Which are the best restaurants in Kozhikode, Kerala

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Explore the best restaurants in Kozhikode including delicious street foods, top-rated food places, and local restaurants. 

Paragon Restaurant, Kannur Rd, Near CH Over bridge, Kozhikode

Paragon Restaurant is one of the top-rated restaurants in the heart of the city & this restaurant is famous for native Malabar dishes and delicacies. Chicken Biriyani here is a must-have item while on a visit to Kozhikode. There will be daily special items on the board, like traditional Beef Fry, Squid items, Kallumekaya, Lamb, etc.


Rahmath Hotel, Aravind Ghosh Rd, Near Mathrubhumi Office, Mananchira, Kozhikode

No visit to Kozhikode is complete without eating Beef Biryani from Rahmath Hotel. Location is easily accessible and right in the heart of the city. The biriyani is served with mint-coconut chutney, curd salad, and pickle. Lunchtime is a busy time and you may have to wait for the turn. But this would be one of those rare occasions when a wait is really worth it. Pathiri & Stew and Kallumekaya are also must-try.


Sagar Restaurant, Mavoor Rd, Opp Big Bazar, Arayidathupalam, Kozhikode

Sagar Restaurant is very near to the KSRTC bus stand is one of the best restaurants in Kozhikode, and they serve some authentic and tasty dishes. Meals, Parotta & Meen Curry, Pathiri Meen Porichathu, Chicken Biriyani available here are an all-time hit among its customers.


Bombay Restaurant, Silk St, Kuttichira, Kozhikode

Bombay Restaurant is famous for Malabar snacks items, Dum Biriyani and Kozhi Porichathu. This restaurant is also famous for its Ghee Rice, Chicken/Fish Kurma, Chicken Chops (curry) and Dates Pickles. Malabar snacks are the hot selling items at this restaurant located near the beach.


Topform Restaurant, Ground & 1st Floor Golden Plaza Building, Mavoor Rd, Opp KSRTC, Kozhikode

Topform Restaurant is an authentic Dum Biriyani destination located at one of the busiest streets in Kozhikode. Ginger Chicken is a dish that complements best with Malabar Parottas or Chappatis. Mutton Biriyani is a must you must try.


Mayflower Restaurant, Kandamkulam Road, Near Thali Temple, Kozhikode

Mayflower Restaurant is famous for Thalasseri Dum Biriyani, Chiratta Biriyani, Chicken Sulthana, Meen Pollichathu, etc.


Mezban Restaurant, Ground Asma Tower, Mavoor Rd, Arayidathupalam, Kozhikode

Kadai Biriyani and Kallumakkaya Fry are some of the best dishes to try from Mezban Restaurant. Kadai Biriyani is prepared using special Cashew Masala and served in an clay pot along with salad, pickle and chutney.


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