Food in Faridabad
The city of Faridabad which was founded by Baba Farid, who was a Sufi saint and therefore one can see a lot of Mughlai influence in its cuisines. Being a formidable part of the Islamic rule in the country, both Mughals and Nawabs have had their share in imparting their delicacies to the inhabitants of the city from olden times. When it comes to non-vegetarian food, people in the city highly indulge in Mutton, Chicken and Beef with their respective Biryani, Kebabs and Curry. With a lesser number of options yet important ones, Paneer and Kofta’s form a prominent part of vegetarian cooking.
Cosmopolitan Cuisines in FaridabadWith the advent of all the industries in the city, we see a high inflow of people moving into the city due to the employment options hence making it a cosmopolitan city as a whole with varied culinary options. People from UP moving in bring their sought after delicacies like Tunday Kebabs and Hariyali Kebabs amongst others. People from Punjab and Jat communities, have imported their own set of Punjabi and Haryanvi cuisines like Makke di Roti, Butter Chicken and Choorma amongst many others. People from otehr parts of the country like Rajasthan, West Bengal, Bihar and UP ahve their own tradition finely blended with the traditional Faridabadi cuisine.
Apart from the cuisines mentioned above, we have a long list of dishes which are served day in and out at various parts of the city.
Food Chains in FaridabadBeing yet again an important revenue yielding city for Haryana, the city leaves no leaf unturned when it comes to the promotion of foreign food chains and brands as they rope in immediate revenue to the city. With various fast food chains like KFC, Pizza Hut, Pizza Corner, Domino’s, McDonalds and SubWay amongst others, Faridabad certainly provides varied option for working class people for quick and fast eating options.
Street Food and Snacks in Faridabad
The city which is so magnanimous with respect to the way of living and eating habits couldn’t stand any step behind when it comes to its counterparts in the country. The city provides great number of options for quick bites for people to grab. With street foods like momo, puri sabzi and South Indian joints providing various types of dosas we could certainly have our stomach filled. When it comes to snacking options, the city provides the old and authentic samosas, chats, and pakoras.
Food Festivals in FaridabadThe city of Faridabad also hosts a number of Food Festivals throughout the year for the tourists and local inhabitants to explore the taste of various cuisines. Some of the major ones are mentioned below.
Rajasthani Food Festival:
Rajasthani Food Festival is held during the month of November every year to encourage and employ people from all parts of the city and to showcase the Rajasthani Diet.
Awadhi Food Festival:
Coming all the way from Lucknow, Awadhi Food Festival is conducted in the city to create awareness and to provide the lovely culinary options to the foodies. This festival is generally conducted during the month of September which is a month long event and the venue keeps changing.
Major Restaurants in FaridabadThough we have an array of restaurants providing all the options and cuisine types in the city, the list below will give you the names of some of the most sought after places. The major places in Faridabad like Hathin, Badhkal, SurajKund and Ashoka Enclave provide services to huge number of people every day.
Express Sarovar Portico
Surajkund, Near Charmwood Village, Near JOC Petrol Pump, Faridabad
Telephone: (0129) 4249999
Chaudhary Vaishno Bhojnalya
Sector 15, Faridabad
Telephone: (0129) 2280295
Nr Nahar Singh Park, Ballabgadh, Faridabad
Plot No 1, Sector 21C, Faridabad
Telephone: (0129) 4241111
City Centre, Sector 12, SRS World City, Faridabad
Telephone: (0129) 4009758
Brajvasi Family Restaurant
G T Road, Ballabgarh, Faridabad