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    If You Are In Kolkata, Try These 7 Popular Dishes

    Travelling to Kolkata? Then, you should definitely try these popular dishes in the city.
    Published -14 Nov 2021, 15:00 ISTUpdated -14 Nov 2021, 13:04 IST
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    Kolkata is the dream city for food lovers. You’ll get a variety of options and everything is just phenomenal. People in Kolkata surely know what taste buds like. You will find lots of delicious food in the city of Kolkata. However, it is difficult to choose among so much food. So, we are here to tell you about the most popular and delicious dishes that you should try when you are in Kolkata.

    Egg Roll

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    Bihar Restaurant, New Market

    When you are in Kolkata, you need to try the single egg double meat roll. This is a memorable one and your taste buds will surely be overjoyed. This place is often overshadowed by its better known neighbor Nizam’s but the taste and variety is surely superior at this place.

    Daab Chingri

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    6 Ballygunge Place, Ballygunge

    Finding a good Bengali restaurant in Kolkata is easy but choosing the one among the all is a difficult choice as the city has so many good ones. However, if you want to have the most delicious daab chingri, then you should head straight to 6 Ballygunge Place.


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    Aminia, New Market Area

    This is a thick rice and milk dessert that you will surely cherish. Served in a terracotta dish with a wooden spoon, this dish is not only great in taste but also looks amazing. This special treat is loved by everyone and the best part is to scrape off the bits at the end and eat the dessert till its last breath.

    Aloo Sabzi And Kachori

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    Jaiswal Tasty Corner, Park Circus Market

    This is not a very glamorous place but it doesn’t matter to us food lovers. If you are lucky enough, then you might find a plastic stool to sit on the pavement. However, all these things don't matter as the taste is top class. This dish is absolutely delicious and I’m sure you'll also be tempted to try their piping hot gulab jamuns.

    Kakori Kebab

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    Sonargaon, Taj Bengal

    The kakori kebabs are always a standout dish on every visit to Kolkata. The beautiful soft and aromatic kebabs are to die for and the spices used are spot on. This is something that you can’t miss out on.

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    American Chop Suey

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    Bar B Q, Park Street

    The combination of fried noodles topped with a sweet & sour topping of mixed meat and vegetables topped with fried rice is the perfect Chinese dish. If you are a Chinese food lover, then think no more and enjoy this delicacy.

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    Chicken A La Kiev

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    Mocambo, Park Street Area

    This is an absolute treat, especially for chicken lovers. It is not your usual chicken dish but something different and extremely delicious. You need to try this once and you’ll surely want to have it more and more. 

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