Coonoor is well known for offering a delectable selection of unusual Jams like Peach, Mulberry, and Passion Fruit. You can indulge in the fresh and fruity taste of the jams while in Coonoor and also take some home. You can also experience the taste of unadulterated organic honey which is one of the best offerings of the city in terms of natural products.
The most popular local dish of Coonoor is Rajma and Avare Beans which is absolutely unmissable. The best part is that it is easily available in many local eateries, so finding and relishing it won?t be tough at all.
Other than the local favourites, both North Indian and South Indian cuisine is available in Coonoor. Mughlai food is also available in some eateries.
Hyderabadi Biryani House serves is a tourist favourite for serving delicious tandoor items and biryani at affordable prices. Ababa Cafe is perfect for the quiet, laid-back tourist who wants to sit in a peaceful corner, take in the serene ambience and enjoy some scrumptious desserts and tasty coffee. Cafe Coffee Bean serves quick snacks and fresh fruit juices. For a taste of international cuisine, visit to the Culinarium is a must as it serves European, Mediterranean, and British cuisine along with some Indian food options and is compared to authentic European restaurants in terms of food and overall ambience. Hotel Sri Lakshmi serves affordable meals and visitors suggest to stick to South Indian options here as the safest bet in terms of taste. Cafe Diem is an excellent option for vegetarians who are looking for options other than South Indian food and don?t mind spending a little extra money as it serves an entire selection of tasty and innovative vegetarian items. For those seeking a taste of the most authentic South Indian cuisine, Rangoli Restaurant in Upper Coonoor is a great option.
INR 500 for two
Offering Mughlai Cuisine in the middle of South India, this place is a must visit for all. The food is great and so is the ambience.
Mount Rd Gray's Hill Coonoor, Tamil Nadu 643101
INR 100 for two
Offers the best South Indian food in Coonoor. Coupled with great ambience and reasonable prices, one is bound to have a good time here. Their masala vadai is highly recommended.
DVD Complex, Tdk Pillai Road, Coonoor Railway Station, Coonoor - 643102
La Belle Vie
Noon-2.45PM & 7-10PM
INR 450 for two
Excellent view, excellent service and great food. When these three things describe a place, you shouldn't hesitate to give it a try. The selection of dishes from various cuisines is limited, but the food is made with rich taste.
McIver Villa (Orange Grove Road), Bedfort Near Tantea Office, Coonoor 643101, India
The Taj Garden Retreat
INR 1000 for two
For those look for a more luxurious dining experience, the Taj garden retreat is your place. The impressive restaurant offers some great multi-cuisine dishes which delight the taste buds.
The Gateway Hotel, Church Road, Coonoor, 643101