The momo, also known as dimsum, has probably travelled very far in the food journey. They are said to have Tibetan origin, but today they have been adopted like our very own with some interesting twist. There are food entrepreneurs who prepare momos in bulk and supply them to vendors and kiosks whose only job is to steam and sell them piping hot with hot sauces to the customers.
Today in the series of Food Entrepreneurs from Noida, we introduce you to some food entrepreneurs and their hubs from where they serve food with some unique twists and flavours that cater to the taste buds of their customers.
Devin's Delight- Rise square, entry num 2, kiosk 4, palm street
The best place in Noida extension is to have Kurkure Momos which is their signature dish. These kurkure momos are the crispy version of the momo. It is a place where you can come with your family. Properly ventilated with clean tables, in a newly built area and yes, on every table you get sanitiser. Here you will find a wide variety of momo such as veg momo, paneer Momos, gravy momo and kurkure momo. In the non-veg segment you will find chicken moms, butter chicken momos, kurkure chicken momo with and without gravy. The place also specializes in grilled food and other tandoori items.
Devin Malhotra, owner, Graduate from Symbiosis University says, " I have always been fond of cooking, from 7th standard I am helping my mother in our home kitchen. So today I want to say thanks to Ma for this support. While opening this food kiosk, my focus was on serving pure and clean food as hygiene was a prime concern. And to create a healthy environment where families can sit together and enjoy the delicacies. Apart from momo, one must try our paneer tikka too".
Ashima, resident of Beta 2, Greater Noida says, " We have been coming regularly from Greater Noida to have momo of Devin's delight." Zomato and swiggy also deliver their food.
Hunger Ground- kiosk #3, Icon Leisure Valley
They have been in this business for four years. They serve purely vegetarian food and they are masters in serving the momos. Their Tandoori Momos, Paneer gravy momos are their USP. Apart from these two, people are also fans of Paneer chili Momos, Veg gravy momos, Butter momos and other varieties of momos that are also served here.
Sandeep Gupta, owner of Hunger ground says, " People from as far as Gurugram also come to eat momos here. And not only momos, but they also like our other delectables like Malai chap, Roasted Pineapple, Burgers and special pasta".
This is also a family-friendly place and many families were seen eating and enjoying themselves. Sitting and standing both facilities are available.
Khadus – Icon leisure valley market
They have been in the momo making business since 2018 and every momo lover in Noida knows this place being a fan of their taste. The way they present their momos, even for take away, is appealing. The best ones are the steamed momos. Simple and yet so tasty. Other tasty momos are the fried ones, Chilly momos, Tandoori Momos, Tandoori Malai Momos. The plating is always very attractive no matter if you sit and eat or you take it away. Momo are served with 3 varieties of dips. One is a green dip which is prepared with mint and mayonnaise. The second dip is a Schezwan dip, Which is a spicy one. The third is the cocktail dip and the fourth is plain mayonnaise.
Vivek Raj, Owner of Khadus says, " We are delighted the way Noida gave love to us. Our customers are fond of our momos and the best thing is that they reach us for party orders too. Our tandoori momo is our signature product. And highest selling product today. Apart from Momos, people also love our service and paneer tikkas."