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3/426, Near Vasan Eye Care, Pandiyan Salai, NeelankaraiPalavakkam. Ph. 66591627

No.4 5th Sheet, Rutland Gate, Nungambak!am. Ph: 28331314

Inko (Indo-Korean) Centre 18th Adyar club Gate Road, Ph: 24361224

Russian Centre Of Science & Culture

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Apparao Galleries 7, Wallace Garden, KNK Road, Nungaambakkam. Ph.28332226

C P Art Centre 1Eldams Road, Alwarpet.


74, Behind Chola Sheraton Hotel, Kasturi Rangan Road, Alwarpet. Ph:

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ECR, Injambakkam. Ph: 24490092

IEMENT PARKS Dash-n-Splash 103/1, Mevallur Kuppam Village, Sriperambadur Taluk, Fh:91356200

Kishkinta 82, Varadarajapuram, Darkas Ward 11, NearTambaram, Ph: 22512001

MGM Dizzee World 1/74,East Coast Road, Muttukadu. Ph: 27472129

Queensland Amusement Park Bangalore T d Road, Palanjur, Poonamallee.Ph: 26811124

VGP Universal Kingdom VGP Golden Beach, East Coast Road, Injambakkam. Ph.9282150077

W I N G ARCADES Aboo Fun Land 112 And 113, Chinthamani Vinayagr Koil Street, Rama!akhna Nagar, Alwarthkwmgar. Ph: 66751554

Blur @ Sathyam Cineplex 8,Thiru-vi-ka Road, Royapettah. P h 42244224

Focus Art Gallery 11,ClT Colony, Bishop Wallers Avenue, Alwarpet. Ph: 24986611

Forum Art Gallery 57,5th Street, Padmanabha Nagar, Adyar. Ph:42115596

Institute Of Art & Design 73 2 Floor, Opposite BSNL Telephone Exchange, LB Road, Adyar. Ph: 66072718

La Galerie D'Expression 30 Montieth Road, Egmore

Lakshmi Ethiraj Art Gallery 70,Ist Main Road, C I T Nagar.


Live The Art 29/13,1st Street, Azeez Nagar, Rangarajapuram, Kodambakkam Fh:66420651

Mamta Creations 2nd Cross St CBI Colony, Kandanchavadi, Perungudi. Ph: 9171645389

Olivia Art And Craft Old No 1/899 New No 2/402, Perumbakkam Main Road, Perumbakkam. Ph:66590425

Dfuze Gaming Lounge 29/14, Near Bharath School, 1st floor, Kamaraj Avenue 2nd Street, Adyar. Ph: 42054717

Elite Gameplex 234 1st & 2nd Floor, R K Mutt Rd, Mylapore. Ph: 9176452744

Fun City Chennai Citi Centre, RK Salai, Mylapore. Ph: 43533496

Game Dhaba Game Lounge 677, Near Lw Matriculation School, East Main Rd, Anna Nagar West. Ph:66591641

Pandora Ampa Skywalk (hdfloor), Nelson Manickam Rd., Aminjikarai. Ph: 42082111

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Studio Palazzo 48,2nd Main Road, CP Ramasamy Road, Alwarpet. Ph. 42030546


:ORMANCE VENUE Arignar Anna Arangam

14/29, Near Maharishi CBSE School, Dr Guruswamy Road, Chetpet. Fh:26681001

Adcay Convention Center 146/3 Royapettah High Road, OMS Lakshana. Ph: 24661130

Chennai Trade Centre No.6, ABC, Mount Poonamallee Road, Nandambakkam.

Narada Gana Sabha Hall No.314, TI'K Road, Alwarpet. Ph: 24990850

Sir Mutha Venkatasubba Rao Concert Hall No 7, Shenstone Park The Madras Seva Sadan No 13/1, Harrington Road, Chetpet. Ph: 43561198

Srinivasa Sastri Hall #40, Luz Church Rd, Mylapore. Ph: 24997608

The Music Academy New No 168 Old No 306, Near Chola Sherton Hotel, Tll Road, Royapettah. Ph: 28112231

MUSEUMS Executive Director Tamilnadu Science & Technology Centre) Gandhi Mandapam Road, Kotturpuram. Ph: 24410025

DakshinaChilra Heritage Museum Muttukadu, East Coast Road, Ph :27472603,27472783

Fort St. George Museum Fort St. George, Beach Road. F k 25671127

Govenunent Museum No 406, Pantheon Road, Egmore. Ph:28193238

Regional Rail Museum ICF Fumishing Rd,Lakshmipuram, Anna Nagar West. Ph:26146267

Vivekananda House Kamarajar salai (Marina beach road) Triplicane. Ph: 28446188

PRIVATE CLUBS Celebrity Corporate Club No.3, City Centre Plaza, 5th Floor, Anna Salai. Ph: 9043065005

Chennai Trekking Club 62 VGP Layout 3,2nd Main Road, Palavakkam.Ph: %00004509

Cosmopolitan Club 63, Near Devi Theatre, Anna Salai, Mount Road. Ph: 28525347

Gandhi Nagar Club 73, Near Malar Hospital, 4th Main Road, Gandhi Nagar, Adyar. Ph: 24910796

Gymkhana Club 1, Opposite Pallavan Office, Anna Salai, Mount Road. Fh:25368168

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Dream Destinations Old No-19/10, New No-90/10, Sardar Patel Road, Adayar. Ph:65667728

Fine Yatra Tours & Travels 3 Jothi Ramalingam Street, Bakthavatchalapuram, Avadi. Ph:65623741

M K Visa &Travel Services 83, Sapthagiri Apparhnent, T T K Road, Alwarpet. Ph: 24992448

Macro Hawk Flight Travels 343, Munoth Centre, Near D l Police Station, 2nd Floor, Triplicane. Ph:28528585

Madras Travels & Tours No. 27, FSK Booshanam Mahal, No. 127100 Feet Bye Pass Rd, Velachery. Ph: 42022244

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Lions Club of Central Madras Cave Of Ball Bearring Company

No. 27, Tana Skeet, Purasawalkam. Ph:26650707

Mount Road, Anna Salai. Ph: 9840818802

39/16, Behind BSNL Office, 1st Main Road, Shastri Nagar, Adyar. Ph: 24401412

Madras Boat Club 2, Boat Club Road 3rd Avenue, Raja AnnamalaiPuram. Ph: 24353190

Madras Club 8, Adyar Gate Club Road, R A Puram. Ph: 24320727

Madras Cricket Club 1, Bells Road, Chepauk. Ph: 28523976

Madras Flying Club Civil Aerodrome, Chennai Airport, Meenambakkam, Ph: 22561709

Presidency Club Fairlawns, 51, Ethiraj Salai. Fh:28226881

Rotary Club Of Madras 158, Rayala Towers, Anna Salai, Ph: 28591020

Royal Madras Yacht Club Spring Heaven Warf, The Harbor, Chennai. Ph: 25361713

The ThyagarayanagarSocial Club 1,Near Panagal Park, Nageswaran Road, T. Nagar. Ph: 24342223

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Shakthi Tours &Travels 47, Desabandhu Plaza, Whites Road, Royapettah. Ph: 28513377

Smile Self Drive Cars 076, Near Water Tank, TVS Colony 44th Street, Anna Nagar West. Ph:66753955

South Tours And Travels 27 / 11Montieth Mansions, Montieth Road, Egmore. Ph: 66590319

Sri Om Travels

76 / 75 A, Ellaiamman Koil Skeet Vannanthurai, Adyar. Fh:45510100

RELIGIOUS SHRINES Annai Velankanni Church Elliots Beach Besant Nagar Ph:24911246

Armenian Church of Virgin Mary

Armenian St, Pany's Corner, George Town. Ph: 25386223

Ashta Lakshmi Temple Near Beach Seashore, Besant Nagar Ph: 24466777

Church of Our Lady of Light Luz Church Rd, Mylapore. Ph: 24992568

ISKCON Temple Hare Krishna Land, Near VGP Golden Beach, Bhakthi Vedanta Swamy Road, Akkarai. Ph:24530922

Kapaleeshwarar Temple North Mada Street, Mylapore. Ph: 24641670

Makkah Masjid 822, Mt Rd, Anna Salai,Triplicane. Ph: 42141333

Marundeeswarar Temple Mettu Street, Sannadhi St, Lalitha Nagar, Thi~vanmiyur. Fh:24410477

San Thome Basilica 19/38, Santhome High Road, Mylapore. Ph: 24985455

Shore Temple Mahabalipuram

Sri Anantha Padmanabha Swamy Temple Gandhi Nagar, 2nd Main Road, Adayar. Ph: 24412529

St. George's Cathedral

Old #142-A1, New #60, Habibullah Road, T.Nagar. Ph:28341093

Cathedral Road, Chennai. Ph: 28114261

Sri Vaari Travels

Peters Rd, Peters Colony, Thousand Lights.

No. 131, Shop No. 8, Jain Bhavan, Pondy Bazaar, T Nagar. l'h: 44117575

Thomas Cook G4, Eldorado Building. No. 112, Nungambakkam High Road, Nungambakkam. Ph: 64549212

Trinity Tours & Travels 5, Purasavakkam High Rd, Kilpauk. Ph:9841034466

Thousand Lights Mosque

T i p a t i Tirumala Devasthanam Temple 50 Venkatanarayana Road, T. Nagar. Ph:24343535

Vadapalani Murugan Temple N Mada St, Vadapalani. Fh:24836903

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The Leela Palace Chennai D m fmm the inspiration of Chettinad Dynnsty, the architectureof the hotel exudes regal opulence and is thefirst and only seafiontfim-star hotel in Chennni. Adyar Seaface, MRC Nagar, Phone: 91 44 33661234, No. of Rooms: 305

The Gateway Hotel First choicefor smart trrmellers seeking crisp, hassle-fire, and contemporary experiences on the IT Expressway 309, Old Mahabalipuram Road, Ratha Tek Meadows Road, Sholinganallur, Ph: 91 44 66802500 No. of rooms:204

ITC Grand Chola Experience an era of magn$cence and grandeur of Southern India's Golden Age in lTC Grand Choln which expresses the glory of the Chola Dynnsty in a modern retelling. 63, Mount Road, Guindy, Phone: 91 44 22200000, No. of Room: 600

Taj Coromandel Ofering afusion of rich, South lndian design cues and classic Eumpean elegance, the Taj Commandel is a welcoming spotfor both business and leisure.

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37, Mahatma gandhi Road, Nungambakkam, Phone: 91 44 66002827, No. of Room: 212

Hyatt regency Chennai Luxurious accommodation, diverse ment spaces spread across mulhple lmels, splendid recreationfacilitiesincluding spa,fitness centre and pool makes this the perfect destinationfor all business meetings, social gatherings and ments. 365, Anna Salai Teynampet, Phone: 91 44 61001234, No. of Room: 327

Turyaa Chennai Conveniently located in the IT Corrider of Chennai, a business and leisure with a scenic pool side rooftop that opens out to the whole of the bustling city 144 / 7, Rajiv Gandhi Salai (OMR), Kottivakkam, Phone :044 6697 OW0 No of R w m : 140

Taj Club House Equipped with state-of-the-art technology,mnenities and world clnss restaurants, Taj Club House is the perfect destinationforfamilies and corporate clients to host conferences and get t o g e t h in luxury and comfort. 2, Club house road, Anna Salai. Phone: 91 44 66313131, No. of Room: 229

Crowne Plaza Chennai Adyar Park One of thefinest living and dining destinations and long standing iconic landmark of Chennai pampers you with their renowned butler and concierge services. TIX Road, Alwarpet, Phone: 91 44 24994101, No. of Room: 287

Le Royal Meridien 240 rooms, 12 meeting spaces,

restaurants serving Indian, Continental, Chinese, S E Asian and Mediterranean cuisines, and spacious pubs with dance floors huly b h d s businesss leisure 1,GST Road, St. Thomas Mount, Phone: 91 44 22314343, No. of Room: 240

Hilton Chennai Conwienientlylocated within a 15 minute drivefrom the airport and the Chennai Trade Centre, Hilton isfully equipped with a business center, Awardwinning cuisine withfive restaurants and bars including 24-hour cap 124/1,100 feet Road, Ekkaduthangal, Phone: 91 44 22255555, No. of Room: 204

Vivanta by Taj Connemara Chennai city's only heritage hotel, built in 1854 is now infused with afresh new vibe that complemenb tradition




New # 106, Chamiers Road, Chennai 600028. Shop: 24311495 Cafe: 42030734 Mail:

2, Binny Road, Anna Salai, Phone: 91 44 66000000, No. of Rooms: 150

The Trident The closest luxury hotel near the airport with a wide &ice of wellness and recreationfacilities to unwind after a busy day. 1/24, GST Road, Meenambakkam, Phone: 91 44 22344747, No. of Rooms: 167

Park Hyatt Chennai Luxury Business Hotel offers discerning business and leisure travellm an intimate stay experience with all amenities and a rooftop infinity pwl with stunning views of the city. 39, Velachery Main Road, Guindy, Phone: 91 44 71771234, No. of Rooms: 201

The Park A perfect destinationfor business travellers or leisure holidays with cutting edge technologyand unique entertninmentconcepts 601, Anna Salai, Mount Road, Phone: 91 44 42676000, No. of Rooms: 214

Kohinoor Asiana Hotel An iconic 5 star CorporateHotel in Chennai with warm andfriendly semice, convieniently located on the major IT Corridor of Chennai - the OMR 1/238, Old MahabalipuramRoad, Semmmchq, Phone: 91 44 67411000, No. of Room: 179

Hotel Novotel Enjoy a luxury stay withpawless service with entertainment, realxation,fitness and an extensivearray of culinary delights and signature cocktails Plot No 36, Old Mahabalipuram Road, Egattur, Phone: 91 44 66545454 No. of rooms: 180

The Accord Metropolitan A premier business hotel in Chennai with superior businessfacilities; alongwith entertainmentand shopping avenues in proximity. 35, GN Chetty Road, T. Nagar, Phone: 91 44 43911000, No. of Rooms: 162

Radisson GRT Hotels Enjoy access to a deluxe Business Centre,private Business Club Lounge,

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Vivanta by Taj Fisherman's Cove A charming beach resort with renewed cottages and villas, snfe private beach, nouvelle restaurants, a high energy bar, and a luxurious spa will make your stay even more memorable! 2, Covelong Beach, ECR, Phone: 91 44 67413333, No. of Rooms: 152

The Rain Tree A convenient destination,for corporate truvellers,with unparalleled opulence and luxu y and easy access to local attractions and entertainment 636, Anna Salai, Teynampet, Phone: 91 44 28309999, No. of Rooms: 230

The Rain Tree Contemporaryguest rooms and suites with exclusive gym access, an allinclusive business center, and on site restaurants and barsfor casual business meetings 120, St. Mary's Road, Alwarpet, Phone: 91 44 42252525, No. of Rooms: 48

Ramada Chennai Located just 10 minutes awayfrom the Central Railway Station this is an ideal retreatfor corporntes, trendy travellers or fmnilies lwking to discover the city Gandhi Irwin Bridge Road, Next to CMDA Building, Egmore, Phone: 91 44 30004777, No. of Rooms: 113

My Fortune Chennai Located close to the US Embassy, this hotel offers an all day business centre, fitness studio, beauty salon, shopping arcade and currency exchange 13, Cathedral Road, Gopalapuram, Phone: 91 44 28110101, No. of Rooms: 90

Hotel Green Park Wellfumished and comfortable moms and suites offering a host of complimentaryservicesfor the discerning business trrmeller

183, NSK Salai, Vadapalani, Phone: 91 44 66515151, No. of Rooms: l7l

Fortune Select Palm Well appointed spacious rwms with state of the art health club, swimming pml, 24-hr Coffee Shop, andfine dining specialty Restaurant with easy access to all IT majors on OMR 142, Rajiv Gandhi Salai, OMR, Thoraipakkam, Phone: 91 44 39884444, No. of Rooms: 129

Courtyard by Marriott Afresh and stimulating retreat in the heart of the city makes it an ideal choice for business or leisure travel 564,Anna Salai, Teynampet, Phone: 91 44 66764000, No. of Rooms: 236

The Park POD A 20 r m boutique hotelfeaturinga collection of stylishly unique spaces that are distinct in design and radiate urban opulence 23/13, Khader Nawaz Khan Road, Nungambakkam, Phone: 91 44 4295 5555, No. of Rooms: 20

The Westin Chennai A Corporate Hotel with a high quality luxury experience and friendly service, also a quick drive away to IT. 154, Velacherry Main Road, Velacherry, Phone: 044 66333777

Aloft Bright n spacious rooms n suites to cat0 to the needs of the wrporate traveler with addedfacilities of Luunge, Bar, and Snack Bar 102, Rajiv Gandhi Salai, OMR, Sholinganallu~, Phone: 91 44 45925500, No. of Rooms: 129

Clarion Revamped into a boutique hotel, Clarion provides lururious stay with range of modem Food & Beveragefacilitiesand personalized services 25, Dr.RadhadakrishnanRoad, Mylapore, Phone: 91 44 28472211, No. of Room: 130

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Grand by GRT Hotels A preferred hotelfor business mixed with leisure;featuring r m s , clubs, and suites designed around sheer luxu y 120, Sir thyagaraya road, T.Nagar, Phone: 91 44 28150500, No. of Rooms: 133

The Residency Towers Well appointed moms b suites, array of relaxation treatments, conference facilities, chill out bar, and multicuisine restaurants are bound to mnke your sojourn a grand one 115, Sir Thyagaraya Road, T.Nagar, Phone: 91 44 28156363, No. of Rooms: 174

Quality Inn Sabari Discover hospitality and quality service with comforts that make Sabari truly a home away from home! 29, Thhmalai Pillai Road, T. Nagar, Phone: 91 44 28343030, No. of Rooms: 72

Savera Hotel Settle back in poise in a place that radiates calming vibes with its bar, restaurants, cqfe, banquets,fitness, spn and more 146, Dr. RadhakriihnanRoad, Mylapore, Phone: 91 44 28114700, No. of Rooms: 230

Ambassador Pallava A warm n welcoming place to enjoy exceptionalfacilities, and share a slice of the Pallava history with their antique old charm themed ddcor 30, Montieth Road, Egmore, Phone: 91 44 28554476, No. of Rooms: 102

The Pride Hotel Aesthetically designed roams with an exclusive 24 hour coffee shop, multicuisine restaurant, bar, banquet halls, board room, business center, health club, swimming pool and more 216, EVR Periyar Salai, Kilpauk, Phone: 91 44 43989898, No. of Rooms: 115

Radha Regent A premium hotel renmedfor its unpiuching traditional hospitnlity, grand infrastructure, serene ambience, and luxurious interiors 171, JawaharlalNehru salai, Anunbakkam, Phone: 91 44 66778899, No. of Rwms: 91

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The Residency Plush beds, relaxing interiors, and state of the artfacilities, together with the sewice of hospitable staff; ensure your stopover is pleasurable 49, GN Chetty Road, T.Nagar, Phone: 91 44 28253434, No. of Rooms: 112

Raj Park Relax in the middle of Chennai'smost happening malls, restaurants, and nightlife;where commercial centres, consulates,and the beach, are just a@ kilometres may! 180, TI'K Road, Alwarpet, Phone: 91 44 42257777, No. of Rooms: 118

Deccan Plaza An excellent vantage pointfor holiday or business with well appointed r m s and courteous staff to make your stay as carfortable as your home 36, Royapettah High Road, Royapettah, Phone: 91 44 66773333, No. of Rooms: %

Beverly Hotel A destination of hospitality that blends modern efficiencywith its grandeur of traditional and cultural heritage of South India 17, Rajarathinam Road, Kilpauk, Phone: 91 44 26612772 No. of Rooms: 52

Benzz Park A business class luxu y hotelfor the cost umscious corporate &Leisure traveller, with wide range offwd n bmerage options 62, Thirumalai Pillai Road, T. Nagar, Phone: 91 44 28159999, No. of Rooms: 64

Emall Hotel A luxurious ambience and pure vegetarianHotel within Express Mall louted centre of Chennai Business Area. Gate.1, Patullos Road, Phone: 91 44 28463333 No of Rooms: 35

