dabba

* n. _Punjabi restaurant_ Synonym: _dhaba_ 
* n. _box_ 

Punjabi dhabas are open-air restaurants, usually found alongside

national highways. They are mainly patronised by truck drivers. The patrons are usually seated on charpoys.

_Dabbawallahs_ are lunchbox couriers in Bombay who deliver home-made

meals to workplaces shortly before lunchtime.