A wholesome club sandwich
Since the club sandwich is available at pocket-friendly prices in Delhi, we take a look at some eateries in the city that serve the snack for under Rs 500.It was recently reported in a survey by Hotels.com that the Club Sandwich Index (CSI) rates Delhi and Mexico City as the cheapest places in the world to enjoy a club sandwich, while the city of Paris was rated as the most expensive seller of the particular sandwich at $33 (R1,774). In the Capital, the average price for a club sandwich, which is is supposed to have classic chicken, bacon, egg, lettuce and mayonnaise, is $10 (R537.53). HT City lists down some places in the city where you can relish this scrumptious sandwich.
Though they serve a regular club sandwich, the USP of this café is the healthy club sandwich called the CMYK Club. This particular sandwich uses multigrain brown bread instead of white bread, as well as substituting fried egg with an omelet made of egg white. It also consists of sun-dried tomatoes among other traditional ingredients.
Price: Rs 229
Where: 15-16, Meherchand Market, Lodhi Road
Tel: 011- 24641881
When here, you can choose from the vegetarian club sandwich that has cucumber, tomatoes, coleslaw, melted cheese for R190 or the non-vegetarian club sandwich that is filled with chicken ham, coleslaw, egg and melted cheese for Rs 240. The round wooden tables and the soft music provide for a charming ambience to soothe your nerves. Some landscapes and architectural paintings on the walls of this restaurant also catches one’s interest.
Price: Rs 190 to Rs 240
Where: Ground Floor, Galleria, DLF IV, Gurgaon
CAFÉ DELHI HEIGHTS
When you visit this restaurant, you can get to experience an authentic club sandwich, which comes in the choice of bacon, chicken and vegetarian fillings. The club sandwich available here is made with brown bread and is accompanied with crispy potato wedges and salad.
Starting price: Rs 325
Where: Shop No. 121-123, Galleria 2, DLF Cross Point, DLF Phase-4, Gurgaon
Made from whole wheat bread with fresh and sun-dried tomatoes, cucumber, mushroom and emmental swiss cheese, the club sandwich here is authentic and quite filling. Served with potato wedges, it is a good breakfast option at this cafe, which opens as early as 8 in the morning. Pair it with a glass of cold coffee or iced tea in the summer.
Price: Rs 175
Where: SG-17, Galleria Market, DLF IV, Gurgaon; DLF Promenade, Vasant Kunj
Tel: 0124-4003215 and 011-41007523
The club sandwich served here is one of the restaurant’s bestsellers. The sandwich includes lettuce, sliced tomatoes, chicken, mayonnaise, fried eggs and bacon. They offer three kinds of white bread with the sandwich, which is priced at Rs 325.
Price: Rs 325
Where: B-45, Inner Circle, Connaught Place
COCOA BY BELGIQUE
This restaurant offers two types of club sandwiches — the veg club sandwich and the non-veg club sandwich. The latter, which comes with egg, chicken ham, and chicken coleslaw with melted cheese, is the hot seller here. It is served with french fries, mustard sauce and BBQ sauce.
Price: Rs 295
Where: G 37, Select Citywalk Mall, Saket & G 7/8 Pacific Mall, Tagore Garden
The club sandwiches here are served in bagel shaped breads of your choice —multigrain, whole wheat or sesame. The healthy bagel sandwich is filled with gouda cheese, ham, boiled egg, lettuce, tomato, cucumber and mayonnaise. The bread can be toasted or served soft. The classic BLT sandwich with bacon, lettuce, tomato and mayonnaise for R250 is quite popular here. There is also an option to choose fillings and make your own sandwich.
Price: Rs 250
Where: 50, Hauz Khas Village; D-140, Shopping Mall, Arjun Marg, Gurgaon;
Tel: 011-64702768 ; 0124-4284743
ROOTS-CAFÉ IN THE PARK
Made from whole wheat bread with a filling of cheese, tomato, cucumber and cabbage, the veg club sandwich here comes divided in four pieces and is served with tomato sauce and coriander chutney. You can team the sandwich with aam panna or lemonade for R50. You can also opt for an open sandwich made of potato bread and topped with walnut butter and a choice of mushrooms or scrambled eggs with tomato and cheese.
Price: Rs 80;
Where: Rajiv Gandhi Renewable Energy Park, Sector 29, Gurgaon;
Cafe Morrison offers both the veg and non-veg version of Morrison’s Favourite Triple Decker Sandwich. But it’s the non-veg version that is a hit with the people that visit this place. It has tossed chicken, ham, lettuce, tomato, cheese and fried egg and is served with french fries or potato wedges with different sauces. The guests can choose their choice of bread, white or brown, for their sandwich.
Price: Rs 325 plus taxes
Where: E-12, South Extension Part-II Market
THE JIJI KITCHEN AND BAKERY
The JIJI Club Sandwich here has all the regular ingredients of a club sandwich such as chicken, fried eggs, bacon. They have a veg version of this sandwich as well.
Price: Rs 200;
Where: S.C.O 5-6-7, Sector 15-II, Huda Market, Gurgaon;
Inputs by: Aakriti Sawhney, Namya Sinha, Chetna Dua, Vaishali Bhambri