The best place to find your beloved galouti kebabs in Lucknow. Visit any of these 3 restaurants if you are ever in the city of nawabs and kebabs.
One of the best and tastiest kebabs in the world is undoubtedly our Galouti Kebabs. Also known as tunde ke kabab, Galouti kebab is a mouth-watering kebab dish made of minced meat. The name ‘Galouti’ itself means ‘melt-in-the-mouth. The home to the world's best Galouti Kebab is the city of Lucknow. These mouth-melting kebabs are said to have hailed from Lucknow and are now a quintessential part of Awadhi cuisine. It is widely believed that these delicious and delicate kebas were exclusively created for Nawab of Awadh, Wajid Ali Shah. He was a huge meat lover and kebas were something that was very close to his heart and soul. Unfortunately, when he was growing old, he couldn't bear the coarse texture of kebabs as it became difficult for him to chew because of his weak and old teeth. So in order to satisfy his cravings, soft and delicate galouti kebabs were handcrafted by his khansamas. Ever since then, Galouti kebabs took a new form and came to be known as one of the softest and most palatable kebabs in the whole world. Galouti kebabs were prepared with goat meat and a blend of 160 spices. So are you drooling over them already? Here are the top 3 restaurants that are the most visited places in Lucknow for kebabs. Complete your Lucknow trip by dining at these best places.
1. Tunday Kababi
This is one of the best yet the oldest restaurants in Lucknow, started in 1905. They were the first ones to introduce galouti kebab to common people. They have been serving soft, delicious and mouth-watering kebabs since British rule and the legacy continues till date. A highly recommended restaurant if you are looking to try galouti kebabs for the first time.
Location: 168/6, Old Nazirabad Rd, Mohan Market, Khayali Ganj, Aminabad, Lucknow.
2. The Mughal's Dastarkhwan
It is another famous eatery in Lucknow that is also known to serve most authentic and heavenly kebabs. Do visit this place with your friends and family if you get a chance.
Location: 3/106, Mandi Parishad Rd, Vivek Khand 3, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow.
3. FalakNuma Restaurant
From food to the ambience, everything about this place is amazing. Their kebabs are filled with aromatic delicious and rich flavours that pleases every taste bud.
Location: Hotel Clarks Avadh, 8, Mahatma Gandhi Marg, Hazratganj, Lucknow.