World Idli Day: Swiggy user spends Rs 7.3 lakh on idlis in a year

A Swiggy user in Hyderabad ordered idlis worth Rs 7.3 lakh in the past year, as per the online food delivery platform on ‘World Idli Day’. The peak time for ordering idlis is between 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. in cities like Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Chennai, Coimbatore, and Mumbai.

Bengaluru, Hyderabad, and Chennai top the cities where idlis are ordered the most. Plain idli is the popular choice across cities, with Rava idli being favored in Bengaluru and ghee/neyi karam podi idli in Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, and Telangana. Idlis rank as the second-most ordered breakfast item on the platform.

The top five restaurants famous for idlis include Asha Tiffins and Veena Stores in Bengaluru, A2B – Adyar Ananda Bhavan in Bengaluru and Chennai, Varalakshmi Tiffins in Hyderabad, and Sree Akshayam in Chennai, as per Swiggy’s data report.


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