Malviya Nagar has slowly started to become a hub for restaurants, cafes and street food. Being a rather small locality between Saket and Hauz Khas, Malviya Nagar has food outlets in almost every street. You can different kinds of cuisine from Mughlai to Chinese. Mughlai cuisine is rather famous in Malviya Nagar as there are many outlets like Karim’s and Nazeer. You can read about that in our post about Mughlai Cuisine in Malviya Nagar.
Street Food is what Malviya Nagar is famous for. Before the restaurants and development in Malviya Nagar, street food was the prominent attraction. Restaurants like Moti and Shri Ram Sweets had stalls outside their restaurants, especially for street food. Shri Ram Sweets shut down a few years back, but they still have their street food stall. As the development continued, so did the street food. Here’s a quick look at the best and most popular street food in Malviya Nagar.
Best and Most Popular Street Food in Malviya Nagar
(This list is a collection of places and does not rank them)
- Moti Restaurant
Location-Malviya Nagar Main Market
Moti Restaurant has been there for years. They are a landmark location in the market area. They offer cakes, sweets, North Indian food, beverages, American corn, Kulfi-Faluda, Samosa, Sandwiches etc. You name it and they got it. Right in front of the restaurant, they have their street food stall which offers good quality and tasty street food dishes such as Aloo Tikki, Gol Gappe, Pav Bhaji etc. They have tables installed but no seating is available.
- Shri Ram’s
Location-Malviya Nagar Market next to Airtel Store
Used to be a full-fledged sweet shop, now they have a street food stall serving amazing gol gappe and aloo tikkis to a long queue of foodies every evening. They are famous for their street food quality and taste.
Order from Zomato: https://www.zomato.com/ncr/shree-ram-malviya-nagar-new-delhi
- Kolkata Kathi Roll
Here’s an elaborate review by foodie Sarah Hussain on her channel of the place. They server various Kathi Rolls like Veg, Paneer, Double Egg etc. You can see a huge crowd surrounding the shop in the evenings.
You can order from Swiggy: https://www.swiggy.com/delhi/kolkata-kathi-roll-malviya-nagar-market-malviya-nagar
- Opposite Main Market Lane
This row of shops has recently developed in the past 4-5 months. It has outlets like Vada Pav Junction and a small outlet that sells Vodka Momos in Malviya Nagar. There are chai stalls and paratha stalls as well in this row.
- Me n Tandoori Momos
Location: Opposite Khandani Pakode Vala in Malviya Nagar Market
This stall is the most happening when It comes to momos in Malviya Nagar. Here, you will get all sorts of momos like Afghani, Tandoori, Cheese, Paneer, Kurkure, Chicken etc. On the next stall, you get Shwarma and one dedicated stall for some of the best Kathi rolls you could ever eat.
You can order from Swiggy: https://www.swiggy.com/delhi/me-n-tandoori-momos-delhi-malviya-nagar
Streets of Malviya Nagar are ever-changing and there is always a new outlet, restaurant or shop in the market. We’ll keep updating our list and tell you all about them.