Exploring The Sea Food Cuisine In Mumbai
Given its location on the Arabian Sea and its its large multi-ethnic population, Mumbai is blessed with an abundance of choice when it comes to seafood cuisine. The city gives you a chance to experience the best of coastal fare from across regions.Here is my list of the top sea food restaurants in Mumbai. All these places have a vast variety of sea food menu.
Whenever you talk about best sea food places in Mumbai, you ought to talk about Gajalee. There are various branches of this restaurant, but the original Vile Parle outlet stands out. It has consistently served up mouthwatering Malvani food over the years.Starting from the sol kadhi to tandoori crabs, butter garlic lobsters,clam masala, stuffed bombil and so on, every dish has its fan following.
Address : Kadamgiri Complex, Hanuman Road, Vile Parle (E),
Seafood lovers in Mumbai can never get enough of Trishna located in Fort.The cuisine is primarily Manglorean.Some of their most reputed dishes include butter pepper garlic king crab, the prawns koliwada, butter garlic squids, tandoori fish and rawas hyderabadi.
Address: Sai Baba Marg, Kala Ghoda, Fort
Mahesh Lunch Home
Mahesh Lunch Home is a name synonymous with Manglorean seafood in Mumbai.They have various branches all over the city serving amazing sea food. It’s renowned for the gassis (prawn gassi is a favorite) with neer dosa, crabs in butter-pepper- garlic, clams sukka, squid koliwada, dakshin fried crab, tandoori pomfret, rawas tikka and fish balti and an array of other scrumptious dishes.
Address: 8-B, Cawasji Patel St, Kala Ghoda, Fort, Mumbai
Oh ! Calcutta
You will get the most delicious bengali sea food dishes here.Their specialty – of course sweet water fish. The chefs at the restaurant fly in most of their stock of fish — pabda (butter fish), hilsa (ilish), rohu (carp) and bekti — all the way from Kolkata. Bhapa Illish, rui maachher dom jhol,smoked hilsa; fried-fish Kolkata style; prawn cutlets; chingri malai curry are a must have.
Address : Hotel Rosewood, Tulsiwadi Lane, opposite Mahindra Heights, Tardeo
If you are looking for a fine dining sea food experience this is the place for you.Konkan Cafe at the Taj President recreates a Konkanese home in terms of decor, food and service.Curdee (prawns) mango; Mangalorean fish curry; meen polichattu (fish in banana leaves); pomfret recheado and the seafood thali are quite famous.
Address : Vivanta by Taj — President, 90 Cuffe Parade