PRITAM DA DHABA

This place really takes you to Punjab where you get the best and the most authentic North Indian/Mughlai Cuisine.

After a long time sat at the Dhaba , normally its always the restaurant , but today realized that the food tastes much better sitting at the Dhaba which again gives you a feel that one is outside Mumbai.

We were a group hence the choice was vast.

Strictly No Alcohol as we wanted to concentrate on the food.

Drinks :

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Chaas : Perfectly done.

Jal Jeera : Very cooling and an Ideal drink for indian summers . apart from water it’s a mix of Cumin it has mint , tamarind , fennel and black pepper . a tangy , sour aromatic drink.

Starters Veg :

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Tandoori Mushroom : Perfectly marinated and charcoaled dish. ( since I do not like mushrooms , wont be able to comment on the taste)

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Crispy Roomali Karkari : this is a Must have when at Pritam. U just can”t stop having one !!

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Paneer Kandhari : Speciality of Pritam. Beautifully done again a Must have. Just Melts in the mouth. Rich In cream and stuffed with cottage cheese. YUM.

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Bharwan Aloo : Another delicacy of Pritam , Aloo scooped and stuffed with Panner , and cream and home malasa and topped with Raisin and Mawa. Wooh !!

Non Veg Starters :

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Chicken Nawabi Kabab : The dish of the day . Not in the menu but it was basically like a malai kabab which was again fantastic in taste and just melted in mouth .

Tandoori Basa : what do i say about this ?? Just try and give your views . i would rate this at 6/5 if given a chance . Just amazing . ( i used to never had fish , but when it comes to Basa of Pritam , i have to order it and finish ) Outstanding.

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Chichen Hariyali : Very well done , full of flavours and a must try , again a killer of a dish . wow.

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In between someone from the group mentioned why don’t we try some Masala Kulcha/Naan and see if it be compared to the Dhaba’s of Punjab . Bang , it was !! Well done Chef . Naan stuffed with Onions , Chilly , smashed Potato plus the special masala/herbs of the restaurant . We just thought we would taste one but ending having 3 , just as a starter.

Next was the Chura Paratha , Wheat based roti , crumbled when hot , topped with pure Ghee . Outstanding taste. Must try. Even this came just in between the mains . Hot and Yum.

What more was the question ? aha !! Mains

we made it simple :

3 signature dishes of Pritam which can’t be missed ‘

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Butter Chicken : rated the top 5 in Mumbai and it lives to what it says , amazing taste and full of cream and shredded/ diced pieces of chicken.

Dal : Again a specialty and cannot be missed. Must Try.

Sarson Da Saag : This is a tricky. We inquired if it was fresh and not canned and the moment we got a nod from the chef its fresh asked for it and wow . Taste just amazing. Must try till the season is there ( Nov till March)

Missi Roti and Makki Di Roti – Both go well with the above.

Jeera Rice / Curd

Sweets :

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We so very badly wanted to have Jalebi , but it wasn’t available , opted for :

Rabdi – just outstanding – Must try

Gulab Jamun : again a winner

Malai Kulfi : with rabdi and its heaven on earth . do try it .

I must say one of the best Indian Food i have had in a log long time.

Must visit place , highly highly recommended .

was that the end ? No wait :

Some one wanted to have the Lassi – after all this ?

Lassi it was and it was just perfect , not so sweet and thick like what you get back in the north of india .

Overall a great evening , will surely visit this place again and again …….

 

Pritam Da Dhaba Menu, Reviews, Photos, Location and Info - Zomato

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