When it comes to favourite food, a lot of people rate momo up there. And we can see why. Perfect, bite-sized portions of meat, veg, delicately wrapped by smooth dough, and then steamed until the irresistible aroma entices your senses. We call these small parcels of happiness!
There are hundreds of momo spots in Agartala, and they’re only getting better. But if you’re one of those who fancy momos but know not where to eat, well, here’s our list of city’s five best.
Fire up your appetite, already! Have Break Momo Stall has an interesting variety of momos and each of them are quite a tease. Try out their Chicken Chilli Momo (Rs 100), Veg Soup Momo (Rs 90), Chicken Kothe Momo (Rs 70), Egg Butter Momo (Rs 100), and Veg Devil Momo (Rs 120). They also have combo offers of noodles and momos at affordable prices.
Address: 79 Tiila, Gorkhabasti
Timing: 5.00P PM – 10.00 PM
This place is dreamy with an airy terrace dotted with colourful LED lights, vibrant planters, and cosy seating. The menu features a great selection of classic and fusion momos. Hariyali Tandoor Momos (Rs 175), Paneer Fried Momos (Rs 155), Cheesy Onion Momos (Rs 160), Chicken Jhol Tandoor Momos (189), Malai Tandoor Momos (Rs 185) are some of the best-sellers. End your meal on a sweet note with the goodness of gooey Steamed Chocolate Momo (Rs 160).
Address: Rooftop, Prafulla Market, Opposite Metro Bazaar
Timimg: 4.30 PM – 10.00 PM
A spacious, well-lit space with brick walls and wooden seating, Cilantro is known for its good food and warm hospitality. Their extensive menu lists everything from Thai to Chinese to Korean to Indian, thus makes an apt choice if you’re in a mood to take your taste-buds on a wild ride. The Momos at Cilantro are juicy, tender, and so very yum. Dig into their signature Chilli Chicken Momo (Rs 120) and Fried Pork Momo (Rs 120). Wash it down with a glass of cool Butterfly Pea Mojito (Rs 120).
Address: Harish Thakur Road, opposite to NPCC, Krishna Nagar
Timing: 12.30PM – 10.00 PM
This tiny take-away and home-delivery joint serves up some of the best momos in town. Their menu has limited options. Try out the tasty and succulent Butter Fry Chicken Momo (Rs 140), Deep Fry Pork Momo (Rs 140), Steamed Chicken Momo (Rs 130) that come along with a sprinkle of chaat masala (optional), and spicy chilli and mint dip on the side.
Address: Prabhat Roy Sarani, Advisor Chowmuhani, Krishna Nagar,
Timing: 11.00 AM – 10.00 PM
Vibrant, lively, and brightly lit with walls decorated with dimsum baskets, Let’s Dimsum has always maintained quality. And the variety would just blow your mind. We highly recommend their Steamed Paneer and Corn (Rs 145), Spicy Pan Sauce Fried Chicken (Rs 200), Mixed Veg Kurkure Fried (Rs 180), Garlic Pork (Rs 190), Cheesy Pork Pan Fried (Rs 195) and Egg Chicken Tandoori (Rs 210). Each of the variant is served with an array of lip-smacking dips and hearty soup.
Address: 37, Akhaura Rd, Old RMS Chowmuhani, Krishna Nagar
Timing: 2.00 PM – 10.00 PM