Forte1 A recently developed business class hotel thatfacilitatesbusiness enhancement, shopping and leisure with aesthetically designed rooms and suites and prominent location 3, Gandhi IrwinRoad, Egmore, Phone: 91 44 30242424, No. of Rooms: 95

Ambica Empire A place of calm tranquillity,with responsible servicefrom a team of experienced staff that ofem choice of restaurants, spa, andfitness centres 7 9 , l W Feet Road, Vadapalani, Phone: 91 44 23621818, No. of Rooms: 84

The Spring A cool blend of a playfully chic yet informal olmronmentfor trmellers who want to get awayfmm convention 11,Kodambakkam High Road, Nungambakkam, Phone: 91 44 28213311, No. of Rooms: 50

Keys Hotel Katti-Ma A mid-market business hotel in Chennai, ofiring efficient,hygienic, and secure accommodation at a valuefor money price 11/23, Kalakshetra Road, Thiruvanmiyur, Phone: 91 44 49002050, No. of Rooms: 30

Hotel Vestin Park A business class deluxehotel with extravagantly designed roomsfurnished with luxurious beds, @furnishings, electronic saf, mini bars, satellite telm'swn and many other amenities 39, Montieth Road, Egmore, Phone: 91 44 28527171, No. of Rooms: 70

Harrisons An upscale boutique hotel that offers luxuriousguest rooms, 3 speciality restaurants, a lounge bar and a trendy theme bar 315, Valluvar Kottam High Road, Nungambakkam, Phone: 91 44 42222777 No. of Rooms: 40

Hotel Dee Cee Manor 5 minutes awayfrom the US Consulate,

with shopping destinations at a walkable distance, multipurpose banquet halls, roof top restaurant, bar, and more! 90, GN Chetty Road, T. Nagar, Phone: 91 44 28158833, No. of Rwms: 68

New Woodlands Hotel A pure vegetarianhotel run by an orthodoxfamilyfur over 70 yenrs that believes in quality standards which are not compromised on any grounds 72-75, Dr. Radhakrishnan Salai, Mylapore, Phone: 91 44 28113111, No. of Rooms: 175

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Hotel Palmgrove True to its name, Palmgrove is set amidst lushgreen settings with majestic coconut trees swaying in the wind with soothing ambience perfectfor business and pleasure 13, Kodambakkam High Road, Nungamba!&m, Phone:91 44 28271881, No. of Rooms: 89

Ibis Chennai A comfortable business class hotel

located in the center of the city 689, Mount Road, Anna Salai, Phone :091712 25588

The Legends A lwrury cosmopolitan experience class hotel located centre of the City with two floor ofguest rwm and two restaurant. 37, North Boag Road, T.Nagar, Phone: 91 44 42004355 No of Rooms:33


Anunbakkam, Phone:9884548314, No. of Rooms: 8

Frangi House 6B, Nawab HabibullahAvenue, Street, Nungambakkam, Phone:9144 43084694, No. of Rooms: 8

Hanu Reddy Residences 41/19, Pws Garden, Phone: 91 44 24661021, No. of Rooms: 31

Hanu Reddy Residences 6A/24, Wallace Garden, 3rd st Nungambakkam, Phone: 91 44 45038413, No. of Rooms: 13

Niketana 17, Sathya Narayana Avenue, Boat Club, Phone: 91 44 42111838, No. of Rooms: 21


6&7, Ramagiri Extn, Opp TCS, Taramani velachq Link road, Phone: 91 44 43213838/3939 No. of Rooms: 34

94, Sathyadev Avenue, MRC Nagar, Santhome, Phone: 91 44 71000071, No. of Rooms: 187


15, Burkit Road, T.Nagar, Phone: 91 44 24337979, No. of Rooms: 39

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Crescent homes 77/34, Iind Main Road, Gandhi Nagar, Adyar, Phone: 91 44 45504455, No. of Rooms: 24

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Golden Bay Resort Escape the routine and enjoy a vacation in Chennai'sfirst backwater resort that's also home to the city'sfirst floating restaurant ECR, Koovathur, Phone: 91 44 30985555, No. of Rooms: 34

Ideal Beach Resort Embark on a refreshing nature adventure by strolling along the shores of the Bay of Bengnl, to rquvemte your mind and body Devaneri Village, Mahabalipuram, Phone: 91 44 27442240, No. of Rooms: 68

Mamalla Beach Resort Take catamaran rides with local fishermen, dine under the casuarinas trees, enjoy a bench barbeque, or just stroll along the shore in this impressive resort 8, Kovallam Road, ECR, Mamallapuram, Phone:91 44 27442875, No. of Rooms: 35

MGM Beach Resort Enjoy a dmJin the city's most cherished theme park and spend the night at their bench side resort right next to it 1/74, ECR, Muttukadu, Phone:91 44 39102400.99, No. of Rooms: 86

MGM Eastwoods Unwind at the luxurious suites and deluxe cottages that meate an oasis of calm, nestling amidst lush landscaped gardens and swaying palmfronds 1/240, ECR, Injambakkam, Phone:91 44 24490660/990, No. of Rooms: 20

Radisson Temple Bay Unwind in Mamallapuram at this luxurious resort that's the closest to the World Heritage site - The Shore Temple ECR, Mahabalipuram, Phone:91 44 27443636, No. of Rooms: 144

Intercontinental chennai MahabalipuramResort Experience a unique l u x u y boutique hotel is an 11 minutes walkfmm Madras Crocodile park, having lmntemporay moms, lotus ponds a perfect choicefor families

212, East Coast Road, Nemelli Village Perm Post Office, Kanchipurarn District, Phone: 91 44 71720101 No of Rooms: 105

VGP Beach Resort Cherish some memorablegolden moments in Chennai'schoicest resort to lounge muay your holidmJ in the sprawling bench and the calming ebb of waves ECR, Injambakkam, Phone:91 44 24491446, No. of Rooms:44

Shelter Beach Resorts Pristine privacy, extreme security and stupendous service, is guaranteed at the Shelter resorts that huly shelters its customers in blan 275, Near CrocodilePark, East Coast Road, Mahabalipuram, Phone:91 44 27472424, No. of Rooms:42






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INDIAN ANDHRA Amaravathi Enjoy the traditional rice with podi n ghee made the typical Andhra style 14,Karapakkam, Old Mahabalipuram Road, Phone: 91 9566188814

Dakshin Subtlyjlavoured dishes and a unique Iyer Trolley to seme small ndais, banana pmoured dosnis and the ubiquitous kunni paniyarams 'Crowne Plaza" 'ITK Road, Alwarpet, Phone: 91 44 24994101

Dakshin Spice Relish the spicy Andhra cuisine with their authentic Veppudu (spl'cystirfry) and Pulusu (currygravies) dishes in veg & non-veg 21/45,KB Dasan Road, Opposite SIET College, Alwarpet, Phone: 91 7305886015

Palki Famousfor its Hyderabadi Dhum Biriynni, Palki dso smes Kernla, Tandoor and Chinese delicacies 1,Cathedral Road, Gopalapuram, Phone: 91 44 28117000

Samudra Afine dining restaurant that serves South Indian delicacies and a special catch of the day that is customized as per order with a choice of cooking style and marinade Trident, 1/24,GST Road

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Southern Spices One-stop destinationfora varied spice farefrom all the Southern states at reasonable rates and a decent ambience 25/3,East Mada Street, Tiruvanmiyur, Phone: 91 44 42043927

BENGALI Kolkata Q A dine-in restaurant that isfamousfor its %li meals mainly during Durga Puja 47,Ganga InternationalHotel, Bazullah Road, T Nagar, Phone: 91 44 28141340

Petuk Taste their lip-smacking 'Chingdi mncher mnlni curry' (Prawn Malni curry) that makes people come bnckfor more. 4/991-A,Kotivakkam Post, Opposite Waves Mall, OMR, Phone: 91 9789826262

The Bayleaf The place to go when you crmefor some so)?parathas and subtlyflawured Macchi curry 14,6th Street, Gopalapuram, Phone: 91 44 28114557

CHETTINAD Anjappar A well-known chain of restaurants famousfor their Biriynni and Karaikudi C h i c k Masala 5,Dev Apartments, 1st Main Road,

K.B Nagar, Adyar, Phone: 91 44 43548633

J. Hind An dl out ethnic Indinnfine dining restaurant offering a range of delicncies from across the kitchens of India Grand by GRT, 120,Pondy b a r , Sir Thyagaraja Road, T. Nagar, Phone: 91 44 28150500

Munveedu Savour the lagforgotten Veh'lai P m d u Saadham, Mannpaani Meen Kulmbu, Kadiapattinam Meen Varuvd, and Uppu Kari cooked to perfection 34/72A,,Gandhi Nagar 4th Main Road, Adyar, Phone:9144 42607475

Kaaraikudi A famous chain of Chettinnd restaurants famousfor its Spl Chettinadu Meals and Sunday specials 118/ 84,Dr RadMuishnan Salai, Mylapore, Phone: 91 44 28111893

Nalas Aapa Kadai Only exclusive stop to relish mer 12 varieties of aapams accompanied uith spicy chettinnd gravies and curries. 196,Near Chrompet Bus Stop, GST Road, Phone: 91 9551555222

The Raintree Kuruvupillai Yera (Curry-leafflawured Prawns), Kozhi Melagu Chettinnd (Pepper Chicken),and the unique chuhzey n pickle trolley truly define Qtotnai's deep rooted cuisine at the Vivanta by Taj Connemara, 2,Binny Road, Egmore, Phone: 91 44 66000000




Legends of Diwali Diwali, the biggest Indian festival is celebrated across India with traditions and customs as myriad as the c o u n t y itself: This special issue, we look at the many legends of Diwali - the reasons to w h y India lights u p in joy ...

Lord Rama returns It is believed that on Diwali, Lord Rama returned to Ayodhya after slaying the demon king, Ravan. The jubilant folks of Ayodhya welcomed the return of Lord Rama, their king after a 14-year-old exile by decking up the whole of Ayodhya with diyas.

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Legend of Narakasura Drunk with power, it is said that Narakasura reigned terror on all of earth. Lord Vishnu then took the form of Krishna to slay this demon-God and after a vicious battle, Narakasura was killed. He then requested Lord Krishna that his death should be celebrated by people with glee.




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Bali Pratipada Primarily celebrated in honour of the return of the king Bali to earth, Kerala celebrates Bali Pratipada as a part of Diwali. According to Hindu mythology, this festival is reminiscent the victory of god Vishnu in his dwarf incarnation Vamana over Bali, whilst pushing him to the nether world. But Bali was given a boon by Vishnu to return to earth for one day on this day to be honoured for his devotion to the Lord and for his noble deeds. The festival celebrated in honour of his return is diwali.

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Wish Grill' concept that tour meats, sauces and h your moods. J l U P ~ U U I ,IYU. L ~ J1uwa , Victorie, T. Nagar, Phone: 91 44 3535 IN07 Ali's BBQ & Grill Bite into unlimited varieties of tikkas, kebabs, rotis n grauies, withjknds and fimily without burning a hole in your pocket The Iris Hotel, 2, Dr. Thomas Street, Thyagaraya Road, T Nagar, Phone: 91 44 49300300

Barbeque Nation Experience the warmth of a bbq party as you grill your own starters in a choice of marinadejavoursat the 'live-grill' that is embedded on your table Shri Devi Park Hotel, 1, HanumanthaRoad, North Usman Road, T Nagar, Phone: 91 7811098623

Sunset Grill An appealing venue with terrace seating by the pool; an open kitchen n grill in which Western grilling techniques blend with traditionalkebabsfrom all over the world The Westin, 154, Velachery Main Road, Velachery, Phone: 91 44 22553366

GUJRATHI Anuavadi Peas Katchori, Katta Dhokla, and Khaman with green chutney are way too good to be missed in this vintage styled Gujarati snack house 23 A, North Boag Road, Next to PazhamudirNilayam, T Nagar, Phone: 91 7305988407

Rajdhani Thali Restaurant Tasty meals, wide varieties of snacks, hot n cold beuerages, and grab-n-go meal boxes to make your shopping session at the mall an easier a@ir Phoenix Market City, Velachery Main Road, Velachery, Phone: 91 9003738125


A speciality Gujarati - Rnjasthmti thali joint that includes a jal jeera welcome drink, dhklas, small pooris or phulhs with paneer n veg gravies, and shrikhandfor dessert 102, Thyagaraya Road, T Nagar, Phone: 91 44 23455590

Shri Rajasthani Dhaba A popular rlhaba knoumfor its compact menu, polite setting and tasty dishes but more well-knownfor their Gatte Ki Sabji, Math Kulfr, Dal Chawal 340,3rd Floor, 2nd Avenue, OppositeKFC, Anna Nagar, Phone: 91 44 42057867

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Primarily a seafwd speciality restaurant, Coastlineis ofen preferred for o m n g itsguests an option to customize the dish to suit their taste 1, Cathedral Road, OppositeMusic Academy, Gopalapwam, Phone: 91 44 28110306

Ente Keralam An elite Kernla speciality chain of restaurantsfimousfor their Erachi Ularthiyathu, Thalassery Biriyani, Mepn Moilee, and their much-awaited Onam Sadhya 1, Poes Garden, Kashui Estate, 1st Street, Alwarpet, Phone: 91 44 32216591

Hotel Crescent Very reasonably priced restaurant that serues tasty authentic Kerala dishes that are prepared with a homemade touch 11, Lattice Bridge Road, Adyar, Phone: 91 44 24900049

Kalpaka Restaurant A modest little Kerala cuisine restaurant with a separate pure veg kitchen, has been seming Chennai since 1984 144, Near Music Academy, TIX Road, Alwarpet, Phone: 91 44 28112348

Kudumbam A conventionally designed 'mallu' getaway, eminentfor its Meals, Beef Ufurthiyathu, Neymeen Vattichuthu, and Koonthol Porichathu 40/156, Kodambakkam High Road, Nungambakkam Phone: 91 44 28212821

Kumarakom An authentic 'naadan' dishes like Karimeen Pollichathu, DudcRoast, Kernla Porotta, Appmn, Kadala Curry, Mutton Stew, Chemeen Ularthiyathu and more 148/54, Kodambakkam High Road, Nungambakkam, Phone: 91 44 42605677

Madras An elitefine-dining restaurant that brings under one roof all the dwicest delicacies of Tamil Nadu, Kerala, and Andhra The Raintree, 636, Anna Salai, Teynampet, Phone: 91 7305611571

SEAFOOD Bay View Celebrate the panoramic view of the Bay of Bengal, as you dine in the open, on somefresh seafood cooked to perfection with aromatic spices Vivanta by Taj Fisherman'sCove, Covelong Beach, Off East Coast Road, ECR, Phone: 91 44 67413356

Kayal An elite specialty restaurant that serves fish, crab, scallops, shrimps, prawns, and lobsters cooked per taste and serued in a garden restaurant

Le Royal Meridien Hotel, 1, GST Road, St. Thomas Mount, Kathipara. Phone: 91 9543734990

Palmshore Famousfor their Arabian Grills and Tandoori, this restaurant serves seafwd in Kerala and Chettinad style of cooking 111/108, Fore Shore Estate, Santhome High Road, Santhome, Phone: 91 7667130089

The Fisherman's Fare Enjoy a wide range of seafood in salads, starters, Oriental gravies, Indian curries n gravies, tikkas, kebabs, rolls, biriymis, and platters 24, Casa Major Road, Egmore, Phone: 91 44 42068776

The Marina Acclaimed to be the best only-seafwd restaurant in town with a classy ambience, it smes coastal delights in Chinese, North and South Indian varieties 39, College Road, Nungambakkam, Phone: 91 44 42035265

VEG FRIENDLY Annalakshmi An upscale pure vegetarianrestaurant that serues an array of delectable dishes in an ambience that exudes ancient Indian arts and culture 18/3, Rukmani LakshmipathyRoad, Next To Rani Meyyammai Hall, Egmore, Phone: 91 44 28525109

Ashvita Nirvana A pure vegetarian restaurant that serves afusion cuisinefrom Europe and Asia and has a specialty Vegan and Mock Meat menu. Vegancertpd by Peta ! No. 33,5th Avenue, Besant Nagar, Ph4269 9026

BRMathsya Try everything vegetarian,from sizzlers, pastas, pizzas, 12 varieties of dosas, spl thali lunch, to enticing buffets 29/31, ThanikacMamRoad, T.Nagar,Phone: 91 7810846679

Cream Centre A leading chain of vegetakn restaurants with all-timefauourites and inventive innmations; their t r a h r k s are Mera Sizzler, Bake Me to Heaven, and Sizzling Brownie Fun& 45, College Road, Near Madras Alliance Francaise, Nungambakkam Phone: 91 8695051354

Delhi Highway Does justice to its name by sewingfwd typicallyfound along the North Indian highways; alongwith an extensive menu for desi coolers Khader Nawaz Khan Road, Nungambakkam, Phone: 91 7305672262

Eden A posh vegetarianrestaurant where

Continental, Tandoor, and South Indian delicacies coexist in harmony E37,2nd Avenue, Besant Nagar, Phone: 91 44 24460777

Haven Sampoorna A vegfine-dine restaurant serving succulent lndian, Chinese, and Gmtinental delicacies at reasonable prices 5, Asian Complex, 2nd Avenue, Besant Nagar, Phone: 91 9092382382

Jalpaan A top-notch vegetarianfinedining

restaurant offering thefinest multicuisine dining experience 21, Greams Road, Opposite MRF Building, Greams Road, Phone: 91 44 28291181

Kailash Parbat Best known for its Pani Puri, Chaats, Gulab Jamuns,and Punjabifid; included recently are delicaciesfmm the Sindhi, Punjabi n Chinese cuisines 9, Hamington Road, Chetpet, Phone: 91 9176747876 Phoneix Marketcity Mall 9430083627 Vijaya Fourm Mall 91-7200070883

Krishnavillasam Relish traditional South Indian vegetarianpreparations that have their roots in between Tirunelveli and Thrissur; The Krishnavillasam Saapadu and Gramathu Kmttaanchor are not to be missed 11,lst Floor, Haddows Road, Nungambakkam, Phone: 28215568

Mahamudra Pamper your taste buds with Isha Life's fine dining restaurant that serves healthy, wholesome vegetariancuisine Isha Life, 50/117, Luz Church Road, Near Nageshwara Rao Park, Mylapore, Phone: 91 44 43535555

Mathsya Satisfij your daytime or late night hunger pangs with some of their amazing south Indian vegetarian delicm'es, they're open till ZAM! 1, Halls Road, Egmore, Phone: 91 7305368261

New Yorker A simply one of the best vegetarian hangouts m'th quirky ambience and reasonable prices. You can order Mexican, Italian, Indian dishes on the menu, the caters to every mood 21,lst Floor, Wallace Garden, 3rd Street, Fh:4206 8989

Nivedhanam A globalfusion of exquisite vegan delicaciesfrom Thai, Chinese, Continental and Indian cuisines 234, VM Street, Opposite Yellow Pages, Mylapore, Phone: 91 44 42054882

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Royal Indianaa Splurge on the culinary jewels@ the princely states of India in this recently revamped South Indian veg speciality restaurant The Accord MetropolitanHotel, 35, GN Chetty Road, T.Nagar, Phone: 28161000

Shree Mithai Not just a h e n for meets 6 sawuries, it's alsofamusfor its wide range of chaat items, and the posh veg restaurant serving Indian, Chinese n Continental fare 189, A1 Block,Shanthi Colony, Anna Nagar, Phone: 91 44 43539999

Tadka Talk A vegfnendly place to have some mouth-watering North Indian and Chinese dishes with some desi beverages and mocktails Velacity by Purpletree, Taramani Velachery Link Road, Velachery, Phone: 43213638

GLOBAL AMERICAN Ashvita Bistro Don't miss the relaxing ambience of Ashmta, A Fusion restaurant tucked awny in a heritage home in the heart of Chennai and serves Mediterranean and Thai cuisine No. 11, Bawa Road, Alwarpet, Ph: 42031982 / 42109990

Chennai Wing' House Head out to OMR to satiate your cravingsfor some resonably priced spicy, saucy n juicy chicken wings Hiranandani Upscale, Old MahabalipuramRoad (OMR) Siruseri, Phone: 91 9952096386

