Visakhapatnam's cuisine is a blend of all that's in and around. From an elaborate South-Indian thali, the local favorite Hyderabadi Biryani , flattering North-Indian food to instances of fast food and the tangy and teasing Andhra cuisine, there is little space left in Visakhapatnam's platter.
Do try the South-Indian relishes here such as Dosas, Idlis, and Upmas as well as popular items like Murri Mixture, Pickles and Chutneys, Booralu, Pulihara, Appadams and much more. One may also want to try Laskora Undalu (coconut laddu) Sunnundallu, Pachadi-typically made of vegetables/greens and roasted green/red chilies, Pappu Koora(Lentil based dish), Vepudu(Fry)- crispy fried vegetables and Garelu (A type of Vada) .
Pastry, Coffee n' Conversation
11 AM to 11 PM
INR 400 For Two for two
PCC, as it is commonly known, is quite a decent place where one can enjoy different types of sumptuous cakes and fast food like puffs and pizzas. It's a popular hangout spot for the youth.
21, SiripuramJunction, Dutt Island, Siripuram, Visakhapatnam, India
12 Noon to 4 PM
INR 450 For Two for two
Sea Inn is hailed as a landmark in terms of food business in Vizag and is a highly recommended place by tourists and locals alike. It mainly offers your typical spicy, Andhra dishes, both vegetarian and non vegetarian. For the non-vegetarians, the seafood dishes are a must try.
Beach Road, Opposite Cyclone Shelter, Rushikonda, Visakhapatnam, India
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM & 7 - 10:30 PM
INR 300-350 for two for two
A simple family restaurant, Masala offers some really delicious Andhra, Chinese and Tandoori fare on their menu.
Signature Towers, 1st fl, Asilmetta, Vishakhapatnam, Tamil Nadu, India
6 AM to 11 PM
INR 800 For Two for two
If you're looking to get a taste of the real Andhra cuisine, this is the place to be. Their Andhra Thali is particularly famous.
Hotel Daspalla, Surya Bagh, Jagadamba Junction, Visakhapatnam, India
North-Indian, Mughlai, Kerala
12 Noon to 3 PM, 7 PM to 11 PM
INR 1500 For Two for two
The ambience and the setting is what captures the attention of every visitor. Located just next to the beach, one can enjoy their meal sitting under a canopy of palm trees, listening to the quiet sound of the waves.
The Park, Beach Road, Pedda Waltair, Lawsons Bay, Visakhapatnam, India
New Andhra Hotel
9 AM to 9 PM
INR 700 For Two for two
This place serves spicy, Andhra style dishes at very economical rates, making it popular amongst locals and tourists alike.
Vadlapudi, Near Meseva, Kurmannapellam, Vizag, India