The Chef’s Studio: A by-appointment room which seats eight. Guests can customise the menu and opt for select wines. The table is set with Versace-designed Rosenthal dinnerware and Ercuis cutlery by Versace.
Where: The Taj Mahal Palace, Apollo Bunder
Call: 6665 3366
Price: Rs 3,00,000 a meal for two to six
Jyran-Tandoor Dining and Lounge: The restaurant recreates the rustic ambience of a highway dhaba. Inspired by the spice route from Peshawar to Delhi, the menu includes galawti tawa and dhaba gosht. You can groove to Bollywood numbers too.
Where: Sofitel, Bandra Kurla Complex
Call: 6117 5000
Price: Rs 13,000 per couple
Sante: It offers a customised package for the chariot table for two. Apart from premium spirits, expect a bespoke menu, customised cocktails and a complimentary bottle of champagne with an option of butler service.
Where: Opposite Holy Family Hospital, Hill Road, Bandra (W)
Call: 98204 36666
Price: Rs 10,000 per couple
Lake view cafe: A pool-side DJ party to go with your buffet, or go à la carte, and pick from Hyderabadi nalli biryani with nihari kulcha, and nougat-flavoured panna cotta.
Where: Lake View Café & Pool, Renaissance Hotel, Powai
Call: 6692 8888
Price: Rs 7,000 per guest
Novotel Juhu: Book the Cabbana, a table for 10, or the Valentina Table, for two. Sip on premium liquor, enjoy a white glove service with a butler, handpicked starters and a buffet dinner.
Where: Novotel Juhu Mumbai, Vile Parle (W)
Call: 6693 7550
Price: Cabbana table: Rs 80,000 for eight; Valentina table:Rs 15,000 for two
Romano’s: DJ Sandeep and DJ Pranav Desai will spin electric house and commercial mixes. Feast on Italian delicacies like Rigatoni with lamb Bolognese, and Portobello-porcini mushroom Risotto.
Where: JW Marriott Mumbai Sahar, Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Area, Andheri (E)
Call: 853 8888
Price: Couple (food and alcohol) Rs 7,999; single entry (food and alcohol) Rs 4,000
Blue Frog: DJ Denzyl — the resident DJ at Club Soho and Buddha Bar Poland — and DJ Gary, a city-based DJ who has remixed music for Lakme Fashion Week, will have you dancing your way into the new year.
Where: Mathuradas Mill Compound, Lower Parel
Call: 6158 6158
Price: Rs 7,000 for couples; Rs 4,000 for singles; tables for Rs 5,000 per head
Le Cirque Signature : Pair a six-course dinner with non-alcoholic beverages or wines. You are allowed access to 6 Degrees, their hotel bar, where a DJ will spin dance tunes.
Where: The Leela Mumbai, Sahar Village, Andheri (E)
Call: 6691 1234
Price: Rs 7,999 plus taxes per person (dinner with non-alcoholic beverages); Rs 9,999 plus taxes (dinner with wine)
Asilo : At this burlesque-themed rooftop party, you can indulge in cocktails and hors d’oeuvres while grooving to performances streamed live from Ibiza.
Where: St Regis Hotel, Lower Parel
Call: 6162 8031
Price: Rs 15,000 per couple; Rs 8,500 for singles
Mabruk : Enjoy a buffet with a mix of Indian and Lebanese dishes while you listen to the rebab player.
Where: Sahara Star, opposite Domestic airport, Vile Parle (E)
Call: 3989 5000
Price: Rs 11,500 per couple