Vinoteca and Cafe Pico Are Launching Weekend Brunches
• Vinoteca by Sula will serve a Sunday brunch, starting this Sunday, September 16. The basic brunch, priced at Rs1,200, includes a selection of cheeses, cold cuts, pinchos, tapas and desserts; the wet brunch, priced at Rs1,800, includes all of the above plus a selection of Sula wines and sangria; the Splash brunch, priced at Rs2,400, includes all of the above, plus a selection of international wines and champagne. From noon to 4pm. Sunville Building, Dr. Annie Besant Road, Worli. Tel: 022 4004 6234, 86910 33900.
• Cafe Pico at Phoenix Market City Kurla will launch an “all-you-can-eat-and-drink” weekend brunch, starting this Saturday, September 15. Dishes include wild mushroom soup; pasta with aglio, olio and pepperoncino; smoked chicken and bell pepper omelette; plus desserts such as chocolate cupcakes; cheese cake; and chocolate terrine. For vegetarians, the brunch is priced at Rs500 without alcohol and Rs1,000 with domestic alcohol. For non-vegetarians, the brunch is priced at Rs700 without alcohol, and at Rs1,200 with domestic alcohol. The prices are exclusive of tax. Every Saturday and Sunday, from 11am to 3pm. Phoenix Market City, Upper Ground Level, L.B.S. Marg, near Kamani Junction, Kurla (West). Tel: 022 2510 2000.
• US coffee chain Starbucks, which was meant to open its first outlets in India this month, has pushed back its entry to the end of 2012, when it is likely to open in Mumbai and Delhi. [The Wall Street Journal]