Vegetarian Street Food in Old Karachi | Aalo ki Bhujya, Bhindi, Palak, Mash ki Dal | Pakistani Food

Vegetarian Street Food in Old Karachi | Aalo ki Bhujya, Bhindi, Palak, Mash ki Dal | Pakistani Food

Assalam o alikum, my name is Zia Tabarak and riht now i am in the old city area of karachi behind me is i i chundrigar road and this way is MA jinnah road and memon masjid there you can see the head office of bank alfalah aswell when you come from bank alfalah towards this street so there you can see this hotel cafe zam zam there is a lot of food variety here and its a rush hour we are also hungry because its lunch time so we thought we should eat here and show you aswell that what is happening here chalain… (lets go) brother, what is your name my name is asmat ullah thjis is chicken pulao and that is biryani biryani has avery tempting aroma he is making chapatis here these are usually office hours and its a lunch break time in offices and people are out there for lunch asmat bhai is on pulao cauldron packing in style you are about get famous! you know? they will call you on film shoot! He will become a hero, he’ll get film offers soon villain is also in the making villain is there who is villain? Ayub? are you the villain? assalam o alikum, how are you? all good? which burgers do you have? Dal (pulse) and egg how much is the burger? egg burger Rs.60 and plain Rs.40 all the curry dishes are here assalm o alikum, how are you? whats your name? Allah Baksh Allah baksh bhai what is the menu? chicken karhai, lacha, qeema, bhuna qorma, mash dal, chana dal mix vegetable lady finger trotters, liver you have almost all the items in the menu so if we order now what should you suggest…… come on here, i will tell you the menu what were you saying? what do have in the menu? [telling the menu dishes] ohh… wow.. amazing can i get the awrd now? yeah, now you have got the award Lest you put it in your pocket no no you will get your award its Dal fry, you are frying the Dal(pulse)? i think its lacha in the making? right? yes its lacha its the tandoor area and these brothers are making roti what is your name? Asghar asghar bhai is making pairay (spherical shaped flour ball to make roti) check out the speed i think you are making 1 ball in 1 second Allah baksh bhai what do you recommend us to eat whatever you like tell us something special everything is special for us i think this time we should order Dal and vegetables is this Aalo Palak? (potato and spinach) there is Aalo?(potato) bhujya aswell i think we should eat vegetaria today what do you think nadeem? should we eat veg today? yes sure! what is your name? my name is naimat ullah when did you open this zam zam hotel? i think its been around 9 years when we opened we open at 5am in the morning and closes at 10pm night so you have breakfast aswell everything, parathay, chanay, yogurt etc ect ok great so we will eat lunch now and check it out this is a very old area and the buildings here are also very old do people live here? its a cloths warehouse so its a cloth warehouse now At some point, people would have lived here because there are galleries this building is from british era but now it has become a cloths warehouse ok so this is spinach these are potatoes this is the bhindi this is mash ki dal (black gram) we have ordered half portion of each item because we are just 2 person and food shouldn’t get wasted we wanted to try the most so we ordered just half plate of everything so lets do bismillah with aalo palak (potato and spinach) spinach is really delicious the taste of the curry is really nice and rich now lets try this aalo ki bhujya ( potato bhujya) they have cooked it really well! it has parsley and the masala is marinated in oil, its delicious bhindi ki bhujya (ladyfinger bhujya) ladyfinger is my favourite vegetable either its cooked like this aur in a curry i really like ladyfinger and this looks really good too this also tastes really good its taste is a little liquidy vegetable should not be cooked very hard so that it may loose its taste vegetables should remain a little raw so that you enjoy the actual taste there are some green chillies on top of it very nice now lets try the mash ki dal (black gram) mash ki dal is also decorated with green chillies mash ki dal is just awesome it is my favorite dish they have cooked it nicely specially when you taste it with these green chilies i really love it very nice so basically i receive … a lot of comments to show vegetarian food so we have, potatoes, pulse, ladyfinger, spinach and mix vegetable as well all the vegetarian food is here so you can find any kind of food in Karachi and Pakistan whether you are a vegetarian or non-vegetarian hope you have liked today’s video and if you like the video then please give it a thumbs up, comment and share see in the next episode, Allah Hafiz


  1. You are doing good job. Nut please please can you point out the hygiene to the owners. Health issue don't seems to be any isdues in Pakistan.

  2. नमस्ते महोदय क्या आपके वहां पर प्योर वेजीटेरियन खाना मिलता है प्योर वेज हो तो कभी उस पर वीडियो बनाई है अहमदाबाद से नरेश जोशी

  3. Ye acha kiya ye video bna kr wrna india me sb smjhty ha hum bss non veg khty ha jb k hum dono hi khty ha non veg or veg bal k ghr me to mostly veg hi bnaty ha is liye log hotels me non veg hi khty ha 😊

  4. Bhai aapki video Bahut achi hoti hain.. I m from India.. Sabhi log bade ache hain.. Bus aapki fauj ko aur siyasatdano ko akal aajye.🙏🙏🙏

  5. Street food ka bhi apna maza h bohat ala her type ka food try krna chiye or kbhi kbhi choti places ka khana bary hotel s acha hota

  6. Every time u try to do something different, to make all happy across borders. Thank you very much.

  7. bro i am from india and thanks so much to cover some vegetarian foods in pakistan please show us some more vegetarian foods

  8. ये वह लोग जिनको किसी धर्म किसी जात किसी लड़ाई झगड़े सेे कुछ नहीं लेना देना सीधे साधे लोग अपना काम कर रहे है और ऐसे ही लोग दोनों देशों में है न ये युद्ध चाहते न झगड़ा बस खुशी खुशी शांति से जीना चाहते है।


  10. Zia bhaijaan Assalam walekum
    Kya baat aaj to vegetarian
    Zaika Karachi ka

  11. Thanks dear for taking us through a vegetarian fare for a change. The dishes look very yummy, wish I was there sharing the food with you. Three cheers to Rahamatullah for his ready smile and lively nature. Love from Bangalore, India.

  12. Looking at your smile i wonder how can there be so much extremely different people in Pakistan. Keep up the good work.. love from India!


    Pura Karachi bashamool Gulistan e Johar, P.E.C.H, DHA, Gulshan e Iqbal, tamam Malir, Landhi, Korangi, Orangi, P.I.B.C, Rinchohr Line, Hussain Abad, Liyari, Sadar, Tower, Mehmood Abad, Shah Faisal Colony, aur Al-Falah bilkul toota phoota aur khandar khana lugta hai. Karachi ki intizamiya ko chahiye k Karachi k har aik Zila ko bari bari gira kar dobara Istanbul, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, aur Dubai ki tarz par banai.

  14. assalamoalaykum bhai masha allah allah aap ko khoob tarakki dai aamin…india aaie bhai me aap ko yaha sari famus jagaope ghumaunga in sha allah

  15. Food might be veg but not the utensils they use as its hard to find pure veg food where restaurants use separate utensils for veg and non veg

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