Delhi Street Food Awards Approved: Best Street Food in Delhi
The Second Edition of the Delhi Street Food Awards was organised by Delhi Food Walks on 25th March, 2023. The event began with a welcome address, followed by a Panel discussion on ‘Responsible Content Creation On Food’. The panel discussion was moderated by Ms. Shreya Soni, Founder and CEO, The Ideas Lab and esteemed speakers included Ms. Anubhuti Krishna (Writer), Mr. Sameer Bawa (Senior Management Professional and Food Connoisseur), Ms. Vanshika Bhatia (Chef and Co-founder, The Petite Pie Shop) and Ms. Bhavna Rao, Entrepreneur. With content overflow on the internet, the panel discussion steered the thought towards the need to have a responsible and conscious content creation.
The second Panel discussion was on ‘Street Food and Tourism’ and was moderated by Mr. Sourish Bhattacharyya (Managing Editor, IANS) and was chaired by Mr. Harish Mathur (Executive Committee Member, IATO), celebrated chef Mr. Udit Maheshwari and Outlook Responsible Tourism Initiative’s Project Editor, Ms. Soity Banarjee.
The discussion revolved around how there is a need to enhance tourism with the help of street food and also how street food can enhance tourism in itself. The panellists shared their insights into how they have seen the journey of street food changing over the years and how there was a need to have more common places that celebrate street food.
The event was as wholesome as the street foods that were awarded
The most exciting segment of the event was the Awards that can now become your go-to list when looking for the best street food.
Here is a list of the best joints that were the winners of the Delhi Street Food Awards, 2023
- Chole Bhature –
Nand Di Hatti
- Chaat –
Raju Chaat Bhandar, Bharat nagar
Shri Bankey Bihari, Samosa Wala, Paharganj
- Chole Kulche-
Lotan Ke Chole Kulche
Dolma Aunty Momos
- Nahari –
Javed Ki Famous Nahari
Radhey Shyam Subhash Kumar Wale, Paharganj
- Seekh Kabab-
Qureshi Kabab Corner
Kuremal Mahaveer Prasad Kulfi
- Biryani –
Chaina Ram Sindhi Halwai
Khan Omelette Corner
- Chicken Tikka –
Fateh ki Kachori
- Rajma chawal-
Jain Chawal Wale
- Bedmi Poori-
Shiv Misthan Bhandar
- Nagori halwa –
- Chaap –
Veerji Malai Chaap Wale Geeta Colony
Zahra Restaurant & Cafe’
The iconic food joint, Pandit Gaya Parsad Shiv Charan Paranthe Waale (Since 1872) in Chandni Chowk was also inducted to their Hall of Fame.
The event also saw Sharmistha Ghosh, Bhavna Rao and Sadhana winning the Trailblazer Women Entrepreneurs of the Year 2023.
And to laud the heart of Majnu Ka Tila, the Laphing Didi, Tenzin Chokey was given the Women Street Food Entrepreneur Award of the Year 2023 .