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  • Most people would recommend this place to others
  • Most tried items: Aloo Tikki and mashed onions and makkan
  • Few people mentioned Saturday,

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u can notice dirt on their interior. It spoils the
vfm
Would never recommend anyone to go their.
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Anubhav Taneja

May 27,2015
5.0

BEST PUNJABI FOOD IN MUMBAI

Pratap's dhaba has a great ambiance. One of the best themed restaurants I've visited, staff and servicing is great and above all fantastic food and the paan shot is a must try. The only thing a Punjabi can love after visiting it is his mom's rajma and nothing else. So if you want to make your meal special pratap's dhaba is your stop. A must try place for everyone who lives or visits Mumbai.
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Raj786

April 29,2015
3.8

Perfect Punjabi dinner

This place holds a special place in my heart.With copper glasses, khatais and Punjabi manequins, it gives a perfect Dhaba feel. I generally judge a punjabi restaurant by the Dal they serve, quality of paneer and the flavours of the gravy . Everything was just perfect.The piping hot Jalebi with Rabdi gave it a perfect end along With the Pan Shots. Mukkamar Kanda as complementary which I loved more than the food. A perfect Punjabi dinner!
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Aditi lele

February 19,2015
3.8

too good!!

Amazing food. Superb service. The only place where whatever you order will surprise you! Every dish has a unique taste to die for!! Must go!
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Nitish Sharma

December 30,2014
4.0

Tasty Punjabi food dhaba style

The hallmark of a good restaurent is not great taste but great consistency ( dear lord i sound like a thought of the day quote but nevertheless....)....I have visited Prataps Dhaba thrice ...once in 2007 ,in 2009 and last month and what was amazing was that the taste did not change...nor did the rush and nor did the little things that made the place special. Tucked in a small by lane of oshiwara ,prataps dhaba looks more like a village fair in bhatinda than a restaurent in suburban mumbai. With its traditional lighting and charpais and wooden tables the promoters have done an excellent job of bringing in a rustic feel to the place and at the same time and more importantly not overdoing it . For the past 5 years their menu has been printed on a wooden hand fan (the ones made of cane usually in real life ) . For accompaniments they stilll give you crushed onion with lemon and chat masala. Now this crushed onion is what caught my eye....and let me spend a few lines on it. For those used to eating north indian food with onions ..usually the small vinegar onions are at the top of the list.However in traditional punjab they take a a whole unpeeled onion and crush it between their palms ( for those with limited strength and urbanites such as me, i use a heavy tong and kitchen slab for the same). What this does is that it releases all the onion juices and traps it within the crushed onion. Once you peel the onion what you get a nice squishy onion with all juices intact. Coming back to the dhaba...it is this onion with lovely lemon and chat masala that makes for the perfect accompaniment. Being a veggie i would reccomend two paneer dishes highly....first the starter- the paneer achari tikka which is an excelent deviation to the overkilled paneer tikka with the charcoal flavor. This achari variation combines the smokiness of the bbq as well as the strong flavor of punjabi pickle masala to give a wonderful bite sized delicacy. Also i would highly reccomend the paneer dhaniya adraki as the main dish , simply because the gravy is unlike any . Its not a onion,garlic ,tomato based gravy which tastes the same across dishes but a painstakingly nice mixture of coriander and ginger slow cooked in cream. The combination is unique and hence the taste. The dal in restaurent is slightly below par as i was expecting the dal makhani to be very good....it was good but too much cream spoilt the flavours and made you feel "full" after only a couple of spoonfools. In end there is a wonderful surprise of cold liquified "saunf" or fennel drink which will blow your mind off. For one of the best authentic gravies and north indian food in mumbai i would reccomend prataps dhaba highly.


One more word of advice....order the choley and rice in afternoon...usually and not always as rule these are cooked early in morning and no matter how much you keep them on heat they would tend to harden towards the end of the day. For dinner stick to the paneer and you wont feel disappointed.....
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Web 18

October 14,2014
2.0

Really Great Restaurants.

One of the city's best restaurants I came across this season. Will be planning to visit it again for my birthday bash.
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Food Knight

July 22,2014
3.4

The Dhaba indeed !!!

It was on a "special" occasion that we visited Pratap Da Dhaba. My cousin was introducing her boyfriend to us for the 1st time and it was he who chose this place for the venue. My other cousin, who's her brother, and I, were already playing "protectors" and being all khadoos (= disapproving) about the whole issue and were dissing the BF on our way to meet him, grumbling about him choosing (coz he's a Northie) a North Indian restaurant. The fact that we like North Indian food and this place totally blew us away is a different matter altogether, but we guys enjoyed playing jerks and in making her nervous & literally dread the whole moment :D !!!

The place from outside, for a fleeting moment, resembles a tavern from the Wild West with the name on a wooden plaque and a wooden door. Once you enter inside, you're greeted by this big L-shaped courtyard with many plain wooden tables & cane chairs lined up next to each other. Some tables also had the typical "dhaba cots" instead of the chairs and the walls resembled village walls with Punjabi phrases written on them. Finally, Punjabi-style dressed mannequins complete the whole visual experience. But it being a hot, sultry day, we chose the cool environs of the restaurant over the typical dhaba experience of the courtyard.

We ordered Paneer Malai Tikkay and Chicken Tikka to go with the Jaljeera. The P.M.T was a brilliant choice with perfect seasoning and soft paneer pieces that simply melt in your mouth. The Chicken Tikka fared quite well too on the taste front. Jaljeera, we felt, nicely complemented our choice of starters and rounded off a good beginning to our meal.

Moving on to the Main Course, we all chose different breads- Roti, Naan, Roomali etc and based on the BF's strong recommendation, the Butter Chicken. [By this time, after having had good starters, my cousin & I were already warming up to the guy and decided to let him lead the way with the ordering :D]. We also decided to order Dal Makhani based on a hunch and in the end, what amazing choices they turned out to be. The Butter Chicken is undoubtedly the real deal with an ideally thick, cashewy & buttery gravy containing soft, succulent chicken pieces while the Dal Makhani was creamy and tasted fantastic. We ditched our plan to order some rice and continued with our finger-licking "roti-curry" experience.

The saying that "the best is served for the last" could not have been any truer in our case. The complimentary Paan Shots and Jalebi-Rabri that we ordered turned out to be the icing on the cake, especially the latter. Hot Jalebis dipped in sweet, heavenly (viscous) Rabri... mmm... just simply supercalifragilisticexpialidocious !!! In the end, not only did the food win our hearts (big time !!), but the BF was well set on his way to do the same. [Maybe it was his plan all along, knowing our weakness for good food :P. If yes, sinister, but smart :D !!!]

Verdict :- Highly recommended for some fantastic Punjabi fare. Though on the expensive side, positive VFM considering the excellent taste of food.
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anubhav27

July 18,2014
1.0

Indecent Staff - Pathetic service - Average Food

I used to go to this place 7-8 years back. Thought it would be equally good even today. So went their for a dinner with my wife today. Ordered a shikanji, sweet lassi, chicken tikka, chicken adraki, butter naat etc. The food was average (at max), shikanji and lassi were not at all up to the mark. At last when I swiped my SBI credit card for the bill, I immediately got an sms that the requisite amount has been debited. However, due to certain technical issues their machine was not able to disperse the receipts. I showed them the message however I was virtually abused/forced/manhandled to pay again. As a result we had to pay double the amount for the average food that we ate and above all their rude behaviour acted as a mood spoiler. Would never recommend anyone to go their.
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sankfood15

June 15,2014
3.2

One of the best North Indian restaurants

This place serves really good Punjabi food, i would RECOMMEND their butter chicken which is by the way heavenly. Try their laccha parathas . Apart from the great food they also serve this fried garlic and onions with some special masala which again is very good. You cannot enjoy traditional punjabi cuisine but also the ambience will remind you of a typical Punjabi dhaba if you have even been to one. The cutlery also lives upto the name; you have these heavy thali, glasses, spoons. The service is also prompt .overall I think it’s a must place to visit for Punjabi food lovers
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Anand Jain

March 23,2014
2.8

Needs some pest control done

Nothing ruins an experience more than some cockroaches running about on your table. This was one of my favorite places. Not coming back.
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ankit4000063

March 15,2014
4.0

Awesomee!!

I visited this place with my friends and completely loved the place
When it comes to food, the food was good and food portion was good too
The service was prompt and the staff was courteous
Overall it turned out to be a nice eventful evening for all of us
Looking forward to go visit it again
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Divya Kamra

February 13,2014
3.5

Worth a try!

Had been here for an office dinner last week, and boy what a treat we had!
Being Thursday night, it was full to the brim! Thank God that we had booked in advance. The whole feel of the restaurant is to give you a dhaba feel with statues of people dressed in regional clothes and Punjabi scribbled on the walls.

You will mostly find here families having a good time over a hearty meal. The space is huge, and can accommodate around 100 people at a time. What I think they missed was that waiters were in formal clothes. To give a full dhaba feelins, they could dressed in regional clothes too.. Just a suggestion :)

Now coming to the service and ambiance. So don't go here expecting sophisticated seating and ambiance. The whole feel is rustic and they try and maintain it. The food is served in steel thalis like in dhaba. The service is quick and attentive.

