9 Best Dhabas to Try in Amritsar

Parathas drenched in desi ghee, daal makhani with lachcha paratha, and butter rotis with butter chicken! The dhabas in Amritsar are a sensuous treat for the palate.  While in the Golden City, you have to have a meal at these dhabas where you will find everybody, from Jaguar owning millionaires to bushy eyebrowed truck drivers!

Kesar Da Dhaba:

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Where: Amritsar Cantonment, Chowk Passian, Near Telephone Exchange.

Must eat: Dal Fry, Palak Paneer, Aaloo Paratha, Phirni.

Budget: Approximately Rs. 500 for two people. 

Beera Chicken House:

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Where: opposite Bandari Hospital, Sehaj Avenue, Majitha road.

Must eat: Butter Chicken, Chicken Tikka, Kheema Naan, Roasted Chicken.

Budget: Approximately Rs. 400 for two people. 

All India Famous Amritsari Kulcha:

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Where: Maqbool Road, Chungi Crossing

Must eat: All you get is Stuffed Kulcha served with chana masala, sliced onions and tamarind chutney.

Budget: Approximately Rs. 400 for two people.

Bharawan Da Dhaba: 

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Where: Near Town Hall, Golden Temple Out Road, Katra Ahluwalia

Must eat: Bharta, Shahi Paneer, Palak Paneer and dal makhani with lachcha paratha.

Budget: Approximately Rs. 600 for two people.

Makhan Fish and Chicken Corner:

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Where: Basant Nagar, 21 A, Near Madaan hospital, Majitha road.

Must eat: Fish Fried Sangara, Fish Tandoori Sohal,  Malai Chicken Tikka,  

Budget: Approximately Rs. 800 for two people.

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Brother’s Dhaba:

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Where: Next to Bhrawan Da Dhaba, Golden Temple Out Road, near Town Hall, Katra Ahluwalia.

Must eat: Amritsari Aalo Kulcha, Makki di roti and Sarson ka saag, Special Palak Paneer, Amritsari lassi.

Budget:  Approximately Rs. 500 for two people.

Pal Da Dhaba:

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Where: Hathi Gate

Must eat: Keema Kaleji, Mutton Kharoda, Dal Makhani.

Budget: Approximately Rs. 300 for two people.

Kanha Sweets:

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Where: Shop 1, Opposite Bijli Pehalwan Mandir, Lawrence Road, White Avenue.

Must eat: Chole Puri, Ras Malai, Sweet Lassi.

Budget: Approximately Rs. 200 for two people.

Surjit Food Plaza:

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Where: No 3-4, Ground Floor, Nehru Shopping Complex, Lawrence Road.

Must eat: Tandoori Chicken, Tawa Fish Masala, Mango Lassi

Budget: Approximately Rs. 900 for two people.

Have you had a meal at any of these dhabas? What dishes did you order? How was your experience? Let us know by commenting below.

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