The Best Bengali Eateries In Delhi
- Vritti Bansal
Updated : June 10, 2022 09:06 IST
From home-stye aloo posto to elaborate curries, there’s something for everyone.
Bengali cuisine is rich and varied, with snacks like cutlets and chops to main dishes like mangsho and daab chingri. Delhi has a variety of Bengali restaurants that serve these delights along with other tasty dishes from the region. Most Bengali eateries are concentrated in the city’s CR Park neighbourhood, along with a popular restaurant in Greater Kailash. From home-stye aloo posto to elaborate curries, there’s something for everyone. We list the best Bengali eateries in Delhi:
Oh! Calcutta is probably one of Delhi’s most well-known Bengali restaurants. The extensive menu features starters like mochar chop, Calcutta fish fry and chingri cutlet, and other dishes like aloo bhaja, cholar dal, bhetki maacher paturi, chingri malai curry, daab chingri, chicken chaap, kosha mangsho and classic railway mutton curry.
Location: Plot 4, Local Shopping Centre Masjid Moth, Greater Kailash II, New Delhi.
Timings: Daily, 12.30-3.30pm; 7.30-10.30pm.
Cost for two: ₹1,500
Location: Shop no 45, 46, 47, Block H, Chittaranjan Park, New Delhi.
Timings: Daily, noon-4pm; 7-11pm.
Cost for two: ₹500
Amar Shonar Bangla
Another CR Park eatery, Amar Shonar Bangla serves tasty Bengali fare. Don’t miss the bhapa ilish, prawn kabiraji, begun bhaja, potol bhaja, aam dal, cholar dal, aloo posto, railway chicken curry, moori ghonto, telapiya, prawn malai curry and bhetki paturi. The menu also features some North Indian dishes. Read more about chingri malai curry.
Location: Shop No. 134, 135, 136 & 143, First Floor, Market No. 2, Chittaranjan Park, New Delhi.
Timings: Daily, noon-11pm.
Cost for two: ₹700
Dadu Cutlet Shop
Dadu Cutlet Shop in CR Park is the place to go to if you’re craving Bengali snacks. Besides mutton and chicken cutlets, the place also serves vegetable chop, fish chop, mutton chop and chicken chop. Non-Bengali snacks like kachori and spring rolls are also on the menu, but the cutlets remain the stars of the show.
Location: Shop No. 39, CSC Market, No. 2, Chittaranjan Park, New Delhi.
Timings: Daily, 9am-10pm.
Cost for two: ₹100
Kolkata Biryani House
True to its name, Kolkata Biryani House is known for its Kolkata biryani, along with kathi rolls like aloo, paneer, egg, chicken and mutton. Mughlai dishes are also on the menu and there’s the option to order luchi. Finish your meal with some rosogulla and mishti doi.
Location: Shop No. 49, Market No 1, Block C, Chittaranjan Park, New Delhi.
Timings: Daily, 11am-11pm.
Cost for two: ₹400