FOOD: Its quite good and likeable. Being an office dinner, had loads to try, so lets go by it one by one!

1. Hara Bhara Kebab: One of the best starters I had there. Make sure you have this, if you are having starters
2. Tandoori aloo: a little spicy to my taste, but done to perfection
3. Tandoori Mushrrom: Had the same taste, but these were more on a softer bite
4. Paneer Tikka: Please try and avoid. Though the paneer was fresh, but it was hell spicy and not very tasty.
5. Dal Makhni: Good taste, and was rich in taste, but the consistency was something it lacked.
6. Kofta(Pratap da dhaba special) : Must must try. soft koftas in palak gravy are just a treat in the mouth!
7. Mix veg: I can make better mix veg at home. Period.
8. Garlic Naan: Too greasy, but well cooked.

and once you are done with dinner , they give you complimentary Paan Shots. For me this was the highlight of the dinner. Simply awesome. Make sure you do not leave before having it. (Ask for more if you can ;) )

In all a hearty dinner, well spent evening and delicious paan shots! :) Do give this place a try, you won't be disappointed.

PS: It is moderate to expensive.
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Deepika786

February 12,2014
5.0

A good place to make some moods upplift its like how a dhaba should be i also loved the food

The dhaba is very authentic the food is truely cherished and i love the place sone starters there were very yummy the paneer is awesome i also liked the atmosphere around makes a nice perfect place for a getaway ..
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Dipen Visaria

February 05,2014
4.5

SUPERB

Enjoyed this Sunday at Pratap's: The Dhaba, Oshiwara. Awesome Dal Makhani & the tate of Fried Garlic with spices on top.. Will visit again end of this FEB to celebrate my best friends birthday :)
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dipeshsonawat

November 30,2013
1.0

the best North Indian food in town.

I have been to this restaurant many times. Have never written a review about it. The food out here is one of the best I have eaten till date. The dal makhani is mind blowing out here. One should especially try out the lassi too. The ambience gives you a perfect feeling of the dhaba which you can't get in the city. I would suggest people who has a taste bud of North Indian food should try this out. It's worth the money. Burrrrp.
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chiragnidhi123

November 29,2013
3.8

nice

basic food.. nyc place.. good for couples .. good ambience.. delicious food.. nyc fondue.. a bit dull place.. need to lighten up d place... basic food.. nyc place.. good for couples .. good ambience.. delicious food.. nyc fondue.. a bit dull place.. need to lighten up d place... basic food.. nyc place.. good for couples .. good ambience.. delicious food.. nyc fondue.. a bit dull place.. need to lighten up d place...
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Santosh Sreedharan

November 27,2013
4.0

Umm Mazaa agaya

SUPERB NORTH INDIAN STYLE INDIAN FOOD, FOR ME IT TOPS URBAN TADKA!
THE BEST DAL MAKHANI IN MUMBAI PLUS THE FRIED GARLIC IS TO DIE FOR!
THE AAM PANNA DRINK IS A MUST TRY!
I'D RECOMMEND SITTING OUTSIDE RATHER THAN INSIDE IN THE A/C SECTION.
HAVE SOME BEERS, FRIED GARLIC, SOME KUKKADS.
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Shantanu Mishra

November 27,2013
3.3

Delicious Food Experience

Really Loved the food over here. Out here Pakoda Kadhi, Paneer Kadhai, Biryani, Sarson Ka saag, Makai di Roti, Lassi, Jalebi....etc are the best food. U will enjoy every moment over here. Its the best restaurant if you want to try Punjabi food.
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Surendra Singh

November 26,2013
4.5

Best Punjabi Food in Mumbai

This place food is to die for. Check Out Daal Makhani with Panner Dhaniya Adraki or Butter Chicken with Butter Naan. Sumptuous !
One of my favourite places in Mumbai.
If you are in Mumbai or Andheri (W), do check out this place and I am 200 % sure you will not be disappointed and remember me all your life.
East or West Dhabha is the Best : )
Bon Appetit !
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party_q

October 15,2013
3.0

Dal makhni with no dal

i was craving some good indian food and despite this place being far from our place, decided to go there because we used to visit this place a lot around two years back and i love their chicken adraki and dal makhni. (Husband wanted to go to a place nearby which serves awesome food). anyway the place was packed but we got a table inside. the place needs some serious renovation. seats and tables were dirty, so were the walls. server had no place to move and they kept bumping into my chair every time. anyway since we drove all the way decided to order. we ordered chicken adraki and dal makhani. just to make sure its the same dish i asked,' chicken adraki has yellow gravy." the server said yes. anyway when we got our order, i saw two yellow coloured dishes, one more brighter than the other. to my surprise the more yellow one was dal makni. now everybody knows a dal makni is not supposed to look like that but what was unbelievable was that there was no dal in dal makhni. it was laden with cream(hence the color). i told the server and he took it away and got it back with maybe 15 morsels of dal instead of the previous 10. disgusting. even chicken was artery clogging, cream laden with 4 small pieces of chicken.
my theory is, we reached late at night around 11:15 and by that time they were running short on dal so they added cream to it. cheating customers like this, not acceptable. from someone who has had authentic dhaba food, which is supposed to be fresh and yummy, i have to say this meal was an insult to dhaba food. wish i had gone to other place.
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pride114

September 12,2013
4.5

balle balle

By far the best punjabi food in town.. the butter chicken is just mind blowing.. and goes perfectly with the butter garlic naan.. the kebabs melt in your mouth and the lassi is thick and TALL.. punjabi meal without alcohol just doesnt flow.. booze is not crazy expensive.. being a oshiwara resident this place comes up top of my list for dinner with friends and home delivery.. the complementary pan shot in the end is classic
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mukuljain83

September 03,2013
4.0

Best Punjabi Food

This place probably offers the best Punjabi food in town. The starters as well as the main course dishes are very good with a special mention of the daal makhani which is loaded with butter (ghee). However the daal makhani here is not something that you should miss. It has some very good offering of Punjabi Food and offers alcohol as well. The place offers a unique dish, viz. Vodka Pani Puri. Even the desserts are very good. It offers one of the best Indian/Punjabi dessert options. The place is set up in a typical dhaba format. An ideal place for an outing with family or friends. Awesome Food, Awesome Ambiance, Very Good Service...
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Anshul Dosi

August 19,2013
5.0

Best Punjabi Food

This is one of the best place to have Punjabi food. All the curries are superb and specially Dal makhni. Ambiance too is good.
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Prakhar

July 30,2013
3.0

greatness is all in the past.

the Dhaba, i first went there in 2005, and been a regular since. but over a period of time the taste has deteriorated. there was a time when we used to spend long hours over beers and kebabs followed by dinner, but now its just kaali dal, tandoori chicken and naan. these three dishes hav been best in this place and are still a great deal. not saying that rest of the food is bad, it just didn't remain as special as these three. and on top of everything, waiters make mistakes while taking order, and serve wrong portions on table.. even after mentioning specific modifications about orders.
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Rishabh Shah

July 27,2013
4.8

brilliant place

Have been to this place twice. its been good so far.It has a dual ambiance, if you sit outside, its a bit crowded and noisy, but when you go inside, it quieter, so its a personal choice.Good north indian /punjabi food.. and it wont hurt your wallet much.
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Shikha Chawla

June 14,2013
4.0

Typical Punjabi fare in typical Punjabi setting!

A fancy Dhaba-like ambiance, coupled with a spacious AC section as well, the place is the moderned version of Dhabas and has a fancy seating outside as well as inside. The food not surprisingly is typical Punjabi fare complete with Butter Chicken, Butter Naans and all! The service is prompt although you're likely to face waiting on a Saturday or a Sunday evening. The place is well priced, complete with Punjabi fare and alcohol too. A good pick, indeed!
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Puja Chakravarty

June 13,2013
2.6

Heavenly Punjabi food

Awesome authentic Punjabi food!! My husband and I have frequented this place a lot during our courtship days. The food here is to-die-for yummy and quite reasonably priced. The decor is pretty neat. We have mostly sat outdoors where you have khatiyas, life-size Punjabi figurines, et al. Love the designs of the menu. Their tandoori chicken and other chicken kebabs are very yummy. Also, the paan shot they serve in the end is great. A total value for money.

On a team lunch, I had suggested coming here and my colleagues were absolutely happy with the choice. This time we sat indoors and Sanjeev Kapoor happened to be sitting at the next table. So you know now how this place really is!

A must try for all food lovers in Mumbai!
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Anaggh Desai

May 16,2013
4.0

Dhaba revisited

I had done a quick basic review some time ago. However, felt not enough justice was done. Saturday, gathering for a impromptu celebration at a friends place, unanimously decided to try out the place again.

Starters:
Paneer malai tikkay – it was a bit kadak,should have been soft melt in the mouth kind; Makai sheekh kabab – very nice, just the right consistency and juicy makai.
Chicken malai tikkay were excellent. They make them with a coating of egg and accompanied by green chutney and onions were just perfect. A must try.

Mains:

Chholey masala – very good masala but extremely oily and the chholey were hard; Aloo gobhi – very nice, just the right masala and the pieces diced medium and not the ‘jungle type’ that restaurants seem to prefer. The find was Methi makai malai – not too sweet, just divine.

Chicken dhania adraki – very nice, soft chicken, marinated well, though the gravy looked and tasted similar to methi makai malai.

