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Ankur - The Coastral Bistro

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77, Meadows House, Tamarind Lane, MP Shetty Marg, Behind Central Bank Of India, Fort, Mumbai (Bombay) 400001, India
+91 22 2265 4194
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 00:00
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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68 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Ankur-The Coastal Bistro,established in 1941 dishes out some nice sea food from Mangalore as well as other Coastal regions of India. My husband & I are ever ready for sea food so we decided to dine here the other night. It is located in one of the oldest parts of Mumbai,a quiet by-lane with parking available( which is normally very... More 

Thank Dippy5ster
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70 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

The non veg food is very good and tasty as well. The kori tori is a must try out here. The cost is slightly on a higher side but it's definitely an option for fine dine. Trishna and this one are on a comparable ground and my preference would be Ankur

Thank ankit s
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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213 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

We were a group of 15 people and the management gracefully allowed us to occupy the entire upper level. The starters consisted of generous helpings of Chicken Tikka, Squid Masala, Batter Fried Prawns and Tandoori Fish. The mains were Prawn Gassi, Butter Crab Meat (without the shell) and Appams & Neer Dosa. There is only one word to describe the... More 

Thank rpunwani
Riverside, California
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016

I normally go there for lunch and it is not crowded. It gets crowded in the evenings. The ambiance is good, the service is excellent, and the sea food is great. Various fish and prawns in dry sauce or gravy. The neer dosa are great with the meal. The prices are reasonable.

Thank saibhatia
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2015 via mobile

This is a small local resteraunt that specialises in seafood. The food is very good. The local fish rawas and the spicy prawns are worth eating. Also the lobster in butter garlic sauce.

Thank Dialla K
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2015

Love the sea food, try the Kerala prawns and fish thekady, the cocktails are also quite unique. The service is very friendly and if you are vegetarian don't worry the selection is very adequate

Thank Ronmclani
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2015

Tucked away in the by lanes of Fort, (Previously the heart of the Business District in Mumbai) is a quaint restaurant called Ankur. Its coastal food like the now world famous Trishna and Mahesh Lunch home but what makes it different from the others is that it's more quiet,...... the waiters don't run down your neck and the food is... More 

Thank MaxMumbai
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147 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2015

Its a good place.. prices arent out of whack.. food and service is predictable and dependable.. located right in the business hub of fort. Just to put it in perspective, we stay an hour away, but still go there at times for dinner... been there a number of times, and it serves good vegetarian fare as well

Thank Niraj_Shah
Singapore, Singapore
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70 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

We were visiting Ankur after a decade and were pleased to find the quality had not changed. We tried the Kerala prawns as starter, prawn gassi, clams, fried fish and neer dosas. Only the pomfret was not up to the mark. As residents in SE Asia, we get used to very fresh fish. Service was helpful. I can't comment on... More 

Thank Emem2
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2015

Aromas of fried fish and coconut curry wafted out and welcomed me at Ankur a coastal eatery located in one of the Fort by lanes. Started in 1941 this has been the underdog in popularity whilst enjoying loyal patronage. As a vegetarian it was a tough choice to pick this place for lunch, however the Tamarind Martini created by Gaurish... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77, Meadows House, Tamarind Lane, MP Shetty Marg, Behind Central Bank Of India, Fort, Mumbai (Bombay) 400001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Maharashtra  >  Mumbai (Bombay)
  • Phone Number: +91 22 2265 4194

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