Hola Delhiites! The festival of Lohri is here and it is a prominent harvest festival. Every year, it is celebrated on 13th January, which means that it is an ending of the biting winters. The celebration of Lohri festival commences during the night by following the ritual of throwing food items like popcorn, peanut, etc. in the holy fire. This ritual is followed by some bhangra and hogging to a delicious spread of food items like chiki, Sarson Ka Saag and more. So, we have curated a list of places in the city that are hosting Lohri celebrations which you should be a part of!
1. Enjoy a Hearty Punjabi Meal @ Imly
Celebrate the Lohri festival like a Punjabi and have an Imlyicious feast with delicious food spread. Come swing by with your family to tantalise your taste buds with some food ranging from Masala popcorn, Sarso Ka Saag and Makki Ki Roti. To complete your meal, try their Gur Ka Halwa. You can’t miss out this on this unique Lohri buffet spread!
Where: T1-108, One Horizon Centre, DLF City Phase – 5, Golf Course Road, Gurgaon; DLF Mall Of India, Sector 18, Noida & more outlets
2. Lohri Feast @Gulati Restaurant
Who doesn’t love to hog on to North Indian food? Our beloved Gulati Restaurant is hosting ‘Punjabi Buffet Lunch’ comprising of a plethora of delicious delicacies. The stellar buffet menu brings together amazing 25 festive unique dishes from Butter Chicken, Dal Makhani, Hyderabadi Veg Biryani along with exquisite Gajar Ka Halwa, Gur Ka Halwa and more. Isn’t it amazing and mouthwatering?
Where: 6, Pandara Road Market, New Delhi
Time: 12 Noon To 5 PM
3. Lohri Special Spread @ India Grill
Experience the vast Lohri spread curated by Chef Vineet Bahuguna which includes delicious traditional dishes like Sarson ka Saag, Makki Ki Roti, Makhane ki Kheer, Atta Ladoo, Besan Ladoo, Makai ki Tikki and many more. Grab your delightful souvenirs and enjoy the celebrations with your family!
Where: Hilton Garden Inn, A-4, DLF Place, Saket District Centre, Saket, New Delhi
Time: 7:30 PM to 11:00 PM
4. Rangla Punjab @ Edesia
It’s time to go on a mystical journey to the land of Punjab! Savour authentic Punjabi dishes as chefs have prepared a special Lohri dinner with all traditional dishes. Grab your delectable souvenirs like Sarson Ka Saag, Gur Ka Halwa and more. It’s time to savour the depth and diversity of the Punjabi cuisine! We shall see you there then!
Where: Crowne Plaza, Community Centre, Okhla Phase 1, New Delhi
Time: 7 PM
5. The Habitat Lohri Celebrations @ Habitat World
Every year Indian Habitat Center traditionally celebrates Lohri, and you can’t miss out on this one! This year too, the cultural evening begins with some live performance by Sunanda Sharma and some Sufi songs by Rekha Raj. Enjoy sumptuous buffet specially curated for the evening with traditional dishes like Sarson Da Saag, Makki Di Roti, Amritsari Aloo Wadi, Rabdi and more. It’s time to celebrate the Lohri festival with your friends and family!
Where: Lodhi Road Near Airforce Bal Bharati School, New Delhi
Time: 7 PM
6. Lohri Jashn @ The Umrao
Celebrate the festival of the harvest season with a traditional bonfire and authentic delights! Feast on the delightful Punjabi spread with unlimited starters combined with authentic Punjabi Buffet and unlimited mocktails. You can also opt for a poolside dinner with your BAE! Or why not, book an exclusive Cabana for dining.
Where: The Umrao Hotel, National Highway, 8 Rajokri Crossing, Samalkha, New Delhi
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