The assorted breads – namak ajwain paratha, rumali roti, lachcha & pudhina paratha were pretty nice, though wheat offerings were missing.

Pulao chholey de hare pyaz de was very good, a different unique taste and went extremely well with the boondi raita. Here also there was the hard chholey problem (guess the cook was having an off day on this one or they ran out of chholey)

The free Kheer was well liked, whilst the jalebi though nice in taste was burnt/brown, something I am extremely particular about.

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miralshah

May 14,2013
2.0

Pathetic Dhaba

A shady place with no proper directions to reach. Wanted to celebrate my birthday with some punjabi food, and stumbled upon this place - Well as loud the ambiance is, we were hoping the food would be loud too. Much to our disappointment, this over the top expensive place did not live upto the expectations.

Most of the food we ordered was half cooked or too much of salt, upon protesting the waiter takes the dish back in the kitchen and comes out with the same dish in 2 mins which he took 45 mins to prepare in the first place so God knows what he did there....

NOT Recommended
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Vidyadheesh Upadhye

April 20,2013
4.0

Pet Khush to Dil Khush

No Parking Place and Heavy Crowds on week-ends, hence the long waiting periods are my 2 major complaints against Pratap’s.
For the rest, they have not given me a chance to complain about as yet.

The indoors have a Dhaba like décor with lanterns and matki hanging from the wooden beams overhead. Sitting arrangement is a little low with short chairs. If you sit outside, you have the charpoy but mosquitoes may trouble you. But all this vanishes when the food starts to arrive.

We ordered:
1. Makai Seekh / Paneer Malai Tikke – Soft and Fresh Paneer
2. Fish Amritsari / Chicken Tikka – Amazing Boneless Fish and Very Good Chicken Tikka
3. Dal Makhani / Baigan ka Bharta – Dal is rich and very good, I love Baigan and can have it anytime of the day or night.
4. Chicken Adraki Dhaniya – Nicely marinated and soft meat.
5. Laccha Paratha / Ajwaini Roti – Soft n Nice
6. Jalebi with Rabdi – Yuummmmy

The Pan Shots they offer gives the finishing touch to the meal but I didn't have it because I wanted the taste of the food to linger in my mouth for a bit more.

Service is quick and efficient; the waiters are well behaved and give their suggestions as to the portions of order. Quantity is also good and also priced reasonably; value for money.

If you love North Indian [read: Punjabi cuisine], you visit Pratap’s: The Dhaba.

Ratings:
Ambience – 3.5/5
Food – 4/5
Service – 4/5
Price – 4/5
Overall – 4/5
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Lolas

April 09,2013
4.0

Excellent Dhaba!!!

Have been here with my husband & best friend. The menu is limited so we can choose quickly want we want to have :) We called for chicken which was juicy and tender and had just the right blend of spices. I loved the salad which they provided with their special chat masala and we finished almost 2-3 plates of the salad. The best was their Dal Khichdi. Not to forget they give pan shots complimentary. Total VFM and a place that could be vised over and over again.
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kshewtak

April 09,2013
3.0

good food. unkept interiors

Food is good, but u can notice dirt on their interior. It spoils the mood. Hope they improve on it
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nitin_meh

March 03,2013
4.0

Great food

The interiors are like that of a North Indian dhaba. The food is quite good.The onions they serve are really tasty.One of the famous dishes here is Vodka Pani Puri
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Mayuresh B

January 07,2013
5.0

CHAK DE PRATAP!!!!!!

An amazing place to have a host of Punjabi delicacies. You name it & Pratap will serve you the best. Right in the heart of all Mumbaikars, its a nice place for family get-togethers with me having celebrated a number of occasions like my nephew's naamkaran, birthday parties and lots more. My favourite is Plalak Paneer with Naans n Pineapple Raita. Only problem visiting Pratap is lack of adequate parking space around as its full always and that you have to wait for quite some time to occupy the cosy ambiance and feast on Pratap's lip smacking and stomach filling food. !!!
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biogirl09

December 24,2012
4.0

Yum dhaba food!!

Delicious Food. Sweet bowl of makhan provided! Quick service. Clean place. Complimentary paan shot! Worth a trip!!!
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sc231181

November 24,2012
4.0

Excellent.....

Awesome Food & Ambiance.
A bit expensive, but overall its a good place.
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Kreeti

November 22,2012
5.0

wow!!

This place has already been given THREE Burrp certificates so needless to say its amazing.
i think its the best dabba in andheri.
Its absolutely reasonable for the quantity and quality you get. Between 5 eaters we just had 2 starters, 1 dal, 1 sabji and 4 rotis. you can imagine the quantity. the food is fresh hot and yum. service is quick and friendly.
Its also a nice place to have some drinks and snacks and chill in the open air (especially in the winter)
also unlike other places, with the bill they provide an amazing pan shot.
everyones got to love that.
5 star rating from me
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ruumpali

November 17,2012
3.8

Expensive but tasty

I have tasted almost all dishes of Dhaba and all of them are very tasty. The warm welcome, courteous staff, cozy ambience makes it one of the best North Indian cuisine Restaurants in Mumbai.
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Bhaskar Bardhan

November 15,2012
4.5

Good Punjabi food & nice dinning experience

Pratap's: The Dhaba is an ode, a celebration to the Punjab and its gastronomic delights. It offers a diverse and traditional fare of authentic Punjabi cuisine that is utterly delicious.
We were group of 4 went there to be welcomed by 15 mins waiting as it was weekend busy dinning time. Valet car parking available.(Visited on 4th Aug'12.)

The ambience is theme oriented, the A/c & Non A/c sections have the similar tariff, but we preferred sitting in the open as once you seated, you would be able to appreciate the conceptual restaurant , the seating arrangements, charpoys, country side lanterns, trees, mud painted walls, wells, wooden furnitures and accompanied by courteous attendants for orders.
We ordered Paneer Malai tikkiya, Chicken Dhaniya Adrakhi, Chicken Bawarchi da pasand, and assorted bread.
The food was hot, spicy with perfect blend of aroma and flavor that stirs your senses and satisfy your appetite for good yet authentic punjabi food in mumbai.
Panner was so soft that it just melts in your mouth.:)

Not to forget Jalebi with Rabadi & Hot Gulab Jamun. Complimentary Paan shots was fabulous.

A bit higher side on the pocket but i dont mind splurging on food which is so tasty. Highly recommended!
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Rupesh Shetty

November 14,2012
4.0

my review

a must visit restaurant for variety punjab delicacies and a conceptual ambiance and especially place for chicken eaters as they have a variety which are unique a must try and i recommend sarsoon da murg dish its just so different and tasty and also one must try shikanji drink its very tasty and i like especially they provide the saunf drink at the end of your meal
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vipiz

November 12,2012
5.0

authentic punjabi food

Been there for dinner with family
Ambiance: too good. A typical dhaba kind of set up
Food: We ordered paneer tikka which was so tender and yummy, for the main course we had rajma and paneer kadai wich were fantastic and
for the desserts we had: gulab jamun and jalebis, both of which were good. The place is total VFM.
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ajaygohil23

November 12,2012
2.3

good food mosquitoes complimentary

Food is good for those who like their typical punjabi fare. Sitting outside is a task with all the mosquitoes. Sitting inside it stinks. A place where you could only eat.
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Jatin Lakhani

November 11,2012
5.0

Awesome Food & Good Service

Food is too good
Service is good
A/c's air might blow on you if A/c's face is towards you. Be careful while selecting your table
Ambiance are cool apart of washroom that needed some rework
Valet parking is available so no headache for parking issues
Little heavy on pocket at times but its worth it
I am been for more then 4 times and would keep visiting this place
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Santoshri Singh

November 09,2012
5.0

yum yum yum!

One of the only places whose butter chicken I love! And oh their fried garlic is lip smacking! Not to forget the Dal Makhni and Rice. One would be full after all this but I have a separate stomach for desserts and I gorged on the Jalebi with Rabdi! They also have very nice Indian based Mocktails. Definitely recommended!
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kunalishah16

November 09,2012
3.0

decent dining experience

Had heard a lot about this place. But then decided to try it out finally. We ordered a paneer makhani and dal makhani, both of which were average. We called for their jalebi rabdi. The jalebis were just delicious. Crisp and hot but the rabdi somehow did not appeal to us. Overall a decent dining experience.
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Rahul Saudagar

October 27,2012
3.0

Dhaba Oye..

Last night had planned on a quiet lunch with a cousin & uncle & we decided on this place. The ambience is ok, the A/c & Non A/c sections have the same tariff, but since it was a dhaba, we preferred sitting in the open.
Their munchies which is spiced up onion & roasted Garlic which is also spiced is really good. We have chicken achari kebab for starters which was neat. Main course was not so exciting with the recommended Chicken Dhania Adkraki (yellow gravy) & Chicken Bavarchi Spl.
The best part of the meal, was the betel leaf milk shake which they serve in a gin shot glass. It was simply yummy. You need not tip additionally, as they charge 5% service charges apart from the appropriate service tax. That should take care of the tip.
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Nandini Pai

September 29,2012
5.0

Delicious food, Must Visit!!

