Here Are 8 New Restaurants In Mumbai You Need To Try In July
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Mumbai’s infamous monsoons are well underway, so what better time than to take shelter inside and enjoy a delicious meal? This vibrant city is known for its diverse culinary scene, and as usual, it’s teeming with an array of exciting new dining establishments that are a must-try this July. From cosy cafes to upscale eateries, there is something to satisfy every palate. 

These fresh additions to Mumbai's gastronomic landscape offer innovative menus, creative fusion dishes, and a delightful blend of global flavours. Whether you're a fan of authentic street food, exotic cuisines, or contemporary twists on traditional recipes, these new restaurants promise to take your taste buds on an unforgettable journey. With their inviting ambience and stellar service, they provide the perfect setting for memorable dining experiences in the bustling city of Mumbai.

1. Circle Sixty Nine - Worli

Worli's Kathiwada City House, owned by Sangita Kathiwada, has partnered with Aditi Dugar's Urban Gourmet India, which includes Masque, Sage & Saffron, and TwentySeven Bakehouse, to introduce Circle Sixty Nine. This galleria-bistro combines food and art, offering a delightful culinary experience. Guests can indulge in elegant dishes while enjoying the company of renowned Indian artists.

USP Dishes: Barramundi Ceviche, Charred Eggplant Brûlée, 69 Layer Lasagna, Warm Chocolate Custard 

Timings: 10 am to 11 pm

Address: Kathiwada City House, 69, Sir Pochkhanwala Road, Worli, Mumbai

How To Reach: Near Podar Hospital

Cost For Two: ₹3,000 for two people (approx.)

2. Badmaash - Andheri
In partnership with Mouni Roy, Badmaash, Mumbai offers its patrons an unforgettable experience with its progressive Indian cuisine and a refreshing bar menu. With a tiget-inspired team curated by Sapna Jain Studio, they perfectly showcase the brand's commitment to innovative and delicious Indian cuisine with a modern twist.

USP Dishes: Stir-fried Mushroom Milagu with Shimeji Crisps, Palak Nariyal Ka Shorba, Parsi Chicken Farcha Bhel, Togarashi and Jalapeno Sabudana Vada, Saffron and Bailey Rasmalai.

Timings: 5:50 pm to 1 am

Address: B 12, Ghanshyam Chamber, Veera Industrial Estate, Andheri Link Rd, Lokhandwala Complex, Andheri West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400047

How To Reach: Near Infiniti Mall

Cost For Two: ₹1,800 for two people (approx.) 

3. Bokka Cafe - Bandra

Bandra's Bombay Salad Co founders, Karishma Dalal and Karan Gaba, have recently launched their newest venture, Bokka Cafe. Inspired by Udupi restaurants they’ve brought the charm of the old cafes to a modern setting. The coffee selection, curated by Travis Braganza, features speciality coffee sourced from various single-origin estates in Chikmagalur and roasted by Auroville-based Marc's Coffee. 

USP Dishes: Eggs Kejriwal, Stroganoff, Breakfast Burritos, Smoothie Bowls, Vegan Pancakes, Croissant Sandwiches, 18-Hour Cold Drip Coffees, Iced Teas, Matcha Tea Imported From Japan.

Timing: 8 am to 10 am

Address: Shop No 1 & 2, Salad Co, Rita Apartment, 16th Rd, Pali Hill, Bandra West, Mumbai

How To Reach: Opposite Canara Bank

Cost For Two: ₹700 for two people (approx.)

4. Aer- Worli

Following a year-long break, this iconic and beloved rooftop bar returns with a fresh and exciting design and menu. A brand-new feature is the retractable glass roof that allows guests to revel in panoramic views of the city, come rain or shine. The revamped bar takes inspiration from a nautical theme, resembling a floating ship deck, and offers cocktails inspired by the shifting weather. The extensive menu features handcrafted cocktails, delicious small and large plates featuring cuisines from all over the world and a vast selection of beers, wines and spirits. 

