Deepika Padukone is undoubtedly one of Bollywood’s most successful actors. She has bagged the title of a megastar, thanks to the numerous stunning performances she has given in her career so far. In her latest update, Deepika shared a motion poster of her next movie Pathaan, featuring her and it is as intense as it can get. The poster went viral soon after, and the curiosity around her fans intensified further. 

But that’s not all we love Deepika for. The Piku actor is an inspiration for everyone, right from the strong personality we can see in public appearances to how fit she looks in each of them. No wonder she is also one of the fittest actresses of Bollywood. Well, maintaining such an amazing body does require a lot of hard work, and Deepika works out for the same too. But on the contrary, you will be surprised to know that she is a big foodie at heart, who loves to indulge in her favourite foods every now and then.  

If you follow Deepika on social media, you would know how she often shares a glimpse of her indulgences on social media. In fact, she has often revealed her comfort foods, favourite homemade food, cuisine, and sweet treats too in several ‘Ask Me Anything’ sessions. Wondering what all goes on Deepika’s plate? We’ve got some foodie secrets and diet tips of the actor right here and they are worth bookmarking. 

1. South Indian Food For The Win 

Deepika loves eating South Indian food and her breakfast mainly consists of dosa, uttapam and idlis along with upma whenever she is at home. In fact, in a recent AMA session, Deepika revealed how her all-time favourite comfort food is Rasam Rice. In the same video, actor Ananya Panday even confirmed how delicious south Indian food from Deepika’s home is, and wrote “Ur house South Indian food is my comfort food also, yum to another level.” According to sources, Deepika has even admitted to enjoying Medu Vadas and Masala Dosa from the legendary CTR (Central Tiffin Room) in Bengaluru. 

2. Filter Coffee Every Morning 

A lover of South Indian cuisine, Deepika is also fond of her filter coffee and likes to start her morning with it. Not just that, her love for coffee is so much that she sources some of the best coffee beans from her native place (Bengaluru). Who can relate with Deepika’s love for coffee?

3. Home-cooked Meals 

One reason why Deepika is at her fittest is also because she loves simple, home-cooked food more than anything else. She loves to gorge on the simple dal chawal, and can have it anytime. As per various sources, while shooting for her Hollywood movie in Canada, Deepika rented a condo and used to cook dal chawal for herself. Interesting, isn’t it? 

4. Chocolate Lover 

Time and again Deepika has revealed how she loves sweet treats, especially if chocolate is involved. A while ago, she posted a video of herself enjoying a chocolate bar alone, and her expressions are sure to tell you how decadent it must be. On another occasion recently, Deepika took to Instagram to share a picture of gooey multi-layered chocolate cake that she was enjoying. The cake with multiple layers and buttercream frosting looked every bit decadent.