Hyderabad and biryani are synonyms to each other! Famous for serving the spiciest and a variety of jaw-dropping biryanis, Hyderabad is where every foodie’s dream comes true. With the festive season round the corner, we decided to compile a list of the best biryanis in the city of Nizams.
Scroll down for some of the scrumptious biryanis you may have ever tasted!
1. Shah Gouse Café
Be ready to taste the authentic flavours of Hyderabadi cuisine at the famous Shah Gouse Café in Hyderabad. Be it lunch or dinner this two-storied restaurant is an iconic hub that stays crowded throughout the week. Their generous servings will leave you satiated.
Live In Style Loves: Mutton Biryani, Khichda, Chicken Biryani
Cost For Two: INR 650
2. Pista House
The delectable Chicken 65 and Dum Biryani is to die for! But if you simply love the drool-worthy Haleem, you should head to Pista House. But it also serves the It is the world’s largest Haleem seller with outlets spread across North America, Gulf, South East Asia and Europe. During Ramazaan, in hyderabad alone Pista house sells crores worth of Haleem every single day. Astonishing, right?
Live In Style Loves: Dum Biryani, Haleem
Cost For Two: INR 500
Your search for some exquisite biryani will officially come to an end once you have visited this legendary restaurant. The biryani here is bang on when it comes to taste and authenticity. Their flavourful biryani has been the talk of the town and you can expect a minimum 40-minute wait for a table on the weekends. Bawarchi’s biryani is so outstanding that they have a special mention saying they have no branches.
Live In Style Loves: Mutton Biryani, Egg Biryani, Chicken Biryani
Cost For Two: INR 750
4. Café Bahar
Situated at the corner of a bustling street in Hyderaguda, this popular restaurant in Hyderabad has been making headlines. One of the best places to get your hands on some amazing fish biryani. Not just that, this place is known for serving finger-licking Hyderabadi Dum Biryani to the city since 1973. They also offer a choice of specials, double and Bahar special biryani – the variation being the number of chicken, mutton or egg pieces in the dish.
The biryani out here taste divine as the spice levels are just right and not overly done.
Live In Style Loves: Fish Biryani, Hyderabadi Biryani
Cost For Two: INR 600
Preserving the reputation of Hyderabadi Biryani, Meridian is a perfect tribute to biryani lovers of Hyderabad. This place has been serving delectable and mind-blowing biryani at any given time of the day. If you have a spicy palate, this is the place for you. Meridian is known for its generous portions, massive chunks of meat and salaan that will make you drool. Need we say more?
Live In Style Loves: Chicken Biryani, Andhra Biryani, Dum Biryani
Cost For Two: INR 800
6. Biryani Wallah and Co
Hyderabad offers several restaurants for great biryani but none of them have been able to compete with Biryani Wallah and Co. Be it a late lunch, dinner or even takeaway this is a great place for all biryani lovers. We promise you, the biryani here is an absolute favourite!
Live In Style Loves: Mutton Biryani, Chicken Biryani, Chicken Grill
Cost For Two: INR 600
Satiate your taste buds and midnight biryani cravings, with these must-try biryani places in Hyderabad and do let us know your comments in the section below.