From spirituality to adventure, from bustling markets to delicious food, Madhya Pradesh has so much to offer. This region is known not only as the heart of India for its location, but also for its enchanting historical monuments and gastronomic adventures. The food in MP is so delicious it will make you salivate. We are not only talking about the main courses, but also about the street food. Want to take a peek at Madhya Pradesh’s street food? Have a look.
Though poha is originally from Maharashtra, the one served in MP is quite popular. Made with tomatoes, onion and potato, the poha here is garnished with namkeen, coriander and lemon juice. It is not only the most consumed street food, but also a perfect breakfast option often paired with a cup of tea.
Bhutte Ka Kees
This is a typical MP street food made with shredded corn, spices and a splash of milk. Some also sizzle it with mustard seeds and green chilies to elevate the flavor. If you are looking for bhutte ka kees in Madhya Pradesh, visit Indore and have the best experience.
Is this really street food? Yes, of course. Biryani Pilaf is often sold on the streets in many places in the state and people absolutely love it. This biryani is usually served with zarda full of the goodness of nuts. In addition to being a popular street food, this is the perfect main course to be served for both lunch and dinner.
Madhya Pradesh is heaven for non vegetarians. Many do not know that MP food is heavily influenced by Mughal cuisine. And on our list seekh kebabs are the new addition. Seekh kebabs are minced meat wrapped around a seekh and cooked to perfection over coal. Bhopal is known for serving the most delicious seekh kebabs that all meat eaters should try at least once.
Much like gulab jamun, mawa bati is a special dessert found only in Madhya Pradesh. Mawa bati is not only sold on the street, but also in restaurants and sweet shops. Made from mawa, these are small balls loaded with dry fruit and deep fried. Then they are soaked in sugar syrup and served with grated coconut on top.
So, if you just enjoy exploring street food in different parts of the country, Madhya Pradesh should be your next destination. Let us know your experience.