Top 5 Places to Eat in Pondicherry: Pondicherry previously also known as Pondicherry is a union territory in India. It was a French colonial settlement until 1954. If you visit this place you will wonder whether you are in France or India. This place is an attractive tourist spot in India. It is well known for the beaches, food and its indo France culture. Here in the below article I am listing some Top 5 places to eat in Pondicherry.
Top 5 Places to Eat in Pondicherry
1. Cafe Xtasi
This place is loved and crowded for the pizzas and Italian food that they offer. They serve wood fired pizzas and are in service since 2009. In starters you can enjoy cheesy fries, French fries, potato wedges, chicken 65, fish 65, and many more. In salads you can have green salad, chicken salad, etc. In pizzas which is the specialty of the cafe you can order pron pizza, Tangasane, tomahawk, chicken 75 and many more in the list. Also they serve variety of pastas and grills and barbecues. They have branches in the city below is one of them.
Address: – Shop No.245, Mission Street, MG Road Area, Opposite VOC School, Pondicherry, 605001
Timings: – 11:30am to 11:00pm
2. Café des Arts
It is a 19th century building that is occupied with colonial arts and furniture is situated in white town. This cafe also serves French cuisines. They serve breakfast and lunch meals. There you can also enjoy WiFi. In breakfast you can have toast with jam or butter, croissant, muesli with curd honey or fruits, hot porridge, and many more items. Also you can order a combo of your favorite coffee or tea with a breakfast dish. You can have chicken, lamb, meat or veggies in lunch.
Address: – 10, Suffren Street, White Town, Pondicherry, 605001
Timings: – 8:30 am to 6:30pm
3. La Villa Shanti
This is a hotel located in the 19th century building in white town. You can also book a hotel room here for your stay. Even they have a restaurant and bar. In breakfast you can order egg of your choice like masala, boiled, scrambled egg, etc. In continental you can enjoy fruit juice or fruit platter, French baguette.. Pastas and salads include Mr. and Mrs. Smith pasta, pasta with seafood saffron sauce, Mozzarella and sunflower seeds salad, Spinach and roasted apple salad, etc… Also you can have south Indian food and your favorite liqueur.
Address: – 14, Suffren Street, White Town, Pondicherry 605001
4. New Banana Cafe and Restaurant
This is a small homely rooftop cafe near the busy street in Pondicherry. This cafe offers grills, pastas, salads and various juices. They serve mostly French food. Some of the dishes are grilled chicken salad, lemon mint soda, mushroom quiche, hibiscus flower juice, croissant; eggs of different types like masala egg, plain omelet, boiled egg, some desserts like the apple pie are loved there.
Address: – 42, Caziyar Street, Pondicherry, 605001
Timings: – 12–3PM, 6–10PM
5. La Pasta World -Ethnic Italian
Or is a place where you get nice Italian food and homemade pasta and it also known for running theme nights and buffets. There you may enjoy foods like penne arabiata, ricotta cake, variety of veg and non-veg salads, tiramisu, variety of spiced curries, pies, ice creams and many more. If you are pasta lover then mist visits this place.
Address:-Heritage Town, Pondicherry, 605001
Timings: – 5pm to 10 pm
Here we come to an end of the article. If you want to visit France and taste the food but your economical aspects don’t allow you to visit there then I must say visit Pondicherry once to get a mini foodie experience for France food. I hope you liked the collection and you will surely try one of the restaurants to eat food. See you’ll again in next article bye till then and do explore Pondicherry to its core.