Vizag has no shortage of restaurants to choose from, but certain places really stand out from the crowd. From sit-down diners with picturesque views of the city to unbelievably delicious and affordable street foods, these are our top picks for what you should eat when in Vizag.
Pastry, Coffee n’ Conversation, Visakhapatnam
The best place to enjoy a good conversation over a cup of coffee, Pastry, Coffee n’ Conversation offers great location too. Set among the beach and the city, it’s likely to be teeming with tourists on Sunday mornings and evenings, but that’s the only time you’ll find it crowded.
Here you can enjoy a decent breakfast or an elaborate dinner – which can include seafood dishes if you’re hungry.
Location : 21, SiripuramJunction, Dutt Island, Siripuram, Visakhapatnam, India
Sea Inn, Visakhapatnam
You have to arrive early to get a table here, as it’s good for a group of at least three people. But once you get there, you’ll find that the food is well worth the wait.
The Sea Inn is not just known for its good seafoods and delicious curries, but also for its excellent ambiance. It’s in the city centre and the view of its large fountain is always quite impressive.
Location : Beach Road, Opposite Cyclone Shelter, Near Gitam College, Visakhapatnam
A little family-run restaurant, Dharani is a great place to have a quiet lunch. The food is extremely tasty and fresh, the decor beautiful, and the service is sincere. If you’re looking for some good vegetarian options, you could also try their thosai.
Locations : Hotel Daspalla, Surya Bagh, Jagadamba Junction, Visakhapatnam
Bamboo Bay, Visakhapatnam
If you are looking for an unpretentious place to eat, Bamboo Bay is an ideal choice. It’s not the most famous place in town, so don’t expect it to be crowded. But they offer wonderful fish dishes and other seafoods that are the best in town.
Location : The Park, Beach Road, Pedda Waltair, Lawsons Bay, Visakhapatnam
New Andhra Hotel, Visakhapatnam
A great place for authentic Andhra food and a leisurely meal, New Andhra Hotel is the perfect place for group dinners with friends. It’s a sophisticated and posh place to eat out in Visakhapatnam, with good service and great ambiance.
Location : Vadlapudi, Near Meseva, Kurmannapellam, Vizag, India
Hotel V Parlour, Vizag
A classy and soothing place to eat out, Hotel V Parlour is anything but ordinary. The food is absolutely gorgeous and the decor is exquisite. You’ll find good standards of service and great ambiance here, as well as some excellent pizzas and burgers.
The best place to have a seafood dinner in Vizag, Vista is a quaint restaurant that’s set in a beautifully renovated vintage building on the beach. The food served here is unique and very tasty. It’s not the cheapest in town, but the taste and quality deserve more than what you pay for.
Location : The Park, Beach Road, Pedda Waltair, Lawsons Bay, Visakhapatnam,
Sai Priya Beach Resort, Visakhapatnam
Located at the most happening place in Vizag and equipped with a fabulous view of the Bay of Bengal, Sai Priya Beach Resort is a great place to have a quiet dinner. The food served here is delicious and traditional, and the atmosphere is pleasant.
Hotel Daspalla, Visakhapatnam
The best place for good seafoods in Vizag, Hotel Daspalla is a tranquil and peaceful place filled with gorgeous views of the sea and greenery. The food served here is absolutely wonderful, with plenty of options for non-vegetarians too.
The Spicy Venue, Visakhapatnam
You’ll find The Spicy Venue through a tiny small entry, but don’t let that deter you. What’s inside is absolutely gorgeous and the food is pretty darn good too. But it’s extremely beautiful inside, so be prepared to stare at it for a while.
9 Best Street Food In Vizag
- Muri Mixture
Where to eat: Tenneti Park, RK Beach, Rushikonda
- Tomato Bajji
Where to eat: MVP double road, besides Cafe Coffee Day
Where to eat: MVP Colony
- Sweet Corn
Where to eat: Best at Main gate, Tenneti Park
Where to eat: Guntur Tiffins, MVP Circle
- Liver Kebab
Where to eat: Vizag Complex, MVP Circle
Where to eat: Opp to Railway Station
- Masala Batani
Where to eat: RK Beach, near Submarine
- Bongu Chicken (Bamboo Chicken)
Where to eat: Araku
Visakhapatnam is referred to as the “Pleasure Capital of Andhras” and it’s not hard to see why.
It is a bustling city with a lot of tourist attractions and top-notch restaurants too. The places we mentioned here are just some examples, but there are endless other places you can eat at in Visakhapatnam or across the state that are better than the ones we listed here.