The Jaan of Our Hearts: A Review of Jan’s Broasted Chicken
Written By Hafsa Sheikh
I’m Hafsa Sheikh, a fearless food critic extraordinaire! My insatiable hunger for exceptional cuisine has led me to explore some of Pakistan’s most renowned restaurants and hidden eateries.
You can call me a foodie adventurer, blazing a trail through the culinary wilderness of Pakistani food, Fast Food, Chinese delicacies, Continental delights, and the wonderful realm of beverages. Just so you don't have to!
With my fork as my compass and my stomach as my guide, I’ve discovered some of the country’s most delectable delights. Join me on this journey, and get ready for a wild ride!
Jan’s Broasted Chicken will have you cluckin’ for more! You may have overlooked this little hole-in-the-wall restaurant with its quaint exterior, but don’t let the façade fool you.
The delectable broasted chicken served here will make you laugh and sing in delight like never before!
The restaurant will surely leave you feeling like the plumpest and happiest bird in the coop. Don’t be chicken; give Jan’s a try; you’ll be glad you did!
Taste: Half of the Deliciousness is in its Smell
Jan’s Broasted Chicken is renowned for its Crispy Cheese Burger, an opulent combination of flavors and textures. The succulent chicken patty is crafted with meticulous care and seasoned to yield a juicy burger that will tantalize the taste buds of any connoisseur.
A gooey layer of cheese complements the meat wonderfully. All this sits atop a bun lovingly browned to golden-brown perfection and sprinkled with nutty sesame seeds for added crunch – each bite is heavenly!
And now let’s talk about the Broasted Fish; it’ll hook you from the first bite. It’s crispy on the outside and flaky on the inside. The broasting batter gives the fish a bold flavor.
It’s a must-try for all fish lovers out there.
Price: Easy on the Wallet
Jan’s Broasted Chicken isn’t just delicious; it’s also very affordable. The Crispy Cheese Burger is priced at a mere PKR 390 with sides, too, making it one of the most budget-friendly burgers in town!
And if you’re feeling adventurous, try Jan’s signature Broasted Fish for PKR 880! I know it is a bit heavy on the pocket, but once in a while, it really doesn’t hurt much.
Service: A Wait that’s Worth it
Jan’s Broasted Chicken is renowned for its excellent service. They are friendly and welcoming and take great care in providing a pleasant experience to their customers.
Though the waiting time can be a bit long – especially during peak hours – once you get your food, it will make you forget about it!
The ambience at Jan’s Broasted Chicken is pleasant and enjoyable. It’s an open-air corner shop, allowing plenty of fresh air to circulate.
Plus, its cozy interiors offer a comfortable dining experience.
Honorable Mentions: A Love Letter from Lebanon
Shawarma, oh shawarma, how do I love thee? Let me count the ways.
Jan’s Broasted Chicken is giving traditional shawarma a delightful twist. Upon first glance, it’s an enormous, fluffy pita bread packed with layers of freshly broasted chicken for the ultimate juicy taste.
As the mouth-watering sight of the rotisserie turns, it’s basted with its juices to give an alluring golden crisp outside and a juicy tender inside. It’s as sizzlingly delicious as any meat-lover could dream! But it doesn’t stop there; the bold and savory spices amp up every bite.
The succulent roasted meat slips effortlessly onto the tongue and leaves behind a tantalizing melody of juices and spices.
As if shawarma met fried chicken in an embrace—an indulgence that will have you licking your fingers for more after just one bite!
All in all, avid diners will surely love this haven of food delights! So, what are you waiting for? Head to Jan’s Broasted Chicken and treat yourself to some delicious fare – you won’t regret it!