It is a nine-day festival celebrated by Hindus with all the nine days representing the nine manifestations of the powerful and benevolent Goddess Durga. It is the most auspicious period to perform devotional sadhanas and perform the Navratri puja.
As the devotees turn completely vegetarian during these days, with no onions, garlic in their food, they look for places offering special Navratri Thali with vegetables cooked just the right way for the fasting period. The Navratri Thali contains food items such as Sabudana Khichdi, Singade ke Pakode, Sabudana Wada, Sitafal, Kuttu Ki Puri, Soma Rice, Shrikhand, Kele ki Sabzi and Sabudana Khichdi to satiate those taste-buds.
So, here we bring you some of the best options for Navratri Thali in New Delhi!
Come and celebrate the Navratra Food Festival from October 10-18 at Gulati Restaurant. Tickle your taste buds with our delectable Navratra Khas Thali & Navratra Platter. Feast on some of the mouth-watering delicacies from our special Navratras Menu prepared without onion & garlic. Veg Buffet Lunch is also available at Rs 779 + taxes per person, apart from regular A’la carte menu.
Where: 6, Pandara Road Market, New Delhi
Cost for Two: INR 1200
Hilton Garden Inn Saket
The festive season of Navratri is here, and it is time for both revelry and fasting. This festival is celebrated differently in different parts of India but one thing that binds us all together is fasting for the divine goddess Durga, to invoke the energy of mother goddess and purify the body and mind. At India Grill, The Navratri menu accommodates an array of exotic dishes which includes:- Arbi Ke Kabab, Kacche Kele ke Kabab, Banana Walnut Lassi, Makhana Kheer.
Where: A4, DLF Place, Saket District Centre, New Delhi
Price for Two: INR 2500
Surya Hotel is offering their special treat to Navratri Food eaters. SSence the restaurant of Hotel Surya is presenting a Navratri thali at just INR 950. Their Thali includes Kattu pooris, Paneer pakora, Aalo subzi, Sabudana papad, Fruit Raita and much more. It’s a absolute treat for you to enjoy.
Where: Friends Colony West, New Friends Colony
Price for Two: INR 3000
Crowne Plaza, Okhla
The season of festivities and celebrations is around the corner. Delve into the authentic Thali as Edesia;
multi-cuisine restaurant at Crowne Plaza Today New Delhi Okhla is serving lip-smacking satvik flavours
Relish the classic fare which includes Shakarkandi ki chat, Khatta Meetha Kaddu, Paneer Makhane ki
Subzi, Aloo ki subzi and Samak ke Chawal served with Aloo ka raita, singhare/kuttu atta poori &
Sabudana papad. Complete your meal with a refreshing sweet lassi, Sabudana Kheer and fresh cut fruits.
In the era of remixes and fusions, classic and traditional should never go out of fashion!
Where: Crowne Plaza, New Delhi Okhla
Cost for Two: INR 1200
Band Baaja Baraat, Rajouri Garden
Band Baja Baraat in Rajouri Garden is all set with their Navratri specials. They have introduced a Special Navratra Thali and a special Navratra Buffet. The Navratra Thali includes paneer tikka, pineapple tikka, aloo ki sabzi, paneer kofta, raita, samak ke chawal, poori, rasmalai, and kheer. Meanwhile, the lavish buffet will be served during lunch and dinner hours, with a live counter. Golgappe, pao bhaji, Navratri special aloo tikki, papdi chaat, malai paneer tikka are some of the items included in the list.
Where: A-6 Ground Floor, Vishal Enclave, Rajouri Garden
Cost for Two: INR 1200
Begin the festivities with the specially curated Navratri Thali at Punjab Grill, which is situated at multiple locations across Delhi. A sumptuous spread will be offered that will include delicacies like kacche kele ki tikki, ramdana crusted paneer roll, kheere ke pakode ki kadi, and chironji ki dal among others. Desserts will comprise of kesari rasmalai and doodh ka halwa.
Where: Punjab Grill, Delhi NCR (Khan Market, Pacific Mall, Starling Mall, Ambience Mall, Select City Mall)
Call: 011 4311 3653
Cost for two: INR 1200
Navratri Bhoj @ Radisson Blu, Dwarka
Fasting has never been so appetising. Even while fasting we ensure that the guests enjoy their dining experience. Savour specially crafted Navratri Menu. Choose from a variety of options like Paneer makhana, Sitaphal ki subzi, Makhane & chirongi ki kheer and many more.
Where: Sector -13,Dwarka, New Delhi
Call: 011 30908000
Cost for Two: INR 1500
The Sweets and savouries experts manage to entice patrons even during Navratras. They offer a special navratra thali in addition to falahari snacks, chaat, namkeens and beverages.
Where: Worldmark 1, Aerocity, Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi
Call: 098211 91371
Cost for Two: INR 1500
If you’re wondering where to go to savour the scrumptious spread, don’t worry; Brioche Doree new menu specializes in gourmet Navratri food with modern French flavors. An established international Bakery chain, Brioche Dorée serve pure vegetarian stuff, a perfect blend of French cuisine meets the Indian palette; the food menu has detailed offerings ranging from an array of options including: Satvik Continental Platter( Cottage cheese and Pineapple Shaslik, Dry cranberry and Peanut Tapioca, Hung curd Cutlet, Sweet potato and fruit salad along with dips Parsley sauce , Mango Relish and Tzaski). Satvik Grain Salad ( Salad made of Quinoa, Tapioca pearls and Amarnath seeds with sweet potato and English cucumber served with Dip)
Where: Brioche Doree M-48 Connaught Place, New Delhi.
Price for Two: INR 600
Daniell’s Tavern, The Imperial New Delhi
Daniell’s Tavern – Pan Indian Restaurant at The Imperial brings satvik cuisine in a traditional thali for a satiating dining experience while you fast during Navratras. The chefs have put together delicious offerings from the temple cuisine featuring Sabudana kheer, Samak ki khichdi, Pethe ki sabzi, jeera aaloo, palak paneer, kuttu ke pakode aur poodi, kaju badaam ki sabzi, paneer tikka, sabudana tikki and more, for you to devour a wholesome meal.
Where:The Imperial Janpath Lane, Connaught Place, New Delhi
Cost for Two: INR 2500
Nobody can forget Haldiram’s when it comes to having a navratri thali. Their thali has a typical indian taste and includes chute koi poori,sabudana papad,makhane ki kheer and all thing suitable for fasting.
Where: Multiple Haldirams Outlet
Cost: INR 450
Dhaba – The Claridges
According to the Hindu calendar Navratra- the festival of nine nights is dedicated to Goddess Durga and her nine forms. The festival is celebrated with true devotion and purity all over the country in various ways & is a symbol of good triumphs over evil.
During these nine-days, many people refrain from eating non-vegetarian food, onion, garlic and ginger. However, this is also a season to have fun with friends and family & to welcome happiness and prosperity into our homes and lives with a massive vegetarian feast! So have an advantage of this festival & turn your fasting into feasting at our Indian speciality restaurant DHABA where our skilled Chef has created a Thali keeping in consideration the religious beliefs during the festival.
When: 10 October 2018 – Thu, 18 October 2018 · 12:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Where: The Claridges, 12, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Road, Aurangzeb Road, New Delhi
Where- L-22, Radial Road, Near Odean Cinema, Connaught Place, New Delhi
Price of 1 Thali- INR 9 + Taxes
By Ishan Sharma