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King of Chat

#13 of 1,193 Restaurants in Lucknow
Certificate of Excellence
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Mahatma Gandhi Marg | Near SBI Head Office, Near KD Singh Stadium, Lucknow 226001, India
+91 94150 16362
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Panipat, India
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149 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

the great taste , spices , flavors of the place is so adorable and the crowd is very very good with great taste

Thank amanpreet9954
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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114 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is just a shack, mannned by three men. But the pani puri and the alu tkki are obviously a draw. They were indeed delicious, and we wolfed them down. Everyone in Lucknow stops here, we shared the space by the roadside, with policemen and a politician, families and college students. Food, good food, is a great leveller.

Thank Sathya S
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80 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

It is one of the oldest and famous chat walas in lucknow. They provide quality chaats and always likes to go there for eating chaat from this place.

Thank Dharmendra S
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

I don't like the king of chaat for their golguppas as they are just average. but they serve the best paapdi chaat in the city for a big joint. Also, they are strategically situated so the view is also good.

Thank Tarannum M
New Delhi, India
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337 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

It's has been the go to place for all Lucknow Wala for thier dose of chat Do go there to try the delicious servings which are great to enjoy

Thank sundeep67
New Delhi, India
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105 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016

1. Once a very popular joint for Chaat lovers but nowadays, people have more options at outskirts too, so, this place has slow down. 2. The person from old city has opened this place to cater chaat to people who come for an evening stroll in this area. The strolling is popularly called Ganjing. 3. The sale surpassed the other... More 

Thank SjAwadh
Varanasi, India
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

Chat at its best,as name People must try this chat if you re in city of nawabs, go and wait for ur chance and enjoy the spicy golgqppe

Thank Anand P
Jaipur, India
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1,232 reviews
346 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,556 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2016

Only an Indian can understand the value of chat in Indian food and snacks. This place prepared excellent chat with mouth watering taste and quality. Good place to gi in evening with family.

1 Thank Manish B
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112 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 11, 2016

Yummiest chat and yummiest tikki, i have eaten ever, i ahd two servings and could not stop myself overeating

Thank travellerasr1407
New Delhi, India
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28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 5, 2016

the original traditional taste, small joint, well managed a must visit when one is in lucknow, in ganj area opposite SBI building

Thank Aman M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mahatma Gandhi Marg | Near SBI Head Office, Near KD Singh Stadium, Lucknow 226001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Uttar Pradesh  >  Lucknow
  • Phone Number: +91 94150 16362
You will have to add another category to Type of cuisine - that would be CHAT - the word for an INdian street side food

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?