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5 Must-Visit Eateries In the City That Are Known For Their Exotic Crab Dishes


Mumbaikars, do y’all love seafood just as much as we do? If yes, then this list will surely excite you. We bring to you the best eateries in town where you can dig into exotic crab dishes that are fresh and every bit delicious. So without further adieu, let’s get cracking (pun intended)!

1. Gajalee

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This 27-year-old restaurant is known for serving rich and scrumptious seafood that’s supremely filling and yummy. They serve about 10 varieties of crab that y’all NEED to try! Our favourites are Tandoori Crab, Butter Pepper Crab, Stuffed Crab and the Stir-Fry Crab. BTW, they also serve ah-mazing lobster delicacies!

Where | Gajalee - Kadamgiri Complex, Hanuman Road, Vile Parle East
Timings | 11:30 AM - 3:30 PM & 7 - 11:30 PM
Meal For Two | Rs 1,500
Call Them | +91 2226 166 470 & +91 2226 114 093
Check Out Their FB Page |

2. Ministry Of Crab

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Ministry Of Crab is a stunning eatery that has come all the way from Sri Lanka to serve us some delectable seafood. They have a wide range of crab dishes on their menu and you can even choose the size of crabs you wanna devour. The Baked Crab, Chilly Crab, Crab Liver Pate and the Butter Crab is to die for!

Where | Ministry Of Crab - Zaveri House, Chitrakar Dhurandar Marg, 14th Road, Khar
Timings | 7:30 PM - 1 AM  
Meal For Two | Rs 3,000
Call Them | +91 7710 898 811
Check Out Their FB Page |

3. Mahesh Lunch Home Restaurant

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A cosy restaurant with 4 branches in the city, Mahesh Lunch Home serves mouth-watering crab yummies that’ll make your tummies super happy! Stuff yourself with the Sizzled Chilli Crab, Stuffed Fried Crab, Mangalorean Sukka Crab and the Mallipuram Crab for a superb gastronomical experience.

Where | Mahesh Lunch Home Restaurant - Juhu, Fort, Sakinaka & Other Outlets
Timings | 12 Noon - 3:30 PM & 7 PM - 12:15 AM
Meal For Two | Rs 1,800
Call Them | +91 2261 054 279
Check Out Their FB Page |

4. Jai Hind Lunch Home

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Jai Hind Lunch Home is a hot fave amongst the locals for their lip-smacking crab dishes. We’re TOTALLY crushing over the Stuffed Crab and Crab Masala that’s supremely filling and won’t burn a hole in your pocket. Also, the Tandoori Prawns and Surmai is gonna give you a foodgasm fosho!

Where | Jai Hind Lunch Home - Lower Parel, Bandra West, Bandra East & Other Outlets
Timings | 11:30 AM - 3:30 PM & 7:30 - 11:30 PM
Meal For Two | Rs 850
Call Them | +91 2232 951 481 & +91 2224 930 012
Check Out Their FB Page |

5. Trishna

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Trishna is a plush restaurant that specialises in seafood. Be it Kalimiri Crab, Crab Grilled In Cheese and Butter, or the delectable Green Masala Crab, you can totes indulge in some scrummy crabby delicacies and defo thank us later! Do try their prawn and pomfret menu as well. 

Where | Trishna - 7, Sai Baba Marg, Kala Ghoda, Fort
Timings | 12 Noon - 3:30 PM & 6:30 PM - 12 Midnight
Call Them | +91 2222 703 213 & +91 2222 703 214
Meal For Two | Rs 2,200
Check Out Their FB Page |

Fellas, what are you waiting for? It’s time to kick away months of lockdown blues and dive into these crabtastic places!