Street Food, I believe is the lifeline for food junkies. Ahmedabad has a vibrant street life which encompass ” food stalls” and “Chai addas” on its streets and we owe an obligation to the people who feed us.
When we hear someone mentioning ‘Night street food’ of Ahmedabad, the first thing we can think of is “Manek Chowk”. And yes, “Manek Chowk” is Ahmedabad’s most-famous place for foods; it is situated in heart of the old city and considered as a signature place for street food.
Manek Chowk “A Trip to Street Food in Ahmedabad”
Manek Chowk is a well-known city square located in Old Ahmedabad. It is hedged by historical structures. Whirling open square near the center of the city it multi-functions as a Vegetable Market in the morning, a Jewellery Market in the afternoon and the street food market at night.
Manek Chowk is a place of attraction for foodies — has incredible street food and is most famous for Gwalia Dosa, Pavbhaji, Sandwiches, Chocolate Icecream Sandwich and Kulfi.
The buttery, Hot and Spicy Bhaji is served with onions and slices of lemon, coupled with extra butter- dripping, just-off-the-tawa pavs. Pav Bhaji is a most famous food of Manek Chowk.
From Pav-Bhaji, let’s moved to the next famous food, Gwalia Dosa, a spot on a square with Chutney and Sambhar. South Indian Cuisine is one of the most demanded and loved cuisine in Ahmedabad and all the Amdavadis come to Manek Chowk to have this delicious and buttery Gwalia Dosa. Healthy, tasty and Buttery, ‘Gwalia Dosa’ consist of all the qualities which any foodie will look for.
You will not find one good reason to miss delicious desserts at this place, but we happen to be walking a little to have yummy “Chocolate Icecream Sandwich and Kulfi”, where Icecreams make our dinner better “Kulfi” are not the less known for its famous and ancient taste, it is clearly a delightment. Oldest of all Icecreams “Kulfi” chains in Ahmedabad, which started in the year 1945 has been leading Kulfi with a name “Asharfi”, it is a well-known and a delicious Dessert, an absolute treat for Amdavadis.
So go and explore “Manek Chowk”, and enjoy its tasty dishes at a minimal cost. You just need to keep your belly empty for the delightful treats coming your way.