Making a trip from sunny South Africa is ‘Rassasy by Barcelos’, the SA restaurant giant’s all new, premium concept restaurant makes its world debut via Mumbai on 19th July 2019.
Finding a convenient home at The Orb near the International Airport, ‘Rassasy’ (which means ‘the satisfaction of a great meal’ is an all-day dining ‘Grill Kitchen & Bar’ that pays homage to the retro-chic of America’s early 50’s and the 60’s. As reflected in its interiors, food and music, Rassasy by Barcelos will carve it’s neighborhood niche by offering mouth-watering delicacies with a blend of traditional and modern, albeit in a quirky, colorful and fun atmosphere that brings the cool back in ‘old school nostalgia.’
The menu, inspired by European and American retro times, houses classics from across these regions, along with specially curated signature dishes made from local ingredients in each city it opens (in). Some signatures include Piri-piri Chicken wings and flame grilled whole chicken, Grilled chicken drumsticks, Espetadas, Grilled salmon with pesto sauce, Burritos, Sizzlers, Lasagne de carnevale to name a few.
You can find much to love across its wide 28 feet bar where one can drink their way across the world with Rassasy’s uncommon ’21 Sangria collection’ and more-than-holy beverage menu marked by a global selection of wines, signature cocktails and classic concoctions that all work in tandem to create a perfect evening. Drinks like Gin Jardim, Piri- Piri Daiquiri, Purple Pineapple, Bourbon on the beach, Rum sour and Oceans Sunset will keep you company till the whee hours of the night, making Rassasy your perfect new drinking buddy that cheers its way to a good life. All day, every day.
Elegantly designed table tops that boast an amalgamation of colorful solids, wood finish and old-fashioned prints lend a casual yet classy look to the restaurant. The walls are adorned with artworks that are a strong reflection of the retro culture and yesteryear cuisines that will be served at this gorgeous location amidst a “Wall of Fame”, specially designed with frames reflecting the good ol’ days when eating and drinking out first became a celebration. Rassasy also hosts a separate smoking lounge where you can light a cigar ‘Don Corleone’ style, donning a retro vintage look and chic seating that oversees the inside dining section that is lit up by elegant lightings.
“At Rassasy by Barcelos we believe in providing people exactly what they love; like great drinks, mouthwatering food amidst a classy ambience. Today the market is price oriented and experience focused, hence we have designed the concept in a manner that it includes both factors. Our concept is one that is relatable across age groups, where we wish to serve the best of authentic American and European cuisine and create unforgettable memories with every consumer” says Gaaurav Anil Jethmalani, Franchise Owner of Rassasy by Barcelos, at The Orb, Mumbai.
Weekdays that make you chug to forget and weekends that are the perfect destination for you to make memories to remember, Rassasy will also make a mark in Mumbai’s nightlife by hosting retro-music live acts, commercial gigs and events like American poetry slams, offering an experience to be revisited often.