Soft buttery flatbread topped with onions served with chickpeas in spicy gravy. Tempting right?
Yes, I am talking about the delicious Amritsari Kulchas!! Amritsari Kulcha is a typical Punjabi delight which no other thing can beat. Though the Kulchas and Naan of Amritsar are famous all over the country, even Chandigarh has some great places serving this all-time favorite combination.
Let’s luxuriate in this Amritsari Zaika!
- Amritsari Kulcha Hub:
Amritsari Kulcha hub is a small booth located behind the CISCO petrol pump in sector 9. It is a true heaven for people who crave for some Amritsari kulchas. They serve a variety of different kulchas including Mix-Vegetable, Aloo Pyaz, Paneer, Chur-Chur served with hot Cholas and onion chutney. It’s only open till 3:30 p.m, so check before you pay a visit!
Address: Booth 106-107, Sector 9 C, Chandigarh
Opening hours: 10 a.m to 3:30 p.m
Average Cost: Rs.200 for two people (approx.)
Known for: Menu based on different variety of Kulchas
2. Amritsari Kulcha and Channa:
It is one of the famous shops in Panchkula which brings Amritsari flavors to your plate. People visit them again and again for their crispy and flaky Kulchas and tangy Chutney. The place is small but hygienic and you will find the staff to be really friendly. A must visit in Panchkula.
Address: SCO 58, Sector 9, Panchkula
Opening hours: Today 9 AM to 3 PM, 6 PM to 10 PM
Average Cost: Rs. 200 for two people (approx.)
Known for: Crispy kulchas and spicy chutney.
3. StuC, Panjab University:
StuC is the famous student’s food corner in Panjab University, Chandigarh. Almost every person in Chandigarh knows about it. This is the best place if you want to eat pocket friendly but lip-smacking food! There are lots of shops (Pakwan meal, Fresh Bite) which you can try and you will surely not be disappointed with their naans and Kulchas. Go visit it and reminisce your college days.
Address: Panjab University, Sector 14, Chandigarh
Opening hours: 9:00 am -9:30 p.m
Cost for two: Rs.200
Known for: Student-friendly economical meals
If you are in Mohali and looking for crispy authentic Amritsari Kulchas, you now know the place to visit. Just Rs. 60 for delectable Kulchas. Even renowned Chef Harpal visited this small Dhaba and enjoyed their delish Kulchas. So when the master himself loves it, what are you waiting for?
Address: Booth 47, Phase 3B2, Phase 3, Mohali
Opening hours: Today 9 AM to 4 PM, 7 PM to 10:30 PM
Average Cost: Rs.150 for two people (approx.)
Known for: Amritsari Kulcha, Lassi, Aloo Kulcha, Paneer Kulcha
5. Bansal Amritsar Food Street:
One shop which people love with all their heart. Bansal Amritsar food street is extremely famous in Tricity. They have got some interesting varieties in Kulchas like the Mushroom garlic Kulcha or the Chur Chur garlic Naan. They have around 50 varieties of Kulchas! Accompany it with a glass of Chilled and creamy Meethi Lassi and you are good to go.
Address: SCF 3, Sector 4, MDC, Panchkula
Average Cost: Rs.250 for two people (approx.)
Opening hours: 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, 6:30 PM to 10:30 PM (Mon-Sun)
Known for: Amritsari Kulcha, Paneer Kulcha, Mushroom Kulcha, Chur Chur Kulcha, Aloo Kulcha, Sweet Lassi, Mix Veg
Nothing will fill your soul like North Indian food does. So don’t kill you craving and head straight to these joints whenever your heart calls for some buttery, crispy Kulchas!