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A Biryani Lover’s Guide to the Best Karachi Biryani

A Biryani Lover’s Guide to the Best Karachi Biryani

Madni Biryani
Chaudhary Mateen
Allah Wala Biryani
Student Biryani
Biryani of the Seas
The White Biryani

Biryani is to Karachi what Paye is to Lahore –  simply the heart and soul of the food scene in the city. While searching for the ‘best Karachi Biryani’ may help you land on a few places, having a complete list at one place can make your hunt easier. Let’s take a look! 

List of Places that Serve Best Karachi Biryani

Biryani is a top choice among the many best street foods of Karachi. It is the highlight of every event – from weddings to birthdays. That said, here are the places that serve the most delicious and scrumptious Karachi Biryani.

Madni Biryani

Best Biryani In Karachi
Pair your delicious Biryani with raita and chilled drink

Many individuals come to the shop with their mind made up to take the biryani home and enjoy it comfortably. But as soon as they enter the shop and get a whiff of the multiple spices used in the cuisine, your mouth will be filled with water and you would not wait to take the biryani home.

But don’t you worry, the owners have thought of this, and dedicated a place right beside their shop, so that you can satisfy your taste buds instantly.  

So if you want to pair your insanely delicious biryani with a special raita and chilled drink, Madni Biryani in Bufferzone is the place to go.

 Address: RE-31, Sector 15-A/3, Sector 15 A 5 Bufferzone, Karachi

Timings: Monday – Sunday
                12PM – 12 AM

Contact Number: (021) 36973131 

Chaudhry Mateen 

biryani in karachi
Chaudhry Mateen is a heaven to the biryani lovers of North Nazimabad

Biryani lovers from North Nazimabad Karachi do not have to go far while searching for one of the best biryani in Karachi. 

Chaudhry Mateen has been serving the citizens of Karachi with the most flavorsome Biryani for quite some time now, and if you don’t believe us, the long queue outside the shop might give you a clue of the quality and taste. 

Although Chaudhry Mateen has an extensive menu, their specialty is Biryani. They also have a pakwan centre, so if you wish to present it to your guests at the dawat this Qurbani, you know who to call.

Address: 4th St N, Block M, North Nazimabad, Karachi

Timings: Monday – Sunday

Contact Number: 0336-3300444 

Allah Wala Biryani

Chicken Biryani
You can use their mobile application to get the Biryani delivered in minutes
Credits: Allah Wala Biryani (Official Facebook)

Established in 1999, Allah Wala Biryani has been providing Karachiites with quality and flavorful Biryani.  Located in one of the most prime locations near Karachi, near Shahrah-e-Quaideen, Allah Wala Biryani has a wide range of dishes to serve, from desi to fast food.

While the eatery might not be able to accommodate a huge number of Biryani lovers at the same time, their efficient delivery service covers it. You can also get it delivered through their application that you can download via the play store.

Address: Noor Masjid Rd, P.E.C.H.S Block 2 Commercial area Block 2 PECHS, Karachi

Timings: Monday – Sunday

Contact Number: 0311-1111292

Website: https://www.allahwala.com.pk/ 

Student Biryani

Best Biryani in Karachi
Student Biryani is one of the oldest biryani centres of Karachi
Credits: Student Biryani (Official Facebook)

Next on our list of the best Karachi biryani is the Student Biryani.

Student Biryani was launched in 1969 as a roadside eatery, in Saddar to entertain the student body of the city. Fast forward 2021; the franchise has earned a reputation globally, especially in the Gulf countries. 

The first branch in Saddar can still be found there, along with its branches all over the city. Student Biryani serves the most flavorsome, aromatic and affordable biryani in the city of lights.

Address: ZC-57 Katrak Road, Saddar. Karachi

Timings: Monday – Sunday

Contact Number: (021) 111 111 778

Website: https://www.studentsbiryani.com/ 

Biryani of the Seas

Places To Eat Biryani
You can enjoy the wide variety of seafood paired with Biryani

If you don’t want to eat chicken biryani, you can head to “Biryani of the Seas’ and enjoy the new and wide variety of seafood and Chinese cuisine. That’s not all, as the name suggests, the place also serves seafood biryani, fish biryani and prawn biryani. 

The seating arrangement is big enough, if you wish to throw a party for a large group of people. 

Address: Shop No. 20 Prince Complex, Frere Town, Karachi

Timings: Monday – Sunday

Contact Number: (021) 35637990

The White Biryani

White Biryani
White biryani has gained attraction in the past few years

Similar to ‘Biryani of the Seas’ this biryani centre has also put its unique spin on biryani as well. 

White biryani has gained attraction in the past few years, it has all the spices and the taste of the traditional Karachi biryani, but it’s missing the orange and yellow color.

Now you might think that they are serving pulao, but one bite of it and you will keep ordering it. 

Address: Plot 22C Rahat Commercial Lane 2, D.H.A Phase 6

Timings: Monday to Sunday

Contact Number:  0331-1300991

This brings us to an end on our blog of the places that serve the best Karachi Biryani, but it does not mean that the list has ended here. Some notable mentions in this regard are Al-Jameel’s Tikka Biryani, Biryani Centre, Amna Biryani etc.

Have we missed out on a biryani that you believe is the best out there? Write to us at blog@jagahonline.com and let us know.

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