Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated with great zeal in Maharashtra. And with the once-in-a-year festival comes the opportunity to have a once-in-a-year sweet. Yes, we are talking about modak! The triangular treat is the most popular prasad during this festival. So get in the festive spirits and check out these places selling modak in Mumbai.
Places delivering modak in Mumbai
1. Nav Chaitanya
If Ukdiche Modak, the steamed ones filled with coconut and jaggery is your favourite, then this is the place to get them.
Price: Rs 140
2. Diva Maharashtracha
Here you can get two traditional varieties of Modak- Paushtik Modak, that is made of dates, dry fruits and sesame; and Ukdiche Modak. They also have a non-veg modak, that you can try after the festival.
Price: Rs 195
For people living in Bandra, this place is one of the go-to for modak delivery, and they are offering the traditional Ukadiche Modak. They also have dishes for fasting like Sabudana Vada, Kharwas among others.
Price: Rs 40 per piece
This little eatery is serving some great Maharashtrian food like Sabudana Khichdi, Potato Fry, Misal among others. They also have Ukdiche Modaks, that are available in a pack of 11, 21, even as a single piece.
Price: Rs 40 per piece.
5. Swad Maharashtracha
Get your hands on some amazing Ukdiche Modak along with traditional Maharashtrian cuisine like Swad Special Kolhapuri Cut Vada, Shengdana Aamti, Puri Bhaji among others.
Price: Rs 108 onwards
6. Kath N Ghat
Enjoy your favourite Modak from Kath N Ghat. While you’re at it, also get some Jowar Bhakri, Puran Poli, and Puran Poli to make the celebration even better.
Price: Rs 120
7. Modak Sweets And Savouries
This snack joint is one of the best places to get Modak in Mumbai. And they have three varieties – Ukadiche Modak, Mawa Modak, and Kesar Mawa Modak.
Price: Rs 35 onwards
Places to get takeaway from
1. Gypsy Corner
This eatery in Dadar also has Ukdiche Modak on offer. While you are there, also get some Pav Bhaji and Batata vada for a filling snack.
Where: Opposite Shiv Sena Bhawan, Keluskar Road, Dadar Shivaji Park
Price: Rs 45 onwards
If you have a sweet tooth, you should definitely check out Aaswad. Not just Modak, you can get traditional dessert like Gajar ka halwa, jalebi, Ras Malai, to name a few.
Where: 61, Mejwani, Sadanand, Gokhale Road, Dadar West
Price: Rs 45
3. Vinay Health Home
This eatery in Charni Road is selling delicious modaks, along with some Maharashtrian delicacies. Don’t miss out on Misal Pav, Puneri Misal, Kothimbir Vadi if you happen to visit.
Where: Jawar Mansion, Dr BA Jaikar Marg, Charni Road
Price: Rs 25