Navratri is the time when special Navratri thalis are served in some of the restaurants of Delhi. The Navratri thalis contain special dishes that can be eaten during the fasts of Navratras.
The restaurants which serve Navratra thalis do not use onions, garlic and everyday cereal in this “vrat ka khana”. These dishes are prepared using desi ghee and pure salt instead of ordinary refined oil and commonly used table salt.
Here are the five best restaurants which serve these special navratri thalis:
1. Veg Gulati
Veg Gulati is famous for its North Indian cuisine. It sees a huge rush and waiting outside is a normal practice but the food served is worth every second spent in waiting outside.
A bit on the expensive side but the food is sure to appeal your taste buds.
Where is it located: Shop No.8, Pandara Road Market, New Delhi- 110003.
2. Sagar Ratna
Sagar Ratna is a chain of South Indian restaurants in various parts of Delhi. Their Navratri thali contains dishes like sabudana khichdi, singhade ke pakode, sabudana wada, sitafal, kuttu ki puri to name a few.
Where is it located: Multiple locations in Delhi- Defence Colony, Paschim Vihar, Pusa Road, Chanakya Puri
The navratri thali at Haldiram is sure to pamper your taste buds. They serve a huge variety of dishes in special thali like vrat ke chawal, sukhi arbi, paneer tomato, kuttu ki puri, soma rice and shrikhand to name a few.
Where is it located: Multiple locations in Delhi- Naraina, Connaught Place, Janak Puri, Gurgaon.
Sattvik is a luxury dining place for vegetarians. It serves North Indian Vegetable food. The ambience is pure and quiet and it serves extremely delicious vrat ka khana during Navratras.
Where is it located: S-5, 2nd Floor, Select City Walk Mall, Saket, New Delhi
Govinda’s is located inside the premises of Iskcon temple. It is a pure vegetarian restaurant which serves its meals to Lord Krishna first. Special Navratri thalis are prepared with love and devotion here during the festive season.
Where is it located: Ground Floor, Iskcon Temple complex, Raja Dirsain Marg, Hari Krishna Hill, East of Kailash, New Delhi.Feasting While Fasting: Best Places to Enjoy Navratra Thalis in Delhi