To-do list for a Merry Christmas
This festive season, keep your worries aside and follow our list to eat, shop and make merry in the city with the help of our festive guide
In the spirit of Christmas, the Red Velvet cake joins hands with green and you get to have one of the best moist cakes this season at Tart. Also, try their dessert-in-jar options, glazed cookies in different shapes, Whisky Carrot Cake and Christmas Pudding Truffles.
At: Hill Road, Bandra (W) (65285017); first floor, Express Towers, Nariman Point (22875633).
Fine dine for christmas
This is a menu that will make your mouth water as you read it. Polpo Café and Bar’s Christmas menu includes Mushroom Pate and Chicken Titbits, Gorgonzola and Pear Salad, Pumpkin and Parmesan Soup as well as main course dishes including Roast Turkey and Lamb Stew.
At: Polpo Cafe and Bar at Shatranj Napoli, Union Park, Bandra (W).
Have household chores and the daily grind left you no time to head to Goa this Christmas? Bombay Belly will rustle up Goan delicacies for you such as tangy Xacuti or the mild Cafarel and sweets include Bebinca, Dodol or Baath and deliver it to your home or office. There are options for vegetarians too.
Log on to: www.bombaybelly.com
song and dance
With a special lunch on Christmas Eve, BlueFrog also has music acts such as Merlin’s Band and DJ Ma Faiza who will ensure that you have a swinging Christmas.
Till: December 25
At: BlueFrog, Lower Parel.
One f0r the little ones
Take your kids here for a special day with puppet making workshops, gaming challenges and a chance to meet Santa, while the ladies can get free makeovers.
Till: January 1
At: High Street Phoenix, Lower Parel.
Light up in style
Give the boring old Christmas lights a miss, and shop for
these red and white candle holders.
At: Serenity, Clamar Building, opposite Guru Nanak Park, Bandra (W).
Have a divine Christmas with these handcrafted angels made from different mediums such as fabrics, M Seal, ceramic and papier mache by Soojata Kapoor. If you don’t like what’s available, have one customised according to your choice.