Lahori people love to eat food. They don’t bother either it is following the hygiene rules or not, the only requirement of their special food is that it should be tasty. Hence, the same is the thing with the Jatta Daal Wala located in the populated area of Mazang, Lahore. The shop of Jatta Daal Wala faces an uncovered drain which is a question to the hygiene of the food but the Lahoris don’t bother.
Two brothers Nadeem and Billa are the owners of Jatta Daal Wala, Lahore. Their father was the pioneer of this shop and his name was Muhammad Siddique and belonged to a Jatt family. He was called “Jatt Saab” by most of the people which resulted in the name of Jatta Daal Wala.
The shop of Jatta Daal Wala is not fancy and the sitting is of benches that are made of steel. Food is served in the steel utensils and roti in Chaabi.
Nadeem, the owner said that the shop is running for more than 65 years and the taste of their Daal is still the same. He said that the Daal is made in the special and pure Desi Ghee and they purchase Desi Ghee from a vendor in Sahiwal since the shop is established.
Jatta Daal Wala is famous throughout Lahore city, and especially among the people who love to eat desi food. Their customers regard their Daal as the best Daal and one can’t find the taste other than the Jatta Daal Wala.
Other than the Daal, the shop also serves the Mutton Daal and Desi Murgha Daal. Whereas the shop located at Mazang Adda is the only shop of Jatta Daal and they don’t own any other branch.
Nadeem said that they start to make Daal at 7:30 am and it is cooked by 11 am. Moreover, the shop starts to get the crowd at 1 pm and all their food is finished between 4 to 5 pm. Further, the owner told that they only sell Daal at their shop and no special orders are taken for any kind of event.
Prices of Jatta Daal Wala
For our reader’s convenience, Locally Lahore is giving the price list of Jatta Daal Wala. Here are the prices:
Full Plate Daal: Rs.220/-
Half Plate Daal: Rs.110/-
Full Plate Mutton: Rs.1,300/-
Half Plate Mutton: Rs:650/-
Mutton 1 Boti: Rs.350/-
Full Plate Desi Murgha: Rs.1000/-
Half Plate Desi Murhga: Rs.500/-
Chicken Leg Piece: Rs.350/-
Note: Prices may vary when you visit the Jatta Daal Wala
Contact Number and Address
Contact No: +923004254355
Address: Mozang Chungi, Lahore, Punjab 54000, Pakistan
Coordinates: 31.559617405921735, 74.31387440126433