A delicious, wholesome and an exclusive punjabi offering; Yes we are doing a deep dive into the North Indian stream of Chole Bhatures. A little spicy and a little tangy, a perfect combination of Chole (Chick Peas), Bhature (Fried bread made of maida flour), lime and onion makes up a sumptuous meal for kids on birthdays, elders on occasions and for a craving whenever you have one! So, Let us get into the heart of India, Delhi and pick out the 7 best places to eat this mouthwatering delicacy!
1. Chache Di Hatti
Simply, the best place for an early morning treat in the streets of North Delhi, “Chache di Hatti” serves the most delicious Chole Bhatures. They are like plates of real happiness with an ideal blend of spices & flavours (chhole) and crisp & light (Bhature). Talk of add-ons and yes, their special imly ki chutney makes the meal toothsome. Just Rs 50 for 2 fulfilling Bhatures at 9 am in the morning makes for a perfect start to the day. Brimming up people with joy in the morning is Chache di Hatte’s forte.
Where: 32, Kamla Nagar, New Delhi
2. Sita Ram Diwan Chand
Talk about being a pioneer in your area of work, Sita Ram Diwan Chand has been making Chole Bhature since the past 50 years and is now a third generation run the business. Have you heard of small shops making your day bright and lively, this is the place to be. With experience comes variety, a small shop located in Paharganj (chuna mandi) serving the best Paneer stuffed Bhature and spicy Chole calls for regular visits. A brand built so strong that this place has become a morning attraction for famous personalities and celebrities. Kick off your mornings with a delicious meal here.
Where: 2246, Chuna Mandi, Paharganj, New Delhi
3. Prem Di Hatti
Connecting with people requires a beautiful tagline and what better way to engage than by selling happiness. Prem Di Hatti located in Rajouri Garden and Mukherjee Nagar sells one of the most sumptuous Chole Bhatures in Town and then say ‘You just bought happiness’. Less oil, fluffy Bhatures and perfectly flavoured & spiced Chole are their specialties. Their own imly ki chutney along with pickle and onion adds to the grand taste. Visit here for this low-cost thrill and other special north Indian delicacies.
Where: J-1/162, Opposite City Square Mall, Rajouri Garden, New Delhi
4. Roshan Di Kulfi
You might think that the name says it all, the place for a mouth watering kulfi Faluda. Yes, But wait, there is more to it. Roshan Di kulfi, located in Karol Bagh and famous for their kulfi Faluda is also renowned for their Chole Bhature. Dessert after a fulfilling meal? Why not? The perfect place for having an enriching plate of Chole Bhature (Rs 110 per plate) and capping it up with the best Kulfi Faluda. A must go to place for this perfect combination.
Where: 2816, Ajmal Khan Road, Karol Bagh, New Delhi
5. Bille Di Hatti
Having dreams of going to a Punjabi Dhaba on a Sunday morning to make your stomach go wuhoo! Bille Di Hatti in kamla Nagar is the place to be. A homely meal containing classic Punjabi style Chole and Puri (made of aata, maida and suji) completed with a glass full of lassi is all what we crave for! A serving of Rs 50 makes the Punjabis go real Balle Balle! Do not miss this treat.
Where: 72-D, Kamla Nagar, New Delhi
6. Baba Nagpal Corner
Sounds like a patented place for a saint sitting in his asana, but is one of the yummiest Chole Bhature spots located in Lajpat Nagar. Everybody yearns for a flavorsome and a wholesome meal and this place satiates you up with the softest of bhaturas (little oily though). It is the perfect fill for an empty stomach.
Where: 7/25, Gupta Market, Lajpat Nagar 4, New Delhi
7. Evergreen Sweet House
You sure are going to be chanting their name after eating Chole Bhature here. It’s been serving the dish for ages and has been consistent with the taste. It’s a gem of a place that’s been carrying on a legacy. The experience is delightful and the food is mouth watering. One place to pamper your taste buds. Make sure you put it on your go-to list!
Where: S-29 & 30, Main Market, Green Park, New Delhi