Working In Bandra Kurla? Here Are The BKC Restaurants That Deserve Your Attention

Bandra Kurla Complex in Mumbai is slowly becoming the hub of all things delicious. With a new restaurant sprouting there every week, we have compiled a list of our favourites for you.

Hello Guppy For Asian Cuisine

Open at the Godrej Building in BKC, Hello Guppy is the latest Japanese eatery to touch the city shores. Uninhibited, eccentric and off-the-cuff, Hello Guppy will welcome you with glow signs, inflatable toys, kooky lamps and lit-up tables. With spurts of pop art that sparked a conversation about Andy Warhol and lighting that did take us to Japan for 0.3 seconds, it’s the place you go to with your colleagues after a serious day at work. Check them out here.

Good For: Lunch & Dinner

Cuisine: Asian Food

Casual Dining

Hello Guppy

Jet Airways Godrej Building, Ground Floor, Unit 4, BKC, Bandra East, Mumbai

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Hemant Oberoi For Fine Dining

Chef Hemant Oberoi certainly needs no introduction. For over 40 years now, the Chef has been introducing Indian diners to cuisines from across the world and over time, he has certainly carved a nice for himself. The man behind Souk, Golden Dragon, Wasabi, Zodiac Grill and many, many more successful restaurants, has certainly raised the bar in the culinary industry.

Check it out here.

Good For: Dinner

Cuisine: Contemporary World Cuisine

Fine Dining

Hemant Oberoi Restaurant

4.0

Jet Airways Godrej Building, Ground Floor, Unit 5, BKC, Bandra East, Mumbai

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True Tramm Trunk For Drinks

If you’re an office-goer in BKC then you are sorted for your post-work drinking and socialising scenes. BKC is slowly becoming a vibrant hub full of exciting, cool bars and restaurants, and this one is another feather in its cap. The menu is the same apart from a few new add-ons, however expect regular dishes like lamb keema {INR 365}, shawarmas, pizzas and their special tawa food to be there.

Check them out here.

Good For: Post work drinks

Cuisine: Asian, Indian, American and Eclectic Bar Food

Bars

True Tramm Trunk

Trade Centre, Ground Floor, 2-B, BKC, Bandra East, Mumbai

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Burn – Kitchen & Malt Room For The Whiskey Lover

Burn – Kitchen & Malt Room is here in BKC, and it’s a one-of-a-kind resto-bar serving single malt whisky from different countries around the world. That’s over 35 types of malts including Glenfiddich, Glenlivet, Laphroaig, Lagavulin, {and more varieties on the menu}. Wondering what the food is like? Serving up a continental and Asian menu, you’ll find delicious starters such as breaded sweet potatoes with sour cream (really good stuff), oriental-style stuffed mushrooms with pesto inside which we definitely recommend to all vegetarians.

Check them out here.

Good For: Watching sports matches

Cuisine: Eclectic Gastropub with Asian, Continental, Mexican and Italian dishes

Bars

Burn - Kitchen & Malt

4.1

Pinnacle Corporate Park, Next To Trade Centre, BKC, Bandra East, Mumbai

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TresInd For Modern Indian Cuisine

TresInd takes you on a journey of Indian cuisine through a contemporary lense. The restaurant is experimental and plays with molecular gastronomy to create innovative dishes. If you're in the mood to splurge, we suggest the Chef's Tasting Menu that takes you on a culinary journey right from appetiser to dessert - it comes in a vegetarian and a non-vegetarian option. The menu includes options like Alleppey lobster, bibimbap biryani, morel science, Birbal ki khichdi and chicken papdi chaat. Dessert too, comes in options like the kaju katli - a nut fudge foam with butterscotch soan papdi.

Good for: Romantic Date

Cuisine: Contemporary Indian Cuisine

Fine Dining

Tresind

4.7

Inspire BKC, Ground Floor, BKC, Bandra East, Mumbai

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Sante Spa Cuisine For A Healthy Meal

Sante Spa Cuisine is your go-to in BKC if you're looking for a healthy meal. The menu features wholesome options like smoothie bowls, healthy breakfast options, homemade soups, salads, rustic pizzas and more. Dishes include options like quinoa pillaff biryani, braised kale salad, chilled watermelon gazpacho and crunchy chlorophyll dimsums. They also offer wine and sangria on the menu as well as a whole host of healthful teas and herbal decoction. 

Good For: Healthy Meal

Cuisine: Contemporary and creative global cuisine with a healthy spin

Casual Dining

Sante Spa Cuisine

4.4

International Financial Centre, Ground Floor, Unit 6, BKC, Bandra East, Mumbai

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Pa Pa Ya For Contemporary Asian

Pa Pa Ya puts a contemporary spin on Asian cuisine. The menu offers contemporary and fusion takes on staples like sushi and small plates with a dash of mixology and molecular gastronomy. The decor is equally fun and interesting - look up to check out the kinetic wood-paneled ceiling! Find yourself on a culinary journey through South East Asia and the Far East with their modern takes on Thai, Japanese, Korean, Malaysian cuisine and more. Standouts include their signature cocktails and sushi. 

