Taj Mahal is the first name that pops into our heads when we think about Agra city, isn’t it? But Agra is not only famous for the Taj Mahal but also for its delicacies. The city is, in fact, well-known for its street food and Petha (a type of sweet).
When it comes to food, Agra has the best of the places that offer everything from classical Indian dishes to Mughlai delicacies.
So, if you want to absorb the flavour of the city then here’s a list of the top 7 restaurants in Agra that you can visit.
Best Restaurants in Agra
1. Lakshmi Vilas
Type: South Indian Restaurant
Food: Lakshmi Vilas is a very popular South Indian restaurant in Agra that offers a variety of ‘dosas’ and ‘thalis’. Finger-licking taste and affordability make it one of the best restaurants in Agra.
Ambience: The interior of the restaurant is subtle in appeal, thereby adding to its peaceful ambience.
Meal for two: ₹ 400
Address: 50/A, Taj Rd, beside Nand Talkies, Sadar Bazar, Agra Cantt, Idgah Colony, Agra
Type: South Indian Restaurant
Food: Dasaprakash serves the best South Indian dishes in the city. Everything from dosas to thalis, utpam, ildis, lemon rice, curd rice and delicious desserts is available in this restaurant.
Its ice-creams are a must-try!
Ambience: The meaning of the word “Dasprakash” is “light of the servant of God” and the restaurant truly justifies to its name’s meaning. The ambience of this restaurant is very welcoming.
The best thing about Dasprakash restaurant is its hygienic environment. Dasprakash is, in fact, known for its cleanliness and hygiene.
Meal for two: ₹ 700
Address: Gwalior Road, Baluganj, Rakabganj Agra
3. Joney’s Place, Agra
Food: Joney’s place is a small eatery located in Agra. This place is best for morning people. This cafe serves everything from Banana Lassi to yummiest Malai Kofta and delicious desserts. The 2nd best thing about this place (after its finger-licking dishes) is its affordable prices.
And oh, here’s one more thing-the dishes are prepared fresh (in front of you), now isn’t that just wow?
Ambience: Joney’s place has a very cozy ambience.
So if you’re looking for a small place with delicious food, affordable rates and romantic ambience, Joney’s place is the best restaurant in Agra for you.
Meal for two: ₹ 450
Address: Miyan Nazir Rd, Near Taj Mahal, Kinari Bazar, South Gate, Tajganj, Agra
4. Sky Grill
Type: Rooftop Indian Restaurant
Food: An amazing view along with its delicious food preparations makes it one of the best rooftop restaurants in Agra.
It offers a wide variety in its menu including everything from delicious kebabs to tikkas and mouth-watering sizzlers.
Ambience: The ambience of the restaurant is intimate and soothing. The rooftop view adds to its amazing vibe. The staff members are also very nice and helpful.
Sky Grill is opened till 12 AM which means that you can even enjoy late-night dinners at this place. And if you’re looking for a place for a dinner date with your partner then trust us, Sky Grill is the perfect restaurant that you can visit in Agra.
Meal for two: ₹ 1000
Address: 1c, Fatehabad Rd, Tajganj, Basai, Agra
5. Stuff Makers
Rooftop Cafe in Agra
Food: With its tasty food, cozy ambience, great service and the amazing rooftop of the Taj Mahal, Stuff Makers make for a must-visit rooftop restaurants in Agra.
An amazing view of the Taj Mahal from its rooftop attracts the majority of tourists. So, next time when you’re in Agra, don’t forget to visit this great cafe. You will love it (undoubtedly).
Ambience: The ambience of the restaurant is intimate and cozy. The rooftop view adds to its soothing vibe.
Sky Grill is opened from 6 AM till 10 PM which means it a perfect place for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Meal for two: ₹ 700
Address: Kinari Bazar, Kaserat Bazar, Tajganj, Agra
6. Shankar Ji
Type: Indian Restaurant (Dhaba Style)
Food: An amalgamation of traditional Dhaba and modern restaurant, Shankar Ji serves the best local authentic cuisine. From early breakfast to midnight dinner, it caters to everything that a customer may want.
Ambience: This restaurant offers a home-like feel. The staff members are also very helpful.
Meal for two: ₹ 500
Address: Tanga Stand, Tajganj, Agra
7. Pinch Of Spice
Type: Non-Vegetarian Indian Restaurant
Food: As the name suggests, this restaurant offers delicious spicy food. It is, in fact, one of the most famous restaurants in Agra that serves the best non-veg delicacies such as kebabs, murghoti masala, etc.
But if you don’t eat non-veg then don’t lose heart because Pinch Of Spice offers some really good vegetarian dishes as well. Its paneer lababdar is a must-try!
Ambience: The ambience of this restaurant is home-like.
Meal for two: ₹ 1350
Address: 23/453, Wazirpura Road, Sanjay Place, Opp. Sanjay Cinema, Agra
So, there were the top 7 restaurants in Agra. If you are out, visiting tourist places in Agra, then be sure to stop at any of the restaurants mentioned above on our list.
Trust us, you won’t be disappointed!
Have you ever been to any of the restaurants/cafes mentioned above? If yes then tell us about experience in the comments below!
Know more about places to visit in Agra here.