Food of Mysore

The cuisine of Mysore has a distinct influence of Udipi cuisine on its dishes. One of the most famous items here is the traditional sweet, Mysore Pak. Other than this, Mysore's platter is brimming with authentic, traditional and local cuisines. These include Idli, Dosa, Shavige Bath, Pongal, Chutneys and Pickles, Vangi Baath (rice with Brinjal curry), Bisi bele bath (a spicy preparation of rice) as well as a number of sweets such as Payasam, Jalebi, Rave Unde, Ladoo and more. Indian filter coffee and Adike (Areca nut) with Betel leaf are also popular items.

Here are the top 14 restaurants in Mysore:

1. Tiger Trail

Hotel Metropole,5 JLB Road, 
North Indian, Chinese
7:30 AM to 10 AM, 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM (Mon-Sun)

2. Sapphire

SE of Mysore, Mysore 
lunch 12.30-2.45PM, snacks 2.45-7.45PM, dinner 8-11PM
INR 700 For Two

3. Vinayaka Mylari

79, Nazarbad Main Road, Near Police Station, Doora, Mysore 
South Indian
6:30 AM to 1:30 PM, 3 PM to 9 PM (Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun), Closed (Wed)

4. Malgudi Café

Chittaranjan Palace, 2270 Vinoba Road, Jayalakshmipuram, Mysore 
INR 150 For Two

5. Anu?s Bamboo Hut

A simple bamboo shack on the terrace in a quiet lane, Anu's Bamboo Hut offers healthy lunch buffets that start at 1 pm sharp. All the dishes are preapred by the cafe owner Ms Anu and the nearby yoga students are a frequent. Don't miss the banana chocolate apple pie here.

6. Parklane Hotel

An upscale restaurant right next to Mysore Palace, Parklane Hotel holds a multi-cuisine restaurant that offers multiple ranges of seating open garden restaurant, poolside restaurant, terrace restaurant and indoors lit with rustic decors. There is also live classical Indian instrument music to accompany you every night.

7. Dosa Point

Shop 1615, P & T Block, Opposite Sri Ramana Gnana Kendra, Adichunchanagiri Road, Kuvempunagar, Mysore 
South Indian, Beverages
8 AM to 10 PM

A perfect place to enjoy Mysore's dosa dishes, Dosa Point is often croded and people are seen enjoying their dosas outside when the inside seeting is full. Don't miss the famous rava onion dosa or ghee dosa here.

8. Old House

451, Jhansi Rani Lakshmi Bai Road, Chamrajpura, Mysore 
Italian, Pizza
7:30 AM to 9:45 PM (Mon-Thu), 7:30 AM to 10:15 PM (Fri-Sun)

A tastefully decorated with a modern twist to Mysore's heritage, The Old Place is an Italian restaurant that serves delicious salads, wood-fire oven pizzas, risottos and classic pastas. Also pouplar for their hearty brekfast options, one should definitely try their drinks - from coffee, hot chocolate and mocktails.

9. Depth 'n' Green

228/3, Near Ganapathi Temple, Gokulam Main Road, Gokulam, Mysore 
Sandwich, Burger, Italian, Desserts, Beverages
Closed (Mon),8:30am ? 9:30pm (Tue-Sun)

A healthy delight, Dpeth N Green in Mysore serves delicious breakfast options around the cloak ranging from salads, smoothies, sadwiches, toasts and even a good old thali. Sometimes they also have muical evening sets to enjoy.

10. Rasa Dhatu

10th Cross, Adi Pampa Road, V.V Mohalla, Gokulam, Mysore 
South Indian, Healthy Food, Fast Food
8 AM to 10 PM (Mon-Sun)

An organic rafe, Rasa Dhatu offers vegan and gluten free options for their customers along with healthy salads, cakes, soups and even traditional dishes. Just a heads up, services can be a little slow.

11. Rrr Mysore Restaurant

Sri Harsha Road, Near Mahatma Gandhi Statue, Lasker Mohalla, Doora, Mysore, India 
Biryani, North-Indian, Mughlai
12 Noon to 4 PM, 6 PM to 11:30 PM
INR 400 For Two

12. Indra Cafe Paras

Sayyaji Rao Road, Chamrajpura, Mysore, India 
10:30 AM to 10:30 PM
INR 500 For Two

13. Cafe Aramane

Famous amongst the locals, Cafe Aramane is the perfect stop for authenticSouth Indian thalis and brekfast. It also prepares speciality dosas every day for the week and is decked up in murals of Mysore dusshera and has an old charming vibe to it.

14. Madhushahi Samosa Centre

Established in 1988, Madhushahi Samosa Centre is serving mouth-watering samosa chats in a small corner in a little lane. Run by a Bihari family the shop is only open for a dedicated time and one can accept a little queue to enjoy their delicacies.

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