4 Indian Cities Where You Must Try Biryani

17 March 2019


Bhubaneswar: Every city in India has its own style and flavor of Biryani. The ingredients, aroma and the taste vary from place to place. However, feasting on Biryani is always a delight and no one can deny that. Here is a list of four Indian cities where one can satisfy the Biryani cravings:


Famous for Nawabi and Awadhi Biryanis, Lucknow is a paradise for food-lovers. To taste the most authentic real nawabi biryani, one has to visit the renowned Tunday Kebabi. Wahid Biryani is also a famous restaurant known for preparing the Awadhi rice dish prepared using 55 spicy packets of ingredients. Don’t forget to try the kebabs too.

New Delhi

The national capital is famous for the Mughlai Biryani prepared in little shops along the streets of Old Delhi. The Chicken Dum Biryani at Karim's should definitely not be missed. Similarly, Al Jawahar restaurant is also among the fine restaurants where Biryani is served with mouth-watering mutton korma.


Biryani in Kolkata has an unique identity. Potato is an integral part of the dish and the rice is layered with juicy meat and soft boiled eggs. People flock to Arsalan to relish the special Mutton Biryani. The restaurant Shiraz also offers a delightful Biryani experience along with Shahi Tukda and Phirni.


Served with salan and topped with mint leaves, Hyderabadi Biryani is truly a delicacy. One must try the Hyderabadi Dum Biryani and Chicken Biryani at Bawarchi, which is one of the oldest restaurants. In addition to that, if one does not try the rice dish at the famous ‘Paradise’ restaurant, then the Hyderabad trip is incomplete.