Top ChoiceSouth Indian in Mysuru (Mysore)

Vinayaka Mylari

This tiny, no-nonsense place is one of the best spots in town to try the South Indian classic masala dosa (a large savoury crepe stuffed with spiced potatoes). Here they're beautifully light and fluffy and served...

Indian in Mysuru (Mysore)

Tiger Trail

This hotel's grand dining room (with portraits, chandeliers and Murano-glass mirrors) makes quite a setting for delectable Indian cuisine, or opt for the courtyard, which twinkles with fairy lights at night. Try...

South Indian in Mysuru (Mysore)

Cafe Aramane

This atmospheric and authentic South Indian eatery rolls out steaming breakfast platters for Mysuru’s office-goers, serves up thalis for lunch (from ₹80), and welcomes everyone back in the evenings with aromatic...

Health Food in Mysuru (Mysore)

Anu’s Bamboo Hut

Rooftop cafe reminiscent of a shack that caters mainly to yoga students, with healthy vegetarian lunch buffets (at 1pm sharp; don't arrive at 2pm or many dishes many be gone) and evening smoothies. Chef-owner Anu...

Multicuisine in Mysuru (Mysore)

Parklane Hotel

Mysuru’s most social restaurant, with outdoor tables moodily lit by countless lanterns. There's often live traditional music, too. The menu offers delicious regional dishes from across India, as well as Chinese...

Street Food in Mysuru (Mysore)

Madhushahi Samosa Centre

This hole-in-the-wall takeaway samosa place is only open limited hours, but it's well worth checking out. There's always a queue, such is its popularity, and of course the samosas are delicious.

South Indian in Mysuru (Mysore)

Dosa Point

This wildly popular dosa joint is so popular that people munch them on the street outside when the cramped interior is full. Try a rava onion dosa or ghee dosa.

Cafe in Mysuru (Mysore)

Malgudi Café

This fine hotel cafe in a covered courtyard serves excellent coffees and Himalayan teas, to be enjoyed with excellent homemade cakes (try the lemon drizzle) and sandwiches. Staff members come from underprivileged...

Italian in Mysuru (Mysore)

Old House

Classy Italian place with a delightful terrace where you can enjoy tasty salads, pasta, risotto and pizzas (baked in a wood-fired oven). Also a good bet for breakfast (with everything from croissants to Spanish...

Vegetarian in Mysuru (Mysore)

Depth 'n' Green

A small, simple but ever-popular all-veg cafe offering a menu of all-day breakfasts (try the 'hearty oats') and satisfying Indian and Western dishes, including great salads. The green smoothies and lassis are...

Health Food in Mysuru (Mysore)

Rasa Dhatu

Organic cafe off Adipampa Rd serving up healthy specials such as dosa and roti made from millet grains, and salads, curries and North or South Indian lunchtime thalis (₹199 to ₹299). Service can be a tad slow at...

South Indian in Mysuru (Mysore)

Hotel RRR

Classic Andhra-style food is ladled out at this ever-busy eatery, and you may have to queue for a table during lunch. Try its famous chicken or mutton biryanis (served on a banana leaf), too. There's a small AC...