Quiznos Treat your taste buds to a wide choice of Subs, Tortizzas, Wraps, Salads and desserts Express Avenue, Whites road, Royapettah, Phone: 91 44 28464415

Social Thefirst and the only Gastropub in town to enjoy a relnxed evening with friends,fid n drinks 94, Sathyadev Avenue, MRC Nagar, Santhome, Phone: 91 44 42152737

Subway The only place to get healthy subs 6 salads made withfresh ingredients, right infront of our eyes AC 112, Ground Floor, Shanthi Colony, Anna Nagar, Phone: 91 44 42612762

ARABIAN 4 Seasons Well-knownfor their Hyderabadi Biriyani and pakora type deep-fned Chicken 65; they also serve Tandoori and Arabian delights

AB Block, 2nd Avenue, Anna Naga, Phone: 91 44 26264441

Arabian Hut Enjoy your chicken grilled or bmasted in a sandwich, burger or in a Shawarma roll Chennai Citi Centre, Dr RadhakrishnanSalai, Mylapore, Phone: 91 44 43577205

Laham Enjoy subs, wraps and burgers in original tandmr style with a wide range of mouth-wateringfillingsof Tikkas and Kebabs 3, Balfour Road, Kilpauk, Phone: 91 8144413073

Mishwar Restaurant Amongst the various combinationsof grills and tikkas, the most sought after are the Tandwri Pomfret, Sarson wali machili and Methi machili Park Avenue Hotel, 84/67, NungambakkamHigh Road, Phone: 91 44 40004545

Yalla Yalla Enjoy an open to sky dinner with some authentically prepared Arabian delights that are customized to suit individual tastes and preferences Radisson Blu, 531, GST Road St. Thomas Mount, Phone: 91 9543798191

Zaitoon A speciality Arabian restaurant with

diverse variations in Grills n Barbeque, Tawa Kebabs, Hummus 6 Salads, Tandoori Kebabs, and Arabian gravies and rice varieties 1,Vantage Plaza, LB Road, Next To Adyar Depot, Adyar Ph: 24527778 Nungabakkam Ph: 4315 0707. Royapettah Ph:2861 1777

CHINESE China Town Stirfrred Lobster, Tiger Prawns n Fish, Schezwan Duck, Fuming platters with choice of meat or vegetables are the signature dishes of this lure chinese restaurant 3rd Floor, 74, Cathedral Road, Gopalapuram, Phone: 91 9367704039

China XO Experience elegant service, sea breeze and a scenic offhe Bay of Bmgal ~s you relish some Ch~nesedelicanes cooked to perfection The Leela Palace, Adyar Seaface, MRC Nagar Santhome, Phone: 91 44 33661234

Dao A high qualityfur easter restaurant that offers dinner and whole new dining experience near IT Com'der Turyaa Chennai, 144 / 7, Rajiv Gandhi Salai (OMR), Kottivakkam, Phone :044 6697 0000



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trarellers to enjoy some exotic Chinese delicacies after a business meet Fortune Select Palms, 142, Old Mahabalipuram Road (OMR), Thoraipakkam, Phone: 91 44 39884444

Shogun An Indo-Chinese budget restaurant on Chmnai's IT Corridor that will leme your tummy and walletfeelingfull with their all-you-can-eatbuffet 14, Rajiv Gandhi Salai, Old Mahabalipuram Road (OMR), Opposite TCS, Karapakkam Phone: 91 44 24500711

Wangs Kitchen Delicious and healthy Chinesefood at optimal valuefor money; must try the Kung Pao Chicken, Chicken Schezwan Rice, Shredded Mutton with Chilli Sauce, and Fried Ice cream 151, G 7, Gee Gee Emerald, Village Road, Nungambakkam Phone: 91 44 39253925


Golden Dragon A grand dining restaurant with exotic menu optionsfeaturingdim sums, live crabs, Pan-fned noodles, Cantonese style steamedfish and an exclusive Tea Bar to conclude afine meal Taj Coromandel,37, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Nungambakkam, Phone: 91 44 66002827

Kim Ling A pocket-fie~rdlychrnese eatduf with humble staffnnd tastu fwd. their Chicken ~ l $ i ~ o&p I%agon Chicken deserves special praisefor its snucy flavour AC 2,4909, Teja Towers Basement, 2nd Avenue, Anna Nagar, Phone: 91 44 26209609

Mainland China Try the Chicken Taipei, Crispy Corn, Lamb in Pepper Sauce, and Singapore Prmns and you w'll definitely go back againfor more 144/145, Hotel Tulip, Aruna Complex, Sterling Road, Nungambakkam, Phone: 91 9543010084

Oriental Blossom Afine dining Chinese restaurant that suecializes in Szechwan Cuisine with a live Teppanynkigrillfloor with comfortable seating around it Hotel Radha Regent, 171, Jawaharlal Nehru Saki, Inner Ring Road, Arumbakkam, Phone: 91 44 66778899

Oriental Pavillion An apt place, ideally located on OMR, for corporate clients and business

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Chilly Lamb, Phnket Fish, Dragon P r m s , and Crispy Fried Vegetables are the unanimous choicesfor guests of this reputed outlet 61,3rd Main Road, Kasthurba Nagar, Adyar, Phone: 91 44 42117041

Chin mi A very popular Chinese restaurant with excellentfood &service to please your palate The Residency, 49, G.N. Chetty Road, OppositeVani Mahal, T Nagar, Phone: 28253434

CONTINENTAL Avenue 195 Relish the Moroccan Veg Tnngine, Mexican Grilled Cajun Chicken, Amerium Steak Burger, European Mushmom Pie, and our very own Tandoori platter all under one roof 13/33, SMee Mohammed Road, Opposite To Apollo Children's Hospital, Nungambakkam Phone: 91 8144051691

Ciclo Cafe A relaxed andfnendly environmentwith simple cafefood that aims to bring back nostalgic m o r i e s of the olden cycling dnys in this cycle themed cafe. 33/47, Gandhi Mandapam Road, Kotturpuram, Phone: 91 44 4204 8666


An outdoor resto cafe with a menu that's a colourful medley offlavours across the globe; enjoy barbeques, sizzlers, pastas, and their signature dish - Fruitlettes 6/29, RajasekaranStreet, Dr. Radhalaishnan Salai, Mylapore, Phone: 91 44 28473439

Drizzle A wide range of cuisines serve by well trained Chef and relaxed mnbiance with

a beach side lounge rejoice your thoughts and they also provide superb quality hookahs. 2/632, Sultan Ahmed Street, Neelangarai East Coast Road, Fh: 32219966

Samasa Expm'ence the creative making of deliciousfusionfoodsthat willfulfill your expectations. Turyaa Chennai, 144 / 7, Rajiv Gandhi Salai (OMR), Kottivakkam, Phone :044 6697 0000

Star Rock Enjoy dishesfmm all over the world, while you sip some of their signature cocktails, shooters nflaming shots The Spring Hotel, 11, Kodambakkam High Road, Nungambakkam, Phone: 91 44 40509999

Tangerine A quaint restaurant aptfor quiet romantic dinners to go along with their scrumptious salads, steaks, sizzlers, pasta, and desserts 5, Murrays Gate Road, Alwarpet, Phone: 91 44 42110888

The Pasta Bar Veneto Find a luvish variety of pastas, lasngnas, and pizzas, skilfully cooked to perf&fion. bln~dedwith subflu flavoured mlcer and seasonal vegetableG'their ~ u bk d and Tiramisu are definite showstoppers 32/59, Burkit Road, T Nagar, Phone: 91 8144914782

Vasco's An all-day dining restaurant with an innovativeglobal cuisine, and a relmed ambience, come togethmwith superb mews of the city, to ensure the ultimate dining experience Hilton, 124/1, JNSalai, Ekkaduthangal, Phone: 91 44 22255555

EUROPEAN Basil An elite restaurant that serves Serbiaflalkan cuisine complemented with ~ c aMeditprranean l and Italian fire; The Icelander Mousse and Balkan platter are brilliant 58A, Habibullha Road, T Nagar, Phone: 91 9543603355

Cilantro Bacon wrapped scallops, chicken pita snndwich, steak burger, ricottn lasagne, grilled lamb chops, and grilled salmon are housefnvouritesat Cilantro Le Royal Meridien Hotel, 1, GST Road, Kathipara, Phone: 91 7305978741

Citrus Cafe Open 24-hrs and located in the city's arterial Snrdar Patel Road, this restaurant offers a lmish bufptfor breakfist, lunch and dinner serving Indian and International cuisine




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Lemon Tree Hotel, 72, Sardar Patel Road, Guindy, Phone: 91 44 44232323

Tuscana Pizzeria A pure vegetakn restaurant with an internationalflavourseming Mexican and European cuisine that caters to the refined palate 19, wallace &den 3rd Street, Nungambakkam Ph: 4503 8008

L'amandier A warmly lit European dining restaurant with pasta countm mzd h i s h buffet spreadsfor brenkfnst and lunch at reasonable prices 57,Znd Main Road, RA Puram, Phone: 91 44 4282 7882

Main Street A refined restaurant that offers mz assortment of Europennfire with an enticing buffetfor breakfast, lunch, and dinner The Residency Towers, 115, Pondy Bazaar, Sir Thyagaraya Road, T Nagar, Phone: 91 44 28156363

On The Rocks Indulge in a gastronomicexperience with some diverse gill ethos, hot volcanic rock cooking, nndpambied desserts in this stylish multidimensional venue Crowne Plaza' 'ITK Road, Alwarpet, Phone: 91 44 24994101

Porsche Cosy and aestheticallydesigned restaurant with convenient buffet and ah-carte optionsfor lunch and dinnet with a trulvJ c~lobal . ,flavour and unforgettable taste Benzz Park Hotel, 62, Thhmalai Pillai Road, T Nagar, Phone: 91 9600020023

Seasonal Tastes Fresh delectable internationalfare, enticing buffet and creative d la carte options, live cooking stations, and nutrient-filled SuperFoods to boost your &Y The Westin, 154, Velachery Main Road, Velachery, Phone: 91 44 22553366

The Flying Elephant An architectural masterpiece, withfive live kitchens and a 'Market Brunch' that sells its guests home-made chutneys, sauces, breads, and accessories,in apea market set-up Park Hyatt, 39, Velachery Road, Velachery, Phone: 91 44 71771234

GLOBAL Ashvita Bistro Don't miss the relaxing ambience of Ashvita, A Fusion restaurant tucked away in a heritage home in the heart of Chennai and smes Mediterraneanand Thai cuisine No. 11, Bawa Road, Alwarpet, Fh: 42031982 / 42109990

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Cream Centre A leading chain of vegetarian restaurants with all-timefamurites and inventive innovations; their trademarks are Mera Sizzler, Bake Me to Hermen, and Sizzling Brownie Fundae 45, Collage Road, Nungambakkam Phone: 91 8695051354

Royal Palate An ideal placeforfamily-timeor business lunches where you combine the best ofgourmetfwd with a lively atmosphere and impeccable smice Ambica Empire, 79,100 Feet Road, Vadapalani, Phone: 91 44 23621818

Spectra Enjoy a multi-buffet concept that offers global cuisines and a whole new dining experience The Leela Palace, Adyar Seaface, MRC Nagar Santhome, Phone: 91 44 33661234

Svar A grand dining experience with exotic menu options, wnk in anytime tofill your belly. Turyaa Chennai,144 / 7, Rajiv Gandhi Salai (OMR), Kottivakkam, Phone : 044 6697 0000

The Dining Room Offers an array of epl'curean tastes and experiences in a sublime setting by the lily pond and in a surround that is inspired by a cosy, private residence. Park Hyatt Chennai,39, Velacheny Road, Velacheny Phone : 91 44 71771234

ITALIAN Bella Ciao The city'sfirst alfresco Italian

restaurant, to seme woodfired oven pizza, homemade pastas, steaks, salads and sinful desserts, with a tree house to keep kids busy 4, Shri Krishna Enclave, Kottivakkam, Phone: 91 44 24511130

California Pizza Kitchen Corn Croquettes,Quesadillas,Focaccia, Tuscan Hummus, Moroccan chicken salad, Enchiladas, assortment of wines, White Chocolate n Strmubery Cheesecake, and Tiramisu are all so delizioso! Phoenix Market City,Velachery Main Road, Velachery, Phone: 91 7305080227

Darios A place of sensuous mix of delicious fwd, with beautiful ambience and it emphasis on simple,fresh, home-cooked fwd, as fprepared in an Italian home. 11, Kasturi Rangan Road, 2nd Street,Teynampet,,Near Russian Cultural Centre. Ph: 4919 3333

Focaccia Tmttor~arfyled restaurant that offers patrons rmmrtablr ltaltanflarours wlth an men kitchen and wood fired men to re-createfamily recipes as an ode to home-style cooking Hyatt Regency, 365, Anna Salai, Teynampet, Phone: 91 44 61001234

Italia - The Park Pod Authentic Italian cuisine in a setting that is casual yet elegant, and a menu with mind spinning options to choose fromfor both veg n non-vegfoodies 23/13, Khader Nawaz Khan Road, Nungambakkam,91 44 42955555

Little Italy Quality smice m'th a smile, in a clean and envimnment that brings to you an experience of vibrant and "true" Italian cuisine 50,17th Cross Street, Besant Nagar, Phone: 91 8939295000

Olives A high quality vegetarianrestaurant that offers lunch n dinner buffets with Italiun specialities that include Ratatouille, Pasta, Corn n Cheese Balls, and Salads Deccan Plaza, 36, Royapettah High Road, Royapettah, Phone: 91 44 66773333

Spaghetti Kitchen Savour homemade Italian special bread, soups n salads, pizzas, hmdcrnfledfilled pasta, risotto dishes, and desserts at this quick n efficient outlet Phoenix Market City, Velachery Main Road, Velachery, Phone: 91 44 30083730

Tuscana Pizzaria A classic woodfired pizzeria to bring you the very best of thin must pizw, pastas, bruschefta and pmzna cottas, with home-deliveryoptions too! 19,3rd Street, Wallace Garden Road, Nungambakkam, Phone: 91 44 45038008

JAPANESE Akasaka Oldest Japaneserestaurant in town with delightful m b o s and delicacies that are perfect on seasoning, quantity and cooking level 128, Lattice Bridge Road, Behind JayanthiTheatre, Thiruvanmiyur, Phone: 91 44 24453424

Fuji An authentic as it can get with minimalisticdecor and low dining table, thefwd here is an experience as much as it is a tasty afiir. We say go beyond the usual sushis or sashimis and try their amazingfusion series - Mabo Nasu or Ahijo. No.134, Chamiers Road, Nandanam Ph: 91 44 42112511


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Come Diwali, and everyone in India tend to get an overdose of sweets. Our ancestors have come up with a special recipe to help handle all the fat and aid in digestion. Here's the recipe prepared by home chef Latha Chelladurrai. Ingredients: Jaggery ............................................................... 112 cup Coriander & Pepper corns ...........................2 tbsp each Cardamom ........................................................... 1whole Carom......................................................................... 1tsp Jeera.......................................................................... 1tbsp Sitharathai..............................1 inch piece(optiona1) Dry ginger powder ............................................... 1 tsp Gingelly Oil............................................................. 2 tbsp Ghee ......................................................................1 tsp Method: First, let's prep up the jaggery syrup. Add water to jaggery till it immerses. Heat it up till it bubbles. Strain to remove impurities. Take all the ingredients except dry ginger powder and soak in water. Transfer all the ingredients to a mixer.Grind it to a semi fine paste. Add dry ginger powder and mix well. Now add jaggery syrup and heat for 2mins until its frothy then add the paste and mix well. Simmer and keep stirring, till it gets a sticky texture. At this stage, add oil and keep stirring for 3mins, finally add ghee and then switch off. Cool down and store in an airtight container. Now gobble up!

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Surrender to vour senses Seasonal Tastes of the Westln chains in Velachey is worth taking time o f t o spend an evening in its sheer opulence and grandeur .Just as you are absorbing the serenity, the Watermelon/Cranberry Juice served takes you to another realm. The acidity of the cranbery revs up the appetitefor things to follow. In the sumptuous vegetarian platter, the spices of the vegetables were set off wonderfully by the sweetness and tartness of the charred pineapple and the blandness of cheese in the grilled paneer only enhanced the flavour. I love, loved how the crispness of the fish encrusted with spices, was in total contrast to its well-cooked white flesh inside. Overall the non-vegetarian platter is more of a comfort food that revokes memories of the good old days! An Indian main course is at its best when served HOT - especially when it is hot, steaming, stuffed parathas! The eye-catching burst of colours came as an accompaniment in the form of the royal yellow Butter a c k e n , the humble orange Dal, the exotic


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Crystal Jade Combining authentic Asian cuisinefrom China, Thailand,Malaysia and Singaporefor a hue global e x p h c e The Checkers Hotel, 30, Anna Salaii Little Mount, Saidapet, Phone: 91 44 43994399

Her Name is Ming Appreciate the mouth wat~ngflavours and aromas of thefinestfusion cuisine with stnnddut dishes from China. Malaysia, and Bali Clarion Hotel, 25, Dr. Radhakrishnan Salai, Mylapore, Phone: 91 44 28472211

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beautifully landscaped sen side restaurant that offers the best of Malaysian, Indian and Continental cuisine 123, East Raja Street, Grand Bay Resort Kovelong Road, ECR, Mahabalipuram, Phone: 91 44 27443060

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A trendy restaurant well r m b e r e d f o r its cubicle style seating arrangement, set menus and the cooked-to-perfection Sushi Platter 24/1,1st Cross Street, l T K Road, Near Boston School, Alwarpet, Phone: 91 44 45000715

Teppan Original Japanesefnrecooked in Teppnnynkistyle and offered both as a-la carte and set menus that umer almost all specialities 146,lst Floor, TTK Road, Alwarpet, Phone: 91 44 32216635

KOREAN In Seoul A Korean BBQ restaurant that satiates the Korennfwdie cravings at a modest price with their delicious gourmetfood 530 ('3149 & 150), l T K Road, Above More Supermarket, Alwarpet, Phone: 91 44 42081998

New Seoul A plush Korean restaurant thnt serves BBQ specials, a la carte Korean dishes, Nwdles n Rice, and varieties of meats with exotic sauce n seasonings 406, 'ITK Road, Alwarpet, Phone: 91 44 42138884

MALAYSIAN Chap Chay Pickfrom an array of Asian dishes or be your own chef and make your stirfnes just the way you want them @ Chap Chay's do-it-yourselfstirfry station The Raintree, 120, St Mary's Road, Alwarpet, Phone: 91 44 42252525

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Enjoy age-old recipes d@ly cooked to deliver traditional mouth-watering dishes that are part of Malaysia's unique heritage 17 & 18, Appaswamy Towers, Pondy Bazaar, Sir Thyagaraya Road, T Nagar, Phone: 91 44 24335759

New Town Well-knownfur serving some sizzling Malaysian streetfwd and Fusion cuisine with elaborate menu options and a relaxed ambience TTK Road, Next To Levi's Store, Alwarpet, Phone: 91 44 43213333

Night Queen A rwf topfusion restaurant that blends Malaysian and Lebanese cuisine, with a spectacular aerial mew of Singnrn C h n a i at night Vestin Park Hotel, 39, Montieth Road, Egmore, Phone: 91 44 28527171

MEDITERRANEAN Aqua A rwf-top pwlside bar and Mediterranean lounge, sets the perfect vibefor spending quality time with awesomefwd The Park, 601, Nungambakkam High Road, Nungambakkam, Phone: 91 44 42676000

Bazzar Serving kitchen secretfrom Sou& Asia, theMediterranean,and Europe, thefwd brings the magic of hwenly street-eats Grand by GRT, 120, Pondy Bazaar, Sir Tnyagaraja Road, T.Nagar, Phone: 91 44 28150500

Aznui Bay Fresh authenticflavoursof Chinese & Italian Mediterranean cuisine with

Fresh Natural Gelato, Satq's, Dim Sums, Wood-firedPizzas and much w e 13,lst Crescent Road, Gandhinagar, Adyar, Phone: 91 8754490250

