01 Mar 10 Best Stops along GT Road from Lahore to Islamabad
A trip from Lahore to Islamabad is on your to do list, it may not be a long way but why not make the best out of it. Stretch your legs on your way along GT road to enjoy a few stops and get a taste of famous foods as Bhai Sahab gives you details about best points to break your journey according to the experience of been there travellers.
Roadside small restaurants and eateries commonly known as “Dhabas” are easily found along GT road and serve appetizing food that you can eat in a relaxing and open environment. Each dhaba serves some specific dishes, for which they are famous, their simple food fulfils your hunger and is not hard on your pocket.
Pind Food Court
Along GT road, the first stop could be Pind Food Court (Kala Shah Kaku). It is open from 11 am to 1 am and located at GT Road, S A Garden Society, Kala Shah Kaku, Sheikhupura. This restaurant provides fee range desi cuisine best in quality. So, you can hire Rent a car Lahore on such long routes and enjoy a stay in this restaurant.
Sialkot Sweets (Gujranwala)
For delicious and sweet treats along the trip, you can make a stop at Sialkot Sweets that you can find at Main G.T. Road, Gujranwala. Established in 1951, this is one of the famous sweet mart shops which serve a wide range of tempting sweets made in desi ghee. You can find halvas, burfi, gulab jamun, laddo, balooo shahi and such other sweets in reasonable price range.
Right after crossing Gujranwala, you will start seeing boards of Kulfi everywhere. It started business in 1956 and people often try this when they cross Gujranwala. Travellers often say that this khoya kulfi is the best kulfi you will ever find in Pakistan.
Mian Ji Restaurant (Lala Musa)
On the road side of GT road, this restaurant was established in 1982. Their speciality is chai and channy ki daal cooked in desi ghee. They also offer chicken daal and mutton daal. This eatery has almost the same menu from the day it came into operation. They operate 24 hours and located at National Hwy 5, Salabatabad, Gujrat.
Shinwari Restaurant (Kharian)
Situated at National Hwy 5, Thapla Kharian, Gujrat, this restaurant serves tempting and excellent range of food such as kakab, fry fish, namkin, Shinwari Dumba Karahi, Chicken handis and barbeque. You can also enjoy Peshawari Qahwa served with gurr. It is one of the biggest restaurant on GT road, which you should opt for having well cooked and scrumptious food on your journey.
Major Fruit Chat (Jhelum)
Major fruit chat is well-known for people in Punjab, especially Gujrat and Jhelum. It is an open air, friendlier dhaba serving various snacks such as fruit chat, cream chat, channa chat, samosay, dahi bhalay and fresh juices. It can be found right after Jhelum Jada chowk, where Jhelum bypass finishes. It will be located on your left side while going towards Rawalpindi. Once you get a taste of fresh ingrediants and flavour you immediately realize the reason of its fame.
Salman Sweets – Wazirabad wale (Ghakkar bus stop)
For delicious, freshly made sweets, this place is tops. Try their Ras Gullas, their most desired, scrumptious and sought after sweet. Visit this sweet mart for experiencing finest sweets.
Akbar’s Kinara is situated at the left bank of Chenab River (Wazirabad side). It is peaceful point surrounded by beautiful river view and famous for its serenity. Our service Bhai Sahab Transport provides a Cheap Rent a car in Lahore and you can relish the most out of your journey by staying wherever you want.
Tulip Riverside Hotel is at banks of Jhelum River. If you want the view of River Jhelum with a variety of food then this is the perfect place to stay. Situated at Jhelum Bridge, GT Road, River Jhelum Mews, Gujrat, this beautifully designed hotel operates round the clock.
This eatery is located by Talagang Road, few yards from Balkassar Interchange. Their speciality is two dishes, Rajasthani tikka and their famous ice cream available in three flavours kulfa, mango and chocolate. Not only this place serves quality food but at reasonable prices.