Vindaloo For The Win: 6 Goan Restaurants In Mumbai That Serve Lip-Smacking Fare

Shaili posted on 19 June

While quite a few of us have taken some time out to visit India’s party capital for various reasons, almost all of us agree that a high percentage has been for their food. So, if you’re craving some vindaloo or sausage pulao and want to round it off with a slice of bebinca, here’s where you can go.

New Martin Hotel

 Nestled in the heart of Colaba, this little eatery is everything you could hope and dream of when it comes to Goan cuisine. They offer pork, fish, duck and chicken and is almost always full. Their prawn pulao, pork vindaloo, Goan sausages and fish curry rice are divine. Mouthwateringly divine, may we reiterate.

Shell Out: INR 600 for two people approx.

Working Days: Mon- Sat (11:30AM – 3PM, 6:30PM – 9:30PM)

Casual Dining

Glamour House, 21, Near Strand Cinema, Strand Road, Colaba, Mumbai

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Goa Portuguesa

Located in Mahim, this eatery, with its bright-coloured walls and décor reminds you of a friendly, laid-back Goan pub. You have a variety of seafood options to pick from, apart from authentic Goan and Portuguese delicacies. Don’t miss out on their tiger prawns with red spices, chicken xacuti, and their chicken Bali Bali, while they serenade you with live music.

Shell Out: INR 1,500 for two people approx. Booking your table in advance is recommended

Casual Dining

Mili Building, Near Hinduja Hospital, TH Kataria Road, Mahim, Mumbai

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O Pedro

Situated in BKC, this modern day Goan restaurant offers you something new on the table. The chefs here have created a modern menu using age-old techniques and little-known ingredients. Dishes like Beryl’s fish curry or even their Margao choriz and bacon pulao draw from Portuguese heritage. 

Shell Out: INR 1,800 for two people approx.

Casual Dining

Jet Airways Godrej Building, Unit 2, BKC, Bandra East, Mumbai

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Gomantak

This little restaurant in Dadar has some of the best seafood on offer. They’re known for their chicken sukkha and their thali meals. Usually crowded, it’s best if you visit during a weekday to avoid the rush. Don’t miss out on their Bombil fry and jumbo crab masala.

Shell Out: INR 750 for two people approx.

Casual Dining

301, Miranda Chawl, Kelkar Road, Dadar West, Mumbai

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Soul Fry

 One of the most legendary restaurants in Bandra and even the city, this eatery is known for its delectable Goan cuisine. There’s a lot on offer here – East Indian, Goan, Mangalorean and Portuguese dishes are on their menu. So, if you’re craving some affordable comfort food, this is your next stop.

Shell Out: INR 1,000 for two people approx.

Casual Dining

Silver Croft, Ground Floor, Pali Mala Road, Bandra West, Mumbai

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Mangoes

This terrace restaurant in Malad serves up portions of classic Goan dishes in a casual setting. Sit down and order up plates of spicy choriz pao, surmai rechado, pomfret ambotik and more. Head's up - they also serve Managalorean specialties on the menu. The prices are relatively pocket-friendly too.

Shell Out: INR 600 for two people approx.

Fast Food Restaurants

Almar Arcade, 6th Floor, 601, Near Punjab National Bank, Malad West, Mumbai

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