Andheri is a suburb located in the heart of
Mumbai. It extends from the Mumbai coastline in the west to the suburb of Kurla in the east. Both the suburbs are connected through the Gokhale bridge for road commuters while the Metro Line 1
provides Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) east-west connectivity. In fact, Andheri is
the first and foremost suburb in Mumbai to be connected through Metro.
Andheri is also well
connected by a network of roads, link roads, and the Highway to various parts of Mumbai. This consists of Andheri-Kurla Road in the
east, Swami Vivekanand Road and Link Road in the west, and the arterial
Jogeshwari-Vikhroli Link Road provides connectivity from the WEH
to the eastern suburb of Vikhroli via Andheri and Powai. Literally, Andheri boasts to have strong infrastructure providing widespread
Andheri is also one of the
cultural and entertainment hubs of suburban Mumbai. It has many top eatery
franchises and chains such as Bar Stock Exchange, Urban Tadka, Bombay Barbecue, and many others. Popular cinema and mall franchises such as PVR, Infiniti,
Cinemax and Carnival are located in Andheri. Since. Celebrity movie screenings are scheduled
at many of these, Andheri is known to be celebrity-spotting hot spot.