One pot meals are fantastic but these one plate sizzlers piled high with meat, vegetables, fried or mashed potato all drowning in thick luscious gravy is just the ultimate indulgence. They are a fantastic way to order just one thing when you go out and still satiate all those cravings. The city of Mumbai serves up some delicious sizzlers and we have picked the best of the lot!
This popular Khar eatery is known for their extensive menu and irresistible fondues. What most people do not realize is that they have got a unique sizzler menu featuring some very exciting sizzlers. Apart from all the usual suspects, they have got a Duck Confit Sizzler and even a 7 Hour Braised Lamb Shank Sizzler! If you are not in the mood for so much adventure on your plate then you pick from Veg Shashlik or the Peri Peri Chicken among other sizzlers.
This restaurant is one of the Fort's best-kept secrets. While the name says fountain sizzlers, the menu includes much more than just the large sizzling plates. We can not deny that the very best thing on the menu here are their own Oriental Themed Sizzlers, particularly the ones with the teppanyaki sauce. It is one of the few places that offers plenty of options for any choice of meat, especially, tenderloin and they have also got a special chicken sizzler for kids, but it is only for children under 12 years of age.
They say old is gold and they are never wrong. Cafe Royale has changed hands with new management in the last couple of years but the quality has remained just as good as it was when it opened. Its claim to fame apart from Ex American President Bill Clinton visiting is their incredibly delicious sizzlers. There is rather a large menu with various options including a separate menu with their own signature sizzlers like the Pepper Chicken Sizzler or even the Murgh Makhani Sizzler.
Few restaurants focus purely on a sizzler and Yokko is one of them. With multiple outlets across the city, this restaurant is a sizzler lover's dream. Each sizzling plate comes generous piled with meat, vegetables, potatoes, gravy and sometimes even rice or noodles depending on what you have ordered, and, one portion is more than enough. It gives one-pot dinners a whole new meaning.
Much like Yoko, Kobe Sizzlers, as the name suggests is a popular chain of sizzler specialists that nearly every Mumbaikar has eaten at. It is an institution that even today despite stiff competition from other restaurants that have a special sizzler menu, is just as popular. So much so that they do not take reservations and often enough you will see hoards of people sitting patiently outside waiting for a table.
Better known as the Tiny Taster, Roxanne is an internationally respected blogger and expert on the Mumbai food scene. She has hosted many events, including the Upper Crust Food & Wine Show and travels the world, sharing her knowledge and gaining more experience.