The pious month of Ramadan is here. Muslims throughout the world fast from dawn until dusk. Post dusk, the celebrations begin; they break their fast and offer prayers. Be it the street food or the restaurants, Delhi is one place which no food lover can afford to miss.Your flight tickets are the gateway to this foodie’s paradise. Take a look at some of the best places to visit in Delhi during Ramadan for an enjoyable experience.
1. Karim's (Jama Masjid)
If you are a lover of Mughlai cuisine, then Karim's is sure to delight you. Here you can relish scrumptious dishes like Mutton Burra, Mutton Korma, Mughlai Chicken and Jahangiri Chicken. To satiate your sweet tooth, gorge on the mouth-watering Kheer Benazir and Shahi Tukra.
Address: 16, Gali Kababian, Jama Masjid, New Delhi.
2. Al Jawahar (Jama Masjid)
Visit Al Jawahar, the North Indian speciality restaurant to tantalise your palate with authentic Mughlai delicacies. Try out the delicious Nihari and spice-up your mood. The Khameeri Rotis out here will leave you wanting for more. For non-vegetarians, this place is a paradise. A visit to this old Delhi restaurant will urge you to come back again.
Address: 8, Jama Masjid Matia Mahal Road, Matia Mahal, Opposite Gate 1, Jama Masjid, New Delhi.
3. Ashok & Ashok Meat Dhaba (Azad market)
As you enter the Ashok & Ashok Meat Dhaba in Azad market, you will be thrilled by the magnetic aroma of pure desi ghee food preparations. Here you can indulge in delectable Mutton Biryani or Chicken Biryani. You can also treat yourself to yummy mutton or chicken curry and enjoy it with rotis (flat bread).
Address: 5820/42, Subhash Chowk, Sadar Thana, Near Azad Market, Azad Market,
4. Moti Mahal (Kalkaji)
Every connoisseur asserts that Moti Mahal in Kalkaji serves the most awesome tandoori cuisine. For a good culinary experience, every foodie must explore the Moti Mahal restaurant. Here you can try out delicious Egg Curry, Butter Chicken, Mutton Shahi Korma, Chicken Tikka Masala and Murg Bemisal. For desserts, don’t forget to savour the toothsome Phirni.
Address: A-119, Double Story, Kalkaji, New Delhi.
5. Ustad Moinudin Kebabs (Chawri Bazar)
Talking about food, how can one forget the irresistible kebabs? Once you taste the food of Ustad Moinudin Kebabs near Chawri Bazar, you are sure to desire for more even after a good burp. When you are at this place, you can try out the appetising kebabs and rolls. The Buff Seekh Kebabs served with onion, lemon and chutney will finally satisfy the foodie inside you.
Address: Gali Qasimganj, Near Lal Kuan, Chawri Bazar, New Delhi.
6. Kake Di Hatti (Chandni Chowk)
Vegetarian food has its own charm, what say? You will fall in love with the toothsome cuisines and simple ambience of Kake Di Hatti. Don’t just drool over the scrumptious Dal Makhani but try it out when you’re here, it’s one of their speciality, the other being Lauki Raita.
Address: 654-666, Church Mission Road, Fatehpuri, Chandni Chowk, New Delhi.
7. Old Famous Jalebi Wala (Chandni Chowk)
Who will say no to lip-smacking desserts after an appetising meal? This Ramadan, tantalise your palate with thick jalebis. Treat your sweet tooth to fresh jalebi with rabri.
Address: Dariba Kalan, Chandni Chowk, New Delhi
If you are in Mumbai, we have got the yummy list for you. Check out these places to visit in Mumbai to gorge on Ramadan special delicacies.
Author : Vijaylaxmi Thakur