Everyone loves eating awesome food. But we all know how much does it cost if you enter those high-end restaurants. After going through the title, you might be wondering if you can really eat some serious stuff in Chandigarh that too in just Rs 100. Ah, that’s what we do when we are almost out of money and there’s still time for my salary to come into my account. If you are a student, even then I can understand the pain you have go through when you are almost out of money.
But doesn’t want to eat out? So, we went across Chandigarh with a Rs. 100 note and tried various food outlets. The fact is that our beautiful city Chandigarh does not disappoint any kind of foodie. Right from economical street food to the most swankiest restaurants, the city has something for every foodie.
So, from paranthas to hot tikkas and from some burgers to south Indian food, we went on to try that all and in just Rs. 100 for each outlet. Here’s a roundup of several places where you can enjoy a meal in Chandigarh in just Rs 100.
Amritsari Kulcha Hub, Sector 9
Address: Booth 106-107, Madhya Marg, Sector 9-C, Chandigarh.
Timings: 10 AM to 3:30 PM.
If you want to savor the real taste of Punjab, then this is the place to visit in Chandigarh. Hot and delicious Kulchas are served with amazing gravy and delicious sour onion chutney in just Rs 50. There is a huge variety of Kulchas served here at the Amritsari Kulcha Hub. You can pick one that satisfies your taste buds ranging from Aloo Kulcha, Gobhi Kulcha, Onion Kulcha, Mungi Dal Kulcha, Mix veg Kulcha, etc and remember its just for Rs. 50.
Burger Point, Sector 32
Address: Shop Number 348, Sector 32D, Chandigarh.
Timings: 10.30 AM to 10 PM.
If you want to eat some of the best burgers and wraps in Chandigarh that too with just Rs. 100 in your pocket, then Burger Point is the place for you. We have tried some of the burgers here and they are really lip smacking. The burgers are genuinely priced and the service too is great. You can expect hot and delicious burgers within 15 minutes after you have ordered the meal.
Classic 44 Bakery
Address: Multiple locations. Sector 15, 19, 37 and Sector 44, Chandigarh
Timings: 10:30 AM – 9:30 PM.
If you want to grab some quick snacks and do not mind standing outside to eat, then Classic 44 is the place for you. While some locations have small sitting place, others do not. The place is an amazing option for the bakery lovers to grab a quick bite. Chocolate pastries, cheese patty and rolls are things to die for at Classic 44.
The Indian Coffee House, Sector 17 & 36
Address: SCO 12, Sector 17-C, Chandigarh and newly opened in Sector 36.
Timings- 9 AM – 10 PM.
If you want to experience the old times of 1980’s or even before with tasty food, then Indian Coffee House is the right place for you to visit in Chandigarh. Food lovers can have amazing experiences in all senses. Although, always a crowded place, Indian Coffee House can be your best bet for some South Indian food in a price you won’t even expect.
Garg Chat, Sector 23 Chandigarh
Address: 35, Sector 23, Chandigarh.
Timings: 10 AM – 9:30 PM.
If Gol Gappas, Chat or a tikki are something that can make you feel like lunch or dinner then Garg Chat in sector 23 is the place to be. Right from crispy tikkis to crunchy Gol Gappas, this place has it all. And not to mention, you can also get delicious Gujiya and Pakori as well. The amazing “gol gappe ka pani” and lip smacking “chutneys” are something that your taste buds will remember for years.
Gopal Ji Confectioners, Sector 35
Address: Shop No. 8-A, Sub City Center, Sector 35-C, Chandigarh.
Timings: 9 AM – 10 PM.
If you have not grabbed patties, pastas and sandwiches of Gopal Ji Confectioners in Chandigarh then we say that you have not savored anything. It is a must place to visit to try some unique and delicious patties and pastas. You can find such a huge list of cheese loaded patties there, which includes, pizza patty, corn cheese patty, Honey mustard patty, Mexican cheese patty, barbeque cheese patty, smoke cheese patty, Thai cheese patty, paneer korma cheese patty and … The list goes on. Believe us, it all comes within Rs. 100. Coming down to burgers, sandwiches and meals, there is a huge variety of things to try at Gopal Ji Confectioners.
Handi Dum, Sector 15, Chandigarh
Address: 3468, Sector 15 D, Chandigarh
Timings: 12:30 PM – 10:30 PM
Handi Dum is a favorite place for students to grab rolls and quick snacks. Their rolls, snacks and chicken Biryani are things you can bet upon. It is a nice and good place for both veg and non veg lovers. Prices are genuine, and quality of the food served here is great. The things that are worth trying at Handi Dum include egg roll, vegetable roll, veg paneer roll, chicken roll, egg chicken tikka kabab roll, chicken biryani, chicken fingers, chicken slami, etc.
Goli Vada Pav, Sector 19, Chandigarh
Address: Booth 49, Opposite Christ Church, Sector 19, Chandigarh
Timings: 11 AM – 10 PM
Want to relish your taste buds with delicious and spicy vada pav’s that too without spending anything more than Rs. 100? Then visit Goli Vada Pav in Sector 19. It is a small shop, but offers extremely delicious vadas. You can grab tasteful, yummy and nutritious Vada Pav’s with green chilly pickles. You can choose from Classic Vada Pav, Masala Vada Pav, Aloo Tikki Vada Pav, Mix Veg Vada Pav, Maharaja Vada Pav, etc. A normal vada pav at Goli Chandigarh costs Rs. 40.
Verka Express, Ind. Area
Address: Opposite Plot 176, Industrial Area, Phase 1, Chandigarh.
Timings: 10 AM – 9 PM.
You might have seen Verka Booths all around the city. But did you know that they serve full fledged food stuff too? Verka express is a unit of Verka and has been serving snacks and quick bites in Industrial Area of Chandigarh. You can go there and grab some economical meals such as Rajma Chawal, noodles, veg Manchurian, special thali, etc. The quality of the food is also great and they have a good seating capacity.
Karthik, Sector 47 Chandigarh
Address: SCO 50, Sector 47-D, Chandigarh
Timings: 8 AM – 10:30 PM
For those who are fond of South Indian cuisine, Karthik in Sector 47 is serving all the amazing South Indian stuff. Things like – Dosa, Rasam and Sambhar are to die for. The taste of the South Indian dishes served at Karthik give you a real glimpse of South India. The taste and quality of dosas is superb. Also besan ka pura is a must try at Karthik.
Shake Club, Student Centre, PU
Address: Student Center, Punjab University, Sector 14, Chandigarh.
Timings: 9 AM – 9 PM.
Student Centre, Punjab University is the most lively area of Chandigarh. A huge rush of boys and girls can be seen in the university campus. Shake Club in Sector 14 is the busiest place at student center which is always surrounded by students. You can grab some of the healthiest shakes and snacks. The prices here are reasonable. Try out shakes, delicious sandwiches and chinese dishes.
There are several good and pocket friendly places to visit and grab a quick meal in Chandigarh. We have listed the top 11 places for you where you can enjoy a good meal with just Rs. 100. If you know some other good places in the city where one can eat out without burning a hole in pocket, do get in touch with the author or simply comment in the section below. We’ll be glad to update the list based on your suggestions.