Gol Gappe- The Life Line of Street Food in Delhi
Yes, in Delhi, people call it the Gol Gappa(Plural being Gol Gappe). Oh! How much us Delhi-ites love this lovable creation of the food Gods. Is it because it is as light on the pocket as it is heavy on taste and satisfaction? The reason we all love Gol Gappe is that the food in Delhi could sometimes be very expensive and in that case, the Gol Gappa could very well be the saviour of those who do not want to spend those extra bucks but still want a filling snack. Whatever be the reason, we just love Gol Gappas and we shall always do so. Gol Gappe are known as ‘puchkas’, ‘gupchups’ and ‘paani puris’ in other parts of the foodie Nation, These yummy fried spheres have surely become the Kings of the Chat Kingdom of Delhi. Where to find the best of them? Here is the complete Delhi Gol Gappa Guide!
Gol Gappe- Where to Find the Best of this Food in Delhi?
Haldirams’ Food in Delhi- Gol Gappe
Multiple Venues. Price approx. Rs. 50/- per plate. Self-service takes away a bit of the comfort from this comfort food in Delhi but still, the Gol Gappa treat from this chain of Indian fast food serves Gol Gappas with the highest standards of quality and provide tremendous value for money.
Food in Delhi- Gol Gappe at Gole Market
Near Connaught Place, lies a nice little market that mostly has sweet shops and bakeries. Ironically, you would find some of the nicest Gol Gappe in Gol Market. Reminiscent of Bengali Market, this market has 3-4 stands serving the Delhi Chaat. The best ones are: –
The Odeon Sweet Shop
The Chaat stand in front of Bangla Sweet n Spice Restaurant(To the left of Bangla Pastry Shop)
Both of these places would serve you a plate of Gol Gappe at just Rs. 20/- and boy, the taste is tangy and refreshing.
Gol Gappe in Amar Colony, Lajpat Nagar 4
The Sharma Chaat Bhandar is placed at a location full of food stands and eateries that may left every foodie breathing heavily. The famous Eat Street in Amar Colony Market, Lajpat Nagar 4 one serves everything from Indianized Shawarmas to authentic Momos which are a lifeline of food in Delhi. Tthe Sharma Chaat Bhandar complements these food stands by serving sumptuous Chaat and Gol Gappe. Our verdict is that every Delhi Foodie having a taste for Gol Gappe and other chaat food in Delhi must try the Gol Gappe from this eatery in Amar Colony. Price- Rs. 20 for 6 pcs. of Gol Gappas( Best value for money award goes to Sharma Chaat Bhandar).
So these are some of our favourite places to have Chaat food in Delhi, but, our search has not ended. We shall continue to traverse every eat street and keep on updating you with more great Gol Gappa stands and other awesome Food in Delhi. That is the reason we call this blog, FooDelhi.
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