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Top 10 Things to Eat in Varanasi

Varanasi is one of the seven most popular holy cities in India. Every year thousands of tourists from different countries visit the place to get a glimpse of its temples and ghats. These visitors take away with them lots of cool memories but also the taste of the amazing foods and music the place offers.

If you are also planning to visit this famous place, you must try some of the mouth-watering food it offers.

Kachori Sabzi

After having one or two of this spicy treat stuffed with masala moong dal, you will surely ask for more. You won’t be able to get over the yummy taste of this Varanasi street food even if your eyes are full of tears. To get more of the taste mix some special masala, coriander and chilies in the sabzi.

Tamaatar Chaat

Tamaatar Chaat is one of the best street foods you will ever taste. It is also good for health conscious people. It is made of Tomato, onion, and peanuts. Just by mixing these ingredients with chutney provides you a delicious street food.


You will find this dish almost everywhere you visit in Varanasi because of its popularity there. Littis are the wheat balls which have been roasted by the cook. The combination of brinjal, tomato, and potato with green chilies is known as Chokha.


After Punjab, Varanasi is the best place to have malai Lassi. You will get pure lassi in a huge steel glass with rabdi. This lassi has won the heart of every tourist.


You must try it. Eat this coal-fired bun to get a surprise taste of sugary malaai with it. Start planning a trip to the place where you are going to have it.


Thandai is a masala milkshake filled with ice. Unlike the Thandai you have tried before it provides completely different and yummy taste. You must try the thandai of Varanasi once.

Aaloo Tikki

You might be thinking that Aaloo Tikki is available everywhere and you don’t need to visit Varanasi to have it. Yes, you have it anywhere. However, Varanasi offers the finest one. You will surely love the different taste of this Aaloo tikki.

Kullhad Chai (Tea)

Every Indian state offers a unique and traditional taste of Chai. Like every street chai, you will get it in a small pot. This small pot of chai is enough to energize your mind and body with its mesmerizing taste.


Malaiyyo is made of organic milk. Milk is churned slowly to make the cream. In your upcoming trip to Varanasi, you must have its taste.


The paan offers a mesmerizing and sweet taste of Varanasi. Amitabh Bachchan has already made the paan of Varanasi famous with the Bollywood song Khaike Paan Banaras Wala.’

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