There are a few cities in India that let you experience the rich heritage and culture of India. Jaipur is one of them. The capital city of Rajasthan provides breathtaking overlooks of the fascinating pink buildings and takes us back to the ancient era of royal palaces and ancient handicrafts. But for foodies like us, it's the authentic Rajasthani food that calls us. Already thinking about dal baati churma and laal maas? Before you plan your trip to the pink city, update your itinerary with these places serving delicious Rajasthani food.
Here're 6 Jaipur Restaurants Serving Authentic Rajasthani Food:
1. 1135 AD
The award-winning restaurant offers you a royal dining experience inside the famous Amer Fort. The stunning interiors in gold- and red-hued traditional artwork let you eat like a royal. The outdoor seating is a great option for those who want to enjoy their meal in the lap of nature, soaking in the city's vibrant vibe. Their vegetarian silver thaali and Laal Maas are a must-try. Also, don't forget to make a reservation in advance because all the tables are always taken.
What: 1135 AD
Where: Amer Fort, Jaipur
When: 11 AM to 11 PM
Cost: INR 4,000 for two (approx.)
2. Chokhi Dhani
You can't skip visiting Chokhi Dhani when in Jaipur. The village-themed resort offers a wholesome experience replete with cultural performances, folk singing, activities for children and the famous Rajasthan thali. Gatte ki sabzi and Rajasthani kadhi are to die for.
What: Chokhi Dhani
Where: Tonk Road, Sitapura, Jaipur
When: 5:30 PM - 11 PM
Cost: INR 800 for two (approx.)
3. Lakshmi Mishthan Bhandar
This place is frequented by people looking for authentic vegetarian Rajasthani food, especially a sattvik meal. Located in the bustling Johari Bazaar, this restaurant is always full of tourists and locals enjoying mouth-watering dishes like onion kachori, laal maas and Rajasthani thali.
What: Lakshmi Mishthan Bhandar
Where: Johari Bazaar Road
When: 9 AM to 11 PM
Cost: INR 1000 for two (approx.)
4. Spice Court
If you prefer a fine dining setup but are craving authentic Rajasthani food in Jaipur, Spice Court is the place to be at. Enjoy the spectacular traditional dance and puppet shows while gorging on their famous dishes like keema baati, junglee maas and biryani.
What: Spice Court
Where: Achrol House, Civil Lines, Jaipur
When: Noon to 11 PM
Cost: INR 2000 for two (approx.)
5. Sri Thaal Village
Dal baati churma is always on our minds in Jaipur. And our favourite place to go and enjoy this most popular Rajasthani snack is Sri Thaal Village. The village-style park offers the joy of enjoying traditional food amid a rustic ambience.
What: Sri Thaal Village
Where: Sri Thal Village - 3, Queens Road, Vaishali Nagar, Jaipur
When: 12:30 AM - 11 PM
Cost - INR 1000 for two (approx.)
6. Suvarna Mahal
Nestled in the Rambagh Palace Hotel, Suvarna Mahal gives you a chance to experience royalty with its ancient mirror work and silver serving plates. The traditional ambience coupled with authentic Rajasthani food is sure to round off your Jaipur visit. Do try their laal maas and gatte ki sabzi.
What: Suvarna Mahal
Where: Taj Rambagh Palace, Bhawani Singh Road, Jaipur
When: 7 PM to 11 PM
Cost: INR 5000 for two (approx.)
Add these places to your to-do list for your next Jaipur vacation.
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