Top 20 buffet lunches in Mumbai that have a lavish menu

Mumbai has always impressed foodies with its wide variety of food, irrespective of the budget. The food in Mumbai reflects the cosmopolitan nature of the city; everything from Indian to continental cuisine can be found within the heart of this city. If you would like to devote your time to some scrumptious dishes, then a buffet is the best way to enjoy a hearty meal. Mumbai offers you some of the best buffet lunches at both fine-dining restaurants and budget-restaurants. The fine-dining buffet restaurants offers an exotic variety of items at premium prices while the budget restaurants offer a hearty buffet meal at pocket-friendly prices.

Buffet – A Foodie’s delight

Remember the wise old saying, “eat breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince and dinner like a pauper”? If you want to eat lunch like a prince or princess, I would recommend you go for a buffet lunch with family, friends or co-workers to enjoy the feast. Keeping in mind the vast variety of dishes that are available in buffet lunches in Mumbai, one can easily be tempted to fill the plate with most of the items on the menu, if not all. Therefore, be wise in selecting items and have a hearty meal!

If the word buffet excites you, then you must read this article till the end, because it will help you hunt down your next lunch buffet destination in Mumbai. Here are some of our picks below:

1. Souk

Souk Mumbai

Souk at The Taj Mahal Palace, the legendary hotel in the heart of Mumbai, provides you with the best experience of a lavish buffet in Mumbai. Each of the dishes on the buffet tastes distinct and sublime. To name a few dishes would be unjust because all of the dishes were done to perfection.

If you believe in ending a grand meal with a luxurious dessert, then Baklava and Rose Petal Ice Creams are highly recommended dishes that you must try at Souk.

  • Location: The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, Apollo Bunder, Colaba, Colaba, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400001
  • Timings: 12 PM to 2:30 PM
  • Cost per person for lunch buffet:
    • Approx. ₹1,925 from Monday to Saturday
    • Starting from ₹3000 on Sunday (Brunch)
  • Travenix Ratings: 4.9/5

2. Fifty-Five East

Fifty Five East, Mumbai

This opulent restaurant at Grand Hyatt in Mumbai oozes luxury and serves some scrumptious food. The multi-cuisine buffet at Fifty Five East has some handpicked dishes from across the globe to satiate the appetite of every visitor. The unmatched fining dining experience at Fifty Five East is the sum of fresh ingredients, perfectly cooked dishes, warm hospitality and soothing decor.

Sushi is the star of the menu at Fifty Five East, which you must try.

  • Location: Grand Hyatt, Off Western Express Highway, Santacruz East, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400055
  • Timings: 12:30 PM to 3 PM
  • Cost per person for lunch buffet: Approx. ₹2000
  • Travenix Ratings: 4.8/5

3. The Square – Novotel

The Square Novotel Mumbai


Located within the premises of the four-star Novotel Juhu, it attracts affluent visitors to relish each of their flavourful delicacies at their buffet. The grand buffet at The Square displays a wide variety of continental and Indian dishes. Their salad section is a great hit amongst all their visitors, and features a great variety of cold salads. If you love Mediterranean cuisine, then The Square serves some of the most delectable Mediterranean dishes in Mumbai.

The Square’s Greek Salad, Curos, Crepe and Pasta are some of the popular items from their menu that you must try.

  • Location: Novotel Hotel, Juhu Beach, Balraj Sahani Marg, Juhu, Juhu, Maharashtra 400049
  • Timings: 12 PM to 3 PM
  • Cost per person for lunch buffet:
    • Approx. ₹1,899 from Monday to Saturday
    • Approx. ₹999 for Kid’s Buffet
    • Starting from ₹2500 for Sunday Brunch.
  • Travenix Ratings: 4.7/5

4. Something’s Fishy

Something's Fishy - Mumbai

If seafood is on your mind, then Something’s Fishy at The International By Tunga is the ultimate restaurant that specialises in seafood buffets in Mumbai. Their assorted variety of seafood items will surely amaze you. The courteous staff and the cozy ambience of Something’s Fishy adds on to the reason for visiting this restaurant again. The fresh ingredients lend a sublime flavor to each of the dishes.

If you are looking around for options other than Seafood, then they have an equally delicious spread for the vegetarians and the non-vegetarians in Indian and Chinese dishes.

