Smart and talented Riya Bhattacharje, who is seen playing the character of Akriti in the show Kabhi Kabhi Ittefaq Sey, is a great cook and a big-time foodie who loves to eat as well as cook for her loved ones. In a candid chat with, Riya shared her favourite recipe and food interests. Check them here.

What is your favourite cheat food?

Puri sabzi

What would your last meal on Earth be?

Rice and some Bengali dish

Do you cook at home? What do you make? Share a recipe with us

I really don’t get time to cook as I am always busy with something or the other. But I love cooking.

Veg or Non Veg?


Baked or fried?


Soup or salad?


One vegetable that you hate the most?

Nothing as such

Your erotica food?

Fish curry rice

Weirdest dish you ever ate?

French fries pizza

Celebrity you would love to cook for?

If I get time I like to cook for myself

Midnight snack?

Nuts and chocolates.

The dish that your family loves when you make:

Rice and three varieties of fish curry

The best compliment got was:

This dish is just heavenly!