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Malleswaram, Bengaluru

(4.5/5 based on 440+ reviews on the web)
Set in the northwest area of Bengaluru, Malleswaram is a district known for its residential neighborhoods and the celebrities who live there. Nobel laureate C.V. Raman, badminton world champion Prakash Padukone, noted Carnatic musician Doraiswamy Iyengar, and a host of other stars have lived in this popular district. You can also find some shopping complexes and temples, dating back to the 17th century, located here. Trees line the roads, making even sunny afternoon walks pleasant, and old eateries offer traditional South Indian food. Put Malleswaram at the forefront of your travel plans using our Bengaluru itinerary builder.
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  • R K Narayan's imaginary town "Malgudi," is a combination of MALleswaram and basavanaGUDI. The images of this place is beautifully depicted via R K Laxman's cartoons. People in this locality are blesse...  more »
  • Decent place having a good market. You will find almost everything of your needs. Well connectivity as well.  more »
  • Malleswaram has a soft corner for old Bangaloreans. "This is original Bangalore" they would always say. Few good things are the eateries like CTR, Veena stores and Janata Hotel. Malleswaram would be a...  more »