Delhi is quite famous for its Paranthas. We have all heard of the famous Parantha Wali Gali in Old Delhi which is a small & very old Gali where you can find some of the best Paranthas in town which has been in existence for more than 140 years however there are many other places in town where you can relish a great Parantha, best enjoyed with pickle and a thick and creamy lassi!
Pundit Gaya Prasad Shiv Charan Parathe Wala
This is a very famous Parantha shop in the famous Parantha Wali Gali. This shop started in 1872 & ever since they have been serving delicious Paranthas. Late PMs, Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru & Indira Gandhi, Akshay Kumar and many other famous people have all tasted Gaya Prasad’s famous Paranthe. They have around 40 different varieties on their menu where you can try Aloo Ke Paranthe, Gobi Ke Paranthe & Mooli ke Paranthe etc. You must also try their Banana Parantha & Papad Parantha! The price of one can be anywhere between Rs 25-45.
Pundit Gaya Prasad Shiv Charan Parathe Wala | Shop No. 34, Gali Parathe Wali, Chandni Chowk, New Delhi-06
Pundit Kanhaiya Lal Durga Prasad Dixit Parathe Wale
Located in Paratha Wali Gali, this is one of the other shops that you can visit to try some great Paranthas. They have the usual Aloo Paranthe, Gobhi Paranthe, Tomato Paranthe & Papad Paranthe however, they also have some unique variations (you will not find them anywhere else) like the 16 Layer Paranthe, Banana & Nimbu Paranthe and Karela (Bitter Gourd) Paranthe. They all come reasonably priced at Rs 25-45.
Pundit Kanhaiya Lal Durga Prasad Dixit Parathe Wale | Shop No. 36, Gali Parathe Wali, Chandni Chowk, New Delhi-06
Baluchi - The LaLiT
This restaurant is conceptualized around being a bread bar offered in bite size portions. Here they pride themselves over all the different and unique types of breads they serve from Bakar Khani, Missi Roti & Gilafi Kulcha etc. The highlight is their Feni Parantha which must be tried.
Baluchi | The LaLiT, Barakhamba Avenue, Connaught Place, New Delhi-01
Not Just Paranthas
This restaurant has various outlets in Delhi and NCR. They are known for their varied types of Paranthas, specialising in over 100 varieties of them, with regular and premium stuffings in veg or non-veg options and pocket paranthas etc. Their Mutton Keema Parantha and Egg Bhurji Parantha are the favourites here.
Not Just Paranthas | M 84, M Block Market, Greater Kailash II, New Delhi-48
Not Just Paranthas | 2nd Floor, DLF City Centre Mall, Mehrauli-Gurgaon Road, Sector 28, Gurgaon-02
Not Just Paranthas | Shop 108, 1st Floor, Cyber Hub, DLF Cyber Hub, Gurgaon-02
This is a favourite midnight haunt when looking to indulge in some street food in the wee hours of the morning. The most popular of the lot is the Anda Parantha & they also offer Raita as an accompaniment & some pickles for garnishing.
Moolchand Paranthewala | Besides Vikram Hotel, Ring Road, New Delhi-24