Lavash The Hot & Cold Mezee Mixed Platter, Lamb Koftn, Seafwd Tagine, and Umm Ali will mnke sure that theguests come backfur another msit 9,3rd Floor, Oyster Building, Khader Nawaz Khan Road (KNK), Nungambakkam, Phone: 91 44 42141144

Seagull Take your pickfrom the buffet or sit back and relish a menu specially designed by the chef, to serve multi-cuisinedelights with Continental, Chinese and Indian fnwurites Vivanta by Taj Fisherman's Cove, Covelong Beach, Off East Coast Road, ECR, Phone: 91 44 67413353

The Wharf Indulge in grilled meats, seafood, delicate pastas and specially selected wine pairings, as you watch the sun set over the Bay of Bengal Radisson BLU Templebay, 57, Covelong Road, East Coast Road (ECR), Mamdlapuram, Phone: 91 8144086107

Upper Deck Stylish restaurant that ofers cnndlelit, alfresco dining with a superb selection of foods that challenge you to resist; not to forget the lrrvish Champagne Brunch laid out every Sunday Vivanta by Taj Fisherman's Cove, Covelong Beach, Off East Coast Road ECR, Phone: 91 44 67413388

MEXICAN Bay 146 Afun place to hang out withfiends or family with awesomefwd and deftly blended cocktails n mocktails The Savera Hotel, 146, RK Salai, Mylapore, Phone: 91 44 28114700

D Cafk A vibrant cafe that offers M e x i m and Italian cuisines with pizzas, sandwiches, brownies n mufins, mocktails,fizz drinks, hot n cold coffees n teas 35A, Bazullah Road, T Nagar, Phone: 91 44 28157786

Don Pepe Serving ~hennaisome choicest Mexican delicacies fm over 13 uears n m . their specialities include authentic Fajitas, Tacos, Enchiladas, Chimi Qumgns, and Burittos 73, Cathedral Road, Gopalapuram, Phone: 91 44 28110343

Duchess Restaurant Apartfrom Quesadillns n Enchiladas, the GrandmothersSunday Roasted Chicken, Roast Leg of ~ a i band , Baked Lobster Savannah are dejinitely worth

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84, Kaaraikudi Complex, Dr. Radhakrishnan Salai, Mylapore, Phone: 91 44 28111128

J's Five Two A boutique hotel that smes Mexican, Italian, Continental, Oriental n Indian cuisines along with an extensive beverage menu 80/29,2nd Main Road, Near ChamiersRoad, RA Puram, Phone: 91 7667401109

Kaidi Kitchen Get afeel of what it is to be behind bars ;) Delicious Mexican, Lebanese, Burmese, Thai n Italian veggie delights served in a jail set up 2013, Bishop Wallers Avenue, Mylapore, Phone: 91 8695304900

Newyorker A simply one of the best vegetarian hangouts w'th quirky ambience and reasonable prices. You can order Mexican, Italian and Indian dishes on the menu, the place catm to every mwd. 21,lst floor, Wallace Garden 3rd Street, Thousand Lights West, Thousand Lights Ph: 4206 8989

Sigree Global Grill Experienceflavoursfrom all around the globe includingMexican, Spanish, Mediterranenn,and Indian cuisines with their lavish buffet spread 5/360,1st Floor, Old Mahabalipuram Road (OMR), Phone: 91 44 43859983

PAN-ASIAN Animal Kingdom Enjoy your buffet amidst a jungle set up; relish their unlimited starters and lavish buffet that includes Indian, Continental, Thai, and Chinese dishes 44,lst Main Road, Gandhi Nagar, Adyar, Phone: 91 9840999555

Pan Asian India'sfinest Asian restaurantfeaturing 3 interactive kitchensfor Chinese 6 Thai Stir and Wok Fry, Mongolian Brazier; Japanese- Yakitori 6 Teppan Grill, alongwith Korean BBQ in-built grill tables, Sushi bars, and more ITC Grand Chola, 63, Mount Road, Guindy, Phone: 91 44 49065492

The Hip Asia Thejinest ingredients and the most authentic recipes come together at Hip Asia, giving patrons a chance to experience the real tastes ofAsia Vivanta by Taj Connemara, 2, Binny Road, Phone: 91 44 66000000

Wok A Toque A compact restaurant serving a wide range of Chinese, Thai, and Japanese specialities with buffet and a la carte options to dtwsefrom 4, Thirumalai Pillai Road, T Nagar, Phone: 91 9025749764

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THAI Benjarong An exceptional combination of authentic Thai recipes prepared withfresh local produce that result in an array of mouth-watering dishes 146, TI'K Road, Alwarpet, Phone: 91 44 24322640

Chap Chay Pickfrom an array of Asian dishes or be your own chef and make your stirfries just the way you want them @Chap Chrry's do-it-yourself stirfry station The Raintree, 120, St Mary's Road, Alwarpet, Phone: 91 44 42252525

Flower Drum A unique Chinese n Thai restaurant that only semes pure vegetariandishes at an affordableprice 46,2nd Floor, Prince Plaza, Pantheon Road, Egmore, Ph: 91 44 43102.545

Thai Food House A small but eficient Thaifood outlet that offers scrumptious variety of Grills, Satays, Soups, Starters, and combos 215/131, St. Many's Road, Alwarpet, Phone:91 44 42334300

Lotus Afine-dining elite restaurant committed to serving only the most authentic recipes of Thailand nurtured by master chefs The Park, 601, NungambakkamHigh Road, Nungambakkam, Phone: 91 44 42676000

Silk Elegantly decorated specialty restaurant that boasts of its Thai lady chefs who excel in creating an array of distinctive Thai dishes,from the pleasantly mild to the intensely spl'cy Kohinoor Asiana Hotel, 1/238, Semmencheny, Semmenchery, Phone: 91 44 67411000

CAFB Amethyst Cafe An elegant all-dq brenkfast n coffee shop with classy ambience to swthe the mind and deliciousfood tofill the tummy Whites Road, Next To Corporation Bank,Royapettah Phone: 91 44 28541623

Caffeine A 24-hour capshop right in the middle of Nungambakkam The Spring Hotel, 11, Kodambakkam High Road, Nungambakkam, Phone: 91 44 40509999

Cappuccino A cofee shop and restaurant with warm ambience,fnendlystafl: and a wide variety of internationalfire with an Italian accent Crowne Plaza, TTK Road, Alwaqet, Phone: 91 8144169274

Ciclo Cafe A relaxed andfnendly environmentwith simple caffod that aims to bring back nostalgic, memories of the olden cycling days in this cycle themed cafi 33/47, Gandhi Mandapam Road, Kotturpuram, Phone: 91 44 4204 8666

Club house A trendy European bistro with an Asian twist that's open round the clock Taj Club House Hotel, 2, Club House Road, Anna Salai, Thousand Lights, Phone: 91 44 66313131

Dario's An Italian cap that is ever sofamousfor its Gnocchi Do Massa, Crostini Siciliani, Stromboli Pum, Cannelonial, and Tiramisu 11, Poes Garden, 2nd Street, Kasturi Rangan Road, Near Ashwini Hospital, Alwarpet, Phone: 91 7667546109

Kipling Cafe A serene oasis to relu and sample a wide assortment of European and Asian dishes and drinks by the sea 16, L JeyAvenue, Akkarai, ECR, Phone: 91 7667813504

Paprika A 24hour coffee shop that smes a b h u of Indinn and Italian cuisines in an elegant n warm setup Courtyard Maniott, 564, Anna Salai, Teynampet, Phone: 91 44 66764000

Green Chillies Afnmdly global ca@ serving Streetfood from across the wmld; the most sought after are their World Lunch Combo Ambica Empire, 79,100 feet Road, Vadapalani, Phone:91 44 23621818

The Brew Room Walk in to discover a wide range of speciality coffee blends, light bites, and dessert The Savera Hotel, 146, RK Salai, Mylapore, Phone: 91 44 28114700

The Madaras Cafe Madras 'nashta', Barottizza (pizm... Madras style), Vadmuiches (sandwichesmade with oadais) and Traditionalbeverages to complete the meal 123 & 124, Basement, Ispahani Centre, NungambakkamHigh Road, Nungambakkam, Phone: 91 44 42010809

DESSERT Biscotti Indulge in a wide variety of cookies, biscotti, breads, cakes, macarms, truffles, chocolates in dark, white, and regular along with beautifully decorated pastries and cakes Hyatt Regency, 365, Anna Salai, Teynampet, Phone: 91 44 61001234

Cake WaIk Heavenly pastries, crisp tarts, moist brownies, soft cupcakes, chewy cookies,

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cold-set mousses and oven-fresh breads are what you willfind m t h ~ outlet s 1,Kothari Road, SterlingRoad, Opposite Sterling Club, Nungambakkam, Phone: 91 7667307255

Mista Heavenly cakes and pastry will sure a stress buster, walk in with prior order to make it on time. Turyaa Chennai ,144 / 7, Rajiv Gandhi Salai (OMR), Kottivakkam, Phone : 044 6697 0000

eclair - The Patisserie Moist spongy mndeleines, citrusy lemon cake; celebration cakes with memnrable tkvours, handmade desserts with an authentic French twrst are just a@ of the hlkands fuund here E Hotel, Ground Floor, Express Avenue Mall, Whites Road, Royapettah, Phone: 91 44 28463333

Ecstasy Snack on chilled pastries, drinking desserts, ice creams, or premium teas n coffeesfram Ecstasy while catching up on yourfaourite matie @ Snthyam Cinemas 8, Sathyam Cinemas Complex, Ihiruvika Road, Royapettah Phone: 91 44 43920444

Movenpick Internationally reputed ice creams created hand crafkd in the kitchens of fine Swiss restaurants is now here in Chennai to steal your senses in scoops and waf7e cones 53, Nungambakkam High Road, Nungambakkam, Phone: 91 44 28279300

Nutmeg The Gourmet Shop Walk in any time and enjoy ovenfresh boulangerie, sandwiches, signature pastries, artisanal chocolates,and a choice of milkshakes to satiate your sweet tmth ITC Grand Chola.. 63.. Mount Road. Guindy, Phone: 91 44 49065272

Snofield Indulge in scoops of cold stone ice cremns in allfimours topped with generous amounts of sauce and nuts, apartfrom creamy shakes, andfreshfruit juices 1, Cathedral Road, Gopalapuram, Phone: 91 44 28116416

The Slice A gourmet bakery not only with delicious croissantsand pastries and also their expert pastissiers will bake customized designer cakesfm birthdays, anniversariesor weddings. The rich Indian sweets mndefrom here is a must. GRT Grand, 120, Sir Thyagaraya Road, T.Nagar, Phone: 91 44 28150500

Tryst cafe A bakery store and cap that o m a choice of breads, baguettes, quiches,

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cakes, tarts, and klalrs baked fresh everyday 14, Gem Court, Khader Nawaz Khan Road, Nungambakkam, Phone: 91 9094844777

OUTDOOR SEATING Above Sea Level Enjoy imported or domestic beverages with a selection of tasty continental entres atop the 14th level rooftop restobar with stunning views of the city The Raintree, 120, St Mary's Road, Alwarpet, Phone: 91 44 42252525

Any Time This 24 hour elite multi-cuisine restaurant is a preferred social dining optionfor its extensivelunch n dinner buffet and elaboratemenu offood a la carte GRT Grand, 120, Pondy Bazaar, Sir Thyagaraja Road, T.Nagar, Phone: 91 7811895114

Basera An exotic lush garden restaurant that serves Indian, Chinese, and Continental fmd;faouredfor its unique huts on shlts 146, East Coast Road (ECR), Near F'rarthana Cinema Hall, Vettuvankeni, Phone: 91 44 24492362

Bella Ciao The city'sfirst alfresco Italian restaurant with a tree house to keep kids busy 4, Shri Krishna Enclave, Kottivakkam, Phone: 91 44 24511130

Board Walk The elegant pmlside grill restaurant that

o m an open air terrace seating with Gazebos to catch some entertainment and enjoy grills with International beverages Ramada, Gandhi Irwin Bridge Road, Egmore, Phone: 91 44 30004777

Brew Room Business hotel's relared mfie shop with a garden senring b r e w t s , lunches and beverages. Savera Hotel, 146, Dr.Radhahihmn Road, Ph:044 28114700

Cloud Nine Afine-dining rmf-fop restaurant with a spectacular view of the Chennai skyline, seming Indian, Tandoor & Chinese delicacies GLM Meridian Hotel, 80 A, Chevalier Sivaji Ganesan Salai, South Boag Road, T.Nagar, Phone: 91 7401010107

Crimson Chakra Sit in a shallow pool with a waterfall f7m'ng in the background as you relish signature dishes in Continental, North n South Indian cuisines 13,lst Crescent Road, Gandhi Nagar, Adyar, Phone: 91 9677277900

7, Khader Nawaz Khan Road, Nungambakkam, Phone: 91 44 30853532

Food Village Enjoy authentic Indian, Chinesen Tandmr recipes at their open garden restaurant with yourfriends n familyfor a memorable experience 2/181, East Coast Road, Injambakkam, Phone: 91 44 24490391

High Snack on yummyfingerfoods, in the all new sky lounge by the pool that is Ohso-up above the sky so high! The Raintree, 636, Anna Salai, Teynampet, Phone: 91 7810978952

Lydie's Enjoy catch of the day grilledjish with h o m m d e salads, Lydie's crabcakes, and much more seated either in Woven Bamboo Basket Boats, mntage wooden nylon chairs, or bamboo sofa sets 2/196, Ruby Garden, East Coast Road (ECR), Muttukadu, Phone: 91 44 27472602

Minar An alfresco zone leaving behind panoramic view of the city lights, this rwPop Mughalai and Awadhi restaurant elevate the atmosphere with melodious ghazals The Savera Hotel, 146, RK Salai, Mylapore, Phone: 91 44 28114700

New Town A Malaysian streetfmd outlet with breezy lawn seatingfor casual dining 363, Injambakkam, Opposite VGP Golden Beach, ECR, Phone: 91 9176066866

Piano The largest multi cuisine buffet restaurant in the city with live stations and interactive Chefs will make your dining a pleasant experience The Savera Hotel, 146, RK Salai, Mvlapore, . - Phone: 91 44 28114700

Shiiaz Art Cafe Enjoy an intimate dining expen'ence on the shores of the Bay of Bengnl with some exotic Iranian delectable 27, Beach Road, Kapleshwar Nagar, Neelangarai, Phone: 91 9840572126

The Crown Enjoy the perfect candle-11tdlnner under the stars in ftle d u" o shighest roof " , t ,m restaurant with stunning views of the city's skyline, serving Indian and continental cuisine The Residency Towers, 115, Pondy Bazaar, Sir Thyagaraya Road, T.Nagar, Phone: 91 44 28156363

Unwind Resto Cafe A covered outdoor seating cafe that sewes Russian, Continental, and Indian recipes; an merall gmd place to hang out with friends 74, The IRCC Cafe, Russian Culture Centre, Kasturi Rangan Road, Gopalapuram, Phone: 91 9551098704




Music & shopping ber ; ~wusicana madness Gear up this October, Chennai as Global Sound, a property of Sparkkz, is presenting to you Sunburn arena with the EDM sensation DJ KSHMR with fellow DJ Jai Wolf. The festival is taking place on Sunday, Odober 22nd at VGP Beach Resort located in East Coast Road. A massive stage of about 40 feet will be erected along with LED walls and 'State of the Art' audio lighting equipment. The Head Line Act will be by DJ KSHMR - A DJ who has given plenty numbers of EDM songs to us to rock the mood up in the clubs and the parties. DJ KASHMR1s real name is Niles Hollowell-Dhar and he has been elevated to 12th in the Top 100 DJs of 2016. Rock on, Chennai! Details:


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October Festive fashion Karishma Dresses has everything you look for this festive season, from stunning designer Anarkali, perfect ready-made salwar suits to mesmerizing indo-western wears.You find it great shopping online? Fantastic! You can pick your favorite suit from their online store that offers trendy Indian couture. Details: New No.58, Nungambakkam High Rd, Nungambakkam, Phone: 044 2821 3210

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Den Bar Hotel NRS Sakithyan, 42, ThanikachalamRoad, T Nagar, Ph:24315919

Down Town Deccan Plaza, 36, Royapettah High Road, Royapettah. Ph: 66713333

Durrant's Bar My Fortune Hotel, 10, Cathedral Road, Gopalapuram. Ph: 28110101

Elevate 4, Thirumalai Pillai Road, T Nagar. Ph: 7812840335

Fluid 3, Southern Crest, Venkatnarayana Road, T Nagar. Ph: 24313325

Fuel The Pride Hotel, 216, E V R Periyar Salai, Pwnamalle High Road, Kilpauk. Ph: 43989898

Gallop Bar Radisson Blu, 531, GST Road, St. Thomas Mount. Ph: 7667193742

Guinness D Bar BKR Grand Hotel, 71, Usman Road, Off 21 & 22 Sarojini Street, T Nagar. Ph:2432715

365 A.S Hyatt Regency, 365, Anna Salai, Teynampet Ph: 61001234

BAY 146 Resto lounge SAVERA HOTEL, 146, Dr.Radhakrishnan Road, Ph: 2811 4700,9710947363

Anchor Bar Vivanta by Taj Fisherman's Cove, Covelong Beach, ECR. Ph: 67413354

Bamboo Bar The Savera Hotel, 146, RK Salai Cathedral Road. Ph: 9543119821

BBar 94, SomersetGreenways, Sathyadev Avenue, MRC Nagar, Santhome. Ph: 49001010

Bike & Barrel The Residency Towers, 115, Pondy Bazaar, Sir Thyagaraya Road, T Nagar, Ph: 28156363

Bliss Bar Grand Residence Hotel, 85/86, Arcot Road, Porur. Ph: 9962539511

Blu Hickey Bistro Radisson Blu, 531, GST Road, St. Thomas Mount. Ph: 7305339464

Crystal Bar Hotel Ranjith, 15, MG Road, Nungambakkam. Ph: 28270521

Crystal Bar Green Coconut Resort, 58/1, East Coast Road, ECR. Ph: 27472036

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Hudson Harrisons Hotel, 315, Vduvar Kottam High Road, Nungambakkam. ~ h4 :~ ~ 2 2 r n

Lava Bar Saaral Residency, 1/685, Valayapathy Salai, Near MMM Hospital, Mogappair. Ph: 9941099984

Lexus Pub Benzz Park Hotel, 62, Thirumalai Pillai Road, T Nagar. Ph:28159999

Million Dollars - The Pub Arnbica Empire Hotel, 79,100 Feet Road, Vadapalani. Fh:7305767713

Mixx Hotel Fortel, 3, Gandhi Irwin Road, Egmore. Ph: 30242424

MoonVine Lounge Bar JP Hotel, 1131, Inner Ring Road, Koyambedu. Ph: 66888000

Mustang Bar Green Park Hotel, 183, NSK Salai, Arfot Road, Vadapalani Ph: 66515151

Nostradamus Fortune Select Palms, 142, Old Mahabalipuram Road (OMR),OMR Ph: 39884444

Opium The Hotel Royal Plaza, 3, E Road, Koyambedu. Ph: 23790066

Paddington 132, Chamiers Road, Nandanam. Ph: 24348440

Poison The CheckersHotel, 30, Anna Salai, Little Mount, Saidapet. Ph: 43994399

Poker Bar Hotel Shelter, 19, Venkatesa Agraharam Road, Mylapore. Ph: 49241919

Recharge Bar Asiana Place Hotel, Phase lII, Zenith Building, Ascendas IT Park, CSIR Road, Taramani. Ph: 66798888

Steam &Whistles Grand by GRT, 120, Pondy Bazaar, Sir Thyagaraja Road, T. Nagar, Phone: 91 44 2815500

Studio Karaoke Bar Cine City Hotel, 28,lst Main Road, United India Colony, Kodamba!&m. Ph: 9941416394

The Leather Bar The Park, 601, Nungambakkam High Road, Nungambakkam. Ph: 42676000

The Moon And Sixpence Hablis Hotel, 19, GST Road, Guindy. l'h: 22334000

The Pirates Bar Esthell Hotel, 1, Royal Enclave, Besant Avenue, Adyar. Ph: 7667883715

