Don’t we all like a plate of good, spicy, steamy momos? How can we not have it if we are in and around the North-Eastern region, where this delicacy happens to be amongst the local cuisine. Speaking of Guwahati, especially, you are certain to find at least one shop at every nook and corner that serves momos. Here, we have a list of a few favourite places that serve the best momos in Guwahati.

Food Central

A quaint tiny eatery specialized in Chinese and Tibetan cuisine is tucked away from the crowds, and the ideal place for a lunchtime pitstop. Pan-fried Chicken Momo, Schezwan Veg Cheese Momo, Fish Momo, Mixed-meat Thukpa, and American Chopsuey are some of the best-sellers. They also have combos that are filling and pocket-friendly.

Cosy Kitchen

Where: Bhangagarh

Located in the heart of the business hub of Guwahati, G. S. Road, Cosy Kitchen is a popular outlet serving a wide variety of momos for quite some time now. The most recommended ones here are the Chicken Tandoori Momo, Afghani Chicken Momo, and Butter Chicken Momo.

Fat Belly

Where: Uzaan Bazaar, Ambari, Maligaon, Chandmari, Beltola

With almost 5 outlets in and around Guwahati, Fat Belly serves up a range of momos and stands out for their quantity, taste, and variety. An Asian, Tibetan, and Chinese outlet to be specific, this eatery not only serves delectable momos but also other good dishes. If you get confused about what to eat here, try their Vodka Momo, Steamed Pork Momo, and Afghani Momo.     

John’s Kitchen

Where: Christian Basti

This little outlet has been serving the people of Guwahati since time immemorial and the taste hasn’t changed the slightest. When you plan to visit this place, make sure you are prepared to stand in the queue as it’s barely ever empty. Here, you can have their Chicken Fried Momo, Pork Momo, or Steamed Chicken Momo, served along with hearty soup and fiery chilli dip. Other than these dishes, you can try their Egg Clear Soup, Chicken Fried Rice, or Chicken Sweet Corn Soup.

Quick Pick

Where: Silpukhuri, Uzaan Bazaar

With two outlets in the city, this café-like place serves a lip-smacking variety of momos. The ones who have visited this place earlier vouch for their Chicken Coriander Momo and Cheesy Chicken Momo. The momos here are served with a side of mayonnaise and a small bowl of clear soup.

Epic Momos

Where: Six Mile

As the name suggests, Epic Momos does actually serve some epic momos. This is by far the only outlet that serves a unique delicacy like a Momo Burger. If you like to experiment with new food items, you can visit this place. Apart from that, you can go for their Chilly Chicken Momo and Chicken Cheese Momo. For pork lovers out there, they serve the best Fried and Steamed Pork Momos too.

Uma Yetii, The Himalayan Kitchen

Where: Zoo Tiniali

One of our go-to places in Guwahati, Uma Yetii is special because of its unique offerings. The menu features a range of Tibetan, Nepalese, and Bhutanese delights. Yetii Special Kothe Style Chicken Momo, Veg Nepalese Newari Momo Cha, Aloo Momo, Chicken Jhol Momo, Mutton Momo, and Pork Momo are some of our favourites.

So, ready to grab your momo plate? Head to any of these places right away and thank us later!

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