The fifteenth of August is the most important public holiday for Indian’s and everybody looks forward to celebrating this day. Enjoy classic food in various luxury hotels that will allow you the grand food festivities lined up for Independence Day.
Experience the perks of freedom with special buffet spreads and offers. This Independence Day you want a taste of the flavours of India then head to restaurants of your choice and budget.
Here are Mumbai’s prominent restaurants in with something special on offer. Sitaram Mewati has compiled few prominent places of Independence Day celebration for MUMBAI MESSENGER readers.
Sofitel Mumbai BKC
Venue: Pondichéry Café
Time: 12:00 noon to 04:00 p.m.
Exclusive dishes: Rajasthani Kadhi Pakoda, Baghara Rice, Nalli Nihari, Kolkata Kathi Roll etc.
Price: Rs. 3457 Non alcoholics, Rs. 4044 (Alcoholic), Rs.4867 (Champagne)
Contact: 6117 5115
Taj Santacruz Mumbai
Time: 12:30 PM TO 3:30PM
On offer: Buffet Brunch consists of exclusive dishes like Subz Tandoori, Raan – e – Sikandari, Roganjosh Gravy, Ancho & Cilantro Chicken, Tex Mex Rice, Salsa Tomatillo, Thai Barbeque Sauce, Chilli Oyster, Hot Garlic Sauce, Assorted Indian Sweets, Litchi Mousse, Orange & Pistachio Gene (N), Belgium Chocolate Mud cake (V),White chocolate, strawberry curd, pistachio biscuit (N) and much more..
Price: Rs.2358 – Non alcohol package and 3538 alcohol package All inclusive
Contact: Neharika Chopra – 62115502
The Leela Mumbai
Venue: Citrus (All day dining)
Time: 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm
On offer: The brunch buffet will feature the culinary treasures of our incredible nation along with a wide display of International cuisine like Thai, Italian, Japanese, Lebanese and Continental.
Exclusive dishes on buffet: Samosa Chaat, Green Peas Ghungra, Tricolor Dhokla, Khandvi, Patra, Bhatti ka Murgh, Baked Seafood Roulade with Tricolour Crust, Tricolour Gnocchi on Cheese Fondue. Dessert – Tirangi Burfi, Balu Shahi, Malai Chum Chum, Kaju Pista Roll, Badam Kesar Katli, Anjeer Patra, Angoori Halwa, Shrikand, Kala Jamun, Shahi Tukra, Trio of pannacotta, Boondi Gulab Jamun Cheesecake.
Live: Barbeque Pizza and Pasta station
Special offer: Special 15% Discount
Price: Brunch without Alcohol: Rs.2502 with Alcohol: Rs.3526
Champagne Brunch: Rs.4036
Note: Above Prices are after the 15% discount
Contact: 022 6691 1359/60
Sahara Star Hotel Vile Parle
Time: 12:30 pm to 03:00 pm
On offer: Live counters and dishes Seafood,variety of meat, vegetarian dishes desserts!
Dishes on buffet: Bhara Chop, Paneer Tiranga Tikka, Mutton Roghan Josh, Khade Masale Ka Paneer, Goan Prawns Curry, Kolhapuri Pandra Rassa, Amti, Macher Jhol, Veg Bhaja, Kothu Paratha, Jalebi with Rabdi.
Price: Rs. 1,947 All Inclusive Taxes.
Contact: Harish Dosad – Restaurant Manager 39807163
The Westin Mumbai Garden City (Goregaon E)
Venue: Seasonal tastes
Time: 12.30pm to 03.30pm
On offer: Live- Chef Selva – Travancore: 21 salutes, sambhar, Moru curry Kallapams and ghee roast action station. Live- Papa John’s BBQ grill, Tibetan Thupka soup station, Chacha Nazrool ka Gharelu Tandoor – Under the lamp Gwalia kebabs, Tri Colors mini idlis.
