Business Mint Recognized Swati Kaviraj as the Best Emerging Restaurateur of the Year 2022
Swati Kaviraj is the proud owner of Mast Marathi Restaurant was established in 2019 and since then has been growing successfully. After being in HR Profession in IT Industry for more than 10yrs she realized that her heart was in Hospitality Industry. She belongs to a small city in Maharashtra with a deep respect for Marathi Cuisine & Culture. Swati’s passion for Marathi food brought out the restaurateur in her that led to the beginning of Brand - Mast Marathi in Bangalore.
Her main vision is to serve the Maharashtrian cuisine all around Bangalore & other parts of India. Swati accepts the fact quite gracefully that the restaurant and food industry in Bangalore is dominated by South Indian Cuisine. But Since the inauguration, people had shown immense love for Marathi Cuisine, and the taste of the Marathi food was very warmly accepted by the people of Namma Bengaluru.
The strongest pillar of her life is her Husband – Somashekar, without whose support this would have been impossible. Swati has had her fair share of challenges in terms of setting up the business, hiring the right Team, procuring Authentic Groceries & Spices, spreading the word, serving different kinds of customers, etc., while running the business. Getting used to a whole new environment was the biggest challenge as the Pandemic had hit hard within a few months of starting Mast Marathi, yet her determination has kept Mast Marathi going on.
Swati manages the brand confidently and her dedication has led Mast Marathi to become extremely popular among the customers. Being one of the finest foodpreneurs in the space
She wants to serve as an inspiration for all the aspiring F&B EnterpreNary (Women Entrepreneurs) and encourage them to make a mark in this space.
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