It is a fact that food forms a large part of any country and its culture, and the quality of food of any particular country speaks volumes about it. When it comes to delicious food, India is an established potpourri of diverse cuisines, offering amazing culinary experiences. If you’re a die-hard foodie who lives to eat rather than the vice versa, you should book cheap flights and come to India as soon as you can! While there are countless amazing places in the country where you can enjoy mouth-watering food, we bring you a narrowed-down list of some of these amazing places. Go through the following list, book last minute flights and come visit the ones you liked the best.
It should come as no surprise that the “City of Nawabs” Hyderabad should top this list. The world is eternally grateful to Hyderabad for giving it the gift of “Biryani!” The lip-smacking dish is so divine that chefs and food lovers alike have traveled long distances to come taste this amazing dish. The chefs who make authentic Biryani never reveal the recipe which they follow and which has been passed down from generation to generation. While it’s true that Biryani is the one dish which you must try for sure, there are several others you must try here such as Haleem, Paya, Keema Samosa, Kebabs, Khubani ka Meetha, Sheer Khurma and countless more. Some of the best places you can visit are Gokul Chaat, Cafe 555, Govind’s, and Ulavacharu restaurant among others.
The capital of India is one of the best places to visit in the country. Famous not just for the countless historical monuments it is home to, Delhi is also incredibly famous for its heavenly street food. There is a place called ‘Paranthe wali gali’ which as its name suggests, is literally a street where you get a myriad of stuffed parathas (Indian flatbread). Visit with a bunch of friends and enjoy various types of delicious stuffed parathas such as Aloo Paratha, Gobi Paratha, Cheese Paratha, Paneer Paratha and many more. Even the Chaat items such as Bhel puri and Pani puri are quite popular here. Places you can visit for the most amazing street food are Chandini Chowk, Daulat Ki Chaat, The Bengali Sweet House and Saravana Bhavan among others.
The “City of Dreams” Mumbai is a melting pot of cultures offering countless attractions to all its visitors. When it comes to street food, Mumbai does not fall far behind Hyderabad and Delhi. With the city being made up of people from various backgrounds, undoubtedly the cuisine will be incredibly diverse as well. The epic “Vada Pav” is the one dish you must try for sure. The snack is so delicious that there is no way you can have it once and not want any seconds. Other amazing food to try in Mumbai include Pav Bhaji, Aloo Puri, Dahi Vada, and Chaat items such as Bhel puri, Sev puri and Pani puri among several other dishes. Head to places like Cafe Mondegar, Bachelorr’s, Soul Fry Casa and Papa Pancho Da Dhaba among others for an extraordinary culinary experience.
If you’re the type of foodie with a sweet tooth but also with an affinity for seafood, then a visit to Kolkata on cheap business class flights is an absolute must for you. The city does not disappoint with its river fish cooked in mustard gravy, delicious sweets that are made of date palm jaggery, and spicy yet tangy street food. A plus point is that in Kolkata, you will be able to taste some delicious Northeastern cuisine as well. The city is known for its fondness of Mughlai cuisine so you can expect to taste some amazing Mughlai dishes as well. Some of the places where you can get the best food include Kasturi, Tiretti Bazaar, Bhojohori Manna, and the aptly named Fish Fish restaurant among others.