Holiday Inn Express, Gachibowli, Hyderabad
Meal for two:?Rs 2,000
One day three Cyberabadis decide to go out for lunch. The first Cyberabadi wants to eat New Zealand lamb chops. The second Cyberabadi wants paneer makkhanwala. The third Cyberabadi wants Yu Hsiang chicken with garlic sauce. So where do they go, without having to compromise? Johnathan’s Kitchen, of course.
Johnathan’s Kitchen is essentially what used to be called a ‘multi-cuisine’ restaurant, except that they do it with style. The menu is designed to press all the buttons: Conti, Indian and Far Eastern. And next door is a bar (injudiciously named Komatose).
We were tempted to start with the mezze platter, but decided, instead, to sample their intriguing sounding green apple carpaccio along with mushroom cappuccino. The former was refreshingly tart: thinly shaved green apple circles, served with lettuce and rocket. And the latter, topped with...