The City of Joy is filled with the foodies all around and We All know that we have got plenty of Dhabas too, which are just our favourite. Kolkata holds a number of food joints in the form of Dhabas which is loved by one and all. The Dhabas in Kolkata care for everyone, it has a wide range of Veg Dhabas as well, Here we bring you a list of Dhabas in Kolkata which serve the best of Dhaba food, which you should try at least once!
Wanna have some authentic Dhaba style cuisines, don’t give a second thought and head on to the famous Sher-e-Punjab. This is a great place, especially when you are taking a long drive on the weekends with friends and family. Situated on Jessore road, this Dhaba just brings out the culture of Dhaba. Dishes like Kebabs and non-veg delicacies are just so superb. You may try their star dish Ra Ra Mutton.
Must Haves: Chicken Bharta, Tandoori Chicken, Masala Kulcha
Location: Has Multiple Locations (Sukanta Nagar, Theatre Road)
Pocket Pinch: Rs. 900/- for two.
Sanjha Chulha is a North Indian delicacy serving chain and this particular outlet is its latest offering into the Dhaba food map of Kolkata. Having many outlets in the city, this Dhaba is quite famous for Dhaba-style meals. You should try there Lahori keema along with some parathas. One would also feel like preferring some Kandhari Chicken with Naan.
Must Haves: Kandhari Chicken, Tandoori Chicken, Firni
Location: Multiple Locations (Southern Avenue, Park Circus etc)
Pocket Pinch: Rs. 650/- for two.
Rang De Basanti Dhaba
Another in the queue is the very known eateries in Kolkata is the Rang de Basanti Dhaba serving some contemporary tasty dishes to the foodies of the city. Their best selling dish would be Delhi style butter chicken and one can combine it with kulchas or butter naan. The Rang De Basanti Dhaba is spread across Kolkata with 7 outlets in the city.
Must Haves: Butter Chicken, Tandoori Chicken, Biryani, Naan
Location: Multiple Locations (Ruby Hospital Area, Salt Lake etc)
Pocket Pinch: Rs. 800/- for two.
Honey Da Dhaba
A very old Dhaba, almost three decades it is been existence is the Honey da Dhaba of Kankurgachi. An extremely wonderful place if you desire to grab some smoky Kebabs and tandoori items on your platter. One can also make a thali of simple Dal Tadka with some Tandoori Rotis which would be simple as well as tasty. The Dhaba has a good ambience and the staff are very courteous.
Must Haves: Chicken Bharta, Lassi, Naan
Location: Multiple Locations (Kankurgachi, Kasba)
Pocket Pinch: Rs. 700/- for two
Russel Punjabi Dhaba
Originally known as Bharat Hindu Hotel, this Dhaba on Russel Street is operating since the 1950s. From there legendary Chais to their secret mix of spices is simply great, attracting many people. The signature dish of them is their Aloo Paratha, generously stuffed and crispy enough to have it with some Butter or Achaar. You can even have some lassi alongside which is served in Earthen Pot known as Bhaar.
Must Haves: Aloo Paratha, Chai, Lassi
Pocket Pinch: Rs. 500/- for two.
The list goes on, it’s literally impossible to count the number of Dhabas that we have in Kolkata! But Yes, Quality matters and these are some of the Best Dhabas of Kolkata that are known for their Food & Ambience!
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