food joints in mumbai

In Mumbai and Feeling hungry? Here is a list of the top 10 delicious food joints in Mumbai one should not miss.

Cannon Pav Bhaji

This small place is just opposite the busy CSMT Station, and it serves delicious pav bhaji with a big slab of tasty Amul butter on it.  This place is managed wholly and solely by many women who personally prepare these Pav Bhajis, take orders, keep the place clean, and manage it for the entire day. The best dishes to try at Canon are Amul Pav Bhaji and the Cheese Pav Bhaji.

Venue : Canon Pav Bhaji, Opposite CST Station, Mumbai.

Cafe Madras

How can someone leave Cafe Madras, the most iconic place in Mumbai? This small place is being run for over 80 years in Matunga. This is where people have had their breakfast for years; it has become their routine as they start their day by going to the place. The Rasam Vada was introduced in the menu in 1960, and it’s still served even today. One must try their Idli, dosas and also their Sheera to end with a dessert!

Venue : Kamakshi Building no 391/B, Bhaudaji Road, Matunga, Mumbai- 400019

Britannia & Co

Britannia & Co is not a newly built, usual Irani restaurant; this place is being run for approximately 95 years. This little cafe in Bombay serves the best Mutton Berry Pulao, the restaurant’s star dish. The berries are imported from Iran, and they add so much of the flavour to the pulao. Their brown rice, raspberry soda, and Salli Boti are yummy and really worth trying among the other dishes.

Venue: Britannia and Co., Wakefield house, 11sprout Road, Fort, Mumbai.

Pizza By The Bay

On the iconic world-famous Marine Drive, right opposite side stand, Pizza by the bay serves great pizzas. They have one speciality named Mumbai Masala Pizza which is worth-try. Apart from amazing pizzas, they also serve a great breakfast menu that people love. Fancy garnishing and plating will make your day and the Marine Drive view from your window.

Venue: 143, Soona Mahal, Marine Drive, Churchgate, Mumbai.

Noor Mohammadi

This street is home to the best street food in Mumbai. The best time to visit Mohammad Ali road (where Noor Mohmaddi is, along with many other great restaurants and roadside Seek Kabab joints) is during Ramadan/ Ramzaan. This is the time when one can actually spot Bollywood stars roaming on the streets and tasting the awesome food. 

Venue: 179, Wazir Building, Bhendi Bazar, Abdul Hakim Chowk, Near Girgaum, Mumbai.

6. Gulshan-e-Iran

Best known for its delicious Mughlai specialities at low prices, the best items to try at Gulshan-e-Iran varies from Kheema pav to chicken tikka masala, Garlic Naan, Rabdi Kulfi for dessert. It’s beautiful how one can ask for the bill with a full stomach and wonder how it’s not costly at all. Not even close. Gulshan-e-Iran is one of the best street food in Mumbai and is a worth visit.

Venue: 15, Corner Of MRA Marg, Musafir Khana Road, Crawford Market, Mumbai.

Mani’s Lunch Home

Chembur being home to many South Indian cafes and Mani’s is the one who would miss visiting. The place is always crowded and buzzing with college students and residents of Chembur. A healthy and delicious breakfast at Mani’s will make sure it is your perfect day. Their lunch thali is not just tummy-filling but also very satisfying. 

Venue: 86, Komal building, Second road, Chembur East, Mumbai.

Gaylord

Located near Marine Drive and established in 1956 and running strong over the years, Gaylord’s bakery is loved by many in town. They have freshly prepared bread, cakes and much more. Their chicken puffs, veg puffs are just delicious. There is a restaurant inside that serves a variety of cuisines, making Mughlai dishes loved over the years.

Venue: Mayfair building, Nariman Road, Churchgate, Mumbai.

Café Mondegar

Café Mondegar or popularly known as Mondy’s, is one of the iconic places in Colaba. This place is one of the earliest cafes in Colaba, and some popular dishes to try are Chicken Tikka, Prawns, and if you are a veggie, Paneer Malai is a must-try. It is a good place to have a lunch or a dinner plan with your friends and family. The vibe there is positive and a lovely place in town!

Venue: 5A, Metro House, Shahid Bhagat Singh Road, Colaba, Mumbai.

Sardar Pav Bhaji

Sardar Pav Bhaji in Tardeo is rated one of the best Pav Bhajis in Mumbai. They have customers coming from the remotest corners of the city, especially to eat this Pav Bhaji. They put a big slab of Amul Butter on their Pav Bahji, which makes it more delicious. It is a must-eat place in Mumbai, and also try their Mango Shake. This is among the few eateries in Mumbai that have not lost their charm!

Venue: Tardeo road junction, Janata Nagar, Tardeo, Mumbai.