Tirunelveli has no problems when it comes to food. The most widely available food is South Indian, obviously, but if you want, other cuisines aren't that difficult to find either. The place is especially famous for its Halwas and other Indian desserts.

Photos of Famous Food in Tirunelveli

Local dishes of Tirunelveli
Local dishes of Tirunelveli

Restaurants in Tirunelveli

King's Chic


12:00AM- 11:30PM

INR 500 For Two for two

King's Chic is one of the well known restaurants of Tirunelveli. The interiors are well made and maintained, the service is quick and the helping are large. All in all, a decent place to dine at.

V V Towers, 127, Trivaudrum Road, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu 627002

Annapurna Hotel


6:30AM 11PM

This place has a very calm and relaxing environment and offers some truly delectable South Indian dishes.

No 16-D, Near Palai Bus Stand, Trivandram Road, Palayamkottai

Central Cafe

Snacks, Indian

INR 700-800 For Two for two

As the name suggests, this place is famous for its coffee. The ambience is nice and the waiters are courteous.

Central Cafe, 12, Tm Buliding, Ground floor, Tm road

Iruttu Kadai Lala Halwa Shop

Desserts, snacks


This place is known for the kind of Halwa it serves. Other snacks are also available. Takeout's are also available.

E Car St, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu 627006

Maruthi Restaurant


8:30AM- 9.30PM

INR 350-400 For two for two

Enjoy a pleasant weekend evening here with good food and music. The food is hygienic and they have plenty of options to choose from.

Srijanakiram Hotels, Madurai Road, Junction, Tirunelveli 627001

Nanthana Restaurant


7:00AM- 11PM

INR 350-400 For two for two

Nathana is one of the good restaurants in the area. The food is tasty and the service is quick.

Tirunelveli Junction, Tirunelveli - 627001, Inside Hotel Nainaar

Semmen Hotel


7AM- 11PM

This place attracts a lot of local patrons because of their authentic South Indian dishes.

No 10 A Idly Shop Complex, Opp To Selvam Theatre

Shree Bharani Hotel


10AM 6:30 PM

It's a promising place in terms of the available food options. The restaurant does not fail to please their guests.

No 29-A, Opp To Old Bus Stand, Madurai Road, Tirunelveli Junction

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