Asian, Oriental And More- Food That Is Light And Enjoyable

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In the mood for cuisine that is innovative, light on the stomach and doesn’t cost the earth? 

This weekend, we have a selection of restaurants that do full justice to Asian and Oriental cuisine and offer menus that are certainly worth a visit. So join us and indulge in these interesting options : 

Yin Yang

Keeping the philosophy of ‘Yin Yang’ alive, this restaurant has a variety of innovative asian fare on offer.

Vegetarian guests are also given a large choice of options. They have a well lit refreshing ambience but have limited seating and hence pre-booking is recommended.

Address: Lane 2, Happy Colony, Kothrud.

Cost: Rs 1,200 for two (approx.)

Five Fat Monks

Perfect portion sizes and good value is this Asian restaurants advantage.  They serve a variety of spicy and perfectly flavoured Malaysian dishes, enough to satiate your craving for something different yet flavourful.

In addition, they also have a ‘Create Your Own Wok’ option if you want to kindle the Master Chef in you. Indulge in the interesting combos offered every day, and if it is your first time trying international cuisine, the butlers are there to help. Dotted with food images within the restaurant, the place has a chic vibe which is perfect for the weekend.

Address: Shop 1, Building D, Opposite Balewadi High Street Park, Grandeur, Balewadi Road, Baner.

Cost: Rs 800 for two (approx.)

The Asian Box Resto Bar

They offer an extensive menu Chinese, Malaysian, Thai, Singaporean, Indonesian, Japanese, Burmese and Vietnamese menu!

Asian Box has interesting Al Fresco dining options too

From the Burmese Khow Suey to the Kung Pao Chicken, they have it all on offer and they are certainly worth the try say their regulars.

Address: LG 1, Siddh Icon Building, Opposite Furniture Mall, Baner-Road, Baner.

Cost: Rs 1,200 for two (approx.)


Chinese, Thai, Malaysian, Indonesian, Asian and North Indian are apparently all the forte of this Bavdhan based restaurant.

It is your place to lounge on when you feel like stuffing yourself with good food accompanied by chilled pints and decent music..

Candle lit dinners with exceptionally done interiors make it a go to spot for a comfortable night.

Stick to the main course to enjoy their food experience.

Address: 3rd Floor, Aditya Shagun Mall, NDA-Pashan Road, Bavdhan Khurd, Bavdhan.

Cost: 1500 for two (approx.)

Oriental Connexions

Autumn of fallen leaves, Coconut seafood broth, Drunken chicken and Penang Curry are a few of the popular dishes at this oriental themed restaurant. They have comfortable seating arrangements and decent lighting say their regulars.

Address: The E-Square Hotel, Level 5, 132 A, Pune University.

Cost: Rs 1,200 for two (approx.)


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Loveleen Kaur

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