The local cuisine here is dominated by South Indian delicacies which mainly include coconut or rice. Foods like idli, Vada, Dosa, sambhar are a specialty and even in the most modest hotels you'll find some good tasting food. Filter coffee is famous here. Also, fresh fruits- if you have a knack of picking out well, these fruits can be quite refreshing. One can also have tender coconut which is available in plenty.
Here are the top 2 restaurants in Hassan:
1. Hotel GRR
Opposite Bus Stand, Bus Stand Road, Rangoli Halla, Hassan, Karnataka - 573201, India
11 AM - 11PM
INR 50- 100
Take your pick from the different thalis and other South Indian dishes at GRR.
2. Hotel Sanman
Municipal Office Road,Ammeer Mohalla,Hassan,Karnataka - 573201, India
7 AM - 10 PM
Conveniently located close to the Bus Stand, this small hotel serves fairly decent thalis and dosas.