12 Best Railway Stations Food Service in India

By Sameer Kapoor on Feb 18, 2019
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Indian railways are more than just the modes of commutation. They hold a lot of cultural value as they make us journey through different communities, locals, religions and customs. They offer you with some of the best scenic rail tracks and to add to that offer you with great flavors pertaining to the state that you cover. Today, we shall explore such railway stations in India that offer you with the best samples of food you must have ever come across. What can be a better way to spend your time than to have steaming hot samosas, vadapav or chole bhaturas at some of these stations? Try these forms of food at railway stations as you wait for your train to arrive!

1. Aloo Tikki At Tundla Station

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Although Tundla is a small station where the train stops just for 10 minutes but you should quickly grab its famous aloo tikki. That steaming hot tikki shall definitely lift your spirit for further journey.

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2. Rabri At Abu Road Station

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This milk based dessert shall definitely sweeten your mouth with its delectable texture. Rabri at Abu Road station is so famous that people come here specially to have it even if they do not have any journey.For just 20 rupees you get the best of melting rabri in your mouth.

3. Poha At Ratlam Station

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Jab we met-movie has brought Ratlam into limelight; however, the station has been much famous for its poha that is served with sev and raw onions.

4. Cholley Bhature At Jalandhar Station

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Serving authentic Punjabi cuisine, the Jalandhar station is famous for its lip smacking chole bhature. Do take care of overeating though!

5. Kozhikoda Halwa At Calicut Station

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Kozhikoda halwa has become legendary. The best form to procure is to get on to the Calicut station that serves this halwa in its authentic form. Have it along with banana chips!

6. Dum Aloo At Kharagpur Junction

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Try the delectable Dum Alloo at Khadagpur Station. They are spicy, full of rich gravy and leave you gasping for more. Might be bit calorie ridden though but then, Who cares!

7. Maddur Vade At Maddur Railway Station

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The vade at Maddur Railway Station are simply divine! Have it with a steaming hot cup of tea and you shall forget every worry of the world!

8. Vada Pav, Pune Railway Station

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Vada pav, the tangy, tasty India's own burger is the most loved street snack of the Puneites and the Mumbaikers. Do gorge on those hot vada pav at Pune station that will offer you the best of Maharastra.

9. Chicken Cutlets, Howrah Station

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Howrah station is renowned to serve the best plate of Chicken cutlets! They simply melt in your mouth and leave you with heavenly delight.

10. Lassi, Amritsar Railway Station

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Time for some drinks! Keeping its tradition alive, Amritsar serves its famous Lassi even at its railway station. That creamy layer will surely make you sleep tightly for 2 to 3 hours!

11. Chicken biryani, Shoranur Railway Station

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The famous Chicken Biryani of the Shoranpur Station is mouth-watering and it is also one of the best in Kerala.

12. Pazampori, Kochi Station

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They are the ripe plantain fritters and are one of the important marking snacks at Kochi station any time of the year. Though bit oily but can you resist them!

My mouth has already started watering. What about you?

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