Don't call yourself a momo lover, if you've haven't been to all of these places!
Winters have enveloped Lucknow, the rainstorms and the cold winds have left us freezing. It seems that there's no respite from the intense cold. Yet, if there's one thing that can help us navigate through a wintry evening, it is a steaming plate of fat momos served with a spicy chutney!
If you're in Lucknow and are looking to chase away the winter blues with a plate of warm momos, we have a list of places you definitely need to visit.
If you're a fan of the street style momos that come in a variety of styles, Fat Dumpling is the place for you. This momo stall at 1090 food market has made its way into our hearts with their delicious yet fiery sauce. You cannot go wrong with the momos here, be it steamed, tandoor or fried. But, let's be honest a cup of chai and a plate of Tandoori momos at 1090 is all our winter frozen heart wants!
Location: 1090 food market, 1090 Women Powerline Chauraha, Lucknow
When talking about great momo places in the city, how can we leave out Bhoothnath ka momo wala. This momo stall sits right in the busy market, and if you're the kind who enjoys a good paneer or steamed momo, this is the place for you. The paneer momos are especially our favourite here and the spicy sauce makes all the difference.
Location: In front of the flower market, Bhoothnath market, Indira Nagar, Lucknow
A flag bearer of all things Asian, Wok To Remember serves some of the fattest and soupiest momos you'll find in Lucknow. This quaint take away joint has already won our hearts with their yellow boxes and delicious food but the momos here will definitely snatch yours too. Made in the classic style, the chicken/veg steamed momos at Wok To Remember are a must have for all momo lovers.
Location: Next to Samadhan Building, Gokhale Marg, Lucknow | Kapoorthala Market, Aliganj, Lucknow
Another small joint that serves reasonable and delectable grub, yellow Bakery is a one stop for all your momo cravings. The joint serves some delicious momos we've tried and loved both, the vegetarian and the non-vegetarian versions. So if you're craving a hearty plate of steamed momos with a side of spicy sauce and maybe a side of cake to follow it, yellow Bakery is the place for you.
Location: B 103, Sahara Plaza, Patrakar Puram, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow
This quaint shop at the Patrakarpuram market in Lucknow serves some amazing momos and if you're looking specifically for chicken, this is where you need to be. The momos are quite simple yet pretty delicious and come with a side of a sauce that will give you a runny nose and a fiery throat. If you're not a spice lover, believe us, the taste is worth the sobbing.
Location: Patrakarpuram Chauraha, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow
Well, since you already have this list of awesome momo places in the city, head on out and grab yourself a plateful. Make sure to ask for extra spicy sauce and let us know if we've left out your favourite.