Nothing beats the zing of Lucknawi Chaat!
If there is one thing that Lucknowites rave about with immense pride, it is surely their food! And you will resonate with this love if you are a fellow Lucknawi or anybody who had the pleasure of relishing the savoury delicacies which are very typical to the city.
We understand how difficult it must be right now, to not be able to live without the Lucknow-lip-smacking street food for over 5 months, especially the universal favourite, wholesome chaat. Well, the wait is finally over and the time to relish the tangy, sweet and spicy flavour of the chaat is back. With these 5 amazing places, it's time to satisfy all your savoury food cravings without having to worry about hygiene and safety & at the comfort of your homes!
Shukla Chaat House
Probably the oldest chaat house in the heart of the city, the Shukla Chaat House offers the typical sharp flavour of the Lucknowi Pani Batashe. Put an end to your longing and visit the place for they not only provide that nerve-tingling taste but also have you all covered on the grounds of food hygiene and safety.
Jain Chaat Centre
The taste of authentic tangy Lakhnawi chaat and Jain Chaat Centre are synonymous! From Pani Batashe to Aloo Tikki, Dahi Batashe and Chatpati Matar, this is a storehouse of every chaat delicacy you've missed in these long months of quarantine.
King of Chaat
The customer's favourite, the King of Chaat is that one savoury centre that will have you hooked on its excellent flavours and a sense of nostalgia. The taste of spice and zing at their affordable rates will soon make you a loyal regular in no time!
Royal Cafe Lucknow
The popularity of this well-renowned restaurant in the city basically comes from its flavoursome Basket or Tokri Chaat. This wholesome delicacy is everything you ever wished for, all nestled in a fried aloo tokri! The restaurant also serves Pani Batashe that are specially made in mineral water to ensure hygiene and safety.
Pandit Chat Corner
This famous chaat house is the one-pit stop to experience that typical tangy-spicy taste and makes it to our list of top 5 because of its wide menu of assorted varieties. Now their special rocket potatoes and aloo tikki is not merely a distant dream as they've kickstarted operations, while maintaining high hygiene standards.
So what are you waiting for?! Head out to your nearest chaat bhandaar, get some deliciousness parcelled-up or simply order them and celebrate the explosion of a myriad of flavours safely in the confines of your home, with your loved ones.
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