7 Restaurants in Mumbai To Head to For a Delicious Onam Sadhya

Onam Sadhya is an Indian foodie’s favourite day, even if they’re not Mallu. The Onam Sadhya is a banquet that is traditionally served on a banana leaf and is typically vegetarian. In a single course, 24 or more different dishes are served. Sounds good? You bet it does. Head to these restaurants in Mumbai this Friday to get a brilliant, traditional Onam spread!

1) South of the Vindhyas at The Orchid


Nestled in the gorgeous, eco-friendly Orchid hotel is South of Vindhyas which serves delicious Kerala cuisine. In true form, the restaurant is serving a sadhya for Onam that has 54 different dishes.

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2) Jamavar at The Leela


Another great five star destination for Onam is Jamavar at The Leela, which will be serving traditional dishes like sarkara uperi, a tasty banana preparation, avial, which is a well-seasoned mixed vegetable dish and sambar. For those that can’t bear the thought of a fully vegetarian meal, there will also be dishes like kumarakom fish curry and mutton curry.

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3) Saptami at Holiday Inn



If you can’t get off work to celebrate Onam, you can still get a traditional meal over the weekend at Saptami. Until August 28th, they will be serving an Onam Sadhya menu including thoran, avail, poppadums and appams.

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4) Seasonal Tastes at The Westin Mumbai Garden City


Sit by the pool and feast on Malayali delicacies like thalassery biryani and parippu curry. There will be live cooking stations to get your mouths watering!

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5) Rice Boat


This cosy eatery serves delicious Kerala cuisine all year long, but does itself especially proud during Onam with a massive spread.

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6) Hotel Deluxe


Hotel Deluxe is a tiny joint that is all about the food. The smell of beef and chicken fry ups permeate the air each day. While for Onam they will be serving purely veg food, the smell (and hence, the taste), will remain just as sumptuous.

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7) Taste of Kerala


For Onam, the Taste of Kerala rents a massive room that will be packed to the brim with people sitting on the floor in front of banana leaves and feasting on a multitude of dishes. It’s something everyone must experience.

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