The Society Bar Ambassador Pallava, 30, Montieth Road, Egmore. Ph: 28554476

Touchdown 4/364 A, Palavakkarn, ECR Ph: 9025770530

Turf Pub Citrus, 35, Kaveri Nagar, Waterland Drive, Kottivakkam Beach, Tiruvanmiyur, Ph: 24515435

US 101 -The Resto Bar GLM Meridian Hotel, 80 A, Chevalier Sivaji Ganesan Salai, South Boag Road, Nagar. Ph: 7401010107

White House Bar Hotel Bhimaas, 1, Amman Koil Street, 100 Feet Road, Vadapalani. l'h: 24812481

Winchester Bar Radisson Blu, 2, Ethiraj Salai, C-in-C Road, Egmore. Ph: 30404444

WXYZ (SM) Bar Aloft Chennai, 102, Rajiv Gandhi Salai, OMR, Sholinganallur. Ph: 7305486236

Zara Tapas Bar Cathedral Road, Gopalapuram Ph: 28111462

Zero Degrees Quality Hotel Sabari Classic, OMR, Navalur Ph: 47445030


LOUNGE BAR Arcot Bar Trident, 1/24, GST Road, GST Road, Ph:9543280846

Blend Taj Club House Hotel 2, Club House Road, Anna Salai, Thousand Lights. Fh:66313131 Chipstead Taj Coromandel, 37, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Nungambakkam, Ph:66002827

Distil Vivanta by Taj Comemara, 2, Binny Road, Egmore Ph:66000000 ElixirE Hotel 2nd Floor, Express Avenue Mall, Whites Road, Royapettah. Ph: 28463333

High The Raintree, 636, Anna Salai, Teynampet. Ph:7810978952

I-Lounge Kohinoor Asiana Hotel, 1/238, Semmencheny, OMR. Ph:67411000

Library BluThe Leela Palace, Adyar Seaface, MRC Nagar, Santhome. Ph: 33661234

Lobby Lounge The Leela Palace, Adyar Seaface, MRC Nagar, Santhome. Ph: 33661212

Madera The Raintree, 636, Anna Salai, Teynampet. Ph:7810009623

Slounge Lemon Tree Hotel, 72, Sardar Pate1 Road, Guindy. Ph: 44232323

Swirl The Gateway, 309, Rajiv Gandhi IT Expressway, Old Mahabalipuram Road (0MR)SholinganaUur. Ph:66802500

The Cheroot Malt & Cigar Lounge ITC Grand Chola, 63, Mount Road, Guindy. Ph: 49065272

The Dome Le Royal Meridien Hotel, 1, GST Road, St. Thomas Mount, Kathipara.Ph:9543936596

The Westminister Crowne Plaza, l T K Road, Alwarpet. Fh:91 44 24994101

Tranque bar ITC Grand Chola, 63, Mount Road, Guindy. Ph: 49065272

Twist Turyaa Chennai, 144 / 7, Rajiv Gandhi Salai (OMR), Kottivakkam, Phone : 044 6697 0000

Urban Lounge Hotel Centre Point, 286, Old MahabalipuramRoad (OMR), S h o l i n g d u r . Ph:24509000

Vintage Bank Hilton, 124/1, JN Salai, Ekkaduthangal.Ph:22255555

Waves Bar &Lounge Ramada, Gandhi Irwin Bridge Road, Egmore. Fh:30004777

Willows The Westin, 154, Velachery Main Road, Velachery. Fk22.553366


10 Downing Street Kences Inn Boutique Hotel, 50, North Boag Road, T Nagar. Fh:28152152

Candy Club Hotel Sakithyan, 42, Thanikachalam Road, T Nagar. Ph:9600064411

Gatsby 2000 Gowne Plaza, l T K Road, Alwarpet, Fh:24994101

Escape Green Park Hotel, 183, NSK Salai, Arcot Road, Vadapalani, Fh:66515151

Havana The Raintree, 120, St Mary's Road, Alwarpet. Ph:42252525

High Time GRT Grand, 120, Pondy Bazaar, Sir ThyagarayaRoad,T Nagar. Fh:7811891847

Illusions The Madras Pub, 105,lst Floor, Dr. Radhakrishnan Salai, Mylapore. Fh:7811050355

M i u s One 125 Hotel Park View, Valluvarkottam High Road, Nungambakkam. Ph: 9551255110

Pasha The Park, 601, Nungambakkam High Road,Nungambakkam. Ph: 42676000

QBar Hilton, 124/1, JN Salai, Ekkaduthangal.Ph:22255555

Zodiac The Accord MetropolitanHotel, 35, GN Chetty Road, T Nagar. Fh:7810837044

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MALLS Abirami Mega Mall The 1st familw entertainmentcentre of south India t&t holds thematic cineka theatres with 100%reclining seats, an artificially created snow world, branded shopping outlets, and other modern amenities No 152, Purasaiwalkam High Road, Kilpauk, Ph: 9940066177

Ampa Skywalk Enjoy a day-out with over 19 different cuisines, hand-picked shopping outlets, 7 multiplex theatres, ice skating, a 70 movie, and h e a restful night in their a 20 room boutique hotel No 1, Nelson Manickam Road, Aminjikarai, Ph 30249494

Chennai Citi Centre Opened in 2006, the entry of this mall chanzed the show in^ culture in Chennai to what it is now - an experience by itself! No 10 & 11,Dr Radhakrishnan Salai, Mylapore, Ph 28477882

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Express Avenue Mall South India's second largest mall, that houses 210 premium national and international brands, 3 leuels of parking, afusionfood court, 8 screen multiplex, and a luxurious business boutique hotel No 49/50 L, Near Club House Road, Whites Road, Royapettah, lh ' 28464703

Phoenix Marketcity One of the biggest malls in the city spread over 1 million sqf.,features over 250 international and domestic retail brands, a 11-screen multiplex cinema,

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Kids p l q zone, coffee shops, ...... restaurants No 142, Velachery Main Road, Velacherv. Ph: 30083008

The F O N Vijaya ~ Mall A whole newfamily shopping experience with loo+ retail outlets, spaciousfwd court, Qlennai's largest hypennarket, 9

screen multiplex including Palazzo and IMAX, and a sprawling multi-leuel car parking system amongst many others No 183, NSK Salai, Vadapalani, Ph:7299012240

The Grand Mall An enjoyablefamily entertainment and shopping experience with 5-screen multiplex, Clam bowling alley with kids play zone, trendy food destination, shopping outlets, and an exclusive Fwd Street No 137, Velachery Tambaram Main Road. Velacheri. Ph:9940166611

DEPARTMENT STORES Globus Style yourselfwith a vast collection of apparels and accessoriesformen and women to keep up with the trending times No 113/114, Thyagaraya Road, T Nagar, Ph: 28155058

Lifestyle A one-stop shopfor nppnrels, accessories, beauty, andfashionfor men, women, kids and your home needs No 10 & 11, Dr Radhakrishnan Salai, Mylapore, Ph: 28477882

Shoppers Stop A truly international shopping destination with unparalleled assortment

of leading international and national brands in clothingfm men, women, and kids; accessories,fmgrances, cosmetics, footwear; homefurnishing and decor No 2, Harrington Road, Chetpet, Ph 26363355

Westside Explore endless possibilities in apparels for men, women, youth, and kids; exquisite range of hand-crafedfurniture and decorfor your home No G50 Spencer Plaza, 769, Anna Salai, Ph 28490574

DESIGNER STORES Amaara Contemporay tunics, dresses, salwar kameezes, kurtas and lehangas designed by Swrya Krishna and Vijayalakshmi Krishna, for the modern woman No. 27/14 CV Raman Road, Alwarpet, Ph: 45000020

Ambrosia Truly a 'Milunge of all things chic' Ambrosia brings together a collection of women's ethnic and party wear, shoes, bags,fashion jewelley, clothes, home furnishings and more No. 31 Anderson Road, Nungambakkam, Ph: 28261213

Amethyst A boutique that hosts a selection of Indian design across clothing,fine and costumejewelley, as well as accentsfor homefeaturing an array of designers No. Whites Road, Royapettah, Ph: 45991630. Buva House, No.13/8, Khader Nawaz Khan Road, Nungambakkam, Ph: 42085814/ 16/ 17/ 19

Anokhi Well-knownfor its distinctiveblock prints in rich colours and patterns, and its unique range of apparel, home ware and accessories No. 47/85, Chmiers Road, Ph: 24311495

Brass Tacks An exclusive storefor women's wear; includes dresses,jackets, hrtas, tunics, pants, skirts, shirts, salwars, chudihrs, and tops No.77/13, CP Ramaswamy Road, Ph: 42081767

Collage A world of design, colour & texture in ensembles, saris, tunicdtops, dresses, jewellery, and men's wearfrm the best of Indian designer labels No. 153 Greams Road, Egmore, Fh:28291443

Evoluzione Clothing Unlqu~desipl~destination thal offer5 the best Indian labels in fashion and also houses lighting and living space accessories No. 30 KNK Road, Nungambakkam, Ph: 28333627 A &de-to-measure wncepf boutique in Mm s Fashlon mecializin~m ethnic designer wear, hhndcraftedusuits, shirts and trousers aimed at sophisticated, discerning andfashim conscious gentlemen No.20, Khader Nawaz Khan Road, Nungamba!&m, Ph: 43084380 / 81 / 82

Lagan A leading boutique that exclusively sells wedding trousseauformen; with designs that beautifully patents the richness of the lndian tradition combining it with the contemporay No.39/66, Thirumalai Pillai Road, T Nagar, Ph: 28156462

Rehane Flagship store of a leading lndian fashion designer best knownfor her designs in luxu y clothing, leather and other accessories; that are simple, stylish yet elegant! No.1/125, Nungambakkam High Road, Nungambakkam, Ph: 65195850

Ritu Kumar Store that offers hrtis, suits, saris, lehengas, bags, and made-to-order wedding trousseau of the most respected designer-wear brand in India No.4/22 Rutland Gate, 4th Street, Nungamba!&m, l'h Fh30833/4

Sidney Sladen Boutique that offers exclusive Sidney Sladen line of products, featuring his prominent labels - Prtt a porter, Haute Couture/ Vintage,Bridal Line, Mnternity line and Men's Wear

No.83/74, Kashlri Ranga Road, Alwarpet, Ph: 45000102

Viari Carry your world w'th you with their vast selection of backpacks, handbags, wallets, totes, phone covers, @top, travel bags, belts, and briefcasesformen &w m No.1 Dr.Radhakrishnan Salai, Mylapore, l ' h : 42049399

KIDS Gini & Jony Store The most trusted b desired kid'sfashion

brand in the country; w'th a variety of tops n bottomsfor boys andgirls No.10, Panagal Park, T Nagar, Ph: 42652424

Hippocampus An exclusive children'slibray and workshop centre to cultivate the budding talents in children and expose them to different aspects of the world Old No.4,3rd Avenue, Indiranagar, Adyar, l'h: 24433544 /42116417

Hunky Dory A complete kiddie store with wide options in clothing,fwtwear, toys, baby gear 6 nursery, and men maternity wear No.241C, Kilapuk Garden Road, Ph:42857602

Just Born Omstop shopfor new mommies shoppingfor their newborn or toddlers; clothes, toys, diapers,feeding supplies, knitwear and grooming accessoriesfor your precious bundle ofjoy! No.99 Nungambakkam High Road, Nungambakkam, Ph: 28254670

Lilliput Kidswear Find everyday essentialsforinfants, toddlers,and juniors; includes baby wear, baby care range of products, toys, feeding gear, stroll&alkers and baby roomfurniture 282/1 TIK Road, Alwarpet, Ph:42088684, G I 6 Spencer Plaza, Anna Salai, Fh:30426000

Peek-A-Boo Patterns Create magical spacesfor children, with a collection of Bed Linen, Decor, and Furniture that can be personalized w'th your little ones' name No.16/47 Kasturi Ranga Road, Alwarpet, Ph: 24992365

Kartwheel An all-in-one centre catering to Ute needs of parents, babies, toddlers and children, oj$ermg a calm yet vibrant envtronment toplay, learn, and shopfor you, your child and h e N0.21, Balaram Road, Adyar, Ph 4266 0909

LIFESTYLE ST01 Asharaa Ambien~e An exclusiue home decor storefor furniture, latest trends infurnishings, lighting solution, garden accessories, metal work and wallpapers by various established brands all under h e rwf No.4/22, Rutland Gate, Nungambakkam, Ph: 28330901

Asharaa Living A wide range of bed linen, soft furnishings, shopping bags, and ethnic wear in rich colours and delicate patterns inspiredfrom thefolklore of Rajasthan No.18 Bheemanna Garden Road, Abhiramapuram, Fh:24660051

Atmosphere A global luxu y home textile brand; fabrics in drapes, velvets, embroidery, and upholstery,for coverlets, duuet covers, sheet sets, dewrativepilhs, and other essentials No.18 KNK Road, Nungambakkam, Fh:42068303

Chamiers Home artefacts that weave together the magic of urntemporay design with traditional craft; throw cushions, tea light holders, trinket boxes, sewer-ware and more No.106/79 Chamiers Road, Fh:24311495

Fab India A shmucase of products madefrom traditional techniques, skills and handbased processes; garments and accessoriesformen, women and kids; home linen &furnishings, personal care and organic products amongst others No.84/90 G N Chetty Road, T Nagar, l'h: 45502233

Good Earth A stylish luxuy store thatfiunts exquisite dinnerware, sewe ware, glassware, table linen, cushions, decor, bed and bath accessories,and giftsfor all No. 4th Street, Rutland Gate, Nungambakkam, Ph: 43087878

Kalpadruma A retails Handicrafts, Jmelley, Home Textiles, Garments, Saris and Organic Fwd, made with rmerence to the environmentand craftsmanship 72 Cathedral Road, Gopalapuram, Fh:28117652 13,32nd Cross St, TiruvalluvarNagar, Beant Nagar, Ph:4358 5151

MEN &WOMEN Espirit An internationalfashionbrand that states style and quality since 1968;from wntmtporay and relaxed casual basics to the perfect dressfor lifi-defining moments,for men, women and kids No.8 KNK Road, Nungambakkam, Fh:43084827

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I Located at around 60 Km from Chennai, the Pulicat lake is an ideal weekend getaway from the city. Being the second largest brackish - water lake or lagoon in India, after Chilika Lake, this water body attracts various kinds of migratory birds. Apart from the bird sanctuary housed here, one can see the Dutch influence of a bygone era in its dilapted fort, church ruins and a cemetery. The fort dates back to 1609 while the cemetery was structured in 1622. The huge mausoleums and graves inscribed by Dutch, carved with skeletons make for an interesting albeit eerie history lesson. Not a history buff? How about some bird-watching?

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gamut of ready-to-wear Western and Indian apparelfor men, women and kids, accessories and exoticfragrances No.126, Nelson Manickam Road, Ph: 43582288, No. G49, F n , 536 Spencer Plaza, Anna Salai, Fh:28498533

Pepe Jeans A denim and casual wear jeans brand established in London with garment rangefor men, women, boys and girls No. GI91 Spencer Plaza, Anna Salai, Fk 43516797, No. 4 Chennai Citi Centre, Dr Radha Krishnan Salai, Ph: 43577797, Ampa Skywalk, Nelson Manickam Road, Ph: 43300006, Anna Nagar, Ph:26203953

Planet Fashions One-stop solutionfor all the apparel needs of men with an exhaustive collectionsfrom Louis Philippe, Van Heusen, Allen Solly, and Peter England No. Adyar, Ph 42115150, City Centre Mall, Ph:28477771, Velachery, Ph: 42193784

United Colors of Benetton Estilo A family garment store that includes western wear, casuals and ethnic wear for men, women and kids at affordable prices No. 13, Radhalaishnan Nagar, Adyar, Ph: 9282124200, No. C100,lst Avenue, Chitamani, Anna Nagar, Ph: 26210558

Fashion Folks A stylish trending retailerfor western wear, casual wenr,fashion jewelley, footwear, accessories,selective home decor, and curtains No. 19 Besant Avenue Road, Besant Nagar, Fh:66427659

Hi-Style A chain of exclusive specialty stores that provides a truly international shopping experience withfashion and couture wenr,foohuear, and accessoriesfor the entirefamily No.G1652,2nd Avenue, Anna Nagar, Ph:26220486

Levis Inventors of the blue jean since 1873, a global brand that is knownfor selfexpressionand classic Amerim cool No. 121/46 Dr Radhakrishnan Salai, Mylapore, Ph: 42327180, No. G-109 Spencer Plaza, Anna Salai, Ph: 43516660, No. 508 T K Road, Alwarpet, Fh:42031803, No. 19,3rd Cross Sheet, K B Nagar, Adyar, Ph: 42115002

Pantaloons A powerhouse offreshfashion and inmtionfeaturing styles that cover a

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One of the best-knoumfashion wmpanies in the world, present in the most important markets; s h c a s e s in its outlets a choice of garments, accessories,and lounge wear No. C48 2nd Avenue, Anna Nagar, Ph:43500588, No. 24 Ampa Skywalk, Nelson Manickam Road, Aminjikarai, Ph:43300476, No. 48A Tharamani 100 Feet Road, Velachery, Ph: 65156484

Van Heusen A premium lifestyle brandfor men, women and youthfeaturing corporate wear, casual wear, party wear or ceremonial wear No. 22 Nungambakkam High Road, Nungambakkam, Ph: 42137977, No. 116 Thyagaraya Road, T Nagar, Fk 28152555, No. 64/112 R K Salai, Mylapore, Ph:28473747

Wills Lifestyle Synonymous with elegance and style ITC4 Wills Lifestyle presents a tempting range of designer wear, work wear, relnxed sport wear, and evening club wear No. 19 KNK Road, Nungambakkam, Ph: 28332513, No. 10&11Chennai Citi Centre, R K Salai, Mylapore, Fh:43536214

MEN Syed Bawkher & Co A Premium range of suitings and acces soriesfmm all over the world, specialist in corporate custom tniloring 86, Aarti Arcade, Dr.Radhakrishna Mat, (opp to AVM Rajeshwari Kalyana Mandapam), Mylapore, Ph:28113~5,28114090,9381012820

Arrow Elegant Dressing, Expertise, and Fine G r m i n g since 1851that brings out the mark of professionalism in men N0.A-80,3rd Avenue, Anna nagar East, Ph:43500577

Bassam Apparel Studio A wide range of Men's clothing and accessoriesfrar all over the world; specialists in custom tailoring and corporate uniforms N0.G-10 Gems Court, Nungambakkam, Ph:28330991

Derby Helping the urban male dress right and dress sharp, Derby is a leading menswear brand its stores selling a wide variety ofjeans, cargos, trendy casual shirts, t-shirts and more No.79,TK Road, Naradha Gana Sabha, Alwarpet, Ph: 42088324, No. Al, 32 (MIG Flat No. 103B), Shanthi Colony, 4th Avenue, Anna Nagar, Ph:42170235, A made-to-mensure concept boutique in Men's Fashion specializing in ethnic designer wear, handcrafted suits, shirts and trousers aimed at sophisticated, discerning andfashion conscious gentlemen No.20, Khader Nawaz Khan Rd, Fk 43084380,09715531333

Gatsby An eclectic range of stylish menswear; custom tailoringfm suits, tuxedos, shenuanis, waist coats, shirts/trousers, bandghalas, safari suits, and mercoats; accessorize with bow ties, Italian belts, cuflinks and shoes No.34 Nungambakkam High Road, Nungambakkam, Ph:28331677

Indian Terrain One of the leading brands of choice in premium casual wearfor men; range includes shirts, trousers, t-shirts, shorts, mufirs, knitwear, jackets, denim, boxers and socks No.329/128 TTK Road, Alwarpet, Ph:23450235

Allen Solly Pioneers of the innmatiwe 'Friday Dressing' concept; Allen Solly outlets o m a range of garments, accessories, andfwtwearfor men, women, and kids No.F3 Spencer Plaza, Anna Salai, Ph:28498205

The Belomoda An elite custom madefomrals shirts, suits and houm willg i w p an eleganae and stylish expoiozce No.16/1 (OldNo.lCQ/l), Harington Road, Manor House, GF, Ph 45534168,435%DB

