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A proud & rich heritage that’s full of flavour

Our tradition of food and hospitality began in 1924 with the establishment of the MTR Restaurant by the Maiya family in Bangalore. This restaurant is a city landmark today and people still stand in queue to savour its unique, completely authentic dishes.


MTR Foods began in 1924 when the Maiya family opened their first restaurant in Bangalore, India. Today, the restaurant is a city landmark and people queue outside to taste its unique, completely authentic Indian vegetarian dishes.

With the vision of becoming an indispensable companion in every kitchen, Maiyas diversified their offering to include convenience foods and spice mixes. From a humble beginning, the small operation expanded to state of the art facilities that include a dedicated lab, printing and packaging. 2007 was a watershed year in MTR’s history. This was the year when MTR Foods was purchased ... Read more >

Authentic Indian - MEAL INSPIRATIONS

Chicken Manchurian

One of the all-time-favourite Indo-Chinese dishes, Chicken Manchurian is a perfect combination of deep-fried chicken and a spicy gravy. INGREDIENTS ½ tsp sesame oil 1 red onion, cubed into 2cm pieces...

2 Oct
GOBI 65 - Deep Fried Cauliflower with Indian Spices
GOBI 65 (Deep Fried Cauliflower with Indian Spices)

    Blanched cauliflower florets coated with aromatic Indian spices and deep fried. Beat the cold with this spicy and delicious snack or serve as an appetiser at your next party. INGR...

26 Aug