6 Most Crowded Restaurants In Kolkata During Durga Puja Where You Might Have To Queue Up Always

by Shreya Ghosh
6 Most Crowded Restaurants In Kolkata During Durga Puja Where You Might Have To Queue Up Always

Foodies, what are your plans for Durga Puja? Planning the list of pandals and restaurants in Kolkata to explore during the Puja is such a hectic task. Well, you do not need to do any hard work in researching and planning the 5 days as we have already enlisted all our recommendations to celebrate the 5 days in the grandest way possible. If you are in the mood to visit the most renowned restaurants and enjoy a gastronomic experience, here are our suggestions.

These Restaurants In Kolkata  Are A Must-Visit During Durga Puja

1. Oudh 1590

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Picture credit- Oudh 1590 Justdial

Are you a fan of biryani, kebabs, and delectable Awadhi and Mughlai cuisine? If yes, you need to head to Oudh 1590. There are hardly any biryani lovers in Kolkata who haven’t been to this restaurant before. Surrounded by the exquisite decor, mesmerising paintings, a beautiful ambience, and of course the aroma of royal food, the experience of relishing dishes here is simply fantastic. There are many outlets in different parts of the city and you might need to wait everywhere before you get to indulge in a feast at this restaurant.

Where: Multiple Outlets

When: 12 PM – 10:30 PM

Price: ₹1,400 for two people (approx.)

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2. Peter Cat


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Picture credit- Peter Cat Justdial

Who hasn’t heard about Peter Cat? This restaurant is one of the most popular and visited ones in the City of Joy. If you are interested in exploring this place during the Durga Puja, make sure you try out the famous Chelo Kebab. It can be easily said that Peter Cat is synonymous with Chelo Kebabs. Just take some extra time in hand and wait in lines to devour the deliciousness.

Where: 18A, Park Street, Park Street Area, Kolkata

When: 12 PM – 10:30 PM

Price: ₹1,400 for two people (approx.)

3. Mocambo

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Picture credit- Mocambo Justdial

Park Street is home to the city’s most loved restaurants. One of our most favourite places is Mocambo. Be it its ambience or the scrumptious dishes served, we simply love exploring this place over and over again. From the delectable starters to lip-smacking main course dishes, you will be spoilt for choices here.

Where: 25B, Park Street, Park Street Area, Kolkata

When: 12 PM – 10:30 PM

Price: ₹950 for two people (approx.)

4.  Koshe Kosha

Picture credit- Koshe Kosha Justdial

Durga Puja is incomplete without indulging in a lavish feast of traditional Bengali food. For an amazing bhuribhoj, head straight to Koshe Kosha and order some mouth-watering dishes to gorge on. From Basanti Polao to Gondhoraj Chicken, and Bhetki Paturi, you will get some scrumprious dishes to enjoy there.

Where: Multiple Outlets

When: 11 AM – 11 PM

Price: ₹1,000 for two people (approx.)

Also read: Durga Puja 2023: 8 Most Unique-Themed Puja Pandals In West Bengal To Visit This Year

5. Aminia

Hre’s a video of one of the Aminia outlets shared on Instagram by Aminia Restaurant (@aminiarestaurant).


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Another renowned biryani place on our list is Aminia. From mutton biryani to firni, this restaurant has a fantastic menu that takes care of your cravings for kebabs and many North Indian dishes. To taste the best biryani at an affordable price, your destination has to be Aminia.

Where: Multiple Outlets

When: 11 AM – 12 AM

Price: ₹800 for two people (approx.)

6. 6 Ballygunge Place

One of our favourite restaurants in Kolkata to enjoy Bangali Khaabar is 6 Ballygunge Place. The vibrant ambience and splendid menu are perfect for spending a stunning time at this place and creating some beautiful memories to cherish forever. There’s no need to spend hours in the kitchen during Puja and cook Bengali food. Instead, visit this restaurant and enjoy a feast!

Where: Multiple Outlets

When: 12 PM – 3:30 PM, &7 PM – 10:30 PM

Price: ₹700 for two people (approx.)

Have you visited any of these popular restaurants in Kolkata? If not, make sure to explore these places during Durga Puja.

Cover Image Courtesy: Instagram/ Aminia Restaurant (@aminiarestaurant), Justdial/ Peter Cat

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