Present in the heart of Punjab, Amritsar is a place of worship and faith. Home to Jallianwala Bagh and the purest Golden Temple the city has seeped in history which attracts over 100,000 of tourists every year. Amritsar also home to the best food in the world which has an ability to make every tourist happy.
So here we are with a list of 5 Best Places to Eat in Amritsar; Eat at any of these places and you’ll leave full and happy:
1. Kesar Da Dhaba
This Amritsari vegetarian restaurant goes back nearly a century ago. Super delicious food with typical punjabi taste and desi ghee tadka! We must say they had THE best palak paneer and chole in the whole world try it with lachha parantha. The food at this restaurant is to die for!
Finally, after trying all the above dishes if you still have a little space remaining in your tummy do try the famous phirni which is served in earthen bowls.
Timings: 11.30 am to 11 pm
Where: Chowk Passian, Shastri Market, Amritsar
2. Beera Chicken
Visit this roadside joint and try a bite of the scrumptious tandoori chicken. After trying there are chances you won’t be able to enjoy this North Indian dish anywhere else. The restaurant serves tandoori chicken in a way it was meant to be soft, scrummy and delicious. Squeeze it with lemon and take the parcel in your car or hotel because the seating may not be to your liking.
Timings: 3 pm to 10 pm
Where: Opposite Bandari Hospital, Majitha road, Amritsar
3) Surjit Food Plaza
The mutton tikka, tandoori chicken and the galawati kebabs at this amazing restaurant are to crave for. They are soft, tender and delicious enough which will make you sure to return back again.
The restaurant also has a different method to make tandoori stuff, they first tandoor it and then tawa fry it with a special secret masala. Don’t forget to try their famous Amritsari fish too!
Timings: 11 am to 11 pm
Location: Nehru Shopping Complex, Lawrence Road, Amritsar
4) Kulcha Land
The name itself suggests the variety of Kulchas available at this place. From stuffed soft and crispy paneer kulchas to mouthwatering cheese kulchas all of them are just a must try here.
The restaurant does not hand out menu cards because they prefer keeping it simple.
Timings: 9 am to 5 pm
Location: Shopping Centre, Ranjit Avenue, Amritsar
5) Gurdas Ram Jalebi Wala
And of course came Punjab and did not try Jalebis? Visit this place anytime in the day for amazing crispy jalebis coming out golden from a Kadai of pure ghee. Also, don’t forget to try the Gulab Jamun here.
Timings: 8 am to 11 pm
Location: Near Golden Temple, Town Hall, Amritsar