When in Mumbai, try Parsi Food !
If you have a walk in South Mumbai, just hop yourself into one of the Mumbai's Parsi (Irani) cafes, or Parsi restaurants in Fort area, delice from Zoloastrian community.
Kurfi @ Kurfi Centre on Chowpatty Beach
Mumbaikers love having a walk on the beach in the cooler evening, and dropping at one of the numerous stands on the beachside who offer local delights.
Milk Shake @ Juice Stand
In hot evening locals arrive one after another for cold drinks, with a great choice of fruits hanging on the juice stand...
Patel Juice Stand (off Chowpatty Beach)
Go for Mumbai Street Eats Delight !
On the streets or in the restaurants, taste various local snacks such as Pani Puri, Pav Bhaji, Bhel Puri....a real local experience !
suggestion: Swati Snacks (248 Karai Estate, Tardeo Road)
Be Vegetarian !
Vegetarian food is not an alternatif of non-vegetarian dishes, but a main choice with long long list ....
Do not miss authentic
Samrat (Jamshedji Tata Road),
Status (208, Regent Chambers)
both in Nariman Point
Brownie @ Cream Centre
Just cannot resist this.... (Marine Drive)
Local Markets of All Sort
The food markets, the jewellery market, the vegetable markets,the fashon markets, the street markets......
......and even, the thief market !
Just explore yourself into labyrinth of treasures with locals, where you forget time going.
suggestion: Crawford market, Choor Bazzar
Inevitable Quality Souvenirs
Yes, it is difficule to leave India without having a look at beautiful handmade Indian crafts---jewels, traditional dresses, various ornaments.....enjoy!
Mumbai between Pages
Book store is a fascinating space, sometimes with coffee corner in it, to step into Indian litteratures' world in English language. Check Mumbai based novels.
Kitab Khana (Fort, MG Road)
Oxford Bookstore (3 Dinsha Vachha Road, Churchgate)
Summer Outfit Paradise !
Sari, Kurta, other Indian dresses, but also summer shoes in attractive price. Go men's and women's cloths hunting in the shops, the markets, the malls, on the street !
Suggestion: Fabindia, Crawford Market, Metro Shoe Store
Discover trendy articles and fashons made in India by the local creators from new generation !
Bombay Store (Fort, Sir Pheroze Shah Mehta road), Bombay Electric (Colaba, Best Marg), malls
Mumbai from Roof Top
Check roof top bars on the top of the hotels in town or seaside
Aer Bar (Four Seasons Hotel, Worli)
Dome (Intercontinental Hotel, Marine Drive)
Chai ! Chai ! Chai !
Definitly Street Chai !
A must do !