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Cafe Royal

166 Indian Mercantile Mansion Opposite Regal Cinema | Opposite Regal Cinema, Colaba, Mumbai 400001, India
+91 22 2288 3985
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good53%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (9 reviews)
“rice” (9 reviews)
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166 Indian Mercantile Mansion Opposite Regal Cinema | Opposite Regal Cinema, Colaba, Mumbai 400001, India
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Reviews (162)
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The menu at Cafe royal, located opposite Regal cinema covers almost all cuisines including continental, Indian and Chinese. The food served in each of the cuisines is well prepared and tastes pretty good I prefer to visit cafe royal to have its sizzlers which is...More

Thank aafaqb
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Been there on a busy saturday night.Inspite of the waiting, we managed to get a table at the bar HQ.And had a delicious chicken sizzler which was a rather generous portion full of flavour .The service was friendly and prompt.A good hearty meal which I...More

Thank niloo77
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This was probably my third or fourth time at the Cafe Royal. I must say the quality of the sizzler is well maintained. The portion served is generous and between three male adults, 2 sizzles will leave you satisfied. Agreeably the quantity of meat is...More

Thank shafiqjafferji
Reviewed 28 February 2017

This restaurant is definitely NOT value for your money. I had lunch there on 17th February 2017. I ordered a beer and the Steak Royal which was touted as one of their signature dishes. The sizzler dish arrived with the promised sides, hissing and crackling...More

Thank muralips
Reviewed 26 February 2017

The place is centrally located, not very special but yes enjoyable if you are with friends and family. May not be suitable for a couple

Thank Mohit G
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We went to Cafe Royal on Friday evening for deserts. The deserts counter was "deserted" and the display half empty. Maybe those were the signs for us to also "desert" the place. So we went ahead and ordered the Blueberry Cheese Cake, along with Gooey...More

Thank Deadman17
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Visited the place after nearly 5 years,but must say the dishes have changed for the better. Still feel this place remains the king of sizzlers. Service is prompt and the people are very friendly and helpful. Choice of sizzlers huge and recommend the Chicken Indana...More

Thank Percy M
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Noisy as hell - but book early because the tables fill up fast. Good service, excellent food and great variety. Just wish they can serve a beer gratis on the house to tempt you with the goodies.

Thank Zubin K
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Food here was less than average at top prices. The sizzlers are a better joke. They do have a hot sizzling plate, but it is topped with potatoes and then rice and then a gravy with some meat hidden inside this pond. It's really a...More

Thank StefanLong911
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Went twice in a month to this restaurant. It offers Italian, continental & India cuisines. The food is good. It offers vegetarian as well as non veg. dishes. Serves hard drinks as well. Serves excellent mojitos. Nice place for a cosy dinner

Thank shaishavv
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 166 Indian Mercantile Mansion Opposite Regal Cinema | Opposite Regal Cinema, Colaba, Mumbai 400001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Maharashtra  >  Mumbai
  • Phone Number: +91 22 2288 3985
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Cafe Royal has been serving hungry patrons since 1919, which makes it one of Mumbai's oldest restaurants. Interestingly, the land on which Cafe Royal stands today was once used as a shed to park horse carriages for the Maharaja of Mourvi. What started back then as an Irani tea and samosa place gradually grew into one of the most famed fine dining restaurants with a live orchestra. Today Cafe Royal is once again bringing back the magic of the past and operates essentially as an all day cafe, specializing in Sizzlers and a variety of continental delicacies. Cafe Royal has always had a style of its own and it has reinvented itself time and time again with a continual revival of its palate all owing to the commitment thats behind it. Its reputation for good food brought the former President of the United States, Mr. Bill Clinton to dine here during his visit to India in the year 2000. "We are working towards glorifying Cafe Royals history by offering a menu which is a rich amalgamation of continental dishes and sizzlers in addition to which there are a variety of coffees and sandwiches to relax on and not to forget its increasing appetite for beers. The great western feel and cozy dining experience makes Cafe Royal one of those places as a lifetime's remembrance.
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