For all the foodies out there, who love to gorge on delicious street food, Mumbai is the perfect destination which will satisfy all your cravings. The ‘city of dreams’ offers a range of delicacies that are unique, utterly delicious and experimental in every way. Read on to find a curated list of 7 mouth-watering street foods you should definitely try in Mumbai. Cherish Mumbai like never before and grab on to all these items without a miss.
Appetizing Vada Pav
Places to have it from:Ashok Vada Pav, Aaram Vada Pav, and Graduate Vada Pav
Since ages, Vada Pav has been every Mumbaikar’s grab-and-go snack. The soft patties inside are made of potatoes mashed with minced garlic, coriander, and chillies. This mixture is then dipped in flour and fried till golden in colour. The patty is then placed inside the bread known as ‘pav’. This mouthwatering item is served with garlic powder chutney, and fried chilies.
Flavourful Chicken Tikka Roll
Places to have it from: Bademiya, Kathi Kabab Roll, and Ayub’s
Have you tried the yummy chicken tikka rolls in Mumbai? The tender chicken is tossed with pepper, onion, and sauces and wrapped in a luscious roomali roti. And yes, you don’t need to take any extra sauce, because its juices will be enough. Now, that there are several cheap New Delhi to Mumbai flights, you should start planning your trip right away to gorge on this yum yum dish.
Places to have it from: Elco Market, Breach Candy, and VithalBhelwala
The next on this list is India’s favourite street food, PaniPuri. It is known by different names across India and is equally popular everywhere. This street snack consists of a round like fried crisp ball which is stuffed with a mixture of yummilicious potatoes, chickpeas, tamarind chutney and spices dipped in a spicy water.
Places to have it from: Lucky Restaurant, Café Military, and Gajalee
KheemaPav made with minced meat cooked in tempting spices, is served with a ‘pav’ and tasty pickles. Every bite you take will make you fall in love with Mumbai even more.
Places to have it from: Sharma Bhelpuri House, Sharma ChaatBhandar, and Bombay BhelPuri
I can guarantee you that the best BhelPuri available in the world is on the beaches of Mumbai. If you don’t trust me, then you have to taste it for yourself! Made of puffed rice which is mixed with raw vegetables like onions, tomatoes, this snack is seasoned with a heavenly tamarind sauce. Tasty, isn’t it?
Finger Licking PavBhaji
Places to have it from: Cannon PavBhaji, SardarPavBhaji, and Manohar PavBhaji
This next dish is originated in Maharashtra and is now available all over India. This yummy creation is an assortment of mashed vegetables cooked in spices and seasonings served with a ‘Pav’.
Places to have it from: Baba Falooda, Badshah Cold Drinks, and Haji Ali Juice Center
This dish is for all those gourmands who have a sweet tooth! Falooda is something you ought to try when you visit Mumbai. This dish consists of flavored milk mixed with vermicelli, chunks of gelatin, and tapioca pearls. Nowadays this chilled glass of heaven is even served with a scoop of ice cream.
This list of 7 street foods you should try in Mumbai is calling out to all the food lovers. So don’t waste your time anymore and start trying out these delicacies. Till we meet again, happy travels.