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SLV

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Sri Lakshmi Venkateshwara canteen or idli Hotel. A dozen of them scattered across Bangalore, they are simply called SLV.

The fare generally consists of hot-hot idlis, vadas, upmas, chitranna. They are mainly well known for Idlis and tasty but waaaaatery chutney. They generously splash a mugful of chutney on idlis drowning them completely.

SLV along with SLN ( Sri Lakshmi Janardhana ) is also a name of choice for a few dozen Iyengar Bakeries, of Bangalore.

Usage

SLV idlis are best eaten at SLV canteen itself. If you parcel those idlis, you wont get and savor the waaatery chutney.
Added 2011-09-29 by I love Dtool

Root

Kannada

Region

Karnataka.

Categories

Food and Drink

Related Terms

Hotel, Meals, Meals Ready, Coffeeeeyao

Definition 2 of 2

SLV

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The outcome ("literally") of a bad bout of delhi belly. Usually afflicts Firangs and US Returns who have to legally surrender their desi gut bacteria along with their desi passports, but still persist in eating golgoppas and pani puri on the street..

SLV of course is derived from ISRO's Satellite Launch Vehicle

Usage

Mogan: Hey I haven't seen Sid in 3 days. what happened?
Revi: Bugger thought he was drinking Aquafina from the fridge. Turned out to be tap water. SLV activities in the bathroom looks like
Added 2011-09-29 by Side Character

Root

English

Related Terms

delhi belly