We all know that Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. What you eat right in the morning sets the tone for your entire day. The city of Mumbai is home to some of the finest eateries in the business. It is also an amalgamation of different cultures and cuisines, whose effects can be seen on its architecture, people and most importantly, its food.
Breakfast in Mumbai means different things for different people. From Gujarati cuisine to Irani delicacies, the city has it all for someone who loves their breakfast. While a lot of places in the city are famous for their breakfast menus, these 5 places are the ones you shouldn’t miss if you’re in the mood to try the different breakfast cuisines Mumbai has to offer
The neat and tidy interiors of the deli are the perfect ambience you’d want to start your day. Hand-drawn illustrations on the wall are beautiful to look at, and so is its breakfast menu. Boasting a huge variety when it comes to food, you’ll get everything you wish for here. From cereals and pancakes to breakfast bakes and bagels, the eatery has it all. The highlight of the menu is the 20 different varieties of eggs on offer, served with multi-grain toast, hash browns and a grilled tomato
Where: 003 A. Ground Floor, FIFC Building, Bandra Kurla Complex, Mumbai – 51
Cost: ?1,200 for Two
BingeRecommends: Butter Milk pancakes, Smoke salmon and wasabi bagel
Enter Suzette and it’s bound to lift your mood. Wooden tables, a quaint breakfast bar, books on French food and novels greet you as you enter the restaurant. Run by 3 French expats, the eatery is renowned for its breakfast menu. Several ingredients are imported from France, and that shows in the quality of food Suzette has to offer. Specaizlin in French delicacies, don’t forget to miss out their world-class crepes or filling sandwiches! Make your own salad or crepes to enjoy your breakfast just the way you like it!
Where: Shop 2, Ventura Building, Next to Aroma’s, Hiranandani Gardens, Powai, Mumbai
Cost: ?1,500 for Two
BingeRecommends: Callebaut hot chocolate, Nutella Crepe
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If you like to have your breakfast without it burning a hole in your pocket, this place is perfect for you. South Indian food is a big part of Mumbai’s culture, and this breakfast joint in the traditional Udupi setup is an ideal way for you to start your mornings. Even the server is phenomenal, and everything from masala dosa with delicious chutneys to the traditional filter coffee is to die for
Where: Bhandarkar Road, Matunga East, Mumbai
Cost: ?200 for Two
BingeRecommends: Pineapple Sheera, Medu vada, Kapi
If you’re vegan and are always find breakfast options for you scarce, this is like heaven for you. A combination of ancient yogi culture and organic conscious food, a meal here is both spiritual and healthy. The interiors and ambience perfectly compliment each other, making it an ideal place for you to start your day. The food is served in brass vessels and there are multiple vegan options for you to choose from
Where: Nargis Villa, Sherly Rajan Rd, D Block, Railway Colony, Bandra West
Cost: ?1,300 for Two
BingeRecommends: Ayurvedic Oat Porridge, Quinoa Upma
Irani's surely got their breakfast right, and Mumbai is home to countless of these iconic cafes. One such is the Yazdani bakery, which is famous for its breakfast. A meal at Yazdani is an experience in itself and is the best place for you to soak in the Irani culture. Try out their traditional dishes which are freshly made and their bakery goods will keep you wanting for more.
Where: 11, Horniman Circle, 11A, Cawasji Patel Rd, Fort, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400001
Cost: ?200 for Two
BingeRecommends: Bun Maska, Mutton Pattice, Irani Chai
Try these places out to get a taste of the multi-cuisine breakfast options the city of Mumbai has to offer. If they are any other hidden gems around the city, do let us know in the comments section below and we’d love to try them out.