Dabba Services, Meal Subscriptions And Thalis For Affordable Homestyle Meals

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    First-time office-goer struggling with an end-of-the-month financial crisis, or just a uni student with a shoestring budget looking for cheap dabba services and meal subscriptions? We know you’re probably one of those if you’re reading this. We’ve done the calling for you and are ready to spill the beans on who those good cooks are.

    Home Bytes

    Home Bytes

    Paschim Vihar, Delhi

    Based in Paschim Vihar, Home Bytes delivers simple home-cooked meals across Delhi for INR 80. Coming to their food, this delivery service offers Rajma Chawal and Kadhi Chawal that will remind you of the food back home. An additional plus is the fact that their packaging is very neat and their service is also impeccable.

    Price: Veg Tiffin for INR 140 

    Delivery Area: Within 10km of Paschim Vihar

    Krishna Tiffin Service

    In Rohini Sector 17, there’s a vegetarian dabba man who delivers all over Rohini and Pitampura. His thalis start INR 129 and he also does a whole breakfast-lunch-dinner package. He'll switch things up with North Indian, South Indian and even Chinese. 

    Price: Starting at INR 129

    Delivery Areas: Across Rohini

    Corporate Dhaba

    Delivering across Delhi-NCR, Corporate Dhaba offers different meal options each day for lunch and dinner. The meals typically cost INR 135 and you can easily books your meals online through their website or via call. 

    Price: INR 135 onwards

    Delivery Areas: Across East Delhi


    Delhi Tiffins

    Delhi Tiffins delivers tasty and nutritious thalis in and around Janakpuri starting at INR 120. We have heard rave reviews about their aloo paratha as well and it will cost you an additional INR 60 for two pieces.

    Price: Thalis start at INR 100 onwards 

    Delivery Areas: Across Janakpuri

    Healthylicious Kitchen

    Healthylicious Kitchen offers some delicious vegetarian and non-vegetarian meals and salad options for those who like to eat healthy and clean. The meal plans start at INR 1,825 for five vegetarian meals and you can choose your meals from the wide variety of options available on their website.

    Price: Their subscription starts at INR 1,825 onwards 

    Delivery Areas: Across Delhi NCR

    Bhojan

    Headquartered in Gurgaon, Bhojan is a FoodTech startup that was started in 2020 with the sole aim of providing homestyle meals during the pandemic. These folks offer subscription-based meals for 7 days, 14 days or a month respectively. So, whether it's Kadhi Chawal for lunch or a hearty Chhole-Dum Aaloo meal for dinner, these guys are doing a killer job at preparing lip-smacking meals while keeping all safety protocols in mind. 

    Price: Their menu ranges from breakfast and snack options starting at INR 45; combo meals at INR 49 and Thalis ranging between INR 69-89. 

    Delivery Areas: Select locations in Gurgaon

    CurryOk!

    CurryOk! is a delivery-only kitchen in South Delhi and Noida that is currently providing a tiffin service of 20 meals per month. They have both vegetarian and non-vegetarian meals and serve from Mondays to Fridays. They have a Premium Tiffin Service and a Standard Tiffin Service, both have a slightly different menu. To subscribe to their tiffin services, call them up.

    Price: The Premium Tiffin Service is priced at INR 2.500/month for a vegetarian meal and INR 3,000/month for a non-vegetarian meal. Whereas, the Standard service is priced at INR 1,500/month for a vegetarian meal and INR 1,800/month for a non-vegetarian one. 

    Delivery Areas: Noida and South Delhi

    Maa Ka Chulah

    Serviceable across Delhi NCR, Maa Ka Chulah is a tiffin and catering service that delivers home-cooked meals. Their Quarantine Thali includes the good ol' dal, sabzi, paranthas /rotis, rice and salad at INR 99! How effin' cool is that? Very cool, if you ask us! 

    Price: INR 99 onwards (excluding delivery)

    Delivery Areas: Across Delhi NCR

    Savoury & Sage

    Savoury & Sage is a Naraina Vihar based home catering service run by Aatika Kapoor and her family. They're currently putting their non-essential home party orders on hold and completely working towards providing Covid meals for all those in need. Make sure you place your orders 12 hours in advance and are only delivering dinner thalis. What's super is that everything is delivered by Aatika herself and she also makes sure that all the groceries are personally picked and cleaned by her. To order, you can contact Aatika.

    Price: INR 75 for a home-cooked dinner thali (excluding delivery charges)

    Delivery Areas: Across Delhi NCR 

    Pro-Tip

    And for those weekends when you are super pumped and want to don the chef's hat, you can try your hands on these ready-to-cook meal options (there are vegan ones too!) which will spare you of the unnecessary prep time and you'll still end up feeling like a Masterchef. You can also check out these DIY meal kits to buy online on LBB. Alternatively, here are home chefs who are delivering the most decadent meals right to your homes. Oh, and some cloud kitchens too.