Chicken tikka is one of those rare foods that are not just super delicious but also incredibly healthy and goes well on a high protein and low carbohydrate diet. However, that’s not why you would want to have this desi favourite. Cooked with red chillies, spices and sometimes yoghurt, it is the perfect meal to snack on. Period.
Here are our top 3 places to have chicken tikka from:
When you have a favourite food item, it is useful to have a list of places where they will never mess it up. Red Apple is one such place for chicken tikka. Available at a very reasonable price, the chicken tikkas at Red Apple are cooked to perfection. You will be hard pressed to find a single raw bit – a common problem with tikkas when they are not made well. They are loaded with delicious spices and are served with an imli ki chutney that will have you wanting more.
Special Observation: Two words: Crispy Parathas.
Order Red Apple here.
Hot N Pepper
Hot N Pepper is really our go-to place for good BBQ. The tikkas here are also cooked well and are served with a yoghurt based dip that makes the experience even more appetising. While they take their time in making the food, the wait is always worth it.
Special Observation: Get a cup of ice cream from Peshawari ice cream next door while you wait.
Order Hot N Pepper here.
Tooso has become a household name for breakfast and BBQ. When you are stuck at work without lunch, Tooso should be on your phone as one option where to order lunch from. If you want a hassle-free lunch, you can also order boneless tikka chicken from Tooso.
Special Observation: Try one of their deals with tikka for extra savings!
Order Tooso here.
Do share your top three tikka spots with us in the comments below!