Tag: Eating out in Mumbai

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Maji Sagar – The Best Pav Bhaji in Town

Image for a perfect Mumbai Summer

It’s holiday time in Mumbai and most of the children are at home. It’s also the time when most of the domestic help has gone off on leave or will be going away in the no-so-merry month of May.¬† In the run up to the long holidays this weekend heralding the month of May, I …


Order in when Bai is Out.

Well today is May Day and if you are in ¬†Bombay it is quite likely that your trusty Bai or maid is wishing you “bye for the holidays” or will wish you so shortly.May is when the whole city of Mumbai is on vacation….not surprising since it is supposed to be a city of migrants …


Hot Jalebis for Dussera

Every Dussera I try to visit the temple and since the traffic in Mumbai is getting more and more impossible, I find myself going earlier and earlier. My house is very conveniently located with Mahalaxmi at one end and a quaint little private temple at the other. For many years I used to visit the …


Breakfast in Matunga

Cafe Madras – situated in one of the bye lanes of leafy Matunga, Cafe Madras retains its old name and old charm. At 10 minutes to 7 there were four of us waiting to go inside and 10 minutes later there was not a seat to sit! This delightful eatery is popular with students and …


Fly lice and noodles

Last night we went to China Garden after a long, long time. And finally after a long, long time I had a great dinner. Our guest that evening was a fine young lady who was spending a few hours with us before leaving for the airport. Luckily our regular waiter wasn’t around so we had the …