Good for: Lunch, Dinner & Drinks

Cuisine: Modern Asian Cuisine

Casual Dining

Pa Pa Ya

Maker Maxity, Ground Floor, G-2, BKC, Bandra East, Mumbai

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O Pedro For Goan Fare

With its fun vibe, great cocktails and authentic Goan flavours, O Pedro is a foodie destination, no doubt about it. The extensive menu draws from Goa's rich culinary heritage and packs in a punch with each dish that represents the state's myriad communities. Seafood lover's will leap at the chance to tuck into their fresh-caught crab and giant prawns. Group dining is sorted here with sharing tapas-style plates that we love. Packed full on the weekend, this buzzing eatery is sure to get you in a happy mood with their potent in-house cocktails. We suggest you try their traditional poee with the trio of flavoured butters, the snapper coconut fish curry, and the wood-fire seafood.

Good for: Lunch & Dinner

Cuisine: Goan Cuisine

Casual Dining

O Pedro

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

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Drifter's Tap Station For Beer Lover's

If you're a beer enthusiast and are in BKC, we suggest you head to Drifter's Tap Station. This pub and microbrewery has a huge selection of 24 brews. The space is huge, and there are plenty of tables, community tables, couch seating and even private dining to grab a spot and enjoy a pint with your friends. There's also plenty of fun games that you can check out and play here like Sequence, Scrabble and more. 

Good For: Drinks

Cuisine: Bar eats

Breweries

Drifters Tap Station

4.4

Inspire BKC, Ground Floor, Unit 3, BKC, Bandra East, Mumbai

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Butterfly High For A Working Lunch

Co-working space meets trendy bar at Butterfly High in BKC. Butterfly motifs pepper the walls here, and there are high tables with bar stools plus couches that you can lounge on. The menu offers fun twists on tried-and-true favourites - keeping things familiar but yet different enough to pique your interest. They also offer an executive lunch menu for all the working professionals in the are, that's super convenient starting at INR 400.

Good for: Lunch & Drinks

Cuisine: Modern Indian Cuisine

Casual Dining

Butterfly High

4.2

Godrej BKC, Ground Floor, Unit 4, BKC, Bandra East, Mumbai

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Masala Library For Fusion Indian Food

Masala Library is one of the OG restaurants to offer a contemporary, fusion twist on Indian cuisine. The upscale restaurant is ideal for a special outing with friends or family and makes for a wonderful meal. They offer a 12-course tasting menu that's perfect if you're looking to sample a range of flavours and enjoy a one-of-a-kind dining experience. 

Good For: Fine Dine Dinner

Cuisine: Modern Indian Cuisine 

Fine Dining

Masala Library

4.4

International Financial Centre, Ground Floor, BKC, Bandra East, Mumbai

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Taftoon Bar & Kitchen For Regional Cuisine

Taftoon shines the spotlight on regional cuisines steeped in historic legacies from the Grand Trunk Road and a slice of nostalgia. The decor is modern and the restaurant feels spacious, the hexagonal lamps casting a glow over the bar and individual tables. The open kitchen allows us a glimpse into the restaurant's inner workings, a spectacle of dinner theatre that's certainly fun to watch. Dig into kebabs, aromatic shorbas, Indian grills and more.

Good For: Dinner & Drinks, Plus their High Tea

Cuisine: Regional Indian Cuisine

Casual Dining

Taftoon Bar & Kitchen

Naman Centre, C-31 & 32, Opp. Dena Bank, BKC, Bandra East, Mumbai

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Yauatcha For Asian Cuisine

A global restaurant chain, Yauatcha's one of our favourites when we're craving dim sum. A vast menu of Asian specialties from small plates, large sharing dishes and dim sums, plus a fantastic selection of desserts makes this great for a lunch or dinner out. Right in the heart of the BKC business district, it's a popular spot for working lunches and we love that they have a set lunch menu that's convenient for those work lunches. Signature cocktails round off the menu, and a well-stocked bar ensures the perfect transition from day to night venue.

Good For: Working Lunches & Upscale Dinners, Great for Group Dining

Cuisine: Asian Cuisine With Dim Sum Specials And High Tea

Fine Dining

Yauatcha

4.5

Raheja Towers, 1st Floor, BKC, Bandra East, Mumbai

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Cardboard For Coffee Lovers

Cardboard in BKC has a unique concept and features intriguing interiors crafted from layers of corrugated cardboard. Everything from the chairs, tables and lamps are made from cardboard, and create a somewhat surreal space to dine in. The menu serves up cafe food including an all-day egg menu, sandwiches, appetizers, and contemporary mains inspired by South Indian flavours. They've got a great coffee and dessert menu as well, plus fresh juices for a healthy pick-me-up.

Good For: Breakfast, Coffee Dates

Cuisine: Eclectic cafe eats, plus South-Indian inspired mains

Casual Dining

Cardboard

4.1

Inspire BKC, G Block, BKC, Bandra East, Mumbai

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