Celebrate Independence Day In Chennai With These Great Food Offerings

Monday marks the 69th year since India got her independence and that’s 69 years of this country growing to become what it has. The entire nation will be celebrating with speeches, parades and lots of music and obviously food. Food has been a huge part of Indian culture, even before we got our independence, so it only seems fitting that to celebrate the biggest day in the year of Indian history we eat lots of great food. Every city in the country is hosting a special kind of independence day buffet, with lots of great food options to choose from – Indian to British to American to Italian – because even if we are an independent country, we love food from all over the world.

Folks in Chennai, there are quite a few places you can go to get your Independence Day fill, but let us tell you of a few that have special menus and dishes just for this important day.

Taj Hotels, Chennai

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Anise, the all-day-diner at Taj Coromandel has a special lunch menu featuring some of the best dishes from all across the country. They have a live biryani counter, a large seafood selection, a kebab counter, Bengali desserts and favourite beverages from across the nation. Only lunch | Rs. 2,016 (including taxes).

Stop by Club House for a special brunch that has everything from everywhere. Indian delicacies like Lucknowi tarkari dum ki biryani and Chicken kung pow and Mugh musallam and even delicious fig & almond halwa. Only brunch | Rs. 1,700 (including taxes)

Gateway Hotel IT Expressway’s all-day diner, Buzz, has a buffet lunch spread with live counters that include special Indian desserts and mocktails. You can get dosas made the way you want or indulge in the chaat counter. And if you’re still not done, try out the tri colour ladoo. Only buffet lunch | Rs. 1,050 (plus taxes).


The Park, Chennai


Not only can you get to eat the delicious food at Six ‘O’ One, they’ve also got special room offers for the long weekend. But if all you want to do is eat, then avail of their special lunch buffet and if you pay for one buffet, the second one is on the house! You get have delicious dishes like Kerala appam, Hyderabadi chicken biryani, Kanyakumari tawa fish and so much more! Only lunch.


Radisson Blu City Center


Celebrate Independence Day with Oasis’ special lunch buffet and signature mocktails. And on the 15th of August, you can avail of a 15% discount on your bill! What better way to properly celebrate the day? And if that’s not enough, The Great Kebab Factory has a wide spread of biryanis, curries, Indian breads and delicious desserts to choose from. Plus, if you’re in the army, navy or air force, you get a 20% discount on your meal.

If your restaurant or hotel is having a special #IndependenceDay offer, please let us know by emailing us at [email protected] and we will add it to the list.


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