9 of the most popular Indian dishes

by JCD Team

Our country India is famous for its culture and cuisine. Different parts of India have their unique dishes which are simply mouth-watering. There are a variety of authentic traditional recipes in India, among them we have listed some of the best dishes in this article. If you are a true food lover, you must try these dishes once in a lifetime

Butter Chicken

Butter Chicken is one of the most popular dishes in India. People mostly offer butter chicken at restaurants and hotels. The creamy texture and the aroma of butter chicken are just mind-blowing. You can have this dish with naan, paratha or rice

Tandori chicken

Another excellent dish for chicken lovers is Tandoori Chicken. The smoky smell and the spicy flavor of tandoori chicken is a blessing for every food lover. Generally, it is made on a clay oven, but you can also make it on a griller or normal oven as well

Chole Bhature

Chole Bhature is another popular Indian dishes. Especially in Nothern India, it is the most preferred food. A well-cooked chole chickpea curry along with bhature is a mouthwatering dish.

Palak Paneer

Palak paneer is a favorite dish preferred in all Indian homes. It is just pieces of cottage cheese cooked in spinach curry. The dish is super healthy and full of nutrition. You can have this dish with rotis, naans or fried rice

Malai kofta

Malai Kofta is a popular Indian dish loved by all vegetarians. Kofta is also known as vegetable meatballs. The spicy taste of mashed vegetables in Kofta is just perfect and mouth-watering. You can try it with jeera rice or paratha


Biriyani is the most loved dish among Indians. Whether be a festival or wedding or any other occasion, biriyani is a must. There are different types of biriyani like Hyderabadi biriyani, Kolkata Biriyani, Awadhi Biriyani, Malabar Biriani, Mughlai Biriyani & many more. Each of them has a unique taste with an amazing aroma

Daal Makhini

Daal Makhani is another popular dish in India mostly in the Punjabi family. Kidney beans and black lentils are the main ingredients of this popular dish. The dish goes well with naan, rice, parathas, etc.

Kadai Paneer

Kadai Paneer is another famous dish in India. It is cooked with bell peppers, onion, cottage cheese with ground spices in a Kadai, hence it is named so. The dish has excellent taste and goes well with paratha

Alu Paratha

Alu Paratha is a common breakfast in almost every north Indian home. A spicy mashed mixture of potato is stuffed inside the paratha. You can have it with ghee, butter, chutney, sauce, yogurt, etc. It is delicious in taste and quite filling

Conclusion: The above-mentioned dishes are the most popular dishes in India. Among them, my favorite is Biriyani. Which one is your favorite? Let us know by commenting below

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