Situated in Gurdev Nagar Colony of Ludhiana, Taamra has a formal and classy dine in with a cool garden café
Jasnoor Kaur, The Hush Post: Taamra resto-bar in Gurdev Nagar Colony in Ludhiana is a perfect place to chill out with family and friends. Earlier, on this place stood Mocha restaurant which was owned by the same person.
Now, Mocha restaurant has been overhauled and re-christened as Taamra. The new-look resto-bar has a formal and classy dine in with a cool garden café. Hardly a few months old, this place with its ravishing interior, great ambiance, unique menu of drinks and delicious food has succeeded in impressing the people of Ludhiana.
“The restaurant has a wonderful ambiance and the garden café is beautiful and greenery gives a very pleasant view. The lights on the stage are the best part about the interior of the place. But the beautiful orange walls and the lighting on the plants in the garden café aren’t any less, the walls give me the feeling of being in a French colony and those lights on the plants are very soothing. This place is first-class whether you want to go to a formal dinner with your clients or to hang around with friends,” says a 26-year-old Manpreet Kaur.
This is a go-to place for formal dinners, family outings or to chill out with friends. Taamra is widely praised by the people of Ludhiana for this kind of versatility.
“The food served was finger licking good and this place is best for the people who love drinking as it offers drinks at a reasonable price. Various variety of drinks are available which was a delight for me,” says a businessman Ranveer Singh.
Taamra offers a very interesting bar menu and the names of the drinks are quite amusing. Names of Long Island Iced Teas (LIITs) are on various areas on Ludhiana like Sarabha Nagar, Model Town, etc. Besides the names of LIITs, there is a special section for drinks called Santa Banta in which vodka is infused with toffees like Mango bite, Fatafat, Aam Papad etc. Such unique concepts of drinks have never been seen in Ludhiana before.
“Taamra is one of the restaurants in Ludhiana where you will love their menu and would like to try the new delicacies on it. Both veg and non-veg dishes were great with fast service and gracious staff,” says post-graduation student Akanksha from Chandigarh who visits Taamra whenever she visits Ludhiana.
They have a wide variety of food items, ranging from Desi Indian food to Continental to Italian to Oriental. Not only the food, the events that they organize every week or at some occasions have been highly appreciated.
“Taamra’s events are wonderful. I’ve been there for the Baisakhi Bhangra and Bollywood Bash and for my Valentine’s day celebration. The live performances there are the best. I would highly recommend this place for all the youngsters,” says Harshdeep Singh of Ludhiana.
Taamra organizes couple kitty parties, ladies kitty parties, boys’ night out every Wednesday with the offer of buy 1 get 1 free on all the alcoholic drinks for boys. They also offer discounts on drinks on festivals like Holi and at the special screenings of IPL matches which is an attraction these days. They have open mic events as well.
“The garden café and its orange walls are best for photography in the daylight. DJ is incredible with all the hits available with them. Both the quality and quantity of the food are satisfying,” says Simarpreet Kaur, a student.
This place is excellent in all ways, giving a lavishing experience to the customers and highly recommended by them.