Take A Street Food Tour Of Haridwar
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If you’re in Haridwar and are a hardcore foodie then you’re in for a treat because from chatpatipapri chaat to spicy chole bhature, Haridwar has everything to treat your tummy. Haridwar is home to numerous street food establishments, and as a result, it is always good to have a food guide before you venture out. In this blog, we will take you on a street food tour of Haridwar.

Guide to the best street food in Haridwar

Haridwar’s famous street food stalls are located in its tiny lanes and by lanes. From an early morning meal to a late-night feast, this holy city has everything a foodie would desire. Don’t forget to visit the places listed below while exploring the city.

1.    Chole Bhature-Bhagwati Chole Bhandar

Don't fail to dine at this exceptional eatery that serves some of the best and most filling Chole bhature. It is one of the oldest and certainly the best joint for chole bhatura in Haridwar and they serve it with hot and customized chick pea soup which is the yummiest in the city. This eatery closes early in the evening so make sure to eat here if you plan to eat dinner.

Address-16, Upper Rd, Har Ki Pauri, Haridwar, Uttarakhand 249401

Price for two- Rs 150

Specialties- Chole Bhatura, 

Time-8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

2.    Kachoris- Kashyap Kachori Bhandar

If you like eating kachoris then Kashyap Kachori Bhandar is where you must go to in Haridwar. These crisp treats are served in conical plates made of leaves that are topped with scrumptious chutneys and spicy potato gravy.At this nondescript stall, you will find crispy kachoris stuffed with potatoes and lentils and served with thick potato gravy and tamarind sauce. People line up for kachoris as early as seven in the morning because they run out of food so quickly.

Address- Thanda Kua, Moti Bazar Rd, Haridwar, Uttarakhand, India

Price for two- Rs 100 for two 


Timings: 4:45 am to 6 p.m.

3.    Kadhi chawal- BillubhaiParathe wale

Situated in Bada Bazaar, this eatery deserves a spot in this list for its kadhi-chawal and a distinctive tea that is prepared with 100 grams of milk. The ambience may not particularly be impressive, but still this restaurant is identified as a special street food vendor in Haridwar. The proprietor insists it has been in operation for 450 years, yet this cannot be confirmed.

Address- Jodiamat Bara Bazaar, Mohan Puri, Haridwar H O, Haridwar - 249401, 

Price for two- Rs 200


Timings: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.

4.    Parathas- Hoshiarpuri Dhaba 

If you're searching for traditional parathas filled with potatoes, onion, and cottage cheese, then you should check out this Dhaba on Upper Road. They serve the parathas with a bowl of curd and a lot of butter, which is sure to make your stomach full. The place is tidy and becomes quite full during dinner hours, so you may have to wait for a table.

Address- Upper Rd, Haridwar, Uttarakhand 249401

Price for two- Rs 200

Specialties- Aloo paratha, paratha

Timings: 8:30 am to 10:00 p.m.

5.    Aloo Poori-Mohanji Puri wale

After stopping by the Ganga, head over to Mohanji Puri wale situated along the banks of the sacred river, and tantalize your taste buds with their aloo puri. There are a lot of other desserts and snacks, but their aloo puri will make you come back here again and again as it is known to serve the best street food in Haridwar. If you think you can still fit in more food, treat yourself to a freshly made lassi after the meal.

Address- Har Ki Pauri, Kankhal, Haridwar, Uttarakhand

Price for two- Rs 200

Specialties-Aloo puri, rasmalai

Timings: 8 a.m. to 10:30pm

6.    Chats- Jain Chaat Bhandaar

You have to visit this place for their delicious dahivadas, aloo tikki, golgappas, and spicy papri chaat, this place also serves wonderful kanji vadas. People adore kanji vadas in Haridwar because they are so delicious.

Address- Motibazar Chaat Wali Gali, Har Ki Pauri, Haridwar, Uttarakhand 249401

Price for two-Rs 150

Specialties- Kanji vadas, papri chaat, dahivadas, golgappas

Timings: 11:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

7.    Yummy milk-Pandit Sevaram Sharma Doodhwale

You have to go to this one-hundred-year-old shop in Moti Bazaar that offers the most delicious milk in Haridwar. Once here you can sip on hot and foamy milk served in kulhars, delicious malailadoos, and an appetizing milk cake filled with dry fruits.

Address- Ram Ghat, Har Ki Pauri, Haridwar, Uttarakhand 249401

Price for two-Rs 300

Specialties-Hot milk, malailadoos

Timings: 9 a.m. to 10:30 pm

8.    Rabri, Halwa- Mathura walon ki PracheenDukaan

A trip to this store will reveal why it is renowned as the go-to spot for the most popular street snacks in Haridwar. Rasmalai, Halwa and Rabri are a must-try, even if you don't have a penchant for sugary desserts.

Address-Moti Bazar Rd, near Thanda Kuan, Haridwar, Uttarakhand 249401

Price for two-Rs 250 

Specialties-Rasmalai, rabri, halwa 

Timings:  9 a.m. to 10:30 pm

9.    Fruit chaat, Ice creams- Dibiya Fresh Fruit Chaat

If you're fed up with all the buttery parathas and sugary treats you've been eating in Haridwar, then ate into Dibiya Fresh Fruit Chaat near Laltaro bridge. This stand offers a variety of fresh fruit dishes in the evenings. It's the perfect place for health and nutrition-conscious individuals, offering fruit chaat and juices, soda drinks, and ice cream. Those who have dietary restrictions can have their fruit chaat flavors customized tosalty.

Address- Near V Mart, Vivek Vihar Colony, Chandacharya chock, BHEL Road,Ranipur, More, Haridwar, Uttarakhand 249410, India

Price for two- Rs 150

Specialties- Fruit chaat, juices, ice cream, soda drinks 

Timings: 9a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

10.    Mulberry basket- MulberryKhomcha

If you're wanting to eat healthy food then have Mulberry Khomcha. It is very light and flavorsome. You can find baskets for sale on the streets or while shopping for Mulberries. The locals love Mulberries. There are numerous street Vendors providing enticing Mulberry baskets that you may purchase and consume while visiting the city. This popular breakfast or evening meal is not well-known, but it is a favorite among locals. It is ideal for health-conscious eaters. The refreshing flavor of Mulberry will cause you to crave more of it.

Address-Haridwar, Uttarakhand, India

Price for two- Rs 100

Specialties- Mulberries

Timings: 9 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.