“BIRYANI”- the name itself is enough to make our mouths water and fantasize about its aromatic and flavorsome goodness.
Of the many beautiful things the Mughal dynasty left behind, we must thank the lovely lady Mumtaz Mahal for creating this dish that is now the heartbeat of so many food lovers all over the world.
But do the restaurants and eateries we go to do justice to this delectable dish? Or are we just eating Pulao disguised as Biryani?
Don’t worry Mumbaikars!
We, at The India Diaries list down ‘Best Biryani Joints in Mumbai’:
- Jaffer Bhai’s Delhi Darbar
Jaffer Bhai’s Delhi Darbar is undoubtedly the ‘King Of Biryani’. This renowned restaurant which has its branches spread all over Mumbai is well known for its scrumptious, perfectly spiced Biryani. From chicken tikka to Raan and Veg to Paneer, Jaffer Bhai s Delhi Darbar has it all. Known for its consistent taste and service this place is a must-try!
One of the best Biryani joints in the suburbs, Lucky Biryani is undoubtedly the ‘go-to place’ for Biryani lovers. One does really feel lucky for having gone there and trying the wide variety of Biryani that tantalizes your taste buds.
Zaffran is the perfect place for a family dinner or a date with someone special. With a beautiful, calm ambiance, and ever-friendly staff, and impressive and impeccable service, Zaffran has the finest varieties of Biryani. This place surely makes one feel like royalty. One must try and experience the Mughal age nostalgia that Zaffran has to offer!
Mumbai Tawa is the answer to all your ‘Melt in the mouth, tender chicken pieces with fragrant rice‘ cravings. These outlets are well known for making the tummies of hungry Mumbaikars happy.
If you’re craving some pocket-friendly “masaledaar” Biryani, Shalimar’s Biryani is your ultimate answer. Spread across different areas in Mumbai, Shalimar is the first option on people’s minds and the last to leave their hearts.
For years together, Café Noorani has lived up to its well-known perfection in taste, spreading smiles all over Mumbai with its Biryanis – all filled with love and a burst of flavor. It makes Café Noorani the vintage comfort food joint. Set up near the beautiful ambiance of Haji Ali, Café Noorani is a must-visit for all tourists!