TOP BEST VENUES AT MUMBAI FOR AN EXOTIC CANDLELIGHT DINNER
The next time you travel to Mumbai with your better half then in spite of only visiting the magnificent beaches and heritage sites why not try something else? Why not experience a romantic candlelight dinner in a cozy ambiance with the company of your loved one and explore the city in a different way.
Well, if you are up for it, we have the list of the best possible venues to experience a super romantic dinner that would be remembered forever.
Some are located all the way in the south in Colaba, the posh region of the city, while others are in the current buzzing part of town, Bandra, and the rest are spread all over. Each one of is unique, but if you are looking for the most unique of them all, head straight down to the list below.
Situated 4 minutes away from Mumbai’s most loved and famous landmark, Juhu beach, The restaurant offers a mesmerizing shore view along with delicious food.
The audacity of this place makes it an optimal choice for a romantic candlelight dinner. The place has been divided into two sub restaurants ‘The melting pot’ and ‘Pebbles’ for casual and fine dining respectively, offering Italian, North Indian Dishes and seafood.
The property has been recreated to restore the same vibrancy and tranquillity, inherited by way of nature. Yet the restaurant is equipped with all the modern facilities, as per expectation by the seekers of a candlelight dinner. So what are you waiting for? Go ahead and ask the magical question at Juhu Residency.
Cost for two: 1500/-
Way to reach- 148B, Juhu Tara Road, Airport Area, Juhu, Mumbai.
OUT OF THE BLUE
Being located at one of the most popular and famous localities of Mumbai, Bandra, the restaurant justifies its name by making you experience unexpected good vibes, completely out of the box. The tagline of the restaurant is ‘something’s always happening’ and that’s exactly what happens when you visit here. The place hosts many different events throughout the year. You can check what events are being hosted either on their website or on their social media accounts.
In a nutshell, if you want to enjoy a lovely candlelight dinner then this is the perfect place to take your loved one to. Out of the Blue has a small artificial waterfall and the gurgling sounds of the water render a tranquil calm to the place. It also has a wine cellar to add stars to your cozy candlelight dinner.
Cost for two: 1800/-
Way to reach: Le Sutra hotel, Khar West, Off Carter Road, Mumbai.
THE SASSY SPOON
If you are looking out for a dinner date which is quite romantic as well as tacky at the same the time, then this place should be your ideal choice, another gem of Bandra this restaurant is a synonym of delicious food and romantic aura. The bright colour of the ambiance with a hint of pink colour all over the place gives out amazingly good vibes enhancing your romance drive, plus food here is fingerlicious including Barbecues and grilled dishes. It is also famous for frequent celebrity visits and vloggers originated from Mumbai love to spend their time here at this venue.
Also hassle-free casual environment at the restaurant creates a soothing comfort level to execute a never to forget candlelight dinner date consisting of love and more love.
The sassy spoon at Bandra west make sure one has a great food experience by offering highly palatable food and services The various services offered at the venue include Bar, Alcohol and Outdoor Seating.
Cost for two: 2100/-
way to reach: Ground Floor, Classic Corner, Hill Road, Bandra West, Mumbai
SKKY – RAMADA
If she loves nature and you love her then is place is too apt to ask her out for a romantic candlelight dinner.
Famous for its scenic beauty the Skky Ramada is situated at Powai and it’s the signature restaurant of Powai and as the name says is an open air restaurant and the views of the city under the sky are sure to impress your special someone. Along with this, the best part of this place is that each table at the restaurant is been separated by lush greenery making this place truly divine and top class for the seekers of nature.
They serve delicious South Asian cuisine and the best of this restaurant can be enjoyed if you go on a weekday when it is comparatively less crowded. The whole look and feel of Skky will leave you stunned. Go ahead and treat your taste buds with a selection of Pan Asian cuisine, Gourmet Pizza, and Middle-eastern delicacies and don’t forget to say the golden words.
Cost for two- 3000/-
Way to reach- Ramada, 16/17, Paspoli, Saki Vihar Road, Powai
PALI VILLAGE CAFÉ
Pali Village Cafe is one of the most popular and best restaurants in Bandra. Though the restaurant is situated next to Pali Naka which has really heavy traffic most times of the day, once you enter the restaurant, you will enter a haven of peace and tranquility. The restaurant was started by Suren Joshi and his fiancée Mishali Sanghani and is made on the lines of quaint cafes found on the streets of Paris or London.
