Budget dinner options this Valentine’s Day
No matter what your budget is, there's a number of options to choose from on February 14 in Mumbai. Check out some of the best deals under different budgets.
Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and if you haven’t made any plans yet, there is still plenty you can do. Here is a list of restaurant events you should head to for a great dinner experience this February 14. There’s something for every budget you might have this Valentine’s.
Up to Rs1,000
So, you don’t have the time or energy to head out for Valentine’s Day dinner, but that doesn’t mean you don’t celebrate with some great food. Order in with Lotus Blossom as they have a great meal offer for two on the Valentine weekend. Spend a cosy evening with your loved one with a menu that includes great soups, salad, a main course and delicious Strawberry Tartlets as dessert. You don’t even have to worry about washing vessels after your meal since it will be served in containers that are easy to eat directly from!
Price Rs999 per couple
Trader Vic’s Mai Tai Lounge is helping you celebrate your love with some great food as part of their special three-course menu. With great dishes such as Cupid’s Crepes, Pilaf Rice, Chicken Pita Bites and desserts such as Dark Chocolate Temptation, you can enjoy a variety of really good food and celebrate with a complimentary glass of Sula wine.
Price Rs600-Rs750 + taxes
Where Trader Vic’s Mai Tai Lounge, Lower Parel
Up to Rs2,000
Head to Shiro for a really rocking night at the luxe lounge, which is offering a three-course menu, along with great music to set a romantic mood. Food includes Mushroom Skewers in Sweet Hot Sauce, Fresh Corn & Tofu Cups, Hot Chilli Bean Marinated Prawns with Asian Cocktail Sauce, Grilled Chicken Cakes with Cream Cheese, Spicy Grilled Tofu with Massaman Sauce, Honey Ginger Marinated Chicken with Massaman Sauce and Steamed Fish with Creamy Herb Sauce. Conclude your meal with great desserts that include with Strawberry Pavlova and a glass of sparkling wine.
Price Rs750 – Rs1,000 + taxes
Where Shiro, Worli
Get the perfect treats for Valentine’s Day this weekend by visiting Palladium Hotel. There’s an array of options for every type of couple including an eat and party option at the Piano Lounge, where you can savour chocolate-dipped strawberries and champagne, or go to the Cabanas at the Poolside where you can indulge in cheese platters, chocolate-dipped strawberries and a bottle of champagne or indulge in a great spread at Seven Kitchens. You can also dine under the sky at Mekong at the Penthouse, with a glass of champagne, or party at Li Bai.
Price Rs1,500 (Piano Lounge); Rs1,500 full cover (Li Bai)
Where Palladium Hotel, Lower Parel
Up to Rs3,000
Enjoy a great Valentine’s Day dinner with a 4-course set meal along with an imported bottle of wine at Vicinia. The menu includes Sweet Potato with Almonds Soup, Clear Chicken Broth with Matzo Balls, Pesto Spiked Chicken Soup, Mix Herbed Potatoes, Stuffed Mushrooms, Cranberry and Goat Cheese Crostinis, Polenta crusted Chicken, Mini Lamb Burgers, Prawns in Aglio Olio, Strawberry Risotto, Pan Seared Basa, Grilled Coriander Chicken, Melting Chocolate Cake and Cocktail Cupcakes.
Price Rs2,500 + taxes
Where Vicinia – Cafe Bar, Kemps Corner
Want to treat your partner to some great food, music and drinks? Head to the quaint Jamjar Diner and queue a song on their Jukebox while you indulge in their Valentine’s Day specials. Their a la carte menu includes great desserts such as their Cupid’s Flower Pot and Vanilla Bean pannacotta + Wine Poached Pear. But, the stars of the evening have to be the Chandon Brut Bottle, offered with chocolate covered strawberries and the Chandon Sparkling Rose offered with a Guava Sangria Pitcher.
Price Rs2,000 Chandon Brut + Strawberries; Rs2,000 Chandon Sparkling Rose + Guava Sangria Pitcher
Where Jamjar Diner, Versova (W)
Up to Rs5,000
Have a great evening with your partner in a quiet refuge, away from noisy, overpopulated dining rooms in Bungalow 9, with its old world charm. Enjoy Polenta & Mushroom Spedini, Smoked Paprika Tagliolini, Malfatti, Cottage Cheese Steak, Roast Pork Loin, Filet Mignon, Chicken Ballotine, Cajun Spiced Fish along with desserts such as Watermelon Sorbet and Strawberry Cheesecake. Wash all off this down with the complimentary bottle of sparkling wine after a 4-course dinner.
Where Bungalow 9, Bandra (W)
Head to Sofitel at BKC to celebrate Valentine’s Day as their restaurants Jyran, Pondicherry Cafe and Tuskers all have interesting offers especially for the day. The special Valentine’s menu at Jyran includes a great Indian meal while the one at Tuskers has two glasses of champagne and Pondicherry Cafe offers a cocktail each. Pondicherry Cafe also offers a semi-private dining area that inclues a bottle of champagne, for those who really want to indulge.
Price Rs4,000 at Tuskers); Rs5,000 at Jyran); Rs4,000 at Pondicherry Cafe
Where Sofitel, BKC