The origin of ‘Momos’ from the North eastern Areas to Delhi is a story in itself. They have acquired a place in heart of every Delhites through their rich and authentic flavors which are crushed several times in your mouth giving a feeling of joy. So, let’s acknowledge some of the place where you can have best Momos of your life.
QD’s are the one to start the list of best momo’s in Delhi. Every single student of either north campus or south campus is well aware of QD’s. They come with their specialty in Tandoori Momos and steamed Momos with reasonable price. It’s a peppy place beautified with collages on walls of restaurant made by students. It can well satiate your hunger for Momos. If you ever visit to Hudson lane, GTB Nagar then trying QD’s is a must.
2) Chalte Firte
‘Chalte Firte ‘located in Kamla Nagar, is known for its experiments with momos. Afghani, malai, steamed and tandoori etc. are their specialty. The aura here will automatically make you hungry and will wake up your taste buds. So you must plan your visit here as soon as possible!
3) Dolma Aunty
A Small kiosk yet famous in world of Momos inside Delhi, located in Lajpat nagar. Esteemed for its ‘Chicken Momos’ be it Steamed or Fried and extra chili sauce that will definitely leave your tongue tickling. If you are foodie then Dolma aunty will give a new experience of having Momo.
4) Crazy Bruno
The fusion and plethora of Momos be it Afghani Momos, Tandoori Momos, Crispy Chilly Momos, Malai Momos, Butter Chicken Momos, Makhani Gravy Momos and Spicy Cheese are going to make you mouthwatering . They are going to melt down right on your tongue leaving you to crave for more and more . This place score 100% marks in term of their creativity and hygiene. There is no inside sitting but under big umbrellas for shade . Must visit place, yaha nhi khaya to kya khaya!
5) Yeti- The Himalayan Kitchen
‘Yeti’ always manages to have their name in list of best Momos due to their formation of flavors that come straight from hills. With comforting ambience and good hygiene, they serves the best juicy as well as spicy chicken Momos including Nepali and Tibeatian cuisines. If you are a chicken Momo lover then this place will surely satisfy you.
Among the trendy cafes and restaurants ‘Hungerstrike’ is a small shop located in Amar colony but always crowded for its Tandoori Momos veg and non-veg. There is no sitting but it doesn’t matter because the taste you are going to get in rational and fair price can make you lick your finger.
Hidden on Shiwalik road ‘Pema’ is waiting for you to taste their best Steamed Momos that will incite and melt in your mouth leaving an everlasting effect and will make you a fan. Foodies, this place is calling you!
If you ever visit Tibetean colony , Manju ka Tila then ‘Rigo’ is worth to find among narrow lanes because of the taste they serves in form of their ‘Devil Momos’. With comforting interior and proper sitting place ‘Rigo’ present varieties in their ‘Devil Momos’. The tangy and spicy sauce will play its roll at best in your mouth.
9) Brown Sugar
In the above list you might have not found wheat Momos but here you will. ‘Brown Sugar’ in Greater Khailash are mostly famous for their Wheat momos and Paneer Schezwan Momos which can surely tempt you to try them . Eating at this joint will never disappoint you because of the health freak Momos. If you are hungry after shopping in Greater Kailash then this is a next to visit place.
‘Hawkers’ from Vasant Kunj is a street food van that serves varieties of Momo though fried Momos are their best in pocket friendly prices with other Chinese fast food . Since it is a street food van so, no sitting available yet they will make you to come again for the taste.
By Anushikha Chaudhary