Kolkata, a city steeped in history and culture, has long been regarded as the source of some of India’s best cuisine. Much of this is due to its history. Bengal was once ruled by the Mughals, who introduced to Bengali cuisine the sweet spices, nuts, and dried fruit found in Persian rice and meat dishes. Later, for nearly 200 years, Calcutta was the seat of British colonial power in India.
Calcutta evolved into Kolkata, a melting pot of cultures and cuisines from all over the world—Chinese, Portuguese, and Armenian. From this plethora of options, here is a list of some best restaurants in Kolkata:
These are just a few of the best restaurants in Kolkata and eateries; there are hundreds more just waiting to be discovered. Kolkata, a city that has heavily invested in its cuisine, is a foodie’s Mecca! So, whether you’re just passing through or a local, this list has something for everyone!
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