How Many Of These 7 Iconic Delhi Spots Have You Eaten At?

Tushar posted on 23 April

Whether you’re new to Delhi or been living here all your life, there are some iconic food joints in Delhi that you have to grab a bite at. Be it a breakfast parantha or a post-dinner waffle, Delhi’s food culture has grown leaps and bounds, and these are the culinary legends that have been there for it all.

Big Chill

Iconic might be an understatement when it comes to this place. We bet most Delhiites have had their fair share of Penne Vodka pasta and Mississippi Mudpies here. If you haven’t been here yet, it’s time you clear your schedule and make new plans.

Cafes

68-A, Khan Market, New Delhi

Karim’s

Tikkas and kebabs don’t get any better than the ones Karim’s has in store for you. The melt-in-your-mouth and melt-your-heart combinations have been around for decades, and have a special place is Dilliwalas hearts.

Casual Dining

16, Gali Kababian, Jama Masjid, Chandni Chowk, New Delhi

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Rajinder Da Dhaba

Rajinder Da Dhaba, or as it’s famously known, RDX, is one of Delhi’s oldest dhabas serving delicious rolls, galouti kebabs, paneer tikka and more. Go here for a heavy Mughlai feast.

Dhabhas

AB-14, Safdarjung Enclave Market, Safdarjung, New Delhi

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Sita Ram Diwan Chand

The lanes of Paharganj have a lot to offer. The best of the lot? Sita Ram Diwan Chand’s chole bhature. They’ve been around forever now, and have been dishing out some of the best street food in the city.

Fast Food Restaurants

2246, Chuna Mandi, Paharganj, New Delhi

Gulati’s

If you’re headed to Pandara Road, don’t forget to make a stop at this iconic Mughlai restaurant. Gulati’s has been part of many Delhiites’ childhoods and their Dal Makhani and Butter Chicken are some of the true classics the city has to offer.

Casual Dining

6, Pandara Road Market, New Delhi

Wenger’s

Connaught Place’s beloved gem, Wenger’s is a bakery that has stood the test of time, food critics, and rivals alike. A rum ball here, a shammi kebab there aaaaand the next thing you know you’re hooked and experiencing serious Wenger’s withdrawal symptoms. Go here if you’ve got that crazy sweet tooth.

Bakeries

A-16, Middle Circle, Connaught Place, New Delhi

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Moolchand Paratha

Parathas  are part of the staple diet when it comes to an authentic Delhi breakfast. Moolchand Paratha is arguably the best in the business—the parantha business—serving all kinds of paranthas—from the classic egg and paneer parantha to chilli garlic and egg keema parantha.

Street Food

Shop 4-5, Moolchand Metro Station, Lajpat Nagar 4, New Delhi