Thali Special Restaurants in Pune
Pune is known to be the Oxfard of the east but that is not this city will offer you. Pune is expanding and with it the culture of the city has emerged and evolved. This city is very famous for its food culture- especially the authentic one. Maharashtrian Thali is the new buzz word and have gained immense popularity among different sections of people. It is an easy option to try out different delicious cuisine and relish it to the fullest. Here, is a list of Thali Special restaurants in Pune where you can enjoy these typical Maharastrian thalis.
The Annkut is the recently opened Gujrati Thali restaurant located on the bustling Salunke Vihar Road. It might be difficult to locate the restaurant at one go- what stands out is the sign board for a small dessert outlet called Shockolaah. As you get closer you will come across the sign board of Annkut with a black board listing out today’s special menu. Annkut has both indoor and outdoor sitting arrangement. The overall space is decorated with colorful elephants, cloth lampshades with batik prints, mirror glass pieces and puppets seated on ledges. A lot of hard work has been put in to create the right kind of atmosphere. Last but not the least- it does provide you with ethnic feel but the food here is authentic.
1 Rahul Residency,
Salunke Vihar Road,
11.30 AM to 3 PM
7.30 PM to 10.30 PM
Another winner in the thali category- it cannot get better than this or more Maharashtrian than this so make it a point to visit this place. Durvankur is an attractive restaurant located in the old part of the city. You can be assured of a standard Maharastrian thali with lots of option available. Dals, chappati (3 variations), rice (2 variations), accompaniments like papads and pickle etc. The thali will coast you for Rs 175, this meal is unbelievably yummy. Clean dinning, great service, affordable and efficient sums up Durvankur’s USP and they live it for sure.
1166 Sadashiv Peth,
Near Hatti Ganpati Chowk,
Pune – 411030
Telephone:+91 20-2448 2558
11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Fish Curry Rice
The name of the restaurant is derived from a staple plate of food eaten in the villages of coastal Maharashtra- as both rice and fish are available in plenty along the coast. The food here is delicious and definitely some of the best sea food available in Pune. The service is up to the mark and the menu is thoughtfully listed in Marathi and English. The fish thali will coast you Rs 200 and every additional chapati Rs.5 extra.
Next to Kanya Shala (SNDT Girls High School),
N C Kelkar Road,
Telephone:+91 96898 91819
11.30 A.M.to 3.00 P.M.
7.30 P.M. to 11.00 P.M.
Coastal Maharashtra Flavored Fish, Chicken, Mutton and Vegetarian Thaali
Kaveri is known for its Kolhapuri cuisine- it has developed a regular following and even opened up several other branches in Pune. The restaurant claims to serve the authentic home-made Kolhapuri meals. It is housed in a shed like structure with extended seating arrangement outside. The menu contains of Mutton, Chicken and Vegetarian Thalis and other special dishes like Mutton/Chicken fry. The Mutton thali has a unique taste and flavor of its own. If you are in love with non vegetarian food then Kaveri is the best option to try out.
Outlets in Wagholi, Hadapsar, Market Yard, Chandani Chowk, Wakad, Singhgad Road, Tilak Road
12 noon onwards
If you are a confirmed fan of Thalis then Sukanta is a great option to try out. Sukanta is located by the riverside in good old Deccan and offers thali for Rs 150. The cuisine here consists of Gujarati and Marwari delicacies.
No 636, Pulachi Wadi,
Near Z Bridge,
Off J M Road,
Telephone:+91 20 2553 0077
12:00 PM – 3:15 PM
7:30 PM – 10:45 PM
Taat Baat was opened up 2 years back and also has a branch in Kothrud. It is well known for its Rajastani thali that is exclusively vegetarian. The decor here is over the top Rajasthani and has a festive look with real silver plates, Katories, red place mats and napkins. The unlimited thali will coast you Rs 170. It is worth trying out this place with some real mouthwatering delicacies.
Shop no 1,2,5,7,8,11
Business Court, Mukund Nagar,
Gultekdi, Opp. SKC mall,
Telephone:+91 20 2427 2966,+91-20 2427 2866
Lunch and Dinner
Mayur is a popular thali joint in pune- it has three branches at camp, deccan and chinchwad and according to close sources it is believed that the fourth one is about to open at the airport. It only adds to the popularity of Mayur as a Thali restaurant. The food here is unlimited and the servers keep filing your katories the moment they see then getting empty. The menu is not the same and changed regularly. They also serve you with cold drinks and bottles waters for a charge. The thali will coast you Rs 250 which seem a bit much but the food is worth trying.
2431 East Street,
Next to Victory Theater,
573/7 J. M. Road,
Telephone: Camp: +91-20-2605 5402
Chinchwad: +91 20 2747 2575 / +91 20 4670 2804
Deccan: +91 20 6401 0909 / +91 20 2552 1551
11.30 AM to 3 PM
7.30 PM to 10.30 PM
Rajasthani / Gujarati Thali
Chandrakant is a perfect place for a tasty and simple meal with colleagues or friends, for debates, discussions and finding answers to plaguing problems. It is worth trying this place out- not for the ambiance, but certainly for the value of your money and most importantly the food!
Near Chatturshringi Temple,
Next to Pride Silicon Plaza,
off Senapati Bapat Road,
Breakfast and vegetarain thaali
Cream Center was started at Mumbai and today it has grown to cover up 8 cities across the country. The menu has a wide range of options including Salads, Soups, Sandwiches, Starters, Chattas, Sizzlers, Indian, Lebanese, Mexican, Pizas and Pastas and is fully vegetarian with a tag line of “ The Veg Edge”. The thali is specially designed on a branded menu that is printed to resemble a thali. Their Indian Thali includes pickels, papads, onions, chutneys, raita and mains like jeera rice and dal makhni. The overall package of service, menu, ambiance and the price is tremendous value for your money.
Survey No. 2081
Near Kalpataru Residency,
Opposite Solaris Gym,
+91 020 4018 0000
11 AM to 11 PM
Vegetarian only – Indian, Lebanese, Mexican and Sizzlers
If you love malvani food this is the place to be. The menu covers up all the known delicacies of malavan. Some of you might find it little spicy but you have an option to ask for medium spice. Bombil fry.Surmai, Pomphret, Prawns and other shell fish are the different verities of items you can order. The best part about this place is that it is within your budget. A must try for people who are in love with non vegetarian food, specially the sea food.
Telephone:+91 95525 26345
11.30 am to 3 pm
7.30 pm to 11 pm
Malvani Fish, Chicken, and Vegetarian Thali.