The concept of Halloween is fast becoming a new way to celebrate in India. The day of the dead, better known as Halloween is in its full swings as restaurants and bars in India have come up with ‘Spooky’ offers on food and drinks organising themed party at their outlets.
People in India are fast catching these trends as a new way of celebration bringing their best costumes and apparels to attend the best parties in the town. Restaurants like Skky at Ramada Powai, Black Magic Party at Caffee MadHouse, Spookeasy at Speakeasy and Story at Westin Gurgaon.
Ramada Powai Hotel and Convention centre has some thrilling plans for all rock music and spooky food lovers with the Pixie Girls performing live on the Halloween night at Skky.
Nischint Pathania, General Manager- Ramada Powai Hotel & Convention Center says, “Mumbai gets set for some ghoulish fun and we at Skky are ready to enthrall you with its spookiest best interiors and the special Halloween menu. Halloween festivities are enjoyed by folks of all ages so we are expecting a huge crowd on 31st”.
The restaurant is inviting guests to indulge in various types of spooky cuisines & a décor buffet. Some of the stars of the scrumptious menu that awaits you includes Vampire blood soup (Traditional Tom Yum soup with Vegetables) Dark Secret Treasures(Spicy chicken bean curd soup) Bloodied Mummy toes (Sichuan corn curd, crisp creamed corn rectangular cakes topped with Red & Fiery Chili bean sauce) Dracula’s blackened heart(Tunde Ke Kebab, grilled to perfection & served with Ulte Tawe Ka Paratha) Venom from the Dracula’s sharp incisor’s (Kung pao chicken, cubed chicken tossed with soya, chilly & spring onions) Curls of the dreaded Satan (Flat noodles tossed with chili, lime, bean sprouts & scallions) Frightened Scream (Scream for handcrafted ice cream - Paan, Fresh Kiwi & Basil, Dolce De Leche, Lemon& Green tea) and many more wraithlike dishes.
Adding to the same lines, Bhuvanesh Kalburgi, Executive Chef at Ramada Powai Hotel & Convention Center shares, “Skky has come up with a great menu for the Halloween night and it promises to be a fun, spooky affair. The new menu featuring a range of dishes, includes the ‘Witches Broom’ - a chicken satay, ‘Grave digger’s brownie’ a flourless chocolate brownie served with a scoop of vanilla ice creams well as a quirky soup ‘Creme De ala Pumpkin’ which is made using special, closely guarded ingredients”.
And as it is believed that the predator usually appears at Sunset… That’s when his prey comes out to drink…. And it is after dawn … That the predator feasts like there’s no tomorrow. The Westin comes with a Halloween Themed Party at #StoryAtWestin, at 9 pm onwards with best offers on food and drinks. The restaurant will also give a surprise package to the best dressed couple on the occasion.
Delhi Comic Con is presenting the biggest costume bash ever from 8 pm onwards, cosplayers who come in scary costumes get 2 free drinks, grove to the tunes of your favourite horror music, fun goosebumps merchandise.
And the party doesn’t ends here, dress in your scariest costumes and try the spookiest of food, as Mia Bella celebrates Halloween Night with a special Cocktail Menu on Saturday, 31st October 2015.
On the scariest night of the year, you can’t miss some of the drinks from the cocktail menu. Amidst all blood, try out the Bloody Mystery (A delightful combination of fusion vampire blood with human in house eating spices), or being a fan of the 8-legged creature, have the Spider Nest (A concoction blend of minty green crust with flavoured spider on top), while you are watched by the Devil’s Eyes (A four side look of the Indian devils in gol gappa shots to care for).
That’s not it. There is a lot more to the night and we shall make sure it remains the most horrific and scary night of your life. The most devilish dressed couple wins Rs.2000 meal voucher and there is special deals for groups of 10 or more.
Commenting on the same, Bhanu Nehra, Owner, Mia Bella says, “Usually, the challenge that chefs face is to present a simple dish in an appealing way, but Halloween is all about presenting food in its most awful form. As the popularity of Halloween has gone up in Delhi, people are drawn to special cocktails and dishes on the menu. That is why almost every restaurant today comes up with special cocktails or dishes to meet that demand.”
Meanwhile, i-Kandy at Le Meridien will have the scariest party on 31st night with some amazing EDM & commercial favourites of the season. The much loved lounge and nightclub will witness a thrilling night with nerve-jangling surprises, ghosts, ghouls, vampires and more! The guest who will be dressed in their terrifying best can enjoy drink specials.
Likewise, Dos Burros at Cyber Hub is offering amazing discounts on IMFL, Sangria and Cocktails with special offers for ladies.