Yay! The weekend is here and we are sure you have fun plans up your sleeve. But are you going to make the most of this weekend? Some exciting events are happening in Delhi and we want to make sure you have put them on your bucket list. From high-octane festivals to indulge-worthy special menus, your city is buzzing with happening bashes. Check out some inviting food events this weekend that we think you must drop by. Treat your heart and stomach to some good food and high-spirited drinks with your loved ones.
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Here Are Exciting Food Events Not To Miss In Delhi This April:
India Cocktail Week
India Cocktail Week is set to make a grand return on April 1st and 2nd, taking place at the Dhyan Chand stadium in New Delhi. After successful sold-out editions in Mumbai, Goa & Bengaluru, ICW is back with a bang in the capital city after 4 long years. This biggest celebration of the cocktail culture brings together some of India’s most talented bartenders, mixologists, spirit brands, and cocktail enthusiasts to showcase the latest trends, techniques, and flavours in the country’s cocktail scene. The festival will offer a range of exciting experiences from 20+ brands, live & electronic music acts, cocktails on tap, alcohol-infused gelato bars and much more.
When: 1st and 2nd April 2023, 2 pm onwards
Where: Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium, India Gate Cir, India Gate, New Delhi
The Grub Fest
The Grub Festival returns for its 25th edition in New Delhi on the 1st and 2nd of April. Along with peerless gastronomic experiences, the Grub Fest 2023 has specially made Carnival Zones with tons of fun activities like Moody Quack & Shoot Out Sam alongside an enchanting carousel and crowd-favourite interaction by Smaaash, where you can stand a chance to win exciting hampers. An exciting space known as the Black & White Zone; caters to all alcohol enthusiasts with specially curated cocktails paired with finger-licking food.
When: 1st and 2nd of April, 2023
Where: Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, New Delhi
Cost: From Rs. per ticket for general entry. Up to Rs. 2499 for Grub star entry
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Horn OK Please
The Happiest Food Festival is coming back to Delhi again, this spring for its 10th edition. The three-day event will feature over 200+ food brands from Delhi-NCR’s latest and most famous and trending restaurants offering the largest variety of dishes. Hop over to the food stalls such as Bira 91, Jack Daniel’s, MyRaasta, Rebound Hangover Fix, Xero Degrees, Messy Momos, Lemonzo, Kabab Chowk, Al Noor Kabab E Dilli, Waffle King, The Dessart Gallery and numerous more for lip-smacking dishes. With this being the 10th edition, you can look forward to a grander experience, be it in terms of 50+ shopping stalls or 10+ bars. Not to forget the captivating and mesmerising performance by our long list of 20+ artists over the 3 days.
When: 31st March – 2nd April 2023. 12 PM to 10 PM
Where: Gate No. 2 of JLN Stadium, New Delhi
Ramzan Meal at The Ashok Hotel
Experience the ultimate Ramzan Meal. The Ashok Hotel in New Delhi has crafted a unique and diverse menu that offers a variety of options for both Sehri and Iftar meals during the holy month of Ramzan. The Sehri meal features a variety of dishes, including chicken nugget, mutton rogan josh, fried meuniere, koh-e-daliganj, milk- Feni, chicken coin steak, nihari along with other delicacies.
Furthermore, the inclusion of traditional dishes for the Iftar meal features assorted salads, fresh juice or sharbat, seedless dates, assorted vegetable & paneer pakora or keema matar samosa, mutton rogan josh with Indian bread/ Hyderabadi chicken biryani that provides a range of choices to cater the different tastes and preferences.
When: 23rd March to 23rd April, 2023, ass per Sehri and Iftar timings
Where: The Coffee Shop, The Ashok Hotel, New Delhi
MKT X Moyo Pop-Up
MKT at The Chanakya has collaborated with Moyo, a celebrated Asian restaurant based in Goa for a truly extraordinary culinary pop-up event. Food enthusiasts will have the opportunity to indulge in an exceptional culinary experience with one of Goa’s premium dining destinations. The menu has been carefully crafted to showcase the rich flavours and intricate techniques of Asian cuisine while highlighting the use of the freshest and most authentic ingredients. An exclusive menu specially curated for the event will feature an array of salads, appetisers, baos, soups, Thai curries, a variety of flavour-packed rice and noodles and many main courses and dessert options.
When: 31st March – 2nd April 2023
Where: MKT, Lower Ground Floor, The Chanakya Mall, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi
Watermelon Fest at Karma Lakelands
Karma Lakelands is organising the Watermelon Fest at its property to welcome the summer. The relishing concoctions of the watermelon drinks are ready to quench the thirst. They are providing a wide assortment of frosty and frothy cocktails, mocktails, and slurpees that are curated with an innovative blend by in-house mixologists. The property is located miles away from the hustle and bustle of the city and is lavishly spread across 235 acres. It is pristine, pretty, picturesque, and a perfect weekend getaway for Delhi NCR locals.
MENSHO TOKYO X RAMANO’S Pop-up
Fancy a nice bowl of comforting ramen? Why not make your own? Mensho Tokyo ramen bar has collaborated with home chef Raman Okram who specialises in chilli oils, and curated a limited edition pop-up menu to offer their best ramen bowls infused with the fiery chilli oil. The DIY kits are available in both vegetarian and non-vegetarian options. So get one yours now before it’s gone. The pop-up menu can be grabbed from 30th March to 6th April, 2023
1. Gyoza – Veg/Chicken – INR 425/495
2. Pork & Egg Cha Han- INR 750
3. Spicy Vegan Garlic Ramen – INR 725
4. Spicy Tori Paitan – Chicken/Pork – INR 795/850
5. Prawn Mazesoba – INR 795