20 January, 2021

Terrace Farming

Khan Market's hottest new hangout is a great place to people-watch. Only the food is—well, no, it's not vile, but it's disappointing.

Terrace Farming
47 Middle Lane, Khan Market

New Delhi Tel: 43587191
Meal for two without alcohol: Rs 1,500-1,800

Khan Market’s hottest new hangout is a great place to people-watch. The regular clientele includes the baba-log of Lutyens’ Delhi jingling BMW keychains; yummy Punjabi mummies sporting blonde highlights; and a fair sprinkling of expats, looking visibly relieved to be in this congenial comfort zone that shuts out the clamour and squalor of Delhi. The decor is cosmopolitan-chic, the staff efficient, the view from the terrace is of leafy tree tops where birds sing. In fact, every prospect pleases, only the food is—well, no, it’s not vile, but it’s disappointing. I’ll qualify that—there are two items on the menu that are excellent VFM-the Juicy Tenderloin Burger (Rs 350) and the New Yorker—a grilled tenderloin and bacon panini sandwich (Rs 340). If only we’d stopped there....

The thin-crust Prosciutto Pizza (Rs 420) had a...



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