Ratnagiri's cuisine popular for the evident Konkani influence that it carries. You can flatter your appetite with the rich fish curry and Kokam curry . Also Konkan style of making fish is quite different and would be good to try. So would be the Kombdi Vade , a konkani dish made of chicken and rice dumplings.
The other treasures of the cuisine here include Alphonso mangoes, Cashews, Amboli, Sandan and different types of Sharbhats including the special Kokam sharbat, Amba Panna and Shahalyache Paani which might be some of the most delicious and unique beverages you ever taste. Along with this are the other delicacies like Ambapoli, Solkhandi, Mori Masala curry or Shark Curry and Mavani Mutton curry and more.
Apart from this traditional Maharashtrian food can be enjoyed at a number of restaurants along with Modak a popular sweet.

Photos of Famous Food in Ratnagiri

Local dishes of Ratnagiri
Local dishes of Ratnagiri

Restaurants in Ratnagiri

Mithila Restaurant


07:00 am to 11:00 pm

INR 300 For Two for two

The most popular vegetarian restaurant in this area, Mithila Restaurant gets a lot of tourists for being a pure-vegetarian restaurant. Food is good and reasonably priced, but the service might be a little slow.

Maruti Mandir, Ratnagiri

Carnival Dive Inn


8AM- 10:30PM

INR 250- 300 For Two for two

Among one of the few fine dining restaurants in Ratnagiri, this place is a good option if you are looking for something fancy. The food is good, but the service is average compared to other places.

Dys Plaza, Shivaji Nagar Near Maruti Mandir

Hotel Yogi

Maharashtrian, Seafood

INR 300 For Two for two

Among one of the popular stop overs for buses on the Mumbai - Goa highway. This hotel serves nice vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes, including good seafood. The place looks clean and hygienic and the food is reasonably priced.

SAI Tara Shopping Center, Lanja, Ratnagiri - 416701, Opposite New English School


Maharashtrian, Seafood

12:30 pm to 03:30 pm & 07:30 pm to 10:30 pm

INR 300 For Two for two

One of the most famous local restaurants, this place serves excellent vegetarian thalis and good seafood. The service is a little slow, but the food is worth the wait.

Old Mal Naka, opposite Gandhi Petrol Pump

Places to Visit In Ratnagiri