Deconstructed Cafe is a vegetarian restaurant located inside the Slate Hotel (erstwhile Park Pod hotel ) at Khader Nawaz Khan Road, Nungambakkam. The place is perfect for a casual outing where one can explore delicious food options and enjoy a wonderful dine-in experience. The cafe has a cozy feel with great lighting and comfortable seating. They have a decent parking space with great valet service. The staff are prompt, not shying away from making a suggestion, when asked. The place offers myriad options for vegetarians in the city with some really cool fusion food dishes. Despite being a part of a star-property, the dishes are nominally priced and value for money. The head chef of Deconstructed Cafe is Siva, an expert in continental food sphere, open to experimenting with ingredients and style of cooking. Chef Siva recommends a few favourites and specials such as Auzania, which is a lasagna prepared with semi solid cheese sheets instead of the usual flat-shaped pasta sheets; Cocktail Burger which is a crazy yet delicious blend of idly and burger; Berry cheesecake, a deconstructed dessert and Salted Caramel Tart. Other popular dishes, include the gooey Cheese Samosa, Oreo cheesecake and a special Deconstructed Dhokla.