  • Location: B-11, Hotel Tunga International, MIDC Central Road, Andheri East, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400093
  • Timings: 12 PM to 3:30 PM
  • Cost per person for lunch buffet:
    • Approx. ₹789 on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday (Non- vegetarian)
    • Approx. ₹750 on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday (Vegetarian)
    • Approx. ₹850 on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday (Non-vegetarian)
    • Approx. ₹730 on Sunday (Vegetarian)
    • Approx. ₹965 on Sunday (Non-vegetarian)
  • Travenix Ratings: 4.6/5

5. Absolute Barbecues

Absolute Barbecues - Mumbai

If you are a fan of everything grilled and barbecued, then Absolute Barbecues is the perfect restaurant in Mumbai to sate your cravings with a live grill. Whatmore? The exotic non-vegetarian dishes include squid and quail in addition to prawns, chicken and duck. They also serve Italian, Mexican and Chinese dishes that are equally delectable.

Mutton Rogan Josh, Dum Biryani and Sri Lankan Shrimp Curry are some popular items of the menu at Absolute Barbecues.

  • Location: 1st Floor, ATL Corporate Park, Saki Vihar Rd, Powai, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400072
  • Timings: 12 PM to 4:30 PM
  • Cost per person for lunch buffet:
    • Approx. ₹599 on Monday and Tuesday
    • Approx. ₹675 from Wednesday to Sunday (Vegetarian)
    • Approx. ₹750 from Wednesday to Sunday (Non- vegetarian)
    • Approx. ₹349 for Children between 6 to 9 years
  • Travenix Ratings: 4.6/5

6. The Caravan Menu

The Caravan Menu Mumbai

The love for Barbeque and grills in Mumbai has brought us to another restaurant in Mumbai that is simply a foodies paradise. The extensive menu and live grill is definitely an attraction that brings a huge crowd at The Caravan Menu. The light music and the seating arrangement makes it a comfortable restaurant to visit with huge groups of people. If you want to enjoy the cool breeze, then you can opt for rooftop seating or you can also choose indoor seating, as per your convenience. Their menu comprises of a variety of vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes to choose from, which can be quite a task at times!

Sweet Chilli Pineapple, Angare Mushroom and Chilli Garlic Prawn are the stars of the buffet menu. The Dessert will surely leave you mesmerised with its wide variety.

  • Location: Sun Magnetica, Green Rd, near LIC building, Louis Wadi, Thane West, Thane, Maharashtra 400604
  • Timings: 12 PM to 3 PM
  • Cost per person for lunch buffet:
    • Approx. ₹575 from Monday to Saturday (Vegetarian)
    • Approx. ₹675 from Monday to Saturday (Non-vegetarian)
    • Approx. ₹675 on Sunday (Vegetarian)
    • Approx. ₹775 on Sunday (Non-vegetarian)
    • Approx. ₹375 for children below the age of 9 years
  • Travenix Ratings: 4.5/5

7. Global Fusion

Global Fusion Mumbai

This multi-cuisine restaurant has a lavish spread for the buffet that has an equally dedicated menu for both vegetarians and non-vegetarians. Although their menu comprises of dishes from Indian as well as pan Asian cuisines, their Japanese dishes are highly in demand. Global Fusion is one of the best places in Mumbai that serves a wide variety of sushi.

The authentic flavours of each of the dishes along with the warm hospitality of the staff enhances the dining experience at Global Fusion.

  • Location: Times Square Building, 1st Floor B Wing, Andheri Kurla Road Andheri East, Junction, near Sakinaka, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400059
  • Timings: 12 PM to 3:30 PM
  • Cost per person for lunch buffet:
    • Approx. ₹899 from Monday to Thursday
    • Approx. ₹999 on Friday and Saturday
    • Approx. ₹1499 on Sunday
  • Travenix Ratings: 4.4/5

8. China Bistro

China Bistro Mumbai

If you love Pan-Asian cuisine, Chinese Bistro is one of the best places to visit in Mumbai. Their assorted menu items range from Chinese, Thai, Japanese and Korean. If you have a sweet tooth, then China Bistro will delight with their delicious desserts like Chocolate Tsunami and Honey Noodles with Ice-cream.

One Pot Meals, Hangzhou Beggar’s Chicken and Roasted Lamb are the stars of Chinese Bistro that you must try.

