Top Choice Multicuisine in Puducherry (Pondicherry)


Deservedly popular for its excellent Continental cuisine, Satsanga, like most places in this genre, offers a full Indian menu as well. It's especially strong on steaks, fish, prawns and pâtés. There are good vegetar…
Top Choice Italian in Puducherry (Pondicherry)

La Pasta

Pasta lovers should make a pilgrimage to this little spot with just four check-cloth tables, where a real Italian whips up her own authentically yummy sauces and concocts her own perfect pasta in an open-plan kitche…
Cafe in Puducherry (Pondicherry)

Kasha Ki Aasha

You’ll get a great pancake breakfast, good lunches and delicious cakes on the low-key rooftop of this colonial-era-house-cum-craft-shop-cum-cafe run by an all-female team. Fusion food includes chips with chutney, 'E…
Supermarket in Puducherry (Pondicherry)


Well-stocked AC shop for groceries and toiletries.
Cafe in Puducherry (Pondicherry)

Le Café

This seafront spot is good for baguettes, croissants, salads, cakes and organic South Indian coffee (hot or iced), plus welcome fresh breezes from the Bay of Bengal. It's popular, so you often have to wait for, or s…
South Indian in Puducherry (Pondicherry)


Simple South Indian in a relatively posh setting. Surguru is the fix for thali (lunchtime only) and dosa addicts who like their veg with good strong AC.
Continental in Puducherry (Pondicherry)

Le Club

The steaks (with sauces like blue cheese or Béarnaise), pizzas and crepes are all top-class at this super-popular romantically lit garden restaurant. Tempting local options include creole prawn curry, veg-paneer keb…
Cafe in Puducherry (Pondicherry)

Baker Street

A popular upmarket, French-style bakery with delectable cakes, croissants and biscuits. Baguettes, brownies and quiches aren't bad either. Eat in or take away.
Continental in Puducherry (Pondicherry)

Carte Blanche Restaurant

Polished service and French, Italian or creole (French-Indian) food in the atmospheric courtyard restaurant at the heart ot the Hotel de L'Orient.
Tamil in Puducherry (Pondicherry)

Maison Perumal

The excellent Tamil/French restaurant at Maison Perumal cooks everything to order from market-fresh ingredients.