Our favourite time of the year is here, that is the Mango season, and we cannot wait to get our hands on all the delicious mango dishes Delhi’s culinary scene has to offer.
Delhi boasts of a number of restaurants that are known for their unique understanding, and interpretation of different cuisines. They experiment and innovate different mouthwatering condiments that Delhiites more often than not instantly fall in love with.
And it gets even better during the mango season as it brings together our love for mangoes and great food. Here are 10 of the Delhi’s best mango dishes, and where you can have them.
1. Mango Mousse, Wengers
Wengers is one of the oldest bakeries in Delhi. Located in Connaught Place, the heart of the city, Wengers is known for dishing out amazing, dreamy desserts fit for every season and occasion. And now it’s the time of the year to indulge in their sinful Mango Mousse. This mangolicious dessert is everything our dreams are made up of. It’s sweet creamy texture, and rich mango flavour is the perfect combination to beat the heat in Delhi this summer.
Address: Wengers, A-16, Connaught Place, New Delhi
Timings: 11:00 am 8:00 pm
Price: Rs 250
2. Mango Frozen Yogurt, Big Chill
Big Chill is Dilli’s go to place for a chilled out dinner with the squad. Known for serving the best Italian Big Chill is one of the most frequented restaurant in Delhi. They also have their inhouse cakery that does some of the most spectacular desserts and ice creams. The next time you are at Big Chill and crave for something sweet post your pasta, make sure you order their Mango Frozen Yogurt. A healthy mango dessert it is a reflection of the true mango flavours, keeping you cool at the same time.
Address: Multiple outlets across Delhi NCR
Timings: 8:00 am to 12:00 am
Price: Rs 275
3. Mango Phirni, InnerChef
Innerchef is one of Delhi’s most loved delivery only platform that delivers freshly made food right on your door steps. From thalis to lip smacking ghee roasted mutton, and a number of desserts they have got everything. And summers at Innerchef are even more magical because it is the time when you can order their mango phirni! Yes, a fruity twist to the classic phirni, this dessert is the ulimate end to all your meals.
Price: Rs 100
4. Mango Gol Gappa, Cafe Lota
Think delightful vegetarian food and the first name that comes to our mind is Cafe Lota in Pragati Maidan. This all-vegetarian restaurant is known for serving the best delicacies from all the states of India. But our new favourite here is the Mango Gol Gappas. Unlike the normal Gol Gappas, these are tangier and more flavorsome.
Address: Cafe Lota, National Crafts Museum, Gate 2, Bhairon Marg, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi
Timings: 12:00 pm to 9:30 pm
Price: Rs 275
5. Mango New York Cheesecake, Whipped
Whipped is a hole-in-the-wall cheesecake shop with four cutesy outlets across Delhi known for serving over 30 kinds of cheesecakes. While the red velvet cheescake is our forever favourite at Whipped, we have recently fallen in love with their Mango Cheesecake. With a rich creamy texture and loaded with real mango it is a must-try dessert this summer.
Address:Whipped, Greater Kailash 2, Defence Colony, Aerocity, Okhla
Timings: 11:00 am to 12:00 am
Price: Rs 1250
6. Shahi Tukda with Mango Ice Cream, Cool Point Shahi Tukda
Everyone is aware of Delhi’s die hard love for Old Delhi’s Shahi Tukda. And the best place to have a plate of freshly made, creamy shahi tukda is Cool Point Shahi Tukda. But this summer grab a bite of your favourite Shahi Tukda with a twist. Instead of topping it with the regular rabri or vanilla ice cream, have it with Cool Point’s special Mango ice cream and be amazed as you experience the magical combination of flavours for the first time.
Address: Cool Point Shahi Tukda, 972, Bazaar Matia Mahal, Opposite Jama Masjid Gate 1, Jama Masjid, New Delhi
Timings: 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Price: Rs 50
7. Mango Kulfi, Kuremal Mohan Lal Kulfi Wala
The oldest kulfi wala in Chawri Bazar, Kuremal is famous for his unique style of serving kulfi. The kulfi at Kuremal Mohan Lal Kulfi Wala is served inside fresh fruits, and contains the flavour and extracts of fresh fruits as well. So, if you are looking for the creamy texture of kulfi and the royal flavour of mango all rolled into one, then head over to Kuremal’s and have their original mango kulfi straight from a mango!
Address: Kuremal Mohan Lal Kulfi Wala, 526, Kucha Pati Ram, Bazar Sita Ram, Near Chawri Bazar Metro Station, Chawri Bazar, New Delhi
Timings: 9:00 am to 10:30 pm
8. Raw Mango Coconut Curry, AnnaMaya
If ‘chausa’ is your favourite kind of mango, then this unique mango curry at AnnaMaya is something you are absolutely going to love. Head over to this fine dine Aerocity restaurant for a summer brunch and dig into their spiced “chausa” raw mango curry, flavoured with coconut and served with red dhania rice.
Address: AnnaMaya, Andaz Delhi, Asset 1, Aerocity, New Delhi
Timings: Open 24 hours
9. Mango Smoothie Bowl, FabCafe
If you are looking for a healthy alternate to your favourite mango and mango flavoured desserts then stress not. Head over to FabCafe and relish a bowl of their super healthy mango smoothie bowl. FabCafe has four outlets across Delhi NCR and known for serving delish and at the same time extremely healthy food. The bowl contains mango mint smoothie, muesli, and freshly cut mangoes. Breakfast goals, right?
Address: Lajpat Nagar 3, Vasant Kunj, Sector 29 Gurgaon, Aerocity
Timings: 8:30 am to 11:00 pm
10. Avocado And Mango Sushi, PaPaYa
Love sushi? well then this season it’s time for you to try something new. Mango & Avocado Sushi available at ‘PaPaYa’ in Select Citywalk, Saket is going to be this season’s best mango dish. This dish may sound a bit weird, but the contrasting flavours of avocado and mango actually work to make it a hit. We definitely recommend it if you’re open to experimenting with your palate this summer.
Where: PaPaYa, Dome, Level 4, Select Citywalk, A-3, District Centre, Saket, New Delhi
When: 11:00 Am – 1:00 AM
Cost: Rs 325