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This Valentines Day visit these Mumbai restaurants and let food cupid do all the work!

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Shiro_Crispy Spicy Tuna Maki

Valentine’s week is upon us and you must have already started making plans to surprise your special someone. It is correctly said that the quickest way to a person’s heart is through their stomach. Wait. You don’t need to be pro at culinary skills to whip up a delicious feast. Thankfully, Mumbai has numerous restaurants and cafes that have come up with special offers and a love-themed menu that are perfect for Valentine’s Day date. We have rounded up some of the places where you can head with your date.

Henpecked – For candlelight dinner
henpecked_valentine menu
Share a romantic candle-light dinner specially crafted for your loved ones as you whisper those golden words and exchange warm smiles. Surprise your someone special with a four-course meal accompanied by a glass of wine at the Henpecked. The restaurant serves an extensive spread of fresh organic food. Finnocchino Crema, Veggie Crepes, Drunken Prawns, Red Velvet Cheesecake and 14 Layers Chocolate Cake are a must try here.
When: February 14, 7 pm onwards
Where: Henpecked, 105, Apollo Street, Opposite Laxmi Vilas Bank, Mumbai Samachar Marg, Kala Ghoda, Fort
Meal for two: Rs 2,799

Hitchki – For Laila Majnu night
Laila Majnu Shots, HITCHKI (1)
Hitchki makes Valentine’s special with its Laila Majnu Night while offering Laila Majnu shots and complimentary Laila Majnu desserts throughout the day. What’s more? The best couple dancer and a best dressed couple will win exciting hampers. The resto-bar offers some of the unique cocktails like I Hate Tears, Bubbly LIT, Swadeeka, Geeta Babita, Imlika Boota, Tu Anaaaari and Gin-Nie In A Bottle.
When: February 14, 9 pm onwards
Where: Hitchki, G5 Transocean, Hiranandani Business Park, Lake Boulevard Road, Powai
Also, available at BKC outlet.


The Bombay Churros – For getting your love churrofied
Bombay Chuross_Classic Red Velvet
This Valentine’s Day add a dash of sweetness with The Bombay Churros. The hot and crispy loops of sheer deliciousness are a perfect dessert for you to celebrate the special day. Walk in with your someone special and grab their Love Churrofied offer for couples where they get to grab two loops at Rs 200. On the menu are flavours like Nutella, Red Velvet and Caramel.
When: February 14
Where: The Bombay Churros, 7, Carter Road, Union Park, Chinchpada, Bandra West
For two loops: Rs 200

Plate and Pint – For date on a budget
Plate and Pint Bistro Bar
For all those hit by the cupid, Plate and Pint brings a scrumptious and affordable four-course menu. The delectable meal starts with the first course of salad, followed by the second course of appetisers. The third course of mains comes with a wide range of options for both vegetarian and non-vegetarian. To end it on a sweet note choose, the fourth course of menu comprises of desserts which you can choose from Kalhua Infused Tiramisu / Crunchy Apple Pie / French Toast Nutella and Smores Mousse Cake / Molten Belgian Chocolate Fondant. You can also pair your food with their selection of wine, mild cocktails, mocktails or milkshakes.
When: February 14
Where: Plate and Pint, 106, Dhunabad, Bhulabhai Desai Road, Kemps Corner
Meal for two: Rs 1,200 for vegetarian meal, Rs 1,400 for non-vegetarian meal

Also read: Single in Mumbai? Check out our exciting Valentine’s Day survival guide for things to do!

Shiro – For heart-shaped SushiShiro_Beetroot Philly MakiWear your heart on your plate as you gorge on a scrumptious plate of intricately crafted heart-shaped sushi. The restaurant has come up with a four-course menu for Valentine’s Day. Apart from the culinary delights, you can also take on the dance floor and groove on your favourite music. Delectable pan Asian cuisines and romantic ambience make the place perfect for a romantic date.
When: February 14
Where: Shiro, Bombay Dyeing Mill Compound, Pandurang Budhkar Marg, Worli
Meal for two: Rs 2,500

Smoke House Deli – For menu curated with aphrodisiac ingredients
smoke House Deli_Duet of Asparagus
Giving an edible ode to romance, Smoke House Deli has come up with a special menu curated with aphrodisiac ingredients. Warm up to the Duet of Asparagus and leek soup with truffle, add up bacon to get the subtle taste of it. Dive into the main serving the pink beetroot fettuccine with almond cream and goat cheese crumble. Have it with some lemongrass prawns or smoked chicken. To complement the pasta, the bar chef has coxed up some refreshing fruit cocktails like the Blushing Sangria and Bellini. No date is ever complete without ending a desert. Share the beautifully textured Dark Chocolate Terrine with Orange cream with your love.
When: Till February 17, from 11 am to 1 am
Where: Smoke House Deli, Phoenix Mill Compound, High Street Phoenix, Senapati Bapat Marg, Lower Parel
Also, check their Pali Hill and BKC outlets.

Bliss Over Bite – For Pyaar Pots
Celebrate the eternal bond of love with Bliss Over Bite’s Valentine’s Special: ‘Pyaar Pots’. The home bakers have created this super chocolaty sensation which is perfect for hardcore chocoholics. The pot is basically a chocolate mud pot filled with chocolate, cake, oreo and cream, topped with a candy pop.
To order: Call Bliss Over Bite call on 9699850002
Cost: Rs 120 each