Post midnight snacks in Navi Mumbai

Navi Mumbai, one of the most organised cities is not just a visual treat during the day, it turns into one of the best hangout places post midnight. There are some really cool places open till the middle of the night to satiate those weird hour hunger pangs.

Khayabusa

Khayabusa serves American-Italian-Indian fusion menu. Where you want a quick bite, or something more fulfilling, there is something for everyone.

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Specials: Crispy mushrooms, biryani, burgers, and hot dogs
Landmark: Shah Complex 2, Sector 13, Sanpada

Bhurji Pav at Sector 17

The anda bhurji stalls here are some of the cheapest street food options at just Rs 25, and provide you the comfort of a full night meal.

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Specials: Anda Bhurji Pav
Landmark: Sector 17, opposite Dominos, Vashi

Utsav Chowk stalls

This place is the hub for all nocturnal people. Be it momos, shawarmas, rolls, dosas, pav bhaji, and tawa pulav – nothing is disappointing.

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Specials: Momos and rolls
Landmark: Utsav Chowk, Kharghar

The Ahmed Bhai Lane

This place is like the Bademiya (famous late night joint in Mumbai) for Navi Mumbai. Kebabs, rolls, seekhs, tikkas, tandooris, anda rotis, khichdas, tilli, bheja — there are lots of options available. One of the best lighted areas of Navi Mumbai, the lane springs into life in the late evenings.

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Specials: Tikkas, seekh kebabs, anda roti
Landmark: Lane outside Ahmed Bhai’s bry and dry, Nerul

Kachchi dabeli at Vashi Station

If you are looking for something satisfying and fulfilling after a long day at work, get off at Vashi station and look for this spicy anardaana bhaaji served in buttery pav. You can also try dabeli, which is just as good.

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Specials: Kacchi dabeli and Chinese bhel
Landmark: Outside Vashi station, right opposite KTM Showroom

Gupta Ice-Creams

In business for the past 10 years, Gupta Ji’s ice cream is a favourite among Navi Mumbaikar. It offers signature faloodas and dry fruit milkshakes for late night sugar cravings.

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Specials: Falooda ice creams, cassata, matka kulfi, and frankies
Landmark: Mahavir Niwas, Sector 21, Nerul and Sector-29, Vashi

Content and Image Courtesy: Arshee Shaikh

Chakala’s Tiny Food World

The best part about working in Mumbai is that one will always find eateries around the offices. These eateries are on the most office goers’ speed-dials. One such KhauGalli is located below the Chakala/J. B. Nagar Metro Station, in Andheri East,which is the go-to place for breakfast, lunch, snack or even a cutting. One stroll & you will find endless options to satiate your hunger.

1. Om Sai Juice Centre

The Lemon Jaljira is a must have at Om Sai Juice Centre.Be it Nimbu Paani or Jaljira, Vijay Dev will whip-up juices to quench your thirst,every time.

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Recommendation: Lemon Jaljira
Timings: 8:30 pm to 10:00 pm
Landmark: Below Chakala/J B Nagar Metro station, Outside Vodafone Store

2. Raju Dosa Corner

Any KhaauGalli is incomplete without freshly made Dosas. One of the most crowded eateries here, Raju Dosa Corner serves varieties of dosas – sada, masala, mysore, schezwan, etc. The Mysore Masala Dosa (Rs 40/-) served with 2 chutneys is recommended, followed by a sada dosa to finish off the masala.

Raju-dosa

Recommendation: Mysore Masala Dosa
Timings: 8:30 pm to 10:00 pm
Landmark: Below Chakala/J B Nagar Metro station, Outside Vodafone Store

3.Saraswati’s Stall

Spot a big tawaand make a wish -and a masala, anda bhurji, anda pav, omlette, etc. and you shall have it! The omelet pav (Rs 24/-) is a mini meal to curb your evening hunger pangs

saraswati

Recommendation: Omelet Pav
Timings: 8:30 pm to 10:00 pm
Landmark: Below Chakala/J B Nagar Metro station, Outside Vodafone Store

4.Samiksha Fast Food

Samiksha Fast Food is your one stop shop for breakfast, lunch or snacks. Enjoy Poha, Sheera, SabudanaKhichdi for breakfast. For lunch they serve a complete meal with Rice, Roti, Dal and Sabzi. The Veg Lunch (Rs 50) is recommended & Non-Veg LunchPlate is for Rs 75. Biryani can also be an optionat Rs. 60 (Veg) /Rs. 70(Non-Veg).

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Recommendation: Veg Lunch Plate
Timings: 8:30 pm to 10:00 pm
Landmark: Below Chakala/J B Nagar Metro station, Outside Vodafone Store

5.Ram Kumar Sandwich Stall

Neatly arranged slices of bread, smeared with butter, topped with sliced veggies is almost art to hungry eyes. Ram Kumar Sandwich Stall serves amazing Sada, Toast & Cheese Sandwich starting Rs 25/-

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Recommendation: Sada Sandwich
Timings: 8:30 pm to 10:00 pm
Landmark: Below Chakala/J B Nagar Metro station, Outside Vodafone Store

6.Rajesh Parathas

Basic home-style Parathas, made fresh and served straight from the hot tawa on to the plate. Aloo Paratha priced at Rs 20/- is the bestseller.

Rajesh

Recommendation: AlooParatha
Timings: 8:30 pm to 10:00 pm
Landmark: Below Chakala/J B Nagar Metro station, Outside Vodafone Store

7.SahebRao’sVada Paavs

How can one not find a VadaPav stall in a KhauGalli! On the menu here one can findbhajjipav, missal pav, cutlets, etc.but without a doubt the VadaPav is the bestsellerhere, especially when teamed up with their chai (Rs 5/-).

Saheb-rao

Recommendation: VadaPaav
Timings: 8:30 pm to 10:00 pm
Landmark: Below Chakala/J B Nagar Metro station, Outside Vodafone Store

8.Jai Maa Tea Stall

Tea stalls have always been witness conversations across sports, politics, entertainment, etc. Thesteaming cup of a cutting at Jai Maa is a must have.

tea-stall

Recommendation: Tea
Timings: 8:30 pm to 10:00 pm
Landmark: Below Chakala/J B Nagar Metro station, Outside Vodafone Store

Submitted by: Meghana Petkar
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