Imagine a culinary ground stretched across a whopping 1,29,000sq.ft. Here, you can fly with Dragonflies to dim:mine the secrets of Parsi recipes; sip on a milkshake with your date; play drinking games with friends; pause for soothing tea…and you’ll still have plenty more to explore.
Welcome to The Orb, Mumbai’s first food and party hotspot. Ride here and you’ll find a whole new universe populated with a curated lot of high energy bars, lounges, fine dine restaurants, cafes, coffee shops, dessert stations and also a salon. If you’re planning to hop (located in the same compound as JW Marriott Sahar) – you could find these places:
Dragonfly Experience: The Magic den
Serial restaurateur Priyank Sukhija’s Dragonfly offers a magical experience along with new age Pan Asian cuisine and handcrafted signature cocktails.
Jumjoji: For Dhansak& Duke’s
Mine the secrets of Parsi kitchens at Jumjoji, where partners Pravin Shetty (Shettysons hospitality) and Boman B. Irani, share their love for food. Try authentic dhansak and berry pulao, washed down with the ever popular Duke’s Raspberry soda.
Play Lounge: For Drunken games
This high energy lounge does amazing cocktails and offers all sorts of drinking games, be it Chess with shots, Ludo or Jenga.
Rassasy by Barcelos: For retro fun
South African brand Rassasy by Barcelos finds a Bombay home at The Orb, where the kitchen, bar and DJ booth are influenced by a retro current.
Nasi and Mee: For spice rice & oodles of Noodles
The owner, Ravi conceptualised Nasi and Mee as a space where he could introduce the Indians to the authentic comfort food of Singapore & Malaysia that he grew up with. PS: The Xiao Long Bao or flavourful soup dumpling and the Panda bao is a work of art.
Cheaters: American Diner love
Cheaters brings you their take on the American Diner that fuses American and Indian cuisine with their own twist. Our picks: Baked Camembert Cheese, Wild Mushroom Baklava; and Cheaters Style Pork Ribs.
Starbucks, Chaayos& Other Cafes: For Steamy Nights
If you’d rather skip the bar hop, several cafes await. Yes, The Orb has a Starbucks, Chaayos, Love & Latte and Keventers too.
Clearly, a great place to sip and slurp.
Getting there: THE ORB Mumbai, next to JW Marriott Sahar, IA Project Rd, Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Andheri East. Visit https://www.theorb.in, call 02229265008, follow them on Instagram, Facebook &Twitter - @TheOrbMumbai