16/07/2017 10:50 AM IST | Updated 16/07/2017 11:32 AM IST

Make Your Getaway From Mumbai Even More Perfect By Stopping At These Eateries

It's been pouring non-stop in Mumbai for a few days now. The weekend's here and you don't want the weather to be a mood dampener. How about getting away from the city on a drive? Rain washed roads, good music and friends make for a lovely drive. With some great restaurants and cafes as pitstops, you won't even go hungry. We'll tell you where you can get some delicious food while you set out on a long drive away from din of the city. What are you waiting for? Fill that tank and make some plans!

Farmhouse Sea N Sand


Where: Vasai

When: 11:30 AM to 12:30 AM

Average cost for two: ₹1,000

What to order: Bombil fry, peri peri chicken

Why: Catch the wind in your hair while you drive all the way to Vasai and gorge on some of their delicious and fresh seafood with a pint of chilled beer. Nothing like a sea view with your buddies and lots of good food.

West Coast Grill


Where: Airoli

When: 12 noon to 11 PM (Closed on Mondays)

Average cost for two: ₹700

What to order: Chicken wings, peri peri burger

Why: If you're headed towards Navi Mumbai, stop at Airoli for some juicy burgers at West Coast Grill. And in this weather, some chilli fries won't be a bad idea. This cosy cafe also has good outdoor seating space. And, don't forget to try the desserts.

Cafe Monza


Where: Kharghar

When: 8 AM to 11 PM

Average cost for two: ₹1,000

What to order: Pancakes, apple pie

Why: For that old-world charm in a cafe, drive to Cafe Monza in Kharghar. Its Parisian style black and white floor and yummy modern food will make the drive worth it. Since they are already open at 8 o' clock in the morning, it's perfect for a Saturday morning of pancakes.



Where: Khopat, Thane West

When: 11 AM to 4 PM, 7 PM to 12:30 AM

Average cost for two: ₹800

What to order: Crab soup, prawn fry

Why: If you're headed to Thane West and have a hankering for seafood, there's Fishland in Khopat. With their seafood soup, fried prawns, prawns biryani and other delicious dishes, you can be sure to have a good lunch.

U Tan Sea Resorts


Where: Bhayandar

When: 7:30 AM to 12 midnight

Average cost for two: ₹1,000

What to order: Breakfast, Chicken Kolhapuri

Why: To get away from the city life and escape into nature, head to U Tan Sea Resorts. Virgin beach, greenery, and good food awaits you. It might be a tricky one to find, but when you do get there, you'll be glad you did.

Navaratna Veg Restaurant


Where: Vashi

When: 6 AM to 12:30 AM

Average cost for two: ₹550

What to order: Masala dosa, rava masala dosa

Why: A rain washed Mumbai on an early morning is a sight to behold. Experience it while you can and drive to Vashi for some fresh south Indian breakfast. A hot plate of masala dosa and coffee beats anything else in these rains.