Amrik Sukhdev, Murthal
A couple of hours from Delhi on the Delhi-Chandigarh Highway, Amrik Sukhdev is an iconic eatery packed almost all days of the year. A purely vegetarian restaurant, Amrik Sukhdev is extremely popular for its Butter Drooling Paranthas and Dal Makhani. While you are it, don’t forget to try the Sweet Lassi and the Moong Daal Halwa. Warning to the person driving, a Lassi and the Paranthas will make you slightly sluggish and sleepy.
Cheetal Grand, Khatauli, Muzzafarnagar
Mid-way on the Delhi-Haridwar Highway, the Cheetal Grand is another very popular restaurant with a wide variety of cuisines. The restaurant has a mini-zoo and some beautiful flowers that make the meal much better. The food is extremely delicious and is a must-stop if you are passing by the route.
Sharma Dhaba Jaipur
Extremely popular for it’s Indian and Rajasthani food, the Sharma Dhaba looks and feels like a typical Dhaba but the food is as great as it could be. The prices are extremely reasonable and the Lahsun Chutney makes the meal even more worth the while. Some of the dishes that you must try the next time you are there are Dal Tadka, Missi Roti, Malai Mattar and Paneer Butter Masala.
Puran Singh Da Dhaba, Near Ambala City, NH 1
No list of highway eateries is ever complete without the legendary Puran Singh Da Dhaba. The delicious Mutton or the scrumptious Chicken, the food is borderline finger biting. There are a whole lot of fake Puran Singhs that have opened up in the recent years, the orignal is on the intersection of the bus station. Run by an army veteran, the dhaba is extremely reasonably priced and has a limited yet delicious menu.