No matter if you are feeling homesick or just have a hankering for NE cuisine when in Delhi, just head down to one of these restaurants to taste the wonderful and exciting flavours of the Northeast –
They have a varied menu and serve local delicacies from all the 8 states of the Northeast. No matter if you prefer fish, chicken or pork, you are bound to find dishes that will keep you coming back for more. The décor is simple and cosy, and the staff is very warm and inviting. And don’t leave without trying the desserts, we recommend the wild red rice kheer. Meal for two would cost around Rs 600-1000.
S-20, Ground Floor, Near Uphaar Cinema, Block A, Green Park Extension, Green Park, New Delhi, Delhi 110016
If you want to try Naga cuisine then you should head down to Nagaland’s Kitchen. They have some very interesting items on the menu including Pork Raja Mircha, Fish Robu and more. Apart from that, they also take orders for Naga pickles that you can take home with you. The restaurant also hosts unplugged sessions and gigs every now and then which you can keep a track of via their Facebook page. Meal for two would come to about Rs 800 – Rs 1200.
Green Park, S2, Uphaar Cinema Complex, Green Park Extension Market, New Delhi
There are very few places where you get to taste authentic Mizo flavours, and this is one them. Their menu is not too varied but there is still something for everyone. The restaurant is closed on Sundays so you need to plan a trip during the week. Meal for two would come to about Rs 500 – Rs 800.
Safdarjung, 85, Humayunpur, Safdarjung Enclave, New Delhi
They use organic produce and exotic Naga ingredients that ensure you get the real taste of Naga cuisine. The restaurant also organizes fun events and contests every now and then, you can keep a track of upcoming events on their Facebook page. Delicious food, affordable rates and relaxing ambience, makes this a great option for lunch with family and friends on the weekend. Meal for two would cost around Rs 500-1000.
E-22, Third Floor, Hauz Khas Main Market, Near Bank Of Baroda, New Delhi