Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday inaugurated Odisha Tourism Development Corporation’s (OTDC) restaurant chain ‘Nimantran’ in Bhubaneswar.
Patnaik inaugurated the restaurant near RD Women’s College in Bhubaneswar.
After the one at Rupali Square in the capital city, two more will open soon at Puri and Sambalpur.
OTDC will start ‘Nimantran’ chain of restaurants at the 17th century Rani Bakhri (Queen’s Palace) in Sambalpur and at Blue flag beach in Puri.
The Nimantran restaurant will be managed by OTDC through a dedicated wing which will serve a variety of authentic Odia cuisines from various districts of Odisha.
Only authentic Odia cuisines will be available at the restaurant. A special menu has been planned by prominent chefs to serve the taste of Odisha on the platters of the diners at the restaurant, said an OTDC official.