Usthad Hotel falls in the genre of drama film written by Anjali Menon and directed by Anwar Rasheed. It stars Dulquer Salmaan, Nithya Menon and Thilakan in the lead roles.
The film released on June 29th, 2012.It is the story of a strong bond between Kareem (Thilakan) and his grandson Feyzee (Dulquer Salmaan).
Paresh C Palicha of Rediff.com says that director Anwar Rasheed serves us a delicious meal with Usthad Hotel.
Feyzee wants to be a chef much against the wishes of his father Razaq (Siddique). He secretly peruses a degree to become a chef.
In his disapproval of this his father Razaq disowns him. However his grandfather's hotel, Usthad Hotel is being preyed by a rich hotel owner. He manages to close down the hotel with the help of health department, citing lack of cleanliness.
Feyzee however manages money from friends and employees to start the hotel again. The grind he goes through makes him realize what his grandfather said, "anyone can fill a stomach, but a good cook should fill the heart as well". He also meets her lady in Sahini (Nithya Menon).