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Ghantewala - CLOSED

1862-A, Chanson Chowk, New Delhi 110006, India
+91 11 2324 1851
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good15%
  • Average15%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible0%
24 Jun 2016
“Its simply the best”
15 Jul 2015
“Its no more! Shut down in July”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Fast food
$$ - $$$
1862-A, Chanson Chowk, New Delhi 110006, India
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Reviewed 24 June 2016

Go there for sohan halua,barfi and many other sweets famous from mughal era.Others customer were maqbul fida hussain,rajiv gandhi

Thank Krishnendu N
Reviewed 15 July 2015

The good old Ghantewala in the Walled City of Delhi has folklore about its inception as well as its moniker. Over 200 years old, there are a couple of theories about how Ghantewala got its name. According to one, it was so named by Mughal...More

Thank rinipauljoseph
Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

The title says it all. The food is amazing. They were awarded best restaurant by the Times of India in 2011. Chole Bhature is the dish to die for. I got two pieces of bread, freshly baked with cheese on its internal crust. The little...More

1  Thank localsurf
Reviewed 30 May 2015

Ghantewala is probably the oldest surviving sweet and snack shop in Old Delhi. The first few generations of this shop used to serve to Mughal Emperors as well. The place is more famous for its Sohan Halwa. The current location is a new one but...More

Thank ChiefExplorers
Reviewed 12 May 2015

Ghantewala Halwai was started by Lala Sukh Lal Jain, Amer, Rajsthan in 1790. Ras malai, Kalakand and Tiranga Sohan halwa are popular. Badam barfi , Badam loj , Besan ladoo , Doda barfi , Feni, Gujhia , Karachi halwa , Pista loj , Rabri are...More

Thank baalkee
Reviewed 10 December 2014

With the lingering taste of Old Faithful Jalebi in mouth we walked to one of the oldest traditional sweet shop of India , The Ghantewala Halwai established by Lala Sukh Lal Jain from Amer District in Rajsthan in 1790 . There were two interesting anecdotes...More

Thank Dilip S
Reviewed 12 September 2014

It is very old sweet shop of Delhi.It is situated in Chandni Chawk(old Delhi).This shop used to serve sweets even in Mughal times.This shop provides delicious sweets.Boondi ki ladoo,motichur ki ladoo,barfi is very tasty.But Sohan halwa,Karachi halwa are very special.It is made of pure ghee,almonds.I...More

3  Thank 12,345,585
Reviewed 28 February 2014

I tried this as its Times group certified sweet and snacks stall and has probably a heritage to serve the Mughal emperors. I went in the evening. The salted items were not oven fresh. The chutney was old, The sweets were below average. I feel...More

2  Thank SandipanBhatta
Reviewed 7 February 2014

Ghantewala is a very old sweet shop that still runs in Chandni Chowk. Supposedly served the Mughal Court, and the Mughal emperors elephants would not walk past this shop until they were given a sweet. We stopped there very early in the morning hoping for...More

3  Thank carsickbutcurious
Reviewed 9 September 2013

Situated in Chandni Chowk, Delhi, 200 Year old Shop, Even Mughal Emperor, Shah Alam 2 used to have Sweets from this shop. Must to Taste Sohan Halwa-taste ultimate and have no match. very famous shoop in chandni chowk

7  Thank Navusharma
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  • Address: 1862-A, Chanson Chowk, New Delhi 110006, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  National Capital Territory of Delhi  >  New Delhi
  • Phone Number: +91 11 2324 1851
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