Best Butter Chicken Battle: Mississauga vs. Brampton

Published April 6, 2018 at 7:04 pm


There is no battle more serious and important than the battle between two cities vying to be recognized as the best place to go for exceptional butter chicken.

We at and have searched far and wide for the best butter chicken dishes in both cities and our Top 5 picks are about to battle it out—and you can vote on your favourite in the poll below.

When it comes to great butter chicken, everything is important. Is the chicken tender (and are the chunks huge and satisfying)? Does the sauce have the right balance of sweetness and spice? Are you tempted to soak up all that aforementioned sauce with naan once the chicken is gone?

Both Mississauga and Brampton are known for their respective food scenes (particularly their South Asian restaurants) and both offer a ton of commendable butter chicken options—but only one city can have the absolute best hotspots.

So, here’s a look at each city’s best spots on our signature Top 5 lists on and

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Top 5 Butter Chicken in Mississauga

When you want to indulge in one of the world’s most beloved comfort foods, you don’t have to go far to find the perfect butter chicken in Mississauga. The city has some choice hotspots for your craving, including the Thai and Indian fusion restaurant Mango Rain, the casual but reliably delicious Bombay To Go, the beloved and longstanding Nirvana the Flavours of India, the elegant and popular Heartland-area Avani and our number one pick, the beautifully decorated and memorably tasty Maharaja. While the Maharaja is our proud number one pick, all of the places will leave you more than satisfied when you’re in the mood for a truly tasty dinner.


Top 5 Butter Chicken in Brampton

Brampton, a big and bustling city with with an enviable food scene, offers a ton of options when it comes to butter chicken. Some hot spots to check out? The Mavis and Ray Lawson-located India’s Taste, the Torbram and Peter Robinson area Sweet Palace, the unassuming gem Standard Sweets and Restaurant, the always tasty Hakka joint Chawla’s and our number one pick, the one place with “life changing” butter chicken, Kwality Sweets and Restaurant. You can’t really go wrong with any of these joints when you have a butter chicken craving to satisfy.

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