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Gateway of India
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Vasta House Noble Chambers Sa Brelvi Road, Mumbai (Bombay) 400001, India
+91 22 2287 0335
11:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 00:00
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18:00 - 00:00
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Bengaluru, India
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lunch...... Chicken Gassi, Bangda Masala Fry, Squid sukka.....and the perfect accompaniment, Neer Dosa. Took us a bit of time to locate the place, but it was worth the effort

Thank ashvarghese
Level Contributor
39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved the butter garlic squid and the shell fish sukka. Recommend the pomfret gassi with neer dosa. We had a lovely time thanks

Thank ahlad
Navi Mumbai, India
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219 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Recently I had gone to Apoorva for my quick lunch and opted for Surmai Gassi and Roti as the place is mainly known for seafood. However I was disappointed with the quality of surmai fish was not fresh as not expected from a hotel of Apoorva ‘s stature. Service and ambience are average.

Thank MohanAmin
Zurich, Switzerland
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52 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

This restaurant serves a variety of seafood from several types of salt water fish to various shell fish. Preparation is also varied: fried, Indian style or western style.I have tried a large variety of all of the above and have never been disappointed. The staff is friendly and service fast.

Thank gih0
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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130 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

It's been a long time since we last visited this place. Location and seating arrangements have already been described by other advisors so I won't go into that. The food I found to be a lot more expensive and a lot less tasty than it used to be. We tried the chicken stew with neer dosas, tandoori rawas and prawn... More 

Thank Gypsyking1
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56 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

since we had tried Mahesh and Trishna several times, we decided to try apoorva during this recent visit. It was a mistake. Food was okay not great, but much more expensive than Mahesh. Service was okay. Ambience was not good at all.

Thank worldtraveler1102
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528 reviews
288 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016

This is a popular place with non vegetarians especially for seafood. There is both AC and non AC section, ambience in the latter was ok, like a typical fast food Udipi restaurant actually. Choice for vegetarians is quite limited. Found it to be over hyped and expensive compared to the food experience

Thank nitsj76
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Been there for lunch on 21 November 2016. The quality has deteriorated. We had prawn koliwada pomfret curry and tisre (clams) masala. None of the 3 dishes was worth eating especially the pomfret in the curry was spoilt and smelling. The prawns too were the smaller variety and hard like rubber (cold storage). We all Had such a bad stomach... More 

1 Thank Marlene0756
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43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Asked for a fish roast with ghee which unfortunately was not available. Surmai Tawa Fry was very disappointing. The texture was rubbery. It was either not fresh or overcooked. The ambiance at least in the non-AC section was nothing to write home about. The benches were quite uncomfortable. Service was courteous and the waiter very helpful in suggesting good dishes.... More 

Thank nandini n
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628 reviews
343 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

This is a popular sea food joint in the Fort area of South Bombay. Decent variety in food with speciality being Konkan /Mangalorean dishes. Few decent dishes for vegetarians here. Popular with the office goers and local populace alike

Thank kapurash

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Indian, Seafood, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vasta House Noble Chambers Sa Brelvi Road, Mumbai (Bombay) 400001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Maharashtra  >  Mumbai (Bombay)>  > Gateway of India
  • Neighbourhood: Gateway of India
  • Phone Number: +91 22 2287 0335

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?