One thing that sets Delhi apart from other Indian cities is the wide variety of eateries. It’s not just about the variety of options but the mouth-watering taste that makes the city a heaven for food lovers. Delhi has a place for everyone, and the best thing about Delhi’s food culture is that it’s not hard on your pocket. You can get numerous lip-smacking dishes at very affordable prices. Among the most popular spots for the foodies in the capital is Hudson Lane. From quirky cafes to popular restaurants, Hudson Lane has everything required to call a food street.

For those living in and around the north campus, Hudson Lane is the go-to place for eating. The cafes at Hudson Lane are not just easily accessible but also easy in your pocket. This is why many students flock to the street during the weekends to enjoy a delicious meal with their friends. The lane is flooded with affordable eateries that serve different cuisines from all over the country. Let’s have a look at some of the best affordable restaurants in the region.

The Hudson Cafe: 

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The Cafe gets the name from the lane itself. The cafe has a very casual atmosphere with cozy interiors and attractive wall arts. It is one of the most popular restaurants in the area that serves different cuisines from all across the country, including Chinese and Italian dishes. Do not forget to try their delicious Banoffee Pie that will certainly soothe your taste buds. The cafe remains open between 11 am and 11 pm. The cafe is equally popular among youngsters and adults due to its amazing services.



If you want to taste dishes from different parts of the world, Ricos is the place to go. The restaurant serves scrumptious Mexican, Lebanese and Italian dishes. It is the go-to place for restaurants that love to try different dishes with their gang. The restaurant’s specialty includes its wooden decor and artistic walls painted with graffiti art. The restaurant serves both vegetarian and nonvegetarian dishes. The restaurant remains open between 11 am and 11 pm. 

Also Read, The Best Vegetarian Restaurants in Delhi

By The Bay:

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If you are a beach person, this restaurant will certainly win your heart. This is a beach-themed restaurant that has a pool in the middle. The restaurant has swing seats that enhance your appearance and give you the feeling of a beachside eatery. You can literally enjoy your food and drinks with your feet dipped in the pool. The restaurant has got a really cool interior. As far as the menu is concerned, it has everything right from stuffed sandwiches to lip-smacking main course and starters. It is a perfect spot to take your bae to for a romantic dinner.

Woodbox Cafe: 

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As the name suggests, Woodbox is a quirky cafe with box-like seating arrangements that give it a unique look. This is a wooden-themed restaurant with both the interiors and the cutleries having wooden work in them. The interiors and the furniture in the cafe perfectly complement the name. The colorful lighting adds to the charm. The cafe serves loaded thick shakes, Chinese and Italian dishes, and tasty sandwiches, among many other dishes. It is a very affordable eatery where you can hang out with your gang.



Eating at Sambookas is an experience in itself. It is one of the most picturesque eateries on Hudson lane, with cleanliness and hygiene integral to the restaurant’s services. Sambookas is different because of its wooden decor, including interior and exterior, plant-based decorations, and walls painted with graffiti art. The restaurant serves mouth-watering dishes and lip-smacking desserts that will certainly make you lick your fingers. 

Greedy Soul- Kitchen & Bar: 

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Where we eat is as important as what we eat, and Greedy Soul owners understood the fact pretty well. The understanding reflects the restaurant’s beautiful lights, cute flower pots, plant-based decor, and appealing wall paintings. There are numerous spots in the restaurant where you can click amazing pictures to enrich your Insta feed. From cheesy pizza to mouth-watering Mughlai, the restaurant serves dishes from all across the country. It remains open between 11 am and 5 pm.

Shake Eat Up: 

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Shake Eat Up is a quirky cafe with a cozy dining space that is picture-perfect for first dates or romantic dinners. If you want to taste different cuisines at a very reasonable price, this is the place to visit. Among the most popular dishes you should order at Shake Eat Up are pasta, fries, momos, chilly potato, and Manchurian. Do not forget to try some of their scrumptious loaded shakes.