What to eat and where to eat : AGRA
Agra is not only famous for the mesmerizing Taj Mahal but its delicacies too. It is acknowledged as one of the best street food serving spots in the country by many connoisseurs.
A trip to Agra is always incomplete without Petha. Petha comes in a wide variety, right from Paan to Kesar and if these aren't mouthwatering enough for you, then you can always try its other variants. Panchhi Petha store located at one at Hari Parvat crossing offers Pethas of unique taste. No matter which corner of India you travel to, you would always want to grab a bite of this famous Mughlai dish. Agra is famous for its Mughlai Cuisine, and hence you would get the best parathas served here. This dish is served hot with chutneys to tingle your taste buds. Ram Babu Paratha Bhandar located at Civil Lines offers a great variety of parathas at a reasonable price. Pinch of Spice serves the most amazing and delicious Mughlai in Agra. Bhalla is rechristened as Aloo Tikki in Delhi and most parts of India. Bhalla is rechristened as Aloo Tikki in Delhi and most parts of India. Agra Chat House located at Sadar Bazar offers best kind of bhalla.
Dalmoth is a perfect snack for those who want to indulge in something crunchy and crispy. This crunchy snack is best enjoyed with tea. It is a mixture of nuts, spices and fried lentils. Panchi Petha Store offers
Dalmoth on its menu, and it can be bought from either of its 4 outlets in Agra. The most preferred one is located at Hari Parvat Crossing.
Agra is popularly known for its Tandoori Chicken. Mama Chicken Mama Franky offers the best Tandoori in the city at a reasonable price. It is located at Gopi Chand Shivhare Road, Sadar Bazaar. You will get the finest and most delicious Jalebis in Agra at every street. Deviram sweets and restaurant offer the most mouthwatering Jalebi in Agra. It is located at Mahatma Gandhi Road in Pratap Pura.
Agra has a delight to offer Shawarma. It is a chicken filled roll served with green and white mint sauces and thick mayonnaise. Shawarma served at Mama Chicken , Pind Balluchi located Dinesh Nagar, Opposite Saga Emporium, Fatehabad Road and Taj Ganj. Pind Balluchi at Taj Ganj serves excellent paneeer tikka which is famous in Agra. Bedai is an important breakfast item of Agra. Its something like kachori and served hot with spicy potato gravy. It has a sweet and tangy taste. Deviram sweets and restaurant located at Mahatma Gandhi Road in Pratap Pura offers best bedai. These are the delicious, mouthwatering street foods of Agra the will make you go weak at the knees!
Agra also boasts a range of local restaurants that will satisfy the most critical food lovers. Besides the street delicacies following are some of the famous restaurants to dine in Agra.
DASAPRAKASH: it is Agra’s finest traditional Indian restaurant located inside the beautiful Oberoi Amarvilas hotel. The menu include the most succulent North Indian tandoor dishes and the dishes are all exquisite. Their rice with Kerala shrimp curry is a must try.
SHANKAR JI: This restaurant is little more authentic and down to earth. It offers you the very best of the local cuisine. It is a local dhaba, or snack bar.
PINCH OF SPICE: It is the best North Indian restaurant outside a five star hotel. The must-try at this restaurant is the murg boti masala, a chicken tikka in a very rich and somewhat spicy local gravy, and also the paneer lababdar. The restaurant outlet at Fatehabad Road.
JAHANPANAH:It is an authentic restaurant. Their legendary dishes include tasty lucknawi biryanis, galawat kababs, and kakori.
JHANKAR: Jhankar restaurant serves traditional Indian food. Their menu includes many of the most mouth-watering Indian dishes including their specialty, the aloo dum chutneywale and the magazi murgh korma. Some other restaurants are STUFF MAKERS, LAKSHMI VILAS, SHANKARA VEGIS, JONEY’S PLACE etc