5 February 2020 | 4 min read

Low On Funds? These 7 Budget Restaurants Are Just What You Need


Budget restaurants are a lifeline for many, especially those who are low on funds, but still do not want to compromise on the quality of food that they enjoy. For all of you residing or working in Bangalore, here are our top budget restaurants for those hard times when you’re low on cash and high on hunger. You can thank us later.

List of Best Budget Restaurants in Bengaluru

1. Smally’s Resto Café

Smally’s Resto Cafe

Live the small-town cafe charm at Smally’s cafe outlets across Bangalore. They have a loyal base of customers and serve some delectable burgers and yummy cheesecakes. The ambience is perfect for spending quality time with friends or going out on a quick date. The outdoor, as well as indoor seating, makes it a chosen place for all kinds of visitors.

Cost for two: INR 650
Opening Hours: Mon-Sat: (11:00am-11:00pm), Sunday: (11:00am-11:00pm)
Location: Smallys, Church St, Ashok Nagar, Bengaluru, 560001
Telephone: +919986658881
Served Cuisine: Continental

2. Truffles


Delicious steak and mean burgers, with a long queue for a table at any time of the week. If you are anywhere near this scenario, you are at Truffles. With outlets in Koramangala, Indiranagar, New BEL Road, Kalyan Nagar, and St. Mark’s Road, Truffles has been a cult favourite amongst youngsters and true Bangaloreans for years!

Cost for two: INR 900
Opening Hours: Mon-Sat: (12:00pm-10:30pm), Sunday: (12:00pm-10:30pm)
Location: Apex Building 93/A Ground Floor, A Wing, 4th B Cross Rd, 5th Block, Koramangala, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560095
Telephone: +918041536565
Served Cuisine: Continental

3. Koshy’s


It’s tough to thrive under extreme competition coming from newer restaurants, but one way to beat the blues is to remain true to your essence. Koshy’s has maintained its old-world charm throughout the years and continues to be a favourite among its visitors. A big inner is the Prawn Biryani – spicy and full of masalas, with massive prawns in them, it is best enjoy this with your hands.

Also, Appam and Stew is ideal for a traditional Sunday lunch with the family, or perhaps you’re the Ghee Rice and Fish or Chicken Curry kinds. Whatever you choose, expect spicy, greasy but oh-so-wonderful home-style fare that finds its way into your heart and memory.

Cost for two: INR 700
Opening Hours: Mon-Sat: (9:00am-11:00pm), Sunday: (Closed)
Location: 39, St Marks Rd, Shanthala Nagar, Ashok Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560001
Telephone: +918022213793
Served Cuisine: Continental

4. Mavalli Tiffin Room (MTR)

Mavalli Tiffin Room (MTR)

Think of an authentic South Indian breakfast at one of the oldest outlets in Bangalore. Mavalli Tiffin Room or MTR, as it is famously known, has been giving the world a pure essence and taste of the authentic Kannada cuisine. Their ghee dosas are the best in the world, but one must also try their thaali for an experience that will surely leave them full for the day at the least pocket pinch.

Cost for two: INR 250
Opening Hours: Tue-Sun: (7:00am-9:00pm), Monday: (Closed)
Location: 8, Ground Floor The Basil, Sampige Rd, Malleshwaram, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560003
Telephone: +919886633725
Served Cuisine: South Indian

5. Mad Over Donuts

Mad Over Donuts

A warm and welcoming smell of sugar dipped fried dough fills the air in any MOD outlet. Their donuts are made fresh and drizzled with many different toppings right from dark chocolate, white chocolate, milk chocolate, berry compotes, and even sugar-dusted!

Get your hands on some of their filled donut options for an unfortunate and messy experience. That’s not all – you can explore digibank debit card for multiple offers – trust us, it does not get better than this. Yay right?

6. Airlines Hotel

Airlines Hotel

A student’s favorite, Airlines Hotel, is an iconic establishment serving up simple south Indian dishes that are budget-friendly. Buttery dosas, fluffy idlis, crispy vadas, and spicy Mangalore buns are what will tantalize your taste buds here. For someone wanting to fill a bigger appetite, go for their South Indian and North Indian thalis. Finish it off with a glass of masala chaas or the city’s favorite filter coffee.

Cost for two: INR 400
Opening Hours: Mon-Sat: (7:00am-10:00pm), Sunday: (7:00am-10:00pm)
Location: No 4, State Bank of India Rd, Shanthala Nagar, Ashok Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560001
Telephone: +918022273786
Served Cuisine: South Indian

7. Bheema’s


Banana leaf meal on your mind? Head over to Bheema’s with just 200 rs in your pocket for heaps of rice on your banana leaf drenched in their special Pappu. With servings of vegetable curries, sambhar, rasam, and curd, be sure to get home with a happy tummy and not so light pocket! The fact that their meals are unlimited makes it even more worthwhile.

Cost for two: INR 650
Opening Hours: Mon-Sat: (11:30am–3:30pm & 7:00pm–10:30pm), Sunday: (11:30am–3:30pm & 7:00pm–10:30pm)
Location: 31, Asha Building, Ground Floor, Church Street, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560001
Telephone: +918025587389
Served Cuisine: South Indian


DBS Travel Now Offers

DBS Travel Now Offers DBS Travel Now Offers


You May Also Like

Trending on Live More Zone