If you are looking for street food in Udaipur, give your taste buds the Rajasthani love they deserve, by trying out some of the delicacies that Rajasthan has to offer.
Udaipur is set amidst the rugged yet inviting landscape of Rajasthan and has inspired many visitors from across the country and around the world to come explore the sands of time. This city is a must-see on everyone’s list as it puts forward a grand display of Udaipur’s rich culture, well-preserved architecture, food, lakes and romantic backdrops.
As exotic as the city of Udaipur is, so is the street food. So the next time you visit Rajasthan, enjoy some of the best street food in Udaipur as listed below.
1. Indulge in food at Sukhadia Circle
Sukhadia Circle has a great variety of street foods and is an area loved by locals and tourists alike. Foods options range from pav bhaji and chat to full-fledged meals.
The speciality of the area is the locally made pizza which contains Indian herbs and spices making it a famous street food in Udaipur to have.
2. Sweet tooth of Bhole Mishthan
For all the sugar cravers, Bhole Mishtan is the place to be and a perfect option to try some of the best food places in Udaipur. Sink the sweet tooth into a bite of the Jalebis made at Bhole Mishthan, and you’ll forever desire for more.
Jalebis are a traditional Indian dish prepared from pretzels soaked in kesar-flavoured sugar syrup. Bhole Mishthan is located in the crowded streets of Delhi Gate in Udaipur.
3. All eggs at the Egg Curry Stand
Located only a short distance away from the famous Chetak Cinema, the Egg Curry Stand is a famous food in Udaipur for all the egg lovers. Enjoy a sumptuous scrambled egg with sautéed vegetables. Most popular dish of the Egg Curry Stand is the yummy Egg Burji.
4. Lake side view of Fateh Sagar lake- Vinod Coffee House
Vinod Coffee House is a popular coffee joint which has the Fateh Sagar lake as its backdrop. For the coffee lovers who want a unique experience, we suggest you pick up a Kulhad (earthen clay cups) coffee. Enjoy the rich flavours of this place, while taking in the view of beautiful Udaipur.
5. Relaxation Therapy a la Purnima Vada Pav
Vada Pav is a prominent dish which is mostly eaten on the busy streets of Mumbai, however, Udaipur has its own equally tasty variant of the Vada Pav. The Purnima Vada Pav shop offers some of the best street food in Udaipur and is a must visit place after a long days trip exploring the beautiful city of Udaipur.
The taste of crushed potatoes sandwiched between two pieces of bread (pav) and seasoned with sweet and spicy chutney, is nothing short of mouth-watering. Down this with a glass of chaas (cold buttermilk) and you’ll always want to come back for more.
6. Shiv Shakti Chat
Shiv Shakti Chat is located in one of the busiest markets of Udaipur known as Bapu Bazaar. The most popular food served at Shiv Shakti Chat is the Dahi Kachori Chat. Kachori chats are a local favourite and a must try if you want to get a sweet and tangy taste of combination.
7. Thali at Hotel Natraj
Hotel Natraj offers some of the best food in Udaipur. Most renowned for its Rajasthani thali, Hotel Natraj serves the best platter in town.
A quintessential in any Rajasthani meal, the thali gives one a taste of all the different kinds of foods from around Rajasthan on one plate. If you want to relish the flavour and aroma of hot, spicy or sweet, tangy, then Hotel Natraj is your place to be.
8. Cultural fulfilment in Apani Dhani
It’s never too late to get a complete Rajasthani experience and Apani Dhani offers just that. Most popular for its Dal Baati, Bajra Khichdi, Gatte ka Saag and many other yummy delicacies, Apani Dhani makes sure that you walk away feeling like you have enjoyed Rajasthani food like no other place in town.
Guests are also allowed to dance to Rajasthani folk music and get to be a part of many traditional activities. So don’t miss out on this beauty.
9. Poha at Bohle Naath Nashtha Center
For the early birds, a poha is flattened rice seasoned with mint, lemon and namkeen which make it a perfect breakfast dish to get you started for the day.
The best place to enjoy a plate full poha is at the Bohle Naath Nashtha Center at the Sukhadia Circle. Indulge until you have satisfied your breakfast cravings by tasting this famous food of Udaipur.
Udaipur, being the beautiful city of lakes and palaces offers a great range of activities to keep its visitors engaged and enjoy the thrill of being in the city. Never leave till you have tried the local cuisine which is just as exotic as Udaipur.
So, the next time you travel, share your experience of the famous street food in Udaipur and let us know in case we have missed on any yummy street food in the comments section below.