Food of Kanyakumari

In Kanyakumari, much of what is prepared is done so with a generous use of spices and an essential garnish of coconut. Hence, one can sense these two flavours distinctly in almost all the food here. Other than these, do enjoy delicacies of freshly caught fishes, as well as typical South-Indian platters in one of their most authentic and lip-smacking forms. Typical South-Indian delicacies that one must try include Idli, Dosa, Chutney, Vada, Sambhar, Rasam, Upma, Sweet Pongal, Payassam, Kesari and more. One also finds North-Indian, Gujarati, Chinese, Rajasthani cuisines here.

Please note: Even though it is a famous tourist spot, one cannot find many restaurants that serve western cuisines.

Here are the top 7 restaurants in Kanyakumari:

1. Hotel Sea View

East Car Street,Kanyakumari,Tamil Nadu,629702 
Continental, Chinese, Indian, Seafood
6AM-11PM
INR 200-500

2. Sangam Restaurant

Main Road, Kanyakumari, Kanyakumari Locality, Kanyakumari 
Chettinad, Continental, North Indian, South Indian
8 AM to 10 PM
250

3. Hotel Annapoorna

Hotel Annapurna in Kanyakumari is a local veg-friendly restaurant in Kanyakumari serving fresh, tasty authentic South Indian Food. The budget-friendly restaurant is famous for Idlis, Vadas, Filter Coffee and Dosas.

4. Hotel Saravana

Sannathi Street, Kanyakumari 
Indian, South-Indian, Gujarati
11AM-11PM
INR 100-250

5. Archana Restaurant

East Car Street, Kanyakumari 
Tamil
INR 100

6. Seashore Hotel

East car street, Kanyakumari Locality, Kanyakumari 
South Indian, North Indian, Continental
8 AM to 10 AM, 12:30 PM to 3 PM, 6 PM to 10 PM
200

Seashore is a luxury restaurant on the 7th floor inside the Hotel Seashore offering beautiful sea views. This upscale restaurant serves both Veg and Non-Veg delicacies along with the fusion of continental dishes.

7. Auroma

Situated inside Sparsa Resort on the beach road, Auroma is an ideal choice to taste the authentic South Indian delicacies. The neat and clean restaurant is open from 7:00 AM till 11:00 PM.

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Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu
Padmanabhapuram Palace
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