Vada Pao

  • 0
20 mins Cooking Time
4 Servings
Diversity score info

Diversity Score defines how nutritionally diverse your food is. It reflects the concept that increasing the variety of foods in the diet helps to ensure adequate intake of essential nutrients.

Grains, root and tubers
Meats & Fish
Nuts & Seeds
Green Leafy Vegetables
Vitamin A Rich Fruits and Vegetables
Sources of Calories
Protein 10%
Carbs 61%
Fats 29%
Lactose Free
Outside Foods at Home

If you are looking for a vegan or vegetarian snack with a lactose-free and zero trans fat profile, then Vada Pao is the perfect recipe. Commonly found in the streets of Mumbai, this Mumbai roadside vada pav recipe is a favourite snack of all ages, young and old. This mouth-watering, savoury Maharashtrian Indian snack is packed with flavours and accompanies a rainy or lazy weekend. The savoury and flavorful vada pav ki recipe boosts your daily meals' carbohydrate, protein, and potassium (k) and makes it more nutritionally diverse.  Made using simple kitchen spices, it yet tastes delicious. So learn to make this crispy vada pav recipe, the FitterEats way! You will love having this at mid-morning, evening or anytime of the day. Pair it with the classic imli chutney, garlic chutney, onion chutney or have it just on its own. So try this version of vada pav recipe Mumbai style and treat your loved ones with this easy recipe at home!


For Batter
  • 4 No. Pav
  • 2 Tbsp Bengal Gram Flour (Besan)
  • 1/4 Tsp Powder Red Chilly
  • 1/4 Tsp Carom Seeds (Ajwain)
  • 1/4 Tsp Turmeric Powder (Haldi)
  • 1/4 Tsp Salt
  • As Required Water
For Batata Vada
  • 3/4 Cup Diced Potato
  • 1/2 Tsp Red Chilly Powder
  • 1/2 Tsp Turmeric Powder (Haldi)
  • 1/4 Tsp Dry Mango Powder
  • 1/2 Tsp Salt
  • 1/2 Tsp Carom Seeds (Ajwain)
  • For Frying Oil


For Vada Batter
  • Step 1

    In a mixing bowl, add besan, ajwain, salt, red chilly powder, haldi, water, and mix it well

For Vada Mixture
  • Step 1

    In a mixing bowl, add boiled mashed potato, salt, ajwain, haldi, red chilly powder, dry mango powder, mash, and mix it well

  • Step 2

    Then from the mixture make round shape vada.

For Frying
  • Step 1

    Heat oil, dip the vada in batter, then put it in the pan, fry evenly on medium flame

  • Step 2

    Serve it hot

print Print
Cook Mode (prevent your screen from going to sleep)
Gluten (Wheat, Oats, Rye, Barley)
Food Additives
Red Chilli
Chickpea Flour (Besan)
Approximate values
Serving Size Number(68gm)
Amount Per ServingCalories


% Daily Value *
Total Carbohydrate 41gm 15.0%
Dietary Fiber 2gm 6.2%
Protein 8gm 15.8%
Total Fat 10gm 12.4%

*Percentage Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Disclaimer: Nutrition information is based on standard serving sizes and recipes as prepared by Fitterfly. Actual nutritional values may vary because of variations in portion size or recipes, continuous data changes by these sources, changes in growing seasons, or differences in the sources of ingredients. We may update this information from time to time and change the way we calculate Nutrition data. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice, but calorie needs vary based on multiple factors. For some ingredients, nutrient information is not available and they may not reflect accurately in the Label. Please consult your doctor or a Registered Dietitian if you are on a medically restricted diet.

Reference: Indian Food Composition Tables 2017, National Institute of Nutrition; Nutritive Value of Indian Foods 2016, National Institute of Nutrition (Indian Council of Medical Research)


How long would it take burn 286 kcals ?

  • Walking (3 mph ) 82 minutes
  • Running (6 mph ) 48 minutes
  • Bicycling 39 minutes

Values estimated based on person weighing 60 kgs.

What our users say…

See more