If you’re considering an intimate Mehendi ceremony at home with just the right blend of food, masti and decor, you need to get the best ingredients to make this a blockbuster. Chaat of course never fails. Especially if it’s chaat from the famous gullys of Chandni Chowk. From interesting gol gappe stands to a concoction of condiments in the chaats. We’ve listed down the best chaat walas in town for you for your DIY Mehendi.
1. Lala Babu Chaat Bhandar
Serve your guest authentic Indian chaats by Lala Babu. He makes the most spicy and tantalizing street food items. The reasonable prices (starting at Rs.40) will leave you wanting for more. Famous for his Gobi Mattar Samosa, Paneer Tikkis, a variety of jaljeera gol gappas and masala fruit chaat, this is your stop for finger licking food.
Address: 77, Chandni Chowk, Old Delhi, Opposite McDonalds
Phone: 011- 2328 2806
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2. Shree Balaji Chaat Bhandar
The oldest Chaat Wala in Chandni Chowk, this place is also known as Radha Swamy Chaat Bhandar. This eatery is quite for its traditional flavours. The delicious chaat papdi and the unique blend of kachaloo chutney, crisp papdi drenched in yogurt, saunth, ginger paste served with boiled aloo, chick peas and chillies is our favorite. Starting price at Rs 50, this place will give you some interesting items.
Address: 1462, Chandni Chowk, Old Delhi
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3. Natraj Dahi Bhalle Corner
Most of the street food lovers are die hard fans of Dahi Bhalle. Natraj DB corner has a secret ingredient that makes this dish a magical one. You’ll always find a crowd thronging this shop and people rush to get their portion of this devourful item before stocks run out. Sounds ideal for the Mehendi no?
Address: 1396, Main Road opposite Paranthe Wali gali, Chandni Chowk, New Delhi-06
Phone: 098112 08811
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4. Khemchand Adesh Kumar’s Daulat ki Chaat
This incredible dish which takes six hours to make is a marvellous sweet tasting frothy milk dessert. It’s light, and is created by whisking milk for hours. Khemchand is world famous for this WOW dessert. Just what you to need to make your guests happy at the wedding. Starting at just Rs.30, it really is a sweet deal.
Address: Kinari Bazar, Chandni Chowk, Near Paranthewali gali and T junction, Delhi-06
Phone: 9711542481, 94572180-81.,9654331721, 9899417485
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5. Jugal Kishore Ramji Lal
The shop has been in Chandni Chowk for over four decades now. Jugal Ji’s son who owns this place is well aware of the game which helps him translate the food into new creations every single time. The tangy fruit chaat that is sprinkled with special spices, is a dream come true for every fruit lover. His aloo kuliyas, where he scoops the insides out from a boiled potatoes to fill it with some wonderful things, is one of its kind. Just costing Rs.20, he is the real deal.
Address: 13, Dujana House, Chawri Bazaar, Chandni Chowk, Old Delhi.
Phone: +91 11 2326 6215
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6. Old Famous Jalebi Wala
Establishes in 1884, this renowned Jalebi wala at the corner of one of the most buzzing streets is an iconic spot in Chandni Chowk. Nemi Chand, the owner himself sits and prepares the ingredients giving it that special taste. He doesn’t compromise on the quality and uses only home made ghee and desi khandsari sugar to prepare the syrup. The thick sugary swirls are coated with homemade rabri. Pure pleasure we would say. Just starting at Rs.75 for 100 gms, he is the winner in this category.
Address: 1795, Dariba Kalan Road, Dariba Corner, Opposite to Central Baptist Church, Chandni chowk, New Delhi, Delhi 110006
Phone: 011 23256973
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7. Lala Duli Chand Naresh Gupta
Tickle your sweet tooth with Lala Duli’s fruit flavoured kulfis. One of the oldest eateries and known for the blended flavoured in kulfis, the added bonus here is that new flavours are created just by chance and mood. From innovative flavors like Tamarind, kewda and mangos, he definitely deserves a spot at the wedding.
Address: Lala Duli Chand Naresh Gupta – 934, Kucha Pati Ram
Phone: +91 11 2323 5926
Image Source: The Kulfi Zone
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