Blame it on the weather or just a regular cheat day – but these five New Delhi haunts are good enough to break your diet for.
#Moghlai addict: Moti Mahal Delux
What: An offshoot of the original ‘Moti Mahal’ in Daryaganj, their mouthwatering butter chicken and tender murg malai kebabs are just out of this world. Round off your meal with some delictable halwa and Gulab Jamun. Calories be damned.
Must Try: Dal Makhani.
Value for money: Rs 1,500 for two people (approx)
Where: M-30, Greater Kailash, New Delhi
#Sweet Tooth: Wenger’s Pastry
What: One of New Delhi’s oldest and finest bakery and confectionery,it’s known for it’s range of cookies, cakes, puddings, waffles, pastries and moussses. In addition to confectionieries they also have burgers, hotdogs, noshes, paninis, soups and hot dogs.
Must Try: Extra thick shakes.
Value for money: Rs 400 for two people (approx)
Where: A16, Connaught Place, New Delhi
#Go American: The All American Diner
What: A retro American diner packed with memorabilia offering the great American experience, they have a limited edition ‘Elvis Wurlitzer’ juke box that plays 50s’, 60s’ rock classics, an Elektra Crema Caffe, a Hamilton Beach Blender and an exhaustive menu of classic burgers, pancakes,waffles, shakes and decadent ‘all day breakfast’.
Must Try: Cheese burger and banana sticky pudding with toffee sauce
Value for money: Rs 1,000 for two people (approx)
Where: Indian Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi
#Go Italian: Artusi
What: A truly authentic Italian fine dining, they serve traditional home made pasta. Their menu features an extensive range of risottos, meats, fish, seafood, salads, vegetables and some truly amazing desserts. They also a have long list of exquisite Italian wines and spirits.
Must Try: Spaghetto All Amatriciana, Ferro salad
Value for money: Rs 3000 for two people (approx)
Where: M 24, M block market, Greater Kailash 2, New Delhi
#Chaat Lovers: Prabhu Chaat Bhandar
What: Popularly known as UPSC Chaat Wala, they have been serving chaat to Delhities for over 28 years. They are known for their cruncy gol gappas, bhalla papri chaat and their piping hot aloo tikkis.
Must Try: Bhalla Papri Chaat, Aloo Tikki
Value for money: Rs 200 for two people (approx)
Where: Dholpur House, Shahjahan Road, Khan Market, New Delhi