Apr 13, 2008

South Indian Food Joints in Mumbai

The Rice Boat
Aram Nagar, 2 JP Road,Versova, Andheri (west)

Meal for 2: Rs 900

Signature DishesVegetable toran, kottayam duck surry, fish allepy curry

Fairly small and just two year old restaurant is Malayali to the core, with waiters in traditional mundu and jubba, offering you tomato rasam or buttermilk.

Aiyappa Food Stall
Opposite Bhajan Samaj Temple in Matunga.
Meal for 2: Rs 100

Signature dishesUpma, Mysore masala palak dosa.

Largely popular among working population in Matunga, this place does not serve the typical Udipi sambar -- it is thicj and tangy with no jaggery in it. However, he has adopted to serve dosa with cheese toppings and packing them in butter paper.