What local food items is Calicut( Kozhikode) famous for?
Posted on Dec 11, 2013 by sushma.yadav
Well so much of travelling is bound to make you hungry. A visit to Calicut would be in complete without tasting it is various wonderful delicacies. There is food for both Vegetarians and non vegetarians. Vegetarian fare includes the sadya (the full-fledged feast with rice, sambhar, pappadum, pickles and seven different side dishes.) However, the non-vegetarian food offered in the city is a unique mix of Muslim and Christian . Here some dishes which one definitely should taste.
For those one with a sweet tooth, this sweet dish is bound to tantalize you. It is an amazing combination of flour, sugar and coconut oil.ghee. It can be obtained from almost every major store.
A unique combination of wheat and chicken, this non vegetarian dish will surprise you by its taste. You can find it in hotels like Paragon Hotel, Bombay Hotel etc.
It is a part of Muslim cuisine. It is a very delicious fried wheat bread stuffed with, rich meat.
One can also find a great variety of Arabic Cuisine in Calicut, The Arabic influence can be seen in its rich meat curries and desserts. Some of the places where you can experience this Arabic Cuisine are Kajah's Hot Buns at the Marwa Palace and Al-Bake Arabic Restaurant on Mavoor.
So what are you wait for, come and enjoy this mouthwatering fare.