Dilli Diaries

Dal Makhani is to North Indians, what sunlight is to plants – absolutely essential for a healthy existence. It is edible fuel for our makkhan (butter) loving soul. Right from Moti Mahal Deluxe’s creamy dal makhani to ITC Maurya’s iconic dal

Bread has played, and continues to play, a crucial role in most of the snacks hawked at the streets of Delhi. Whether it’s in the form of a bun in an aloo tikki burger and with pao bhaji or as

The Sector-29s of Delhi-NCR have been our favorites since forever – whether it is Gurgaon’s happening party place or Noida’s bustling street food hub. ‘29’ seems like a great number for the foodies in the Capital. We’d told you about all the

Food kiosks or the beloved thelas as they are fondly called, are merely restaurants on wheels or a niche in the wall rolling out delicious food. If you are on for hopping from one kiosk to another and saving on the

One of Delhi’s oldest residential settlements, Nizamuddin is an iconic area owing to the celebrated dargah, a bustling railway station and delicious food available at almost every nook and corner. Surrounded by major areas like Jangpura and Sunder Nagar, Nizamuddin

Ordering in is like the ‘comfort food’ of eating out. There is not better happiness than getting the lover of your life delivered at your doorstep (wrong as that may sound, it’s true). Here are 25 delivery outlets to bring

The City of the Mughals, Delhi is now the city of foodies who will hog on anything that starts with butter and ends with makhani. Famous for the typical Punjabi dhabas in its outskirts, Delhi itself is home to a

Winter in the Capital brings along copious amounts of masala chai in clay kulhads, piping hot kachori sabzi, and the quintessential treacle laden jalebi topped with dollops of rabri. But how did the dessert, which is fit to be served

The Capital is currently engulfed in a thick blanket of smog that has brought down visibility to an all time low while the air we’re breathing has never been worse. And you don’t really have to step outside of your

On 4th November, 2017, the Indian National capital – along with leading food experts and entrepreneurs from all over India – will stand witness to the crowning of the humble khichdi as “Brand India Cuisine” at World Food India. But

The national capital, Delhi, is a city of many cultures, traditions, and even ethnicities. And that invariably means that our food too is a spectrum of flavours from across the country and the world. Delhi’s street food, for instance, is

A rather exotic player in the Capital’s street food scene, shawarmas successfully earned a spot among the top favorites of locals all across NCR. And staying true to the Demand-Supply hoopla, restaurants and food kiosks constantly thrive to up their

It’s good to drink once in a while. But what if your once in a while is more than just once in a while or what if your plants don’t sprout money and/or alcohol? Moreover, what if you’ve just spent

Paan is a hot favourite in various parts of India. A delicacy that is deep rooted in royal histories, the paan now has many variations, which makes it a favourite for a larger number of people. Though the capital takes

Could it BE any hotter? Actually, yes it could. Thanks to a cloud burst in Shimla, the Capital is enjoying a rather pleasant May. But will that stop us from our ‘beat the heat’ rituals? No. We shall still guzzle

It is a well-established fact that of the many things it is famous for, Delhi’s street food is easily the crown jewel of the city’s food scape. With outlets – new and old – staying on top of their game

What is the one thing you miss (or will miss) about your college? Not the classrooms, definitely not the lectures and not even the teachers – except for a few who helped you clear the exams or didn’t notice the

Apart from being famously infamous in a lot of departments, you have to hand it to the Capital for serving up a list of delicious food items. Right from the stuffed parathas to the sinfully creamy kulfis, no one can

Delhi is a city of many seasons, and drastic ones, may we add. If it’s hot, it’s almost 50 degrees and if it’s cold, it just about touches zero in the later months of the year! So what is the

The fresh high school graduates flocking the capital are mostly headed towards university central, a.k.a. North Campus. The tad more populous and popular half of the University of Delhi sees a plethora of students gushing in from various parts of