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Kolkata has a very strong tradition. A lot of the Culture has been inherited from the British and other customs. The Antiquity and Aestheticism of the city has a parallel connection with the heritage outlets of the place. The exclusive quality can be felt in these quintessential Bakeries and Restaurants of the City of Joy. None of them should me missed out if one to experience the true nature of Kolkata.

Here are the 10 best ages-old eatery places in Kolkata that must be given a try:

Address: New Punjabi Hotel, 211, A.P.C. Road, Shyam Bazar, Kolkata (Map)
Contact No.: 033 2554 6096
Timings: 12:30 PM – 11:00 PM
Cuisines: Bengali, North Indian
Cost For Two: Rs. 450 approx.

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This place is a must visit. The food here is Authentic and Sumptuous. The Kosha Mangsho or Spicy Mutton Gravy is their signature dish. Do not miss this place if you happen to be in the city.

Peter Cat
Address: 18A, Park Street Area, Kolkata (Map)
Contact No.: 00 2229 8841
Timings: 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Cuisines: Continental, North Indian
Cost For Two: Rs. 1000 approx.

Peter Cat
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This place exudes charm. Their specialty is the Chello Kebab, Platter of Steamed Rice with two types of Kebabs, topped with a Fried Egg and a Slab of Butter melting on top. The sizzlers are equally good.

Nahoum And Sons
Address: F20, Bertram St, New Market Area, Taltala, Kolkata (Map)
Contact No.: 033 6526 9936
Timings: 9:30 AM – 8:00 PM
Cuisines: Bakery, Fast Food
Cost For Two: Rs. 300 approx.

Nahoum And Sons
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Even the demise of David Elias Nahoum, the real owner of the place, did not stop the old tradition of Nahoum and Sons confectionary shop in Kolkata. He had brought classic Jewish food to the city. At this awesome place in the New Market area in Kolkata you can find sumptuous Brownies, Rum Balls and finger-licking Pastries, Biscuits, Breads and Cakes freshly baked from the ovens.

Address: 18, Park Street Area, Kolkata (Map)
Contact No.: 033 4000 7453
Timings: 7:30 AM – 9:30 PM
Cuisines: Cafe, Continental, Bakery, Desserts
Cost For Two: Rs. 1350 approx.

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The legendary tearoom is a must visit when in Kolkata. Flurys continues to display old world charm with extravagant collections of delicious Cakes, Rich Pastries, Luxurious Puddings and some of the best single Origin Chocolates outside Europe. Flurys is amongst the best places in Kolkata for cakes and puddings born 90 years ago.

Address: 23/24, Hogg Street, New Market Area, Kolkata (Map)
Contact No.: +91 70447 23222
Timings: 10:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Cuisines: Fast Food, Mughlai, North Indian
Cost For Two: Rs. 500 approx.

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You get the best Kathi Rolls here. This place claims to be the inventor of this delight. A must try place in Kolkata, the comfort food will leave you asking for more. The Chef calls it the perfect street food and not to be had anywhere else but here.

Indian Coffee House
Address: 15, Bankim Chatterjee St, College Square, Kolkata (Map)
Contact No.: +91 98315 24116
Timings: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Cuisines: Cafe, Chinese, Fast Food
Cost For Two: Rs. 200 approx.

Indian Coffee House
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This is an iconic and historical coffee shop located in the learning center, namely, College Street. It is always filled with intellectuals discussing worldly affairs. The place has an old world charm to it and is filled with people of all ages. You will also spot lone readers immersed in their book. Have their Cutlet and Singara (Samosa) with a piping hot cup of Tea as you indulge in some enthralling conversations.

Big Boss
Address: 54C, Matheswartala Road, Tangra, Kolkata (Map)
Contact No.: 033 2328 2405  033 2329 0077
Timings: 12:00 Noon – 10:30 PM
Cuisines: Chinese
Cost For Two: Rs. 1000 approx.

Bigg Boss
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If you are looking for a place which will not burn a hole in your pocket then this is the place for original Chinese cuisine. This is one of the most renowned eateries in Chinatown. Along with the food the drinks are also a steal which makes it one of the most frequented places in the area. Their Chilli Chicken and mixed Fired Rice are a must have.

Dilkusha Cabin
Address: Building 88, MG Road, Near College Street Crossing, College Street, Kolkata (Map)
Contact No.: 033 2241 7375
Timings: 12:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Cuisines: Fast Food
Cost For Two: Rs. 300 approx.

Dilkusha Cabin
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This place is a must visit if you want to savour Kabiraji cutlets that will melt in your mouth. Situated in North Kolkata, it is frequented by the nearby college crowd. Famous people like Kabi Nazrul Islam used to visit this place regularly.

Mitra Cafe
Address: 22/4/D, 47, Jatindra Mohan Avenue, Near Sovabazar Metro, Sovabazar, Kolkata (Map)
Contact No.: +91 84201 61111  +91 98303 42665
Timings: 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Cuisines: North Indian, Fast Food
Cost For Two: Rs. 300 aprrox.

Mitra Cafe
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Located in North Kolkata, this is one of the city’s oldest fast food joint. You get the most authentic Mughlai Paratha here. The Paratha’s here will simply melt in your mouth. The prices are also quite reasonable.

Address: 21, Park Street Area, Kolkata (Map)
Contact No.: 033 6452 0472
Timings: 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Cuisines: Continental, North Indian
Cost For Two: Rs. 1100 approx with Alcohol; Rs. 100 for a Pint of Beer approx.

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This place is known for its Scrumptious Chateaubriand (Beef Steak) serving the delight since ages. This place is always full, be it afternoon or night.