We all know that Indians are Foodies! All the cities across India have their own set of well-known food corners as famous landmarks. And the city of Chennai is no way behind in strongly competing with them with a bunch of power-packed food spots – some of the traditional and some new arrivals… but all are yummy. Come… let’s taste all!
1) COAL BARBECUES
Located in the heart of Chennai T. Nagar, Coal barbecues is a crazily emerging food outlet, especially among the millennial; one of its highlights being ‘unlimited barbecue” at a fixed price. Yes, you heard it right!
2) MANI LASSI SHOP
To save you from super hot summers of Chennai City here is a very famous Mani Lassi Shop at Zam Bazaar. Its Malai Lassi is big yes-yes!
3) CREAM STONE
An exotic ice cream parlour Cream Stone is placed in Alwarpet – one of the premium locations in Chennai where all the huge south Indian stars like Kamal Hassan, Rajnikanth, etc. reside. And this is what makes it cooler. It offers a huge variety of ice creams till 3 AM daily!
4) BASHA HALWAWALA
Named after its founder Bashu Bhai, Basha Halwawala at Triplicane is a must-visit for all the sweet lovers. A delicacy called “dum ka roat” is one of its specialities; it takes 8 hours to get prepared.
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5) SHREE PASUMAI – “ORGANIC” RESTAURANT
Situated in Thiruvanmiyur, Shree pasumai is that one restaurant which offers 100% organic food – with no artificial colors & utmost taste… They proudly claim their honesty towards health– by not reusing the used oil. Vazhathandu pakoda, Vazhapoo pakoda and Moongil arisi paayaasam are some of their star dishes!
6) NOVELTY TEA HOUSE
The busiest area of Chennai Sowcarpet gets more busy when the loyal fans of “Novelty Tea House” arrive daily in a large number. Their special Cheese masala Jain pav bhaji & Orange shell ice cream are worth to die for!
7) WELCOME HOTEL
Just like its name, Welcome hotel welcomes its guests with an open heart and a big variety of tiffin items like idly vada sambar, idiyappam kurma and lot more.
8) FAROOK HOTEL
A historic place of Old Chennai, Dhashamakan still has its one of the oldest hotels intact… it’s Farooq Hotel. It has served delicious dishes from generations to generations. To name a few, it’s Egg Kheema Roti & Malai Mawa cakes are still the bestsellers.
9) ARIFA 5 AM BRIYAANI
As its name itself says, it’s a lifeline from Arifa Aapa herself – for all the early risers who feels hungry at 5 AM. And guess what? They get to binge on biryani at such an odd time. It is placed at Puliyanthope and serves Chicken, Mutton and Beef Biryanis.
10) BUHARI HOTEL
The chefs at Buhari Hotel, Mount Road are the ones who introduced Chicken 65 to the world, way back in 1951! Till now, every year they introduce one of the new dishes in their restaurant.
If you are true foodie, make sure you visit each one of the above. Chennai has a never-ending list of more such food spots where yumminess happens to the fullest. To explore them, stay glued with us. Till then, Eat Happily and Stay Healthy.