This nook sells tasty thattu idly; at Mylapore

What is thattu idli? ‘One idli, about 6” diameter, served on a plate, loaded with podi and ghee, explains the founder of Sarvan Thattu idli, Guhan Manivannan.

It served with sambar and two types of chutney at this nook on R. H. Road. The shop opens at 3.30 p.m. and does brisk business serving up this idli and types of various types of dosas till 10.30 p.m. ‘We even offer the thattu idli and pongal for large orders – but customers have to bring their own vessels to take away the food items’, adds Guhan.

On R. H. Road, opp. Sathya Furniture (near the Royapettah flyover). Ph: 9176165016.