City Guides: Mumbai - Lucy Howard

Account Executive at MBA gives us her insider tips on Mumbai, India.
Best hotel for business?
JW Marriott Mumbai Sahar – convenient airport location
Best hotel for pleasure?
The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel
Best bar for celebrating?
Leopold’s Café and Bar, the iconic and very popular bar on Colaba Causeway. Always bustling with happy tourists.
Best bar for a business drink?
Aer bar, on Moses Road, is one of Mumbai’s highest bars and one of the best places to enjoy a sunset cocktail in Mumbai. 5.30 pm – 8.30pm has half price champagne and cocktails.
Best restaurant for a business lunch?
Behind the Taj Mahal Palace, Indigo restaurant serves up some fantastic European-Asian cuisine and has an expansive bar that boasts of a wide selection of wines from all over the world.
How to spend an hour in-between meetings?
Enjoy the iconic Gateway of India, located on the waterfront in the Colaba area in South Mumbai and wonder around Colaba Causeway, the famous collection of stalls brimming with colourful and irresistible treats.
If you only have time to do one thing in my city, do this…
Enjoy a Chai (Indian tea) from one of the many street stalls and meander around a spice market to fully experience Indian life!