top restaurants to try© Cafe Noir/Tao Asian Kitchen

Try These Restaurants Over The Independence Day Long Weekend

The Independence Day long weekend is finally here! From taking a short holiday to binge watching the newest shows and movies or spending time with your loved ones, everybody is looking forward to rewinding in their own way. And if you are opting for the latter option, may we suggest embarking on a gastronomic adventure with the people you love?

We’ve scoured the culinary landscape to bring you an eclectic selection of restaurants and cafes that promise an unforgettable dining experience. From French-inspired desserts to traditional Champaran delights, here’s where you should be heading for an flavour-fuelled escapade.

1. W Goa - The Brunch: Freedom Edition

top restaurants to try©W Goa

Immerse yourself in a plethora of flavours and experience an exceptional brunch at the W Goa’s ‘The Brunch: Freedom Edition.’ Celebrate Independence Day with an exquisite spread inspired by India’s diverse culinary traditions. Cocktails and culinary delights collide as you indulge in handcrafted creations that redefine brunch. Lively entertainment and a vibrant atmosphere await, promising an unforgettable patriotic celebration.

Price: INR 2450 onwards

Date & Time: 15th August 2023 from 1 PM onwards

Venue: The Kitchen Table, W Goa, 515, Vagator Beach Rd, Vagator, Goa 403509, India

Contact for reservations: +91 7830777765

2. Cafe Noir - Monsoon Dessert Affair & Coffee Month Celebration

top restaurants to try©Cafe Noir

Cafe Noir, the epitome of French elegance nestled in the heart of Mumbai, invites you to embrace the monsoon with their delectable new dessert menu. Savour the luscious Molten Sponge, revel in the indulgence of Sticky Toffee Pudding, and tantalise your palate with Passion Tres Leches. And that’s not all – August is Coffee Month, and Cafe Noir is celebrating in style with artisanal coffee creations that include Chocolate Cappuccino and Baileys Affogato. A perfect pairing of coffee and cookies awaits, making Cafe Noir an enchanting rendezvous for your taste buds.

Address: World Crest, Unit no.1A & 1B, Lodha, Upper Worli, Lower Parel, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400013

Time: 10 am to 11 pm

Contact for reservations: +91740049148

3. Toast & Tonic, Bengaluru - Son of a Bun, Burger Menu

top restaurants to try©Toast & Tonic

Toast & Tonic’s dedication to local sourcing and sustainability shines through in their Son of a Bun, Burger Menu. From the Young Jackfruit Burger to the Khasi Pork Burger, each one embodies Indian flavours and ingredients. Chef Chirag Makwana’s culinary brilliance takes you on a flavorful journey through India’s diverse culinary landscape.

Address: Toast & Tonic - 14/1, Wood St, Ashok Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560025

Contact Number: +91 99455 65483

4. Cafe Panama, Lower Parel - Latin American Delights

top restaurants to try©Cafe Panama

Dive into a tropical oasis at Cafe Panama in Lower Parel, where Latin American cuisine meets innovation. Delectable additions like Pork Belly and Penne Gochujang offer a unique culinary journey. The Tequila Lounge introduces novel cocktails, crafting an unparalleled mixology haven. Experience the vibrant Latin culture through a fusion of global and local flavours.

Address: Lower Parel Compound, Sitaram Jadhav Marg, Lower Parel, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400013

Contact Number: +91 99882 14444

5. Cafe 49, Juhu - Cosy Hangout with Diverse Delights

top restaurants to try©Cafe 49

Experience the ultimate cosy hangout at Cafe 49 in Juhu. From Peri Peri Cottage Cheese Croquettes to Mexican-inspired Chipotle Tacos, the menu offers a wide range of dishes to excite every palate. Shareable starters, delightful salads and hearty mains await, making Cafe 49 the perfect spot for heart-to-heart chats and joyful moments.

Address: Cafe 49, The Emerald Hotel, Juhu Tara Road, Juhu, Mumbai - 400049

Time: 11 am to 11 pm

Contact for reservations: 9223379077 / 75

6. Hotel Marine Plaza, Marine Drive - Champaran Handi Delicacies

Indulge in the magic of Champaran Handi Delicacies at The Bayview, Hotel Marine Plaza. Celebrate Independence Day with a culinary journey inspired by authentic Indian flavours. From the Meat Handi to the Paneer version, experience the rich heritage of Champaran cuisine, slow-cooked to perfection.

Address: The Bayview, Hotel Marine Plaza, 29, Marine Drive, Churchgate, Mumbai.

Price: Starting from INR 1400+ taxes.

Contact for reservations: 022-22851212

7. Tao - Asian Kitchen, Bandra - Monsoon Dishes with an Asian Twist

top restaurants to try©Tao- Asia Kitchen

As the monsoon season sweeps across the city, Tao - Asian Kitchen invites you to savour a delectable range of monsoon dishes. From Fiery Clear Soup with Glass Noodles to Spicy Coconut Ramen, Tao’s monsoon offerings celebrate Asian flavours in style. Let the sophisticated ambiance and expert culinary craftsmanship transport you to a world of gastronomic delight.

Address: Shop number 5 & 6, Geliki, ONGC Colony, Nityanand Rd, Reclamation, Bandra West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400050

Contact Number: 097020 71015

This Independence Day long weekend, take your pick from these restaurants and cafes that promise an experience that pays homage to the spirit of freedom and culinary exploration.