know about you but ever since Chai Wala started this whole ‘modern dhaba’ trend, I’ve had my fingers crossed for a Chai Wali to enter the scene. So, imagine my excitement when I discovered that it was…

Zaoq restaurant

Zaoq – A Desi Fine Dining Experience

Name: Zaoq Location: Dolmen Mall Clifton (Level 2, next to Fat Burger) Cuisine: Pakistani/Desi Average price: PKR 1200 per head including starter, main course and drink (you can get a 15% discount if you have Summit Bank’s Dolmen Loyalty Card) Best items: Cheese naan, chilman biryani, murgh tikka achari, chicken dum seekh Service: Good Overall rating: ★★★★…

Karachi Eat 2017 – Top 10 Foods Not To Miss

With so many options clamouring for your attention at Karachi Eat, you’re hard pressed to make the right food decisions – what if you try something too adventurous that doesn’t please your palate as much as you had anticipated? What if the money you’ve spent just doesn’t justify what you’re presented with from the stall?…