The millenium city of Odisha Cuttack is known for its silver filigree works , its rich ,unique culture and yes the yummy and delicious foods.Whether you’re a localite,non-resident or just a tourist to the city, you can’t escape the aroma of the street foods in the city. Katkians have a thing for street foods, which is evident from the insanely crowded fast food stalls located across the city.Over years, the city has witnessed the infiltration of many restaurants, hotels and even leading food chains.But despite the invasion of pizzas, burgers and sandwiches, the popular madness for desi street foods has remained largely unscathed.Be it the mouth watering gupchup,Dahi-Bara or Chat as you go past the food venders on your way is enough to drive you crazy.During the festive season , the gathering at the street food centers increase in multiples.Lets check the hot street foods which add flavors to the joyful festive season of the Silver City.
DAHIWADA ALUDAM : Cuttack ” The Silvercity of Odisha ” is famous for Dahibara (DAHIWADA) .The stalls & mobile dahibara wallas are found in each and corner of the city . Though the yummy dahibara is found in almost evry part of Odisha but the Silvercity is famous for it .
GUPCHUP : Gupchup , the most famous food of the state popularly known as Golgoppa or panipuri accross India . Gupchup stalls are most found in the road side of city . Mostly near parks ,shopping malls and river banks .
CHAT : Unlike Gupchup, Chat offers the same delicious flavor but in a colorful and spicy way.The way some street vendors decorate their Chat stall creates an illusion of some kind of artificial rainbow. The deep purple color of beetroot, the red tomato, the sweet pink onion, the mesmerizing green coriander and the golden pampad create a visual treat.College square,Zobra Park , Haripur Chowk , Samanta Sahi are the famous locations for chat .
Apart from Chat , Gupchup , Dahiwada Aludam , there are a lot more varieties of street foods like noodles/chowmin , rolls , Wada and a lot more. Just visit the silver city of Odisha this Puja and enjoy the famous Dussehera with delicious street foods.