Bengali in Kolkata


Kewpies is a Kolkata institution and dining here feels like a dinner party in a gently old-fashioned home. However, you might find the Bengali cuisine at some cheaper competitors to be every bit as good.
Top Choice Bengali in Kolkata

Oh! Calcutta

Although it's situated within a shopping mall, shutter-edged mirror ‘windows’, bookshelves, large paintings and B&W photography create a casually upmarket feel for enjoying what remains some of the city's best B…
Top Choice Bengali in Kolkata

Bhojohori Manna 6

Each Bhojohori Manna branch feels very different, but all feature top-quality Bengali food at sensible prices. Branch 6 on Hindustan Rd is comparatively spacious, decorated with tribal implements and offers live tra…
Top Choice European in Kolkata


Although offering inventive gourmet-standard cuisine, prices are sensible and the atmosphere relaxed yet very special. The name references the start of Italy's Baroque period, but the decor prefers an early 20th-cen…
Top Choice Italian in Kolkata

Fire and Ice

Founded and directed by an Italian from Naples, Fire and Ice's waiters sport black shirts, red aprons and bandanas, and bring forth real Italian-style pastas and Kolkata’s best thin-crust pizzas. Old film posters gi…
Mughlai in Kolkata


Consistently popular with locals, this branch is high ceilinged and attractively modern without being fashion-conscious. The main attractions are melt-in-mouth chicken tikka and celebrated biryanis that you season f…
Fusion in Kolkata

Corner Courtyard

This reincarnated 1904 mansion has had its walls artistically splattered with doorknobs, locks and old books. The wide ranging menu flits from Thai risotto to Brazilian salmon to Finnish fondue, with many a daring f…
Indian in Kolkata


This two-hall middle-class restaurant serves reliable Indian food though the signature brain curry isn’t to everyone’s taste. Amber (1st floor) is more family oriented, Essence (2nd floor) lower lit and predominantl…
Tandoori in Kolkata


Relatively down-market yet respectable, Aminia’s off-white interior has a vaguely retro-1940s cool feel, the ceiling fans whirring high above a single cacophonous hall. Henna-bearded wait-staff in monogrammed magent…
Vegetarian Multicuisine in Kolkata

Drive Inn

Good value vegetarian fare served in a modest little part-covered urban 'garden' area that twinkles with fairy lights at night.