Bags the Readers’ Choice ‘Best Patisserie’ award by Travel + Leisure India & SA

                                                                                                                                  Noida, 5th September 2019: MBD Group’s flagship food and beverage outlet, The Chocolate Box & Lounge continues to win hearts and minds. The multiple awards winning F&B brand at Radisson Blu MBD Hotel, Noida and MBD Neopolis, Ludhiana has added yet another feather to its cap by winning the most coveted “Best Patisserie award” at the Travel + Leisure India & SA’ Readers’ Choice Delicious Food Awards 2019. The award was presented at a glittering ceremony held at The Imperial, New Delhi.

The award is yet another tribute to The Chocolate Box and Lounge or TCB, which has now become an iconic brand amongst the gastronomes. The award was fitting recognition by the readers of Travel + Leisure India & SA as the specially crafted delicious chocolates, colorful range of macarons and an endless display of designer cakes at TCB is not just about the taste but it is also about an unforgettable experience.

For over 15 years, The Chocolate Box & Lounge has been acclaimed as one of the most innovative brands of the MBD Group. The patisserie has won several prestigious awards in the past for its gastronomical innovations, unparalleled selection and fantastic traditional dishes with modern and ‘playful’ touches.

Commenting on the win, Ms. Sonica Malhotra, Joint Managing Director, MBD Group, said, “Winning this prestigious award is a recognition of our continued commitment to excellence and providing authentic experience to our guests. The award also encourages us to provide more options to food lovers. We wish to reaffirm our deep commitment to delivering the best culinary experiences and sustaining quality offerings at The Chocolate Box. MBD Group has an aggressive plan to expand TCB’s footprint in next five years, which includes 100 lounges across India at premium high street destinations and luxury malls in gateway cities and state capitals. We will continue to provide memorable services to our existing as well as prospective guests in future as well”.

This is the 2nd Edition of the Travel + Leisure India & SA’ Readers Choice Delicious Food Awards 2019 and the award recognizes the best in travel, leisure and food based on the reader’s poll.


One of the leading education companies in India with over six decades of experience, since 1956, MBD Group-guided by the futuristic vision of their Founder, Shri Ashok Kumar Malhotrahas diversified into various industries including E-Learning, Stationery, M-Learning, Skill Development, Capacity Building Programmes, Eco-Friendly Notebooks, Paper Manufacturing, ICT Infrastructure, Hospitality, Real Estate, Mall Development and Management. The Group has presence in various countries including the UK, Middle East, South Africa and Sri Lanka.

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