Eden Vegetarian, Chennai (Source: Eden Vegetarian/Facebook)
Thyagaraya Nagar, known locally as T. Nagar, is a shopping hub where you can shop for literally anything, from the elegant and rich silk sarees to gold jewellery, and beautiful home décor stuff and essentials. Besides this, the area also has several cool eateries, cafes, restaurants and street vendors dotting its street.
However, hunting for north Indian cuisine gets a bit challenging for the visitors here, especially if you are looking for something typical like parathas, dal makhani, or chhole kulche.
Well, we will ease your search. Here’s a list of well-researched food outlets that can serve you with luscious north Indian cuisine in and around T.Nagar.
Bhola and Blonde
After its immense success in Bengaluru, this restaurant has now come to Chennai to serve the dwellers and visitors with an extensive and amazing classic Indian cuisine. From north Indian to international staples, this place has it all. Besides, the colourful and boho interiors of the place are also a treat for the eyes. Apart from the typical cuisine, the menu is full of dishes with unique twists like the green pao bhaji bunny chao and malpua with rabdi panna cotta.
Where: 23/13, Khader Nawaz Khan Road, Nungambakkam, Chennai
(Source: Instagram @bholaandblondechennai)(Source: Bhola & Blonde/Facebook)
Cheers to the paratha lovers. This is your ultimate destination, if you wish to grab a bite of amazing parathas. With over 4+ star rating on food apps, this eatery will serve you the best of parathas in Chennai.
Where: Door 1, Basudeva, T. Nagar, Chennai
Paratha Experiment’s aloo paratha (Source: Paratha Experiment/Swiggy) Paratha Experiment’s corn paratha (Source: Paratha Experiment/Swiggy)
Already a brand name in Chennai, Eden is a go to place for all food lovers for obvious reasons. The restaurant has been functional for over 30 years now and still continues to be masses favourite. The extensive menu has a lot to choose from. They have all the north Indian currries, dal, breads and desserts on their menu. The simple yet classic décor has mostly remained the same all these years, yet it continues to appeal the customers.
Where: 35, Second Avenue, RBI Quarters, Besant Nagar, Chennai
Eden Vegetarian restaurant, Chennai (Source: Eden Vegetarian/Facebook)Yummy chhole puri at Eden Vegetarian (Source: Eden Vegetarian/Facebook)
You will find all sorts of ‘pakwan’ here! If a fulfilling vegetarian north Indian meal is what you are craving for, this is the place. The place offers good food with a view. Cozy interiors, lavish setting with wall art and yummy platter to treat your hunger pangs. What more can you ask for!
Where: 1st Floor, 10, Gopathi Narayanaswami Chetty Rd, Parthasarathi Puram, T. Nagar, Chennai
(Source: Pakwan Chennai Restaurant) Pakwan Chennai serves myriad of north Indian delicacies. (Source: Pakwan Chennai)
You can pretty much guess from the name. If you have a taste for butter loaded stuffed parathas, you will get all the varieties here. Not just parathas, the eatery also serves some absolutely delicious north Indian curries to savour on.
Where: Plot 138/2, 138/3, Chandresan Biulding, Poonamalle Road, Ekkaduthangal, Chennai
Luscious stuffed paratha at Dilli Parathawala (Source: Dilli Parathawala/JustDial)