Looking for a place to satisfy your sweet cravings? Well, what’s better than tried and trusted sweets from Bhavnagri Fancy Sweet Mart! One of the oldest and well known sweet shops in the city, the shop is a haven for sweetaholics.
When did it start?
Bhavnagri was started in 1901 by Mithundas Vithaldas Cursondas Parekh. Considered to be synonymous with taste, quality and hygiene, the shop has been satisfying Punekars with its delicious array of sweets served for more than 100 years. Even today, their sweets, namkeen (salty snacks) and dry fruits have a loyal clientele in the city and across the world.
What they offer?
Bhavnagri is popular for its traditionally prepared, pure ghee sweets. They have hot piping and lipsmacking gulab jamuns, kala jamuns and gilibis to gorge upon. Even their motichur ladoo, balushai and mesur pak are popular.
In halwas, they offer Mahim halwa, Bombay halwa and Karachi halwa which are just as good to savour your taste buds. Malai burfee, kalakand and elaichi peda are some of their rich and delectable sweets offered at the mart.
A majority of Parsi community rely on this mart for their traditional sweets. To cater to them, Bhavnagri has bundi nu pancake, Parsi gelibi, mawa na samosa and mawa ni boi which are prepared as authentically as possible and needless to say, delicious.
The store is equally loved for its wide variety of Bengali sweets. Angoori rossogolla, rossogolla and rossomalai are some of the lip-smacking delicacies that you get to enjoy, a la true Bengali style.
Bhavnagri is especially famous for their appetising namkeens. Cornflakes chiwda, channa chore, garam sev, bhakerwadi, mug dal, channa dal, potato famous wafers, bikaneri shev and peanut pakoda are some of their best picks. If you want to grab a quick grub they even have samosas, kachoris and dhoklas of different types.
Bhavnagri is also a major supplier of dry fruits in India and abroad. Available in attractive packaging, they make great gifts especially during festivities.
What sets them apart?
Bhavnagri has retained its original taste, keeping in mind their hygiene and quality standards. They even undertake orders from companies, prominent clubs, weddings, parties and restaurants.
Location: – Shop no 651, Opp. Police Chowky Sachapir Street, Pune
Timing: 10 am – 10 pm