A place which was known to be a hangout place of all rowdy boys of Mount Carmel college eventually got tagged as loafers lane. Now, it is not so as this lane attracts people from all walks of life but somehow the name ‘Loafers lane’ just got attached to it.
It is a food street in Vasanth Nagar located bang opposite to Mount Carmel college, known for small, unique joints serving scrumptious food. Being a popular Adda of students from Mount Carmel college, you will never see this as a calm and quiet place. Always bustling with teens and college goers, Loafers lane is food lover’s paradise in the city. Ask anything from authentic Mumbai Sandwiches, Thatte Idli, Momos, Desserts to Continental and Mexican, Loafers lane have it for you. Come, let’s explore this food street and see what we have here to eat and enjoy.
Mexican Chat at RR’s Blue Mount
When a mix of red beans, cheese, and Nachos come together then it will become RR’s Blue Mount’s special Mexican chat. A bite of Mexican chat with an authentic Mexican Red Sauce is just out of the world. This is one of the most popular foods of Loafers lane and definitely, a must-try.
Price: Rs.100 for two.
Chicken Boat at RR’s Blue Mount
When you feel like having a quick bite to satisfy those tiny hungry pants, go for Chicken Boat. It comes with a base of pastry topped with minced pieces of fresh meat on the slice of Garlic bread. This is something you will find only in Loafers lane and so don’t afford to miss it.
Price: Rs.100 for two.
Way to RR’s Blue Mount: If you are coming down on Miller’s road then take left into loafers lane opposite to Jain Hospital. On the 8th main road, you will find this shop at 200m down the street on the left. If you are coming from MCC then take the right into Loafers lane. You will find this stall at 50m down the road to the right.
Other Items at RR’s Blue Mount: Delta, Cake Fudge, Rolls, Wraps, and Pasta.
Open: 9 AM – 9 PM (Closed on Sundays)
Masala Puri Chat at Mount View Chat
If you are a Chaat lover then come to Mount view chat. You will be served with varieties of Chaat, especially Masala Chaat which is quite a popular order.
Best For: Masala Puri, Bhel Puri, Bun Nippat, Cheese Bun and Pav Bhaji.
Open: 2:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Veg and Chicken Momos at Puram’s Momo Stall
There are only a few places in the city where you can have the Best Veg and Chicken Momos. Puram’s Momo Stall is one such place where Momos are freshly cooked which comes with fresh veggie frillings coupled with an awesome Chill Sauce.
Price: Chicken Momo (1 Plate – 8 Pieces) – Rs.60 and Veg Momo (1 Plate – 8 pieces)- Rs. 50
Open: 5:30 PM – 9 PM.
Idli at Kinara Tiffnay’s
You might have tasted Idlies of different varieties but this one is special. A normal Idli comes with a green chutney and an authentic South-Indian Sambar which is quite good. Thatte Idli is a popular order along with Uddina Vada and Pongal.
Open: 7 AM – 11:30 PM and 4:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Other Items: Khara Bath, Mentya Bath, Puliyogre, Shavige Bath and Pulav.
Chocolate Lollipops at Desserted
Have you ever had Chocolate Lollipops? The cake crumb balls coated with pure chocolate with candy toppings, this is one of the must-have items in loafers lane. At Desserted, you get all kinds of Desserts and Ice creams which are equally beguiling and tasty.
Open: 9 AM – 10 PM
Chocolate Sandwich at Shyam’s Bombay Sandwiches
People come from far away places to taste the most delicious Sandwiches from Shyam’s Bombay Sandwich stall. Among all the sandwiches served here, Chocolate Sandwich is the most loved one which is a sweet twist to the regular sandwich.
Price: Rs. 100 for two.
Open: 9 AM – 9 PM
Also Try – Veg Sandwich, Aloo Sandwich, and Bread butter Sandwich.
Mumbai Veg Sandwich at Shri Ganesh Bombay Sandwiches
Sandwiches here are layered with chutney brimmed with boiled potatoes, onions, tomatoes and cheese. They are served hot with a generous amount of butter for which this stall is known for.
Open: 12 PM – 9 PM
Also Try – Jam toast Sandwich, Aloo toast Sandwich, and Chilly Cheese Sandwich.
So, this was about Bengaluru’s loafers lane and its Food Fiesta. When you are near Vasanth Nagar, come to the 8th main road and to Loafers lane to satisfy your appetite for the best street food in Bangalore.
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