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If you are hoping to make plans with the kids for the morning after THE night before, a brunch might be a fun option. While almost all the party places in the city have big events scheduled for the 31st night and therefore seem to be either shut or quiet on the 1st, there are a few interesting brunches you can consider for Friday, the first day of 2016.
Location: Off Eastern Express Highway, Santacruz East
Fifty Five East is a casual dining restaurant that is kid friendly as it has multiple seating options like table booths and lounge. The design concept uses sunlight passing through leaves and branches in a forest – perfect for a relaxing morning after a hectic night of partying. The restaurant features interactive kitchens that offer Japanese, Thai, Lebanese mezze, Western and Indian specialities. Those who have experienced their lavish and fun Big Brunch Sundays know that the culinary experience is best enjoyed with family and friends. The Big New Year Day brunch will feature global cuisine, free flowing spirits and a dedicated kid zone. To reserve your table call 66761149.
Renaissance Mumbai Convention Centre Hotel
The festivities are on right till the 1st of January at the Renaissance. They have not one but two options for New Year Day brunch. You can choose between Lake View Café or Fratelli Fresh. Lake View Café is a multi-cuisine all day dining restaurant known for its Sunday brunches that feature an elaborate salad, live station counters and super desserts. It also offers spectacular views of the Powai Lake. Fratelli Fresh is a Trattoria featuring food from Tuscany and Sicily and has an open interactive kitchen. This restaurant is also popular for the Festa Italiano Sunday brunches that offer seafood, choice of meat, salads, fresh pastas and hand tossed pizzas. The Tiramisu which is a signature dish is not to be missed. Fratelli Fresh overlooks the Powai Lake and the Hiranandani towers skyline.
Citrus at The Leela is an all-day dining restaurant that is bright with natural light that flows in through glass panelled French windows. You can sit back, relax and enjoy not just the view of lush greenery and waterfalls but exciting continental, Italian, Thai and Indian cuisine. The chefs are known to bring to the banquet seasonal, handcrafted specialities. If the Sunday brunch is anything to go by, you know that the New Year Day brunch will be just as lavish and exciting. There are various brunch offer options including a Champagne brunch and a deal for children 12 years and below.
The poolside coffee shop is a popular venue for the Sunday brunch that features pool games, fun for kids and more. This Friday, the poolside brunch will offer Indian and continental cuisine. This is an ideal venue at which you can relax and enjoy quality time with the family by the poolside. While the pool is not heated, if you dare brave the chill, a swim is part of the deal.
Have a very Happy New Year!