Best Places to Eat in Delhi

Delhi- the food capital of Inida

Delhi- the food capital of Inida

India is known for its ‘Cultural diversity’ and with this diversity comes the food diversity as well. Delhi which is not only the capital city of India also happens to be the food capital of this country, where various cuisines can be found. Be it national or international, Delhi has gone at par with its other counterparts in terms of food. India has a very rich history starting from Aryans to Persians to Mughal and so on. In Delhi you can easily get Tibetan,Nepalese, Bengali or any other regional cuisine at places like Dilli Haat and State houses. The capital city doesn’t have any particular cuisine of its own like other states but a very strong Mughal and Awadhi influence can be seen in the food. With places like Moti Mahal claiming that they introduced Butter Chicken first and Karim’s that holds its recipes close to their heart because they have been at the same place since Mughal era. Now that new trends and concepts are seen in Delhi it’s very much visible that international food chains and restaurants are eager to explore Indian market and especially Delhi as their hub.

Street food in Delhi

Street food in Delhi

A number of international cuisines can be found in the city these days, African, Portuguese, Lebanese, Thai, Japanese etc. And at the same time the street food of Delhi remains everyone’s favorite no matter what. Places like Chandni Chowk, Chawari bazar, Amar Colony, Jama Masjid are famous for its old school food culture where things like Samosa, Nihari, Chhole Kulche, Kulfi etc. are still amongst the most favorite items.

Talking about the best places to eat in Delhi, let me list down a few places with best street food, regional and international cuisine:-

1. Barcelos (Portuguese, African)

2. Tamra- Shangri-La’s Eros Hotel ( European, North indian, Italian)

3. Diva Spiced ( Asian)

4. Indigo (  European, Continental)

5. Rustom’s ( Parsi)

6. Soi 7 Pub & Brewery ( Chinese, Thai,Japanese,Asian)

7. Zerruco at Hotel Ashok ( Mediterranean, Italian)

8. The Blue Door Cafe ( Italian, French, European, cafe)

9. Olive Bar & Kitchen ( Mediterranean, Italian, European)

Street food:-

10. Chache di hatti

11. Roshan di Kulfi

12. Sita Ram Diwan Chand

13. Natraj Dahi Bhalle Wale

14. Shiv sagar

15. Haldiram’s

Source- google

Source- google

These are a few new entries to the already huge food circle of Delhi which are a new favorite for everyone. So the best places to eat in Delhi are increasing day by day with some big names adding on to the list. You got to eat to believe it! So next time you are in Delhi do consider this list and give your taste buds a mouthwatering journey of flavors.



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