Had heard a lot of good reviews of this place from my friends. When I visited, I was satisfied beyond what I had heard. The food is absolutely a delight. The music is apt and ambience not very extravagant, but very very dhabha-like.

Almost anything we tried, leaves behind a lasting impression. The Paneer achari tikka and tandoori chatpate mushrooms left us asking for more. Do not miss their perfect chaas and chura papad. We went all out hogging makke di roti, sarson da saag and rajma chaawal. The naan and ajwain rotis were hot and tasty.
The complimentary paan shots in the end was an icing on the cake.
Next time round we plan to hog in the non-veg fare :)

Must must must try!
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Nitish Sharma

September 11,2012
4.0

For authentic North Indian Food....

The hallmark of a good restaurant is not great taste but great consistency (dear lord i sound like a thought of the day quote but nevertheless) I have visited Pratap's Dhaba thrice, once in 2007, in 2009 and last month and what was amazing was that the taste did not change, nor did the rush and nor did the little things that made the place special. Tucked in a small by-lane of oshiwara, prataps dhaba looks more like a village fair in bhatinda than a restaurant in suburban Mumbai. With its traditional lighting and charpais and wooden tables the promoters have done an excellent job of bringing in a rustic feel to the place and at the same time and more importantly not overdoing it . For the past 5 years their menu has been printed on a wooden hand fan (the ones made of cane usually in real life). For accompaniments they still give you crushed onion with lemon and chat masala. Now this crushed onion is what caught my eye and i need to speak about it. For those used to eating north Indian food with onions. Usually the small vinegar onions are at the top of the list. However in traditional punjab they take a a whole unpeeled onion and crush it between their palms ( for those with limited strength and urbaniites such as me, i use a heavy tong and kitchen slab for the same). What this does is that it releases all the onion juices and traps it within the crushed onion. Once you peel the onion what you get a nice squishy onion with all juices intact. Coming back to the dhaba...it is this onion with lovely lemon and chat masala that makes for the perfect accompaniment. Being a veggie i would recommend two paneer dishes highly. First the starter- the paneer achari tikka which is an excellent deviation to the over killed paneer tikka with the charcoal flavor. This achari variation combines the smokiness of the bbq as well as the strong flavor of punjabi pickle masala to give a wonderful bite sized delicacy. Also i would highly recommend the paneer dhaniya adraki as the main dish, simply because the gravy is unlike any. Its not a onion, garlic, tomato based gravy which tastes the same across dishes but a painstakingly nice mixture of coriander and ginger cooked in cream. The combination is unique and hence the taste. The dal in the restaurant is slightly below par as i was expecting the dal makhani to be very good. It was good but too much cream spoilt the flavor and made me feel "full" after only a couple of spoonfuls. In end there is a wonderful surprise of cold liquefied "saunf" or fennel drink which will blow your mind off. For one of the best authentic gravies and north Indian food in Mumbai i would recommend prataps dhaba highly.


One more word of advice. Order the choley and rice in afternoon. For dinner stick to the paneer and you wont feel disappointed.
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Gauraw Patil

August 25,2012
3.5

Good quality, difficult to find location

The quality of food here is to die for. It has a freshness to it, a somewhat different taste than usual. The lighting and service can be improved a lot though. Finding this location was a huge task for me. I followed the location mentioned on map which was incorrect and I'd be happy if the location is corrected on map.
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MUMBAI BURRPER

August 21,2012
4.8

HUGE QUANTITIES,CHEAP PRICES

starters are decent,main course is also decent,salad-not exceptional,same for the soups,pizza's,taco's
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Anaggh Desai

June 25,2012
4.0

Dhabha kinda food

I had done a quick basic review some time ago. However, felt not enough justice was done. Saturday, gathering for a impromptu celebration at a friends place, unanimously decided to try out the place again. And home delivery it was.

Starters:
Paneer malai tikkay - it was a bit kadak, should have been soft melt in the mouth kind; Makai sheekh kabab - very nice, just the right consistency and juicy makai. (yeah, yeah I know, kebabs cannot be vegetarian)
Chicken malai tikkay were excellent. They make them with a coating of egg and accompanied by green chutney and onions were just perfect. A must try out.

Mains:

Chholey masala - very good masala but extremely oily and the chholey were hard; Aloo gobhi - very nice, just the right masala and the pieces diced medium and not the 'jungle type' that restaurants seem to prefer. The find was Methi makai malai - not too sweet, just divine.

Chicken dhania adraki - very nice, soft chicken, marinated well, though the gravy looked and tasted similar to methi makai malai.

The assorted breads - namak ajwain paratha, rumali roti, lachcha & pudhina paratha were pretty nice, though wheat offerings were missing.

Pulao chholey de hare pyaz de was very good, a different unique taste and went extremely well with the boondi raita. Here also there was the hard chholey problem (guess the cook was having an off day on this one or they ran out of chholey)

The free Kheer was well liked, whilst the jalebi though nice in taste was burnt/brown, something I am extremely particular about.
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sen123

June 21,2012
5.0

wonderful place.

The food served there was really delicious and I loved the way the staff treated us. I am eagerly awaiting for the next such moment to celebrate with my friends and family at this wonderful place.
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wasi.shaikh6

June 13,2012
4.0

Superb quality food !!!

Superb quality food !!!

Punjabi delight, the ambience is superb great and service is too good.

Tried the place 3/4 times. Will surely visit again.
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mildmilind

June 12,2012
3.0

Nice place for some good food

Like the place and although its not so authentic nowadays but who isnt killed by success. They still survived, and still serve good food to eat. Love their Aloo Tikki and mashed onions and makkan (which earlier was free but now charged heavily). Being a Veg person, still get good food to eat and decent service on cards.
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Karan Sharma

June 12,2012
5.0

Best Butter Chicken!!

I dont think i have eaten better butter chicken anywhere! Dont miss it whenever u go here!
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green_goblin

June 11,2012
4.0

Wholesome fare

Went here for lunch. Started with some masala soda and starter - khatti-meethi gobhi. The starter tasted strongly of tomato ketchup and wasn't impressive at all. The complimentary spiced onions and fried garlic however quickly vanished off the table. For mains, we ordered rotis with an amritsari alu. It was rich, flavored and yummy!
The only downside was that it was so filling we had no place for dessert. Would love to go back here, particularly for the fried garlic!
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nimvikas

March 29,2012
4.0

awesome

Excellent food, typical north Indian style, a bit rushy in evening, ever want to enjoy the typical food in north Indian style, just move to this place when it is a bit rainy-drizzling, take a cool drink and enjoy the best food.
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Bimal Shah

March 28,2012
4.3

Almost-authentic dhaba flavors in Mumbai

One of the best places to have a mutthi-kanda, makai roti, sarson da saag and kadhi pakoda. It doesn't get more authentic than this is Mumbai. Perfectly spiced and well-prepared dishes! Highly recommended!
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Ritesh Fernandes

February 20,2012
3.0

Good Place for Punjabi Food

You will get best options available in Punjabi food, they have options to select u seating area ( open or AC), good crowed !!!
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vijaylaxmi

February 02,2012
4.0

Pind like feel

Talk about the feel of the place or the food or the people, its just absolute punjabi. And this coming from a punjabi who has been eating the tadka for 23 years over and over.

The taste is not all that different to be honest, the spices used more or less the same. It is the presentation that is just a plain & simple catch.
I took my clients from London to this food joint and now they know of punjabi cuisine from the taste and flavor they had here.

The food is moderately priced and the tequila like shot in the end is a craving that lasts. The garlic served before the meal is the love of my life.

I guess I heard music too the last time I went, but may be I was just playing some in my head.
if you stay in town or suburbs and traveling to dhabas on the highways is not like an option, then this is where you need to be!!!
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brockraven

January 15,2012
3.8

excellent

worth the money..superb kebabs... must go for a dhabba lovers with the perfect ambiance in the open space
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Harshita

December 23,2011
5.0

Finger licking delicious

This is an evergreen restaurant for me. When we can't think of a new place to go, we come to Pratap - The Dhaba. Food is awesome and so is the service.
Ambience is warm and welcoming, with a nice crowd as well. Though they also serve alcohol, I've never wanted to drink here, the food takes all my attention :)
Veg and non-vegetarians, it's a delight for both. The most popular dish and also the chef's special is Dhaniya adraki Paneer/Chicken.

Well if you want a nice warm place to sit with friends for a casual dinner, this is the place to go. You will enjoy your dinner, surely.
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nitishgera

December 08,2011
3.4

Best Butter Chicken in the suburbs

The title says it all. I have been a regular customer of Dhaba since the past 8 years and they have been consistent in their quality and service.
You wouldn't find more authentic makhni daal and butter chicken anywhere in the suburbs. Add to it, pyaaz "mukka mar ke" and meethi lassi and you'll be forgiven for believing that you are sitting in an actual dhaba somewhere in the middle of Punjab.
The only minor flaw is in their home delivery service which takes as much as 2 hours to deliver to Lokhandwala on a weekend.
But overall, a must try for lovers of good Punjabi/Frontier cuisine.
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FARHAN CHOUGLE

November 29,2011
3.3

Can visit it once

Good food, delicious. we sat in the air-conditioned section. Mosquitoes were feasting on our blood. They were not really very organised. A lot of waiters moving around, so much so that you forget what waiter was serving you a while ago. The waiters are not very proactive. The place gives bad service and has great ambiance.
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deepak chhimwal

November 27,2011
1.0

good food very bad service(home delivery)

Ordered Parcel food from the restaurant where the order taker told me that it would take 1 hour and 15 minutes to which i agreed. finally the food arrived after 1 hour and 30 minutes. Out of the seven items which i had ordered they did not deliver one and had charged me for it. When i called the restaurant up to inquire about the same, they kept on passing the phone from one person to another. i had to hold for atleast 10 minutes when finally someone came over the phone they told me that it would take another 35 - 40 min. They expected to wait for almost a full two hours before i could have my food. I have been ordering food from here for quite some time and there are no complains about the quality of food. They they keep making mistakes and are sure to lose patrons like that.
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kamrakaran

November 06,2011
5.0

AmAzing!!

