ZONE I                                    SHRI VASANT SHETTY

Vasant Refreshments, Ballard Estate, Mumbai

Shri Vasant S. Shetty is the eldest son of Late Shri Shama Shetty, who started Vasant Refreshment at Ballard Estate in the year 1962. The management of the Hotel is being looked after by Shri Vasant Shetty along with his younger brother Shri Jagdish Shetty. They also own a Chef and Bake Cake shop at Ballard Estate.Read more


ZONE II                                 SHRI MOHAN M SHETTY


Hindmata,  Tardeo, Mumbai

Shri Mohan M Shetty, aged 66 years, is the son of an illustrious first generation Hotelier, Shri Late Muthappa Shetty, owner of Hindmata Restaurant, Tardeo.


He is in the Hotel business since last 49 years. He did his schooling and simultaneously assisted his father in the Hotel Business. He always encouraged his hotel employees to study while they worked as he himself did. He also helped and encouraged many youngsters to establish their own business.


A strong devotee of Lord Krishna, he is actively involved and participates in the activities of ISKON for the last 20 years. He was instrumental in starting ‘Govinda’s Restaurant’ at ISKON, Chowpaty.

He is the uncle of our ex Hon. Gen. Secretary and the present Promotion Committee Chairman, Sukesh Shetty. He always supported and encouraged him in the activities of AHAR.


ZONE III                               SHRI RAMANNA K SHETTY


Sarovar Restaurant, Topiwala Building,

Dr Ambedkar Road, Parel, Mumbai 400012

Born in Mundkur, Karnataka in 1945, Shri Ramanna K Shetty came to Mumbai in 1961. He joined his brother Shri Sanjeeva K Shetty and was conducting Hotel Sarvodaya for 22 years. In 1996, he started his own Hotel Sarovar. He had studied upto 12th Standard at Karnataka Night High School, Fort. He is blessed with 2 daughters and a son. He provided them with best education. All his children are married. He lost his better half Smt Durgamma Shetty 2 years back. A very soft spoken man who does his silent help, donation etc He is a member of AHAR since last 20 years and always helpful in any matters.


We pray the almighty to bless Shri Ramanna Shetty and his family with everlasting happiness.


ZONE IV                            SHRI K.S. NARAYANASWAMY


Manis Lunch Home,

153/C, Mhaskar Building,Opp HinduColony.

Near Ruia College,Matunga [East],

Mumbai 400019

Mani’s Lunch Homewas started by Late Shri V. S. Mani Iyer who hailed from Palakkad, Kerala in 1937. It serves South Indian delicacies of with consistent quality since last 75 years. Shri K. S. Narayanaswamy is now looking after the hotel after his father’s demise in 1978, ably supported by brothers Venkatesh and Raman. They have a branch at Sion and other near Shankar Mutt Matunga.


The quality of the food items served were recognized and the hotel was honored with BEST South Indian Restaurant in Mumbai by Savvy Cook-Book F & B Award 2006,


Certificate of Excellencein 2013 by Mi Maharashtrian TV Channel and Gold Medal for South Indian Cuisine by Society of Spl Executive Magistrate in 2004. A soft spoken and humble Narayanaswamy is well supported by his spouse Smt Parvati Narayanaswamy and blessed with a son and a daughter. His efforts in keeping the traditional taste and flavor of south Indian dishes over the decades are highly appreciable.

We wish him and his family and venture all the best


ZONE V                              SHRI INDER SINGH LAMBA


Lamba Punjab Restaurant,

16, Chadva Apt,Opp Diamond Park,S.T. Road, Chembur,

Mumbai 400071

Shri Inder Singh Lambastarted his career at the age of 15 years. He inherited the honesty, hard working and discipline from his father late Maktool Singh, an Ex Army man. Lamba Restaurant has maintained a very high standard in quality of food and service with constant quality check and adoption of new techniques. Shri Lamba is well versed with all rules and regulation of hospitality industry besides being a Master Chef himself. Lamba Restaurant is known for its tasty and delicious Punjabi foods.


Shri Lambais supported by his spouse Smt Harpreet Kaur, son Karanveer Singh Lamba, a techno savvy who is also Managing Committee member of Zone-III and a daughter. Shri Lamba is very soft spoken and donates to the needy without any hype or publicity.

We wish him and his family all the success.


