Yes, Chinese Food Thali Are a Thing And Here Are The Best Spots to Find Them in Your City!


Chinese cuisine, especially our desi version of it is something loved by all Delhiites. Give us noodles and spring rolls for breakfast or in the middle of the night, and we’ll gladly gobble them all up! How about we tell you that you can devour a platter full of different Chinese dishes? If you are someone who adores platters and can’t get enough of them, then you should try your hands on Chinese Thali. So, check out the restaurants in the city where you can hog on to scrumptious Chinese thalis.

1. Josh- The High Energy Bar

Josh-The High Energy Bar is a newly opened place in West Delhi that serves lip-smacking food and kickass drinks. With pretty much every cuisine, we love their Chinese Van Thali both for vegetarians and non-vegetarians. The van thali includes Noodle/Rice, Chili Chicken/Paneer/Manchurian, Spring Rolls, Momos, BBQ Chicken Wings and Dips. Sounds heavenly, right?

Where: UG-131, Garg Plaza, Road 44, Pitampura, New Delhi

2. Ardor 2.1

Ardor 2.1 is one of our favourite places when it comes to having huge, massive thalis. They have introduced Kejriwal Chinese Thali 9yes, that’s the name) that consists of over 20+ dishes including Kimchi Salad, Veg Cigar Rolls, Veg Wontons, Chinese Vegetables, Chilli Paneer Gravy, Chicken Steamed Momos, Sweet Chilli Sauce, Kikkoman Sauce and more. Finish it off this Chinese Thali with delectable desserts- Chocolate Mousse and Date Pancakes. Make sure you take your foodie squad along!

Where: N-55/56 & 88/89, Outer Circle, Connaught Place, New Delhi

3. Hippie Bus World’s Street Food

Tucked in Anand Vihar, Hippie Bus World’s Street Food is has a spacious seating area with quirky decor and a menu full of yummy dishes. You should try their Non-Vegetarian Chinese Platter that includes dishes like Noodles, Chicken Steam Momo, Chili Chicken, Chicken Manchurian, Chicken Drumsticks and Lemon Chili Fish. Drooling already?

Where: Terrace, Sikka Galaxy Complex, Sreshtha Vihar Market, Anand Vihar, New Delhi

4. Cafe 31

It’s a tiny eatery in NSP that serves drool-inducing Chinese cuisine. But the best deal they offer is their lip-smacking Chinese Platter that consists of Noodles, Fried Rice, Manchurian, Chilli Paneer and Fried Momos. And once you are here, don’t forget to try one of their milkshakes to go with your spicy Chinese Platter. It’s going to be a perfectly balanced meal!

Where: G-40, Aggarwal Millenium Tower, Netaji Subhash Place, New Delhi

5. Seasonings – The Spice Mysteries

We Delhiites are always hunting for something hatke. Seasonings – The Spice Mysteries serves a kickass Chinese Platter. It has 5 dishes full of with yummy starters like Chilly Potato and Spring Roll. So, hop over to this place with your buddies and devour this Chinese royal feast!

Where: Chaudhary Gulab Singh Marg, Phase 3, Ashok Vihar III, Ashok Vihar, Delhi,

6. Hauz Khas Social

Hauz Khas Social has some fantastic thali options that will satiate every foodie in the city. But their Chinese Thali is something that caught our attention! The Thali includes rice/noodles, momos, spring rolls, black pepper gravy, Chinese Behl and Mixed Vegetables. Honestly, the Thali is so massive that it’ll keep you full all day long!

Where: 9-A & 12, Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi

7. Phonebooth Reloaded

How about spicy Chinese chat? Photobooth Reloaded in GTB Nagar is dishing out Chinese Chat Bucket that is filled with delicious Chinese starters and some tasty flavours to rock your taste buds! You can choose the sauce toppings according to your liking and preferences. We are loving their presentation of Chinese bucket. Come, swing by!

Where: G14b, Ground Floor, Vijay Nagar, Hudson Lane, Delhi University-GTB Nagar, New Delhi

8. Echoes

You can’t miss out on this fantastic cafe in the city that is run by the physically disabled people. Once you are here, do try their Chinese Veg Dabba or Chinese Chicken Dabba which is a plate full of Chineses dishes — comprising Hakka Noddles with Chili Paneer/ Chili Chicken and Veg or Chicken Momos in a desi tiffin style. This treat will leave you guys wanting for more!

Where: 17, 1st Floor, Opposite Sri Venkateshwara College, Satya Niketan & 2522, 2nd & 3rd Floor, Hudson Lane, Kingsway Camp, Delhi University-GTB Nagar, New Delhi

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