One Word for this place-Simply Superb!

Ambiance
As you enter the place, the khats and wooden table give you that roadside feeling. Went to the place on sunday without prior booking . The manager welcomed us but said there is place only in smoking area. Never mind..said our mind. As we went through the place, the aroma of freshly cooked rotis was mesmerizing. We became too excited to try out this place.

Service
It was prompt! We quickly placed our orders for the starters. We were just two of us. Both of us non veg lovers!

Food
Starters
The usual -Tandoori chicken. Soft and tender chicken. Roasted to perfection. Tasted amazing with green chutney and lemon on top!5 Star!
Main Course
Chicken Bawarchi di Pasand- Suggested by the person who took our order, it was delightful.
Dal Makhani- What can I say? 6 out of 5 star!!! The colour was not black, but a bit white indicating cream or white butter. The taste was simply awesome. I am in mumbai since 6 years,and I can say this one is the best ever here. Nothing but out of the heaven!!
Naan and Roomali roti to go with it. Wishing our appetite never ended!

Finished the meal with a glass of Sweet Lassi each. And I must say, it was again awesome. We usully get extra thick lassi in mumbai everywhere, but this one was just like my mother makes! :)Loved it!!

The waiter came and asked us about the desserts. I had planned to have jalebi, but was too full to try it! Anyways Next time!!

Price:
Price is moderate. 850 for 2 including all taxes.Looking at the place(oshiwara) and the food,it was worth!Would surely come back here again. Wish I can go back to Andheri West now!!

The DHABHA is ..wait for it....LEGENDARY!:)
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foodie tryingstein

October 02,2011
3.0

Yummmmmmy

Yummm..mmy. Go to this Dhaba and try out their Chawla’s Special chicken. You will not want to stop eating and probably not need a finger bowl as well, if like me you end up licking your fingers clean. When I think about it the taste of that creamy chicken gravy is still lingering in my imagination. I would love to try my hand at making it one day, but don’t worry I don’t I will be able to unleash the mystery behind this Chawla’s special recipe. I think I will have to bribe the chef for that.
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ajay yadav

September 27,2011
5.0

I m loving it..!!

The ambiance is superb. Good hospitality and service. Marvelous cuisine.
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xerxes_burrps

August 18,2011
2.5

Going Downhill

Used to be great a couple of years ago but the last couple of visits over the last 6 months shows the food quality not as great as before and the service deteriorating. Food still tasted good but unfortunately not great as it used to be. One or two pcs in kebab platter burnt, water not served, cold rotis. They need to buck up or shut shop if they continue this way.
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utkarsh.thakare

August 18,2011
3.0

Okayish.. this place is Overyhyped

This place I feel is overhyped and overrated, the service here I find is pathetic and the food aint good either. The Non-veg starters I ordered was chewy and undercooked, the gravies were oily and heavy on stomach....
For all that the prices are steep too.

Ambience: 4/5 (Made up rustic look)
Service: 3/5 (Very Slow and unresponsive)
Food: 3/5 (Oily , undercooked lacks consistency)
Prices: 2/5 (Not worth the price, steep prices)
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nitinlucky

August 13,2011
3.0

Nice place...

Have been to this place 2-3 times. Its been good so far.. both type of ambiance, if u sit outside, its a bit crowded and noisy, but when u go inside, its quieter, so its personal choice.Good north indian /punjabi food and it wont hurt your wallet much :)
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hiteshg682

July 17,2011
5.0

Must Try!!!!!

This is a good dhaba and the food and service are great too.
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hiteshg682

July 17,2011
5.0

Must Try!!!!!

Great place, awesome food, superb ambiance.. Definitely worth a visit.
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Sandy1234

July 16,2011
5.0

my best experience

This is an excellent dhaba with good food and excellent service and amenities and this is one of my best experience and good cuisine wherein I have been in various dhaba.
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amrita

June 30,2011
4.0

love the food desi style

i have been to this place many times...love the menu card which is actually slate kinds the dal makhani is so rich and nice you'll never ever forget the taste...I even love the chicken makahanwala preparation which is always-pick. but the show stealer is the way they serve onions which is not cut but crushed with hands and they add jeeravan and nimbu to it and it is simply awesome! even the fried garlics and served that ways...its quite an economic place..a must try for full vasool khana!
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Anirudh B Balotiaa

May 31,2011
3.3

Could get better.

My previous 2 visits to this Dhaba - close to a year back - was very good...the food was fantastic and so was the entire experience. This time it was mixed.

Firstly the inside AC section is just too cramped up. And considering May summer in Mumbai, sitting outside was definitely out of the question. Inside where a table of 5 would be perfect they have close to 8-9.

Now to food -

We ordered -

Bharwa Aloo - Starter
Dal Makhni
Paneer Tikka Masala
Veg Raita
1 Garlic Naan
1 Roti
1 Laccha Paratha
1 Fresh Lime Soda
1 Jalebi

Total tab- 1108

Starter itself was not upto the mark. It was almost cold. :-(

Food was great...though Garlic Naan was well below average. Hardly roasted and hardly any garlic.

Jalebi was fantastic, thin and crispy! Yummy!

Paan shots as always a welcome drink to end the meal!

Considering the price this place needs a small fix.

Cheers!
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deepak chhimwal

May 30,2011
5.0

best indian food in Mumbai

I am a north indian and have been staying in Mumbai for past 1 year now and what i had missed was the taste of North Indian food, which i discovered at the Pratap's.

I have tried many restaurants like copper chimney, Rajdhani, urban tadka, to name a few but all these lacked in something which is the authenticity of the food.

a chef by profession i can say that the food here is the best best north indian food you can taste in mumbai. Hats off to the chef. Keep it going and keep cooking good food.
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Mridul Tandon

April 29,2011
4.6

dHABA DOWN THE DRAIN

I remember the time when a new place came up in oshiwara called the DHABA that reminded you of punjab The land of hospitality, the freshest food available in road side dhabas just keeps you going gaga about the experience. GONE ARE THE DAYS WHEN THEY MADE YOU FEEL AT HOME, I GUESS MORE THAN THE ATMOSPHERE IT WERE THE PEOPLE WHO BUILT THE PLACE. WITH THE OLD MANAGER LEAVING WHO INSISTED TO TAKE YOUR FEEDBACK BEFORE YOU MADE IT TO THE BILL ARE GONE. OLD STALE FOOD IS ALWYAS THERE TO UPSET YOUR MOOD AND THEN TUMMY!!! THE ATTITUDE OF THE STAFF IS JUST PATHETIC. THEY ARE THE BEST PEOPLE IN MUMBAI TO LET DOWN THE NAME OF PUNJAB.
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Harjinder Rai

April 08,2011
1.0

Over Priced n Donest know What Sarson Ka Saag mean

Ordered sarson ka saag once and it sucked so much that i had to order more food from another place. Tomatoes in Saag? Well, haven't ventured near their menu ever since.
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e.p.cure

March 03,2011
1.0

Yucks!

Totally agree with Jes12. People on the next table did find a roach in their dish & we were appalled at the attitude of the manager...not a single word of apology. ( Onrocks, you were right!) AVOID!
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Gurpratap

February 23,2011
4.8

Good food

I've ordered from them a lot of times and their food is great. I haven't been to the place so I can't comment on the ambience and service but if you want to dine at home and are too lazy to cook, they are the people you should call. They deserve 5/5 for food but I'll give them 4 stars because I feel that a few items on their menu are overpriced.
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jasssi007

February 12,2011
5.0

awsome..!

Very nice place. Conveniently located. Tasty food. Clean and hygienic place, great space and hot food served on delivery as well. Also moderately priced. a must visit for all the punjabis.
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tanu014

January 28,2011
4.0

Nice Food

Pratap da dhaba is suggested by one of my friend so tried this place on republic day. Ambiance was like any road side dhaba (outside). We just ordered main course as i was very hungry to try their specialty we ordered dhaniya adarki kukkad which was yummy and the best thing i liked was after finishing our meal they served us some green milk sort of thing having pan flavour in tequila shorts glasses. Good food on the overall. A must visit.
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jes12

January 23,2011
1.0

cockroach on the table

I went with a friend as he was insisting on this place. Had been here years back, it was ok.
BUT this time,there was a cockroach on my table running around. My friend killed it with the tissue and told the manager but all that the manager said was that 'kar sakte hai sir?'

