Monsoons in Delhi aren’t really the most enjoyable, but then as Delhiites, we know how to turn that around, right? Plates full of pakoras and pots full of chai can solve most monsoon troubles, and we know this combo works for pretty much any time during the season.. Go check out these pakorawalas in Delhi if you haven’t already {you can thank us later}.

Khandani Pakodewala

Photo source: Khandani Pakodewala

Photo source: Khandani Pakodewala

Always crowded, this place makes crazy sales throughout the day. What makes it so popular? The sheer variety of pakoras, and all of them prepared hot for you. Be sure to try out the gobhi and pyaaz pakoras {we love the paneer ones too}.

Where: Ring Road Market, Sarojini Nagar

Nearest Metro Station: AIIMS

Price: INR 100 for two {approx.}

Timings: 9am – 10pm

Senor Dhan Singh

Photo: Sarang Gupta/LBB

Photo: Sarang Gupta/LBB

If you haven’t already heard of this gem in Yusuf Sarai, now is the perfect time to check it out. It doesn’t just offer delicious bread pakoras, but is also known for its jalebis {which are never bad, are they}.

Where: 8/15, Mandir Wali Gali, Yusuf Sarai Main Market

Nearest Metro Station: Green Park 

Price: INR 120 for two {approx.}

Timings: 10am – 8pm

Contact: +91 9212135900

Kakkar’s Pakoda Stall

The paneer-bread and mix pakoras here are just the best. We love them, and we’re sure you will, too. For those hunting for some good chai to go with it, the chaiwallah nearby serves great tea. So much win!

Where: Opposite I. P. Jewellers, Bhagwati Marg, Karol Bagh

Nearest Metro Station: Karol Bagh

Price: INR 100 for two {approx.}

Timings: 11am – 10pm

New Vishal Corner

Photo: Sarang Gupta/LBB

Photo: Sarang Gupta/LBB

If you want more out of Nehru Place than just Epicuria and all its fancy food, head to this place. The pakoras don’t feel too oily, and are just as delicious as any of the other places on this list.

Where: G-4, Vishal Building 95, Nehru Place

Nearest Metro Station: Nehru Place

Price: INR 200 for two {approx.}

Timings: 9am – 9pm

Paramjeet Fish Pakodewala

Photo: Sarang Gupta/LBB

Photo: Sarang Gupta/LBB

No one does fish pakoras better than this place {wanna bet?}. Sole, Surmai, Sungara; you name it, and they have it. The pakoras taste great, and so does the amazing mint chutney they serve with them.

Where: WZ-1, {opposite the metro station}, Basai Darapur Road, Moti Nagar

Nearest Metro Station: Moti Nagar

Price: INR 550 for two {approx.}

Timings: 11am – 11pm

Featured photo: Sarang Gupta/LBB