Are you a Mangalorean? Have you lived in Mangalore for more than 10-15yrs? If yes for both, then if I ask you the best of the roads, parks, cafe’s, hotel’s, snack counters in Mangalore would you be able to tell me? A real thought provoking stuff right? Never thought someone would ask you this someday.
Red FM 93.5 the Mangalore division Radio Station of Sun Network, had recently started a poll and survey under the name ‘Red Chappu‘ to find the best of the best roads, parks, juice corners, place for Goli Baje (Mangalorean Snack), Fish Fry, Neer Dosa (another Mangalorean Delicacy), Ice Creams and Beach.
After a period of 3 days voting by the listeners of the Radio, they have come out with the besties of Mangalore, and they are..
Gandhi Park, Mannagudda bags the first prize, followed by Tagore Park and Kadri Park as 2nd and 3rd respectively.
Ladyhill to Mannagudda, MG Road and KPT to Padavinangady are the winning roads.
Best Place for Goli Baje
Indra Bhavan Restaurant, Hotel Usha Kiran and Vandana Pai’s Canteen in Karangalpady are the places now in list you wouldnt want to miss trying out.
Best Place for Juice
Juice Junction of Balmatta, Dinky Dine and Khatta Meetha of Saibeen Complex is where you get the slurping fresh fruit juices and milk shakes.
Best Place for Neer Dosa
Guthu restaurant, Falnir, Janatha Deluxe and ‘Kudla’ restaurant.
Best Place for Ice Creams
Pabbas, Lalbagh, Icy Creamz, Bendorewell, and Naturals, Kadri.
Panambur beach, Someshwara beach and Tannirbhavi beach.
So next time you are in Mangalore, you know where to explore, where to hang-out, where to stop for a snack and enjoy your time in Mangalore.