To cater to appetites of tourists coming here in hordes, Haridwar has a number of restaurants and eating out places. There is a delectable variety of food available at the restaurants here. But this is to be noted that all non-vegetarian food including alcoholic drinks are strictly forbidden here
. It is mandatory for all to abide by the rules and have only vegetarian food till they leave Haridwar. No wonder, even these vegetarian foods offer you such delicious varieties that it will tickle your taste buds for sure. Right from North Indian
and Garhwali cuisines
and South Indian dishes
, you will find a good range to whet your appetite.
Some of the most popular and much preferred eating out places in Haridwar are as follows:
Bhagwati's Chhole Bhature
This small restaurant is located at 10 mintues walking distance from Laltarao Bridge towards Har-Ki-Pauri. This restaurant caters in Chhole Bhature with soup bowl, Rice Chhole, Kheer, Lassi etc. We suggest you to visit this place once, we assure you, you'll always try to take a meal every time you visit Hardiwar.
Mohan Puri Wala
As the name itself indicating, these guys are best known for their dish Puri with Aloo Bhaji, this place is located on the regular gate of Har-ki-Pauri. You'll love to have a meal instantly after taking a bath in River Ganga at Har-ki-pauri.
Sindh Dugdh Bhandar
A very popular eating out place in this town since 1948, serves the outstanding quality of food at very reasonable prices, this restaurant is very well maintained, multi cuisine with very good services.
The restaurant is located on the Railway Station Road. Here, you can find a good variety of deliciously cooked Indian cuisine at reasonable prices. Do remember to check out the 'thali' here. A thali comprises plain rice, chapatis (or puris), vegetable curries, pickle and dal. In addition, the restaurant also offers South Indian cuisines. So, you can also have dosa, idli, sambhar, uttapam etc. The restaurant offers sumptuous dosa, so don't miss it.
It is also located on the Railway Station Road. The restaurant offers some great Punjabi food including Sarson ka Saag, Makke ki Roti, Dal Makhni, Lassi etc. A wide variety of South Indian food is also available at the restaurant.
The restaurant lies in the Shiv Murti area of Haridwar. Tourists and locals arrive at the restaurant to enjoy the variety of fruit shakes available here. Of these shakes, the Cheeku Shake is much popular with visitors. The restaurant also serves small eatable like vegie rolls and cutlets.
Motel Rahi's Restaurant
The restaurant is run and maintained by the Uttar Pradesh Tourism. Here, you can have a wide range of Indian cuisines including North Indian and Garhwali cuisines. Check out Shahi Paneer, Dal Makhni, Matar Paneer, Aloo Gobhi and Chole here.
Brij Mathura Walla
While you are shopping in Bara Bazar, you can plan to try out a wide range of sweet dish here. Sweets including Rasmalai, Rabri and Halwa are popular sweets available here.
Mohan's Fast Food
If you are looking for a good fast food centre in Haridwar and would like to have a range of snacks, head to this eating outlet. Do check out Vada, Pao Bhaji and ice-cream here.