Location: 26-30 Building No. 1, Mahapalika Nagar, Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan Road, near Poonam Chambers, Worli BMC Colony, Narayan Pujari Nagar, Worli, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400018

  • Timings: 12 PM to 3:30 PM
  • Cost per person for lunch buffet:
    • Approx. ₹425 from Monday to Friday (Vegetarian)
    • Approx. ₹475 from Monday to Friday (Non-vegetarian)
    • Approx. ₹649 on Saturday and Sunday (Vegetarian)
    • Approx. ₹699 on Saturday and Sunday (Non- vegetarian)
    • Approx. ₹299 for Children from Monday to Friday
    • Approx. ₹499 for Children on Saturday and Sunday (Vegetarian)
    • Approx. ₹549 for Children on Saturday and Sunday (Non- vegetarian)
  • Travenix Ratings: 4.4/5

9. Glocal Junction

Glocal Junction

If you are in SoBo, then Glocal Junction is a must visit as it offers scrumptious dishes at pocket-friendly prices. Their diverse menu items consist of Indian, European and Continental dishes. The well-decorated interiors, ample seating space and soothing ambience in the heart of Mumbai makes it a great place for huge group celebrations. Various events are organised at Glocal Junction throughout the year, so keep an eye on what’s happening here and you are sure to be entertained by some great food and artists.

Tangerine Lemongrass Cooler, Kadak Roomali, Black Fish and Dark Chocolate Ganache cake are some of the best-selling items of Glocal Junction.

  • Location: B-57, Morya Bluemoon Building, Ground Floor, New Link Rd, Andheri West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400053
  • Timings: 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM
  • Cost per person for lunch buffet:
    • Approx. ₹799 from Monday to Saturday
    • Approx. ₹1,099 on Sunday(Brunch buffet)
    • Approx. ₹699 for children on Sunday(Brunch buffet)
  • Travenix Ratings: 4.4/5

10. 90 Ft Above

90 feet above Mumbai Rooftop Restaurant Cafe

If you are looking for a purely vegetarian buffet in Mumbai, then 90 Ft Above is a great restaurant to be at. This rooftop restaurant serves impeccable vegetarian dishes along with Jain dishes that would make you fall in love with vegetarian dishes. The Live Music, full bar area and the outdoor seating makes it a perfect place to spend some quality time with friends.

Pani Puri shots, Kamal Kofta Curry, 90 Ft Asian Signature Sizzler, Chaap-e-Khaas and Sizzling Brownie are some of the dishes that we highly recommend at 90 Ft Above.

  • Location: 7th floor, Vini Elegance, Lokmanya Tilak Rd, above Tanishq Showroom, Borivali West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400902
  • Timings: 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM
  • Cost per person for lunch buffet:
    • Approx. ₹349 on Weekdays
    • Approx.₹550 on Saturday
    • Approx.₹600 on Sunday
  • Travenix Ratings: 4.3/5

11. Sigree

Sigree Mumbai

This restaurant has to be one of Navi Mumbai’s favourite restaurants for all the buffet lovers, be it corporate gatherings or an outing with friends and family. The soothing ambience and the courteous staff make the experience of dining at Sigree a memorable one. Their lavish spread of Mughlai dishes is delightful as each one of the dishes in the menu has a unique, subtle flavour.

Chicken Tikka, Chicken Biryani, Kadai Paneer, Makai Palak, Phirni and Jalebi are the heroes of their menu. The wide variety of starters are delectable and are the main attractions of the frequent visitors at Sigree.

  • Location: Platinum Techno Park, Plot No.17/18, Sector No.30A, Behind Raghuleela Mall, Vashi, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra 400703
  • Timings: 12 PM to 3 PM
  • Cost per person for lunch buffet:
    • Approx. ₹695 on Weekdays (Vegetarians)
    • Approx. ₹755 on Weekdays (Non-vegetarians)
    • Approx. ₹795 on Weekends (Vegetarians)
    • Approx. ₹845 on Weekends (Non-vegetarians)
  • Travenix Ratings: 4.3/5

12. Pizza By The Bay

Pizza By The Bay Entrance

If you have a special corner in your hearts for pizzas, then Pizza By The Bay has to be one of the restaurants in Mumbai that you must visit. Other than pizza, this sea-facing restaurant has a wide menu that is dedicated to Italian cuisine. It is a great place in Mumbai to enjoy lunch along with the scenic view of the Arabian Sea.

Smoked Tomato and Basil soup, Herb Fried Chicken, Risotto Spianata and Meat Ultimo Pizza are some of the hot-selling items at Pizza By The Bay.

