Whenever someone takes the name of Hyderabadi food , Hyderabadi Biryani and Haleem invariably come to your mind. However, it is not limited to these two food items. Starting from South Indian dishes to Pav Bhaji to Paan, street food in Hyderabad has a lot to offer to foodies out there. Keep reading to know more about the best street food of Hyderabad.
Idlis and Vadas
If you are looking for tasty breakfast very early in the morning, head to Pragati Gali, where they serve mouthwatering idlis, medu vada, dosas, upma and pongal.
Lakshman ki Bandi serves amazing butter idli and tawa idli which are surely worth trying. Other dishes from the South Indian cuisine are also delicious at this street food joint.
You can easily satisfy your craving for tasteful Mumbai style pav bhaji in Hyderabad at Sharmaji Pav Bhaji that serves Chinese dishes as well as dosas alsong with delicious pav bhaji.
You can even try the ice golas served over here. Balvant Pav Bhaji at Secunderabad is also one of the most recommended places for mouthwatering and authentic tasty pav bhaji.
Momos are a popular street food item in this Birtyani capital and Momo’s Point and Kathmandu Momos are the best street food joints serving delectable momos.
If you are looking for fresh momos in Hyderabad, head to these places and get your craving satisfied. Piping hot and fresh vegetable and paneer momos served with lots of hot red sauce prepared of garlic are the specialties of Kathmandu momos. 6 momos cost 50 Rs. at this place which is quite reasonable.
Sardar Ji Chaat serves so tasty street food that you would surely crave for more. Dahi bhalla, aloo tikki, kachori, samosa and chaat are the main delicacies served over here.
Maharaja Chat also serves amazing sev puri, masala pav bhaji and ragda patties are some of the names of amazing food items provided here. They claim to use mineral water in preparing the dishes. You can even try out the samosa ragada, masala puri as well as the cold chat dishes served at Gokul Chat.
For Punugulu, famous Andhra snack, and other fast food items, the not so known place is Sri Harika Fast Food.
Nevertheless, the dishes served here are totally worthwhile and worth a recommendation. Their specialized tomato chutney served with aloo bajji is simply delicious. Chinese food is also available here along with South Indian dishes.
Murukulu, Dahi bade, Egg bonda and lots more
The area around Golkonda Fort serves amazing street food, that you would never have come across in Hyderabad city.
Mirchi Bhajji, Bonda, Samosa, Fish Fry, Egg Bonda and naan ki roti are some of the tasty dishes served in this area. Besides, you can also find a dish called kajoor and seekh kebabs over here.
Puff Pastry Khari
Puffed biscuits with tea is a favoured food of many.
Have the most awesome puff pastry khari or biscuits and nankhatai along with cutting chai if you happen to be at Charminar Circle. Vendors serve these items on the lorries.
For the best chicken shawarma in Hyderabad, head to Chicken Shawarma Hub. Try their special dish with Romali to experience the perfect taste.
They even serve lots of mayo to add to the wonderful taste of the shawarmas. Spicy shawarma at reasonable rates can also be enjoyed at Hot N Tasty Chicken Shawarma. An additional highlight of this place is their specially prepared mayonnaise sauce. Feel in Saudia is also famous for its authentic and tasty shawarmas.
Delicious minced meat with spices and grilled on skewers and cooked on a tandoor.
Bade Miya Kebabs serves amazing fresh seekh kebabs and patthar ghosht. The meat that they serve is so brilliant that it melts in your mouth. Try out the kebabs with Rumali Roti. Chicken Tikka is also worth trying.
Biryani is available everywhere in Hyderabad. from streets to upscale restaurants. The succulent goat meat biryani of Hyderabad is second to none.
For inexpensive and yet delicious Biryani do check out Shah Ghouse Café Restaurant and Hotel Shadab, that serves awesome haleem and Hyderabadi Biryani . Another place that is popular for haleem is Pista House.
Haleem made up of chicken meat is known as Harees and it is equally tasty and is a must try if you have not yet tasted it.
Contrary to the name, Firdous Haleem serves delicious harees even in off season. For haleem, you can go to Hotel Shadab.
Ice Creams and Desserts
Icecreams and desserts are an integral part of every street food journey.
Bilal Ice Cream Parlor serves some amazing ice creams that include seasonal flavors too. Famous ice cream joint is another place popular in Hyderabad. Custard Apple, Litchi and Mango are some of the delicious flavors served here. Superb sweets and cakes are also served at Pista House.
Kesar Badam Milk
The aroma of Kesar badam milk must make you feel heavenly.
And Dadu’s Mithai Vatika is very famous for traditional sweets as well as innovative sweets like butterscotch rasmalai along with excellent kesar badam milk does just that.
The street food journey of Hyderabad will be incomplete without the famed Hyderabadi Pan. Mayur Pan House is one of the best places in Hyderabad to have pan. Along with that, they also serve lip smacking ice gola, pav bhaji bhel, vada pav, dabeli, sitafal juice and kulfi.
Dry Fruit Mithai from Almond House and cakes from Karachi Bakery are also worth trying. Hyderabad is also known to have a huge Chinese food following and Chinese World , an ordinary looking fast food stall, serves simply remarkable Manchurian, egg noodles, pepper chicken and chicken drumsticks.
Feel free to add more to this list if you are a foodies as we are sure there is lot of delicious food in Hyderabad other than the items mentioned above.