Taj Mahal Palace & Tower

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2010

    Taj Hotel Denies NYC Varq Rumor

    ​Earlier this week we told you that Varq, the fine dining Indian restaurant in New Delhi's Taj Hotel might be coming to New York. The Taj's corporate chef, Hemant Oberoi, mentioned as much to Food and Wine editor Jen Murphy.

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2010

    New Delhi's Varq Coming to New York?

    Agoda.comVarq's New Delhi dining room​Last week, we got Tabla chef Floyd Cardoz's thoughts on why there aren't more fine dining Indian restaurants in the United States. This week, Food and Wine's Mouthing Off blog brings word of just such an establishment.

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2010

    Tabla's Floyd Cardoz on Goan Food, Culture Shock in the Kitchen, and Pleasing the Parents

    ​Floyd Cardoz has been the executive chef of Tabla since it opened in 1998. His ability to synthesize Indian and Western flavors and techniques, creating original but rooted food, is matchless in New York. Tabla recently merged its two entities--Tabla and Bread Bar---into one, and offers an &a ... More >>

  • Film

    February 4, 2009
  • Blogs

    December 1, 2008

    Staten Islander Escaped Mumbai Massacre

    As preparations are made to bury Mumbai terror victims Gavriel and Rivkah Holtzberg in Israel, the Staten Island Advance tells us about a New Yorker who escaped the attacks: tour director Rachel Cirincione of St. George, who was in Mumbai for training. When the violence erupted, Cirincione found exi ... More >>