Yes!!! Just like you, even i wasn't aware that Amritsar is also known as 'Food Capital of India' until I reached there.
I thought people visit Amritsar mainly for the Golden temple and Wagha border (Attari border).
But NO! I was wrong.
People go on food tours wherein they share different types of famous dishes from famous vendors.
So here is the list of 7 famous places to visit while in Amritsar!