There are three things which Indians are crazy about Bollywood,
Cricket, and food. And when two of these three things come
together, it is celebrated with utmost joy. Popcorn and movies is an
age old combination for the movie seems incomplete without having
something to munch. Every state, culture, religion comes with a
share of their taste and delicacies and this makes each and every
Indian a foodie. To choose between the two is a very difficult task,
so, we have brought a list of Bollywood movies about food.
This 1972 Rajesh Khanna film was a big hit and we believe one of
the reasons was food. Like the name suggests, Rajesh Khanna
played a cook in the filmthat helps a family solve its differences.
2. Cheeni Kum
Though this one is an extraordinary love story, the food in the
movie was most flavoursome. Tabu and Amitabh Bachchans love
story begins at a restaurant where Amitabh is a chef. There is no
absence of good looking food in the film anywhere.
3. Ramji Londonwaley
There is a chance that you might not have seen the film, but it is
about a cook from a village who due to circumstances lands up in
London as a cook in a restaurant without his official documents.
Not only the people in the film are impressed by his cooking but
also the audience to whom his food looks interesting and
4. Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana
This movie is a treat for chicken lovers. A Punjabi Dhaba run by
the Khuranas serving tasty food is sure to make you hungry. Kunal
Kapoor and Huma Qureshi along with food serve humour in the
most fun way. It is a must watch for its different writing and story.
5. Stanley Ka Dabba
This cute film will take you back to your school days and its lunch
breaks where one would have fun and share tiffin with friends.
Directed by Amol Gupte, this one is a story of a khadoos teacher
who eats the kids lunch without their consent. Though it is a very
unique kind of a story, it will make you miss your classroom and
school even more.
6. The Lunchbox
In this one of a kind tale, the protagonists talk over letters in
lunchboxes. The aroma of homemade food would have surely
tempted the audience to run back and have food cooked by their
mums. Nimrat Kaur and Irrfan Khans fabulous portrayal of their
simple characters made the film stand out along with brilliant
writing and direction.
Parineeti Chopras character from Hyderabad and Aditya Roy
Kapoors character from Lucknow, this movie is filled with kebabs,
biryani and a lot more Mughlai food. It will take you to the streets
of Lucknow where the film is shot. It did not do well at the box
office but left its viewers hungry.
This one is an adaptation of an American film by the same name.
But this film presents the story of a chef who goes onto open his
own food truck and travels with his son while preparing the most
Reading this would have made you crave tasty food, guess what
would happen if youd watch these movies.
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