What’s the first thing you think about when you hear the word ‘pasta‘? We think of cheese. We also think of creamy goodness. And we think of veggies in meat swimming in that creamy goodness. Oh, we’re thinking of it all! And now we’re a little hungry. But hey, we’re always hungry, remember?
Pastas are something everyone enjoys, and the world can thank the lovely Italians for discovering it. Nothing feels better than pasta on a rainy day, when you’re down in the dumps, or when you’re celebrating at a dinner party! If you feel like you’re in the mood for some pasta, we’ve got a super list for pastas in Chennai that you can try. Also, there’s a mix of options like red sauce, white sauce, mix sauce, or pesto, and also a mix of vegetarian, poultry, red meat, and seafood! Go ahead binge on some delicious pastas in Chennai now!
1. Chicken & Hazelnut – Basil With A Twist
Basil With A Twist, located in the centre of the city, is the best go-to place for some real, authentic and delicious pasta, served in true Italian style!
2. Beef Pasta Pesto – Jonah’s Bistro (Besant Nagar)
The Besant Nagar outlet of Jonah’s Bistro has a great selection of pastas, but the must-try dish here is the Beef Pasta Pesto. If you love beef, do not miss this.
3. Mixed Sauce Pasta – Fusilli Reasons
Pink sauce! The perfect combination of the red and white sauce!
4. Carbonara Pasta – Sandy’s Chocolate Laboratory
Bacon and egg yolks – that’s one yummy pasta!
5. Chicken Marinara Pasta – Pantry D’or
If you’re in Anna Nagar, you probably already know of this place. Walk in to taste this delicious pasta and you’ll never wanna walk out.
6. Chicken Marsala – Lloyd’s Tea House
The classic marsala sauce is here – at Lloyd’s Tea House. New on the menu and fresher than ever!
7. Al 4 Formaggi – Little Italy
Four cheese pasta. Because one just wouldn’t do.
8. Lamb Lasagne – The Brew Room
Forget the regular lasagne. Say hello to soft juicy meat layered with cheese and the best sauce ever.
9. Penne Al Forno – Cream Centre
Veggie friendly, and friendly in general too. Why? Because all your friends will be eating off your plate. Try keeping that pasta to yourself.
10. Ravioli Kamarina – Dario’s
Veggie friendly ravioli! Hurray!
11. Shrimp Ravioli – Tuscana
What’s better than shrimp pasta? Shrimp ravioli.
12. Spaghetti Lobster – Azzuri Bay
A delicious combination of lobster, crab meat, wine, and brandy, this pasta is not one to miss.
13. Pappardelle Pepperoni – Spaghetti Kitchen
Pepperoni pizza is so last year. Say hello to pepperoni pasta.
14. Pasta Al Funghi – Chamiers Café
A soft, light, mushroom pasta – every time it rains this is what we want, and we know where to go for it!
15. Chicken Lasagne – That Madras Place
Talk about the perfect chicken lasagna – this is it!
16. Prawn Farfalle – Amethyst Café
Cute butterfly shaped pasta and prawn look so good together, especially when there’s a delicous sauce to go with it.
17. Royal Seafood Lasagne – Shaack
It’s royal. It’s seafood (any seafood lovers out there?). And it’s lasagne. Dream come true, don’t you think?
18. Chicken Tequila Fettuccine – California Pizza Kitchen
Wait. Tequila in pizza? We’ll have this all day, every day.
19. Romana – Ciclo Café
Ah, Romana. Dig in for a comforting slice and remember to take some home with you for when you want to curl up on the couch.
20. Mixed Sea Food Penne – New Town Coffee House
Hey, we’re calling those seafood lovers again. You see the ‘mixed sea food’ tag there? What are you waiting for?
21. Chicken Pesto – Mash Restocafe
If you want to grab some pasta by the beach, go for this one. We recommend it.
22. Bolognese di Pollo – The Pasta Bar Venetto
Bolognese sauce – best thing to ever happen to pasta. There are many other things but we love this one just as much!
23. Al Salmone – Bella Ciao
Don’t worry, we didn’t forget salmon! Obviously! Best salmon pasta in the city can be found in Bella Ciao, at Kottivakkam.
24. Four Cheese Pasta – Hola
Another four cheese pasta. Must we say anything more to convince you to try this?
25. Pasta Romano – Terrace Café & Grill
Something romantic about this one. Not just the Romano part, not just that it’s Italian. It’s also rooftop dining. Yes!