Kolkata (Calcutta) restaurants

Top Choice Fusion in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Corner Courtyard

This reincarnated 1904 mansion has had its walls artistically splattered with doorknobs, locks and old books, complementing its stylish distressed-look decor. The menu is creative, imaginative and designed to please…
Top Choice Bengali in Kolkata (Calcutta)

6 Ballygunge Place

Housed in a superbly renovated mid-20th-century mansion, this top-notch restaurant serves some of the best Bengali fare in town. If you're confused about the ingredients, spices and gravies, skip the menu and hit th…
Top Choice Italian in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Fire and Ice

Founded and directed by an Italian lady from Naples, Fire and Ice's waiters bring forth real Italian (al dente!) pastas and Kolkata’s best thin-crust pizzas. Old film posters give character to the spacious dining ro…
Top Choice South Indian in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Tamarind

This unpretentious restaurant on one of South Kolkata's main thoroughfares serves a melange of traditional and improvised dishes curated from Kerala, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. Dishes like Coorgi mutton fry, Chettina…
Top Choice Mughlai in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Arsalan

Consistently popular with locals, this central branch of Kolkata's best biryani house is high ceilinged and attractively modern without being fashion-conscious. The main attractions are the celebrated biryanis – aro…
Top Choice Bengali in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Kewpies

Kewpie's is a Kolkata gastronomic institution, and dining here feels like a lavish dinner party in a gently old-fashioned home. Reared to perfection by a speciality Bengali chef, this place serves impeccably traditi…
Top Choice Chinese in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Yauatcha

Yauatcha has garnered a solid reputation in town for serving Chinese food of the fine-dining variety. There's a vast range of delicious dumplings on the menu, featuring truffle, edamame, scallop and poached Peking d…
Bengali in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Aaheli

Top-notch Bengali cuisine comes to you in traditional brassware amid stylish surroundings at this premium restaurant. The dishes feature authentic flavours from both West Bengal and Bangladesh, and include rare offe…
European in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Salt House

This stylish new restaurant puts together a delicious menu of European classics (ravioli, risotto, shepherd's pies, and fish and chips, to name a few), often finishing them with a touch of unique local ingredients: …
Bengali in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Oh! Calcutta

Situated within a shopping mall, the shutter-edged mirror ‘windows’, bookshelves, paintings and B&W photographs create a casually upmarket feel for enjoying some of the city's best Bengali-fusion food. The mild,…