As the first shower of the season hits the ground, as it leaves a trail on the window, the earth cools and petrichor takes over, it's a lovely weather to gorge on piping hot food. Doesn't the idea sound lovely? We've made a list season specials across the city so you can make the most of this monsoon.
Garde Manger Cafe, Vile Parle
Broken Wheat Risotto at Garde Manger Cafe
Your monsoon blues will vanish once you savour some new delights at Garde Manger Cafe. It consists of some lovely soups, appetisers, and desserts. If you just want a quick bite, we'd suggest you grab the Corn on the Cob in various delicious butters such as peri peri and lime or an Exotic Veggie Satay.
Golden Lentil Dumpling at Blanco
As the rains enrich the soil and bless us with an all new cool, let's bring in the season with hearty eats at Blanco. They have a range of Gyros, fritters, and much more!
Mirchi & Mime, Powai
Soups keep you warm and cozy and in this season what more could one wish for other than a bowl of delicious soup? Mirchi
and Mime has a great new menu for the season that offers Kaffir Rasam, Kashmiri Nall Shorba and much more!
The Fatty Bao, Lower Parel
Black Ramen at The Fatty Bao
If summers are synonymous with popsicles, monsoons are with soups and ramen bowls. Slurp up a big bowl of noodles dunked in a rich, delicious broth generously garnished with meats, spring onions and a plethora of toppings, spiked with a dash of chilly oil.
Turban Tales, Powai
Chicken Vada at Turban Tales
Pakoras and chai, while it pours, is passe, try the new menu at Turban Tales that celebrates the season. It's replete with eats such as piping hot Angrezan Da Pakodas, Rassa Aaloo Khasta Kachori, Gajar Dhaniya Shorba and much more!
Dim Sum Festival at Shiro
With the rains fogging up the windows, all we need is a plateful of comforting dim sums, don't we? You're in for a feast at Shiro at their Dim Sum Festival. Spicy Broccoli and Waterchestnut Dumplings, Hoisin Duck Dumplings, Edamame and Truffle Dumpling amongst others on offer!
Razzberry Rhinoceros, Juhu
Curried Lamb Meat balls at Razzberry Rhinoceros
has already set in. Its time to step out and make the most of the weather with some comforting eats and if you ask us what makes it better, we'd say views of the beach which adds to a perfect setting. In their special monsoon menu,
Razzberry Rhinoceros offers a with some delicious appetizers such as Corn Fried OMG Mushrooms Curried lamb meat balls and Baked Nachos Mexicana and limited edition cocktails.
Braised Pork Belly with Truffle Sauce and Mantao at Hakkasan
The rains have finally arrived and Hakka
san's monsoon specials are a perfect antidote to the gloomy, dull days. The delicious food on offer is an array of hard to resist dishes such as Braised Pork Belly, Edamame Egg Fried Rice and a lot more!
Wrapped - Four Pints by Sheraton, Navi Mumbai
Paneer Pakodas at Wrapped, Four Points by Sheraton
When a cluster of dark clouds covers the sky, lightening flaunts its electric silver hue and thunder grumbles at its best, we know whats coming next - pouring rains. A hot cup of tea or coffee and comforting food is exactly what everyone craves with these monsoon showers as theres nothing better to get you all warmed up.
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