Pali Hill is one of the prime locations in Bandra west. It's a posh locality with lush greenery, home to some of the most high profile names of the city, including Bollywood celebrities and businessmen. This makes it obvious that the place must have some of the most amazing restaurants and cafes, and that's exactly what we are talking about! Check out our list of the best cafes in Pali Hill, Bandra! So come, let's have a look!
1. The Tanjore Tiffin Room
Your go-to for all south Indian food cravings, The Tanjore Tiffin Room is a quite popular name in Bandra restaurant scene. Serving brilliant selections from Chettinad and Tamilnadu, this restaurant is beyond Dosas and Idlis since it serves a wide range of delicious south Indian delicacies.
The décor symbolises nature and has a sustainable approach to it. With old-day furniture and painted walls, the restaurant looks rather artsy and aesthetic- perfect for your Instagram posts and stories!
The food is nothing short of mouthwatering. The Biryani varieties at this restaurant are splendid and once you have their Biryani, there's absolutely no turning back. Bestselling items on the menu include Appams with Stew, Gunpowder Idli, Mutton pepper fry, Beef Roast and Madras Railway Chicken Curry.
Price for two: ₹1500 | Open in Google Maps
2. Silver Beach Café
A beautiful yet dainty café, Silver Beach is well-known for its vibes and of course, food. With a gorgeous bamboo-covered roof and huge glass panels, the café looks very rustic yet stylish and opulent, more like an upscale café.
The yellow lighting gives a very warm and inviting feel to the café which also adds a hint of romance in the vibes. Good for a date, eh? Absolutely!
The food is a selection of healthy items, sandwiches, pizzas and classic European delicacies which are loved by all. The café ensures a contemporary approach in everything- be it the décor, dishes, design or even the plating. Which makes it all look very elegant. Our top picks from the menu include Cilantro Pizza, Chocolate Fondue, Gnocchi, Sunny Side, and Ravioli.
Price for two: ₹2500 | Open with Google Maps
Known for its aesthetic corners and romantic vibes, Candies in Bandra is one of the most classic eateries in Mumbai. The café is spread across a big 3-floored building and each floor will offer you something new to see.
The vibe is very boho and eclectic and you'll mostly see youngsters visiting this place. But is it just for youngsters? No! the restaurant being quite old, is also a place for nostalgia for many uncles and aunties who love to find a cosy corner and spend quality time here, reminiscing the good old days.
Candies are known for serving classic comfort food. From Mac n cheese to roast chicken, steak, grills and amazing sandwiches, this place is a vibe and you have to visit it!
Price for 2: ₹550 | Open in Google Maps
4. Le 15 Patisserie
Owned and run by one of the top pastry chefs in India, the queen of Macarons Chef Pooja Dhingra, Le 15 is one of the best French Patisseries in Mumbai. Le 15 is also the first store in the country to sell Macarons. Known for the finest French desserts with a proper balance of flavours and perfect flavours which are to die for, Le 15 has set a big benchmark in the dessert making industry of the country.
Head to any of its stores in Mumbai if you crave some beautiful looking, mouth-watering desserts. They have a fine selection of desserts, snacks and beverages to choose from. Often visited by celebrities too, Le 15 is never dull-looking. A cosy afternoon, you're sitting at Le 15 and enjoying your favourite selection of desserts with a side of coffee, we don't think there's anything that sounds more relaxing than this. But don't forget to try the famous Macarons whenever you visit Le 15.
Price For 2: ₹900 | Open in Google Maps
5. Suzette Creperie
A beautiful French Creperie with a vibrant and energetic feel to it, Suzette can be your go-to place for fun brunches and freshly- baked goodies. Located in the Hiranandani Gardens and run by a French ex-pat couple, this place provides an ambience that's calm and cosy with a mild aroma of butter and baked goods that will bring a sense of comfort.
Enjoy their super delicious crepes, sandwiches, Smoozies, wide range of coffee, baked goods and authentic French desserts. With these, they also serve gluten-free, vegan and vegetarian food. So there's finger-licking food for everyone here! No wonder it is one of the best brunch restaurants in Powai.
Price for two: ₹1500 | Open in Google Maps
6. Soul Fry
A classic family restaurant serving delicacies from the home of Goa, Soul Fry on Pali Hill is known for the authenticity with which the food is made. The atmosphere is cosy and relaxing and has typical family restaurant vibes with wooden furniture, simple pale walls and metal tissue holders.
Talking about the food, it is overwhelmingly good. Goan food has a subtle kick to it with chillies and vinegar and cracking the perfect balance is quite a tough job. The chefs at Soul Fry do it with elegance and present you a small part of Goa in each portion of food that is served. We recommend you to try their Prawn Curry, Fish Curry Rice, Chicken Cafreal and Mutton Xacuti.
Price for two: ₹1500 | Open in Google Maps
7. The Bagel Shop
Breakfasts are the most important meal of the day and we all love breakfasts, don't we? And Bagels are a versatile breakfast item that once you have, you're going to crave every single day. Craving bagels in Mumbai? The Bagel Shop is your solution! Being the first-ever Bagel place in the city, it is serving delicious bagels to Mumbai for over 10 years.
The café is dainty and small. Décor is minimalistic and very lively. The seating is clean and calm, just perfect for a breakfast and brunch meal. The place has a very cosy and energetic vibe which makes it the perfect hangout spot for youngsters.
Their delicious bagels are made with precision and finesse. Our favourites from the menu include Goan Chorizo Bagel, Matcha Smoothie Bowl, Eggs Benedict, Lebanese Bagel, and Bombay Bagel.
