Food Court

Sea facing restaurant with a bar

BOATS (Based On A True Story) is a new resto-bar situated at Besant Nagar. Started in March, this year, the place is 3200 sq.ft. in area with an outdoor area and can accommodate up to 100 customers. Arun Prakash, Dilip Rogger, Raj Kamal and Arasu Dennis are the owners.

“With BOATS, we did not go for the conventional bar set up; we preferred to promote the concept of a café bar. We want people to come and relax here over a range of munchies along with some drinks,” says Nandhivarman, manager.

The menu features a wide range of dishes ranging from local to oriental. We have appetizers available in vegetables, chicken, beef, pork and sea food varieties along with burgers, pastas, main course, rice, noodles and desserts. The bar serves beer, a wide range of cocktails, domestic and international liquor.

DJ live and other live performances by artists are also organised regularly. Smoking zone is situated at the outdoor area. Restaurant is open to adults above 18. Stags are not allowed. Customers can avail ‘buy one get one’ offer in drinks from 12 noon to 3 p.m. every day.

Open from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. At 17, 5th Avenue, Besant Nagar. Ph: 30853962.

Noodle based eats

No Strings Attached, Adyar is a casual dine-in café specialising in noodle-based delicacies. The café is the brainchild of a foodie Arun Kumar and his friends Nithin Kalkiraju, Kannan and Manikandan. The place has a kitchen of 500 sft. and a cozy dine-in area with self service counters.

“Our main aim is to provide innovative vegetarian dishes with best quality at pocket friendly rates. The dishes do not contain any artificial colours and preservatives. The sauces are prepared in the restaurant. We have a simple menu, with rates from Rs.59,” says Arun.

The menu features tomato soup with noodles, samosa and spring rolls with noodle fillings, noodles in South Indian, manchurian, paneer makhani, Thai green curry and Italian sauce. Pizza topped with noodles and veggies, tortilla wrap filled with noodles are also available.

Open from 12 noon to 11 p.m. At 101, L.B. Road, Adyar. Ph: 48527478.