Restaurant Week debuts in Pune this September

Ola Prime presents Restaurant Week powered by John Jacobs returns this September with a debut in Pune and celebrates 5 years in Bangalore


Reservations across 110+ restaurants from Monday, 12th September 2016 exclusively on


Malaka Spice.pngCellar Door Hospitality with Ola – India’s most popular mobile app for transportation – announced the return of Restaurant Week powered by John Jacobs Lifestyle Eyewear. The event will be held from Friday, 16th September to Sunday, 25th September,2016, simultaneously across Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Pune featuring 110+ of the country’s finest restaurants.Reservations will go live on Friday, 9th of September at 12 noon for Ola Prime customers and general reservations will go live on Monday, 12th of September at 12 noon, exclusively on

Ola Prime presents Restaurant Week powered by John Jacobs is the largest pan-India culinary event spanning 10 days, across 6 cities and gives discerning food enthusiasts the opportunity to dine at some of India’s finest restaurants at a fraction of a la carte rates. As of this round, Restaurant Week will be making its debut in Pune and will be featuring healthy and diet friendly options on the Restaurant Week menus across all cities. These menu items will include gluten free, vegan, low carb and low sugar options for health conscious diners.A nominal booking fee of INR 60 per person will be secured online at the time of making bookings and the customer can pay for the meal directly at the restaurant.

Ola Prime, the presenting sponsor for Restaurant Week, is Ola’s premium offering and the only Wi-Fi enabled cab in India. Top rated driver-partners, quality sedans and complimentary auto-connect Wi-Fi, among other features, makes Ola Prime the perfect choice of travel for discerning food enthusiasts visiting Restaurant week.

As a result of the association with Ola, all Restaurant Week diners will receive complimentary Ola rides to and from their mealsin Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Pune. In addition to this, all Ola Prime Customers in all participating citieswill get be given exclusive booking access 3 days in advance to when general reservations go live and a waiver on the INR 60 per diner booking fee.

Speaking on the alliance Raghuvesh Sarup, Chief Marketing Officer and Head of Categories at Ola said, “Restaurant Week is one of India’s largest pan-India culinary eventsand we are excited to be associated with them.  With this alliance we are looking to augment the experience for our discerning Prime customers. Other than the assurance of best quality travel, our customers will also be able to enjoy fine dining at some of the countrys best restaurants. With customers across segments looking for avant-garde experiences, our association with an illustrious culinary festival will help our customers with access to the finest of dining experience. We are striving everyday to bring unique offerings to our patrons and the association with Restaurant Week is another step in that direction.”

This round, Ola Prime presents Restaurant Week will be powered by John Jacobs, a game-changing lifestyle eyewear label that brings you an eclectic mix of trendy designs of the highest quality at incredible prices. Partnering with Restaurant Week reinforces the brand’s belief of being part of a lifestyle rather than just selling eyewear. As a brand adopting innovative marketing and strategic tools, this association sets to bring fun filled activities and engagements and leave guests with happier memories.

As part of the 5th Anniversary celebrations for Restaurant Week, participating restaurants in Bangalore will offer customers a five-course prix fixe menu (with vegetarian and non-vegetarian options)at INR 9,00 for lunch and INR 1,100 for dinner, exclusive of applicable taxes.

Diners in Mumbai will be offered, as usual, a three-course prix fixe menu at INR 1,100 for lunch and INR 1,300 for dinner; in Bangalore at INR 900 for lunch and INR 1,100 for dinner; in Chennai at INR 750 for lunch and INR 900 for dinner; in Kolkata at INR 900 for lunch or dinner and in Pune at INR 750 for lunch or dinner. All pricing stated above are per diner, exclusive of applicable taxes, service charges as well as dishes ordered outside of the special Ola Prime presents Restaurant Week menu.

This round of the largest culinary event in India will once again featureRestaurant Week Signature options over and above an extensive hand-picked menu, giving diners the option of experiencing a restaurant’s signature dish at an incremental cost. This feature, a mainstay since Restaurant Week April 2014, saw up to 33% of diners opt for this offeringand will behighlighted in Restaurant Weekmenus atmost participating restaurants. These dishes are priced at an additional INR 200 for appetisers and INR 300 for main course in Delhi and Mumbai and an additional INR 100 for appetisers and INR 200 for main course in Bangalore,Chennai, Kolkata and Pune excluding all taxes and service charges at select participating restaurants.

Zomato will be the online partner for Ola Prime presents Restaurant Week. They will be creating a micro-site with all the participating restaruants listed on it for diners to easily browse dining options during Restaurant Week.

In its thirteenth edition, Ola Prime presents Restaurant Week powered by John Jacobs provides participating fine dining restaurants a platform to showcase their skills with some of their best menu selections for consumers to experience restaurants they may not be familiar with or may want to re-visit. It is a celebration of the culinary landscape in each city – a time for us to be proud of our finest restaurants.

List of Participating Restaurants in Pune:

  1. Ignite Bar & Grill, Courtyard by Marriott Pune Hinjewadi
  2. Kabab Hut, Sun N Sand Hotel
  3. La Terrazza, Hyatt Regency Pune
  4. Malaka Spice, Koregaon Park
  5. Shizusan, Viman Nagar
  6. Stone Water Grill, Koregaon Park
  7. Terttulia, Koregaon Park
  8. Trikaya, Bavdhan

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