Unravel the majestic Purani Dilli from the lens of royal ladies at ‘Dilli 6’ food festival at Crowne Plaza New Delhi Okhla

Unravel the majestic culinary and cultural glory of Purani Dilli from the lens of royal ladies and their flamboyant lifestyles as Edesia, multi-cuisine restaurant at Crowne Plaza Today New Delhi Okhla is all set to host the 12th edition of its signature food festival ‘Dilli 6’. The dates of the festival would be from 4th March to 17th March, 2022.

 Step back in time and dine like ‘Mallikas’ of yore, as we recreate centuries old customs and culinary legacies for the guests to dine like a royal. The extravaganza will witness the presence of food and ‘mithai’ vendors & karigars from Chandni Chowk for a true local experience.

Theme of the year: Noor-E-Khawateen (Radiance-Of-Womankind)

 This year is an ode to the Boss Ladies of royal eras- Begum Nur Jahan (Co-sovereign of Mughal Empire during the reign of Jahangir and one of the most powerful feminist icons of the era), Princess Jahanara (Boss Lady and the mind behind the architecture of Chandni Chowk during the reign of Shah Jahan) and Empress Razia Sultan (first and only female ruler of Delhi Sultanate, successor of Iltutmish).

The in-house team has also designed multiple unique dining experiences for guests to experience the flamboyant lifestyle of these protagonists and travel back to the royal era: Jahanara Lounge (luxurious Mughal suite),  Sultanat-E-Razia (royal court) and Mughal Sena Shivir (ancient Mughal army themed dining experience as an ode to brave heart Nur Jahan).  Don’t forget to shop from our ancient style ‘Meena Bazaar’.


The guests will be welcomed with Dilli 6 style Bunta, Shikanjis and Mohabbat ka Sherbat. The buzzing street food carts will offer quintessential Dilli 6 delicacies such as Golguppas, Kalmi Vada, Aloo Tikkis, Fruit Kulia, Dahi Gujhiya, Papdi, Kakori Kebabs, Noorani Kebabs, Reshami Kebabs, Bhutta Seekh Kebabs and much more.

The chefs will recreate the icnonic Paranthe Wali Gali with unique variety of Paranthas. For the main course, wow your taste buds with quintessential Jahangiri Mutton Quorma, Murgh Begum Bahar, Nihari, Biryani, Sheermal & more. Conclude your meal on sweet note with desserts such as Karachi Halwa, Sohan Halwa, Habshi Halwa, Phirni, Jalebis & more.

More experiences

Do not miss a chance to interact with Pandit Ji and hear out his ‘bhavishyavanis’ along with desi Paan to conclude the wonderful journey.

According to Mr. Shuvendu Banerjee, General Manager, “Dilli 6 food festival is a signature experience of our hotel where we offer authentic delicacies from the bylanes of Old Delhi crafted under extremely hygienic set up. This year, we are attempting to salute the powerful female icons of the royal eras through curated culinary, cultural and dining experience. We also strive to support the International Women’s Day theme 2022- Break The Bias by honouring the magnificent and fierce women during the eras when Pardah system was a norm.”

According to Mr. Pradipt Sinha, Director of Food & Beverage,” Our lavish Dilli 6 menu gives an opportunity for guests feast on time-honoured culinary recipes that have been passed through generations. Our chefs have collaborated with local karigars and vendors of Chandni Chowk to bring delectable indulgences which are deeply rooted in Delhi’s history.”

What: Dilli 6 food festival (Season 12)

Where: Edesia at Crowne Plaza Today New Delhi Okhla

Timings: 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Dilli 6 Buffet Price: INR 2299+ taxes| Dilli 6 Thali Price: INR 1599 + taxes (Prices per person)

For table reservations, call us at: + 91 95829 44897

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