We love our food in Visakhapatnam. Be it the street side “Chinese” noodles or an authentic meal in a chic restaurant, we gorge upon them all. However, there have been a few foods that have stood the test of time in the city, no matter how many newer varieties and cuisines keep cropping up. When hungry, these are the ones that generally strike us first and we, inevitably, end up treating ourselves to these signature local flavours. Here are 5 food dishes we are talking about.
#1 Punukulu near LIC building
One of the most popular pit stops in the city, the Punukulu stall near LIC building has fans spread all over. Popularly known as the “LIC Punukulu”, these delicious snacks are a huge favourite to many and prove to be the soul savers when your hungry and running dry on pockets.
#2 Raju gari Pulao
A place that comes highly recommended to anyone who visits Visakhapatnam for the first time, Sea Inn restaurant, or popularly known as Raju Gari Dhaba, serves one of the tastiest biryanis in the city. The place stands as a famous food hubs for many gourmets here.
#3 Mysore Bajji at SKML Home Foods
This place in Akkayyapalem is famous for its delicious snacks. From Mysore Bajjis to Artikayi Bajjis, SKML Fast Foods serves them all and is hugely popular among the local crowd.
#4 Juices at Ayyappa Juice Centre
One of Visakhapatnam’s first juice shops, Ayyappa Juice Centre has withstood all the competition and continues to be a popular choice for hundreds of thirsty souls in and around RTC complex.
#5 Muri Mixture
That typical chatpata, spicy, freshly made muri mixture on the beach can make anyone drool over. Walking on the beach road while munching over a packet of muri-mixture is one of the typical experiences to be had in Visakhapatnam.