Top 5 Places For The Best Momos In Mumbai
In New Delhi, Kolkata and in all the North-eastern states, momos or dumplings are all the rage. From sumptuous steamed momos to fried ones with mutton, paneer and chicken stuffings, they’re available everywhere from high-end restaurants to street-side stalls. Mumbai has warmed up to this Tibetan delicacy and it’s fast gaining popularity. Here are the best places for momos in Mumbai.
Finding The Best Momos In Mumbai
Momos are a perfect canvas for different kinds of ingredients. So, don’t be surprised if you see fusion food varieties or some unique combinations. Here are some of the places you should check out in Mumbai whenever you get a momo craving:
1. New Sernyaa
New Sernyaa’s secret sauce lies in their pork momo recipe that has been passed down for generations in the owner’s family. The owners are of Tibetan origin, so you can expect absolute authenticity when it comes to flavors and taste. Their momo 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. If you are the kind who loves a good ambience, you should get their food delivered at home.
Where: 185, Oshiwara Link Road, K L Walawalkar Marg, Adarsh Nagar, Highland Park, Andheri West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400053
2. Kepchaki Momos
This tiny was started by a Nepalese hairstylist who was missing the delicious momos that he used to enjoy in his village back home. Born out of the want to enjoy sumptuous momos in Mumbai, Kepchaki Momos today is a favorite snack joint at Carter Road for anyone who is looking for momos. Their Pork Momos, Mushroom and Cheese Momos, and Prawn Momos are sure to leave you craving for more.
Where: 1a, Sangeet Samrat Naushad Ali Rd, Union Park, Pali Hill, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400052
3. 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 pocket-friendly too. You can get 8 momos for 80 Rs there!
Where: Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan Road, Siddharth Nagar, Worli, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400018
4. Bhukkha Sher
Bhukkha Sher’s tandoori momos are getting rave reviews from momo lovers in town. It’s one of the few places that serves a tandoori version of momos.Their chicken oyster chili gravy momos and makhni gravy momos are the most popular dishes there.
Where: Bhukkha Sher, Society 86, D6, Near Janki Devi School, MHADA, 4 Bungalows, Andheri West
5. Ulta Tawa
Taking an innovative approach to momos, Ulta Tawa adds a dash of paneer, carrot, spring onions and cabbage to the dish. All of these work really well together because they are marinated to perfection. We absolutely loved their unique take on momos.
Where: Shop 4, Benzar Apartments, Near Gulmohar Park, Yari Road, Versova, Andheri West
Which other places in Mumbai do you love to visit for delicious momos? Please share with us your suggestions in the comments section below.
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