If you are fond of food then Kottayam is the place to be in. People from all over the world especially come to Kottayam and enjoy the mouthwatering dishes here. There is not a single cuisine which is not available in the city of Kottayam. Right from Arabic from Arab, Italian from Italy, Chinese from China, or from the different state in India like Gujarati from the state of Gujarat, Punjabi food from Punjab, Rajasthani dishes from Rajasthan, Lebanese from Lebanon, Mughlai from the Mughal side of the world are all readily available.
While on one hand you could taste the food of some very good five star Restaurants on the other hand you could also eat the food from the roadside dhabas or Restaurants, which serve equally tempting and mouthwatering dishes. People in Kottayam are very fond of eating and non-wonder you get to eat such yummy sweets like the Gajar ka halwa, moong dal halwa, Gulab Jamun, Jalebi, Malpua and even the Sohan Halwa. These are all the well-known specialties in sweets. As far as the main course is concerned, nothing beats the traditional Chole Bhature, and Puri aloo. Even the foreigners especially taste these dishes. Most of the Restaurants in Kottayam served the food which is quite spicy and yum too. The Butter chicken is one of the most famous main dishes of the Punjabis and is known all over the world for its thick and creamy flavor of chicken. There are so many Restaurants in Kottayam to be explore.