Most of us keep circling around the concrete jungle of Mumbai trying to find the perfect getaway to escape into foodie mode. However if you feel there aren’t many places to fulfill your dining desires, then this circle can be broken by visiting some of the heavenly rooftop restaurants in Mumbai. Tucked amidst the air, offering delectable cuisine and a stunning view of the city, these are the places you dare not miss.
The elegant shamiana style set up at Koyla makes it a gorgeous place for a romantic dinner. It is generally crowded hence reservation is highly recommended. Their entire rooftop lair spreads across 19, 000 sq ft overlooking the sea. Koyla’s Chicken Tikka, Nawabi Paneer Tikka, and Tandoori Baby Potatoes prepared over burning coal embers are worth trying. They have two locations, one at Andheri and other at Colaba. Cost for two around 1500 INR approximately.
Asilo- The St. Regis
This rooftop lounge with Cabana-styled seating is an elegant spot with stunning panoramic views and Mediterranean ambience. The gorgeous white decor is an additional factor to the fine dining experience they offer. Their signature dishes are recommended since they are cooked fresh off the Robata Grill. It is located on 40th Floor, The St. Regis Mumbai, Phoenix Mills, Lower Parel. Cost for two around 3000 INR approximately.
Aer- Four Seasons
The picturesque views of the sea and endless ceiling of sky at Aer will make you drool. Covering the entire rooftop it is more of an elite hangout place that serves an eclectic array of mouth watering dishes. Their Slow Roasted Chicken Wings and Spicy Chicken 65 on a Stick are some picks you need to try. It is located at Four Seasons Hotel, 114, E Moses Road, Worli. Cost for two around 4200 INR approximately.
The name itself suggests that its main highlight is a dome. Dome is a combination of perfect ambience and a spectacular view of the Marine Drive promenade. The in house DJ sets the mood for creating an even more enjoyable experience while you bite on to some heavenly food. The Dome menu features premium wines and a set of dishes prepared live in front of you. The enthral setting of this place caters to your high end desires with care. It is located at Hotel InterContinental, 135, Churchgate. Cost for two around 3500 INR approximately.
The Marina Upper Deck-Rooftop Cafe-Sea Palace Hotel
The breathtaking view of the Mumbai skyline is the most celebrated feature of this place. You can enjoy the uninterrupted breeze and an upbeat relaxed atmosphere as you dig into some Penne Pasta in Creamy Cheese Sauce which is one of the specialties here. You can also experiment with some sinfully delicious cocktails and simply unwind after a hard day’s work or catch up with your friends and savour some delicious kebabs and grills. It is located at Sea Palace Hotel, PJ Ramchandani Marg, Apollo Bunder, Colaba. Cost for two around 1500 INR approximately.
The name itself hits you with a cooling sensation as to what can be expected at this comfy couch in the sky. With scrumptious Italian and Mediterranean cuisine, and an assortment of fine wine and drinks, the breeze Lounge is an excellent getaway from regular dining spots as you take in the idyllic view of the Powai Lake. It is located on 8th Floor, A Wing, Supreme Business Park, Hiranandani Gardens, Powai. Cost for two around 1600 INR approximately.
It is an Pan-Asian Rooftop Restro lounge with a plush open air ambience. The cool breeze and water bodies will mesmerize you instantly. Spreading across an area of 8,500 sq ft, Skky offers an unobstructed captivating view of the sky. Its mouth watering Pan-Asian cuisine takes your dining experience to a whole new level. You can try their Chicken Satay, Jumbo Tiger Prawns, or Cristal Vegetable Dumpling in case you’re confused with their long list of dishes. It is located at Ramada, 16/17, Paspoli, Saki Vihar Road, Powai. Cost for two around 3000 INR approximately.
Cafe Terra- Executive Enclave
It is a gorgeous hide out eatery dressed in whites and blues in the heart of Bandra that serves delicious multi cuisine fare with an embellishment of assorted wines and cocktails. With Live acoustics and candle lit tables gives this place a warm and hearty feel. You can gorge onto their amazing Oriental Pot Rice and Jalapeno Cheese Croquette that are simply salivating. It is located at Executive Enclave Hotel, Seventh Floor, Pali Hill, Bandra West. Cost for two around 1800 INR approximately.
It is a rocking place to enjoy the view from atop and keep up the party vibe. The ambience could not get any better with its raw style and loudest music to fill the atmosphere with electrifying energy. Rude Lounge is located at multiple locations which include Powai, Malad, Thane, Vashi, Belapur and Bandra. Cost for two aroung 1200 INR approximately.
Bayview Cafe is a perfect place to unwind and relax late on a late afternoon or an early evening. The restaurant is however is a ‘beer only’ place. But good food and good view go merrily together, making your dining experience a memorable one. They serve some delicious Potato Cheese Croquettes, Chicken Tikka, Paneer Chilli, and Butter Chicken with Garlic Cheese Naan. It is located at Hotel Harbour View, Kerawala Chamber, Opposite Radio Club, 25, J P Ramchandani Marg, Colaba. Cost for two around 800 INR approximately.