Top 7 Best Street Food of Jammu which you can’t ignore and never forget its taste

Hello! Dear Visitor.

If you are searching for Best street Food of Jammu then you are at the best place.

These food are so so so …tasty !

But before knowing these food, let’s know about Jammu city.

Jammu known as the city of Temples for its ancient temples and Hindu shrines.

Jammu city has a unique cuisine and the Dogra dishes are famous all around India.

Rajma, dum allu, Kashmiri Pulao, and patisa are the well known dishes that have a mouth watering taste.

It has many street food that really very tasty and mouth watering dishes.

I am going to tell you Top 7 Best Street Food of Jammu.

So, Lets Get started……

In this article you will learn about these topics

  • Top 7 Best Street Food of Jammu :
    • 1. Kaladi kulcha (cheese bun)
    • 2. Kachalu Chaat ( Taro Chat )
    • 4. MASALA DOSA
    • 5. Soya chaap
    • 6. Kulfi
    • 7. Bhalle (wade)

Top 7 Best Street Food of Jammu :

1. Kaladi kulcha (cheese bun)

One of the most famous best street food of Jammu is kaladi kulcha (Cheese bun). Also known as Maish krej (in Kashmiri).

It is a traditional dish from udhampur district of Jammu.

Kaladi taste is just like Mozzarella cheese, you can call it Indian Mozzarella cheese, served with soft sponge kulcha.

Kaladi usually made from cow’s or buffalo’s milk, though kaladi also made from goat milk.

Kaladi kulcha ( 1 gram) contains:

  • Calories 3.04 Cal
  • Fat 0.17 g
  • Protein 0.14 g
  • Carbs 0.23 g

Kaladi kulcha is a dish in which kulcha is filled with cheesy kaladi and served with coriander green chutney and tamarind chutney with some chopped onions.

Must try it, you will definitely love it.

2. Kachalu Chaat ( Taro Chat )

Kachalu also known as Taro is a vegetable. And yes it is also one of the best street food of Jammu.

Kachalu (Taro) contains many nutrients such as :

  • Fiber 6.7 gram
  • Vitamin C 11%,
  • Vitamin B6 22%
  • Vitamin E 19%
  • Potassium 18%
  • Copper 13%
  • Magnesium 10%
  • Phosphorus 10%
  • Maganese 30%

Taro help in weight lose, control blood sugar and reduces the risk of heart diseases.

Boiled kachalu in slices and seasoned with tamarind sauce, black salt, lemon, kalonji, Ajwain and spices make the best recipe of taro vegetable.

Kachalu is very famous street food of Jammu. The most famous shop of it is Girdhari kachalu Wale in kacchi Chawani, Jammu.

Mouth watering food, you must try it and I am sure you would love it.


Rajma chawal is Kidney beans served with boiled rice.

A 100 gram serving of boiled rajma (beans) contains :

  • 140 calories.
  • 5.7 grams of Protein.
  • 5.9 grams of Fat
  • 18 grams of Carbohydrates.

Rajma is an excellent source of dietary fibres, which helps in boost your digestive system and also keeps your heart healthy.

Rajma chawal is one of the traditional dishes of Jammu and Kashmir, especially Jammu.

Rajma chawal served with chutney of Anardana is the most famous dish of Peerha, a town in Ramban district of Jammu.

And one of the best Rajmas are grown in Doda, Kishtwar and Ramban, districts of Jammu.

If you are living in Jammu and making your mind to eat rajma chawal then I suggest you to Visit local dhabas of Jammu such as :

  • Kundan da Dhabba – Residency Road.
  • Raja Vaishno Dhaba.
  • New Annapurna Dhabba – Lower Raghunath Bazar and so on.
  • Banwari lal de rajma chawal te rajma kulche – Raghunath Bazar.


Masala Dosa is also include in the list of best street food in jammu .Dosa is a rice pancake, originated from South India.

Dosa is a healthy breakfast idea for the people who want to eat light and healthy food.

There is a many more varieties of dosa such as:

  • Mysore masala dosa
  • Rava masala dosa
  • Onion dosa
  • Paneer dosa and many more.

Nutritional value of Dosa

  • Protein 2.7 g
  • Carbohydrates 18.8 g
  • Fiber 1.1 g
  • Fat 5.2 g

Dosa is one of the lightest and healthiest food.

Its main ingredients are rice, black gram and channa dal , grind together in a fine, smooth batter with a dash of salt, then fermented.

Dosa filled with allu masala and it serves with sambar and coconut Chutney.

One of the best cuisine.

If you are living in Jammu and eager to eat dosa then must visit kwality fast food apsara road in gandhinagar near jaihind bakery Jammu.

5. Soya chaap

Soya chaap is a soyabean chunk.

I just can’t explain that best taste of soya chaap!

That’s why soya chaap is one of the best street food of Jammu

Soya chaap originated in South Asia and it remains popular in India. It is very popular in Jammu also.

Soya chaap is made from the best Soya beans.

Nutritional Value of Soyabean:

  • Carbs 35g
  • Fat 11g
  • Protein 31g

There are many more varieties of chaap such as:

  • Tawa chaap
  • Tandoori chaap
  • Malai chaap
  • Achari chaap

One of the best street food of Jammu is Soya Chaap.

If you wany to try chaap in Jammu then you should visit Loren cafe ; Railway Rd, Sector 4, near Varmani, Guru Nanak Nagar, Jammu.

6. Kulfi

Kulfi or khulfi or qulfi is  a frozen dairy desert. It is originated in India.

Kulfi is one of the best street food of Jammu.

It is similar to ice cream in appearance as well as taste but is is more creamier and denser.

It is made of Milk. It is of various flavours.

Nutritional value of Kulfi

  • Protein 6.9 g
  • Carbohydrates 20.4 g
  • Fat 9 g

Kulfi is one of the famous deserts of Jammu. It is jammu’s traditional desert.

If you are making your mind to try kulfi in jammu then you should visit Lali shah kulfi waala, Fatthu Chaugan, Pakki Dhaki, Jammu.

7. Bhalle (wade)

Bhalle is a snack, originated in India.

Bhalle is also one of the best street food of Jammu

It is made from Black gram. It is a light and tasty snack.

It is sold in chat shops. Lakhanpur ke bhalle is very famous all over India.

There is many more varieties of bhalle or wade:

  • Dahi bhalle
  • Bhalla papri chatt
  • Dal wade
  • Laddoo

The most famous variety of bhalle is dal wale bhalle:

It serves with grated radish and tamarind and green chilli chutney.

If you are visiting jammu then you should eat lakhanpur de bhalle.

Bhalle serves with dhai and papri too. And garnish with chaat masala, tamarind and mint chutney and grated onion.

Bhalle is a traditional dish of Jammu. Bhalle is must serve when there is a party or any occasion.

So that’s it dear user above all are the tastiest best street food of jammu, which if you eat  once, you would love it and you would definitely cannot control yourself to eat it again , again and again!

Hey! Wait wait don’t forget to tell me in the comment section about your experience in eating these best street food of Jammu.

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