998, 1st Main, 1st Block, Koramangala, Bangalore 560034.
Meal for two: Rs 500
“One Moo, please.” The waitstaff obviously has heard that a million times, but the order rolls a bit embarrassedly off the tongue. The burger though is a comforting, very large mouthful: soft, fresh bun; succulent beef patty; tomato par-cooked by the heat of the meat and enough greens to quieten the conscience.
The Karnataka government has just dropped a bill against cow slaughter, and burger junkies are heaving a sigh of relief. At Thulp (the name comes from local slang meaning a good beating, but could mean wolfing down food), burgers make the world go round. Besides, the Moo burgers with various add-ons (Rs 150-250), there’s also the ‘Imposter’, with chicken (Rs 150-190), and vegetarian alternatives. We can’t tell you how they taste, however: Thulp is that rare place where we place exactly the same order every...