Restaurants

Top Choice North Indian in 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 Indian in Mumbai

Bombay Canteen

Bombay Canteen is Mumbai's hottest restaurant, 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 Le Berna…
Top Choice South Indian in Mumbai

Dakshinayan

With rangoli 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 and uttapam, village-f…
Indian in Mumbai

Goila Butter Chicken

Don't miss this takeaway/delivery-only gourmet stand dedicated to celebrity chef Saransh Goila's take on one of India's most iconic dishes: butter chicken. Goila, who won Indian TV's Food Food Maha Challenge, gets t…
Indian in Mumbai

Revival

This Thali mecca traded in chaotic Crawford Market congestion for a location with Chowpatty sea views in 2016. Waiters saunter around the latest digs in silken dhotis, filling your plates with dozens of delectable (…
Indian in Mumbai

Shree Thakkar Bhojnalaya

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 press with their never-ending Gujarati/Rajasthani set meals, full of fars…
North Indian in Mumbai

Oye Kake

An intimate all-veg Punjabi place where the daily thali (₹219) is wildly popular with local office workers and renowned for its authenticity. Signature dishes include the paneer tikka masala, sarson da saag (mustard…
South Indian in 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…
Indian in Mumbai

Badshah Snacks & Drinks

Opposite Crawford Market, Badshah has been serving snacks, fruit juices and its famous falooda (rose-flavoured drink made with milk, cream, nuts and vermicelli), kulfi falooda (with ice cream) and kesar pista falood…
North Indian in Mumbai

Cafe Noorani

Inexpensive, old-school eatery that’s a requisite stop before or after visiting Haji Ali Dargah. Mughlai and Punjabi staples dominate, with kebabs chargrilled to perfection and great biryanis; try the chicken tikka …