IRCTC Restaurant at Railway Stations
Indian Railway is always keen to provide passenger friendly initiative at stations and in Trains. IRCTC (Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation) is a subsidiary of the Indian Railways that handles the catering, tourism and online ticketing operations of the Railway has now started IRCTC Restaurant or Food Plaza units at Railway Stations. Zone wise details are following.
Covid 19 : Catering Units : Action by IRCTC
Southern Railway : IRCTC Restaurant at Railway Stations
Southern Railway started various food court at Southern Railway zone’s railway stations. List are following.
- IRCTC inaugurates KFC outlet at Dr.MGR Chennai Central
- IRCTC Food court at Velacherry Suburban Railway Station
Western Railway : IRCTC Restaurant at Railway Stations
According to a press release by Western Railway, in its initiative to provide better passenger facilities at railway stations, a new Food Plaza Unit under IRCTC’s Food Track called ‘Gourmet Times’ was opened for passengers at Churchgate station on 30th September, 2019 by the IRCTC.
IRCTC has awarded the license to operate and manage the Food Plaza Unit at Churchgate station to M/s Brandavan Food Products, which is an ISO 22000:2005 certified company. This Delhi based company has an experience of 20 years in the catering business and has been serving in Railway Catering since the last 10 years and at present has more than eight outlets pan India.
This outlet will run under the brand name ‘Gourmet Times’ and will serve North Indian, South Indian & Chinese cuisines. A host of catering facilities will be made available to the travelling public, including a cafeteria with quick service facility along with take away counter. From Domino’s Pizza to Bikaji Sweets, ‘Gourmet Times’ has a variety of food and quality food for passengers. Passengers can also enjoy fresh juices, shakes and lassi.
The food plaza has state-of-the-art equipment and modern ambience to meet growing expectations of passengers. Special care has been taken to comply with food safety standards. A digital display menu and option of digital payment makes the Food Plaza more efficient and on-the-go for a passenger who’s in rush to grab a bite. The railway administration always strives to provide the best possible amenities to passengers and emphasizes to ensure to make them better in the future.
List of Station facility provided by Indian Railway
- Buggy Services at Railway Stations in India
- Shopping Facility at Railway Stations
- Parcel Packing and Door to Door Pick Up Facility at Railway Stations
- Plastic Bottle recycling Machines at Railway Stations
- Waiting Rooms in Railway Stations
- Breast Feeding Cabins in Railway Stations
- Health Kiosk at Railway Stations
- Public Fridge at Railway Stations
- Travelling Kit at Railway Stations