Caffeine has become a part of our daily routine and provides the fuel to let us think and plan our day successfully. Loaded with anti-oxidants and other beneficial nutrients, it not only improves our health but helps to avoid a lot many diseases. With an ever-increasing outburst of tea & coffee shops at every nook & corner, it is evident that caffeine is a means for people to feel comfortable. We can never miss a “cup of coffee” or a “cup of tea” session every once in a while.
So, here is a list of 6 best cafes in Mumbai to indulge into intoxication.
Da Capo Cafe & Bistro, Kharghar
Da Capo is a music themed café with everything revolving around it. The restaurant is spread across two levels and is designed with music logos hanging from the tree painted on one of the walls and artefacts & posters of musicians adorning the other walls. Even the mocktails are named after the songs such as Hey Jude, Hallelujah and Wonderwall. The food menu is crafted with Continental and Café food like Sicilian Paneer, Burnt Garlic Hummus with Pita Bread and Pink Sauce Spaghetti that can be paired with your favourite coffee. Be it Cappuccino, Latte or Mocha, Da Capo surely offers a flavour for every coffee lover.
Address: 12 & 13, Bhoomi Heights, Sector 8, Kharghar, Navi Mumbai
Olde Bailey’s Cafe, Nerul
Olde Bailey’s is a homely café and is one of the most loved café by youngsters. The restaurant is best known for its amazing coffee and café food. Right from their pastas, burgers, pizzas, milkshakes to coffee, everything is well prepared to let you pamper your taste buds. Don’t forget to try their Sizzling barbeque with Cheese Melt, Chicken Lasagne, Peri Peri Fries, Veg Barbeque Burger. The restaurant is a perfect spot to relax with friends.
Address: Shop No 26 and 27, Shreeji Heights, Sector 46A, Nerul, Navi Mumbai
Ray’s Cafe & Pizzeria, Bandra West
Ray’s Café is a well-known place that serves New York style Pizzas and is considered as one of the most beautiful cafes. The café is a brainchild of a beautiful couple Hemant & Rashmi and is built in a 150 years old cottage. It is designed on Italian theme and offers a cosy ambience. They have different variety of Pizzas including vegan Pizza in which cheese is made using cashew nuts. Every dish is prepared using homemade sauces, imported ingredients and homemade dough thus ensuring the freshness of the food. They also have a live kitchen concept that makes the dining experience more interesting. Their tea & coffee section is well crafted with drinks ranging from Kahwa, Tea, Hot Coffee to Cold Coffee.
Address: 133, Gazebo House, Hill Road, Bandra West, Mumbai
Central Perk 7, Kharghar
This café is highly Inspired by the Central Perk of the popular TV series F.R.I.E.N.D.S. It has been designed with green sofas, orange chairs, exterior, pictures from the series adorning the walls and mugs & coasters customised with its famous dialogues. Even the menu is inspired by the show where it has a special Joey section and mocktails dedicated to each character. The food served here is a mix of Grilled, American and Italian cuisine with Chicken Omelette Roll, BBQ Paneer-Mushroom Combo, White Sauce Pasta, Chocolate Smoothie and Chicken Afghani Kabab being the cult dishes.
Address: plot no. 5/6, Kharghar Station Rd, Wing F, Sector 8, Kharghar, Navi Mumbai
Kettle & Keg, Khar West
Kettle & Keg is one of the best patisserie cum cafe in the town with all day dining option. The ambience here is quite happening with white bricked walls, several types of lights decorating the ceiling, beautiful bar area, huge patisserie and an outdoor seating. The menu has a lot of variety to offer from teas, coffee to slushes along with an extensive range of wine and cocktail. You must try their Keema Pav, Vegetable Market Pizza, Tikka Boti Kabab, Garlic Rubbed Grilled Chicken and Banana leaf wrapped Indian Salmon. You can always look forward to trying something new on your every visit.
Address: Shop No.1, Celeste Building, Kinchin Co-op Housing Society Limited, 14th Road, Khar West, Mumbai
Cafe Trofima is an all-day dining restaurant best known for its Freak Shakes such as Freaky Anni Oreo, Freaky Ferrero Shake, Freaky Snickers and coffee such as Roasted Hazelnut Cold Coffee, Minty Cold Coffee, Coffee Irish. The place offers a chic ambience with its grey & white tones, colourful frames, cups dangling from the ceiling, quirky interiors and a patisserie counter with mouth-watering desserts and bakery products. The exhaustive food menu is loaded with options such as baos, paos, pastas, pizzas, hot dogs and burgers.
Address: Raja Badhe Chowk, Shivaji Park Rd Number 2, Opp Raja Rani Travels, Mumbai