Holi 2023: Special Events, Menus & Food Hampers To Check Out In Mumbai

No Holi plans yet? We’ve got some last-minute ideas for help.

Published On Mar 06, 2023 | Updated On Mar 08, 2024


Dance the day away at a Holi party, filled with good food, music, and performances, colour the faces of your loved ones in vibrant gulaal, or order and feast on delectable festive treats from restaurants and brands across Mumbai – there’s a lot to do in the city to make Holi 2023 a memorable one. 

Here’s a list of various options available to celebrate Holi 2023 in Mumbai – from Holi events to festive special menus and hampers to indulge in. 

Head to any of the two outlets of Poco Loco Tapas & Bar for an indulgent Holi brunch full of tacos and quesadillas; and stay for their unique array of festive special tipples. Think thandai rum cocktail, tres leches-flavoured cocktail, in addition to the classics and their signature offerings. 

When: 12.30pm and 4pm, March 7, 2023

Where: Poco Loco Tapas & Bar at Gamdevi and Khar

For more details: Call Gamdevi: 9321598326 | Khar: 9324191366

On Holi 2023, feast on colourful dishes and wash those down with a range of equally vibrant drinks at Loci & Toot. The menu features rainbow soup, peri peri chicken, blue pea risotto, prawn and spinach ravioli, ratatouille, mixed berry tart, and many other lip-smacking treats. Meanwhile, the drinks menu includes a strawberry pina colada, gulkand thandai, paan martini, Kasturi Holi, and a variety of five shots, each in a different colour. 

When: March 6-12, 2023

Where: Shop No. 2 Sangrila Vaibhav CHS Ltd Plot 616, 14th Rd, Khar West

For more details: Call on 9004147787 

One of the best ways to celebrate a desi festival is by enjoying an elaborate meal with your friends and family. On Holi 2023, you can check out Momo Cafe at Courtyard by Marriott, Mumbai International Airport's multi-cuisine festive lunch fare paired with a glass (or more) of freshly made thandai. 

When: 12.30pm and 4pm, March 7, 2023 

Where: Courtyard by Marriott, Mumbai International Airport, Cts 215, Opposite Carnival Cinemas, Andheri Kurla Road, Andheri East

Price: Rs 1675++

The good folks at Bombay Sweet Shop have introduced a Holi 2023 mithai collection inspired by their childhood. Named 'Dil Rangeela', their Holi collection features divine treats such as nutty gujiya, saffron cutting katli, rangeela boondi chikki, coconut thandai milk cake, kesar thandai bonbon. If you've got gifting on your mind, you can choose one of their colourful festive gift boxes to pack your choice of mithai in. 

When: Available until March 12, 2023

Where: Bombay Sweet Shop, JAK Compound, Dadoji Konddeo Cross Ln, Byculla East, Byculla (for dine-in and self-pickup)

How to order: Order online via Zomato, Swiggy, Amazon or www.bombaysweetshop.com or call on 9136192636

Price: Rs 95 onwards

Meetha by Radisson has collaborated with Phool co. to create the most epic Holi hamper. It is a beautifully illustrated card box which come with their special thandai loaded with dry fruits, flavour-packed masala milk, thandai laddus, an assortment of gujiyas with a modern twist, and skin-friendly and organic gulaal by Phool co. 

When: March 6-10, 2023

Where: Radisson Mumbai Goregaon, A K Plaza, Junction of S V Road & Veer Savarkar Flyover, opposite MTNL, Goregaon West

How to order: Order online via Zomato, Swiggy, or Thrive

For more details: Call 9594971605

Price: Rs 3000 onwards 

Singer and rap artist King is all geared up to set the stage on fire at the It's a Holi Thing ft. KING party at NESCO in Goregaon. If trending music and dancing is your thing, you may want to head to this Holi 2023 party in Mumbai with your friends. 

When: 11 am onwards

Where: NESCO, Mumbai

Price: Rs 1,499 onwards

For more details: Click here


Hip hop sensation Divine, MC Altaf, DJ Proof, Shah Rule, D’Evil, national award-winning singer Sukhwinder Singh, and Karan Kanchan will be performing live at the Holi Cow Mumbai event hosted by Biz Bash entertainment. Celebrate these desi artists with a modern tadka at this exciting Holi event in the city. 

When: 11am onwards, March 7, 2023

Where: MMRDA Grounds

For more details: Insider.in

Price: Rs 999 onwards

Dance in the rain to live DJ and dhol performances, play Holi with organic colours, lose count of the number of thandai glasses you drink, shop till you drop at the flea market, and gorge on delicious treats at the Holi party hosted by Pablo - The Art Cafe and Lounge (an art lounge inspired by Pablo Picasso) at the Centre Point Hotel in Navi Mumbai. 

Psst... they even have a kids zone that promises unlimited fun. So the entire family's Holi is sorted. 

When: 9 am to 4 pm, March 7, 2023

Where: Building no.1, DC-1, Thane - Belapur Rd, beside Akshar Blue Chip IT Park, TTC Industrial Estate, Turbhe, Navi Mumbai

For more details: Call 7447773313, 9130693482

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