When you are financially broke, places like ‘Karthik tiffin centre’ comes to the rescue. Opened 20 years back, the legacy and the crowd remains the same without any disappointment. The services start at 6am from the morning and keeps going round the clock almost till 2am every night.
They have a different set menu for breakfast, lunch, snacks and dinner. You can find the office crowd gather up all time and a thick rush even as late as 11pm. You can get plain dosa, ghee dosa, Idli, vada curry, poori for breakfast. The plain dosa is the most demanded here as its made right in front of your eyes inside the open kitchen. The prices start at just INR 10.
The typical Tamil Nadu tomato rice fills your stomach for lunch. Apart from that, they also serve sambar rice and vegetable biriyani. You just need to follow three simple steps in this kiosk. Get your bill first, show it to the cook, and lastly collect your plate. Sambar and couple of chutneys accompany the dosas and idlis. The potato kuruma is good enough for a plate of poori.
The dinner is something which everybody crave for in this small little place. One hardly finds place to stand and get his order done right. They have also bought in Chinese to their dinner menu and don’t expect authentic Chinese dishes. Noodles with gobi manchurian is just fast moving. Masala dosa, gobi dosa, mushroom dosa, paneer dosa, butter dosa and all other tiffin items come back for dinner.
It’s located right next to thirumangalam metro station. Don’t forget to try this pocket friendly place when you are in and around annanagar!