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

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    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 favorites for you. 

    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.

    Good For: Dinner

    Cuisine: Contemporary World Cuisine

    Shell Out: INR 2,600 for two

    True Tramm Trunk For Drinks

    True Tramm Trunk

    Bandra East, Mumbai

    If you’re an office-goer in BKC then you are sorted for your post-work drinking and socializing 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, shawarmas, pizzas and their special tawa food to be there.

    Good For: Post work drinks

    Cuisine: Asian, Indian, American and Eclectic Bar Food

    Shell Out: INR 1,900 for two

    Burn – Kitchen & Malt Room For The Whiskey Lover

    Burn – Kitchen & Malt Room in BKC is 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.

    Good For: Watching sports matches

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

    Shell Out: INR 1,700 for two

    TresInd For Modern Indian Cuisine

    Tresind

    Bandra East, Mumbai

    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 appetizer 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

    Shell Out: INR 4,000 for two

    Sante Spa Cuisine For A Healthy Meal

    Sante Spa Cuisine

    Bandra East, Mumbai

    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

    Shell Out: INR 1,900 for two

    Pa Pa Ya For Contemporary Asian

    Pa Pa Ya

    Bandra East, Mumbai

    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

    Shell Out: INR 2,600 for two

    O Pedro For Goan Fare

    O Pedro

    Bandra East, Mumbai

    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

    Shell Out: INR 1,800 for two

    Butterfly High For A Working Lunch

    Butterfly High

    Bandra East, Mumbai

    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

    Shell Out: INR 1,500 for two

    Masala Library For Fusion Indian Food

    Masala Library

    Bandra East, Mumbai

    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 flavors and enjoy a one-of-a-kind dining experience. 

    Good For: Fine Dine Dinner

    Cuisine: Modern Indian Cuisine 

    Shell Out: INR 3,500 for two

    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

    Shell Out: INR 2,500 for two

    Yauatcha For Asian Cuisine

    Yauatcha

    Bandra East, Mumbai

    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

    Shell Out: INR 2,800 for two