The Raymond Shop Elite apparel company that brings togetha the most prestigious brands -

Raymond (Ready to wear), Park Avenue, Parx, ColorPlus, and Notting Hill to complement today's 'CompleteMan' No. 560-562, Anna Salai, Teynampet, Fh:45544191, No. D-105,lst Main Road, Anna Nagar East, Near Chinthamani Signal, Ph: 26630457, No. 65, Royapettah High Road, Mylapore, Ph:66207214,

Zodiac An exclusive elite storefar shirts, ties, tailor-made suits and trousers, club wear, a luxu ry line of garments, and accessories No.12 KNK Road, Nungambakkam, Fh:65245084

WOMEN A&A Boutique A complete woman's shop with selective

designer gannents,fashion jewellery, bags, and many more accessories No.21, m u r t h i Nagar Main Road, Nungambak!am, Fh:43526623

Aavaranaa Store with a variety of saris and salwars -plain, embroidered or hand block printed; in materials rangingfrom alluring tussnr, organza, Mamkari, chi@s, mutkas, georgettes to Kanchipuram silks No.15, Ashok Street, Alwarpet, Fh:24988292

Azure A casual wear store that captures a generalfeeling of optimism, chemfulness, innocence with their tunics, pants, kurtaq and bright summer dresses; also milable are kids wear and home furnishings No.33 Shafee Mohammed Road, Nungamba!&m, lh ' 28294044, No. 77/5 CP Ramaswamy Rd, Alwarpet, Fh:24670452

B3 Fashion Studio A woman's exclusive store where you willfind a wide range of traditional ethnic wear, casual western wear, lingerie, bags, scarves, belts, stoles, and fishion jewellery No.14/285, PurasawakkamHigh Road, Purasawakkam, Ph: 42661314

Clio A unique house synonymous with saris, with contemporary tastes and southern sensibilities;also o f i s custom creation of sari blouses and salwars No.36 Dr.RadhakrishnanSalai, Mylapore, Ph:24660417

Diva A one stop shopfar Indian and western wear; eclectic mix of clothes and

accessories that blends vintage and modem styles to create the most stylish and exclusive designer wearfor women Nungambakkam 044 2825 1866, Anna Nagar 4550 0455,Vadapalani 23652361,

Kalpadruma A retails Handicrafts, Jewelley, Home Textiles, Garments, Saris and Organic Food, made with reverence to the environmentand crafsmanship 72 Cathedral Road, Gopalapurarn, . . Fh:28117652 13,32nd Cross St, TiruvalluvarNagar, Besant Nagar, Ph: 4358 5151

Karishma A swanky showroom thatflaunts an array of stunning designs, ewoticfibrics, and rich coloursfor salwar suits and dress materials No.58 Nungambakkam High Road, Nungambakkam, Ph: 28223210


Thefashion bay created to encompass every aspect of contemporary ethnic fashion through exquisite salwar suits, saris, kurtis, lehengas, and evening gowns No.99/49, Cathedral Raod, Ph: 42136999

Mokshaa Contemporaryclothing store in QMlnai stockinx a stunninx collection of design& sarees, silks, lehengas,salwars and unstitched suits for women: and shenuanis, suits, shi;ts and troisersfor men No.44 Cathedral Road, Ph: 42607624

Naihaa A trusted store with ample choice in lingerie, night wear, saris,fabric suit, ethnic wear, mix b match, western wear, thermal wear, winter wear, sports wear No.54, Pondy Bazaar, T.Nagar, Ph:28152151

Nalli Next Combinationof intemationnl style and finest quality products that include bridal exclusives, ethnic wear, cocktuil dresses, corporatewear and casual wear No. 107/16 W Block 2nd Avenue, Anna Nagar, Fh:26212233, No. 4/9, North Street, Sri Ram Nagar, Alwarpet, Ph: 24340035

Prisha Exclusive beauty store that stocks over 100 brands of cosmetics, personal care products,pagmnces, herbal products, fashwn and hair accessories -for women, men and children Shop #3 Alsa Mall, Montieth Road, Egmore, Ph: 26546891

Rangoli Sarees Synonymous with redefined tradition and contemporary highfashion, explore a wide range of salwar suits, tunics, and sareesfmm Benarasi, silk, gadwal, kota and khadi 28 Nungambakkam High Road, Nungambakkam Fh:28220284

RMKV Wedding Silks A stunning range of theme saris, reversible saris, 50WO colour saris,

natural silks, light-silk sari collections, and even cnstomcsed saris are woven with utmost care n perfection 125 North Usman Road, T Nagar, Fh:28144445

Rangachari Cloth Store A renowned storefor chinnalapattu, sungudi, venkatagiri, mangalagiri , Bengal cotton, Orissa cotton, Uraiyur cotton, podmmpalli, Pune cotton, pure silk and silk cotton saris, and chudidhnr materials 55 Luz Church Road, Mylapore, Fh:24994545

Sanskrutie Handpicked designs to add a desi touch to the wardrobe with a collection of ethnic motifs combined with trendy designs No 77/10, CP Ramasamy Road, Alwarpet, fi 45000700

Shilpi Elegant and striking designs ofsaris, dupattas, and stoles are all handmade on 100%naturalfibreswith hand block printing, embroidery or hand-woven techniques No. 29 C P Ramasamy Road, Alwarpet, Ph 24997526, No. 15/4,4th Main Road, Besant Nagar, Ph: 24455303

Sri Palam Silk Sarees Ofers you a delightfullyrich collection of both traditionalandfashionable silk saris in light-weight mft silks and newer graphic designs No.115 Pondy Bazaar, T Nagar, Ph:24313334

Ushas A boutiqueforsaris and designer blouses in silk, cotton, a mix of cotton and silk, tussar and kota with kalamkari, hand painting and applique works 2/16,3rd Street, Dr Thirumurthi Nagar, Nungambakkam, l'h 28276674

Varsidhi Shop bridal gowns, designer saris 6 salwars, lehengas, crepe b georgette sarees, nnarkalis, and Punjabi suits, appreciatedfar their intn'cate detailing, unique designs and attractive colour combinations No. 29, Balfour Road, Kellys, Fh:26454093 No.56, GN Chetty Road, T.Nagar, Fh:28150991/2

SILK Sarangi A range of Knnchivaram saris that are

elegant, beautifirl, always and known to the world that is at once smart, stylish, sensual and classic 138, Luz Church Road, Opp. Alwarpet Anjaneyar Temple, Mylapore, Fh:94440 53507

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Utppalakshi Store with traditional collection of hd-picked mnsterpieces offinest original silk saree collection with beautiful hand-woven embroidery. You can also get unique, customized designs for celebrations. No. E-1, Lotus Colony, Cbmiers Road, Nandanam, Ph: 9789937149

SPORTSWEAR Adidas An allaut sportfootwar brand, with designs that suit basketball,football, golf, outdoor, running, tennis, and training; also mailable are sportswear for men, women, and children No. 100/52, Chellam Towers, LB Road, Adyar, Ph: 64995602, No. 117Thayagaraya Road, T Nagar, Ph: 43546763, No. D-94, Anna Nagar East, Anna Nagar, Ph: 26632109, No. 73 Casa Major Road, Egmore, Ph: 42147979

Nike An international range of shoes, clothing and sportswearfor men, women and kids; they specialise in light-weight shoes best suited to reduce leg stress G-174 Spencer Plaza, Anna Salai, Ph: 42140774, No. 40A M G Road, Nungambakkam, Ph: 43561778, No. 35 Old Nagesh Cinema Hall, T Nagar, Fh:24330080

Reebok A globally preferred brandfor sportswearfeaturing a wide choice of shoes, clothing, gear, and accessoriesfor men and women No. 20/3 Narasingapuram Street, Anna Salai, Ph:28547678, No. 769 Spencer Plaza, Anna Salai, Ph: 64552466, No.108, Thayagaraya Road, Pondy Bazaar, T Nagar, Ph: 28157433

Woodlands Offm an extensiveline offootwear, performance apparel and outdoorgear; an innovativecollection designed to provide rock climbers, backpackers, hikers, trail runners, and outdoor lovers with the perfect twls to meet nature's challenges G-101 Spencer Plaza, Anna Salai, Ph: 42140246, No. 28 Thaygaraya Road, Pondy Bazaar, Ph: 24333549, No. 5,lst Main Road, Adyar, Ph: 24421344, No. 26, Khazana Plaza, Cathedral Road, Ph: 28111232

FOOTWEAR Florsheim A remarkable combination of style, comfort and high quality workmanship

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that spellsfinessefor men who believe in a walk with quality No. G-49-8 Phase 2 Spencer Plaza 769 Anna Salai, Ph: 28490735

Gaitonde OIUoftlufi~restleatherfootweorbrands for men available in India that rdcct international styles and standards; rendy-mnde and custom shoes that spell style, cmfort and durability A-11 KNK Road, Nungambakkam, Fk 9840427099

H&S Shoes, bags, garments and accessoriesfor men and women in International Class Leather that is exclusive, comforting, chic and an expen'ence to saoour 15/2 K H Centre, College Road, Nungambakkam, Ph: 28222282

Metro Synonymous with unmatched quality, skilled cramanship and high-fashion products in thefootwear industry; formal and cnsualfootwear,wallets, handbags, socks andfoot care products for men, women and kids No. AA/112nd Avenue Fathima Tower Anna Nagar, Ph: 42170508, No. 135 North Usman Road Near Panagal Park T.Nagar, Ph:28141717

JEWELLERY&WATCHES Sitaram jewels An elite andfine trend setting jewellery having the hust since 1936 with exclusive custom made jewelky, dinmond collection, antique collection with afwable price and having wide range of collection Hotel lTC My Fortune (Chola Sheraton) Store No.9, Cathedral Road, Ph:66461822

Amravali lewels Finest wide' range of jewrlley, including ladau ~ewelleryfrom[arpur and a vast collection ofenreralds.It also showcases a complete~ollectionof silver and gold plated pieces with modem interpretation of ancient aesthetic and techniques. Buva House, No.13/8, Khader Nawaz Khan Road, Nungambakkam, Ph 42085814/ 16/ 17/ 19

Ambica Jewels Individually designed jewelley in gold, dinmond, antrque designs, penrls and un-cut diamond;*a sales service, instant pearl stringing and ear b belly piercings are also done here No. 14 Alsa Mall Complex, Montieth Road, Egmore, Ph: 42066099

Anmol Palace Contemporaryjeulellery outlet with latest range offashion ornaments that are easy to wear;finely crafk-d jmelley for the working woman which complement theformal attire Ispahani Centre, MG Road, Nungambakkam, Ph: 30222202

Bapalal & Co Well-known@ their absolute reliability and exquisite craftsmanshipas the leading experts infine diamonds, quality gold jewelley and precious gems since 1910 No. 37 Cathedral Road, Gopalapwam, Ph: 28113030 Chennai Diamonds Exquisite and affordablediamond jewelley in a wide range of earrings, nose rings, pendants, necklaces, bangles, bracelets and watches No. 46 Garuda Building, Cathedral Road, Ph: 42104050

Gehna Conceptual designs, magnificent jewelley, and caring attention to detail results in gold, platinum and diamond jmelley that is dynamic bvibrant No. 5/33,13th Avenue, M g t o n Road, Ph: 28363602

J&M The Accessory Shop An exclusive accessory shop with a collection ofparty wear bags, clutches, stoles, belts and other fashion accessories at an afordable cost &d exdusivc style N9.4th Main Road. Kottur Garden.

Jaipur Gems An amalgamation of difirent metals and varying use of stones and pearls has made Jaipur Gems synonymous with h i r inimitable style of top class jewelle y 50/1 Cathedral Road, Gopalapwam, Fh:28117145

Khwaahish Diamonds to the p&er of an individual's sta'tbnent of style No.1, Ganeshapuram 3rd Street, Cenotaph Main Road, Teynampet, Ph: 43009111

Kirtilal Kalidas Finest gold and diamond jmellery with expert crafismnnship in creating sublimely crafied ornaments that are both mesmerizing and awe inspiring 76 CP Ramasamy Road, Alwarpet, Ph: 24660038

Khazana Jewellery Delivering a delightful shmppng experience, aesthetic desim and value fo; movey to its custom&, Khazano offirsexfmsive cho~c~r in aold. diamond, Jatinum and silver jewe1Gy No. 36, Cathedral Road, Ph 28117046, No. 59, Usman Road T.Nagar, Fh:24364501

LKS Gold House Renownedfor its purity of gold, priceless diamonds, ravishing platinum, and arecious and semi arecious stones. making it the biggest and most elrgont abode ~Jcrnnplifi prmous ~ewelley No. 1&j Cathedral Road. Gopalapwam, Fh:28114611

Lalitha Jewellery Low wastage, exhaustive range of 916 BIS Hallmark gold collections studded with precious stones, antique collections,



Theatre, art & shopnine

Oct 7 8 8 Magnet making workshop DakshinaChitra is organizing a two day workshop on fridge magnet making using polymer clay for adults on October 7 and 8. The workshop on fridge magnets will teach the particiDants to learn and create miniature artifacts from a range of Indian cuisine. The material used for the workshop is polymer Details: 98417 77779, +91 4424462435 Octol Woodbeat A puppeteer and percussionist take children as well as adults into a world of wooden sounds. With 'WOODBEAT' under the direction of Barbara Kolling, the HELIOS Theater shows another wonderful performance for the very young. Details: Goethe-Instikt Chennaimax Mueller Bhvan. +9144 2833 l?lA October Treasure trove Collage brings you Monica Gulati -an exhibition of hand crafted silver jewelry and precious stones from Jaipur. This Diwali line comprises of contemporary styles with stunning,chunky, eclectic neck pieces. A combination of mod- - - ?cision and traditional craft. D lllage, 4 - 19, Timing: Ilam to 7.30pm uassics Tasveer will present its travelling exhibition Waswo X. Waswo: Photowallah at Amethyst. Waswo's signature studio portraits - hand-coloured by his longtime collaborator, Rajesh Soni - and is accompanied by a new publication with reproductions of his classic images Details: The Folly, Amethyst, Whites Road, Royapettah. +9144-45991630/31/32. DC I Chennai I October MI7 IP6 51



123 Usman Road, Panagal Park, T Nagar, Ph: 28141155

Longines A Switzerland brand with watch-making expertise since 1832, rejects a strong devotion to tradition, elegance, and pprformance creating watches thnt spell pmse Express Avenue mall, Royapettah, l'h 28464098, Phwnix Market City, Velachery Main road, Velachery, Ph 30083483

Damini An indigenousjewellery and accessories label that details a wide varieb of jew~lley madv of silver and vreciuus metals to sold-vlated, costume. ;lass, paper and &rn silver jewelley 20 Arunachalam Road, Kotturpuram, Ph 42188774

Mehta Jewellery Hand-picked masterpieces offiest diamond jewelley, platinum jewelley, gemstones and gold jewelleyfor those lookingfor international designs and quality at local prices No. 43 CP Ramasamy Road, Alwarpet, Ph 24662665, No. 32 KNK Road, Nungambakkam, Ph: 43084330

NAC Jewellers Explore a wide collection of light-weight jewellery, a special section for young customers, antique collections, diamond collections and their profitable savings schemes No. 25 North Mada Street Mylapore, l'h: 24940198

Prince Jewellery An entire collection of timeless masterpieces intricately h d crafted in silver, gold, platinum and diamond jewellery and artefactsfor the discerning customer No.41, Cathedral Road, Gopalapuram, Ph: 42036655

Studio Tara A jewelley studio where d e s i p are conceptunlised and customised with diamonds, rubies, sapphires, emeralds, amethyst, tourmalines and other precious stones, set in yellow or white gold No. 14 1st Main Road Gandhi Nagar Adyar, Ph: 42116511

Sultan Gems & Fine Jewellery An elegant showroom that has an impressive array of certified diamonds, natural coloured gems &fine jewelley ranging* attractive expressionsof tradition to sleek and modem creations No. 30/57, T.T.K Road, Alwarpet, Ph: 24991513

Tanishq Offering a wide range of gold jewelley in pure 22k designed to suit all occasions from wedding to everyday wear, certifrd diamond jewellery, and the white gold collection No. 115-A3rd Avenue W Block Anna Nagar, Ph: 26194810, No. Crown Court Cathedral Road, Ph: 28110368

The World Of Titan India's largest watch retailer offers customers the finest and largest range of Titan wat&under the s&e roof " ' across different styles ages, price points and brands No. 31/15,1st Main Road, Gandhi Nagar, Adyar, Ph: 43504949, No. G-12, Alsa Mall, Montieth Road, Egmore, Ph: 42080234, No. Block No:4, Plot No.1397&1398, Mogappair West, F'h: 26536311, No. 391-A,Nehru nagar, Old Mahabalipuram Road, Ph: 24543900

The Helvetica Swiss Watch Boutique An exr1;irve watclr boutique that sells only Sw~ssbrunds that tnclude- &do, Rolex, Tag Heuer, Lolrpnes, Omega and many more Txpress Avenue Mall, Royapettah, 'h: 28464095

1 Thejus :pecializesin 24ct gold & multi metal lated articles, finelv hdcrafled anclwloka/brd>sv,grahams,. :uthuvilaku. Ka~nakshllamps, and a ariety of g$ articles '4 New Jeeva Park, G N Chetty :oad, T Nagar, Ph: 28156370

Z i s o n Watch World Experience a unique shopping experience at the leading independent watch retailers stocking the world's premium Swiss-made luxuy watch brands that are carefully curated by a team of inhouse experts No. 13/27,1st Main Road, Gandhi Nagar, Adyar, Fh:426@41, No. 82, Usman Road, T. Nagar, Ph: 24331495

LEATHER & LUGGAGE Samsonite Travel World Find all your travel needs at this retailer who stocks a wide range of suitcases and travel accessories in various wlours n sizes to suit the global traveller No. 43,lst Main Road, Gandhi Nagar, Adyar, Fh:24401010, No. 5 3 8 2nd Flr 2nd Phase Spencer plaza, Anna Salai, F'h:28494752, Spencer Plaza 138, Anna Salai, Ph: 28410559

VIP Lounge A trusted travel partner with a wide range spanning over strolleys, suitcnses, briefcases,vanity cases, duffels, business

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nags, backpacks and accessories AA-7/1, Roundtana 2nd Avenue, Anna Nagar, Ph: 26203857

Witco Be travel ready w'th an unparalleled assorhent of luggage, travel bags, laptop bags, business bags, backpacks, school bags, handbags, and accessories for Ule daily commuter or the international traveller No. 3 Sardar Pate1 Road, Adyar, Ph: 24451576, No.189, Anna Salai Ph: 28600910, No. 56, Cathedral Road, Ph: 42104247, No. 1% Kuchery Road, Luz Comer, Ph: 24550936, No.6 Sri Thyagaraya Road, Pondy Bazaar, T.Nagar, Ph: 42126052

BOOK STORES Crossword Book Stores A book store with wide range of bmks, movies, music, toys, stationey, manazines, and CD's; the dial-a-book ophon, lqip vouchers,fnendly Return, Exchange b Refunds' policy, alrd cafes make it a memorable experience KRM Centre, Harrington Road Chetpet, Ph: 28363853

Starmark Store India's largest book and music retailer has now expanded into toys, stationery, gaming, electronics,gift articles, home decor, art & craft supplies, and sports accessories Shop No. 248,Znd Floor, Express Avenue, Royapettah, Ph: 6455 0262

Higginbothams A 150-year old book store in the city

with oldest Indian architecture that used to sell and publish their own books; also available are CDs, giP articles, and stationeries 116, Anna Salai, Mount Road, Ph: 28513519

Oxford Bookstore An unsurpassed sourcefor books covering a vast range of topics including Design, Culture, Teens, Carem, Electronics, Gadgets, Computers, Cars, Music, Nature, Photography, Art, Architecture, Fashion, Gardeningand more 39/12 Haddows Road, Nungambakkam, Ph: 28227711

MUSIC STORES Planet M India's largest retail in Entertainment music n m ' e s , Mobile - phones n tablets, Gaming - consoles n games, Lifestyle - garments, bags n head wraps, Toys, and other computer accessories 123/283, TTK Road, Near Hotel Park Sheraton, Alwarpet, Ph: 42110660, Express Avenue Mall, 49 - 50 L, Whites Road, Royapettah, Ph: 28464253



Octobe Diwal- .----This Diwali, celebrate the festival of lights with thoughtfully-designed Diwali hampers with a host of options to suit every budget from La Patisserie at Taj Coromandel. Choose from Celebration Hamper, Festive Hamper, Sparkling Hamper, and Diwali Treat. Details: Taj Coromandel, 044 --^O 2827. .


