One will find instances of Tamil, Andhra and Hyderabadi cuisines on the town's platter, giving the visitors a flattering number of choices for food. However, Tirupati, being a site of much religious significance, offers only vegetarian food. One can find garnishing and distinct flavors of Peppers, Cinnamon, Chili, Peanuts, Oil, Tamarind and coconut in the preparations here.
The popular items of Tirupati are Sweet Rice, Dosas, Rava Khichdi, Tomato Rice, Lemon Rice
as well as sweets like Halwa, Payassam, Sheermal, Ladoo, Kaja
and lots more. The town is also known for a number of refreshing beverages such as Badam Milk, Masala Paal, Mango Lassi