South Indian food has a variety of delicious food to choose from whether you are looking for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Even for vegetarians or non-vegetarians, there are plenty of options to relish. If you are a fan of fantastic South Indian food, then you have to try out these food places in Chennai where you can have a gorgeous breakfast and be satisfied. Here are the 5 best vegetarian breakfast spots in Chennai you shouldn’t miss out on.
5 Best Vegetarian Breakfast Spots In Chennai
1. Murugan Idli Shop
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One of the best places to gorge on the softest and yummest Ghee Podi Idlis. Have an authentic brekkie as they serve idlis on banana leaves with a variety of chutneys. Take each bite with multiple chutneys and have a blast in your mouth. You like coconut chutney, they have it, you like red tomato chutney, they have it and so on. Don’t forget to ask them for a little bit of extra podi on the idlis.
Where: Park Town, T. Nagar, Perambur and many more outlets
Cost For Two: ₹ 200
2. Ratna Café
Ratna cafe 😬❣️ pic.twitter.com/vwIRze611N
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Ratna Café dates back to 1948 and it is one of the most popular places among the locals in Chennai. You will honestly have the best vegetarian breakfast in Chennai at Ratna Café! They are known for their idli sambar and huge dosai. People go crazy over their sambar. Try it out and let us know if it’s worth the hype.
Where: Triplicane, Mylapore and more outlets
Cost For Two: ₹ 350
3. Sangeetha Veg Restaurant
Rate this Classic Tamizh Breakfast of Pongal, Vada, Idli on a scale from 1 to 10 (🔟 is the highest) 😋 .
Where is this one from? Sangeetha Veg Restaurant ❤️
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— Food of Chennai (@foodofchennai) July 19, 2018
They have spread across the city and in India, so you can enjoy their delish dosai in your city as well! They are health conscious and serve up yummy food from across different states. If you want to have the best vegetarian breakfast in Chennai then Sangeetha Veg Restaurant is your go-to. Order their crispy rava masala dosai along with a strong cup of filter coffee. An absolute combo!
Where: Adyar, Egmore and multiple outlets
Cost For Two: ₹ 850
4. Amildam’s Nature Restaurant
Ragi Puttu for breakfast 😍😍😍 pic.twitter.com/j3NKiLy0oS
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Want to look for the best vegetarian breakfast in Chennai and also keep a check on your health? There is another place that whips up great healthy breakfast options and it is Amildam’s Nature Restaurant. They have millet-based menu like Ragi Vella Adai, Ragi Puttu and Ragi Idiyappam. They obviously serve it with their yummy onion chutney which you can’t get enough of!
Where: 1521, 5th St H Block
Cost For Two: ₹ 400
5. Rayar’s Mess
Today at Rayar’s Mess Mylapore, Chennai. Fresh and first batch at 7:00 am!!! Waited in line since 6:15. Even had a neighbour who had flown in from London and wanted to have his first breakfast here! That’s the fame and speciality! The shop is just the size of a living room! pic.twitter.com/K216ahK9J2
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If you want to avoid crowds at the popular, Rayar’s Mess, then plan to come here on the weekdays. The spot has been selling idlis for the past 70 years! Their lip-smacking good filter coffee, idlis, vadai and pongal make its customer come back for more. Thus, it becomes an ideal place for a great vegetarian breakfast in Chennai.
Where: 31, Arundale St, Madhavaperumalpuram, Mylapore
Cost For Two: ₹ 100
These are some of the best vegetarian breakfast places in Chennai and we hope you enjoy a delicious breakfast spread at these pocket-friendly spots. Which is your favourite brekkie spot in Chennai?
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