Restaurants

Multicuisine in Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

Kofiland

For a dining splurge, head to the cavernous palapa-style restaurant at the new Kofiland Resort on the outskirts of town. Overlooking the pool and lagoon through floor-to-ceiling glass windows, it has a vast menu of …
Multicuisine in Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

Chrissie’s Cafe

A perennially popular traveller haunt, this 1st-floor rooftop cafe is clean and airy and satisfies with cakes and snacks, excellent coffee, well-prepared Western faves like pizza and pasta, and even a Middle Eastern…
Multicuisine in Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

Ebony’s Cafe

This long-standing breezy rooftop joint has lots of pot plants and traveller-friendly tunes, while the menu serves up a simple assortment of Indian and Western food from mashed potato to basic pasta dishes and cold …
Cafe in Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

French Restaurant & Bakery

This family-run shack set back from the main road is a good spot for breakfast or lunch, mainly for the fluffy tuna or cheese baguettes baked on-site, but also for pasta, pizza and noodle dishes.
Indian in Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

Ambadi Restaurant

At the English-manor-style hotel of the same name, Ambadi has a more formal feel than most with an almost church-like decor, but the broad menu of North and South Indian dishes is very reasonably priced and the food…
Indian in Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

Shri Krishna

A local favourite in the bazaar, serving up spicy pure-veg meals including several takes on the lunchtime thali.