There’s a hotpot fever that has been sweeping through Karachi and it looks like this Chinese delicacy is here to stay! It’s become quite the trend among locals. Whether they’re gathering with friends and family for a home-cooked meal or making regular restaurant reservations over the weekend. The concept itself is simple. All you need is a metal pot set over a heating element and your choice of broth. Then add in the accompanying ingredients such as meat, vegetables, noodles, dipping sauces, condiments – then cook, stir, eat and repeat!

Wang Wang is undoubtedly one of the ‘IT’ spots when it comes to hotpot dining in the city. With every clock strike of 5 PM you can expect hordes of hungry foodies flocking to the rooftop spot. Despite its basic furniture and décor the place remains bustling until midnight. So if you’re looking for some delicious hotpot action there’s no doubt Wang Wang should be on your list!

Why has the Chinese hotpot gained such massive popularity in Karachi over the past few years? It’s certainly an acquired taste but it’s one that people seem to be falling head over heels for. From Cocochan and Big Tree House to Totoro and Mingzu, restaurants around the city are introducing their own versions of the classic dish. 

Apart from its delicious flavour the interactive aspect of hotpot also makes it stand out from other culinary experiences. Sitting around a table with friends or family and cooking up different types of food is something that can’t really be replicated anywhere else. Plus thanks to Instagram stories, even those who initially missed out on this newfound trend now know about it too! Hotpot isn’t just a meal – it’s an unforgettable experience!

Another big part of why hotpot has become so popular could be because of how Karachiites are always looking for something new and exciting. They don’t want the same old Stuffed Chicken you can find at every restaurant; instead they crave diversity. 

The hotpot craze has been sweeping the city and it’s easy to see why – there’s something for everyone at this wonderful table of variety ! From beef, chicken and prawns to green onion, mushrooms, potato  and even cucumber – you can mix and match whatever ingredients your heart desires. Plus, with such a huge selection on offer you can build your own personalized hotpot and tuck into an amazing meal crafted by none other than yourself. 

For those who haven’t discovered the wonders of the hotpot yet, trust me when I say that you’re missing out. There are so many reasons why this trend is still going strong and it doesn’t look like it will be slowing down any time soon. So go ahead and give it a try – just remember that if you find yourself visiting them every day, then it’s all your fault !