UNESCO World heritage sites, cafes, bars and amazing nightlife, everything can be experienced in Delhi. Many people around the country want to shift to this city for the same reason.
Another thing for which Delhi is very popular nation-wide is street food. As Delhi offers great job opportunities, people from everywhere settle here and as a result, their cultures and habits reflect in the food here as well. Delhi has some very exciting street food options which you must try while in Delhi. Do try these 13 food stalls which will satisfy your taste buds and leave you craving for more.
1. Chache Di Hatti
Delhi and Chole Bhature go hand in hand. Chache Di Hatti is extremely popular, it provides one of the best Chole Bhature in the city.
The menu seems very limited but even in the limited menu, everything is served with just the right taste and flavours. Though it is a very small shop, people maintain a queue here in order to receive their plate of Chole Bhature. People love the taste of these Chole Bhature. Try it for yourself and tell us what you think?
Price: 30-50 Rs/plate
Location: D-33, Block G, Bungalow Road, Kamala Nagar
2. Khemchand Daulat Ki Chaat
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Khemchand Daulat Ki Chaat, known for serving a mouthwatering dish offers only one dish and that is Daulat Ki chaat.
Cold raw milk is mixed with cream on an ice slab overnight and then the sweetened milk is whisked until frothy. Later the flavours like kewra, mawa, crumpled channa, khoya are added.
Once done, it tastes like heaven as described by those who have tasted it. This stall is so famous that celebrities visit or call upon khemchand to serve them the dish. Tempting, isn’t it?
Location: Naughara Jain Temple, Kinari Bazar Gali, Parathe Wali, Chandni Chowk
3. Dolma Aunty Momos
Momos have now become everybody’s favourite street food dish. This wasn’t the case earlier. In Delhi, when nobody accepted momos it was this woman Dolma who put out the first-ever momos stall in Delhi and has been serving since then.
Everybody loves the momos she serves because she originally belongs to Tibet and had later come to Delhi and brought the flavour here.
Because of all the love she’s got she has named it “Dolma Aunty Momos”. The taste is very authentic and every momo lover’s paradise.
Price: 50 Rs/Plate
Location: D-1, Alankar Cinema Rd, opp. Police Station, Central Market, Lajpat Nagar II, Lajpat Nagar
4. Gupta Chaat Corner
Are you a Chaat lover? Gupta Chaat Corner is the answer to all your Chaat cravings. It serves one of the best aloo tikki, Chole tikki, tandoori chaap roll, literally any Chaat you wanna try.
Apart from this it also serves you breakfast in the morning. This place is also known for serving some really spicy food, so if you’re a spice lover, Gupta Chaat Corner is one stall you should never miss when in Delhi.
Price Range: 100-150 Rs /- per person
Location: 1/51, Central Market, Near Guru Nanak School, West Punjabi Bagh
5. Kulcha Junction
To experience the best kulcha ever made, kulcha junction is where one should stop by. Kulcha Junction is known for serving the authentic Punjabi style Kulcha with butter.
Whoever has been here to taste the very famous Amritsari Kulcha, has never been disappointed. Even though the place is very small, they don’t compromise on taste. If you love Punjabi food, then this is your go-to place in Delhi.
Price Range: 50-80/ Plate
Location: Near Bangla Sahib, Connaught Palace
6. Natraj Dahi Bhalla
Natraj Dahi Bhalla is another stop to have the best aloo Ki Chaat. Here you will find a lot of variety in different types of chaat such as Dahi Pakora, Dahi Bhallas and much more.
Natraj Dahi Bhalla has been serving in Chandni Chowk for so many years now and everyone loves the different options along with the flavours.
Location: 1396, Main Road, Near Central Bank, Chandni Chowk
7. Pt.Kanhaiyalal & Durga Prasad Dixit Paranthe Wale
Parathe, another Punjabi food everybody is aware of and is everybody’s favourite. We must all be aware of 5-6 types of parathas in our everyday life and that we enjoy having, but when you visit the paranthe wale, the stall has to offer you way too many types and that too with the best taste.
Parathas from here are extremely well known and can be suggested to anybody who’s an absolute paratha lover.
Price Range:80 rs/plate
Location: Shop no 36, Paranthe wali Galli, Katra Lehswan, Chandni Chowk
8. Gupta Ji Kulfi Wale
To have something refreshing, apart from all the delicious street food everywhere in the city, there’s yet another different yet yummy sweet/dessert everybody loves.
Kulfi, known as the traditional Indian ice cream widely loved by almost everybody, Guptaji offers a variety of kulfis with the best taste. All Delhi Kulfi recommendations will always have Gupta Ji Kulfi Wale in it.
Price Range: 70-120rs/plate
Location: Shop-27,11/21, Gurudwara Road,Near Arya Samaj Mandir, Tilak Nagar
9. Sehyog Alpahar
Sehyog Alpahar is one of those stalls which has really good seating and is highly recommended, not only for the taste but also for the price.
At Sehyog Alpahar you will get Chinese and South Indian. The quality of the food served here is much spoken of and Dosa’s from here are really famous.
Price range: 50-100rs/ Plate
Location: Block 3, Main Market, Shivaji Marg Flyover, Tilak Nagar
10. Tom Uncle Maggi Point
Who isn’t a fan of Maggi? Maggi is the one dish everybody loves and talks about.
Eating piping hot Maggi in the cold weather of Delhi is totally worth a shot. Though there are a number of uncountable stalls that serve Maggi because its most loved, Tom Uncle Maggi Point is one of those stalls that always comes to mind first for serving the authentic and best flavoured Maggi in the city. Many people travel miles just to have the taste of his Maggi.
Price range: 40-90rs/plate
Location: Guru Tegh Bahadur Road, Near Near Ramjas College, University Enclave, Chandni Chowk
11. Raju Chur Chur Naan
Raju Chur Chur Naan is one of the famous naan serving places in Dwarka, Delhi. This area isn’t where people go for street shopping/food but Raju Chur Chur Naan makes them visit here.
With a variety of the crunchiest Naan, Raju Chur Chur Naan serves the best Naan with yoghurt, pickles and a curry. Even though it’s a little overpriced compared to other places, the taste and the flavour makes it all worth it and a must-visit when in Delhi.
Location: Shop G2/3, Ground Floor, Manish Corner Plaza, Sector 12, Dwarka
12. Afsar Chicken Point
This one is for all the Chicken Lovers. Zakir Nagar is one of the areas in New Delhi which is similar to Jama Masjid, here you will find everything but with comparatively less crowd and that’s the best part.
Afsar Chicken point is one of those stalls in Delhi which serves unique and rare flavours of chicken that even the high-end restaurants wouldn’t be able to serve. The speciality of the Afsar Chicken Point is its dishes and the flavours. All chicken lovers must definitely visit here when in Delhi.
Price Range: 100-120/plate
Location: 395/A, 3, Zakir Nagar Main Rd, Jogabai Extension, Zakir Nagar, Okhla
13. Talib Kabab Corner
One of the best places to enjoy the Kebabs and it’s variety, Talib Kabab Corner is the most spoken about, even this is in Zakir Nagar. For every chicken lover apart from the authentic chicken curry, kebabs are one thing they’d want to try for starters and Talib Kabab never fails to keep up with the taste and expectations, so when in the mood for kebabs, Talib Kabab is the place.
Price Range: 80rs/ plate
Location: 143, Jogabai Extension, Zakir Nagar