The Knife's Cut: Some clear Mumbai favourites

I normally find it difficult when people ask me to name favourites, but I think I have developed a strong point of view on some places by now. You will get links to all these places by typing in the name in the search field

  • Parsi: Cafe Ideal Corner, Fort
  • Chinese: Ling's Pavilion, Colaba
  • Goan: Martins, Colaba
  • Bengali: Oh Calcutta, Tardeo
  • Udipi: Swagath, Fort
  • Mangalorean: Apoorva, Fort
  • Punjabi: None
  • Lucknowi: Kakori House (Maratha...but then keeping five stars out), Bandra
  • Thai: Thai Pavilion (I know its a five star but this is a clear winner), Cuffe Parade
  • Irani Cafe: Yazdaani Bakery, Fort
  • Maharashtrian food: Purepur Kolapur (sorry, don't dig Gomantak too much but Sayba works for me), Dadar
  • Keralite: Hotel Deluxe, Fort
  • Continental: Out of The Blue (food), Yellow Tree (ambience), Bandra
  • Muslim/ Moghlai food: Olympia, Colab
  • Coffee Shop: Gloria Jean's, Bandra
  • Overall favourite - where I'd rather be at any time: Candies @McRonnel, Bandra