The food at Pali village is not their MSP what’s extraordinary here is to spend your money is the ambiance of the place. The restaurant has an old bungalow feel with wrought iron railings on the staircase, bare cement and brick walls, wooden furniture, and floors with heritage tiles and an open dining space with rusted chairs. The walls have postcards and prints of old Bombay, Paris, and London, collected by Sanghani. Many who come here feel that they have been transported to another era as it is quite different from your everyday restaurant.
The classic aura of this place makes it an optimal choice for a dinner date venue.
Cost for two- 2200/-
Way to reach- 602, Ambedkar Road, Bandra West, Mumbai
GADDA DA VIDA – NOVOTEL
Mumbai as it is famous for its mesmerizing sea view, Gadda da Vida – Novotel provides guaranteed magnificent view of the Arabian sea along with the soothing sound of sea waves. Being situated at the shore of Juhu beach this restaurant is surely one of the best places to experience a romantic candlelight dinner in Mumbai with your significant other.
The place is highly famous for its live performances and events, held time and again. The upbeat and lively environment at this venue sets the tone for an entertaining and experiential outing. In addition to the a la carte menu, you can also indulge in a variety of food on their lavish buffet spread, with or without alcohol.
The top famous dishes which are ordered here frequently are chicken 8 to 8, Aloo Sysmi Tikki, Barbeque and Chicken Wings.
Cost for two- 1800/-
Way to reach- Novotel Mumbai Juhu Beach, Lobby Level, Balraj Sahani Marg, Juhu, Mumbai
ZIYA – THE OBEROI MUMBAI
As the name suggests it is a premium place which offers a glorious view of the sea, It’s the top recommended venue for a candlelight dinner, the aura here is just amazing and spell bounding and so as its food. Famous chef Vineet Bhatia himself is the head chef of Ziya and his delicious butter chicken recipe can’t be matched anywhere.
Reservation is recommended to enjoy a perfect dining experience. This sophisticated restaurant has a champagne lounge and bar, multi-cuisine delicacies and fine wine from Enoteca – their wine library. With good music, elegant food, and a gorgeous seaside setting, Ziya is an ideal pick for a romantic dinner with your special one.
Cost for two- 4000/-
Way to reach- The Oberoi Hotel, Nariman Point, Mumbai
There are hardly few things more romantic than a rooftop sky bar overlooking a pool and the twinkling lights of the city below. Aer, located on the hotel’s 34th floor presenting a fantabulous view that will just blow your mind away, It offers a wide selection of Indian grills, the best of pan Asian and Mediterranean cuisines, cocktails, and an array of spirits from a well-stocked Bar. All this together definitely makes the Aer a top class perfect place for a quiet candlelight dinner in Mumbai.
The Lounge Bar is known for its innovative signature drinks. It offers an excellent dining experience. This egg-shaped Lounge is best suitable to visit in the evening. The Lounge Bar offers an amazing view of the Sunset.
In a nutshell, this place is definitely yes if you are the lovebirds in the city and want to spend some quality time with your better half.
Cost for two- 2000/-
Way to reach– Four Seasons Hotel, 34th Floor, 1/136, Dr. E Moses Road, Worli, Mumbai
SHAMIANA (THE TAJ MAHAL PALACE HOTEL)
Last but definitely not the least, the heart and heritage of the city, situated just opposite of the India Gate Taj palace is the not less than a wonder, Its location is so ideal as it is surrounded by place like the Colaba Causeway, a famed shopping street, Kala Ghoda, the Jehangir Art Gallery and many business and leisure centers making it an apt place for a candlelight dinner after a day long of exploring the place around.
Shamiana at the Taj Mahal has an elaborate menu offering quite a selection from various cuisines like North Indian, Continental, and Asian. The seating is well spaced and has a lot of moods incorporated in it exuding a warm cozy feel to the ambiance also the place is well lit yet the lighting is soft and calming to those dining here. Overall it’s a complete bliss here to have a candlelight dinner with your significant other.
Cost for two- 4000/-
Way to reach- Taj Mahal Hotel, Apollo Bunder, Opposite Gateway of India, Mumbai