Laden with spoonfuls of ghee or dollops of melting better and stuffed with the goodness of veggies or even chicken and mutton…it’s just too difficult to say no to parathas, whether it’s for breakfast, lunch or dinner. And, going by the options you get to pick from, there’s so much to try. Here’s our pick of the best paratha places in the city for you to check out.

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Kapoor’s Cafe

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Indian Paratha Company

Paratha Plaza

With interesting names like Forget Me Not and Sanjh Savera, the parathas here come stuffed with everything from aloo and gobi to peas and cabbage. Served with curd, pickle and a helping of mint chutney, their 50-50 Paratha {aloo, onion, paneer} and Dil Bahar Dil {stuffed with palak, peas, methi, cabbage, capsicum and cheese} are what you must try here.

Where: They have outlets in Koramangala 4th Block, Koramangala 1st Block, HSR Layout 7th Sector, HSR Layout 2nd Sector, HSR Layout 3rd Sector, JP Nagar 7th Phase, Sarjapur Road and BTM Layout 2nd Stage

Price: INR 35 upwards

Timings: 11.30am-3.30pm and 6.30pm-11pm

Indian Paratha Company

indian paratha company at devanahalli for varieties of parathas

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Located along the Bangalore-Hyderabad highway {after Bengaluru International Airport}, Indian Paratha Company is definitely worth the long drive. Be it the simple Aloo Paratha or the spicy, mango-pickle-filled Achari Masti Paratha, this place gets a thumbs up for its lipsmacking fare. Oh, and do try their Parathzzas which come with toppings like aloo cheese, paneer tikka and soya keema. All to be washed down with tumblers of lassi.

Where: 1/2, Guttahalli, Kasaba Hobli, Devanahalli,International Airport

Price: INR 80 upwards

Contact: +91 9902009977

Timings:: 7am-11pm

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Kapoor’s Cafe

What better way to start your day than with some whole wheat parathas? Keeping it simple, the restaurant has Aloo, Gobi, Onion, Paneer and even Mix Parathas. If you’re feeling particularly ravenous, their Cheese Parathas {triple-cheese and four-cheese options are available} might just be what you need.

Where: Near Thubarahalli Bus Stop, inside Gurukul Compound, Thubrahalli, Whitefield

Price: INR 50 upwards

Contact:+91 9739267702

Timings: 10am-11pm

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Bobby’s Punjabi Dhaba

While you may not find too many options here, the joint is known for the typical dhaba-style fare it dishes out. Pick from aloo, aloo onion, gobi, mooli, methi and paneer versions of the paratha {which come with a chunk of butter on top} and dig in.

Where: Near Lavanya Theatre, St John’s Road, Ulsoor

Price: INR 50 upwards

Contact: +91 9663678382

Timings: 12.30pm-3.45 pm and 7.30-11pm {closed on Mondays}

Desi Vdesi

Photo source:  Desi Vdesi

Photo source: Desi Vdesi

Pocket-friendly and tasty, the parathas at Desi Vdesi are a hit among regulars who flock here during lunch time. Go for their Aloo Paratha, Sattu Paratha or the Mooli Paratha and pair it up with a glass of cold lassi.

Where: 48, Triump Tower,Church Street; Near Vijaya Bank, KH Road, Double Road, Shanti Nagar and 198, Opposite Bikaner Sweets, RT Street, BVK Iyengar Road, Majestic

Price: INR 40 upwards

Contact: +91 7406262230 {Church Street outlet}

Timings: 11am-11pm

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Ande Ka Funda

With nine outlets across the city, Ande Ka Funda is your go-to spot if you’re looking for a paratha fix without burning a hole in your pocket. And, nearly 25 variants to choose from! Generous with their stuffing, the Paneer Paratha and Egg Paratha here are our favourites.

Find an Ande Ka Funda near you here.

