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Restaurants: Creating Worldwide Appeal and a Sense of Home

When you travel, it feels as if there are two worlds: your home and the rest of the world. When you step into a restaurant, this feeling is echoed, and it changes based on which restaurant you are in. Right around the corner from home, a restaurant may feel like you are in Thailand eating pad Thai, in America enjoying a cheese burger or in France eating snails. In other cases, you may be half way around the globe in a spot full of Aussies that makes you feel like you are back home. Hi, my name is Betina, and I love eating out and travelling. This blog looks at everything related to those concepts. It talks about the sense of home and away in restaurants. Whether you are a diner or a restaurateur, I hope you enjoy the diverse posts I include in this blog.


Restaurants: Creating Worldwide Appeal and a Sense of Home

    Going for a First Date? Tips on How to Choose the Right Cafe

    Cafes are the perfect place to take your better half for a date. Many couples visit cafes as they provide a suitable environment to catch up. The first date is quite a challenge for many people. If it goes wrong, the relationship could end prematurely. Below are tips on how to choose the best café for your first date.  Location  Location is a very critical factor when choosing a café for your first date.

    Exploring Gujarati Cuisine

    The western Indian state of Gujarat has a distinctive cuisine that mostly consists of vegetarian dishes. Meals often contain both sweet and sour foods, and pickled vegetables and flatbreads, such as chapattis, are popular accompaniments. Buttermilk is used liberally to add richness to traditional dishes, and popular spices include fenugreek, asafoetida and turmeric. Tamarind is a common ingredient in Gujarati curries and has a sour taste profile. Desserts and sweets rely heavily on dairy products, such as yogurt, curds and condensed milk.

    Keto Restaurant Dining

    Low carbohydrate diets seem to be gaining lots of popularity, especially the ultra-low carb nutritional plans like the Ketogenic Diet, because of its success with helping people to control their cravings and lose weight. The keto diet is all about reducing the amount of glycogen (stored form of carbohydrates) in the body so that it runs off an alternative energy source known as ketones. Ketones are produced when the body is in a state of ketosis which come from reducing your carb intake to around 50 grams a day or less.

    Five Things You Can Make With Leftover Sushi

    If you've got leftover sushi, you can reuse it in a range of ways. Take a look at these ideas. Some of them are so yummy, you might want to ask the sushi restaurant for extras just so you can make these treats: 1. Morning-After Eggs and Rice Some people love leftover sushi as-is for their breakfast, but if you prefer to alter it a bit, heat up the leftovers and throw two fried eggs over them.

    Fine dining restaurant receptions for your wedding

    If you are having a smaller wedding and love fine dining you might be interested in having your wedding reception in your local fine dining restaurant. Here are some things to keep in mind. Ambience Fine dining restaurants have a classic and pared down ambience with low level meeting and classic decor. This can be a great way to keep your wedding classy and low key while still prioritising the aspects of your wedding that you find important - such as great food.

    Perfect steak house etiquette

    A steak house is the perfect choice for a date night, or business dinner with clients. However if you are looking to impress it's important to make sure that you obey correct etiquette. Here are some common questions and answers to make sure you are eating with correct etiquette: "Can I order the steak well done?" Any fine dining restaurant will do what they can to cater to their diners request.

    Tips on running a killer restaurant

    From the moment a customer walks in a restaurant, every detail that happens thereafter counts. Creating a successful restaurant is not an easy venture, it requires hard work and dedication. So if you want to start your own eating place or convert your restaurant to a profit making business, then here are some great tips to do this.  Mind your location and staff These are some of the two greatest success markers in the restaurant business.

    Exploring South Indian Cuisine

    The flavours and staple ingredients of Indian food vary by region. South Indian food encompasses dishes from the states of Kerala, Tamilnadu, Andhra Pradesh, and Karnataka. These coastal states have access to lots of fresh seafood, but vegetarian dishes are also popular. Here's an overview of the style, staple ingredients and popular dishes associated with South Indian cuisine: Style Of Cooking South Indian cuisine features plenty of chillies and is known for being very spicy.