Veg Chowmein Indian Style

Veg Chowmein Street Style

Veg Chowmein Indian style is one of the most popular street foods in India. Be it a big metro or small quiant village you will find “chowmein thela wala” every where. and its an all season delight. For some it has now become a comfort food. Vegetable Chowmein is very different and delicious from any other noodle forms that you are aware of. Here is a easy recipe of vegetable chowmein Indian style.

Veg Chowmein Street Style

Veg Chowmein Indian Style | Desi Style Chow mein Noodles

Veg chowmein Indian style is the most popular street food in India. Here is a very simple recipe to recreate that desi style chowm mein at home. The key to a yummy veg chowmein is to make the noodles at high flame. This gives the real street flavor to it.
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Course Evening Snacks, Main Course
Cuisine Indo Chinese
Servings 2


  • Kadai / Wok

Main Ingredients

  • Noodles
  • Soya Sauce
  • Chilli Sauce
  • Mixed Vegetables (Capsicum, Cabbage, Carrots)
Keyword Street Style Chowmein, Veg Chow Mein Indian Style


  • 1 Packet Noodles
  • 1 Onion Sliced
  • 1 cup chopped Lengthwise Vegetables(Carrots, Capsicum, Cabbage)
  • 1 tblsp Ginger Garlic Paste
  • 2 tbsp Soya Sauce
  • 1 tbsp Vinegar
  • 1/2 tblsp Tomato Ketchup
  • 1 tbsp Green Chili Sauce
  • Salt to taste
  • 1/4 tsp Black Pepper Powder
  • 2 tbsp Oil

How to Make Veg Chowmein Indian Style :

  1. Boil Noodles in enough water with salt and 1 tblsp of oil to avoid sticking.
  2. Take care do not overcook.
  3. Strain Noodles in cold water 2-3 times and drain water and set aside .
  4. important thing to remember is to cookon high flame constantly. This gives the noodles a burnt smoky taste that you get from the street side shops.
  5. Heat oil in a wok/kadhai and add sliced onions and stir fry for 20-30 seconds.
  6. Add minced ginger-garlic.
  7. Now add all other vegetables and stir fry for 2 minutes.
  8. Add salt and black pepper and mix well. Now add boiled noodles and mix well (take care that noodles don’t break) .
  9. Add vinegar, green chili sauce, ketchup and soya sauce and stir fry for a minute on High flame.
  10. Serve the vegetable chowmein hot.
  11. Note : According to taste vinegar, soya sauce and chili sauce can be increased or decreased.
  12. Serve the veg chowmein piping hot…

What To Serve With Veg Chowmein Street Style :

  • You can serve veg chowmein with chilli paneer or chilli chicken.
  • You can also serve manchow soup.