Multicuisine in Mamallapuram (Mahabalipuram)

Water's Edge Cafe

The Radisson's pool-side 'cafe' offers everything from American pancakes to grilled tofu, Indian veg dishes, pan-Asian cuisine and a fantastic breakfast buffet (₹1190). It's expensive, but smart and popular.

Multicuisine in Mamallapuram (Mahabalipuram)


Though it looks like a beach shack, the Wharf is actually the Radisson's gourmet multicuisine seaside restaurant, with a strong emphasis on fresh seafood.

Multicuisine in Mamallapuram (Mahabalipuram)

Gecko Restaurant

Two friendly brothers run this cute blue-and-yellow-walled spot sprinkled with colourful artwork and wood carvings, and with daily seafood specials chalked up on boards. The offerings and prices aren’t that...

Multicuisine in Mamallapuram (Mahabalipuram)

Le Yogi

Some of Mamallapuram's best continental food. The pasta, pizza, sizzlers, crepes and momos (Tibetan dumplings) are genuine and tasty, service is exuberant, and the chilled-out setting, with bamboo posts, floor...

South Indian in Mamallapuram (Mahabalipuram)

Mamalla Bhavan

For an authentically good, wallet-friendly South Indian fill-up, swing by this simple, packed-out veg restaurant pumping out morning idli, vada and dosa, ₹20 filter coffee and banana-leaf lunchtime thalis. It's...

Cafe in Mamallapuram (Mahabalipuram)

Joe's Cafe

A relaxed cafe with some 'sidewalk' seating, Joe's serves up crêpes, burgers and other snacks, along with good lassis, juices and coffee drinks. The iced cappuccino is perfect!

Multicuisine in Mamallapuram (Mahabalipuram)


A long-time Mamallapuram fixture with a menu leaning towards Indian and seafood. The food won't win any prizes but the three floors of tables keep busy enough.