With the number of Sunday brunches in the city increasing by the minute, we give you the ultimate list of the best seven. Whether you’re in the mood for a spicy curry or a crackling woodfired pizza, we help you distinguish the mundane from the sublime. What better way to finish off your fun weekend than with a scrumptious meal underneath the beautiful Mumbai sunset with melodious jazz music playing in the background? So what are you waiting for? Grab your favorite pair of sunglasses and head on out to one of these restaurants for an unforgettable Sunday afternoon spent in the lap of luxury.
7. Kebabs & Kurries
The Sunday Brunch at Kebabs and Kurries at the ITC Grand Central is ideal for those who enjoy a rich decadent feast before their weekend siesta. The sprawling opulent restaurant offers its Sunday brunchers its signature Dal Bukhara amongst a variety of other flavorful kebabs, curries and biryanis.Vegetarians are also well catered for as are dessert enthusiasts.
Price: Rs. 1950 + taxes (without alcohol), Rs. 2300 + taxes (with alcohol)
Time: 12:30 pm to 02:45 pm on Sundays.
Telephone: 022 2410 1010
Address: ITC Grand Central, 287, Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Road, Parel, Mumbai.
6. Le Pain Quotidien
Warm wooden interiors coupled with the aroma of freshly-baked bread make Le Pain Quotidien a delightful place for a light quiet Sunday brunch. Dig in to perfectly-cooked eggs benedict or some delicious grilled chili and garlic prawns along with a chilled mug of beer for a relaxed and memorable weekend meal.
Price: Rs. 1250 + taxes (without alcohol), Rs. 1450 + taxes (with alcohol)
Time: 12:00 pm to 04:00 pm on Sundays.
Telephone: 022 6643 1616
Address: 3 North Avenue, Maker Maxity, Bandra Kurla Complex, North Avenue, Bandra East, Mumbai.
5. Lotus Café
If you are in the mood to indulge, head to the Sunday brunch extravaganza at the JW Marriott’s Lotus Café. With a mindboggling variety of cuisines and an unlimited supply of champagne this is the ideal way to treat yourself after a week full of dieting.
Price: Rs. 2714 (without alcohol), Rs. 3790 (with alcohol)
Time: 12:30 pm to 03:45 pm on Sundays
Telephone: 91 22 66933000
Address: JW Marriott Hotel, Juhu Tara Road, Juhu Beach, Mumbai.
Indigo has long been a SoBo favorite as has its mouthwatering Sunday brunch. The award-winning restaurant’s brunch menu includes a diverse array of flavorful pastas, salads, seafood and desserts all prepared with Indigo’s signature international twist. The brunch experience is enhanced by the peaceful alfresco dining area and soothing live music on offer.
Price: Rs. 2193 + tax
Time: 12:00 pm to 04:00 pm on Sundays .
Telephone: 022 6636 8999
Address: 4, Mandlik Road, Colaba, Mumbai.
For a relaxed Mediterranean-inspired Sunday, Olive Bar and Kitchen is the place to be. With its exquisite brunch spread, extensive wine list and chilled out atmosphere the restaurant is an age-old favorite with the who’s who of the posh Bandra suburb. Unwind with a fresh seafood salad or Mushroom Bisque while listening to some jazz in the restaurant’s bright courtyard for a fun afternoon in the sun.
Price: Rs. 2200 (with alcohol)
Time: 12:30 pm to 03:30 pm on Sundays.
Telephone: 022 33487724
Address: 14, Below Pali Hill Tourist Hotel, Union Park, Khar, Mumbai.
2. Seven Kitchens
With its seven kitchens serving different types of cuisines Sunday brunch at Seven is a grand affair. The exhaustive array of dishes available include everything and anything from woodfired pizzas to imported cold cuts, wok fired noodles as well as authentic appam and stew. To add it all the brunch also includes exclusive champagnes such as Louis Roederer and Bollinger and a mindboggling selection of the best desserts from around the world.
Price:Rs.2100 + tax (without alchohol), Rs. 3900 + tax (with alchohol)
Time: 12:30 pm to 04:00 pm on Sundays.
Telephone: 022 61628000
Address: Palladium Hotel, 462 Tulsi Pipe Rd, Phoenix High Street mall complex, Lower Parel.
For an elegant sophisticated Sunday brunch complete with fresh oysters, smoked salmon, truffle-infused hollandaise, parma ham, beef carpaccio, sushi and endless flutes of Moet & Chandon champagne, Fenix at the Oberoi is the place to be. Divine food and friendly attentive staff make the restaurant an ideal spot for some weekend pampering. Don’t forget to try their heavenly waffles which come accompanied with three tiny jugs of syrup, salted caramel and a rich chocolate sauce. The only complaint you could possibly have would be getting up from the table at the end of the meal!
Price: Rs.4250 + tax.
Time: 12:30 pm to 03:30 pm on Sundays.
Telephone: 022 66326205
Address: Oberoi Hotel, Ground Floor, Nariman Point.