The Runway project by PizzaExpress –  After The Bandra Project –a hyperlocal restaurant by PizzaExpress–marked its spot in the western suburbs, Lower Parel gets its own called The Runway Project at High Street Phoenix, which will apparently feature an actual runway inside the restaurant. Call 084339 10050 for reservations.

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La Folie Du Chocolat – Chocolate gets even more limitless with La Folie Du Chocolat setting up shop at Fort, Kalaghoda. With more varietals to the global dessert favourite, the sugar high is inevitably coming your way. Opening soon.

Shizusan Shophouse & Bar – Shizusan is bringing a curated menu of 12 types of rice and noodles dishes specially created by Chef Paul Kinny. It has been inspired by the wok culture cross Southeast Asia in Mumbai, Pune & Bengaluru. Call 70450 04138 for reservations.

Taftoon Bar & Kitchen – BKC gets an exclusively North Indian outpost that has dishes from Afghanistan, Pakistan, Kashmir, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Punjab, Jharkhand and Bengal. Call 022 65656100 for reservations.


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The Brew Room – Just when you thought coffee couldn’t be brewed beyond the filter kind, The Brew Room in SDA is a cafe that brings eight different kinds of brewing techniques, each with their distinct flavour. Call 9958040776 for more details.

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Dum Maro Dum – When Goa never leaves you, you make a restaurant out of it. Dum Maro Dum is a new psychedelic bar that pays homage to the Rastafarian in you. Call 011 33105724 for reservations.

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Indian Accent – Award-winning restaurant Indian Accent has finally gotten itself a new address at Lodhi Road. Call 01166175151 for reservations.


Primal – It’s not every day you get an intimate live music space in the city. Thanks to Primal, Kormangala’s newest spot has that and more. Look out for their signature cocktails and supremely spicy chicken wings. Call 080 46218500 for more details.

Myu Bar at Gilly’s Redefined – Pet-friendly Kormangala space Myu Bar at Gilly’s Redefined is a friendly reminder about the glorious 90s that no one can seem to stop talking about. Live musical acts, karaokes and more are on the weekly schedule for this bar. Call 9606493301 for more details.