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Old Delhi Street Food Tour

  • 4-hour street food walking tour in Old Delhi
  • Stroll through bustling streets packed with food stands
  • Taste goodies like 'parathas' (flatbreads), sweet 'jalebis,' and 'aloo chaat' (fried potatoes)
Old Delhi Street Food Tour
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Old Delhi Street Food Tour
Eat your way around Old Delhi like a local on a 4-hour evening street food tour. Explore the bustling streets on foot and cycle rickshaw, and sample popular local snacks like ‘parathas’ (flatbreads), syrup-soaked ‘jalebis,’ and more. On route, learn about Old Delhi’s history and food culture, and check out the illuminated Jama Masjid mosque and Asia’s biggest spice market. Your tour includes tastings and drinks equivalent to dinner, so arrive hungry.
What to Expect
Meet your guide near Rajiv Chowk Metro Station in central Delhi, and set off to discover the Indian capital’s street food.

Delve into bustling Old Delhi, and hear about the tastes and traditions of its snacks, and the history of the walled city. Stop at different stands to try local staples: the foods you wat will amount to dinner, snacks and drinks, so come with an appetite!

Sample specialities like soft paratha flatbreads and spiced aloo chaat potatoes, and learn about their historical roots. Along with savory goodies, taste some sweet specialities. Try some super-sweet, deep-fried jalebis, sip on a lassi (frothy, yogurt drink) and savor local rice pudding and bread-and-butter pudding.

Most food is vegetarian, but if you’re a meat-eater, opt to taste some delicious Indian-style fried chicken. Vegetarians, worry not: at this point, you’re free to explore the surrounding Matia Mahal neighbourhood.

Observe local life and Delhi’s illuminated landmarks, and hop between the food hotspots by foot and cycle rickshaw. On route, view the imposing Jama Masjid mosque and explore Asia’s biggest spice bazaar.

End your tour at the start point, where your guide will provide directions for exploring further or back to your hotel.
Reviews (25)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Street Food Tour Old Delhi

We did this tour with Shehnaz last night and it was pretty amazing. Shehnaz was very knowledgeable and managed to navigate Old Delhi easily despite it being festival season with street processions and road closures. Due to Diwali the streets were jam packed but this...More

1  Thank RebeccaS47
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Slum Tour & Old Delhi Street Food Tour

Slum tour was an amazing experience and fascinating to see how the people go about their lives in Sanjay Colony. We also did Street Food Tour which includes sightseeing in Old Delhi and the opportunity to try lots of different street food. Highly recommend both...More

1  Thank perthsaint
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile
Excellent experience & must do: take a tour or two with this NGO

When in Delhi (or Mumbai) please take a tour or even two with Reality tours. Even though no one else signed up for the group tours the days I took the tours they still agreed to do the tour and didn’t charge me the price...More

Thank Ultramel88
Reviewed 3 July 2018
Street Food Tour - So Much Fun, HIghly Reccomended!

I had been in Delhi 15 years ago and tried to do all of the sight seeing on my own. It was exhausting, and frankly, I missed out. This trip I was determined to have a more complete experience and decided taking some good tours...More

Thank DLM-Boston
Reviewed 3 July 2018
A Must For Those Looking To Experience The Delicious Deli Street Food

The Metro Station that we were asked to meet at was a central point and relatively easy to find. We were greeted by our tour guide Sagar - he has such great energy and is really funny, you'll love him. Be sure to arrive very...More

Thank Bramble1313
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