Think of a hot plate of steamed momos with spicy chili garlic dip, and some clear soup on a breezy evening. Is the thought making you hungry? If yes, then you are a momo-lover just like us. Be it 5 pm hunger pangs or midnight cravings – momos are always a big hit.
Now, if you are a Delhi-ite, momos are invariably an integral part of your culinary being. Every nook and corner of the city has restaurants and street-style stalls serving hot, steamy momos. Today, we list down 5 places in Delhi NCR that serve the best momos ever. Read on to find out who serves momos with mayonnaise, garlic sauce, peanut sauce and even oregano!
1. Yeti – The Himalayan Kitchen
If you are fond of Nepalese, Tibetan and Bhutanese style of food, this is your best bet. Yeti offers traditional Himalayan eating experience. Their Newari momos and Aloo momos, served with sesame and chili sauces, make it a perfect place for momo-lovers. The stuffing is juicy and hot! Need we say more?
Where: M-20, M Block Market, Greater Kailash (GK) 2, New Delhi
Price for 2: Rs. 245 for Aloo Momos & Rs. 295 for Non-Veg Momos (Chicken, Mutton & Buff)
2. Nagaland Stall
Dilli Haat is known for its colourful gastronomic geography. Look around and you will find food stalls hailing from all states of India. But, if you are looking for a delicious plate of mutton momos, served with clear soup and a delicious chili dip – head to the Nagaland stall. Their momos are to die for.
Where: Dilli Haat, INA, New Delhi
Price for 2: Rs. 100 for Veg Momos & Rs. 140 for Non-Veg Momos (Chicken, Mutton & Pork)
3. Tee Dee, Majnu Ka Tila
Hands down; there is no better place to indulge in momos than Majnu Ka Tilla (MKT). And if you are in MKT, head straight to Tee Dee. They offer an array of momos – from steamed to fried and even pan-fried in spicy sauces. Try their chicken variants, and you will keep coming back to this place!
Where: 32, Aruna Nagar, Majnu ka Tila, New Delhi
Price for 2: Rs. 140 for approximately
4. Rosang Café, Green Park
Rosang Café in Green Park serves authentic Himalayan food. The restaurant specializes in Assamese and Nagaland cuisines; their USP is home-cooked style meals. Their Sikkim momos are super soft and juicy. They serve their momos with dry fish chutney and meat chutney!
Where: Near Uphaar Cinema, Green Park Extension Market, Green Park, New Delhi
Price for 2: Rs. 180 for Momos (Veg, Chicken & Pork)
5. Dolma Aunty’s Momos
If you like your momos street-style, go to Dolma Aunty’s. They have been serving delicious momos for the past 20 years. The momos are delightful and served with spicy tomato and chili chutney and of course with a whole lot of legacy.
Where: D-1, Central Market (opp. Hemal’s fine clothing), Lajpat Nagar, New Delhi
Price for 2: Rs. 40 for Veg Momos & Rs. 50 for Non-Veg Momos