Who says snacks have to be healthy or light? If you’re uncommitted to the gym and footloose about calories; Yo!’s food review has got you covered. Here is our pick of the yummiest street food varieties of Vizag.
#1 Hot pizza
Craving for pizza and spicy chicken but sans the customary wait? Then check out this kiosk which serves piping hot pizzas with melting cheese in just 5-10 minutes. Bite into the crispy golden crust, generously loaded juicy chicken, onions, tomatoes and capsicum, and a sinful amount of cheese and butter! Or check out the veggie option; pizzas loaded with corn and paneer topped with melting cheese. Open between 5PM to 10:30PM, indulge in a cheesy delight that’s easy on the pockets.
Served at: Hot pizza
Where: Opposite Bez Krishna. Diamond Park.
Dent in the pocket: Rs.50-100
#2 Chicken Pani puri
This comes as a street food like no other in Vizag! Combining the joys of
Served at: Lucky fast food
Where: Opposite Railway guest house. Chinna Waltair.
#3 Matka lassi
Our list of street food specials in Vizag wouldn’t be complete without something for sweet lovers, would it? After a good meal, this is where you want to be heading to satiate your sweet tooth. Indulge in a good old
Served at: Shri Lakshmi Lassi Centre
Where: Opposite Kamat Hotel. Lawson’s Bay
Dent in the pocket: Rs.60
#4 Meal Maker Chaat
For delectable chaat with a healthy
Served at: Bheemavaram Muri Mixture
Where: Opposite Kotak School. Chinna Waltair.
Dent inthe pocket: Rs.5-25
#5 Dahi Samosa
Giving a quirky twist to the good old samosa in Vizag is this variant! The flavourful samosa in the dish gives a
Served at: Ramu’s stall
Where: Beside Pooja’s kitchen. Ushodaya Junction.
Sudheer travelled and stayed with a tribal clan in interior Andhra Pradesh for 2 years learning the recipes and methods of cooking. Made with a variety of millets like finger millet, foxtail millet, proso millet, little millet, kodo millet, bajra, and barnyard millet, he dishes out healthy and tasty food. What’s more, there’s a new menu every day to look forth to. Millet idlis are served with delicious peanut chutney and sweet and spicy ginger chutney! They start making healthy food every day from 6:00 P.M.
Served at: Vasenapoli
Where: Near Bell Park. Girijan Co-operative Corporation.
Dent in pocket: Rs.40 for 3 pieces
#7 Fried Momos
Originally from Tibet, momos or the delectable steamed and stuffed dumplings have always been a favoured snack. Over the years, the traditional recipe has seen a lot of adaptations and reworkings. Just as this momo vendor who offers the option of customarily steamed momos or crispy fried momos. Highly popular amongst students and his regulars, this stall by the beach serves them steaming hot with two exclusive dipping sauces. Choose between meat or vegetable fillings, fried or steamed and indulge.
Served at: Momo’s Point
Where: Opposite YMCA.
Dent in the pocket: Rs.50
#8 Special Anapkaya Bajji and Bread Bajji
A trial at home turned into the most popular selling item in this food stall where they serve the bland vegetable, bottle gourd in a zesty and tasty avatar! Bottle gourd bajjis are slit in the middle to create an opening and filled with masaledaar peanuts, onions, karampudi, and mixture. And what makes their bread bajji different is the salad served alongside. The delicious karampudi is also their own recipe. These dishes are so popular they are often parcelled and taken even to Vizianagaram!
Served at: Prakash Sweet and Hot Snacks
Where: Beside Audi showroom. Rama Talkies.
By far one of the healthiest street food specials on the list,
Served at: Kenguva Food Point
Where: Beside Rythu Bazaar. Seethammadhara, Vizag
Dent in the pocket: Rs.20
#10 Egg Mixture
Enjoy the goodness of boiled eggs with the spiciness and tang of chaat with this special street food. Finely chopped boiled eggs mixed with murri, crunchy peanuts, freshly chopped onions, tomatoes and coriander make this a mixture you don’t want to miss. Do give it a try, as this is one of the more delicious options
Served at: Lucky Ram
Where: Opposite Buddhil Park
Dent in pocket: Rs.10-30