Today lets talk about Chandni Chowk and while it’s very hard to keep your eyes off the amazing sarees and suits to shop, you should not miss the street food of this place.
1.NATRAJ DAHI BHALLE
The first place we are going to be talking about is “Natraj Dahi Bhalle “ which you will come across as soon as you would enter into the streets of Chandni Chowk. Here One plate of Dahi Bhalle and Aaloo Tikki costs for Rs. 50 each and this is one of the most classic starters to have here served with Curd, Imli chutney, pomegranate seeds, and chat masala. The Dahi Bhalla’s are served since the 1940s and the taste hasn’t changed a bit.
2.DARIBA KALAN-JALEBI WALA
You just can’t enter the Chandni Chowk lane without stopping at Dariba Kalan’s most loved shop “Jalebi Wala”.They have Samosas, Jalebi’s, and Rabri’s, and the size of their jalebis is just as big as the size of your own face. You just can’t miss this place being in Delhi because these jalebis are made in pure Desi Ghee and are super yummy!.
3.DAULAT KI CHAAT
All along the Dariba Lane, you would see the local carts selling “Daulat Ki Chaat”. Every person who enters Chandni Chowk swears by this surprising chat made out of cream which is actually sweet in taste. If you are the kind of person who likes very subtle sweets and desserts, you will probably enjoy this but for the people who are hardcore sweet lovers, you might not like it much
4.PANDIT KANHAIYA LAL DURGA PRASAD DIXIT PARANTHE WALE
No one can ever miss this shop if they are visiting the famous “Paranthe Wali Gali” in Chandni Chowk. You” ll be surprised by the variety of paranthas sold here like Kaju Parantha, Banana Parantha, and Rabri Parantha, etc. The evergreen is Paneer paranthas but their best is mix veg paranthas which they serve with lots of pickles, sweetsop vegetables,tamarind and banana chutney, and the refreshing green chutney. A full meal costs rupees 140 but is totally worth the price because of the yummy stuffing and the fulfilling taste. This place is visited and acknowledged by so many celebrities.
5. KATRA LESWAN – HOT CHIMNEY’S
This place is famous for its yummy Paneer Tikkas and Afghani Soya Chaap besides its full plate kadhi and rajma you’ll love their tandoori menu. A plate of Afghani Soya chaap has the freshly cut onion and green chutney is a perfect complement to the yummy creamy soya chaaps. The portion served is pretty big to fill your whole tummy well. All you vegetarian buddies out there, you must visit this place.
- KHARI BAOLI-RABRI BHANDAR
This place is famous for its delicious “Rabri”. They have the best flavor filled with almonds and sprinkled with crushed cardamoms and pistachios. Make sure you do not go into a food coma after eating these mouthwatering rabris. It costs Rs. 40 a plate and is totally worth the price.
So these are six amazing food options you could get in Chandni Chowk Market. Do give them all a try.