The best city for food lovers, Delhi can offer you varieties of food, from ‘gol gappe’ to fine-dine restaurants. Known for its ‘dhabas’ and especially Punjabi ones, delhi is the best city to please your taste buds with some mouth-watering food. We have picked 10 best non-veg dhabas in delhi for you to go with your family and friends. Take a look:
1. Rajinder da Dhaba
Located in Delhi, rajinder da dhaba is a heaven for meat lovers. It might be the best restaurants in the city for North Indian food. Some of the most-loved dishes include Chicken Curry, chicken tangri fry, Chicken Tandoori and Mutton Galouti Kebabs. Despite being located in a lush area, the restaurant is quite affordable. The ambience may not be appealing, but who cares? Give us that finger-licking food!
Cost for two: INR 800
Location: AB-14, Safdarjung Enclave Market, Safdarjung, New Delhi
Phone number: 011 26100355
2. Ashok and Ashok Meat Dhaba
An affordable restaurant with scrumptious food, Ashok Dhaba is just the kind of place to have a good time with friends. With a modest ambience and a walkable distance from the metro, the place is known for its authentic Punjabi cuisine and has dishes like Lacha Parantha, Chicken Biryani (with desi ghee!) and yummy gulab jamuns as dessert.
Cost for two: INR 650
Location: 36, Municipal Market, Outer Circle, Connaught Place, New Delhi
Phone number: +91 9899877779
3. KK Da Dhaba
This restaurant has quite a good ambience as compared to the typical dhabas. One of the best restaurants in West Delhi, it offers you delicious Punjabi dishes like keema kaleji, tawa Paneer, and chicken patiala. With the right amount of spices and a moderate amount of oil, nothing can go wrong here! Highly recommended!
Cost for two: INR 450
Location: Shop 29-30, Opposite Metro Pillar 427, Rajouri Garden, New Delhi
Phone number: +011 25938007
4. Prem Dhaba
Located in Karol Baug, this Dhaba might not have an aesthetic appeal, but its food will undoubtedly prove to be heavenly! For all you non-veg lovers and connoisseurs of Punjabi food, Prem Dhaba will charm you with food like Chicken Kalmi, Chicken Kaali Mirch, Tandoori Chaap, and hot Naans. With an excellent service, minimum waiting period and a good value for money, you surely don’t want to miss this one.
Cost for two: INR 650
Location: 11139, East Park Road, Opposite JD Titler School, Karol Bagh, New Delhi
Phone Number: 011 23524219
5. Qureshi Kabab Corner
Undoubtedly, this is one of the most pocket-friendly places for non-veg kebabs in Delhi. With varieties of kebabs like Chicken Kebab, Beef Kebab, Seekh Kebab and their special Qureshi Kebab, this restaurant offers you tender and delightful kebabs with the right blend of spices and spreads. It is quite clear that the ‘ambience’ argument should be blissfully ignored now!
Cost for two: INR 200
Location: Opposite Gate 1, Jama Masjid, New Delhi
Phone number: +91 8527214457
6. Laxman Fast Food
One of the hidden gems of Delhi, this place has a decent service and is well-known for its paranthas veg & non-veg, as well as its Chinese food, like noodles. As it is economical, it is a haven for students. Another perk is that they are incredibly generous in their serving, and the butter is just another cherry on the top (literally!). P.S. The Keema Paranthas are delightful! However, it may get crowded, especially in the evenings – so don’t forget to book a seat for your friends!
Cost for two: INR 600
Location: F-113, Opposite Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, Qutab Institutional Area, New Delhi
Phone number: +91 9818967110
7. Kake da Hotel
Widely popular in Delhi, this little place is a feast for your taste buds, with options like Butter Chicken (yum!), Mutton Curry, Keema Egg, while most dishes are served with delicious onion laccha salad. They have delicious curries to accompany every course, so for all you curry fanatics, this place is divine. With a quick service, polite staff and yummy food, this place is perfect for non-veg lovers.
Cost for two: INR 600
Location: 67, Municipal Market, Connaught Circle, Connaught Place, New Delhi
Phone number: 011 23411580
8. Mehfil Dhaba
One of the best places in South Delhi with a decent seating capacity, this can be the perfect restaurant if you are low on a budget and don’t mind spending it on casual dining! Along with a super quick service, they offer you lip-smacking non-veg food, but it’s also a treat for vegetarians with tasty dishes like Dal Makhani. If you are craving for simple, Dhaba-like food, this is the right restaurant for you.
Cost for two: INR 300
Location: 2, Main Market, Malviya Nagar, New Delhi
Phone number: 011 26684123
9. Desi Vibes
True to its name, this place is full of desi vibes – from its ambience to its antique objects. If you’re looking for dhaba-style food but with a fantastic decor and cleanliness, this is the right place for you. A quick service with a helpful staff, this place offers you dishes like Khas Bharawan Tandoori Tangri, Ajwaini Macchi Tikka, Zarki Murgh Tikka, as well as Seekh Kebab. This place which has beautiful indoors is perfect for family dinners. It sure has some cost to it, but it is a value for money.
Cost for two: INR 1400
Location: G-50, 1st Floor, Sector 18, Noida
Phone number: 0120 4222228
10. Chehel Pehel
An authentic source of North Indian and Mughlai cuisine, this place is decently priced and offers terrific flavours both in veg and non-veg. With an average ambience, this can be the perfect spot for late night hangouts, as it is open until midnight. Nukkad da Kukkar and Murg Rara Punjabi are well-loved, along with Butter Naan.
Cost for two: INR 700
Location: Shop 11, DDA Market, Masjid Mod, Greater Kailash (GK) 3, New Delhi
Phone Number: +91 9811171091