Republic Day Special: It’s Happy Tummy at These Places

Celebrate India’s gastronomic heritage with these tri-coloured themes and offers.

Annabelle D’Costa

As the nation revels in the spirit of patriotism on the occasion of the 70th Republic Day, gear up for a foodilicious affair with not-to-miss discounts and tricolour themed dishes. Take your pick from our curated list of food events happening in your city – Mumbai, Pune, Bengaluru, Delhi, Kolkata and Hyderabad.


Bombay Coffee House

Coffee lovers, Bombay Coffee House is offering a discounted caffeine fix. Be it an Espresso, Americano, Macchiato, hot chocolate or an Irish cream coffee, avail any hot coffee from the menu at select outlets only for Rs 70.
When: 26 January, Saturday
Where: Bombay Coffee House, Ballard Estate, Bandra and Kurla

The Westin Mumbai Garden City

A traditional fare featuring delicacies such as Marchwangan Korma, Moru Curry, Charminar Biryani and Nilgiri Korma amongst others will be the highlight at Seasonal Tastes, The Westin Mumbai Garden City. Make sure you leave enough room for desserts such as Mysore Pak, Tiranga Kaju Katli, Gulab Jamun Crème Brulee and much more.
When: 26 January, Saturday | 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Where: Seasonal Tastes, The Westin Mumbai Garden City
Prices: 1800 + taxes (per person)

Sofitel Mumbai BKC

Sofitel Mumbai brings to you a wholesome brunch featuring a variety of traditional delicacies from across India accompanied with live Indian classical music. Choose from dishes like Awadhi Kaliyan Paneer, Kadhi Pakode, Cabbage Poriyal, Andhra Nimakai Annam, Gosht Beliraam, Tiranga Barfi, Rasgulla and more at their all-day dining, Pondichéry Café.
When: 26 January, Saturday | 12:00 noon to 04:00 pm
Where: Pondichéry Café, Sofitel Mumbai BKC
Wallet Alert:  Rs 3360 AI

Coffee By Di Bella

With every beverage you order this Republic Day, you get the second one absolutely free! The exclusive Buy One Get One Free offer will be valid all day on a select range of beverages that also includes their amazing freak-shakes.
26 January, Saturday
Where: All Coffee By Di Bella Outlets

The Quarter 

From 'Make your own Pizza' stations, 'Decorate your Dessert' to 'Live' Counters and children movie screenings, the Junior Chefs Brunch at The Quarter have a lot in store. While kids choose from their specially curated brunch menu featuring dishes such as Chilled beetroot soup with chive cream, Moroccan spiced lamb tarts, Red pepper chili risotto, Grilled chicken with piccata sauce and activities planned for them, adults can treat themselves to delicious food too.
When: 26 January, Saturday | 12pm onwards
Where: The Quarter, Girgaon, Mumbai
Tickets available here


JW Marriott Hotel Pune

Spice Kitchen and Shakahari at JW Marriott Pune promises you a rich culinary heritage of India with dishes such as the Tri-coloured Pulao, Sandwich Dhokla, Flavoured Idli, and much more. Move beyond idlis and dosas and explore more of south at Spice Kitchen, where you can treat yourself to dishes such as adais, uttapams and pesarattus. Thali lovers, head to Shakahari where you can treat yourself to a variety of dishes at one go. Be sure not to miss out their Republic Day special Orange, Kiwi and Vanilla Cheesecake.
When: 26 January, Saturday | 12:30 pm to 3:30pm
Where: Spice Kitchen and Shakahari, JW Marriott Hotel Pune
Wallet Alert: Rs 1,600 + Taxes


Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield 

Enjoy a lavish buffet starring authentic dishes from different parts of the country. Not to miss are dishes such as the Sukto, Chicken Chettinad, Awadhi Mutton Dum Biryani, Dum Aloo Kashmiri, Khatti Meethi amongst others. Besides, there'll also be live counters of Appam-Pesarattu, Vegetable Stew, and Malabar Fish Curry. Finish that all with desserts such as the Tri-Colour Macaroons, Republic Special Cheese Cake, Tri-Colour Lollies and much more.
When: 27 January, Sunday |  12:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Where: M Café, Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield
Wallet Alert: Rs 1999+taxes

