Top 10 Best Restaurants in Adyar
In Adyar, the best restaurants are mostly the old ones which continue to delight foodies with great service and new tasty dishes. Right from street food joints to fine-dine restaurants, Adyar has restaurants for all budgets. Runs Hotel, one of the oldest hotels still thriving with hundreds of loyal customers serves the best wheat parotta in Chennai. Sangeetha Vegetarian, Grand Sweets and Adyar Ananda Bhavan put up their first restaurants in Adyar. Themed restaurants like Animal Kingdom, The Rock and Rainforest started out as experimental projects but have become very popular spots for get together parties in Chennai. Rainforest is the first option for occasions like birthday and get together parties among the youth.
Prems Graama Bhojanam is Adyar’s favorite vegetarian restaurant. Dishes like Sambar Sadam, Ragi Roti, Sukku coffee and Millet dosa tastes better here than any other place in the locality. Sangeetha vegetarian restaurant may not be as popular as Adyar Ananda Bhavan or Saravana Bhavan, but it is one of the most loved restaurants in Chennai. The first branch in Adyar still attracts a large crowd every single day. Hotel Runs near Adyar signal serves an exquisite menu that covers all Indian style foods. Krishna Sweets at Kasturibhai 1st main road is another vegetarian restaurant which serves delicacies like Kesari, sambar vadai, mini-idli and varities of appam. Sri Krishna is also a decent place to have lunch. For home food fans, Agarwal's Ghar Ka Khana is the only choice for pure-veg North Indian dishes. Try the pure vegetarian buffet at Jalpaan and it will surprise you for sure.
Adyar also has a fair share of outlets that serve American, European, Continental and Italian food. That Madras place and The Stop are two places where global cuisines are prepared by experienced chefs. The Stop has indoor games like snooker which mixes dining with entertainment. M'Bessy Kitchen in Esthell Hotel is a bar and restaurant spread in two levels. They serve tasty starters in fancy plates. Bombay Brasserie in Gandhinagar 1st main road is a must visit place for food lovers with a taste for art. The plates, glasses, bottles and saucers all talk art. The dishes are freshly prepared, decorated and flavored to provide wholesome feast for your senses besides the taste buds.
Munveedu, the chettinad restaurant with an ambience that reflects ancient clay huts of South India is definitely a place worth trying. It serves traditional cuisines from Tamilnadu. Mutton Boti, Liver, Kozhi Porichathu,Nehili fish fry, Vazhapooo Vadai and Airameen Kulambhu are some of the signature dishes that are good with steamed rice and make a spicy lunch. Anjappar’s menu is very boring without anything new to try though it is still a good fine-dining option. Ponnusamy, the oldest restaurant is no different. These outlets provide high consistency in taste and service without many new cuisine additions. Kozhi Idli is very good for take-away. Kozhi Thokku costs justRs.85 and it beats every dish out there in taste.
Arabian food is growing very popular in Chennai SeaShell, Daawat and Zaitoon are good choices in Adyar. Zaitoon’s Arabian food is very impressive among the category. For dinner, Arabian restaurants are a good choice. Beef is not found in fine-dine restaurants at fair prices in Chennai but dishes like Lasagne Bolognis in Azzuri Bay is one dish which is bound to surprise beef eaters. Azzuri Bay provides a casual dining experience like none other with a rooftop section. Pets are allowed too. Crimson Chakra in the same campus serves buffet with a continental menu.
Craveyard café serves beautiful cup cakes with many flavors colors and different tastes. Waffles are now catching up in Chennai with some the rich people have started having it for breakfast regularly. Waffles Thru the Day serves many varities of waffles with hash brown strawberries, cream, mushrooms and baked beans. However the maple syrup is missing. Fruit Shop on Greams road serves over hundred varities of juices, ice cream and milkshakes. Burgers, Pizzas and Pastas are available in many casual dining outlets which serve hot and fresh quick bites. Madras coffee house is a canteen type place good for quick coffee, tea and snacks like samosa. Those with fat wallets can hang out in Café Coffee Day which occupies every second street in Adyar. However, these places are very good for having breakfast in western style. Sigree, Zaitoon and Buhari are always dependable with enough seats ideal for corporate team outings. Out of hundreds of restaurants in Adayar, we have picked the top 10 for our readers and we believe it will guide them to choose the best one according to their preferences.