Aside from its cultural diversity and being home to some stunning properties in Chennai, OMR also has another feather in its cap as the ‘Culinary Destination’ of the city. So, whether you’re in for a lavish brunch date, a celebratory lunch, or one of those ‘Netflix and Chill’ nights, here is the place to be. Here are some of our picks for the best restaurants in OMR that are pleasing to your eye as well as your palate.
For exotic dining experiences
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Located less than 5 minutes from Altezza, our new flats for sale in Chennai, Café G by Holiday Inn is the go-to place for an exotic fiesta. The place is famous for two things – their delicious buffets and their warm hospitality. But, if you’d rather order in, then do not scroll past their combo of Red Thai curry with sticky rice alongside a signature Dutch Truffle milkshake.
The Eatery – Four Points by Sheraton
Savour oriental delicacies and lip-smacking mocktails at this five-star eatery that’s just a stone’s throw away from Splendour at Semmencherry. With long, striking pendant lights and stunning wood details, The Eatery is the ideal backdrop for a cozy date night.
If you like a wholesome and rustic dining experience, this is our pick for you. Built within a coconut grove, this high thatched-roofed café in OMR lays out a feast for all your senses! They grow most of their produce in-house. What they can’t grow, they source from their farmer friends. So, if you want to treat your taste buds to home-style Aloo parathas and grilled Fish Fillets in an agrarian setting, head right in!
For last-minute dine-outs
This global fusion restaurant in OMR has some of the best and the biggest pizzas in town! Their signature fusion pizzas and gnocchis are a crowd favourite. Their quirky decor, artistic graffiti, well-lit space and scrumptious menu makes it a must-visit place for budding #foodfluencers in the city!
Delhi Highway Restaurant
This restaurant on OMR brings the ‘dilli wali gaddi’ loaded with North Indian delicacies! From a staple like sarson da saag makke-di-roti to the ‘dilli’ special frothy lassi with a dash of mint, you’ll find it all here! When you need a break, drive down from your apartments in Chennai to relish the elegant Mughalai dining experience that awaits you!
For pocket-friendly munchies
This is more than a restaurant to Chennaiites, it’s an emotion! With over 33 outlets in the city, we can say with confidence that Sangeetha has catered to most flats in Chennai. The brand is known for its traditional and mouth-watering South Indian dishes. Start your day with an aromatic cup of filter coffee after a morning walk, or sit down for a grand feast in the middle of the day, but make sure you don’t skip this nostalgic gem!
As the name suggests, this restaurant is famous for its Asian cuisine. From a combo meal to the Chef’s special Mee Goreng, step in to devour these delicacies or order in to enjoy it from your couch overlooking the lush greens from your homes at Altezza!
Psst… make sure to keep an eye out for their weekly discounts and combos!
Famous in every other household for their authentic batters, this contemporary South Indian brand has a beautiful outlet on the OMR. This vegetarian-only eatery opens at 6AM in the morning! The menu includes some traditional items such as soft fluffy idli with crispy vada, and quirky items like the Cocktail Idli combo. Undoubtedly, they have caught a place in most Chennaites’ hearts!
So, those were some of our favourites among the best restaurants in OMR!
Are there any places we should try out? Let us know in the comments below.