Valentine’s Day offer at 24 Lounge
What could be more romantic than having a few drinks with a loved one on a roof top? This Valentine’s Day, take your lady love on a date to 24 Lounge, where she will get a free drink of her choice! Easy on the pocket and with a variety of options to pick from, 24 Lounge will definitely impress your partner. Harrmish Chadha, Owner of 24 Lounge (Ambrosia hospitality) says, “24 Lounge is a chilled out, open air place that allows you to relax and sit with friends or loved ones for hours.”
When February 14
Where 24 Lounge, Next To Trade Center, Pinnacle Corporate Park, Bandra Kurla Complex
Seksarias’s Couture gives valentine’s Day an indian twist
This Valentine’s Day, make a dazzling change to your wardrobe with Ritu Seksaria’s couture collection. It offers a trendy range of sarees, gowns, anarkalis, lehengas, kurtas which are a blend of Indian and contemporary styles. “Staying connected to our roots in every possible way will always help glorify our style statements. Fashion has always been experimental and so, Anarkalis with a modern twist would look magnificent on any girl,” says Ritu. On this special day, if a couple visits the store, they get a 10% discount on any outfits they purchase.
When Ongoing, from 11am to 9pm
Where Vyoum by Ritu Seksaria - 2A, Ganga Niwas, Juhu
Love birds this Valentine
If you’re clueless about what to gift your ladylove this Valentine’s Day, then this is the perfect place to go! House of Siddha’s new Valentine’s Day collection offers a range of creative accessories including earrings and finger rings that are sculpted in the shape of a lovebird. What’s more, they are versatile enough to be paired with any outfit! Mridu Jain, designer, tells us, “This collection is for that one person who enters your life out of nowhere and suddenly means the world to you. You can give the ones you love, your Valentine, a song to sing, wings to fly, roots to come back and reasons to stay, with this new collection of love birds.”
Where YOU Store, Kemps Corner
Valentine’s Menu at Silver Beach Café
We’re sure your date wants to be taken to an intimate meal with scrumptious delicacies, but pulling out all the stops to impress your partner can damage your finances. Thankfully, Silver Beach Café’s celebratory meal for two with a bottle of sparkling wine or a sangria pitcher, priced at Rs 3,000, will make this Valentine’s Day unforgettable and affordable. You can also indulge in their delectable lunch or dinner for only Rs 5,000. Hitesh Keswani, owner of Silver Beach Café tells us, “Silver Beach Café is known for its romantic ambiance and has been a favourite spot for couples. Like every year, this year too we have crafted a special menu with a bottle of wine to celebrate the occasion of love!”
When February 14
Where Silver Beach Café, Jaldarshan Building, Near Hare Rama Hare Krishna Temple, Gandhi Gram Road, Juhu
Contact 22037356/ 57/ 58
Football screening at Kick, Powai
Cheer for your favourite football team this weekend. You can watch this weekend’s matches on the big screen at Kick! Screening on a projector with Dolby surround sound, the entire experience will be a memorable one. Entry to the event is free. “We provide you with a dual experience where you can watch the match live at our café or book our ground and play a game of futsal on our turf. And, with a 150-seater café, we make sure everybody gets their seat to enjoy the match on a projector screen, along with digital Dolby surround sound,” says Akash Gambhir and Aniketh Nair, partners at Kick.
When February 13, from 6.15pm onwards
Where Kick, Supreme Business Park, Hiranandani Gardens, Powai
Contact 9870590285/ 32276565
Happy Hours Menu at Down The Road
Down The Road’s brand new range of drinks and starters are for those who want to enjoy their weekends in a more pocket-friendly way. Their buy-one-get-one-free and buy-two-get-one-free offers on whiskey, vodka, beer, tequila, wine and breezers are for those days when you are broke but still want to enjoy a fun nightout. Their restobar is also offering exciting discounts on cocktails and mixers, and starters begin at only Rs 99. Aakash Patil, owner of Down the Road tells us, “I always wanted to open a restobar where people could enjoy the best quality food and drinks without burning a hole their pockets. As far as I have experienced, eating out in an above average restaurant in Mumbai is quite heavy on the pockets and sometimes the quality is poor. In my opinion, restaurants should never compromise on the quality and hygiene of the food.”
