Food for Thought
Kitab Khana, Somaiya Bhavan, 45/47, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Flora Fountain, Mumbai-400001
Meal for two: Rs 700
Miss Marple with Pancakes and Mexican Potato. Harry Potter with a Hoagie Sandwich and Hot Chocolate. These are some of the combos you can savour at Food for Thought. This little vegetarian cafe in the heart of Mumbai is a part of Kitab Khana, one of Mumbai’s most elegant bookstores.
Food for Thought has a compact, eclectic menu ranging from Maggi and Misal Pav to Turkish Wraps and Arabiatta Pasta. Little wonder then that we ended up circumnavigating the globe in a single meal—with enjoyable, mix-and-match results.
The Potato Wedges (Rs 120) were crisp, and equally sinful were the Quesadillas—not exactly what you’d find on the streets of Guadalajara, but addictively cheesy and crunchy. The salad menu (Rs 160 for all) had many tempting options, including the Fresh Green and Peppered Apple Salad and Vietnamese Rice Noodle Salad,...