10 Amazing Dhabas in Ludhiana Serving Great Food With a Punjabi Tadka

Dhabas in Ludhiana are a flourishing business owing to the Punjabi crowd which finds its soul synonymous with food. Yes true, it is widely said and believed that Punjabi’s in Ludhiana have two kinds of day’s work, either they cook or they eat. Well, no offence to anyone as we talk about the synonymous behavior of a Punjabi’s and the food as we know they have a huge appetite for both, jokes and food, we go forth in describing 10 best Dhabas whose food is a must try when you visit Ludhiana in Punjab.

Best Dhabas in Ludhiana to Enjoy Your Meal

Here’s a list of top ten Dhabas in Ludhiana to satisfy those hunger pangs because ‘Food has always been a Punjabi’s first love.’

Bansi Vaishno Dhaba | Ludhiana

You travel Ludhiana by road or by railways, not crossing this Dhaba in Ludhiana on your way to this city of Punjab is next to impossible. Having only vegetarian menu on its list of food items doesn’t disappoint you even if you are a hard core Non vegetarian fella. Exclusively serving North Indian cuisine with finger-licking good preparations, Leave your calorie conscious mind set aside when you visit Bansi Vaishno Dhaba in Ludhiana.

Location : Jagjit Nagar,Railway Crossing, Near Model Town, Ludhiana, Punjab

Price : INR 450 for two (approx.)

Contact : 0161-2464978, 9872708084, 9815708084

Timing : 7:00 am to 5:00 pm, 7:00 pm to 12:00 am

Friends Dhaba 

Serving only North Indian variety of food but wholly justifying the entire cuisine with exquisite preparation, we bet the prices would be that of a dhaba in Ludhiana but food quality would that you would expect from a sophisticated restaurant. That’s the beauty of this Dhaba in Ludhiana which caters to your taste buds without compromising on quality and hygiene and burning your pockets anyway. Visit this Ludhiana Dhaba to have food for your hunger pangs.

Location: Raikhy Cinema Road, Opposite Rly Station, Near Railway Employees Colony in Old Ludhiana, Punjab

Price: INR 350 for two (approx.)

Contact : 0161-2720911, 0161 545 4585

Timing: 12:00 noon to 4:00 pm, 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Parkash Dhaba

Satisfy your cravings with a sumptuous variety of food with Parkash Dhaba in Ludhiana with its delectable delicacies and food items in menu to die for.A die hard fan of Punjabi foodie’s wait shall end here with trying almost every delicacy prepared with love and dedication at Parkash Dhaba in Ludhiana area of Punjab. With its home delivery option also available for localites of Ludhiana, Parkash Dhaba in Ludhiana region nails the art of serving food to one and all. This is the best dhaba with home delivery in Ludhiana.

Location: Grand Trunk Road, Sant Pura, Miller Ganj in Ludhiana, Punjab

Price: INR 750 for two

Contact : 0161-4666664

Timing: 12:00 noon to 4:30 pm, 6:30 pm to 11:30 pm

Zimidara Dhaba, Ludhiana

Zimidara Dhaba is a brand in itself with its roots coinciding with that of home town area of our favourite Punjabi man, Dharam Paaji. Yes, true, from the lands where our veteran film star ‘Dharamendra’ was born, this Dhaba in Ludhian trace back its roots to the same. Delivering delicious food to the big fat Punjabi appetite of Ludhiana residents, Zimidara Dhaba in Ludhiana is a place which demands a ‘must visit’ to have a taste of what Ludhiana if impersonated as food would like.

Location: Sahnewal Region near Doaba in Ludhiana City

Price: INR 500 for two


Sheikhupurian da Vaishno Dhaba | Ludhiana

Craving for Dal Makhani, Shahi Paneer, Laccha Paranthas and Amritsari Kulchas, Visit Sheikhupura Dhaba in Ludhiana to satisfy your food cravings leaving behind the guilt of putting those few extra pounds on your weighing scale or inches around your belly. Calling themselves as a ‘family style’ restaurant, this Dhaba in Ludhiana is mobbed by youth, travellers and local residents of Ludhiana city in Punjab. The authenticity of Punjabi by nature is so evident in the name itself that Sheikhupura Dhaba in Ludhiana proudly boasts of in the region. This is one of the best veg Dhabas in Ludhiana to enjoy best taste.

Location:  Near Rekhi Cinema, Ludhiana Junction

Price: INR 300 for two

Contact : 0161-2721589

Timing: 8:00 am to 11:00 pm

New Gian Vaishno Dhaba

With his new special Gian Thali for a nominal pricing, you get value for money in this Ludhiana Dhaba serving North Indian variety of food. Located in the close proximity to the Ludhiana Railway station, this Dhaba caters to the travellers as well as locals of Ludhiana region in Punjab. Famous for its lip-smacking preparations with variety to drool over, pay your visit to this Dhaba in Ludhiana once to have a lifetime experience of what a good aromatic Punjabi food looks and tastes like!

Location: 83, Near Railway Station, Ludhiana Junction, Ludhiana

Price: INR 350 for two

Contact : 8054251963

Timing: 11:00 am to 11:00 pm

Rishi Dhaba

This Dhaba in Ludhiana serving only vegetarian delicacies is renowned for its ‘sumptuous Kheer preparation’ which is a sweet dish savoured in Punjab. So, even if you are done with your meals for the day, you won’t mind getting your hands on the sweet dishes to gorge on. Visit this Dhaba or get the food home delivered if you live in Ludhiana righaway.

Location:  Link Road, Campa Cola Chowk, Industrial Area, Ludhiana

Price: INR 350 for two (approx.)

Contact : 0161-2537019 , 5024806

Timing: 9:00 am to 11:00 pm

Punjabi’s have loved food more than people. If you don’t believe us, visit the aforementioned Dhabas in Ludhiana to make ‘Food your bae’, Even before the slang went viral on the social media, we kinda knew who our first love was and will always be’!!!

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