India is a land of varied cultures, languages, and religions. It is a country that has a lot to offer. The diversity of India is reflected in its food, and there are many Indian cities that have to serve delectable dishes. Here, in this article, we have listed the places that serve the best food in India.
Top Cities in India that are famous for foods
Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Lucknow, Hyderabad, Amritsar, Jaipur, Udupi, Gangtok.
Delhi-Apart from being the capital of India, it is also known as the food capital of India. Delhi is home to the best quality street food. You will find finger-licking street food at every nook and corner of Delhi. People can find the best quality Chaat at Bengali Market. Choley Bhature, Rajma Chawal, Paneer Makhni, Butter Chicken, etc., at Old Delhi and Karol Bagh. There are lots of food Plazas available in Delhi.
Mumbai- India’s financial hub, is also famous for its variety of food. One can get all types of regional food here, such as South Indian, North Indian, Konkani, Coastal meals, Mangalorean seafood, Goan food, Mughlai Kebabs, Chinese food, Maharashtrian and Gujarati food. Also, try Vada Pav, and Pav Bhaji, the local delicacy.
Kolkata- Kolkata is well known as the street food destination of India. It is a gastronomically rich city or heaven for foodies. Kathi roll, chowmein, momos with soup, rasgulla, fish cutlets, Sandesh, the list continues. You must try Kolkata biryani; that is amazing. Make sure to carry an antacid while planning a food trip to Kolkata.
Lucknow- Lucknow has distinguished itself as a pioneer in Awadhi cuisine. Lucknow Kebabs are a vital part of its cuisine. You will find a variety of kebabs here. Kebabs like tunday, boti, galouti, seekh, kakaori, and shaami. Lucknow biryani combines rice, garden fresh spices, and marinated chicken or lamb. It is a must-visit place for meat lovers. However, there are many options for vegetarians too.
Hyderabad-The city of Nizam is internationally famous for its Biryani. This is found everywhere, from roadside dhabas to luxury restaurant. Apart from this, you will taste Mughlai, Andhra, and Turkish cuisine. Do not forget to taste the keema samosa, paaya, lukhmi, and sheer khurma.
Jaipur– If you love food very much, you must visit Jaipur once in a lifetime. You must go in for Rajasthani dishes. Daal Bati Churma, laal maans, you will get several options in the pink city of India. Chowk Dhaani at Jaipur is a paradise for food lovers at Jaipur.
Amritsar-Amritsar is famous for its world-renowned shrine Golden Temple. Amritsar is famous for Wagah Border and Jallianwalla Baagh. The other main thing that put it on the traveller’s list is its lip-smacking food. This humble city has some of the best cuisines, such as
Amritsari Kulcha, Amritsari Chicken, Amritsari Paneer, and Amritsari fish are a few. Amritsari lassi (buttermilk) is the speciality of this place. This particular drink is the city’s most emblematic drink. You can sit at the langar being organized by Golden Temple authorities at any time.
Gangtok– This hilly city is popular for its scenic beauty. Foodies are attracted here to restaurants serving Sikemese, Tibetan, and Nepalese cuisine. You can also opt for pork stewed with vegetables and soft and juicy momos.
Udupi- If you want to relish South Indian dishes in one place, Udupi is your destination. The ubiquitous dosa,medu wads,idli, makes it an unmissable destination for food lovers. The city is famous for its over and above tasty food. Woodlands and Konark restaurants serve the best dishes.
Apart from the above destinations, there are several there one can try for several dishes of different types of tastes. For people who want to travel to India for their gastronomic satisfaction and experience new and different kinds of food, there are several destinations to visit. We have mentioned some of them.