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Top 10 Traditional Foods to Eat in Mahabalipuram

Top 10 Traditional Foods to Eat in Mahabalipuram

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Mahaballipuram is a popular town located in the kanchipuram district of Tamil Nadu. This famous tourists spots well-known for its ancient history is situated at an elevation of about 12ft. This place is a must visiting place for the kind of food it offers following the traditional trend. Here is the list of top 10 traditional foods that are served to the visitors:


1.Fish Curry

No trip to Mahabalipuram can successfully complete without trying the traditional taste of Fish Curry here. After spending hours and getting tired with your kids and family, you need to have a relaxing dinner with a tasty Fish curry so hunt out for the best restaurants and get your hunger feed.

2.Sweet and Sour Fish fry

Looking for a Chinese dinner out there in Mahabalipuram, the next thing that is worth trying is the sweet and sour fish fry.

3.Prawn Butter Masala

This healthy and rich dish is prepared in cashew nut curry instead of dairy cream or tomatoes. However, if you want to make it a cost-effective dish, you can replace cashews with dairy cream but taste would surely differ.

4.Beef Curry

Beef curry is a local food and it is believed that every Mahabalipuram resident must have tried making this dish at least once in a lifetime. This is one of the famous seafood that is readily available in most of the restaurants at a reasonable price.

5.Chicken Spaghetti

The recipe of this chicken spaghetti is although very spicy but its taste would definitely leave you contended. Goodness of cheese and mixed flavors would make your diner a perfect one.

6.Crab Masala

Crab Masala recipe is a mix of spicy yet flavored ingredients prepared in oil at low heat so that it is less oily and a healthy dish to eat for the people who are health conscious.

7.Grilled Calamari

Take some squids, cut their upper body and flatten them. Then marinate for 4-5 hours. Then coat of layer of bread on squid and grill for some time. Arrange using some decorative stuff to give it an appealing look.

It’s not that the place is only suitable for the seafood lovers, you can easily find quality vegetarian food as well.

8.Amritsari Paneer Tikka

Amritsari paneer Tikka is a recipe loved by people who are fond of eating paneer on a frequent basis. Easy to prepare and can be served with green or Imli chutney.

9.Veg Korma served with Basmati Rice

A unique south vegetarian recipe that contains mix of vegetables, coconut, and other spices, when served with rice makes a perfect lunch meal.

10.Bhindi Masala

An often made in home recipe but Bhindi Masala is something new that contains slight gravy as well. This dish is served either with breads or rice.

All of these dishes are traditional and being served at this place from years. We have compiled this list after thorough research. Hopefully, you will find it useful and consider eating these food items on priority while enjoying your trip to Mahaballipuram.

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