Vasant Vihar, IN: Street Food Fiesta

By Contributor | Deccan Herald


From seekh dog – curried minced mutton to masala mac-n-cheese, brace yourself to savour dozens of authentic original recipes and international specialties with a twist.

Come and be a part of the food revolution with the Urban Food Festival at Eggspectation, the 24 hr resto café in Vasant Vihar.

With Eggspectation being a franchise of the Canadian chain serving international menu with an eclectic selection of fine fare, there could not have been a better place to showcase an amalgamation of Indo-American cuisine. Enzo Renda – CEO, Eggspectation is in India to grace this unique promotion with Indian, Italian, Canadian, American and Mexican cuisines on the menu.

The menu represents a new trend of urban cuisine with world street food recipes creatively displayed and fusioned. The fest’s culinary objective features items of homely comfort food and updated classics with a twist.

For Starters, there is roasted corn and chicken soup, Fresh veggie roice wraps, classic Canadian poutine, subziyon ki tikki, smoked wild salmon crostini and chicken tikka chaat. In salads, you can pick from greek country style salad, phalon ki chaat, asian slaw salad, californian salad and tandoori chicken salad.

In breads, there is an array of options between Greek style flatbread, piri piri flatbread, New Delhi tandoori flatbread, American ‘All dressed’ flatbread and
puttanesca flatbread.

After choosing your kind of bread, opt for making your own sandwich or burgers like the mushroom melt veggie, chhole samosa burger, BBQ tenderloin, cajun jalapeno, Keema, gourmet grilled cheese, shrimp po-boy and chicken parmigiano.

If main course is what you prefer, there is veggie quesadillas with tofu, masala mac and cheese, the urban masala dosa, lobster mac and cheese, grilled tandoori fish and chips, pulled lamb phulkas and chipotle barbecued pork spare ribs.

If you have room for dessert, there is mascarpone crepe, crepe suzette, chocolate banana crepe, strawberry blonde crepe, strawberry and gulab jamun strudel, tiramisu, eternal snow, giant american donut, chocolate volcano icecream and cherries cupcake.
The ambience is comfortable and cheery with lots of natural light; specially crafted Harlequins are a prominent feature as is the interactive kitchen.