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What's so special?

Hot or Sour? What kind of listing should you expect from Speciality Restaurants?  

Photographs by Soumik Kar

Ved Srinivas, his wife and two children are regulars at Mainland China on Chennai’s Sterling Road. Many family birthdays, anniversaries and office promotions have been celebrated there. “The kids love noodles and sometimes it is the only way we can get them to eat spinach,” he says, referring to the crackling spinach that is a house speciality.