food reviews

  • Delhi's Guppy pops up in Mumbai

    After the success of the pop-up of Goan restaurant Thalassa, Olive will now host Japanese restaurant Guppy By Ai from Delhi

  • Neon confusion at Rude Lounge

    Rude Lounge is the newest entrant that tries to woo tipplers from Mulund and Thane. But does it manage to stir things up?

  • Celebrate this Eid with a royal feast

    Chef Mukhtar Qureshi prepares a 17-dish Shahi Dastarkhwan on the occasion of Eid, a lavish feast fit for royalty

  • Hits, misses and a winner

    Treesome Cafe at Andheri has a large, warm al fresco area and two groovy bars. The food, though mostly good, has some bummers, writes Kareena Gianani

  • Malvan's on the menu

    In the melee of seafood restaurants that dot the city, Malvan Katta is a no-frills eatery whose authentic fare raises a toast to the flavours of this coastal region

  • A fun, casual space for snacks in Lower Parel

    Roller Buns Cafe is a casual eatery with all the pegs to make it a popular hangout, thanks to its vibe and most importantly, for its lip-smacking food

  • What's cool about cold pressed jucies?

    The healthy bug of sipping on cold-pressed juices has hit Mumbai with a new enterprise called Jus Divine. It offers fresh, non-preservative cold-pressed juices in bottles, delivered to your doorstep

  • Juhu's latest teaspot is hot!

    In a quaint space, nestled in a Juhu bylane, Tea & Tea offers a heady mix of options for the intrepid tea lover

  • Why this new Andheri eatery is a must-visit

    Grungy elements amid classy and chic interiors, finger-licking food and an outdoor area that reminds one of al-fresco European cafes -- Brickhouse Cafe & Bar in Andheri is a place you must visit soon

  • Desi meets sassy in this Breach Candy bar

    With its urban, kitschy interiors and heady cocktails, Breach Candy's newest bar, The Bombay Bronx, has a lot going for it. However, they need to get their food  spot-on for us to give it a double thumbs up

  • This Hyderabadi eatery in Fort fails to impress

    Kya Miyaa might promise authentic Hyderabadi aromas and flavours but we cannot vouch for this after our run in with below par food and poor hygiene standards

  • Don't miss the African food fest at this Khar restaurant

    Indigenous masks, photographs of gorillas and a menu that includes both starters and mains from across the continent the African food fest at Barbeque Nation is a must-visit, says Dhiman Chattopadhyay

  • Only thrills at this Andheri bar

    Ignore the ambiance, give in to the music, and Spill will be a smooth ride

  • Andheri's newest pub-cum-restaurant is a let down

    The newly opened Local Passenger, doesn’t get most things right on its food and drinks menu, along with an unnecessary dress code that could deter 'locals' even further

  • A pebbled path to mango heaven at Pebbles

    We all know mangoes taste great when added to desserts, but what happens when you add them to starters and the main course? Pure bliss, as Deepali Dhingra finds out at Pebbles

  • Game for good food?

    Frisbees, a newly-launched takeaway in Andheri west, is a great grub stop at decent prices

  • Keeping up with Trendz

    Trendz at the Lalit has moved from Vietnamese, Korean and European to a Mediterrenean menu in the past few years. In its latest avataar, it has got most things right, though a few experiments didn't quite hit home

  • Food that casts a spell at Juhu's B'wiched

    B'wiched, Juhu's new eatery, enraptures with its flavours that are bang-on and addictive

  • Get this monkey off our backs

    Monkey on Hot Bricks, Thane’s newest lounge bar, leaves a bad impression with its pathetic service and passable food; tipplers might give it a dekko for its pocket-friendly prices

  • Hang out at Sid's Adda

    Sid’s Adda is an inviting space to hang out with friends over café food. The humble venture looks to be inspired — and is halfway there already — but the kitchen needs a re-look