We, the true-bleeding-blue cricket fanatics are eagerly waiting for Sunday’s India vs Pakistan World Cup match and surely we’re anticipating an intense 9 hour long session.

While at it, we wouldn’t want to move an inch away from the screens of course except for the loo breaks but what about hunger? It will be simply unacceptable to be hungry while watching such a volatile match because soon, our hunger might turn into hanger and we don’t wanna go down that road.

So we’ve listed down 7 restaurants around the city you can order your grub from and watch the match while not having to turn away from the screen!

Camcook

A delivery only outlet, Camcook offers a wide range of items within a pocket-friendly budget! This place has it all ranging from appetizers to desserts, so your Sunday orders are sorted if you want to have it all. This place serves the ULTIMATE Butter Chicken which will keep you licking your fingers and the plate till the last sliver of gravy so please, don’t shy away from ordering this.

Location: 2/5 Vikas Khand, Near Manoj Pandey Chauraha, Lucknow, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow

Timings: 11 am – 12 midnight

Cost: ₹400 for two people (approx.)

Skyotel

If you ever want to indulge in a lavish meal while India bats it out, look no further and order right away from this ritzy restro, set around the heart of Hazratganj. Order anything at all from their diverse menu and we promise, they won’t disappoint but don’t forget to order the Royal Sky Pudding, to celebrate the upcoming win *fingers crosses though*, on a sweet note! But just in case you’re still confused about what to order, go straight up for the sizzlers and the platters.

Location: 68/3 B Wazir Hasan Road, Jopling Road, Lucknow

Timings: 11 am – 11 pm

Cost: ₹1,000 for two people (approx.)

Scossa

If offbeat shakes are your thing, Scossa won’t disappoint you. There’s a paan shake, a motichoor shake, exotic fruit shakes, the classic chocolate shakes and so on which will definitely help you with sugary cravings while your eyes are glued to the screen. If you want something on the lines of savoury, your best choice would be either the pastas or the fries which will keep you munching and happy.

Location: Sapru Marg, Near Rohit Bhawan, Hazratganj, Lucknow

Timings: 11 am – 12 midnight

Cost: ₹300 for two people (approx.)

Wat-A-Burger

Burgers and beers have been a staple for match days as this one and Lucknow has seen a rapid change in the burger scenes after Wat-A-Burger came in. They undoubtedly serve the best juicy burgers in town, made with their tender buns and signature sauces. Well, the beer part was our boozy-head add-on so you can stock up on it and when hunger strikes, just order from here and ravage the guilty-pleasure junk. BTW, if you’re wondering what would be the best, the mutton and chicken open face burgers can win every single burger battle in town.

Location: 1/704 Vishal Khand, near CMS Gomti Nagar, Lucknow

Timings: 11 am – 3 am

Cost: ₹350 for two people (approx.)

Dahi Bada Guys

Ridiculously nutritious when compared to other fast foods and notoriously delish, dahi badas from this joint is a refresher for the palate which can be relished during the innings break. But you can also order it in the evening and store them in the fridge and indulge in it after India wins *we’re optimistic* and we bet it’ll taste even nicer after the victory. Order the DBG Special which is served, cloaked in an unsparing amount of chilled dahi, sprinkled with chatpate masale or go for the Almond Me Honey if calories are just a few numbers for you.

Location: 1/91, Vinay Khand, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow and Shop 1, 2 & 3, UGF, Jyoti Plaza, Alambagh

Timings: 1 pm – 10 pm

Cost: ₹150 for two approx.

The Thickshake Factory

This vibrant joint is seated comfortably in Gomti Nagar, Lucknow, just in time for you to slurp away the summer heat! They’re all about creamy thick shakes, smoothies and slushies so to shake off the heat running through your veins during the match, this is the place to order from. Try out the Ferrero Rocher and Oreo Nutella shakes but if you’re looking for a summery-fruity drink, go straight for the Strawberry Kiwi and Caramel Banana to slake off your thirst from all the intense screams and shrieks.

Location: MM-1/1023, Vishal Khand, Gomti Nagar, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow

Timings: 10 am – 11 pm

Cost: ₹300 for two people (approx.)

Burgrill

If you pride in being a junk food connoisseur and need a quick snack to keep up with the World Cup spirits, then Burgrill is the spot for your carb cravings! You will find all sorts of thick burgers here, from meaty, cheesy and delicious to healthy, flavourful and sumptuous. For such an important match, big meaty burgers doused in warm cheese and washed down with their refreshing iced teas, is the perfect accompaniment.

Location: 3/364, Viraj Khand Road, Vinamra Khand, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow

Timings: 11 am - 11 pm

Cost: ₹350 for two people (approx.)

So if by chance *may the universe forbid so* India loses, at least you’ll have the grubs from these places to keep you company and to make your day night better!

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