India is a land of diverse cultures and traditions. One of the prominent things, that defines us Indians, is our love for food. Every state has its cuisine and it is determined by its authenticity. But, if we are united by anything, then it is our true love for Biryani.
So, are you living in Chennai or visiting the city? Then you must try these Biryani places for a great experience.
Aadhirai opened its doors in a an 84-year-old building, in Nungambakkam, and its ambience will only take you back to the 80’s and 90’s cinema. Known for its Tamil and Telugu cuisine, the place is lauded for its authentic food. While their biryanis are great, you must try their Chicken and Mutton Biryani Thalis. They have 12 variants of food items in each thali including a biryani, a chicken starter like Chicken 65 or Chicken Pepper Fry, Rasam, Sweet and everything on the menu just makes this place a great experience.
Pulusu with its quirky and cute ambience, located in Ambattur, is a great place for Andhra meals. While the place is extremely famous for its Andhra meals, what also is great here are the biryani variants available here. Be it their Gongura Chicken Biryani or their Hyderabadi Dum Biryani, they are lip-smacking good.
Craving for some Hyderabadi biryani? Then, you must visit Rasavid. With several outlets across the city, this place has come very close to serving authentic Hyderabadi Biryani in Chennai. What’s good in here? Oh, you mustn’t miss their Hyderabadi Mughalai Dum Biryani, Rasavid Special Mushroom Dum Biryani and Chicken Dum ka Biryani.
Copper Kitchen, located in Porur, does have a simple and decent vibe. But, their food is seriously good and their menu is also varied. The Nattukozhi Biryani or the Mutton Raan Biryani are great on the palate and are bursting with flavours. What you must also try here are their Bucket biryanis. They serve five to six people and is their speciality.
With its Turquoise Blue interiors, Desi Street located in Anna Nagar East is a paradise for all the biryani lovers. Inexpensive and super delicious, this is where you should go to beat off those biryani cravings. Egg Biryani, Paneer Tikka Biryani and Butter Chicken Biryani are a must-try here.