Recipe of delicious Mumbai street food- Pav Bhaji

Pav Bhaji is a very famous street food at Mumbai, Delhi and many other parts of the country. It is a snack recipe which tastes just wow! Today we will be telling you how to prepare Pav Bhaji at home.

Pav Bhaji is a vegetarian recipe cooked using bread bun and  simple vegetables. Pav Bhaji tastes best in winters and rainy season.

It has a very easy preparation and requires only a fewer ingredients from your kitchen. Let us see how to prepare this.

Ingredients required:

For Pav preparation-

  • Bun pav- 8-10
  • Butter

For Bhaji preparation-

vegetables used in pav bhaji

vegetables used in pav bhaji

  • Cauliflower florets- 1 cup
  • Potato- 2 medium sized
  • Carrots- 1 big sized
  • Green peas- 1/2 cup
  • French beans- 4-5
  • Capsicum- 1 medium sized
  • Onion- 1 small sized
  • Green chillies- 2
  • Cumin seeds- 2 teaspoon
  • Vegetable oil- 1 tablespoon
  • Water as per required
  • Salt as per taste
  • Turmeric powder- 2 teaspoon
  • Pav Bhaji masala- 4 teaspoon
  • Red chilli powder- 2 teeaspoon
  • Chopped cilantro

How to prepare Pav Bhaji:

Pav Bhaji recipe

Pav Bhaji recipe

  1. Pressure cook potato, carrots, cauliflower, beans and green peas for 2 whistles in a medium flame.
  2. Now, mash these well and then heat oil in a pan.
  3. Add cumin seeds and green chillies, with chopped onions. Saute well.
  4. Now add mashed vegetables into it.
  5. Stir fry for a minute then add the spices.
  6. Mix well and cook till an aromatic fragrance releases.
  7. Turn off the flame and garnish with chopped cilantro.
  8. Now take a tava and roast pav buns with butter.
  9. You can cut the pav from between, then roast for a better taste.
  10. Serve hot with slices of lemon and onions.


You can also add beetroot for reddish texture and a different flavor.

This is a very tasty recipe, and must be tried by all! Give it a try and enjoy with friends and family. Hope you like the post, share it to all and do not forget to leave a comment below.

Eat well and Live well!

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