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Authentic Maharashtrian Home-Made Meal with a Local provided by Traveling Spoon

Authentic Maharashtrian Home-Made Meal with a Local

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$40.00
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Date
2 adults
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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
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Updated 07/01/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 07/01/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Enjoy a private and authentic home-cooked meal with your host Dr. Madhuri in her home. This is a perfect experience for anyone looking to connect with local culture over food. Madhuri is a dental surgeon and has been practicing for 25 years. She lives with her husband, Vinayak, and two children, Ketki and Kunal, in their sprawling apartment in Prabadevi, which has spectacular views of the sea. She grew up eating fish and rice and later got married into a vegetarian family, so she enjoys cooking both vegetarian and non-vegetarian meals. Apart from cooking and feeding her close ones, she also enjoys traveling, trekking, reading and watching movies. Madhuri learned most of her cooking from her mother-in-law, as she was married very young and as dedication of all of the recipes she learned over the years, she created a family cookbook for her mother-in-law’s 71st birthday, which is called Vaarasa (वारसा), which means ‘inheritance’.
Important Information
Departure Point
Sea Link Bridge View Point, Bandra - Worli Sea Link, Mount Mary, Bandra West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400050, India
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Private home-cooked meal with your host Dr. Madhuri
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Dinner
  • Gratuities
  • Lunch
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Additional Info
  • Service animals allowed
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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constantinou2000 wrote a review Mar 2020
London, United Kingdom46 contributions7 helpful votes
We arrived at Reyna's lovely home in a very plush suburb of Mumbai and were immediately offered a refreshing healthy drink. Conversation with Reyna and her friends was captivating and so we took a while getting to the dinner table. Once there though, the food was delicious. A
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Specialist of Panjabi cuisine.
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Lynnh
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A wonderful experience
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Delicious food and a knowledgable guide.
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548meeras
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An amazing experience
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Highlight of My Mumbai Trip!
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Great experience
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ginabenjamin
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A very good tasty moment
We have spent a very good and tasty moment. Reshma is very nice and she explains all in details letting also the po
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Excellent cooking experience
My partner and I loved our experience cooking with Shilpa in her home, it truly was a great way to experience authe
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Welcoming and veg-friendly
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  • Duration: 2h
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  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English
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