20th October 2014, Mumbai: Last evening, the city witnessed a grand opening of 5 – The Restaurant that promises to get bigger, better and bolder with a touch of epicurean finesse in its second spell to re-kindle taste buds. Opened in the by-lanes of Khar, the new 5 offers a progressive, casual dining experience and comfort gourmet cuisine. The vibe was pleasing and light-hearted; with a scrumptious food and bar night that swept hearts of many.
Those present at the evening were Bhisham Mansukhani-wine connossieur and journalist, Suprio Bose of the Indian Food Freak, Rannvijay, Sanjay Gupta, Rohit & Manasi Roy, Parveen Dabbas & Preeti Jhangiani, Daboo & Vickey Ratnani, Naved Jaffrey and Shibani Kashyap who mesmerised the crowd with her scintillating vocals.
The kitchen offers a contemporary rendition of European cuisine; wherein global favourites are infused with fresh local and seasonal ingredients. The menu of new 5 boasts of a delectable array of soups, salads, bar bites and desserts alongside the main course which offers many a hearty option.
Featuring a stylish bar that accentuates rustic decor, offbeat lighting, decorative displays and artwork, the contemporary all day bar blends spotlessly with the restaurant’s thoughtful interiors. A great selection of beers, wines, fresh cocktails, margaritas and spirits, the new 5 is an ideal place for a laid back’ beer lunch, a get together after work or for a relaxed evening of jazz, sangrias and canapés.
Roy Edwin, Restaurateur & Co-owner commented, “We are delighted to refurbish the restaurant in this encouraging market scenario with a new look and feel, eclectic menu, smart-sized healthy offerings and creative bar styling. We envision highlighting the fun, social aspect of the dining experience, making the setting more intimate, comfortable, entertaining; showcasing live music with exquisite works of art coupled with a variety of curated food concepts and events. For our loyal patrons and potential customers, the new 5 is all set to re-launch and offer a heightened sense of pleasurable dining experience that will make you want to come back for more!”
5- The Restaurant has been planned as a 55-seater restaurant, with a seating capacity in the inside section, and 12 in the outside area. Complimentary accompaniment in the form of fresh breads & herb butter, shell pasta with pickled zucchini, and Dijon mustard & cream sauce, are served at each table.
Red Palm Residency, Guru Gobind Singh Marg, 3rd Road Khar (W), Mumbai – 400052.
5 – The Restaurant is open Monday through Sunday 12 noon to 1 am