Sarojini Nagar Market in Delhi
Sarojini Nagar Market was earlier known as Vinay Nagar and Beena Nagar Market. Subsequently, it was named after Indian freedom fighter Smt. Sarojini Naidu. The Swami Vivekananda park near this market was called Fountain Garden or Fuarey wala park a few years back.
How to Reach Sarojini Nagar MarketThe nearest Metro Station is INA Metro Station. It takes Rs.20 from here to the market. You can also take a taxi or auto rickshaw and reach here. The nearest Railway Station is New Delhi Railway Station while Sarai Kale Khan ISBT is the Bus Terminus in the vicinity.
The best time to come here is during week days as weekends are extremely jam packed with people and it will be not be easy for you to locate specific shops. It will be easier for you to do shopping and locate shops during week days.
This market has everything you can think of buying - from electronic goods, kitchen items, designer clothes to daily wear, all available at affordable rates. You can even shop for monthly grocery, vegetables and fruits once you come here.
The youth calls this market simply as 'SN'. From show rooms to street vendors, you have the freedom to choose what you buy depending on your needs and budget. The market is spread over a vast area and so for convenience, it has been divided into:
Babu MarketBabu Market comprises mainly of garment shops. Shops such as Mahindra Sweets (Mucchal Halwai ki Dukan), steel utensil shops etc. adorn this market. Other shops are Lalaji ki dukan, Chacha Sarees, Keval ki toy shop, barber shops and a dental clinic. CGHS Dispensary stands just opposite to Babu market. Here, Government servants and their dependants can get a free check up done. Evenings are crowded and cars have to be parked very far from the market due to dearth of parking space for vehicles.
Sabzi MarketThose who love the sight of green vegetables, sabzi bazar is a real treat. Paneer, Papad, bhuni moongphali to broom shops, CD shops - a fine mixture of assorted shops exist which actually intensifies your shopping experience.
Central MarketCentral market is a really large market. In this part of the market, you actually move in a circle and after all your window shopping is over, you'll realize that you have landed to where you started from! Shops with front and back opening, street vendors, bakery shops such as Cake n Pastry shop, Paradise Sarees, Mohan Restaurant, Grover Furniture and Atta Chakki are some shops in this area.
Mandir Wali SideHanuman Temple is located on the other side of Central market. Some of the shops near this temple include photograph shops, electronic stores, optical shops, Lahori Restaurant, Ushnak Milk Dairy, Band Box Dry Cleaners and some pharmacy shops. Here, you can have a gala time scrutinizing dresses in branded showrooms such as John Players, Charlie Outlaw, TNG and Cotton County. Towards the north of Central market is a world of shoes waiting for you! You can purchase lovely shoes on sale! Paul shoes, Photo studio, Om Boot House, Liberty and Bata Shoes, Woodland Shoes and Reebok Shoes are some shops here. You can vouch for affordable leather belts too.
Sarojini Nagar Market: A People's Market
Sarojini Nagar Market is no doubt a people's market, a bargain bazaar for sure. The only prerequisite for a good bargain here is that you should be conversant with prices of various commodities. University students love to come here in groups for window shopping and to buy monthly essential items. You will love to get lost in the back street ''gullies'' inside the market because there also every little space is occupied by vendors selling mala (necklace), churi (bangles), danglers, sandals, cushion covers and hair bands for ladies while knickers, track suits, goggles and socks for men. They sell these items at such throw away prices that you will buy double the number of things you had actually set out to buy! Unbelievable discounts and cheaply prized decorative items are enough to woo anyone.
Address: South West Delhi
Closed on: Monday
Timings: Around 11 A.M. to 8 P.M.
Restaurants in Sarojni Nagar Market
186, Sarojini Nagar Market, New Delhi
Phone: 011-24673304, +91 9711841888
DLF South Square, Sarojini Nagar, New Delhi
Phone: 011-64714551, 011-64714552
34, 102B, 109 & 110, Ground and First Floor,
Multilevel Parking Cum Commercial Complex (MLCP),
DLF South Square,
Sarojini Nagar, New Delhi
Cafe Deli Belly
196, Sarojini Nagar Market, New Delhi
Phone: +91 8750065196, +91 8750067196
102A, First Floor, Sarojini Nagar, New De
28, Sarojini Nagar Market, New Delhi
Phone: 011-24672127, 011-24670571
Bakes & Byte
190, Sarojini Nagar Market, New Delhi
Phone: 011-64660663, 011-26110663
Opposite NDMC, DLF Plaza, Main Market,
Sarojini Nagar, New Delhi
Phone: +91 9312272905
Mahender Sweets House
67, Babu Market, Sarojini Nagar, New Delhi
Kwick Bite Restaurant
132, Sarojini Nagar Market, New Delhi
Phone: 011-24674783, +91 9873668048
Rang De Basanti Dhaba
102, Ist Floor, DLF South Square,
Sarojini Nagar, New Delhi
Phone: 011-64650001, 011-24673406