Food! Food is something that we all crave for and when we travel to different places we make sure we try out the special cuisine of that particular destination. They say that nothing brings people together like good food. So, stop by that restaurant and eat your heart out wherever you are!
Want to know whether you are a seafood lover or not?
Go through this test: How many times do you prefer seafood over other dishes? If you are choosing it almost 60-70% times, you are a Die-hard seafood lover. If you choose it below 50% of times, then it is high time that you visit Andamans and taste the finger-lickin-yummy aqua food delicacies! Get hooked on to the exotic seafood variations available here!!
Out of all the food that is available out there, seafood is something that stands out. It is very special, appetizing and is preferred by almost everyone. Seafood does not limit to just one type of food but it is of different kinds and types. When you are a foodie in a beach destination then it is time to unleash your eating restrictions and feast on the scrumptious seafood platters served in the island’s restaurants.
Andamans is the place to be if you are in love with typical Seafood delicacies. The Andaman Islands are rich in producing a variety of seafood. Fishing is one of the main occupations on the islands, seafood is available in plenty. The sea that surrounds plays a crucial role in the island’s way of life, cuisine, and source of revenue.
Seafood is the main feature of the cuisine in Andamans and also a part of the staple diet of the natives. The island is blessed with a plethora of marine species that are exceptionally fresh and delicious when cooked.
What is so special about seafood in Andamans is that it is fresh, some are rare and they are very delicious. The seafood found here is incomparable to that of mainland India because in the islands there are a varied variety of fish and crustaceans that are rarely found in many places.
Seafood is loved by a whole lot of people for the reason that it is not only delicious but also healthy and nourishing. The groovy taste that it has makes it a good choice of food for kids and adults alike.
The diverse kinds of seafood are fishes, lobsters, prawns, and crabs. Apart from these Oysters and Squids are also attracting food lovers. To name a few edible fish found in the Andaman & Nicobar Islands for you to relish on are pomfrets, mackerels, seer fishes, mullets, tunny, silver bellies and the Red Snappers.
Numerous restaurants/food joints exclusively specialize in seafood in the islands. The restaurants have attractive seafood dishes on their menu that are lip-smacking and delicious. If you are a seafood fanatic then you should visit the local eateries as well as the fancy restaurants to try out the different kinds of dishes and give yourself a treat! If you are hardcore but not a fan of seafood and you are at Andamans you got to try the yummy varieties of fish, lobsters and prawn dishes that will surely make you fall in love with seafood.The amazing crabs and live lobster cooking is another thing you can go for.
Few restaurants give you the choice of choosing the lobster or crab that you want to have. The seafood dishes served are fresh and flavorful which you will savor. The Andamans have abundant eateries and restaurants that serve seafood in all the islands and people flock to these places to munch on some of the tastiest fish dishes, prawns and grilled crab/lobsters.
Restaurants that serve Good Seafood in the Islands
Rola Costa Restaurant (This restaurant has been CLOSED)
Now Havelock Island takes food tasting to all different levels. Many restaurants line from Beach Number 1 – Beach Number 3 are present that offer a good food tasting experience. For seafood lovers, Havelock Island is heaven. Below are some of the most famous ones
Full Moon Café
Golden Spoon (Have lost its Charm)
Garden View Restaurant
The Andamans does not have just beauty and charm to offer but great food that will keep your tummy and heart content. So, when you are at the islands whether a seafood lover or not do not miss out on treating yourself to the divine seafood of the Andamans!
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