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The Konkan Cafe

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90, Cuffe Parade, Lobby Level | Vivanta By Taj President Hotel, Mumbai (Bombay) 400005, India
(+91) 22 66650808
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12:30 pm - 2:45 pm
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:30 pm - 2:45 pm
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We often visit this place with family for quite dinners. Every time we are here we fall in love with the food more and more. The restaurant treats us with vast variety of vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes. One can also try Thalis. Food actually goes very close to represent the different regions of Konkan, this in turn is complimented by... More 

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Philadelphia, United States
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Konkan Cafe at the Taj-President Hotel in Mumbai is worth every rupee ! The ambiance takes one to a Southern India eatery that is both relaxed and elegant. The seafood is the main focus here. Definitely try any of the prawn dishes. Flavored with a light coconut milk, the flavors are rich and complex with a medium amount of... More 

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Thank Curtis K
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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21 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Konkan Cafe is a real treat for coastal cuisine; and believe me this is not just sea food. There is plenty on the menu for vegetarians. I love the decor, it successfully creates the traditional Southern vibe desirous of the cuisine offered. Meals are served in copper plates and water is stored in copper vessels on each table. We were... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes it does not serve Butter Chicken, yes it does not serve naan or tandoori Chicken in fact it will not serve any of the dishes which many specially the foreigners will associate Indian food with. It serves the cuisine from the coastal belt of western Indian also known as Konkan belt which start from Mumbai and stretch all the... More 

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Thank RRRNJ
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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199 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chef Ananda Solomon's Konkan Cafe is amazing. The meen pulicahathu and the ramasseri idlis are to die for. The chicken sukka is wonderful. The restaurant's interior is similar to a Kerala tarwad house and very attractive. this is a restaurant one can go to again and again,

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Thank raghupalat
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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87 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

There is really nothing more to say except that - EXCEPTIONAL!! The food - both vegetarian and non-vegetarian is par excellence. We had the non-veg thali and I cannot single out any one dish to review or criticise. The vegetarian fare was equally good - especially, the raw mango curry. In comparison, the desserts and cocktails were good, but not... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

The staff are very helpful and the 2 meals we had were very good. However a total bill for 2 courses with beer at over £50 was unexpected in India

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Thank continentaltourer
mumbai
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37 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

Very tasty food and great options. The thali is a welcome change apart from a huge Ala carte. Keep it up!

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Thank manish m
Pune, India
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

The Konkan Café:Thoroughly Indian, the name invokes delightful images of full bodied fish curry with rice, garnished with coconut ofcourse! As a swimmer, both fish and rice were part of my staple diet, and the café serves up both in many exquisite forms. Try the rice in all its coastal glory as a dosa, roti or a fluffy appam. Choose... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Konkan is a costal area which gives India some of its finest cuisine... The Konkan Cafe makes the magic happen in Mumbai... Been visiting this place on almost all my trips to Mumbai from the early 2000's... I am not sure if the chefs have changed but the taste remains the same till this date... The thali's both veg and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Indian, Vegetarian, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 2:45 pm
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 2:45 pm
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 2:45 pm
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 2:45 pm
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 2:45 pm
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 2:45 pm
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 2:45 pm
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90, Cuffe Parade, Lobby Level | Vivanta By Taj President Hotel, Mumbai (Bombay) 400005, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Maharashtra  >  Mumbai (Bombay)
  • Phone Number: (+91) 22 66650808

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?