DO you think that the name can do all the needful? The food needs to be hygienic with quality as well. The chicken was shredded into large chunks but quality of the jeera rice was terribly bad.
Haven't been to any restaurant serving such low quality of food at exorbitant rates for it.
Would never recommend anyone to go there.TOTAL DAMAGE OF MONEY
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Menaka Neotia

January 17,2011
4.3

Butter Chicken wat else

Closest to dilli ka butter chicken, but we usually order the roti's, naan, etc from somewhere else, its too expensive.
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upcomingbabaji

January 06,2011
5.0

DONT NEED 2 SAY MUCH

The food is finger licking good, the ambiance, the service and everything else is perfect, their tandoori KUKKAD is to die for, the biryani, the butter chicken and the different rotis are a must try for all, their lassi and chaas is simply superb. I LOVE THE FOOD HERE.
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foodie2011

January 02,2011
5.0

Good food!!

I would frequent this place like crazy a few years back.
Visited Dhaba a few weeks back, after more than 2 years,, and Wow!! the food still tastes the same.
Yummy food, would highly recommend the egg dal. Havent had that anywhere else
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preetitwinky

December 08,2010
4.5

Thumbs up

i have been to this place umpteen times, and i love it. awesome food, awesome service.
the sarson ka saag and makki ki roti is to die for. awesome, have it everytime i am there.
the atmosphere is awesum too.
the service is great, the owner actually meets us evertime we go there. and he is a sweet person.

food- 4/5
service- 5/5
atmosphere- 5/5
u have to visit this place.
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onrocks

December 02,2010
2.0

Shit Service !!!! But Good food...

Most of my friends like this joint, the food is the closest possible to Authentic North Indian Cuisine.

Unfortunately, the service & the staff has zero training on hospitality. Even the managers are very rude & arrogant.

I'd gone on a weekend with 3 of my friends, the place was 1/2 empty - only the entrance tables were occupied. We wanted to sit comfortable since e had a few bags on us. We asked for a for a specific table that was empty, but was for 6 people. First the waiter refused, that they were not allowed to give it to us. We could see 4 people sitting on a table for 6.

Then came the order taker (sub manager) - Even he refused saying we only give to 6 people even if it is empty. We said, either you give us the table or we leave.

He then spoke to his head manager (some Mr Shaqeel) usually seen in a white shirt & red tie & came back to offer us a secluded table @ end of restaurant. Having less choice & being really hungry we took it.

Minutes after we sat, they offered the same table to a group of foreigners (4 ppl @ table of 6) - On being asked why the distinction ? He asked us not hold him responsible for it. We asked to speak to the head. But No one came up & the waiters served with bit of arrogance.

The food was definitely nice - it was the only good part of our visit. But we are definitely not visiting this place anymore for the service offered. Rather order a take-away because we like the food.
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artimisquitta

November 19,2010
1.0

Yummily delicious

Superb Dal Makhani, Amzing Lachcha Paratha, Creamy chhas... OMG i think everything is just TASTY raised to infinity here.
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Shahid Hussain

November 10,2010
4.0

Think of Punjabi Food Think of this Place

Hey Guys...
This place serves awesome Punjabi food - both veg and non-veg is delicious.

Whenever we feel like having punjabi food out, we think of this place for sure.

Not very expensive. Seating is typical north indian dhaba type in the outside section with khatiya and charpayi. For those we want AC, they have inside section. I prefer outside as it gives a nice dhaba feel.

Overall gr8 experience , tasty food, decently priced. I love it
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R.P.Patel

November 06,2010
5.0

An unique experience

Where do I begin.
I've become a fan of this place in the fastest time ever.

Service: Awesome | Food: Awesome

But don't take my word alone, check this place out for yourself :)
Go! Go!! Go!!!
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Kapish Goyal

October 04,2010
2.8

Amazing food but not on weekends

Recently been to pratap's but the service is really awful on weekends.I recommend people to go any day except weekends.The rumali roti was soaked in butter and when i told the waiter to change it he told me its like this only. I liked the food few weeks back which was on Wednesday but please don't visit this place on weekends
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shaurya2512

October 04,2010
4.0

wah kya 'shot' hai sirji

Prataps the Dhaba was the first restaurant to introduce the vodka pani puri shots and now the pan shots which is just simply out of the world. Just one word to describe the restaurant that it is not just simply punjabi but simply the best, must visit.
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Priyanka Pandit

September 27,2010
1.8

Good going Bad

I ordered from the Dhaba just this last week and was up-hauled at the deteriorated quality of food. The Butter Chicken was way overpriced for the quantity and even the quality had gone bad. The chicken they used was thigh boneless pieces that don't cook well. The gravy was only tomato based with next to no spices and no flavors at all. With the basic of Punjabi Food going low I doubt that they can continue to be so proud of their Punjabi Cuisine Chain.
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sankalp15

September 01,2010
4.0

BEST PUNJABI FOOD

the DHABA is so far the best restaurant for punjabi food ..they have a large variety of authentic punjabi delicacies. i have been there a couple of times and every time it just keeps gettin better...not only the food is excellent but the service is great too..And for such good quality and variety its moderately priced . .so people if authentic punjabi food is what ur craving for ThE DHABA is the place.. .. P.S ..they also have a large variety of desserts ...
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A_connoisseur

September 01,2010
4.0

Good Place..Good Food

This is a great place to drop in with a bunch of friends for lunch or dinner.I simply love the sarson da saag served here.. The dal makhani I felt was toooo creamy and could be better.

Surely worth a try
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Anant Sharma

August 17,2010
4.0

Yummy delicious food

Eat with my friends at this hip and classy hotel, where we enjoyed the buffet which was delicious. The food was tasty and the ambiance of jungle was thoroughly refreshing. A place we would like to go again and again. A must try.
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aayush93

August 16,2010
5.0

Pure Punjabi..Best Punjabi

loveellyy foodd...dal makhani..rotti...pannerr

sarso da saag aahaa...n d pan shots r d best Part :)
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Nilesh Prajapati

August 06,2010
4.0

Pratap's The Dhada

I have been to Pratap's The Dhada Restaurant and it was a tasteful journey to my pleasure.
There I tried various nonveg items along with my office colleagues.
We ordered dabba ghost, chicken peshawari, chickken makhanwala, chicken ginger,
crispy chicken along with nan-paratha, tandoori roti, chicken fried rice, and of course chicken tandoori as a starter.
It was of course a tasty treat along with my friends, which worth and gives an extreme pleasure.
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piyush chauhan

July 30,2010
5.0

awesome food

Been there couple of days ago with my pals. Must say that the food was awesome, excellent quality food, good ambiance.
Even though I am Gujju I had the punjabi kadi-chawal - the best i have had ever.
THOUGH THE experience was excellent on the whole, one of the waiters did peeve me off a bit.

Suggest a try for people who have not been here.
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Richa Kumar

July 19,2010
4.3

Mazaa Aa Gaya !!!

Kalmi Kebab were Delicious. The Chicken in the main course was awesome. And so were the Paan shots(or thandai) served at the end. I liked the ambiance of the place. Pleases the taste-buds totally :)

Their AC section is very noisy and over hauls the sound of music.

The Waiters look a little confused and you will find them running here and there taking orders.

Normally this place is packed , so call n make reservations. As in all possibility , you will have to wait for a table, and there are no shades in the waiting area. An obvious concern during Monsoons.

I m definitely coming back for more!!!
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discoinferno

June 07,2010
1.0

just a bad day

I had a bad experince in lunch at masala mantra so planned dinner at prataps. I have visited this place earlier many times but since couple of times i have noticed the food is ok. Tehy have increased the prices and the food quality has started to deteriorate. I fail to understand why owners increase pricing and lower the quality. The food was very bad for the owner PLS LOOK INTO YOUR QULITY N HYGEIN
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anselagonzi

May 31,2010
2.8

Paisa vasool-NOT!

Good food but whats with the shrinking portions and increasing prices!
Alright the accompaniments have increased -more chatpata onions,garlic and in the end some cool minty drink. However it doesn't compensate for the really small quantities.
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aditya.s

May 21,2010
2.5

Varying quality of food

I have been to this place thrice in the last two months and was not satisfied with the food on two occasions. On my first visit, I wanted to have mushroom masala (which was not even on the menu) but they said they would prepare it & it was excellent! The daal tadka is recommended too! Lassi is not to be missed... And, they give you something to drink at the end of the meal (something that takes like paan). That is superb!!! :) Overall, this place is definitely worth trying out! But I'm a little skeptical about trying out new things here...
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jaskiratsingh

April 17,2010
5.0

great people and great place

Great food. Wonderful service. Most courteous staff. All thanks to the decent manager and the owners who strive hard to maintain customer loyalty.
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bagarwal2010

April 08,2010
3.5

Minimalist menu ...decent food most of the time…

If we are talking about a complete experience then the ambiance is pretty good and gives a feel of a dhaba, service ware too, music is non- existent, seating is comfortable...Amuse bouche; fried masala garlic and salad, drinks,and service. Don't go there on a Saturday night. Food is decent most of the time although I feel variety is missing. Overall 3 out of 5..!
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Isheta Mishra

March 31,2010
4.0

Very decent, good food

The place is catching up in the vicinity, the food is good.I am a veggie so not sure abt non veg stuff.Lassi was averge though.But the overall experience for a dinner with family was good and upto the expectations.Can be definitely tried.
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Beryl Menezes

March 07,2010
1.0

Dhaba my foot!

