Restaurants

Top Choice Bangladeshi in Sylhet

Panshi Restaurant

At this iconic and wildly popular proletarian restaurant, the grade of cooking is nothing short of culinary wizardry. Bringing every possible permutation of local ingredients and flavours to your table, the al fresc…
Top Choice Indian in Sylhet

Woondaal

If you’ve ever been to a Bangladeshi-run Indian restaurant on London’s Brick Lane – where many of the restaurants are in fact run by expats from Sylhet – then you’ll recognise all your curry favourites on the menu h…
Top Choice Bangladeshi in Srimangal & Around

Kutum Bari

Split-level brick-walled seating with high windows and chic bamboo furnishings make this the coolest place to eat in town. It also serves up Srimangal’s best local food – the bhorta preparations explode in the mouth…
Bangladeshi in Sylhet

Pritiraj

A friendly neighbourhood restaurant where filling biryanis, tasty grilled chicken and fish dishes as well as a range of mouth-watering curries fly thick and fast during mealtimes, centrally located Pritiraj is a gre…
Bangladeshi in Srimangal & Around

Shah Hotel & Restaurant

Easily the most popular breakfast place in town, this no-nonsense locals’ favourite knocks up superb dhal and steaming-hot rotis to have with your shobji (vegetable curry) and fried egg. Later during the day, it's m…
Indian in Sylhet

River Cruise Restaurant

This quirky riverine novelty is a steamer repurposed into a restaurant, which lifts anchor from the Chandnighat pier twice every evening (6.30pm and 7.30 pm) and takes diners on a one-hour cruise along the placid Su…
Bengali in Srimangal & Around

Sath Rong Restaurant

Opposite Grand Sultan Tea Resort, within walking distance of Radhanagar Village, Sath Rong (seven colours) is a cute roadside cafe-restaurant that serves its own version of the seven-layer tea made famous by Romesh …
Bangladeshi in Sylhet

Nabanna

Set in a cottage-style house, this clean restaurant with wrought-iron seating serves some very decent chicken platters as well as a plethora of fish species cooked in myriad local styles. The owner speaks some Engli…
Chinese in Srimangal & Around

Agra

Popular with local diners with a taste for quasi Chinese and Thai fare, this clean air-conditioned restaurant in the plusher, tree-shaded end of town serves up noodle and chicken dishes that seem to have a loyal fol…
Bangladeshi in Sylhet

New Green Restaurant

Resembling a mine shaft bored into a concrete building, this halogen-lit place does a good Bengali breakfast of dhal, shobji (mixed vegetable curry), roti and fried egg, as well as dependable biryanis, bhorta (spice…