Special offer: 15% discount on Food and Beverage
Price: 2168.26/- all inclusive of taxes
Contact: 02267361801 / 9004496577
Activity: Live Demonstrations by “Indian mouth and foot Painting Artist”
Taj Lands End Mumbai
Time: 12.30 pm – 3.30 pm
Exclusive buffet: Live food counters, Harit Gobhi ka Ark, Anglo Indian Masala Chops, Gatta Curry, Tulsi Mirch ka Paneer Tikka, Awadhi Gosht Biryani, Mysore Pak, Soan Papdi, Ghevar, Kesar Petha, Balushahi
Price: Rs.1700 plus taxes
Contact: 6668 1234
ITC Maratha – Sahar
Venue: Peshwa Pavilion
Time: 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm
On offer: Flavourful journey of India’s proud gastronomic progress from independence till today.
Price: Non Alcoholic Rs.2354, Alcoholic Rs. 2964 (All inclusive)
Grand Sarovar Premiere Goregaon West
Venue: 180 Degree Dining
Time: 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm
On offer: Over 180 items, including Soups, Starters, Live Station’s, Main course (Continental, Oriental & Indian) and Desserts.
Special offer: 25% Discount on the Brunch & Dinner Buffet for a group of 4 & above.
Price: Adult Rs 1345/- Kids (3yrs – 10 yrs) Rs 695/-plusTaxes
Contact: 022 3015 1362 / 9594971613
The Mirador’ Hotel – Andheri East
Venue: House of Asia
Time: 12: noon to 04:00pm
Exclusive dishes : kerala roast porkleg, indian scotch egg, martabaan chole, lamb musallam, Awadhi parda murgh biryani, awadi parda subz biryani, multani murgh
Special offer: 30% discount
Price: 1239 AI, after discount- 868/ AI
Contact: Pawan- 9702333522 – Faiz- 9594958880
Intercontinental Marine Drive
Venue: Kebab Korner
Time: 12.30pm – 2.45pm
Exclusive dishes: Makki Roti Tacos, Kakori Kebab, Tulsi Paneer Tikka
Price: a la carte pricing
Novotel Mumbai Juhu Beach
Venue: The Square
Time: 12.30pm to 4pm
On offer: A variety of exotic dishes from across India such as Dal E Sharhad, Tiranga Pulao, Bhagat Singh Ki Pasand, Tiranga Roomali, Chicken Frontier along-with live counters and specially curated mocktails. Sweet treats – Tiranga Barfi, Lucknowi Zarda and much more.
Price: Rs. 2200 – Non-Alcoholic, Rs. 3000 – Alcoholic (+Taxes)
Contact: 6693 4444
Hotel Marine Plaza
Venue: The Bayview restaurant
Time: 12.30 pm to 03.00 pm
Exclusive dishes on buffet: regional dishes like chicken chettinad, Kashmiri mutton rogan josh, poriyal, Hyderabad biryani to amaravit curry, Kher sangria,Gujarati dal and more.
Special offer:Exclusive mocktail
Price: Rs.1775 all inclusive
Contact: 2851212 The Bayview
The Lalit Mumbai
Venue: 24/7 Restaurant
Time:12:30 pm to 4:00 pm
On offer: Tricolour Independence day theme
Exclusive dishes on buffet:Saffron,White,Chocolate,Mint Mousse,Bombaiyya Pulao, Tricoloured Gnocchi
Special offer: 25% Discount on Buffet
Price: 2271.50 All Inclusive (1750 Plus Taxes)
Contact:8451004250 – 6104 3123
Holiday Inn Mumbai International Airport
Time: 12.30pm to 4.00pm
On offer: PepperKozi rasam, Fish Kolivada, Aloo Dum Bengali, Tiranga Pulao, Salan, Malpua, Rosagulla, Ghevar and many more!
Special offer: Non- Alco. Rs 1399 – Alcohlic Brunch Rs. 1899 plus taxes
Trident Bandra Kurla
Time: 12.20 pm to 3.30 pm
On offer: Executive Chef Ashish Bhasin and his team carved out exclusive dishes for Independence Day Brunch
Price: Rs. 2301 (All incl.)
Contact: Shobhit Nayar 919920595168
Masque Restaurant Mahalaxmi
Time: 7.30pm onward
On offer: A 12 course crafted meal.
Exclusive dishes: Chorizo, Aebleskivers, corn churros, Plum|Almond
Price: INR 5760
Written by Sitaram Mewati
Author: Sitaram Mewati
Award winning journalist