1. Ram Ki bandi

SourceAditya Chinta
Needs no introduction ! One of the most popular places to go to when you’re looking for an early morning bite after that hectic shift .

2. Alhamudillah hotel

Irrespective of time, this place serves all Hyderabadi delicacies. Quick service, reasonable prices, convenient timings, nice location.
3. Yummy dogs


Located at the Raheja IT park, works best for the IT crowd looking for a quick bite at a pretty affordable price. Only downside – you’ll end up wanting more than one hotdog.

4. Club 8

Works best if you’re looking for a quick drink at an affordable price. Has a very guy-esque feel to the entirely functional space.

5. Beer house

Located in the centre of the It hub, facing Durgam cheruvu, this place offers drinks and appetizers starting at 99 rupees with a corporate setting.

6. Over the moon

While slightly on the more expensive side, the ambience and the food more than compensates for it. Go there for a memorable experience !

7. Creamstone


For all of your ice cream cravings after Mid night, Creamstone is the place to go to ! With a wide range of flavours , this joint will sure sweeten the deal .

8. Paradise

Probably the most iconic place for biryani ever to exist in Hyderabad, get ready for massive crowds at any given time of the day.

9. Gafoorbhai shawarma

Located on Road number 10 in Banjara Hills, finding this place for a first timer can be tricky. But the meat he puts inside a bun and serves with dollops of butter is surely worth the wait.

10. Bombay duck


With four dining options existing in a single place viz Bouchon, Lila, Amethyst and Aubergine, you sure are spoilt for choices with this one. A bit heavy on the price, but totally worth it.

11. District N

One of the places which has live music, serves alcohol, quirky ambiance making it a comfortable place to spend your weekend evening.Also, buffets with unlimited alcohol !

12. Sardarji’s Dhaba

One word : chaat ! Located in gachibowli , this place brings back memories of times when chat used to be that amazing stuff from the roadside vendor. tasty food, amazing prices and nice location. Do check this bad boy out !

13. Bikanervala

Looking to overdose on some vegetarian fare , both tasty and affordable at the same time? Look no further ! With a variety that personally made me burp twice in a row, this place is fun !

14. Mini panjab

Located in gachibowli, this place was personally endorsed by a lot of my Punjabi friends for their huge portion sizes and amazing taste. I had a dekko, and loved every bit of it !

15. Nanking

Nanking has multiple branches throughout the city, but I personally find the good ole Secunderabad one to be the best. Do check it out for amazing chinese food at affordable prices.


16. The Wingster

Okay, first off , cool logo ! With varying spice levels that you can choose from, food eating competitions and staff who get the idea of bringing the chicken wing culture to India, this place is the bomb !

Southie: Saurabh Rao