  • Location: Soona Mahal 143, Marine Drive, V N Rd, Churchgate, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400020
  • Timings: 12 PM to 3:30 PM
  • Cost per person for lunch buffet: Approx.₹970
  • Travenix Ratings: 4.2/5

13. Barbeque Central

Barbeque Central

If you have a weakness for North Indian cuisine, Barbeques and Kebabs, then you must step into Barbeque Central; it’s heaven for anyone who loves kebab and grilled food. You don’t have to be a non-vegetarian to enjoy the delicacies at Barbeque Central as there are a number of delicious dishes for vegetarians too. There is also a live counter from where you can select your freshly prepared chaat or pasta dish. The tastefully decorated interiors along with the colourful wooden chairs gives a retro vibe to this place.

Malai Tikka, Prawn Barbeque, Blueberry Pudding, and Dahi Puri are some popular items of Barbeque Central.

  • Location: 325, First Chandiwala Heritage, 2602, Goregaon – Mulund Link Rd, opp. Goregaon Central, Motilal Nagar II, Goregaon West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400090
  • Timings: 12 PM to 3:30 PM
  • Cost per person for lunch buffet:
    • Approx. ₹1000 on Monday and Tuesday
    • Approx. ₹1100 from Wednesday to Saturday
    • Approx. ₹1385 on Sunday
    • Approx. ₹475 for Senior Citizens (Above 60 years of age)
    • Approx. ₹375 for Children (Between 6 to 9 years)
  • Travenix Ratings: 4.2/5

14. Barbeque Nation

Barbeque Nation mumbai

Another very popular chain of restaurants that is spread across Mumbai; Barbeque Nation is for all those foodies who have a weakness for anything grilled or barbequed. The live grill is the main attraction of the place along with their selective barbeque dishes. Their lavish buffet menu comprises of a wide variety of both vegetarian as well as non-vegetarian dishes.

BBQ Pineapple, Pahadi Paneer, Chilli Garlic Prawns, Gosht Nihari and Pineapple Kofta Curry are some of the dishes that we recommend for you to try at Barbeque Nation.

  • Location: 3, Ground Tower A Time Square Building Andheri – Kurla Road Sakinaka, Marol, Andheri East Times Square, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400044
  • Timings: 12 PM to 3:30 PM
  • Cost per person for lunch buffet:
    • Approx. ₹734 on Monday and Tuesday (Vegetarian and Non-vegetarian
    • Approx. ₹849 from Wednesday to Saturday (Vegetarian)
    • Approx. ₹975 on Sunday (Vegetarian)
    • Approx. ₹949 from Wednesday to Saturday (Non-vegetarian)
    • Approx. ₹1,154 on Sunday (Non-vegetarian)
    • Approx. ₹400 for Children
  • Travenix Ratings: 4.2/5

15. Taste of Punjab

Taste of Punjab

The vibrant interiors of Taste of Punjab are a delight for the eyes and exudes a Punjabi vibe in every minute way; from the miniature sculptures dressed in Punjabi attire to chandeliers in shapes of kalira. If you are craving something spicy and Indian, then their vast buffet menu will tempt you to indulge in each of their items. Their pocket-friendly buffet consists of both vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes that are equally delicious.

Their menu comprises different types of salads, chutneys, papad, pickles, tikkas, kebabs and traditional Punjabi dishes like Sarson ka Saag, Chole, and Punjabi Kadi among others.

The Chaat Counter and Dessert Counter are the main attractions of Taste of Punjab where you can taste some lip-smacking delicacies that will leave you wanting for more.

  • Location: 4th Floor, Crystal Shoppers Paradise, Linking Road Next KFC, Bandra W, Maharashtra 400050
  • Timings: 12 PM to 4 PM
  • Cost per person for lunch buffet:
    • ₹777 from Monday to Sunday (Vegetarian)
    • ₹888 from Monday to Sunday (Non-vegetarian)
    • ₹399 for Children (from 5 to 10 years)
  • Travenix Ratings: 4.1/5

16. Pot Pourri

Pot Pourri

It is one of the few restaurants in Navi Mumbai that has an assorted variety of cuisines from many parts of the world. The diverse menu at Pot Pourri has dishes from Indian, Continental, Mexican and Italian cuisine. This is one of the restaurants to relish the flavours of dishes from across the globe under one roof.

