Explore These Dining Delights Near the Gateway of India

Embark on a culinary expedition explore the restaurants near the Gateway of India, exploring exquisite dining at Wasabi, Khyber, and more.

Published On Dec 21, 2023 | Updated On Mar 07, 2024


Follow us through a delectable expedition around the cobbled streets near the Gateway, where culinary artistry meets the diverse population in the most distinct way possible. Why, you ask? Well, in this sprawling urban concert jungle, where tradition and modernity have converged, the proximity to the Gateway of India serves as a perfect backdrop for an exploration of diverse cultural flavours. As it stands sentinel to the aeons of history that have shaped Mumbai.

Here, amidst the sea breeze and the echoes of history, we uncover the treasures of Wasabi, Khyber, Indigo Delicatessen, Bombay Brasserie, and Native Bombay. The nearby eateries that enclaves the beckon with promises of experiences that mirror the city's resilience, innovation, and cultural richness.


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Tucked away in the most bustling lanes of colonial city, Wasabi is a wonderland for Japanese cuisine lovers. The minimalist decor sets the stage for an exquisite dining experience, allowing the flavours of fresh sushi and sashimi to take centre stage. Some of the best offerings by the restaurant includes Sashimi, Miso Soup, Ramen Soup,  Sushi Platter, Rock Shrimp Tempura and Lobster.

Location: The Taj Mahal Palace & Tower, Apollo Bunder, Colaba

For the Delhiites who have migrated to the sea city, are you craving some  flavorful butter dipped North Indian food then here is your destination, Khyber in the fort stands as a beacon of culinary excellence. Venturing in the narrow lanes near the Gateway, this place has been serving some of the bestChicken Badami, Whole Wheat Roomali Roti, Reshmi Broccoli, Matar Mushroom and  Malai Paratha. The regal ambiance, reminiscent of a bygone era, pairs perfectly with the aromatic spices.

Location: 145, MG Road, Kala Ghoda, Fort


Indigo Delicatessen, with its contemporary charm, is a haven for those who appreciate a modern twist on classic dishes. This stylish eatery seamlessly blends the old and the new, offering a diverse menu that caters to every palate. From hearty breakfasts to indulgent desserts, be it Beef Burger, Mashed Potatoes, Eggs Benedict or Smoothie,  Risotto and Tiramisu, Indigo Delicatessen is where tradition meets trendsetting in the heart of Mumbai.

Location: Ground Floor, Pheroze Building, Apollo Bunder, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharashi Marg, Colaba


Dive into the eclectic world of Bombay Brasserie, where culinary boundaries blur, and flavours converge in perfect harmony. This restaurant is a celebration of India's diverse regional cuisines. Some of the must try at this chic restaurant are Guntur Podi Chicken, Hot Kadhi Samosa Chaat, Aam Papad Paneer, Mutton Naan Chaap, Anardana Tikka Paneer, Shetty Hotel Chicken & Dosai  and Angoori Soda.

Location: 2, Ground Floor, A Block, Dhanraj Mahal, Apollo Bandar, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Road, Colaba


This charming eatery captures the essence of Mumbai's street food scene, serving up a symphony of spices and textures that are sure to tantalise taste buds of masses. Known for serving some of the best Parsi, North Indian and Goan cuisine, the best dishes that this place offers are  Butter Chicken, Paneer Butter Masala, Negroni and Dal Makhani.

Location: 10/12, Cochin Street, Ballard Estate, Fort

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