October Conversation piece Make your home stand out with statement furniture from Asha Prabhu Luxury Furniture. These premium quality, hand painted pieces inlaid with Mother of Pearl or brass tiles are truly one-of-a-kind. Detail: 224, Kilpauk Garden Road, Chetpet, 9444 670 232 October Collage goes festive. Collage brings in pan Indian styles from Myoho ,Varun Nidhika, Riddhi Mehra, Ragini Ahuja. Dont miss their a pre- Diwali line of festive garments,accessories & jewellery. Details: Collage, 153 Greams Road. +9144 28291443.

October Closet hacks Label Ruchi Kothari by Ms. Ruchi Kothari has launched her new festive collection. As per her famous signature style, this couture designer has a lot of indo western collection for her clients. According to this celebrity designer keep it simple and play with the bright colours, is the mantra for festivity. Details: The Label Ruchi Kothari, Kilpauk 044 4555 8555. nna~1 unooer LUII Iro JJ


Musee Musical

Find everything related to Music instruments, books, CDs, lessons, classes or exams; they offer the best names in guitars, pianos, keyboards,flutes, and saxophones 73, Anna Salai, Near Devi Theatre, Mount Road, Ph: 28522780,

Sapthaswara Musicals One-stop shopfor Indian percussion, shruthi box, tamburas, Indian wind &string instruments; Western instruments like drums, guitars, keyboards, pianos, string & wind instruments, and studio recording devices are also available No 265, R.H Road, Opp. Sanskrit College, Mylapore, Ph:24996498

Smthilaya An music store that specializes in the Veena;upartfrom percussion instruments like Mrudhangam, Tabla & Gnnjira, Tamburasin different patterns & sizes, books, periodicals, and audicmdeo albums 93/3, Royapettah High Road, Mylapore, Ph: 24994045

HANDICRAFTS Cane and Bamboo Store that stocks some of India'sfinest Handicrafs produced by Artisans, workingfrom their homes, rehabilitation institutes, and organizationsfor the less privileged 45, EthirajSalai, Egmore, Ph: 28211649

Cottage Industries Exposition A unique organization that nurtures the creatimty of man and celebrates it! Sells carpets, handicraftsand 0 t h heritage items of India and the Middle East 118, Nungambakkam High Road, Nungamba!&m, Fh:2838334800

Khadi Gramodyog Bhavan A landmark of Chennai that offers handmade textiles, homefurnishings, brass n bronze articles,jewellery, sandalwood n rosewood articles,jute n bamboo items, and pure organic edible items No.Old 844, Anna Salai, Ph:28584312

Smshti Supplier of bronze handicrafs, wwd camings, and semi-precious stone handicrafk that are appreciatedfor their quality, genuineness,finishing, designs, and abrasion resistance No. 86, Chemiers Road, Alwarpet, Fh:8588815517

ANTIQUES HHEC of India Unearthproducts like wwden/iron furniture, soup-stone, gmnite, blue

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pottery, clay, terracotta, glassware & shell items, textile based products, carpets, rugs & durries 31 - 32, Guindy Industrial Estate, Guindy, Ph: 22255654

Murrays Dismer a collection of rare and antique furniture, paintings, bronzes, crockery, cutlery, collectables,handicrafts, curios, and jewellery, at this prominent auction house No.4, Norton Road, Near Mandnveli Bus Stand, Mandmeli, Ph 24952437

Old Curiosity Shop A store that sells rare artefacts, bronze figurines of gods, goddesses and dainty little Lalique dancers, Caliphate-style jugs, mbrant carpets, gramophone, original b/w photographs of Nehru, and more 209, Anna Salai, Thousandlights, Ph:28460298

Rani Arts &Teak Find exclnsine metal, silver, stone, and wooden handicraftproducts, handcrafted colonial stylefurniture, paintings, curio &collectables,silver art wares, carpets and dhurries, and antique reproductions No. 8, Nowroji Road East West, Chetpet, Ph:42867800

Archaios Craft Collectiom Fine tuned Antuque Colonial Furniture

East Coast Rd, Panaiyur, Ph: 089395 38373

FURNITURE Centaur Furniture & Interior A company dedicated to making handcrafkdfurniture that is timeless, elegant and beautiful with inspiration from across the ages 3/29,Abhimanyu Natrajan Avenue,Uthandi, Opp Poonga College, Ph:9884032237/38

Ekbote One stop destinationfor a complete home making,from the living room, dining roam, bedroom, and many more multipu*poseaccessories in uncumpromising quality and a cost effective price No. 18/37 G N Chetty Road, (Next to Sun Plaza) T Nagar, Ph: 42606964

Indika Creations Vintage, colonial, and antiquefurniture in armoires, book cases, sofa sets, dining sets ,poster beds, desks, chairs, chest of drawers, chests, swings, and other architectural accents 103-104,kd link St, Nehru Nagar, Kottivakkam, Fh:25450435

Lifespaces Offers cmt&letefunriture,itrlenors, furnishings, lighting, and customized solutions with no compromise on quality, afidable cost, on-time delivery,

und prompt afer sales service No. 46, G Square, Rajiv Gandhi Salai, OMR, hthanchavadi, Ph 43801261

Not JustBrown An ever evolving array of product lines to create stylish and contemporary home spacesfor mllas and apartments with further assistancein detailedfloorplans and design consultations No. 6 , k d Main Road, RA F'uram, l'h:24617933

Simply Sofas Ultimatedestinationfor thefinest furniture and limng space accessories from the world's most acclaimed brands; masterpieces of German and Italian crafsmanshipfor limng and dining rms No. 9/15 KNK Road, Nungambakkam, Ph: 28332252

Bouteak Showcases a vibrant blend of home decor, rich woodfurniture, a range of handpicked art pieces in bronze, lights, and Spanish sofas No. 6,4th Street, Rutland Gate, Srirampuram Nungambakkam Ph: 28332766

Spacewise Traditionalcrafsmanship blends seamlessly with contemporary inspiration to create an array of stunningfurniture and accessories, suitablefor anyone who looksfor elegance and style 9, Nungambakkam High Road, Nungambakkam, Fh:42317734

Teak Heirlooms Ready to use and customisedfine teak furniture and wooden structures with outstanding quality and personalized semice 20, Haddows Road, 1st Street, Nungambakkam, l'h:9840337217

Ashvita F i e Living Store A one stop retail experiencefor all the fine things in life. From Art, Books, Jewellery,Clothes, Home Furnishings, Accessories and more, the storefeatures the best of Indian Design. 11, Second Street, Dr. Radhakrishnan Salai, Mylapore, Ph: 4210 9990

Deco Aro Best driedfloral decofor home decoration in wide range offlower decor, wall frames, lamps, and aroma oils made w'th best natural &aromaticproducts 9, Khader Nawaz Khan Road, Nungambakkam, Ph: 28332544

Elan Muslin A home where the notion of luxury is d+ned by style, sense, quality and perception of the soul No 25, Kb Dasan Road, Teynampet, Near SIET College, l'h:42112421



Food "

The Flying Elephant will launch a new menu inspired from the different kitchens along with the already popular 'The Italian'. The Asian will be dishing out some lip smacking Asian delicacies like, Kari Ayam from Indonesia etc The Indian will be dishing out some of the classic Indian dishes with +wist llke Apri-nt Paneer Tikka. . ;: 044 7177 1t

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The Residency presents Oktobeer fest at Black & White Lounge Bar. Treat yourself & friends to a Chilled Beer Tower or the Beer & Bytes Combo. Enjoy a wide variety of Bytes including Squid Peri Peri, Beer Batter Fish n Chips, Buffalo Chicken Burgers and a - . - .... Lot More!

October Sunday fiesta Don't miss the Sunday brunch at the Kitchen, The Raintree, Anna Salai. The lavish spread includes soups, sizzling grills, live counters, desserts and elaborate kids menu along with fun activities Details: The Raintree, 636, Teynampet. 044 4393 9Snn


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;rand sizzler festival dnjoy the party this monsoon with international to local flavours of mouth-watering sizzlers only at Cream Centre. Lahori Sizzler, Thai Pattaya Sizzler, Chilly Mustard Sizzler, Vegetable Satellite, Italian " Sicilians Sizzler, Paneer Steak Sizzler 44 4356 1777


Ellements A store that has a reputationfor deliveringjineoutdoorfurniture, landscape earthenware &natural pottw, No. 111Dhandayudhapani Nagar, Kotturpwam, Ph: 45030073


arrangements, in glass vases, cakes, chocolates,sweets, aromatic products, nrtificinl@ers, lu&y bamboo, soft toys, candles No. 6, SalzburgSquare, 107, Hatrington Road, Chetpet, Ph: 28363650

Floral Park

A retails Handicrafts, Jewelley, Home Textiles, Garments, Saris and Organic Fwd, made with reuerence to the environmentand crafsmanship 72 Cathedral Road, Gopalapuram, Ph: 28117652 13,32nd Cross St, Tiruvalluvar Nagar, Besant Nagar, Plx 4358 5151

Readymade bouquets, and express made customised bouquets withpowers in arrangementsof your choicefm special occasions are also hand made here No. 45/2 Cathedral Road, Near Hotel Drive In Woodlands, Gopalpwam, Ph: 28117510

MiCasa A handpicked collectionof rusticfurniture grand$ items with culture, sculptures, handcrapd artistic creationswith superbtive quality No.15, Casa major Road,Egmore, Plx 28191939


MaalGaadi The newest multi designer concept store that houses euerythingfromfashionand accessories tofurniture, lighting and attefncts No. 6/1, Block M, 4th Main Road, Besant Nagar, Ph: 42103242

Naturally Auroville Diverse hand-crafted home decor lamps, clocks, wind chimes, ceramics, wooden n brass handicrafts, aroma candles, agarbathis and diffirsers, and handmade paper deco No. 64/38 Rukmani Road, Kalakshetra Colony, Besant Nagar, Ph: 43522008, Khader Nawaz Khan Rd, Thousand Lights West, Ph: 28330517

Village Square The best Kashmir carpet dealers with carpets in silk, cotton, nylon or cotton plus silk; wall to wall carpets, area carpets, nrgs, wall hangers, runners, and handicrafts No. 65, Dr Radha Krishnan Salai, Mylapore, Ph: 28114214

FLORISTS Ferns n Petals Offmfieshpowers, gifs and cakes delivery s-ce across 150 countries; exceptionalpower arrangement services for flcialfunctions, weddings, receptions, anniversariesor birthday parties No. 30/2, I-Block, 1st Avenue, Amanagar East, Ph: 26209278, No 1,Ist Main Road, Gandhi Nagar, Adyar, Ph: 24420053

Floral Hut Offm an exclusive variety offlowers in bunches, combos, hampers,

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GKB Opticals India's largest yewear store &sole nuthized online retailer in Indiafor over 60 brands, and offeting over 5000 eyeglasses, sunglasses and cimtact lenses N0.A-11,New No.61,2nd Avenue,Annanagar East, Near Roundtana, Ph: 26212071, No.45, C P Ramaswamy Road,Abhiramapuram, Alwarpet, Ph: 24984568, No. 61 3rd main road, Kasturaba nagar, Adyar, Ph: 24404771

Lawrence & Mayo Providing spectacles, sunglasses, and umtnct lensesfor men, wmnen, and kids; with the highest standard in precision eye care solutions coupled with the latest trends in eye-wear No. 55, VenkatarathinamNagar, Adyar, Ph: 24452856, No. 68 Mount Road, Anna Salai, Ph: 28415213, No 54,l st Avenue (100 Ft Road), Ashok Nagar, Ph: 24713439 Vijaya Optical House W d e range of latest designerframes and presmption glasses; equipped with the latest, stateaf-the-mt eye care equipment that covers computerized eye testing and contact lens clinic No. 125, Rosewood Office, Nungambakkam High Rd, Thousand Lights, Ph: 28333777

ELECTRONICS Croma Featuring the latest technologies at competitiveprices in consumer electronics and durables; includes Phones, Cnmeras, Computers, LCD/LED1s,tablets, androidphes, air-conditioners,kitchen and Home Appliances Khanna Building AA-5,Znd Avenue, Annanagar, Ph: 1800258 3636, Tarapore Towers 826 Ground Floor, Anna Salai, Ph: 1800 258 3636, H.M. Center, New Plot No.29,

Nungambakhm High Road, Nungambakkam, Ph: 1800 258 3636

Camera Citi Exclusive showroomfor professid and mnateur cameras, mdeo cameras, SLR's, digital cameras, and accessories; best camera repair centre with state of the art digital labs and highly equipped studios 54, Cathedral Road, Opp Hotel Chola, Teynampet, Ph: 28110467

eZone A li$style electronics retailer in categories that include audio systems, TVs, communications, computing, home entertainment, home & kitchen appliances, imaging, personal entertainment& gaming and more Grand Terrace # 162, Luz Church Road, Mylapore, Ph: 24987867, BB Chennai Express Avenue Mall, Whites Rd, Roypettah, Ph: 28464356

ORGANIC STORES Dhanyam Organic Super Store An organic super store that contains groceries, millets - whole, broken and pours, babyfwds, beuerages, snacks, and even personal care products that are minimallyprocessed No. 24, North Boag Road, T. Nagar, Ph: 28157654, No. AC 128,4th Avenue, Shanthi Colony, Anna Nagar, Ph: 26201030

Goli Soda This storesfeature products that are u p cycled, organic, enmronmentally friendly, locally sourced and more importantlyare aimed consciouslyat making our lives better and safn: No. 333th Avenue, Besant Nagar, Ph:4269 9026

Kalpa Kshema Offers all kind of organicfwd products staplefwds, groceries, millets, nuts, variety of teas and h e y , hand-made soaps and even shampoos No. 16/35, Gopalapuram, 1st Street, Plx 28111355

Vidhai Retail-focused store offeringfood and related consumables pmdncedfrom organicfarmingmethods; includes pours, cosmetics, snacks, millets, beverages,pulses, cereals and p i n s No.1, Smthi Apparhnents, 1st Cross Street, Gandhi Nagar, Adyar, Ph: 9840698236



Food & shopping

October Chili's in Chennai Chili's American Grill is I all set to serve Tex Mex favorites at Phoenix Marketcity. The leading casual dining restaurant chain is also serving a limited time menu called as Top Fusions. When TexMex flavors like Aji Amarillo or Cajun are mixed with unconventional ingredients like Figs or Balsamic, the fusion is bound to stand out! Their regular menu includes the popular burgers, baby back ribs etc Details: Chili's American Grill, 2ndpoor, Phoenix Marketcity. 044 66650283.

weaves Designer and artist Shilpa Tibrewala is all set to launch Artt n Attire, a classic, feminine clothing brand that specializes in hand-woven sarees, suits, dupattas, lehengas and fabrics. Shilpa Tibrewala has curated a complete weavers' collection designed and handpicked from the corners of Varanasi, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh. The flagship store at Anna Nagar opened its doors on 30th September 2017. Details: G- 144, New No- 33, 18th Street, Anna Nagar East. Details: 8072045293/ 9940662097. DC I Chennai I October 2017 1 P6 57



SPA & SALON Antahpura Spa Park Hyatt Chennai, 39, Velachery Road, Near Raj Bhavan, Phone: 91 44 7177 1234

Bodhi Spa GRT Grand, 120, ThyagarayaRoad, T.Nagar, Phone: 91 44 28150500

Bubbles F-19/20, Near SRM Valliammai Engineering College, Anna Nagar East. Ph: 42172040

q Page 3 Salon

q Prakriti Ayurvedic Center

19, Wallace Garden, Off KNK Road, 3rd Cross Street, Nungambakkam. Ph: 66751398

9/11, JagannathanStreet, Behind Vijay T V, Opp., Nungambakkam, l'h: 2826 6865

q Spa Hub

q River Spa

136, AL Block, 2nd Street, Shanthi Colony, 11th Main Road, Anna Nagar Fh:43539333 / 956607098242081333

7, Behind Axis Bank, Halls Road, Egmore. Ph: 45558556

q Spa Opulence

32, Near Adyar Gate Park Hotel, Demonte Colony TIK Road, A l w q e t . l'h: 24671752

4/22, Rutland Gate, 4th St, Srirampuram Nungambakkam. l'h: 43084447

q Spa Senza

Colorz Family Saloon & Spa #7, Harrington Road, Chetpet, Near Shopper's Stop Ph: 42143436

#T55B,Besant Nagar, Opp Elliots Beach. Ph: 43018888

D Cocoon Unisex Salon 338 / 9, New Sunshine Apartment, Near Santhosh Super Market, 2nd Avenue, Anna Nagar. l'h: 66583129

Express Avenue, Royapettah 2846 46461st Main Road, Adyar 2846 4550, Anna Nagar 4200 9750, Forum Vijaya Mall, Vadapalani 6652 8332

Essential Unisex Salon And Spa

q Studio Profile Unisex Salon & Spa

No B 3 Eldorado Building, NungambakkamHigh Road, Nungambakkam. Ph: 66582986

Green Trends Beauty Parlour No. 3, Door No. 7, JainsAntariksha, Kodambakkam. Ph: 42193636

Jawed Habib Hair & Beauty Kalpathru Complex, Shop No 2, No 44, C P Ramaswamv Road, Alwarpet. Ph: 66079611

OKenkoSpaShop #S289, Express Avenue Mall, Royapettah. Ph: 28464177

q Limelite 237/A 1st Floor, Above Coffee Day, Kilpauk Garden Road, Kilpauk, Ph: 42808882. 113/58/2, Near Boat Club, Chamiers Road, Raja Annamalai Furam. Ph: 24353751. 33, Residency Towers, Sri Thiyagaraya Salai, T Nagar. Ph: 28156363,721

q Mantra Bali Spa 2nd Floor, 24, Khader Nawaz Khan Road, Srirampuram,Nungambakkarn Fh:4208 1333

q Naturals Spencer Plaza 421403% Indra Nagar, 42152305 Alwaqxt 45195851, Mambalam, 4554 6067, Mylapore 43596222 q Prana Spa & Fitness Centre #1/238, Asiana Hotel, Near Sathyabama University, S h o l i n g d u r . Ph:67411000

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q TON & Guy

The Pivot Thai Spa

Thiru Body Massage Centre 90,Opp To Annai Thersa Valagam, Kumarappa Street, New Tank Road Street, Nungambakkam. Ph: 42052888

TATTOO PARLOURS Casino Tattoos 37,2nd Floor, Near Big Street Aavin And Bus Stop, Pycrofts Road, Triplicane. Ph: 66072044

Geo Tattoos

Nungambakkam 28218990, Alwarpet Ph: 32981749, Adyar, Ph: 43504978, Anna Nagar, Ph: 26216622, Royapettah, Ph: 28130021, Broadway, Ph: 42022292, Valasaravakkam, Ph: 65109899

No:74/93,3rd Floor, Medavakkam Tank Road, Kellys. l'h: 9884211116

q Thai Sabai Wellness Spa

3,4th St, Gopalapuram. Ph: 9841318546

8/20,lst Floor. 4th streetrutland

Irezumi Old No 44, New No 18, Opposite Good Shepered School, College Road, Nungambakkam. Ph: 66079699


Yantra Tattoos Alwarpet Fh:653RXW 1st floor, aka mall, montiethroad, egmm Fh:42638000 Ground Floor, Arnpa skywalk 4,#1, nelson manickamroad, A m i n j ' i a i Fh:42'312333

