‘Typical Parsi cuisine’ is what is served at an Irani Cafe located in South Mumbai known as Ideal Corner. Situated in the Fort area, the delicacies served at this cafe are not only delicious but reasonably priced as well. Owned by Pervez Patel this eatery provides for breakfast, lunch as well as snacks/brunch. In terms of its interior, this cafe interestingly consists of yellow walls and blue tiled flooring. In addition, Chinese is also served up at this eatery, however according to famous Mumbai food critic Rashmi Uday Singh, consuming it is not recommended.
a. About Ideal Corner:
This eatery once a motorcycle showroom is renowned for serving the authentic Parsi delicacy known as Bhonu. Some delicacies such as Patra ni Machhi and Chicken Pulao Dal are extremely popular over here. Furthermore, these items are served mainly on Wednesdays and Saturdays. In addition, this cafe is not open for dinners.
b. The ‘food and drinks’ served and ‘ambiance’ surrounding Ideal Corner:
In terms of beverages, like most other irani cafes in the city alcoholic drinks are not served over here. Furthermore, with regards to food there are number delicacies served over here worth consuming. A few recommended items are as follows: Sali Boti, Fish, Mutton Dhansak, Bheja Fry, and Machhi Patra Ni. The desserts that are extremely popular over here are Bread Pudding, Caramel Custard, Chocolate Mousse and Lagan Custard. While the overall ambiance surrounding this eatery exudes a ‘cool’ vibe.
c. The ‘cost’ of food at Ideal Corner:
The cost of a meal for two at this wonderful South Mumbai Iranicafe is approximately Rs 450.
d. The ‘Location’, ‘Timings’, and ‘Contact Details’ of Ideal Corner:
This Irani Cafe is located in the Fort Area at 12 F/G, Hornby View, Gunbow Street. It is opened from 12 noon to 12.00 pm from Tuesday To Sunday. It is closed on Mondays. The contact number is 022 22621930.
e. How to reach Ideal Corner?
The nearest railway station to this cafe is Churchgate. If you intend to locate Ideal Corner please click this Google Map Link.
So, if you want to enjoy authentic Parsi food in presence of a cool and vibrant ambiance then, Ideal Corner is a cafe you must visit.