Namma Bengaluru- the city of lights, color and its amazing people. The Bangalore streets are equally known for their mouthwatering menus as its traffic.
You would just head out of home to take a stroll, and would be back after a relishing feast. How could you resist the cozy Bangalore weather without trying out its lustrous and lip smacking food right off the gallies! The best thing about the Bangalorean streets are that there are no linguistic barriers- English, Hindi, Tamil or just a beginners Kannada would help you through the best evenings.
We have put together everything- the best places with their famous delights- for every possible chowhound.
- “THINDI BHEEDI” or VV Puram road
It’s the legendary street food king offering everything so delicious that would make you rely more on gym to burn the calories. It starts off with the traditional delights like milk dipped chirotti and holige (Karnataka snacks) and the idlis, vadas and dosas, move on to Gobi Manchurian Rolls, the hot Jalebis, and not to miss the Rasagulla chaat.
- Malleshwaram It’s the best place for shopping and munching without burning a hole in your pocket.
Central Tiffin Room
Have you ever drooled over the advertisements showcasing chunks of butter, lavishly spread over hot dosas? Surprise your eyes and taste buds, for CTR has been serving Utterly Butterly delicious hot dosas for 6 decades. They also serve the tastiest Idlies, Vada and kesaribath.
If you are in Bangalore, you must try its authentic local food at this place. Akki rotis and Ragi rotis served hot on banana leaf, make it irresistible.
Apart from these well-known places, every street in Malleshwaram is waiting to surprise you with their innovative recipes.
Amidst the broad roads, Indiranagar is home to some of the best sandwiches and Pani Puris. If rolls, kebabs and tikkas are your thing then Khan Saheb Grill and Rolls is the place you must go. Their paneer tikka is among the best ones– the paneer is soft, marinated well and grilled to perfection. Non-veggies can try the Reshmi chicken tikka or the chicken kali mirch which are among the fastest moving items on the menu.
- JayanagarIf you’re here, you must visit Chatar Patar, for the best north Indian snacks. The huge variety offered here, from the Black current gapagap to Ahmedabad dabeli, would leave you baffled to choose the right one.Want something out of the blue? How about a CHOCOLATE SANDWICH…
Grab it at Hari’s Sandwich Zone, right next to a sweet lassi shop where you can sip in some soothing lassi after a healthy sandwich and chaats.
- BasavanagudiBrahmin’s Coffee bar
The best in class authentic south Indian food. Popular for its brewing coffee and crispy Vada and not to forget the soft and yummy idlies. It’s long known for its Idly-Vada combo along with coffee on a wet day.Karnataka Bhel House – One can never keep count of the number of plates of Chaat you eat here, for it’s as economical as it is healthy. The best dishes here are the Dahi puri, Masala puri, sev puri and tikki puri.
Kaali Dosa- Wondering what it is?
A Kannada word, meaning “Just the dosa”. Served up very soft, it tastes divine with the accompanying chutney. If you are in Bangalore, NEVER miss this place for its tastiest and most famous Kaali Dosa.