Melting Pot is a renowned restaurant in Mumbai that satiates your taste buds.Melting pot in collaboration with Banjara had set up the restaurant “Banjara Melting Pot” in Cunningham Road in Bangalore.Located in the commercial hub of Bangalore offering gastronomical experiences with exotic delicacies with flavors that linger in your taste buds.The restaurant is the perfect blend of a melting pot of tastes and cultures…an interesting fusion of Mumbai and Bengaluru.
The Restaurant was planned to Re-launch after 2 years of its successful start to take the culinary experiences to the next level.Top food bloggers in Bangalore for invited for a Chefs table by the Management of Banjara Melting Pot “MRG Hospitality”
As i entered the restaurant,noticed that the decor was inspired by oriental style and was very inviting.The decor was contemporary and elegant with soft, recessed lighting makes you feel light and easy.
As we started with understanding the brand and culinary experience.The menu at banjara melting pot is all built in a ipad with menu spread across north Indian, coastal and pan-asian cuisine, A truly multi cuisine experience with rich mouth watering dishes. I liked the presentation of the menu on the iPads as it gives clear understanding of how each dish looks so that guests can make an informed decision before placing their orders. You could place the order directly from the iPads and this would be communicated wirelessly to the kitchen after your server confirms the same with you. This ensures that there is no ambiguity in the order!
We were offered the Cocktails which was just marvelous at Banjara Melting Pot Bangalore and the best of cocktails were offered to us and of course Alaska was my favorite one.One of the best drinks i have had in recent times.
We were offered the best of food suiting our palates, the best of dishes from all the cuisine that is served at Banjara Melting pot.Each cuisine’s best dishes were showcased to us.
Banjara Melting pot has the Pan-aromatic Asian menu which has now become an essential ingredient in all sections of the culinary world, traditional Indian to the exotic Thai and the mystic Oriental dishes, and to top it all the best of Coastal Cuisine in line with the authenticity and nutrition of regional cooking are the specialties offered at Banjara Melting Pot restaurant.
We started with the Starters:Paneer Ke Shikanje is the first dish on the plate which is made up of Cottage Cheese stuffed with green chutney marinated in chatpata masala with tomato and green pepper grilled with charcoal.The flavors were oozing out in each bite and was juicy.
The next veg starter was Chilly Basil gobi which is gobi tossed with Burnt chilli sauce, Basil leaf and flavored with chilli garlic.Gobi has always been my favorite ingredient and the gobi was juicy.
In the Non Veg Starters,Murgh Lalwari Kabab is Chicken stuffed with spinach, cheese and garlic marinated in special red tandoori masala is was a big hit among the bloggers as they loved the cheese oozing out of the chicken and perfectly made.
Fish is marinated in special masala,herbs, lime and crushed black peppercorn, and char grilled in Tandoor is called Char Grilled Fish.
King Prawns marinated in a special masala, Kashmiri chilli paste and roasted with Desi Ghee is Prawns Ghee Roast which is satiating the taste palates.
Phalguni Subzi is the main course which is made of Mixed Vegetables and fresh methi cooked in a light coriander sauce and garnished with roasted garlic.
fish cooked in a typical Mangalorean manner with a base of coconut and Chef’s special spices and masala is Fish Ghassi with Neer Dosa, parota and other Indian Breads as the perfect accompaniment.We had food-wine pairing session with Fratelli White and Red wine.
Chef Chitaranjan is the Mastermind behind the amazing dishes served at Banjara Melting Pot restaurant. He knew his dishes well and created masterpiece in each dis
No meal is complete without a dessert and I loved the kulfi which is perfectly made and loved every bite,Tiramisu and cheese cake were offered too.
At the end, We had an amazing time at the Re launch bloggers meet event and one of the best memories we would cherish for a long time.
Banjara Melting Pot is conveniently located at Prestige CentrePoint, Cunningham Road with Valet Parking which alleviates all the parking hassles. It is like stepping into a totally quiet world compared to the noisy exterior of the road. I would suggest everyone to visit this place when near Cunningham road. Sometimes a trek down there would be really worth it for the gastronomical experience!