Zaika-e-Nizam Food Festival: A Regal Feast at The Westin Chennai Velachery

The Westin Chennai Velachery is proud to announce the grand inauguration of the “Zaika-e-Nizam Food Festival” in collaboration with the illustrious Chef Ruhin Samieraa from Hyderabad. This extraordinary culinary experience invites guests to step into the splendor of the Nizami era, where regal flavors from historic Hyderabad reign supreme.

From the 18th to the 23rd of September, 2023, patrons are invited to embark on a journey that transcends time and place. The festival promises to transport diners to the enchanting world of the Nizams, where aromatic spices and rich gravies evoke a sense of indulgence once reserved for royalty.

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The carefully crafted menu features an exquisite array of vegetarian delights, including Subz Badam Ka Shorba, Rataloo Ki Shami, Malai Broccoli, Paneer Shahi, Nizami Subzi, and Subz Kofta. For those with a penchant for non-vegetarian fare, options abound, such as Paya Shorba, Reshmi Kebab, Pathar Ka Gosht, Dum Ka Murgh, Machli Mahi Kaliya, and Hyderabadi Mutton Curry.

Chef Ruhin Samieraa, renowned for her mastery of Hyderabadi cuisine, expresses her excitement about showcasing the iconic Hyderabadi Biryani to the guests. She is also delighted to present an array of sweet delicacies, including Double Ka Meetha, Kaddu Ki Kheer, Qubani Ka Meetha, and Angoori Rasamalai, ensuring that the culinary journey ends on a sweet note.

The festival will be hosted at MKC – Madras Kitchen Company, offering guests the opportunity to savor these delectable dishes during both lunch and dinner. On the 24th of September, 2023, The Westin Chennai Velachery will host a special Nizami Sunday Brunch at Seasonal Tastes from 12:30 PM to 4:00 PM. This brunch event promises more than just a gastronomic adventure, with activities such as a Fluid Art workshop, engaging kids’ activities, kids’ culinary classes, live music, and live counters to entertain guests.

Don’t miss this chance to immerse yourself in the grandeur of the Nizami era and savor the exquisite flavors of Hyderabad. Whether you’re a culinary connoisseur or simply seeking an unforgettable dining experience, the Zaika-e-Nizam Food Festival at The Westin Chennai Velachery promises an unparalleled journey through time and taste.

Event Details:

Date: 18th -23rd September, 2023

À la carte | Lunch & Dinner at MKC – Madras Kitchen Company – The Westin Chennai Velachery

24th September, 2023

Sunday Brunch | 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM at Seasonal Tastes – The Westin Chennai Velachery

Non-Alcoholic Brunch – INR 2999 AI
Alcoholic Brunch – INR 3999 AI

For table reservations and more information, please call or WhatsApp on our reservations desk at

+91 8939892056.

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