5 Best Business Meeting Spots in Mumbai

Mumbai is the definitive city for success. Home to Bollywood, the National Stock Exchange, and countless financial and scientific institutions, this alpha world city, with its estimated 18.4 million inhabitants, welcomes business travelers with top-notch business meeting venues.

Are you searching for the ideal place to seal the deal or brainstorm solutions? Here are five of our best meeting locations in Mumbai.

1. The Ruby Room at The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel

Luxury awaits in this intimate nine-seater conference room at the iconic Taj Mahal Palace Hotel. In-room features include Wi-Fi, audio-visual equipment and plush seating. After your initial meeting adjourns, head to the hotel's Sea Lounge to refuel, relax and seal the deal alongside seaside views. Food prices are moderate, roughly Rupees 1,750 per person. Colaba Ferry terminal is nearby, and several bus lines take you to Chhatrapati Shivaji Railway Terminus.

This rail station, now a UNESCO World Heritage Site, acts as the "Grand Central" of Mumbai. It is ideal for long-distance and commuter travel, taking you to business meetings both city-central and on the outskirts.

Apollo Bunder, Apollo Bandar, Mumbai, 400001 Tel. +91 22 6665 3366

2. Indigo Delicatessen

This European-style eatery features circular boutique seating, ideal for casual business gatherings. A low-key cafe, with great food and drinks, might be all you need to brainstorm those ideas sure to wow your clients. Food prices average Rupees 700-1,000 per person at Indigo Delicatessen. Pali Market Bus Station is around the corner.

8 Fatima Villa, 29th Road, Pali Naka, Bandra West, Mumbai 400050 Tel. +91 22 2643 8100

3. Yauatcha

This Michelin-starred restaurant is renowned for its high-quality dim sum Cantonese cuisine, and the ambiance is ideal for business-casual meetings where you can hash out the final details over a great meal. Food prices are affordable, roughly Rupees 900-1,000 per person at Yauatcha. Laxmi Tower Bus Station is nearby, as is the airport.

First Floor, Raheja Tower, C Block BKC, Bandra Kurla Complex, Bandra East, Mumbai 400051 Tel. +91 92 2222 2800

4. Boardroom at Rodas Ecotel Hotel

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Two quiet boardrooms are ready for your business travel at Rodas Ecotel Hotel in Mumbai, and they feature seating for either eight or 10 guests. Full audio-visual services, Internet kiosks and valet parking ensure that your clients are never inconvenienced. Catering is also available, serving Indian, Chinese or Continental cuisine. Food prices start at Rupees 1,200 per person.

Hiranandani Bus Depot and Kanjurmarg Railway Station are nearby.

Central Ave, Hiranandani Gardens, Powai, Mumbai 400076 Tel. +91 22 6693 6969

5. Fratelli Fresh at Renaissance Mumbai Convention Centre Hotel

If you have a business dinner on the horizon, you can't go wrong with Fratelli Fresh, located near Lake Powai in the Renaissance Mumbai Convention Centre Hotel. Impress clients with your business finesse and your choice of fine Italian dining, all within a short drive from Mumbai International Airport. The hotel also features a sundeck terrace and central bar. Dinner entrees generally range from Rupees 820 to 1,500.

2 & 3B Near Chinmayanand Ashram, Powai, Mumbai 400087 Tel. +91 22 6692 7491

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