Book your spot at these places that are serving up some seriously delicious Christmasy food.
With every passing day, the festive joy keeps building and we're all eagerly waiting to enjoy the year-end celebrations. With Christmas just a few days away, you may find yourself scouting for the perfect destination for Christmassy food that is indulgent and flavourful. While you may be late to the party, restaurants across the city have already started serving special Christmas menus, and might we add that these will make you want to dig it!
To be your helping hand this season, here's our edit of all the best Christmas special menus in Mumbai that you can't miss. Scroll on!
The newest French-style patisserie in Mumbai at Jio World Drive, Helmed by Chef Pratik and Chef Pierre Storti is offering all the Christmas treats you need. From the delicious Yule Logsi n a modern re-imagination of the traditional “Bouche de Noel” to the special Mont Blanc Pastry which is a 19th-century dessert made with chestnut puree from France, resembling the snow-capped mountains of Mont Blanc, the array includes a variety of pastries, gingerbread, cinnamon star and Hausfreunde cookies topped with a selection of gourmet homemade chocolates.
It's a 21-day long celebration at Sorrentina. Ring in the festive cheer and merriment with your friends and family as you enjoy an array of small plates like Baked Brie (a phyllo pastry stuffed with Truffle Brie, Salt roasted Beetroot and Sesame), Ossobuco (a traditional speciality of Lombard cuisine where the lamb shanks are braised for 8 hours served in the pan jus over a bed of potato mash) and sign off with a Mince Pudding Tart (soaked fruits filled in a sweet-tart crust served with a Gingerbread gelato).
What: Buon Natale – a special holiday menu When: Until 31st December 2021 Where: Sorrentina, Second Floor, Foodhall@Linking Road, Plot No, 106, Linking Rd, Santacruz, Mumbai, W, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400054, India Timing: 12 PM to 11 PM For Reservations: +91 9136913747
Scouting for a vegan Christmas menu? The Yogisattva Cafe has you covered! Indulge in a 4 course healthy plant-based Christmas sit down dinner at the Yogisattva Cafe to kick in the festivities. Sit back and take in the peaceful aura at their beautiful rooftop cafe as you sip on a glass of Chilled Mulled Apple Juice that is sure to warm you up and get you in the festive mood. The dinner menu features dishes that are vegan, gluten-free and refined sugar-free. Kick off your set menu dinner experience with Steamed Cabbage Wraps with house-made black garlic and a pine nut sauce base. Move onto the second course of Sweet Potato & Chestnut Balls served with a Chilli Cranberry Relish which bursts with flavour. For the mains enjoy a delicious Mushroom Risotto cooked with Eggplant Scallops, Beetroot Yoghurt and Beetroot Chips. End your culinary journey for the night on a festive note with a Sticky Toffee Pudding Cake layered with Molasses Caramel Sauce and a side of Vegan Vanilla Ice Cream.
When: Thursday, 23rd December 2021
Time: 7.30 PM
Price: Rs.2000/- Per Person (Inclusive of taxes)
For Reservations: +91 9867455009
Address: Yogisattva Cafe, Pinnacle House, 7th Floor, 15th Road, P. D. Hinduja Junction, Khar (West), Mumbai: 400 050
Soufflé S’il Vous
Tales and tipples are all the more fun during this time of the year. Enjoy the signature Christmas cocktails that Soufflé S’il Vous Plaît has to offer at their gorgeous boulevard. With something in store for everyone, the Christmas menu this season is a concoction of wine, vodka, beer, liqueurs and more. From the Mulled Wine and Mulled Wine Sangria to the fan The White Christmas is Baliey’s Liqueur with nutmeg and eggnog, and The Zesty Christmas is vodka infused with lime, demerara, and grapefruit juice. You can get Warm and Cozy Butterbeer right at our doorstep, a drink with whiskey, beer, spices, butter and eggs! Or you can enjoy Under the Mistletoe with spiced rum, raspberry, lime and thyme with your someone special! Because finally, Winter is Here with vodka and honey and we couldn't love anything more.
