What are the popular food items in Gwalior?
Posted on Dec 11, 2013 by sushma.yadav
The food culture of Gwalior offers delicacy of both spicy as well as sweet dishes. And, if you are a food-enthusiast, the food items here will tickle your taste buds for sure. Some of the most popular food items of Gwalior include.
Samosa and Kachori
A typical breakfast for most of Gwaliorites completes with irresistibly tasty and hot kachoris, samosas, pakoras, complented with potato curries and peppered chutneys.
Located in Naya Bazaar, S.S. Kachoriwala (Telephone: +91-751-2321771), is a famous spot for enjoying yummy kachoris and samosas. Locals and tourists assemble here frequently.
Jalebi and Rabdi
While the people of Gwalior would savor delicacies like samosa and kachoris, they would like to treat their sweet tooth with mouthwatering jalebis and rabdi, available in plenty in Gwalior.
Several shops in Naya Bazaar serve delicious jalebis and rabdi; S.S. Kachoriwala is one of the popular ones. You can also try laddoos at Bahdura Sweets in Naya Bazaar. You can find more options at Chhatri Bazaar. You will have to spend anywhere between INR 60 to INR 100 for one kg jalebies.
Morena Gajak is a crunchy sweet which is prepared from sugar, jaggery, sesame seeds and til and is mainly available in winters. If you are visiting Gwalior during winter, you can relish on these mouth-watering sweets. Also, you must carry a good amount for relatives and friends back home.
Daulat Ram shop is the best shop in the city to buy gajak. You can find the same in Panchhiraj Foods, situated in Phalka Bazar. It is a wholesale store that offers tasteful gazaks and chhikki. You can buy gazak at somewhere around INR 150 per kg.
Moreover, you must also try amazingly delectable cashew barfis here. If you are a non-vegetarian, try not to miss the rogan josh which is a delicious lamb dish.
So don’t wait anymore. The aroma of Gwalior’s finger licking food is inviting you to come and savor the delicacies.