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Food of Lucknow

Lukhnow's cuisine borrows much of its royalty, grandeur and elaborate delicacies from its glittering past, while is vibrant, colourful and sparkling with a rich street food culture. Mughal delicacies like the countless varieties of Kebabs as well as Tikkas, Roomali Roti are the dishes that one must try in Lucknow. They are available in various styles and versions and in almost every food outlet, while the older areas of the city can offer you authentic flavors of the Mughlai food.

Galouti kebabs are a very typical Lucknow specialty - extremely soft mutton kebabs made with chopped papaya. An equally lip-smacking item that you can't miss in Lucknow is the Biryani. Other than these do indulge in Sheermal, Nahari and Kulcha, Kheer, Jalebis, Chaat, Kofta, Samosa, Qulfi, Petha, Kachori and countless more relishes.

Read: A Guide to Street Food of Lucknow

Here are the top 7 restaurants in Lucknow:

1. Mirage restaurant

4.0 /5
5/5, 3rd Floor, Park Road, Hazratganj, Lucknow, India 
11:30 AM to 11:30 PM
INR 500 For Two

If you are looking for a perfect romantic dinner date in Lucknow, Mirage might just be the place. With the best quality of food and a wide range in fare, plus its value for money Mirage is the perfect place to dine out with family as well.

2. Moti Mahal Restaurant

4.0 /5
75, Hazratganj, Lucknow, India 
North-Indian, Chinese, South-Indian
8:30 AM to 11 PM
INR 700 For Two

It is said that Moti Mahal is one of the integral landmarks on the food map of Lucknow. A pocket friendly restaurant, this is a low lit, air conditioned place with a soothing ambiance. Try Lucknowi Dum Aloo, a specialty of Moti Mahal.

3. JJ Bakery

4.0 /5
1, Sapru Marg, Hazratganj, Lucknow, India 
Bakery, Cafe
9:30 AM to 10 PM
INR 300 For Two

This little bakery is spread over the whole city and is very popular among the locals. The bakery provides fresh cakes, delicious cookies and some refreshing shakes. A nice place to sit and eat.

4. Royal Cafe

4.0 /5
51, Hazratganj, Lucknow, India 
North-Indian, Chinese, Mughlai, Snacks
11 AM to 11 PM
INR 450 For Two

Royal cafe is a street side cafe located right in the heart of the famous Hazratganj Market. With a flattering variety of street food, Chinese dishes, Thai and many more, the Royal Cafe find itself crowded most of the time due to its many fans and visitors.

5. Oudhyana

4.0 /5
Vivanta By Taj, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow, India 
Mughlai, Lucknowi
12:30 PM to 2:45 PM, 7:30 PM to 11:30 PM
INR 2500 For Two

A perfect blend of style with simplicity, this place is known for lip-smacking Mughlai and authentic Lucknowi food. Tungdey Kebabs, and Reshmi Kebabs are the must try dishes here. The Sevian ka Muzzafar is the specialized dessert of Oudhyana. A decent place to dine out with family.

6. Brindavan

4.0 /5
1A, 1st Floor, Sapru Marg, Hazratganj, Lucknow, India 
South-Indian, Chinese
11 AM to 11 PM
INR 250 For Two

With not many options available for good South Indian food in Lucknow, Brindavan brings you quite close to the authentic South Indian experience. Decent ambiance and great quality of food, would make your visit worth it.

7. Falaknuma

4.0 /5
Hotel Clarks Avadh, 8, M.G. Marg, Hazratganj, LucknowIndia 
North-Indian, Lucknowi
1 PM to 3:15 PM, 8 PM to 11:30 PM
INR 1600 For Two

Giving an amazing view of the city from the restaurant, Falaknuma serves Awadhi food in a very decent and lively ambiance. A not-so-expensive restaurant, this is a perfect place to enjoy a luxurious experience.

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