The Delectable Foods of Hyderabad


Hyderabad is famous for its architecture, monuments, Nawab and Mughal empire. Apart from that, it is also known for its cuisine and street food. Hyderabadi cuisine is very popular for its unique cooking methods, ingredients and flavours. Its food is rich in flavour and texture. The recipes and food of Hyderabadi cuisine are inspired and curated by Mughals. You can find the amazing variety of foods on the streets and food corners of this city. Here in this blog, you can find the mouth-watering foods of Hyderabad city.


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Not only this, but this city is also famous for shopping centres and do you know the mother pearls or mother shells of Hyderabad are very famous. The restaurants of this city serve the traditional dishes and you can find its streets filled with food and spices fragrance.

If you are a fan of Hyderabadi cuisine or want to hog the street food of Hyderabad. Then scroll down for the famous points and the best foods of Hyderabad.

Famous Food Of Hyderabad

1. Biryani

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Biryani is a staple dish and one of the popular foods of Hyderabad and widely available at restaurants and food corners. The Hyderabadi biryani is popular in India. It is a rice dish made with Indian spices, meat rice, signature masala, vegetables, dry fruits, and herbs.

There are many variants of biryani .i.e chicken biryani, mutton biryani, dum biryani and veg biryani. The best place to eat biryani in Hyderabad is Paradise restaurant at SD Road. Mutton biryani is their speciality. They started their restaurant in 1953.

2. Sheer Khurma

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Sheer Khurma is a traditional and one of the famous desserts of Hyderabad. It is a part of Mughlai cuisine. Sheer Khurma is popularly made during Eid and celebrations. This dessert is made with vermicelli, milk, dry fruits, condensed milk, and saffron.

You can find the delicious sheer khurma at Ghansi Bazaar in Hyderabad.

3. Falooda

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Falooda is a Persian cold and sweet dish. It was brought to Hyderabad by Mughals. The Mughal gourmet customized it according to their preferences. Falooda is made with ice cream, vermicelli, milk, dry fruits, and chia seeds. The Hyderabadi falooda is very famous and it is sold on the famous streets of Hyderabad.

Buy this heavenly falooda from Masqati falooda near Charminar.

4. Irani Chai

The Delectable Foods of Hyderabad
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Irani chai or tea is a unique version of tea. It is a very creamy and sweet tea. The Irani chai is prepared from mawa, tea leaves, sugar, cinnamon, and green cardamom.

This tea is very popular among Hyderabadi folks. Most of them visit the Ruman restaurant to sip this authentic tea. Ruman restaurant is located near shoe bazaar, Hyderabad.

5. Khubani Ka Meetha

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Khubani ka meetha is Hyderabad’s, famous sweet. It is originated from Hyderabad. Khubani ka meetha is also a part of Hyderabadi cuisine. The Khubani sweet is made with dried apricot, sugar and dry fruits.

To taste this delightful dessert visit Paradise restaurant. Apart from Biryani they also serve the best Khubani ka meetha.

There is a never-ending list of foods of Hyderabad and its Cuisine but all of these are must-try dishes. You know what you can also make these Hyderabad’s famous food recipes at home. To make such recipes follow Karth Food Factory on all social media platform. Hope you enjoyed this blog. Till then Bon Appetite!