Sheraton Grand Bengaluru Whitefield Hotel & Convention Center

Relish a selection of dishes encompassing live grills, tri-coloured mocktails, live counters with varieties of noodles, soups, pizzas, pastas and a range of healthy salads.
When: 26-27 January | 12:00 noon to 3:30 pm
Where: Feast, Sheraton Grand Bengaluru Whitefield Hotel
Wallet Alert: Rs 1499 + Taxes (non-alcoholic), Rs 1798 + taxes (with alcohol)

Renaissance Bengaluru Race Course Hotel

Treat yourself to a vegetarian brunch comprising an array of tricolour-themed treats coupled with quintessential favourites such as appams, dosas, and much more. And with their wide range of desserts to choose from Trio of Pannacotta, Jalebi with Rabri, Baked Gulab Jamun, Tri-coloured Mocca pastry, amongst others—it surely is going to be a foodie’s paradise.  
When: 26 January, Saturday |12:30 pm to 4:00 pm
Where: Lush, Renaissance Bengaluru Race Course Hotel
Wallet Alert: Rs 1250 + Taxes


Novotel Kolkata Hotel & Residences

An all-you-can-eat tricoloured buffet at The Square, Novotel Kolkata Hotel & Residences awaits you here. Choose from a wide range of Indian cuisines such as Bengali, South Indian, and global cuisines such as Continental, Italian and more. End on a sweet note with their Misthan Bhandar of lip-smacking desserts. In addition to their ‘Pay only 70% of your bill’ offer, you also get access to the hotel pool, live music and a magic show.
When: 26-27 January, Saturday and Sunday | 12:00 noon to 04:00 pm          
Where: The Square, Novotel Kolkata Hotel & Residences
Wallet Alert: Rs 1449 taxes included (Non-Alcoholic), Rs 1649 taxes included (Alcoholic)


The Westin Hyderabad Mindspace

Set forth on a mouth-watering food journey through the length and breadth of India as you treat yourself to an exclusive brunch starring dishes from every state. Choose from traditional delicacies such as Rajasthani Gatte Ki Subzi, Punjabi Chole Paneer, Kofta Bemisaal, and Chicken Chettinad amongst other dishes.
When: 26-27 January, Saturday and Sunday | 12:00 noon to 4:00 pm
Where: Seasonal Taste, The Westin Hyderabad Mindspace
Wallet Alert: Rs 2250 taxes included

Sheraton Hyderabad Gachibowli

The sumptuous menu includes an array of signature dishes such as Andhra Chilli Prawn, Paneer Hariyali Tikka, Avial, Yakhni Pulao, Madras Curry Powder Roast Chicken amongst others. Satiate your sweet tooth with an assortment of decadent desserts like Khubani ka meetha, Jalebi with Rabri, Pistachio Pannacotta, Mint Parfait and much more.
When: 26 January, Saturday | 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Where: Feast, Sheraton Hyderabad Gachibowli
Wallet Alert: Rs 1750 taxes included

Novotel Hyderabad Convention Centre

Venture on a scrumptious journey and experience the different flavours of India at Food Exchange, the all-day dining multi-cuisine restaurant. Gorge on some of the best delicacies of each and every regional cuisine across the nation with their Republic Day special lunch buffet spread that also includes multiple live food stations. 
Where: Food Exchange, Novotel Hyderabad Convention Centre
When: 26 January, Saturday | 12 pm to 3.30 pm 
Wallet Alert: Rs 1,450 plus taxes


Vapour Bar Exchange

Head over to the Vapour Bar Exchange for a specially curated tri-colour fare. Indulge in nibbles such as the Tri-Colour Paneer Tikka and Swadeshi Pakora, and then move on to an elaborate main course. Make the most of their ongoing discount wherein you get to chug your first beer or IMFL at just Rs 70!  
When: 25 January | 12:00 noon onwards
Where: Vapour Bar Exchange, Gurgaon


Novotel New Delhi Aerocity

Indulge in a lavish and exquisite buffet curated by the chefs at Food Exchange, the multi-cuisine restaurant. With a delectable number of dishes to choose from, you get a chance to taste the individuality and diversity of the country. Moreover, the property is also offering a 50% discount for defence personnel and guests born in 1950.
When: 26 January, Saturday | 12:30 pm-3:30 pm          
Where: Food Exchange, Novotel New Delhi Aerocity
Wallet Alert: Rs 2450 + taxes (per adult), Rs 1250 + taxes (per child)

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