In New Delhi, Kolkata and in all the North-eastern states, momos or dumplings have become a rage. They are available everywhere from high-end restaurants to street-side stalls. And now the megacity Mumbai has warmed up to this Tibetan delicacy and it is also fast gaining popularity.
This dish is a perfect canvas for different kinds of ingredients. So do not be surprised if you get to see different varieties and variations in it.
Here are the best places to try out this dish in Mumbai:
Dev’s Momo Cart
This street vendor’s cart in Worli is always bustling with momo lovers who can’t seem to get enough of his freshly cooked momos. This humble momo vendor wins over its customers with its tangy tomato chili sauce and garlic dip that is served with each momo plate. The best part is that it is really cheap.
Address: Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan Road, Siddharth Nagar, Worli, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400018
Started by a Nepalese hairstylist who was missing the delicious momos that he used to enjoy back at his village back home and born out of the want to enjoy sumptuous momos in Mumbai, Kepchaki Momos was born.
It is a favorite snack joint at Carter Road for anyone who is looking for momos. Their Pork, Mushroom, Cheese and Prawn Momos are sure to leave you craving for more.
Address: 1a, Sangeet Samrat Naushad Ali Rd, Union Park, Pali Hill, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400052
The owners are of Tibetan origin, so you can expect absolute authenticity when it comes to flavors and taste. Their dish varieties include broccoli, corn, eggs, chicken and pork fillings.
New Sernyaa’s food is unmatchable, but the restaurant is very tiny. So you may not always find a seat there. It is suggested that you should get their food delivered at home.
Address: 185, Oshiwara Link Road, K L Walawalkar Marg, Adarsh Nagar, Highland Park, Andheri West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400053
Bhukkha Sher’s tandoori momos are getting a lot of fans from momo lovers in town. It’s one of the few places that serve a tandoori version of the dish. Their chicken oyster chili gravy and makhni gravy momos are the most popular dishes there.
Address: Bhukkha Sher, Society 86, D6, Near Janki Devi School, MHADA, 4 Bungalows, Andheri West
Ulta Tawa adds a dash of paneer, carrot, spring onions and cabbage to this dish. All of these work really well together because they are marinated to perfection. And you know what their variations work out quite well.
Address: Shop 4, Benzar Apartments, Near Gulmohar Park, Yari Road, Versova, Andheri West
Do you know any other places where you can find Momos in Mumbai? Do comment below.
Author: By – Melwyn Fernandes
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