Where Down The Road, Unit No. 8, Rupa Solitare, Millennium Business Park, Navi Mumbai
Contact 27781414/ 7208513105
Chinese New Year Specials at Umame & Joss
Chef Farrokh Khambata has specially crafted a month-long menu for the auspicious year of the Monkey. The vast menu at both Umame and Joss features dishes that bring luck and prosperity. Savour the Prawn Ball Soup with Ginseng, the Xiaolong Bao of Chicken or Forest Mushroom, the Crispy Lobster Cheung Fun, Beggar’s Chicken and the Char Sieu Pork, a traditional roast. End this delicious meal on a sweet note by indulging in innovative desserts such as the Toffee Apple Filo Torte with Vanilla Ice Cream and Fortune Cookie or the 5 Spice Tossed Churros with Banana Ice Cream and Chocolate Drizzle.
When Ongoing, from noon to 3.30pm and 7pm to 12.30am
Where Umame, Next to Eros Theatre, Churchgate
O:h Cha launches a brand new Pan Asian Menu
To celebrate the auspicious year of the Monkey, o:h cha has introduced a new pan Asian menu. “After successfully serving authentic Thai cuisine for over a year, we finally decided to expand our flavours and textures. At o:h cha, we believe in maintaining and setting new standards of quality, as well as experimenting with food while still keeping the dishes as authentic as possible. And so we are adding the Pan Asian cuisine to the menu,” owner and chef Rakesh Talwar tells us. Customers will have the opportunity to dine on some authentic specialties. You can choose from a wide array of dishes for this occasion and stay rejuvenated through the 5-course meal.
When Up to February 14, from 12.30pm to 3pm and 7.30pm to 12am
Where New Mahalaxmi Silk Mills Premises, Next to Blue Frog, Lower Parel
Try the new Maharaja Mac!
As part of their 20th anniversary celebrations, McDonald’s is reinventing one of their core offerings — the Maharaja Mac, which will now be available in vegetarian and non-vegetarian variants. The vegetarian Maharaja Mac (starting at Rs 145) includes a rich and crusty cheese corn patty, vegetable cocktail sauce and a generous sprinkling of jalapeno, cheddar cheese and iceberg lettuce. The Chicken Maharaja Mac (starting at Rs 160) consists of a flame-grilled whole-meat patty sourced from the leg, breast and thigh along with fresh salad and Habanero sauce. Smita Jatia, managing director of McDonald’s India West & South, tells us, “We aim to offer our customers choices in both vegetarian and non-vegetarian options. This year, we are focused on expanding our menu by introducing items that add variety and are in line with a range of tastes and preferences.”
Where McDonald’s outlets across the city
Corporate day at Hoppipola
After a long, tiring day at work, we’re recommending a visit to Hoppipola to unwind! Accompanied by great food and drinks, you can end your day by playing some beer pong and board games. Corporates have even more to look forward to as you can simply flash your company ID and get a complimentary starter on an order to two large drinks! Avik Chatterjee, owner, tells us, “We have curated Corporate Day so that working people can unwind and enjoy their drinks while playing games after a hectic day at work.”
When Every Tuesday
Where All Hoppipola outlets across the city
Wok Express celebrates Chinese New Year!
Wok Express has introduced a special menu to celebrate the Chinese New Year. You can choose from new Wok options such as the new Chilli Mushroom Bao and Jalapeno Peanut Chicken Baos. Meat lovers also have an option to pick Crab Jalapeno Sushi and Chilli Basil Chicken Baos. Dine-in customers can enjoy discounts and freebies and all you have to do is roll dice! Aayush Agrawal, director of Wok Express tells us, “What better way to commemorate the year of the Monkey than with some delicious woks and baos? We are super excited to treat everyone to our range of baos.”
Where Wok Express outlets across the city
Contact 9833380808/ www.wokexpress.in
Candies Bazaar & Bling
This year marks the 9th year of Candies Bazaar & Bling and there’s even more music, food and shopping you can look forward to. You can find everything from gift items, knick-knacks and home décor to clothes, footwear and accessories at this edition, which will also feature an activities centre to keep toddlers busy! Candice Pereira, owner of Candies, tells us, “We are extremely excited about this year’s edition. We try to do something different with each edition of Bazaar & Bling and this time, we will have a childrens’ activity centre by My Gym that we are looking forward to. We also have one of our favorite spas, Spa Ceylon, which will be giving complimentary foot and hand massages, and they will also have a whole lot of fabulous products available for purchase. Apart from this, we have around 40 stalls selling clothes, accessories, stationery, home décor and much more.”
When Tomorrow, from 11am to 8pm
Where Candies at Mac Ronells, 5AA Pali Hill, Bandra (w)