Price for two: ₹1200 | Open in Google Maps
8. Terra Speakeasy
Thinking of a uber romantic candle-light dinner at a lit alfresco restaurant? Pay a visit to Terra. Located in the Pali Hill area of Bandra west, this restaurant is surrounded by plants and beautiful lights. The open-air setup lets you breathe in the fresh air and soak into the immaculate cozy vibes of Terra. Dim lights and distant tables give a hint of privacy which makes this place perfect for a romantic dinner date.
This place mainly serves a wide range of delicious Tapas and Sliders. Although there's no dish that you wouldn't want to order, there are certain items on the menu that you have to order. These include Forest Mushroom Slider, Pulled Pork Slider, Chicken Meatballs, and Space Chicken wings.
Price for two: ₹1600 | Open in Google Maps
9. Blue Tokai Coffee Roasters
This great place is one of the most loved coffee shops in Bandra. Located around seven different locations in Mumbai, Blue Tokai has its fans all across the city. From aesthetic interiors, good food and of course, good coffee, this place has been winning hearts ever since it has opened. They have various options ranging from cold brews, pour-overs and even a small tasting menu too.
Blue Tokai is known for selling 100% Arabica single-estate coffee that is also available online. So if you are craving some really good coffee and can't go out, visit their online portal and order your coffee! Tip: if you are not well-aware of how to use different coffee and equipment, they have a dedicated section on their website which tells you how to make your artisanal coffee with suitable equipment!
Price for two: ₹700 | Open in Google Maps
10. Birdsong Café
With a farm-to-fork principle, Birdsong Café on the busiest Hill Road serves one of the best vegan food in Mumbai. Interiors give a sense of warmth and the staff are welcoming and very friendly. If you love cosy places with good vegan food, then this is your place!
The place has dark brick walls and yellow lights. The hanging bulbs give a very rustic and aesthetic feel to the place making it a perfect place for an evening coffee and lunch with friends.
Birdsong café is known for using organic and non-refined ingredients in their food that makes this place special. The bestselling items on the menu are Buckwheat Crepes, gluten-free Pizza, Quinoa Upma and the Quinoa Burger.
Price for two: ₹1600 | Open with Google Maps
11. Poetry By Love & Cheesecake
Are you and your date both suckers for cute interiors, well-plated food and romantic vibes? Well, this place is everything you need! Poetry By Love And Cheesecake is one of the most renowned places in Mumbai that serves authentic French desserts and much more. As the name indicates, this place specialises in cheesecakes. What makes this place special is the curated menu for vegetarians and vegans so it caters to all your dietary needs! There is no way you won't fall in love with how laidback, comfortable and cute this place looks.
The best-selling desserts on the menu are red velvet cheesecake, chocolate marquis, chocolate Tiramisu cake, crème Brulee and caramel brownie.
Price for two: ₹700 | Open in Google Maps
12. Bombay Salad Co.
One of the best places for Salads and healthy smoothies in the city, Bombay Salad Co is well-known for its elaborate menu that is all based on locally sourced healthy ingredients. As it is very clear by the name, Bombay Salad Co. is all about salads- delicious, healthy, filling and balanced.
The restaurant is a quaint little place located in the bylanes of Bandra. With a modernistic approach to the design, the place offers indoor as well as outdoor seating. The green and yellow tones used in the décor look very lively and inviting, giving the place a very eclectic feel to it.
The menu as we mentioned, is all about healthy eats. While every dish on the menu is a must-try, our recommendations include the Dynamite Salad, Mr Bean Salad, Bombay Salad and The Frenchman. Each salad has a different flavour to it, with different ingredients and flavour profiles. These are all nutritionally balanced and quite affordable to balance our budgets too!
Price for two: ₹900 | Open with Google Maps
13. The Yoga House
If you are in a mood for some good and healthy brunch, then this is your place! The Yoga House is known for its healthy and organic food options. They are also known for their eco-friendly approach in absolutely everything they do, from food to packaging and furniture too.
Their ambience is just beautiful. You can sit in a balcony type setup on the mattress and dine literally on the floor. That's not it! There are these beautiful corners which are calm and very peaceful. The café gives immaculate peaceful vibes and you are going to love it!
Their menu is an exquisite collection of hearty and healthy food items. Each dish invokes the principles of Ayurveda and comes together as a wholesome sattvic meal. It follows the Ayurvedic philosophy of 'FOOD is RASA,' - the one that nourishes our senses and body. Every food item is made with the most superior-quality ingredients that provide nourishment and releases toxin from the body. The price range is a bit high but the experience is worth every penny. We recommend the signature hash brown, summer salad and their Mozzarella sandwich which are delectable.
Price for two: ₹1300 | Open with Google Maps
14. Earth Café @ Waterfield
Serving some of the best vegan food in the heart of Bandra, Earth Café @ Waterfield is one of the most loved places by the vegan crowd of Mumbai. It serves a good variety of vegan food items.
Their principle is to provide healthy and guilt-free food to the customers and their menu reflects it well. With these, they have got a good range of gluten-free foods on their menu.
Bestsellers from the menu are raw Cacao smoothie bowl, Tofu scramble, Sure Maa wrap and the Wild Summit burger.
Price for two: ₹1200 | Open with Google Maps
15. Pali Village Café
A big name in the sustainable restaurants in Mumbai is Pali Village Café. This place is known for its simplicity and elegance. This restaurant offers a very cosy and quiet ambience with an eco-friendly approach, healthy food items and very minimalistic decor. From the furniture to artefacts, everything is in dull tones giving the place a very aesthetic and calming feel.
As the name indicates, the ingredients used in the food of this café are organic and unprocessed. They use seasonal and locally sourced ingredients. Everything is fresh and healthy and you will love it. We recommend the Chocolate Tart, Tofu Scramble, and the most delicious Avocado Toast.
Price for two: ₹1100 | Open with Google Maps