Home » Where to eat in Kerala

Rice Boat

Though a visitor to Cochin never is short of choices for a place to stay, the Taj Vivanta Hotel is one hotel with the most picturesque location providing the customers with an astounding view of the Cochin harbor and the beautiful backwaters, a specialty of Kerala.

The most famous restaurant of this hotel would be the Rice Boat restaurant. The restaurant gets its name as it is situated atop a rice boat. These were earlier used for picking up rice harvest around backwaters, but are now used as a house boat for tourists.

Most tables overlook the waterfront. You get a mesmerizing view of the open ocean, and enjoy Cochin’s beautiful landscaping. The restaurant pampers the customers to decide their choice of fresh sea food. The guests can interact with the chefs and request them for customized specialty dishes. The menu has a lavish range of sea food and Kerala specialties. The dishes are prepared in salt water and local freshwater and cooked in traditional spices and curries.

You can chose from a variety of lobsters, scampi, mussels and oysters, imported seafood etc. You can also relish the Norweign Salmon, octopus or clams. While you are enjoy your meal, a pleasant conversation with the chef only enhances your dining experience.

The restaurant timings are from 7:30 pm-12 am. Prior bookings are recommended.


The Rice Boat
Taj Malabar Cochin
Willingdon Island, Kochi (Cochin) 682 009, India
+91 484 664 3000

Leave your response!

Add your comment below, or trackback from your own site. You can also subscribe to these comments via RSS.

Be nice. Keep it clean. Stay on topic. No spam.

You can use these tags:

This is a Gravatar-enabled weblog. To get your own globally-recognized-avatar, please register at Gravatar.