Lucknow or the city of Nawabs is a paradise for foodies. The Nawabs of Awadh contributed immensely in the growth of the city’s culinary culture. The very reason why the Lucknowi or the Awadhi cuisine is so popular is the fact that the traditional dishes of the city have a royal flavour, which has been passed on since ages! There is something in the air of this magnificent city, which is reminiscent of its glittering past glory which hangs around even today in form of the heritage that defines its culture. The moment you enter the city, the first thing that accosts you is the mesmerizing aroma of cooked food. The tortuous by lanes of Lucknow are hot hubs of traditional food which has stood the ravages of time and has managed to retain its authenticity. Although Lucknow is popular for its kebabs, it is also known for other dishes. Have a look at this list of 8 popular Lucknowi dishes that should be on your bucket list.