In Mumbai you can sample the best of the Indian kitchen, abundant in its regional variations and cross-variations, as well as its international selection of food. Also, give the street food a try, especially “bhel puri”, the sweet and sour Mumbai speciality of deep fried pastry shells with onion, tomato and chilies. Juice bars are good places for a drink, but keep away from ice made with untreated water!
This stylish scene restaurant is highly favoured by celebs and models and offers Mediterranean world cuisine. Olive Bar & Kitchen is claimed to be one of the best places to hang out in Mumbai.
This is one of the city’s most popular restaurants. Khyber Restaurant is truly an institution that offers northwest frontier food with opulent white marble floors, stone pillars and where the waiters dress in Patna tribal garb.
This restaurant serves a wide selection of vegetarian food. Here it is recommended to try the puffed Bhaturas, sizzling starters or ice cream sodas. Cream Centre is popular both with the locals as well as visitors.
The suit and tie crowd come to Golden Punjab to sample a variety of Punjab food and Tandoori Chicken. Here you can expect some hearty fare in large portions, so it is wise to bring an appetite!
At Food Inn you can enjoy authentic North Indian food with an excellent selection of lamb dishes. Coming here you can expect great food in a good location and friendly service.
This is one of the best places that serve Goan food in Mumbai and you can find it close to the Strand Cinema. The food is very cheap and basic, but do not let that fool you, it is plain excellent! But all vegetarians should beware, it does get busy.
Nawab Saheb - Renaissance Hotel
This stylish and exciting restaurant can be found inside the Renaissance Hotel & Convention Centre. Here you can choose between tasty dishes like kebabs and curries. It is recommended to book a table in advance.
Thai Pavilion - Taj President
If you like Thai food you should pay a visit to Thai Pavilion. This stylish restaurant can be found at the Taj President and offers impeccable service and great Thai dishes.
Sea Lounge - Taj Mahal Palace
At the Sea Lounge you can enjoy Afternoon Tea accompanied by a great view over the ocean. This is also a great place for both lunch and dinner. You can find this gem at the Taj Mahal Palace.
Out of the Blue
At the cosy restaurant Out of the Blue you can enjoy a great variety of dishes. Choose between vegetarian food, pastas, barbeque dishes and mocktails in a pleasant atmosphere.
The China House at the Grand Hyatt Mumbai offers signature dishes like Peking duck and Dan Dan noodles. You can find this restaurant in an ideal location and it is claimed to be the best Chinese restaurant in Mumbai.
This Indian restaurant is highly appreciated by its guests and offers great service. Here you can try various dishes, focusing on seafood, like crabs, clams and lobster.
At the JW Marriott Hotel you can find the Italian restaurant Mezzo Mezzo. This place offers authentic Italian food with exotic herbs accompanied by a great wine list. Here you can also find a bar serving anti-pasto and gelato.
At the restaurant Swati Snacks you can enjoy great traditional food and the most amazing Gujju dishes. You can find this award-winning place in the southern parts of Mumbai.
In the 34th floor at the Four Season Hotel you can find the modern Aer Lounge, a great place for grabbing something to eat while listening to a DJ and enjoying the fantastic views over the city. If you are not a guest of the hotel you need to pay an entrance fee.