Your visit to Pot Pourri is incomplete without trying out their waffles, pizza and soups.

  • Location: 30a, Palm Beach Rd, Sector 30A, Vashi, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra 400705
  • Timings: 12 PM to 4 PM
    • 12 PM to 3 PM (Kids Buffet)
  • Cost per person for lunch buffet:
    • ₹595 from Sunday to Saturday
    • ₹300 for Kids Buffet
  • Travenix Ratings: 4.1/5

17. Lord Of Bar-B-Que

Lord Of Bar-B-Que

Mumbai’s love for Barbeque has found a new home at Lord Of Bar-B-Que. This restaurant serves some appetising North Indian, Maharastrian and Chinese dishes that are presented on the plate very aesthetically. For foodies who are fond of live grill, Lord Of Bar-B-Que will not disappoint you. Their wide variety of starters is a crowd puller, and surely for a reason. With ample choices for both vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes on the buffet menu, you are spoilt for choice.

Crispy Corn, Gosht Afghani Seekh and Macchi Sufiyani are some of their best-sellers. You have to visit their Live Chaat Counter to relish some delectable chaat.

  • Location: Shop 3 – Dev Corpora, Pokhran Road 1, Cadbury Junction Opp to Korum, Khopat, Thane West, Thane, Maharashtra 400601
  • Timings: 12 PM to 3:30 PM
  • Cost per person for lunch buffet:
    • Approx. ₹555 on Monday and Tuesday
    • Approx. ₹699 on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday (Vegetarian)
    • Approx. ₹799 on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday (Non-vegetarian)
    • Approx. ₹555 on Thursday (Vegetarian)
    • Approx. ₹666 on Thursday (Non-vegetarian)
  • Travenix Ratings: 4/5

18. All stir fry

Delicious appetizers, a main meal, and delicious desserts are all included in Stir Fry’s buffets. The buffet’s customization more than makes up for its lack of quantity. The restaurant, well-known for its wok, serves a buffet consisting of raw meats, vegetables, and noodles. You will be given an empty bowl by the waiter. You can fill it with whatever you want. After that, this is given to the live cooking station, where a chef will make it to our specifications—including the sauces and cooking time. Choose between their two locations in Andheri or Colaba. 

  • Location: Ground Floor, 5, Battery St, Apollo Bandar, Colaba, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400039 
  • Timings: Open 24 hours 
  • Travenix rating: 3.7/5 

19. Flamboyant

The buffets at our favorite restaurant for real Asian food have some delicious dishes. There is something for every taste among the Italians, Japanese, Indian, and Oriental people. For Italian foodies, there are gooey pizzas and pasta, while the Indian section offers spicy kebabs and a whole chaat counter. Do you have a Khow Suey craving? They have hot Khow Suey counter as part of their traditional Burmese food. You can drink their fantastic mocktails while you savor the meal. They have some excellent steamed bao or dim sum every other day. They also offer a variety of sweets without eggs to cap off their buffet on a sweet note. 

  • Location: Shop No:7, Ground Floor, The Arcade Building, Gate 2 World Trade Centre Colaba, Cuffe Parade, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400005 
  • Timings: 12–3:30 pm, 7 pm–12 am 
  • Travenix rating: 4/5 

20. Copper chimney

What about a hearty, filling lunch of authentic Indian food? Copper Chimney, which specializes in Muglai and Indian food, offers a fantastic buffet with an endless selection of selections to suit your palate. There are two soups, six salad varieties, two starters, six main course options, two varieties of rice and dal, a live chaat counter, and six dessert options when you browse their buffet stations. We advise you to grab your food-loving companion and visit their buffet. 

  • Location: Ground Floor, Hari Chambers, Shahid Bhagat Singh Rd, Kala Ghoda, Fort, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400001 
  • Timings: 12–5 pm, 7 pm–11:30 am 
  • Travenix ratings: 4.2/5 


The dining experience at the above-mentioned restaurants that serve lavish buffets in Mumbai is unmatched. The buffet menu is extensive and each of the dishes has a very distinct taste, which makes the dining experience altogether memorable. It is not difficult to always find a crowd immersed in enjoying their delectable food when you visit these popular restaurants in Mumbai. 

If you have visited any of these restaurants before, then please share your experience in the comment section below. Also, if you know any other restaurants in Mumbai that serve scrumptious buffets, then do let us know by commenting below. 

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