Where is Shivaji Park? Shivaji Park Info

Shivaji Park is the most popular ground in Dadar. Well, Shivaji Park became popular for Sachin Tendulakar’s ground, as the cricketer is from Dadar area and has made many records on the ground of Shivaji Park. The area is around 28 acres and is surrounded by Katta boundary. It is a hangout point of many couples, children learn sports on this ground like Cricket, Football and Baseball. Cricket is the most popular sports played on the ground.

It takes around 15 minutes from Dadar Western Railway station to reach the ground. From Domestic airport it should not take more then 30 minutes by cab. Shivaji Park can also be called  as the center point of Borivali and Churchgate.

Every year political part hold a rally at the ground on the festive occasion of Dussehra. Balasaheb Thackeray, chief of Shiv Sena, as given numerous speech on the ground, now he is no more the speech will be given by his son Udhhav Thackeray and grandson Aditya Thackeray.

Top 5 Popular places around Shivaji Park are:

Shivaji Park Gymkhana

Shivaji Park Swimming Pool

Shivaji Park Crematorium

Shivaji Park Photo Studio

Shivaji Park Police Station

Retail shops which are located near Shivaji Park are Stylo, Stylo NX, Origin, Anand Collection, Avanti, Avanti NX, Alankar, Ganesh Fashions, Jyotilakshmi, Heera, Jyoti and many more. I have purchased clothes from Stylo Showroom and according to me is the best shop for formal shirts, Trousers, Cotton Trousers, very good collection of Fahrenheit Tshirts and casual shirts.

Restaurants near Shivaji Park area are Masalazone, Tibbs Frankie (awesome Chicken Tikka Frankie), Aaswad Uppahar (popular for Missal and Batata Wada), Ashok Wada pav ( it is located near Kirti College and serves the best Wada pav from Mumbai), Apoorva (Pav Bhaaji, Paneer Crispy), Gold Rush (Pav Bhaji), Gypsy, ChandraGupta and Paul Chinese which delivers awesome chicken lollipops.

Milk Centers available near Shivaji Park are Thote, Amul Milk and Prabhat Dairy.

Shivaji Park, Dadar Pin Code is 400028.

Movie Theatres near the area are Starcity which can also be called as a mini theatre, is a good theatre with reasonable ticket rate of Rs. 150 approximately, serves good caramel popcorn, Plaza theatre not recommendable, all cheap crowd goes there and also citylight theatre.

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Vidyalankar Coaching Classes from Dadar

Vidyalankar Coaching classes main head office is situated in Dadar west. The founder of the coaching classes has opened many branches all over India and nourishes students with good and highly qualified faculty.The professors teaching in Vidyalankar are mostly from B Schools. The Coaching classes was started in the year 1960 and is amongst the oldest coaching classes from India.

Vidyalankar claims itself that it is the best coaching classes for all India level Engineering/ Medical Entrance Exam. The classes provides students with the best faculty for IIT JEE Main, IIT JEE Advanced, GATE, CMAT, CAT + CMAT, CAT Postal program, B.Sc (Information Technolgy) and many other courses.

There are 2 branches of Vidyalankar in Dadar East. One is situated at Lakhamsi Nappu Rd and the other is situated at DV Pradhan Road. Nearby popular locations the the classes are Prithvi Restaurant and Bar, Shanti Niketan Hotel, Vidyasagar Classes, Edu Forum International and Javed Habib Hair Cutting Salon. Nearby places to the other branch are Eshwar Guest House and Punjab National Bank.

In 2013, all of the students who appeared for IIT JEE Main from Vidyalankar coaching classes got cleared. Aditya Kale who stood first in Mumbai for IIT JEE Main 2013, is from Vidyalankar classes.


Vidyalankar House, Plot No. 56, 1st Lane, Hindu Colony,

D V Pradhan Rd, Dadar East, Mumbai – 400014

Contact Number: 022 24185526

Official Site: www.vidyalankar.org

On the website, you are allowed to appear for free online tests of IIT JEE Main, IIT JEE Advanced, BITSAT and many other tests.It gives you details of Time Table, test schedule, online attendance report and MTG paper solutions. You also get to see Today’s and Tomorrow’s lecture schedules of classes.  Fees for the courses varies from course to course. However, the fees for 2 year IIT course is Rs. 60900.

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Dadar Catering College

Dadar catering college which is called as Institute of Hotel Management, Catering Technology and applied nutrition, Mumbai, is one of the oldest and most reputed catering college from Maharashtra. Lilavati Munshi was the one who formed theAll India Women’s Central Food Council in 1954. IHM Mumbai was formed when Late Smt. Lilavati Munshi with a gang of confident women started small scale restaurants in Mumbai city, where Lilavati was the one who gave training on cooking and other related things to cooking.


The college is located at Swatantrya Veer Savarkar Marg (Cadell Road). Popular places around catering college are Suryavanshi Hall, Dr. Antonio Da’Silva Technical high school, Masalzone Restaurant, Dadar West Post Office, Baskin Robins Ice Cream, Dadar Mumbai 28 Hotel and Siddhivinayak Temple. It is 15 to 20 minutes walking distance and 1.2km from Dadar Railway Station and if you take a cab, your taxi fare should not be more then Rs. 20. Minimum auto fare in Mumbai is Rs. 19. From Shivaji Park it takes 2mins walking distance from the college.

There are 3 ways to reach college from Dadar station:

Ranade Road and Swatantrya Veer Savarkar Marg (1.2km)

NC Kelkar Road (1.6km)

Swatantrya Veer Savarkar Marg (2.4km)


Dadar Catering College,

Swatantrya Veer Savarkar Marg,

Cadell Road,

Dadar West, Mumbai,

Maharashtra 400028

Contact number: 022 2445 7241


Courses Offered

B.Sc. in Hospitality and Hotel  Administration  {3 years}:

It is a full time course of 3 years and 6 semesters. The courses starts from month of July or August. Fees for this course is approximately Rs. 2 lakhs. Student who has completed his HSC from any reputed university from India is allowed to for the course eligibility. This is the most popular course from IHM.

Craftsmanship course in Food Production and Patisserie:

The course commenses in July/August and is of one and haly year. The fees are approximately Rs. 45000 plus other taxes.

Craftsmanship course in Food & Beverage Service:

It is a full time 17 week course, generally one year. The approximate fees are Rs. 20,000.

Certificate Course in Cookery:

This course is much more popular between housewives who wants to impress their husband and family with some tasty delicious food. The course is of 17 weeks which starts in July. Timings are Monday to Friday from 2:30pm to 5:30pm and fees approximately Rs. 30,000.

Certificate Course in Bakery:

This course is of 12 weeks with maximum 30 students in a batch. It starts in the month of July and fees are appproximately Rs. 30,000.

Certificate Course in Bartending:

SSC is the minimum qualification required for course eligibility and is of 12 weeks. Personal interview is the only method used for the admission in this course.

Official Site: www.ihmctan.edu

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