4 Must-Try Street Food In Mumbai

They say a city’s pulse can be felt in the streets, and Mumbai’s pulse is literally racing. Scores of people swarm out every day to populate the bustling streets of Mumbai. But this picture of Mumbai seems almost vacuous without the dash of masala on the streets of the City of Dreams. As a  melting pot of cultures and rejuvenating diverse influences, street food in Mumbai offers a unique potpourri of flavours that is as vibrant as the city itself.

Here’s a list of 5 most delectable dishes that you should try out, the next time you head to Mumbai.

Pav Bhaji Hotel Marine Plaza Mumbai

Pav Bhaji 

Pav bhaji is more than just a mere snack! Pav bhaji is a fast food dish from Maharashtra, India, consisting of a thick vegetable curry fried and served with a soft bread roll. The boiled and mashed vegetables give it a creamy yet chunky texture. The pav is toasted to perfection with oodles of butter and then topped with raw onions and tomatoes, with a squeeze of lemon atop the bhaji! This is the perfect evening snack with a cup of ‘cutting chai’!

Misal Pav Hotel Marine Plaza Mumbai

Misal Pav

A lip-smacking meal, made from mixed beans sprouts, spices, chopped onions and tomatoes, home-made spices and the magic of crunchy farsan, have made misal a favourite amongst an array of quick-bites offered on Mumbai streets. This dish is made up of misal, which is a spicy curry made from moong sprouts and pav which is in other words known as Indian bread. Top it up with some finely chopped onions and coriander leaves plus lemon and you have a banger of a meal!

Vada Pav Hotel Marine Plaza Mumbai

Vada Pav

Apart from ‘Bollywood', isn’t that the first thing most people think about when they hear the word ‘Mumbai’? An iconic dish, Vada Pav has long been the go-to snack for Mumbaikars since eons.  With its perfectly spicy patty and crispy bun, and not to forget some fierce fried green chillies on the side, it isn't difficult to guess why it is the most loved food in Mumbai streets

Kebab Hotel Marine Plaza Mumbai


Finally something for the meat-lovers! In a city that never sleeps, all of its outlets are always packed with food enthusiasts, but kebab patrons never fail to express their affinity towards the various outlets in the city. These kebabs, crisp on the outside and moist and juicy inside, have a tantalizing aroma that will blow your mind, before finally melting in your mouth .