It’s Chai Time: Order In Bombay Ki Chai At Home From These Joints


    The weather has now improved and staying at home has gotten a lot more fun. While we say that watching the rain is better than being outside, we dearly miss every day breaks with Tapri ki chai and pakode this year. If you want to experience the good old days at home, sit back, pull up your blanket and order in your chai from these joints:

    Brunch ‘N’ Munch, Malad

    Brunch N Munch

    Malad West, Mumbai

    Have enormous cravings during chai time? Order in from this joint. They have several good chai options along with finger food, soups and salads. We also recommend that you try their frittatas and sunny side up for a healthy weekend breakfast.

    Price: INR 40 for cutting chai, INR 100 onwards for breakfast

    Steamy Mugs, Chembur

    Steamy Mugs

    Chembur East, Mumbai

    Steamy Mugs is for all you freaks out there who like their chai piping hot. They have some pretty incredible chai and coffee options which go best with their Maggi. You can also ask to spice your Maggi up and they’ll do the job justice.

    Price: INR 110 onwards for chai

    Urban Tapri Cafe, Vile Parle

    Urban Tapri Cafe

    Vile Parle East, Mumbai

    If you love matcha and crave for it during the lockdown, order in from this cafe. They have a cold Matcha tea along with some tasty finger food. 

    Price: INR 79

    Chaayos: Meri Wali Chai, Multiple Outlets


    Powai, Mumbai

    Chayos’ desi chai with bun maska is every chai-lovers dream. Order in their kadak chai at home and pair it with a samosa or two. They also serve it with a traditional Indian kulhad and the boxed version will come blazing hot to your home. Miss chai breaks at your office? Try their work from home combos.

    Price: INR 99, INR 150 onwards for work from home combos.

    Barista, Bandra West


    Bandra West, Mumbai

    Barista’s ginger tea hits the right spot in your throat and gives that refreshing feeling we’ve been waiting for while we’re stuck at home. They also have other assorted chai options but we recommend the ginger tea.

    Price: INR 170 for Ginger tea

    Chai Pe Charcha, Multiple Outlets

    Chai Pe Charcha

    Prabhadevi, Mumbai

    Order in a charcha special chai along with some crackling rusk and have a good time by your window. They also have bhajiya specials for everyone who makes a mess in the kitchen and prefers to order in.

    Price: INR 55 onwards

    Tandoor Chai, Navi Mumbai

    Tandoor Chai

    Kopar Khairane, Mumbai

    Love boiling your chai till it comes to the top? You will then love Tandoor Chai. It’s tasty and a favourite amongst chai lovers in the city. In case you love something particular in your chai, like adrak or elaichi, ask for them to add more while placing your order. They also have pocket-friendly combos which are perfect for a work break.

    Price: INR 90 for a ketli (serves 2-3 people)