Delhi/NCR is loaded with plenty of eating joints that it can take all day long to decide about the finest places to dine out. Whether you’re a vegan or not, the restaurants in Delhi won’t disappoint any foodie. Right from budget food, to the most expensive and fancy restaurants, Delhi has something great to offer for everyone.
Here is a list of ten places that you should add to your to-do list to relish some of the best and tempting dishes in town.
1. SodaBottleOpenerWala, DLF Cyber City
SodaBottleOpenerWala located in DLF Cyber City, Gurgaon is a great combination of excellent ambience, amazing hospitality and delicious food. If you love Parsi food, then you must consider visiting this place. Considering the scarcity of eateries offering authentic food, this place pulls a lot of crowd.
Must-try dishes: Berry Pulao, Keema Pav, Baida Roti, Parsiana and the Dikra Kiri
2. Saravana Bhavan, Connaught Place
If you want to try some authentic South Indian cuisine, then Saravana Bhavan is one place you shouldn’t miss. You’re definitely going to love this place for its budget menu and comforting ambience. Situated in CP, Saravana Bhavan has been a hot favorite place for people wanting to relish some vegetarian delight. This restaurant is usually packed with customers, and so you may have to wait to get a seat in it. But the delicious South Indian food – that the restaurant serves – is worth the wait.
Must-try dishes: Onion Rava Masala Dosai, Rava Kesari, Rava Kichadi, Panchavarna Utthappam, Mini Tiffin
3. Gulati, Pandara Road
Located in the Pandara Road Market, Gulati is one of the most preferred restaurants for both vegetarians and non-vegetarians. Nice ambience, prompt service and lip-smacking food makes the dining experience at Gulati satisfying and memorable. The dishes served in this place are a bit expensive, but the amazing quality and taste of the food makes it worth the money.
Must-try dishes: Galouti Kebab, Kadhai Murg Masaledar, Shahi Veg Platter, Paneer Lababdar, Phalse ka Sharbat
4. Khan Chacha, Khan Market
Khan Chacha restaurant located in Delhi’s posh Khan Market proves that “Old is Gold.” It is one of the oldest restaurants that has withstood the test of time, and is still as much a crowd puller as it was in the old days. Khan Chacha is famous for lip-smacking kebabs and rolls.
Must-try dishes: Chicken Tikka Roll, Mutton Seekh
5. Moti Mahal, Daryaganj
Have you been longing to eat butter chicken? Well, then there couldn’t be any place better to relish your taste buds than Moti Mahal, Daryaganj. It is recognized as the legendary restaurant in Delhi to eat butter chicken. After all, it is the creator of butter chicken. The place is also famous for its tandoori chicken. A must visit place for all chicken lovers.
Must-try dishes: Butter Chicken, Kadhai Paneer, Tandoori Chicken
6. Chache Di Hatti, Kamla Nagar Market
Chache Di Hatti is the busiest place in the Kamla Nagar market and is famous for its finger-licking good Chhole Bhature. Though you may have to wait in long queue to get your order, but the wait is worth the soul-satisfying experience that the food offers. But remember that the place shuts down in the afternoon at 2PM. If you want to tantalize your taste buds with some good street food, then Chache Di Hatti is definitely one place you must visit.
Must-try dishes: Chole bhature, Sweet Lassi
7. Fa Yian, Connaught Place
Situated in the middle circle in Connaught Place, Fa Yian is a great place for people who love Chinese cuisines. It is a value for money restaurant that serves delectable and mouth-watering Chinese dishes. The service is very pleasant and the atmosphere is warming. Overall a good place to hang out with your friends.
Must-try dishes: Fried Chicken Wontons, Thai Chilly Garlic Noodles, Singapore Chicken, Chicken Pepper Salt
8. Andhra Bhavan, Connaught Place
This place will never disappoint if you’re a biryani lover. It serves authentic and lip smacking Hyderabadi biryani, however it is available only on Sundays. Besides, it is a economical place to try the popular Andhra food.
Must-try dishes: Chicken Curry, Chicken Fry, Prawn Curry, Idli, Vadas, Dosa
9. Punjabi By Nature, Rajouri Garden
This is a must-visit place for Punjabi food lovers, as it offers delicious and authentic Punjabi dishes at affordable prices. Everything from the food to ambience to service will make your dining experience at PBN a truly splendid one.
Must-try dishes: Kastoori Kebab, Dahi Ke Kebabs, Dal Makhani, Veg Galouti Kebab, Amritsari Murgh Tikka
10. QD’s Restaurant, GTB Nagar
No place in Delhi can match up to the momos that this place offers for vegetarians or non-vegetarians. The interiors of this restaurant will catch your fancy, the lively music and delicious snacks make this restaurant a great place to spend your evening with friends.
Must-try dishes: Crispy Chilly Potatoes, Chicken Tandoori Momos