Apart from being a first choice for adventure sports and luxury stay in the region, Della Adventure & Resorts also offers some of the most exquisite cuisines in the mountain valley. So after serving your adventure monkeys, you can also satisfy your taste buds. Della has five multi cuisine restaurants, which offer delicious and authentic recipes, definitely among the best food in Lonavala.
Here are the top dishes to satisfy your appetite in monsoons:
Roasted Malai Chicken @ Café 24
Monsoons have always made roasted food more delicious, and nothing tastes better than a roasted chicken leg when it’s raining! Roasted Malai Chicken is one of the Chef’s Specials, which adds so much more to a simple roast. The creamy flavour and Mediterranean spices captivate you as soon as you take a bite of the tender chicken. It makes everything feel ground so enchanting!
Tandoori Non-veg Platter @ Café 24
Tandoor itself is among the most popular cuisines in the world, but during monsoons, it becomes even more enjoyable. Enjoy the Tandoori Non-veg Platter, which includes Murgh Tangri Kebab, Murgh Malayi Tikka, Lamb Seekh Kebab, and Acchari Fish Tikka. Having some tikkas and kebabs during heavy rains is among best pleasures of life.
Mutton Khichda @ Parsi Dhaba
Khichda is one of the most famous and loved Middle Eastern dishes to land on Indian shores. The aroma, the spices, the flavours, and the taste of a bowl of hot Khichda in chilly monsoons are hard to beat. The dish is cooked in way which makes mutton pieces ever so soft and juicy, enhancing the taste even more. Undisputedly the best Parsi dhaba in Lonavala, you will some authentic dishes to tickle your taste buds.
Kheema Par Eedu @ Parsi Dhaba
Kheema and Half fried eggs with bun are arguably two of the most preferred breakfast dishes for the non-vegies in chilled monsoons, and Kheema Par Eedu combines both. With two sunny side up eggs on minced mutton, with the special bun maska, the dish is simple, yet lips-smacking.
Authentic Malvan Fish @ PNF Restaurant and Bar
Fried prawns and fish are the best choice on a heavy rainy day. Especially, people of Mumbai, and Pune utterly love their seafood, and this is as good as it get. Fulfil your seafood cravings with fried prawns or fish, with a plethora of sauces to choose from, like spicy hunan, Pepper garlic, schezwan, chilli, etc.
Gujarati Thali @ Crème Della
Della serves one of the best Gujarati Thali in Lonavala, so that the vegetarian folks don’t feel left out. Salads, desserts, buttermilk, delicious Gujarati style veggies, rice, and rotis, it has it all. Similarly, you can also enjoy the Marwadi version of this, with also the spices and flavours of Rajasthan.
Liqueur-Fudge @ Della Fudge & Chikki Store
Monsoons are incomplete without good dessert, and what’s better than fudges? Della offers exotic liqueur-laced fudges, the first to do so in India, with premium quality liqueur, nuts and chocolates. Indulge in a sinful delight, and choose from a variety of liqueur flavours like Kahlua, Cherry Brandy, Baileys, etc.
Tandoori Chai & Bhutta Counter @ Crème Della
Having a freshly roasted Bhutta, or corn is one of the best joys of monsoon, and you can have just that at the counter. Adding a bit of butter and salt makes it even more delicious. The favourite beverage of Mumbaikers, chai, also gets a unique touch, as it is cooked in a tandoor, rather than on gas. So eat a bhutta, have a tandoori chai, getting engrossed in the pouring showers.