8 Of Mumbai’s Best Sweetmeat Stores For You To Indulge This Diwali!


Happy Diwali Mumbai! We’re sure you spent the last few days chowing down sweets that were sent over by colleagues and friends and family. If you’re not tired of sweets (because honestly, who ever is?) here’s a list of Mumbai’s best mithai shops for your eating pleasure.

MM Mithaiwala

This sweetmeat store is a pocket friendly place which is well known for its wide assortment of sweets. We particularly love their rabadi, rasgullas and burfi.

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Suleman Mithaiwala

In the hub of Mohammed Ali Road, Suleman Mithaiwala serves delicious, traditional malpuas, gulab jamun and anjeer badam halwa. Gobble gobble!

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While Gulati’s is known for its Punjabi samosas and chole bature, it also churns out some mouth-watering mithai.  Try the malai barfi, the jalebis and the ras malai; you can thank us later!

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Mumbadevi Jalebi Wala

True to its name, this small dessert parlour dishes out hot, sticky sweet jalebis by the kilo. At Rs.400 per kg, they’re a steal; buy some for your whole building!

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Adarsh Mithai Mandir


Another delicious destination for jalebis is Adarsh Mithai Mandir, found on Grant Road. It also serves some delectable feni and barfi.

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Sweet Bengal

Bengali sweets have become fast favourites in most Indian households; think mishti doi, rassogullas, and rasomalai. Sweet Bengal serves beautifully authentic versions of these indulgent treats.

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D Damdodar Mithaiwala


If you don’t feel like stepping out, give this shop a call and they’ll deliver some fresh, decadent sweets to your door within the hour (provided you’re in the Dadar vicinity). Call for their badam pista halwa, their laddoos and their milk cakes.

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Rabdi Wala


For Diwali, Rabdi Wala is pouring special attention into their kaju sweets, ghee concoctions and milk based sweets. We have a soft spot for their gulab jamun rabdi; what’s your pick?

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