Wasabi By Morimoto
The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, Mumbai

4.5/5
By Vir Sanghvi

Location / Map of the Wasabi By Morimoto, The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, Mumbai


Wasabi By Morimoto: Restaurant Info

₹ 3500 for two
This price is indicative and exclusive of taxes
Japanese
Today, 12:30 PM to 02:45 PM, 07:00 PM to 11:45 PM
The Taj Mahal Palace, Apollo Bunder, Mumbai
7861004444

INSIDER TIPS

  • The signature dish at Wasabi is the White Fish Carpaccio: thin slices of raw fluke which are cooked on the plate when a warm oil-based, spicy dressing is poured on them. Delicious!
  • This is a small restaurant (under 50 covers) and fills up quickly so always book ahead. In recent years, Wasabi has not been as well-managed as it once was, so be ready for a few hiccups
  • If you are vegetarian, don't worry. The Taj's masterchef Hemant Oberoi, has created a whole vegetarian section whose dishes outsell Morimoto's creations

Vir's Verdict

4.5 /5

The Taj negotiated long and hard with Nobu to open a branch of his glamorous chain of modern Japanese restaurants here. When those negotiations broke down they fell back on Masaharu Morimoto, who was the first Executive Chef of the New York Nobu. Though Morimoto has now developed his own style of cuisine, the Wasabi menu reaches back to his Nobu days and all the old favourites are pulled out, from the Rock Shrimp Tempura to the Black Cod in Miso. A Japanese chef despatched by Morimoto handles the excellent sushi and sashimi section but Indian chefs cook everything else.The food is never bad but be warned: this is the city's most expensive restaurant.

About Wasabi By Morimoto, The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, Mumbai

Japanese cuisine is one of the best things when you are exploring Japan. For some travelers it’s the main event! Japanese food has its roots reaching back in time but as the time passed, it adapted itself into a more refined and a more sophisticated style of cooking. Japanese food has not only become an exotic part of modern day gastronomy but its health benefits only adds to its appeal. Which is why, several five star hotels are investing a lot in Japanese gastronomy by bringing in the big guns. For instance, Taj Hotel aimed to invite Nobu to Indian shores but after the negotiations fell through it settled with Masaharu Morimoto, who was the first executive chef of the New York Nobu. This is how the exclusive ‘Wasabi By Morimoto’ came into the picture.
Read More on Wasabi By Morimoto

Other Popular Restaurants in Mumbai which can be booked at EazyDiner

Other Restaurant Maps in The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, Mumbai

Popular Locations for Restaurants in Mumbai


Top Restaurants in Mumbai See All


Top Collections in Mumbai See All


Download EazyDiner app for Table Booking

Your favourite app for eating out

Instant restaurant reservation with guaranteed deals in more than 4500 restaurants across India & Dubai.

Download the EazyDiner App and get ₹200 in your EazyWallet

Book Best Restaurants in - Delhi NCR | Mumbai | Bengaluru | Chennai | Pune | Kolkata | Dubai | Goa | Ahmedabad | Jaipur | Hyderabad | Chandigarh


EazyDiner © EazyDiner Private Limited.
Back To Top