USP Dishes: Cotton Candy Sky Cocktail, Imam Bayildi Wraps, Truffle Infused Morel, Trio of Mezze, Pomegranate Granita

Timing: 5:30 pm to 1:30 am (by reservation only)

Address: 136, Dr Elijah Moses Road, Gandhi Nagar, Upper Worli, Worli.

How To Reach: Four Seasons Hotel

Cost For Two: ₹4,500 for two people (approx.) 

5. Shifuku - Andheri West

Shifuku is a newly opened Pan-Asian eatery that embraces pastel hues, complemented by cherry blossoms, traditional Japanese fans, cane furniture, and artwork. The kitchen serves a wide range of Asian dishes, all accompanied by Asian-inspired cocktails. In addition, guests can enjoy unique ice cream flavors such as kaffir lime, coconut, and black sesame.

USP Dishes: Flame-Grilled Sushi, Maki Rolls, Poached Peking Dumplings, Baos, And Plates Like Burnt Garlic And Almond Shrimp

Timing: 12 pm -1:30 am

Address: G3, Morya Landmark 1, Andheri Lokhandwala, Andheri West, Mumbai

How To Reach: Off New Link Road

Cost For Two: ₹2,000 for two people (approx

6. Kokum Bar and Lounge - Vasai

Adjacent to the renowned Kokum Restaurant, Kokum Bar and Lounge aims to provide a vibrant and entertaining venue for the youth of Vasai. The establishment offers live band performances followed by DJ sets on weekends. Kokum Restaurant, nestled in Vasai, is a culinary paradise specialising in Konkan and Malvani Coastal Cuisine. It is renowned for its authentic flavors and memorable dining experiences. The restaurant showcases a variety of authentic coastal preparations, featuring the freshest seafood and local ingredients.

USP Dishes: Kulfi Kebab, Kbl Chicken, Lamb Chop, Paan Kulfi. Cocktails: Alaska, Orchid Queen, Mimosa, Malabar Cooler.

Timings: 6 pm - 12:30 am

Address:  301, Kokum Restaurant, Tania Planet, Papdy-Bhabola Road, Bhabola Naka, Vasai-Virar, Maharashtra 401201

How To Reach: Tania Planet Mall

Cost For Two: ₹1,200 for two people (approx.)

7. Luna Luna - Andheri

Situated amidst the bustling streets of Saki Naka, Luna Luna offers an extraordinary dining experience in an expansive setting. It caters to diverse palates, including adults, youngsters, and the young at heart. Going beyond the usual buffet concept, Luna Luna presents interactive dining options such as the Pav-Wow Counter, a Candy Shop stocked with nostalgic candies, and a Sugarcane Juice Counter, among others. The menu features a wide array of delectable dishes from various cuisines, ensuring there's something for everyone's taste.

USP Dishes: Moroccan Chickpea Salad, Classic Margherita, Penne Alfredo, Chicken Katsu Curry, Tariwala Mutton Curry, Garlic Butter Prawns, Korean Fried Chicken, White Chocolate Pastry, Dark Chocolate Squares

Timings: 12 pm – 3:30pm, 6:30pm – 12 am

Address: Ground Level, Kailash Heights, Near 1 Aerocity, Sakinaka, Mumbai

How To Reach: Phoenix Palladium

Cost For Two: ₹1,200 for two people (approx.) 

8. Madhuban - Mulund

Madhuban is a unique restaurant that takes you on a divine culinary journey, blending tradition with modernity. It offers a legendary feast called Chappan Bhog, consisting of 56 delectable vegetarian food items. The creative and passionate minds behind Madhuban have reimagined the concept of Chappan Bhog, creating an exceptional dining experience. The restaurant not only focuses on the food but also infuses the ambience with traditional yet modern elements, transporting guests to a world of divinity.

USP Dishes: Chappan Bhoj Thali!

Timings: 12 pm – 3 pm, 7 pm – 11:30 pm 

Address: T 18, 3rd Floor, R Mall, LBS Road, Mulund East, Mumbai

How To Reach: R Mall

Cost For Two: ₹1,000 for two people (approx.)