Varanasi or Benares, known for being the spiritual capital of India, is a wonderful place to discover a delicious range of ethnic flavors. We have selected the most noteworthy restaurants in Varanasi.
Located close to the Vishwanath Temple, the Blue Lassi is a popular place to grab a midday meal and quench your thirst with a glass of thandaai – a cool and fresh lassi that you can find in different varieties. Painted in blue, this spot is adorned with passport-sized photos, snapshots and postcards from customers, new and old. The place exudes a serene charm and offers visitors a glimpse into a unusual menu. Choose to go for fruity flavors like the Pomegranate-orange Lassi or decide on a sharp tinge of mint in your drink. Nothing can beat this age-old shop that is always brimming with young travelers.