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Mumbai Style Tawa Pulao तवा पुलाव कैसे बनाते हैं Tawa Pulao Masala

When you combine steamed rice with your veggies, you get the most delicious, Tawa Pulao. A popular street recipe of Mumbai, it is filling , delicious and easy to make. Try this Tava Pulao recipe in your kitchen today. :)

35 minutes
Mumbai Style Tawa Pulao तवा पुलाव कैसे बनाते हैं Tawa Pulao Masala Recipe - Ranveer Brar


For Red Chilli Paste

6-7 whole red Kashmiri chillies, soaked

4-5 garlic cloves

1 tsp cumin seeds

For Tawa Pulao

2 tbsp butter

1 tbsp oil

1 tsp cumin seeds

1 medium onion, sliced

1 tbsp ginger garlic paste

¼ cup red chilli paste

1 cup shredded cabbage

¼ cup green capsicum, sliced

1 medium tomato, sliced

½ cup potatoes, cut in cubes, boiled

¼ cup French beans, cut in cubes, blanched

Salt to taste

¼ cup green peas, boiled

2 cups cooked rice

½ tbsp lime juice

2 tbsp butter

1 tbsp pav bhaji masala


1 tomato, sliced for garnish

Fresh Coriander leaves for garnish

Lemon wedges

Serve With

Roasted Papad

Tomato Raita


  • Add soaked red chillies, garlic cloves and cumin seeds to a blender. Blend to a smooth paste and set aside till in use.
  • Heat butter and oil in a pan. Add cumin seeds and allow to splutter.
  • Add sliced onions and sauté till translucent.
  • Add ginger garlic paste and sauté till fragrant.
  • Add the prepared red chilli paste, mix well and cook for a few minutes.
  • Add cabbage, mix well and cook for 3-4 minutes.
  • Add green capsicum, tomato, potatoes and French beans. Mix well and cook for 5-6 minutes.
  • Add salt and mix well. Add green peas, mix well and cook for 2-3 minutes.
  • Add cooked rice and toss well. Add lemon juice, butter and pav bhaji masala. Mix well and cook for 1-2 minutes.
  • Garnish with sliced tomatoes, coriander leaves and lemon wedges.
  • Serve hot with tomato raita and papad.

Tip: Use leftover rice for better texture.

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