Hindi Language Blog

Top 5 Restaurants in Delhi Posted by on May 20, 2013 in Hindi Language

India is also known for its vast and diverse cuisine which is very  famous across the globe. Though there are at least four groups of cuisine found across India, I would like to show your some of the finest restaurant of North Indian cuisine in Delhi.

Karim Hotel
If you love Mugulai food, then look no further than Karim Hotel in old Delhi. This restaurant was established in 1913 and had a long tradition (परंपरा – Parampara) of serving their customers (ग्राहकों – Grahakon). This restaurant is very famous (प्रसिद्ध – Prasidh) in the authentic (प्रामाणिक – Praamaadik) Mughlai cuisine (भोजन – Bhojan) such as Kebabs, Biryani, kofta etc.

Moti Mahal Hotel
Moti Mahl has invented some of the famous Indian Tandoori dishes such as Butter Chicken as well as Dal Makkani. This restaurant was established in 1920 in present day Pakistan (when India was individed) is now located in located in Daryaganj area of the old Delhi. This restaurant is very popular for its tandoori dishes including tandoori chicken and butter chicken etc. Those dishes are served with variety (विविधता – Vividhata) of Indian bread called Naan (नान). With over 90 franchises around India making it is more likely that you may find it somewhere near when you are on your Indian trip (यात्रा – Yaatra).

Chor Bizaare
Chor Bizaare is a finest restaurant for the tradition Kashmiri cuisine. The restaurant opened in Delhi in the year of 1990 in Delhi and, later in London in 1997. The restaurant showcase a decor (रंग-सज्जा – Rang Sajja) which may seem the remnant (अवशेष – Avashesh) of medieval period (मध्ययुगीन काल- Madhyayugin Kaal) of India, but it has a good ambiance. The  customers favorite is lamb based dishes. It is located on Asif Ali Road in Delhi.

Bukhara is located in the prestigious hotel the ITC Maurya Hotel, Chanakyapuri in New Delhi. This is a paradise (स्वर्ग – Svarg) for authentic tandoori dishes, which is considered as the finest in Indian cuisine and voted as the best restaurant in Asia, and 37th in the world. Some of the favorite dishes include Sikandari Raan (Marinated Whole Leg of Spring Lamb) and Murgh Malai Kebab (Creamy Chicken Kebab). Many famous international (अंतरराष्ट्रीय – Antraraastriya) celebrities including Bill Clinton, Vladimir Putin and etc.

Punjabi By Nature
Though established only in 1998, the restaurant has made a very good name in the business (व्यापार – Vyaapar) by offering its customer unique (अद्वितीय – Adavitiya) and authentic taste of India. The restaurant offers some of the finest north Indian dishes be it the tandoori cuisine or vegetarian in an excellent ambiance. The original restaurant is located in Noida, a satellite city Delhi. Other branches are located in Vasand Vihar, Raja Garden, Gurgoan and Bengaluru.

Tags: , , , ,
Keep learning Hindi with us!

Build vocabulary, practice pronunciation, and more with Transparent Language Online. Available anytime, anywhere, on any device.

Try it Free Find it at your Library
Share this:
Pin it

About the Author: Nitin Kumar

Nitin Kumar is a native Hindi speaker from New Delhi, India. His education qualification include Masters in Robotics and Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering. Currently, he is working in the Research and Development in Robotics in Germany. He is avid language learner with varied level of proficiency in English, German, Spanish, and Japanese. He wish to learn French one day. His passion for languages motivated him to share his mother tongue, Hindi, and culture and traditions associated with its speakers. He has been working with Transparent Language since 2010 and has written over 430 blogs on various topics on Hindi language and India, its culture and traditions. He is also the Administrator for Hindi Facebook page which has a community of over 330,000 members.


  1. Best restaurant in delhi:

    I like Karim restaurants specially for Non-veg.

  2. mypoints cloud:

    Yeah Wow the best ever cool restaurant and yeah karim is always good for non veg.

  3. manojkumarkingston:

    Thx for sharing this blog. “Karim” is one of the best restaurants for non-veg. Kingston hotel’s chefs are ready with sumptuous mouth watering delicacies that tempt the most discerning gourmet.

  4. Nilesh L.:

    This is a good article about the top 5 restaurants in Delhi: Karim Hotel,
    Moti Mahal Hotel, Chor Bizaare, Bukhara, Punjabi By Nature. Those are five great places to eat in Delhi!