Mumbai (Mumbai) restaurants

Top Choice North Indian in Mumbai (Mumbai)

Peshawri

Make this Northwest Frontier restaurant, outside the international airport, your first or last stop in Mumbai. It's a carbon copy of Delhi's famous Bukhara, with the same menu and decor. Folks flock here for the but…
Top Choice Bohri in Mumbai (Mumbai)

Bohri Kitchen

Served up in a family home, this weekend-only pop-up dining experience was cooked up by former Google employee Munaf Kapadia. It showcases both the spectacular home cooking of his mother, Nafisa, and the unique cuis…
Top Choice Indian in Mumbai (Mumbai)

Bombay Canteen

Bombay Canteen is one of Mumbai's hottest restaurants, courtesy of former New York chef and Top Chef Masters winner Floyd Cardoz, and executive chef Thomas Zacharias, who spent time at New York's three-Michelin-star…
Top Choice South Indian in Mumbai (Mumbai)

Dakshinayan

With rangoli (elaborate designs) on the walls, servers in lungis, and sari-clad women lunching (chappals – sandals – off under the table), Dakshinayan channels Tamil Nadu. There are delicately textured dosas, idli a…
Top Choice Cafe in Mumbai (Mumbai)

Kitchen Garden by Suzette

From the same French trio that brought us Suzette comes this superb organic cafe, a haven of health and homesick-remedying salads, sandwiches, cold-press juices and coffee sourced from local cooperatives and organic…
Top Choice Seafood in Mumbai (Mumbai)

Trishna

Behind a modest entrance on a quiet Kala Ghoda lane is this often-lauded, intimate South Indian seafood restaurant. It’s not a trendy place – the decor is old school, the seating a little cramped and the menu perhap…
Top Choice Mughlai in Mumbai (Mumbai)

Khyber

The much-acclaimed Khyber has a Northwest Frontier–themed design that incorporates murals depicting turbaned Mughal royalty, lots of exposed brickwork and oil lanterns – just the sort of place an Afghan warlord migh…
Top Choice South Indian in Mumbai (Mumbai)

Hotel Ram Ashraya

In the Tamil enclave of King’s Circle, 80-year-old Ram Ashraya is beloved by southern families for its spectacular dosas, idli (spongy, round, fermented rice cake) and uttapa (pancake with toppings). Filter coffee i…
Top Choice Indian in Mumbai (Mumbai)

Shree Thakkar Bhojanalay

With a cult following and festive lavender tables to boot, this thali mainstay – one of the oldest in the city – puts on the full-court flavour with its never-ending Gujarati/Rajasthani set meals, full of farsans (b…
Top Choice Seafood in Mumbai (Mumbai)

Bastian

All the praise bestowed upon this trendy seafooder is indisputably warranted. Canadian-Chinese chef Kelvin Cheung, has forged an East-meets-West gastronomic dream. Go with the market-fresh side menu: choose your cat…