Jaipur is famous for its rich royal heritage. And when we say rich, it’s not just the culture and traditions but the food as well. If you are traveling to the Pink City to attend the IPL matches at Sawai Mansingh Stadium, you should definitely check out the few most famous eating joints in the city to taste the best of dishes that the city has to offer.
The Pink City is known for some of its very famous and equally delicious dishes and the places that serve them. If you are planning on to hog after you are exhausted from all the cheering in the IPL matches, head to some of the best places in town to try the authentic dishes of Jaipur.
PYAAZ KI KACHORI
It is almost impossible to not discuss the very famous ‘pyaaz ki kachori’ when talking about Jaipur delicacies. This yummy stuffed patty is the best thing to have in breakfast or as an evening snack. It is yummy, filling and the taste lingers on your lips for quite a while. What else does one need?
The most famous joints to try this dish are – Samrat Restaurant, Rawat Mishthan Bhandar, Radhe Kachori.
Apart from pyaaz ki kachori, these places also serve many other types such as dal kachori, aaloo kachori, hing kachori, mawa kachori, etc.
DAL BATI CHURMA
The trip to Rajasthan is incomplete without having this famous dish called Dal-Bati-Churma.
A fusion of three separate food, it is a complete supper in itself. Bati is a heated ball produced using flour which is then dipped in ghee and consumed with the dal. Churma is a flaky sweet dish created using flour that runs with the dish. No Rajasthani merry or wedding menu is finished without this famous food.
To get the authentic taste of this dish, visit ‘Chokhi Dhani‘ and ‘Aapno Rajasthan‘. These resorts are known for their authentic taste of this local dish and also their hospitality.
Ghevar is one of the sweet dishes of Jaipur which is traditionally prepared on the Teej Festival.
It is a disc-shaped sweet and is made from oil, flour and sugar syrup. There are many varieties of Ghevar, including plain, mawa and malai ghevar and the best places where you can taste it are – Laxami Misthan Bhandar, Doodh Mishthan Bhandar, Sodhani Sweets.
GATTE KI SABZI
This dish is prepared with ‘gattas‘ (small balls made from gram flour dough which is deep fried in oil) in a thick spicy gravy. It is an important part of the whole Rajasthani Thali.
To taste the best gatte ki sabzi, visit Sharma Dhaba on Sikar Road or Natraj on MI Road in Jaipur.
Dessert is the best part of the meal. Isn’t it? Now that we have covered the main course, its time for something sweet and what better dish to eat after your meal than Icecreams? And what if there is a better version of normal ice cream?
Since the summers have also approached us, it’s time to relish on some Faloodas. And when in Jaipur, you can’t miss these amazing places to try the best Faloodas in town. Visit Guddu Icecream, Ramchandra Kulfi Falooda, Brijwasi Ka Rabri Falooda and Jal Mahal Ice cream parlour for some delish desserts.
Apart from these famous dishes, there are plenty of other amazing places in Jaipur that one must try while visiting the Pink City! Some of them are – Cold coffee at Statue Circle, Lassi at Lassiwala MI Road, Golgappe at Chawla’s, Masala Chai at Gulabji, Kathi Roll at Al Bake, Pav Bhaji at Pandit’s, Shrikhand at Falahaar, and the list goes on…
So if you are looking to try something authentic of Pink City, do try out these places and treat your taste buds!