Gol Gappa’s or Puchkas as we call them, are a huge part of the Indian savory community. These are small savory dishes made out of small fried Puris with fillings of boiled potatoes and gram. These are had with some sweet and spicy water concoctions prepared with spices and condiments to add a tangy flavor to the water. Gol Gappas are one of the savory speciality street foods of India, especially in Delhi.
For anyone visiting Delhi, be it from some part of India or from abroad, Delhi street food, especially Pani Puri is a dish one must try. Some of the best places to try this dish out are….
Vaishanv Chaat Bhandar
Vaishanv Chaat Bhandar is one of North Delhi’s famous street food places, located in the Midst of Madanlal Narula Marg. It is a street food shop with a small seating inside and a lot more of its crowd on the streets.
Where: Shop No:66, Bada Gol Chakkar, 67 E, Madanlal Narula Marg, Near Chote, Block UB, Jawahar Nagar, Kamla Nagar
Cost for two: INR150-200
Ram Chaat Bhandar
Ram Chaat Bhandar, located in the Chawri Bazaar area of Delhi is a place that one cannot miss, the Gol Gappa’s , Bhalla Papdi and Tikki’s are worth dying for. And it is also accessible via metro; the closest station being Chawri Bazaar.
Where: 10-A, Block A, Kamla Nagar, Delhi
Cost for two: INR 100
Nathu’s Sweets is a small shop serving Indian sweet and savoury foods. It has a proper seating for the customers to peacefully sit and enjoy their meal. The outlet is located in the Sundar Nagar area of New Delhi.
Where: Shop No. 2, Market, Near DPS, Mathura Rd, New Khanna Market, Sundar Nagar, New Delhi
Cost for two: INR 600
Rasili Chaat has good food within an affordable price range, along with a hygenic and clean seating space for the customers to enjoy the delicious food. This is one of South Delhi’s famous Chaat joints.
Where: Central Park, Pocket 4, Netaji Nagar Market, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi
Cost for two: INR 300
Nalins Chaap Express
Nalins Chaap Express is a multi-cuisine outlet offering North Indian, Chinese and Mughlai food. It provides for some of the best Pani Puri in south Delhi along with a luxurious seating for the clientele to relax and eat at.
Where: 183A, Gautam Nagar Rd, Gautam Nagar, Gulmohar Park, New Delhi
Cost for two: INR 350
Bengali Sweet House
Bengali Sweet House is where one can find the best Barfi’s, Savoury dishes, etc. in South Delhi. They are especially famous for their Bhalla Papri’s and Golgappe.
Where: 5A-3/5B, Asaf Ali Rd, Sector 3, Katra Chobey Lal, Old Delhi, New Delhi
Cost for two: INR 550
Shahi Dahi Bhalle
Shahi Dahi Bhalle is a well reknowned a good street food place specifically known for its Bhalla Papri and Chaat.
Where: Block S, Block D, Krishna Nagar, Delhi
Jain Ke Mushoor Tikki Chole
Jain Ke Mushoor Tikki Chole is a outlet in Geeta Colony, the Chole Tikki and Golgappe here are really famous and prepared in a delicious and clean manner.
Where: Geeta Colony, Laxmi Nagar, New Delhi
Cost for two: INR 150
Bobby Tikki Wala
Bobby Tikki Wala is a small shop famous for its Chaat, Tikki and Chaaps. They also deliver on online food websites now. They also have a small seating for a few customers.
Where: Preet Vihar, New Delhi
Cost for two: INR 150
Om Sweets and Snacks
Om Sweets is a well renowned brand across India known for its savoury specialities, this outlet located in the Rajouri Garden area is one of the most famous food and chaat outlets in west Delhi.
Where: GL – 23, SHAHEED BHAGAT SINGH MARG, Jail Rd, Hari Nagar, New Delhi
Cost for two: INR 500
Just Behind U
Just Behind U is a restaurant offering a vast range of cuisines and an ample variety of dishes. It has excellent North Indian food, including street foods like Puchkas. The ambience is clean, hygienic and family friendly.
Where: j2, 6A, Block J, Rajouri Garden, New Delhi
Cost for two: INR 1500
Ishwar Sweets is a mishthan bhandar, mostly dealing in Indian sweets. The Golgappa’s here are exceptionally famous in Janakpuri.
Where: Virjanand Marg, 411, KG – 1 Rd, Near, Anand Kunj, Vikaspuri, New Delhi
Cost for two: INR 250