Mughlai Paratha
Source:Food, Pleasure, and Health

The influence of the Mughals on Kolkata cuisine goes back a long way. Mughlai Paratha is on hype as amongst best brunch in Kolkata. It is the most famous street food in Kolkata. The preparation is also quite interesting where the partially cooked Paratha is covered with egg and then filled with crumbled meat.

Here’s are the best fives places in Kolkata for trying the most delicious Mughlai Paratha.

Mitra Cafe
Address: 23/37, Gariahat Road, Golpark, Kolkata
Contact No.: +91 84200 21131  +91 84201 61111
Timings: 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Cuisines: North Indian, Fast Food
Cost For Two: Rs. 300 approx.

Mitra Cafe

Located in North Kolkata, this outlet goes back a long way. You get the most credible Mughlai Paratha here. The Paratha’s here will simply melt in your mouth. The prices are also very reasonable.

The Palms
Address: 1st Floor, 19A, Meghnad Saha Sarani, Southern Avenue, Kolkata
Contact No.: 033 3099 0222
Timings: 12:00 Noon – 5:00 PM, 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Cuisines: Asian, Awadhi, North Indian, Mughlai

Cost For Two: Rs. 1100 approx.

The Plams

Near the Kalighat metro station at Southern Avenue, this place serves one of the most delicious Mughlai Parathas. The Parathas are crunchy and will leave you asking for more.

Indian Coffee House
Address: 15, Bankim Chatterjee Street, College Street, Kolkata
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

This place is iconic. The place is legendary with an old world charm look. Interesting topics have been discussed at this place for many years and the place has given solutions to various debates over past decades. Their Keema Paratha is to die for.

Samrat Snacks
Address: 409, Prince Anwar Shah Road, Near Lords Bakery More, Prince Anwar Shah Road, Kolkata
Contact No.: 033 3240 3226  +91 983120 6682
Timings: 12:00 Noon – 10:30 PM
Cuisines: Chinese, Mughlai, North Indian

Cost For Two: Rs. 400 apporx.

Samrat Snacks

Mughlai Parathas of this small restaurant in Kolkata are simply mouth-watering. The quality of the food is excellent and the prices very reasonable. The preparation of the fillings will bring you back for more.

Address: 87, Diamond Harbour Road, Behala, Kolkata
Contact No.: +91 98360 04640  +91 98360 04877
Timings: 12:00 Noon – 12:00 Midnight
Cuisines: Mughlai, North Indian

Cost For Two: Rs. 400 approx.


This place serves exquisite Mughlai Parathas. The frying is just perfect and the Parathas will smelt in your mouth. The cravings will keep coming after having one, so go with an empty stomach.