Lucknow is always known to be the city of Nawabs and Kebabs. Yes, this city has been the birthplace of many Kebabs and one simply cannot miss enjoying the yummy Kebabs, especially the non-vegetarian varieties, if you are in Lucknow. Food lovers from across India do visit Lucknow once to savour the best of Kebabs from the city.
If you are planning a visit to Lucknow or already in Lucknow, here are 5 places where you must visit if you want to enjoy some authentic sumptuous Kebabs :
Garden Grille & Bar, Hilton Garden Inn, Lucknow - Eating kebabs here is truly an experience. One of the best dining facilities in Lucknow, the Garden Grille has a live kebab counter where the chefs cook kebabs right in front of you. Do visit this place if you are looking for a good Chicken Chapli Kebab.
Tunday Kababi - Over 10 decades old, Tunday Kababi is one of the best known and most famous Kebab joints of Lucknow. They have several outlets across the city but you will find the most authentic taste and best variety at the Chowk and Aminabad outlets. You cannot miss their Galawat or Galauti Kebabs with Parantha.
Irani Kafe By Vintage Machine, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow - A new entrant in the Lucknow food scene, the Irani Kafe has some of the best kebabs in town if you want a fine dining experience.
Majlisi Kebab with Ulta Tawa Parantha
A heady mix of Irani and Awadhi cuisine, this place also serves some rare delicacies like the Majlisi Kebab with Ulta Tawa Parantha and Mutton Kobideh which is an awesome Mutton Seekh Kebab.
The Drowning Street, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow - Another new entrant, they offer a fine dine experience with some of the most authentic recipes. They not only have kebabs on their regular ala carte menu but organise regular promotions to offer some rare and amazing kebabs. The best thing is that they offer both vegetarian and non-vegetarian options. Check this place out for Kakori Kebabs, Pasande, Tangri Kebabs and Shaami Kebabs. (refer cover image)
Al Anas Purani Dilli Ke Mashoor Kebab Wale - This one is a gem. Situated at Abdul Aziz Road in Chowk area, this is just a 6-year-old outlet but definitely must visit.
Do visit them for their famous Dora Kebabs that are in mutton and chicken variant, Chicken Kashmiri and Reshmi Chicken.
A journalist for over 15 years, Tarannum has worked with the national media like HT, Indian Express & NewsX as a political journalist. Delving into corporate communications now, this award-winning journalist is also a lifestyle blogger & YouTuber, who feels the connection of food is not just with her tummy, but also with her heart. While she enjoys reviewing restaurant food, her soul lies in street food and the stories behind each place. For her, food is beyond tastebuds. When not eating or writing about food, Tarannum loves to experiment with her cooking. And, if not inside the kitchen, one can see her exploring historical places with backpack and camera.