During the sacred month of Ramadan, the city of Mumbai turns into every foodie’s dream. Mughlai and North Indian dishes are found very easily. Among these, are 5 eateries you must visit if you’re in Mumbai around this time.
1. Hotel Sarvi – Nagpada, Byculla
Situated in Nagpada this vintage restaurant specializes in North Indian and Mughlai cuisine. The food is authentic and is priced at an affordable rate. They are known for the their mouth-watering seekh paratha served with green chutney, mint leaves, onion and lime. It’s a steal for that amount and taste.
Also known as Mao, people all over the city are found relishing the famous ‘Kepsa’ dish here. It is tandoori chicken topped with fried rice, salad and boiled or fried egg. The amalgamation of all these things is simply heavenly. Always served on a gigantic plate which is called a thal in the local language and since the quantity is a lot it is almost impossible for an individual to have it alone. Taking your friends or family along to share this meal is just the right choice.
3.Suleman Usman Mithaiwala – Mohammad Ali Road
The desserts during the month of Ramadan are to die for. This sweet store won’t leave you disappointed. Having their Rabdi Malpua is truly a delight. However, they also specialize in various types of halwa. Finding this store is not as difficult as they have quite a few outlets. The two main ones being at Muhammad Ali Road and Nagpada.
If you’ve already tried the malpua, it’s your turn to try out this variety of jalebis at JJ. The lane right opposite JJ Hospitals entrance is where you will find this place. Their jalebis are in different styles like mawa jalebi and rabdi jalebi. If you have a sweet tooth this should be right at the top of our list.
5. Jaffer Bhai Delhi Darbar – Marine Lines
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