We as humans are prone to change. Having a significant change in the food we eat is prominent.  Something new excites us and these thematic restaurants are pushing themselves to every limit to serve us something different and extravagant. Aamchi Mumbai is one such place which has a host of themed cafes and restaurants to soothe our palates. Right from our comforting khaugallis to exquisite fine dining, this city has something unusual yet classic to offer.

Let’s unravel those quirky conceptual restaurant:

Poushe- The Kashmiri Elegance

Along with the serene beauty Kashmir has to offer, the food prevalent in the state is as appealing as its nature. With the boat style seating arrangement and wooden décor, the food served here is well suited for the ones who want to devour the succulent and juicy meat with their “Kashmiri Mirch”

Our recommendations:

Mutton Roghangosh, KokurYakhini and Phirni

Location: Phoenix Market City, Kurla, Mumbai

The Yoga House

Hidden in the niches of Bandra, this place offers you good health with great food. This yoga studio offers 35+ yoga classes and vegan food. Healthy and nutritious meals in a Greek style café are all you need after a long and exhausting day.

Our recommendations:

Carrot Cake, Dal Khichdi and Mozarella Sandwich.

LocationCater Road, Bandra, Mumbai


“Mondo” stands for the one of its own kind.  A perfect thought out menu which changes every fortnight and promises one-of-a kind experience.  The 2 fixed 6 course menus- a global cuisine and an Indian cuisine are on offer with one vegetarian and one non-vegetarian option in each. The ambiance is vibrant and relaxing with comfy seating arrangements.

So if you want to experiment with all the different cuisines around the globe then save your appetite for the best and head over to Mondo for a soul-satisfying meal.

Location: Dahisar West, Mumbai

Mirchi and Mime

Mirchi and Mime is the first restaurant in India to have the entire service team comprising of speech and hearing impaired individuals. According to the owners Prashant and Anuj, “Our staff might not be able to speak but they can certainly smile and serve”.  With such a courteous staff and great good, this is a complete family- friendly restaurant.

Our recommendations:

Jumbo Prawns, Methi Paneer and Chocolate Ganache


Hiranandani Business Park, Powai, Mumbai


Creatingthe essence of Punjab with wooden khatiyas and pillows, Chenab is known for its lip-smacking kebabs and tikkas. Ghazals and Sufi Music playing in the background is calming which creates a family-friendly atmosphere.

Our recommendations:

Murgh Dum Kebab, Chicken Biryani, Paneer Tikka and chicken Shorba

Location: Vashi, Navi Mumbai

D 2’States

The amalgamation of two cultures is not just present on your plates but in the décor as well. D’2 states is one such exemplary restaurant which is owned by Marathi mulgi and Punjabi munda, coming together to create the concept in preserving the culinary heritage of Maharashtra & Punjab.  The décor involves the use of traditional Phulkari (originating from Punjab) and Warli (originating from Maharashtra).

Our recommendations:

Kothambir Wadi, Hariyaali Tikka, Achari Chicken Tikka, Anar Ade, Sol Kadhi


Manpada, Thane

Taste of Punjab

This restaurant has captured the true essence of Punjab with their finest details in their interiors and décor. The live Bangra session adds to the vibe to make you groove to the Punjabi beats.  The live music, vibrant décor and flavorsome buffets is what makes you want to come for more.

Our recommendations: 

Starters:  Chicken Reshmi Kebab, Corn Tikka, MurghChilli Garlic

Main Course:  Chicken Biryani, Chicken Jalandaari and Palak Paneer

Location:  Vashi

Rainforest Resto Bar

Make a move from the concrete jungle and head over to Rainforest for a calm and soothing ambiance. Forest themed restaurant, Rainforest has an elaborate food menu including North Indian, Chinese, Italian and seafood.

Our recommendations:

Lasagna, Biryani and Veg Sizzler.

Location: (multiple locations)

R City Mall, LBS Marg, Ghatkoper West

Phoenix Market City, Kurla

Hiranandani Estate, Thane West

Veera Desai Road, Andheri West


Do tell us which restaurant you loved the most and invite us on your next visit to any of these places mentioned above. 😛