Where To DINE Now: 309 Dhaba

Up a flight of stairs to a large airy dining room that overlooks the TIFF Bell Lightbox and the street below is an oasis: 309 Dhaba. Complex and exotic delicacies prepared by Chef PK Singh Ahluwalia and his personally trained kitchen staff reveal rare expertise with the many cuisines of India that is as impressive as it gets. Along the wall, televised song and dance from India. Flashing colours and provocative dances reflect the flavour profile of a menu that moves effortlessly across the map: from Punjab to Madras; Bengal to Goa; and from Mughal to British influences. Chef PK has the virtuosity to traverse it all, and with both confidence and humility to toss the menu aside if we prefer anything customized. Continue reading “Where To DINE Now: 309 Dhaba”