Well if you are planning to take your BAE to a romantic dinner date than this restaurant is just so PERFECT for you. Enjoy the city lights of Mumbai with the cold sea breeze, having dinner on a Yacht — well all this sounds like a dream, but this is only possible at AB Celestial.
Don’t worry about the expenses, because it’s highly ECONOMICAL.
AB Celestial is Mumbai’s first floating restaurant which took almost 108 permissions and a tenure of 3 years for its establishment. This place will give you a complete feeling of living your moment on a cruise.
The restaurant is kept economical so that everyone can afford to have this wonderful experience.
The restaurant is situated behind the Bandra-Worli Sea Link.
Location — 500 meters Behind the Bandra-Worli Sea Link Toll Plaza, Bandra West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400050.
Timing -Monday -Sunday (6–9 PM, 9:30 PM-1: 00 AM), Thursday (closed). Also closed during the monsoon season( May — September) due to high tides.
Estimated Cost —Rs 5000 for 2 persons. (prior booking is required)
Manju Bhende and Chetan Bhende are the founders of this dream restaurant. The very idea of this restaurant came to them when their young daughter Aishwarya Bhende wanted something like this to have in India since countries abroad had such concepts of the restaurant on a yacht at the beautiful coastline of the city and hence the name of the restaurant is kept after their daughter’s initials AB. Celestial defines something heavenly, and once you visit this restaurant you will understand why it’s named so.
The whole interior of the restaurant is kept nautical because the owners wanted to make the customers feel that they are on a boat that’s why the color of the interior is kept blue and white.
Even the food and drinks name are also kept related to the theme like Shipwreck, Coral reef, etc.
It has 4 floors.
- First floor — Coffee Shop
- Second floor — Banquet Hall
- Third floor — Lounge
- Fourth floor — Sky Deck
You can try a variety of international coffee in the 24 hours coffee shop on the first floor.
The banquet hall is perfect for hosting ceremonies like birthday celebration, engagement party, anniversary, etc .
On the third floor, you will find a lounge which also has DJs rocking the customers during evening time.
Well save the best for the last, the topmost floor is a sky deck where you can enjoy a perfect sunset view with your loved one. With the dazzling view of Bandra -Worli Sea Link at the background the sky deck area is a beautiful experience for all the people who visit there for the first time.
There is also a VIP lounge enclosed area which can accommodate at least 15 people, for those who wants to held a small private party can make the booking for the VIP lounge.