On a rainy day, few things are more satisfying than a piping hot cup of chai and a plate full of lip-smacking pakoras. Are we right, or are we right? Here are some places across Delhi that sell the best pakoras you’ve ever had! Chow down and thank us later!
KHAANDANI PAKORE WALA
This shop, tucked into a corner of Naroji Nagar, has been feeding pakoras to Delhiites for more than 50 years. Its USP lies in its huge variety of pakoras – cauliflower, eggplant, onion, paneer, lotus root, spinach, potato, green chilli and bread pakora with tangy green chutney on the side. You name it and they have it.
KAKKAR’S PAKORA STALL
One of the oldest shops in Karol Bagh, Kakkar’s serves delicious hot pakoras like potato, spinach, green chilli, onion and bread pakora. Shoppers and locals can’t stop raving about the tempting aroma rising from this pakora stall!
SENOR DHAN SINGH
At Senor Dhan in Yousuf Sarai’s Mandir Wali Gali, you’ll find an amazing bread pakora rendition with a layer of tamarind chutney on the bread, potato filling and a paneer slice in between, dipped into delectably spiced batter and deep fried to perfection. If you claim to be a foodie and haven’t visited this place, you’ve been claiming wrong!
PAKODE WALI GALI
Located in Lajpat Nagar, the pakode wali gali is a hot favourite among Delhiites. It is very famous for its variety of piping hot pakoras, served with a distinctive spicy and tangy chutney. The explosion of flavours will make sure you keep coming back for these sumptuous pakoras again and again.
MOHAN PAKORA CORNER
Mohan’s is famous for its delicious pakoras, ranging from potato, mixed-veg, paneer, green chilli, onion, eggplant, spinach and more.
Now that you know where to find the best monsoon munchies in town, make sure you don’t let the rains pass you by without at least one afternoon of pakora-hogging this year!