Biryani is a mandatory Sunday choice for most foodies in Visakhapatnam. Just hearing the word biryani creates pangs of hunger in one’s stomach. The golden question is where can you get the best biryani in Vizag? There are dine-in places in Vizag, offering takeaway as well, right from afternoon to late night. Here is the list of some of the best places for biryani in Vizag.
#1 Sea Inn (Raju Gari Dhaba)
Sea Inn, or Raju Gari Dhaba, is well known for its prawn biryani. The marinated prawns in the biryani are done to perfection. Fried crabs and prawn biryani is the best combination at this place. The restaurant’s vicinity to the sea also allows you to smell the salty air while you have your delicious prawn biryani. The chicken and mutton biryanis are also quite famous here.
Location: Opposite Marine Police Station, Rushikonda
#2 Zeeshan- Apna Hyderabadi Food
Zeeshan is well-known for serving authentic Hyderabadi style biryani in Visakhapatnam. . Apart from the regular varieties, Zeeshan also offers some unique types of biryani like the Konaseema Biryani. Also, not to miss the Lollipop Biryani, known for its generous amounts of chicken.
Location: Opposite Chitralaya Road, Jagadamba
#3 Kamat Restaurant
Kamat is quite well known for its Chicken Dum Biryani. For those craving a wholesome meal, the biryani here keeps your tummy satisfied. The Prawn Pulao here is also quite well known. There are two branches of Kamat in Vizag with dine-in and takeaway facilities.
Location: 1. Lawsons Bay Colony 2. VUDA Complex beside Food Ex, Siripuram
#4 Spicy Venue
This restaurant is usually flooded with foodies, and one can often see large crowds of people waiting outside for their table. Spicy Venue is very well known for their MLA Potlam Biryani. This mutton kheema and prawns biryani comes “gift-wrapped” in a thin omelette.
Location: Beside Iron Hill Brewery, Siripuram
Alpha is the oldest place in Vizag known for its biryanis. It is the go-to place for Chicken Fry Biryani and Mutton Dum Biryani. Alpha are among the very few in Visakhpatnam who prepare biryani in the authentic Hyderabadi way.
Location: Chitralaya road, Near Jagadamba Junction