“Andheri, Western suburb of Mumbai is a hotspot on western railway route, known for its bollywood lifestyle, MIDC and SEEPZ kind of commercial locations and IT sectors, Famous temple like Hare Rama Hare Krishna and Its 5 star hotels, pubs and Discos near juhu beach.
With soaring rates of Property, Andheri is quite known for its real estate locations like Lokhandwala, 4 Bungalow, 7 Bungalows, Versova and Andheri JVPD juhu scheme where major film stars stays, Andheri is also some of the costliest locations of suburb as well connected to National & International airport, central suburb locations like Ghatkopar, Vikhroli etc..”
Famous Shopping Malls at Andheri
Shoppers Stop is one of the famous and oldest shopping malls quite near station at about 10 to 15 minutes walk able distance at Andheri West, Also there is Citi mall and Infinity mall located at Link Road famous for shopping branded clothes and other items.
Shopping Eating and Markets in Andheri
Low Budget Shopping Centres
There is Aarsa (arsa) shopping centre exactly opposite Andheri station (west) on S.V.Road, also there is bonny plaza stopping in front of station (West), where one can easily find some low budget/cheap cost shops for clothes with bargain options. Also one can find medium brand shirts, trousers, jeans and shoes here.
Famous Eating Locations of Andheri
From 5 star luxury hotels to street food stalls, everything is readily available in this suburb called Andheri. Lots of eating places near station like the famous McDonald’s and other small AC/Non AC restaurants. One of the old veg restaurant known in west is Radha Krishna (opposite Shoppers Stop). More details on late night eating locations
Andheri’s Local Vegetable Markets
At almost all locations of Andheri Mumbai there is vegetable market which is easily accessible.
Branded Showrooms for shoes, clothes and accessories for girls/women are available at Shoppers Shop, Infinity mall, Lokhandwala Complex. For Electronic products, croma at Juhu. This are some known locations of Andheri for branded products available in showrooms.
Discos and Pubs
J49 and Rasburry at juhu are two of the famous discotheques.
Sightseeing at Andheri
Among other places to see when in Andheri, Juhu Chowpatty is very famous beach for its eateries and hangouts. Then there is hare rama hare Krishna (iskon) temple just adjacent to juhu beach, there is a rich people stay location like Lokhandwala complex, Seven Bungalow and JVPD juhu scheme where famous celebrities of Bollywood resides. Andheri (East) has places like Powai Lake, Hiranandani Garden, Holy Family Church good to be seen while hanging out.
For entertainment options there are Multiplexes theatres and Cinema halls like Fame Adlabs at Citi Mall, Fun Republic exactly opposite to Fame theatre. And not to forget the beautiful PINKY Cinema in East near station (Now called Pinky talkie town, Now Closed), Another is Movie star Near Andheri Highway just 10 to 15 minutes distance from east.
Andheri IT Technology Parks and Commercial locations
Seepz and MIDC are two of the famous commercial zones and Technology parks for IT sector in Mumbai, Most of the famous MNC in technology has there offices here, this place is about half hour distance via vehicle in Andheri east.
How to reach Andheri
For people who want to know where is Andheri in Mumbai? And how to reach, Reaching Andheri by road is possible via Taxi and Best Bus from any location in Mumbai and especially as it is very near to Santacruz airport. Best way to reach here is via Western Railway local trains which is very convenient and faster.
See Also : State’s First Digital Library