Available from 5th to 31st December 2021
Restaurant Hours: 12 noon to 11 pm
Contact Number: +91 8657512648
Address: Soufflé S’il Vous, Ground Floor, Nagin Mahal, Veer Nariman Road, next to Ambassador Hotel, Churchgate, Mumbai: 400020
Salt Water Café
Tis the season to eat merry, and the Christmas delights, at Salt Water Café adds to the festive cheer. Specially curated by Chef Gresham Fernandes indulge in a Christmas Morning breakfast of Eggnogged French Toast layered with fresh fruits and a Linzer cookie crumble. Or immerse yourself in the festive spirit with a warm and hearty Christmas meal that features favourites like, the World’s Best Chicken Liver Pate, a classic with a festive twist where the meat is stewed in plum cake fruits and best eaten with buttery sourdough panettone; Pumpkin Spiced Pumpkin – Ravioli topped with carrot vichy cooked in a sauce of anise butter; Caramelised Parmesan Gnocchi tossed in Brown nut butter, sage & hazelnuts, lemon. Their must-tries are the Grilled Duck Breast with home-made lemonchello jus, roasted apple & fennel cream; House Spiced Tenderloin tossed in black truffle sauce and spruced with caramelized cauliflower and a side of creamy Yorkshire pudding; Smoked Pork & Kimchi Fried Rice and White Truffle Scented Roast Chicken served in hearty portions best enjoyed with your friends and family. End your meal on a sweet note as you dig into their dessert specials like Christmas Toffee + Chocolate Bark, of the good ol' Plum Cake Muffin.
Dates: 22nd December 2021 to 1st January 2022 Restaurant Hours: 11 am to 11 pm Contact Number: 086575 31985 Order online on: https://swc.dotpe.in/order Address: Salt Water Cafe, Rose Minar, 87 Annel Church, Chapel Rd, Reclamation, Bandra West, Mumbai 400050
Nothing says Christmas like a lavish family feast and good times together. Bastian, Bandra & Worli's Christmas Brunch ticks all the boxes. On their Christmas Brunch Specials, you find a plethora of sumptuous meat options for all meat lovers. Start the day with an incredible brunch spread including Spicy Dan Dan Noodles; The Lobster Mac with truffle béchamel, butter-poached lobster and elbow macaroni; Kung Pao Shrimp Scramble with scrambled eggs, shrimp, popcorn grits, scallions, chilli oil and parmesan; Crispy Chicken Benedict with crispy chicken, poached eggs, spicy aioli, hollandaise, charred vegetables on a gluten-free house-made English muffin; Veggie Benedict with kale, avocado, poached eggs, hollandaise, on a gluten-free house-made English muffin and much more! And if you're looking for a lunch dish to satisfy your taste buds the Duck Platter and Duck taco are their must-haves while sipping on Holiday special Brunchy cocktails like Egg Nog and Mulled Wine and more. And like they say, there's something known as a dessert stomach to fill up on sweet treats like Small Ginger Christmas Cookie, Mini Strawberry Chocolate Swiss Roll, Orange macarons, Coffee macarons, Chocolate chip cookies and more.
When: 25th & 26th December 2021
Time: 12noon to 4pm
Price: Food as per a la carte menu
Contact Number: Bastian Bandra: +91 8419965953 | Bastian Worli: +91 7208656074 / +91 7208656073 (prior reservation required)
Address: Bastian Bandra, Kamal Building, B/1, New, Linking Rd, next to Burger King, Bandra West, Mumbai 400050
Bastian Worli, Wadia International Centre, Pandurang Budhkar Marg, Kamagar Nagar Number 1, Worli, Mumbai 400025
If a boozy Christmas drunch is what you're looking for, make your way to SOCIAL to have yourself a Merry Little Christmas. Looking beyond the traditional apple cider and eggnog, we'd highly recommend trying the drinks on this menu are delicious with a Christmassy twist. From the all-new Clause-mo-politan to theTiramisu Santatini made of Whiskey, Tiramisu Syrup, Martini Bianco, Olive Brine, Silver Sheet & Tiramisu Biscoti; Jingle Tingle which consists of Beefeater, Orange Marmalade, Orange Juice, Sweet & Sour and Ginger Ale, are balanced to give you the perfect holiday buzz.
Date: 15th to 25th December 2021
Outlets: All SOCIAL outposts in Mumbai
Pre-book your table: Call your neighbourhood SOCIAL