Tag: fish

Hermit and the hidden Maratha

I’ve said this before and I’m saying it again: Hermit Dacosta is a rock star. He knows the prices of all the fish in the market, the best time to buy bangda, who has the best prawns, which fish are better at Crawford Market versus Sassoon Dock. He knows who […]

Capturing the Castle

About a fortnight ago my classmates from school got together for a small celebration. About half way through the evening, we separated into two groups: three-fourths of the group were talking about sex and the other one-fourth discussed food and new restaurants. (No points for guessing at which […]

Dinner at Saizen

I was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food at Saizen which opened late last year in place of The Pier in Colaba. In fact, I’d happily rate as one of the better stand-alone Japanese restaurants in the city. Of course, there’d be little hope of success […]