A mouth-watering amalgamation of spicy and flavourful chole (chickpeas) along with puffy hot bhature is a perfect north Indian indulgence. A Punjabi delicacy, chole bhature has got a tantalising mix of earthy Indian spices, laced well with boiled chickpeas in a hearty mix of tomatoes and onions. Paired with puffy, stuffed bhaturas, chole bhature has earned its place and popularity all across the world.
Delhi has got a special place for chole bhature in its heart; there are multiple locations in Delhi where you can savour this delight to your heart's content. While there must be a chole bhature wala in every locality of Delhi, we've chalked out some of the most popular one's for you.
11 Chole Bhature Places In Delhi You Shouldn't Miss:
1. Sita Ram Diwan Chand
Sita Ram in Paharganj does an exceptionally delicious plate of chole bhature. Serving since 1950, the legendary place sells one full plate of chole bhature, which contains two bhaturas and a bowl of chole. The dish is served along with a special aloo sabzi made with diced potatoes and an eclectic mix of spices. Their paneer-stuffed bhaturas are something you wouldn't want to miss!
Where: 2246, Near Imperial Cinema, Paharganj, New Delhi.
(Also Read: Sita Ram Diwan Chand: Why Delhi's Heart is Set on this Chole-Bhature Wala Since 50 Years.)
2. Chache Di Hatti
With aloo stuffed bhature, ring of onions, tangy chutney and a bowl of finger-licking chole, Chache Di Hatti stands out to be a place you'd love to go back to when you are super hungry and broke! Located in the hustle-bustle of Delhi University, North Campus, it is a pocket-friendly place that is sure to impress anyone and everyone.
Where: D 32, Bunglow Road, Kamla Nagar, New Delhi.
3. Bhimsains Bengali Sweet House
Running for decades now, this restaurant located in the heart of Delhi, Bengali market, Mandi house, offers a range of Indian chaat and mithai delicacies, but it is the chole bhature that steals the show. A plate of scrumptious chole and soft bhature from this place is all you need for a satiating and filling lunch. How about pairing it with a tall glass of chilled lassi?
Where: 27-29, Bengali Market, Mandi House, New Delhi.
4. Odeon Sweets
Another iconic one from the legendary list! Odeon Sweets in Gole market is a quaint little place where you can relish all things tangy and mouth-watering. Though for us, the chole bhature here tops the list. With those hot and fluffy bhature and decadent chole served with tangy pickle and onion, Odeon Sweets is worth a visit.
Where: 22, Bhagat Singh Market, Gole Market, New Delhi.
5. Baba Nagpal Corner
From college goers, auto walas to corporate big-wigs, this place is quite popular among the masses. Ask food enthusiasts from Delhi for their favourite chole bhature places and there are high chances they would say "Nagpal's chole bhature near Moolchand is a must-try". But be ready to fight the crowd for your plate of bhaturas as the place is often swarmed with people.
Where: 7/25, Old Double Storey, Gupta Market, Lajpat Nagar 4, New Delhi.
6. Roshan Di Kulfi
Don't go by the name as this popular food joint in Karol Bagh has a host of delicacies that can take your taste buds for a spin. Its chole bhature are hugely popular and extremely filling, so make sure to go empty stomach!
Where: 2816, Block 34P, Ajmal Khan Road, Kw2arol Bagh, New Delhi.
7. Om Corner
Another gem of a place in Karol Bagh, Om corner has thick and creamy chole with pillowy bhature laced with a blend of urad dal and red chillies. Aren't you slurping already?
Where: Sant Nagar, DB Gupta Road, Karol Bagh, New Delhi.
Multiple other outlets across Delhi NCR.
8. Prem Di Hatti
This place is reminiscent of the dhabas of Amritsar for its popular chole bhature and chur chur naan. With loads of masalas and delicious bhaturas, Prem Di Hatti is a heaven for anyone craving chole bhature.
Where: J-1/162, Opposite City Square Mall, Rajouri Garden, New Delhi.
9. Nand Di Hatti
Nand Di Hatti prepares its bhature with semolina, white flour and yogurt while chole are without onion and garlic. It's definitely one sumptuous plate that you just don't want to miss!
Where: 829, Sadar Bazar, Pan Mandi Old Delhi, Chandni Chowk, New Delhi.
10. Giani's Di Hatti
Located in the middle of bustling Chandni Chowk, Giani's Di Hatti is a popular joint for rabri falooda, gajar ka halwa and drool-worthy chole bhature. Chandni chowk is a hub for Indian street food and is often overcrowded yet Giani's Di Hatti steals the show with a number of unique delicacies.
Where: 651/52, Church Mission Road, Fatehpuri, Chandni Chowk, New Delhi.
11. Nagpal Di Hatti
Talk about chole bhature in East Delhi and Nagpal Di Hatti will come to your rescue. Chole prepared in a host of spices along with piping hot bhaturas, are a sheer treat for your taste buds. If you still haven't been here, make a note!
Where: 131, Budhh Bazar, Veer Savarkar Market, Gandhinagar, Near Geeta Colony, New Delhi.
Have we missed out on your favourite chole bhature place in the list? Let us know in the comments section below.