Top 11 Authentic Vada Pav Places In Mumbai
A batter fried potato bomb sandwiched between fluffy pan-toasted pav’s sums up the brilliance that is a vada pav. The snack hails from the streets of Maharashtra and has made its way to restaurants and kiosks all over India especially in huge numbers across various streets in Mumbai. Want to have the best tasting and authentic vada pav in Mumbai? Here are some of the best places in city of Mumbai that serves up the best version of vada pav’s!
Ashok Vada Pav
Mumbai is known for its vada pavs. And Ashok vada pav is the perfect place to have it. Probably the most famous foodstall in all of Mumbai. The place is always crowded with locals and college students, which makes it a perfect hub in the area. Vada pav comes with two different flavored chutneys and a lot of churra(which is the best part). The churra gives a crunchy feeling each time you have a bite. Where : Off Cadel Road, Kirti College Lane, Prabhadevi, Mumbai, When : 11 AM to 9:30 PM, Price : INR 100 for two people (approx.), Contact : 022 24369003.
Graduate Vada Pav
Graduate is in the vada pav business since 17 years. It is a small stall located outside Byculla station that serves mouthwatering vada pavs with various options in chutneys. Where : Outside Byculla (West) station, South Mumbai.
Aram Vada Pav
Aram is an iconic restaurant located at CST. The place is extremely popular for its amazing vada pavs. They serve the vada pav with spicy red garlic chutney and green chillies. Where : Capitol Cinema Building, Opposite Station, Mumbai CST Area, Mumbai, When : 8:30 AM to 8:30 PM, Price : INR 200 for two people (approx.), Contact : 022 22073947.
Parleshwar Vadapav Samrat
A good Vada Pav joint in the Vile Parle area. They have lot of variety in Vada Pav with butter, cheese etc, kanda bhaji, aloo bhaji, samosa & more. Where : Nehru Road, Parleshwar, Vile Parle East, Mumbai, When : 8 AM to 10 PM, Price : INR 100 for two people (approx.), Contact : +91 9324047619.
Anand Vada Pav
Anand is very famous amongst all the college goers in Vile Parle area. The vada pav here is just plain perfect. Lip smacking! Have it with the dry garlic chutney and the mint chutney and do not go easy on the butter! Where : Opposite Mithibai College, Gulmohar Road 1, Vile Parle West, Mumbai, When : 8 AM to 11:30 PM, Price : INR 200 for two people (approx.), Contact : +91 9833442623.
Gajanan Vada Pav
It's famous for their chutney they serve with their Vada Pav. It's crowded most of the time. Where : Chhatrapati Sambhaji Road, Naupada, Thane West, When : 7:30 AM to 9:30 PM, Price : INR 100 for two people (approx.), Contact : +91 9619924304.
Goli Vada Pav No.1
This is another famous snack chain that has made its own innovations keeping Mumbai’s staple food as its base. Started off as single fast-food restaurant, Goli Vada Pav is now a `15 crore business with nearly 300 stores across over 60 cities across the nation. Where : Shop No A-1, Jhonson D`Souza Chawl, Opp Boomerang, Chandivali, Mumbai, When : 8 Am to 10 Pm.
Mangesh Vada Pav
Mangesh Pandit’s Vada Pav joint has been tickling Borivali’s taste buds for over 20 years now. What sets them apart is their special meetha chutney that’s made of dates, jaggery, tamarind and green chillies. Where : Opp Gopal Krishna Hotel, near Ravi Kiran building, Kasturba Cross Road Number 3, Chinchpada, Borivali East, Mumbai, When : 10.30 AM to 9.00 Pm.
Jai Maharashtra Vada Pav
Dishing out delicious Vada Pavs since 1966, this stall sells over 1,000 Vada Pavs daily. The owners claim that their grandmother’s well-kept secret recipe is what makes their Vada Pav unique and yummilicious. Where : 8/B, JP Road, Azad Nagar, Andheri West, Mumbai, When : Only Home Delivery.
Shivaji Vada Pav
A direct competitor to Anand Vada Pav is the famous 35-year-old Shivaji Vada Pav stall. This joint serves around 1,000 vada pavs on a day-to-day basis and is frequented by people from various walks of life, especially college students. Where : Outside Mithibai college, Vile Parle West, Mumbai.
Shree Durga Snacks
One of the best Vada Pavs you can ever eat. Shree Durga offers amazing vada pav and they have consistently maintained their quality and taste all these years. Where : 5, Rajput Building, Opposite Janata Bank, Gokhle Road, Naupada, Thane West, When : 8:30 AM to 10 PM, Price : INR 200 for two people (approx.), Contact : 022 25400271.