6 BALLYGUNGE PLACE
It is one of the top places in Kolkata to go for a bite of authentic Bengali cuisine. Housed in a 100-year-old bungalow decorated with pictures of old Kolkata, 6 Ballygunge Place provides the perfect spot for a multi-course Bengali meal.
It seeks to prepare authentic home-cooked Bengali food in an eclectic, relaxed dining environment. Kewpie’s Kitchen serves traditional Bengali cuisine including the thali platter with a mix of small dishes served in terra cotta pots.
Located in the Kolkata’s unofficial dining district, Arsalan Restaurant has distinguished itself for its authentic Mughlai cuisine. For many locals, Arsalan is considered to serve the best biryanis in Kolkata with variations such as mutton biryani, Hyderabadi biryani, chicken biryani and more.
Kolkata is the king of street food in India, with stalls selling all variety of street snacks and dishes. Traditional fare like phuchka, jhal muri and singara (samosas) is served here. However street eats derived from other regional and international cuisines can also be found.