I don't know whether Pratap's reached its tipping point a week ago, or whether it was having weekend blues, but for once the much-hyped 'wild-dining' spot in Oshiwara wasn't crowded on a Saturday night, and yet that didn't seem to deter the cooks from abysmal service and terrible food.
The butter chicken was almost white....way too much malai while the dal malhani had big pieces of khopra in it. So much for 'asli punjabi food'. The chicken tikka masala had green chillies to spice it up, and in a week, the prices have shot up to double!
we did not have the stomach or the patience for dessert and frankly the only saving grace was the sauf-shakkar at the end possibly cause it came from outside the restaurants premises.

Beryl Menezes, Andheri-E
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ayshwarya

January 03,2010
1.0

Dhaba Culinary Fact

I visited The Dhaba at Oshiwara and was highly disheartened. Dhaba culture got its colour from sanjah chulla( community kitchen), centring round the clay oven ( tandoor), became the essential life support system of the immigrants. With passage of time the tandoori style of cooking would radiate like spokes from the hub and engulf the entire in its warm glow. Hole in the wall outlets in earthen huts thatched roofs mushroomed across the nation from punjab to Lahore, it became synonymous with ‘great value for money , just like mom’s home cooked, lip smacking, nourishing fare. Unfortunately The Dhaba at Oshiwara does not carry correct flavour of dhaba culinary, they are adulterated, abused disrespected the cuisine. It’s a humble request to The Dhaba people, stop fooling people with such a horrible waste of food and money. Culinary knowledge among new generation is quite evolved and you just fool us. Wake up before its too late. Please change your shabby looking manager with long curly hair and popping-out ponch, he will shorten your dhaba life cycle.
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drchitramayekar

December 31,2009
3.0

good place

Liked the place and food. Something different from the usual. I have become a regular there. The taste is very good.
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acidelia

December 28,2009
1.0

Highly overrated is an understatement

The utensils stink like they need proper washing, the traditional uniform worn by the waiters is torn and needs cleaning, the upholstery has curry stains. Perfect setting for a dhaba you say ? Not really, the biggest disappointment is yet to come. The food. El grub. Here is what we had-:
Vodka Puri: Complete waste of alcohol & pani puri.
Chicken dhaniya adraki : Neither adraki, nor a tint of dhaniya
Chole Palak: Kacche chole...
mirchi parantha: nice. some redeeming qualities.
Missi/ajwain Roti: chewy

Total damages: 1500 /- & a lot of heartburn
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Jay

December 20,2009
3.0

Just another Dhaba.....althogh a gudd 1..

Authentic punjabi food ? I doubt. When did biryani become punjabi ????
The ambiance is pretty good. They have done a good job try to make it as close to as a punjabi dhaba. The seating is very good. Both the outside and inside.
Apart from waeer dripping off the AC which when complained about the waiter asked us to shift a lill bit n adjust.

Food
the food was yummy, although not at all authentic. But no complaints. The portion of food was large though.
the smashed onions which they serve are simply awesome.
I could just have eaten that.

price:
All the food was priced pretty reasonably. Just that u have to order raita separately when you order biryani. The starters range from 140-200 and veggies from 170-250.
Nimbu pani was a whopping 54 Rs. Biryanis were from 144-174 Rs

MENU
Was there even one? A small 2 paged menu with nothing special on it. Menu was pathetic.

A good place. The waiters still have to improve their service, food was good.
3.5 stars on 5.
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rashmi sahay

October 28,2009
3.8

good food

have been a very regular here,love their dhaniya adraki chkn,one of my fav, they need to put in some new dishes nw gettin boared of the same stuff since its existence
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cheetah

September 22,2009
4.4

decent

have been to this place a million times, i dnt remember when was d last time they revised their menu.
nodoubt d food is good but its been like years...... that they have d same stuff ya
U HAVE TO KEEP UP WITH THE TRENDS YA, BRING SOME CHANGES IN FOOD,,,U CANT SURVIVE D COMPETITION
WAKE UPP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Dany Coutinho

September 09,2009
3.0

Not done Boss....

Been hearing a lot about this place. And when i reach there finally, Pratap Da Dhaba does not live up to its expectations.
No doubt the ambiance was good - dim lights, netted seating, a village background, the glasses and plates.
Now coming to the main part - The Food.
Firstly service was a little slow - i mean i had to wait for at least 10 mins before i actually got the menu and that to on a weekday.
The food was average. I mean i can get better stuff elsewhere - i'd say the Pratap da Dhaba near the Ghodbunder Road is much better.
The dessert was really good either - had a few options to choose from - jalebi, rabri and kheer, that's it. The jalebi wasn't all that great just made hot n served and the rabri too wasn't great - i actually left it.

My saying there are better food joints in Oshiwara than this place.
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Aayush Chokhani

June 09,2009
4.0

Great Indian Food

With the name of Dhaba comes only a restaurant which has a dhaba theme - but the food is not too different as well.

The ambience of the restaurant is good. The tables and chairs are the ones that we see in typical Dhabas. Some tables also have the "khaat" instead of the chairs which gives you a nice place to stretch your legs after a hectic day. The dinner plate and glasses are copper coated (steel with copper coat - i presume). Service and staff are good as well. If you are a group of more than 6 try the table on the right of the entry.

The food here is really amazing, specially the sarson da saag and daal makhani. The Jal Jeera and Masala Soda are great drinks to start, accompany or end....! Hey did you notice that the prices of most items on the menu add upto 9??? Numerology eh!

Its best to visit this place in winters as its too hot in the summers though adequate arrangements of fans is made. The AC section is fine but on a couple of occasions I saw cockroaches and silver fishes on the walls - so I stopped going to the ac section.

Its better to arrive here a little early as the place is full and the wait time is more than 30 mins even on weekdays.
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Shally Dhar

June 05,2009
5.0

pratap : D Dabha

This place serves amazing - really amazing food - veg non-veg everything on their menu card is worth trying

last time i had makkai ke roti and sarso ka saag and that layer of malai, only imagining about the food makes me drool. My tummy was full but heart was yearning for more.
Ask for their special "lasoon ka starter"

It was a nice experience visiting that place. And i will rate it as 10/5 in food quality and quantity. It is totally worth the value of money

Seating arrangement is cool but the khatsbenches are really untidy - (layer of dust on them)

It is tagged as one of my favorite hangout places
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gagankalra

April 15,2009
2.5

not that Punjabi

Coming from ludhiana. Well i expect my food to be authentic punjabi. And went to this place with great expectations as i had heard a lot about it. Well, the only thing punjabi about this place seems to be the effort to recreate the experience. Food was ok but not that great. The main course and dessert options are limited. However, they have an elaborate drinks menu (true punjabi style, although the pricing for drinks is high). Burnt my pocket with 800 bucks for two of us. Well if you wanna try this place. Show up early like 8-8:30 as the average wait after that is something like 30 mins to an hour.
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Pradosh

November 17,2008
4.3

Come here for the flavors ...

There are a lot of joints around town which serve 'North Indian' food - which invariably means Punjabi. So much so, that most of the items on the menu are generic items which you must have seen at a lot of places around the city
However, its the flavoring which sets this place apart. Each item has one dominant flavor in the food, and is refreshingly different from the other 'north indian' joints. For example, the achari paneer tikka has a strong lemon taste apart from the achar taste, which sets it apart and makes it ... well, delicious !!!
Similarly, one of the chicken starters, forgot the exact name, had a strong garlic flavor (probably not everyone appreciates that) but it made the dish so much more interesting and definitely yummy.
However, only the food earns this place a 4 out of 5 - otherwise, it is a little too crowded for liking!! Tables are right next to each other and there is hardly any walking space available. Private conversation is impossible.
Booze is quite costly here and there are just FOUR tables in the A/C section compared to some 24 outside. So unless you are there during the somewhat comfortable winter months, be prepared to sweat away throughout your dinner ...
Also, there is usually a huge rush on weekends as big families turn up and waiting can extend to an hour.

Inspite of so many negatives, I'm still giving it a 4 - just because each and every item that we ordered was so darn good !! So if you are looking for some excellent punjabi fare, try it out and you wouldnt be disappointed.
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Khushboo

September 16,2008
4.5

Changa Changa Khana

This Punjabi place is full of Punjabi environment with staff greeting and welcoming us in Punjabi language.The starters of alloo and corn were not that great but the main course(dal makhani and dhaba special kofta with lachha paratha) was delicious. The service was not that great. Overall it was a good experience of having a Punjabi dinner with the family after a very long time.
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Kunal Jain

September 15,2008
4.0

Finger Licking Food

Hunt for an Authentic Punjabi Food finally came to an end after having dinner here. Went to this place on Saturday night and luckily we got seats. They tried to represent themselves look like a Dhabha but its not up to the mark. Menu is in the shape of a Hand Fan with limited options.
Talking about food we started with Bharwan Aloo, Dahi Bhalla and Corn seekh kabab and in the main course we ordered Daal Makhan Wala (Daal Makhni) and Kofta - Partap's Special (as written in the Menu) and in Chapatis we ordered Pudina Parantha, Missi Roti and Tandoori Roti.
Food is really tasty and finger-licking. Damage to wallet for 5 people is Rs.1300/- without drinks. I will definitely go to this place next time.
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mayur28

August 29,2008
4.3

Food is good.... valet is pathetic

Arrived at the restaurant and the valet instructed me to park the car ahead even before my friends could get off. Rather than taking the car themselves they directed me what to do.

