The Top 10 Restaurants For Kebabs In Delhi

What is the one thing that pops into everyone’s head when the word "kebab" is mentioned? For the general public, it is a spicy, succulent meat rich with aromatic flavors and spices. If that line has already made you drool, then worry not! We have the solution for you! Check out these top 10 kebab places in our very own Dildar Delhi to satisfy your meaty cravings.

1. Qureshi Kabab Corner:

This small and modest place offers the greatest melt-in-your-mouth kebab, which is proven by the crowd of customers swarming all over here. It is without doubt a Delhi landmark and a must-visit for all non-vegetarian foodies out there.

USP Dishes: Mutton Barra and Mutton Seekh

Timings:  5pm to 12:30am, Monday-Sunday 

Location: 3943, Kasturba Hospital Marg, Kalan Mahal, Daryaganj, New Delhi 110002  

How to get there: A few minutes' walk from Chawkri Bazar Road

Cost for two: Rs.400  

 2. Ustad Moinuddin Kebab:

This joint is great for people who want to enjoy delicious kebabs on a budget. Their kebabs are cooked right in front of you and served hot and fresh. Why would anyone want to spend thousands of rupees on fine dining when they can simply gobble up and devour authentic kebabs?

USP Dishes: Chicken Seekh Kebab

Timings:  5pm to 11:30pm, Monday-Sunday 

Location: Lalkuan Bazar Rd, Bazar Sirkiwalan, Shah Ganj, Old Delhi, New Delhi 110006

How to get there: opposite Humdard Dawakhana

Cost for two: Rs.100   

3. Karim's:

This is undoubtedly one of the best places to go for delicious kebabs. Though it has many outlets all over Delhi, the one in Old Delhi reigns supreme and offers the most authentic fare. All in all, Karim’s is the talk of the town!

USP Dishes: Shammi Kebab

Timings: 12 p.m. to 11 p.m., Monday-Sunday

Location: Kalan Mehal, Old Delhi, New Delhi 110006

How to get there: 2-minute walk from Kalan Mehal

Cost for two: Rs.1600   

4. Ghalib Kabab Corner:

The crowded lanes of Nizamuddin come alive every evening when various street vendors offer the best meaty delicacies. Ghalib Kabab Corner is one of them and is known for coming up with the most exotic kebabs. So, give it a shot on your next trip through the streets of Delhi!

USP Dishes: Mutton Shammi Kebab

Timings:  1pm – 12am, Monday-Sunday

Location: Markzi Masjid, Nizamuddin, Nizamuddin West, New Delhi 110013

How to get there: 3-minute walk from Nizamuddin Dargah

Cost for two: Rs.400   

5. Rajinder Da Dhaba:

Rajinder Da Dhaba has been a regular hotspot for people who cannot get enough of kebabs. Their sumptuous kebabs make customers keep coming back for more!

USP Dishes: Galouti Kebabs and Mutton Burra

Timings:  3pm to 11:30pm, Monday-Sunday 

Location: AB-14B, Nauroji Nagar Marg, opposite Safdarjung Enclave, New Delhi 110029 

How to get there: 1 minute walk from Kamal Cinema 

Cost for two: Rs.600   

6. Kaley Baba Kabab Wale:

Kaley Baba’s kebabs are the perfect definition of kebabs: super soft, juicy, and succulent. Their perfect blend of spices makes you want to have more.

USP Dishes: Sutli (thread) Kebabs 

Timings:  3pm to 11:30pm, Monday-Sunday 

Location: 789, Sui Walan, Chitli Kabar, Daryaganj, Chandni Mahal, Old Delhi, New Delhi 110006

How to get there: A 5-minute walk from Delite Cinema

Cost for two: Rs.100  

7. Aap Ki Khatir:

Aap ki Khatir is famous for its great Mughlai food and delectable kebabs. They offer a ton of tandoori options, like chicken roast, mutton burra, Afghani chicken, and a variety of rolls.

 USP Dishes: Mutton Kakori Kebab

Timings:  6pm to 11pm, Monday-Sunday

Location:  C-1/70, PT Narender Kumar Pandey Marg, Block C 1, Bhim Nagri, Hauz Khas, New Delhi 110016  

How to get there: Take a bus from the I.I.T. Gate

Cost for two: Rs.400  

 8. Lalu Kababee:

Jama Masjid is swamped with kebab joints, and Lalu Kababee is one of the most popular places. You will always notice a long line of people waiting to try out the kebabs cooked to perfection—soft on the inside and crispy on the outside. Just how kebabs should be! 

USP Dishes: Boti Kebabs and Seekh Kebabs

Timings:  7pm to 12 am, Monday-Sunday

Location: M62P+J57, 4175, Urdu Bazar Rd, Jama Masjid, Chandni Chowk, New Delhi 110006

How to get there: 1 minute from Jama Masjid

Cost for two: Rs.300  

 9. Babu Bhai Kabab Wale:

Babu Bhai’s shop is essentially a hole in the wall in the lanes of Jama Masjid, but nonetheless, his kebabs are legendary. But do make sure to reach early since they serve their juicy kebabs on a first-come, first-serve basis. Trust me! You don’t want to leave empty-handed!

USP Dishes: Seekh Kebab

Timings:  6pm to 11pm, Monday-Sunday

Location: J6WM+RJ3, Kalan Mehal, Chandni Chowk, New Delhi 110002  

How to get there: 8-minute walk from Chawri Bazar

Cost for two: Rs.200  

10. Alkakori Alkauser:

This restaurant is known for its laid-back and informal atmosphere, with most people picking up late-night take-out and munching it in their cars. So once here, make sure to sample their Shahi Tikkas as well!

But keep in mind that they only offer takeout and deliveries.

USP Dishes: Mutton Burrah, Galouti Kebab, and Mutton Shahi Tikka

Timings:  12:30am to 11pm, Monday-Sunday 

Location: Shop No. 10, Crossing North Avenue Road, North Avenue, West Punjabi Bagh, New Delhi 110026

How to get there: 6-minute walk from Punjabi Bagh Club

Cost for two: Rs.350