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The best Chapli Kabab in town

Anyone who has ever visited Peshawar will talk endlessly about the scrumptious Chapli Kebabs; authentic in style and flavour to that region only. Well Chapli Kebabs have been the most loved food item in the Pakistani culture after Biryani, Qorma

Breakfast diary: The best Halwa Puri in town

When it comes to food, there is no comparison of Karachi in the rest of Pakistan. The greasy puris, spicy cholay, meetha halwa and aloo ki bhaji are the happiest breakfast a Pakistani will ever have. The more health conscious

Three unique seafood delicacies in Karachi’s Keamari you must try

Pakistan’s coastline is 990 km long and very rich in marine resources as its vast creek system of the River Indus and shallow sub-tidal areas provide ideal conditions for the growth of fisheries resources. Although more than 1,500 types of

Three unique and delicious soups you must try this winter

Winters are here and it’s the season when demand for soup is at its peak.  A hot bowl of soup in the chilly weather is just the perfect combination. While you may have tried various types of soups from the

Three spots to have Kashmiri Chai this winter

Winter is here. And the demand for hot beverages and other items is at its peak. Kashmiri Chai is a traditional tea beverage originating from Kashmir recognised by its distinct pink colour. It is made from Kashmiri tea leaves, milk

Andrassy – famous sweet confectionary you must try

Pakistanis are known for having a sweet tooth. There are a wide variety of desserts, sweetmeats, and confectionary items but some are still little known. Andrassy is a famous sweet from the Punjab province popular in Lahore and Kasur. It

Karachi’s best mouth-watering ‘jalebis’

Have you heard the sizzle of a jalebi? It is the most beautiful sound in the world. It is a spiral-shaped snack crispy from the outside and juicy from the inner sweet made of gram flour and sugar syrup. Here

Three mouth-watering Karahis in Karachi

Karahi is a popular Pakistani dish. No matter which restaurant you go to, karahi is one dish that everyone in the family wants to order. Here are three places that we think you must try karahi from: 1) Bombai Koila

Three top spots to eat payee in Karachi

Payee is a traditional food of the subcontinent. Though it is more popular in Punjab, there is also a wide range of spots selling payee across Karachi. The main ingredients of the dish are the trotters (or hoofs) of a

Three best spots for heavenly ‘Gajar ka Halwa’

The onset of winters also hails the arrival of traditional winter sweets. Out of the many Pakistani winter staples, the one that tops the list for most people is classic ‘Gajar Ka Halwa’. Gajar ka halwa or gajrela is an

Three ‘fish spots’ one must visit in winters

The port city Karachi is blessed with a vast coastline and deep sea. Being surrounded by the Arabian Sea, Karachi has a wide variety of seawater fish while many others make their way from rivers, lakes and ponds in other

Three spots to eat the tastiest charghas

Every city is defined by its food, but Karachi doesn’t have just one food item it is known for; the metropolitan city is a melting pot of cultures and flavours from all over the country. One of the favourite dishes

Here are three must try French Fries in Karachi

French fries are easily one of the best snacks ever. They are delicious and complement almost any meal. It doesn’t matter if they are waffle-cut, straight, julienne, shoestring, or crinkle-cut; or if they’re baked or fried. It only matters that

Meet the inventors of Peshawari ice cream

Karachi is known for a wide range of mouth-watering delicacies and dishes. But there is one thing which has stood the test of time – Peshawari ice cream. Yes, Peshawari ice cream was born in Karachi, not Peshawar.  Three brothers,

Chilled limcas you must try

Blistering heat wave has once again gripped Karachi. Staying well-hydrated is key in the sweltering heat to stay in the pink of health. The ever-parched throat has to resort to all manner of iced, sugary drinks and calorie-laden, chilled desserts.

Mouthwatering Shawarmas in Karachi

Shawarma is one of the most popular comfort food. It is a common dish in the Middle East and now small shawarma stands have sprouted up across in busy street corners across Karachi.  The best part about this mouthwatering eatery

Most creative and yummiest Icecream in Karachi

Karachites are always up for tasty and amazing desserts. The city offers a wide variety of ice cream flavours but if you still struggle with finding the best ice cream place in Karachi, then your troubles end right here. We

The Most Milky Dessert ‘Rabri’

Rabri, a mouth-watering sweet, milky delight originated from India. The dessert is widely eaten at weddings and events across Pakistan.  Rabri is made by boiling milk on low heat for a long time until it becomes dense and changes its

Find the sweet treat of Sheermal here

Bread is at the heart of every Pakistani staple meal. It doesn’t matter if it’s a steaming bowl of ‘Korma’ or stewing Karahi, it’s the bread that completes the supper. Sheermal – a Persian origin naan-like mildly sweet, saffron-flavoured flatbread

Tea at your doorstep – Pakistan’s first online Chai delivery

On average, Pakistanis’ day doesn’t begin until they have had a good cup of karak — or strong — Chai (Tea). The love for chai seems to run in our veins. The country’s favourite beverage is now getting a cool

Making Haleem: Muharram’s signature dish

A delicious mixture of wheat, barley, lentil, and meat ‘Haleem’ is garnished with chopped green chilies, ginger, fried onions and slivers of lemon before being served. Haleem is a preferred choice of food in Muharram. Indeed, it is an occasional

Delicious melt-in-your-mouth Gulab Jamuns

Gulab Jamun is one of Pakistan’s most popular sweet. Dipped in a rose-cardamom flavored sugar syrup, Gulab Jamun is made of dried milk (khoya) and deep-fried Be it in parties, weddings, or on Eid, these soft sugar syrup-soaked balls happen to

Pakistan’s only fully electric food truck is here

Technology has the power to do many things, and changing the world is one of them. The innovation of electric cars has changed the aspect of transportation. Electric vehicles are also launched in Pakistan and people are taking it on

Tasty pakoras to try this monsoon

Pakora is a quintessential Karachi house-hold item. There is no occasion when you can’t have pakoras. Whether its raining or you’re breaking your fast, you love to eat some pyaaz wala pakoras! It does not matter what time of the

Restaurants that will BBQ your sacrificial animal’s meat this Eid

The festive occasion of Eid-ul-Azha is being observed by Muslims in Pakistan and around the world. Pious Muslims sacrifice animals on this day in accordance with Islamic rituals and traditions. While this is a religious occasion, it is also an

Best chaat for chatoras

In Karachi, chaat is a way of life and a favorite savory all year round. Karachi is a city of foodies where you can find a variety of mouth-watering chaat served with spices, chopped potatoes, and tomatoes, yogurt.We sorted out

Great spots to satisfy your Qorma cravings

A good qorma is instantly recognizable by its unforgettable and extremely delicious aroma. Qorma is a royal dish item from the Mughal era but is still a heart-winning food item for every other Pakistani. Blended in a rich variety of

The Best Pulao In Karachi

Pulao continues to rule the heart of thousands. It was once even more popular than biryani but still remains an all-time favourite dish. And why not? The scent of zeera (fennel), coriander seeds, and onions cooking in mutton yakhni (broth)

The best ‘Daal Chawal’ in Karachi

‘Daal Chawal’ may be a common dish but it is also the most frequently cooked dish in Pakistani homes. And why it shouldn’t be? Daal served with a hot tarka of sliced garlic cloves, cumin, and curry leaves, makes the

The best mango shakes in town

When summers arrive, the only happiness we expect is a yellow honey-sweet fruit. Mango is called the king of fruits but for us, it is also the king of hearts. Did you know that more than 50 varieties of mangoes