Where to Eat in Amritsar?

Amritsar-a traditional vibrant city –is known for warmth & hospitality. Amritsaris are born hosts, and are famous for having a palate for eating. This is perhaps because the Amritsari mind- set was shaped by frequent ravages of war where the dawn of the next day was not sure.

The city is famous for its culinary delicacies like multi-layered prathas, bhatura channa, tandoori kulchas, puris, jam, marmalades, sharbat, rabri & lassi. Other delicacies include satpuras, samosas, fried fish,seekh kabab, mutton tikka, barbecued chicken and spicy pickles.

The celebrated papad and vadian from Amritsar have become the subject of many a rhymes and jingles, Amritsaris have a sweet tooth for pinnis, balushahis and gur ka halwa.The city has many places for traditional cuisines and modern foods.Most of the eating joints of the traditional cuisines and modern foods.Most of the eating joints of the traditional cuisine are within the walled city.

Here are some must-try places if you are foodie :

1 Kesar da Dhaba

2 Bharawaan da Dhaba,

3 Crystal Restaurant, Crystal Chowk

4 Beera Chicken, Majitha Road

5 Surjit Food Plaza, Nehru Shopping Complex, Lawrence Road

6 Makhan Fish Corner, Majitha Road

7 Khubi Sweets, Katra Ahluwalia

8 Bhai Kulwant Singh Kulche Wala, Katra Ahluwalia

9 Monu Kulcha Hut  , Loharka Road

10 Chungi wale Kulche, Maqbool Road

11 Kanha Sweets, Lawrence Road

12 Kanhaya Sweets, Lawrence Road

13 Gurdas Ram Jalebian wala

14 Rajasthani Chaat Bhandaar, Katra Ahluwalia

15 Ahuja Sweets (Lassi) – Near Hindu College

16 Goenka Sweets, Katra Ahluwalia

17 Astoria Food Pavilion, District Shopping Complex, Ranjit Avenue

18 Kulcha Land, opp Hotel MK, District Shopping Complex, Ranjit Avenue

19 Cafe Chokolade, Ranjit Avenue, Amritsar

20 Chawla2 Chicken, Lawrence Road and Ranjit Avenue