Tales of what goes on behind closed doors in the kitchens of famous restaurants is the fodder for many gossipy conversations over tea among people. Another such story has surfaced and this time regarding a famous restaurant everyone used to praise for their delicious food. Kake Da Hotel, a popular restaurant in Connaught Place is in a bit of a soup after a video showing off their unsanitary dough-kneading techniques went viral online.
Twitter user Kaveri has uploaded a video in which a man on the roof of the restaurant is standing with his feet in a utensil. It becomes evident in a while that he is kneading dough with his feet. The video has left several feeling queasy. Watch the video below.
So how many of you have heard about the great food at Kake – Da – Hotel? pic.twitter.com/lB9cLHA1W8
— kaveri (@ikaveri) 19 February 2017
Following outrage and a formal complaint, the Department of Food Safety in Delhi called for an inspection at the eatery.
The video stirred up Twitterati, with responses flowing in:
While some had heard or seen this happening before,
@ikaveri oops. I go to adjacent Bhapey da Dhaba but since it is close on Tuesday, went at this joint last week.
— Daljeet Singh (@daljeet_DS) 19 February 2017
@ikaveri went there in 1995. Horrible hygiene. Off list since. All in that row till National are the same. Saw this at Rajinder too.
— anil (@anilanilmehta) 19 February 2017
@ikaveri Happens at parathewale gali too, from what I've heard.
— NumbYaar (@NumbYaar) 22 February 2017