Matunga is a locality in the heart of Mumbai City towards downtown Mumbai.It is serviced by the Matunga Road station on the Western line, Matunga on the Central Line and King's Circle station on the Harbour Line.
It is formed a part of the seven original islands of Mumbai with Mahim, then known as Mahikavati. It is said that the King of Mahikavati had his elephant stables in Matunga and that the name Matunga was derived from "Matanga", the Sanskrit word for Elephant.
Things to do near Matunga
Places to visit near Matunga
1. Shrine of Don Bosco's Madonna
The Shrine has today become a must- visit-at-any-cost spot for all Marian devotees who come to Bombay
2. Matunga Market
The Market has been here for years together and is today as popular as it was before. It is situated centrally in the area and you can get some of the finest fruits and veggies here along with flowers.
3. Maheshwari Udyan Island Garden
so you’ve had a big breakfast, and filter coffee (s) to wash it down. Repent by taking a walk to, and in, this garden. Also known as Kings Circle garden, it’s actually smacked in the middle of Matunga.
4. The Book House
You head toThe Book House, which is a 61-year-old bookstore that has secondhand books - so each time you pass by , don’t forget to visit this little sanctum and get lost in a story.
5. The Asthika Samaj Kochu Guruvayoor Sree Ram Mandir
The Sree Ram Mandir is the oldest South Indian temple in the area and is tucked away in the midst of the area near Market. This ancient temple is nearly a century old and you can see its marvelous architecture and seek blessings from the Almighty here.
6. Aurora Talkies
Aurora Talkies is the place you should visit if you love South Indian films. The theater is pretty old and you can enter a completely different era as you walk through the doors of this cinema hall.
Places to eat
1. Ram Ashraya
Fans of South Indian cuisine will have a gala time at this simple but extremely popular restaurant that is located right next to the Matunga railway station.
2. DP’s Fast Food Centre
We know we just asked you to go to a health food store, but hey, your diet starts tomorrow, doesn’t it? For a final indulgence, head to DP’s Fast Food Centre.
Cornucopia is a plush store that not only stocks exotic ingredients but gives priority to locally sourced, homegrown products. Plus points for supporting local economies!
4. Gupta Chaat Centre
This famous chaat seller in Matunga is known for his unusual Hershey’s laden chocolate sandwich and makes much more variety of dishes.
5. Dumpling Delights
Right outside Ruia, stands a food truck called Dumpling Delights. It serves different types of momos. You’ve gotta try the Tandoori Momos (INR 65 onwards), the Dumpling Soup (INR 75 onwards) and the Chicken Kothey (INR 115) if you’re a non-vegetarian.
6. Cafe Madras
Well-known spot offering traditional South Indian eats & coffee in a lively, unpretentious setting.
7. Anand Bhavan Restaurant
Dosas, filter coffee & other South Indian staples offered in a casual, family-friendly setting.
8. Cafe Mysore
Serving one of the best south Indian dishes in the town. A must try restaurant for south-Indian food lovers.
9. Arya Bhavan
Simple fast-service eatery with South Indian cuisine, popular for breakfast dishes.
10. Spring Onion
Brick walls are painted white in this minimalist dining room serving a Chinese and Indian menu.
Top Schools & Colleges
1. Don Bosco High School
2. Shishuvan School
3. South Indian Education Society High School
4. Shree Amulakh Amichand Bhimji Vividhlakshi Vidyalaya
5. Lions Pioneer High School
6. Guru Nanak Khalsa College of Arts, Science & Commerce
7. Ramniranjan Anandilal Podar College of Commerce and Economics
8. Ramnarain Ruia Autonomous College
9. D. G. Ruparel College of Arts, Science and Commerce
10. Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute
Pest Control Service
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Top Companies & Bussiness Centers
1. Ramalingam Agro Products Pvt. Ltd.
3. Blitz Infotech
4. National Facility for Biopharmaceuticals
5. Gomathy Moorthy Enterprises