Hood Food: The Delhi Guide – 11 Places To Feast In & Around Chandni Chowk

Delhi 6 feasting!

More often than not, Chandni Chowk sparks off a conversation revolving around street food and parathas, but Delhi-06 more than just dahi bhalla and parathas. Here are 10 places in and around the bustling Chandni Chowk for a sumptuous meal.

 

  1. Karim’s

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Situated in the thriving Jama Masjid area, generations swear by the food at this eatery. Known and loved for its signature dishes like the Nikari and Bara Kabab, Karim’s is the go-to place for Mughlai lovers.karims

 

  1. Pararthe Wali Gali

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Ok, I’m no fan of clichés but deep-fried parathas are clear winners. This one needs no introduction. The paratha magnate of Delhi, this restaurant and the gali around it has fed hundreds of thousands of foodies, celebrities and tourists alike.parathewali gali

  1. Kake Di Hatti

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Another legendary gem in Delhi 6’s crown, Kake Di Hatti serves up delicious North Indian specials. The space around might not impress you much but the dal makhani, paneer butter masala and shahi paneer definitely will.kake di hatti paratha

 

  1. Nand Di Hatti

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Get the Delhiite inside you all charged up with the typical zest North Indian street fare at Nand Di Hatti. Don’t expect fine service, but get ready to pamper your taste buds with the best chole puri ever.nand di hatii

 

  1. Shyam Sweets

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Binge on Old Delhi treats, desi desserts and a plethora of scrumptious food items at Shyam Sweets. Stuff yourself silly with their nagori puri, kachauri sabi, jalebi and top that off with the thick and creamy lassi.shyam sweets

 

  1. Al Jawahar

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Tumble over to Al Jawahar to treat yourself with sinfuly good desi ghee doused Mughlai delicacies like kaleji gurda, nargisi kofta and chicken saag. The kebabs here in abundance include varieties like afghani, burra and tandoori tikkas.al jawahar

 

  1. Kanwarji’s

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Kanwarji’s has been feeding the Capital a decadent potpourri of cuisines like chaats, Chinese, Indian street food and continental nibbles. One must try the DIY pani puri, chole kulche and hakka noodles here.kanwarjis

 

  1. Aslam Chicken

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Dive into a hoard of chicken delicacies at Aslam’s. Yes, every possible kind of chicken that you can think of – tandoori, tikka, makhni – and needless to say, with oodles of butter. You could also try their mutton and fish varieties, which are equally good.aslam chicken

 

  1. Haji Shabrati Nihari Wale

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Nihkari. Nihari. And some more nihari. With ghee, ghee and some more ghee. Binge on top notch rich nihari with succulent pieces of meat smothered in a rich delicious gravy.haji shabrati nihariwale

 

  1. Kureman Mohan Lal Kulfi Wale

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A trip to Chandni Chowk is incomplete without overdosing on sugar and Kureman’s helps you achieve just that. Get high on delicious kulfis that the place serves in a variety of flavors like paan, mango, jamun and imly.kuremal mohan lal kulfi

 

  1. Giani’s Di Hatti

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Yes, the Giani’s but with an extra ‘Di Hatti’ suffixed to it. Because, Chandni Chowk. Pamper yourself with a glassful of deliciously extraordinary rabdi faluda at Giani’s. Some of the other specials here include gajar ka halwa, chhole bhature and other desi savories.giani's

 

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