16 Pure Vegetarian Restaurants in Chennai

By Neha Kapoor on Oct 28, 2015
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Since many people are moving towards the concept of being pure vegetarian these days, it might not be difficult to figure out restaurants that serve the green way. Needless to say that most of the metropolitan cities in India such as Chennai today own a dazzling dining scene that offers pure vegetarian restaurants as well. Let us have a look at the best vegetarian restaurants in Chennai where the diners can have delectable variety of veg food.

1. Royal Indianaa

As the name suggests, this restaurant serves the authentic Indian food in Chennai. Royal Indianaa is known for its elaborate buffet with a big spread. An ideal place to dine for those who want to avoid flesh!

Royal Indianaa - pure vegetarian restaurantPC: theaccordhotels

Cuisine: South Indian, North Indian

Cost for two: Rs 1500

2. Peaches

This restaurant claims to offer an exciting combination of fresh vegetarian ingredients and ingenious recipes collected from around the world! Fancy vegetarian food indeed!

Peaches - pure vegetarian restaurantPC: chennaifoodguide

Cuisine: North Indian, Mexican, Mediterranean, Italian

Cost for two: Rs 850

3. Delhi Highway

The heavenly food of Delhi in Chennai! Relatively new to the Chennai food scene, Delhi Highway serves, as you may have guessed, north Indian food and street food. It's nearly always crowded, which just goes to show how much the city's foodies love it.

Delhi Highway - pure vegetarian north indian restaurantPC: zomato

Cuisine: North Indian, Street Food

Cost for two: Rs. 900

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4. Masaledaar

A perfect place to have vegetarian food at a really affordable price! North Indian food is served here in perfect style and manner.

Masaledaar - pure vegetarian north indian restaurant

Cuisine: North Indian

Cost for two: RS. 450

5. Pind

Sit in a restaurant that is deliberately fashioned like a Dhaba! And why not! Pind means rustic, and true to its name, this restaurant is Velachery's favorite for north Indian and Punjabi food.

Pind - pure vegetarian restaurantPC: tripadvisor

Cuisine: Punjabi, North Indian

Cost for two: Rs. 800

6. Cream Centre

This Mumbai-based chain restaurant might be a bit pricey but its chhole bhature and nachos are to die for!

Cream CentrePC: grouptable

Cuisine:North Indian, Mexican, Italian

Cost for two: Rs 1600

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7. Kaidi Kitchen

This jail-themed restaurant definitely offers an interesting dining experience. From Thai to Italian to Lebanese, they've got a range of cuisines, all of which you can enjoy while sitting in this unique prison setting.

Kaidi Kitchen - pure vegetarian restaurantPC: naidunia.jagran

Cuisine: Thai, Italian, Mexican, North Indian, Lebanese, Chinese

Cost for two: Rs 1500

8. Jalpaan

Jalpaan offers its vegetarian spread in its classy ambiance. This restaurant is known for its pure vegetarian cuisine and lunch combos and the star attraction is towards the end of the meal, as a token of mouth freshener, you’ll be served with Jalpaan or simply put Paan Shots.


Cuisine: North Indian, Italian

Cost for two:Rs 900

9. Annalakshmi Restaurant

Vegetarian food served in traditional way! They have a buffet with all kinds of south Indian delicacies that have to be tasted to be believed, and that's why it's still extremely popular after so many years. Don’t forget to order the Sevai PayasamPaneer Palak, and Mysore Masala Dosa. This is one of the best south indian veg restaurants in Chennai.

Annalakshmi RestaurantPC: livemint

Cuisine: South Indian, North Indian

Cost for two: Rs 1000

10. Mahamudra

Mahamudra serves you the good old fashioned South Indian food with some of the best dosas in town. They also serve good North Indian food. With an art and crafts boutique and seating in multiple spaces, Mahamudra is a place that makes health food enjoyable.

MahamudraPC: grabhouse

Cuisine: South Indian

Price for two: Rs 700

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11. New Yorker

Mexican, Italian and Indian! This restaurant will definitely spoil you with choices. The best vegetarian dishes of all these three cuisines are offered with a twist of delectable flavor. Their shakes Oreo shake, Kitkat shake, and Ferrero Rocher shake will make your meal complete and sumptuous.

New Yorker

Cuisine: Mexican, Italian, Indian

Price for two: Rs 900

12. Royal Vega

This option might seem pricey, but then there is no cost for luxurious and sumptuous food. With five types of settings (based on the idea of King’s Table, Queen’s Table, Queenmother’s Enclave, Princes’ Table and Ministers of the Cabinet), the ambience and decor are perfect in each opulent detail.

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Cuisine: North Indian, Mughlai

Price for two: Rs 4000

13. Flower Drum

Chinese and only vegetarian! Yes you heard it right. Serving good old Indian Chinese in a way that makes more particular vegetarians quite comfortable, Flower Drum has earned a lot of fans.

Flower DrumPC: zomato

Cuisine: Chinese

Cost for two: Rs 700

14. Eden

The lovers of vegetarian food should definitely visit Eden. The menu is adventurous with Drumstick Crpes, Avocado Rolls, creamy-layered lasagnas, the white sauce bakes, the Chef Baked Bowl, the Spag Bholo or spaghetti with vegetarian dumplings in imitation of Spaghetti Bolognese is their idea of a culinary heaven. There are also soups, salads and North Indian dishes.

Eden - pure vegetarian restaurantPC: rajiv shankar

Cuisine: North Indian, Continental, South Indian, Italian

Price for two: Rs 750

15. Little Italy

Little Italy is the place for all the vegetarians who just can’t get enough of the delicious Italian food they serve here.

Little Italy

Cuisine:Italian, Mexican

Price for two: Rs 1300

16. Dario’s

A subtle décor that serves some of the best Italian dishes! Dario's provides a pretty setting for its delicious veg-only Italian delicacies. Trust us, even non-vegetarians will love the food at Dario's.


Cuisine: Italian

Cost for two: Rs 1200

So which vegetarian restaurant would you like to visit? Let us know.

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