Rourkela is the third-largest urban city in Odisha. Apart from being famous for various temples, dams and parks, this city is also famous for its food. The next time you visit Rourkela, make sure you try its famous food joints. We have discussed some of the famous breakfast joints in the city to make your food trip easier:
1The Sarovar Court
It is a beautiful place situated near a lake. It is a good place for organizing small parties and events. The ambience is amazing because of the lake-side view. You can try Egg Omelette, Garlic Naan, Vanilla ice cream with Gulab Jamun, Chicken Tikka, Hot and Sour Soup etc.
It is a multi-cuisine family restaurant. It has beautiful interiors. The interiors speak of class. The food is excellent. You must try Idli, Chicken Biryani, Garlic Naan, Veg Kundan and Mix Hakka Noodles if you come here.
3 Maa Tarini Restaurant
If you want to have some delicious breakfast and you’re on a budget. This place is perfect for you. It is a good restaurant with proper service. It is famous for its Puri, Upma, Idli, Dosa etc.
4 Sahoo Canteen
It is a nice place to hang out with your friends. The staff is friendly and serves great food. You must try their Samosa, Aloo Chop, Samosa Chaat, Mixed Chaat etc.
5 Annapurna South Indian Food Plaza
It is a nice and budget-friendly place. The owner is very polite and the hospitality is amazing. They serve authentic south Indian dishes like Idli, Vada, Dosa, Rava Upma with Sambhar and Chutney. You can also have south Indian meals as well.
It is famous for serving fresh, hot breakfast. They are famous for selling Samosas and Vadas. If you ever come here, you must try the Samosa and Jalebi of this place. The taste of the combo is just amazing.
7 Rourkela Ganguram Sweets
It is a well-known place for breakfast, snacks and sweets. The service is amazing. The prices are also affordable. Their popular dishes include Dosa, Idli, Vada, Samosa, Bread Chop, Aloo Chop, Jalebi, Khaja, Anta Pakudi etc.
It is not a typical breakfast joint but more of a high-end restaurant. It has a lovely interior with great vibes. It is indeed a posh place, as the name suggests. Their famous dishes are Chicken Kebab, Chicken Lollipop, Fish Kebab, Pina Colada, Cheese Malai tikka and Paneer Dragon.
9 Madras Canteen
As you might have guessed from the name itself, this place serves delicious south Indian breakfast. The service is quick and the taste is excellent at an affordable cost. Their Masala Dosa, Idli , Uttapam and Vada are very famous. The highlight of the place is, however, the Filter Coffee and Rasmalai.
10 Dada Tiffin Stall
It is a good and affordable place for breakfast. The place is relatively clean and the food is hygienic. This place is well-known for serving piping hot and spicy Aloo Chop. You can also try their Piyaji, Samosa, Bara and Jalebi.
11 Kumar Tiffin Shop
This place serves the best food at such a low price. The taste is also amazing. Samosa and Jalebis are the must-try dishes of this place. They also serve Matar Ghugni along with Samosa, which is just mind-blowing. It is a must visit place for all the samosa lovers.
12 Kripa Restaurant
It is an amazing place, famous for serving tasty food. The food quality is also very good and the prices are low. They serve Dosa, Chow Mein, Chicken biryani and Chow Mein Manchurian Mix.
13 Dosa Plaza
If you want to have some Dosa, this place is for you! They serve hundreds of varieties of Dosa. Their speciality is 4 ft Dosa, which you must try if you are a Dosa lover. I bet you cannot finish it alone! This place also has a gaming area, for both kids and adults. In short, this is much more than just a family restaurant.
14 Mohanty Dahibara Stall
How is it possible that we talk about Odisha and don’t mention Dahibara, right? This place serves the best Dahibara Aloo Dum in the city. The best part is slurping the Dahi-pani after finishing Dahibara Aloo Dum. Dahibara, without, having Dahi-pani is just not done.
15 Aunty’s Mess
This place is a nice and hygienic place, which serves great breakfast. The food is prepared with minimum oil and spices, just like ‘ghar ka khaana’. They have a wide range of options here like Idli, Sooji Upma, Masala Puri, Chole Bhature, Aloo Paratha, Poha Upma, Paneer Dosa, Schezwan Dosa, Sandwiches etc. They also have full course meal available.
16 Punjab Grill
It has a cozy and home-like atmosphere. The food is fresh and prepared in a hygienic way. They are famous for Paneer Tikka, Paneer Tikka Masala, Chicken Tikka, Chicken Tikka Masala, Chicken Pakoda, Kebabs etc.
17 Food Lover
If you’re in Rourkela and crave tasty Punjabi food, this is the place for you! This place serves yummy Punjabi delicacies like Kulcha, Chicken Tikka, Massaman curry, Chole Kulche, Chicken Malai Kebab, Biryani etc. The best part about this place is you can have tasty food, without spending a lot of money.
18 Atithi Vihar Restaurant
It is located near railway station and old bus stand. It is one of the oldest shops in Rourkela. It is a very famous place for breakfast, sweets and snacks. A must-try dish of this place is its hot, crispy Dosa served with Sambhar and Coconut Chutney. Another famous dish of this place is Rasmalai.
19 Café Coffee Day
It is a nice place with comfortable seating arrangement. The hygiene is well-maintained and the ambience is nice. Their popular items include Cappuccino latte, Cold coffee frappe, Café latte with cocoa topping, Chicken Burger with Cheese, Cappuccino unwind, Paneer tikka sandwich and Sizzler Brownie.
20 Nimai Samosa
It is one of the oldest places in the city. It is famous for serving hot, fresh Samosas. The outer layer of samosa is crispy and flaky and the inner stuffing is soft and yummy. People say that it serves the best samosa chaat in the entire Rourkela! So, make sure you try it at least once.