Apart from the scenic sights and historical aesthetics of Kozhikode, this district in Kerala is home to a food culture that’s insane. This place is always bustling with hungry souls who find solace in quaint cafes, beachside thattukadas, or even at long-established restaurants. Having been to Kozhikode, I’ve found places in many corners of the city that makes you say, “Hey, that place looks enticing!”. In this article, I list down a few cafes in Kozhikode that are Instagram-worthy.
Location: opp. R.K Mission High School, Meenchanda, Kozhikode, Kerala 673018
This recently opened bread boutique serves freshly made loaves of bread that are to die for. Not just that, they have introduced a stunning menu that is bound to make you drool. As far as the aesthetics of the place goes, it’s beautiful and refreshing. Trust us, you would have not come across such a place in Kozhikode.
Sixth Avenue Cafe
Location: Baby Arcade, PT Usha Rd, opposite Taj Gateway Hotel, Kozhikode, Kerala 673032
You can’t ignore the teal coloured vibes this coffee shop emanates, can you? It’s an intimate space with service that is impeccable. The cafe serves delicious continental food. Everything on their menu is top-notch, even their sides. While enjoying their delicious spread, you can click pictures for the ‘gram.
Location: Kozhikode – Mavoor – Areacode Rd, Velliparamba, Kozhikode, Kerala 673008
Located quite close to the Kozhikode medical college, Dr. Cafe is the go-to spot for students. We guess the name of the cafe is inspired by the college. Their rustic-chic decor gives you the perfect backdrop for your Instagram pictures. This is the kind of place you go to after a tiring day at work or college assignments.
Location: South Beach, Kuttichira, Kozhikode, Kerala 673001
People who have been to the South Beach in Kozhikode would have come across this three-storeyed cafe facing the beach. The ambience and the view are to die for. You will not find a better spot in Kozhikode to click pictures for your Instagram.
Also Read: The Best Beachside Cafes Kerala Has To Offer
Cafe Dicaprio Calicut
Location: PT Usha Rd, 4th Gate, Vellayil, Kozhikode, Kerala 673032
All it takes is one beautiful spot in a cafe to get that perfect Instagram shot. Cafe Dicaprio Calicut is one of the best cafes you’ll find in Kozhikode. Tons of lightwood textures, quirky prints on furniture, and ample space to have your own privacy pretty much sums up this cafe. Oh wait, I forgot to add their oh-so-good pizzas that are AMAZING.
Location: 1, S Beach Rd, Kuttichira, Kozhikode, Kerala 673001
One of the quirkiest cafes in Kozhikode, this place has caricature wall drawings that add an eccentric vibe to it. This cafe has a really spacious layout but still manages to have a really cosy vibe because of its interiors. They have had celebrities come by and enjoy a cup of coffee. I now know why!
Location: Jaffer Khan Colony Rd, near Edumart, Arayidathupalam, Kozhikode, Kerala 673004
What’s with Kozhikode and teal-coloured cafes? I mean, you can’t go wrong with the colour. Plus, it gives you that oomph your Instagram feed needs. Lavesta Cafe has to go to be one of the cosiest cafes in Kozhikode I love going to. If you are looking for a cafe to curl up with a good book, this is the place to go. Have you been there? Let me know in the comments.
Happy Cup Cafe
Location: 7Q5F+8PV, PT Usha Rd, beside Taj Gate, 4th Gate, Vellayil, Kozhikode, Kerala 673032
Just like the name suggests, this cafe is for all the happy souls in Kozhikode. You will leave the place with a smile on your face, your tummy happy, and the perfect picture for your Instagram feed. I think what makes the interiors of the cafe unique are the various planters inside. It makes you feel like a part of nature.
Location: Jawahar Nagar Colony Rd, near SALES TAX OFFICE, Eranhipaalam, Jawahar Nagar, Kozhikode, Kerala 673006
If you’re looking for a cafe that reeks of classiness and minimalism, it’s this one right here. This cafe has the quintessential backdrop for an aesthetic Insta picture.
Location: Building #12/80A, Gujarati Street, S Beach Rd, Kozhikode, Kerala 673001
When in Kozhikode, do not forget to visit this hidden gem of a cafe. Step into the delightful ambience of 11- D and you will want to come back again. It’s classy, bougie, and has everything nice in it. It is easily one of the prettiest cafes in Kozhikode.
Did we miss any of your favourite cafes in Kozhikode? Let me know in the comments below.