Fast Food Restaurants

Puliyogare Point

locationBasavanagudi
4.3
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Puliyogare Point for Traditional Tamarind Rice and Sakkar Pongal

Roshni posted on 05 March

Eat

Puliyogare, Sakkar Pongal

Drink

Filter Coffee

Winning for

Their piquant tamarind rice of course and the authentic home-style taste

All-time favourites

Drawing a steady stream of customers {right from students to senior citizens} throughout the day, Puliyogre Point is known for the sour and spicy Puliyogare {tamarind rice} it serves. Be it the simple Puliyogare, the Sakkar Pongal {a traditional rice pudding dish which is mostly prepared during festive occasions} or the usual breakfast options {from idlis and vadas to bisi bele bath and shavige bath}, you will be spoilt for choice here.

Digging in

Not bothering with second thoughts, we ordered a portion of Puliyogare which came with a bowl of curd. Cooked with crunchy peanuts, slightly tangy and with just enough spice to please our palate, the dish was an instant favourite. Next came the Sakkar Pongal {cooked with jaggery and made richer with ghee and cashewnuts} and we happily scooped up spoonfuls of the gooey, thick concoction. While it may be too sweet for some, the dish is a hit with those who are familiar with it, especially considering it’s not regularly served in restaurants. End your meal here with a tumbler of strong filter coffee. If you’re looking for something lighter, try their Masala Idlis or the Ambode Vada {vadas made with split chickpeas}. For lunch, they also offer Mini Meals – a regular spread of rice, rotis, curries and curd.

The DL on the ambience

With a slightly rustic ambience, the dive is divided into two parts – the counter and cooking area with a few tables {standing space only} on one side and a simple seating space on the other. Although tucked away in a bylane, the place can get quite crowded during lunch time, thanks to the tasty fare they dish out. So, we suggest you try getting there early if a lunch plan is on the cards.

So, we’re thinking…

Whether you’re looking for satisfying meals or quick snacks {of the typical South Indian kind, of course}, Puliyogare Point is worth bookmarking.

Where: 81, East Anjaneya Street, NR Colony, Mallikarjuna Temple Road, Basavanagudi

When: 7am-10pm

Contact: +91 9986953484

Price: INR 100 for two

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Puliyogare Point

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    Nearest Metro Station: National College
Location Details
locationBasavanagudi

Mallikarjuna Temple Road, Basavanagudi, Bengaluru

4.3
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Fast Food Restaurants

Puliyogare Point

locationBasavanagudi