A 10-Day Sindhi Food Festival Is Coming To Purani Dilli Dubai

by Vaishnavi Venkataraman
A 10-Day Sindhi Food Festival Is Coming To Purani Dilli Dubai

If you’re dreaming of deep fried prawns, Bhugal Mutton and Saiyal Machcchi, then this one’s for you. If your idea of a match made in heaven is kadhi and chaawal, then read on! There’s nothing like indulging in the greasy goodness of Sindhi food and you can now satiate this craving at Dubai’s delicious 10-day Sindhi Food Fest. Purani Dilli is hosting a delectable Sindhi Food Fest starting from 11 -21 March. The fest will happen at the Sheikh Zayed Road and the Mankhool branch.

Also Read: Indian Restaurants In Dubai That Serve The Best North Indian Cuisine

What’s It?

Renowned Sindhi chef Jyoti is coming down to Purani Dilli Dubai for 10-days. The festival will begin in Purani Dilli on Sheikh Zayed Road and end in Purani Dill Mankhool, Downtown, Head to the restaurant during this time, and binge on authentic dishes Jyoti learnt from her grandmother.

The Sindhi Menu

The menu will boast a generous selection of vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes, including the famous Sindhi Kadi, Chutney Prawns, Bheja fry, Bhugal Mutton and Saiyal Machcchi. With equal emphasis on palate tingling appetizers, wholesome main courses and indulgent authentic Sindhi deserts, the festival will have a little something for every Sindhi food lover.

Indian Specialty chef Md. Afroz Alam said: “We wanted to delight our diners by introducing Flavours of Sindh as Sindhi cuisine has its roots deeply immersed into the pillars of authenticity and tradition and radiates a similar concept that Purani Dilli lives by”.

The Sindhi Food Festival promises to take the foodies of the city on an extraordinary expedition through the aromatic Sindhi cuisine and its rich tradition. A truly unique experience awaits you at Purani Dilli Sheikh Zayed Road, Downtown!

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What Else?

Meanwhile, Dubai is blessed with some of the best Indian restaurants. After all, nothing can match the joy of digging into a bowl of rajma chawal or roti, after a long day. In case you’re yet to find the best dhal/roti in town,  here are top 5 Indian restaurants in Dubai that serve mouth-watering North Indian cuisine.

1. Mint Leaf Of London

Fine dining with breathtaking views anyone? One of the best Indian restaurants, Mint Leaf brings on your plate some of the authentic dishes, with a unique twist. While the dishes are finger-licking good, what truly separates their gastronomic offerings from others is their elegant plating style. Plated with a modern flair of first-class dining, the restaurant offers a wide-spread menu.

You are sure to go back for their hand-picked seafood known as the ‘Chef’s Catch’ and the exotic Crab Cakes and Kochi Lobster Tails. Wash down your meal with some finely mixed beverages. From fruity drinks that deliver a pinch of zest to sweet mixes that play around your palate, there’s something for every foodie!

What To Order: Cocktails, Mocktails, Chicken Masala, Dal Makhani, Jeera Rice, Butter Chicken, Chicken Grill
Location: Level 15, South Tower, Emirates Financial Towers, DIFC, Dubai
Price: AED 450 for two
Contact: 04 5269200

Credits: Mint Leaf of London Dubai/ Facebook

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2. Tresind

Committed to providing the most innovative North Indian cuisine, Tresind offers a deliciously mixed bag of starters, soups, main course, and desserts. For starters you can opt for dahi kebab, paneer/chicken kurchan or cedar wood smoked tandoori chicken.

The main course has an impressive assortment of curries, gravies and breads. That aside, one dish we highly recommend when you dine here is the Birbal Ki Khichdi. Made with 44 flavorful ingredients and served alongside assorted papads and yoghurt, this is a recipe your grandma might know! Finish your meal with a sabudana kheer or rasmalai- just like the way its done in India!

What To Order: Chaat trolley, Butter Chicken, Misal Pav, tawa pulao
Location: Level 2, Nassima Royal Hotel, Sheikh Zayad Road, Trade Centre Area
Price: AED 500 for two
Contact: 04 5260684


Location: Purani Dilli Sheikh Zayed Road, Mankhool
When: 11 March to 21 March
Time: 7:30 pm onwards
Price: 050 211 6816