AYURVEDA q Amirtha Dhaara L 249 1st Floor, TNHB Colony 2nd Street, Korattur. Ph: 42856%6

q Greenleaf Day Spa 74/58,1st Floor U Block, Near Ayappan Koil, 5th Main Road, Ann; Nagar. Ph: 43504111

q Kottakkal Arya Vaidya Sali No. 27, Bharani Complex 1st Floor, 4th Main Road, N a n g d u r Marke Road, Nanganallur. Ph: 66424445

q Oceanic Spa Old No. 123New No:139, Wallajah Road, Mount Road. Ph: 43440800

q Pranavam Ayurveda Chikitsalayam 24, Ground Floor, Near Casa Major Road, 1st Street Sait Colony, Egmon Fh:66428337

35/85, Kodambakkam High Road, Nungambakkam. Ph: 43063050

FITNESS CENTRES Ateliers 37 F, Velacheri Main Road, Vijaya Nagar, Velacheri. Ph: 663289M

Fitness One No.83, Above Reliance Fresh, Old MTH Road, Ambattur. l3x 66593016

Maestro Fitness Studio 113, ThiruvalluvarSalai 2nd Floor, Thiruvanmiyur.Ph:66247136

Plan2b health care service AG Blackold no:50,new no:16,3rd street,River view colony,anna nager, Ph: 43594885,9884099626

Sports Planet 30, Ambassador Pallava Hotel, Montieth Road, Egmore. Ph: 66071581

Talwalkars 155, Block F, Door No 33,2nd Avenue, Anna Nagar East. Ph: 66598254

YOGA 136.1 New No. 329, Old No. 128, Above Indian Terrain, Ttk Road, Alwarpet. Ph: 66758054

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PROJECT EVE has launched third flagship store in Phoenix Market city Mall. The store offers impeccable experience through its elegant ambience, in-store salon -BOUNCE, a personal stylist, plush trial rooms with lounge area along with a curated collection in apparel and beauty. Every aspect appeals, may it be the salon to pamper them or the apparel, lingerie, accessories and footwear in the fashion and lifestyle collection. Details:

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Atma Gaana Yoga 51Lalitha Terrace, 7, East

Abiramapuram 1st Street, Mylapore. Ph: 66428358

Isha Yoga Centre 81, Manoharan Street, South West Boag Road, T Nagar. Ph: 24333185

Kalpataru 4/222, Palavakkam Main Road, Palavakkam, ECR. Ph: 66079016

Krishnamachqa Yoga Mandiram Old No 10 New No 31, R K Nagar, 4th Cross Street, RA Puram. Ph: 24937998

Patanjali Yoga Centre 5, Shree Laxmi Niwas, Anusuya Avenue Ormes Road, Kilpauk. Ph: 66425282

Santhoshnika Academy of Fine Arts 20, Near Dav Girls School, Thiruvalluvar Street, Mogappair. Ph: 66585231

Yoga Rakshanam 2,16th Cross Street, Besant Nagar. Ph: 24464387

HOSPITALS Apollo First Medical Hospital No. 154, Poonamallee High Road, Kilpauk Ph: 28212222

Apollo Hospitals 154, Poonamallee High Road, Kilpauk Ph: 28212222

Bharathiraja Speciality Hospital 20, G N Chetty Road, T Nagar. Ph: 30113011

Billroth Hospitals 43, Lakshmi Talkies Road, Shenoy Nagar. Ph: 26641777

Dr. Mehta's Hospital N0.2, McNichols Rd, 3rd Lane, Chetpet, Ph:4227 1001/ 1005 Emergency - 4005 4005

Fortis Malar Hospital 52, Gandhi Nagar Near Adyar Aavin, 1st Main Road, Adyar. Fh: 42892222

G G Hospital 6-E, New Street, Tirumurthy Nagar, Nungambakkam. Fh:28277434

Kanchi Kamakoti Chids Trust Hospital 1% Nageshwara Road, Nungambakkam. Ph: 42001800

Madras Medical Mission 4-A, Dr J Jayalalitha Nagar, Mogappair. Ph: 26565991

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Medway Medical Centre 8/22,4th Cross Street Trustpuram Kodambakkam.Ph: 66592789

MIOT No.4/112,Mount PoonamalleeRoad, Sathya Nagar, Manapakkam. Fh:22492288

Nova Medical Center 41/42 53/54, Satyadw Avenue, MRC Nagar, RA Puram. Fh:66753676

SivasunderHospital 28 1st Cross Street, Shastri Nagar, Adyar. Ph: 24919216

Srushti Hospital No 1,Padmavathy Street Thimmalai Nagar, Ramapuram. Ph: 66321450

St Isabels Hospital Musiri SubrFh:24991082

Rd, Mylapore.

Vee Care 106, Jawaharlal Nehru Salai, 100 Feet Road, Thhmanagalam, Anna Nagar. Fh:66590212

WCF Hospitals 20, Near Tnagar Post Office, North Usman Road, T Nagar. Ph: 66247232

24HOUR CHEMISTS Annai Pharmacy 45, Annai Complex, Thirumalai Nagar Annex, 1st Main Road, Perungudi. Ph: 66209436

Apollo Pharmacy New No 62 Old No 31, G N Chetty Road, T Nagar. Fh:28150128 No 12, M G Road, Adyar. Fh:24521048 No. 309, Valluvarkottam High Road, Nungambakkam. Fh:28250212 21, Apollo Hospitals, Greames Lane, Greames Road. Ph: 28293800

Hema Priya Medicals 1R.S.Compound, Besant Avenue Road, Adyar. Ph: 66425247

Sri Muthu Medicals Old No. 138 New No. 51 Shop No 3, Anna Street, OMR, Sholingandur. Ph: 66757958

Muthu Pharmacy New No. 12, Old No. 204, Vellala Street, Purasawalkam. Fh:45428800 26, Egmore High Road, Egmore. Ph: 66426691 New No. 22, Old No. 336, Paper Mills Road, Perambur. Ph: 42779028

The Pharmacy 150, Ragamalika Apartments, Tambaram Velechery Main Road, Medavakkam. Fh:66208810

HOLISTIC TREATMENTS AyurVAID Hospital 2nd Cross St, Seethammal EXTN, Teynampet. Fh:24315646

Ayush Therapy Centre Old No. 6, New No. 31, KNK Road, Nungambakkam. Fh:28330770

Braineez Paediatric Therapy 2171 L Block, 6th Street 12th Main Road, Anna Nagar. Fh:66590253

Chaitanya Therapy Centre 4, Near Arnbal Matriculation School, T S D Nagar 2nd Main Road Extn, Anunbakkam. Ph: 6&421599

Dhanvanthri Clinic 110 D Block, Gangai Apartments, 80 Feet Road, Saligramam.Ph: 66325367

Dr Batras Positive Health Cliic A.C-2,3rd Floor, Opp To Reliance Web World, 2nd Avenue, Anna Nagar. Ph: 66321178

Kare Center 132, Raghavan Colony 2nd Cross Street, Ashok Nagar. Ph: 66751389

Kottakkal Arya Vaidya Sala 2/12, First Trust Link Street, Behind Mandaveli Bus Depot, Mandaveli, Ph: 4210 0017

Kottakkal Arya Vaidya Sala AJ 15,9th Main Road, 5th Street, Shanthi Colony, Annanagar, Ph: 2620 9052

Lever Ayush Therapy Centre T Block,Anna Nagar, Near Apollo Clinic. Ph: 26223102

Sanjeevani Ayunreda & Yoga Centre Old No 63, Kamaraj Avenue 1st St, Rukmani Nagar, Adyar. Ph: 24414244

Sowkhya Way to Health Jaganathan Road, Nungambakkam Ph: 42059797

Sparsha Ayurvedic Clinic 122/131, Janani Flats, Near Univercell Showroom, Alwarpet. Ph: 24985554



Food & art

October Delights @ Kimberly by Kal &Jake Kimberly by kal & Jake carries a new range of starters and a mix of Indian and European food.. Dont miss the beautiful place near Harrington Road. Details: 6, Harrington Road, 11th Avenue, Near Pachaiyyappas College, Aminjikarai 098401 18080





Revisited -, Gita Tamilnadu has a tradition of painting beginning from ancient times until the present. Contemporary Artist Gita responds to this and creates works inspired by these murals Details: Dakshina chitra, East Coast Road, ' futtukadu, L4 27472603

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RESORTS Oceanspray (Bonjour Bonheur) 7,8,9 East Coast Road, Manjakuppam, Kilputhupattu, Tindivanam Taluk, Ph: +91413 2650000

The Ashok Beach Resort ECR, Kalapet Beach, Ph: +91413 2655160-63

Mango Hill Old Auroville Road, Bommayapalayam, Ph: +91413 2655491 / 2655492

Le Pondy 3, Lake View Road, Pudukuppam, Nallavadu, Ph: +91413 2619666

The Windflower 198/1,198/2, Maraimalai Adigal St, Chinna Veerampattinam, Ariyankuppam, Ph: +91413 2602300

Grand Serenaa Hotel & Resorts 164/1, Puducherry Tidivanam Main Road, Kootroad, Tiruhitrambalam, Ph: +91413 2266950

Dune Eco Keelputhupet, ECR Main Road, Ph: +91413 2655751

RKN Beach Resort Purnankuppam Villagar, Ariankuppam, Nallavadu Post, Ph: +91413 2619700/01/02/03

HERITAGE STAY Palais De Mahe (CGH Group) 4, Rue Bussy, Ph: +91413 2345611

Villa Shanthi 14, Rue Suffren, White town, Ph: +91413 4200028 / 4200009

Le Dupleix 5, Rue De La Caseme, Ph: +91413 2226001 / 05

Maison Perumal (CGH Group) 58, Perumal Koil St, Ph: +91413 2227519

Hotel De L'orient 17, Rue Romain Rolland, Ph: +91413 2343067 / 68

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Hotel De Pondicherry 38, Dumas St, Ph: +91413 2227409 / 4200111

Le Mirage 475, MG Road & Candappa Mudaliyar Corner, Ph: +91413 2345888

Lailas County 8, Ambour Salai, Ph: +91413 2333633 / 2335333

Olive De' Villa

HOTEL The Promenade - The Hidesign Hotel 23, Goubert Avenue, White town, Ph:+914132227750

The Accord 1, Tilagar Nagar, Ellaipillaichavady, Ph: +9141322990000

Hotel Atithi

Auroville Main Road, Kuyilapalayam, Auroville, Ph: +91413 2623245 / 46

126, S. V. Pate1 Salai, Ph: +914132345000

Colonial Heritage

155/D, 100 Feet Road, Ph: +914132281608

54, Rue Romain Rolland, Ph: +914132224720

Esparan Heritage 144, Easwaran koil St, Ph: +914132225888/ 2226888

Hotel Du Parc 5, Rue Nehru, Ph: +914132226591 [7 Le Closerie

32, Dumas St, Ph: +91413 4200573

GUEST HOUSE La Marina 56 A, Romain Rolland St, White Town, Ph: +914132342221

Aurodhan Heritage 33 Rue Francois Martin, Ph: +91413 2222795

Dumas Guest House 36, Rue Dumas, Ph: +91413 2225726 / 4210518

Kailash Guest House 43, Vysial St, Ph: +91413 2224485

ASHRAM GUEST HOUSE International Guest House 47, Netaji Subash Chandra Bose Salai, Ph: +91413 2336699 / 2221812

Park Guest House 1,Goubert Avenue, Ph: +91413 2224644 / 2233644

New Guest House

Sunway Manor The Richmond 12, Labourdonnals St, Ph: +914132346363

Hotel Annamalai International 479, Kamaraj Salai, Saram, Ph: +914132247001 Shenbaga Hotel &

Conventional Centre 432, MG Road, Muthiapet, Ph: +91413223391 / 92 [7 Ajantha

Sea View

50, Gobert Avenue, Ph: +914132349033 [7 Hotel


104, Sardar Vallabai Pate1 Road, Ph: +914132339022 / 2227290 [7 Hotel Jayaram

90, Kamaraj Salai, Ph: +914132214311

Pleasant Inn 33, Rangapillai St, Ph: +914132334474

Pondicherry Executive Inn lA, Perumal Koil St, Ph: +914132224422 / 2330929

Ginger Karuvadikuppam, Lawspet, Old Venus Theatre, Ph: +914136663333

Hotel Mass 152, Maraimalai Adigal Salai, Ph: +914134207001

64, Rue Romain Rolland, Ph: +91413 2221553 / 2233634

The Retreat 16, Goubert Avenue, Ph: +91413 2231711

Sea Side Guest House 14, Goubert Avenue, Ph: +91413 2231700 / 01

AMERICAN Cafe Xtasi 245, Maison Street, Ph: +914134209062

CHINESE Le Boulevad Hotel Atithi, 126, SV Pate1 Road, Ph: +91413 2345000

China Town 74, Ambur Salai, Ph: +91413 2226588

La Terrasse 5, Subbiah St Ph: +91413 2220809

FRENCH q Satsanga 54, Labourdonnais St, Ph: +91413 2225867

q La Vietnam 35, Aurobindo St, Ph: +91413 2340711

q Le Club 38, Dumas St, Ph: +91413 2339745

OCafeXO 51, Suffren St, Ph: +91413 4201545

q Bakers Street 123, Bussy St, Ph: +91413 6458888

q Little Castle ECR, Kalapet, Ph: +91413 2656030

GLOBAL Amber Restaurant ECR Main Road, Manjakuppam, Ph: +91413 2650000

Le Boulevard Hotel Atithi, 126, SV Patel Road, Ph: +914132345000

Bistro 12, Labourdonnais St, Ph: +914132346363

Gardenia 155D, 100 Feet Road, Mudaliarpet, Ph: +914132228160

Mango Hill Old Auroville Road, Bommayapalam, Ph: +91413 2655491

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Ram International

Agarwal Sweets &Snacks

2, HM Kasim Salai, Ambour Salai, Ph: +91413 2220344

210, Nehru St, Ph: +914132343961

Le Cafe Beach Road, Ph: +91413 2223854

DisDis & Co 45, Romain Rolland Street, White Town, Ph: +91413222 5616

Hotel Surguru 104, SV Patel Road, Ph: +91413 2339022

La Maison Rose


8, Romain Rolland St, Ph: +914134210806

9, Rangapillai St, Ph: +91413 2220631

The Cafetaria


Auroville, Ph: +914132622248

Asian House 7, Beach Boulevard Subbiah Salai, Ph: +91413 2226139

Qwiky Coffee Shop 165, Mission St, Ph: +914132226495

Blueline The Promenade, 23 Goubert Avenue, Ph: +914132227366

PARTY Asian House

Pubjabi Dhaba

7, Subbiah Salai, Ph: +914132226139

31, Mission St, Ph: +91413 2330821

Ska Bar

Terrace Grill

ECR Main Road, Manjakuppam, Ph: +914132650000

Atithi, 126, SV Pate1 Salai, Ph: +91413 2345000


Ecstasv Bar

Caf6 Xtasi

Anandha Inn, 154, SV Pate1 Road, Ph: +91413 2233000

245, Mission St, Ph: +914134209062

Aruvi Bar

Don Giovanni Hotel Corbelli, 170, Mission St, Ph: 98948 97955

The Richmond, 12, Labourdonnias St, Ph: +914132346363


Bamboo Bar

Auroville Bakery Douceur Auroville, Sedarapet, Ph: +91413 2622159 123, Bussy St, Ph: +91413 6458888

Bon Bakes

50, Gobert Avenue, Ph: +91413 2349032

18, Rangapillai St, Ph: +91413 2330555


42, Ambour Salai, Ph: +91413 2227886

Hot Breads Zuka 319, Ambour Salai, Ph: +91413 2221191

Mass Hotel, 152, Maraimalai Adigal Salai, Ph: +914134207001

S Three Bar

The Veneto Pasta Bar 248, Mission St, Ph: +914134200463

56A, Perumal Koil Street, Ph: +91413 2227519


11, Nehru St, Ph: +914134210909

Kasha Ki Aasha

Bakers Street

42, Vallar Salai, Kamaraj Nagar, 239, Bussy St, Ph: +91413 4500301

Adyar Anandha Bhavan

398, Anna Salai, Ph: +91413 2337230

Maison Perumal Le Ciel


90, Kamaraj Salai, Ph: +91413 2214311

Ruthira Residency, 468, MG Road, Ph: +91413 2346006

Bizous Bar ECR Main Road, Manjakuppam, Ph: +914132650000

Eaudevie Bar 58, Perumal Koil St, Ph: +914132227519 DisDis & Co 45, Rue Romain Rolland, Ph: +914132225616

Fluides Le Chateau, 11A Romain Rolland St, Ph: +914132229500

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AVR Swarna Mahal

LIFESTYLE & ARTIFACTS Amethyst La Maison Rose, 8, Romain Rolland St, Ph: +91413 4210809

Anokhi 1, Caserne St, M: 09840172204

Casablanca 165, Mission St, Ph: +91413 2226495 / 2336495

Fab India 223, Mission St, M: 09944987620

Hidesign Boutique 169, JN St, Ph: +914132229944

Home Trotter 44, Aurobindo St, Ph: +91413 2221600

Kalki 134, Mission St, Ph: +91413 2623450

Geethanjali Artifacts 20, Rue Bussy, Ph : +91413 4200392,2225920

Living Art 14, Rue du Bazaar Saint Laurent, Ph: +914134308773

Linen Club 97/99, Kamaraj Salai, Ph: +91413 2337264

MEN &WOMEN B Casual 441, Bharathi St, Ph: +91413 2226010

Manyavar 97/99, Kamaraj Salai, Ph: +91413 4205111

Outfits 67, IS'floor, JN St, Ph: +91413 4308110

New Nanwani's 44-46, Jawaharlal Nehru Salai, Ph: +91413 6500151

Raymonds 252, Jawarlal Nehru St, Ph: +91413 2335056

Titanic 33, Ambalathadayar Madam St, Ph: +91413 2342075


145-146, Anna Salai Ph: +91413 2343307

Joyalukkas 54,56, Kamaraj Salai, Ph: +91413 2211916

Tanishq 60, JN St, Ph: +914136546365

Kalyan Jewellers

Librairie Francaise 169, Bussy St, Ph: +914132228272

Vak 16, Nehru St, Ph: +914132331962

46, Kamaraj Salai, Ph: +91413 2214633

Sri Lakshmi Jewellery 188, Kosakada St, Ph: +91413 2348095


GIFT SHOP Currimbhoys

Studio Profile 5, Bussy St, Ph: +914134210114

164, MG Road, ECR, kottakuppam Ph: +914132238834

23, Rangapillai St, Ph: +914132227255

Lifestyle 51, B, Mission St, M: 9894032459

Nirvana 53, Suffren St, Ph: +91413 4209610

Shalimar 114/1, Nehru St, Ph: +914132342907

Wonders 122, Mission St, Ph: +914132334633

ELECTRONIC &WATCHES Samsung Plaza 64, Anna Salai, Ph: +91413 4206169

Sony Centre 261, Nehru St, Ph: +914134209139

Lakme Susee La Belle 123, Bussy St, M: 09597671530

Naturals 52, MG Road, Ph: +91413450030

Equilibre Spa Fertile, Auroville, M: 09943410429

PHARMACY Amudha Pharmacy 176, Anna Salai, Ph: +91413222656

Apollo Pharmacy 140, La1 Bahadur St, Bussy St, Ph: +914132226800

Esskay Pharmacy

155, Mission St, Ph: +914134201233

295, Kamarah Salai, Pillaaithotam, Ph: +914132247471


3/36, SV Pate1 Salai, Ph: +914132225294

World of Titan

Sabari Musicals 49A, Eswaran Kovil St, M: +9841538416

Sri Hari Musicals 87, Chetty St, Ph: +91413 4210551

Musee Musicals 129, Saint Therese St, Ph: +914132223533

Mahalaksshmi Ethnic Jewels & Gems


97, Mission St, Ph: +91413 2225886

204, Mission St, Ph: +91413 2338062

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French Book Shop 60, Suffren St, Ph: +914132338062



OPTICALS Bright Vision Care 67, Bussy St, Ph: +914132223340

GKB Opticals 201, Mission St, Ph: +914136451202 Lawrence & Mayo 483, MG Road, Ph: +914132225842

Titan Eye+ 155, Mission St, Ph: +914132330616


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Discover travel guide october 2017 edition  
Discover travel guide october 2017 edition  

Discover Chennai, celebrate our fourth anniversary. It's been an amazing four years of learning and sharing all things Chennai. This issue,...