Price: INR 25 upwards

Timings: 8.30am-10.30pm

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Golmaal Paratha

golmaal paratha at btm layout for parathas

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Nothing golmaal about this place, we assure you. Apart from options like Tikka Corn Paratha and Chilli Cheese Paratha, the menu here includes Double Cheese variants {try the Mushroom Double Cheese} and Chinese as well {think Manchurian Mix Paratha}. Meat-lovers can load up on the non-veg specials like Chicken Chutney Paratha, Mutton Keema Paratha and Mutton Pepper Masala Paratha.

Where: 746, 1st Floor, Opposite ICICI Bank, 13th Main Road, 2nd Stage,BTM

Price: INR 85 upwards

Contact: +91 7259335620

Timings: 11am-11.30pm

Delhi Food Point

A tiny North Indian food eatery, the place might not look too inviting {so, takeaway may be ideal} but try the parathas here and you will soon become a regular. From good old Aloo Paratha to Mutter Paratha and Corn Paratha, the offerings here promise you a filling meal.

Where: 117, 1st Main, 1st Block, Jakkasandra Extension, Koramangala 1st Block

Price: INR 30 upwards

Contact: +91 9844299630

Timings: 9.30am-4pm and 6.30pm-11pm

Parathe Wali Gali

Oh yes, Bangalore has it’s own version of Parathe Wali Gali, although it may not be as legendary as the original street in Delhi. Head here and choose from variants like Aloo Pyaaz, Gobi, Paneer or even Pizza Parathas, offered in two categories — Stuffed Tawa Parathas {served with chutney, curd, salad and pickle} and Special Parathe Delhi Se {served with chole or sabji instead of the chutney}.

Where: 189, 190, RMR Shopping Complex, 3rd Cross, Neeladri Nagar, Phase 1, Electronic City

Price: INR 35 upwards

Contact: +91 7676595858

Timings: 11am-3.30pm and 6.30pm-10.30pm

Check out their website here to order online.

Paranthas And Dosas

paranthas and dosas at nagwara for parathas

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Not up for the same old parathas? Try the Special Stuffed Paranthas here, the fillings include everything from chhole to rajma {kidney beans}. They also have Chicken Keema and Chicken Seekh Parathas to please the non-vegetarians.

Where: 2116, 4th Cross, CMR Road, 2nd Block, HRBR Layout,Kalyan Nagar and Elements Mall, Thanisandra Main Road, Nagawara

Price: INR 100 upwards

Contact: 080 32713131 {Kalyan Nagar outlet}

Timings: 8.30am-10.30pm

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Rishi’s Paratha Plaza

While the menu here includes most of what you’ll see in Paratha Plazas, this eatery has quite a few interesting paratha avatars that might tempt you to give them a try. Try the Peanut Twister Paratha {peanut, aloo, onion and garlic} and if you’re feeling adventurous, go for the CCC Paratha {that’s chocolate, cheese and chilli!}.

Where: 101, Krishna Complex, RMV 2 Stage, Sanjay Nagar

Price: INR 25 upwards

Contact: +91 9632244030

Timings: 11am-11pm {closed on Mondays}

Tiwari’s

tiwari's ghee paratha and chaats has interesting parathas

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Whether it’s the rich Palak Paneer Paratha or the flavourful Rajasthani Masala Paratha, Tiwari’s won’t disappoint you. Expect accompaniments of thick curd, pickle and chutney to be mopped up with the butter-laden parathas. And Kesar Chai for a perfect ending.

Where: 252, 2nd Stage, 22nd Cross, Near BDA Complex, Banashankari; Mega Mart, Near DG Petrol Pump, 2nd Stage, Banashankari; Near Brand Factory, Bannerghatta Road and 616/2, 31st Cross, 10th A Main Road, 4th block, Jayanagar

Price: INR 70 upwards

Timings: Tuesday-Sunday, 12.30pm-10pm and Mondays, 6.30m-10pm

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Laddoos

One of our favourites when it comes to desi khana at a budget, Laddoos has parathas with fillings like aloo, gobi, mooli, methi and sattu. Their Paneer Parathas are a favourite with us although we wish they’d be a little more generous with their cheese fillings.

Find a Laddoos near you here.

Price: INR 36 upwards

Timings: 10am-10pm

Check out their website here.

Featured image via: Indian Paratha Company