ZONE VI                                 SHRI BHASKAR Y SHETTY


Sharat Lunch home,

171,Keshrani Bhavan Bldg,LBS Marg,

Ghatkopar [West],

Mumbai 400086


Born in 1942 in Adve, KarnatakaShri Bhaskar Shetty came to Mumbai at the tender age of 10 yrs. He worked in a hotel at Andheri in the beginning. He later conducted Hotel Sadanand Veg Restaurant in Ghatkopar in 1968. Then, he started his own Sharat Lunch Home in Ghatkopar in1973. He acquired Hotel Signet Bar & Restaurant (which is now known as Shloka Dining Bar) in Mulund in 1995.


A very simple, straightforward and honest man is known for his hard work. Even at the age of 71 he attends the hotel and manages its affairs. He is blessed with 4 daughters. He is an active AHAR worker since its inception.


A kind hearted man always helped the needy. His son in law Shri Harish Shetty was our committee member in the past.


We salute this man who rose from nothing to become leading hoteliers with his sheer hard work.


We pray the almighty to bless him and his family with ever lasting happiness.


ZONE VII                                      SHRI RAM PRATAP


Pratap The Dhaba,

Shop No 30/31, Link Plaza, Behind Oshiwara Police Station,

Andheri [West],


Shri Ram Pratap, born in Nainital in 1933, came to Mumbai at an early age and started his career as a Hotelier. He owns Pratap Wild Dining at Oshiwara, Andheri [E] and also owns Hotel Pratap Regency and Pratap Chandni Chowk at Nainital andHotel Pratap Heritage at Mahabaleshwar.


He is well supported by his 2 sons. A very silent social worker and donor, he rarely works for publicity.


A man of simple living has created the quality food serving chain of hotels through hard work and dedication.


AHAR prays the almighty to bless him and his family with everlasting happiness.


ZONE VIII                                    SHRI YOGESH SHENOY


Amantran Restaurant & Bar,

Plot no 258, Opp Railway Bridge,

Khar [East],  

Mumbai 400051

Born in 1946 in Saligrama, Karnataka Shri Yogesh Shenoy came to Mumbai in 1960 and started assisting his brother in his General Store. He did his schooling in Night High School at Parel.

He ran a Restaurant at Shahapur for 6 years with his friend Shri Ratnakar Shetty. They later managedTOTO’S PUB at Pali Hill Road for 6 years. In 1991, they started Hotel Amantran in Khar East.


He is ably supported by Smt Vidya Y Shenoy and blessed with a son who is Software Engineer settled in California, USA and daughter,  a doctor and cosmologist settled in New Zealand.


A soft spoken and hard working Shri Shenoy is a silent social worker.


We pray the almighty to bless him and his family with all best things in life.


ZONE IX                                   SHRI KARIYA R SHETTY


Mantra Dining Bar,

Powai Plaza,Gr Floor,


Powai, Mumbai 400076.

Shri Kariya Shettyborn in Inna Mundkur, Karnataka came to Mumbai at an early age. He is in the hotel business since last 5 decades. He is co owner of Mantra Dining Bar, Hiranandani, Powai.


He is well supported by his spouse Smt Sharadha K Shetty and blessed with  a son, Harish Shetty and daughter Mrs Sujatha P Shetty.  A very soft spoken and generous person.


We pray the almighty to bless him and his family with best of health and prosperity.


ZONE X                                   SHRI DAYANAND .M. SHETTY


Athitya Restaurant & Bar

Malad (West), Mumbai - 400064 .

Born in 1952 at Yelinge, Shri Dayanand Shetty came to Mumbai at an early age.He is well known Social worker and active member of Bunts Community. He owns Athiya Retaurant & Bar at Malad (East) and he also owns chain of Country Liquor Bars in Mumbai. He is also a industrialist having factory at Ambarnath. He is in the Hotel industry since last 25 years.

He is well supported by Smt Sheela D Shetty, his spouse and blessed with 3 sons. A soft spoken and man of action is well known for his charity works.

We pray the almighty to bless him and his family with all the best things in life.


Zone X                                      SHRI SHANKAR SUVARNA


Hotel Uday,

Kandivili [West], Mumbai 400067.

Shri Shankar Suvarnaborn in Kanatavara, Karnataka came to Mumbai in 1964.

He started his own Hotel Uday in Dahanukar Wadi,  Kandivili [West] in 1987.

A soft spoken man is well supported by his wife Smt Saraswati S Suvarna and blessed with 2 sons and a daughter.We pray the almighty to bless Shri Shankar Suvarna and his family with best of health and prosperity.


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