#WeekendBinge: 5 Things to Check Out This Weekend in Mumbai

If you’re in Mumbai this weekend, 17-19 January, 2020, give it a cool spin

Suman Mahfuz Quazi

From baking classes for the little ones to brand new cocktail menus that pay a homage to Mumbai, food for the soul and drinking deals to help you cool off – LF has curated a list of the top 5 ways for you to spend the weekend. Scroll down, take your pick and head out!

1. For the little ones

Image: JW Marriott , Juhu 

If you’re looking for a meaningful way to spend the weekend with your children, this
baking workshop might just be your best bet. The executive pastry chef at Bombay Baking Company, JW Marriott Mumbai, Juhu, Manoj Painuly is organising a workshop for children aged between five and 14, where they can learn to whip up signature treats, like the old-fashioned chocolate cake and spinach and ricotta quiche.
When: January 18, 11 am to 12.30 pm
Where: Juhu Tara Road, Uditi Tarang Housing Society, Juhu | +91 9971337769
Cost: Rs 2,000


Cool down after the run

Image: Bira 

Going for the Tata Mumbai
Marathon 2020? It’s possible that it may leave you out of breath. But not to worry! The folks at Bira have partnered with the event and offering free coupons to marathon participants. 
There are other offers that you can avail as well, if you head to establishments they’ve tied up with. This includes The Irish House and Butterfly High in BKC, POP Tates and London Taxi in Lower Parel, The Beer Café, The US Club – Colaba and Hotel Sea Palace in Colaba and The Bar Terminal and 1441 Pizzeria in Fort. Gather your gang and get drinking. 

When: January 19, 10.30 am onwards 


Make it a BBQ kinda night 

Image: One Street

Isn’t the nip in the air just perfect for some good ’ol fashioned
barbecue? So, head to One Street and tuck into a meaty spread – pork ribs, pork belly, or half chicken – along with fun options for sides, such as mac n cheese, creamed corn, BBQ potatoes, charred pineapple and coleslaw. You can pair it with a soft and supple sesame brioche bun, or if you’re steering clear of gluten, can choose to opt out of the bun, too!

When: January 18, 7 pm to 1.30 am

Where: B/2, New Kamal Building, Linking Road, Bandra West | +91 8108669680


Going green for the weekend

Image: Soho House, Mumbai

Have yourself a meaningful weekend and drop by at this
eco-friendly bazaar being organised by Soho House Mumbai. The bazaar is co-curated by Brown Living and will feature workshops, panel discussions, green business, recycling initiatives and art activations. You can check out brands like, Beco, Urban Creative + Treewear, VR Organics, Satori, Daughter Earth, Msafiri and Patrah.

When: January 18, 11 am to 7 pm
Where: Cecconi’s, ground floor, 16, Juhu Tara Road, Chandrabai Nagar | +9122 62133333


High on life

Image: Nara Thai

Enjoy thoughtfully created and delicious
cocktails from the new menu called Downstairs at Nara Thai designed by mixologist Andrew Hyman. A homage to Mumbai city’s beloved streets and landmarks, the menu offers interesting tipples like a refreshingly light gin-based tipple called Flora, named after the iconic Flora Fountain, and a bunch of other ones, like Causeway, Cambay and New Olympia. 

When: Ongoing, 12 pm to 1 am 
Where: B-1, Amarchand Mansion, 16 Madame Cama Road, Colaba | +9122 61378080

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