In a cosmopolitan city like Mumbai there’s an ardent amount of varieties available in almost every category especially Food and Beverage. The city that never sleeps is also a big open palate of culinary giants that serve you delicacies from all over the world. Whilst some like to explore the local cuisines of the city and streets many settlers venture about town to find the best quality kebabs. Kebabs are quite the favorite appetizer amongst the youth, millennial’s or basically anybody who has a longing for smoked meat in aromatic flavored spices.
Here are our top 5 picks across the city for the juiciest and succulent kebabs that’ll satisfy your heart and tummy:
1. Lucknowee Tunday Kebab, Andheri West
If you’re looking for authentic style Lucknowee Tunday Kebabs then this is the place for you. Coarsely minced mutton marinated in traditional nawabi spices, aromatic flavor makes your heart skip a beat. These kebabs are so deliciously soft and creamy that they melt in your mouth the instant you devour it. Apart from them you can try Tandoori Barra, Akbari Kebab, Lebanese Kebab, Delhi 6, Murgh Kulfi, Murgh Anarkali and Murgh Angaara from their more than 20+ varieties of kebabs and starters from the menu.
Average Cost: ₹700 for two
Timings: 12:30pm – 4pm, 7pm – 12midnight
Address: 121, SV Road, Opposite Ghaswala Dairy Fresh, Jogeshwari West, Mumbai
2. Sardarji, Bandra West
This trivial yet cozy place is a very well-known and recommended place for some of the authentic North Indian style kebabs and tikkas. The most popular dishes which include Pocket Naans which is basically a chicken stuffed & seasoned gravy bread that comes in your favorites such as Butter Chicken and Chicken Tikka. Apart from these the must try kebabs in this joint are the Chicken Malai Tikka, Chicken Lahori Tikka, Lasooni Kebab and most importantly the Chatpata Amritsari Fish Tikkas.
Average Cost: ₹500 for two people
Timings: 11am – 4am
Address: 160/A, 29th Road, Mel Milap, Abbas Compound, T.P.S. 3, Near Grand Residency, Bandra west, M-400050
3. Café Noorani, Mumbai Central
This comfy Irani style café is located closely to the heart of the city i.e., Haji Ali. This eatery specializes in some Mughlai style kebabs and Chinese fusion kebabs that are a must try here. Apart from the touted Chicken Tandoori Biriyanis one should try is the Mutton Seekh Kebabs, Chilli Garlic Kebabs, Murgh Nizami Kebabs, Chicken Kasturi Kebabs and if you’re feeling a little more adventurous then go for on special order Chicken Liver Tikkas.
Average Cost: ₹750 for two people
Timings: 8am – 12am
Address: 5 D, Tardeo Road, Haji Ali Circle, Tardeo, Mumbai Central
4. Bademiya, Colaba
Any Mumbaikar, new or old is accustomed with the spicy and tender style kebabs served at Bademiya. One generally choses this bistro for lip smacking North Indian style kebabs but there’s more to them especially the Mutton Shami & Boti kebabs, Chicken Seekh, Chicken Reshmi Tikkas and if you want to opt for a combination of all their best kebabs then try out the Non Veg Platter that has their best of every delicacy.
Average Cost: ₹900 for two people
Timings: 1pm – 1am
Address: Tulloch Road, Apollo Bunder, Colaba, Mumbai
5. Ustads Kebab And Chinese Center, Borivali West
This outdoor eatery in the Borivali suburbs is known for its mouthwatering and delicious street style kebabs. Along with reasonable pricing this place attracts a lot of youngsters due to the quantity and quality which is perfectly made for those on budget and yet want to devour tender kebabs. One must definitely try the Beef seekh kebabs, Chicken Tikka kebab, Chicken Malai kebabs and the Boti kebabs available in both Chicken and Mutton.
Average Cost: ₹400 for two people
Timings: 6:30pm – 11:30pm
Address: Holy Cross Road, IC Colony Ext, I C Colony, Borivali West, Mumbai