New In Town – Drink & Dine At These Newly Launched Restaurants In Town
The culinary landscape of Mumbai’s is continuously evolving with the addition of new restaurants and bars. If you are a foodie, Mumbai is a city that will satiate all your cravings. From fantastic street food to a wide range of fine-dining options, you can have your cake and eat it too.
But since the food scene is always updating itself, it can be a tad bit overwhelming to keep up with all the new and exciting places to eat. Luckily for you, we have curated a list of the hottest new restaurants in town. Don’t want to step out for a meal – you can always order some amazing dishes here.
Poco Loco, Khar
Poco Loco is a Mexican restaurant situated in Khar, West. The vibrant décor is in line with the restaurant’s festive Mexican theme. The food is both traditional and experimental. You can get the usual suspects of Mexican cuisine, like enchiladas, nachos, and burritos. But the restaurant also isn’t afraid to dial it up and put on a show for you with some dishes that come clouded in smoke, caviar, and foam.
They also have an impressive bar menu with exciting cocktails like “Reaction,” a cookie-infused whiskey drink with chocolate ice, and “Dr. Loco’s Fuego,” a tabasco-infused mix of Sambuca and tequila.
Where – Building No 87, Plot, Ground Floor, No 99, SV Rd, Khar West, Mumbai
Price for two – INR 1,700
Contact – 91 93241 91366
Timings – 12:30 PM – 1:30 AM
Bayroute, Lower Parel
Bayroute guarantees to transport you to the Middle East from the moment you enter this mesmerizing restaurant. The regal interiors are further accentuated by the attention to detail given to every corner with hot-air balloon lamps, intricate mosaic tiling, and dreamy curtains.
The menu has a wide array of dishes from the Lebanese, Greek, Egyptian, Moroccan, and Turkish cuisine. Za’atar naans and a variety of kebabs and the signature “Hummus Bayroute” are highly recommended. They have a decadent selection of desserts like baklava and “Zafrani Milk.”
Where – Unit No. T-9 – 3rd Floor,Palladium Mall, High Street Phoenix, Senapati Bapat Marg, Lower Parel, Mumbai
Price for two – INR 3,000
Contact – 022 68640707
Timings – 12 AM – 1:30 AM
Tanjore Tiffin Room, Andheri
If you are in the mood to sample some delicious and authentic Tamil cuisine, Tanjore Tiffin Room is just the place for you. The menu covers a vast range of local dishes from the state of Tamil Nadu. If you have a tough time deciding what to get, fear not! Once you are seated, the server will introduce you to all the curries on the menu, and after you try them all, you can pair the gravy with fish, prawns, chicken, mutton, or veggies.
The mutton korma with appam, jack fruit cutlets, and the tamarind fish idiyappam are highly recommended.
Where – Jewel Mahal Shopping Center, Seven Bunglow, Ratan Kunj, Versova, Andheri West, Mumbai
Price for two – INR 1,500
Contact – 91 98200 50591
Timings – 12 PM – 1 AM
Radio Bar, Chembur
The iconic Radio Bar has opened up a new branch at Chembur. Although the Khar outlet can never be supplanted from its OG status, the Chembur branch is bigger, swankier, and has a more elaborate menu. They house exclusive cocktails like “Billie Gin” and “Kokum Together” to keep you refreshed on the dancefloor.
The versatile menu offers several delights such as “Shikhari Gosht Kalimiri,” prawns balchao, and the Mediterranean lamb burger. The creative cocktails and the mouth-watering food coupled with the party vibes make this the place for the perfect night-out.
Where – Natraj Compound, Dr Choithram Gidwani Road, near Shivaji Maharaj Chowk, Chembur, Mumbai
Price for two – INR 2,100
Contact – 91 93559 90044
Timings – 7 PM – 2 AM
Vice Global Tapas Bar, Juhu
If you fancy yourself to be a connoisseur of cocktails and relish a night out filled with classy cocktails, Vice Global Tapas Bar awaits you. The décor is minimalist, but the bar has a rugged charm you don’t often find in most bars in Mumbai.
The bar counter made entirely with mother-of-pearl has to be the most striking aesthetic feature of the bar. The bar is filled with the finest liquor from all over the world. “Vice Paloma” and “Black Porch Bourbon Mafia” are highly recommended cocktails. Although food might be secondary when you go here, they are no slouches in the culinary department as well. The “Chef’s Special Manchurian” and the “Laal Maas Bao” are a must-try.
Where – Vice- Global Tapas Bar, 5 Kings International Hotel Compound Opposite Juhu Church, Juhu Tara Rd, Mumbai,
Price for two – INR 1,800
Contact – 91 77100 72111
Timings – 6 PM – 1:30 AM
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