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Review: The Maharaja

The three owners of The Maharaja have done a very good job redecorating the already handsome upstairs space in Harvard Square that was formerly Bombay Club. They are much less clear about marketing the menu, which has all kinds of the usual Indian restau
Postmodern roadhouse Indian by way of London
By ROBERT NADEAU  |  June 03, 2011

Punjab Palace

Punjab Palace — by the same owners of Kenmore Square’s India Quality — “proves to be the kind of kid brother that would make any older sibling proud,” my colleague MC Slim JB wrote last year. That’s true, but this is also another second-tier Indian resta
A quality Indian bargain spot deserving of multiple visits
By ROBERT NADEAU  |  October 16, 2009

Mt. Everest Kitchen

Asked to create pithy descriptions of obscure cuisines, food writers often triangulate, using familiar geographic signposts to nudge readers into the general neighborhood.
The strange yet strangely familiar (and undeniably delicious) cuisine of Nepal
By MC SLIM JB  |  July 03, 2009

Sports blotter: Steamrolled again

Brian Bosworth gets a DUI; Marshawn Lynch pleads guilty to a gun charge
Brian Bosworth gets leveled by John Law, and Marshawn Lynch hops on the Chris Henry express
By MATT TAIBBI  |  March 11, 2009

Punjab Palace

Had I known that Punjab Palace was related to India Quality, my favorite old-school Indian restaurant, I’d have visited sooner.
A chip off the ol’ baingan bhartha
By MC SLIM JB  |  May 07, 2008

Crossword: ''Two by two''

Dissecting a fearsome foursome
By MATT JONES  |  December 12, 2007


Making masala

For those who have tried to cook Indian food at home and found it nothing like good Indian-restaurant food, walk with me past the window painting of a man riding an elephant.
A glimpse into the mystery of Indian food
By LINDSAY STERLING  |  September 19, 2007


Last week I complained that Stephanie Daley was a little obtuse about the issues involved in its subject, teen infanticide. This film demonstrates how the opposite can be worse
A caricature of good and evil
By PETER KEOUGH  |  May 17, 2007

Lowering the bar

Here’s a bit of information for those of you who have recently arrived on Planet Earth: people don’t like lawyers.
New standards for lawyers? We don’t need no stinkin’ standards!
By PHILLIPE AND JORGE  |  March 07, 2007