Then go a table inside "air conditioned area", the ceiling was leaking all the while. Waiters could not do much but sympathize.

Food was prompt to come and good to taste. That was the only high point.

The bill came before the finger bowls and we were expected to share one finger bowl between 4 people.

So if you wanna go there better be the only place left in Mumbai to go and would suggest taking an auto.
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N B

May 23,2008
4.3

Legit Punjabi food...a hard find!

Great Punjabi food at great prices...bad valet though!

The ambiance needs a lot of work, I mean they tried to represent a true Dhaba but it shouldnt be at the cost of my comfort. Anyway, the food was great, absolutely flawless punjabi food with fresh breads. We also ordered the Jalebi's at the end, and I have to say that these were the best Jalebi's I have ever had, they are thin, crispy, hot, and not that sweet, just perfect.

The valet took about half hour to get our car so that ruined the entire experience, but I would definitely recommend this place for the food. Get it delivered if you have to!
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Anaggh Desai

April 25,2008
4.0

Pratap

Tried it out for guests over from Gujarat. The butter chicken & hariyali chicken was just right, with definitely different, color & taste to both. The rotis were delivered hot & biryani was also pretty good. Definitely on my list of using it more.
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seasonss

November 19,2007
5.0

Dhaba

A dhaba in the middle of a busy mumbai!! This place gives you not only the food but also the look and feel of a dhaba! You can opt to sit in an air conditioned normal restaurant looking type area inside or outside in a covered area on a char pai :)
The place is packed on weekend nights.
The service is good but I have usually gone only for dinner, once when I went for lunch they were really slow. Maybe because there are few people during lunch and it seemed like they cooked our dish from scratch.

Never the less the food is absolutely amazing. Also for those who like aam panna, you should try theirs!

MUST try - I am sure you will want to go back.
Oh and sometimes they have bhangra there :) I don't know if they have discontinued it due to lack of space.
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Nishant Singh

October 30,2007
4.0

Opps what happened to this place!

I was here on Sunday hoping my friend would give a birthday treat but he didn't.
Anyways I'll get straight to what we ordered.

Starters - Reshmi Kabab and some Paneer dish (Excellent both of them)
Lassi - not as great as what I had in Grill Cottage and the quantity was almost half of the half glass lassi there!! A big disappointment :(
Main Course - Chawla's special. (didn't want to order a special but my friend insisted so we did) Now this was a big big big let down! The gravy sucked, and was too thin, almost watery!
The chicken pieces were nice and juicy though (must be the water that seeped into them).
We also ordered a Paneer dish which was way better!! We almost finished that dish first before even starting with the special and to say we we were all carnivores (Except for one)!!
We had rotis and didn't order any rice.

The food was good overall but it was pretty costly too, came to 1.2k for 4 of us!! There are a lot more places where you can get better food and its a lot cheaper too.
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Peter Parker

May 08,2007
3.3

take-away was very average

The take-away at Pratap's, which normally rocks for sit-in dining, was very disappointing. The flavour receded back to the same old creamy, uninteresting Mughlai-type dishes, overladen with butter, cream and not enough spices. That home-style cooking we are all so fond of and expect of Pratap's was totally missing. I am starting to wonder if the take-away kitchen is separate to relieve stress on the dine-in dinners.

Lesson learned: do not order Pratap's for take-away. Strictly a dine-in place.
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Nandita

April 30,2007
3.0

Good food, pathetic service

After having read the previous 4 reviews on this eatery, I must say that you'll find me differing a great deal. Probably because, the earlier reviews are 4 months old, and my story is as recent as last night.

8 of us landed there in the hope of a good meal to end the weekend. Like most other businesses, they do not accept bookings on weekends which translates to a minimum half hour wait. We landed there at 9.15 pm and got in by 9.45 pm.

The lac-bangle maker at the entrance is a good way to pass your time while you wait.

The ambience is one of those typical dhabha theme ones, with stuff hanging from here and there, strong smell of incense in the air, and general chaos around.

We ordered for some chaas, jaljeera, panna sodey naal (mango panna with jaljeera masala and soda), pepsi and a beer. They conveniently forgot the pepsi as they didn't have it and had to be reminded SEVERAL times, when the waiter (more to come about this guy with a bad attitude problem) conveniently assumed that a thumbs up could be substituted.

The starters consisted of two chicken dishes, one seekh kabab and one khatti meethi aloo gobhi. The seekh was deliciously done, while I wouldn't really recommend the latter because it tasted like an Indo Chinese dish of dubious origins, and whatever the origins were, what was this doing in a Punjabi Dhaba is something I can't figure out.

We had ordered the main course even before the starters arrived and it was simple stuff. Makke di rotis, garlic naans were the breads ordered and the sides were Sarson ka saag (but obvious), Paalak Chole, Adraki Chicken in gravy, Prawns in red gravy.

Now's when the trouble started. We were happily chatting for almost 30 minutes when we realised the main course didn't show any signs of arriving. That's when we asked the concerned waiter, and he said 2 minutes. 15 more minutes passed and the two minutes never got over. My usually super-composed better half totally lost it and shouted out for the waiter who was now avoiding our table. The waiter instead of being apologetic was grinding his teeth looking at us. This is something that really pi**ed us off. Since we were seated exactly opposite the kitchen door, we could see some three waiters along with the manager almost coming to blows behind the glass. FIguring out that something was terribly wrong, we decided to talk to the manager and one of us, called the manager out loud, saying don't "Two minute us anymore".

We could see several impatient tables around us too, and no one was being served on time. All of us asking to see the manager, finally led to the owner coming to our table and assuring that we'll be served immediately. I must give due appreciation for the willingness of the owner to step into a messy situation and pacify the guests for the mistakes committed by his staff. It is ofcourse his duty to do so, but we do appreciate it.

The main course was all delicious. The sarson ka saag is a must have, the rotis were fresh. The palak chole was a wrong choice, because that too had a saag knd of gravy. Im told the adraki chicken was very delicious, especially the gravy that it came in, so if you are a non-vegetarian you probably want to order this on your visit to this place. The prawns were good too.

There was more to come though! One of the waiters dropped a heavy glassware on our friend's head, splashing buttermilk over him (No sorry here, mind you) and another one hit our other lady friend's head with his elbow. Deliberate or simply a case of overworked and underpaid, we do not know.

The fingerbowls came in, but most of the saucers on which the bowls were placed had gravy sticking to them....which means they were using same unwashed finger bowls from the last batch, which brings up serious questions about the hygiene polocy they follow.

The bill came to Rs.2242 for 8 people and needless to say, we left no tip for the inhospitable, go-to-hell attitude, and hey we are big tippers otherwise!!!

Sorry, there's more to come. The valet parking was terribly disorganized, with each car taking a minimum of ten minutes to be fetched.



My rating split up would be:

Ambience - 3/5
Menu spread - 4/5
Food - 4/5
Service - 1/5

WIll i go there again - No way, unless someone else reports to me that their service has improved.

Probably not even then, because seeing that said waiter's face would probably remind me of the terrible experience that yesterday was.

Summary -

Pratap's Dhaba seems to be a classic case of success going to their head. They have good chefs doling out tasty food, but if their service remains like this, I cannot see which sane person would go back there to eat, especially with the whole of Link Road being flooded with restaurants, and ofcourse we have Firangi Dhaba to check out next in the vicinity. I'm told their staff is better trained, but I have to experience it to believe it.
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Aniruddh Chaturvedi - Burrp User

Aniruddh Chaturvedi

January 29,2007
5.0

Rocking!!

The Dhaba is like a typical Punjabi-style dhaba which is owned by my friend ;). They use typical punjabi masalas and the decor is set in a typical punjabi-village style. The food is scrumptous, to say the least. My friend has given me a lot of treats there. :D

You should try the butter chicken and the bharwan aloo. The menu is in the shape of a fan, which is really innovate but tough to hold. You know what, if you are a non-vegetarian or a vegetarian, just close your eyes and randomly choose a dish. It's bound to be goooood! It is famed for it's vodka pani puri shots.. My dad tried them, and he really liked it..

The minus point is that they should change the napkins.. They have really been overused.

Overall, this place is realy good and affordable. We had dinner there many times, and the bill came upto Rs. 1100 for 5. Now thats real good!
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sunrock - Burrp User

sunrock

January 29,2007
5.0

khana both swad hega!

This place rocks. Had dinner there with a few friends and the food was sooo good. Service was also solid, and ambience was nice (outdoor seating).
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Bobby John

December 02,2006
5.0

Kool Place

The food and ambience here is really cool, as described in the name! Their specialty: Vodka Panipuri - don't miss it!
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Bhavya Kaushik - Burrp User

Bhavya Kaushik

August 17,2012
5.0

Best Punjabi Food in Mumbai !!

Must try Paneer tikka and Jalebi-Rabri !! Awesome food !!
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rashmi55 - Burrp User

rashmi55

January 25,2012
5.0

WoW...!!!!

Good punjabi food. The ambiance is superb.
Loving it.
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