Amazing food. Exotic drinks. Interesting vibes. Also, a place to hangout. These are the very things we look for in any cafe. Right? Umm… we hate to break it to you, but that’s so passe. Themed cafes are far more fun and we’ve curated a list of the coolest themed cafes in Mumbai that satisfy your appetite and your interest!
1. Cafe Runway – Borivali
Cafe Runway is a newly opened Airport themed cafe that launched in Borivali, it is the first Airport theme cafe in Mumbai which has an amazing aviation decor and delicious food to gorge on. If you love being at the airports then this places is ideal for you. The entire cafe has airport ambience with departures and airlines information on the menu, a big aeroplane designed fan and a world map graffiti on the wall. The cafe comes with both outdoor and indoor seating, with a complete runway look.
Address: Cafe Runway, Shop 1, Neelkamal Heights, Kastur Park, Shimpoli, Borivali West, Mumbai
Phone: +91 9808990990
Cost for two: ₹500
2. Cat Café Studio – Versova
If you’re a cat person, there’s more reason than one to head out to this place. Open to all cat lovers, the Cat Café Studio in Versova is a one-of-a-kind space, which allows you to enjoy the company of your friends along with your favourite animals –cats of course! And guess what? All the cats are up for adoption. Plus, they also entertain artistic events like stand-ups, musical performances, etc. So, have a sip of coffee with a delicious dessert, and get entertained by the cats. The cafe also has free WiFi, books and board games
Where: Bungalow No. 63, Harminder Singh Rd, Aram Nagar Part 1, Versova, Andheri West
Cost For Two: INR 1,200 (Approx)
Contact: 022 6518 8883
3. The Ghetto – Breach Candy
One can find plenty of iconic eateries in Mumbai including Bademiyas, Kyani & Co, Radio Restaurant and Janata Bar, but this hidden iconic restaurant has to be the decade old The Ghetto in Breach Candy. If you were a college going kid back in the 90s and 00s, you would know exactly the hype we’re talking about! It was a popular hangout of the college students from Xavier’s, Sydenham, Jai Hind, and HR. Many Bollywood celebs would hang out here back in the day, and this was the only club that played rock music at that time. The Ghetto was where the ‘cool’ kids would hangout during those days.
Address: The Ghetto, 30 B, Bhulabhai Desai Road, Breach Candy, Mumbai
Phone: 022 23538418
Approx cost: ₹1300 for two people
4. Cafe Hydro – Borivali
Step aside water parks. It’s time to make way for Mumbai’s first ever aqua themed restaurant – Cafe Hydro.Always wanted to go scuba diving but never really got down to it? Tired of the same old restaurants with the same old decor and ambiance? Then Cafe Hydro is the place for you! Brace yourselves for three floorsof futuristic interiors, soothing ambiance and food that promises to make your soul happy!
How Much: Approx INR 500 for two
Where: Esspee Tower, Rajendra Nagar, Dattapada Road, Borivali East, Mumbai
Time: 12 noon to 3 pm, 7 pm to 10 pm
5. Mirchi and Mime
This place is special because it’s run by people with hearing and speech disability. At Mirchi and Mime, you’re requested to communicate, and place your order through sign language. The service of the staff is outstanding and the food menu is exemplary. Food here is served fresh and quick, and always with a smile.
Where: Transocean House, Lake Boulevard, Hiranandani Business Park, Powai
Cost For Two: INR 1,500 (Approx)
Contact: 022 30151202