10 Best Places To Get Your Mithai From This Diwali To Satiate Your Sweet Tooth!
Diwali can’t be called the festival of cheer until you’re stuffing your faces with loads and loads of delish Mithai and we Delhiites seem to start celebrations way before the actual date. Even among this socially distanced Diwali we can’t start the festivities until we’ve wolfed down those moist gulab jamuns or our absolute fave and go-to khoya barfi, now can we?! So, to make things easier for you hungry souls, we’ve compiled a list of places from where you can score that sinful rasmalai and yummy rabri-doused-jalebis! Read on and drool along!
1. Bangla Sweet House Gole Market
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What can we say about Bangla Sweet House That hasn’t already been said?! Their sweets are top-notch, that just seems to spread joy and we can’t, for the life of us, seem to stop eating these scrummy balls of sweets lathered in khoya and dripping with sweet syrup. Try their Desi Ghee Sohan Halwa, Kaju Barfi, and Kesar Pista Milk and fall in love with their sweets. If you’re already drooling then go and grab your box of these yummies RN!
Where | Bangla Sweet House Gole Market - 115-117, Bangla Sahib Marg, Gole Market
Timings | 8:30 AM - 9:15 PM
Call Them | +91 11 2336 2257
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/banglasweethouse
2. Evergreen Sweet House
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When you think of one of the most iconic sweet shops in Delhi, Evergreen is the first joint that seems to crop up in our heads. And why shouldn’t it?! They’ve been catering to their customers’ sweet tooth since 1963 and doing a damn good job of it! You should defo give their Rasmalai, Anjeer Barfi, and laddoos a shot! So, go and grab all your Diwali sweets from this exquisite shop and spread the joy!
Where | Evergreen Sweet House - Green Park & Dwarka
Timings | 10 AM - 11 PM
Call Them | +9 11 1265 14646
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/Evergreen-Sweet-House-238435733336666/
Khoya is a handcrafted luxury sweets brand that ensures that they use 100% natural and organic ingredients while crafting their Indian traditional sweets to perfection, with the utmost love and care. Their mithai is as perfect and sweet as their packaging and you can’t pass up on trying their assortment of Khoya Signature Barfis, Milk Cake, and Roasted Besan Ladoo which are absolutely bursting with delectable flavours. These are amazing for gifting purposes as well! You’re welcome, folks!
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One of our favourite sweet shops, Kaleva is sure to sweeten your mood and your taste buds with the most mouth-watering delicacies you’ll lay your hands on. They never fail to deliver quality dishes and for those of you craving that desi sugar, you should fosho try their Kalakand, Rasgulla, and Panjiri Ladoos for an amazing sugar rush! We’d 10/10 recommend this place, so drop by soon!
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Singla’s has been quite popular for many years now and you’ll always find a flock of people waiting to lay their hands on their lip-smacking sweets. Which is why this is obviously our next pick. You can’t afford to miss out on their Rasbhari, Milk Cake, and Motichoor Laddu which just seem to melt in your mouth. Also, Don’t miss out on the mouth-watering variety of street food that they also serve!
6. Gulab Sweets & Restaurant
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This mithai shop will surely steal your heart with its fine quality of sweets made from the freshest of ingredients that you’re sure to savour to the fullest. Serving everything from chaat to mithai to breakfast, Gulab knows exactly how to keep the customers coming back with their scrummy Jalebis, Gulab Jamun, and Kesar barfi. And if you do drop by, don’t forget to check out their humongous super delicious Raj Kachori which is absolutely epic!
7. Chaina Ram Sindhi Confectioners
When it comes to Desi Snacks and sweets, China Ram fosho stands out. Been in the food business for almost a century now, this small shop in Chandni Chowk brings its game on when it comes to catering to the sugar craving of its loyal customers. Some of their absolutely heavenly mithai include Pinni, Gulab Jamun, Jalebis, and their sinful Karachi Halwa. We’ll wait as you go and devour every single dish in this superb joint!
8. Bengali Sweet Centre
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Established in 1936, Bengali Sweet Centre is a famous foodie landmark amongst the locals in town. It is almost always crowded but at festivals, it is simply jam-packed and why shouldn’t it be? It has a lip-smacking selection of sweets that will kick in foodgasm in the first bite. Some of their absolutely divine sweets are Gulab Jamun, and Sohan Halwa - they're just divine!
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Haldiram’s is literally a household name in Delhi, known for their mouthwatering and thoroughly hygienic street food items and delicious Rajasthani, South Indian, North Indian, and Chinese cuisines. Another reason why their outlets are so popular is because of the variety of delicious sweets prepared in pure desi ghee they offer. You cannot miss their Rasmalai and Rajbhog - they’re heavenly! Also, their Kesar Jalebi is a favourite dessert delicacy of every Delhiite.
10. Hira Sweets
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Every Delhiite absolutely loves Hira Sweets. These folks are known for serving everything from mouth-watering sweets like Balushahi to supple paranthas and Chole Bhature. But, their real clincher is unequivocally their sweets, which tastes heavenly. We’re defo dropping by to give these a try!
That sums up our list of shops where you can get some toothsome sweet treats. So drop by and feed those cravings for sweets!