Street Food of Hyderabad- Must Eat for Foodies

street food of hyderabad

Going to Hyderabad for a business trip? Or planning for a trip to this city with friends and family?

For the food lovers, Hyderabad always remained the top destination to explore a variety of food items whether it is vegetarian or non-vegetarian choices everything will be served by Hyderabad to them.

Off-course every visitors is at the right place who don’t want to miss any of the delicious food this city has to offer.

Here is a list of some of the most delicious foods that are a must try if you are visiting Hyderabad:

Hyderabadi Biriyani

Well, no matter where you live in India you must have heard about the Hyderabadi biriyani- it is the most famous dish in this city! You can find the biriyani stall in every corner of the Hyderabad, and you can go try it at any restaurant or street stall, there won’t be any difference in the taste since everyone uses one basic recipe for making this biriyani. Biriyani is the paradise for any non-vegetarian lover.

You can also order the Hyderabadi biriyani directly to your hotel room or home with the Uber Eats Offers you can also get an additional discount if you use uber eats promo codes.

Hyderabadi Haleem

Hyderabadi Haleem is an Arabic dish which was introduced during the Nizam rule; the dish has been localized after including some traditional Indian spices.

This tasty stew is another favorite of Hyderabadi street food. This stew is commonly found during the month of Ramadan it consists of meat and lentils along with pounded wheat, then all of this is turned into a thick paste.

Aside from uber eats, you can also use swiggy delivery service to order this dish from any local restaurant; you can also use Faasos Promo Codes to get an additional discount.


Phirni is a sweet dessert which is also famous during the Ramadan months. It is usually served and made in clay pots, this aromatic milk, and rice-based sweet is a fantastic treat for your taste buds. This dish is perfect for the desert after a heavy meal; it is extremely easy on the stomach.

Boti Kebab

Boti Kebab of Hyderabad is one of the famous items which Non-Veg lovers wish to have which will turn any bad day into a good one these kebabs are everything you need.

For any meat lovers, these are a must try cause they are made from heavily marinated lamb meat. You can choose to visit Siddique Kebabs which is one of the best places to eat all types of kebabs, you can find its stores in multiple locations in Hyderabad.

Along with above one you can explore IndiBlaze, Malaka Spice, Jewel of Nizam – The Minar – The Golkonda Resort, Dialogue in the Dark, Barbeque Nation, DhabaByClaridges for best Kebab of the town.

Qubani Ka Meetha

If you ever visit Hyderabad then you must not miss out on this amazing dessert, it is yet another specialty of Hyderabad.

This delicious dessert is made from the dried apricots with the almond toppings. You can eat this with ice-cream or even garnish malai (thick milk cream) with it.

Mirchi Ka Salan

Mirchi Ka Salan is a side dish served along with the biriyani, it is another delicious treat which worth mentioning in this list. It is gravy dish which contains, peanuts, coconut and a sesame seed as the base ingredient and the main ingredient are Mirchi (chilies).

Only long hot chilies are used in this recipe which is extremely spicy, so brace yourself for that extra spice if you are planning to try it.

Hyderabadi Chicken 65

One of Special dish for chicken food lover which can make any menu special irrespective of the place where you are enjoying your food. When you will visit Hyderabad you can find Chicken 65 included for all sort of Dhaba’s or even bar snacks items.

As per a recent survey by a food delivery app, it becomes of most ordered item nationwide which makes popularity of this entrée or starter dish. Hyderabadi chicken 65 is an ideal dish for starting any 3-course meal. Marinated chicken is deep fried and is served with onion and coriander leaves in this dish.

Pesarattu Dosa

Moong Dal Dosa or PesarattuDosa is same as any typical dosa with one big difference which is the batter for these dosas is made with moong dal.

It is a perfect food for your breakfast; you can easily find many different stalls and roadside restaurants selling these dosas. it is an extremely delicious nutritious dish.


Lukhmi is an oddly shaped samosa which is filled with minces of lamb meat instead of potato. It is very tangy and its outer layer is very crispy. It is usually served as a starter in the traditional Hyderabadi weddings. For non-veg lovers it is a must try.

Double ka Meetha

One of the famous dishes being served into Hyderabadi Muslim Marriages which is a bread pudding dessert prepared with bread slices soaked in saffron and cardamom infused the milk. Some people know as ‘Double Roti’ as it is appeared double in size than normal roti.

Murgh Do Pyaza

Available to eat with Roti or Naan in sweet and spicy taste which his being having rich and tangy tomato gravy in it. You may correlate the name of Murgh do Pyaza is due to 2 onions being used to prepare this special chicken dish.

Gosht Pasinde

One of the routine menu item for Ramadan days in which Hyderabadi’s are using it with a leg of lamb, marinated and seasoned with cumin, pepper, and cardamom where you even you can garnish with almonds and chopped tomatoes, available to eat with naan or rice.

If at the end we have not mentioned about Irani Chai then must be a disrespect to ‘Soul of Hyderabad’. You must also enjoy the Café of Hyderabad city which will give pamper to your taste buds with some of the famous Osmania biscuits with your tea.

So, that concludes our list, hope it helped you in choosing you’re a street food in Hyderabad.

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